When you stay at The Island by Hotel RL in Fort Walton Beach, you'll be on the beach, a 1-minute drive from Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park and 6 minutes from Destin Harbor Boardwalk. This beach resort is 7.2 mi (11.7 km) from Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park and 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from Destin Commons.
Why Stay Here
Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a picnic area.
- The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Make yourself at home in one of the 335 air-conditioned guestrooms. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. Satellite television is provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.
Restaurants, Lounges & Bars
Grab a bite to eat at one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 3 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily for a fee.
Meetings & Conventions
Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Fort Walton Beach? This resort has facilities measuring 14000 square feet (1301 square meters), including conference space. Free self parking is available onsite.
Pools & Spas
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an outdoor pool. Other recreational amenities include a children's pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply. The Pavillon du Bien-etre
has 7 treatment rooms. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Wayside Park - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Wild Willy's Adventure Zone - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
John Beasley Park - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Okaloosa Island Pier - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Emerald Coast Convention Center - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Fort Walton Beach Park - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Emerald Coast Science Center - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Indian Temple Mound Museum - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Princess Beach - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Liza Jackson Park - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Destin Harbor Boardwalk - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
HarborWalk Village - 7.6 km / 4.7 mi
The nearest airports are:
Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach) - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional) - 16.2 km / 10 mi
The preferred airport for The Island by Hotel RL is Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional).
This property is undergoing renovations from 11 June 2019 to 31 December 2019 (completion date subject to change). Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 12.95 for adults and USD 5.95 for children (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
- Breakage deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
- Resort fee: USD 15 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
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.
- 24-Hour Front Desk
- ATM Machine
- Business Center
- Coffee Shop
- Concierge Desk
- Conference Rooms
- Elevator / Lift
- Free Local Calls
- Kiddie Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- Picnic Area
- Poolside Bar
- Room Service
(+) = Additional fees may apply for the use of these amenities.
(*) = Free, some restrictions may apply