Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel - Fort Walton Beach

380 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, United States, 32548-6136  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel - Fort Walton Beach

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Private beach

Beach access

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Diving

Snorkeling

Fishing

Mini golf

Table tennis

Overview

Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront is a 6-story hotel in a shopping area of Fort Walton Beach at a close proximity to Fort Walton Beach Park, Jet Stadium and Destin History & Fishing Museum offering luxurious rooms with stylish décor. The attractive hotel, built in 1998, is renowned for its art deco architecture.

Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel is 30 minutes' walk from the center of Fort Walton Beach. Restaurants and an oceanarium are stroll from the hotel.

A temple and a museum are set within walking distance.

Guests can reach Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel by car from Eglin AFB airport in 15 minutes.

Rooms

Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel provides 100 guestrooms appointed with individual climate control, free wireless internet, a microwave, a laptop-size safe and a mini-refrigerator for a pleasant stay in Fort Walton Beach. The guestrooms look out on the sea. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a roll in shower.

Eat & Drink

Guests can start their day with continental breakfast served at the bar. Poolside bar is available on site. Serving an array of dishes, Helen Back Cafe are just 450 meters away.

Services

Offering limousine rental services, Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel induces guests to explore the area.

Relax

The hotel provides cribs, babysitting and a playground for families with children. Sport facilities include snorkeling, bowling and diving.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   100.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Private beach
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Snorkeling
  • Diving
  • Bowling
  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis
  • Fishing
  • Mini golf

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Picnic area/Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Entertainment
  • Spa center
  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view
  • Beach view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel - Fort Walton Beach Fort Walton Beach location
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Hotel Address:

380 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, United States, 32548-6136

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City Center
  • Fort Walton Beach
    1.8 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • Helen Back Cafe (cuisine: American)
    1400 ft
  • Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant (cuisine: Mexican)
    1300 ft
Beaches
  • Grayton Beach
    4300 ft
  • Okaloosa Island
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    100

Rooms and availability

Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront photos Room
Guest Room
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or King-size bed
Size: 305 sq. feet
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  • Shower
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Non-View Room with Complimentary Buffet Breakfast

Room facilities
    Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront photos Exterior Hotel information
    Beachfront Double Room
    Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or King-size bed
    Size: 305 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Room facilities
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      Junior Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel - Fort Walton Beach Fort Walton Beach location
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        Hotel Address:

        380 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, United States, 32548-6136

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Fort Walton Beach
          1.8 mi
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Helen Back Cafe (cuisine: American)
          1400 ft
        • Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant (cuisine: Mexican)
          1300 ft
        Beaches
        • Grayton Beach
          4300 ft
        • Okaloosa Island
          1.1 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          100

        Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Location

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 1.7 mi

        Places of interest

        Convention centers

        Shopping areas

        Amusement

        • Gulfarium Gift Shop - 2000 ft

        Museums

        Parks

        • Hedrick Recreation Ctr - 1.7 mi

        Halls

        • Emerald Coast Conference Center - 3700 ft
        • Fantasy Bingo Inc - 1.4 mi

        Universities, Institutes

        • Troy State University - 1.0 mi

        Business areas

        Galleries

        • Goofy Golf - 2.7 mi

        Golf courses and Country clubs

        College Campuses

        Oceanfront Areas

        Local attractions

        • Okaloosa Island - 1.1 mi
          Fort Walton Beach, FL
        • Jetty East Beach - 6.2 mi
          Destin, FL
        • Jolee Island Nature Park - 6.5 mi
          Destin, FL
        • Destin History & Fishing Museum - 5.7 mi
          108 Stahlman Ave, Destin
        • Destin Harbor - 6.4 mi
          Destin, FL

        Near the hotel

        • Okaloosa Island Pier - 2200 ft
          1030 Miracle Strip Parkway East, Fort Walton Beach
        • Grayton Beach - 4300 ft
          Fort Walton Beach, FL
        • Indian Temple Mound and Museum - 2900 ft
          139 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach

        Restaurants nearby

        • Helen Back Cafe - 1400 ft

          Address: 114 Amberjack Dr

          66% likes this, based on 123 reviews
          Cuisine: American

        • Helen Back Cafe, Inside Shoal River Bowling Center - 1400 ft

          Address: 114 Amberjack Drive
          Phone: 850-796-1451

          50% likes this, based on 40 reviews

        • High Tide Lounge - 2000 ft

          Address: 1203 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE
          Phone: (850) 244-2624

          69% likes this, based on 198 reviews

        • Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant - 1300 ft

          Address: 110 Amberjack Drive

          Cuisine: Mexican

        • Old Bay Steamer - 2000 ft

          Address: 102 Santa Rosa Blvd
          Phone: 850-664-2795

          63% likes this, based on 401 reviews

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          100
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        Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront

        Average guest rating

        8.6out of 10
        Superb
        Based on 47 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Family with children
          10.0

          It was very close to the beach and so very comfortable...The pool was so clean and the beaches no nice. I loved that we didn't have to rent beach chairs and it was included. Staff was so nice.

          The only thing we would change is the breakfast area was very cramped. It was hard to get around, and they served the same thing every day.

        • Family with children
          8.2

          Had a good breakfast and location. The building was a little bit old, but everything else was good.

        • Family with children
          9.0

          The beach of course! The staff were nice and the breakfest was good.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Love the location...the beach is beautiful.

          The breakfast bar was fair, but the way it was set up created a log jam of people that led us to leave to go to the Waffle House which left me feeling that I did not get my moneys worth. The eggs were awful.

        • Single
          6.2

          The beach is fantastic. The hotel is exactly what it advertizes: the best price in Fort Walton.

          It is just a beach hotel, do not have too high expectations. Breakfast is modest.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          What I liked best about my stay at the Best Western Fort Walton Beachfront Hotel is that it's right on the beach! The rooms were very clean and the beds were comfortable. I liked how they had a refridgerator and microwave in the room. The continental breakfast provided was very good. My family also loved the complementary beach umbrella and chairs that were available to us on the beach. An overall relaxing place to be! :)

        • Family with children
          6.6

          This hotel was convenient to restaurants, shops and entertainment as well as located within steps of the beach. The housekeeping staff was excellent and went above and beyond to meet our needs. Front desk personnel were polite. The breakfasts were nice, with hot and cold choices including waffles as well as a variety of juices and coffee and tea.

          We were told at check-in there would be beach-side service of drinks and snacks served at the complementary umbrellas/chairs at the beach every day with hotel staff coming by to take our order, but there was no service and the umbrella attendant didn't know what I was talking about when asked. For whatever reason a beach hotel has carpeted floors in the rooms is beyond me, but the carpet was understandably sticky and dirty.

        • Group of friends
          6.6

          For this expensive location, it has the best value.

          This location (area) is extremely overpriced for the amenities, beach, etc. It is the best value for the area. I have paid less for hotels in Hawaii that are beautifully located and much nicer. I just don't feel like I got my money's worth.

        • Family with children
          6.6

          Beachfront location was great, complimentary umbrella and chairs on the beach a big plus. Very friendly staff.

          Room felt a little worn, didn't feel real clean. Breakfast was very crowded and not set up very well.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Very courteous hotel staff. Nice continential breakfast! Very clean rooms and excellent prices to stay on the beach. Will definitely be staying here again!

        • Family with children
          9.2

          Beds were very comfortable, beach was beautiful, use of chairs and umbrella were included. That is usually an extra charge.

          The breakfast was free but wasn't very good.

        • Couple
          6.6

          Front desk staff very kind and professional, hotel lobbey and pool area attractive

          Bar tender at pool was rude as well as the singer at the poolside. Hotel was overpriced for the area

        • Family with children
          6.2

          The location on the beach was good. I guess it was a good value in comparison to the price of other beachfront hotels.

          The staff didn't make it real clear as to how to get the free beach umbrella and chairs. The continental breakfast food was good, but the layout is very unorganized. It is a very small space with little counter area so people are grouped together and waiting on one another to move in order to get their turn at breakfast.

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          The hotel was clean and it was a great value since it was right on the beach.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          We had a pleasant stay, the staff were accomodating, helpful and friedly. We will definitely stay at this hotel again.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Best Western Ft. Walton Beachfront Hotel - Fort Walton Beach Fort Walton Beach location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        380 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, United States, 32548-6136

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Fort Walton Beach
          1.8 mi
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Helen Back Cafe (cuisine: American)
          1400 ft
        • Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant (cuisine: Mexican)
          1300 ft
        Beaches
        • Grayton Beach
          4300 ft
        • Okaloosa Island
          1.1 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          100