Dune crossover to beach
Casa~Playa - Private beach cottage
Casa~Playa - Private beach cottage
8 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
8 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
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Our charming oceanfront beach and surf cottage is a private retreat. This large beachfront tropical lot is tucked away on a prime surfing & fishing spot on pristine South Melbourne Beach. Only 1.6 miles north of the Sebastian Inlet National Park.
Learn to surf with Sebastian Inlet Surf Shop located within walking distance to the property.
Mountain bike trail (12 miles of tropical lagoon and jungle) access less than a mile away. Can also rent mountain bikes and boards at surf shop.

The space

Our oceanfront beach cottage is a totally private retreat. This 28,000 sq. ft. beachfront tropical lot is tucked away on a prime surfing & fishing spot on pristine South Melbourne Beach. Only 1.5 miles north of the Sebastian Inlet National Park.

The property is located inside Archie Car Wildlife Preserve and on the Great Florida Birding Trail. This is a truly amazing coastal hammock with turtles nesting right on the beach.

Learn to surf with Sebastian Inlet Surf Shop located within walking distance to the property.
Mountain bike trail (12 miles of virgin terrain) access less than a mile away.

This barrier island is a laid back almost rural community that is focused on the ocean. We are in one of the best fishing destinations in the entire US. The cottage lies 1.5 miles North of world renowned surfing destination, Sebastian Inlet. Great restaurants within a short drive north to quaint Historic Downtown Melbourne or eclectic shopping just south in Vero Beach. Pure serenity awaits!

2 hrs to Disney
1 hour 30 minutes to Kennedy Space Center
1 hour to Brevard Zoo
This area is a Fishing Mecca, let host know and he will connect you with excellent captain to take you out.
Kid friendly, highchair, pack&play, baby bath on site.

Guest access

We will send the front door entry code 48 hrs before your check in.

Interaction with guests

As much as the guest needs us, we will be there for you!

Other things to note

2 hrs to Disney
1 hour 30 minutes to Kennedy Space Center
1 hour to Brevard Zoo
This area is a Fishing Mecca, let host know and he will connect you with excellent captain to take you out.
Kid friendly, highchair, pack&play, baby bath on site.


Amenities
Cable TV
Dryer

Prices
Cleaning Fee $150
Security Deposit $500
Weekend Price $385 / night
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

Please no gutting fish inside the house. Please keep freshly gutted fish in a cooler, not in the refrigerator (due to strong smells). Violation of this rule may trigger collection of part or all of the security deposit.

Please no fires or flashlights on the beach at night, we don't want to disturb the turtles, this is a nature preserve (Archie Carr). We don't allow pets, and we don't allow smoking on the property. No parking of trailers, RV's or boats on property.

-The gas MUST be turned off when finished with the Grill. The grill MUST be cleaned after each use.

-You must move the beach chairs, umbrella, toys, etc up to the dune crossover after EVERY beach visit. The tide comes in VERY HIGH and will sweep everything into the ocean .
-The beach towels provided can be used at the beach but we ask that they are not brought into the house FULL of sand or put in the washing machine full of sand. Please use the chairs for laying out and the towels for a dry off purpose only.
-Only toilet paper in the toilets. NO wipes, sanitary products, etc. If anything besides Toilet Paper is put down the toilets and a plumber needs to be called this will result in a deduction from your deposit.
-You must press the start button before every dishwasher use. Please no plastics on the bottom rack.
-Use of Surfboard and Standup Paddle Board (SUP) is not allowed without the explicit consent of the property owner. We recommend renting across the street at Sebastian Inlet Surf shop.
-The Fire Pit is STRICTLY prohibited during windy or dry conditions. Guests are responsible for monitoring any fire and ensuring the fire is completely extinguished and NEVER left unattended. THE FIRE MUST BE KEPT SMALL - never over 1 foot.
-There are flashlights, cleaning supplies, umbrellas, sunscreen, bug spray and small cooler available for your use if needed.

-Upon Check Out:
-Strip all used bed sheets/pillow cases and towels and place on floor in front of washer/dryer.
-All dishes and coffee maker must be left clean in the dishwasher. DO NOT leave the machine running upon departure.
-Please put the air conditioner on 75.
-Remove perishables from the refrigerator.
-TRASH BINS. The bins MUST be taken to the highway and left in front of the mailbox upon departure if they contain trash. Please remember your trash days (listed above.) - the animals have figured out how to get in those bins when they smell food and the clean up is not fun.
-The Grill must be clean, gas off and covered.
-PLEASE make sure ALL windows, sliding doors and THE FRONT DOOR are in the locked position. PLEASE LEAVE THE KEY HANGING ON THE KEY RACK AND USE THE LOCK BOX KEY TO LOCK THE FRONT DOOR.
-Everything must be off of the beach and stored close to the house in the backyard.
-No PETS.

This is your home as long as your vacation lasts. We know you will love it and please treat is as if it was your own. Thank you for coming!

Standard Disclaimer: No technical malfunction in plumbing, cable tv, electric power outage, or other entitle you to a discount of any kind.
Use of the beach and the crossover are at guests own risk.


Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

26 Reviews

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Luis User Profile
September 2017
Beautiful place. Very cozy. This is my second time here and will be back.

Sean User Profile
May 2017
Great place for a family vacation!! Private, upscale home with great beach decor. Basically a private beach and eventhough it's a quiet neighborhood, plenty to do. Tidal cove at the inlet (about 1 mile away) is a hidden gem and great for little kids. We hope to come back soon!
Rafael User Profile
Response from Rafael:
Thanks for coming Sean! You and your family are always welcome. Great guests :)
May 2017

Melissa User Profile
March 2017
Great location, especially for those who love the great outdoors. The hosts are very responsive and accomodating and we loved our stay.

Hayley User Profile
December 2016
We loved staying here! It was so much fun to be here with family. The beach was amazing and the kids loved the toys at the house. The only thing was that it was 2hrs away from Disney not an hour and 15 so keep that in mind if you want to do Disney. Other than that the whole experience was so great

Ernie User Profile
November 2016
Location! Location! Location! We felt like we were on a remote island all to ourselves. The beach is, literally, 50 yards behind the house. The house is beautiful and up to date on the inside. My 6 year old nephew was with us. He had a ton of toys to play with...very kid friendly! Best weekend I've had in years!

Alex User Profile
September 2016
This place is great. Host is great. No complaints at all. Would stay here again in a heartbeat. Stayed over the weekend with perfect weather and almost nobody on the beach so we had it mostly to ourselves. Can't say enough about it.

Bryan User Profile
July 2016
Casa Playa is an amazing home, the pictures are only a glimpse on how nice this place is. Our group could not believe how relaxing it was. You are steps from the beach and it feels like the beach belongs to you, since its so secluded. The house is well maintained and has a modern feel to it. I would recommend this place if your looking to relax and enjoy your surroundings.

Miami, Florida, United StatesJoined in December 2013
Rafael User Profile
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours

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