Area Information

Okaloosa Island is located in Northwest Florida on the Florida Panhandle. In addition to the fabulous beaches, there are miles of terrific biking and hiking trails, great golf courses nearby, and numerous opportunities for amusement, local shopping and nightlife.

This island is a beach vacationer’s dream. You will enjoy the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico for family-friendly swimming and water activities, soft sugar-white beaches, and lots of sunshine. You’ll find a wealth of family entertainment!

Create unforgettable Fort Walton Beach vacations time after time

There truly is something for everyone in beautiful Fort Walton Beach, Florida. View our events calendar of fun things to do around the area and be sure to check our the many area attractions and golf courses below!

Area Attractions

Golf Courses

The golf courses in the Okaloosa Island – Fort Walton Beach – Destin area are among the most challenging in the country. Set in beautiful woods and wetlands, these links provide spectacular scenery and that extra incentive to shoot your best game yet. Courses are reasonably prices, so pack your bag and get ready to “swing” by!

Eglin Air Force Base Golf Club
11527 Highway 85 N., Niceville
1-850-882-2949
Courses 2
Holes: 18, 18 Par 72, 72
Indian Bayou Country Club
1 E. Country Club Dr., Destin
1-850-837-6191
Courses 2
Holes: 18, 9 Par 72, 36
Emerald Bay Golf Club
400 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin
1-850-837-5197
Courses 1
Holes: 18 Par 72
Island Golf Center
1306 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Fort Walton Beach
1-850-244-1612
Courses 2
Holes: 9 Par 27
Fort Walton Beach Municipal Golf Course
1909 Lewis Turner Blvd, Fort Walton Beach
1-850-833-9528
Courses 2
Holes: 18, 18 Par 72, 72
Kelly Plantation Golf Club
34851 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin
1-850-650-7600
Courses 1
Holes: 18 Par 72
Foxwood Country Club
4927 Antoich Rd., Crestview
1-850-682-2012
Courses 1
Holes: 18 Par 72
Regatta Bay Golf & Country Club
300 Regatta Bay Blvd, Destin
1-850-650-7800
Courses 1
Holes: 18 Par 72
The Garden
40091 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin
Courses 1
Holes: 9 Par 29
Shalimar Pointe Golf & Country Club
2 Country Club Rd, Shalimar
1-850-651-1416
Courses 1
Holes: 18 Par 72
Bluewater Bay Resort Golf Club
1950 Bluewater Blvd, Niceville
1-850-897-3241
Courses 2
Holes: 18, 18 Par 72, 72
Shoal River Country Club
1100 Shoal River Road, Crestview
1-850-689-1010
Courses 1
Holes: 18 Par 72

Fishing Information: Fish & Wildlife Commission

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