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 parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Picnic area/ Tables

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

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 central heating, complimentary wireless internet, coffee/tea makers, television with satellite channels and a microwave 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 caters to families with babysitting, a playground and cots. Various activities, including snorkeling, bowling and diving, are available on site.

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

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

Sports & Fitness

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

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

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

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view
  • Beach view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room movies
  • 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. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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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
    1.9 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • Helen Back Cafe (cuisine: American)
    1400 ft
  • Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant (cuisine: Mexican)
    1400 ft
Beaches
  • Grayton Beach
    4400 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

Large King Suite
Bed type: King-size bed
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This large non-smoking beachfront suite includes an amazing view of the Gulf from a private balcony and includes one Serta® Presidential Suite pillow top king bed. Enjoy our complimentary deluxe continental breakfast serving hot waffles, fresh fruit, 100% Arabica coffee, pastries, cereal, milk, hot cocoa and more.

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    Guest Room
    Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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    Non-View Room with Complimentary Buffet Breakfast

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      Beachfront King Room
      Bed type: King-size bed
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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        Standard King Room
        Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
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        • Air conditioning
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        Standard|Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Refrigerator & Microwave, Beachfront

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          King Suite
          Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
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          King Suite(Non-Smoking)

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            Beachfront Queen Room
            Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
            Size: 305 sq. feet
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              Queen Room
              Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Double bed
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              Standard|Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Microwave (No View)

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                Quadruple Room
                Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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                QUADRUPLE TWO QUEEN BEDS NON SMOKING

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                  Beachfront Junior Suite
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                  JUNIOR SUITE BEACH FRONT

                  Junior Beachfront King Suite
                  Bed type: King-size bed
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                    Presidential King Suite
                    Bed type: King-size bed
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                    This no-view, non-smoking mobility accessible room comes with all the features that will make our guest's stay as comfortable as possible, including a spacious roll-in shower and a wonderful Serta® Presidential Suite Pillow Top king bed. Enjoy our complimentary deluxe continental breakfast serving hot waffles, fresh fruit, 100% Arabica coffee, pastries, cereal, milk, hot cocoa and more.

                    Room facilities
                      Presidential Queen Room
                      Bed type: Queen-size bed
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                      This inland, non-smoking room comes with all the features that will make our guest's stay as comfortable as possible, including a two wonderful Serta® Presidential Suite Pillow Top queen beds. Enjoy our complimentary deluxe continental breakfast serving hot waffles, fresh fruit, 100% Arabica coffee, pastries, cereal, milk, hot cocoa and more.

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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
                          1.9 mi
                        Airports
                        Restaurants
                        • Helen Back Cafe (cuisine: American)
                          1400 ft
                        • Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant (cuisine: Mexican)
                          1400 ft
                        Beaches
                        • Grayton Beach
                          4400 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

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                        Tourist attractions

                        Popular areas

                        Convention centers

                        Shopping areas

                        Amusement

                        • Gulfarium Gift Shop - 2000 ft

                        Museums

                        Parks

                        Halls

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

                        Universities, Institutes

                        • Troy State University - 1.0 mi

                        Golf courses and Country clubs

                        • Goofy Golf - 2.8 mi

                        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 - 2300 ft
                          1030 Miracle Strip Parkway East, Fort Walton Beach
                        • Grayton Beach - 4400 ft
                          Fort Walton Beach, FL
                        • Indian Temple Mound and Museum - 3000 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 - 1400 ft

                          Address: 110 Amberjack Drive

                          Cuisine: Mexican

                        • Old Bay Steamer - 2100 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
                          1.9 mi
                        Airports
                        Restaurants
                        • Helen Back Cafe (cuisine: American)
                          1400 ft
                        • Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant (cuisine: Mexican)
                          1400 ft
                        Beaches
                        • Grayton Beach
                          4400 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