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Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel

PricelineUS$ 110*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Just got off a flight in Miami International from St. Marrteen and had to stay over at this hotel for business reasons. The hotel is nice and convenient to the cruise ships. The bar was modern, four or so TV's and we had a night cap before going to bed. The crab cake appetizer with a side of fries was...

1Thank msdet1529
Hotchkiss, Colorado
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Our Star Vista host cruise picked the Renaissance for thier host hotel. This was great although the great room rate was only good for 1 night. We stayed 2 nights so as to be at the port area just in case of flight delays or weather. We had to make 2 seperate reservations, at 2 different rates and rooms. Luckly...

Thank moparmesa
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We booked 2 nights before a cruise for proximity to the Port and water taxi. I have stayed at dozens of Mariott chain properties for work and personal travel and was not impressed with my stay especially for the price I paid. At check-in there was only one agent at the desk which made for long wait to only end...

2Thank Melody M
Erika B, Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Melody M, Thank you for your feedback. We apologize for the inconvenience that you experienced at check-in and with your room. The proper departments have been informed and will address it with their team. We also appreciate the good comments about our Beverage and Food ambassadors. We hope you will still consider us for your future stay. Sincerely, Erika...

Monroe, Louisiana
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We did an overnight layover at the Renaissance (2nd year in a row we did this) on our way back from the Caribbean. The location is perfect for this as its less than 10 minutes from FLL. The previous year, we had a layover for a cruise. That was even better as there was cheap transportation to the cruise terminal...

Thank RaanNaledIt
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We had a 3 day training at the Renaissance - which had all the necessary facilities for the purpose. Solid breakfast (with pancakes) and in-house lunch. Several good restaurants in walking distance. The beach was great as well.

Thank JaneBis
Quicksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Renaissance is located right across from the Fort Lauderdale Cruise port. It is the perfect place to stay before or after a cruise. The taxi is around $20 from the airport or from the port. The accommodations are excellent. The rooms are clean and the beds are fantastic. Moreover, the staff is very nice and accommodating. We've been able...

1Thank philipb445
New Jersey, USA
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Very average hotel. Not bad. Nothing special. Survives easily on its proximity to cruise ships. Rooms are very average (pillows poor). If you are cruising out of Ft. Lauderdale, it is very convenient. But not a place to go out of your way to stay, otherwise.

Thank ubos13
Erika B, Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ubos13, We appreciate your comments. We hope you consider staying with us again on your next visit to Fort Lauderdale. Sincerely, Erika Sanchez Assistant General Manager 9546261708

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Great hotel, very clean and friendly. Great location if you are taking a cruise from port everglades and not that far from Fort Lauderdale beach. Nice big check in and very polite and helpful Really nice rooms, we was on the 10th floor I think where you can see the cruise ships from your room as long as you get...

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Roswell, Georgia
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

A great staff that made my business trip perfect. From someone who has spent some 40 years in the road. This is top notch for the business traveler or if you are going on a cruise out of Ft Lauderdale. Highly recommend.

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We stay at the renaissance every time we cruise out of Lauderdale....in the past this hotel has been dark and out of date....but what a nice surprise this time. The lobby was bright and stylish. The attitudes of the people behind the desk was much more pleasant than in the past reflecting the new decor and the bellman and valets...

Thank jerryr111

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Additional Information about Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel

Address: 1617 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1720
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range: ₹ 8,080 - ₹ 21,202 (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
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#33 Romantic Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#37 Business 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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