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Emerald Isle 107 - Steps to the beach!
Great for families
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4.9/5Exceptional! (82 reviews)
Families like: waterpark, kitchen, on the beach, outdoor tennis court
Wonderful

"Room was very nice, check in was super easy. Wonderful get a way weekend"…"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

Emerald Isle 107 - Steps to the beach!
Island Princess #319-Faster, secure internet, gym, hot tub, pool, west gulf view
4.9/5Exceptional! (68 reviews)
Room 319

"We enjoyed our room very much! The unit was clean and had plenty of towels for us to use. Perfect beach view too!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Island Princess #319-Faster, secure internet, gym, hot tub, pool, west gulf view
Waterscape 4th Flr 1 Bedroom w Bunks -on the beach-
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (51 reviews)
Families like: private pool, kitchen, on the beach, close to beach
Family Fun

"This was an excellent place to stay for our first family vacation. Our 2 year old enjoyed everything from the kids pool to the sandy beach. The room was very clean and exactly what we were expecting based off the pictures."…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

Waterscape 4th Flr 1 Bedroom w Bunks -on the beach-
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Sincerely Best Value, Cost, Interior & Patio, Prem Bch Ser,  30 feet from Pool
Great for families
The price is $95 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
4.9/5Exceptional! (75 reviews)
Families like: waterpark, kitchen, bicycle rentals, games and toys
Really family friendly. We had a great time just not enough time!

"Mark was very accessible and responsive to inquiries. Great instructions. Hope to work with him in the future for another vacation if possible!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 1, 2021

Sincerely Best Value, Cost, Interior & Patio, Prem Bch Ser, 30 feet from Pool
As Close To The Ocean As You Can Get! 9 Unit Complex!
Great for families
The price is $99 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4.8/5Exceptional! (77 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, on the beach, washer and dryer
Great stay!

"My family enjoyed our stay at the condo. We appreciated the owner’s kindness to let us check out late."…"

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2021

As Close To The Ocean As You Can Get! 9 Unit Complex!
Okaloosa Island's Best Kept Secret
Great for families
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4.8/5Exceptional! (81 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, washer and dryer
Great and family friendly

"It was a very nice place to stay. Perfect for our little family and location what great. Will definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Okaloosa Island's Best Kept Secret
Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach
Great for families
3 out of 5
1297 Miracle Strip PKWY SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $101 per night from Jan 29 to Jan 30
4.6/5Exceptional! (717 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, lazy river, babysitting, on the beach
Travelers say...

"The first room I was given wasn’t as clean as it could have"…"

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach
Fairfield Inn & Suites Fort Walton Beach-West Destin
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
540 Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $88 per night from Jan 29 to Jan 30
4.6/5Wonderful! (358 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, on the beach, laundry
Travelers say...

"We really enjoyed out stay! Very clean and staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast is a complete meal with eggs and a meat choice, plus all the regulars like yogurt, fruit and bread options. Bed was comfortable and we loved the large shower. Beach walk is very easy to access. Pool is located ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites Fort Walton Beach-West Destin
Courtyard Fort Walton Beach-West Destin
Great for families
3 out of 5
414 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $89 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
4.6/5Wonderful! (326 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, on the beach, laundry
Travelers say...

"Nice location to downtown Tallahassee and restaurant options. Staff was friendly and property and room were clean."…"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2020

Courtyard Fort Walton Beach-West Destin
Ground Floor Steps to Gulf B106 Private Patio overlooking Lazy River Ice Maker
Great for families
4.5/5Wonderful! (37 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, game room, washer and dryer
Perfect location!

"This unit was in a perfect location... didn’t have to do a lot of walking to the pool, beach, or parking garage! Very convenient! It was clean and had everything we needed. The property owner always replied quickly & very helpful with questions we had."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Ground Floor Steps to Gulf B106 Private Patio overlooking Lazy River Ice Maker
The Nautilus Condominiums
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
660 Nautilus Ct, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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4.5/5Wonderful! (159 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, on the beach, washer and dryer
Travelers say...

"We had a great time. Our condo was awesome and the property was clean and in good repair. The staff was friendly and accommodating. We would love to repeat this fabulous vacation."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

The Nautilus Condominiums
Holiday Inn Resort Fort Walton Beach
Great for families
3 out of 5
1299 Miracle Strip Parkway SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $96 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
4.5/5Wonderful! (477 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, lazy river, kids club, game room
Travelers say...

"Great location! A short walk down the beach to restaurants, shops, pier and the Gulfarium. Staff and visitors wore masks; felt clean and safe. Loved having a balcony and a room with a spectacular view; even a firework show on New Year's Eve! Would definitely return for another family vacation."…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Holiday Inn Resort Fort Walton Beach
Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
380 Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $99 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.4/5Excellent! (981 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, on the beach, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"Nice looking hotel, nice location, room was clean and all there. Used the laundry which was on our floor, very convenient. Ocean view was nice, pool was clean but cool so didn’t swim. COVID made breakfast a pain but we were served and the lady did great."…"

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2021

Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront
Hampton Inn Ft Walton Beach
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
1112 Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $82 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.1/5Very Good! (662 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, on the beach, laundry
Travelers say...

"Loved our stay. Wish it was warmer, but the kids loved the heated pool."…"

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2021

Hampton Inn Ft Walton Beach
Waters Edge Condominiums
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
590 Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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4.1/5Very Good! (68 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pools, kitchen, game room, on the beach
2019 beach

"Beautiful condo would love to rent same condo again in 2020. Great location, best access to the beach, clean bathrooms near pool"…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019

Waters Edge Condominiums
Four Points by Sheraton Destin-Fort Walton Beach
Great for families
3 out of 5
1325 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $109 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pools, on the beach, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"It was beach front property. Four Points charges for breakfast, but we didn't have to pay for coffee and OJ one time during our 3 night stay."…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

Four Points by Sheraton Destin-Fort Walton Beach
Wyndham Garden Fort Walton Beach Destin
Great for families
3 out of 5
573 Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $87 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
3.9/5Good! (1,393 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pools, waterslide, game room, on the beach
Travelers say...

"I liked the Oceanfront room with balcony and kitchen. Need some little cosmetic changes/improvements."…"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

Wyndham Garden Fort Walton Beach Destin
The Island by Hotel RL
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
Miracle Strip Parkway Southeast, 1500, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $99 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
3.8/5Good! (1,794 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, miniature golf, on the beach, laundry
Travelers say...

"Great location, On the beach, nice large rooms and bath, great value."…"

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2021

The Island by Hotel RL
Destin West Vacations
Great for families
3 out of 5
1320 Miracle Strip Pkwy, SE, Suite #100, Fort Walton Beach, FL
The price is $255 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
3.8/5Good! (114 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, lazy river, kitchen, on the beach
reat time will for sure come back again

"well it was very nice and very happy with access to beach and board walk area. the pools felt so good swimming in after all the jelly fish arrived lol."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Destin West Vacations
Emerald Coast Inn And Suites
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
1214 Miracle Strip Pkwy Se, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $63 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
3.7/5Good! (985 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"I really like this hotel! This is my second time staying here and both times were great! The rooms are very spacious and comfortable. Really close to the beach. I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone."…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Emerald Coast Inn And Suites
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Where Should We Stay in Okaloosa Island?

The relaxing destination of Okaloosa Island is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with the kids. The dolphin watching, beaches, and entertainment are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. Fly into Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), which is the closest airport, or Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional), which is located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where to stay in Okaloosa Island, you might want to consider one of the 47 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Vacationing families have positive things to say about these accommodations:

The Island, by Hotel RL: Offers 2 outdoor pools, 2 restaurants, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 3.5-star resort.

Courtyard Fort Walton Beach-West Destin - Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. This 3-star hotel is popular with guests for its central location.

When Should We Visit Okaloosa Island?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use these tips to decide when to grab the kids and head to Okaloosa Island.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 89°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 46°F
  • Driest months: May, October, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 4.00 inches
  • Rainiest months: July, August, March, and June, with an average rainfall of 6.56 inches

What Should We See and Do in Okaloosa Island?

While you are visiting Okaloosa Island, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park and Wild Willy's Adventure Zone. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park, Destin Commons, and Silver Sands Premium Outlets.

Okaloosa Island is also known for the:
  • Beaches
  • Dolphins
  • Surfing
  • Seafood
  • Entertainment
  • Fishing

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