Downtown Fort Lauderdale Neighborhood Insight

Downtown Fort Lauderdale is the county hub for government and finance as well as home to some of South Florida’s finest luxury condominiums, the famous Las Olas Boulevard, the scenic Riverwalk, Broward Center for the Performing Arts, the Museum of Discovery and Science, Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale and many other attractions and destinations that are sure to keep even the most social of residents happily occupied.

Everything is within a short walk adding to the allure and enjoyment of attending the events, concerts, and shows that crowd the local calendars; residents will never get bored living in this colorful and beautiful part of the city. Downtown and its neighbors, Las Olas and Himmarshee, are home to hundreds of Fort Lauderdale’s finest restaurants, shops and vibrant nightlife, all located within several blocks.

Downtown Fort Lauderdale is also divided by the beautiful and natural New River which winds its way through the heart of the city and is arguably one of the city’s most striking physical features. The New River is bordered on both sides by miles of a red brick foot and bike path known as Riverwalk. This wonderfully scenic pedestrian attraction is very popular with locals and tourists alike who want to go for a relaxing bike ride, dog walk, or a romantic stroll while watching the gorgeous yachts cruise along the river.

Downtown is located east of I-95 just minutes from Fort Lauderdale International Airport, A1A and the beaches via Las Olas Boulevard, Port Everglades and I-595.

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