The Gale Fort Lauderdale is located steps from the beach in Fort Lauderdale. Few communities compare with the richness and vitality of Downtown Fort Lauderdale, with its vast array of activities and resources, including a world renowned center for the performing arts, a superb library, museums, restaurants, universities, and a beautiful riverside park. Outdoor cafes, trendy boutiques and galleries at Las Olas, and the picturesque brick paved Riverwalk, adjoining the New River.
Fort Lauderdale has over 3500 restaurants and more than 110 nightclubs offering distinct cuisine and diverse live music nightly. The Gale Fort Lauderdale is just a short drive from Port Everglades and the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport. Fort Lauderdale has been called the ‘Venice of America’. Twenty three miles of smooth sand and water and a 165 mile network of navigable waterways boasting sightseeing cruises and the fun filled Water Taxi, Famous as a beach resort, it is also a top destination for boats and yachts.. The Greater Fort Lauderdale community extends from the Atlantic Ocean in the east to the edge of the Everglades, some 25 miles to the west.
Twelve major shopping malls and countless specialty shops, from the exclusive Las Olas Boulevard boutiques to the World’s largest indoor flea market. The new Hard Rock Casino attracts thousands of visitors within its ample entertainment facilities.
Fort Lauderdale most famous beach is a long stretch between Las Olas and Oakland Park Blvd. Notorious years ago for some wild partying by spring break students, it is now an attractive place for locals and tourists as well. Its white sands and multiple restaurants, bars and stores attract mostly the young crowd.
The Galt Ocean Mile is a mile-long strip along the ocean running north from Oakland Park Blvd to the area where Fort Lauderdale meets Lauderdale-By-The-Sea. Many well maintained buildings have wonderful locations close to the beach and great amenities.