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Okaloosa Island, Fort Walton Beach

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Remote areas with sugary sand make Okaloosa Island popular with beach connoisseurs looking for an alternative to Destin. Along with quiet lodging, the island offers fine dining on a boardwalk with ocean views. The beach near the welcome center offers umbrella and chair rentals. Make Okaloosa Island a centerpiece of your Fort Walton Beach vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Fort Walton Beach vacation trip planner.
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  • The most beautiful beach I have ever been too. We come back several times a year. We actually got married out behind the Islander this past March. Usually peaceful and quiet.  more »
  • Had a good time here on the beach with daughters and grandkids. Fine white sand but recent storms had really churned up seaweed and algae just off shore and it coated everything. Several price levels ...  more »
  • We went down for our 35th anniversary and was so disappointed in the water. There is a June Sea Grass that comes in and it makes the water really gross. The water should be a gorgeous see through emer...  more »

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