Las Olas/Isles | Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Known as a world renowned shopping and dining district, Las Olas offers over 30 outdoor dining options and 65 shops full of fashion, accessories, and gifts, for many eclectic taste. The Las Olas Isles which make up the residential portion of Las Olas consist of entirely waterfront homes. The beautiful views and convenient canal access add to the desirability of the area. Widely considered to be one of the most unique and authentic areas of Fort Lauderdale, Las Olas also boasts a wide selection of international art galleries, a variety of events, fairs, and festivals throughout the year and three world-class museums: The Museum of Discovery and Science, The NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale, and the Historic Stranahan House Museum.
Unwind from a day of activity in one of the area’s indulgent spas or venture out again into the twinkling lights of the boulevard to enjoy a nightcap or a delectable dessert. This thriving area has something to offer everyone. Visitors will find the accommodations of the area just as upscale and charming as the happenings such as the 75-year-old, historic, Riverside Hotel. As the only hotel directly on Las Olas Boulevard, the Riverside Hotel truly sets the standard for the area, with a true focus on guest comfort and convenience. In keeping with the luxury and affluence of the area, the second most popular accommodation is the rental of luxury homes and yachts along the New River and canals. Take your personal or rented yacht on a cruise to the Las Olas Marina, dock here and walk the boulevard or head over to the famous and newly revitalized, Fort Lauderdale Beach.