Florida has some amazing history, all of it absolutely fascinating, and if you want a fun Florida hotel that will give you a chance to explore the history of the Sunshine State, there are some wonderful Cocoa Beach hotels to choose from. No matter what kind of vacation you’re opting for, there will be a hotel to match. Read on to find out more.
- Westgate Cocoa Beach Resort
Westgate Cocoa Beach resort is so close to Cocoa Beach Pier you can visit as often as you like.
Who wants an awesome hotel on Cocoa Beach, steps from the pier? The answer is most people, if not everyone. The good news is that Westgate Cocoa Beach Resort can offer you exactly what you’re looking for. Not only do you get the peace of mind that staying in a well-known and well-respected hotel chain can give you, but you also get the many fantastic facilities and amenities that you should expect. This includes being close to the action in Cocoa Beach, a lazy river and fun splash zone, a fitness center, beautiful rooms and suites, and a great breakfast.
- South Beach Inn
At the South Beach Inn, you’ll be close to the iconic Ron Jon Surf Shop.
If you’re looking for fun Cocoa Beach hotels, the South Beach Inn might be the one to choose. The hotel is bright and colorful and ideally located on the beachfront, just 5.5 miles from Cocoa Beach Pier and 4.7 miles from the famous Ron Jon Surf Shop, which you just have to explore. There is little to worry about when you visit this hotel. The hotel is also very close to Robert P. Murkshe Memorial Park, so if fresh air is something you enjoy, but you don’t want to visit the beach, you can still have the pleasure of a beautiful spot. Each ground floor room at the South Beach Inn has an outside seating area, and the rooms all have their own bathrooms and cable TV, as well as being pet-friendly.
- Ocean Landings Resort
The cocktail lounge at Ocean Landings Resort is well worth a visit.
There are Cocoa Beach hotels that say they’re close to the beach, and then there are Cocoa Beach hotels that are close to the beach, and the Ocean Landings Resort is definitely one of the latter, being only one minute’s walk from the sand; some of its buildings are beachfront ones. Of course, you don’t have to leave the hotel to enjoy the surroundings; with two pools and a hot tub, free wifi, playgrounds, tennis courts, fitness center, and arcade, and with each room is fully equipped – including some with their own kitchens – you have everything you need. There are even restaurants and a cocktail lounge onsite to suit everyone.
- Cocoa Beach Club
The Cocoa Beach Club has a stunning outdoor pool.
There is a lot to recommend about the Cocoa Beach Club. Although perhaps not as well equipped as some other Cocoa Beach hotels, there is definitely a special kind of charm to this accommodation, and if you’re looking for a fun place to stay, the Cocoa Beach Club can give you want you want. It has a stunning outdoor pool and free wifi, and each suite offers a dining area and kitchenette. You might even get a sea view and balcony or terrace.
- Best Western Cocoa Beach Hotel & Suites
With its traditional hotel design, the Best Western Cocoa Beach Hotel and Suites is a gorgeous choice.
There are 229 well-appointed rooms at the Best Western Cocoa Beach, and each one is a delight – comfortable, fully equipped, and spacious, with a traditional Floridian design element to immerse you in your surroundings. The hotel is on the beachfront and boasts a range of amenities, including a heated pool, daily breakfast selection, cocktail lounge, and more.
- Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Cocoa Beach Oceanfront
The Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Cocoa Beach Oceanfront offers guests a private beach for complete relaxation.
Some Cocoa Beach hotels are the kinds of places that will leave a lasting impression, and the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Cocoa Beach Oceanfront is exactly that kind of hotel. Not only are the staff impressively friendly, and the location is ideal, but it even has its own private beach so you can truly relax and not have to worry about a thing. Even without the beach, it is a luxury and enjoyable place to stay, and the heated pool is something you need to try out when you’re there because it’s relaxing, but also because there is a fabulous poolside bar where you can eat snacks and drink cocktails. For a more substantial meal, the onsite restaurant is romantic and highly regarded.
- One Ocean Resort & Spa
At the One Ocean Resort & Spa, you can have cocktails around the pool.
Of course, Cocoa Beach hotels are not the only way to enjoy the East Coast of Florida, and the One Ocean Resort and Spa on Atlantic Beach is another great option. Here you can truly enjoy the luxurious side of any vacation – there are spa packages to suit everyone, including full-day packages, which all take place with an ocean view. The rooms are calming and comfortable, decorated in neutral, natural tones. The onsite restaurant is a must-visit, too; it’s called Azurea, and it is a seafood-based delight.
- Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa
Golf and watersports are on offer at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa.
If your idea of fun when you’re in a Florida hotel means you want to enjoy as many watersports as possible, then the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa is going to make you very happy indeed – there is fun to be had wherever you turn, including snorkeling, kayaking, and paddleboarding, as well as just taking a moment to relax and take in the magnificent views of the Emerald Coast. Of course, something that many people want to do when they visit this hotel is play golf, and if that’s what you want, that’s what you can have, with access to a number of excellent local clubs, including The Links, Burnt Pine, and Raven Golf Club. The hotel offers a number of dining options, both in the onsite restaurants and delivered to your room.
- W Fort Lauderdale
The W Fort Lauderdale is designed to look like a cruise ship for extra fun.
Looking for something fun and different away from Cocoa Beach hotels? That’s no problem when you choose to stay at the W Fort Lauderdale. The hotel is built to look like a cruise ship, and that’s the feeling you’ll get when you step out onto any of the many balconies and terraces – you’re close enough to the ocean to feel as though you’re sailing along. This is pure luxury, and since it’s also pet-friendly, you can take the whole family along. What else makes this hotel stand out? The infinity pool is one thing, the spa is another, then there are the views – unparalleled – and the five different dining options and bars.
- South Seas Island Resort
A great kids club is available at the South Seas Island Resort.
One the South Seas Island Resort was a Key lime plantation, giving this place a lot of history before you even begin exploring the rest of the area. When you’re not out exploring, there are numerous ways to have fun at the resort, including plenty of watersports – you can even rent a fishing boat and go out for the day on the open seas if you want to. What if you don’t want to get wet? No problem; you can play golf, tennis, or pickleball, or why not hire bikes and go for a family ride? Kids can have a great time at the Sanibel Sea School Day Camp too, and while they’re away, perhaps you’ll choose one of the many pools and sip a cocktail in the sunshine.
- Treasure Island Beach Resort
This is a stunning boutique hotel that is truly unique.
The phrase ‘small but perfectly formed’ springs to mind when you think of the Treasure Island Beach Resort. It has just 77 rooms, but each one is gorgeous, and when you’re this close to the most stunning beaches, you really won’t know whether to stay at the hotel or go out to the ocean. The good news is you can happily do both and enjoy the fun either way. The Treasure Island Beach Resort is designed to be an oasis of calm in a stressful world, and it’s impossible not to feel that as you get to know the resort. With its spectacular beachfront pool, you can let your troubles melt away. Then you can enjoy some fantastic food at BRGR Kitchen + Bar. Plus, there is a fitness center and yoga classes on the beach that are open to all.
- The Betsy South Beach
For culture lovers everywhere, the Betsy South Beach offers a plethora of entertainment.
Two boutique hotels – landmarks, some might say – have combined to create The Betsy South Beach. The first is the Betsy Ross, and the second is The Carlton. Both beautiful buildings, they now comprise one beautiful boutique hotel. If you are a lover of the arts, this is the place you’ll want to come to – there are poetry recitals and visual arts displays, live performances and academic lectures, and much more. Culture and comfort – luxury, many would say – combine perfectly here. There is something happening every day of the week, so you’ll never miss out no matter when you’re staying.