Hotels & Transportation

Hotel Accommodations

The following hotels are reasonably priced and located near the Competition Event venue – Goldcoast Ballroom. (For more luxurious Beach Resort Hotels, see “Fort Lauderdale Beach Resorts” under Plan Your Vacation: Guide to Sunny South Florida – The Ultimate Vacation Destination.)
 

 

 La Quinta Coral Springs

La Quinta Inn & Suites – Coral Springs
3701 University Dr.
Coral Springs, FL 33065
954-753-9000

6.3 Miles to Goldcoast Ballroom (our Competition venue)

Special Discounted Rate for Our 2017 Competition:
$148.50 + tax per night — for our Competitors & Spectators.

Standard room; above rate for 1 or 2 persons per room.
$153.00 + tax = rate for 3 or 4 persons per room.

To reserve at the discounted rate, Call the Group Reservations Department at the Hotel (866-527-1498) and ask for the Group Rate for:
Patti MacDonald’s USA Dance Royal Palm DanceSport Competition –
Reservation Block confirmation number: 09251171

For Discount, Reservation Must be Booked by January 6, 2017, but
Reserve Early: Discount subject to room availability.

Our block of rooms at this Discounted Rate includes only 10 rooms.

Discounted Rates may not apply if fewer than 70% of projected room nights are booked at this Hotel by members of our Group.

Check with Hotel as to Cancellation Policy for Bookings at our Discounted Rates.

Extended Stay: Our rates were quoted for arrival on January 27, 2017 and departure on January 29, 2017. If you wish to arrive earlier or extend your stay longer than those dates, you can request our Special Rate for your entire stay, subject to availability, but please verify the applicable rates for your stay with the Hotel at the time you book.

The above special rates include the following complimentary services and features:

  • Free Bright Side Breakfast® featuring waffles, hot and cold cereals, pastries, juice, milk and coffee
  • Free high-speed Internet access
  • Comfy beds
  • In-room hair dryer, coffee maker, iron and full-size ironing board
  • *Television with premium channels, movies and video games
  • *Guest Laundry facilities
  • *Swimming pool

*Amenities may vary

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La Quinta Inn & Suites – Fort Lauderdale/ Cypress Creek
999 W. Cypress Creek Rd. near I-95LaQuintz
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
954-491-7666

5.3 Miles to Goldcoast Ballroom

Special Discounted Rate for Our 2017 Competition:
$157.50 + tax per night — for our Competitors & Spectators.

Standard room, 2 Beds. Above rate applies for 1, 2, 3, or 4 persons per room.

To reserve at the discounted rate, Call the Hotel Group Desk (1-800-642-4239), Option 1, and ask for the Special Group Rate for:
Patti MacDonald’s USA Dance Royal Palm DanceSport Competition – Group Booking Code: GRYODA .

For Discount, Reservation Must be Booked by January 6, 2017, but
Reserve Early: Discount subject to room availability.

Our block of rooms at this Discounted Rate includes only 10 rooms.

Check with Hotel as to Cancellation Policy for Bookings at our Discounted Rate.
January 6, 2017 Cancellation Deadline applies.
Cancellations must be made by contacting La Quinta Group & Tour Special Accounts team at 1-877-574-8354 or specialaccounts@laquinta.com no later than the January 6, 2017.

Extended Stay: Our rates were quoted for arrival on January 27, 2017 and departure on January 29, 2017. If you wish to arrive earlier or extend your stay longer than those dates, you can request our Special Rate for your entire stay, subject to availability, but please verify the applicable rates for your stay with the Hotel at the time you book.

Hotel Features and Services:
Free Bright Side Breakfast™
Free Wireless High-Speed Internet Access
Free Local Calls
Free Parking
Meeting Facilities Available
Guest Laundry Facilities
Outdoor Swimming Pool
Spa
Fitness Center
Express Checkout Available
Pets Welcome

Free Bright Side Breakfast:
Waffles
Hot and cold cereal
Bread and muffins
Fresh fruit
All-you-can-drink coffee and juice
Pastries
Bagels
Milk

Guest Room Amenities:
Samsung Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics.
Free wireless high-speed Internet access
Ultra fast and free internet. With speeds up to 5X faster, you can stream without the wait.
Microwave in some rooms
Premium Cable Channels
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron with Ironing Board
Dataport Phones
Voicemail
Alarm Clock

Hotel Details:
Floors: 4
Rooms: 145
Suites: 3
Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM

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Hampton Inn Cypress Creek
720 E. Cypress Creek Rd.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33334
954-776-7677 or 800-Hampton

6.4 Miles to Goldcoast Ballroom (our Competition venue)

Special Discounted Rate for Our 2017 Competition:
$159.00 + tax (11%) per night — for our Competitors & Spectators.

Standard room. Rate applies for up to 4 guests in each room.

To reserve at the discounted rate, Call the Hotel (954-776-7677) and ask for the Group Rate for:
Patti MacDonald’s USA Dance Royal Palm DanceSport Competition, and
be sure to give our Group Code: RPD.

For Discount, Reservation Must be Booked by December 27, 2016, but
Reserve Early: Discount subject to room availability.

Our block of rooms at this Discounted Rate includes only 15 rooms,
of which 12 are doubles, and 3 are kings.

Check with Hotel as to Cancellation Policy for Bookings at our Discounted Rate.
Any cancellation must be made at least 21 days before arrival date, or penalties will apply.

Extended Stay: Our rates were quoted for arrival on January 27, 2017 and departure on January 29, 2017. If you wish to arrive earlier or extend your stay longer than those dates, you can request our Special Rate for your entire stay, subject to availability, but please verify the applicable rates for your stay with the Hotel at the time you book.

Hotel Features and Services
• Complimentary hot breakfast offered daily from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
• Free high-speed and Wireless Internet access in the lobby and all guestrooms
• Complimentary parking
• 24 hour business center
• Outdoor pool and sundeck
• Fitness center

Guest Room Features
• Spacious guest rooms
• Well-lit work desk with easy-to-reach outlets
• 32″ Flat screen HDTV with Showtime
• Microwave and refrigerator in select guest rooms
• Complimentary high-speed Internet access
• In-room coffeemaker, hair dryer, iron and ironing board
• Cloud Nine bedding featuring crisp linens, luxurious mattresses, custom comforters and piles of pillows

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Extended Stay America – Fort Lauderdale – Deerfield BeachExtend Stay
1200 FAU Research Park Blvd.
Deerfield, Beach, FL 33441
1-954-428-5997

8.0 Miles to Goldcoast Ballroom

Special Discounted Rate for Our 2017 Competition:
$115.00 + tax (11%) per night for a Single/ Queen Room; $130.00 + tax (11%) per night for a Double.

Standard room.
Minimum stay required: 2 nights.

To reserve at the discounted rate, Call the Hotel (954-428-5997), Ext. 0, or call Group Sales (1-877-701-3383) and request the Group Rate for:
Patti MacDonald’s USA Dance Royal Palm DanceSport Competition.

For Discount, Reservation Must be Booked by January 6, 2017, but
Reserve Early: Discount subject to room availability.

Our block of rooms at this Discounted Rate includes only
5 Single/ Queen rooms, and 10 Double rooms.

Check with Hotel as to Cancellation Policy for Bookings at our Discounted Rate.
Cancellation must be made by January 6, 2017, or penalties will be incurred.

The above rates were quoted for stays with arrival on January 27, 2017 and check out on January 29, 2017. If you wish to arrive earlier or extend your stay longer than the above dates, please verify the rates applicable to your stay with the Hotel at the time you book. The Hotel’s stated policy regarding extended stays indicates, “Quoted rates will be offered, based on availability, to your attendees two (2) days before and two (2) days after the above dates.”

Hotel Amenities:
Free Wifi
Grab-and-Go Breakfast
On site Laundry facility
Fully equipped kitchen

Hotel Details:
Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time: 11:00 AM

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Hampton Inn & Suites - Coconut Creek, FLHampton Inn & Suites Coconut Creek
5740 North State Road 7
Coconut Creek, Florida 33073
954-363-3000

5 miles to Goldcoast Ballroom (our Competition venue)

Special Discounted Rate for Our 2017 Competition:
$189.00 + tax per night — for our Competitors & Spectators.

Standard 2-Queen room.

The quoted rate depends upon at least 10 rooms being booked by our Group at this Hotel; Rates subject to change if fewer than 10 rooms are booked by our Group.

If Group Rate not available, choose AAA or AARP Rate for best rates online.

To reserve at the discounted rate, Call the Hotel (954-363-3000) and request the Group Rate for:
Patti MacDonald’s USA Dance Royal Palm DanceSport Competition.

Discount subject to room availability.

Check with Hotel as to Cancellation Policy for Bookings at our Discounted Rate.

Extended Stay: Our rates were quoted for arrival on January 27, 2017 and departure on January 29, 2017. If you wish to arrive earlier or extend your stay longer than those dates, please verify the applicable rates for your stay with the Hotel at the time you book.

Hotel Features and Services
• Complimentary hot breakfast buffet offered daily
• Free high-speed and Wireless Internet access in all guestrooms and lobby
• HHonors guests will have the option to earn both HHonors points & airline miles
• Expansive lobby with 18 foot ceilings and an impressive huge bubble wall of water
• Microwave and refrigerator in all rooms
• 46″ flat screen, wall mounted TV in rooms
• Coffee maker, hair dryer, iron & ironing board, and convenient desk area in all rooms
• State of the art exercise facility
• Large, resort style swimming pool and 15 person Jacuzzi on property
• Suite Shop on premises features microwaveable meals and snacks, wine, beer and extensive candy collection

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Ocean Beach Resort Hotels

Many other top quality – several Five Star – Hotels and Ocean Beach Resorts are located on or near the Ocean beach in Fort Lauderdale, Florida — only about 20 to 40 minutes by car from Goldcoast Ballroom, our Competition venue. Cars are easy to rent at any of the airports you may fly in to.

For more information on Ocean Beach Resorts and South Florida as your vacation destination, see Plan Your Vacation: Guide to Sunny South Florida – The Ultimate Vacation Destination » Ocean Beach Resorts.

An ideal way to combine your Vacation in the Sun with a top quality Dance Competition Extravaganza! Make it your own “Winter Frolic” in the Sun!
 

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Transportation – Flights & Ground Transportation

Flights

Click for information on the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport & Ground Transportation from the AirportOur Event Venue, beautiful Goldcoast Ballroom in Coconut Creek, Florida is located near Fort Lauderdale, and only about 20 miles from the Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport.

Delta, United, American, US Airways, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit Airlines and other airlines fly into the Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport (FLL), and good flights are available from all parts of the United States, as well as direct international flights from many cities around the world.

See the Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport (FLL) website for information on the many airlines that fly to and from the airport, Ground Transportation, and much more local information.

Other airports in the vicinity include:

Ground Transportation

All of the airport websites linked above provide information about Ground Transportation from the airport. Most all of the major rental car companies have booths at each of the above airports, and it is easy to rent a car at any of the the airports.

Some of the Hotels listed above may also provide transportation from the Airport(s) to the Hotel. Check with the Hotel.

Taxi cabs are easily available at each of the airports. Check the airport websites linked above for further information, including taxi fares, telephone numbers of local taxi companies, and where to catch a taxi at the airport.

Location of Competition Venue

Our Competition will again be held at the beautiful and nationally renowned:

Goldcoast Ballroom
1415 Lyons Road
Coconut Creek, FL 33063

For more information about the Event Venue, including a map, driving directions, pictures and a description of the Ballroom, See:

Event Venue – Goldcoast Ballroom

 

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The Annual USA Dance Royal Palm DanceSport Competition - "Winter Frolic" - now in it's 14th year,
is one of the most highly regarded all-amateur dancesport competitions in Florida and in the United States.
We welcome amateur competitor couples from around the United States, Canada, and the world!

Competition Sponsors & Principal Donors: