El Matador

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
909 Santa Rosa Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548, United States of America
4.0 out of 5 rating 137 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at El Matador in Fort Walton Beach, you'll be on the beach, within a 15-minute drive of Destin Harbor Boardwalk and Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. This beach condominium resort is 7.4 mi (12 km) from HarborWalk Village and 9.9 mi (16 km) from Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park.


Make yourself at home in one of the 108 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchens with refrigerators and microwaves. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers and sofa beds.


Dip into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools or 2 spa tubs and enjoy other recreational amenities, which include outdoor tennis courts. Additional features at this condominium resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and a picnic area.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include laundry facilities, a library, and an elevator (lift).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Emerald Coast Convention Center - 3.8 km / 2.3 mi
Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Okaloosa Island Pier - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Wild Willy's Adventure Zone - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Emerald Coast Science Center - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Indian Temple Mound Museum - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
John Beasley Park - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Fort Walton Beach Park - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
Liza Jackson Park - 8 km / 5 mi
Santa Rosa Mall - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Oak Tree Nature Park - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Destin Harbor Boardwalk - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
HarborWalk Village - 12 km / 7.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach) - 16.5 km / 10.2 mi
Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional) - 18.6 km / 11.6 mi

The preferred airport for El Matador is Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS-Northwest Florida Regional).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

  • -Tennis on site
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Library
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Number of spa tubs - 2
  • -Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • -Total number of rooms - 108
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Picnic area
  • -Meeting rooms