From Atlanta and points North: Take I-85 towards Montgomery, AL. At Montgomery take US-331 south to Florala, Al. At Florala Take FL-85 south to US98 in Fort Walton Beach. Turn right on US-98. Look for the Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce on the left-hand side of US-98. Between the Chamber and Staffs Restaurant is Shell Ave SE. Turn Left onto Shell Ave SE. Two gas lamps on the left side of the road mark the entrance to Aunt Martha's. (Approximate drive time from Atlanta is six hours)
From New Orleans and points West: Take I-10 East. Exit south on FL-87 towards Navarre, FL. At Navarre take US-98 east to Fort Walton Beach. Once in Ft. Walton Beach, look for Staffs Restaurant on the right hand side of US-98. Between Staffs Restaurant and the Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce is Shell Ave SE. Turn Right onto Shell Ave SE. Two gas lamps on the left side of the road mark the entrance to Aunt Martha's. (Approximate drive time from New Orleans is four hours)
From Jacksonville and points East: Take I-10 west. Exit south on FL-85 towards Fort Walton Beach.Turn right onto US-98. Look for the Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce on the left-hand side of US-98. Between the Chamber and Staffs Restaurant is Shell Ave SE. Turn Left onto Shell Ave SE. Two gas lamps on the left side of the road mark the entrance to Aunt Martha's. (Approximate drive time from Jacksonville is five hours)
Aunt Martha's offers travelers from all walks of life a unique and personal experience. Whether you are attending meetings at one of the surrounding conference centers and looking to unwind from the days activities in a home-like atmosphere, or a traveling artist wanting to set an easel out on the verandah overlooking the waterfront and paint for the weekend, Aunt Martha's Bed and Breakfast is your home away from home. Aunt Martha's is located in the sunny panhandle of Florida in Fort Walton Beach, recently rated as one of the top ten places to live in the US by Money Magazine. We think it's the best! The B&B is a short drive from world class golf courses, international shopping, Eglin and Hurlburt Air Force bases, and a host of tourist attractions that take advantage of the Gulf of Mexico's beautiful shoreline with emerald green water and sugar white beaches. The B&B offers nearly 10,000 sq. ft of living space. There is plenty of room to find either a quiet spot to read in the library or mingle with a lively gathering of guests on the spacious front porch. Additionally, the dining room offers space enough for an intimate gathering of 12 persons or the whole first floor can be rented and used for hors d'oeuvre and cocktail receptions for up to 150 persons. Whatever your needs may be, we invite you for a visit, or call Martha and Bill Garvie.
315 Shell Avenue S.E. Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548 Telephone: (850) 243-6702 Email: MarWGarvie@aol.com