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El Matador

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“okaloosa island”(12 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been staying at the El Matador for 29 years each Summer Vacation. The units are individually owned and Yes you need to check out the photo's of each unit. My favorite is Unit #435 which is closest to the beach and recently updated....More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This was our third of fourth visit to the complex and it did not disappoint. We stayed in unit 415 for a week; The unit itself was well maintained. My only suggestion would be to update both the TV's; I was not able to unit...More

Thank Marvin H
Response from ElMatadorRentals, Manager at El MatadorResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay and are happy to hear that you had a great time. We are forwarding your suggestion regarding the TV's to the owner of the unit. We hope to have the pleasure of providing your accommodations...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

El Matador is a nice property. We rented 468 and it is a very nice unit that is well furnished. The only issues we had with the unit was 2 of the smoke detectors started beeping so I had to disconnect them to get some...More

Thank W4ATL
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Just returned from our 3rd trip to the Okaloosa Island area. We stayed at El Madador unit #332. We payed over $2200 total for this unit. The furniture is nice.... but the unit is VERY run down! The sliding doors to the balcony are SO...More

Thank tablerockgal
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This was our 3rd visit to El Matador, 1st two times were good. This was by far the worst. Cabinets were rotting at the bottom, construction going on two floors above us all week, smell and dust came through the vents, hammering going on as...More

Thank courtneyl31
Response from ElMatadorRentals, Manager at El MatadorResponded 21 July 2017

Dear Courtney, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are very sorry to hear that you had problems while you were here. We will look into all your issues and make sure that we do everything we can to make sure...More

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Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (12)
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Hotel & Grounds (77)
Bathroom (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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