Plan your escape to old-style-Florida-living - where fun is our main priority
Welcome to Cape Crossing Resort, nestled in a serene location on the northwest side of Merritt Island between the Indian River- directly to the west, and the Banana River to the east, on the Canaveral Barge Canal water bridge, offering direct access to both rivers, intra-coastal waterway, Port Canaveral and the Atlantic Ocean. Its close proximity to Port Canaveral, Kennedy Space Center, world-famous Cocoa Beach, and direct access to the Orlando International Airport makes it easy to take advantage of everything central Florida has to offer. Its’ convenient location makes it easy for our guests to take advantage of all the natural attractions available in the local area. A few of the many activities available include, deep sea fishing, surfing, kayaking, paddle boarding, kite and wind surfing, jet skis and pontoon rentals, just to name a few.
Kayaks, paddle boards, and pontoon rentals are available, at The Resort, for exploring the rivers, canals, or many of its tributaries for a relaxing afternoon paddle. Or, entertain friends and family while cruising at a gentle pace along the river’s edge. Plan a day at the beach or explore the other attractions in our Merritt Island community. There are many ways to enjoy the waterfront lifestyle at Cape Crossing, that’s why we think you’ll love it, as we do.
There are many relaxing activities to take advantage of as well, such as-- bird watching and world-class fishing on the Mosquito Lagoon (located only 25 minutes away). Experience nature up close and personal! People come from all over the world for the best bird-watching on the east coast. Consisting of thousands of acres and 1,500 species of plants and animals, this is a true nature-lover’s paradise. Learn more at
Relaxation, Fun and you just want to chill.
After a day on the water nothing beats cocktails at sunset from the tiki bar while relaxing with friends around our dockside pool.
Take advantage of all the amenities offered at Cape Crossing — a restaurant and tiki bar overlooking the pool, a clubhouse with media room, pool, jacuzzi, and fitness center with state-of-the-art exercise equipment and sauna.
Our indoor and outdoor dining options are perfect for any occasion — a romantic dinner, or family celebration. And don’t forget holiday BBQ's with friends.
Also, with the world-famous Cocoa Beach only 15 minutes Surf’s Always Up! Dig your toes into the sand at Cocoa Beach, known as a world-class surfing destination on the Space Coast, fast becoming a destination for travelers and residents who desire to explore all of the outdoor water-activities the area has to offer. Visit the historic Pier at Cocoa Beach for outdoor dining options and Ron Jon Surf shop for beach gear.
Kennedy Space your inner astronaut! There are so many interesting things to see and do at Cape Canaveral and Kennedy Space Center, for more information visit
Also, Jetty Park is a favorite where locals go to watch rocket launches from Kennedy Space Center. There are also campgrounds for those who want to sleep under the stars. Visit to learn more
Grab Your Passport! International Travel Convenience by Air or
Port Canaveral-- Bon Voyage! Port Canaveral is one of the largest ports along the eastern seaboard and offers many cruising opportunities. Just 10 Minutes east of Cape Crossing.
Orlando International Airport-- For your convenience we offer shuttle services to and from the airport and also to the ship terminal at Port Canaveral.
Universal Studios, Disney World and Epcot-- Travel time: 60 minutes. Fun for the whole family! There is so much to see and do-- especially if you're a Harry Potter fan.
So what are you waiting for? Plan your escape to old-style-Florida-living, today — for individuals, couples and families, where fun is our main priority.
- Catering Available
- Air Conditioning
- Linens Provided
- Washing Machine
- Clothes Dryer
- Satellite / Cable
- Lawn / Garden
- Pets Considered
- Children Welcome
- Towels Provided
- Fitness Room / Equipment
- Non Smoking Only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Heated Pool
- Communal Pool
- Coffee Maker
- Hot Tub
- Kayak / Canoe
- Outdoor Grill
- Iron & Board
- Game Room
- Video Games
- Dishes & Utensils
- Living Room
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Deck / Patio