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Artblend; 2757 East Oakland Park Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33306 Tel.954-817-4893
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FT LAUDERDALE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
100 Aviation Blvd, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33315
Customer service oriented. Flight routes serviced by the world’s most recognized airlines. Focused on future improvements. That’s what has helped make Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport one of the fastest growing airports in the country.
We are the major provider of taxi service in Broward County. We service every city in Broward, including Fort Lauderdale Airport and Port Everglades. Whether you visit us on the web or call us, please feel free to browse and let us know if you require assistance or have any questions.
ENTERPRISE CAR RENTAL – OFF AIRPORT
1311 East Sunrise Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33304 Tel.954-764-3144
This rental car location is only a few miles from airport and nearby hotels, shops, and our gallery. Renting here will save you airport taxes and additional fees.
WHERE TO STAY
GALLERY ONE – A DOUBLETREE GUEST SUITES HOTEL
2670 East Sunrise Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33304 Tel.954-565-3800
Mention Artists Haven Gallery when making your reservations. Perfectly situated on the main Intracoastal Waterway, Gallery ONE – A Doubletree Guest Suites Hotel is the city’s premier boutique hotel that exemplifies the casual elegance and sophistication. In a superb location, Gallery One is an easy three block walk to Fort Lauderdale’s beautiful sandy beaches and blue Atlantic Ocean, directly adjacent to Galleria Mall – an upscale mall that boasts Neiman Marcus, Saks, Macy’s, Dillards, and over 120 special stores.
MARRIOTT COURTYARD FT LAUDERDALE BEACH
440 Seabreeze Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33316 Tel.954-524-8733
Mention discount code H5A when making reservations. Immerse yourself in the blue waves of our world class beach and the sophisticated energy of the city. Our recently reopened hotel is nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway.
WHERE TO EAT
SUNFISH GRILL RESTAURANT
Contemporary Seafood Restaurant
2775 East Oakland Park Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33306 Tel.954-561-2004
Sun Sentinel 4 Stars – Miami Herald “Exceptional” – Florida Trend’s Golden Spoon 2004-2008
Fine Cuisine of China
2787 E Oakland Park Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33306 Tel.954-565-5652
AAA Four Diamond Award 11 years – Zagat Survey Excellent Award
FRANKIE AND JOHNNY’S
The Perfect Italian Diner
2701 E Oakland Park Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33311 Tel.954-561-0805
Four Stars out of five Sun Sentinel
Fine Spanish Cuisine
2768 E Oakland Park Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33306 Tel.954-565-1148
Wine Spectator’s Award for Excellence – Zagat’s National Survey “Excellent” – Florida’s Top 100
GREEK ISLANDS TAVERNA
Real Greek Food
3300 N Ocean Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33308 Tel.954-565-5505
South Florida Sun-Sentinel “To experience it at its best”
THINGS TO DO
Enjoy a leisurely cruise along Fort Lauderdale’s world famous waterways which have earned the city the nickname, “The Venice of America”. Go to the beach, shop and dine on spectacular Las Olas Blvd, and see the cruise ships at Port Everglades. Not sure where to go? Our crew will happily help you plan your day as you float past many interesting sites from mansions to mega yachts. Your ticket allows unlimited boarding’s from any our 11 stops throughout Fort Lauderdale!
900 North Birch Road Ft Lauderdale, FL 33304 Tel.954-563-5393
Built in 1920 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Bonnet House Museum & Gardens is a 35 acre subtropical estate and historic house museum. The Main House is filled with a collection of art and the personal treasures of the Birch/Bartlett families. The surrounding grounds of the estate range from a mangrove swamp to a coastal hammock, providing habitat for a variety of fish, monkeys and other wildlife.
JUNGLE QUEEN RIVERBOAT
801 Seabreeze Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33316 Tel.954-462-5596
For more than 50 years, visitors have traveled on this stately riverboat. Tours sail past estates while an entertaining monologue by the captain points out the homes of the famous and the infamous. On three-hour day tours or four-hour dinner voyages you can sail to an island where you will dine amid tropical foliage. Evening cruises feature a dinner of barbecued ribs and shrimp, with a variety revue and sing-a-long cruising back.
MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE
401 SW Second Street Ft Lauderdale, FL 33312 Tel.954-467-6637
This enjoyable museum for children of all ages is known for its interactive, hands-on displays, which change frequently. The Special Exhibits Gallery features some of the best science exhibits in the United States. The museum also allows its guests to touch live animals that are native to Florida and to view the world’s largest captive Atlantic coral reef. The Blockbuster IMAX 3D theater is also on-site.
BILLY SWAMP SAFARI
Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, FL 33440 Tel.863-983-6101
A 2,200 acre eco-heritage wildlife park located in the Florida Everglades on the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, Billie Swamp Safari offers swamp buggy eco-tours and airboat rides through untamed Everglades plus snake & alligator shows, swamp critter shows, nature trail, animal and reptile exhibits, day packages and overnight stays in authentic thatched roof chickees. Exclusive tours are available. Dine in the Swamp Water Cafe and stop by the gift shop for Everglades’s souvenirs before leaving. Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, between Fort Lauderdale and Naples off of I-75 (at Exit 49) then north 19 miles.
BOAT CHARTER & SPORT FISHING
1900 SE 15th Street, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida 33316
Fort Lauderdale is known as one of the top deep sea sport fishing destinations in the world. Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach and Miami are home to a wide variety of beautiful big game species. There isn’t any rush in the world to match the excitement and accomplishment when you land a trophy pelagic fish while deep sea sport fishing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This is Ft Lauderdale sport fishing at it’s best and what fishing anglers long for.
3600 W. Sample Road Coconut Creek, FL 33073 Tel.954-977-4400
Since its doors first opened in the Spring of 1988, Butterfly World has introduced hundreds of thousands of visitors to the wonders of Lepidoptera and the natural world around us all. Butterfly World is the largest butterfly facility in the world today.
CORAL SPRINGS MUSEUM OF ART
2855 Coral Springs Drive Coral Springs, FL 33065 Tel.954-340-5000
The Museum is celebrating 13 years of exciting, provocative and beautiful exhibitions, programs and special events. The art represents artists from Florida, national and international venues with exhibitions ranging from classical to contemporary, paintings to sculpture, fine art crafts, installations and multi-media presentations.
FINN REAL ESTATE & HELICOPTER TOURS
1998 East Sunrise Blvd, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33304 Tel.954-258-7967
Everything you need to know to buy, sell, or rent in South Florida! FINN Real Estate Enterprises is an independently owned full service Ft Lauderdale real estate firm committed to highly personalized service. Fort Lauderdale real estate buyers and sellers value our dedication to service, professionalism, follow through, and an unprecedented sales experience.
Lauderdale Concierge offers information about the best activities and things to do in the Fort Lauderdale area. We offer these activities at the lowest prices and you can enjoy the convenience of online booking. Enjoy a dinner cruise, tour the Everglades and see alligators, go snorkeling over the live tropical reefs in South Florida, catch a big fish while deep sea fishing, go sight-seeing, visit the historical museums, and so much more.
FT LAUDERDALE CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU
Experience waves of relaxation as you discover a fresh and casual beach world filled with mega-yachts, alfresco dining, outlet shopping, eco-adventure, arts and beyond. More than 40 hotels are offering special LauderDeals.
CITY OF FT LAUDERDALE
The ideal place to live, to visit and to relocate a business. Listed are pages to help you learn more about the City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida – Venice of America.
FT LAUDERDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERECE
Broward County is conveniently located between Miami-Dade and Palm Beach Counties, in Florida’s southeast region. It’s 1,211 square-miles of tropical landscape and 23 miles of Atlantic Coast beaches, with an average temperature of 83 degrees, makes the Greater Fort Lauderdale area a desirable place to live and work. Broward County is home to 1.6 million residents, and another 3.4 million reside in Miami-Dade and Palm Beach Counties.