If you are intending holidaying in Fort Walton Beach, renting your holiday accommodation may provide the perfect solution to making the most of your available time. The city of Fort Walton Beach affords a wide variety of condos designed for holiday rental. There are rental condos on the waterfront for easy beach access and there are those closer to shopping and sightseeing amenities. With a variety of facilities available, it could well be that renting a holiday condo is the best option for you in Fort Walton Beach and ensures that you have the time to see and do all that you desire.
Outdoor pursuits in Fort Walton Beach
The great outdoors is likely to feature prominently in any holiday to Fort Walton Beach and the freedom of your holiday rental condo will allow you to appreciate it in full. There are two public golf courses in Fort Walton Beach, The Oaks and The Pines, while championship courses such as the one at Regatta Bay are within easy reach. Sea anglers have the opportunity for some fine shore or boat fishing, hunting down the big game fish which populate the waters off the Florida coast. The more adventurous may wish to go surfing - or even take instruction and perform a parachute jump!
Families visiting Fort Walton Beach are likely to wish to spend some time soaking up the sun and engaging in other beach activities. Excitement is to be found in a great many forms, however, perhaps by visiting the BMX and Skateboard Park for some energetic sport. The Gulfarium Aquarium on nearby Okaloosa Island is very popular with families, where dolphins and other marine creatures can be seen and appreciated in close proximity.
Fort Walton Beach is home to a number of museums and sites of historical interest. The Heritage Park and Cultural Centre contains exhibits relating to the ancient tribes which populated the area, prehistoric features of the landscape and the first school and post office in the area. The Air Force Armament Museum is likely to be of interest to those with an interest in aircraft or the history of warfare, dating back to World War I.
Restaurants and nightlife in Fort Walton Beach
Fudpucker’s Restaurant in Fort Walton Beach is the place to enjoy good food and family fun, all in the one place. The High Tide Restaurant and Oyster Bar, however, will afford you a greater variety of more adult oriented food and entertainment, particularly for lovers of seafood and country music. Los Panchos is a great place to go for some fine Mexican cuisine, while The Summerhouse Restaurant is extremely popular in the area with fine dining enthusiasts.