Okaloosa Island, Fort Walton Beach

4.6
#1 of 16 in Outdoors in Fort Walton Beach
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. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Okaloosa Island by using our Fort Walton Beach road trip planning site .
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  • Beaches can get very crowded. White sand. Water is very murky. Lots of sandbars. Bring beach chairs or towels. Can be very crowded. Pay attention to lifeguard flags. They were being ignored while we w...  more »
  • Unbelievable beautiful beaches. White sand that does not burn your feet your feet. Ocean is a perfect light green and clear as a bell. Paradise  more »
  • Has been our go to spot the last 5 years. Spend 3 months a year there. Best beaches, great area foods and good golf. Makes winter bearable  more »
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