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Panoramic Ocean View Beach Front Apartment

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 450 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bed, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, first story Condo/Studio directly on the beach. Large patio with pavered deck to enjoy the best sunsets on Anna Maria. Seat on your shaded porch and enjoy the Florida's native vegetation that surround our property including the protected Sea Oates and if lucky the occasional turtle nest. 4 chairs and a table are provided for your deck area, as well as 2 chase lounges for your sun bathing enjoyment.

Unit has been updated with all new Stainless Steel kitchen appliances and new furniture and bedding throughout. The unit has a queen bed in the BR and a pull out couch in the FR. This unit has 2 flat screen TV'S and 2 window AC/HEAT units. Small 8x20 heated pool on site. The BBQ/patio area on the property provides a new custom made built SS double charcoal grill and gas grill for your cooking enjoyment.Charcoal and fuel are NOT PROVIDED. There is a gas exchange tank available if that is your preference .Everything you need for a perfect beach vacation!! This unit has LOW CEILING and some areas of the studio/apartment may not appropriate for guests 6'2 or taller (VRBO # 552126 has high Cathedral ceilings). Parking available for ONE CAR ONLY.

Address:

2318 Gulf Drive N

Bradenton, FL 34217

US

More Details

Owner
Frank Gomez
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

Amenities

Bradenton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

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Panoramic Ocean View Beach Front Apartment
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 11 reviews
5

Perfect Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We were return visitors as AMI is our favorite place to be and AG Casa Marina was nicely upgraded with new flooring and appliances. The rear courtyard, outdoor kitchen/grille area and pool were tastefully renovated. of course the beach, just ten steps away from our apartment, was the jewel. Thank You Frank for sharing your wonderful place.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Good Morning Michael, Thank you for your business and your kind words about our facility .It is nice to see our guest notice and appreciate the constant effort we go thru to fighting mother nature, sun , saltwater, etc., etc. to provide our guest with estate of the art facility without loosing "The Old Florida", beach/Key West feeling. Again thank you business and kind words. Hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Frank
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5

Amazing location. Charming apartment.

  • 5 of 5

First, the location lives up to the description. You have a beautiful ocean view from the apartment and a private patio with a table and chairs where you can see the ocean. There is a small communal private beach/yard (with the BBQ) about 30 feet deep, where you can eat or hang, or you can just walk across it to the main beach. I mention because the view includes the yard as well as the beach and ocean from there ground floor. The beach is gorgeous, and you can watch the sunset from your apt or out on the beach. It also wasn't crazy crowded. It's a good place to rent kayaks or paddle boards for the week since the water is very calm.

The apartment is more charming than I expected from the photos. Stained pine ceilings, French doors, shutters and nice tile floors all add to the charm. The layout is more of a studio with a sun porch than a classic one bedroom, which was great for us as a family but good to know if someone needs more privacy.

The kitchen is surprisingly well-appointed with appliances, including a blender and electric can opener. It's a bit light on mixing bowls and I didn't find any measuring cups/ spoons, so maybe not great if you want to cook an elaborate meal, but just fine for us.

Valerie, the manager was very helpful and extremely friendly. At check-in, she says, "we're not trying to make everything perfect; it's the beach." So if you can roll with a few quirks, you'll be extremely happy.

We also enjoyed the little pool, which was kept comfortably warm. They could do more with the pool ambiance, but then, the main attraction is the beach.

All in all, we loved our stay. The hard part is leaving!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Good Morning Nora, Thank you for your kind words. We strive in making your stay a memorable and in maintaining the Old Florida feel in our units. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for the heads up on the kitchen supplies, we replace them at least twice a year. Many times we find then in one of the other units as guest gather around the BBQ area and utensils find their way into another unit. We will get some more just to be sure there are enough for for everybody. We are getting a new new Old Fashion Florida roof next week, so if you visit us next year there may be a little different look.!!! Hope you would like it. Thanks again, Frank.
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4

Terrific!

  • 4 of 5

It was great. This is the second year we have been there and loved it!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and your business. Please let me know if there is anything else I can do to make your stay even better next year. Thanks, Frank.
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5

The perfect get-a-way!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I made our way to Anna Maria island for our 28th anniversary. We were both in need of some sun and R&R after a long winter. Apt. #3 provided just that! The weather was ideal and the little efficiency had everything we needed for a week away from it all. It was magical to be so close to the beach! We spent each night on the little patio after watching the beautiful sunsets. We will definitely be returning!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Good Morning Heidi, Thank you for your business and kind words about our little piece of paradise. You are so right, the only way to experience our proximity to the pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico, the sounds of the relaxing surf and the magical sunset disappear into the night is by seating out on your deck, relaxing and enjoying what nature has to offer. Hope to see you soon.Frank
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4

Clean, Comfortable, right on the beach

  • 4 of 5

This is a great little place for a couple to spend some time right on the beach in Anna Maria. It is a downstairs unit, with the noted low ceilings, but is cozy. It is great that you can walk out the back door and be right on the beach, and the sunsets on the gulf are amazing. There is only parking for one vehicle, and if every unit is full, the parking is very tight, but workable. The kitchen has great new appliances for those cooking their own meals. The only inaccuracy in the listing was that there is only one flatscreen TV, and one "traditional" TV. The location makes it convenient to access from Cortez or Bradenton. Overall, I would recommend this property highly so long as the noted limitations are not of concern for the renters.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jason , thank you for your positive review. Unfortunately there is not much we can do about the low ceiling and limited parking. Believe me, we have tried. We definitely can correct the TV issue and will do so in a couple of weeks after occupancy slows down. We also intend is changing that TV stance with a furniture that would have more drawer as another guest has suggested. Thank for your input. It makes it for us to provide what our guests are needs are. Thank you for your business. Hope to see you soon. Frank
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A great place for relaxation and refreshment

  • 5 of 5

We spent two weeks at what is now our favorite spot on Anna Maria Island, Casa Marina. The owner continues to update the facilities with a large, public grilling facilities and attractive brick work. I am not going to mention which unit we stayed in, because we want it to be available when want it. But we had a great time--excellent weather, an interesting variety of guests from the US, England and Sweden, a wonderful view of the Gulf. We wish the owner would replace the uncomfortable futon in the front room, but all the rest is very functional.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 12.0%

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