Boasting miles of unspoiled sand, towering palms fringing the streets, and a thoroughly romantic ambience, Melbourne Beach is a stunning getaway destination to say the least. While fishing, beachcombing, snorkelling, golfing, and an array of other outdoor activities are the top attractions here, exploring the town’s bustling shopping scene and trying a taste of its culinary delights are nothing short of amazing. Plus, a myriad interesting cultural festivals – such as Oktoberfest, Independent Filmmaker’s Festival, Arts Festival, and Aviation Day – add a thoroughly enjoyable touch. Start planning a trip to this fabulous destination soon for the ultimate vacation. But first, you need to zero down on your accommodation. Scroll over for the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Melbourne Beach, Florida.
1. Sophisticated home with easy beach access (from USD 292)
This restored mid-century home is a fine option that can accommodate up to six guests. There are two bedrooms, a fully stocked kitchen, and spacious common areas where you can lounge. There’s also an enclosed garage here that doubles up as a storage space for three bicycles, beach chairs, towels, a wagon, and a tent that guests can make use of. While you can relish awesome views of the sea from the comfort of your rental, you can also head out to hit the beach, which is a mere three-minute walk away.
Hibiscus Elegant Midcentury Beachside HouseMelbourne Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Cleanliness:this house is all about simple clean stylemelbourne beach is quiet sparse and super clean
2. Comfortable home in the downtown (from USD 180)
Ideal for two guests, this equipped home is located in the heart of downtown Melbourne Beach, allowing easy access to several tourist spots. Aside from thoroughly comfortable indoors, you can also make use of the rental’s patio to enjoy some al fresco dining and Melbourne Beach’s breeze. There is a well-appointed kitchenette available here for you to whip up light meals. Guests driving down in private vehicles can make use of the designated parking space in the driveway.
The Noble Villa BeachsideMelbourne Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:loved the bed surrounded by windows and views of gorgeous tropical foliagebed was super comfortable tooour stay was very comfortable
Cleanliness:very clean and privateexceptionally clean and beautifuleverything was clean simple and thoughtfulnice and cleanvery comfortable clean and beautifully decorated
Host:linda was a wonderful hostthe owner was very friendly and attentivelinda is a delightful and responsive hostlinda was welcoming and very helpfullinda is a great host and i would highly recommendRead more reviews
Location:very close to good foodgreat location between beach and riverwonderful accommodations in a great locationamazing a super cute place literally can walk to the beachgreat quiet location short walk to a nice beach
3. Home for two with queen-size bed (from USD 129)
Furnished with all amenities and modern conveniences, this apartment is a great option for two guests. It is equipped with a bedroom with a queen-size bed. It enjoys a convenient location in central Melbourne Beach, so heading out for some fun is an easy prospect for guests. It is good to note that this rental needs to be booked for a minimum three-day stay.
Pineapple Manor Vacation ApartmentMelbourne Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:loved the fully stocked (less food) kitchen
Cleanliness:very clean quiet and convenient to beachesthe place was very clean and safecleanliness andprivacy were superbeverything is extremely well taken care of and cleaneverything was clean and the kitchen had everything we needed if we wanted to stay in and cook
Host:mark answered all questions and was a very pleasant hostour hosts were kind very friendly and helpfulthank you to our hosts for being so thoughtful about your propertythe hosts were quite attentive informative and thoughtful (ewe had a nice time there and the hosts were very friendlyRead more reviews
Location:great place and locationthere are nearby restaurants and shops great locationperfect location walking distance to the indian river and the oceanwonderful stay and best location possible in melbourne beachthe location and facilities were ideal for me and mark is a wonderful host
4. Beach bungalow for four (from USD 143)
This beach bungalow is a great option for four guests. It offers its inhabitant to enjoy doorstep access to the beach. You can get to the ocean using the stairs at the rear side of the rental. All amenities have been made available here such as a kitchen and WIFI. Plus, there are several markets, restaurants, and convenience stores nearby.
Sand on the beach Bungalow 4Melbourne Beach, Florida, United States
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Amenities & Room:the room was clean nicely furniture and decorated and had all we needed for our staya comfortable little apartment steps from a delicious restaurant and car and steps from the oceankitchen is stocked with all cups/utensils/etc which was greatwe had a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:the place is quaint and cleanclean awesome location as advertisedclean and convenient with the beach right outside the apartmentthis place is clean and a perfect locationthe room was very clean and it had everything we needed for the weekend
Host:the host was wonderfulmanagement was very helpful and courteouseveryone was welcoming and hospitable and answered any questions on the spotlove the place martinez the manager was friendly and welcomingvery kind accommodating hostsRead more reviews
Location:great location on beachgreat location right steps from beachgreat location love the beachgreat location steps away from two beach access areasgreat location next to the beach
5. Private room in a quiet neighbourhood (from USD 99)
Those travelling in twos can consider booking out a private room at this fully furnished house. The room is provisioned with basic essentials and allows access to a shared bathroom. This is a great option for those who plan to spend most of their days outside. Access to outdoor activity spots, local attractions, and other conveniences is also pretty easy.
Mikey's Beach placeMelbourne Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it got a little warm in the room overnight but the ceiling fan helped immenselythe room was as expected and the bed was super comfybecause this is mike's residence when not renting it out the kitchen is very well stocked with condiments/spicesexcellent host location amenities beach linens pool pond kayaks fishing poles treehouse hammock beach etcour bed was probably the most comfortable bed we've ever been on
Cleanliness:clean and comfortable homeplace is clean and openmichaels place is extremely clean and well keptclean comfortable accommodations in a quiet neighborhoodthe place was very clean
Host:mike was an excellent hostmike is a very welcoming hostmike and agnes were perfect hostsmike was a great host loved the stay at his wonderful homemike was a great host very welcoming and accommodatingRead more reviews
Location:the location was amazingwonderful location with easy beach accessgood restaurants in walking distance toomichael has created a tastefully decorated oasis within easy walking distance of the beachits location to the beach is great just steps away and
6. Luxury home with exceptional facilities (from USD 290)
Enjoy a luxurious lifestyle at this vacation rental for eight. It is located within walking distance from the beach. The rental itself is equipped with all the amenities you will need plus some great additions such as a private swimming pool, a hot tub,a private fenced backyard, a fitness centre, a laundry unit, a fire table, a fire pit, and a barbecue grill on site. There are also some pool toys and floats, towels, beach gear, kayaks, bicycles, and boogie boards available for guests’ use. Families staying here with kids can make use of the baby-friendly amenities such as a booster seat for dining chairs, a highchair, toys, Pack N’ Play, and a bouncy seat. Note that the swimming pool and yard are serviced once every week, which may overlap with your stay, but worry not as it will only take an hour.
Melbourne Beach House: private pool, walk to beachMelbourne Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Location:great location for getting to the beach or local stores and restaurantsa lovely place with a perfect location great for families
7. Well-appointed home with kitchenette (from USD 138)
Check into this well-appointed Airbnb vacation rental and enjoy the best of the city’s beach spoils as well as several other local attractions. This place is ideal for two guests and provisioned with essentials to ensure you spend a wholly comfortable time. It suits the needs of business travellers and leisure vacationers alike. Kitchenette essentials such as a microwave oven, a refrigerator, a toaster oven, and a coffee maker have been made available for you to prepare small meals. Note that children below 12 years of age are not allowed to stay here.
The West Bimini Suite in Melbourne BeachMelbourne Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the suite had some nice extras like coffee water bicycles beach gear and some basic toiletries and wifivery comfortable and had everything we neededthe host also provided bikes coffee waters and a few other items which made the stay extra comfortablethe studio apt was perfectthe space was cozy and great for resting up between days
Cleanliness:super clean and stylishvery clean and decorated nicelyvery clean and safe placeit was clean decorated perfectlythis spot was super clean and comfortable
Host:tim was a great hosttim and his family are great hoststim & michele were the perfect hoststim and michelle were great hoststhe hosts are super cool very welcoming and easy goingRead more reviews
Location:beautiful location and room quick walk to the beach and river close to everythingperfect location had a wonderful timethis suite is in a great location within walking or biking distance to the beachrestaurants and markets were very close by and easy walking distance or bike rideeasy walking distance (0
8. Two-person home near the beach
Just a two-minute walk away from the beach, this studio apartment is a great option for couples. It is furnished with basic essentials and there is a shared laundry facility that guests may use. Those driving down in private vehicle can make use of one designated parking spot in the driveway. Two bicycles and two beach chairs have been left at the apartment for guests’ use. Several grocery stores, restaurants, and other local attractions are also a convenient distance away. Note that guests are not allowed to use the outdoor seating area in the patio and outdoor shower.
Comfortable Apartment for Two, 2 min Walk to BeachMelbourne Beach, Florida, United States
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Amenities & Room:there was a tv for our use which was appreciated
Cleanliness:clean nice place to stay while enjoying the beachthe apartment was very clean and had everything i needed to be comfortablethe bed was clean and the kitchen was stocked with everything we neededin general the place was clean (except bathtub see below)very great and accommodating host with a very clean space
Host:the owner's were in town when we were there and they were very friendly and super helpfulRead more reviews
Location:location is great and very close to the beach one working bike is a good additionvery nice location short walk to the beachthe location was ideal since our office was right around the cornergood location to beach and townthis apartment is very cute and walking distance from the beach
9. Neat space for three
This newly renovated one-bedroom rental is a well-appointed accommodation for up to three guests. It is housed in a residential complex and enjoys easy access to several attractions in Melbourne Beach too. In addition to a thoroughly comfortable indoor space, there’s also a small courtyard for you to soak in the airs. Aside from in-unit facilities, guests may also make use of the shared laundry on site. This rental is one of four such properties at the complex, so you can look into booking out other properties too.
Mel Beach-Ocean Ave! Sand & Surf - Pristine BeachMelbourne Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the kitchen was stocked with basic seasoning so i felt like that was a nice touchnice apartment comfy bed everything as describedfairly basic accommodations but good amount of space convenient clean and comfortable
Cleanliness:unit was clean and nicely updatedcomfortable bed clean bathroom and kitchen plenty of clean towels and nicely decoratedthe place was clean and lots of windowsit was clean updated and spaciouswe found it to be very clean and comfortable
Host:david was a great hostdavid was super helpfulhost was very responsive and accommodatingdavid was very responsive to my outreach and very accommodatingthe unit itself was clean and comfortable and david was a wonderful hostRead more reviews
Location:great location in walking distance to restaurants stores and the beachcute and cozy space with a great locationit’s was a great place close to the beach great locationgreat space and location near the beachplace is beautiful and the location is perfect
10. Pet-friendly home in central Melbourne Beach
An excellent option for family travellers, this one-bedroom home is a newly renovated unit in central Melbourne Beach. Plus, well-behaved pets are also welcome here. It is equipped with standard amenities, including access to a shared laundry. There is also a private rear courtyard and front patio where you can enjoy the great outdoors. Note that this is a first floor unit that can only be accessed via stairs. The rental enjoys easy beach access and close proximity to other attractions. This rental is one of four Airbnb properties at a residential complex, so those of you looking to house more guests can look into booking these other properties as well.
Mel Beach-Sunrise Unit - Ocean Ave! Pristine BeachMelbourne Beach, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the air mattress provided has to be set up in the living room which is pretty smallwe loved the updated bathroom kitchen and the large air mattress was a big plus (linens provided)only really enough room for 2 people to stay comfortablythe bed is super-comfortable making long stays a real treat we will definitely stay again
Cleanliness:it was super clean and comfortableclean unit & parking on sitenice clean cute little apartmentthe apartment was clean and the kitchen is well-equippedthe unit was clean well maintained and had everything we needed
Host:david was friendly and super helpfulthis was very helpfulwe liked that the host responded quickly (very quickly)the burrito place next door is super expensive but one you meet the owner you will gladly paythanks david for hosting this hidden gemRead more reviews
Location:great location a short walk to the beach and friendly restaurants within walking distance as wellnice place in great locationthe breakfast shop was perfectgreat location and a great spotthe location of the place is really cool
A brilliant getaway destination
Melbourne Beach is about 80.5km (50mi) away from the city of Orlando and oozes a quaint and small-town charm. April, March, and November are possibly the best months to soak in the gorgeous vibe of this Floridian city. Experience nature, recreation, art, beaches, high-end shopping, and upscale dining here – all the ingredients that will ensure a thoroughly enjoyable time.
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