Located on the eastern Floridian coast, along the Atlantic Ocean, Merritt Island is home to NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre. Here you may witness the automated Shuttle Launch Experience and other interactive displays. Merritt Island also houses a National Wildlife Refuge, where plants and wildlife are conserved and protected. More than just that, it is also a popular spot to live in due to its close-knit communities and laidback atmosphere. From vibrant city life to charming beach view, there is so much this town can offer. If you are paying this gorgeous town a visit and would like to experience the welcoming community, keep reading as we have 10 best Airbnb vacation rentals in Merritt Island, Florida, where you will be able to explore the beauty of the town as well!
If you are someone who enjoys the calming sound of water, this home is the one for you. Located just by the canal, you can enjoy a relaxing afternoon exploring the quiet neighbourhood or sit by the canal while watching the dolphin cruise by. The apartment is also strategically located where you can catch a sight of the beautiful sunset and sunrise from the backyard. A lovely home with quaint restaurants and ocean located just minutes away, what’s not to love about this place?
Comfortable Canal Front Merritt Island LivingMerritt Island, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsi also appreciated the ceiling fanthe room i stayed in had an amazingly comfortable bedcomfortable room in a very nice home with a great back deck overlooking the waterthe bedroom was super clean and comfortable and the bathroom was spotlessbonnie's place was sparkling clean quite relaxingbonnie was awesome her house was very clean and cutebonnie is very welcoming and her place is super cleanshe had everything we needed and it was very clean
Host:she is very generous hostbonnie was an amazing hostshe was very friendly and thoughtfulbonnie was an awesome host there for whatever was neededshe’s by far the most thoughtful and sociable host i’ve ever experienced on hereRead more reviewsher place was super cutewhat a quiet peaceful place right by the waterthe location is perfect for cruising out of port canaveral or cocoa beachher house was sparkling clean and a short mile walk to the walmart if you needed anythinggreat place to stay
A minimalistic home that is located just right in front of the port where you can look forward to the beautiful sunrise and sunsets every day. Netflix and streaming apps have also been installed to keep you occupied on stay-at-home days. Sit under the 500-years-old live oak tree that is situated right beside the apartment and enjoy the outdoor breeze - a great way to relax your mind and soul. An indoor fitness room is also provided for all fitness enthusiast out there!
Fox Landing-Private cottage-gym, W/D, NO ChoresMerritt Island, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthat said it was very comfortable and has good privacy etcgreat stay at fox landing the cottage is roomy and comfortable and was absolutely spotlessthe queen bed was comfortable and our friends used the futon which is nice and thickvery clean and as advertisedeverything was clean and purdythe property was clean and neatvery impressed gorgeous property and immaculately cleangreat place to stay clean quiet and room for the kids to run around
Host:fox & norm were great hostsfox and norm were excellent hosts and were available if we had any questionswhat a superb host we saw manatees and dolphins swim by the dockhe was incredibly responsive and provided us with everything we neededfox and norm were excellent hosts as wellRead more reviewsfox landing's location is greatthe location on the river is stunningthe location was perfect and we loved the neighborhoodit's far enough away to give you peace and quietfox's landing is perfect the location is breathe taking
Experience a luxurious stay at an affordable price at this Victorian-inspired apartment located just minutes away from Kennedy Space Center and Cocoa Beach! It is also just an hours’ drive from Disney land and Orlando, perfect for the days where you would like to explore places out of Merritt Island! You will also get access to their spacious backyard, where you can spend a quiet night with your family or friends while enjoying each other’s accompany.
Island HouseMerritt Island, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioning works great and the beds are clean and comfortablebeds were quite comfortablevery comfortable place to staythe beds were really comfortable as was the sitting roomthis accommodation is clean and comfortablethe place was very clean and stylishnice clean and very comfortable bedsvery clean interior and exteriorhouse is really nice and clean
Host:the host is really niceexcellent host and awesome experiencejackie was amazing and really helpful since disney cancelled their cruisegreat place and wonderful hosthost is very responsive and lives nearby if neededRead more reviewsthe location is perfectthe house is located in a great location and close to everythingperfect location for a weekend getawaygood location for easy access to cocoa beachreally nice house in a great location
If you are looking for a simple and budget-friendly stay for up to four guests, this apartment is the one for you. Facing the canal of Banana River, you can spend an afternoon paddling through the river or have a soak in the solar heated pool to wash all the fatigue away. A gas grill is also available for a barbeque session with your friends or family while a bar area is available in the family room if you are not an outdoor person. The apartment is located near plenty of tourist attractions and dining spots, so you can definitely expect a fulfilling stay here!
The Tiki Pool-Canal HouseMerritt Island, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsthe house is beautiful and the view from the pool just amazingthe pool next to canal was perfecther place was sparkling clean throughout my whole stay as she is a tidy and clean personthe rooms are clean and very finethe rooms were clean and the beds are lovelycrystal’s place is quaint sparkling clean and uniquely decoratedroom was clean and bright with a bathroom next door
Host:she is the perfect hostcrystal was a great hostcrystal is a wonderful gracious hostshe was an extraordinary host the perfect start to our relaxing holiday in floridacrystal is amazing host and her house is wonderfulRead more reviewsperfect location for uslocation ideal for the kennedy space centre and cocoa beachthe house was lovely the location great and crystal was an awesone hostthis is a great location to see the spacecoast beaches and theme parks of orlando
Always wondered how it is like to stay in the wild? How about an Island Cave retreat in this unique home? While you’re not actually living in the cave, the realistic and gorgeous painting on the walls as well as its rustic interior will instantly transport you to the wild. Fully air-conditioned with cosy bed and cushioned chairs, this home is sure to give off a luxurious cave retreat experience. If you are hoping to look for something different, this place will be a perfect spot.
Island Cave RetreatSuperhost
Top guest reviewslots of great extras including coffee snacks and breakfast itemsthe breakfast was a lovely touchthe space was very cleanclean comfortable with lots of nice little touchesreally cool how everything has been done and it was all sparkling cleanthis place was cleanmaria's place was great very clean cozy and fully equipped
Host:the owners were greatthe host was amazing and thoughtfulmaria was an amazing hostmaria is a great hostmaria was a wonderful host for our anniversary vacationRead more reviewsgreat location we walked everywhereit’s a great locationmaria's place is so cute and specialmaria’s island cave was perfect the location was great- so many yummy restaurants within walking distancesuch a cute place for a great value
Modern home situated right at the dock front, you can look forward to spending your days fishing, swimming and kayaking across the river. There is also a hot tub right outside of the house where you can soak yourself while catching the beautiful sunset or sunrise. With seatings installed at the yard, you can easily gather your friends for a simple gathering and party the night away while enjoying the lovely river view!
River House free cruise parking Merritt Island FLMerritt Island, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable enjoyed all the amenities available good locationyou can sit on the picnic table and eat lunch and our favorite part was watching the sunsetthe king-size bed was extremely comfortableeverything inside is nicely set up for you to be comfortableclean and beautiful placevery clean and well decoratedvery clean and very privatehouse was clean n very cozycomfortable bed/linens ample towels and clean overall
Host:jack was a great hostjack was a wonderful hostjack was a wonderful host who showed a lot of hospitalityjack was an awesome hostjack is a great host tooRead more reviewsthe location was perfect right at the waterit is also located in a perfect location to get to cocoa beach quicklythe location is remarkable and so peacefulfantastic location for the cruise port and cocoa beach areagorgeous location and more than worth the price
If you are a paw-rent and is facing difficulty getting a pet-friendly, spacious and fully equipped apartment, we have got you covered! A private modern studio in a quiet neighbourhood, this apartment is located just 10 minutes walk away from the dining and shopping area as well as the beach. It is surely a pleasant and comfortable spot if you would like to have some privacy with your significant other.
Private entrance inlaw suite in charming houseMerritt Island, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsthe a/c works great and there are essentials availablespace is comfortablethe apartment has its own a/c settings which you can adjust to your hearts delightthe posting is 100% accurate and they do their best to make your stay as comfortable as possiblethe shower was also fantasticsparkling clean and super cozyvery clean private and functional spacevery clean comfortable guest suite with kitchenettethis place is extremely clean and welcomingthe place was cozy clean and modern
Host:diana was an awesome host highly recommendedthe hosts were very friendly and responsivenice hosts who are very available and accommodating if you need thembeautiful home and the host was very friendlythis place was amazing very comfortable the host were awesomeRead more reviewsvery highly recommend this location for your staygood location for this and many fast food places nearbylocation good responsiveness excellentgreat space and a great value close to the coasti enjoyed the quit the high comfort and the central location to a lot of interesting places
A straightforward and rustic apartment located just a few streets away from the Cocoa Beach, this apartment makes a perfect stay if you are looking for a cosy and simple home away from home. While there is no kitchen area in the apartment, there are plenty of restaurants and bars just minutes away to keep your tummy filled throughout the stay! Despite being situated near the bustling tourist area, the apartment is located in a quiet neighbourhood, making it an amazing spot for a short retreat.
Private 2-bedroom suite w/office in Merritt IslandMerritt Island, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsit was a bit chilli in the apartment (february) but being from denmark we were not troubledgreat space big bathroom with open shower nice closetsthe bathroom is hugespacious place clean and well decoratedjane's place is very clean quiet and safesolid and clean if spartan on furnishings
Host:the owner is very nice and communicates very quickly via text or phonejane was very responsive with any questions neededcommunication with the host is fast and efficientthis place offers multiple bedrooms so it can easily host a variety of travelersRead more reviewsquiet neighborhood great locationgood value and good locationjane's place is a darling retreat from the tourist bustling beach side of cocoaprice was right host was very responsive location close drive to downtown cocoadefinitely a great place to stay
Strategically located near the Cocoa Beach, Port Canaveral, Jetty Park and Space Centre, this apartment is for the adventurers and explorers who are constantly on the go. While the space only sleeps up to two guests, there is ample space for a large family or friends’ gathering and a huge backyard where you can spend a relaxing afternoon. The kitchen is also fully equipped, so you can whip up some simple dishes to get the party going!
Nice relaxing quiet place to stay away from home.Merritt Island, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsloved the air conditioning in the roombed was comfortable and the room has a ceiling fan and it's own air conditiononly issue at all was that the wifi was pretty slowa window air conditioner was provided to maintain the room at a cool and comfortable temperaturethere was a pleasant surprise of chocolates in a dish on the bedclean comfortable and quieteverything was clean and so very comfortableclean and inexpensive option for the areavery clean super easy check-infriendly nice and very clean house
Host:victor was a wonderful hosteverything went smoothly and it was a pleasure meeting our hostgreat place with a very nice hostvictor was a great host and responded promptly to all of my questionsvery friendly and accommodating hostRead more reviewsgreat location in a beautiful areagreat location and parking optiongreat place close to the beach and grocery storesgreat place quiet and close to cocoa beachperfect location to visit de kennedy space center
A cosy suite located in the heart of Merritt Island, this quaint home is just a short drive to the dining and shopping areas where you will find plenty of amazing bars, restaurants and local stores. The house is also fully equipped with coffee and snack supplies as well as basic amenities such as cable television, burner, toaster and microwave, for the days when you feel like whipping up some simple dishes!
Cozy suite in the heart of quaint Merritt IslandMerritt Island, Florida, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewswi-fi was great with no dropoutking bed with memory foam; coffee; 2 tv's; very clean; owner close bythe bed is extremely comfortable and everything is stylish and updatedit was a cozy place and a perfect size in a relaxing and quiet neighborhoodvery clean and quietvery clean and well decoratedplace was sparkling clean and well maintainedlees place was clean quietvery clean and in a nice quiet neighbourhood
Host:the host is very communicative and helpfullee and jessica were great hostslee is a very considerate hostwas super easy to check in and the host was very accommodatingvery kind and responsive hosts overall a great experienceRead more reviewsthis location is in a nice safe neighborhoodgreat place and great locationeasy check in & great locationnice place in a good locationgreat price for the location
Merritt Island: a great escape from city life
More than just a home to NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre, Merritt Island makes for a great destination if you are hoping to get away from all the cacophony of your everyday life. A place filled with friendly souls and adventures, Merritt Island is a place not to be missed.
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