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Beaches, Fishing, & Family Fun in the Tropics

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Anna Maria Island invites you to sandy beaches in a tropical setting. With easy access from Tampa or Sarasota airports, this condo is located on a slender spit of land at the south end of this barrier island on the Gulf of Mexico. This unique setting has direct frontage on the Sarasota Bay to the east, and is 30 steps from the Gulf of Mexico beaches to the west. The beaches are never crowded, because the island allows no high rise buildings. You can walk for 7 unobstructed miles along the sandy beaches, or collect a wide variety of shells.

Enjoy expansive views of the water from your living room or bedroom. Or relax and enjoy the sunset from your lanai. A private dock provides a space for fishing in the Sarasota Bay, or docking a boat for deep water fishing excursions. The Gulf of Mexico is at your front door, with great swimming, wide sandy beaches, shells, children's playgrounds, and beautiful sunsets. The Sarasota Bay is at your back door, with a pool and picnic spot overlooking the water. There are 2 golf courses on the island, and 45 more courses within minutes. Bring your boat, fishing and snorkeling gear, and golf clubs, because this island has it all. Beach towels, chairs, and children's sand toys are provided.

The town of Bradenton Beach, on the island, offers prize winning restaurants. grocery shopping, and many fine boutiques and beach shops. There is also a free trolley car that travels the length of the island. Sarasota, the cultural capital of Florida, is a 20 minute drive away, offering world class musical, dance, and theatre performances. Tampa is a beautiful 50 minute drive over bridges and along the Tampa Bay.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Property Manager
Carolyn Burke
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 6, 2017

About Carolyn Burke

Anna Maria Island is a great place for children. We bought our condo so that we would have a comfortable place to take our children for vacation. We can fish off the boat dock. Docking our boat at our back door, with easy access to the inter-coastal waterway, is heavenly. The children love collecting shells on the beach, and the sand on the island beach is beautiful.

Carolyn Burke purchased this condo in 2002

Why Carolyn Burke chose Anna Maria Island

We chose Anna Maria Island because the beaches are beautiful, and the island does not allow high rise buildings. This means that the beaches are not crowded, and we can walk for seven uninterrupted miles along the Gulf. The stretch of land where our condo is located is a narrow isthmus with the Sarasota Bay on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other, for beautiful water views, boating and swimming. We love the atmosphere of 'Old Florida' we have found on the island.

What makes this condo unique

Our property is the only one on Anna Maria Island that has both a boat dock and a beautiful beach within 30 steps of our door.


Bradenton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Master bathroom has roomy shower and large closet area. Second bathroom has shower over tub, and is shared by two bedrooms.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , with private bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Sofa bed, desk, TV, lanai over-looking beach
  • Master bedroom opens to lanai with beautiful view of Sarasota Bay. Second bedroom shares bath. Third bedroom may be used during the day as a second sitting/living room with sofa bed, desk with inter-net and flat screen TV.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Private fishing pier and boat dock will accommodate boats up to 30 feet in length. Located on Tampa/Sarasota inter-coastal waterway for excellent boating. swimming, and fishing.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Beaches, Fishing, & Family Fun in the Tropics
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to Anna Maria Island and we are looking forward to visiting again. This condo had everything we needed. It was very well stocked with all of the necessary items. It is also decorated very nicely. It is conveniently located to shops, restaurants, and the trolley stop. There was a beach market on Sunday and Wednesday and we attended both days. The paved path across the street made walking to the market and the park easy and relaxing. Fishing off from the dock was great as it was very convenient and successful. The location of this condo is perfect and the views are beautiful!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place!

  • 5 of 5

This redecorated condo has everything from fantastic views to an extremely comfortable setting.

Shopping and restaurants are all conveniently located. If you enjoy beach walking and Florida

living, this is the place!!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ideal place

  • 5 of 5

Recently remodeled with granite counters and everything you could possibly need. Absolutely beautiful location. You can watch the sunrise on the back screened in porch over the intercoastal and sunsets across the street on the beach. Once you're there, no need for a car, since you can ride the Anna Maria bus for free. Close to Cortez, so easy to see sites close to Anna Maria in Sarasota/Bradenton area like Ringling museum, etc. lots to see and do in the area. Loved the paved trail across the street ..,great for biking or walking in a shaded area next to the water.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Roswell, georgia

Goodbye Panama city and destin!

  • 5 of 5

All I can say is wow!! As Georgia neighbors, we have vacationed for decades in the gulf areas of Florida. Anna Maria island is old Florida with class and character. Never have we seen such beautiful waters or beaches! We love that most if not all of the Ami beaches are public, well maintained, clean, and offer nice restroom amenities, playgrounds, picnic areas, grills and most plenty of shadey areas under the pines! Cute shops, fun and affordable and laid back dining! The condo fits into this glorious paradise perfectly!.it has been beautifully remodeled and has absolutely every single item a family will gear and tackle, beach chairs, floats, boogie boards, literally bring nothing but your swimsuits and a pair of shorts and tee shirt! The condo building is beautiful and because there are only 15 units, it is quiet and peaceful( but still fun with the pool and the private time we r bringing our boat!). Love Ami and conquina moorings!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chanhassen, MN

Wonderful Winter Get-Away

  • 5 of 5

This property has it all. Nicely updated throughout all of the condo. The kitchen has everything you need and is a joy to cook in. Having two lanais to see a sunrise on the Sarasota Bay side and a sunset on the ocean side is such a treat. The complex is quiet and well maintained. The pool is kept at a refreshing temperature. All the updates in this unit makes it a very special place to stay. Everything is within walking distance. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location and accomodation

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time to Anna Maria Island. First of all we were extremely happy with the location. Easy access to Cortez bridge, and easy access to shopping/eating/rental facilities on Bridge Street, beautiful views of the bay and sunset over the gulf from the condo, or steps from condo. The accomodation itself was first class. Remodeled kitchen, perfect for cooking/relaxing with family, remodeled bathrooms, two nice bedrooms and an office/den area. We found all space perfect for our family. Plus another bonus for us was the quiet! All tenants were respectful and considerate of each other which meant we got lots of sleep and relaxation. My only reservation? Writing this review! I want to keep it a secret so it's always available for our future bookings!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Sarasota or Tampa International Airports
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
I-75 and US-41
Car: not necessary

Long sandy beach, boat dock for boats up to 30 feet long, fishing, a variety of golf courses, award-winning restaurants, and boutique shopping available.


Rates & Availability

Bradenton Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 1 2016 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning and laundry $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates vary, depending upon the time selected. Please contact Carolyn Burke at for a quote.

Non-refundable deposit of $500.00 required to reserve, balance due in cash prior to arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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