Fort Lauderdale is a city on Florida’s southeastern coast, known for its beaches and boating canals. The Strip is a promenade running along oceanside highway A1A. It’s lined with upscale outdoor restaurants, bars, boutiques and luxury hotels. Other attractions include the International Swimming Hall of Fame, with pools and a museum of memorabilia, and Hugh Taylor Birch State Park, featuring trails and a lagoon.
- How much is the total cumulative hotel tax?
12%; 6% State and 6% Occupancy
- How much is the F&B tax? 6%
- How much is the average F&B gratuity? 24%
- How many miles from the airport to downtown? 3
- Is there public transportation, such as a bus or subway available? N/A
- How much does the public transportation cost? N/A
- What is the shuttle bus fare from the airport to downtown? $14.00
- What is the taxi fare from airport to downtown? $25.00
- How many daily flights out of airport?
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- Is the airport a hub for any carrier? Southwest Airlines
- What are the major carriers serving airport?
Southwest, American, United, Delta, Jet Blue
- How many committable hotel rooms downtown on peak night?
- How many committable hotel rooms downtown on peak within walking distance to convention center? 700
- How many headquarter hotel properties? 1
- How many rooms available on peak night at the largest headquarter property? 400
- How many total gross square feet of exhibit space at Convention Center? 600,000
- How much of this exhibit space is contiguous? 200,000
- How many total gross square feet of meeting space is available at the Convention center? 600,000
- How many meeting rooms does the convention center have? 29
- How big is the largest meeting room? 31,639
- How many ballrooms does the convention center have? 2
- How big is the largest ballroom? 31,639
- When was the last renovation or expansion? 2007
- When is a future renovation/expansion scheduled? 2019
- Is there free Wi-Fi at the convention center? Yes
- Is there an exclusive in-house Electrical provider? Yes
- Is there an exclusive in-house AV provider?Yes
- Is there an exclusive in-house decorator? No
- Is there an exclusive in house caterer? Yes
- Is the convention center a union property? No
Off Site Venues
- How many off site venues within walking distance can host up to 2,000 people?
N/A — the convention center can host
- How many off site venues within a ten-minute bus transfer can host up to 2,000 people?
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- How many restaurants are within walking distance of the convention center?
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- Can you list local attractions and there whereabouts?
- Yacht cruise
- Beach/water activities
- Las Olas
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