Panoramic Gulf Front Home

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Last updated: 11/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

My home is located at 739 North Shore Drive in Anna Maria. It is on the most beautiful beach in Anna Maria. It is a split plan, the master bedroom and bath on the south end of the house, and the other two bedrooms and one bath on the north end of the house. Every room in the house but one faces the Gulf of Mexico. Two of the 3 bedrooms have a private entrance to the 600 sq. ft. deck. You can see the Gulf the instant you open your eyes in the morning. Two couples renting the house won't have to decide who get the gulf front view. I have a table and chairs on the sand so that you can dine right on the beach. The beach is very private, but yet only a few short miles to activities and shopping. You can walk the shore to one of the most popular restaurants on Anna Maria and eat on their deck barefoot. Also, my beachhouse has been the locale for two TV commercials several years ago. There is ample parking for a boat, RV, or camper with no backing up since there is a circular driveway.



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Property Type

  • House
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 8-9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • huge deck =almost every room faces beach - 2 bedrooms have individual access to deck - sugar white sand with crystal blue water - incredible view...moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • VCR


  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    The most beautiful beach on the island...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    Room for two cars...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    I have a u drive and there is lots of parking for boats and cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:


  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Just updated kitchen with custom cabinets and granite...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.5
from 30 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
7 night min stay

Fall 2
Nov 29 - Dec 18, 2015
4 night min stay
Holiday weeks
Dec 19 - Jan 2, 2016
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 11.5%


rates quoted are base rates for 6 people - there will be an extra charge of $ 50 a wk per person over 6 people

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 11/14/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1981

About the owner: I am a Florida native having been born in Ybor City, and I presently live in Odessa, Florida. I am retired after working over 25 years as a legal secretary, have 4 children and 7 grandchildren. I enjoy 'hanging out' with my grandkids, traveling, dancing, playing mah jongg and bridge, and recently reconnecting with very old friends from high school, even kindergarten.

Why the Owner Chose Anna Maria:
I have been coming to this island since I was a little girl. As the years went by, I saw more and more people discovering this piece of paradise, so my husband and I decided to hurry and buy a lot before it was 'all taken'. Now my children and grandchildren and their children will be able to enjoy it. There are no high-rise condos here. I don't have a pool, but that only makes kids appreciate nature by playing on the beach, building sandcastles, feeding sea gulls, chasing ghost crabs, going night crabbing, snorkeling, fishing off-shore, etc., instead of playing in a pool.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
One of the most unique benefits of being here is that you feel you're right on the shore although you're sitting on the deck. The sunsets are incredible, and the white egrets love to 'drop in' for a treat. Even the storms out in the gulf are beautiful to see. And i love to hear the surf. my house isn't luxurious but has a very 'beachy' charm, so i've been told. i have had tenants coming for over 20 years, a few of whom i've never met face to face. What I believe to be a plus about my home is that 2 of the 3 bedrooms have beach views and access to the deck. you You wake up to a beautiful view.

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Sunday, November 22, 2015

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