If you’re trying to decide where to stay when you come to Florida for vacation, you should definitely stay in Okaloosa Island! With a quiet community, you’ll be able to relax and enjoy the beauty of the area, as well as delicious food and fun things to do. Here are 4 benefits of staying in our Okaloosa Island vacation rentals:
1. Enjoy the Clean Beaches
Okaloosa Island is known for the beautiful, quiet beaches on the Gulf of Mexico, Santa Rosa Sound, and Choctawhatchee Bay. The sand is clean, making it ideal for relaxing on your vacation. You won’t find that these beaches are crowded. You’ll be able to read a book, lay in the sun, or play games with your family without worrying about all the people around you. Take a walk on the beach at sunset, or wake up to watch the sunrise over the water. No matter how you want to spend your day on the beach, you’ll be glad it’s a beach on Okaloosa Island.
2. Near the Okaloosa Island Fishing Pier
Staying in a vacation rental in this area means you are close to the Okaloosa Island Fishing Pier. If fishing is one of your favorite hobbies, you won’t want to stay anywhere else! The pier stretches out 1,262 feet into the water, giving you all kinds of depth options for where you can fish. If you didn’t bring your supplies, don’t worry. The pier has rods, bait, and tackle you can rent. On an average day, you might be able to catch Spanish mackerel, whiting, or bluefish. Large game you might catch include tuna, redfish, or king mackerel. We know you’ll have a great time fishing, even if you don’t catch anything!
3. Spend Time at the Boardwalk
The Okaloosa Island Boardwalk is a great place to hang out on your vacation. There are a ton of restaurants where you can find almost any cuisine. Al’s Beach Club and Burger Bar is a great place for burgers and drinks, and you can even listen to live music outside on a warm night.
Rockin Tacos has delicious tacos, while The Crab Trap and Floyd’s Shrimp House serve all the seafood you can eat. You’ll also find all kinds of shops at the boardwalk, which are perfect for those shopaholics you know. The boardwalk is also home to a bunch of fun things to do!
You may be wondering where you should stay when you come to Okaloosa Island. We’d like to put the spotlight on a couple of vacation rentals that are perfect for anyone wanting to enjoy this area!
1. Island Princess
Island Princess is one of our vacation rentals on Okaloosa Island. Any of the rentals at this resort would be perfect for couples or families wanting to go on a beach vacation. There are private balconies facing the Gulf so you can wake up to an incredible view every day. Spend some time in the pool to cool off, or hit the fitness center to get your workout in. Island Princess is a great choice for any occasion!
2. Waterscape Vacation Rentals
If being close to all the great things to do in the area is important to you, you should stay at Waterscape Vacation Rentals. You’ll be close to the Boardwalk so you can spend your day doing what you love! Spend all day in the lagoon pool, which has a huge waterfall and a lazy river. Waterscape even has a private beach where you can relax without worrying about it being crowded.
We know you’ll be happy being right on the beach and close to all the fun things you want to do on Okaloosa Island. Take a look at all of our gorgeous Okaloosa Island vacation rentals and start planning your next trip!