Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Palm Bay

The beaches and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Palm Bay. Renowned for its football matches, shopping and kayaking, this city welcomes all visitors. Melbourne Square Mall and Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Palm Bay

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Palm Bay a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Andretti Thrill Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Brunswick Harbor Lanes (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • LaPorte Farms (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • North County Aquatic Center (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Brevard Zoo (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Palm Bay

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Palm Bay

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Palm Bay. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Wickham Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Sebastian Inlet State Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Golden Sands Park (20.7 mi / 33.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Palm Bay

Fly into Melbourne, FL (MLB-Orlando Melbourne Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.4 mi (13.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Vero Beach, FL (VRB-Vero Beach Municipal), which is 27.2 mi (43.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Palm Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,572 holiday lettings around Palm Bay. From 461 houses to 845 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Palm Bay?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Palm Bay:

  • Crescent Beach: 39 holiday homes
  • Ocean Park: 25 holiday homes
  • Sea Park Homes: 35 holiday homes
  • Villa Del Mar: 19 holiday homes
  • Gulfstream Beach: 74 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Palm Bay? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Palm Bay. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Brevard Community College: 710 holiday lettings
  • Palm Bay Hospital: 707 holiday lettings
  • Palm Bay Regional Park: 616 holiday lettings
  • Sebastian Inlet State Park: 663 holiday lettings
  • Turtle Creek Golf Club: 1,353 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Palm Bay listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Palm Bay?

Yes, of course. offers 461 Houses in Palm Bay. Our other popular types of Palm Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 845 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 22 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Palm Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 977 holiday homes with pool available in Palm Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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