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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good location. The hotel is poor, service very poor. The staff visiting your room leaves the door open etc. Swimming pool is under construction, the work begins early in the morning. Just avoid this place.

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice clean place. We had a room on 2nd floor LArge with a counter and bar stools. Great location near the beach and restaurants.There is no breakfast offered here as it says on some booking sites. Be prepared..They we very sweet and found a snack for us with Sparkling wine. Much appreciated.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This property, while not "the Ritz", is comfortable, clean and very convenient to the Central Ft beach area. We found the staff extremely helpful and kind and couldn't do enough for us during our stay with them. The bed was dreamy! A quiet option too with concrete walls between rooms.

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Phillipa G, Director of Sales at The Fortuna Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. Our Team Members are very passionate about the guest experience and will be so happy to hear it was appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Coronado, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean for the most part, fairly dated. Lack of daily service one day of my stay. Terrible lowflow shower pressure. My last night I had small bugs flying around, not sure if they were mosquitoes or not. The pool was empty, they did tell me they had another pool at another property I could use. Not wanting to walk to...

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Phillipa G, Director of Sales at The Fortuna Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your feedback. We are always looking for ways to improve and your feedback is very important. We hope to welcome you back to Fortuna or any of our other properties!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fortuna hotel is a difficult place to rate. The location is one block from the beach so that is a big plus. I would give the hotel staff a 5 star rating! They were awesome! Very friendly, accommodating and professional. The hotel is under major renovations and you can see that the outcome is going to be wonderful. We visited...

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Phillipa G, Director of Sales at The Fortuna Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback. We do have a lot of room types and are always looking for ways to improve the guest experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to any of our Gzella Collection Properties!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice area, nice room but only 1 of 5 days with room cleaning. And when I asked for it I don´t get an excuse... It is close to the beach, close to restaurants and bars. The pool was closed for several days...

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Phillipa G, Director of Sales at The Fortuna Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. Guest Reviews help us to continually grow and evolve. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Jupiter, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small, but cozy and nicely appointed modern room. Large bed was appreciated. Nice grounds w/ pool. Large TV and coffee maker. Although closet was small, there was plenty of room for overnight clothing.

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Phillipa G, Director of Sales at The Fortuna Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review! We are proud of our renovation and are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience! We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visit was great. We planned on staying for only one night because we were heading out to the Bahamas. Because of Hurricane Matthew we had to alter our plans and extended our visit for three more nights. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. The rooms were very clean and modern. The pool was kept clean and the...

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Phillipa G, Director of Sales at The Fortuna Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review! Our Team does all they can to accommodate our guests and we will certainly celebrate your review. We look Forward to welcoming you back soon!

Basildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely location close to bars and restaurants. Clean and modern. Pool small but ok to cool off. Close to beach and water taxis. Make sure you eat in Casablanca cafe a lovely restaurant just 5 mins walk away. Lots of live music around. Overall excellent.

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Phillipa G, Director of Sales at The Fortuna Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback! We love our neighborhood and enjoy helping guests explore our fabulous city! We hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am really happy with my stay at the Fortuna Hotel. It was a small hotel but perfectly decorated. The rooms were clean and spacious. The staff was helpful as well. I had asked if they had a clothing iron I could borrow, and they immediately brought it to my room. It is also very close to the beach, pretty...

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Phillipa G, Director of Sales at The Fortuna Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review! Being a block away from the beach is certainly a plus when we have such beautiful beaches! Our Team Members take the guest experience very seriously and we are thrilled to hear we were able to help you to enjoy your stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Fortuna Hotel is the first hotel in the brand new Gzella Collection. Fort Lauderdale's newest beachside boutique hotel, Fortuna has a myriad of room types and amenities to meet the different needs of our customers. Whether you are looking for a simple, beautiful and comfortable standard room, or a full apartment with kitchen, The Fortuna Hotel has the perfect accommodations for you. Our team members will help you create the perfect stay for YOU with genuine care and true knowledge of our amazing city. We can't wait to welcome you and exceed all of your expectations! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fortuna Hotel

Address: 350 Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 (Formerly Martindale at the Beach)
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale > Central Beach
Price Range: £119 - £222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Fortuna Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Martindale At The Beach Hotel Fort Lauderdale
Hotel Style:
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
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