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The Westin Fort Lauderdale

This is a 4 star hotel in Fort Lauderdale
400 Corporate Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL, U.S.A.
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Great service and food, clean rooms, easy interstate access
Pros 
  • Free parking
  • Many reviewers praised the level of customer service they received
  • The hotel's clean and spacious rooms were complimented by numerous guests
  • Several patrons enjoyed the quality and variety of the hotel's restaurants
Cons 
  • A few reviewers reported dated decor and plumbing issues in their rooms
  • Noise transfer was reported by a few lodgers
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Editor's Analysis

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Updated on Aug 8, 2013
Overview
Located about a 2-minute drive from the nearest Interstate 95 on-ramp and overlooking Hampton Creek, The Westin Fort Lauderdale is geared towards business and vacation travellers who prefer a dog-friendly hotel with easy highway access, an outdoor pool and on-site dining.

This hotel has 293 air-conditioned guest rooms and suites, each offering cable TV, an in-room safe, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a coffeemaker, a desk, an iron and ironing board and a hair dryer. Rooms with a separate bedroom, a kitchenette and a dining area are also available, as are wheelchair-accessible rooms. Wi-Fi is available for an additional $9.95 per day.

Hotel amenities include an outdoor pool, a sauna, a hot tub, a fitness centre, meeting/banquet facilities, a business centre, a gift shop, laundry facilities and free parking. Two dogs up to 40 lbs are permitted free of charge per room, and owners must sign a waiver upon checking in (please contact the hotel for details).

On-site dining is offered at Alfiere's Mediterranean Bistro, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, and Lobby Lounge Bistro, which serves lunch and dinner daily. 

Pompano Beach is roughly a 6-minute drive northward, while Northridge Shopping Center is a 5-minute drive south of the hotel. Palm-Aire Country Club is about a 7-minute drive northwest and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is approximately a 20-minute drive south. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Wi-Fi $9.95/day, free parking, 2 dogs permitted free of charge, wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: July 29, 2013)
The Good
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with praise going to the hotel's staff, rooms and food.

Many reviewers praised the hotel's staff, finding them to be professional, friendly, accommodating and efficient.

The hotel's accommodations were enjoyed by numerous patrons of the hotel. They described their rooms as clean, spacious, modern, well appointed and quiet, with good Wi-Fi and comfortable beds and pillows. A few guests had complaints about their rooms, however (see below).

Several guests enjoyed the hotel's restaurants. They described the food as delicious, excellent and attractively presented, with a large variety of choices and great staff.

The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few common complaints about the rooms and noise transfer.

Although the majority of reviewers were pleased with their clean and spacious rooms, a few lodgers were disappointed with their accommodations. They reported dated decor, worn furniture and some plumbing issues.

Noise disruptions were mentioned by a few guests. They reported highway noise, noise from guests in the hallways and plumbing noise.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #63 of 133 Fort Lauderdale hotels with a 3.5 out of 5 average rating from 479 reviews.

Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 4 out of 5 with an 83% recommendation rate from 471 reviews.

Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 7.6 out of 10 from 73 reviews.

The author called the hotel on July 29, 2013 to verify some information.

Guest Reviews

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101.68 USD - 0.00 USD The Westin Fort Lauderdale
Rating:
6.8
Fair
Ranking:
#9
Out of 135 hotels
Guest Rating Explained
Rating: 6.8 / 10

No. of guest ratings: 1
No. of guest comments: 1
Guest Recommended: Yes
Popularity Ranking Explained

Rating: #9 out of 135 hotels in Fort Lauderdale ranked by guests.
Guest Recommendations
"Very beautiful, I loved seeing fresh flowers everywhere!"
Kathleen from West Bend, WI US rated The Westin Fort Lauderdale 9 out of 10 on March 04, 2006

Amenities

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The Westin Fort Lauderdale

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Parking
  • Valet Parking
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Air Conditioned
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry service
  • Shops
  • Photocopier
  • Jacuzzi
  • Cots
  • Luggage Storage
  • Souvenirs/Gift Shop
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Shoe Shine
  • Self Laundry

User Contributed Info

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The Westin Fort Lauderdale, located in the warm Fort Lauderdale/Pompano Beach sun overlooking the beautiful three-acre lagoon, is awaiting your arrival. Our newly remodeled Fort Lauderdale hotel is only minutes from all the local attractions that have made the area a premier destination. The Palm Aire Golf and Country Club, pristine Fort Lauderdale beaches, or the Isle of Capri Pompano Casino are only minutes away. For those guests traveling for a pre or post cruise vacation we are also located a short drive from Port Everglades Cruise Port.

Category Accommodation and Food Services
Fax (954) 772-6867
Friday Closing Time 24:00
Friday Opening Time 0:00
General Property Info 24 hr Service
Listing Type Place
Monday Closing Time 24:00
Monday Opening Time 0:00
Neighbourhood Isle of Capri Pompano Casino
Place Activities Sleeping / Lodging (hotel, chalet, B&B, cabin...)
Place Email 01016GuestServices@westinfortlauderdale.com
Place Status Open at this location
Postal Code 33334
Public Access Open to the General Public
Saturday Closing Time 24:00
Saturday Opening Time 0:00
Sunday Closing Time 24:00
Sunday Opening Time 0:00
Telephone (954) 772-1331
Thursday Closing Time 24:00
Thursday Opening Time 0:00
Tuesday Closing Time 24:00
Tuesday Opening Time 0:00
Wednesday Closing Time 24:00
Wednesday Opening Time 0:00
WiFi Paid


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