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Okaloosa Island

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Address: Fort Walton Beach, FL
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Cleanest beach we've ever seen!

We loved it! We rode the shuttle from the Comfort Inn and had a blast walking the pier with our cocktails from anglers!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Pensacola, Florida
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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved it! We rode the shuttle from the Comfort Inn and had a blast walking the pier with our cocktails from anglers!

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West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Love the beach at Okaloosa Island. The water is so clear and beautiful and the sand is so white. Not crowded either

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Pleasant Grove, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a turtle walk to see a turtle nest. We went with a fella named 'turtle George' . It was 9pm, it was dark( so as not to disturb the unhatched turtles? Not sure...) the nest was staked off and being watched over by the night 'watchmen' ( self appointed volunteers). If you see a staked off area... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this area of Florida! No high rises and the beaches weren't overcrowded. So close to tons of attractions! You won't be bored! :)

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Union, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far, this is my favorite place to vacation. The beaches here are clean and water is beautiful. While we were there we did experience some June Grass, but still beautiful. There is a very nice pier along with some restaurants, and shops. Also the Gulfarium is here. The area is extremely convenient and quick trip to Destin or Fort... More 

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family recently spent a week here for vacation. It is a really great island with plenty of dining options, wonderful beaches, and easy to navigate. I would definitely go back here for a visit. Very good experience.

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off, apparently there are two beaches: one accessible by military ID, the other open to Joe Public. We were fortunate to have a Colonel with us who is stationed in Destin with his wife. This beach was beauuutiful. Quiet and peaceful (probably due to its exclusivity), white sand... Utilities and a nice shaded decked area with benches. Definitely understand... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach was nice and the hotel we stayed in was great. Lots of condos nearby. Not many family friendly restaurants in ft walton/okaloosa island. Several liquor stores and strip joints. Not one of favorite places to stay. Wont be back.

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Greenwood Lake, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are from NY and we visit the east coast beaches in NJ and NC. This was our first trip to the Gulf coast and we were very impressed by the beaches. One was more beautiful that the next. Our favorite was Okaloosa Island, we parked by the boardwalk, Big Al's, and the Crab shack. It was free to park... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to have a very laid back vacation this is where to go. Beautiful beaches , no hassles. Lots of great restaurants to enjoy.

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