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Reviewed yesterday NEW

My stay at the hotel was pretty okay, Patrick the Bartender was awesome..kudos to him for being so cheerful even though it was busy at the Bar. The Valet Guys most of them were very pleasant. They opened my doors each and every time we were there..The front desk staff needs to be a little more pleasant though and welcoming...

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West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Book to get some relax away from home, to start with the valet parking, no help at all did not opened my passenger door, at the reception we were ignored and after getting our room, our nightmare became, our room was located on the side of the ice and bending machines, I call the front desk to request other room...

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eduardo f, General Manager at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, responded to this review

Thank you hugo629 for sharing your feedback. I was very disappointed to receive your comments and we would very much enjoy an opportunity to speak with you directly about your issues. I understand that you posted a separate comment on Google and we have reached out to asking you to contact our Director of Operations at 954.302.5209. We look forward...

East Longmeadow, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

While we were a little disappointed with the size of the room, we had the best time at the pool! The bartender at the pool, Joe is so personable, remembers names on the first day, and went out of his way to make our time fun! Our kids had the best time & loved ordering at the bar from him....

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eduardo f, General Manager at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, responded to this review

Thank you very much Mitchell K for staying with us and for your kind words about Joejie at our pool bar! I'm so glad his interaction with you and your family contributed to such a happy, memorable visit. I can't wait to share your kind remarks with him. Please come back to visit us again soon!

Flanders, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

stayed here for 2 nights, right across the street from the beach, and 15 minutes away from the airport. hotel policy of free towels and 2 chairs on the beach. If you want umbrella they charged you $. When we were down red flag was up so we couldn't go In the water. Sea weed was all over the place...

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eduardo f, General Manager at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, responded to this review

Thank you NealWallen for sharing your feedback. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our hotel and had an opportunity to experieince a few of the great amenities we have to offer, although it's unfortunate the weather did not cooperate with your beach day. Hopefully, on your next visit, sunner and less windy days will prevail! Thanks again for...

Bluffton, South Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

To Whom it May Concern, I recently visited the Sonesta while meeting up with friends. I was greeted by the valet staff, all smiles, with my door opened as soon as I pulled in. I had an overall wonderful experience meeting up with my old friends, but it was Darrell, at the valet station, who made me feel like I...

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eduardo f, General Manager at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you very much angeladawson27 for your wonderful five star review! I am thrilled that Darrell from Valet had such an enormous impact on your overall visit with his warm and friendly service. I will be sharing your kind remarks with him and I'm sure it will bring a huge smile to his face. Thanks again for staying with...

Dorset
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel room 805 very comfortable with outstanding views of the ocean. I would have given 5 star except for the bone of contention relating to the resort charge. We were delayed at the airport after chaotic luggage recovery and that took four hours for us to exit the terminal. Result was we arrived at the hotel 1140pm extremely exhausted...

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Henderson, Nevada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best aspects were: 1.) the location - near the Birch State Park, the proximity to beach and a public bus stop (#11 serves the Las Olas area), and the relative calm of the surrounding (something we appreciated more once we experienced the scene 2 miles to the south); and 2) the free wines and food served late afternoons were great!...

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eduardo f, General Manager at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, responded to this review

Thank you very much oskado for your fantastic, detailed review! What a thrill to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed our hotel - especially our complimentary "daily delights" and the many area venues to take advanatage of. Sorry to hear about the difficulties in trying to secure a water taxi or city shuttle - the next time you visit us, be...

West Columbia, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our handicap accessible room had terrible carpet stains. It is obvious there is no housekeeping oversight and supervision. Our Room 311 was very uncomfortable to walk on the floor. I spilled a sand from my hamper and it was still on the floor the second day, so no vacuuming. No ice bucket, either, altho our son and wife had one....

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eduardo f, General Manager at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, responded to this review

Thank you LeitaLuetta for taking the time to share your experience with us. I apologize for all of the inconveniences you had during your stay - particularly the lack of attention to your guest room. This is unacceptable and I have already addressed this issue with our Housekeeping team. Your feedback means a lot to us as we continue to...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sonesta is right across from the beach. It's nowhere near the action in Fort Lauderdale -- you will need a car to get to Las Ollas, for example. It's hard to get better views than from the rooms facing the ocean. The rooms themselves are serviceable but nothing particularly special. The beds are hard and not very comfortable. Service...

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eduardo f, General Manager at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, responded to this review

Thanks very much andrew I for your kind review. We are deloighted that you had an enoyable experience during your recent stay with us and so glad you had an opportunity to sample a few of the amenities we have to offer, especially our complimentary "daiily delights"! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Fort Lauderdale
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice, great location. Staff friendly and helpful. Location was great for walking . State park across street was nice and caught water taxi from there. Food in Bistro was good. Beach was great. Lobby bar was great meeting place every night. Pool area was fun

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eduardo f, General Manager at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, responded to this review

Thmank you very much 301 dorothyh for your wonderful 5 star rev iew of Sonesta Ft. Lauderdale Beach! We appreciate you choosing tosayiwht us and so glad you enjoyed our amenities and the local venues. Please come back and visit us again soon!

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just steps away from the ocean and the beautiful Fort Lauderdale beach, Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach offers you a sensational experience among Fort Lauderdale hotels: oceanfront hotel accommodations, unique restaurants and lounging areas, and a variety of excursions for those guests looking to explore Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Our ballroom and meeting rooms on the penthouse floor overlook the Atlantic Ocean, presenting a special setting for business meetings and social gatherings held at this Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach

Address: 999 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-3310
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale > Central Beach
Price Range: €140 - €349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach 4*
Number of rooms: 240
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Also Known As:
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Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach Florida
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#5 Spa Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#7 Luxury Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#18 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#18 Romantic Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#33 Family Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
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“The preferred Ocean Curve rooms are to die for, views of the Ocean and they have more space than the regular deluxe rooms”
dionned533, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are spectacular”
  • View from room 805
GranDorset, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get an ocean view!”
134andrewl, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have the view, recommend floor 10 or 6 as the ice machines are located on these floors.”
250karlg, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go for the preferred king corner room. It is worth the extra bucks.”
  • View of Ft. Lauderdale beach from the room. Just amazing
  • View of Ft. Lauderdale beach from the room. Just amazing
  • View of Ft. Lauderdale beach from the room. Just amazing
  • View of Ft. Lauderdale beach from the room. Just amazing
346sanjayb, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
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