Plunge Beach Resort

4660 El Mar Dr., Lauderdale By The Sea, FL 33308 United States (USA) near Exit 33b a on I-95 (~3.0mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3.5 Star Property
26.196938-80.094925
+1-800-760-7718
Cleaning Policy: Hand Sanitizers are available in all public areas. Sanitized with a Viruscide (kills bacteria in 1 minute), All major surfaces and misc. items in guest rooms are cleaned.
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4.0/5

Based on 688 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 25.3%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 163 rooms in property
  • 5 floors in hotel
  • 8 suites in hotel
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 2 conference rooms in property

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates1 Br Suite Sep Living Room WiFi Refrigerator Walkin Shower 700 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Island View
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed WiFi Parking ADA Accessible Safe Refrigerator Roll in Shower
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Oceanfront
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Resort View
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King with Kitchenette Ltd Ocean Vew High Speed Internet Valet Park Pet Friendly AC TV
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Island View
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Room Oceanfront
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Room Oceanfront Free Cancellation Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Room with Resort View
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Room with Resort View - Free Cancellation Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Oceanfront
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Resort View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBch Frt Balc 2 Queen Beds High Speed Internet Lge Walk in Shower 340 Sq Ft
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Check RatesBch Frt Balc King WiFi Walkin Shower 340 Sq Ft Luxury Linen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBungalow 1 Bed Without Kitchenette
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBungalow 2 Queen with Kitchenette
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBungalow Bld Jnr Suite 2 Queen Beds Kitchenette Dining Area High Speed Internet
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBungalow Bld Junior Suite King Bed WiFi Kitchenette Dining Area
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBungalow King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBungalow King High Speed Internet Led Hd TV 200 Sqft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBungalow with Kitchenette
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble Ocean Front King Bed
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesFlorida Georgia Resident Rate 1 Br Suite Sep Living Room WiFi Refrigerator Walkin Shower 700 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesFlorida Georgia Resident Rate Bch Frt Balc 2 Queen Beds High Speed Internet Lge Walk in Shower 340 S
Non-Smoking
Check RatesFlorida Georgia Resident Rate Bch Frt Balc King WiFi Walkin Shower 340 Sq Ft Luxury Linen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesFlorida Georgia Resident Rate Bungalow Bld Junior Suite King Bed WiFi Kitchenette Dining Area
Non-Smoking
Check RatesFlorida Georgia Resident Rate King Bed WiFi Parking ADA Accessible Safe Refrigerator Roll in Shower
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Check RatesFlorida Georgia Resident Rate Resort View 2 Queen Beds Walk in Shower 340 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesFlorida Georgia Resident Rate Standard Resort View King WiFi Walk in Shower 340 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesIsland View 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesIsland View King Bed
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Check RatesKing Room Ocean Front
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Room Ocean Front Free Cancellation Free WiFi
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Check RatesKing Room with Resort View
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Check RatesKing Room with Resort View - Free Cancellation Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNew York Resident Rate 1 Br Suite Sep Living Room WiFi Refrigerator Walkin Shower 700 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNew York Resident Rate Bch Frt Balc 2 Queen Beds High Speed Internet Lge Walk in Shower 340 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNew York Resident Rate Bch Frt Balc King WiFi Walkin Shower 340 Sq Ft Luxury Linen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNew York Resident Rate Bungalow Bld Jnr Suite 2 Queen Beds Kitchenette Dining Area High Speed Intern
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNew York Resident Rate Bungalow Bld Junior Suite King Bed WiFi Kitchenette Dining Area
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNew York Resident Rate King Bed WiFi Parking ADA Accessible Safe Refrigerator Roll in Shower
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNew York Resident Rate Resort View 2 Queen Beds Walk in Shower 340 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNew York Resident Rate Standard Resort View King WiFi Walk in Shower 340 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOcean Front King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOceanfront 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesResort View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesResort View 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesResort View 2 Queen Beds Walk in Shower 340 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking
Check RatesResort View King Bed
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Check RatesStandard Resort View King WiFi Walk in Shower 340 Sq Ft
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Lauderdale by the Sea Downtown and Anglin's Pier (0.5 mi), Las Olas Boulevard Shoppes and Restaurants (7 mi), The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale (4 mi), Fort Lauderdale Museums--Art, Discovery and Science (6 mi), Fort Lauderdale Beach (5 mi), Hugh Taylor Birch State Park (4 mi), Broward Center for the Performing Arts (6 mi), International Swimming Hall of Fame (6 mi), Sawgrass Mills Outlet Mall (20 mi)

Verified Reviews of Plunge Beach Resort

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Extremely Comfortable"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
A different non traditional ?look? at a quiet dead end off A1A. I love it and plan to make the Plunge my place to stay!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Sep-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Sep 02 to Sat Sep 03 2022 at a $199.00 average nightly rate.
"Great place to stay."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Great place to stay, very clean, relaxing and great area. Within walking distance to food, beach, everything is close and friendly.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
26-Apr-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Apr 22 to Sun Apr 24 2022 at a $335.29 average nightly rate.
"Good location near beach."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The location is good for going to the beach or walking to restaurants.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
16-Jan-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Jan 16 to Mon Jan 17 2022 at a $174.99 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 688 guest reviews

Property Description

Renew and refresh at our tropical, relaxing, casual seaside resort offering a selection of guest room accommodations, 3 food and beverage outlets, 2 pools, meeting and special event space and stunning ocean views, excellent for leisure-time with family and friends as well as business colleagues too!Located in Lauderdale By The Sea - a quaint, walkable beach town with a variety of restaurants and bars with live music daily, charming galleries, boutiques and shops to meet the needs and interests of visitors and locals alike! Most popular for fishing, snorkeling and diving directly from the town's pier with all other watersports nearby including jet skis, parasailing, kayaks, paddleboards and more.Convenient to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL-15 miles), Miami International Airport (MIA-30 miles) and Palm Beach International (PBI-40 miles), Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE-4 miles) in addition to nearby cruise ports: Port Everglades and Port of Miami.Celebrate by the Sea for your important, social milestone events: Weddings, Engagements, Reunions, Birthdays, Bridal Showers, Baby Showers and more!Need to work or retreat? Offering our comfortable, intimate meeting space or beach dunes with catering available to provide for all meal functions; from 10 to 100 guests.There's something for everyone at Plunge! With direct beach access, enjoy our chairs and umbrellas to soak up some sun. Or take a stroll and collect seashells along our white sandy beach. Or take one of our cruiser bikes on a ride along historic A1A and into downtown Fort Lauderdale.

Green Sustainability

We recycle our paper and plastic and have a water saving program in place. We participate in quarterly beach clean-up and sea oat replanting in partnership with Youth Environmental Alliance.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 16:00
Check Out: 11:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2017
Floors: 5
Rooms: 163
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 163
Handicap Rooms: 9
Rooms with 1 Bed: 89
Rooms with 2 Beds: 74
Suites: 8
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 4200 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 100 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 3.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11 am to 11 pm
Pool Info:
Our outdoor pool is open from dusk until dawn. During turtle season from March to October, it is when the sun rises and sets. We appreciate our wildlife and beaches so we abide by their schedules to not have lights on to distract them. But we encourage our guests to enjoy the pool as it is right next to the beach. We provide poolside food and beverage service and provides a relaxing, fun environment for you to enjoy.
Ownership: HVMG
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual cancellation policy: 72 hours prior to arrival or a penalty of one night room and tax
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 50% If not a courtesy block
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $39.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00 Per Night
Occupancy Tax: 6.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Tax: 7.00 Per Item
Audio Visual Tax: 7.00 Per Item
Resort/Hotel Fee: 39.00 Per Night (Taxable at 7%)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 23.00 Per Item (Taxable at 7%)
Audio Visual Service Charge: 23.00 Per Item (Taxable at 7%)
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 22.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 27.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 35.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 60.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 60.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 3.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Beach access: Close to beach
  • Beach access: Directly on the beach
  • Bus parking
  • Charge for early check out
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport - FLL (15 mi), Miami International Airport - MIA (36 mi), Palm Beach International Airport - PBI (40 mi), Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport - FXE (7 mi), Pompano Executive Airport - PMP (4mi)

Local Shuttle Info: Hotel can arrange local transportation (cost to be paid directly to transportation company) or Uber/Lyft/Taxi is available (Approx. $35 from FLL)

Breakfast Information

We serve a delicious a la carte full breakfast in Octopus Kitchen and Bar from 6:30am - Noon daily. Also, pick up breakfast sandwiches, pastries and specialty coffee and snacks at Bean & Barnacle, our coffee shop and market- where "We proudly serve Starbucks"

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Woof, Woof! We welcome our four legged friends under 45 pounds! There is a $75 non-refundable pet fee (Limit 2 pets) per night for cleaning to ensure room quality for our next guests.

Parking Info

The hotel is Self Parking only, included in the Daily Resort Fee. Surface parking lot with room with oversized vehicles.

Internet / WiFI

WiFi is included in the Resort Fee

Cleaning Policies

Hand Sanitizers are available in all public areas. Sanitized with a Viruscide (kills bacteria in 1 minute), All major surfaces and misc. items in guest rooms are cleaned.

Previously known as:
Plunge Beach Hotel

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Plunge Beach Resort

Rate fluctuations of Plunge Beach Resort

The graph above is seasonality of room rates for both group prices and the lowest online individual rates our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was submitted. The lowest group/meeting discount shown is 52.1% in July 2023 and the highest average individual rate is $499 in the month of July 2023. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Plunge Beach Resort in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Plunge Beach Resort

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Plunge Beach Resort.

Feel free to use the Plunge Beach Resort meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Lauderdale By The Sea 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
Meeting Room 30 x 15 x 12 7006/--3022--101--/--8060--
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Meeting Room

We have a meeting room off of the main lobby area with a separating wall for privacy. It has a separate entrance with floor to ceiling windows and a 75 inch TV on the wall to utilize. A unique space for an open minded group that would like a new meeting experience at a relaxed, casual hotel. There is on site catering offered for any meal functions and also can be a back-up space for any event on the beach. For any AV needs, we can out source. Team building events can be planned on our beach and our bicycles can also be used for team building. There is a volleyball net, corn hole game and more on the beach, as well.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
700 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
30 x 15 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
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Lobby 64 x 56 x 8 3500--/--------------/------5
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Lobby

Our Lobby is a blank canvas for beautiful gatherings! Transform it into your own unique, artsy venue! Located inside our main building, our lobby space can accommodate up to 100 for sit-down catered banquets or up to 130 for reception.
Room Type:
Lobby
Total Size:
3500 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
64 x 56 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
10
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Microphone
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
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FAQs about Plunge Beach Resort

What time is check in?

Check in time is 16:00 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 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 Plunge Beach Resort have?

There are 163 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Plunge Beach Resort?

Yes, they have 2 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Plunge Beach Resort?

We serve a delicious a la carte full breakfast in Octopus Kitchen and Bar from 6:30am - Noon daily. Also, pick up breakfast sandwiches, pastries and specialty coffee and snacks at Bean & Barnacle, our coffee shop and market- where "We proudly serve Starbucks"

What parking is available at Plunge Beach Resort?

The hotel is Self Parking only, included in the Daily Resort Fee. Surface parking lot with room with oversized vehicles.

How much does internet cost?

WiFi is included in the Resort Fee

Can I get a AAA rate at Plunge Beach Resort?

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

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Plunge Beach Resort?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: AARP Senior Citizen Special Rate 1 Br Suite Sep Living Room WiFi Refrigerator Walkin Shower 700 Sq F

Is there a gym at Plunge Beach Resort?

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

Is there a pool at Plunge Beach Resort?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Our outdoor pool is open from dusk until dawn. During turtle season from March to October, it is when the sun rises and sets. We appreciate our wildlife and beaches so we abide by their schedules to not have lights on to distract them. But we encourage our guests to enjoy the pool as it is right next to the beach. We provide poolside food and beverage service and provides a relaxing, fun environment for you to enjoy..

Can I get a group rate at Plunge Beach Resort?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 25.3%.

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