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    The Islander

    502 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541-5076
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    Traveller (119)
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    Room & Suite (21)
    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good24%
    • Average3%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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        Reviewed 6 May 2014

        I just made it back from Destin. I never wanted to leave. The staff is very courteous. My only cons were the parking lot was flooded when we got there and it took a few days to clear and there is nothing within walking distance....More

        1  Thank elena k
        Reviewed 25 April 2014

        We stayed with my new inlaws for our first time in Destin and we weren't disappointed in Unit 305 at the Islander! 2bd/2ba/ balcony overlooking the water. You can tell that the owners take care & pride in this wonderful vacation home. Updated amenities, wifi,...More

        2  Thank Rebecca G
        Reviewed 14 April 2014

        Just concluded another great stay (our 5th or 6th) at the Islander & was expecting it to be packed on an Atlanta metro spring break weekend but the complex was only booked to about 40% capacity so there was plenty of room to move around....More

        2  Thank heathwillis
        Response from IslanderDestin, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 17 April 2014

        Thanks for your kind comments, I am glad you had a nice peaceful visit, I think a lot of spring breakers failed to come this year due to the inclement weather. We have to keep the GYM closed otherwise too many kids get in there...More

        Reviewed 26 January 2014

        A beautiful quiet resort tucked away from all the hustle and bustle of the other larger hotels. A great launching pad for miles of walking. My 2nd Visit to see my dad as he overwinters for 4 months. Conveniently located to shopping, Amazing Staff, so...More

        1  Thank OhLaa
        Response from IslanderDestin, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 17 April 2014

        Thank you for your loyalty and hope to see you soon. We hope you enjoyed the improvements and the new Gym.

        Reviewed 18 January 2014

        We first stayed at the Islander 25 years ago with young children, then again in January 2014 for a 2nd home house hunting visit. Our first reaction upon getting out of our car 25 years later was "wow this place still looks great" and it...More

        2  Thank Spizzolato
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        Amenities
        • Top amenities
        • Pool
        • Free Parking
        • Beachfront
        • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
        • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
        • Self-Serve Laundry
        • Room amenities
        • Air Conditioning
        • Refrigerator in room
        • Things to do
        • Pool
        • Hot Tub
        • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
        • Tennis Court
        Details
        • Price range
        • US$185 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Hotel class
        • Room types
        • Kitchenette ,
        • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
        • Family Rooms
        • Number of rooms
        • 100
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        • Location
        • United States >
        • Florida >
        • Florida Panhandle >
        • Destin
        • Also Known As
        • The Islander Hotel Destin
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        Traveller (119)
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        Room & Suite (21)
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        Questions & Answers
        mauibear6
        16 May 2017|
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        Response from Islander C | Property representative |
        No, sorry it is not allowed.
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        Roni2209
        10 July 2015|
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        Response from IslanderDestin | Property representative |
        There is a shuttle bus that runs past the Islander. Also all the shopping and activities are a short drive away.
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        Joseph D
        18 May 2015|
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        Response from IslanderDestin | Property representative |
        I am sorry but the Islander is not pet friendly. Thanks for your interest.
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        Room Tips
        "In order to get the best views of the beach you want to be above the 4th floor."
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        "Unit 612 was great to stay in with beautiful views"
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        "The west wing has a condo obstructing the beach view, east wing not so much."
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        "Go somewhere else"
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