W Fort Lauderdale

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Guests of the W Fort Lauderdale will discover a refreshing balance between style and soul. With a unique mix of innovative design, comfort and cultural influences, guests can easily relax and enjoy their vacations at this hotel. Located on Florida's Gold Coast, near Millionaire's Row, this hotel boasts a prime beach location, outdoor heated pool, onsite spa and 12,400 square feet of event space.
 
Location: Approximately 7.5 km from Fort Lauderdale International Airport

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • Eric B : Palm Springs, United States
Used to love it, now...

Love the views from (most) of the rooms here! Definitely gives you that feeling of being on the beach. Used to be a great place for platinum members to use some points, but the upgrades are not as good as they used to be, and the ever increasing resort fee is a complete scam. This hotel is still an OK value with cash & points, but I can't imagine why anyone would pay full price here (especially with that worthless resort fee). On the plus side, the rooms are clean, comfortable, and quiet and the views are great from the higher floors.

  • RJB1215 : Naples, Florida
Amazing hotel right on the beach! Service was superb!

Enjoyed our time at the W Hotel. Fantastic pool area. Lovely steak house on the premises, great location, easy walking distance to several restaurants and shops. We will definitely reside at the W Hotel again when in Lauderdale.

  • apewine : Maryland
Poor service/room layout/staff/more

My girlfriends and I stayed here for a friends special birthday trip and were all disappointed. When we checked in, the key maker broke which meant that none of us could get into our rooms (not their fault but they did not handle it well and caused much confusion). We had all requested to be on the same floor to be near each other (11 of us, some sharing rooms). When I checked in, the agent changed my room to be near my friends, however when I went to pick up my key card, on 2 separate occasions, I was taken to a room on a different floor. When I was heading to my room a bellman came out of the elevator, he was on his phone, did not hold the doors for me and my hands were full of baggage, etc. the elevator doors shut, I dropped a bag and he kept walking by. I ordered a cheeseburger at the pool and received a sad, small,two patties burger that was probably 6 ounces, it came without the cheese, and it was cold. It cost $18. Our drinks took 45 minutes to arrive. We finally gave up on our 2nd round and went to the bar where we saw our server on her phone and joking with the other servers at which time she saw us and said, “I have your drinks right here. I was letting the rain die down some.” We braved the rain to get them and it’s not our job, plus automatic gratuity was added because we were a party over 5 people. That evening we met in the ‘Living Room’ for cocktails before dinner. The bar was not busy, there may have been 5 people at the bar and 3 bartenders. Clearly this bartender had an issue multi-tasking as I was standing next to a current guest that he addressed, served an additional drink, handed and processed the check, all without acknowledging that I was standing there. Conversely, I stepped down a few feet and there was a female bartender who acknowledged me directly while finishing another guests drink! Saw her a couple of times while staying and she was great! The rooms while spacious, had little closet room. They were so cramped that there was no where to hang a dress. The bathrooms did not have an outside door, so if you had a roomie, you better be close! There was also mold in the shower. I’m not sure they actually scrub. The room service server was excellent!I expected a lot more from this property.

  • Alicia S : Woodstock, Georgia
Son birthday weekend

The customers service was outstanding with Evan's and the insider. Thank you my son enjoyed his birthday. When I arrived at the hotel you had about 4 valet parking attendant and not one of them offered to bring all my luggages up to my room. They watch me unload then ask for my keys. Other then that Evans went above and beyond to make sure everything was good with my stay. The view and the room the amenities everything is just great.

  • James K : Houston, Texas
Is it a hotel or a nightclub?

The hotel offers everything you would imagine. Great pool deck area and gym. The main areas are loud with a large bar and music. It felt more like a disco than a lobby. The location is good on Fort Lauderdale Beach. The rooms seem to have lower quality amenities and fixtures. I did not like how the bathroom was enclosed by a curtain and not a real room with shaded glass showing the shower from the main room.

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Resort fees (if applicable) must be paid directly to the hotel
  • Hotel transfers for packages to USA
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature
  • 517 Rooms
  • 3 restaurants
  • Bars
  • 2 outdoor heated infinity edge pools
  • Whirlpools
  • Cabana rentals (fee)
  • Spa (fee)
  • Fitness centre
  • Salon (fee) 
  • 24-hour Front Desk
  • Internet (fee)
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry and dry cleaning
  • Business centre (fee)
  • Concierge
  • Safety deposit boxes at front desk (fee)
  • Parking (fee)
  • Conference facilities (fee)
  • Smoke-free hotel
Wonderful Room includes:
  • One king or two double beds
  • 400 square feet
  • Balconies available
  • Views of Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal Waterway
  • Open concept bathroom with privacy shutters (shutters available only in double rooms) 
  • Complimentary toiletries, scale, robe, slippers, hairdryer
  • A/C
  • Flat screen TV
  • CD/DVD player
  • In-room movies
  • Pillow menu
  • Alarm clock/radio
  • Mini-bar (fee)
  • Coffee-maker
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Free newspaper weekdays
  • In-room safe
  • Internet/Wi-Fi (fee)
  • Maximum occupancy of 4, up to 3 children
For the Kids - Babysitting or child care service available for a fee.
Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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  • W Fort Lauderdale
    Fort Lauderdale,United States

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W Fort Lauderdale
401 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-4205

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. Escapes.ca cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules.

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