Discover Brevard County's oldest beach community, Melbourne Beach; a place where the laid-back beach culture combines with an elegant air of luxurious coastal living. With over 18 miles of secluded coastline, this charming barrier island town is a water lover's paradise. Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River, Melbourne Beach is known not only for its gorgeous, uncrowded beaches, but also the huge abundance of water sports and activities available, such as boating, fishing, and surfing. Melbourne Beach is also home to the largest sea turtle nesting area in the United States.
With its ocean and riverside parks, hiking trails, sporting facilities, wildlife sanctuaries, and “A” rated schools, Melbourne Beach is a desirable community among both families and retirees. A diverse array of housing options can be found in Melbourne Beach, from waterfront homes, condos and townhomes, to single family homes within walking distance of the town’s elementary school, to golf course communities and luxury gated estates.
Highlights of Melbourne Beach include Ocean Ave, Melbourne Beach’s “Main Street”, which is lined with shops, restaurants, and bed and breakfasts, as well as the town’s library and post office; Sebastian Inlet State Park, found at the southern tip of Melbourne Beach, known for its beautiful beaches, fishing, surfing, nature trails, and camping facilities; and the Barrier Island Sanctuary, which offers visitors the chance to explore the barrier island’s diverse habitats through interactive exhibits, educational lectures and shows, and family-friendly events.
With its unspoiled beaches, small town feeling, and miles of waterfront accessibility, Melbourne Beach is a picture-perfect coastal town that exudes charm and elegance while providing the ideal beach lifestyle.