The Island Ft Walton Destin by Hotel RL

5.00  |  1 Review  •  Fort Walton Beach, FL

Beach Front Resort near Destin in Fort Walton Beach since 1966 Think of us as your friend with the beach house at our Resort in Fort Walton Beach. For generations Our family friendly resort on the Gulf of Mexico has been, and is, your Destin, Fl beach vacation destination. Whether you're vacationing with your kids or marrying your sweetheart beside a beach sunset, book your trip now, let us take care of everything while you make memories at our Fort Walton Beach resort.

COVID-19 Notice

  • The Island Ft Walton Destin by Hotel RL offers hand sanitizer stations located In the lobby, near food and bar stations.
  • All CDC-recommended social distancing measures and guidelines are practiced at the pool.
  • Employees are not required to wear face masks.
  • Guests are not required to wear face masks.


HIGH-TECH MEETINGS ON THE BEACH Simplify the technical details when you meet at The Island. Our fully equipped meeting rooms include access to an on-site technical expert. Our meeting spaces offer: 335 well-appointed guest rooms and suites Special group pricing for room blocks of 10 or more 14,000 square feet of flexible indoor event space Functions for up to 350 guests Video conferencing capability Full-service catering options Flexible catering menus Multiple dining outlets Complimentary on-site parking Engaging team building opportunities Audiovisual equipment and support Professional event planning services Proximity to Emerald Coast Convention Center, Okaloosa County government offices, Eglin Airforce Base, Hurlburt Field, and Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport

Food & Drinks

The coolest Fort Walton Beach restaurants in town are right here. Bring your family to the Island Grille for burgers or a made-to-order pizza. Find your favorite southern-inspired entrees at Fish House. Sip a margarita at Tripp Tide Beach Bar. Swim to The Grotto Bar for a frozen specialty cocktail. Grab a snack any time of day at The Island Market. You will never go hungry at The Island.


BEACHES & POOLS 600 feet of sugar white sand beach Beach chair & umbrella rentals Grotto Pool Heated outdoor pool Outdoor hot tub



1500 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA


  • Monday-Sunday 7am-11pm


  • Check in at the front desk


  • Complimentary on-site parking and parking garage

Cancellation Policy

  • All Daycations cancelled before 10AM on the arrival date receive a full refund.

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5.00  |  1 Review








Paul RosenthalOct 2021
We really enjoyed our time at The Island, and definitely plan to come back soon! The amenities are great, from the swim-up grotto bar to the hot tub. It is a lively environment as well, with a live DJ and a football watch party on the day that we went.