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Space Coast Florida - Cocoa Beach, Merritt Island, Home Away, VRBO

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights


Minimum Stay
30 nights

About the property

Cape Canaveral, Merritt island fl, Pool Home, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Beaches

Space Coast Florida. A very well maintained vacation rentals in Merritt island fl, in a quiet area in Merritt Island, a Friendly Boaters Community with Private Pool & heated Spa! Five Minutes to Beaches!

A Pristine (1600 square feet) 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 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:
February 19, 2017

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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Island Crossings House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
  • 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
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 3 - 2 Single beds
  • 2
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
  • 5 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • 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 center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • 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
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

Space Coast Florida - Cocoa Beach, Merritt Island, Home Away, VRBO
average rating of 5.0 based on 29 reviews

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!

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 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.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 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.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 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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Merritt Island

Excellent location and property

  • 5 of 5

A fantastic place to relax!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I know you have a lot of options when it comes to vacation rentals. Thanks for choosing me and I hope you will consider us the next time your travels brings you to Merritt Island - Cocoa beach area
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Returning customer

  • 5 of 5

Clean, great information given, easy to run, all amenities, fantastic location, the perfect place to just relax. Could not have been happier.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm happy you had a wonderful experence, I look forward to hosting you the next time your travels bring you to Merritt Island
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I Anticipate staying there again

  • 5 of 5

My stay Jan 1 – 13, 2013

This is a dazzling home in a tranquil neighborhood. It was ideal for our group of 5! The proprietor has clearly taken awesome consideration of this property, it was spotless and all around kept up. It has every one of the courtesies you could need, link, WiFi, full kitchen, pool, and so on. It is found 45 minutes from Orlando and inside of 10 minutes of whatever else you could need. There is a market, Target, and medication store inside of a mile of the home. The proprietor was anything but difficult to contact and brief with reactions. I have as of now very prescribed this property to family and companions!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I look forward to hosting again.
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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


Rates & Availability

Island Crossings House Rental Rates

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30 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $100
Tax Rate 11.0%

Bravard county requires a stay of ninty days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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