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The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale

Discover The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale – and bask in the sights, sounds and experiences of Florida’s legendary Gold Coast. The only AAA five diamond hotel in the city of Fort Lauderdale featuring a beachfront location with lavish suites, a luxurious spa and nearby championship golf, this Fort Lauderdale 192 room luxury hotel & resort is an unforgettable escape.


Located along a breathtaking shoreline with the Atlantic on one side and the picturesque finger canals of the Intracoastal Waterway on the other. Convenient to a wealth of shopping and entertainment in Fort Lauderdale, and less than 4 miles from Port Everglades Cruise Terminal and 7 miles from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (FLL).


192 guest rooms, including 34  lavish One, Two, and Three – Bedroom  Residential suites overlooking the Atlantic Ocean or Intracoastal Waterway. A range of modern services, from wireless access and LCD televisions to fully integrated electronic guest control systems in every room.


Guests at The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale now have access to additional comfort, value and exclusivity with the Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge, which is included in selected Residential Suites, and available to a limited number of ocean-front guestrooms with Club reservations. The Club Lounge is often referred to as a hotel within a hotel, where a dedicated concierge tends to individual needs in a well-appointed, relaxed lounge environment with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal water way, the Venice of America. With continuous culinary offerings presented throughout the day (breakfast, light snacks, hors d’ oeuvres, beverages and sweets), access to a computer station, and exclusive amenities for Club guests, it is the ideal place to conduct business, plan a family outing or simply unwind.


More than 24,000 sq ft/2,230 sq m of meeting space including a spectacular, 8,500-sq-ft/790-sq-m Grand Ballroom accommodating up to 530 guests, the 2,900-sq-ft/269-sq-m Astor Ballroom graciously accommodating up to 180 guests and a Boardroom showcasing the latest presentation technology and state-of-the art amenities for intimate social gatherings and high-powered business meetings.


Authentic Italian cuisine three times a day at Via Luna’s al fresco oceanfront restaurant; The Lobby Bar, featuring a 16-foot-high ceiling with a hand-painted mural of Neptune; a pool bar; and The 5,000 Bottle Wine Room & Vault, stocked with an extensive collection wines from around the world.


Luxurious, full-service Ritz-Carlton Spa featuring a 99% organic Spa menu and Fitness Center with workout equipment and a choice of classes from yoga to spinning. A 29,000 sq-ft/2,694 sq–m, tropical pool deck with exclusive cabanas, a Poolside Café for casual dining and a convenient skywalk leading to the beach.


Abundant shopping and entertainment along the revitalized shorefront and historic districts of Fort Lauderdale, including Sawgrass Mills Mall, Galleria Mall, and Las Olas Boulevard. Pristine sandy beaches and a fabulous array of water sports. Less than three miles from exceptional museums and theatres, including the Bonnet House Museum and Gardens, the Museum of Art and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.

The only AAA Five Diamond award recipient in Fort Lauderdale, The Ritz-Carlton is a casually elegant beachfront retreat with unlimited amenities, such as a luxury spa offering a predominantly organic menu and ocean-inspired therapies; a heated infinity swimming pool; a private cabana level, offering mesmerizing views of the ocean; and exclusive access to members-only Grande Oaks Golf. Choose from 192 spacious guestrooms that offer breathtaking views, including the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway. You’ll enjoy the many fresh dining options; the Oceanfront Via Luna restaurant offers simple, authentic Italian cuisine.
In the Know
Book one of the expansive one-, two- or three-bedroom Residential Suites, which come complete with kitchen units — perfect for preparing family meals.Distance from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL): 7 mi/11 km Guests Receive:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Continental breakfast daily, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Resort or Hotel credit, to be utilized during stay
    • (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
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