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.
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.
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
Wild Willy's Adventure Zone - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island - 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
John Beasley Park - 0.6 km / 0.4 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 - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Liza Jackson Park - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Destin Harbor - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
Destin Harbor Boardwalk - 7.5 km / 4.6 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).
- 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