Steelpan restaurant opening soon at renovated Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach

Renovation of the Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel includes Steelpan, a Caribbean-American restaurant concept inspired by the island flavors of South Florida. “During the renovation process, we put a lot of thought into how to best showcase the beach views we have available to us,’’ hotel General Manager Eduardo Fernandez told me. “The inspiration for […]

Pelican Grand Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale completes $7 million guest room renovation

One of the only true beachfront, boutique hotels in Fort Lauderdale, Pelican Grand Beach Resort has completed a $7 million guest room renovation. The eight-month transformation honors the existing property’s old Floridian charm while introducing modernized design and boho-inspired elements. “We’re beyond thrilled to see our vision come to life,” said Heidi Dennis, general manager […]

Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort to offer summer “Dining Included” package

Here’s a great way to experience a summer on Fort Lauderdale Beach. The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort will offer an exclusive ‘‘dining included’’ package this summer, which will feature breakfast, lunch, dinner and a Sunset Sips reception, included in the nightly rate. These come as an addition to the extensive on-site amenities and […]

Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival set for March 20-24

The inaugural Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival, which will feature culinary creations and libations from local restaurants, craft spirit brands, wineries and breweries, has announced its event schedule, official partners and restaurant participants. The Festival, which takes place from March 20-24 in Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale, will benefit Feeding South Florida and showcase […]