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[3% CashBack] Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals On Okaloosa Island, Florida - Updated 2020

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Enjoy spending time in unique and not-so-touristy destinations? Then why not head on over to the gorgeous island of Okaloosa in Florida. This island forms part and parcel of the Santa Rosa Island and one can expect to enjoy a relaxing vacation filled with lots of fun water activities, lazying around on white sandy beaches, or enjoying amazing sunsets from the comfort of your own private balcony. Some of the attractions you can expect to find in the area include an amusement park, boardwalk, and hotel from the mid-1930s. If this sounds like your kind of vacation then check out this list of best Vrbo vacation rentals on Okaloosa Island, Florida.

1. Unique beachfront studio (from USD 80)

Located within a three-story suburbian townhouse is this unique hideaway located near the beach. The hosts welcome visitors who are looking for a personalized vacation with a home-like feel. You will occupy the lower part of the house while the host occupies the upper two floors. This beach hideaway boasts one bathroom in a studio setting and is suitable for three guests. You will have access to private parking and guests can make use of the two bicycles and beach gear such as towels and umbrellas. Outside your sanctuary, you have a private deck with a bar, and an enclosed outside shower.

Beachbums Hideaway - a Unique Beachfront Studio
39 reviews
studio 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Has everything you need for the beach
There was no beach service in front of the town homes which was a bonus for us since we used the chairs and umbrella Dave and Ginny
In short this is a great spot couples take notice
Cleanliness:
Very clean and enjoyable would stay again
All you need are your clothes and food and the location is perfect
Host:
However the unit is very close to Okaloosa
Great rental for a couple Not sure about a child staying also since it is pretty small
Very very accommodating None of the commercial hype
Exactly what a week on the beach should be As close as possible to the beach and the studio is great for two and a baby
Thank You Dave and Ginny With sharing this great beach place with us
Location:
There were lots of great restaurants nearby
but we were able to get in a lot of beach time and some great seafood Great little beach getaway
complimentary snacks beach gear
and there is the beautiful Emerald Coast
Had everything we needed Location was SPOT ON Restaurants and a Publix just up the road and that beautiful beach just out the back door
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2. Oceanfront corner unit with pool and private balcony (from USD 125)

A stone’s throw away from the turquoise water lies this beautiful corner beach unit. The home offers some amazing sea views with glass panel doors and windows surrounding the home. The space is light and airy and you will have direct access to the white sandy beach. The open-plan lounge and dining area lead out to the quaint balcony with a sitting area where you can enjoy amazing sea views. Guests staying at the property have access to the swimming pool and there is a fully equipped kitchen, one bedroom, and two bathrooms. The unit is best suited for four guests.

Oceanfront Corner Unit with Pool and Private Balcony- Island Sands Unit 301
21 reviews
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pictures dont do it
Well stocked with everything No need to pack extras
I was a little worried about the bed
It was perfect and the view was incredible
it was perfect and so comfortable
Cleanliness:
Kitchen was well supplied and everything was neat and clean
Very clean fantastic views
the complex we were in wasn't too big
The condo was airy and bright with awesome views of the emerald waters and white sands
Host:
amazing Erin was very responsive and a wonderful host Hope to return next year
the owner was very nice to deal with
Super clean and so cute owners are very responsive and nice Would not hesitate to stay here again
but they were so wonderful to work with
Be aware there is some construction noises next door
Location:
just pack lightly or take many trips
#301 is easy to rent
We loved everything about the place
but it was free entertainment watching their progress
This was a great location
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3. Gorgeous condo with partial Gulf views (from USD 46)

This spacious and luxurious condo offers open plan living with partial sea views. The gorgeous and tastefully furnished space offers two bedrooms and two bathrooms for six guests. It also features a fully stocked and renovated kitchen with everything you need to prepare delicious hearty meals that can be enjoyed around the six-seater dining room table. The master bedroom hosts a king-sized bed with flat-screen television while the second bedroom has a queen-sized bed.

Sea Oats Unit 510 Gorgeous Oasis with Partial Gulf Views!!
21 reviews
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

4. Beautiful oceanfront studio with most affordable-free beach service (from USD 129)

A romantic beach oasis awaits you in this modern oceanfront studio that offers breathtaking uninterrupted sea views. The Space allows for ample natural lighting to come through the glass-panel sliding doors and mirror walls creating an illusion of more space. The decor of the home is light with pale colors that incorporate the surrounding landscape into the theme of the home. There is an intimate balcony leading out of the studio where you will have a direct view of the water and the home has an optimized kitchen area and bathroom.

Gorgeous Ocean Front Studio Most Affordable-Free Beach Service
86 reviews
studio 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beach front view was AWESOME
We enjoyed eating meals on the balcony and at the kitchen bar facing the ocean
We had access to everything we needed in the condo
The bed and couch were comfy
and I thoroughly enjoyed the room darkening curtains
Cleanliness:
The room is decorated Nicely and everything was clean
It was very clean and well equipped
Place was beautiful clean and fairly priced
The condo was very clean and comfortable
Host:
Property owner is great to communicate with
Great experience Love Okaloosa Island
the owner texted me several times throughout our stay ensuring everything was going well
Beach Ocean and weather could not have been better Great Week
Brad checked in on us and made sure we got things handled with ease making things comfortable from even before check-in Great access to all sorts of things and very beautiful beach views to wake ...
Location:
The location of the condo is perfect
The room is Just a few steps from the pool and ocean
Small but quaint condo Amazing view of the beach
The condo was amazing withbest view ever Looking forward to next year
Have stayed in this unit multiple times over the last 9 years
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5. Beachfront home perfect for late summer (from USD 174)

From the third-floor of the balcony of this property, you can enjoy some of the best views of the Gulf of Mexico. It is a beautiful two-bedroom condo on Okaloosa Island. The home is great for accommodating small groups and families. The space features two beautifully decorated bedrooms and two bathrooms. You and your party of five can enjoy access to the swimming pool, take walks the white sandy beach, and enjoy free high-speed internet.

Summerlin-Beachfront for Late Summer! 5 Star!
70 reviews
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The view from the large balcony is outstanding
Very comfortable condo with beautiful views
The condo had everything you need to feel right at home
The condo was beautiful cozy and very comfortable and the view was breathtaking
:) There was so much to do in the area
Cleanliness:
The condo was exactly as described Very clean and neat
Everything is updated and clean
The condo was clean and well stocked
Host:
Tina is terrific to work with
The owners are so accommodating and responsive
Beautiful oceanfront condo with an amazing lanai
the pool was heated (happy surprise)
This was our first visit to the Fort Walton area and we are so happy we chose this location for our stay
Location:
Every morning we enjoyed the sunrise watching the dolphins swim and a amazing sunset at night Thank you for sharing your "little slice" heaven Jim and Kathy
We stayed in Unit 304 for five glorious nights late March 2019
just a few miles from Destin
We will certainly consider returning for another visit
Every night listening to the waves crashing
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6. Airy private rental with two balconies and great views (from USD 105)

This newly renovated corner condo offers a comfortable home-away-from-home space that features enough space for six people to have a comfortable and memorable vacation by the beach. The property has an open feel to it as it boasts lots of windows that incorporate some of the outdoor scenery into the interior of the house. The master bedroom has its own private balcony overlooking the Gulf while the balcony coming off the living room offers views of the bay. This resort-style complex features a number of swimming pools from a lazy river pool to a heated swimming pool and hot tub. There are lots of fun things to do here for the entire family.

Destin West, Bayside, Corner- 2 Balconies, Bay &Gulf Views, LOTS OF WINDOWS
77 reviews
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The condo is always clean and has a well stocked kitchen to cook in
The condo is spacious and has everything you need for a comfortable stay
The condo was very neat and had more room than we expected for a 1 bedroom
The condo was clean and the kitchen was well stocked
We took advantage of the beach access the fishing pier and the pools
Cleanliness:
Condo was very clean when we arrived
The condo in the Sandpiper was clean and very spacious
Very clean Condo well stocked Everything so convenient
Host:
Great location for beach pool fishing
Owners are very quick to respond to any question
They are wonderful people to rent from and fun to hang out at the beach bar with too Hope to see them again next year
Peggy and Glenn are very accommodating and are quick to take care of any issues
Thank you for providing us with a great rental
Location:
We could walk across the pedway to get to the beach
Great location for access to local activities and the beach
We have stayed in various properties within the Destin West complex and this was the best at the best price too
The views from both balconies are gorgeous
When you stayed at the best - why change?
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7. Beachfront condo with private balcony (from USD 124)

Located in the lovely Okaloosa Island is a condominium building that is a favorite among holiday-makers. The building is strategically located on the beachfront making sunbathing, swimming, and beach strolling a must-do when staying at this location. There are also a number of awesome bars and eateries in the area and some must-see attractions. Guests will be welcomed to a fully furnished one-bedroom apartment that can accommodate six guests.

Beachfront condo #PI307 with Private Balcony.
59 reviews
condo 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The living room and balcony had a beautiful view of the gulf
No surprises and looks like the photos
The appliances all worked but was in real need of upgrading
The view from the balcony was breathtaking
We found the king bed very comfortable
Cleanliness:
It was very clean which is super important to us
It was clean and comfortable
refrigerator and washer/dryer bed very comfortable
Host:
the pool and hot tub were great and
We did not have any issues at all during our stay
We drove in and could bring small amounts of the things we needed
this review helps I am thankful for such a great vacation
Needs some updating Carpet worn and needs replacing Also would help to have safety bars in bath areas and shower Had to leave early due to storm moving into gulf are
Location:
We loved the powder white sand at this beach and dolphins going by in the morning
and we took advantage and stayed in a few nights for dinner
We really like the location and condo
We really enjoyed this area and the location of this building for our family beach vacation
bunk beds are dirty (white rails were brownish)
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8. Fifth-floor apartment with partial Gulf views (from USD 46)

This lovely fifth-floor apartment features a spacious balcony with a wonderful partial view of the Gulf of Mexico. Spend afternoons sipping on sundowners prepared from your fully equipped modern kitchen or cozy up in the homely living room that features a large-screen television. The unit is within walking distance to the beach and visitors will have access to all the property amenities. Water sports lovers can rent out kayaking and boating equipment in advance and you will be within reach to most of the attractions, restaurants, and boardwalk shops in the area.

Sea Oats Unit 509 Paradise AWAITS! 2 bed/ 2 bath Partial Gulf Front View!!!
24 reviews
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds were surprisingly comfortable
It was nice to have the umbrella and 2 chairs to use on the balcony however as a family we missed out on the actual 2 chairs and umbrella that were included as part of the ones
Swimming pool is large with plenty of chairs and umbrellas Very roomy and comfortable condo
If you need extra there are 2 chairs and a beach umbrella for you to use along with beach towels provided to you in your room
You have 2 chairs and an umbrella waiting for you on the beach
Cleanliness:
The condo was clean and decorated nicely
The condo is extremely well kept clean and beautifully decorated
I dint had any poblems everything was clean and very peaceful place
The condo was everything we expected and more Very clean and very spacious
There are lots of cooking utensils to use as well as a dishwasher and a washer and dryer
Host:
The only suggestion I have is minimal - provide tissues more shampoo and salt and pepper shakers
No need to bring anything except your clothes not even washing powders Very short walk to the beach
The only negative I could see was the water pressure
Wonderful time at Okaloosa Island beautiful condo close to shopping and great meals or grocery stores to make homemade style meals Unit could use another extra roll of toilet paper and paper to...
Kimberly Lang Vacation Rentals knows just how to make your family feel right at home while you are on vacation
Location:
Right on the beach it's perfect
But the condo and distance to the beach were great
Checkin is super easy just put in your code
It was also deemed "Red Tide" while we visited
Only problem was Tropical Storm Cindy who caused rain the first 3 days and caused the beaches to be closed to swimming for the entire stay
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9. Third-floor unit in the premier Waterscape Resort (from USD 140)

Located in the lush and green Waterscape Resort known for its exquisite pools lies this gorgeous upscale apartment on the third floor of the building. The home is tastefully decorated with a beach and rustic theme to it. There are two bedrooms and three bathrooms and the accommodation can sleep six guests at a time. The living space is open-plan with the living room leading out onto the balcony that offers breathtaking sea views. You will be within walking distance to the white sand beach and there are two large Jacuzzi hot tubs in the complex.

A305; 2K'S w bunk alcove: GORGEOUS GULF VIEWS! PREMIUM BEACH SERVICE! CLEAN!!
91 reviews
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
I would say the view from the balcony is obstructed mostly with a large palm tree right in front of the balcony Judging from the pictures
Everything was in close proximity to our wonderful room overlooking the gulf
It was a nice view from the mater bedroom though
The young guy running the chair service was surprised the chairs were not included in our rental package
The condo has everything you need
Cleanliness:
The beds and furniture were comfortable and clean Close proximity to restaurants and other attractions
The decor was tasteful and the grounds were well kept and beautiful
Host:
We love staying at waterscape and really enjoyed working with this owner
Secondly the housekeeping crew did an awful job cleaning from the previous guests
Overall a great resort and nice condo
Overall a very nice vacation and could have easily been a higher rating had the aforementioned details been addressed JimLake Orion MI
The complex was also very well maintained and a great place for the family to relax at the beach and enjoy the refreshing swimming pools
Location:
We really enjoyed staying in this beautiful condo
The kids loved the pool area
Age 16 to 71 stayed for 5 days Nice location
half eaten Oreos out of the package in the pantry serving bowls along with m&ms
She was very easy to get in touch with and the whole process was seamless (
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10. Beach oasis 100 steps from the beach

Just 100 steps from the beach lies this oasis for 4 people in a tranquil setting. The home has a beach theme to it and has been newly painted. There is one bedroom with a king-sized bed, a lounge area with a comfortable sleeper sofa, free WiFi, and a fully equipped kitchen. This place gives one a complete home experience while enjoying all the benefits of being on vacation. The home has an age restriction that does not allow children under the age of 10.

Okaloosa Island, Less than 100 Steps to the beach, 1 bedroom, 1 bath, sleeps 4
42 reviews
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was super comfy
The bed was also the most comfortable bed I've stayed in ourside my own
I enjoyed having a private parking space with easy access to the elevator
it was the cleanest condo I have ever stayed in
Not a direct beach front view
Cleanliness:
Condo was clean and bed was very comfortable
Host:
some Rhonda was great and easy to work with and you can tell she cares about her renters
We cannot say enough great things about this property
We had a great time Condo is exactlyAs pictures and described Quick easy access to beach Beach was great and family friendly Rhonda was very patient in answering all my questions day of check ...
but still good Good WiFi for work purposes
w/ two chairs were so great
Location:
the board walk within a couple of miles and Harbor Walk village in Destin about a 10 min ride
The condo was just as advertised in a great location
The addition of free beach service every day was icing on the cake
The location is great with good restaurants with in a mile
The temperature was 65 on average
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Rent your private space near the beach

If you are looking for a home-like experience while enjoying all the cool things that a summer vacation by the beach has to offer, then you certainly should check out these amazing vacation homes near the Gulf of Mexico. Each home is unique and offers visitors a chance for creating memories by the beach.

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