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Universal Palms Hotel, Fort Lauderdale

3-star3 stars
4900 Powerline RoadOakland Park, Fort LauderdaleFL33309United States of America, 800-491-6126

Suburban hotel with outdoor pool, near Fort Lauderdale Stadium
  • Free WiFi and free parking
2.8 / 5
Cleanliness
Could use a good cleaning
Room
Room needs to be improved
Comfort
More comfort would be nice
Breakfast
Breakfast can be improved
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Universal Palms Hotel, Fort Lauderdale

Hotel Info: 866-539-8117

from $54
  • Two Room Executive Suite
  • Two Room Deluxe Suite, Courtyard View
  • Traditional Room, 2 Queen Beds, City View
  • Standard Room (Mobile)
  • Traditional Room, 2 Queen Beds, Pool View, Courtyard Area

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 195 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-2 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out
Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Debit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 25

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 3 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle during limited hours *

Parking

  • Free extended parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • Resort fee included
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
Services
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1973
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities
  • Miniature golf on site

Nearby

  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby

Universal Palms Hotel, Fort Lauderdale’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Universal Palms
  • Universal Palms
  • Universal Palms Hotel
  • Universal Palms Hotel Oakland Park
  • Universal Palms Oakland Park
  • Universal Palms Hotel Fort Lauderdale
  • Universal Palms Fort Lauderdale
  • El Palacio Fort Lauderdale

Policies

This property requires a $250 deposit charge for Broward county residents for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. To complete the reservation process and obtain additional information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

Breakage deposit: USD 250.00 per stay

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

Resort fee inclusions:

  • In-room safe

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 10. per night

Safes in guestrooms can be used for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 8.00 per person (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Universal Palms Hotel, Fort Lauderdale

Landmarks

  • Fort Lauderdale Stadium (12-minute walk)
  • Funky Buddha Brewery (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Palm-Aire Country Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Broward Center for the Performing Arts (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Las Olas Riverfront (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Historic Stranahan House Museum (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Bonnet House Museum and Gardens (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Anglins Fishing Pier (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Lakes Mall (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Swap Shop (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)

Getting around

  • Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL-Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood Intl.) 16-min drive
  • Miami, FL (MPB-Public Seaplane Base) 32-min drive
  • Miami, FL (MIA-Miami Intl.) 35-min drive
  • Fort Lauderdale Cypress Creek Station 4-min drive
  • Fort Lauderdale Station 8-min drive
  • Pompano Beach Station 11-min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free extended parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Universal Palms Hotel, Fort Lauderdale

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