Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Destin West RV Resort is located on beautiful Okaloosa Island between Fort Walton Beach and Destin. The Fort Walton Beach and Destin areas are marked by the sugary sand beaches and blue-green waters of the Emerald Coast, with lots of shopping and dining, as well as golf, water sports, fishing and family fun.
The Emerald Coast offers the quintessential Florida beach experience, with calm, clear waters in which to swim and snorkel, immaculate beaches perfect for sandcastle building and shell collecting, and a casual tropical atmosphere full of Southern hospitality and charm.
There are lots of great dining spots in Fort Walton Beach and Destin to please the pickiest of palates. At The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island, colorful restaurants like The Black Pearl, San Gelato Cafe and The Crab Trap will entice your tastebuds while The Swamp Beach Club and Howl at The Moon offer libations and live entertainment. Old Bay Steamer serves up huge buckets of crab, shrimp, oysters and clams, and even more seafood can be found at the upscale Louisiana Lagniappe (pronounced "lan-yap").
Mullhollows Bistro 215 in downtown Fort Walton Beach offers up tasty fusion cuisine bistro style, and for breakfast or a tasty treat, check out the Destin landmark Donut Hole Bakery Cafe, which not only serves donuts, but also makes a mean plated breakfast, as well.
Fort Walton Beach and Destin have lots of shopping venues, including upscale boutiques and outlet stores. The Boardwalk has plenty of coastal fashions at retailers like Islander's Surf Shop, Caribongo's and Boardwalk Tees. More shopping can be found in historic downtown Fort Walton Beach's Miracle Strip, such as coffee shops, fashion boutiques, arts and craft shops and jewelry stores.
Uptown Station off of Eglin Parkway in Fort Walton offers shopping, dinning and a kids play park, and HarborWalk Village just over the East Pass in Destin awaits you with specialty shops, dining and entertainment. For mall shopping, check out the Santa Rosa Mall, which has major department stores and over 100 other retailers.
Destin Commons near the Mid-Bay Bridge is a beautiful open-air mall featuring upscale shopping at stores like Lucky Brand Jeans, Bebe and Sephora, as well as lots of dining and an IMAX movie theater. For great outlet shopping, the Silver Sands Factory Stores offers great deals on brands like Aeropostale, Nike, Nautica and over 100 others.
The Destin and Fort Walton Beach area offers plenty of beautiful golf courses to choose from. Indian Bayou Golf Club is a semi-private course in the heart of Destin. Regatta Bay Golf & Country Club is a public course featuring 18 holes designed by Robert C. Walker.
Emerald Bay Golf Club offers play on their 18-hole semi-private course in Destin. Bluewater Bay Golf Resort on the north side of Choctawhatchee Bay is a public course featuring four unique 9-hole courses designed by Tom Fazio and Jerry Pate, and is considered to be among the best golfing in the country.
For more information about our RV resort, or the Fort Walton Beach and Destin area, please contact us at 850-200-4533 or toll-free at 1-800-947-0701.