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Address: Fort Walton Beach, FL

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Its beautiful and a shot away from destin fl

Okaloosa island,is a beautiful place to visit lots to do with the boardwalk,gulfarium,put put and arcades.its close to destin which is also a great place

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Okaloosa island,is a beautiful place to visit lots to do with the boardwalk,gulfarium,put put and arcades.its close to destin which is also a great place

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Kansas City, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Very touristy - a number of places to eat, good boardwalks, a number of tourist shops, and some good beaches. Typical "tourist" destination.

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Fort Walton Beach
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Great times spent with family when not out on boat. The beach is a great place to be at sunset. My granddaughter and friends love to spend spring break here.

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Mansfield, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Clean beaches. Nice white sand and clear sea water. Plenty of beach to walk and enjoy. We were at the island in January and February so this was not the right time for swimming

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Harlan, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Great place to walk and talk with people. Watch people fish. You can sit and juist enjoy the water as the waves approach the beach.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

We came in the off season. It was beautiful, sunny, scenic and breathtaking sunrises and sunsets. The pier is there and the Boardwalk. Only wish there were chairs and umbrellas to rent, but it was February, so it's the off season. We will be back!

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Grand Blanc, Mi
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67 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

The island has a bridge connecting to the mainland and Fort Walton Beach (the city) at the one end and another connecting to the mainland and Destin (the city). There are a variety of hotels, resorts, restaurants, and homes on the island which is NOT a busy and congested as the surrounding areas. There is also a public beach and... More 

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Normal, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The white sand beaches on Okaloosa island are stunning. It was cold and windy the day we were there - couldn't really enjoy our 'fun in the sun'.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I was in Destin for my son's wedding with our Family. I was on my way through Fort Walton Beach, when I was involved in an accident, where another driver ran a red light, and hit me in the passenger side.My daughters were behind me, and other people witnessed the accident. I was asked by the Fort Walton Police Department... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The whole area will not leave you disappointed. Beautiful sands!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Water is crystal clear and further out Emerald Green!!

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