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Kennedy Space Center - Cape Canaveral - Cocoa Beach

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights


About the property

Cocoa Beach , Merritt island fl, Pool Home, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths,

Kennedy Space Center - Cape Canaveral - Cocoa Beach

Merritt Island Florida - A very well maintained vacation rentals in Merritt Island fl, Just minutes away from Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral and, Cocoa Beach. a Friendly Boaters Community with Private Pool & heated Spa! Five Minutes to Beaches!

A Pristine (1600 square feet) 3 bedroom, 2 baths, 2 car garage home in Merritt Island, clean, bright and features an open floor plan with vaulted ceilings, tile floor throughout, formal living, dining area, kitchen with breakfast bar & nook. It has a spacious master suite with a queen size bed, double sinks, garden tub & walk-in shower. The second bedroom has a queen bed, and the third bedroom has two single beds. It’s professionally landscaped with a spacious fenced back yard and screened in private pool and Spa that serves as an extension to the living space.

Merritt Island is a beautiful area located along the central Atlantic coast between Cocoa and Cocoa Beach. This area is known as Florida’s “Space Coast', home of the Space Shuttle and the Atlas, Delta, and Titan rockets.

Visitors to Merritt Island are only minutes from the ocean. It has everything you could want in close proximity. You can spend the day swimming or searching for seashells along the miles of white beaches. Other activities include: golfing, deep-sea or river fishing, surfing, water-skiing, wind surfing, paddle boarding, restaurants, movies, shopping, even the cruise ships are just over the bridge. The Orlando Int. Airport is less than an hour away. The weather is approximately 70 - 85 degrees for most of the year.

The house is just five minutes from Port Canaveral, homeport for the cruise ships of Disney, Princess, Carnival and Royal Carribean. Minutes from the beach, Marina, National Wildlife Refuge, Kennedy Space Center, and 45 minutes to Orlando Attractions such as Disney World, Epcot, MGM Studios, Universal Studios, Escape to Orlando, Sea World, Dolphin Encounter, Medieval Times, Wet n' Wild, Splendid China. Approximately a 40 minute drive to Daytona Beach, NASCAR, and Bike Week. The famous Cocoa Beach Pier and world-famous Ron-Jon's Surf Shop are only seven minutes away as well.

Keywords: Cocoa beach vacation homes, Merritt island vacation homes, Merritt Island Florida – VRBO Pool Home

More Details

Frank Branker
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 January, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Today we've arrived at your house. What an amazing place it is! We also admire the way it is decorated. The pool is beautifull too! We were wondering if it is possible to use the spa and if yes, how to switch it on?
Jul 2010
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Island Crossings in Merritt Island

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 35 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • You must respect the neighbors and the local bylaws. Absolutely no house parties and no smoking in the house. Please be mindful of my neighbours?
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 3 - 2 Single beds
  • 2
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
  • 5 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(30 traveller reviews)

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Kennedy Space Center - Cape Canaveral - Cocoa Beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 32 reviews

Very clean, had all we needed for our stay

  • 5 of 5

Will definitely come back , close to everything. Well maintained home. Pool was beautiful. Homeowners very easy to get ahold of and very responsive of all our needs.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks I look forward to hosting you the next time your travels bring you to Merritt Island
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Great spot and acommodation

  • 5 of 5

This property is well kept, clean and includes all tech requirement to saty fully connected. A nice place to stay, a great location and great owner support.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for you review and I will be happy to host you the next time you travels bring you to Merritt Island.
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Great place !

  • 5 of 5

Stayed 3 1/2 months and loved the place ! Super quiet and lovely neighborhood. Great owners .The place is clean and comfortable .The backyard is relaxing with nice furniture . Really enjoyed the spa. Kitchen fully equipped for my chef husband.

Would have come back for winters to come, but both owners are retiring and the winters are no longer available.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your positive review and kind words, It was my pleasure hosting you. It all starts with hosting great tenants like yourself. After our initial discussion on the phone, I just knew from experience that you would be the type of tenant I would be proud to host. A person that respects the community and treats my home as if it was yours. I hope you consider staying with us again the next time your travels bring you back to Merritt Island. Safe journey as you head back north.
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This home away from home was delightful: attractive, appealing, comfortable, and well provisioned.

  • 5 of 5

From the moment I stepped in the door, I felt at home. I was lucky enough to stay two months, and would like to have stayed on. I had stayed in three prior lovely HomeAway rentals, but this was the best yet! This bright and cheerful tropical home felt like what it is presented to be, a beachside getaway without the mess of seaside living. Cocoa Beach, Jetty Park and Cape Canaveral are only a couple of miles away. The pool and hot tub were great, and the patio provides for outside dining and relaxation, with a coversational grouping also on the patio.

Easy to stay clean with dishwasher, washer, dryer and two full bathrooms, and tiled floors.. Better yet is the availability of a sweet, professional cleaning team, a stone's throw away!

The double car garage allows for stoage of things you need to park, but not want underfoot.

The bedrooms are cute, done in tropical motif, with great closet space.

I would rate this home a 10 plus out of ten. So very happy it was listed as a possibility!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: After reading your review, it took me a minute to determine that you are speaking about my home. In my opinion, there is nothing special about this place that we did not do at our primary residents. Perhaps because we never think of this place as a rental. It’s more about supplementing our expenses till my wife retires that makes the difference. Keeping my property in good condition starts with hosting great tenants like yourself. A person that respects the home and the neighbors. I got a comment stating that you were a delightful resident, and a pleasure to have in the hood. Thanks for everything you did and thank for taking the time to write a comprehensive review.
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A wonderful, well appointed and delightful home and stay!

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful, homey River Walk home has been a delight, and a Godsend. Due to flooding in our home, we needed a move in ready rental for the period of reconstruction. This well supplied and very attractive home has been perfect. The pool is beautiful and each room of the house is well decorated and inviting. The washer and dryer, dishwasher and well supplied cabinets, made living here as much like home as possible. Looking forward to the month ahead. THank you for listing such a wonderful respite. Although not a vacation, I would love a vacation in a similar surroundings.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing our home during the period of the reconstruction of your own home. I hope the next thirty days of your stay will be as pleasant for you as the previous days, of course, minus the hurricane.
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New England

Love Merritt Island

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed in this property for four months and loved the area so much that we bought a home close by. The property that we rented is stunning. We loved spending the mornings poolside drinking our coffee, and the evenings poolside sipping a cocktail or two. The house itself is large with the most comfortable master suite that includes a full walk-in closet and walk-in shower. There are two additional bedrooms that are great for sleeping four more guests.

I recommend this property for anyone who wants a "perfect" home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for posting your positive feedback and also for treating my home as if it was yours.
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Orlando International Airport (MCO)
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Various @ Port Canaveral, FL
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Savannahs Golf Club
Nearest Train
57 Miles
Winter Park Amtrak at 57 Miles
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
I-95 at 9 Miles / 528 at 1 Mile
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Various @ Port Canaveral, FL
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Cocoa Beach
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Island Crossings, Florida Central Atlantic Coast

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £42.67
Cleaning £72.33
Pet Fee £18.08
Tax Rate 11.0%

Bravard county requires a stay of ninty days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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