Newest Hilton Garden Inn opens in Fort Walton

Special to The Log

Hilton recently announced the opening of the Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach. Managed by Innisfree Hotels, the property offers 178 rooms to travelers seeking updated and generous accommodations in a relaxed atmosphere.

Located at 1297 Miracle Strip Parkway SE in Fort Walton Beach, Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach is in an ideal location for those visiting Destin, Fort Walton Beach and the beautiful beaches of the Emerald Coast. It is near VPS Airport with quick access to Eglin Air Force Base, Hurlburt Field, Emerald Coast Convention Center, and is located directly on the sandy white beaches of the Emerald Coast.

“The staff and I look forward to creating fun and memorable experiences for our guests,” said Jeremy Skinner, general manager. “Our focus is to provide guests with the intuitive, heartfelt service they deserve and expect from the Hilton Garden Inn brand.”

Guests can dine on-property at The Garden Grille and Bar, which offers breakfast, lunch, dinner and room service with local favorites. Fresh local seafood, key lime pie and the hotel's executive chef's daily specials will delight our guests’ taste buds. Seasonal poolside and beachside service will also be offered. The Pavilion Pantry is open 24 hours and features a complete selection of salty snacks, sweet treats, cold beverages, and frozen, microwaveable packaged items.

The hotel also features more than 5,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Hilton Garden Inn guests will be treated to amenities and services, including complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the property, 24-hour business center with Print Spots remote printing, a state-of-the-art fitness center and a heated indoor pool, outdoor lazy river with rock waterfalls, tiki bar and fire pits.

All 178 guest rooms are spacious and airy, and boast the brand’s signature bedding featuring fresh, white duvets and crisp linens; a spacious and clutter-free work desk with an ergonomic desk chair; and an in-room "hospitality center" with a mini fridge, microwave oven as well as a Keurig coffee maker.

Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. Gold and Diamond members will also enjoy free premium Wi-Fi and space-available upgrades to the hotel's exclusive Hilton Honors floor.

For more information or to make reservations, please visit Hilton Garden Inn Fort Walton Beach or call 850-362-1000.