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Room type

Traditional Room, 2 Queen Beds, City View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Traditional Room, 2 Queen Beds, Pool View, Courtyard Area

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Two Room Deluxe Suite, Courtyard View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Two Room Executive Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelFort Lauderdale property with pool and Wi-Fi

4 miles from beach

Adjacent to I-95, less than 4 miles from the beach, this hotel provides convenient Fort Lauderdale-area accommodations for South Florida travelers.

Pool, restaurant

Guests can enjoy swimming in one of the largest outdoor heated pools in the area, or lounging on the sundeck. The on-site UPH Bar and Grill serves lunch and dinner and is open for happy hour.

High-speed Internet access

The 5-story Universal Palms Hotel contains 195 guestrooms with desks, wireless Internet access, voice mail, in-room safes, and premium TV channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Fort Lauderdale-area Universal Palms Hotel features a heated outdoor pool and surrounding sundeck furnished with lounge chairs and umbrella tables. Guests can try their hand at mini golf, and enjoy complimentary use of the hotel's fitness center and 24-hour business center.

Wireless high-speed Internet access is complimentary in the atrium lobby, on the pool deck, and in guestrooms.

  • Fitness facilities
  • Year Built 1973
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • ATM/banking
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Computer station
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • Total number of rooms - 195
  • Garden
  • Luggage storage
  • Restaurant
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Free long-term parking
  • Conference center
  • Free self parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Wedding services
  • Free WiFi
  • Smoke-free property
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Miniature golf on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking, Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Phone
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Separate bedroom
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
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Where to Eat

UPH Bar & Grill - Sports bar with a large-screen television. Serves lunch, dinner, and happy hour beverages. Open Tuesday through Saturday.

Nearby Activities

A garden courtyard containing a good-size heated pool is surrounded by a sundeck furnished with lounge chairs and umbrella tables. Mini golf is available on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Miniature golf on site
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 25

Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property requires a $250 deposit charge for Broward county residents for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. To complete the reservation process and obtain additional information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: USD 7.95 per person (approximately)
  • Breakage deposit: USD 250.00 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10. per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Up to 3 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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