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Paradise Found in Anna Maria - Canal/Pool Home/Close to Beach

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,875 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 14 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps up to 8)

Paradise Found at this Anna Maria Island canal front pool home with private dock. Located just 3 blocks from the beach, this spacious and recently renovated home boasts two master suites and comfortably sleeps eight. Just steps to free island trolley and two blocks from shops and restaurants. Other amenities include heated pool, washer/dryer, Internet, cable TV, DVD, VCR, and outside pool/beach shower. Ideal location and quality furnishings make this your perfect vacation rental!

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More Details

Owner
Pamela
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

Why Pamela chose Anna Maria Island

Great beaches, relaxing atmosphere, and close to Tampa. Walking distance to the beach, shops, restaurants, and the island trolley line.

What makes this house unique

A quiet place to enjoy being with your family. Split floor plan with open common area. Two master suites with adjoining bathrooms allowing for more privacy for couples or family vacationing together.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Good morning…..all I can say is WOW…what an awesome place you have!!! Leaving there Saturday morning was a very depressing moment. My husband and I both commented how this was one of the fastest vacations we have ever taken because we were having so much fun. The boat rental worked out great and we caught a ton of fish. My son caught a ton of pin fish from your dock and on the last night we were there, a manatee blessed us with his presence and hung out there for like an hour. I can understand why people love it there. We have been to other places in Florida but the island was so laid back and relaxing and everyone we met was so nice. Please tell your Dad thank you for the restaurant tips, especially Mr. Bones…best ribs Ive ever eaten!!! I was trying to figure out how to bring back a few slabs in my suitcase. Your house was so comfortable and relaxing. My husband and I were trying to figure out how much a place like that, with those amenities (pool, canal, dock) would go for on todays market, just in case we win the lottery? That whole area on Key Royale looked very expensive to me? We saw some huge boats down there that were in the 7-8 million dollar range and some houses that looked quite spendy as well. Anyways now Im back at awful work, but thanks again for everything and we will definitely keep you in mind for future rentals and referrals. Take care.
Jun 2009
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Amenities

Holmes Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1875 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
On Great Canal with spot to tie up your Boat, 3 TVs (One in Living Room, and two of the bedrooms), Broadband Internet access for your laptop, all Cooking Utensils and Dishes, Kids Games, Books, Coffeemaker.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Paradise Found in Anna Maria - Canal/Pool Home/Close to Beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
5

Great Home and location

  • 5 of 5

House is perfect for my family. Located on a canal with a dock for the boat, it provides quick access to the inter-coastal, Tampa Bay, and the Gulf for the fisherman and a very short walk to the beach for the beach-goers. House is well equipped, tastefully decorated, clean and very comfortable - especially the living room furniture and most importantly, the beds. As soon as you walk in, it gives the ambience of a home and not a "rental property". The pool is temperature controlled which an extremely nice feature as its always refreshing.

Pam, the owner, is awesome to deal with and readily available for any questions or concerns you might have.

I highly recommend this home.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Carolina
5

Wonderful Vacation at Paradise Found

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 had a wonderful 2 week vacation staying at Paradise Found on Anna Maria Island. We enjoyed the open layout of the home and were impressed with the cleanliness of the home when we arrived. The pool with the screen enclosure was a definite bonus. Pamela was a pleasure to work with. The beach was beautiful, even with a few bad weather days, and we were thrilled to have several manatees swimming close by. I think we've found our new favorite vacation spot!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Just perfect

  • 5 of 5

Amazing place. Plenty of space for everyone. We rented kayaks (Happy Paddler), used them every day on Bimini Bay. Fished off the canal everyday, walked to the beach (.35 miles). Swam in the pool. It was great having 3 bedrooms/3 baths. The house was clean, bright, and well appointed.

Would love to come back!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The house was amazing!

  • 5 of 5

The house was so great. It was just as described with a great living room space. It was only a short walk to the beach and had a nice pool in the back. I would definitely recommend this property to anyone!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sam, Thank you for the great review, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, I hope to have you back again soon. Warm Regards, Pamela
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Pittsburgh
5

"Paradise Found" couldnt have been more perfect!

  • 5 of 5

After a whirlwind trip to Disney, this beach house was the perfect way to unwind. 4 adults and 4 kids fit perfectly into this house. This was our first trip to Anna Maria Island and definitely won't be the last. The area lives up to its name and all of the reviews I found on it. It's quaint yet not too slow for the younger ones. As for this house.... From the gorgeous pool, the manatees in the canal and the whole house speaker system. EVERY SINGLE person was satisfied. Pamela's taste in furnishings and linens are unmatched by any rental we've ever had. We truly felt like we were in someone's house, not a rental. We can't wait to go back! Definitely don't miss a meal at THE WATERFRONT it was spectacular! Thank you to the owner for being a joy to work with!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loudon, NH
5

Loved Every Minute!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just spent 8 wonderful nights at Paradise Found! It was what we thought it was going to be and more. The home is wonderful - pretty, beachy, relaxing, really just perfect. The bed was comfortable, the bathrooms were great, the living area was spacious and comfy, and the pool area was paradise. We took a wonderful 3 mile walk every morning, walked easily to the gorgeous beach almost every day and there were many bars and restaurants and shops that were an easy walk. We also used the free trolley which was so convenient, and there is a trolley stop very close to the house. There is also a Publix store very close by. Pamela was wonderful to deal with and Karen was very helpful when we had a question about the wifi. We have NO negative comments and we hope to vacation there again!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Holmes Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 10 2016 - Dec 15 2017
14 night minimum stay
$1,650
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
14 night minimum stay
$1,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150
Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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