Imagine immersing yourself in the tranquil symphony of crashing waves, feeling the warm caress of sunshine on your skin. Take a deep breath and let the intoxicating scent of coconut sunscreen and salty ocean air envelop you. As a gentle sea breeze whispers by, savor a refreshing frozen pina colada. To your left, a sparkling pool beckons, while in front of you, the Caribbean’s azure waters and pristine sugar-white sand of Fort Walton Beach at Waterscape Resort Okaloosa Island unfold. Welcome to paradise, where relaxation knows no bounds.
A Haven of Luxury and Convenience
Waterscape Resort at Fort Walton Beach reigns supreme as one of the region’s most coveted luxury resorts. Nestled on ten acres of Okaloosa Island and boasting an impressive stretch of five hundred feet of beachfront, this idyllic haven enthralls visitors with its breathtaking setting, an abundance of amenities, and convenient access to local attractions.
The Delight of Diverse Amenities
At Waterscape, the crown jewel of the resort lies within its captivating pool area. Prepare to be amazed, for Waterscape boasts not just one, but a multitude of pools. Dive into the inviting zero-entry pool, surrender to the meandering lazy river’s gentle current, or watch as your little ones frolic in the children’s splash pad area, complete with thrilling slides and imaginative climbing features. To enhance your poolside experience, cool off under the cascading 10-foot waterfall, or indulge in delectable treats and refreshing beverages from the resort’s snack bar.
Beyond the pools, a paradise of additional amenities awaits your discovery. Energize your body at the state-of-the-art fitness center, find solace in one of the serene gazebo areas, or utilize the conference room for productive remote work sessions. While waiting for dinner to sizzle on the nearby community gas grills, engage in a friendly game of shuffleboard on one of the resort’s courts.
Waterscape proudly offers an impressive assortment of condos tailored to suit the needs of every individual, couple, or family. Whether you seek a cozy one-bedroom retreat or a spacious three-bedroom haven, you’ll discover a variety of options to fulfill your desires. With approximately 90% of the condos recently updated and all three-bedroom condos boasting stunning beachfront views, rest assured that your stay will exceed expectations. Furthermore, most one-bedroom and two-bedroom condos feature separate bunk rooms that are sure to delight children.
When the allure of the beach beckons, simply step out the door and embrace the coastal splendor. By renting through BeachGuide, you’ll often find that rental chairs and umbrellas are included in the price (seasonal beach service is available from March through October). After a sun-drenched day of basking in the golden rays and frolicking in the waves, witness nature’s masterpiece as the sun bids adieu from your condo’s inviting patio. Alternatively, take advantage of the resort’s prime location and embark on a leisurely stroll to explore the wealth of nearby amenities.
Exploring the Wonders Nearby
Convenience reigns supreme at Waterscape Resort, as it is within walking distance of essential amenities such as Publix, Walgreens, and Walmart. Additionally, an array of exceptional restaurants awaits your palate nearby. Indulge in the freshest catch at Old Bay Steamer, revel in live music at AJ’s Oyster Shanty, or savor a delectable breakfast feast at Asiago’s Skillet. To further satisfy your adventurous spirit, head to The Boardwalk at Okaloosa Island, where you can meander along the vibrant promenade and witness awe-inspiring fireworks displays throughout the summer. For a comprehensive guide to all Fort Walton Beach events, consult BeachGuide.
Families will delight in the multitude of attractions near Waterscape Resort. Immerse yourself in scientific wonders at The Emerald Coast Science Center, be captivated by marine life at the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park, or enjoy an unforgettable experience at Fort Walton Beach Landing Park, which offers play areas, a rock-climbing wall, and a concert stage. Couples seeking a cultural escape will find solace in the Heritage Park and Cultural Center, where multiple museums showcase captivating exhibits on local history. For nature enthusiasts, Ross Marler Park provides a scenic retreat with opportunities for fishing, swimming, and enchanting nature trails.
Book Your Tropical Oasis at Waterscape
Booking your stay at Waterscape Resort has never been easier. Visit BeachGuide’s website and seamlessly reserve your dream vacation directly through various management companies, with no added fees. Unlike certain international rental sites that may tack on additional charges amounting to nearly 18 percent, BeachGuide guarantees the best deal possible. Knowledgeable BeachGuide vacation planners are well-versed in all aspects of Waterscape condo rentals, locations, and policies. They are eager to assist you with any queries, help make reservations over the phone (888-404-2602), and provide recommendations for nearby Fort Walton restaurants, fishing charters, and other exciting activities.
Embark on your journey to Waterscape, and before you know it, you’ll find yourself unwinding in a pool chair, gazing upon the captivating beauty of Fort Walton Beach, with not a care in the world.
This article was originally written by Julia in 2021 and updated by BeachGuide editors in 2022.