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2nd house from the beach with no roads to cross

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Last updated: 12/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Read our Feedback, 100% POSITIVE. This is without a doubt the CLEANEST and BRIGHTEST vacation rental you will find on the island! This beach bungalow is the GROUND FLOOR UNIT of a beach front duplex. (The 2 bedroom upper level unit is available as VRBO #260347)

Welcome to paradise! ANNA MARIA ISLAND is the first of the barrier islands located along Florida's Gulf Coast. It is about 7 miles long and 1/2 a mile wide. It is known for beautiful beaches, breathtaking sunsets and a boat load of really nice people. The number one activity in the area is to DO NOTHING AND RELAX ON THE BEACH.

This charming BEACH HOUSE is tucked away on a VERY QUIET STREET in the sleepy north end of the Island. It is the 2ND HOUSE FROM THE BEACH with no roads to block access. If you open your bedroom window at night, the only sound will be the rolling surf on the beach. This is truly the BEST LOCATION on the Island.

Your front door is less than 30 seconds from the most PRISTINE BEACH in Florida. The sand is like powdered sugar. It never gets hot on your feet because it is 99% PURE QUARTZ. The water is warm and shallow. The fishing is excellent. The SANDBAR RESTAURANT is a 5 minute stroll down the beach.

The unit is light and bright with a multitude of windows. Everything has been recently updated in a fun coastal decor featuring hand painted starfish on the walls. Featured amenities include a 47' Flat Panel HIGH DEFINITION TV with BLUE RAY DISC player and a great selection of movies, IPOD DOCKING STATION, and LIGHTNING FAST WI FI INTERNET. Some key features include PEEKS OF THE GULF, Mediterranean Style TERRAZZO Floors. The gourmet kitchen has GRANITE countertops, STAINLESS appliances and a MARGARITAVILLE FROZEN CONCOCTION MAKER.

Please DON'T HESITATE TO CALL or email with any questions. Book early because the premium dates will fill up fast. With its ultra premium location and brand new amenities, this is the BEST VALUE on the vacation rental market!


Keywords: Beach House, Island Vacation Rental, Duplex

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Owner

Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 962 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old is minimum age to rent without pre-approval...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Kinderzeat booster chair/ high chair, Thomas the Tank Engine Set, games, puzzles and beach toys...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    This is a ground floor unit with no steps to climb...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking allowed inside...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Quiet, well behaved dogs (no Marley and Me) with pre-approval and extra $75 cleaning fee. No cats allowed due to allergies....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master Bedroom with Private Bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Guest Bedroom with 2 Twin Beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Guest Bedroom with Queen Bed ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen

    Queen Size pull out sofa bed in living room...moreless

  • 5 Beds Total: (2) Queen size Beds including (1) Pillow Top Mattress and (1) Firm Mattress, (2) Twin or Single Beds, (1) Living Room Sofa pulls out to queen sized bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Guest Bathroom...moreless

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Master Bathroom...moreless

  • Master Bathroom has shower only, 2nd bath has tub/shower combination

Other Amenities

  • Outdoor shower with hot water is located at back of cottage

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Many children's books and adult novels for your use....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    DVD Collection Includes; Transformers, Tomb Raider, Planet Earth, The Rundown, Superman, We Were Soldiers, King Kong, Apollo 13, The Italian Job, Michael Clayton, Casablanca, U-571, The Departed, Etc....moreless

  • Games:

    Variety of Board Games, Puzzles, and Books for all ages....moreless

  • Music Library:

    Ipod docking station on stereo...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Many High Definition Channels...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    46' Flat Screen in Living Room and 32' Flat Screen in Master Bedroom. Both with Blu Disk Players....moreless

  • Toys:

    Thomas the Tank Engine set and Papo Figurine Royal Castle Set for your children's use and enjoyment....moreless

  • Video Game Console:

    Sony Playstation 2 with 20 plus games...moreless

  • Video Games:

    20 Old School PS2 Games...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Blue Ray Disk Player with 20 movies. In addition, a complete selection of the latest hollywood hits is available at the local Red Box for just $1 per night....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    2nd house from the beach. 50 steps from house to sand with no road to block access....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Table seats 6 comfortably with room for 2 additional seats....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Internet:

    Lightning fast internet connection available for $20 per week...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All Bedding and Linens provided....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    2 Dedicated parking spaces...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    2 dedicated parking spaces...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Call for details...moreless

  • Telephone:

    free local calls shared with upper unit...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Beach and Bath Towels Provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Free - onsite shared with upper unit...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Lightning fast internet connection available for $20 per week...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Tommy Bahama Frozen Concoction Maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Well stocked with everything you need to make a great meal. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Granite countertops, stainless appliances Kitchen is well stocked ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    GE Advantec with oven cooking capability as well as microwave cooking capability....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Ice Maker and Water on outside...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas Grill and Small Weber Charcoal Grill....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall
Sep 11 - Jan 13, 2017
3 night min stay

$1,485 $5,346
Winter/Spring
Jan 14 - Apr 22, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,885 $6,786

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer
Apr 23 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,585 $5,706
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

$1,450
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

PEAK WEEKS AND HOLIDAYS ARE 1 WEEK MINIMUM STAY.

HOLIDAY WEEKS ARE AT PEAK PRICE DESPITE WHAT TIME OF YEAR THEY ARE. HOLIDAYS ARE 1 WEEK MINIMUM.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

  • Sandbar Restaurant

    "Enjoy the freshest seafood on the island! Be sure to ask for a beachfront table with a stun..."

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  • Anna Maria City Pier

    "The best fishing on the island is found at the end of this 700 ft long pier. Enjoy a cold b..."

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  • Rod & Reel Pier

    "Great fishing and a boat load of really nice people. The Rod and Reel is one of the only pr..."

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  • Anna Maria Island Community

    "Tennis Courts, Exercise Classes, Art Classes, and Seasonal Events make this a great place to..."

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  • Waterfront Restaurant

    "Scrumptious fish tacos and free appetizers during happy hour. A local favorite for fresh se..."

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  • Free Trolley Stop

    "This is the closest stop of the free trolley that runs the entire length of the island. It ..."

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  • Publix Super Market at Holmes Beach

  • US Post Office

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sarasota International Airport (35 minutes away)
0.01 Miles
Nearest Ferry
NA (Bridges to all barrier islands)
0.01 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Sandbar Restaurant (2 min drive/5 min walk)

Car: Not Necessary

Theme Parks: 1 hour from Busch Gardens Tampa and 2 hours from Disney World Magic Kingdom, Disney Animal Kingdom and Epcot, SeaWorld Orlando, Islands of Adventure, Typhoon Lagoon and Universal Studios Orlando.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: Originally from Minnesota, my husband and I moved here with our children to live the dream. That dream being, residing in a small beach community with pristine beaches and powdered sugar sand. Safe, quiet streets, and a great sense of community.

Why the Owner Chose Anna Maria, FL, USA:
We purchased this home 100% because of its location. The property is located on a quiet dead end street and is only a few steps to one of the most pristine beaches in the world.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Location, location, location


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

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Photos

  • 2nd house from the beach with no roads to cross

    2nd house from the beach with no roads to cross

  • Large, Shaded Front Patio Has Seating For 4 and Peeks of the Gulf

    Large, Shaded Front Patio Has Seating For 4 and Peeks of the Gulf

  • Eat in kitchen has seating for 8.

    Eat in kitchen has seating for 8.

  • Living Room has pull out sleeper sofa, 42" TV with Blu-Ray DVD and wi-fi

    Living Room has pull out sleeper sofa, 42" TV with Blu-Ray DVD and wi-fi

  • Guest bedroom #2 has two twin beds with high quality mattresses

    Guest bedroom #2 has two twin beds with high quality mattresses

  • Guest Bath includes Bathtub, Shower and plenty of extra beach towels

    Guest Bath includes Bathtub, Shower and plenty of extra beach towels

  • En suite master bathroom with granite countertop and walk in shower

    En suite master bathroom with granite countertop and walk in shower

  • BBQ Grill, Beach Chairs, Umbrella, and Boogie Boards For Your Use and Enjoyment.

    BBQ Grill, Beach Chairs, Umbrella, and Boogie Boards For Your Use and Enjoyment.

  • View From Front Porch, the beach path is between the green cans

    View From Front Porch, the beach path is between the green cans

  • The free trolley is a great way to tour the island.  Pickup is 10 minutes away.

    The free trolley is a great way to tour the island. Pickup is 10 minutes away.

  • World famous Sandbar Restaurant only 10 minute walk down the beach.

    World famous Sandbar Restaurant only 10 minute walk down the beach.

  • Small, well behaved dogs considered.

    Small, well behaved dogs considered.

  • 2nd House from pristine powdered sugar sand beach

    2nd House from pristine powdered sugar sand beach

  • Gourmet Kitchen features granite countertops, and stainless appliances

    Gourmet Kitchen features granite countertops, and stainless appliances

  • Not a stock photo.  This was taken 2 minutes from your front door.

    Not a stock photo. This was taken 2 minutes from your front door.

  • Guest Bedroom #1 has queen sized bed

    Guest Bedroom #1 has queen sized bed

  • Guest bedroom #2 looks out onto fenced back yard

    Guest bedroom #2 looks out onto fenced back yard

  • Master Bedroom with Queen Bed, Flat Panel TV, and private master bath.

    Master Bedroom with Queen Bed, Flat Panel TV, and private master bath.

  • Free onsite laundry.  Detergent, Bleach and Stain Remover Provided.

    Free onsite laundry. Detergent, Bleach and Stain Remover Provided.

  • Gas grill for outdoor cooking.  Propane provided.

    Gas grill for outdoor cooking. Propane provided.

  • Welcome to the City of Anna Maria

    Welcome to the City of Anna Maria

  • Great food and fishing less than 1 mile away.

    Great food and fishing less than 1 mile away.

  • Actual photo of beach less than 2 minutes from your front door.

    Actual photo of beach less than 2 minutes from your front door.

  • First thing you see after crossing the bridge.

    First thing you see after crossing the bridge.

VRBO #298525

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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