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10 Best HomeAway/Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Fort Lauderdale, Florida - Updated 2021

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Fort Lauderdale offers visitors of the ‘Sunshine State’ an ideal vacation destination. Warm weather and its location of just 28 miles (45 km) away from bustling Miami, the city is a great place to be close enough to the action-packed days of Miami beach, but further away into the suburbs to enjoy a relaxing vacation. As with most city’s in Florida, Fort Lauderdale is blessed with white sand beaches, best suited for lounging, family beach volley ball sessions and days well spent outdoors. Fort Lauderdale is well connected by four railway lines, including the Amtrack and is also serviced by its own airport. We have rounded up our favourite HomeAway vacation rentals in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, for you and your family’s next getaway to the Sunshine State.

1. Home with a private pool and hot tub (from USD 500)

A three-bedroom home comes fully equipped with all amenities and a beautiful outdoor patio, a heated pool and hot tub. The travertine marble patio with a dining and seating area makes for an ideal spot to enjoy morning coffee or an evening glass of wine. The home’s backyard provides a serene atmosphere with tropical plants and its secluded feeling. The home is well suited to families as in addition to all the usual facilities, they even provide bicycles (three adults, one child-sized) and a high chair and port-a-crib on request.

Tropical Oasis with Private Heated Pool and Spa
108 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you could need 3 large bedrooms and 3 baths accommodated 3 couples nicely
The master bedroom and bathroom were jaw dropping
The kitchen had everything you could want
The house has AMPLE living space and was larger than anticipated
The house is very comfortable and well stocked with all the amenities you need for a perfect vacation
The pool and hot tub are clean and functional
The rooms were spacious comfortable and well decorated
The house is very nice and clean The swimming pool and hot tub (
The interior was warm and inviting and it was spotless
quiet and comfortable The pool and backyard were private and the plantings were beautiful
Everything about the home was well maintained
the owner answered our questions promptly and it was obvious she wanted to make sure our family enjoyed our trip
Rich was ready willing and able to handle any questions
Mary Ellen was super responsive to any questions and requests we had
clean and classy Nice furnishings great beds and linens
There are a lot of shops and restaurants nearby (walking distance) also
There are many stores and restaurants a few minutes away
LOLThere is a grocery store nearby and restaurants and beach a close walk away
The grill is great and the patio has a beautiful seating area that we enjoyed many BBQs at
The location is a few minute drive to the beach (you could walk it if not carrying much) and there are tons of great restaurants which are also very close
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2. Incredible villa with heated pool (from USD 209)

With a modern mix of hardwood and concrete, this carefully curated home mixes textures and textiles to give the space an inviting feel all around. Bring your own wine with you to be chilled in the resident wine cooler and take advantage of the outdoor space and seating during the warm Florida evenings. Your stay in this two-bedroom two-bathroom home near Wilton Manors, which is 10 minutes from beaches, shopping amenities and restaurants, is sure to be part of an ideal vacation.

Bungalow 8!
24 reviews
House 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
that there is a bathroom in the living room
but it was well-appointed inside
The place was very comfortable
Us girls who stayed there didnt have to fight for bathroom time
the couch in the living room is convertible into a bed so actually this 2br bungalow can house 6 people if need be
Did I say it was clean already? :-)
Home was very clean and updated
Both bathrooms are clean and well-made
Our highlights are how very quiet the property is and how fantastic the water pressure is in the showers
he was very helpful about suggestions Brava
the host was very helpful about places to go eat and hang out
bright with all of the conveniences of home
That said Todd responded quickly to our questions
clean well-maintained
The neighborhood was quiet and close to a lot of restaurants
Optimal location easily accessible
The area of the house
The house is minutes away from the beach and close to Wilton Manor's very nice restos
The location of the house is very convenient -- close to Wilton Manors (and the DQ )
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3. Timeless oasis in Victoria Park (from USD 232)

The perfect location for small families or groups of friends, this vacation home is decorated to compete an interior designers dreams! A timeless space that incorporates comforts and style, the home is complete with two bedrooms with two full baths. The larger master bedroom has an en suite with a bath and walk-in shower. Take advantage of the public spaces which include a living space, family room and a sunroom which boasts views of the pool and backyard. Enjoy your day’s on holiday spent by the tropical heated pool and secluded backyards for ultimate relaxation.

Welcome to Victoria's Secret, A Secluded Tropical Oasis in Victoria Park!
33 reviews
House 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
I don’t normally like to use the word perfection
We didnt need to leave the property
lighters (for candles) extra batteries shower complimentary products
but the in ground jacuzzi/spa takes the cake
You just need to download the app
plenty of towels wash clothes blankets pillows reusable shopping bags laundry facilities dryer sheets
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
We met David the day of arrival what was nice
This home and business is the blueprint to all vacation homes
the pool and Jacuzzi are awesome
I have been renting homes for many years and can only say this one belongs to best
They provide more than any other vacation rental I have ever been in
The neighborhood is quiet and easy to get around in
A very nice house in a nice neighbourhood
Also the pool and jacuzzi were a daily treat Convenient located near shops
Check in is a breeze
(Rare indeed) Centrally located to Miami the Keys and West Palm Beach
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4. Ideal couple's beach getaway (from USD 210)

A cosy space for a couple or friends when looking for a well-located home by the beach in Fort Lauderdale. Just minutes away from the seaside, this condo comes fully furnished and equipped with all modern amenities necessary for a beach holiday. Enjoy a king-sized bed at the end of your days, along with a large living room space, great for getting comfortable and relaxing in. The home even provides beach towels and a barbecue grill for making complete use of the daily fishing expeditions.

Beach Block Bungalow, everything you need for a great get away Quiet and safe
24 reviews
condo 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything is upgraded very nice Parking space for two no fees free parking
Beach chairs were provided at the home
The price corresponds to the quality
comfortable and so glad it is
The apartment was spotless and very open
close to the ocean with everything we needed
This property was clean updated and had everything we needed (i e beach chairs beach towels)
all the linens are fresh and clean
It is perfect right across the street from the ocean can't get any better Clean and spacious the bed is super comfortable
The owners are very nice
Host was very accommodating and polite
as well Area was nice and quiet
Dan is a great Host
He was also helpful when my phone would not allow the HomeAway app to download information
very good and clean Dan was very prompt in providing us the information required to get ourselves checked in using the lock box
The Airbnb was perfect Walking distance to beach and restaurants
but it turn out to be perfect
The area was in a quite residential neighborhood but very close to dining and public park
parking right nearby exactly as advertised if not better
Situated in a nice quiet neighborhood short walk to the beach and a plus being close to the causeway
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5. European-style villa (from USD 250)

Accommodating up to 10 people, this beautiful European-style villa works perfectly for families or friends who want to enjoy the sunshine and the impressive amenities provided in-house. From the balcony of the master suite which boasts ocean views to the 65-inch television with Bose surround sound and the fully equipped bar area, outdoor gas grill and large pool space, you and your group will find everything you need for your holiday at this home. Additionally, the home is located close to several stores and restaurants making it the perfect choice for a vacation home.

NEW Renovations!!! just steps to the Ocean...
37 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
We stayed with our 1 and 3 yo children and enjoyed every minute in the home
Upstairs there are two are spacious and comfortable rooms with a master suite that's the size of a studio apartment
The house has all the basic necessities and more
Our family (ages 6 through 72) enjoyed our stay in the immaculately appointed Villa Sol Atlantico
The kitchen has everything you'd need and a gas grill outside
He was a fabulous host with a fabulous home
So close to the beach
Brian was an excellent host and made us feel very welcome
The owner is amazing as well--he treated us like his own personal special guests checked on us often and made sure our stay was everything we dreamed of
Brian is the most gracious host he ocementaded us to an extrem level he waited for a food delivery prior to our arrival and unpacked every thing
The location is perfect just steps away from the beach
and we were just steps from the beach and within walking distance to restaurants and shops
There's plenty of great restaurants and bars in the area
This rental is in the perfect location steps from the beach and a few short blocks from downtown
etc in the house including a surround sound system throughout the bottom floor and pool/patio area
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6. Ultra-modern vacation home (from USD 519)

ultra-modern vacation home
Source: www.vrbo.com

Relax and unwind at this rental which has three bedrooms and an open floor plan to let in vast amounts of Florida’s sunlight. This home is stylishly decorated and equipped with top-of-the-line equipment and furnishings. Enjoy the spacious backyard for cookouts or barbecues in the beautifully landscaped property and swim in the large heated pool, day or night. The dining space and bar area have seating for six, and the kitchen is chef standard, well equipped with all the necessary appliances. The home is very well located as it is only a 10-minute walk to beautiful Lauderdale-by-the-Sea beach and surrounding beachside restaurants, bars and shops.

Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, FL, US
8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

7. Pet-friendly, child-friendly home (from USD 385)

An idyllic two-bedroom home for a small family has a newly renovated kitchen space, an outdoor pool with loungers in a large backyard. The home can sleep two children in the second bedroom which contains two twin beds, and a couple comfortably in the master room. Enjoy the backyard and pool for lazy day’s in the sun and dine at the pool-side to enjoy the warm Florida weather.

Casa Sol - A Bright, Clean, Fresh Modern Stay in Retro Fort Lauderdale
19 reviews
House 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The pool in the yard and the privacy was nice to come home to and chill
I appreciated the roomy refrigerator and counter space
I loved to cook in the open kitchen
(new)I'm normally one to find fault
pretty organized perfectly stocked for cooking
The house was so clean and fresh
The house is comfortable and clean
The house is great - it's clean
bar n atmosphere after the beach
Pool has a sophisticated look to it and the yard is a private oasis Loved the mixed modern and clean style inside the house
and she quickly made all the arrangements to accommodate me
The host was amazing always available and responsive to any questions or concerns Would recommend this home to everyone looking for a beautiful cozy
I rented this beautiful property as well as the property next door
What blew me away was the pool and Jacuzzi We swam till midnight every night
even a nice Bose bluetooth speaker
very conveniently located safe neighborhood
J Marks restaurant was great at the corner of 13 n 1 highway about 2 min from home
House is a little gem close to the action but found ourselves wanting to stay put
We received great advice about where to get food (a Publix is right near by for a big grocery shop) and a wonderful French bakery is within walking distance
Hwy 1 n 13th was so close to grocery stores restaurants and many beaches
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8. Luxury home in the heart of Fort Lauderdale (from USD 327)

luxury home in the heart of fort lauderdale
Source: www.vrbo.com

Transport yourself to a beautifully laid out and designed home, complete with four bedrooms and a large heated pool for summer evenings spent by the water. The home is centrally located in the heart of Fort Lauderdale with direct access to the beach, Galleria Mall, Las Olas Blvd and several restaurants which are just minutes away. Take advantage of your setting in this home by cooking meals with loved ones in a fully equipped kitchen or walk to a neighbourhood favourite restaurant. Do not forget to spend time outdoors and by the pool. The home comes complete with a tiki-style hut for an added touch of luxury.

4BR Heated Pool Home with Tiki Hut!
Fort Lauderdale, FL, US
15 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. Charming private beach house (from USD 350)

Stay a few steps away from Fort Lauderdale’s white sandy beaches at this charming three bedroom property. Your proximity to the beach is truly the biggest draw with this home, as it is rare to find such a space where you could walk just less than 300 yards (274 metres) to the beach and boardwalk from your home, bringing fresh drinks and food with you. The home has a large drive in and front yard, ensuring that parking is never an issue and that children have ample space to run around in. All amenities including washer and dryer, central air conditioning and heating, bath and beach towels are provided.

Charming 3 Bedroom Beach Home w Gated Private Yard
25 reviews
House 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It's freshly updated spacious and has all the amenities you could need including privacy and outdoor space
There are 3 bedrooms all with large TVs and ample closet space and a huge walk-in closet off the master
You will not find a newer house - with great parking and steps to the sand - in Hollywood Beach
Very clean modern house fully furnished Easy off street parking Short drive to airport and other attractions
The two full bedrooms are spacious and the third bedroom would easily accommodate a single guest if we had had one
the house was very clean and stocked with everything you need
The house was very clean and perfect for the type of beach house we wanted with a big beautiful yard
Great location clean and newly renovated
This house is so clean and completely renovated
Finally Lorraine was a responsive friendly hostess - she answered all our questions and promptly enabled one of us to retrieve a charger we had left behind
The place was extremely clean and well-cared for I had a few questions for the owner before and after our arrival and Lorraine was quick to respond and very friendly and accommodating We are talki...
Lorraine was extremely helpful with making sure we had everything for our trip Beautiful house and extremely close to the beach
well-appointed Lorraine is accessible and friendly
All the appliances in the house are new and very trendy
The location was great just a few steps from the boardwalk
less than1/4 mile from shops/restaurants
this house could not get better
House is only 200 feet away from beach and Broadwalk
The boardwalk is lessthan a 2 minute walk Lots of kitchen and counter work space even an island with barstools
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10. Fantastic beach home in Sunny Isles (from USD 279)

The quaint beach town of Sunny Isles combined with this beautifully furnished modern property, makes this location your ideal beach vacation spot. With four bedrooms and complete kitchen, dining and laundry amenities, the home is well suited for evenings spent inside after long beach days and getting comfortable as if the space is your own. Enjoy easy access to the beach, a five-minute walk away, and other entertainment options including the water park Tidal Cove and Aventura, and its 3-mile (4.8 km) jogging trail, public tennis courts and shopping mall.

Beautiful Sunny Isles Beach Home- Walking distance to the Beach
210 191st Terrace
23 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Sunshine all year round in Fort Lauderdale

Spend your winter and cold spring days away from home taking advantage of Fort Lauderdale’s warm weather and sunny beach days. With beaches, bars, restaurants and plenty of outdoor activities, both on and off the water, the city makes for an ideal family getaway. Stay in one of our recommended HomeAway vacation rentals for the best value, comfort and convenience. With our list of properties, we have ensured you do not sacrifice luxury and style so be sure to check out the options available to you for your next getaway to Fort Lauderdale.

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