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El Matador

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed 4/1/17-4/6/17 in room 428! Beautiful clean room! Great views of the ocean and pool. Enjoyed some hot tub time on the cool night after the rain with my husband and friends! Peaceful, quite and respectable place! ❤️🏝👌🏻

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Response from ElMatadorRentals, Manager at El MatadorResponded 10 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are happy to hear that you had a great time and hope that we will have the pleasure of providing your accommodations next time you visit the area.

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We came to Fort Walton to surprise a friend for her 60th birthday and wanted a place to stay with certain criteria. Beach access, a kitchen and affordable enough to be split 3 ways. Overall we were very happy with our stay. The check up...More

Thank Hainesplace
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We rented a two bedroom condo for six weeks this year - our first year here. Our building is on the beach, with great views of the gulf. Our unit is updated with very nice furnishings, wireless internet and cable TV. The condo complex has...More

Thank AnnF886
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The El Matador is a great place for family beach trips. While it is an older condo property, most owners have done a good job of updating their units. I would recommend checking the pictures for each unit since they were built between 1972 and...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Response from ElMatadorRentals, Manager at El MatadorResponded 19 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are so happy that you enjoyed the El Matador and hope that we will have the pleasure of providing your accommodations when you return to beautiful Okaloosa Island.

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great condo! We stayed on the 6th floor of building 2, unit 260. It's a corner, end unit too! This place has great pools & ocean view. It is a little walk down to the beach, but walking is fabulous exercise! Don't...More

Thank summervacation27
Response from ElMatadorRentals, Manager at El MatadorResponded 5 September 2016

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and your room! We hope that we have the pleasure of providing your accommodations the next time you visit beautiful Okaloosa Island in Fort Walton Beach.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$154 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$154 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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brinlance1
3 May 2017|
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Response from ElMatadorRentals | Property representative |
We suggest that you bring beach towels, any seasonings you cook with, coffee filters, kitchen trash bags, paper towels and dish soap.
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Londonsmama
12 March 2017|
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Response from ElMatadorRentals | Property representative |
Buildings 3 and 4 sit directly on the beach.
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Pand_1347
18 January 2017|
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Response from ElMatadorRentals | Property representative |
No, we do not have a kiddie pool.
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"Look for dates after Labor Day for the best deals and the water is warm and so is the air."
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"Buildings 3 and 4 are closest to the beach."
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