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Okaloosa Island

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Address: Fort Walton Beach, FL
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Came down for a relaxing vacation. Walked the beautiful white sand beaches. Great pool. Time to relax and enjoy reading and the sun. Wide variety of restaurants and things to do... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Minster, Ohio
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Minster, Ohio
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Came down for a relaxing vacation. Walked the beautiful white sand beaches. Great pool. Time to relax and enjoy reading and the sun. Wide variety of restaurants and things to do. Something for everyone. Shopping, sports, horse back riding and dolphin cruises. Fun fun fun. Would recommend this location for family reunions as well as vacation. Loved the time away!!!!... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can't beat the beaches on the Florida panhandle and Okaloosa Island doesn't disappoint. The beaches are clean, water is so clear and no crowds like other beaches we go to on the East Coast!

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Joplin
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Okaloosa Island is beautiful. Traffic and crowds are alot lighter than Destin. Beaches are clean and beautiful!!!

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Pensacola, Florida
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great place to do water sports (both bay and gulf), lay on beach,visit the Gulfarium, Water park, people watch, rent a condo/hotel, eat etc without the traffic woes of Destin. You can enjoy the pier, boardwalk, Beasly park, many restaurants and a few bars.

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1 Thank Robert H
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our drive to Destin was just a few minutes long. Avoid all the traffic and stay here. There are lots of good places to eat there without having to go into Destin and fight the traffic.

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Thank Sheena S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The island is beautiful!! Hated to leave. Everyone was very friendly. We stayed at the Ramada and was in walking distance to Fudpuckers and the boardwalk and pier. We had a great time ❤🌴🐬🍹

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Rockmart, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful beaches, much less crowded and less party oriented than panama and Destin. If you want to relax and enjoy some quite beach time Fort Walton is great. Just mniutes from Destin and all the night life you might want, but away from the crowds.

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Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed the island. Great view from the boardwalk. Had a great shopping during our trip in Fort Walton Beach.

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Jupiter, Florida
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92 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Obviously it has the nice beaches with the super soft white gulf sand. A little seaweed in the water when we went though. From Ft. Walton to Destin, a lot to see and do many places to eat!

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1 Thank Buckeye_Ryan
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a fantastic area to go to while in the Fort Walton area. The water is extremely clear and offers great family fun for anyone. The beaches are full of white sand, which gives the ocean great contrast. I would definitely recommend this location to anyone visiting Fort Walton, FL. Destin, FL is only a few minutes away and... More 

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