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Pelican Grand-right on Ocean! 2 Queen Beds - Best Unit in the Resort !!
2000 N Ocean Blvd, Unit 512, Fort Lauderdale, FL
The price is CA $294 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
5/5Exceptional! (110 reviews)
Perfect getaway spot

"We completely enjoyed our stay. Nice, quiet, family friendly property. Very clean."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 17, 2020

Pelican Grand-right on Ocean! 2 Queen Beds - Best Unit in the Resort !!
Casa Pellegrino Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
2007 N Ocean Drive, Hollywood, FL
The price is CA $143 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.8/5Exceptional! (155 reviews)

"Family owned business. Beautiful property, comfortable and clean rooms. Great location, walking distance to the beach and restaurants, free parking, free WIFI. The best part is the hospitality of the staff, thanks Alessandro. Great Limoncello you don't regret to buy it."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 22, 2020

Casa Pellegrino Boutique Hotel
Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club
4 out of 5
1700 South Ocean Lane, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $245 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.6/5Exceptional! (982 reviews)

"Nice beach resort with a good location, pool and beach."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 31, 2020

Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club
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Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort
4 out of 5
1111 N. Ocean Dr., Hollywood, FL
The price is CA $281 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,009 reviews)

"Beautiful property, clean, excellent service as usual."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 8, 2020

Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort
Premiere Hotel
2 out of 5
3110 Belmar Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL
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4.5/5Wonderful! (743 reviews)

"Property clean good service muy cerca de la playa el personal muy atento"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 22, 2020

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Wyndham Deerfield Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
2096 NE 2nd Street, Deerfield Beach, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $166 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.4/5Wonderful! (974 reviews)

"The only con during this time, was not having maid service except for every 3 days. when I go away I have no interest in cleaning my room on a daily basis. It would be nice to have the option. Otherwise everything else was wonderful."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 16, 2020

Wyndham Deerfield Beach Resort
Sheraton Suites Fort Lauderdale Plantation
4 out of 5
311 N University Dr, Plantation, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $145 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.3/5Excellent! (985 reviews)

"Had a wonderful time. The staff friendly and very welcoming."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2020

Sheraton Suites Fort Lauderdale Plantation
Hyatt Place Ft. Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port
3 out of 5
91 Sw 18th Ave, Dania Beach, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $93 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
4.3/5Excellent! (970 reviews)

"Quick stay.. no complaints. Would stay again. Restaurants nearby."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 20, 2020

Hyatt Place Ft. Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
3030 Holiday Dr, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $227 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
4.3/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"The first room they gave us was not clean. Dirty floors body hair on the night stand and it smelled of Chinese food. The second room was very nice. This hotel over all needs to be updated. 400.00 a night and there are broken tiles ETC in the bathrooms. Pillows smelled like wet dogs . Staff was ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 31, 2020

Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa
Club Wyndham Palm-Aire
3 out of 5
2601 N Palm Aire Dr, Pompano Beach, FL
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4.2/5Excellent! (658 reviews)

"Nice property an nice staff an the room was cleaned"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 28, 2020

Club Wyndham Palm-Aire
Hollywood Beachside Boutique Suites
3 out of 5
609 North Ocean Drive Suite #31, Hollywood, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $72 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.2/5Very Good! (1,072 reviews)

"Excelente hotel muy recomendado limpio cerca de la playa parqueo seguro"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 21, 2020

Hollywood Beachside Boutique Suites
Pelican Grand Beach Resort - A Noble House Resort
4 out of 5
2000 North Ocean Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $182 per night from Dec 9 to Dec 10
4.2/5Very Good! (1,086 reviews)

"Very good the view and the staff i ll try to go back again"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 5, 2020

Pelican Grand Beach Resort - A Noble House Resort
The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
4 out of 5
321 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $147 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
4.1/5Very Good! (1,044 reviews)

"Robert Munn and his staff are amazing. We were somewhat demanding on this particular trip and the exceeded all of our expectations. The hotel is amazingly clean and the staff are all truly wonderful."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2020

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Diplomat Beach Resort Hollywood, Curio Collection by Hilton
4.5 out of 5
3555 S Ocean Dr, Hollywood, FL
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4.1/5Very Good! (1,397 reviews)

"Great hotel. Geared more towards business travelers. Location is ok but the best part is that you can walk straight from the pool to the beach!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 17, 2020

Diplomat Beach Resort Hollywood, Curio Collection by Hilton
Hyatt Place Ft. Lauderdale/Plantation
3 out of 5
8530 W Broward Blvd, Plantation, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $93 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.1/5Very Good! (965 reviews)

"Love this place ❤️"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 7, 2020

Hyatt Place Ft. Lauderdale/Plantation
Embassy Suites Deerfield Beach - Resort & Spa
3.5 out of 5
950 South Ocean Way, Deerfield Beach, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $167 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16
4/5Very Good! (963 reviews)

"Amazing stay! Right on the beach! Cute little restaurant and pool area❤️"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 21, 2020

Embassy Suites Deerfield Beach - Resort & Spa
Beachcomber Resort & Club
3 out of 5
1200 South Ocean Boulevard, Pompano Beach, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $136 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"The front desk staffs were very cordial, they went above and beyond to make my stay very pleasant experience! Beside that the kid who was in charge to supervise the beach who was somewhat rude to me; the place can use a little upgrade... I have a pleasant experience and i will go back again, hopefully ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 21, 2020

Beachcomber Resort & Club
Ocean Sky Hotel and Resort
4 out of 5
4060 Galt Ocean Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $169 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4/5Very Good! (1,635 reviews)

"For the money it was a very good deal. It is an older hotel so expect really fancy. But we were very happy that the room was clean. It had a fridge, microwave, and coffee pot. The beach and pool were very nice and wish we had taken advantage of it more. It was a convenient location. It was quiet ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 3, 2020

Ocean Sky Hotel and Resort
Best Western Plus Deerfield Beach Hotel & Suites
2.5 out of 5
1050 E Newport Center Dr, Deerfield Beach, FL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $89 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
3.8/5Good! (987 reviews)

"The hotel was very clean. Very good housekeeping. Front desk staff was super friendly. Grab and go breakfast was decent. My only complaint ( which I did not complain to staff about) was the air conditioner. When we entered the room at first it was really cold and then in the middle of the night it ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 22, 2020

Best Western Plus Deerfield Beach Hotel & Suites
Pier Sixty-six & Marina
3.5 out of 5
S.E 17TH ST CAUSEWAY, 2301, Fort Lauderdale, FL
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3.8/5Good! (1,184 reviews)

"When I arrived the room smelled like fish. I requested a new room. I was told “well we’re by the ocean.” The ocean didn’t smell as fishy as the room. I did like that it was within walking distance to restaurants and close to the cruise port. I won’t stay here again. I only stayed because my usual ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 15, 2020

Pier Sixty-six & Marina
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Where Should We Stay in Fort Lauderdale?

If you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Fort Lauderdale is a good choice. The beaches, entertainment, and excursions are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Take to the air and fly into Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL-Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Fort Lauderdale, FL (FXE-Fort Lauderdale Executive), which is located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city center. Fort Lauderdale has 365 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding where you want to stay.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Pelican Grand Beach Resort - A Noble House Resort - Offers a private beach, an outdoor pool, and 2 restaurants. Guests like the overall comfort and quiet location at this 4-star hotel.

Wyndham Deerfield Beach Resort - Features an outdoor pool, 3 restaurants, and free WiFi. This resort is rated 3.5 stars.

Beachcomber Resort & Villas - Offers 2 outdoor pools, a private beach, and a restaurant. Guests like the overall comfort at this 3-star resort.

Hollywood Beachside Boutique Suites - Features an outdoor pool, 2 restaurants, and babysitting services. The clean rooms and central location make this 4-star resort popular with guests.

When Should We Visit Fort Lauderdale?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Fort Lauderdale.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 90°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 58°F
  • Driest months: December, January, February, and April, with an average rainfall of 2.94 inches
  • Rainiest months: June, September, August, and July, with an average rainfall of 8.66 inches

What Should We See and Do in Fort Lauderdale?

While you are visiting Fort Lauderdale, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Aventura Mall and Historic Stranahan House Museum. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Bonnet House Museum and Gardens, Hugh Taylor Birch State Park, and Port Everglades.

Fort Lauderdale is also known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Excursions
  • Marina
  • Shopping
  • Live music
  • Entertainment

Getting Around Fort Lauderdale

If you want to journey outside of the city, hop aboard a train from Fort Lauderdale Station, Fort Lauderdale Station, or Fort Lauderdale Airport Station. Fort Lauderdale may not have many public transit options to choose from so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Fort Lauderdale like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Fort Lauderdale is a good choice. The beaches, entertainment, and excursions are just some of the things that make this a good place for family vacations. Take to the air and fly into Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood Intl. Airport (FLL), which is the closest airport, or Miami Intl. Airport (MIA), which is located 25 mi (40.2 km) from the center of Fort Lauderdale.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation in Fort Lauderdale?
Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 3 outdoor pools and a kids’ club. Other choices to stay with the kids include Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club and Pelican Grand Beach Resort - A Noble House Resort.
How many family-friendly hotels are there in Fort Lauderdale?
Expedia has 328 hotels in Fort Lauderdale that are great for families.
What's the weather like in Fort Lauderdale?
The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 82°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 68°F. The rainiest months in Fort Lauderdale are June, September, August, and July, with each month seeing an average of 9 inches of rainfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in Fort Lauderdale?
While you and your family are vacationing in Fort Lauderdale, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Las Olas Boulevard and Port Everglades. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like Fort Lauderdale Beach, Hollywood Beach, and Sawgrass Mills.

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