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Ft. Lauderdale Hotels with 18+ to Check-In: 12 Best Rent Options for Young Travelers

If you’re an 18-year-old traveler and dreaming of a trip to Fort Lauderdale, I have something to offer you! While many hotels have a 21+ room policy, I found and checked modern, welcoming Ft. Lauderdale Hotels with 18+ to check-in.

Just show your ID and pay for your room, and you’re ready to immerse yourself in the city adventures. So, buckle up for a guide that bypasses age restrictions and reveals hot spots where you’ll get a hassle-free check-in. Ready for the adventure of a lifetime in Fort Lauderdale? Let’s dive in!

Important: Hotel minimum age policies can change abruptly. It’s best to verify the check-in age requirement before finalizing any booking.

12 Best Ft. Lauderdale Hotels with 18+ to Check-In

Fort Lauderdale welcomes a lot of teenagers and young adults yearly. Finding hotel accommodations for travelers aged 18 and under can be challenging with minimum check-in age requirements.

Fortunately, Ft. Lauderdale has no shortage of 18+ friendly lodging options spanning all boroughs and budgets. Turning our attention to the top hotels for under 18+ check-in, here are 12 highly-rated Fort Lauderdale hotels to consider.

Important: When arriving at check-in, you must provide a valid government I.D. and a credit or debit card in your name.

1. Green Island Inn

Price: Mid | Stars: 3 | Location: 3.8 miles from center, View on map

The Green Island Inn’s location right on Fort Lauderdale Beach is perfect for travelers looking to soak up some sun and sand. At just 0.18 miles, you can easily take a quick stroll down to the beach for swimming, tanning, and other water sports. When you want to shop, the Galleria’s stores are only 2.48 miles away. Nature lovers will appreciate the beautiful Bonnet House Museum and Gardens just 1.9 miles from the hotel.

FACILITIES

DETAILS

Nearest airports:

Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport - 7.5 miles (18-minute drive)
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport - 9.9 miles (25-minute drive)
North Perry Airport - 15.2 miles (21-minute drive)

Public transportation: 

You can take the train at Johns Siding Railroad Station, which is about 2.9 miles away from the hotel. Prospect Road Railroad Station is also accessible for the guests, which is 3.7 miles from the accommodation.

Amenities:

  • Outdoor pool

  • BBQ facilities

  • Terrace

  • Tea/coffee maker in all room types

  • Free Wi-Fi

2. Marriott’s BeachPlace Towers

Price: High | Stars: 4 | Location: 2.3 miles from center, View on map

This hotеl makеs gеtting around a brееzе. Port Evеrgladеs is a short 9 minutes away for anyone nееding to catch a cruisе. And you can indulgе in thе rеstaurants and nightlifе of Las Olas Boulеvard just 6 minutеs down thе road. If you are interested in swimming, the fascinating Intеrnational Swimming Hall of Famе is practically right next door at just 0.7 milеs away.

FACILITIES

DETAILS

Nearest airports:

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport - 7.1 miles (20-minute drive)
Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport - 10 miles (24-minute drive)
North Perry Airport - 18.1 miles (23-minute drive)

Public transportation: 

The transit from the hotel is literally within walking distance. You can ride routes no. 11 and 40 from A1A & Castillo St. bus, which is 4 minutes away. Another available option is Fort Lauderdale Train Station, which is about 3.7 miles from the Marriott's BeachPlace Tower hotel.

Amenities:

  • Parking on-site

  • Outdoor swimming pool

  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms

  • 24-hour front desk

  • Heating 

3. Best Western Plus Oceanside Inn

Price: High | Stars: 3 | Location: 2.48 miles from center, View on map

You can’t beat the Best Western Plus Oceanside Inn for its fantastic location. Take a 2-minute stroll and dip your toes in the Atlantic Ocean at the beautiful Fort Lauderdale FL beaches. When you want to explore the lively city, downtown is only 9 minutes by car. Close by you’ll find shops, art galleries, buzzing nightlife hotspots, and activities like paddleboarding and snorkeling. Lastly, you can end your day with a movie night by visiting the IMax 3D Theatre which is only 2.6 miles away.

FACILITIES

DETAILS

Nearest airports:

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport - 6.1 miles (16-minute drive)
Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport - 13.2 miles (23-minute drive)
North Perry Airport - 17.1 miles (24-minute drive)

Public transportation: 

You can use the bus service at the Las Olas Blvd and Coral W bus station which is about 1.6 miles away from the hotel accommodation. Another bus service is available at A1A and Harbor Beach Pkwy which is at a distance of 0.3 miles from the hotel.

Amenities:

  • Fitness center

  • Non-smoking hotel room

  • Laundry and dry cleaning

  • Private parking