When you stay at The Island by Hotel RL in Fort Walton Beach, you'll be on the beach, a 3-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 10.6 mi (17.1 km) from Destin Commons.
Why Stay Here
Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional features at this resort include concierge services, a picnic area, and barbecue grills.
Make yourself at home in one of the 335 air-conditioned guestrooms. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers 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 complimentary newspapers in the lobby. 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.
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
Okaloosa Island Beach - 1 km / 0.6 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
The nearest airports are:
Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional) - 17.2 km / 10.7 mi
Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach) - 12.1 km / 7.5 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