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The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach
4 stars

The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach

Miracle Strip Parkway Southeast, 1500, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, United States
Fort Walton Beach, FL
See location+1 850 243 9161
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$190
Cheapest

rate per night

8.2
Great
based on 3171 reviews
3,171 reviews

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About The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach

  • Resort Room
    Enjoy the many amenities of the resort
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Situated in Fort Walton Beach, The Island by Hotel RL is a short walk from Okaloosa Island Pier and features a Jacuzzi, a private beach and an outdoor pool. It is also a brief car trip from the Destin History and Fishing Museum and Fort Walton Mound.

A variety of premium services are available for guests of The Island by Hotel RL, such as a concierge, a car rental desk and a 24-hour business centre. There is also a barbecue area on-site for guests to use.

The resort has 335 contemporary rooms that are equipped with a variety of essential amenities to ensure guests have a comfortable stay. They are also fitted with a hair dryer and a microwave.

Those staying at the resort can sit down to a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, suitably based for those who want to stay close by when looking for a bite to eat. Each evening, guests can wind down in the lounge bar.

The Island by Hotel RL is under a 15-minute drive from Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport. Big Kahuna's Lost Paradise and the Air Force Armament Museum can be easily accessed by car.

Latest deals for The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach

Thu 25/7
Fri 26/7
Queen room
2 queen beds
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2 queen beds
Double room
1 king bed
2 double beds
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King room
1 king bed
1 king bed
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Standard Room
1 king bed
1 king bed
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach

  • Private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Bicycle hire
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop

Dining

  • Microwave
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Private beach
  • Garden

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Designated smoking area

General

  • Sea view
  • Telephone
  • Pool view
  • Storage available

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Child pool
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Pool and spa

  • Pool bar
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Parking
  • Private parking

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Bicycle hire
  • Mini-golf

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer

Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Reviews of The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

8.2
Very GoodBased on 3,171 verified guest reviews
8.0Solo
8.0Families
8.4Couples
8.2Friends

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4.0 Mediocre
A bit run down
A
10.0 Wonderful
Everything was great! I do wish there were some type of broom or swifter in the room to knock down the sandy floors.
A
10.0 Wonderful
We lived the hotel. Everyone we spoke to on this trip said it was unusually busy for the time of year, so a few of the amenities weren’t available but we had a great time at this property. It was super close to all the other attractions although I don’t know why you would leave the beach. Perfect for sunrises and I’m not sure that there is a bad view from any room. We stayed twice during this trip. The first night and the last two of vacation. We will be back for sure.
A
3.9 Poor
Hotel was old, room was basic and very damp feeling.
T
5.7 Fair
Pros:Location on the beach with free parking and wifi with no resort fee was great.
Cons:Staff was good just not many of them. Took 30 min to check-in. We were there 2 nights and there were no towels available first day. 2nd day they didnt even bother opening the towel hut. They text you and say reply if you have any questions before, during or after your stay and will will help you. Did that twice while there no response to either.
B
2.5 Poor
Pros:Construction is giving a needed facelift to a Ft Walton Beach landmark.
Cons:When I tried to check-in they didn't have my reserved and paid for king bed room. Then their response to my negative reviews brings their comment "not to book through a third party". The Jollygreen reunion has been held here 50 years, this was their final one. It would have been nice to see it end on a positive note.
C
5.7 Fair
Pros:The location and amenities of the hotel were great. The beach was beautiful, and the beds felt great.
Cons:I didn't get the room that I booked because they over sold the hotel. Also, the rooms were small, outdated, and needed thorough updating. The bathroom looked really dirty, ad the shower curtain wasn't clean. Also we discovered ants in our room.
A
6.8 Okay
Pros:Is located very close to a pristine beach.
Cons:Staff would not empty the trash cans in the room and the room was very cramped.

Location

Miracle Strip Parkway Southeast, 1500, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

What's nearby

  • Wild Willy's Adventure Zone164 m
  • Emerald Coast Conference Center0.5 km
  • Okaloosa Island0.6 km
  • Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park0.9 km
  • Brooks Bridge1.3 km
  • Cinema Plus1.9 km
  • Emerald Coast Science Center1.9 km
  • Indian Temple Mound and Museum2 km
  • Fort Walton Mound2 km
  • Governor Stone (schooner)2.9 km
  • Stress Busters Massage Therapy3 km
  • Fort Walton Beach Golf Club8.2 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach

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FAQs when booking at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach

  • Where is The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach located?

    The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach is located at Miracle Strip Parkway Southeast, 1500, 4.1 km from the centre of Fort Walton Beach. Wild Willy's Adventure Zone is the closest landmark to The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach?

    Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach.

  • Does The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach from the airport?

    The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach is 10.8 km from Valparaiso Destin-Ft Walton Beach. The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach is 11.3 km from Destin.

  • Does The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach have a pool?

    Yes, The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach in Fort Walton Beach and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach.

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Good to know

Value for money

7.7

Distance to city centre

4.1 km

Nearest airport

Valparaiso Destin-Ft Walton Beach

Distance to airport

10.8 km