Cocoa Beach, Fla., is one of the Space Coast's most popular oceanfront playgrounds for travelers. It's the home of the famous Ron Jon Surf Shop, the exciting Cocoa Beach Pier, some of the region's most delicious restaurants and, of course, the sandy beach itself, with its great surfing waves.
Because it's such a busy tourist destination, Cocoa and Cocoa Beach is not short of lodging options. You can find a hotel to fit whatever needs are your priority.
Traveling with kids? Stay in the International Palms Resort, with its on-site water park and family-friendly rooms. Looking for luxury? The Inn at Cocoa Beach features steam baths, freshly baked muffins and a wine and cheese gathering every night.
For an all-around great stay that feels like a home away from home, the Beach Place Guesthouse is our top pick. These private beach cottages are steps away from the sand, with fully appointed kitchens and separate living areas. Find a similar personal, homey feeling at the Discovery Beach Resort. These condos even have laundry rooms.
If you prefer the predictability of a chain hotel, the Doubletree by Hilton on Cocoa Beach is a solid choice. It's especially ideal for the business traveler and features a large conference room.
Here are our 10 favorite places to stay on Cocoa Beach, Fla.