Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

4900 Powerline Rd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309 United States (USA)
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3.0 Star Highway Hotel in Broward County
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3.0/5

Based on 150 guest reviews

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  • Has outdoor swimming pool
  • The Avg. Group Saves 11.1%!
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 195 rooms in property
  • 5 floors in property
  • 50 suites in property
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 Bedroom King Cityside 1x King Bed Suite City View and Cityside View 250 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Cityside Private
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Poolside
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Poolside Private
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Poolside Suite
Non-Smoking
Check RatesADA Accessible King Suite
Non-Smoking
Check RatesADA Accessible Queen Bed 1 Queen Bed
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Check RatesADA Accessible Queen Suite
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Check RatesADA Accessible Suite King Bed 1 King Bed
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Check RatesExecutive Suite 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Suite King Poolside
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Check RatesExecutive Suite King Poolside 1x King Bed Suite Poolside and Cityside View 250 Sq Ft
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Check RatesFamily Suite King Pool View 1x King Bed Poolside View and Cityside View 250 Sq Ft
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Check RatesFamily Suite Queen Pool View 2x Queen Bed Poolside View and Cityside View 250sqft
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Check RatesHandicap King Suite 1x King Bed Standard King Cityside and Pool View 250sqft
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Check RatesKing Cityside
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Check RatesKing Poolside
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Suite Poolside
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom Traditional 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesRoom Traditional 2 Queen Beds Pool View
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Check RatesRoom Traditional City View 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesRoom Traditional King Bed
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Check RatesRoom Traditional Pool View King Bed
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Check RatesStandard King Poolside View 1x King Poolside View 250 Sq Ft
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed Poolside
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Check RatesSuite 2 Queen Beds Poolside
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Check RatesSuite Executive Pool View King
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Check RatesSuite Pool View King Bed
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Check RatesSuite Traditional 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesSuite Traditional King Bed
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Check RatesTraditional 2 Queen Beds Cityside 2 Double Beds LCD TV Work Desk Spa Bath
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Check RatesTraditional King Cityside 1 King Bed
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Check RatesTraditional Room 1 King Bed City View
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Check RatesTraditional Room 1 King Bed Pool View
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Check RatesTraditional Room 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesTraditional Room 2 Queen Beds City View
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Check RatesTraditional Room 2 Queen Beds Poolside
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Check RatesTraditional Suite 1 King Bed
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Check RatesTraditional Suite 2 Queen Beds Poolside Standard Doubles LCD TV Workdesk Sea View Spa
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Local Attractions

Fort Lauderdale Stadium- 0.5 mile, Lockhart Stadium- 0.6 mile, Ft. Lauderdale Int'l Airport- 8 miles, Ft. Lauderdale Executive Airport(FXE- 1.2 miles, Famous Beaches- 4 miles, Wilton Manors- 2.1 miles, Holy Cross Hospital- 2.3 miles, Galleria Mall- 4.2 miles, Port Everglades Cruise Terminal- 7 miles, Hugh Taylor Birch State Park- 4.5 miles, Jungle Queen Riverboats- 4.6 miles, Port Everglades Cruise Terminal- 4.6 miles, Museum of Discovery and Science- 4.6 miles, Broward Convention Center- 6.4 miles, Bonnet House- 4.6 miles, Ft. Lauderdale Museum of Art- 4.7 miles, Ft Lauderdale Amtrak- 4.8 miles, Las Olas Riverfront- 4.8 miles, Stranahan House- 4.8 miles, The Gallery at Beach Place- 5.5 miles, Fort Lauderdale Beachfront- 5.6 miles, Pompano Square- 5.7 miles, International Swimming Hall of Fame- 5.7 miles, Tradewinds Park- 6.1 miles, Lauderdale Marina- 6.1 miles, Cruise Line Terminal- 6.5 miles, and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts- 7.1 miles.

Our Hotel Planner Expert Reviews of Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Our expert hotel planners periodically visit and review the hotels we represent in person.
"Welcoming three star hotel right off of Comercial Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
The hotel is welcoming with many chandeliers in the lobby area. It has a small business center directly adjacent to the reception desk with four computers in the lobby. There are two meeting spaces, both with Chandeliers. The meeting spaces are perfect for your Business meetings, Conventions and Birthday Parties. There is also catering upon request. The hotel has a comfy bar and restaurant with live Music in the winter. There are 50 suites in the property and 10 executive suites equipped with sink, mini fridge and microwave. The rooms are spacious and colors are neutral throughout. The property has hot Buffet breakfast inclusive in the winter and an unbeatable price of 7.99 per person for the summer. There is a pool, a small gym, a beautiful gazebo for the Groom and Bride and a miniature golf. There are also Roman Statues throughout the hotel, which gives a romantic air to the property. In addition, its hard not to notice the one and only DOS, Joel Needle, with his great personality and professionalism, you will be in good hands at this inviting three star hotel!
Priscilla S, a local HotelPlanner Fort Lauderdale expert from US flag
19-May-2016 Verified Review

Verified Reviews of Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

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"Best bang for your buck!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Found the hotel very clean, had no complaints.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Oct-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Oct 25 to Sun Oct 27 2019 at a $56.42 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

3.0 out of 5. Based on 150 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Grand Hotel Fort Lauderdale & Conference Center is conveniently located 1 block West of I-95 at Commercial Blvd. Exit 32 -mid way between Miami and West Palm Beach. Our five-story hotel is situated in the heart of Fort. Lauderdale within minutes from Ft. Lauderdale airport, down town business center, Convention Center, famous shopping centers, 3 miles from Wilton Manor and beautiful beaches. GUESTROOMS:The hotel boasts 195 spacious hotel rooms including 40 one-bedroom suites designed for extended stayovers. Each guestroom features a coffee maker, iron board, hair dryer, in-room safe, individual climate control, Wireless DSL, and TV with free cable and HBO. Guestrooms feature 2 Queen beds or one king bed. In addition, the suites include a kitchenette with microwave, refrigerator and sink area. The bedroom is separated from the living room and kitchenette area for added comfort and privacy. There are two television, and two phone lines in all suites. Several suites have sofa sleepers. RESTAURANT & LOUNGE:Hotel Sports Bar & Grill - Full service restaurant serving great food from 5PM Features four (4) 10 ft large wall screens with digital sound and a pool table for your entertainment. Open seasonally only.ENTERTAINMENT AND LEISURE:Relax in our tropically landscaped heated pool.Take a four mile drive down to the famous Ft. Lauderdale beaches. Enjoy our well-equipped exercise room.Wind down with a great HBO movie.BANQUET ROOMS:Spacious banquet hall supported by a guest event staff to ensure the success or your event. Great for family reunions, weddings, private parties, religious events and sports groups. PARKING: Complimentary parking.We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming your group.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2018
Floors: 5
Rooms: 195
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 195
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 50
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 3350 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 280 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 8am to 11pm
FEMA Approved: Yes
Ownership: 4900 Powerline, LLC
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
If cancellation of any bookings becomes necessary, to avoid forfeiture of any deposits paid or payments of penalties, the hotel must receive written notification no later than 45 days prior the arrival date. Individual reservations 72hours before arrival
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 350
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $8.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 6.00%
Banquet Labor Fees: 20.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 75.00 Per Function
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 7.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 8.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 12.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 13.95 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 8.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 19.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 18.95 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 25.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.75 Per Person
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 20.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private garden grounds
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

9 miles from Ft. Lauderdale International Airport.8 miles from Port Everglades.Discounted transportation rates available.

Local Shuttle Info: Lyft, Uber, Public Bus System, and Taxi

Breakfast Information

Currently on weekends we offer a complete hot breakfast buffet for $6.95 per person. This includes eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, yogurt, cold cereal,orange juice, coffee tea, toast.

Parking Info

Free Guest Parking

Internet / WiFI

Free wifi

Previously known as:
El Palacio Hotel & Conference Center, Universal Palms Hotel, Rodeway Inn of Wilton Manor

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both our group rates and the best individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was placed. The best group rate shown is 64.6% in January 2017 and the highest average individual rate is $274 in the month of January 2017. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel.

Feel free to use the Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Fort Lauderdale event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Florida 58 x 57 x 10 3350280/--19514080968022/18375335335
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THe Florida Ballroom measures 3350 square feet of flexible meeting space along with a wonderful catering staff to ensure the success of your event.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3350 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
58 x 57 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
7
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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FAQs about Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel have?

There are 195 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Currently on weekends we offer a complete hot breakfast buffet for $6.95 per person. This includes eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, yogurt, cold cereal,orange juice, coffee tea, toast.

What parking is available at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Free Guest Parking Great parking, according to 85%.

How much does internet cost?

Free wifi

Can I get a AAA rate at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there a gym at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there room service at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Yes. Room service could have been improved. About half of guests complained about the room service.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there shuttle service?

Yes. 9 miles from Ft. Lauderdale International Airport.8 miles from Port Everglades.Discounted transportation rates available. Shuttle service is ok. Most guests thought the shuttle service was ok.

Are there good dining options at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Average dining experience. About half of guests thought the dining experience was appropriate.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi internet did not work. Horrible wifi connection in the room. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette needs more attention. Most guests were unsatisfied with the kitchenette.

Is there a bar?

Yes. Good bar service. Lovely bar service, according to 100%.

Is there a pool at Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..

Testimonials:

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"It was great! The easiest part about the wedding planning so far! It was also a very quick turnaround." K.K. - Atlanta, GA

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