Cocoa Beach is located on a barrier island in Brevard County, with idyllic apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals nestled between the great Atlantic Ocean and the Banana River Lagoon
on Florida's Central East Coast
. Just six miles long, and mostly less than one mile wide, Cocoa Beach is truly a unique place for vacation rental accommodations.
The Orlando attractions
, including Disney World, Epcot, Sea World, Universal
and MGM Studios
, and the airport are less than an hour to the west and Daytona Beach
is just over an hour's drive north of vacation home rentals. Melbourne
and the Melbourne International Airport are only about a 30-minute drive south from Cocoa Beach vacation rental lodging and villas.
Cocoa Beach's vacation rental accommodations are just south of Cape Canaveral
and southeast of Merritt Island
. The John F. Kennedy Space Center
is only about 15 miles away. Picturesque apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation are just minutes from Port Canaveral
, Florida's fastest growing and second busiest cruise port in the world.
Many of the vacation rentals are right on the strip and within walking distance of all the shopping, dining and easy beach-style nightlife activities of Cocoa Beach. The Cocoa Beach Pier
is located right on the beach, there is so much to do here it could take you all day and well into the night if you choose. The Cocoa Beach area is home to great theaters
, theater companies, museums and historic places of interest. Stay overnight in the perfect apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation and wake up to a spectacular sunrise
on the beach.
The Cocoa Beach area is a Mecca of recreational activities
and features endless ways to enjoy your time. You can catch some awesome waves, water-ski, windsurf, parasail, golf, play tennis or volleyball, go deep sea fishing or sailing for the day, or visit the Brevard County Zoo
While on the Space Coast, you can observe dolphins and the endangered Florida Manatee while taking a relaxing kayak tour through Cocoa Beach's beautiful Thousand Islands
, view majestic cranes and wading birds while going on the Blackpoint Wildlife Drive at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge
, or explore the amazing hammocks of mixed tropical and temperate vegetation while hiking through a fabulous Nature Trail
. The possibilities are endless when staying in charming apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals.
Cocoa Beach was featured in the Endless Vacation Magazine
November 2005 ... no rides, no lines, just a beach, an Island, and enough blue skies to launch your imagination along Florida's Space Coast! You'll find everything you need in Cocoa Beach and the Space Coast area vacation rentals to make your stay one to remember.