Port Canaveral, Florida

Cruising, Fishing, Nightlife and the Freshest Seafood 

Port Canaveral is a world-class cruise and cargo port located 45 minutes east of Orlando. Voted the Best North American Homeport by Cruise Critic, Port Canaveral is the fastest growing cruise port in Florida and is a homeport to the industry's top cruise lines. The port also has fishing charters and one-of-a-kind, waterfront dining that serves some of the freshest seafood in Florida. 

Cruises

As the world’s second busiest cruise passenger port, Port Canaveral is a homeport to Carnival Cruise Line, Disney Cruise Line, Norwegian Cruise Line, and Royal Caribbean International. These companies offer some of the most innovative cruise experiences to the Caribbean on the high seas today.

Port Canaveral offers 3-, 4-, 5-, 7-, 8- and 9-day/night cruises, with itineraries to the Bahamas, Eastern, Western and Southern Caribbean.

Snooze & Cruise

You’ve spent months planning your dream cruise from Port Canaveral. Choosing the right ship, picking out the best shore excursions, looking forward to gourmet meals and having a great time on board. You surely do not want to find that your flight was delayed or get a flat tire on the interstate while in route.

Whether you're preparing to set sail, or returning from an unforgettable ocean voyage, Florida's Space Coast is the perfect place to extend your cruise vacation. Arrive on the Space Coast one or two days prior to your cruise departure date to relax and enjoy the many attractions in the area or just relax on the beach and dream of your upcoming cruise. Or post-cruise, spend a few more days unwinding before you head home.

Space Coast hotels are only minutes away from Port Canaveral and when you choose to stay here, you don't have to worry about getting stuck in traffic or weather delays that may cause you to miss your cruise. 

"Snooze & Cruise" packages, available at many of our local hotels, allowing for convenient parking and transportation to and from Port Canaveral. Just cruise on over, and we'll take care of the rest. For more information, click on Specials above and then on Snooze & Cruise for a listing of hotels offering the package.

Stay and Play: Port Canaveral Campgrounds

Exploration Tower

With seven floor of exhibits and interactive play, the Exploration Tower includes something for everyone. Learn about Port Canaveral’s history, grab a bite to eat, enjoy panoramic views of Port Canaveral and Kennedy Space Center, and much more!

Restaurants and Nightlife

Port Canaveral isn't just a cruise port. It's also home to The Cove, the port’s entertainment district, featuring shopping and dining to entertain visitors. Home to several waterfront restaurants, visitors can enjoy some of the best seafood restaurants on Florida's Space Coast while watching cruise ships depart. And when the sun goes down, many restaurants and lounges stay open late offering live music and drink specials.  

Check out how others vacationed in Port Canaveral!

Events
Apr 27
Melbourne
32nd Annual 5k Flamingo Run April 27, 2019

THE 5K FLAMINGO RUN KICKS OFF THE MELBOURNE ART…

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Apr 27
Cocoa Beach
Cocoa Beach Uncorked April 27, 2019 - April 28, 2019

Cocoa Beach Uncorked celebrates the areas’ most celebrated chefs, restaurants, and…

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Apr 30
Cape Canaveral
SpaceX Falcon 9 | CRS 17 | Rocket Launch April 30, 2019

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the 19th Dragon spacecraft mission on its 17th operational cargo…

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May 4
Melbourne
Space Coast Countdown to Fitness May 4, 2019

Timeline April 1, 2019: Registration OPENS for…

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May 27
Cape Canaveral
SpaceX Falcon 9 | Amos 17 | Rocket Launch May 27, 2019

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Amos 17 communications satellite. Built by Boeing and owned…

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$28 Boarding Coupon Victory Casino Cruises

Call for reservations at 855-468-4286 and pay $28 for boarding, dining, $10 in qualified slot play, free…

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Fly, Stay and Cruise: Cocoa Beach Suites

Leave the worries about transportation to and from Port Canaveral behind with this Fly, Stay and Cruise…

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Fly, Stay and Cruise: Econo Lodge Cocoa Beach

Going on a cruise, then consider a pre- or post - stay at Econo Lodge Cocoa Beach! Their Snooze and Cruise…

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Fly, Stay and Cruise: Econolodge Hotel® Port Canaveral Area

Fly into the Orlando, Sanford, or Melbourne International Airport and shuttle transportation will pick you up…

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Fly, Stay and Cruise: Quality Inn & Suites Cocoa Beach

Make the boat on time with Quality Inn & Suites Cocoa Beach FLY, SNOOZE & CRUISE Package. This package…

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