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White Sands Bowling Center

653 Beal Pkwy NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-3523
+1 850-863-2193
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Awful

Have always been treated well by the staff here until tonight. Had a VERY large group of people... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
Heather G
via mobile
Emerald Coast Invitational Bowling Tournament

I have entered this tournament for over 25 years straight and I have never been disappointed with... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
1Swollenthumb
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Long Beach, Mississippi
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653 Beal Pkwy NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-3523
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Have always been treated well by the staff here until tonight. Had a VERY large group of people, some who had driven from out of state to join us , and were promised 3 lanes at priority, but were not helped. I am extremely disappointed...More

Thank Heather G
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I have entered this tournament for over 25 years straight and I have never been disappointed with the friendly, helpful staff and the accommodations. From top to bottom the staff has always been courteous, helpful, and willing to make your visit pleasant. There are restrooms...More

Thank 1Swollenthumb
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Rainy day at the beach. Bowling seemed like a good idea. If your youngest is older than 8, however, management has a strict policy against bumpers. So, our 11-year old--who doesn't bowl--had zero fun rolling gutters. We left after two frames. Policy doesn't work in...More

Thank Andrew M
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

People were incredibly friendly from the moment we walked in. The place was really clean and didn't smell like smoke like a lot of bowling alleys do. They also have bumpers for kids to use when bowling. We will be back next year for sure!

1  Thank Faithsmomma
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Had a good time bowling with my family when the beach got rained out. A nice older facility that looks to be well cared for.

2  Thank William B
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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Had a blast at this place! Deanna at the snack bar was amazing, very polite, upbeat and professional! I was amazed that they have Pickle Pops, I haven't had them since I was a kid. They went perfect with the great cheeseburger that Lindalu made!...More

1  Thank Chase A
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

The tournament is not the first for me. Always have a great time, bowling center staff are great, as well as the tournament staff. Never a dull moment. Will continue to come. Stayed at the Winn Gate by Wyndham Hotel in Destin always an excellent...More

Thank Dawn J
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

Came here for the Emerald Coast Invitational. Was a nice center, just wish the bar was more towards the middle since we bowled on the high end of the alley the whole weekend. But it was a fun tournament and will definitely come back.

Thank Kristin P
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Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

Nice, clean and fun place. Staff was friendly. Prices are good. Food and drink yummy. Fun times for a chilly day with friends.

Thank RollBamaRoll
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Reviewed 10 January 2015

Good clean bowling alley. The staff was very friendly & helpful. Bowling balls are available in all weights. Bowling charges were $2.00 per game. Right in line with bowling centers across the country.

1  Thank Teachall
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