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Anna Marie Hideaway!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom 2 Bath Family Home

2013 is the first year we have rented our family beach house on Anna Maria Island. Our kids are in school and it is harder to get down to FL. We love this quaint and charming area of Florida. The house sits on a canal at the end of a cul de sac off of historic Pine Avenue. The house is a 5 minute walk to the beach. You are also in walking distance of great restaurants (the waterfront, relish cafe, city pier & the sand bar) and fabulous boutiques and shops that line Pine Avenue.

The beach is in a secluded area of the island that does not have much public access - therefore it feels very private and not too crowded. The only open air waterfront restaurant - the sand bar sits at the end of the street - this is perfect for lunch, or a cocktail after visiting the beach.

Inside the house you will find four bedrooms - one bedroom on the first level, two bedrooms on the second level and one loft bedroom on the third floor. The first level bedroom sleeps two in a pull out sofa, the second level has a master king bed and a queen bed in the two rooms, the third floor loft has two twin beds with pull out trundel twin beds. In total the house sleeps 8 comfortably. There is a long living area on the second level with an open kitchen and an adjacent dining area leading into the open living room with wood burning fireplace. The living room has a series of sliding doors that look out onto a second floor deck surrounding the house. The deck contains outdoor living room furniture and a dining table that seats four. There are two bathrooms on the second level - one has a two person shower and the other has a large soak tub with jets. The house contains three tv's; in the master, kids loft and main living room with cable. High speed wireless internet is available.

The back yard contains a large swimming pool and a 8 person hot tub. To the side of the pool is a built in tile bar and outdoor kitchen with a gas grill, pool, refrigerator, and sink. An outdoor bathroom and shower are also poolside. Beach gear and kids toys provided. There are small life jackets, various bikes, and a rugged beach stroller available for your use while at the property. The backyard also contains a dock and a boat lift (there are two covered bridges out to the bay).

The house is nicely decorated and has a well equipped kitchen. The views from every room are soothing and beautiful.

Longboat Key is a 15 minute drive and St. Armands circle is a 35 minute drive - you can reach downtown Sarasota in 45 minutes from the house. The closest airport is Sarasota (40 minutes), Tampa airport is also nearby (70 minutes).

House amenties

Heated pool

8 person hot tub

Gas grill poolside

Outdoor kitchen

Outdoor shower

Two baths & outdoor pool bathroom

Washer/dryer

Central ac

Wireless internet

Wood burning fireplace

Outdoor living room

Two wine refrigerators

Bikes

Pool & beach accessories

Fishing dock & boat lift

5 minute walk to beach

Canal view

Cul de sac

More Details

Owner
Brittany Wirebaugh
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About Brittany Wirebaugh

Our family is located in Columbus, Ohio and we come here often as this is our home away from home. Scott is a Broker/Realtor in Columbus, and Tricia is an Editor and Chief of Edible Columbus magazine.

Brittany Wirebaugh purchased this house in 2006

Why Brittany Wirebaugh chose Anna Maria Island

This property has so much to offer. With the location, and all of the amenities the home features, you are surely going to want to come back every year,

What makes this house unique

Located off the main strip, the home is secluded and private.

Map

Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Sandbar
Nearest Train
Free ferry on islan
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Rod n Reel Pier
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Anna Marie Beach

Located right by the beach! There are a lot of shops, restaurants, and more right within walking distance!

Amenities

Anna Maria House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 3 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The keys for the pool room are on the master set of keys in the kitchen. Do not use the inside trash shoot.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.5333333 based on 15 reviews
5

Wonderful home!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful house in a great location. Had everything we needed for a great vacation

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Really nice!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! House was equipped with everything you need (except extra toilet paper paper towels, trash bags). It was super spacious, nice dock, lift and pool. Bbq sitting area was a hit. We would love to come back!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice property. Need screened in porch.

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Just needed to know all the home supplies needed to be restocked, like t-paper,trash bags etc. need screened in porch to get away from the bugs.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

The location for shopping was great but not within walking distance of beach for older people.

  • 3 of 5

I have been securing homes via VRBO for ten years. The house itself was nice; however, be ready to climb numerous steps and very little interior lighting. In addition, it was not disclosed that there was construction being done on the house next door, or that a delivery of rock would be occurring at the rental during our stay. ABSOLUTELY NOT QUIET OR RELAXING. In addition, we received a very nice welcome letter from the owner with his number; as well as, one for pool questions. Though the letter was a nice thought, it was a gesture without substance. There were no directions for operation of the T.V. system or pool/spa. I called the owner who said he would look into same and get back with me. Never happened, so no T.V. The pool/spa question was forwarded to the neighbor whose home was under construction. He finally, touched bases. He had obviously been drinking and decided it would be too complicated for a woman to understand the operation of a pool system. I explained we were all professional women, including at least one engineer, and could certainly digest the information. I would not re-rent with so many options available in the same neighborhood.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful location, comfortable home, great outdoor space.

  • 4 of 5

Perfect getaway for a relaxing family reunion. The private pool, hot tub and outdoor living area were ideal and where we spent most of our time. We fished off the back dock and enjoyed watching the wildlife. Tons of pool toys kept my 10 year old entertained. The beds were very comfortable. The lower level bedroom is small, and as noted is a fold-out couch. We knew this, and were prepared, but be aware, it is a bit tight. Upper level loft was very sweet - probably best for toddlers/smaller kids. The kitchen was great and well-stocked. The open living area was spacious and comfortable for our group. The walk to the beach is a little further than 5 minutes - I would say more like 15. If you are bringing chairs/gear it is a bit of a walk. There is a beach stroller to haul gear that was very useful. There is also a very nice paddleboard we all enjoyed. The house was overall in good condition and a great home base to explore this lovely location!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

wonderful property with lots of character in a fantastic location

  • 4 of 5

Very clean and comfortable property with lots or room and facilities (although I think one shower in a 4 bed property isn't enough ). Fabulous pool area and lovely views over the water. We had a wonderful stay. The only downside was the very noisy air conditioning unit on the outside of the property which reverberation into the bedroom next to the kitchen and the bedroom downstairs. Think it needs an update.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $75
Damage Deposit $300

We only accept a minimum of 7 days rental - Saturday to Saturday in season.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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