Welcome to our Fort Lauderdale Florida hotel near the Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port. Our GREEN Lodging Certified Embassy Suites Fort Lauderdale - 17th Street hotel is the perfect location for your Groups, Meetings and Special Events in Fort Lauderdale or for a magnificent catered Wedding near our beautiful Fort Lauderdale beaches. Our new Fort Lauderdale restaurant, E Spot Restaurant & Bar, offers our guests a casual yet chic dining, bar and lounge experience while waiting to set sail on your cruise, during business trips as well as a great "spot" for our loyal local clientele. Our Fort Lauderdale hotel is only four blocks from the Broward County Convention Center and we have created a Landing Page for things to do within walking distance of our Cruise Port Hotel and the Convention Center. If you're looking for a great Getaway Vacation Package in the Fort Lauderdale area, look no further, our hotel offers great deals and you're sure to find the right hotel special for you and or your family. Our next list includes Fort Lauderdale attractions and links to more pages that are a must to add to your itinerary; Pet Friendly Hotel Special, Fort Lauderdale Cruise Package, Fort Lauderdale Water-taxi Package, points of interest "Within Walking Distance" of our hotel, Fort Lauderdale Family Reunion Information, Fort Lauderdale Beaches and activities, Fort Lauderdale Golf and Golf Courses, The Fort Lauderdale Shopping Guide. Fort Lauderdale is a thriving business community and 17th Street is the Yachting Center. Many people think of Fort Lauderdale as a winter vacation destination and it is but we’re also home to many large and international corporations. Our close to downtown Fort Lauderdale location makes our all-suite Fort Lauderdale hotel the perfect choice for legal teams, medical groups and we're also close to sporting and entertainment venues. The Broward County Convention Center, Broward County Federal and County Courthouses, The North Broward Medical District, Florida Power & Light, The Carnival Center, Broward Performing Arts Center, American Airlines Arena, The Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, International Swimming Hall of Fame, World famous Las Olas Boulevard.