Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Melbourne, FL that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $98 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Melbourne. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Escape to the Space Coast in Melbourne

This coastal metro area attracts travelers from all walks of life, such as space enthusiasts glimpsing launches at nearby Cape Canaveral, families strolling on sandy shores, and weekenders taking in fine dining and artistry in Melbourne’s historic core. Natural attractions in Melbourne are plentiful and include pristine golf courses, lush lagoons, and miles of beaches to enjoy. There’s no shortage of cultural attractions nearby, as festivals frequently liven Melbourne’s streets in celebration of space travel, filmmaking, Oktoberfest, and more. Melbourne vacation rentals are perfect for travelers seeking beachside fun beside an entertaining downtown scene.

Activities

Melbourne offers points of interest for all

Melbourne vacation rentals provide the perfect opportunity for nature lovers to explore a bountiful coast. Melbourne’s Indian River Lagoon is the most biodiverse ecosystem in the entire northern hemisphere, boasting more than 10,000 species of plants and wildlife. Five state parks, 4 wildlife refuges, a national shore promise outdoorsy travelers a rich world to explore. Golfers, boaters, fine diners, and art-lovers delight in Melbourne’s leisure activities. Pilot a kayak along a 155-mile estuary, or practice putting at one of several nearby courses. Finally, retire to a world-class meal or enjoy a museum visit downtown.

Weather

How’s the weather in Melbourne?

Retirees, travelers, and families vacation here for good reason—the coastal weather is scenic and tropical, with plenty of free attractions in Melbourne to keep life interesting. With temperatures that rarely dip below 49 degrees and average highs that hover around 71, visitors to Melbourne enjoy plentiful sunshine along with a cooling ocean breeze. Summers are long in Melbourne, meaning you should be able to partake in a comfortable visit any time from April to November. Even the winter season maintains warmer temperatures, amounting to ideal conditions all year round.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Melbourne

Fly into Orlando Intl. Airport (MCO), the closest airport, located 48.9 mi (78.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Melbourne Orlando Intl. Airport (MLB), which is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Melbourne?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental property in or around Melbourne that's right up your alley. Here are some of our favorites:

  • Sandcastles Oceanfront - Summer Dates Still Available is popular with guests. Around 17 miles from Melbourne, it has 2 bedrooms and loads of handy amenities, including beach towels and an elevator.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at Family Friendly Oceanfront Patio Condo With Pool And Hot Tub. Located around 20 miles from the heart of Melbourne, it has 1 bedroom and comes with a nearby laundromat and a dryer.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Melbourne vacation rental for you.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Melbourne?

A weekend of crisp, clean sea air and carefree vibes at Spessard Holland Park in Melbourne Beach will do you the world of good. Book a rental home and stay a couple of nights or longer at this picture-postcard coastal destination located 10 miles to the southeast of Melbourne.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Melbourne?

Romantic getaways, business trips or adventures all on your own — a single-bedroom vacation rental is a perfect solution for a multitude of occasions. One of our options in or near Melbourne is sure to impress:

  • Good things really do come in little packages, and B - Castaway Beach Cottage 1 Br is a fabulous example of this. This one-bedroom property can be found not far from the central streets and offers guests amenities like a hair dryer and a microwave oven.
  • Or perhaps Melbourne Beach/indialantic Apt With 2 Bikes is more your style. Another conveniently located one-bedroom option, this place comes with a TV, a nearby beach and much more.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Melbourne?

At Vrbo, we've got places in or near Melbourne to suit every budget and style. Here are a couple of two-bedroom options to get you started:

  • With a phone and a fridge, Downtown Historical Melbourne has all you'll need for a relaxing stay. Unpack your luggage and then head out and explore your surrounds.
  • Downtown Historical Melbourne is another lovely two-bedroom retreat. It has a kitchen, a living room and more.

What are the best three-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Melbourne?

Three-bedroom rentals in or near Melbourne give you both space and freedom to make the most out of your vacation with loved ones. Have a peek at some of the options available here:

  • Offering the trifecta of privacy, space and comfort, you'll get the whole gang's nod of approval at Direct Oceanfront Luxury Beach House. This retreat comes with lots of useful amenities, including shopping and an ice maker.
  • The Best Just Got Better, Luxury Licensed Direct Beachfront Townhome is another terrific option that features three bedrooms. An ice maker and shopping are just some of the things that will help make your stay here even more comfortable and enjoyable.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Melbourne?

Whether you're eager to share some wine beside the flames with your beau or just stay warm after the sun sets, Vrbo will help you find a vacation rental with a fire pit. Check out these awesome options in or near Melbourne:

  • Reconnect, laugh and sing with your nearest and dearest around the fire pit at Blue Palm Beachside Cottage Heated Pool. This property comes with lots of other useful amenities, including WiFi and free toiletries.
  • Alternatively, let the dancing flames lull you into a state of calm and relaxation at Pool House - Heated Pool - With Oasis Garden Near The Beach Location Location. When you're not socializing around the fire pit, take advantage of conveniences like heating and towels.