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Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 16 September 2014

I attended a conference that booked this hotel for it's attendees. The good news......good location - 5 min to the port 15 min to the airport Lots of restaurants in the area. Some of the rooms have been recently renovated. Bad news.......there is a lot of construction going on. Older rooms as you would expect are clean but tired. You...

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Went for a convention and our group stayed here. Most of the stay was nice, rooms were nice with a great pillow selection but my view was of the roof over the front doors and it had lots of tools and tar smell. Stayed in my room one day due to rain and constant noise from construction. Last day I...

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

Thank you for staying with us while attending a convention in Fort Lauderdale. I do apologize for the noise you encountered while you were a guest of ours. The hotel is renovating all of its guest rooms and will be completed in a few short weeks. The floor you stayed on was being prepared for renovation the following day and...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 9 September 2014

i have stayed here the last couple trips to the FLL area for business. It's much nicer inside that it looks outside (pretty standard for Florida hotels). Beds are comfortable and clean. Nice pool with a small lap lane. Fitness center is clean and nice. Right next to cruise port. Lots of beautiful boats around the hotel. Under a 20$...

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Emma S, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and your continued loyalty. I am pleased you were able to enjoy the various amenities we have to offer. We look forward to welcoming you back next quarter. Many Thanks, Emma S, Guest Relations Manager

New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 September 2014

This was my second stay at the hotel. It was very enjoyable. The room I received was freshly renovated and you can smell the new carpet smell in the hallways and rooms.. The beds in the double rooms are queen sized, not the full sized beds at some other Marriott properties. Walking distance to several restaurants and minutes by taxi...

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Bellevue, Washington
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

A nice clean and friendly place. The front desk crew were very pleasant and helpful. Good location for leaving on a cruise. New carpet and talented entertainer in the lounge was a nice surprise. I would stay here again and recommend it to family

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Emma S, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you MK, We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. I am so pleased you found our team pleasant and helpful! Thank you for noticing a couple of the updates we have made as part of our renovation. We look forward to welcoming you, your friends and your family next time you are in the area!...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Great value. Rooms newly renovated very tastefully. Nice comfortable beds. Easy connection with cruise port shuttle to get you on your way. Lots of restaurants and amenities close by for pre-cruise needs.

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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We stayed here prior to our cruise trip. It was a great decision due to: 1. They provide free breakfast, WIFI internet to Gold member. We really appreciate it 2. It is close to water taxi stand 5. Use the back entrance near the fountain. Walk toward the Fort Lauderdale museum and you will pass Hilton hotel. The stop is...

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Emma S, Guest Relations Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us. We are happy you enjoyed free breakfast and our location. I hope despite the noise from the ice machine that you managed to have a restful night’s sleep. In future please let us know and we would be more than happy to move you to a quieter room....

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Reviewed 31 August 2014

Had a hard time deciding between the Renaissance and the Hyatt for our one night pre-cruise in Fort Lauderdale. Both hotels were offering fantastic rates, but I'm a loyal Marriott guy and decided to go with the Renaissance. I'm glad that I did. We ended up in a newly remodeled king room on the 11th floor. It had modern decor,...

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Reviewed 31 August 2014

I stay at this hotel at least twice per month for two to four days each visit. It is a fantastic hotel, great service and more than hospitable staff. They are always ready and offering to assist with any need. The breakfast in the restaurant is fantastic. The staff remembers me and calls me by name, making me feel welcome...

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 August 2014

I hosted my cruise wedding block here and everything was fantastic. I know that they were going through some renovations and I was able to request that my guests be put into those rooms. The hotel was great at accommodating that request. The rooms were beautiful. The service was excellent. My guests kept on commenting on how they thought that...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
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  • Multilingual Staff

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: $194 - $460 (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
Hotel Style:
#11 Luxury Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#17 On the Beach Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#33 Romantic Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#37 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
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