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Gulf & Sunset Views!!! 1BR Villa B is a Centrally Located, walk to all location

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 28 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa, 1 bedroom, 1 bath, sleeps 2 ( 3 max.)

Spectacular Gulf of Mexico sunset views!!!

Villa B is located in the middle of Bradenton Beach on Anna Maria Island.

Walk to all convenience: Walking distance to the best the island has to offer, including the FREE AMI Trolley, Historical Bridge Sreet, The Bradenton Beach city pier, the Bay, lots of restaurants, shops, bars, ice cream parlors, and of course one of the BEST island beaches in America.

Watch the frequently seen dolphins from the beach just across the street... Stay here for your beach wedding or family reunions.

An hour or so before the sunsets, fire up the large stainless grill in the enclosed picnic area (lighted & on property) and enjoy your meal while watching the sunset from your villa window...

Larger wedding groups can rent more villas

Keywords: Bungalow, 4-plex, Quad-plex, Villa, Cottage, Condo, Apartment, beach house

More Details

Owner
Mike
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

About Mike

Mike is a U. S. C. G. master licensed captain, advanced scuba diver that is knowledgeable about the area. Mike is friendly and has enjoyed raising a family, working, and living in beautiful Bradenton for over 22 years, only a couple miles away from this beautiful Gulf view property and has no plans to leave.

"Our goal & wishes at Salty Living Rentals is that you have what you need and sincerely enjoy your stay... When you leave take mostly good memories, a few sand dollars, and many dreams of returning…"

Mike

Mike purchased this villa in 2012

Why Mike chose Bradenton Beach

Capt. Mike, owner of Salty Living Island Rentals & Property Services, LLC. (SLRPS) Purchased this 2 story / 4-plex located right in the center of beautiful Bradenton Beach because of its great location and proximity to the Beach, City Parks, and the Bay. The property has on site parking spaces, one assigned parking space for your villa. Additional day time public parking is on the East side of the building a short 1/2 block away for a beach wedding or day visitors.

What makes this villa unique

When you stay here you can park your car and forget it (recommended). Everything you need is right here within walking distance or a short FREE Island Trolley ride away, including Historical Bridge Street, Bradenton Beach city pier and much of the BEST the island has to offer.

The Sand Dollar white sandy beach has natural wading pools just past the surf. Sometimes there is almost no surf at all, which is popular with relaxation seeking rafters. Wave runners, sail boats, kayaks, beach or charter scuba (ask me), and other water craft rentals are just a short walk down the beach. Just let Capt. Mike know what type of water sport or leisure activity you wish for before or during your stay and he'll be happy to point you in the right direction…

Wedding parties can walk from this location for all beach wedding arrangements.

Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Bradenton / Sarasota International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Island Time (Live music & dancing) on Gulf Drive
Nearest Golf
6.6 Miles
Manatee County Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
Beach House restaurant (across the street)
Nearest Beach
Bradenton Beach (in view)
Car: not necessary

Racquetball (trolley/mcat)

Parasailing

Beach Kayaking

Bridge Fishing

Health/Beauty Spa (massage therapist)

Shelling

Wildlife Viewing

Scooter & Golf cart rentals

Bike rentals.

Walking Distance:

Quiet City park with additional grill / picnic table and newer play ground (1/2 block east).

Boat / wave runner rentals & parasailing are 1 block east at the marina.

Beach wave runners, Hobie cats, & kayaks are a short beach walk & scuba (ask me).

Breakfast cafe's (several)

Circle-K (a short block)

Historic Bridge Street: includes shopping, restaurants, ice cream polars, golf putting, golf cart, bike, & scooter rentals (ask me), events here include occasional markets, art show, sand castle competition, etc...

Bradenton Beach City Pier: With fishing, bait shop, and more.

The FREE Trolley pick-up (covers all of AMI)

Beach House Restaurant (across the street): Wedding planners & fine seafood

By Free AMI Trolley:

Publix

Walgreens

CVS (pharmacy)

banks (with ATM)

All of Anna Maria Island

Long Boat Key Trolley:

Mote Marine museum

Saint Armands Circle (shopping/restaurants)

All of Long Boat Key

Walmart is in Bradenton (about 2 miles after the bridge and the mcat goes there).

Amenities

Bradenton Beach Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3 ...
  • Max. adults: 3
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • 90 day refund policy
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Comfort high toilet, vanity, hair dryer, & exhaust fan/light
  • Updates included: Wall mounted hair dryer, exhaust fan/light, comfort high toilet, grab bar & light in the shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen size bed with pillow top, extra blankets, & 2nd closet
    Convertible Bed - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Simmons queen sofa sleeper is in 'separate living Area'.
  • Sleeping areas: Sleeps 2 in the bedroom & 1 or 2 on queen sofa sleeper (3-4 is maximum, both with quality ceiling fans & 2nd closet) & has unique double dividing pocket doors, for separate access to the full bath
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • 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:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Amenities: Simmons Queen sleeper sofa (w/ceiling fan) in separate living area. 4 Beach Towels & 4 Chairs, Beach buggy, 1 Beach umbrella, beach shower & foot wash, 32' Flat Screen TV (Samsung) with DVD & 26' with cable in Bedroom, Kitchen Remodeled with track lighting, kitchen cart, blender, wine glasses / dish set & utensils (set for 4), Stainless steel sink (with disposal), Kitchen Linens Bath & Bed Linens (high thread count), Bath updated with comfort height toilet Shower with light & exhaust fan & grab bar Wall mounted hair dryer, Ceiling fans (2 Hampton Bay, Iron/Ironing Board, desk, alarm Clock, Stainless steel large gas grill plus side searing cooker & grill lighting, Large enclosed shared (lighted) patio, Fish cleaning station. Amenities if/when Request in advance (when available): Extra Beach Chairs Extra Beach Umbrella Extra Cooler Playing cards Board Games Shower seat

Reviews

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Gulf & Sunset Views!!! 1BR Villa B is a Centrally Located, walk to all location
average rating of 4.6 based on 20 reviews
5

Perfect spot for beach lovers!

  • 5 of 5

Mike's place is absolutely perfect for anyone looking for a beach getaway. We were there for a week and particularly enjoyed all the beach gear that was provided (umbrella, chairs, cooler, toys/games). The place has a lovely back deck with grill, hammock, chairs, and plenty of shade for those hot hours in the afternoon when you're ready to be out of the sun. Kitchen was well stocked with anything you could need, and the place is clean and tidy. Not to mention you are literally right across the street from a beautiful, quiet stretch of beach, and walking distance from rental spots for paddle boards, kayaks, bikes, and more. Great spot--we'll be back!!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wonderful!!! I'm so delighted you enjoyed your stay.
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4

convenient to everything

  • 4 of 5

The place was clean, comfortable able, and well-equipped. We especially enjoyed the beach cart with chairs, umbrella, etc. Mike was amazingly responsive and helpful. The repair work upstairs was no problem, although it did make me wonder about the possibility of noise if the upstairs unit was occupied. We loved our stay and would stay again

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great to meet you ladies. So glad you decided to add an extra night to your 1 week stay. Note: The upstairs now has new insulation & a composite deck over top, really great.
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5

Very clean and easy access to Beach!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed in Villa B the week of July 15, 2017. The villa was very clean upon our arrival and stocked with everything you need in the kitchen and everything you need to set up at the beach. Capt. Mike has a great set up and booking was very efficient as well as the Realtors, very professional. Brenda does a phenomenal job keeping the villas cleaned and stocked! We would definitely stay there again, but next time we would like the upstair villas 😉? Thank you Capt. Mike 😊?

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Toronto, Canada
4

Paradise vacation for solo or family

  • 4 of 5

You want to stay here!!! Just like home, clean, spacious backyard, I could tell that efforts were made to make us happy :) Plenty of places to visit and yummy restaurants ! Also everything is walking distance... It can be as relaxing or exciting (Parasailing/fishing/seadooing or just you & the beautiful white sand beach) vacation! Thank you so much Mike for your warm welcome. I am already dreaming of coming back...

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are a delightful person and I look forward to your return for R & R Island vacations. :-)
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Very nice!

  • 3 of 5

Very nice place with everything you need! Close to everything. A little hard to pull in and out of due to traffic at a busy intersection. If upstairs is rented you can hear the walking around and sometimes sounds like moving furniture. Other than that... Would book again!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The island is very popular in the spring time. As a tip & as you mentioned, you don't need your car from this walk & "close to everything" location and you could use the free trolley for everything else.. Note: The upstairs now has new insulation & a composite deck over top following your stay, really great. Glad you plan to return.
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Wyoming, USA
5

10 days is too short!

  • 5 of 5

My first impression when I arrived at the villa wasn't excellent. Just because the building was right by the main road with a busy traffic junction, we took a bit to figure out how the keys work with two locks on the door, and the door looks like it might need a new coat of paint. And I was thinking I might need to put on the ear plugs to sleep.

That was my designer brain at work looking at the cover of the book. :D

When we explore around the inside of the apartment, we were very please with how clean and well kept everything was. The A/C was turned on to welcome our arrival. That was very nice!

Before we could get settled down, Mike was already at the door with a bottle of champagne.

He was absolutely lovely and helpful all way round.

Our overall experience was very nice staying in the villa. There are restaurants and shops within walking distance. We rented a bicycle and rode till the end of Anna Maria beach, and across to Cortez for seafood lunch on the dock. We watched sunset on the beach just right across the villa, and we saw dolphins! It turns out that I love that the villa was facing the main road and there is no blockage to the sunset view even watching it from inside the window.

I'm a light sleeper but there isn't traffic noise that would bother me because the bedroom is facing the back garden. I slept very well on the soft bed and pillow. :)

We will certainly come back to Villa B again, or the bigger apartment upstairs during our next visit. Thank you Mike!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is really amazing you two were able to do so much without the use of a rental car. I'm really glad you enjoyed your stay and are looking forward to your next visit.
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Clean fee $95 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Email or Call about a discount on (limit one):
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Multiple months
Multiple units (IE: Wedding parties)
Last minute bookings
Single occupancy
Seniors
Active military

Note: Holiday rates are the same as peak season rates (minimum stay may vary). Additional person over 2 may have additional per day charge (3 is maximum in villa B). For peak season, Sat. to Sat. (on weekly bookings) may be required.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund