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Okaloosa Island

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Address: Fort Walton Beach, FL
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Beautiful whitebeaches

We love the island because it is not overcrowded and the beaches are beautiful and big! Everyone is friendly, very much a family island.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2016
Mickey H
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frankfort, illinois
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frankfort, illinois
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69 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

We love the island because it is not overcrowded and the beaches are beautiful and big! Everyone is friendly, very much a family island.

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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Beautiful beaches, with everything you need for fun. Great restaurants to eat at off the beach and beach volleyball, without the crowds of spring breakers everywhere else.

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dayton, ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

The beaches are beautiful and clean. The Pavillion has plenty of food and drinks. Great place to bring a family.

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Thank Terry L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

We love staying on the island! The water is clear and the sand is so powder white beautiful. My kids love playing in the water, it's nice because te water doesn't get deep quickly so they can safely play in the waters edge. Weather was not great this March, rainy and 60's. Not everyday, but we wanted more sun!

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Thank Kim M
Avon, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

VERY family friendly location. Beautiful beaches and surf is perfect for the family. Convenient to all of Destin touristy locations without the touristy feel itself. Highly recommend!

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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166 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

We usually travel to southern Florida but we decided to go to Fort Walton beach on Okaloosa Island. I would have to say it was one of the most relaxing places we have visited because it was a little less busy for spring break. The white sand is just Beautiful! I would say it is a hidden Gem! Great place... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

White sand and crystal clear water! Lots of families on the beach, but not super busy even during spring break week! So relaxing!

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Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Clean, beautiful, peaceful, so sit back and take it all in. Great beach community for families, teenagers and toddlers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

beach was very long and had white sugar sand beach for miles. was nice to see sunsets in evening. weather was not the best when there, being windy and chilly at times.

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Tellico Plains
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

This was our first time to Fort Walton and Okaloosa Island. The weather didn't cooperate but we still enjoyed our stay . The area seems like a great family get away area. Lots of good seafood restaurants ! Several things to do just a short drive to Destin.

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