When choosing your next destination, why not find a resort with luxury, comfort and family friendly amenities? With gorgeous ocean front views, world class rooms and well thought out details, The Pelican Grand Beach Resort has something for everyone.
Meet The Pelican Grand
South Florida is a world class destination. If you are looking for a little piece of paradise, check into the award winning Pelican Grand Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale. This Key West style resort has the best location with amazing features.
Hotels directly on the beach like this are rare in the Fort Lauderdale area. Besides relaxing beach or poolside, you can walk to many of the attractions that Fort Lauderdale has to offer, because the location of the Pelican Grand is so central.
Fort Lauderdale Attractions:
- Shopping – Galleria Mall | Colonnade Outlets at Sawgrass Mills | Las Olas Boulevard | Aventura Mall
- Tours – Water Taxi | Tour Helicopter | Jungle Queen | Tropical Sailing Catamaran Charters | Carrie B Cruises
- Water Sports – Rent paddle boards from the resort | Water Jetpack Rentals from Rocketman Experience | Scuba Diving with Pompano Dive Center
- Casinos – Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood | Gulf Stream Park Racing & Casino | Mardi Gras Casino
- Museums – NSU Art Museum | Museum of Discovery and Science | Naval Air Station Museum
- Golf – Jacaranda Golf Club | Inverrary Golf Club | Palm Aire Country Club
The Pelican Grand Beach Resort is managed by Noble House Hotels and Resorts. Noble House Resorts excel on exceptional service to their guests. With first class destinations from coast to coast, there is bound to be a Noble House property somewhere that you want to visit. The Pelican Grand location in Fort Lauderdale is no exception. You will enjoy impeccable service and world class amenities during your stay here.
A stroll around the grounds of the Pelican Grand Beach Resort feels like an escape in itself. The classic architecture of the resort is just gorgeous. The gabled roofs are reminiscent of Victorian Era beach resorts that were popular on the east coast of Florida. You can step back in time with all the modern comforts you desire. The design throughout the resort is pleasing and inspiring.
Lose yourself in the luxury and the gorgeous views of the southern Florida scenery. The deep blue Atlantic, the bright green palms and the gorgeous white sands are what you envision when you dream of perfect beach days. Order lunch and a margarita from one of the beach attendants.
Complimentary beach chairs and umbrellas are available to guests so you can soak in the beach experience in absolute comfort. Bring the book on the top of your summer reading list, some natural sunscreen and a hat. You will be totally prepared for a day of laying by the shore with your toes in the sand.
To take in the views and experience this area in a whole new way, you must visit the rooftop of the resort. This spot offers breathtaking views that overlook the beach and the entire city of Fort Lauderdale. Planning an event in the future? You can host groups here for a gathering that will not be forgotten.
There are several lodging options at this luxury resort.
- You can choose from two Guest Rooms – oceanfront view or city view.
- If you crave a little more space, choose from one of the roomy Suites with ocean views.
- For the ultimate in luxury, book a Premier Suite – the Sky Suite penthouse on the 12th floor and the Pure Suite right next to the spa are the way to go.
Yes, the Pelican Grand is a beach front hotel and of course you will want to spend a lot of time in the sand. However, save some time for the pool as well. The high end pool area is relaxing and exciting at the same time. Your entire family can enjoy some pool time at the Pelican Grand.
The main pool is zero entry, meaning you walk into it just like the ocean, where the depth of the water gradually increases with each step. Young kids can splash around in this pool without getting too deep and needing assistance. Even when traveling without kids, this zero entry style is amazing if you want to sunbathe in the water to keep cool.
The pool is still oceanfront, surrounded by tropical palm trees. There is nothing that feels more like paradise than lounging pool side surrounded by palms with a fabulous drink in your hand.
If you really enjoy the water but want the ultimate in soothing experiences, grab a raft and ride the Lazy River. The gentle current will push you along through the only Lazy River in Fort Lauderdale. Float the day away under sunny Florida skies at the pools at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort!
For upscale dining, the Pelican Grand has Ocean2000. This high end restaurant is loved by guests and locals alike. It is one of the best restaurants in Fort Lauderdale. Offering American faire like seafood and steaks, there is something for everyone. They even offer an incredible oceanfront brunch on Sunday, and if you are traveling with your family, there is a kid’s menu!
The O2K Lounge is the perfect spot for lighter fare and small plates. Stop in here for one (or two!) of their world class cocktails during their famous happy hour. The lounge overlooks the tropical pool and the ocean.
For a sweet and unexpected treat, you must visit The Emporium. This old fashion ice cream parlor serves up coffee and baked goods along with some of the best ice cream you’ve ever had. You will feel like you traveled back in time to a 1950s ice cream parlor. There isn’t a better way to cool off after time in the Florida sun than with an ice cream sundae.
The PURE Spa at Pelican Grand is an intimate luxury spa. The vision of this spa is to bring a Scandinavian feeling of relaxation to Fort Lauderdale. The spa is located on the 11th floor of the resort with wide open views of the Atlantic Ocean. Disconnect from the busy world during a visit to this full service spa. It truly offers an experience like no other.
The Pelican Grand Beach Resort has some creative details that make your time inside the hotel like no other hotel you’ve stayed in before. Be sure to check out the local art display. There is a really cool travel/beach boutique inside that is custom curated and carries a lot of organic and natural brands, rather than mainstream ones. This is so unique to this resort and something we love at Daily Mom.
Keep up with your exercise routine and fitness goals in the Fitness Center at the Pelican Grand. This fitness center is not buried in some smelly basement like in a lot of hotels. It has oceanfront views to inspire you as you jog on the treadmill. This is just one of the many details that makes staying at the Pelican Grand such a pleasure.
If you’re ready to spend some summer days celebrating the sun at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort, you aren’t alone. We are ready to pack our bags too! Stop just dreaming of the ocean and get oceanside right away at this beachfront resort in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
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