Discovering the best of Fort Lauderdale — hotel deals and discounts
From beautiful beaches to an elaborate canal system earning it the title of “Venice of America,” Fort Lauderdale vacations feature plenty of opportunities for fun on the water. Fort Lauderdale is a prime vacation spot with its popular beaches, rich nightlife, and mouthwatering cuisine. You’ll find more than enough to do to fill your calendar from sun up to sun down…even if it’s just sitting on the beach, watching the waves lap against the shore. To receive the best discounts on your Fort Lauderdale hotels, make your reservations through the AARP® Travel Center Powered by Expedia®.
You’ll receive either your built-in AARP discount or the best hotel rate from Expedia — whichever saves you more. Plus, when senior citizens book Fort Lauderdale flights, hotels, activities, and car rentals together, they save even more money.
Prime beach vacationing in Fort Lauderdale
Visitors to Fort Lauderdale love to snorkel in the crystal-clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean, sun on seven miles of immaculate beaches, walk the seaside promenade while checking out the popular wave wall, take relaxing (and romantic) gondola rides along the intricate canal system, and spend the day trying to lure tonight’s dinner with a fishing pole. Deerfield Beach and its coves are perfect for exploring, while Hillsboro Beach, home to the Hillsboro Lighthouse, is a great spot to discover nesting sea turtles from May to October. While a stay near Pompano Beach puts you close to championship golf and horse racing. When you’re ready to book your reservation, you can opt for one of our popular Fort Lauderdale hotel deals for seniors near any of the pristine beaches along the area’s 23 miles of coast, find the perfect spot at the AARP Travel Center.
Find the best deals and discounts on Fort Lauderdale hotels
No matter your preference, you won’t be left lacking a selection of hotels in Fort Lauderdale for AARP members. With the money you save, you can afford an extra day…or maybe buy some gifts for the grandkids back home. Whether you want to stay at an upscale resort on the beach, a quaint bed and breakfast along the canals, or modest hotels catering to families, seniors find plenty of choices for Fort Lauderdale hotels at the lowest rates when they visit the AARP Travel Center.
Outdoor activities in Fort Lauderdale when not at the beach
There is so much more to Ft. Lauderdale than a day spent on the beach with a book in one hand, a cold drink in the other, and your toes in the sand…not that there’s anything wrong with that. You can hop on a water taxi and explore the more than 300 miles of inland waterways winding through the area, Trade in the white sand of the beach for the lush green of the links and tee off at one of Fort Lauderdale’s numerous golf courses, And, if that beach umbrella isn’t casting enough shade, check out Hugh Taylor Birch State Park—the 180-acre oceanfront park featuring trails, camping, canoeing, and nature exhibits. Of course, there’s always the nearby Everglades where you can spy alligators, colorful birds, and other wildlife. And, last but not least, the city is also home to Port Everglades, a major port of call for most of the major cruise lines offering high-sea adventures leaving from Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale nightlife hops and rocks
With more than 120 nightclubs and 4,000 restaurants, the nightlife in Fort Lauderdale is always in full swing. Enjoy a bite to eat before painting the town red with youthful enthusiasm. Fun-seekers will also be happy to discover the numerous casinos throughout Fort Lauderdale. Be sure to gamble responsibly; you wouldn’t want to lose your nest egg on an unlucky roll of the dice. Remember, you can land cheap hotel discounts and near your favorite Fort Lauderdale nightclubs and casinos at the AARP Travel Center.
Other Fort Lauderdale vacation surprises
When you want a break from the sun and surf, Fort Lauderdale has an artistic side waiting for you to experience. Take a leisurely stroll through the Riverwalk arts and entertainment district. There, you’ll enjoy live concerts, marvel at the displays in various museums, appreciate the artwork in contemporary art galleries, and attend themed events hosted by the Riverwalk association. Be sure to save a little time between attractions for shopping in the area boutiques and a bite to eat at a local café. If the thought of hoofing it around the local art scene isn’t your cup of tea, Fort Lauderdale also features a number of day spas and resort spas for you to relax your sun-stressed body.
Fort Lauderdale vacation packages — save when you bundle
You already know you can get the best specials and discounts on Fort Lauderdale hotels at the AARP Travel Center. But did you know can save even more when you book your Fort Lauderdale car rentals, airfare, and hotels all at once? By booking all of your travel through the AARP® Travel Center Powered by Expedia®, you’ll get the cheapest Fort Lauderdale travel deals around.