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Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel

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New York
Reviewed 8 November 2014

i was a guest for Friday and Saturday night. What a dissappointment. Very poorly managed hotel. The lounge is closed on weekends but the hotel is 100% full. Not nice. There is no restaurant at night. Food service is in the bar with very limited seating and only 1 server. It took forever to order and haing our plates removed...

2Thank rg142
Lori L, General Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us last weekend. I do apologize for the lack in service that you experienced in several areas of our hotel. With regards to the Concierge Lounge, although it does close on weekends in most Renaissance Hotels, we do offer a complimentary buffet breakfast on both Saturdays and Sundays. I appreciate your feedback and will follow...

Reviewed 3 November 2014

My wife and I stayed three nights for the boat show. Good location, across from the convention center. Our room on the 10th floor was newly remodeled and very nicely done. Beds in particular are extremely comfortable. The toilet needed adjustment as the flapper often doesn't close so it runs. Also, the decorative box that the coffee and tea is...

2Thank NorthstarTravellers
Lakeside, California, United States
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Stayed here for one night prior to our cruise, but would stay again even if not going to leave from port Everglades which is quite close. Convenient taxi ride from airport, they have an excellent shuttle service for $6 per person to cruise port. Most important, excellent service at this hotel. Everyone was friendly, but the porters/bellhop are the kindest...

2Thank Cathy H
Christiansted, St. Croix
Reviewed 30 October 2014

My son and I are staying here right now! We are here because he is a new and enrolled student to the Art Institute of Ft Lauderdale! I am so happy I made this choice! Not only because the Art Institute is directly behind the hotel-- but because the staff is excellent! From the moment we came we were greeted...

2Thank raradelioness
Conyers, Georgia
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Great place to stay pre cruise, this was our second year. Location is great, renovations are great, staff is great. Inexpensive and easy transport to cruise terminal $6 per person. Highly recommend this hotel!

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Fort Myers Florida
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We recently stayed at the 17th Street Renaissance. The rooms have been renovated and are done well. Streamlined and modern with a homy feel. The location is great. Next to a myriad of really good restaurants, shopping and the convention center. The people are friendly and courteous and the service was adequate. All of our needs were fulfilled, some took...

3Thank RON0410
Mount Dora, Florida
Reviewed 8 October 2014

We've stayed here before and enjoyed it. And it wasn't that we didn't enjoy this stay. But we did encounter a couple of things that don't have to be as they are. I'll start with the best parts. There are certainly bargain prices available here depending on the time of year and what conventions are taking place. When we checked...

4Thank mommabean
Lori L, General Manager at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for writing to us and giving such a comprehensive review. We appreciate you noting many of the positive features of your stay and our property. In particularly I am pleased that our team here took great care of you and we will recognize Michael, Rafael, Cee-cee and Yamilla for their exceptional efforts. To address some of your concerns...

Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Great location for pre cruise. Nice size rooms with large safe, coffee maker. Internet in room for a fee. One block to Starbucks. Short walk to water taxi. Senior discount available. Pool and Jacuzzi, bar and restaurant.

1Thank jerwick
Fruit Cove, Florida
Reviewed 2 October 2014

I drove down from the Jacksonville area with three friends the day before our cruise. We were immediately greeted by valet, who helped us to unload our luggage. Bell service was prompt and escorted us to check-in and to our room. The front desk staff was fabulous, friendly, and very efficient. The room was recently refurbished, and it was beautiful...

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 18 September 2014

I stayed here for 6 nights while attending training at the Convention Center which is across the street. It was very clean and the bed was comfortable. The staff were all friendly and helpful. They're in the middle of remodeling and I was in a room that had not been remodeled yet, on the 3rd floor. Where I was located...

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

Thank you for sharing your comments. I am going to send someone right away to look at the ice machine and get it fixed. I apologize that you had to keep going to alternate machines. If you had let us know while you were on property we would have been more than happy to fix it straight away. I am...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: ₹ 8,288 - ₹ 20,495 (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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“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.”
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