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Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront

380 Santa Rosa Boulevard
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Nightly Rates: ($134.10 - $179.00)
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars
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Hotel Description:

On the Island, the hotel is located directly on the Gulf of Mexico with sugar white sand and miles of unspoiled beaches. Great shopping, wonderful restaurants, Dolphin and Dinner Cruises, fishing, golf, inland and beach front rooms. Boutique-style with art deco design make this Florida beach hotel a must stay in Fort Walton Beach. All rooms feature Serta Presidential Suite pillow top beds for the ultimate in guest comfort. The Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront hotel boasts luxurious amenities, on-site entertainment and close proximity to exciting activities. This boutique-style hotel adds a touch of class to the traditional Best Western family-friendly atmosphere. Hotel amenities include an on-site outdoor pool with adjacent cabana bar and meeting facilities-perfect for reunions or unique business meetings! Every guest room is decorated in a stylish art deco design and boasts extras such as free high-speed Internet access, microwave and refrigerator. Accommodations with a luxurious in-room spa are also available. Make the most of your visit to the beach by upgrading your room to a Gulf view with a private balcony! Guests can enjoy live music every night at the on-site Swizzle Stick Lounge and Martini Bar-voted a local's favorite by a Fort Walton Beach magazine. Whether here to unwind, enjoy water sports or see the sights, a good time is only steps away! The Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront hotel is centrally located near seasonal festivals, charter fishing, snorkeling, museums and upscale shopping and dining. This hotel is also in close proximity to area military bases. Enjoy true southern hospitality at the best rate possible! Make an on-line hotel reservation today and save with a low rate. Must be 21 or older to check-in.

Check In:  3:00 PM
Check Out:  11:00 AM

Native currency:  American Dollars
Number of floors:  6
Number of rooms:  100
Number of suites:  2
Time zone:  CST


Donut Hole: 7 mile(s) from Donut Hole, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Full menu great desserts known for Key Lime Pie
Hog's Breath Saloon: 7 mile(s) from Hog's Breath Saloon, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, great place, good barbecue.
McGuire's Irish Pub: 6.00 mile(s) from McGuire's Irish Pub, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Waffle House: 0.50 mile(s) from Waffle House, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 24-hour breakfast anytime.
Pandora's: 0.30 mile(s) from Pandora's, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: dinner, excellent steaks, seafood and prime rib. Prime Rib Specials Wednesday and Sunday ladies night Thursday
Dewy Destin: 6 mile(s) from Dewy Destin, Brasserie, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, Fresh fried seafood, waterfront seating.
AJ's: 7.00 mile(s) from AJ's, Bar/Lounge, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, great seafood and oyster bar. Live music and night club up stairs.
Bay Cafe: 2 mile(s) from Bay Cafe, Full Service, French, Open for: dinner, French Cuisine with bay view seating ,seafood options
Anglers Beachside Grill: Adjacent to Anglers Beachside Grill, Bar/Lounge, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, seafood and burgers right on the fishing pier. Great atmosphere directly on the Gulf. Sunday brunch available
Old Bay Steamer: Across the street from Old Bay Steamer, Bar/Lounge, Seafood, Open for: dinner, Steamed and Grilled Seafood closed on Sundays
Fudpucker's: 0.50 mile(s) from Fudpucker's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, burgers, seafood and steak, open 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Chili's: 5.00 mile(s) from Chili's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, southwest grille
Lousiana Laginappe: 7 mile(s) from Lousiana Laginappe, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: dinner, excellent fine dining on Destin Harbor. Open 5pm daily with Sunday Brunch
Boshamps: 7 mile(s) from Boshamps, Bar/Lounge, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, Steak and Seafood.
Original Crab Shack: 2 mile(s) from Original Crab Shack, Bar/Lounge, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, great little seafood place with waterfront dining.
TGI Friday's: 5.00 mile(s) from TGI Friday's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, American foods, fun atmosphere
Rockin Tacos: Adjacent to Rockin Tacos, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, within walking distance from the hotel. 1450 Miracle strip
Hightide: 0.40 mile(s) from Hightide, Bar/Lounge, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, best oysters in town. Nice spot for Po-Boys and burgers.
Longhorn: 5.00 mile(s) from Longhorn, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner, great steaks
Fusion Bistro: 2 mile(s) from Fusion Bistro, Fast Food, International, Open for: lunch, dinner, Asian, Latin and American Bento cuisines.
AJ's Seafood Shanty: Across the street from AJ's Seafood Shanty, Bar/Lounge, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner, Seafood and local eats.
Clemenzas: 2 mile(s) from Clemenzas, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, Italian menu


Cardiovascular exercise - EXCKOT
Fishing - FISHING
Fine dining - 7 mile(s) from Lousiana Laginappe, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: dinner, excellent fine dining on Destin Harbor. Open 5pm daily with Sunday Brunch
Pool - Cocktail lounge Swizzle Stick Martini Lounge with live music nightly and seasonal Pool-side cabana bar
Outdoor pool - Outdoor pool Heated Heated pool is seasonal.
Windsurfing - Surfing Gulf of Mexico at back door.
Sunbathing - Sunbathing Beautiful White Sands of the Emerald Coast Gulf of Mexico at our back door
Beach - Complimentary seasonal beach chairs and umbrellas seasonal
Table tennis - Table tennis/ping pong Table tennis/ ping pong available on site.
Volleyball - Volleyball Beach volleyball

Room Info:

1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking, Meal included - continental breakfast
2 QUEEN BEDS: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Microwave, Refrigerator, Meal included - continental breakfast
1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Meal included - continental breakfast
2 QUEEN BEDS: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Meal included - continental breakfast
SUITE-1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking, Bath tub with spray jets, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Meal included - continental breakfast
1 king bed: TV
2 queen beds: TV
1 king bed: TV
2 queen beds: TV
suite 1 king bed: TV

Meeting Facilities:

Accommodates up to 75: Accommodates up to 75

Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Alarm clock
  • Cable television
  • Complimentary in-room coffee or tea
  • Desk
  • Fax service
  • Hair dryer
  • High speed internet access
  • Ironing board
  • Multilingual staff
  • Photocopy center
  • Safe deposit box
  • Wheel chair access
  • Accessible facilities
  • All public areas non-smoking
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Conference facilities
  • Elevators
  • Free parking
  • Hairdryer
  • High speed internet connection
  • Lounges/bars
  • Non-smoking rooms (generic)
  • Pool
  • Security
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Connecting rooms
  • Express check-out
  • Front desk
  • Hearing impaired services
  • High speed wireless
  • Meeting rooms
  • Onsite laundry
  • Recreational vehicle parking
  • Spa
  • Air conditioning
  • Business center
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Data port
  • Exterior corridors
  • Gulf view
  • Heated pool
  • Ice machine
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Wake-up calls

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Location Description:
From: All Directions. The Best Western FT. Walton Beachfront Hotel is located right on Fort Walton Beach. Head east on Highway 98 over the bridge onto Okaloosa Island. Turn right at stoplight on Santa Rosa Boulevard.
Destin-Ft. Walton Beach Airport

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Pensacola Naval Air Station/Forrest Sherman Field

Greyhound bus terminal

Fort Walton BeachLocated in Fort Walton Beach

Destin Commons,10 mile(s) from Destin Commons, Great Outdoor mall, Abercrombie, Bass Pro Shops, Hard Rock Cafe, Sharper Image

Shoppes at Paradise Point,.5 mile(s) from Shoppes at Paradise Point, Groceries, Restaurants, Liquor store, and spa.

Uptown station,1 mile(s) from Uptown station, Groceries, shopping, restaurants and family playground.

Santa Rosa Mall,4 mile(s) from Santa Rosa Mall, Indoor Public Mall with many shops and food court

Paradise Key shoppes,11 mile(s) from Paradise Key shoppes, Publix grocery store, Old Navy, Bed Bath and Beyond, Ross and many others.

Silver Sands Outlets,15 mile(s) from Silver Sands Outlets, the country's largest outlet mall, over 100 shops in all.

New Orleans,270 mile(s) from New Orleans, LA

Orlando,450 mile(s) from Orlando, FL

Mobile,100 mile(s) from Mobile, AL

Atlanta,350 mile(s) from Atlanta, GA

Panama City Beach,65 mile(s) from Panama City Beach, FL

Tallahassee,220 mile(s) from Tallahassee, Fl

Destin,6 mile(s) from Destin, FL

Biloxi,170 mile(s) from Biloxi, MS

Pensacola,45 mile(s) from Pensacola, FL

University of West Florida, Pensacola55 mile(s) from University of West Florida, Pensacola

Pensacola Jr. College50 mile(s) from Pensacola Jr. College

Troy University4 mile(s) from Troy University

Pensacola Christian Colle50 mile(s) from Pensacola Christian Colle

Northwest Florida State10 mile(s) from Northwest Florida State

University of West Florid10 mile(s) from University of West Florid

BAE Systems,7 mile(s) from BAE Systems, industrial corporation

DRS Training Systems,8 mile(s) from DRS Training Systems, industrial corporation

Tybrin Corporation,10 mile(s) from Tybrin Corporation, military defense corporation

Chromalloy,7 mile(s) from Chromalloy, industrial corporation

Boogies Watersports,6 mile(s) from Boogies Watersports, waverunners, parasailing, pontoon boats, dolphin cruises

Ft. Walton Landing,1.5 mile(s) from Ft. Walton Landing, Waterfront, boardwalk,fishing pier, playground, science center and gazebo. Local events location.

Tennis Courts,7 mile(s) from Tennis Courts, Fort Walton Beach Racquet Club

The Track,8 mile(s) from The Track, multiple level go-karts, bumper boats, arcade

Gulf of Mexico,0 mile(s) from Gulf of Mexico, Beautiful white sandy beaches right outside our back door.

Science Center,1 mile(s) from Science Center, Emerald Coast Science Center, a unique museum with over 200 touchable, workable exibits

Destin Fishing Museum,6 mile(s) from Destin Fishing Museum, sound effects make you feel as if you are underwater

Olin Marler's Sunset Cruz,6 mile(s) from Olin Marler's Sunset Cruz, Open daily, day or evening cruises available, private charters available

Wild Willy's Adventure,1 mile(s) from Wild Willy's Adventure, Large family entertainment center. Arcade, pizzeria, frozen yogurt,Lazer maze, movie theater, and miniature golf.

Gulfarium,1 mile(s) from Gulfarium, Florida's oldest Sealife animal exibit. Dolphin and Sea Lion shows daily.

Fort Walton Beach Golf,8 mile(s) from Fort Walton Beach Golf, 2 challenging course's. Pines and oaks course located off of Lewis Turner Blvd.

Sea Blaster,6 mile(s) from Sea Blaster, The Gulf's Largest Speedboat, rides offered daily

Solaris Dinner Cruise,15 mile(s) from Solaris Dinner Cruise, Exquisite fine dining aboard Solaris

Florida Caverns,21 mile(s) from Florida Caverns, Florida's only limestone caverns

Air Force Armament Museum,8 mile(s) from Air Force Armament Museum, Military Airplanes on display, Museum open 7 days a week

Pure Spa,1 mile(s) from Pure Spa, Day spa and salon

Boardwalk Fishing Pier,1 mile(s) from Boardwalk Fishing Pier, open 24 hours to the public, tackle shop on the pier for a minimal fee.

Naval Aviation Museum,50 mile(s) from Naval Aviation Museum, World's Largest Naval Aviation Museum, aboard NAS Pensacola, Definitely a Must-See!

Harbor Walk Village,6 mile(s) from Harbor Walk Village, Various shops, waterfront restaurants, various boat charter tours.

AMC Destin Commons 14,8 mile(s) from AMC Destin Commons 14, Features IMAX,3D, and standard showings. Lounge and food and beverage available.

Gulf Breeze Zoo,25 mile(s) from Gulf Breeze Zoo, Zoo open for year-round fun

Conference Center,1 mile(s) from Conference Center, Emerald Coast Confernce Center

Harborwalk Charters,6 mile(s) from Harborwalk Charters, Deep Sea Fishing 1/2 day or Full day fishing trips amd private charters available

Big Kahuna's Waterpark,8 mile(s) from Big Kahuna's Waterpark, Seasonal waterpark with over 40 water attractions, go-kart tracks, miniature golf, thrill rides

Indian Temple Mound,1 mile(s) from Indian Temple Mound, Museum houses more than 4,000 Native American artifacts located in downtown Ft. Walton

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