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Casa~Playa. Private Oceanfront Beach Cottage.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 8

Our charming oceanfront beach cottage is a totally private retreat. This huge beachfront tropical lot is tucked away on a prime surfing & fishing spot on pristine South Melbourne Beach. Only 1.5 miles north of the Sebastian Inlet National Park.

This totally private retreat is located inside Archie Car Wildlife Preserve and on the Great Florida Birding Trail. Amazing coastal hammock property with turtles nesting right on the beach.

Learn to surf with Sebastian Inlet Surf Shop located within walking distance to the property.

Mountain bike trail (12 miles of virgin terrain) access less than a mile away.

This is a laid back almost rural community that is totally focused on the ocean! One of the best fishing destinations in the entire US. 1.5 miles North of world re-knowned surfing destination, Sebastian Inlet. Great restaurants within a short drive north to quaint Historic Downtown Melbourne or eclectic shopping just south in Vero Beach. Pure serenity awaits!

85 miles to Disney

1 hour 30 minutes to Kennedy Space Center

1 hour to Brevard Zoo

This area is a Fishing Mecca, let host know and we can connect you with excellent captain to take you out or private surf casting lessons right on the beach.

Kid friendly, highchair, booster seat, pack&play, baby bath tub also available.

More Details

Owner
owner/property manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About owner/property manager

We fell in love with Melbourne Beach thanks to Rafael's passion for surfing. Escaping the hustle of Miami, the serenity of a small surfer town was right up our alley. After marrying and starting a family, we still loved coming to stay in Melbourne Beach. It was so often, we decided to make it our second home. We bought the cottage, made it our own and look forward to making lots of memories here for our family.

owner/property manager purchased this house in 2014

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Amenities

Indian River Oaks House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Casa~Playa. Private Oceanfront Beach Cottage.
average rating of 4.875 based on 24 reviews
5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Well appointed and great location!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing Time

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in June 2017. We all had a great time; it’s very relaxing on the back patio. You could hear the waves on the beach. The house was very clean, had everything we needed and more.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Casa Playa... good choice!

  • 5 of 5

It is a perfect place to share some time with family and friends.

Ocean is very close ... perfect place... we saw turtle, fish, crab even a rabbit!!!

We are very happy, after Walt Disney World, we just stay at the casa and relax!!!

Thank you!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Beach Escape!

  • 5 of 5

Our family just wrapped up our vacation and stay at Casa Playa, and we can't express enough how wonderful everything was! The location of the house is ideal for privacy and access to the beach. We found the beach to be very private. We stayed for just over a week and most of the days, we found only a handful of other people out on the beach. Saturday and Sunday brought in some of the local surfers and fishermen, which was fun to watch. All-in-all, much of the time it felt like we had the beach to ourselves with nobody in sight. It was heavenly!

Our 3 kids were never without something to do - inside, the house was well-stocked with all kinds of board games and card games. Our oldest son (a teenager) loved fishing everyday. There is a little local bait and tackle shop a stones throw from the house where we rented our pole from, and he caught fresh fish from the ocean each day, which we enjoyed grilling up on the grill at the house.

As for the house and accommodations, everything was so clean and well-kept. The house was very nicely decorated and maintained and we had everything we needed! Plenty of space for our family of 5 so we didn't feel on-top of each other, too.

We ate much of our meals at home after grocery shopping at the start of our trip, which is just what we wanted - time to relax and just enjoy the beach. It was wonderful being able to spend the days on the beach and just come up when we needed for lunch and dinner.

The property owners were excellent to work with - wonderful communication and everything was clear to us and explained well.

We would most definitely recommend this get-away oasis to other families and friends, and we will definitely look to come back ourselves and stay again!

Thank you for a wonderful Florida vacation- it was everything we had hoped it would be!

- The Snelling Family

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We loved it!! Clean, comfortable and total relaxation!! Will visit again!

  • 5 of 5

Our family truly enjoyed the total atmosphere of this beautiful location and accommodations. Good surf, fishing, beach fun, outside cooking and complete relaxation. Will visit again and highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Great House

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location. House is nicely decorated, clean and has everything you need. Owner responsive.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Departure Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.