Find the best place to stay — Ft Walton Beach

Where to stay around Ft Walton Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9,006 holiday lettings near Ft Walton Beach. From 6,941 condos to 1,460 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ft Walton Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ft Walton Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ft Walton Beach:

  • Villa Lago: 355 holiday homes
  • Magnolia Village: 755 holiday homes
  • Crystal Beach: 1,158 holiday homes
  • Villages of Crystal Beach: 864 holiday homes
  • Sandestin: 2,019 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ft Walton Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ft Walton Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum: 11,010 holiday lettings
  • Emerald Coast Science Center: 11,009 holiday lettings
  • Liza Jackson Park: 10,936 holiday lettings
  • Indian Temple Mound Museum: 11,008 holiday lettings
  • Destin Vacation Boat Rentals: 11,534 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ft Walton Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent condos in Ft Walton Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6,941 condos in Ft Walton Beach. Our other popular types of Ft Walton Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,460 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 72 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 55 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ft Walton Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6,778 holiday homes with pool available in Ft Walton Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday villa in Fort Walton Beach, USA your home away from home

    Fort Walton Beach is a resort found on Florida’s Emerald Coast in the northwest of the state. It’s a popular destination for its sublime beach with immaculate white sands, and clear waters. At Fort Walton Beach vacation accommodation you’ll find yourself in an extensive tourist region that covers much of the coast of Florida’s Panhandle.

    Things to do in Fort Walton Beach, USA

    The main attraction near Fort Walton Beach vacation rentals is undoubtedly the fantastic beach lined with palm trees and boasting a broad stretch of gleaming white sand. It’s ideal for families with its shallow, emerald waters. Elsewhere you’ll find the Gulfarium, a sea life attraction aimed at all ages, featuring an array of shows and demonstrations, with dolphins, sea lions, otters, stingrays and penguins.

    Close to your holiday villa in Fort Walton Beach you’ll have all the facilities and amenities you could require for a self-catering holiday. There’s a fine selection of restaurants, and a tourism infrastructure in the area that includes golf courses, crazy golf and water parks.

    Within a short drive of Fort Walton Beach self-catering accommodation there’s plenty on offer for golfers, with Gator Lakes, Regatta Bay and Fort Walton Beach Golf Course. The latter features the attractive par 72, 18-hole “Pines” course. Meanwhile a short drive away, in Destin, is the Big Kahuna water park. This attraction offers more than 40 different water rides and pools, thrills rides and a variety of amusements to keep everyone entertained.

    If you’d like to discover the Native American heritage in the area around Fort Walton Beach holiday villas then it would be worth visiting the Heritage Park and Cultural Center, which boasts 6,000 different exhibits covering the 10,000 year history of four different local tribes.

    Places to visit on holiday in Fort Walton Beach, USA

    The city of Pensacola is about 40 miles to the west of Fort Walton Beach vacation accommodation, home to lovely beaches in the coastal communities to the south, and a host of attractions. It’s a destination with plenty of history, and at the Pensacola Historic Village there are museums and preserved early-19th Century buildings.

    Weather in Fort Walton Beach, USA

    Fort Walton Beach vacation rentals is set in a state with one of the USA’s most pleasant climates. The period from April to early-November brings plenty of warm weather, ideal for beach visits. The rest of the year is either moderately warm or mild.

    Cheap flights to Fort Walton Beach, USA

    The most convenient way to reach self-catering holiday villas in Fort Walton Beach would be to fly in to Atlanta (ATL) or Orlando (MCO) via British Airways or Virgin Atlantic from London-Heathrow (LHR) or Manchester (MAN), and catch a connecting flight to Pensacola Regional Airport (PNS).

    Attractions in and around Fort Walton Beach

    Looking for places to see while you're in Fort Walton Beach? Local attractions include Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park and Adventure Golf and Arcade. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at John Beasley Park or experience the natural beauty of Fort Walton Beach Park and Liza Jackson Park. You can take a shopping trip to Destin Commons and Silver Sands Premium Outlets. Oak Tree Nature Park and Turkey Creek Nature Trail are just a couple of activities around the area. Also consider a visit to the region's top places to see such as Eglin Air Force Base and Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park.