Fort Lauderdale Attractions

Ft. Lauderdale has long been home to many unique area attractions, cultural offerings, and fun outdoor recreation choices, making the city a unique place to visit any time of year. No matter what your interests or hobbies may be, you can find something to love during your stay here.

The NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale is the local authority on art. Since 1958, this ever-growing collection of over 6,000 pieces have derived from many different artists and styles. Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is the sixth largest casino in the entire world, featuring a variety of favorite games, slots, and some of the biggest acts in entertainment. This exciting venue is not to be missed. Ft. Lauderdale Beach is actually a small collection of several beaches and beach parks, all weaving together to form a fun and relaxing coastline. The beaches are less than seven miles away from the hotel lobby.

All Attractions

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale 3.8 mi
Museum of Discovery and Science 3.9 mi
Broward Center for the Performing Arts 3.9 mi
Port Everglades 4.2 mi
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport 4.5 mi
Las Olas Boulevard 5.3 mi
Broward College 5.4 mi
Ft. Lauderdale Beach 6.9 mi
Bonnet House Museum and Gardens 7.7 mi
Pompano Beach Amphitheater 13.0 mi
BB&T Center 14.7 mi


Marina 84 Sports Bar & Grill 0.1 mi
Rendezvous 0.5 mi
Anthony's Runway 84 1.8 mi
Lester's Diner 1.9 mi
The Riverside Market Cafe 2.8 mi
Rustic Inn Crabhouse 3.8 mi
Miami Subs Plus 3.8 mi
The Field Irish Pub & Eatery 4.0 mi
Suite 100 Restaurant 4.2 mi
Chili's Grill & Bar 7.7 mi


Southport Shopping Center 3.3 mi
Bass Pro Shops 3.3 mi
The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale Shopping Center 7.0 mi
Lauderhill Mall 7.1 mi
Tower Shops 7.2 mi
Sawgrass Mills Mall 13.6 mi

Main Attractions

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

The NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale has been in its second building since 1986. Here, the museum is 86,000 square feet with over 6,000 works of art, 28,000 square feet of exhibition space, an amphitheater, and other offerings. This local art institution offers visitors a quality collection of works from the 19th and early 20th centuries, as well as WWII and international artists. This permanent collection is one of the largest in the country and it can be visited at the Arts and Entertainment District of the downtown area.

Las Olas Boulevard

To see the true spirit of Fort Lauderdale, you must go to Las Olas Boulevard. This local hot spot is home to everything under the sun, from family entertainment venues to popular nightclubs and bars. Whether you are looking for a great meal out for a group or to explore a quiet art museum alone, you can find shopping, dining, and activities for any preference. Visitors can look forward to many different styles and flavors of international cuisine, fashion, art, and live music.

Ft. Lauderdale Beach

Florida has long been home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world and Ft. Lauderdale is no exception. Located just minutes from the Red Carpet Inn Ft. Lauderdale, guests can find multiple beaches and beach parks along our coastline. In fact, you may wind up having a hard time deciding on which beach, exactly, to go to – our city is home to over 23 miles of beach property! No matter which one is your ideal vacation spot, you can look forward to a convenient stay close to them all.