We are located on Banana River with access to your own private dock from your backyard and your own private 26,000 gallon pool. The view across the river is beautiful both day and night. The night view from the back yard of Cocoa Beach skyline is so beautiful reflecting off the river. The Sunrises and Sunset are Spectacular!
This beautiful 2 story home with Tropical setting boasts 2800 sq ft of living space (5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths) with a two car garage and your very own private deep water boat dock. It is perfect for your Family get together. The home is decorated with the island charm. This is a Pet Friendly property. There is plenty of room in the fenced in back yard for your pet to play and join you with the outside activities at the pool or dock. It is nestled in the heart of Merritt Island and with all of the natural beauty right at your doorstep. You will forget you are only minutes away from Cocoa Beach, local sightseeing, numerous restaurants and local shopping. You may witness shuttle or rocket launches from your own back yard.
The second story balcony overlooks the beautiful Banana River with miles of fishing and recreation areas. This truly is a fishermen and boaters paradise. You will see extraordinary sunrises and the sparkling lights of Cocoa Beach and Port Canaveral. You must see the Beautiful Sunrises from the balcony of the 2nd floor Private Master Suite. Watch as the Cruise ships come in and out of the port. You are reminded that they are getting ready to depart when you hear their horn blast at 4:00 & 4:30 pm.
The Central Florida theme parks are just a forty five minute drive from the island. The port shopping and dining experience is a must. Beautiful Cocoa Beach, historic Cocoa Village, golf, tennis, charter fishing, wildlife preserves, birding trails, county, state and national parks are also just minutes away.
This is the most perfect, private gathering spot to see the launches from Kennedy Space Center, as you grill outside and swim in the huge private pool. Lounge around the pool enjoying the view or you can watch the kids play in the pool from your own private master suite balcony located directly above the pool. You can fish right off of your own private 130 ft seawall or private dock. Some fishing poles are provided. The dolphin are “always” swimming right at your pool deck and the Manatee swim slowly by. You will see schools of fish meandering about while you watch the Osprey dive for a snack.
You may even have the company of a Blue Heron that likes to fish off the dock, day or night. The Dolphins and Manatee love to play nearby and you might even see them catching their dinner right off the seawall. The water right at the sea wall will accommodate any pleasure boat up to forty feet in length and shore power is available. Kelly Park which is only a mile away is a perfect place to launch your boat free of charge.
We have provided for your pleasure a ‘Cheenoe’ for sightseeing or fishing. We also have included 5 Monterey Sport Kayaks for the family to explore around the island by water. Life preservers, seat cushions and paddles are included. Boat, jet ski and wind surf rentals are only a mile away as well.
We have just remodeled the backyard with a new seawall, changed the landscaping, added decking, resurfaced the pool and added Mahi and Flying fish tiles to the bottom of the pool and installed additional seating in the pool. Then it is all topped off with a new pool deck of Travertine. OH, it is so Gorgeous. It is a must see!
Dining Room seats 6. The Kitchen is fully equipped with Microwave, Toaster Oven, Dishwasher,4 slice toaster, crock pot, smoothie/blender maker, ice tea maker, mixer, can opener, waffle maker, griddle, coffee maker & espresso maker.
Towels, linens and beach towels are included. Washer and Dryer included.
Wireless Internet is included. We subscribe to AT&T U-Verse w/ DVR capabilities in 4 rooms and 300 channels to choose from including showtime and starz. VCR & DVD player available in two bedrooms.
There is a lego table with legos and hot wheel cars and accessories for the hot wheels. Thomas train tent and trucks to play with. For the girls, there is a doll house and accessories. Video library includes a VHS collection of 22 movies for adults and kids, providing none have been removed before your visit. Games room has an air hockey table and video arcade game with 60 classic arcade games. Pool toys included for the kids. Stereo in cabana for outside music. There is 1 King bed, 3 Queen beds, 1 Tremble bed (equals 2 twin beds) and a Gas Grill .
Information Packets will be supplied.
We have put together some very informative brochures of the local fishing, restaurants and things to do and see in the area.