Fort Lauderdale

Welcome to Fort Lauderdale

A bustling, coastal neighborhood with pristine beaches and distinct communities
 
Commonly known as the "Venice of America," Fort Lauderdale is a coastal city in southeastern Florida known for its gorgeous beaches and boating canals. It is among the three principal cities that incorporate the Miami Metropolitan Area, comprising more than two dozen distinct communities, top-rated hotels, thriving restaurants, and quaint shopping destinations. Residents enjoy the perfect combination of beach and city, including diverse landscapes that make it tranquil to live an active, balanced life.
 
Incorporated in 1911, Fort Lauderdale is the largest city in Broward County, located 30 miles north of Miami along the Atlantic Ocean. Homes range from Mediterranean Revival mansions to cozy townhomes across many neighborhoods, including Las Olas, Coral Ridge, and Victoria Park.
 

What to Love

  • World-class parks, museums, entertainment, and beaches
  • Numerous attractions and scenic waterways
  • Perfect weather all-year-round
  • Natural beauty
  • Excellent shopping and dining areas
 

Local Lifestyle

Fort Lauderdale has a city-like setting with unbelievable year-round views, nighttime entertainment, dancing, bars, restaurants, and music. Residents enjoy the city's warm weather and plenty of attractions, from exploring the 165 miles of navigable canal to water recreation on one of the beaches. The city also boasts excellent dining and shopping destinations.
 

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

Fort Lauderdale features fantastic dining, shopping, and entertainment areas on nearly every corner. One of the best diners in Fort Lauderdale to enjoy delicious Italian fares is Louie Bossi's Ristorante Bar Pizzeria on the famed Las Olas Blvd. It has a variety of food options with Neapolitan pies, pasta, salumi, and a piazza, with bocce being the favorite bite.
 
Four Seasons Hotel and Residences is a top-rated hotel in Fort Lauderdale, situated one mile from Bonnet House Museums & Gardens. It offers exciting oceanside leisure, unique dining, city exploration, and more. Lobster Bar Sea Grille in Downtown Fort Lauderdale is a great place to enjoy seafood and meet new people at the bar. Meanwhile, Sparrow is a more laidback restaurant with comfortable seating and a bird’s-eye view of the surrounding area.
 
Grab your activewear at Lululemon, then bring your gear to Zoeli Fitness or one of the several pilates and yoga studios in Fort Lauderdale. 
 

Things to Do

Living or visiting Fort Lauderdale offers numerous fun activities and attractions to keep you occupied. Fort Lauderdale Beaches provide a range of water and beach activities combined with scenic views and exquisite sunsets. Other notable beaches include Camo Galbraith and Street Terramar Beach. In addition, Fort Lauderdale Dog Beach can be an ideal oceanfront spot to enjoy water activities with your furry four-legged friend.
 
Fort Lauderdale is also home to some fascinating events and festivals, with the International Annual Boat Show being an event you never want to miss. As the largest in-water event in the region, you will experience matchless boats and marine exhibits that take place for five days. Las Olas Arts Festival is another annual event residents enjoy that brings together longtime favorite artists.
 
For an exceptional beach party that draws hundreds of people, join the residents in the Air & Sea Show that often takes place in May. Other thrilling activities to explore in Fort Lauderdale include spending some time in one of the parks or exploring several museums, including Old Dillard Museum on 4th Street and Stonewall National Museum & Archives. Catch a show at the Broward Center of the Performing Arts and compare Spitz to Phelps at the International Swimming Hall of Fame Museum, a complex directly on New River Sound.
 
 
 
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