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Santa Rosa Island hotels and places to stay

Wyndham Garden Fort Walton Beach Destin
3 out of 5
573 Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL
The price is $178 per night
18.15 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (1,211 reviews)

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Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Wyndham Garden Fort Walton Beach Destin
Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront
2.5 out of 5
380 Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $219 per night
18.76 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (982 reviews)

"The hotel was very clean and they had sanitize stations around. Access to the beach from the pool area."…"

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2020

Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront
Best Western Beachside Resort
2.5 out of 5
16 Via de Luna Dr, Pensacola Beach, FL
The price is $212 per night
13.15 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (913 reviews)

"Up to date. Clean. Close to the beach. Parking was not an issue."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Best Western Beachside Resort

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Emerald Coast Inn And Suites
2.5 out of 5
1214 Miracle Strip Pkwy Se, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $78 per night
19.27 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (970 reviews)

"We thoroughly enjoyed the motel for a good price. It was close to the beach and lots of fun."…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Emerald Coast Inn And Suites
Surf & Sand Hotel
2 out of 5
40 Fort Pickens Road, Pensacola Beach, FL
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The price is $149 per night
13.61 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (1,402 reviews)

"The hotel is located close to everything you need just one walk to the beach and a walk down to the gift shops! The welcoming from the hotel was really friendly and helped us out with any question possible that we had! I would highly recommend this hotel for a next stay!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2020

Surf & Sand Hotel
Courtyard Fort Walton Beach-West Destin
3 out of 5
414 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL
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The price is $249 per night
18.7 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (291 reviews)

"The staff was friendly and helpful. I loved the location."…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Courtyard Fort Walton Beach-West Destin
Four Points by Sheraton Destin-Fort Walton Beach
3 out of 5
1325 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
The price is $208 per night
19.3 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (972 reviews)

"Not happy at all we didn’t get the room Expedia sho on rhetoric picture we called the front desc and they said is life lol"…"

Reviewed on May 30, 2020

Four Points by Sheraton Destin-Fort Walton Beach
Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach
3 out of 5
1297 Miracle Strip PKWY SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
The price is $229 per night
19.18 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (584 reviews)

"Great hotel! Right on the beach, awesome pool, staff were excellent"…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach
Hampton Inn Pensacola Beach
2.5 out of 5
2 Via De Luna Drive, Pensacola Beach, FL
The price is $228 per night
13.37 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (1,017 reviews)

"Right on beach and walking distance to restaurants and shopping. Free bag of ice at the front desk."…"

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2020

Hampton Inn Pensacola Beach
Hilton Pensacola Beach
4 out of 5
12 Via De Luna Dr, Pensacola Beach, FL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $237 per night
13.28 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (975 reviews)

"Absolute love the suite!!! Beautiful and modern! Beautiful beach views! Can’t wait to come back!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Hilton Pensacola Beach
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Visiting Santa Rosa Island

Travelers to Santa Rosa Island give high marks for the beaches, seafood restaurants, and entertainment choices. Tourists to the city can also enjoy its relaxing setting. Top sights in the city include Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park and Pensacola Beach Pier.

  • You'll find 1498 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Pensacola
  • The closest major airport is in Pensacola, FL (PNS-Pensacola Intl.), 18.2 mi (29.3 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional), 23.7 mi (38.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Santa Rosa Island

Attractions like Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park and Wild Willy's Adventure Zone are fun for everyone, not just kids. The city is notable for landmarks like Pensacola Beach Pier, Fort Pickens, and Okaloosa Island Pier. The beaches and sunsets highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Okaloosa Island Beach, John Beasley Park, and Fort Walton Beach Park.

In Santa Rosa Island, there are 1935 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have plenty of choices for your holiday getaway. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and comfortable, quiet rooms.
  • Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Beach - Our customers like the breakfast and clean, quiet rooms at this hotel. This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites Fort Walton Beach-West Destin - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its location and clean, comfortable rooms.

Top places to visit around the area include Southern Raceway, located 16.1 mi (25.9 km) from the city center, and Pensacola Civic Center, which is 17.8 mi (28.6 km) away.

Dressing for Santa Rosa Island

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 71°F during the day and 45°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 89°F, while the average at night is 57°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 90°F with nighttime averages of 68°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 83°F and nighttime averages of 45°F
  • Santa Rosa Island gets about 62.35 inches of rain per year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 89°F, whereas January and December are often coldest, averaging 46°F

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