Fort Lauderdale Journals

Gay Boyz week in Florida

A January 2004 trip to Fort Lauderdale by tomcat3791

Quote: A week in Fort Lauderdale and Key West, sans husband!

Palm Plaza Resort

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First, a clarification: the Palm Plaza Resort is NOT a block from the beach as they say – it’s more like three or four. Not bad, but the water you see from the balcony is the intracoastal and seen across another property. The property was ok, but not exceptional by any stretch. The rooms were tired, but fairly clean -- some cockroaches and plumbing fixtures were inexcusably falling apart in the (obviously original) shower. We paid $100 per night on the weekend for a room with two queen beds, which is a good rate for Ft Lauderdale in January. Breakfast was not served poolside, as described, but left in your room the day before so you could take it poolside if you desired. The heated poo...Read More

Member Rating 1 out of 5 on January 13, 2004

Palm Plaza Resort
2801 Rio Mar St
Ft Lauderdale 33304
954-565-7250

Equator Resort

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Wow! The rooms were very nice, with high ceilings and beautifully redone decor. We had a room with two beds (extra wide/long twins, comparable to fulls) for $160 per night. The location is excellent -- about 4 blocks off Duval, but at the far end from Atlantic Shores (Tea Dance site). Island House (which offers day passes for the "health club" area) is just down the street. The pool area is very nice (if small) and well tended -- the pool is kept very warm. The hot tub is large enough for four/five guys and is always available. Breakfast (included) is substantial and good. Eating areas are provided under a roof near pool. There are approximately 10 pool chairs in the smallish...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on January 13, 2004

Equator Resort
818 Fleming Street
Fort Lauderdale, Florida