Fort Lauderdale – Cruise Ship Terminal of Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises …
Port Everglades is located at the southeastern coast of the Florida peninsula within the three cities of Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood and Dania Beach. Nearby are some of the most beautiful soft sandy and crystal clear beaches in the world. Famous Fort Lauderdale Beach, Hollywood Beach and Las Olas Beach are equipped with a life guard tower, beach loungers and umbrellas. Some of the city’s best hotels and resorts are located right at the beachfront.
The deep harbor of Port Everglades is the second busiest cruise port in the world after the Port of Miami (best hotels). Stay in a discount hotel, cheap motel or more luxurious resort near the various cruise ship terminals in Fort Lauderdale Florida. Cruise companies take you on short single day cruises to the Bahamas, or longer multi-day cruises to the Caribbean, Panama Canal or Transatlantic to Europe.
Bus transportation between Port Everglades and the bus station is available through taxi service. The downtown area and FLL airport is about 10 minutes away by cab.
Situated in the northern end of Port Everglades are Cruise Terminals 1, 2 and 4.
Pier 1 : primary used by Balearia Bahamas Express.
Pier 2 : mainly used by Princess Cruises.
Pier 4 : MSC Cruises.
Car parking is available at the Northport Parking Garage.
Cruise Terminals 18, 19, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27 and 29 are located at Midport, in the center section of the port. All terminals feature free wi-fi internet access and air conditioning. Shopping and restaurants are approximately 1-2 miles from the piers.
Terminal 18 : used by Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises. There is a surface parking for 600 cars, and adjacent surface parking Lot 19 for 400 cars.
Passengers leaving from following cruise terminal can use Midport Parking Garage.
Terminal 19 : Carnival Cruise Line.
Terminal 21 : mainly used by Carnival Cruise Line and Costa Cruises.
Terminal 22 : used by several companies.
Terminal 24 : used by a few companies.
Terminal 25 : primary used by Royal Caribbean International.
Terminal 26 : Holland America Line.
Terminals 27 and 29 are used part-time or only in the weekends.
Address / Contact
Broward County Port Everglades Department
1850 Eller Drive, Fort Lauderdale, Florida fl 33316
Phone : 954-523-3404
Just Stopping Off for the Night Before or After Your Cruise ?
Fort Lauderdale is 23 miles North of Miami and approx. 45 miles south of Palm Beach fl.. Many cruise lines depart from the city’s cruise port to a variety of hot destinations. However, there’s lots to enjoy in Fort Lauderdale, and can sometimes be overlooked as just a stopping place for the port. Make the most of your visit to Fort Lauderdale and enjoy seaside life, gorgeous Florida beaches and many restaurants, attractions and clubs.
If you’re staying for a day or more in Fort Lauderdale, there are many conveniently located, cheap hotels for both attractions and the port.
✓ Get Relaxed in Your Fort Lauderdale Hotel, Ready for Your Cruise
We often get stressed at the start and end of a holiday. So if you’re heading for a cruise leaving from Fort Lauderdale and have a long way to travel to the port, stopping off for a night in a nearby hotel can help you start your holiday on a more chilled note. Staying nearby the night before your cruise will help to take the pressure off travelling, and may even help you to avoid traveling through the night. Take a look at our cheap deals on amazing hotels, conveniently located to access the port.
✓ End Your Holiday on a High
It’s a shame when we go on holiday to relax and get away from it all, to undo all of that with the hassle and difficulty of the journey back home. Stopping off at a conveniently located hotel after you arrive back in Fort Lauderdale after your cruise can really help to end your holiday on a high, rather than in a stressful way.
✓ Great Location and Comfort Don’t Have to Cost the Earth
Your holiday starts here. So don’t compromise style, comfort, luxury and fun for budget practicality. We offer fresh deals each week on a variety of types of hotels to suit every budget. Even though you may only be stopping off at your hotel to catch your cruise on time, this doesn’t mean that your holiday hasn’t already started, and that you don’t make the most of this time to relax and be pampered.
✓ Find Family Friendly Hotels at the Best Price
It can really help young children to enjoy the first part of their holiday if they are able to relax and get a good night’s sleep before your cruise begins. We have many fresh, cheap deals on family friendly hotels located nearby the Fort Lauderdale cruise port. Many of our cheap hotels in the area offer many amenities for the whole family, to start your cruise holiday on a high.
✓ From Budget Options to Luxury Style and Comfort
Could there be a better way to start or end your cruise holiday than with a mini holiday in Fort Lauderdale? Whatever your taste, we have a wide variety of cheap deals on hotels to suit your style and needs in the area. Explore the different options for conveniently located hotels between both the attractions and the port.
✓ Cheap Deals on a Variety of Types of Hotels
Whatever you want to do, whether you want to lounge on a beach or hit the party hard, we have a wide range of cheap hotels to suit both your style and your budget. Explore the amazing, cheap deals on hotels in Fort Lauderdale near Port Everglades. We’re sure that you’ll find everything that you are looking for, without having to pay the earth.
How to Travel from Your Hotel to Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port – Car Parking
Many of the cheap hotels in the Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port are dedicated to families, couples, individuals and groups who are specifically starting or ending their cruise holiday with them.
The staff will often provide information on how to best get from their hotel to the cruise port. Many of the hotels offer great deals on shuttle bus services and/or taxi services. Many also offer great value on accessible parking.
Parking — the seaport’s main entrance is from the I-595 East.
Safe and secure car parks are located just minutes from the cruise terminals. No reservations required.
Car parking is available in the Northport (4,250 parking spaces) and Midport Parking Garages (2,000 parking spaces) and the Midport Surface Lot between Terminals 18 and 19.
Disabled parking is provided with unimpeded access to crosswalks and elevators. All parkings are located within the security gates of the Port.
Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport — the international airport FLL is the closest airport from Port Everglades, just minutes away from the port. Taxis, van services and limousines are available at every cruise terminal.
Miami International Airport is about 30 miles away to the south, or less than 1 hour (30 minutes, depending on traffic).
Palm Beach International Airport is appoximately 50 miles north.
Bustling City on the Gold Coast of Florida
Fort Lauderdale is a bustling city on the Gold Coast of Florida. It’s a sunny holiday destination and known as the “Venice of America”, due to its extensive canal system.
With more than 40,000 resident yachts and over 100 marinas and boatyards, Fort Lauderdale is America’s yachting capital. The nautical highlight of the city is at the world’s largest International Boat Show, featuring the newest motor yachts, sea vessels, equipment and many more. Step onboard The Fort Lauderdale Sun Trolley, a very inexpensive way to get around and a great way to see the downtown area and lovely beaches.
Worth a visit is the Bonnet House Museum and Gardens. This old plantation located right on the waterfront near Sunrise blvd. with its wonderful gardens and art collection is one of the most beautiful sites in South Florida. Popular by locals and tourists is Fort Lauderdale’s riverfront or Riverwalk. It’s a lovely area to shop, or catch some food and drinks at one of the outdoor cafe’s. A great way to spend a day is to hop on a boat for a tour of the intracoastal waterway, or to stroll along Las Olas Boulevard, a beautiful place to walk and for people watching.
Cheap Hotels and Affordable Motels near Cruise Port Everglades in Florida fl.
Plenty of moderate priced pre or post cruise hotels, cheap motels and self catering vacation rentals can be found within close distance of the passenger terminals. Some properties are located right at the beach and offer splendid sea views, other are located next to the airport or in the downtown area. Find the best deals.
Pre or Post cruise accommodation with (free) airport and shuttle service to the pier — many hotels in the area provide a complimentary transport shuttle service to/and from the airport, and to the cruise ship terminals.
In addition, many area hotels offer parking for the duration of your cruise for a fee or included in your hotel price.
See also our cheap deals for hotels near Port Canaveral, Tampa Port Authority and Jacksonville in Florida.