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Stay then Cruise: Start Your Vacation in Port Canaveral

Positioned on Florida’s Space Coast, Port Canaveral is not just a gateway to the high seas but an experience you can’t miss. More than just a departure point, it’s a destination that beckons with its vibrant atmosphere, stunning waterfront views, and a plethora of pre-cruise activities. 

Whether you’re drawn to the world-renowned Kennedy Space Center or the sandy shores of Cocoa Beach, staying in Port Canaveral before setting sail adds an extra layer of excitement and anticipation to your upcoming cruise adventure. Not to mention, a layer of security that ensures you won’t miss the boat!

Get Started: Booking Your Pre-Cruise Stay

Booking your pre-cruise stay in Port Canaveral becomes a seamless and rewarding experience with Sail Port Canaveral’s enticing stay and cruise packages. These comprehensive packages provide you with a one-stop solution, encompassing transfers, accommodations, and parking—depending on your needs. Here’s a quick breakdown of their current package offerings:

  • Fly, Stay & Cruise: For those flying into Orlando International Airport  (MCO), this package provides round-trip transportation from the airport to your hotel accommodation to Port Canaveral the next morning. These packages start at $119/night.


  • Park, Stay & Cruise: For those driving to Port Canaveral, this package provides one-night hotel accommodations, parking for the duration of your cruise, and transfers to/from the port. These packages start at $189/night.


  • Park & Cruise: This package is designed for those who are arriving the day of their cruise departure and looking for off-site parking options. Check out all the Port Canaveral parking options here.

Simply choose the type of package you need, and our agents will help you choose from a range of accommodations, tailored to suit your preferences and budget. With Sail Port Canaveral, the process of selecting a stay and cruise package transforms into an exciting prelude to your vacation, ensuring that every detail is meticulously arranged for a smooth and memorable embarkation on both land and sea.

How to Enjoy Your Pre-Cruise Stay

Sun, sea, and space. We have it all here in the Port Canaveral area! Many guests like to start their vacation by immersing themselves in the awe-inspiring wonders of the Kennedy Space Center, where you can witness the rich history and future of space exploration. 

For those seeking sun-soaked relaxation, Cocoa Beach is just a stone’s throw away. Its vibrant surf culture sets the tone for those looking to soak up the sun on the sandy shores. You can rent everything you need for the beach, including chairs, umbrellas, surfboards, and more from Cocoa Beach Surf Company. Or you can unwind with a stroll along the iconic Cocoa Beach Pier, where you can watch surfers catch a wave while savoring fresh seafood at one of the many waterfront restaurants and bars there. 

If you’re looking for more ideas, be sure to check out 13 to-dos in Port Canaveral or 5 free things to do when visiting Port Canaveral. Plus, these insider tips are a favorite for those visiting the area. 

Savor the Flavors of the Coast

Vibrant, coastal flavors take center stage when it comes to dining in the Port Canaveral area. Indulge in a diverse array of dining experiences at Port Canaveral’s Cove that caters to every palate, from the fresh and succulent seafood offerings at waterfront gems like Rusty’s Seafood & Oyster Bar to the exquisite international fare served at Grills Seafood Deck & Tiki Bar.

Beyond seafood, you can whet your appetite with a variety of flavors throughout the area. For those seeking Italian, Kelsey’s Pizzeria crafts mouthwatering pizzas and pasta dishes, perfect for a comforting pre-cruise meal. Sandbar Sports Grill has something for everyone, so if you have a big party, head over there to enjoy American Mexican and seafood favorites. Longdoggers is another great option since its menu features burgers, salads, sandwiches, and more in a laidback, casual environment. Plus, they have vegan and gluten-friendly options available. 

For more information on booking your pre-cruise stay in Port Canaveral, give us a call or fill out the form below. Our team is ready to assist you and make your pre-cruise stay seamless.

Booking your pre-cruise stay on Florida’s Space Coast doesn’t have to be a hassle. Trust our team at Sail Port Canaveral to find the best price and accommodations for you.

CALL US TODAY!  321.783.8655

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