Oh, the Places You Can Go!
It’s a beautiful day in Cape Canaveral, and you’re looking for something to do. With Harbortown’s crystal-clear swimming pool, fenced in dog-run area, picnic area with BBQ grills, marina store for snacks and supplies, Wi-Fi access, and an on-site restaurant, there are plenty of things to do without even leaving the marina. However, if you’re looking to venture out into the local area, we have some great recommendations for you!
Port Canaveral – Shopping, Dining, and Nightlife
Located only 2.5 miles away from Harbortown, Port Canaveral is home to some of the best restaurants and bars around, many of which are accessible by boat. Enjoy great food, live music, friendly faces, and the laid-back, carefree atmosphere of places like Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill, Grills Restaurant and Tiki Bar, Milliken’s Reef, and many others.
Historic Cocoa Village Shops
With over 50 unique shops, restaurants, antique malls and galleries, Cocoa Village is a great place to spend the day. Browse enchanting tree-lined streets, check out the many specialty stores, and enjoy the atmosphere of a true riverside community. You can even take a sunset Paddle-Boat cruise along the Indian River.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
“A stay in Florida isn’t complete without a trip to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Just east of many popular Orlando, Florida vacation destinations and theme parks, NASA’s launch headquarters is the only place on Earth where you can tour launch areas, meet a veteran astronaut, see giant rockets, train in spaceflight simulators, and even view a launch.”
World Famous Cocoa Beach
Find a spot on this gorgeous beach, and hit the waves or soak up some sun! The Cocoa Beach Pier is home to 5 restaurants, 4 bars, gift shops, live music, and an 800-ft fishing pier, with beach rentals available for your convenience.
Stuck Without Transportation?
There are plenty of local taxi and rental car services available for hire! Please keep the following phone numbers handy for reference:
Banana River Yellow Cab Trust (321) 636-1234
888 Taxi Service (321) 868-8888
Port Canaveral Taxi (321) 455-9318
Rental Car Agencies:
Hertz Rent A Car (321) 783-7771
Budget Rent-A-Car (321) 784-0634
Avis Rent A Car (321) 449-5347