Welcome to Shalimar
Shalimar is a community that wraps its arms around you. Friendly neighbors, local businesses with familiar faces, and a genuine sense of camaraderie make Shalimar feel like home from the moment you arrive.

Friendly Small-Town Living
Less Than 5 Miles to the
Gulf Beaches

You'll know you've arrived to small town friendliness when you see the the welcome sign with messages of Happy Birthday or Anniversary to its citizens. Shalimar means "by the beautiful water", an appropriate name since it is a peninsula bordered by bay and bayou.

Splash Town USA


Situated by the bay and nearby multiple bayous, this area offers residents the chance to fully embrace boating, skiing, fishing or just taking a languid swim. The Shalimar Yacht Basin provides the ideal boat launch location for exploration purposes. A panoramic view across Choctawhatchee Bay is enjoyed by many waterfront homeowners in Shalimar. Those with high-mast sailboats will be especially pleased that the only bridge they need to pass under accommodates tall sails.

Beautiful Water

Besides Choctawhatchee Bay, Shalimar is interwoven with bayous, inlets and lakes, giving the town a generous amount of waterfront for its homeowners to enjoy.
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Charming Town Parks

Take a stroll through the green gems that make our town even more special – the fantastic public parks that bring the community together.

Shalimar Community Park: The name says it all – Shalimar Community Park is where neighbors become friends. Whether you're planning a community event, a family reunion, or a simple afternoon picnic, this park is the ideal setting. The shaded areas and pavilions make it a fantastic spot for gatherings, and the kids will love the playground facilities.

Leo Norred Park: Leo Norred Park is a local favorite for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you're into a brisk morning jog, an afternoon picnic, or a family bike ride, Leo Norred Park has got you covered. The playground and open spaces make it the perfect spot for a day out with the kids.
Combs Park: Sports enthusiasts, rejoice! Combs Park is the go-to destination for those looking to shoot some hoops, practice their tennis swing, or engage in a friendly game of soccer. With well-maintained courts and fields, it's a hub for both casual and organized sports activities. Grab your gear and head to Combs Park for a day of active fun.

Meig's Neighborhood Park:
A hidden gem. This park sits on Choctawhatchee Bay. It's white-sand beach and boat ramp make it a local favorite for launching small boats. It has a charm of its own with cobblestone pathways and gazebo. Families gather for weekend picnics, friends launch kayaks together, and neighbors share stories as the sun sets over the bay. It's a place where the community comes together to celebrate.

Shalimar's Canopy
of Southern Elegance

The streets and yards here are lined with majestic oak trees. Sprawling branches of these timeless giants not only provide ample shade but also stand as silent witnesses to the town's evolution over the years. Draping gracefully from their branches like nature's own tapestry, Spanish moss adds an ethereal touch.

Golf, Lakes,
& Scenic Greens

"Where the Fairways Meet the Bay": Nestled along Choctawhatchee Bay, Shalimar Pointe Golf Club is a breathtaking 18-hole championship course designed by the legendary William W. Amick. As you tee off, the shimmering waters of the bay serve as a stunning backdrop.

"Golfing with a View of Tranquil Waters": Lake Lorraine Golf Course is a 9-hole, par-3 course that provides a unique golfing experience with its intimate setting by the shores of Lake Lorraine.
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Less than a mile to the country's largest Air Force Base

The folk in a community impact its culture. And the presence of our military has had a big part of that. Eglin Air Force Base, a cornerstone of military excellence and innovation, covers 724 square miles of reserve, keeping nature a big part of our community. Shalimar is not even a mile from the base's main gate, making this town a premium choice for active military.

Shalimar is home to this museum that takes you on a thrilling ride through the evolution of airpower. Here, the stories of iconic aircraft and the men and women who flew them come to life. Witness an impressive collection of over 25 historically significant aircraft, from World War II classics to the cutting-edge jets of today. Get up close and personal with legendary planes, helicopters, and bombers, each telling a unique tale of innovation and bravery.

Shalimar's Residential Tapestry: Diverse, Vibrant, and Welcoming

Choosing a home here is not just about architecture and interiors; it's about embracing a lifestyle that reflects the community's spirit. Whether you're drawn to the traditional feel of Lake Lorraine, the vibrant marina atmosphere of Casa Marina, or the golfing greens of Shalimar Pointe, each neighborhood contributes to the rich tapestry that is Shalimar living.

Lake Lorraine:
This neighborhood is perhaps the largest one in Shalimar. It is a very-well established neighborhood with a range of traditional and contemporary home styles. It also offers a variety of lifestyle choices since it has homes on the water and homes on the golf course. Homeowners here are constantly walking, strolling babies or riding bikes. Large, lush yards are the norm, making it a community that attracts families.
Poquito Bayou
As you meander through this charming neighborhood, you'll find a tapestry of homes perched along the bayou's edge, each one offering a front-row seat to the beauty of Shalimar. Launch your boat from one of the community's private docks, and you're moments away from exploring Choctawhatchee Bay. The tree-lined streets, dotted with homes of diverse architectural styles, create an atmosphere of warmth and camaraderie. Residents gather for community events, share stories on lazy afternoons, and celebrate the unique charm that defines life along Poquito Bayou.
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Casa Marina: Coastal Comfort and Luxury Living

Casa Marina, with its coastal-inspired architecture and proximity to the bay, offers a blend of comfort and luxury.

The gated neighborhood of Casa Marina captures the essence of Shalimar's waterfront lifestyle. Enjoy leisurely strolls along the marina, savoring the sea breeze and the picturesque views.

Lake Pointe: Where Modern Living Meets Southern Comfort

"A Neighborhood Rooted in Tradition"

Lake Pointe, with its charming single-family homes, captures the essence of Southern hospitality. Nestled within the heart of Shalimar, this community offers a modern approach to living while maintaining the warmth and coziness that defines Southern comfort. Stroll through tree-lined streets, and you'll find a sense of community that is both welcoming and familiar.

Condo Living at Finisterra

For those seeking a low-maintenance lifestyle, Finisterra Condominiums are the epitome of laid-back, convenient condo living in Shalimar. This waterfront community lies on a peninsula with the bay wrapping one side and a lake wrapping the other. The community makes the most of its waterfront with mooring facilities and has become a kayaking favorite. Amenities include tennis, pool, and clubhouse.
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Garnier's Cay Townhomes

Boasting a prime location, Garniers Cay's waterfront condos provide not only breathtaking views of the Garnier's Bayou, but also a sense of community. The neighborhood offers a variety of home sizes and layouts (some with two master suites), but one thing in common to all is their roomy decks to enjoy sunsets and provide plenty of room to make the most out of outdoor living. If you're a boating enthusiast, there's even a community dock.
Ready to make Shalimar your forever home? Explore the real estate options, pack your flip-flops, and get ready to live the Shalimar dream.