Where to stay around Melbourne Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 572 holiday lettings near Melbourne Beach. From 263 Houses to 38 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Melbourne Beach area.

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:

  • Floridana Beach: 18 holiday homes
  • Seabreeze: 26 holiday homes
  • Aquarina: 15 holiday homes
  • Melbourne Shores: 23 holiday homes
  • Beach Woods: 21 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?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Melbourne Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Port Malabar Industrial Park: 546 holiday lettings
  • I Dream Of Jeannie Lane: 1,031 holiday lettings
  • Sebastian Inlet State Park: 554 holiday lettings
  • Thousand Island Conservation Area: 1,046 holiday lettings
  • Brunswick Harbor Lanes: 1,053 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Melbourne Beach listed on HomeAway 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 Melbourne Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 263 Houses in Melbourne Beach. Our other popular types of Melbourne Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent waterfront rentals in Melbourne Beach?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 239 waterfront rentals in Melbourne Beach. You have also many other possibilities in Melbourne Beach area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 221 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 34 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 316 holiday homes with pool available in Melbourne Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa in Melbourne Beach, Florida your home away from home

    Melbourne is situated on Florida’s Atlantic coast in a central location. It is close to Orlando for the theme parks, and an easy drive from the Kennedy Space Center, Daytona Beach to the north and Palm Beach to the south. This lovely laid back community has no high rise buildings to spoil the view of the perfect sandy beach. Enjoy golf, shopping and dining in this lovely Floridian community.

    Things to do in Melbourne Beach, Florida

    Casino Cruise - Take a one day casino cruise out of nearby Port Canaveral and get a taste of cruising. The sea is calm and blue and a great day can be enjoyed gambling once the ship is beyond the 3-mile limit. This distance was set when gambling in Florida was illegal, as it was just beyond the reach of cannon fire!

    Ron Jon Surf Shop - This huge and colourful emporium sells everything for the surfing enthusiast and beach lover. Known as a ‘One of a Kind’ Mecca, more than 2 million visitors pass through this store every year. It has its own waterfall, an all-glass elevator and live entertainment. It is open 24/7 every day of the year.

    Beach Fun - The beach is the best place to soak up the Florida sunshine. Your villa at Melbourne Beach is the perfect base for swimming, shell-collecting, walking in the waves, surfing and body boarding, fishing and watching the glorious sunsets.

    Places to visit near Melbourne Beach, Florida

    Most visitors to Melbourne Beach, Florida want to spend time in at least one of the theme parks in Orlando. There is Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Sea World and more, all located just 70 miles (110km) from your self catering villa. Orlando is also well known for its excellent shopping which can be found in the huge Florida Mall and at the Belz Outlet Mall.

    Just over 44 miles (70km) from your Melbourne Beach villa is the Kennedy Space Centre at Cape Canaveral. Exhibitions, displays, an IMAX theatre and simulators all show the history of space exploration from this famous launch site. Check the website to see when the next shuttle launch is due and plan your visit accordingly.

    Weather in Melbourne Beach, Florida

    Melbourne Beach enjoys beautiful sunshine all year round with daytime highs from 21-33C (70-92F). The hottest and wettest months are August and September, when it can be humid with short heavy afternoon showers.

    Flights to Melbourne Beach, Florida

    The nearest airport to your self catering apartment in Melbourne Beach, Florida is Orlando International airport. It is a busy airport with daily flights from all over the world and is 68 miles (109km) away.

    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.

    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)