Upscale hotels are highlighting Greater Fort Lauderdale's new luxury living story - bringing upscale living to the beachfront. Greater Fort Lauderdale's upscale hotels have arrived, placing a luxury stamp on an already casually sophisticated destination. Visit http://www.sunny.org/hotels/luxe/
In 2007, the 373-room Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort with a zero-entry pool, grocery and beach concierges arrived.
In May 2007, the $240 million, 166-room The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale opened with a stylish gourmet restaurant and a wine room featuring more than 1,000 different bottles.
In 2009, the W Fort Lauderdale added another 346 luxury rooms and a hotel-condominium concept to Greater Fort Lauderdale, as well as a signature Stephen Starr restaurant, Ted Gibson Salon and renowned Bliss® Spa.