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Melbourne Vacation Rentals

Melbourne Travel Guide

Melbourne is an easy-going city in the Sunshine State best-known for its beautiful sandy beaches. Sit back and relax on the golden sand or find your adrenaline fix on the waves -- Melbourne is a popular surfer’s paradise. Melbourne is on the Indian River Lagoon, as well as the Space Coast, and if you're lucky, you can even see spacecraft launches from Cape Canaveral. Other fun activities in Melbourne include golfing, and art and cultural festivals.

Things to Do in Melbourne

A favorite spot for vacationers is Sebastian Inlet State Park. Here, you'll find glorious beaches waiting to be explored. The park is a popular place for surfers to ride the wave, as well as for families and couples that want to laze around on the sand. You can spot sea turtles and enjoy water sports, kayaking and snorkelling. For a bite to eat and some shopping, head to Historic Downtown Melbourne. Melbourne Square is an indoor shopping mall that is the biggest in the county, with all the stores you could possibly need to follow the latest fashions. Another top attraction in Melbourne is Brevard Zoo. The zoo has over 880 animals from all over the world and visitors can explore their habitats, by foot, kayak, or zip line. You can even feed a giraffe or touch a rhino!

Best Time to Visit Melbourne

The hottest temperatures in Melbourne are during the summer months, which attracts a lot of visitors. It can also be humid, so spring is another option for an enjoyable vacation.

Price and Availability Index in Melbourne

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Melbourne is in April, while the cheapest month is in December. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Melbourne is in the high season in March. Melbourne has its low season in September, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Melbourne tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Melbourne tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Melbourne

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Melbourne. The warmest months in Melbourne are June and April, when temperatures reach 98 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 30 ˚F. The wettest month in Melbourne is May with 8.19 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 0.24 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Melbourne

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 523 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Melbourne ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Melbourne can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $10 per night. A typical accommodation in Melbourne costs on average $110 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 244 accommodations in Melbourne that have WiFi. We have 21 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 27 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Melbourne by car, be sure to choose from 245 accommodations that provide parking. We have 71 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 67 pet-friendly places to stay in Melbourne, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

We combine a wide variety of Melbourne accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 6 providers, including 192 places to stay from Airbnb, 29 accommodations from VRBO and 23 places to stay from Homeaway.

310 of our places to stay in Melbourne have been rated by previous guests. They rated 73% as excellent or good. 223 accommodations allow instant booking.

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