With the kids freed from school, your paid-time-off waiting, and your soul craving relief from the long winter days, there’s nothing like a week of sunshine and sand to welcome the first sighting of spring. Unlike other Florida beaches packed with college crowds and roaring music, spring break in New Smyrna Beach is a relaxed, family-friendly affair. Boogie boards glide in the waves, sandcastles pepper the shore, and beach chairs offer relaxation to everyone from toddlers to retirees. Before you pull your swimsuits and goggles out of storage, take time in carefully choosing the best place to stay in NSB for your spring vacation. From condos that overlook the ocean to luxury homes with private pools, we’ve compiled 11 of the top New Smyrna Beach vacation rentals for an unforgettable spring break.
Rentals with a Dose of Vitamin SEA
If a permanent Atlantic backdrop is imperative to your spring vacation, these condos certainly won’t disappoint! From balconies surrounded by blue rolling waves to wrap-around windows that provide 24/7 views, our oceanfront rentals will make you feel as if you never left your spot in the sand.
2-bed/2-bath | Sleeps 6
There’s nothing like the welcome of soft neutral tones, plush furnishings, and the sight of the sea to ease you into relaxation mode. Southwind 503 is a cozy fifth-floor unit that instantly impresses with its inviting feel. Let the kids sleep-in while you enjoy a quiet morning with a warm cup of coffee in the lovely, white-cabinet kitchen. We recommend bringing your morning caffeine to the furnished balcony for some “you” time… Just bring some light reading and enjoy the serene, kid-free atmosphere!
2-bed/2-bath | Sleeps 6
After months of waking up to the sight of sleet and snow, Ebb Tide 506 will be a treat for your eyes as it boasts of a bird’s-eye-view of the sunny beach. This luxury condo is the perfect spring break rental as its layout and rich, warm tones exude a home-like atmosphere. Stay in for a night and dine in style no matter which area you choose. Looking onto the ocean from above, the high-top, outdoor dining set creates a dreamy environment for evening drinks and appetizers. When the sun fades, move the fun indoors to the formal dining room table where everyone can sit-down and enjoy a delicious meal together.
2-bed/2-bath | Sleeps 6
Watch the tide ebb and flow along the Florida east coast from your spot on Sea Coast Gardens II 501’s balcony! This oceanfront condo is fully equipped to check off all of your spring break vacation needs. From tasteful furnishings to a 55-inch TV to a sliding glass view of the sandy shore, you’ll find this cozy condo perfectly suited to drawing your family near on vacation. Give yourself permission to a lazy morning and stay in bed a bit longer to enjoy the master’s stunning blue-water view. It’s the perfect way to start the day!
Properties with ALL the On-Site Extras
While a spring vacation full of sun-bathing and sandy toes is iconic for a reason, there’s nothing like extra on-site fun to set this year’s trip apart from the rest. From Olympic-sized swimming pools to resort-like saunas, discover some of our condo rentals and their complexes with amenities that’ll spice up your stay.
3-bed/2-bath | Sleeps 6
Located across the street from the non-driving beach, Oceanwalk 20-205 is one of the few lucky units in this complex with a glimpse of the rolling, blue horizon. Similar to other condos in Oceanwalk, this gorgeous rental boasts of a roomy layout, high-end features, and even a Jacuzzi-style bathtub! While nothing beats the beach itself, you’ll find the complex amenities rivaling for your attention; pools, exercise and sauna rooms, shuffleboard, tennis, and basketball courts, a BBQ area, sun decks, and more are all provided on-site.
2-bed/2-bath | Sleeps 7
This is the perfect family beach rental for those traveling with pool-obsessed littles! Ebb Tide 102 is a cozy, ground-floor unit that sits just steps away from the complex pool and beach access. You’ll love how you can relax in either the comfortable living room or master bedroom and still be able to keep tabs on your older kids outside. Ebb Tide is one of New Smyrna’s luxury complexes and boasts of special amenities such as a seasonally-heated pool, hot-tub, exercise room, a tennis court, and even a sauna!
3-bed/3-bath | Sleeps 8
Wall-to-wall ocean views, a magazine-like interior, and enough space for the entire family? Yes, yes, and yes! Surf and Racquet 304 is a dreamy NSB condo that sits above the water and offers so many fun extras to enjoy during your stay. While its modern interior and window views are hard to draw away from, you’ll find the Surf and Racquet Club complex to offer amenities you won’t want to miss. Complete your bicep curl set to an ocean view in the exercise room or work up a healthy sweat on the complex’s tennis court. An oceanfront pool, a sauna, and plenty of lounge chairs are also provided for guest pampering.
Condos Just Steps from Flagler Fun
It’s not a true spring break vacation if you’re not constantly grabbing ice cream at local shops, browsing swimsuit boutiques, and dining along the famous Flagler Avenue. While all of our NSB vacation rentals are centrally located near this famous street, we offer select ones that are only walking-distance away! Hop a beach cruiser or use your own two legs in exploring New Smyrna Beach’s small-town scene.
2-bed/2-bath | Sleeps 6
If dining al fresco ranks high in your list of favorite things, this well-decorated penthouse has the views and balcony set-up for you! Soak up the Florida warmth and salty breeze at the outdoor dining table for four. You’ll love how cooking and dining can all be done on this balcony as an electric George Foreman grill shares this outdoor space. On the evenings when your family feels adventurous, use the complex’s beach access and stroll down the sandy shore until you reach Flagler Avenue. We recommend grabbing a bite at the oceanfront restaurant, Breakers, for the best burgers on the East Coast!
2-bed/2-bath | Sleeps 4
This adorable condo is certainly one you and yours will want to return to year after year. Cozy furnishings mixed with mid-century modern accents create an atmosphere of familiarity you’ll immediately connect with. You’ll love how this NSB condo’s location caters to your ultimate convenience as the beach, pool, local shops, and amazing restaurants are all only a short walk away! We recommend taking a morning stroll to the nearby Third Wave Café to start your day with their warm cappuccinos and mouth-watering Nutella crepes.
Vacation Rentals for Large Groups
What’s a spring break vacation without your best friends and family alongside you? Invite the whole clan to come relax on New Smyrna Beach’s shore and book a vacation rental that accommodates your large group.
4-bed/3-bath | Sleeps 10
With a direct view of the Atlantic and a private walkway leading to the golden sand, it’s no wonder that Beachside Vista is always popular with guests! Vacation with your life-long family friends in this luxury home and spend your days relaxing together on the oceanfront balcony. Share evening glasses of wine and enjoy the pink skies overhead while the kids (and dogs too!) play freely nearby.
4-bed/3-bath | Sleeps 12
Nothing quite says spring break like a lime green beach cottage with tropical décor! Mermaid’s Playground is a two-story home located in a prestigious NSB neighborhood and sits just across from the privately shared beach boardwalk. This is the quintessential rental for those sharing their beach vacation with another family as each floor is equipped with its own living, dining, and kitchen areas. Join together around the private pool for sunbathing and meals at the outdoor dining set. With friends, your own personal space, and a private pool at your fingertips, you could nearly go the entire vacation without leaving!
4-bed/3.5-bath | Sleeps 12
If fresh water fishing and sunset kayaking better suit your family’s lifestyle, Luxury on the Lagoon is the perfect river retreat for outdoor-lovers. Nestled along the shore of Mosquito Lagoon, this three-story beach mansion wows guests with views of Florida’s wild nature and serene waters from every floor. With over 3,000 square feet, a double garage, two boat docks, and even an elevator, this luxury home is sure to pamper you and yours with the best spring break yet.
There’s nothing more fitting than celebrating the end of chilly days with a spring vacation in sunny New Smyrna Beach. Take advantage of our newly LOWERED rates and reserve your spot in the sand while it’s still available! Book on our website or call us at 386.478.7863 for a professional vacation planner to assist you in finding the best beach rental in NSB.