Modern & Majestic
3000 Waterside, 3000 E Oakland Park Blvd., 954.287.1197, 3000waterside.com
This new and state-of-the-art resort-inspired community of Intracoastal waterfront condominium residences and townhomes is perfect for any water lover. Developed by Canadian developer Claridge Homes (whose list of projects includes the ICON – Ottawa’s tallest residential building); this project is known for the superior design, quality craftsmanship and unbeatable locations which are all apparent along the waterway.
W Stands For WOW
W Fort Lauderdale, 401 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., 954.414.8200, marriott.com
This show-stopping hotel at the north end of the strip boasts aesthetics that turn heads inside and outside the building. And there’s plenty for locals to enjoy here besides swanky hotel rooms. if you stop in, you can’t miss the beautiful Living Room bar and lounge, gorgeous swimming pool (they offer day passes) and restaurants like Steak 954 and El Vez.
Keeping It 100
100 Las Olas, 100 E Las Olas Blvd., 954.399.7244, onehundredlasolas.com
Currently reigning as Fort Lauderdale’s tallest building and housing 113 luxury residences and 238 Hyatt Centric hotel rooms, 100 Las Olas also offers restaurants and shopping accompanied by an Instagrammable aesthetic. The building was designed by international architecture group SB Architects. On the first floor you can find two of the city’s most popular new restaurants, Eddie V’s and Harborwood Urban Kitchen.