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3.8 of 5 guest rating
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Suite, Multiple Beds, Pool View
2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Suite, Multiple Beds, Beach View
2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Pool View
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Beach View
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Courtyard View, Ground Floor
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Pool View
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Beach View, Ground Floor
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Beach View
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds (Pool Deck)
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Beach View
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
3.5-star resort on the beach, near Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk
Concierge services

When you stay at The Island by Hotel RL in Fort Walton Beach, you'll be on the beach, within a 10-minute walk of Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park and Emerald Coast Convention Center. This beach resort is 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Destin Harbor Boardwalk and 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from HarborWalk Village.

Make yourself at home in one of the 335 air-conditioned guestrooms. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries.

Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this resort include concierge services, a picnic area, and barbecue grills.

Grab a bite to eat at Fish House, one of the resort's many dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 3 bars/lounges.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Fort Walton Beach? This resort has facilities measuring 14000 square feet (1301 square meters), including conference space. RV/bus/truck parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with umbrellas. Bring your whole family to The Island by Hotel RL for summer fun including 2 outdoor swimming pools, mini golf, and a children's pool.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 3 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This eco-friendly resort also offers a garden and a terrace. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2020.

The Island by Hotel RL has designated areas for smoking.

  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Elevator
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Poolside bar
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built - 1969
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free wired Internet
  • Children's pool
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1301
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 14000
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 335
  • Garden
  • Parking onsite
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Miniature golf on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

The Island by Hotel RL offers 335 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary toiletries and blackout drapes/curtains. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Premium satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels
  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Desk
  • Linens provided
  • Free local calls
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Premium bedding
  • Shower only
  • Television
  • Satellite TV service

Where to Eat

Fish House - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Island Grill - This café serves lunch only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Tripp Tide Beach Bar - This bar is located on the beach. Open daily.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property.Social distancing measures are in place.

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Credit card pre-authorization

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Debit cards

Number of children who can stay free - 2

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 150 per accommodation, per stay
  • Breakage deposit: USD 150.00 per stay (for guests under 25 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Names

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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Social distancing measures are in place.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

  • Green Key Eco-Rating Program
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