Fort Lauderdale is one of the hottest year-round destinations in Florida known for its miles of sandy beaches, canals and water sports for every level of adventurist with a teeming array of attractions and luxurious shopping. Located directly along the sultry shores at the epicenter of all that’s vibrant on Fort Lauderdale Beach, W Fort Lauderdale is the ultimate luxury excape for travelers seeking an ultra-modern luxury beach hotel with expansive ocean front rooms, award-winning restaurants, and a vibrant nightly scene.
The W Fort Lauderdale features two towers with sailboat-inspired design featuring a color palette that mirrors the blue skies and the glistening Atlantic Ocean right in front of it. The rooms and suites features smart, stylish décor including blue ombre curtains and carpeted floors that mimic the appearance of the ocean floor, while the floor-to-ceiling windows and private balconies offers unparalleled waterfront views. Rooms include signature W beds with plush-top mattress and are equipped with modern amenities like a Bluetooth speaker, spa toiletries, terry spa robes and flat screen TVs with movies on demand.
Need more space? This hotel features a variety of unique suites, including residential and Extreme Wow Suites complete with oversized private balconies, a spacious living room, fully equipped kitchen complete with coffee maker, blender, full sized oven, microwave and refrigerator, and a private washer dryer.
Extraordinary amenities and experiences combined with signature Whatever/Whenever service deliver the ultimate experience to every guest. Soak in the South Florida sun at one of two WET Decks, each with infinity pools, bars and private cabanas.
Fitness enthusiasts can work up a sweat or stretch it out in the hotel’s boot camp and vinyasa yoga classes, which take place on the beach. The classes are included in the W’s daily resort fee, which also includes two-hour complimentary cruiser bicycles so you can explore the boulevard in style, along with loungers and umbrellas for the beach.
FIT Stays are fueled at the 24-hour FIT gym, with state-of-the-art equipment including a combination of free weights, Peloton bikes and machines. Guests in the mood for pampering can visit the AWAY Spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, facials, and reflexology.
Savor a taste of Ft. Lauderdale for breakfast, lunch and dinner in the eclectic array of dining options at W Fort Lauderdale curated by famed restaurateur Stephen Starr. There are five unique dining outlets to tempt your palate.
Steak 954, brings a unique interpretation of traditional steakhouse dishes to W Fort Lauderdale with pure flavors of dry-aged meats & freshly caught seafood alongside a stellar cast of sides and sauces, complimented by a buzz-worthy selection of fine wines & cocktails. Expect an extensive selection of seafood and meat, including an impressive variety of Wagyu steaks, served in an intimate, posh environment. Try to snag a seat near the 15-foot-long aquarium populated by mesmerizing jellyfish.
WET Bar & Grill
WET Bar & Grill is located at the WET deck pool area, which makes it ideal for anyone looking for a quick drink while soaking in the Florida sun. Come for light bites and colorful cocktails with a stunning panoramic ocean views until sunset.
The Living Room
The Living Room welcomes guests with classy interior décor, delectable appetizers, and hand-crafted cocktails. This heartbeat of the hotel is a casual hangout by day and an insider hot-spot at night. It is the best spot in the hotel to mingle and sip.
This casual all-day eatery specializes in authentic Mexican dishes like tacos and enchiladas, and over 100 varieties of tequila to compliment your meal. Guests can enjoy lounge seating and patio space with breathtaking ocean views as they indulge in craft cocktails and tasty Mexican fare.
SoBe Vegan is a fast casual restaurant offering a modern, healthy twist on the traditional American fare with a diverse menu that offers plant-based renditions of comforting classics like chicken tenders, burgers and soft serve, with plenty of instagrammable spots.
While neighboring Miami offers some of the best nightlife in the country, The W Fort Lauderdale encourages guests to stay in with the “It Was Written in the Stars” package! This astrology-themed pajama party features over-the-top experiences which include psychic readings, henna tattoos, and room service dinner with pizza, wine and dessert. Each package includes a two-night accommodation and cocktails from the secret zodiac menu. Perfect for bachelorettes, birthay parties or girls’ getaway, all guests also get a signature manicure to match the vibe of the party.
By Kinya Claiborne & Abigail Castro Sinsona, STYLE & SOCIETY