Best Family Hotels in Fort Lauderdale

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    The Atlantic Hotel & Spa
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    A kids club is not available here, but children's activities and babysitting services can be arranged through the property's concierge. On-site facilities kids can take advantage of include the hotel's beach and the fifth-floor outdoor swimming pool.
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    Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    $36 Nightly Resort Fee
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    $36 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    The property's daily resort fee covers amenities like two hours of bike rentals per day (for no more than two bikes) and dinners for children ages 12 and younger when an adult entree is purchased. Families can also take advantage of complimentary games and arts and crafts by the pool and on the Sunrise Terrace. Food-focused activities like making ice cream floats and decorating cupcakes are available for a fee as well. However, the resort does not have a kids club.
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    W Fort Lauderdale
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Much of the W Fort Lauderdale's property features a party vibe that may seem uninviting to families traveling with children. However, the hotel has a kid-friendly pool and beach access, and cribs are provided for free in all accommodations.
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    The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Guests with kids can take advantage of the resort's outdoor pool or rent water sports equipment like snorkeling gear, jet skis and boats through the property's concierge. Babysitting services can also be arranged for a fee.
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    Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    $39 Nightly Resort Fee
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    $39 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    The Surf Club for kids is a supervised activity program for children ages 5 to 12. Offered activities include beach games, water play with a surf simulator, video games and movies. The resort also features an outdoor play area.
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    Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina does not have a kids club, but babysitting services can be arranged for a fee. Kids menus are also available in the hotel's restaurants.
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    Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Families staying at the Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel have access to a heated outdoor pool with water fountains. Complimentary cribs are also provided in guest rooms with young children.
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    Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa
    Pompano Beach, FL
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Although no designated kids activities are offered at this resort, families will find an outdoor pool on-site. The property also sits next to a beach, where Jet Ski and surfboard rentals and a sand volleyball court are available.
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    Renaissance Fort Lauderdale-Plantation Hotel
    Plantation, FL
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    Kids will likely enjoy the hotel's heated outdoor pool, which is surrounded by lounge chairs and overlooks a lake. Cribs are also available in guest rooms.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    $40 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $40 Nightly Resort Fee
    This Ritz-Carlton outpost does not offer the brand's Ritz Kids program. However, families can take advantage of the hotel's heated infinity pool.
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    The Westin Fort Lauderdale
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    Travel journals and local activity guides are provided to all kids staying on-site. A 1,000-square-foot outdoor pool is also available at this Westin outpost.
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    Bonaventure Resort & Spa
    Weston, FL
    $19.15 Nightly Resort Fee
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    $19.15 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    There are no specific amenities for children, but families can take advantage of the resort's four pools. Junior tennis clinics and lessons can be arranged for a fee at the adjacent Westin Tennis Center.
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    Pelican Grand Beach Resort, A Noble House Resort
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    Kids staying at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort can play in the hotel's lazy river and zero-entry pool, and direct access to the beach is sure to keep them smiling as well. For supervised activities like snorkeling lessons in the pool, skim boarding at the beach, pizza party picnics and ocean-themed crafts projects, kids ages 4 to 17 can visit the Funky Fish Ocean Camp during the summer season.
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    Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Although Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club does not have a kids club, the resort offers a children's playground, a life-size chessboard, a shuffleboard court and a lagoon-style pool. Older kids can also play volleyball at the beach or tennis on one of four courts.
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    Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    This Sonesta outpost does not have a kids club, but families will enjoy playing in the property's outdoor swimming pool.

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