The barrier island of Okaloosa Island with white beaches and green waters is near Fort Walton Beach. Both are located between Pensacola and Panama City on the Gulf Coast, with powdery sugar sands, extensive beaches, sparkling waters of emerald, first-rate golf courses, and loads of family fun. Vacation rentals here enjoy all the amusements of larger vacation spots, but in a laid-back atmosphere friendly to families. With great resorts and fun attractions such as parks, aquariums and museums, Fort Walton Beach is the favorite northwest Florida destination. With a long history of natural wonders and historical finds, Fort Walton Beach is a major find along the Emerald Coast. Fort Walton Beach vacation rentals are known for being comfortable and well-placed family-friendly spots. Bring the family to Fort Walton and have a super exciting vacation!