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Okaloosa Island

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Address: Fort Walton Beach, FL
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Paradise!!!

This is the most beautiful place I have ever seen before. There is so much here, but yet the water is absolutely gorgeous!! When you come across the bridge it will take your... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Watertown, Tennessee, United States
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Watertown, Tennessee, United States
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

This is the most beautiful place I have ever seen before. There is so much here, but yet the water is absolutely gorgeous!! When you come across the bridge it will take your breathe away. It was so hard to leave, we jokingly were seeing for hire signs and were talking about moving here! Seriously hated to leave.

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Biloxi, MS
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Beach sand was nice. The water was brown and full of seaweed. Not sure if it's always like that, or was just the time we were there.

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Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Nice Beach, Restaurants are good day or Night, you can rent Beach Chairs that are out on the Beach during the Day , by the hr. or by the day, carry your on Drinks or buy them there, the Swamp is fun at night-- live band. great customer service,

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Destin, Florida
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I live across the street from the 2nd public beach access and would recommend this to anyone! Nice beach. good parking, several showers and bathrooms!

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Brookhaven, Mississippi, United States
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36 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Okaloosa Island is GORGEOUS and packed with stuff to do for all ages. It's less modernized than Destin, so for those who don't like the hustle and bustle, it's a must go.

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Spring, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Our first time to visit Florida coast. We liked Okaloosa Island and had a great time. Had heard that the water there is crystal clear but the seaweed was really bad for some reason this summer. The water was clear in some places. Did drive to Destin and walked around at the Harborwalk. That was great! Liked the Boardwalk at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Absolutely the best place to visit for those who aren't super rich. Okaloosa Island has amazing shops that are extremely well priced (Alvin's Island B1G1 t-shirts). Destin is about a 5 -10 minute drive depending on traffic and location on the island. I have been back 1 week and already booking a condo and next series of events for next... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

green slime that some call sea grass is ugly! our condo at waters edge unit 604 was fine. There ain't no beach to enjoy

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

Beautiful beach. The June grass is thick this time, but we swam past it to clear water. The beach is not crowded like PBC, nor are there a lot of parties going thru the night. Perfect for families!

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Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

I can't say a bad thing about this place...it was wonderful. We had a great stay...it's not very commercialized but still satisfied my kids need for entertainment.

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Address: Fort Walton Beach, FL
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach

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