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Delightful Island Beach Condo - White Sugar-sand Beach, Large Pool, Free WIFI

Bedrooms 1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Runaway Bay Resort #264: 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Perfect place to relax and enjoy your beach vacation so close to the sugary-soft white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico and the Sarasota Intracoastal Waterway (Sarasota Bay) in the warm sunshine of the Tampa Bay area on Florida's spectacular Gulf Coast. Largest heated pool on Anna Maria island!!

Recently remodeled, spacious 1-bedroom condo is beautifully decorated and the huge windows offer a gorgeous view of landscaped grounds and pool. Large bedroom features a king-size bed and LCD HD cable TV, and the roomy living area offers a comfortable leather sleeper sofa and love seat along with LCD HD cable TV, DVR, DVD player, and gorgeous dining area seating for 6. Comes complete with fully equipped separate kitchen. Enjoy your morning coffee or gaze out at the large pool from the private screened lanai off the living room and bedroom.

Amenities: Central AC & heat, 2 LCD HD cable TV’s, DVR, DVD player, free Wi-Fi, phones, full size refrigerator with freezer and ice maker, microwave, dishwasher, blender, crock pot, cookware and dishes, ceiling fans, complete linens, beach towels and umbrella. No pets, no smoking. All you need for a wonderful beach experience!

Only about a 3 minute walk to the wide white sandy beach via our PRIVATE beach access. The resort features large pool (largest heated pool on the island), lighted tennis court, private fishing pier, laundry facilities, exercise equipment room, reserve parking, shuffleboard, BBQ grills, lush landscaping.

Activities: Swimming, Dining, Fishing, Boating, Snorkeling, Golf, Miniature Golf, Parasailing, Jet Skiing, Sailing, Bicycling, Shopping, Shelling, Free trolley service, Golf Cart rentals for street use. Anna Maria Island with its 7 miles of white, sandy beaches has a relaxed quiet atmosphere with an Old Florida feel. Enjoy early morning walks on the miles and miles of wonderful Gulf beaches, catch a glimpse of the occasional dolphin and manatee in the Gulf's warm blue waters, and enjoy the spectacular sunsets.

Area: Near Sarasota and Tampa’s major airports, Bradenton, Longboat Key, famous St. Armand's Circle on Lido Key, Mote Marine Center, Ringling Museums, Busch Gardens, Adventure Island and just a couple of hours to Orlando area including Disney World, 2 Universal Parks, Sea World, water parks, and more!!

More Details

Philip and Ann Horning
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

Why Philip and Ann Horning chose Bradenton Beach

Being a native Floridian and having visited almost every beach area in the state, we knew without a doubt that Anna Maria Island and Runaway Bay Resort was the best Florida had to offer.


Bradenton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Hand held shower massage. Vanity cabinet and sink.
  • Includes all linens, including beach towels.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2 additional persons accommodated on sofa bed in living room
  • Spacious with private screened lanai balcony.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • DVR
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • 5 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Free WiFi in unit. Two LCD HD TV's with expanded cable channels. Living room TV includes DVR. Free Long Distance telephone for all of USA, Canada, Guam and Puerto Rico. Full sized crockpot in kitchen. Hand held shower massage.


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Delightful Island Beach Condo - White Sugar-sand Beach, Large Pool, Free WIFI
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews

Great summer vacation

  • 5 of 5

This place was very nice and homey. My kids slept on the pull out couch and my husband and I slept in the master bedroom. We played cards on the patio and the kitchen table was great for board games and sitting down together for dinner. The kitchen came fully equipped (we only needed to buy groceries) and the extra towels in the bathroom came in handy. Large closet space and the condo is near the pool and the beach. I was worried about walking to the beach but it is literally across the street so it was a great stay. If you want a peaceful atmosphere, this is the place to go. Lots of shops and restaurants nearby too. First time staying on Anna Maria Island and it was great. Loved it.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent Condo

  • 5 of 5

We have rented this condo for the last 4 years and we love it! It is in a great location. It has everything you need to make your stay great! The pool is very night and the beach is only a short walk.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Will be back for sure!

  • 5 of 5

Wow! First time renting here ! Found it through this website and was thoroughly impressed! Great location to everything Anna Maria has to offer! The condo is so homey and clean. The pool is clean and refreshing and everyone around is so friendly! Will not be our last stay guaranteed! Highly recommended

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved my stay!

  • 5 of 5

I loved the clean, beachy feel of the condo and its convenience to the beach and restaurants. We had all the kitchen and bath amenities we needed to cook full meals and use the beach and pool. The unit looked very well kept and was bright and cheerful but also quiet. The staff was friendly and helpful. I spent a lot of time coming and going to the beach and pool and I loved having an Indian restaurant in walking distance! I took drives in either direction and I must say the location of the condo is great for seeing the whole set of islands. I would come back to this unit every year if I could.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2015
  • Stayed: November 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful, clean, and close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

This is the 3rd time I have stayed at this apt. After finding it and having a great stay, I just keep coming back. It is clean, and comfortable. The beach access is just across the street. The owner has a closet full of beach chairs/umbrella, and boogie board. It's a short 20 min drive to get to Mote Aquarium. I love the area so much. The sunsets are beautiful. Also, the owner and manager are always very easy to work with. On this last trip, we got in after the office closed, but we had all the instructions necessary to pick up the keys.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2014
  • Stayed: November 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Love this place!

  • 5 of 5

We have been to this condo many times and hope to go many more. It is delightful and so well maintained. Being there brings joy to our hearts every time we go. My daughter calls it her "healing place". Its so restful, close to everything that is important on vacation and it's such a good price we looks forward to going as often as we can.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Sarasota (SRQ); Tampa Airport (TIA) 54 miles
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Many places on the island and nearby
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Many restaraunts on the island and nearby
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Rentals available on the island
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Private access & sandy beach just a few steps away
Car: not necessary

Located at 1801 Gulf Drive North, Bradenton Beach, FL 34217. Not far from Tampa which includes Busch Gardens, Florida Aquarium, Lowery Park Zoo, Museum of Science and Industry, and Adventure Island. Not far from Orlando which includes all Disney Parks, Sea World and all Universal attractions. Nearby cities include Bradenton, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Clearwater and Tampa.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Departure cleaning $70 + Tax
Booking fee $25
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are subject to change until confirmed with management.

Advance deposit of 25% of total is required on your reservation. All balances are due 30 days prior to arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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