The Island

Stay near Fort Walton Beach's Top Attractions

Experience wonder and adventure everywhere in Fort Walton Beach and Destin. Join the locals at the Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival or the Destin Fishing Rodeo and Seafood Festival. With great fishing, water parks, golfing, and more, you always have a story to take home.

Island Time (Boat - Dine - Play)

Island time is located directly across the street from The Island.  When you want to explore the area, this is the place to go. There's fun activities galore, but by far the most popular is watersports.


Island Watersports Company

Island Watersports is a leading pontoon, kayak, paddle-board and jet-ski rental provider on Okaloosa Island. With brand new boats that are well maintained, you can rest assured, your day on the beautiful emerald waters will be nothing short of a great experience. Visit or call (850) 424.7625.

Dock On the Island Restaurant

When you're searching for somewhere to eat, look no further then the Dock.  Delicious food with a great view and TV's everywhere.  Watch the game, play games, sit inside or out. Dock On The Island is where you want to go when heading off the resort.  Learn more at their Facebook page here:


Yes, Island Time as an arcade!  It's one of the top attractions for family friendly entertainment, featuring over 50 of the latest and greatest arcade games, in addition to traditional arcade favorites.

Island Time Pizza

Both The Island Resort and Island Time have great pizza.  Try both while you're here!

Dueling Piano Bar

Located upstairs at Island Time this cool night spot will deliver fun long into the evening. Check out their Facebook page here:

Other Fun Activities! -

Excursions and Tours

Fishing Charters

Virtual Realty Game

Escape Room

Area Attractions

Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

Dive into America's second oldest marine park and explore the 14 marine exhibits, including Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, California sea lions, Peruvian penguins, and Ridley turtles.

Okaloosa Island Fishing Pier

This is the place for a great catch. Find everything you need, including snacks, bait, tackle, and pole rentals. No fishing license required.

Indian Temple Mound and Museum

Learn about the largest Indian mound known to exist near salt water. The museum features a 6,000-piece collection of artifacts, following 10,000 years of history.

U.S. Air Force Armament Museum

View reconnaissance, fighter, and bomber planes from WWII, Korea, Vietnam, and the Persian Gulf. Experience a cockpit simulator and view weapons, war films, and photography.

Championship Golf Courses

The Pines Course offers 18 challenging holes through an upland pine forest. The Oaks Course features 18 holes of narrow, oak-lined fairways and water hazards.