Once a Proud Airline
Florida Coastal Airlines Headquarters were in Fort Lauderdale. In its heyday, the airline brought passengers to and from many areas, including Fort Lauderdale, the Bahamas, Haiti, and even Guantanamo Bay. In December 2014, the airline filed chapter 7 bankruptcy, years after their final flight in 2010. While the airplanes may no longer fly, there are still a number of hotels near Florida Coastal Airlines Headquarters. These hotels are close to the FLL Airport, Snyder Park, and John U. Lloyd Beach State Park.
Hotels to Consider
When it comes to the hotels near Florida Coastal Airlines Headquarters, you have many options. Start with the brand names you know and trust. Extended Stay America-Ft Lauderdale-Cypress Crk-Andrews Ave offers a free breakfast you take with you and has rooms that cater to week- or month-long stays. Crossland Economy Studios – Fort Lauderdale -Commercial Blvd, another establishment owned by Extended Stay America, also caters to travelers who plan to stick around for a longer period of time. Crossland also allows pets.
Fort Lauderdale Marriott North is a great choice if you want more luxurious accommodations. Not only is there an on-site fitness center, but the hotel has its own restaurant. Finally, don’t overlook Universal Palms Hotel. The hotel has an on-site conference center and is just four miles from the beaches.
If you can drive during your trip, you should jump at the opportunity. There are plenty of bus routes, but it’s going to be easy to access Fort Lauderdale and nearby Miami if you have a rental available. With the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport close to hotels near Florida Coastal Airlines Headquarters, renting a car is easy to do, plus the roads are not hard to navigate.
If you really prefer public transportation, buses reach most areas in and around Fort Lauderdale. The routes will add to your travel time, however. From the airport area to the beaches, the ride is approximately one hour, compared to a 20-minute drive. On the plus side, a bus provides you with the opportunity to kick back and enjoy the scenery.