B Ocean Resort Fort Lauderdale [Reviews & Directions]
- Check-in Times
- Room Rates
Check-in: 4:00 pm
Check-out: 11:00 am
Rates vary from $384 to $423 depending on the suite booked and time of year.
B Ocean Resort is a 16-minute (6.1-mi) drive from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. The quickest route is via US-1 N. Head northwest toward Terminal Drive and Upper Terminal Drive. Continue straight for 1.7 min. Take a left at the fork and follow signs for US-1 N/Ft Lauderdale and merge onto US-1 N. Pass Taco Bell and turn right onto SE 17th Street. Pass Papa John’s Pizza (on the right and continue onto Seabreeze Boulevard. You will find B Ocean Resort on the right.
Enjoy comfort and relaxation with a beachfront stay at B Ocean Resort, Fort Lauderdale.
This quality resort is located directly on Fort Lauderdale Beach and is a short drive from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, the downtown Las Olas Boulevard, and Port Everglades. Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, South Beach Park, and Bahia Mar Shopping Center are all a short walk away.
The hotel was built in 1956 and was originally called the Yankee Clipper. B Ocean Resort was well known by some of the top American celebrities, including Joe DiMaggio, Marilyn Monroe, Robert De Niro, and others.
The resort offers a private beach and two infinity-edge swimming pools. Dining can be enjoyed at the hotel’s restaurants, which include the casual Salty Siren and the Naked Crab seafood restaurant. For something different, appreciate the Mermaid and Aqua Burlesque shows while eating dinner at the renowned Wreck Bar, or enjoy an evening drink at The Florida Bar. Room service is also available.
Get away from the stress of daily life in the B Indulged Spa Suite, where you can be pampered with a relaxing massage, aromatherapy or hot stone therapy. Alternatively, work out in the state-of-the-art, 24-hour fitness center at B Ocean Resort.
In town on business? B Ocean Resort offers 10,000 sq ft of indoor function space for meetings and events, as well as 30,000 sq ft of outdoor function space. Conference rooms offer visual and audio equipment, flipcharts and other presentation equipment, blackout shades, and Wi-Fi.
Spacious rooms at B Ocean Resort offer modern decor and everything necessary for a comfortable stay. There is a choice of Junior or Posh suites, all with the resort’s signature Blissful Bed and FreeB Wi-Fi.
Google reviewers have ranked B Ocean Resort as good with a 3.9/5 rating from 2,801 reviews. The hotel’s location is rated as being good and the beach is described as beautiful, although one reviewer said it would be good if the pool and beach bar stayed open later. As to the location, others wrote that shopping and restaurants are within easy walking distance of the resort. The Mermaid and Aqua Burlesque shows are very well received. Some reviewers commented that the design and decor is so good, it is difficult to believe the hotel is 63 years old.
Facebook users rate the hotel as being 4.2/5 with 1,551 votes. Reviewers rated the staff as being top-notch and helpful. However, another reviewer mentioned that they were not expecting the “resort fee” they were charged, which doubled the rate. They also said the cost of food and drink is very high at B Ocean Resort. Another reviewer mentioned that the resort is a great place to stay before or after a cruise. They loved the two pools, especially the one on the beach and also enjoyed dining at the resort.