Where to stay around Fort Lauderdale?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,687 holiday lettings near Fort Lauderdale. From 1,389 condos to 1,385 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Fort Lauderdale is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fort Lauderdale?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fort Lauderdale:

  • Lauderdale Beach: 107 holiday homes
  • Las Olas Isles: 293 holiday homes
  • Sunrise Intracoastal: 266 holiday homes
  • Central Fort Lauderdale: 496 holiday homes
  • Central Beach: 249 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Fort Lauderdale?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Fort Lauderdale. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Port Everglades: 5,765 holiday lettings
  • Greater Fort Lauderdale-Broward County Convention Center: 5,608 holiday lettings
  • Fort Lauderdale Beach Park: 5,430 holiday lettings
  • Broward County Library: 5,221 holiday lettings
  • Fort Lauderdale History Center: 5,250 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Fort Lauderdale listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent condos in Fort Lauderdale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,389 condos in Fort Lauderdale. Our other popular types of Fort Lauderdale holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,385 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 1,235 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 114 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fort Lauderdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,280 holiday homes with pool available in Fort Lauderdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental property or villas in Fort Lauderdale, Florida your home away from home

    Fort Lauderdale has extremely deep roots in the oceans which surround the town. However long you stay in a holiday rental in Fort Lauderdale you cannot run out of activities to try or places to explore. The beaches are among the best in Florida with many miles of soft, golden sands stretching along the peaceful coastline.

    Things to do on holiday to Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    There are over 23 miles of golden sands from which to choose from a Fort Lauderdale private rental villa, meaning you will always be able to get a fantastic spot on which to set out your towel, grab a cocktail and let the world drift by. The beaches are very easily accessible from any of the Fort Lauderdale holiday villas, and the sea is easily warm enough to swim in at any time of the year. Fringed by palm trees, Fort Lauderdale’s beaches are very popular, especially the famous Hollywood Beach, which brims with free entertainment.

    Family holidays are fantastically catered for from Fort Lauderdale accommodation, as there are more sports available than you could possibly imagine. Keeping your children engrossed and active from a holiday rental villa in Fort Lauderdale couldn’t be easier, all you have to decide is which leisure activity to try. There are endless walking and cycling trails throughout the area, but it is the water sports available from a Fort Lauderdale private rental which really set pulses racing. The marine life that calls Fort Lauderdale home is sensational, meaning that you can explore the amazing underwater world with a snorkel direct from the beach. Scuba diving absolutely thrives, and there are some magnificent dive sites all along the 23 miles of Fort Lauderdale coastline. Known as the ‘Venice of America’ due to its extensive waterways and links to the sea, sailing, boat trips and activities like windsurfing are extremely easy to organise from a self catering holiday rental in Fort Lauderdale, and the facilities are world class.

    Away from the coastline, a Fort Lauderdale property is a great base for golfing holidays in the sun too. There are almost 40 golf courses in the immediate vicinity of a Fort Lauderdale holiday villa, offering lush fairways, fast greens and stunning scenery.

    Fort Lauderdale is filled with culture too. There are annual jazz, art and theatrical festivals throughout the year, mainly centred on the Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District. Opera, ballet and concerts are hugely popular in the area, and there are some magnificent museums to visit from the Museum of Discovery and Science to the Museum of Art.

    When the sun finally sets, the clubs and bars of the waterfront really warm up. You can find evening entertainment to suit any budget or tastes, with jazz clubs, comedy clubs and dance clubs to visit. You can even test the speed of your feet in a salsa bar.

    Places to visit on holiday to Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    Pompano Beach is a fantastic three mile stretch of powder soft sand where families flock during the day. The wide sands mean that there is plenty of room for playing beach football, volleyball or rugby, and there are some wonderful beach cafes and restaurants to shade from the sun.

    Weather in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    Whenever you decide to visit a villa rental in Fort Lauderdale the weather will be brilliant. The days are long and warm all year round, with rain rare, and if it does occur, it is very fast to disappear. Average monthly temperatures in July and August settle around 31˚C, and in January, they remain above 21˚C.

    Travel to Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    Miami International Airport (MIA) is perfectly located for reaching a Fort Lauderdale holiday rental villa. Located 48km from the centre of Fort Lauderdale, Miami Airport receives direct flights from the UK provided by British Airways, meaning that you can be settling into your private rental in Fort Lauderdale within 10 hours of leaving home.

    Activities and attractions in Fort Lauderdale

    Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Fort Lauderdale has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Deerfield Beach Pier (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
    • Funderdome (2 mi / 3.2 km)
    • Water Taxi (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
    • Ride Rocketman South Florida (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Boomers (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • K1 Speed (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)

    Seasonal weather in Fort Lauderdale

    Travellers speak highly of Fort Lauderdale for its boating. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Fort Lauderdale

    Fort Lauderdale is famous for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunrises. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fort Lauderdale is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Gumbo Limbo Nature Center (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
    • Las Olas Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • Sebastian Street Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Fort Lauderdale Beach Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Fort Lauderdale Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)