fort lauderdale loves brits!

Blue skies, golden sands, swaying green palms and turquoise waters. Greater Fort Lauderdale specialises in warm, sunny days.

Located in 'Subtropical' South East Florida, Greater Fort Lauderdale has an average temperature of 25C year round and 3,000 hours of sunshine recorded each year. Click here for weather forecast in Celsius.

Enjoy alfresco dining at waterfront restaurants or sip a fruit cocktail beachside. Accommodations suit all needs and pockets from luxury hotels to small personal family run properties. For shopaholics, shop ‘til you drop at Sawgrass Mills, the largest discount outlet mall in the world, or the splash the cash at the boutique shops and galleries on the chic Las Olas Boulevard

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Visiting from the UK? Top Things to see and do:

  • Take a waterway tour of mansions and megayachts of the rich and famous
  • Power-shop at Sawgrass Mills designer outlet mall
  • Take an exhilarating airboat tour across the Florida Everglades 
  • Scuba dive and explore the colorful reefs and wrecks just off shore - no boat required!
  • Light up the night in downtown Fort Lauderdale's Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District, Seminole Hard Rock, The Village at Gulfstream Park, or Las Olas Bouelvard.
  • Play a round of golf at one of the 60 golf courses
  • Catch the sea breeze on the beachfront promenade, or kick it up a notch and learn to paddleboard or kite surf.

sunny interests

hidden gems

Looking to experience a different side of Greater Fort Lauderdale? From full moon parties and live mermaid shows to nighttime Everglades tours and ghost tours along the New River, you'll find it here.

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bikinis to martinis

After a day in the sun, heat up your night! Sip under the stars, learn to salsa, LOL at a comedy club or hit the slots at the casino. With so much to do, you may have to stay up past your bedtime!

below the surface

Welcome to a multi-tiered natural reef system stretching almost 70 miles and more than 80 wrecks and artificial reefs, some as close as 100 yards offshore, including the sunken wreck Miracle of Life.

bags 2 go

Bags to Go allows you to check-in to your flight & check luggage before you even leave the hotel or cruise ship. TSA-certified employees pick up the bags & send to airport to be placed on your flight.

natural wonders

Visit sea turtles on the beach, butterflies in an aviary, or an eight-foot gator in the Everglades. Throw in a kayaking excursion through a mangrove forest or paddleboard down the New River.

fit lauderdale

Bike or walk along A1A. Hike the Everglades. Enjoy a workout or healthy fare at a spa. Greater Fort Lauderdale is a panacea for healthy living - and anyone hoping to stay fit while enjoying a holiday.