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Area Attractions Nearby Budget Inn Fort Lauderdale :

  • Sawgrass Mills Mall, Sunrise, FL – 30 minutes (20 miles)

  • Aventura Mall, Aventura, FL – 40 minutes (25 miles)

  • Isle Casino, Pompano Park – 10 minutes (7 miles)

  • Seminole Casino, Coconut Creek, FL – 15 Minutes (10 miles)

  • Hardrock Casino, Hollywood, FL – 25 minutes (20 miles)

  • Cypress Creek Corporate Area – 10 minutes (8 miles

Air/Cruise Ports:

  • Fort Lauderdale International Airport - 20 minutes (14 miles)

  • Port Everglades Cruise Port - 15 minutes (10 miles)

  • West Palm Beach International Airport – 40 minutes (35 miles)

  • Miami International Airport – 45 minutes (40 miles)

Restaurants/ Bars

  • World famous Polynesian Mai-Kai  5.2 mi 

  • Houstons .4mi

  • Flanigans .8mi

  • 26 Degree Brewing Company .6mi

  • Brusroom 1.1 mi

  • Gianni's Italian Restaurant 1.2mi

  • Briny Irish Pub .2mi

Endless Summer Charters

Enjoy a 3 hour cruise along Fort Lauderdale's Intercoastal Waterway and New River while hearing about the rich and famous along Millionaire's Row and viewing Mega-Yachts at neighboring marinas. This is South Florida's most affordable sightseeing boat. Please feel free to bring your own beverages on board. A great sound system, clean bathroom and padded seating make this a most enjoyable and comfortable cruise. Available for private parties and groups. Reservations suggested.

Festival Flea Market Mall

Conveniently located near the Florida Turnpike on Sample Road, this mall is unique in that it features over 800 vendors selling their wares from kiosks and booths. You can buy brand-name electronics, toys, perfumes, jewelry and designer clothing and accessories at below-outlet prices. Additionally, a farmer's market, full-service beauty salon and an international food court are available. The mall is usually extremely busy on the weekends, when complimentary valet parking is offered. If you plan to visit at that time, go early. Free parking is available daily.

Pompano Beach Golf Course

Pompano Beach Golf Course is located approximately seven miles north of Fort Lauderdale and remains very busy year round. It offers two courses, each 18 holes. The Palms Course is 6,366 yards, par 71, The Pines Course is 6,886 yards, par 72. Although caddies are not available, unrestricted walking is permitted and golf carts are included in the greens fees. The facility permits shoes with metal spikes on both courses.

Pompano Dive Center

Located in the Sands Harbor Marina on the Intracoastal Waterway, Pompano Dive Center proudly offers an unparalleled inventory selection including the full SCUBAPRO line; daily two-tank dive charters only steps from their front door to their dock; internationally recognized PADI Five-Star instruction; Air and Nitrox fills; boundless travel opportunities and a top-of-the-line Repair/Service Tech Center. Our professionally trained staff is knowledgeable and available to help you plan all your equipment purchases and your next adventure. Stop in - Experience, Enjoy and Explore Pompano diving at its best!

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