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Old January 22nd, 2010, 02:25 PM
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Default Marriott North, Fort Lauderdale

Hi our travel agent has booked us into the Marriott North in Fort lauderdale for one night, before we sail on the Coral princess for the Panama in April. Has anybody stayed here? and whats it like?. Also any restaurants close by not to sure what time we will be arriving. Thanks for any info.
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Old January 27th, 2010, 08:31 PM
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This Marriott is not near the port area, it's in the business district.. about 15 /20 minutes away...there are restaurants within walking distance. If it were me I would perhaps ask to be closer to the port area...The Renaissance Hotel, is on A1A, close by Harbor Place Shops, and some nice restaurants...part of the Marritt group too..check if this hotel has free shuttle service...

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Old January 27th, 2010, 08:47 PM
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We stayed at the Marriot North in Dec before our Coral Princess cruise. A very nice and quiet hotel. Are you taking Princess transfers to your cruise?
If so the xfers go to and from the hotel to the pier. Very convenient, give the bags to the Princess rep and the next time you see is in your cabin.
The breakfast is reasonable right in the hotel.

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Hi doopydozer.
Thanks for the info yes we are going on the Coral Princess on April21st sailing coming all the way home to Canada. Also yes did have Princess book the hotel and our flight so our transfers are all included. thanks again
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