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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly beachfront hotel near Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park


Nestled on the beach, this Okaloosa Island hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Emerald Coast Convention Center and Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. Okaloosa Island Pier and Adventure Golf and Arcade are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Guests at this beach hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as limo/town car service and complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access.

Room Amenities

All 99 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, free long-distance calls, and free local calls.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 25 August 2015 to 30 November 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Select guestrooms
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply step outside to unwind on the hotel's beach. Enjoy the umbrellas and sun loungers for a relaxing day at the beach.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 800 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 74 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • On private beach 
  • One meeting room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 99 
  • Wedding services 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free long-distance calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Shower/tub combination 
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Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a private beach and an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Spring Break deposit: USD 100.00 per stay for guests under 25 years old staying between 1 March - 15 May
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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