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“Okaloosa Island”
Review of Okaloosa Island

Okaloosa Island
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$31.74*
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Maximum Magic Dinner Theater Featuring Noah and Heather Wells
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Reviewed June 16, 2012

The Track in Destin, the Destin Commons and the Boardwalk in Fort Walton Beach were all very nice.

Thank Allymarie611
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Reviewed June 15, 2012

This is a great location. You go over one bridge and enter the quieter Ft. Walton Beach area with Publix, restaurants, quaint downtown area, gyms, etc......At the other end of the island, you go over the bridge to bustling & crowded Destin with the water parks, mall, outlets, amusement parks, tons of restaurants, dolphin cruises, etc.....BIG DRAWBACK: the June weed & green algae were a MAJOR problem all week. We were completely unable to get in the water in front of our condo - this would make us strongly consider a different beach in the future as there is apparently no predicting when it appears. You would have to drive up to the bay in order to play in the ocean.

1  Thank doctorbubba
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Reviewed June 12, 2012

The beach was nice, but the water had too much algae, which could happen anywhere. The great thing about O.I. is the boardwalk that is situated near the bridge. Cheap good food, and a variety of shops and restaurants make it a comfortable beach experience.

Thank Diveandjive
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Reviewed June 12, 2012

The ocean was always murky, and has been past 3 times we have been. But on down the coast in Destin the water was aquamarine and clear.

1  Thank Amenda W
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Reviewed June 12, 2012

Our family of 4 absolutely loved going to the pier here and fishing. There is a tiny shop that will rent poles and bait for the day. If you aren't the fishing type, this is a great people watching place, too! The pier is SUPER long! There are benches along the way to sit and relax. The view is awesome. At the front of the pier is a restaurant (I forgot the name...on the left as your exiting the pier) that has the most awesome grouper sandwiches! This is a great place to spend a half-day.

Thank kkmadi
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