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Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Me, my husband, and two children ages 10 and 12 stayed here for one night before our cruise. It is very conveniently located to the port. The rooms were clean and had everything we needed or expected. I am a Marriott elite member and was disappointed the concierge club is closed on the weekend but they comp'd us 2 breakfasts...

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

This hotel had very friendly staff who were always willing to help. The room service was very good and had excellent choices. It was close to the cruise ports which was fun to see. There are plenty of stores within walking distance in case you forget something at home.

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Cave Creek, Arizona
Reviewed 9 December 2014

This is a typical, average hotel. It's a practical location close to the cruise terminal with a number of restaurants within walking distance. The rooms are clean although inconsistently stocked (we had to ask for shampoo, a colleague had to ask for coffee, etc.). A key issue is that the smoking area is right outside the front door so if...

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Lori L, General Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback during you recent stay with us. With regards to the smoking area, we do our best to provide a location for everyone that is appropriate. As it is off to the side of the front entrance, this usually provides a comfortable area for all of our guests to enjoy the beautiful Florida weather. And I...

Port Charlotte, Florida
Reviewed 9 December 2014

Close to airport and cruise ship port! Nice facility with restaurant and bar. Pool, hot tub, small store for snacks and drinks. Free coffee during the week. Valet and self park. Charge for both. Close to convention center. Charge for wifi. Nice lobby. Quick elevators! Nice staff. Smoking outside only. Nice bathroom with rain showerhead. Comfortable bed. No fridge. Safe...

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Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

Beautiful lobby. Room was large but had no warmth - pretty much a big square space. Bathroom ok but I had trouble figuring out the shower and it pelted me when it first came on. Surprised that there was not a small fridge in room. Parking was 25.00/night. There are a few restaurants in the area, convenient in that regard...

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Lori L, General Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with during your recent trip to Fort Lauderdale. I do apologize that the shower gave you trouble. There are personal settings that can be adjusted prior to using the unit for the guests convenience and comfort. Although we do not have refrigerators in the guest rooms, we do have them available for rental through the hotel....

toronto
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Stayed at the Renaissance post cruise and found the hotel to be so convenient to everything. Shops are close by and beach trolly takes you to beach areas and Galleria Mall. It stops right across the street from the hotel and you can purchase a day pass for a minimal fee. Cruise port is just a few minutes by taxi....

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London, Canada
Reviewed 3 December 2014

This hotel is situated a 3 minute walk to the "Trendy" East Las Olas Blvd area, which is full of cool shops and great food! The hotel has its own restaurant that serves excellent food at a modest price. Well presented and tasty - worth the time to try even if only at the bar. I arrived just as the...

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Reviewed 3 December 2014

We've taken 2 cruises from Ft. Launderdale and flew in the night before sailing. This hotel is very close to the port and is a beautiful property. The rooms are more than adequate and the restaurant has a nice Sunday buffet. Start eating large before the cruise. A shuttle to the boat gets you there in plenty of time

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atlanta
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Stayed here 2 nights before a cruise. Location is within walking distance of lots of restaurants and stores. Nice Marriott property with great beds and rooms. Breakfast was good and coffee awesome. No mini-bar or robes though.

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Reviewed 27 November 2014

We came off our cruise on the Sunday to await our flight back to London on Tuesday. As the Renaissance stay was part of a package we had not anticipated too high a standard. We could not have been more wrong. The hotel is ideally situated within 10 minutes of the port, albeit we had to blag a drop-off as...

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Additional Information about Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel

Address: 1617 SE 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range: RM562 - RM1,390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 236
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale Renaissance
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#11 Luxury Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#17 On the Beach Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#33 Romantic Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
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“High floor - waterway view”
french4us, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“face the ocean and check out all the cruise ships in port”
jerryr111, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Tip, if you have a Marriot Rewards Number, your wifi is free!”
106stephenu, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There are rooms with a view of the cruise ships.”
Expctation, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
J1857PGchrism, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
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