The Island, by Hotel RL


1500 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548


Welcome to The Island Beachside Resort; an iconic beachfront resort perfectly situated on the Gulf of Mexico on Okaloosa Island in Destin/Fort Walton Beach. A landmark to endless fun in the sun on the sandy beach, The Island features direct access to white sands, a variety of activities and amenities for all ages. Our coastal atmosphere delivers moment to moment fun for road-tripping families or epic social getaways.

Drop your bags and relax. Our beachfront hotel offers space for every traveler. Packed with familiar amenities including pillow-top beds in every room, beautiful views, and easy access to all our amenities.

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    Room with King Bed Sleep easy in one of our Standard Rooms including all the amenities you’d expect: HDTV, hairdryer, in-room safe, iron, mini-refrigerator, and free wireless internet. Standard Rooms feature a king, two queens or two double pillow-top beds with easy access to the parking area. All our rooms are nonsmoking and include inviting workspaces.
    • Non-Smoking
    • Run of House

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Nineteen66 Grill & Taphouse

Bring your family for a casual dining experience in the lush tropical gardens at the Island Grille. Find your favorite southern inspired entrée at Nineteen66 Southern Grill & Tap House.

Sip a fruity cocktail as you watch the spectacular sunset at Tripp Tide Beach Bar and don’t forget to visit the Iconic Grotto Bar under the cascading waterfalls of the Grotto Pool.

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Relax in the hot tub, grab a drink at the swim-up bar or frolic in the family friendly heated cabana pool. If you have business to mix with pleasure take advantage of our convenient business center located in the lobby. Our resort also features 24,000 square feet of unique indoor and outdoor event space catering to any event from destination weddings, family reunions to business retreats or corporate meetings.

  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center
  • Pool (Outdoor)
  • No Smoking Rooms
  • Handicapped Accessibility

*Amenities offered are determined by the hotel and are subject to change. Please contact the hotel directly to determine current amenities provided.

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Please note: Guests will be required to present a valid photo ID and a credit card upon hotel check-in. Hotel package prices include room and room tax only, and do not cover incidental charges, parking fees, cleaning fees, or resort fees which some hotels may collect upon check-in. In most cases, guests must be at least 21 years old to check in and there must be one person at least 21 years old staying in each room. Most hotel check-in times are 2:00pm to 3:00pm and most hotel check-out times are 11:00am to 12:00pm. To avoid confusion, please note that your flight departure date and time may be different from your hotel checkout date and time.

Check-in: 3pm Check-out: 11am Minimum Check-in Age: 21
Resort Fees Applicable: Yes
Resort Fees Include:

The USD $15 (plus tax) per room, per night Resort Fee includes:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Children’s Activities
  • Family Friendly Games
  • Premium Internet
Parking Fees Applicable: No