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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 June 2010

If you are in the Destin/Fort Walton Beach area and are looking for a fun way to spend your day, rent a pontoon boat from Aloha Rentals, right in Destin Harbor. From the new boats, personable staff and service (they come to your car and...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 August 2013

I own a rental condo in Destin, and have been on several deep sea fishing trips. I usually take the 6 hr trips, and have had some good luck catching many fish (on Back Lash boat), but for the most part have been disappointed. I've...More

8  Thank Christy M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go to Destin and not go to Destin Harbor, you might as well say you haven’t been to the most important place to visit in Destin. During October there is the Fishing Rodeo. It’s a lot of fun to see all these HUGE...More

Thank Guide715067
Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving over the bridge from Ft. Walton Beach to Destin is a breathtaking experience. The harbor is beautiful and the sea of boats, yachts, and fun loving sea dooers playing in the bay makes you remember why you hit this coastline. No matter how many...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Sunday afternoon walk by the water with lots of game fishing boats and commercial fishing boats to see. There are restaurants and bars as well as shops. The great attraction as it was getting dark was the weigh-in when boats returned with their game...More

Thank roggy2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for beach food and activities went deep sea fishing on the Nautical and had a great time what an experience.

Thank richsubu
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Went there today for Seafood Festival. Lots of vendors, and we enjoyed looking at Arts, crafts, food, boats, etc. we love this fishing area, but it is crowded and hot during today's festival.

Thank loist51
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We have been vacationing in Destin for years but just this year decided to spend a day at the Destin Harbor boardwalk....it is a great place to walk, take in the sites, stop for a drink or enjoy a great meal at one of many...More

Thank Rita H
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The harbor is right behind some of Destin's best restaurants. It is easily accessed for a stroll after dinner and has much to see. Lots of fishing boats and yachts. Some shopping is also there.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 23 August 2018

I love this place so much that my wife and I will drive from Columbus Georgia for a day trip. Good food, good friends made with the boat captains. Great place to just relax.

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

It was a dream to be in this area, definitely a great first experience here . Definitely would recommend it to my friends and family.

Thank icalderon5119
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Nice walking along the boardwalk and showing the kids the different boats and even got to see fishermen come in with their catch of the day!

Thank Rita S
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Bradley c
19 June 2018|
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Response from Sheryl 'Sami' F | Reviewed this property |
Any days between 3-5pm, when the fishing boats return.
3 April 2018|
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Response from summervacation27 | Reviewed this property |
I’ve only seen a lot during September so I’m not certain.
Danny T
24 March 2017|
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Response from Megan T | Reviewed this property |
The closest major airport would be VPS. Valparaiso-Fort Walton Beach. Destin has a private airport right now.