Discover the perfect honeymoon in Greater Fort Lauderdale. Here, sun-kissed beaches harmonize with a lively cultural tapestry, weaving together a delightful blend of peace and adventure. It's a haven where couples can find solace yet remain connected to the comforts of home.

Envision tranquil moments by the shoreline, immersive experiences, and lively activities, all converging to craft an unforgettable romantic escape for newlyweds. Dive into our guide and let us help you plan a seven-day dream honeymoon itinerary in Greater Fort Lauderdale, where every moment is filled with love and wonder.


Honeymoon Hotels

Aerial view of Fort Lauderdale beach hotels taken from over the Atlantic Ocean

Experience the epitome of luxury at the Four Seasons Hotel And Residences Fort Lauderdale, a recent addition to the city's skyline. This beachfront oasis boasts impeccable service and offers two exceptional dining options, direct beach access, and a spa designed to reflect the gentle movement of water.

Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa earns its place on this list for its spacious accommodations and an abundance of amenities. With a remarkable 22,000-square-foot full-service spa and multiple pools, the property ensures a relaxing experience even when venturing beyond seems unnecessary.

Pelican Grand Beach Resort

For a more romantic and boutique experience, book your stay at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort. There’s elegant beachfront dining at OCEAN2000, a lazy river and a rooftop spa that overlooks the ocean.

If you prefer everything onsite and look for endless excitement, head to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood. Amenities include a 42,000-square-foot Rock Spa & Salon, an 18-acre recreational water experience, private "Bora Bora" style cabanas, more than 20 food and beverage outlets, and an expansive gaming floor.


Day 1 

Make the most of your first day in Greater Fort Lauderdale by immersing yourself in a world of leisure and exploration. After settling into your cozy hotel accommodation, venture out to discover the captivating charm of the city.

Rent a bike and embark on a journey along the picturesque A1A or delve into the heart of the city by cruising through the vibrant downtown area, where bustling streets are lined with charming cafes, boutiques, and cultural landmarks waiting to be explored.

Exterior view of Nauti Dawg Marina Café in For Lauderdale, FL

In the evening, indulge in a private boat dinner by Riverfront Gondola Tours, where sightseeing merges seamlessly with culinary delight. Glide along tranquil waterways for 90 minutes, savoring delectable fare from Casa Sensei as you toast to love and soak in the twilight ambiance.


Day 2 

Cafe Bastille

Start your day with a delightful breakfast experience at one of the region's charming cafés. Head to Cafe Bastille nestled in Fort Lauderdale, where you can indulge in a tantalizing array of French baked goods and breakfast classics. Set against the picturesque backdrop of the Intracoastal, savor every bite as you immerse yourself in the tranquil ambiance, setting the perfect tone for a memorable day ahead.

Bulegreen Cafe Yard

Another noteworthy brunch spot is Bulegreen Cafe Yard in Oakland Park, which recently appeared in Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eat in the USA. This local favorite is known for its Brazilian coffee and all-day breakfast menu. 

Continue your exploration with visits to renowned museums such as the historic Bonnet House Museum & Gardens, a 1920s estate listed on the National Register of Historic Places, or the new, immersive Mad Arts Museum in Dania Beach.

Keen FlyFor a dash of adventure, take your partner to new heights with a captivating flight above the city courtesy of Keen Fly. Whether it's a guided tour over Fort Lauderdale or Pompano Beach, the sights from above will redefine your perspective.

Wrap up your day at TRP Taste, which offers an ever-rotating schedule of culinary dining experiences. Choose a communal table for mingling with fellow guests or opt for a seat at the wraparound counter to witness chefs craft dishes before your eyes. Planning is key, so book your immersive experience in advance to secure a spot at this sought-after downtown gem.


Day 3 

ann's floristGrab a coffee and breakfast at Ann's Florist and Coffee Bar on Las Olas Boulevard before chartering a boat for the day. Each adventure can be tailored to your desires, whether you prefer a leisurely cruise or an exhilarating fishing excursion. 

Keep the water nuances going by checking out the Mermaid Aqua Burlesque Show at the World-Famous Wreck Bar located inside the B Ocean Resort Fort Lauderdale. The adults-only  show offers dinner, drinks, a live DJ, and sexy fun.


Day 4 


Embrace the relaxation your honeymoon deserves with a visit to one of Greater Fort Lauderdale's luxury spas. Book a couple’s massage inside the PURE Spa at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort. This intimate luxury spa is located on the 11th floor and features one of the most awe-inspiring beach views. 

Another great option is the luxurious spa at the Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach, which offers couples' treatments, a pool with cabanas, and three restaurants. Many area spas also have the option to enjoy the beach or pool at leisure following your treatments. 

Wine GardenContinue the relaxing, romantic vibes with dinner at Wine Garden. The enchanting outdoor garden, adorned with twinkling lights and lush greenery, creates a picturesque setting for a romantic evening. Secure a reservation in advance to ensure an intimate dinner experience in this charming haven, savoring the flavors of Italian-inspired delights.


Day 5 


Plan to witness the sunrise on the beach or from your balcony at least once during your honeymoon. It’s one of the most inspiring moments that will surely get you in a great mood. Spend your afternoon on the water by booking up an SUP paddle board or group kayaking tour and explore the hidden inlets of the Intracoastal. There are plenty of unique water activities to enjoy in Greater Fort Lauderdale as well to fit everyone’s interests, such as snorkeling and SCUBA. 

For those with a passion for culinary exploration, a Craft Food Tour in downtown Fort Lauderdale or along the beach is a must. These guided tours unveil the city's culinary gems, allowing you to savor delectable samples and libations while gaining insights into the vibrant culinary scene. 

Inside of Room 901, plush velvet chair in front of a mahogany colored private bar.Make sure to save some space for a delightful nightcap at Rm. 901, a hidden gem nestled within the Hyatt Centric Las Olas Fort Lauderdale. Step back in time to the glamorous era of the 1920s as this exclusive speakeasy transports you with its vintage charm. Treat yourself to an exquisite selection of cocktails and indulge in a gourmet menu, offering the perfect conclusion to your day in this enchanting city.


Day 6 

Couple On Beach

As your honeymoon is coming to a close, spend one last afternoon enjoying a beach day. Whether you're strolling hand in hand along the water's edge, indulging in a seaside picnic, or simply basking in the warmth of each other's company, let the sounds of the waves serve as the soundtrack to your day. 

Anthony's Runway Piano Lounge RenderingEnd your Greater Fort Lauderdale trip with a bang by enjoying dinner at Anthony’s Runway 84. This iconic Italian-American restaurant and supper club has been serving South Florida since 1982 and recently underwent a massive transformation. Dress up for a night of live entertainment and share everything from table-side Caesar salads, spicy rigatoni vodka, and veal Parmesan. End on a sweet note with Nonna’s ricotta cheesecake. 


Day 7 

Before heading to the airport, enjoy a morning of exploring your surroundings one last time by savoring a quaint breakfast or lunch and taking one last walk along the beach.