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Inviting Tropical Home & Sparkling Private Pool! Only 10 Minutes to Beaches!

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  • Minimum stay:90 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Merritt Island house description

Carol's Island Home is a special place for your family to enjoy a wonderful relaxing stay on beautiful, tropical Merritt Island in Brevard County, Florida's Space Coast.

Our home is centrally located in a safe, quiet family neighborhood, close to beaches (a 10 minute drive), shopping, dining, water sports, nightlife and more! World famous Cocoa Beach, Port Canaveral, and Kennedy Space Center are only minutes away.

Our home is clean and well maintained. It has a lovely tropical living room overlooking the private, screened swimming pool and patio, a cozy den, a fully equipped kitchen, four comfortable bedrooms and two bathrooms. Wi-Fi, TV cable, bed linens, bath and pool towels are provided.

During your stay here you will always have something fun and interesting to do within a short drive! Brevard County is packed with for things to do. Explore Kennedy Space Center's Visitor's Center, Cross the bridge to Port Canaveral's 'The Cove' with waterfront restaurants, fresh seafood, live music, night life, deep sea fishing and cruise ship gazing. Merritt Island is abundant in wildlife such as manatees, dolphins, alligators and coastal and migratory birds.

Both Orlando International and Melbourne International Airports are a forty minute drive.

It is easy to take a day trip from our home to Orlando's attractions such as Walt Disney World, Epcot Center, MGM and Universal Studios, Medieval Times, Wet n' Wild, Sea World, Lego Land, or Discovery Cove where you can swim with dolphins. Most Orlando attractions are just 50 minutes to one hour away.

Keywords: Merritt Island Home, Cocoa Beach Home, Port Canaveral, Kennedy Space Center, Single Family Home with Swimming Pool, seasonal rental

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    No renters under 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children must be well supervised at all times....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside only...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Double Sinks...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Master bath...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    WI FI...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Overlooks Private Swimming Pool...moreless

  • Parking:

    3 cars max...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Local Service Only...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and Pool towels provided. Bring your own beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full kitchen ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Full size...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Large Screened pool and patio...moreless

 

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My Standard Rate
90 night min stay

$3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee $175 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

Three months minimum stay per Brevard County zoning code

$3000. per month, Fall rates $2800.00 per month

Reservation Deposit $250.00 required within 7 days of booking.

Damage deposit $500.00

Cleaning fee $175.00

Rent & Cleaning fees subject to 11.5% FL taxes (6.5% Fl state sales tax + 5% Brevard Co. Tourism tax)

No House parties, no renters under 25, no smoking inside, Respect neighbors & quiet times.

Payment by personal, or cashiers or bank check to homeowner only.


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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Orlando International
48 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrack
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
528
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
.5 miles
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Cape Canaveral/Cocoa Beach

Car: Necessary

Birding trails, Charter fishing, Churches, Cruise ships, Deep sea fishing, Flea markets. Go-carting.

Live entertainment, Marinas, Medical services, Miniature golf, Parks & playgrounds, River & wildlife cruises.

Rocket launch viewing, Sea turtle viewing, Wildlife viewing & preserves, Zoo & wildlife parks.

During your stay here you will always have something fun and interesting to do within a short drive! Explore Kennedy Space Center's Visitor's Center, take a bus tour or sign your kids up for Space Camp. Watch rocket launches from anywhere in the area!

Cross the bridge to Port Canaveral's 'The Cove', which boasts of waterfront restaurants, fresh seafood, live music, night life, deep sea fishing and cruise ship gazing.

Spend the day at Jetty Park's beach, playground, fishing and walking pier.

Visit world famous Ron Jon's Surf Shop and Cocoa Beach Pier. Enjoy birds, dolphins, manatees and other wildlife at every turn.

Enjoy a movie or shop at Merritt Square Mall just minutes away or cross to the mainland and shop, dine and stroll in Historic Cocoa Village on the Indian River.

Launch your boat at nearby Kelly Park, Kiwanis Island Park or at many other area marinas. Learn to Jet Ski, paddle board, surf, windsurf or rent jet skis for a day of fun! Visit the Dinosaur Store's educational arcade and wildlife room on Cocoa Beach.

Merritt Island and the surrounding area is abundant in wildlife such as manatees, dolphins, alligators and costal and migratory birds. Stroll along Ulumay Bird Sanctuary, explore Cape Canaveral National Seashore and Mosquito Lagoon, meander through Black Pointe Wildlife Drive, or visit Manatee Park. Experience an evening watching sea turtles laying eggs, spy eagles nesting in tree tops and dolphins playing in the waters.

It is Easy to take a day trip from our home to Orlando's attractions such as Walt Disney World, Epcot Center, MGM or Universal Studios, Medieval Times, Wet n' Wild, Sea World, Lego Land, or Discovery Cove where you can swim with dolphins. Most Orlando attractions are just 50 minutes to one hour away.

Florida is known as the Sunshine State and truly lives up to its name. Merritt Island has constant refreshing ocean breezes and offers a mild climate, which averages 70 - 85 degrees most of the year. Whether you come summer, winter, spring or fall, you will love it!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Carol grew up here watching Apollo Launches from her backyard. We love to go to the beach, dine at waterfront resturants, swim, observe wildlife, see awesome sunsets and sunrises and feel the constant ocean breezes! We also love the warm winters!

Why the Owner Chose Merritt Island:
We chose this home because it is located in a safe, family neighborhood, is close to our family and friends, its central location and closeness to shopping and fun things to do. It is easy to zip to the beach or Orlando.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Welcome to Carol's Island Home!

    Welcome to Carol's Island Home!

  • Wonderful Screened Pool

    Wonderful Screened Pool

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen

    Fully Equipped Kitchen

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom/Bath with Clean Towels for you!

    Master Bedroom/Bath with Clean Towels for you!

  • Recently upgraded 4th bedroom to include a queen sized bed!

    Recently upgraded 4th bedroom to include a queen sized bed!

  • Guest Bath has double sinks, tub and shower.

    Guest Bath has double sinks, tub and shower.

  • Dream of Sailboats at Rest on Indian River

    Dream of Sailboats at Rest on Indian River

  • Unwind at Sunset in Port Canaveral

    Unwind at Sunset in Port Canaveral

  • Appreciate Art in Historic Cocoa Village

    Appreciate Art in Historic Cocoa Village

  • Enjoy nature at MI National Wildlife Refuge

    Enjoy nature at MI National Wildlife Refuge

  • Large, Refreshing, Private Pool

    Large, Refreshing, Private Pool

  • Dining Area off kitchen, living room and pool

    Dining Area off kitchen, living room and pool

  • Cozy Den with TV

    Cozy Den with TV

  • Breakfast Area in Kitchen

    Breakfast Area in Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom has a queen bed

    Master Bedroom has a queen bed

  • Nautical Room recently upgraded to include two twin beds!

    Nautical Room recently upgraded to include two twin beds!

  • Tropical Room with a queen sized bed

    Tropical Room with a queen sized bed

  • Tropical Living Room overlooking screened pool!

    Tropical Living Room overlooking screened pool!

  • Be Awed by Sunrise on the beach

    Be Awed by Sunrise on the beach

  • Learn and Explore at Kennedy Space Center

    Learn and Explore at Kennedy Space Center

  • Stroll Indian River Park Boardwalk

    Stroll Indian River Park Boardwalk

  • Kayaking on the Indian River

    Kayaking on the Indian River

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