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El Matador Fort Walton Beach Vacation Condo Rentals, El Matador Resort Florida, are perfect for your Family Beach Condo Rental in Fort Walton Beach Vacation Rentals on Okaloosa Island Florida offer the best powder white sand and semi private beaches around.  Look here for the best selection for your family vacation beach rental. 


El Matador Okaloosa Island Resort is located six miles west of Destin Florida and Holiday Isle.  This Okaloosa Island location is perfect for family beach vacations and white sand rentals.


At El Matador Condos, you will enjoy onsite tennis, volleyball, a fitness center, beach service, clean beaches, and beautiful ocean front condos and beach front condos.  Our ocean view at El Matador provide you with dolphin viewing and sunsets over the emerald coast. 


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El Matador resort is unique on Okaloosa Island.  El Matador is the further most resort to the west on the Island, providing the most privacy of any resort in Fort Walton Beach.  Each private balcony offers a wonderful view of either the Gulf of Mexico or the Santa Rosa Sound.  Either offers a breathtaking view, and you can catch a full sunset from anywhere in the resort. 

The courtyards are of manicured lush green lawns, accented with a tropical landscape.  The resort offers two swimming pools, one near the ocean, and another near the Clubhouse.  El Matador Resort also offers event rooms for banquets, dances, wedding receptions, etc.  A full gym is accessible to every tenant, as well as his and her heated spas. 

El Matador Resort is a gated community, secured with 24 hour security personnel for your safety.  There is plenty of uncovered parking for any party. Each building has a covered loading area, grill area, elevator lobby, and coin laundry room on each floor.  Listed below are the units available at the El Matador Resort.

1 bedroom units that sleep 4
Sleeping arrangements: King or Queen, Sleeper Sofa.

2 bedroom units that sleep 6
Sleeping arrangements: King,Queen, Sleeper Sofa.

3 bedroom units that sleep 8
Sleeping arrangements: King,Queen,2 Doubles,Queen Sleeper Sofa.

Sunset Resort Rentals offers the personal service that you would expect from a Rental by Owner, with the security of a respectable management agency.  We suggest that you call today to reserve your next vacation beach condo.
(850) 665-7889

Overview of El Matador Rentals


The center of any beach vacation is none other than the beach itself.  That's why El Matador Condos are the most sought after beach vacations in the Florida panhandle.  All along Fort Walton Beach Florida, otherwise known as Okaloosa Island, vacationers are enjoying the whitest sand and cleanest water found in North America.  From the Destin harbor to Boardwalk, and all in between, El Matador Condos offers your family the perfect beach vacation. 

El Matador Condos offer more than just a white beach.  Here, you'll find yourself surrounded by a family atmosphere with plenty of activities for the parents and the kids.  Attractions such as go karts, putt-putt, and bungee jumping can be found in the heart of Destin. There is also a water park called Big Kahunas located on Miracle Strip Pkwy.  If you're feeling adventurous, you can take off on a jet ski, or parasail above the Emerald Coastline.  Love fishing?  Then you'll want to charter a half or full day of deep sea fishing on one of Destin's world famous fishing fleet.  This is the world's luckiest fishing village, by the way. 

Perhaps you are just wanting to get away from it all.  Each El Matador Condos resort has a private beach for your enjoyment. Beach chairs & umbrellas are available for rent, and are included in many El Matador Condos packages.  Every El Matador unit has a unique view of the Gulf of Mexico.  Each building is angled to maximize the views from each private balcony.  Here, you'll find onsite tennis, heated pool, exercise facilities, spas, and more.

Okaloosa Island's fishing pier in Fort Walton Beach Fl is one of the area's original attractions.  Built long before any Okaloosa Island Resort, this pier is perfect for taking the kids on an evening stroll.  Rent a fishing rod or bring your're sure to catch something exciting.  The fishing pier is also perfect for dolphin watching.  You can usually see a family wading nearby. 

Want a closer look at the dolphins? Then check out Okaloosa Island's Gulfarium.  This is the first wildlife viewing aquarium of its kind, and your kids will enjoy watching the dolphins, sea lions, seals, and many more aquatic attractions.  With daily passes, you can enjoy the shows all day long with the purchase of each ticket.

El Matador Resorts also offers quick access to the Fort Walton Beach Convention Center, otherwise known as the Emerald Coast Convention Center.  Located on Okaloosa Island, this convention center is the main hub for many events such as conventions, meetings, receptions, etc.   You'll be within minutes of the Emerald Coast Convention Center from any of our El Matador Condos.

Did we mention shopping?  El Matador Condos puts you in the mix of dozens of shopping malls.  Destin Commons, among others is good for a day or evening of outdoor retail shopping.  Kids will enjoy the courtyard water fountain (bring a bathing suit) as well as the train ride through the streets.  The adults and teens will enjoy hours of shopping in major designer brand stores, and there's even a Bass Pro Shops here.

After a day of fun in the sun, you may want to enjoy one of  Okaloosa Island's seafood restaurants.   Many of these are dockside with an atmosphere that you just can't get anywhere else. El Matador Condos is the only choice that offers sunset, outdoor dining at many reputable restaurants along the emerald coast. Dine on the Destin Harbor, and watch the fishing charters troll in from a day on the sea.  After dinner, you can walk the docks of Destin and watch as the day's catch is cleaned and boats are readied for the next outing.


Whatever your taste, El Matador Condos has your ticket. 

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El Matador and Okaloosa Island Vacation Condo Rentals

Condos in El Matador and Okaloosa Island Make for Ideal Vacations

El Matador and Okaloosa Island rentals on the Florida Panhandle are accessible via Fort Walton Beach, across the Brooks Bridge or via Destin over the Destin Bridge on Highway 98. Okaloosa Island resorts are surrounded by the Choctawhatchee Bay and Santa Rosa Sound on the north side and the Gulf of Mexico to the south. Available direct from the owners of the condos, El Matador Condos and Okaloosa Island properties are ideal for beach vacations.

El Matador Condos Okaloosa Island for a Visit to Fort Pickens

For renters of El Matador condos, Okaloosa Island and El Matador Resort offers beaches that are part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore. This includes Fort Pickens where visitors to Okaloosa Island resorts will find this 1834 site of interest for its role in the Civil War. It was also the prison for famous Native American Geronimo. Visitors to Okaloosa Island rentals will find this an interesting piece of the area’s history. Its most recent role was to withstand the force of 2004 Hurricane Ivan where, despite destruction being wrecked around it, the Fort remained undamaged.

El Matador Condo Rentals on Okaloosa Island near the Fishing Pier

For avid fishermen, El Matador and Okaloosa Island resorts provide some great fishing. The Island has a pier stretching out almost one-quarter mile into the Gulf of Mexico, which saves visitors having venture out by boat. Beachfront Okaloosa Island rentals provide keen fishermen with an “out of the door, onto the shore” experience. From rental condos, Okaloosa Island provides its visitors with great fishing vacations.

El Matador Vacation Condos and Okaloosa Island Resorts to Visit the Dolphins

El Matador Vacation Condos and Okaloosa Island resorts provide visitors with a large selection of restaurants, shopping, nightlife and beach parks. The Gulfarium gives vacationers the opportunity to get up close and personal with dolphins. Staying in these condos, Okaloosa Island gives visitors vacations with plenty to do and long lazy days on the beach. Okaloosa Island rentals provide getaway vacations with everything you need to have great trips.

The unique layout of the El Matador resort gives every balcony a view of the ocean. 
El Matador Condos, Okaloosa Island,
Fort Walton Beach