Destination guide

The beachside setting of Melbourne Beach is ready to explore

The beaches and wildlife create a pretty picture of Melbourne Beach. This city's surfing, cycling and seafood restaurants draw many visitors. Melbourne Square Mall and Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Melbourne Beach

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Melbourne Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Andretti Thrill Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • LaPorte Farms (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • North County Aquatic Center (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Brunswick Harbor Lanes (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Whisper Lakes Golf Course (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Brevard Zoo (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Melbourne Beach

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

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Melbourne Beach

Melbourne Beach is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Melbourne Beach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. 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 (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Sebastian Inlet State Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Golden Sands Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Wickham Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Royal Palm Pointe Park (23.2 mi / 37.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Melbourne Beach

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, FL (MLB-Orlando Melbourne Intl.), located 11.8 mi (18.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Vero Beach, FL (VRB-Vero Beach Municipal), which is 22.3 mi (35.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Melbourne Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 732 holiday lettings around Melbourne Beach. From 26 cottages to 322 houses, 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 Melbourne Beach?

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 Melbourne Beach:

  • Beau Jeans Of Melbourne Beach: 34 holiday homes
  • Floridana Beach: 30 holiday homes
  • Averill Farms: 25 holiday homes
  • Harbor East: 20 holiday homes
  • Indian Landing: 24 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 Melbourne Beach? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Melbourne Beach. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sebastian Inlet State Park: 654 holiday lettings
  • Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge: 751 holiday lettings
  • Spessard Holland Park: 787 holiday lettings
  • Spessard Holland Golf Course: 808 holiday lettings
  • Ryckman Park: 952 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Melbourne Beach 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 Cottages in Melbourne Beach?

Yes, of course. offers 26 Cottages in Melbourne Beach. Our other popular types of Melbourne Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 322 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 268 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Melbourne Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 405 holiday homes with pool available in Melbourne Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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