$151 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Sep 28, 2014 Check-out: Oct 1, 2014

Pelican Grand Beach Resort

4 stars
2000 North Ocean Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.1
out of 5
122 reviews
Fabulous get away, perfect location

Wonderful! The resort was so clean and the staff was so friendly and helpful- we will be coming... See full review

  • Mhalldds
  • Jun 16, 2014
Pelican Grand

Although I'd been by this location many times, it was far more impressive as a guest. The location... See full review

  • JMDa
  • Feb 4, 2014
One of Fort Lauderdale's most striking waterfront resorts, the Pelican Beach Hotel Fort Lauderdale delivers 106 oceanfront suites, all with private balconies, for those seeking accommodations with indulgent sea-gazing. With its palm-lined patios and outdoor pools, not to mention front-row seats for the sunset, the Pelican Grand certainly lives up to its name. Take a dip in the luxurious zero entry pool, float along the lazy river, or erase those tan lines on the resort's private beach. When the sun has finally set, enjoy tempting and flavorful fare by dining at the OCEAN2000 restaurant, which cooks up fresh Florida seafood platters to order.
Key facts
  • 106 oceanfront suites
  • Lazy River tubing ride
  • Private beach
  • Over 7,000-square-feet of meeting and banquet space
  • Wedding planning services / corporate meeting services
  • 3 restaurants: OCEAN2000, O2K Lounge, The Emporium (ice cream parlor)
  • Zero entry oceanfront pool
  • 7,000-square-feet of event and meeting space
Neighborhood
The hotel is easily accessible from Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach International Airport and is found right on Ocean Boulevard, just a few blocks east of the main thoroughfares of Fort Lauderdale city. Whether you want to leave sand prints in the pristine white shore, browse the shops of Las Olas Boulevard, or get lost in the leafy expanse of Hugh Taylor Birch State Park, there's no shortage of diversions in the area.
Hints and tips
For anyone on a first-time visit to the city, getting around is made easier by boarding Fort Lauderdale's Sun Trolley near the hotel. There are several routes that service the Downtown and Convention Center areas. For a cooler perspective, take a ride on a water taxi and enjoy the sea-spray while you skirt around town.

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

Hotel Map

26.1552 -80.1011
Nearby airports
Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, (FLL), 7.00, MI, S; Miami International Airport, (MIA), 34.00, MI, S; Palm Beach International Airport, (PBI), 43.00, MI, N;
Area description
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Pelican Grand Beach Resort Rooms

Premium Oceanfront Suite Two Que
2 queen beds-high flr-pvt balcony-internet- microwave-coffee maker-refrigerator-632 sqft
City View King Bed Room
Intracoastal king bed-microwave-coffee maker- refrigerator-approx 480 sq feet
Premium Oceanfront Suite King Be
King bed-high flr-pvt balcony-internet -microwave-coffee maker-refrigerator-632 sqft
Oceanfront Suite King Bed Access
Oceanfront king bed-pvt balcony-632 sq ft- -microwave-coffee maker-refrigerator-grab bars
Ocean View Guest Room
King bed-Ocean vw-microwave-coffee maker- refrigerator-approx 510 sq feet
Oceanfront Suite King Bed
King bed-pvt balcony-internet-microwave -coffee maker-refrigerator-632 sq feet
Oceanfront Ste Two Queen Beds
Oceanfrnt ste 2 queen beds-pvt balcony- 632 sq ft-microwave-coffee maker-refrigerator
Penthouse Suite One King
Penthouse Suite-one king bed and whirlpool bathtub

Amenities

  • Heated pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Elevators
Activities
Heated pool
Children's activities
Boating
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Coffee shop
Room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Maid service
Guest laundromat
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Porters
Conference facilities
Gift shop
Audio visual equipment
Conference suite
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Accessible parking
Room
Television with cable
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Hairdryer in room
Sitting area
Temperature control
Electronic door locks
Sprinklers in rooms

Nearby points of interest

  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park: 1.2 mi
  • Bonnet House Museum and Gardens: 1.3 mi
  • Fort Lauderdale Beachfront: 1.5 mi
  • Las Olas Beach: 2.5 mi
  • International Swimming Hall of Fame: 2.7 mi
  • New River: 3.1 mi
  • Andrews Living Art Studio: 3.3 mi
  • Stranahan House: 3.4 mi
  • Broward County Main Library: 3.5 mi
  • Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale: 3.6 mi
  • Old Fort Lauderdale Villange and Museum: 3.7 mi
  • Museum of Discovery and Science: 3.8 mi
  • Broward Center for the Performing Arts: 3.9 mi
  • Old Dillard Art and Cultural Museum: 3.9 mi
  • Greater Fort Lauderdale & Broward County Convention Center: 4.1 mi
  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park: 1.2 mi
  • Bonnet House Museum and Gardens: 1.3 mi
  • Fort Lauderdale Beachfront: 1.5 mi
  • Las Olas Beach: 2.5 mi
  • International Swimming Hall of Fame: 2.7 mi
  • New River: 3.1 mi
  • Andrews Living Art Studio: 3.3 mi
  • Stranahan House: 3.4 mi
  • Broward County Main Library: 3.5 mi
  • Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale: 3.6 mi
  • Old Fort Lauderdale Villange and Museum: 3.7 mi
  • Museum of Discovery and Science: 3.8 mi
  • Broward Center for the Performing Arts: 3.9 mi
  • Old Dillard Art and Cultural Museum: 3.9 mi
  • Greater Fort Lauderdale & Broward County Convention Center: 4.1 mi
  • Lockhart Stadium: 4.4 mi
  • Fort Lauderdale Antique Car Museum: 4.5 mi
  • Fort Lauderdale Stadium: 4.7 mi
  • African American Research Library and Cultural Center: 5.1 mi
  • Secret Woods Nature Center: 6.6 mi
  • Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale Museum: 7 mi
  • Tradewinds Park: 9.6 mi
  • Quiet Waters Park: 11.3 mi
  • Art Children's Museum: 13.4 mi
  • Sawgrass Recreation Park: 21.6 mi
  • Everglades Holiday Park: 22.2 mi
  • Intercostal Waterway: 24.9 mi

Dining

Ocean2000 Lounge
Serving drinks and light fare overlooking the pool and Atlantic Ocean. Live entertainment on select evenings.
Ocean2000
American bistro with cuisine ranging from seafood to steaks amidst magnificent panoramic views of the Atlantic ocean. The restaurant features the only Sunday oceanfront brunch on Fort Lauderdale Beach.
The Emporium
Reminiscent of an old fashioned ice cream parlor serving ice cream-coffee- espresso- baked goods and gourmet food items.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (122)

Ratings and reviews for Pelican Grand Beach Resort

Overall score

4.1 / 5
5.01.0
122 out of 122
Amenities:
4.1
Room cleanliness:
4.4
Hotel staff:
4.3
Room comfort:
4.4
Location:
4.4
Value:
4

86% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Dave from michigan
Westland, michigan
Jun 29, 2014

Vacation

We enjoyed our stay at the pelican beach resort. The room was exactly as we viewed it online.. The view of the ocean was right off our balcony.. The sunrise every morning was spectacular.. Did not have much interaction with the hotel staff, however the beach service was great! The only downfall was the parking.. It is valet only and it was $30. A day, there seems like there should be a price break on visitors staying for a week.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

There is a restaurant that's a little off the beaten path called the pirates republic bar, it was a very interesting place, and the food and drinks were amazing. Primanti brothers also was a must visit, for pizza and amazing sandwiches..

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Mhalldds
Canton, MI
Jun 16, 2014

Fabulous get away, perfect location

Wonderful! The resort was so clean and the staff was so friendly and helpful- we will be coming back! We loved the beach and how much privacy we had.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Madeliene
Chicago, Illinois
Mar 13, 2014

Nice Beach

Rooms were very nice, but felt it was a bit to pricey for just a place to sleep and a view of the street. They could use help with the staff as it was very slow when ordering food and cab services.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
poppu
Indialantic Florida
Mar 5, 2014

minivacation

Our room was great and the bed was outstanding. The staff was attentive to all our needs

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
pilotmom
east falmouth ma
Feb 4, 2014

At times it was like Paradise.

With the exception of one beach assistant (who appeared not too happy to be working that morning) and not very friendly, it was a wonderful trip! A little pricey.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
JMDa
Nashville, TN, USA
Feb 4, 2014

Pelican Grand

Although I'd been by this location many times, it was far more impressive as a guest. The location is terrific: right on the (disappearing Fort Lauderdale) beach in a quieter part of FLL just at the end of the public zone. The hotel appears to have been recently reconditioned, but it has many of the hallmarks of an early 20th century hotel. The large seaside veranda, where meals are served, is particularly attractive and a rare facility in FLL, where most of the lodging is off the beach. Our room was a large and comfortable corner room looking west. The furnishings are ok. Not quite enough storage space (dressers). Definitely not trying to be ultramodern. The staff was very polite and helpful. Valet parking is the only option: $30/day but efficient. Breakfast and dinner on the veranda were both well prepared and served. In the 25+ years we've been coming to Lauderdale, this spot was the best, and we'll be back.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Lots of dining choices on Las Olas Blvd. Too far to walk from this site.

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anke from Florida
Cape Coral, FL
Feb 3, 2014

Wonderful escape

A beautiful hotel in a perfect location, staff is very nice and helpful, we will defenately go there again

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
banana88
Boston, MA
Jan 5, 2014

Just average

We arrived at the hotel early - at 9 AM - because we had just got off our cruise. Check-in wasn't until 3 PM. While I understand the staff's desire to keep company policy, I think it would have been a nice gesture if they had checked us in a bit earlier instead of having us wait for 6 hours. The room was spacious and reasonably clean, although I saw some small cobwebs on the ceiling. The furniture looked a bit worn and the decor was not very appealing. On the whole, I don't think the hotel provides good value for one's money, and I would not recommend it.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
2
Dining tip: Not Applicable

In general, you need a car/taxi to get around Ft Lauderdale, so budget ahead.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
21st Birthday celebration
Smyrna, DE
Nov 12, 2013

Great Experience!

My party of 7 arrived early from our week vacation on a cruise. The Resort staff accommodated us until we were able to check into the room. From the front desk, the dining area, the beach, the pool and the bar everyone greeted us with smiles and courteous attention. Wish we were able to stay longer. Definately will visit again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Review of Pelican Grand Beach Resort

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Shan travel girl
Michigan
Oct 31, 2013

Excellent location! Nice pool and beach!

Really nice staff! Beautiful hotel and excellent location.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: In Hotel

Great food!

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