To see all content, you will need the current version of Adobe Flash Player.
Home Home - old Home - old/old Boat parking Photos Just of the living room Just of master bedroom Just of den/2nd bedroom Just of the kitchen Just of the bath Just of amenites Just of balcony Just of outside Panoramic view - night Panoramic view Panoramic pieces Webcam Webcam 2 Guest book - old Guest book Calendar Calendar - old More info Floor Plan Floor Plan 3D Floor Plan - old Floor Plan - old 2 Floor Plan - old 3 Where can I walk to? Historical District Broward Center Special Events Special Events - old Meet Ralph & Judy -old Meet Ralph & Judy Our "stuff" - old Our "stuff" Google map of area Google map 2 - NG Our old ad New ad Rates Policy statement Rates - old Contact us - old Contact us Where exactly are we? Where exactly are we? 2 playing around playing around 2
The New Ad
Penthouse Luxury Condo Downtown on the New RiverWe offer you a vacation getaway in the sky – a 2 bedroom, 2 bath luxury condo at the very top of the Esplanade, right on the New River, in exciting Downtown Ft. Lauderdale. DOWNTOWN ON THE NEW RIVER – means you are there. Not having to get into your car to “get there”, not “only a mile (or two, or three) to THERE”, but actually being THERE. We have 35 restaurants, night clubs, play houses, historic center, and art museums all within a quarter mile from us – that’s 2 blocks. They are all just an easy short walk away. Or you can take one of our bikes for a pleasant 5 or 10 minute ride to any of them. Walk to the Water Taxi stop just down the street and go anywhere on the New River and Intercoastal Waterway. Eat at one of the nearby restaurants on the river (the Pirates Republic Saloon & Restaurant is a block away). Suggestion: Plan your vacation to take in one of the first-run Broadway productions offered at the Broward Performing Arts Center (our 52 million dollar crown jewel playhouse), then one night you can walk across to the “theater” and feel like you are on Broadway.LUXURY CONDO – is like staying in a fancy resort but without the resort prices and small rooms. It is NOT some rental house buried in a residential neighborhood miles from where you want to be. Luxury Condo means a swimming pool, a jetted spa pool, a dry heat sauna room, tennis courts, a full gym, 2 reserved parking spaces, a Business Center and 24 hour desk service with a full time residential manager. A place where someone says “Hello” when you arrive and that can help with problems and questions.“A VIEW TO DIE FOR” – means we are on the penthouse floor, 16 stories up looking down on the river and the boat traffic. Across the river is the Performing Arts Center mentioned above, Esplanade Park, the City’s Historic District, the Entertainment District and the start of the premier shopping district – Las Olas Blvd. “A view to die for” means the whole City is laid out before you, and at night it lights up as far as you can see. FULLY EQUIPPED – means a 50” HDTV, Comcast cable service with 273 channels (14 HBO and Starz premium movie channels and 95 HD channels). A Sony Entertainment Center with 7000 songs, Blu-ray DVD player, 20 Mbps Internet service with Wi-Fi, free phone service to anywhere in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. Bicycles, a kayak for the river, tennis rackets for the 2 courts, a blanket, chairs and cooler for the beach, full kitchen supplies and the list goes on (see details below). SEE OUR WEB SITE AND WEB CAM – for more pictures, for a live river view from the nifty camera on our balcony, for a 2D and 3D floor plan, for more about our “stuff”, for more about your hosts Ralph and Judy, for more about the special events like the Winterfest Boat Parade that starts on the river below us and the New Year’s Eve party that takes place in the park across the river from us. And more about the dock spaces available for your boat or yacht. The WEB site and WEB cam links are shown below or go to www.stay-at-the-esplanade.com. IN SUMMARY – we are a Luxury Condo, Downtown on the New River, with a “View to Die For”. We are a “one unit guest house”. We meet every guest, we show them around, we get them settled in and we get to know them. We have over 30 very nice reviews from guests we call our friends.