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Reviewed 2 days ago

The only reason this isn’t getting one star is because the management staff is great. This unit is awful though. We’ve stayed her for over 7 years and love this place because of the privacy, large green space and the 14 miles of uninhabited beach...More

Thank sticks38139
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place, and not crowded on the beach because of the great location. Just minutes from anything you can imagine to do, and fantastic food choices. The gulfarium is a must for the kids. Will definitely return.

1  Thank Kenny C
Response from ElMatadorRentals, Manager at El MatadorResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your vacation! Thank you for taking the time to review your stay.

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay. Staff was super attentive and helpful. Clean and welcoming, no rowdy guests either. 3 teenagers with us and they always had something to do. Will absolutely be back. The pools and basketball courts were well used. All of the activities we...More

1  Thank Sheila J
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

About 900 square feet. Very roomy. Full kitchen. Everything you need if you want to prepare your own meals. Just bring your own spices & condiments & food. Very comfortable. 2 bedrooms & bathrooms. Living room nice. Little patio with small table & 2 chairs....More

Thank joe b
Response from ElMatadorRentals, Manager at El MatadorResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you for taking time to review your stay. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your room and our complex. We agree that Fort Walton Beach and Destin is a very busy tourist area that can sometimes get congested. The great thing...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome clean condo! Loved the private hot tub! If you want somewhere quite and nice to go with your family this is the place! The beach is beautiful and can walk miles! No spring breakers were there and we enjoyed not having to deal with...More

Thank Jenny C
Response from ElMatadorRentals, Manager at El MatadorResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for reviewing your stay. We are happy to hear that you loved your room and your stay. We hope to have the pleasure of providing your accommodations the next time you visit our beautiful area.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$179 - US$353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$179 - US$353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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brinlance1
3 May 2017|
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Response from ElMatadorRentals | Property representative |
We suggest that you bring beach towels, any seasonings you cook with, coffee filters, kitchen trash bags, paper towels and dish soap.
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Londonsmama
12 March 2017|
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Response from ElMatadorRentals | Property representative |
Buildings 3 and 4 sit directly on the beach.
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Pand_1347
18 January 2017|
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Response from ElMatadorRentals | Property representative |
No, we do not have a kiddie pool.
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"Look for dates after Labor Day for the best deals and the water is warm and so is the air."
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"Buildings 3 and 4 are closest to the beach."
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