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Bicycle Rentals

Posted on February 22, 2016 at 2:15 PM

By popular demand, I've had quite a few people ask me about bicycle rentals, so I decided it's time to post about it. Fort Lauderdale has a couple options for bicycle rentals and scooter rentals... and motorcycle rentals if you're feeling really adventurous...


One option is to take advantage of Fort Lauderdales public bic...

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Minute Clinic at CVS Pharmacy

Posted on April 18, 2015 at 8:50 AM

Every now and again, one does get the sniffles. In the event that you might want to see a doctor, but don't need to go to the emergency room, the CVS up on Sunrise Blvd, next to the Galleria Mall, has a great new walk-in clinic. They have doctors on site who can write you a prescription and they have private examination rooms. While the Florida sun usually cures what ails you, it...

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The $50 Coupon-Give it away...(UPDATED!)

Posted on January 19, 2015 at 11:15 AM

UPDATED: We are finishing up our 3rd year of business at Hidden Gardens!!! Many thanks to our past guests for making it a great success. 

In appreciation, we're now giving $50 OFF to all our past guests who return to Hidden Gardens for another stay. In addition, there are no limits to referrals. In other words, if you refer 2 people that make reservations with us, get an additional $100 OFF, for 3 people get $...

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2014 Int'l Boat Show - Fort Lauderdale

Posted on September 22, 2014 at 11:15 AM

The 2014 International Fort Lauderdale Boat Show will be held on October 30th- November 3rd and its just a few minutes from Hidden Gardens!


"Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the "Yachting Capital of the World" will host the 55th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 30-Nov 3, 2014. Show exhibits range fro...

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The Jimmy Evert Tennis Center (JETC)

Posted on September 3, 2014 at 8:55 AM

Holiday Park is an actual, real park located in the northwest corner of the Town of Victoria Park, confusing I know. Aside from catching a game of tennis, Holiday Park is a nice place to take a walk and get some exercise, many of our guests have enjoyed using the public facilities there.

 

Here's what the City of Fort Lauderdale.gov sais about the Tennis Center:

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Las Olas Boulevard

Posted on August 18, 2014 at 8:50 AM

I could go on and on with high praises of Las Olas Blvd, but I'm sure there's already a  few blogs out there doing that. Take a stroll, just a few blocks south of Hidden Gardens and see what you'll find! These two comments below wrap it up nicely:

"Las Olas is often described as the jewel in Fort Lauderdale's crown, and rightly so. It's hard to imagine any other area that has so much to offer its visitors and ...

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BOA's (free) Starlight Concert Series

Posted on July 4, 2014 at 9:35 AM

The 36th Annual Bank of America Starlight Musicals concert series starts Friday June 6, 2014, right around the corner from Hidden Gardens at Holiday Park!

"Each summer, Fort Lauderdale Parks and Recreation Department proudly presents the Starlight M...

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Rent a DVD at Publix supermarket

Posted on April 9, 2014 at 7:40 AM

 Once you've painted the town red, it might be a good night for Dinner and a Movie at home. Just like home, our apartments are equipped with HDTV's and DVD players, so while you're picking up some groceries at the Publix supermarket, you can also grab a...

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IMAX 3D Theatre

Posted on March 26, 2014 at 8:25 PM

Every now and then it rains in South Florida... don't worry, it won't last long! What better thing to do on a rainy afternoon than go see a movie... even better, a movie in IMAX. The AutoNation IMAX 3D Theatre boasts the biggest screen in South Florida and is located downtown at the Museum of Discovery & Science.


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Victoria Park Arts and Jazz

Posted on March 21, 2014 at 8:55 AM

SUNDAY MARCH 23RD 12-4PM RAIN OR SHINE- FREE To ALL!

IT’S THE 9TH ANNUAL ART & JAZZ FESTIVAL IN VICTORIA PARK

This little festival is just a few blocks away from Hidden Gardens and is definitely...
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the Riverwalk Blues Festival

Posted on February 12, 2014 at 9:00 PM

PRESIDENTS DAY WEEKEND FEB 14-16th, 2014

ESPLANADE PARK - FORT LAUDERDALE, FL

2014 International Miami Boat Show

Posted on February 11, 2014 at 7:45 AM

The Fort Lauderdale Boat Show is in October, but Feb. 13-17th, 2014, Miami hosts the International Boat Show and is close enough for a great day out. Here's a little bit from their website:"See what’s new at the Greatest Boat Show in the World! Florida's largest annual event spans three locations—the Miami Beach Convention Center, the New Yacht & Power Boat Show at Sea Isle Marina and Strictly Sail® at Mi...

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Shops at The Galleria Mall

Posted on December 15, 2013 at 7:55 AM

Known as one of the finest in all of Florida, The Galleria Mall is very close to Hidden Gardens, located at 2414 East Sunrise Blvd. (Also, Stop #4 by Water Taxi). Here's a list of some of the Shops and Restaurants you'll find there:

Mall Hours are...

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Scuba Diving and Snorkeling

Posted on December 2, 2013 at 6:50 PM

Go below the waves on a Sea Experience! The SCUBA shop is right down near Las Olas and the Beach. Reported as the premier dive center in South Florida, you can get your PADI licence here, go out for some snorkeling or stay dry and see the reef through a glass bottom boat.

The water is warm year round, and the wreck diving trips are said to be a lot  of fun, so jump in...

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The Jungle Queen

Posted on November 21, 2013 at 7:55 AM

The Jungle Queen is Fort Lauderdales' oldest and most recognizable riverboat on the Intracoastal waterways. Available for daytime sightseeing cruises and evening dinner cruises, this local institution is a 'must board' for anyone passin' through town.

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Fort Lauderdale Fishing

Posted on November 2, 2013 at 8:45 AM

A couple minutes away from Hidden Gardens, down by the beach at Las Olas, is Fishing Headquarters. They offer a variety of different fishing excursions, at different prices, from deep sea fishing to drift fishing off the reefs. Whether you're a serious angler or just looking for fun on the water, it's a great way to spend a day.


301 Sea...

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Water Taxis!

Posted on October 15, 2013 at 6:45 PM

A great way to see Fort Lauderdale! Past Guest, John (England) reminded me last winter, Stop #3 on the Water Taxi Route is within walking distance from Hidden Gardens.

 

A great way to spend the afternoon or make a day of it and cruise the Intracoastal waterways on Fort Lauderdales' most unique public transport system. Check the website:

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