3 Bedroom / 2 Bath Ground Level Cottage Near the Beach

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305 61st - B, Holmes Beach, FL 32417


Last updated: 11/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This listing is for 305 61st St - Unit B, Holmes Beach, 34217.

This a duplex property. (Note that Unit A (VRBO property ID 554464 is a 2 bedroom/ 2 bath unit adjacent to this property. Each unit has it's own private heated pool/patio, parking, laundry, etc.)

This brand new unit has a Master suite with a king size bed and private bathroom with a shower.

The 2nd and 3rd guest bedrooms, located on the opposite side of the unit, have a queen bed and 2 twin beds respectively. The 2 guest rooms share a common hall bathroom with a tub/shower. There is a flat screen TV in each bedroom.

The center of the unit boasts an open air living room with a big screen TV and pull-out queen sofa bed.

The fully equipped kitchen provides brand new stainless appliances and a 6 person dining table. 3 additional dining places are available at the high top bar.

A full size washer and dryer are provided in the interior laundry room.

Lush tropical landscaping surrounds a private heated swimming pool in the fully fenced backyard. Other outdoor amenities include a gas grill, dining tables, lounge chairs, and various beach / recreational items.

The beautiful beaches of Anna Maria Island are located within walking distance. A multitude of excellent restaurants are also with walking distance.

Boating, Dolphin Watching, Sunsets cruises and Fishing trips can be booked at the nearby Keyes Marina or in Bradenton Beach.

Several Island Businesses rent Kayaks, Canoes, Bikes, Golf Carts, Segways, Cribs, Strollers, etc.

The 'free' Anna Maria Island Trolley is an excellent way to see and visit the island shops, restaurants, bars, and beach venues on the island.

And there's lots to do right off of the island.

Family outings include the Mote Marine Laboratory, Suncoast Bird Sanctuary, Palma Sola Botanical Gardens, Marie Selby Gardens, Ringling Brothers Museum, miniature golf, horse back riding, and lots more.

Sport enthusiast can watch one of the major league sports teams located just a few minutes away (i.e. MLB spring training in Bradenton, Tampa Bay Rays baseball in St. Petersburg, and the Tampa Bay Buccanners NFL and Tampa Bay Lightning NHL teams in Tampa).

Shop till you drop in our quaint Island Shops / Art Galleries or nearby St Armands Circle and Ellenton Outlet Malls.

Kayak, bike, walk, or bird watch in the near by Robinson Preserve.

And don't miss the nightly sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico. They are simply breath taking!

But most importantly ~ relax and enjoy our slice of Paradise.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1250 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Not required - Ground Level home

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master Bath: toilet, shower

    In Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Hall Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower



  • Games:

    Various games / puzzles...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Brighthouse digital cable provided. Includes TV channels, music channels, ESPN, and a variety of other channels....moreless

  • Television:

    50' Flat screen TV with digital cable and DVD player located in Living Room. Flat screen TV's with basic cable located in all bedrooms....moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach toys...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    3 additional inside dining spots at high bar in kitchen. Outdoor dining seating for 8....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Central heat and air...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Electric Clothes Dryer...moreless

  • Elevator:

    Not required - Ground Level home...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    None on property, but 2 fitness centers located within 1 mile....moreless

  • Garage:


  • Living Room:

    Sofa, Love seat and 2 recliner chairs accomodate 7-8 people....moreless

  • Parking:

    Onsite parking provided for 3 cars in front of the unit....moreless

  • Telephone:

    3 Cordless phone and 1 answering machine...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Front loader washer machine...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee Maker and Filters...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Pots/Pans, dishes, silverware, and various other necessary kitchen cooking / baking items provided. Including blender, crock pot, can opener, and outdoor gas grill. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless Dishwasher...moreless


  • Bicycles:

    No bicycles are provided. Bicycles are available for rent on the island....moreless

  • Boat:

    Several Boat Rental faciliites on the island ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large outdoor deck for dining, relaxing, sun bathing, etc....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Several Kayak / Canoe rental facilities on the island...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Tennis Courts available a the Anna Maria Community Center...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    There are several places to rent water sports gear on the island...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Private Heated Outdoor Pool with sunshelf...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 25 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
4 night min stay
Jan 2 - Jan 30, 2016
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Feb 1st week
Jan 31 - Feb 6, 2016
7 night min stay

Feb 2nd week
Feb 7 - Feb 12, 2016
6 night min stay
Feb 13 - Apr 30, 2016
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

May 1 - May 26, 2016
3 night min stay
Memorial Day
May 27 - May 30, 2016
3 night min stay
May 31 - Jun 29, 2016
3 night min stay
July 4th
Jun 30 - Jul 4, 2016
4 night min stay
Jul 5 - Sep 5, 2016
3 night min stay
Sep 6 - Nov 22, 2016
3 night min stay
Nov 23 - Nov 27, 2016
3 night min stay
Nov 28 - Dec 22, 2016
3 night min stay
Christmas-New Years
Dec 23 - Jan 6, 2017
4 night min stay
Winter / Spring
Jan 7 - Apr 28, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Apr 29 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
Memorial Day
May 26 - May 29, 2017
3 night min stay
May 30 - Jun 29, 2017
3 night min stay
July 4th
Jun 30 - Jul 4, 2017
4 night min stay
Jul 5 - Sep 5, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee $125 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%


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Last updated: 11/30/2015
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  • Publix Super Market - Holmes Beach

  • The Sandbar Restaurant

    "Located on the Beach. Great view, good food and beverages. "

  • Robinson Preserve

    "Great place to kayak (rentals available), walk, bird watch. A nature lovers delight."

  • The Waterfront Restaurant

    "One of my favorite restaurants on the island. It's located on the Bay side of the island acr..."

  • Star Fish Company Restaurant & Seafood Market

    "Located in the Cortez fishing village just off the island (go right a few streets after you ..."

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18 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tampa (TPA) 60 miles or Sarasota (SRQ)
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Key Royale
60 Miles
Nearest Train
16 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-75 and SR 64
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Anna Maria Island

Car: Recommended

Anna Maria Island is a quaint Barrier Island nestled in the Gulf of Mexico.

Beautiful turquoise waters and white sandy beaches are the main attraction here. It is a place where 'old' Florida charm can still be found, flip flops are a way of life and the speed limit never exceeds 35mph.

High rise condos and fast food restaurants are pleasantly absent from our pristine 'get away from it all' island.

Our accommodations and restaurants offer something for everyone. From quaint cottages by the sea to deluxe suites, from million-dollar villas to rustic cottages.

One visit to Anna Maria Island and you will be calling it, 'My island in the sun'.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: We moved from Tampa, FL to Anna Maria Island full-time in 2011. I was born and raised in Tampa and visited Anna Maria Island many times as a child. After selling my computer software business in 2007, I bought a 'weekend' place in Holmes Beach in 2008. I immediately fell in love with the island and the friendliness of the locals. It is a charming small town that I know you too will enjoy.

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  • 305 61st - B, Holmes Beach, FL 32417

    305 61st - B, Holmes Beach, FL 32417

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Master Bedroom - King Bed

    Master Bedroom - King Bed

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Twin Beds Guest Room

    Twin Beds Guest Room

  • Heated Swimming Pool

    Heated Swimming Pool

  • Backyard grill / dining

    Backyard grill / dining

  • Relaxing on The Beach

    Relaxing on The Beach

  • Bradenton Beach Sound

    Bradenton Beach Sound

  • Beautiful Beach Sunsets

    Beautiful Beach Sunsets

  • 305 61st St

    305 61st St

  • Kitchen / Dining

    Kitchen / Dining

  • Private Master Bath

    Private Master Bath

  • Queen Bed Guest Room

    Queen Bed Guest Room

  • Guest Bath

    Guest Bath

  • Backyard facing West

    Backyard facing West

  • Backyard facing East

    Backyard facing East

  • Anna Maria City Pier

    Anna Maria City Pier

  • Boating and Sailing

    Boating and Sailing

VRBO #510891

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, November 30, 2015

Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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3 Bedroom / 2 Bath Ground Level Cottage Near the Beach

Holmes Beach #510891

3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 6

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