Destination guide

The beachside setting of Melbourne Beach is ready to explore

The beaches and wildlife create a pretty picture of Melbourne Beach. This city's surfing, cycling and seafood restaurants draw many visitors. Melbourne Square Mall and Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


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.

Natural features

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)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Melbourne Beach

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, FL (MLB-Orlando Melbourne Intl.), located 11.8 mi (18.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Vero Beach, FL (VRB-Vero Beach Municipal), which is 22.3 mi (35.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Melbourne Beach?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 770 vacation rentals near Melbourne Beach. From 431 houses to 272 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Melbourne Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Melbourne Beach?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Melbourne Beach:

  • Beau Jeans Of Melbourne Beach: 40 vacation rentals
  • Sunnyland Beach: 15 vacation rentals
  • Floridana Beach: 30 vacation rentals
  • Harbor East: 22 vacation rentals
  • Woodland Estates: 23 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Melbourne Beach?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Melbourne Beach. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sebastian Inlet State Park: 727 vacation rentals
  • Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge: 794 vacation rentals
  • Aquarina Country Club: 763 vacation rentals
  • Spessard Holland Park: 880 vacation rentals
  • Spessard Holland Golf Course: 905 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Melbourne Beach listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Melbourne Beach?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 431 Houses in Melbourne Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Melbourne Beach include:

  • Flats: 272 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 53 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Melbourne Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 430 vacation rentals with pool available in Melbourne Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.