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A Cluster of 3 Cottages, Tropical Pool with Waterfall, Great Sandy Beach

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Last updated: 09/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Holmes Beach cottage description

Enjoy these beautifully renovated cottages with full air conditioning and heating, comfortably furnished and fitted with all mod cons to ensure that your holiday starts from the moment you arrive. Situated in a quiet location, being Anna Maria, a nature reserve on Anna Maria Island on the Gulf Coast of Florida, neighbouring the exclusive Island of Longboat Key. They have a Tropical Landscaped Garden, surrounding a Free Form Pool with Waterfall, only 300 feet down a leafy lane to a wonderful white sandy beach that stretches for 7 miles being from one end of the Island to the other, where you can watch dolphins swim, Ibis run and pelicans dive. You will find the people helpful and friendly, wonderful restaurants, great shops, good supermarket, tennis courts, skate board park. Rent everything from boats, kayaks, windsurfers, surf boards, fishing rods, bikes, scooters to playpens. It is 1 hour to Tampa, 2½ to Orlando, 30 minutes to Sarasota so within easy reach of numerous attractions.

Guest Comments: • As per usual we have had a wonderful holiday.
• We love it here. It is so relaxing.
• Thanks so much we will be back again soon.
• The cottage was great for our family.
• Can’t wait until the next time.
• All very comfortable and clean.
• It’s the ultimate peaceful holiday retreat.
• Perfect.

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • This cottage surrounds a free-form private heated deep pool with waterfall which is shared with our other 2 smaller Cottages....moreless


                  • Audio Tape Player
                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • Books For Kids
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • VCR
                  • Video Library


                  • Family
                  • Romantic


                  • Cinemas
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Walking
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing

                  local services and businesses

                  • Massage Therapist
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Laundromat

                  Location Type

                      • Beach

                      sports and adventure activities

                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Paragliding
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Sailing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Communication / Internet

                              • Fax


                              • Dining Area
                              • Seating for 6 people

                              forms of payment

                                  • Accept Credit Card


                                  • Wireless Internet
                                  • Sofa Bed
                                  • Internet
                                  • Hair Dryer
                                  • Linens Provided
                                  • Local Maps
                                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                                  • Telephone
                                  • Towels Provided
                                  • Activities Guide
                                  • Air Conditioning
                                  • Ceiling Fans
                                  • Heating
                                  • Clothes Dryer
                                  • Iron & Board
                                  • Washing Machine
                                  • Parking
                                  • Parking Off Street


                                  • Coffee Maker
                                  • Cooking Utensils
                                  • Toaster
                                  • Microwave
                                  • Oven
                                  • Refrigerator
                                  • Pantry Items
                                  • Stove
                                  • Dishwasher
                                  • Freezer
                                  • Grill
                                  • Blender


                                  • Barbecue
                                  • Lawn / Garden
                                  • Terrace
                                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                                  • Beach Chairs
                                  • Beach Towels
                                  • Outdoor Grill

                                  Pool / Spa

                                  • Communal Pool
                                  • Outdoor Pool
                                  • Heated Pool


                                  Write a review 5
                                  from 1 traveler reviews
                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Rate 4
                                  Aug 16 - Nov 30, 2014
                                  4 night min stay

                                  Rate 5
                                  Dec 1 - Dec 19, 2014
                                  4 night min stay

                                  Rate 6
                                  Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2015
                                  7 night min stay

                                  Rate 1
                                  Jan 3 - Feb 13, 2015
                                  4 night min stay

                                  Rate 2
                                  Feb 14 - Feb 28, 2015
                                  4 night min stay

                                  2015 Rate 3
                                  Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                                  4 night min stay

                                  2015 Rate 4
                                  Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                                  4 night min stay

                                  2015 Rate 5
                                  May 1 - May 31, 2015
                                  4 night min stay


                                  Additional information about rental rates


                                  • Cleaning $0.01 + tax
                                  • Tax Rate 11.5%


                                  The above prices are for Starfish Cottage. We also have 2 smaller cottages for rent and the prices for these range from $875 to $1400 per week.

                                  Cleaning, linen and towels are included in the rental price.

                                  Special offers may be available – please see our website for more details:

                                  A security/damage deposit of $525.00 is required to secure a booking

                                  Rates shown above are subject to change and exclude all applicable taxes

                                  Rental monies are due 12 weeks prior to arrival date

                                  We can accept payment by cheque or Visa/MasterCard

                                  A surcharge may be applied for rentals of less than 7 nights

                                  An additional charge of $50.00 + taxes per person per rental using sofa-bed

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                                  Last updated: 09/16/2014
                                  Check availability
                                  23 Available
                                  21 Unavailable
                                  22 Today
                                  23 Selected dates


                                  14 Miles
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  150 Metres
                                  Nearest Beach

                                  Car: Recommended

                                  Other Activities: beach, art, shelling


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                                  Speaks: english

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                                  • Photo taken by a guest at Starfish cottage

                                    Photo taken by a guest at Starfish cottage

                                  • Starfish Cottage

                                    Starfish Cottage

                                  • The island

                                    The island

                                  • The beach

                                    The beach

                                  • The pool

                                    The pool

                                  • Heron on the beach

                                    Heron on the beach

                                  • Shell Cottage

                                    Shell Cottage

                                  • Starfish dining room

                                    Starfish dining room

                                  • Seahorse sitting room

                                    Seahorse sitting room

                                  $175 - $275 per night (USD)

                                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 6

                                  View calendar: Updated 09/16/14
                                  Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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