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Gorgeous Waterfront Pool Home

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,220 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bath Ground Level Private Home With Heated Pool, Spa And Boat Dock

Sea Haze Cottage is a completely renovated and updated private beach cottage, that is just perfect for a family or for one or two couples. It has a great room that leads to a large screened porch overlooking the deck, pool, spa and canal.

The cottage is located in the quiet north end of Anna Maria and is only a 2 minute walk to the bay beach and is still walking distance to Pine Avenue, the City Pier, and restaurants. You can bicycle to the grocery store if you choose.

Sea Haze Cottage is luxurious, yet comfortable and casual. The fully equipped kitchen features granite counters and a butcher block island.

There are three bedrooms, a master with french door walkout to the porch and pool and an ensuite bath with pedestal sink and large shower. The guest bedroom features a queen bed, and 2 piece ensuite bath. The third bedroom has twin beds, and also acts as an office.

The main bathroom has a tub and shower combination.

All bedrooms and living area are equipped with hd web enabled TV's with cable and Netflix access.

The large dining and living area also opens to the screened porch through french doors where there is a table for al fresco dining a cozy sitting area to curl up with a book, and a bar with a refrigerator, tv and sound bar.

The large private deck around the pool, leads to the dock on the canal. The backyard faces west so you can lounge in the afternoon and evening sun around the pool.

Our canal is wide and quiet and leads out to Bimini Bay which leads directly out to Tampa Bay.

The dock will handle a 23' boat. It's a great spot to sit and fish or just relax and watch the herons and pelicans swoop past.

More Details

Property Manager
Mary Mooney
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Mary Mooney

We are a retired Canadian couple from Ontario, who spend our spring, summer and fall in St Andrews, New Brunswick, and our winters now in Anna Maria. We first visited Anna Maria in 2010, and fell in love with this laid back community on the ocean. We spend 4 or 5 months a year here, and make our home available to others when we cannot be here.

Mary Mooney purchased this house in 2013

Why Mary Mooney chose Anna Maria

We wanted a ground level home, with a spot for our boat, on a canal, with a pool, and with a west facing private back yard for afternoon and evening sun. We wanted enough space to be comfortable, and to entertain guests, especially with our great outdoor living space at Sea Haze.

What makes this house unique

There are many rentals, and some nice ones, available on Anna Maria, but this isn't a rental. This is our home. You will see and feel the difference, the moment you step foot in Sea Haze Cottage. We are making it available when we cannot be here.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thank you for opening the door of your home to guests. It may not be easy to do.It is a lovely place, we appreciate the house and the island. We hope to come back again, even if it is far from France
Aug 2014
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
I 75
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Anna Maria
Car: recommended

Anna Maria Island the #3 Island destination in the USA ---'The barrier island of Anna Maria is an absolute slice of laid-back paradise.'


Anna Maria House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1220 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , ensuite to guest bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , ensuite to master bedroom - rainhead & personal shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , en suite 3 piece bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , ensuite 2 piece bath
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • 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:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Gorgeous Waterfront Pool Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
United Kingdom

Home from home

  • 5 of 5

We arrived at Anna Maria 3 weeks after Irma - prior we were understandably nervous but Mark was brilliant and kept us frequently informed - prior to our arrival he came down from Canada and made sure their home was ready for us - neighbours said he worked hard at tidy up etc. - we arrived to a spotless property and a fridge full of food and much drink (much appreciated after a long trip from UK) - guest information pack was the most detailed we have ever experienced - facilities were so first class we considered never leaving - all that and a last night watching a spectacular sunset and great meal at Sandbar Restaurant made us commit to coming back next year to our dream home from home - Mark and Mary you are brilliant - thank you David & Jenny

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property in great location, very "home-y" feel!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent a week in the Sea Haze cottage and couldn't be happier. Very nice house with a great porch/bar and nice pool in the back. Mark and Mary has prepared everything so well in order to truly make it feel like a home away from home. We hope to come back to wonderful Anna Maria Island and will try to stay at this house again. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay on Anna Maria Island! The Sea Haze Cottage was very comfortable and we felt right at home! The cottage was very well kept and had everything we needed for our stay! The pool was refreshing and the perfect place to relax! The island is beautiful with warm crystal clear water, soft white sand beaches, and amazing sunsets! We will definitely be back next year!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing and calm beach home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation in this very cozy beach home! A short walk to the bay each morning was a perfect way to start the day. We rode bikes over to the beach and enjoyed the sand and beautiful crystal clear Gulf of Mexico. We've been visiting Anna Maria Island for 25+ years and we have rented this home for the last couple of years. We have 3 children and it's the perfect size:). There's a dock that fits a boat up to 25ft and coming in and out of the canal is very easy. Mark is quick to respond to any needs or questions about the home. I highly recommend!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Couldn't ask for more

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week at this beautiful home!! the pictures don't do justice to how perfect this house is!! the details in the decorating, the amenities... this house has it all!! Everything was in perfect working order and the home was extremely clean and well furnished. Mary and Mark were easy to communicate with and their customer service was superb. The back area of the home is so relaxing and beautiful. We enjoyed every evening outside!!! This was our 4th year visiting Anna Maria Island and we have stayed in some amazing homes. We typically like to try a different home in a different area every year. However, we all agreed that we would LOVE to stay at Sea Haze next year!!! It was the perfect house for our little family!! Thank you so much for a wonderful week!!

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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All that and more!

  • 5 of 5

I really cannot say enough about this home and it's owners Mark & Mary. This is not a rental property this is a home. I was impressed by how immaculately clean this home was. Not even a dusty baseboard. The decor is shabby chic yet super comfortable. The kitchen was extremely well appointed and the top of the line appliances and gas grill allowed us to cook in most meals with total ease. (The only suggestion would be a medium size pot and a few more glass microwaveable mixing bowls). The pool was so nice and relaxing we had a hard time peeling ourselves away to go to the beach. The rooms were well appointed, adequate storage and closet space and comfortable bedding. Every this was perfect!

The only con was having to drive to the Gulf Beach. Due to a neighboring home rennovation, the bay beach nearest the house was a construction site (not to mention a 6:45am wake up call every morning).

I really cannot say enough about this home. We really loved it!

Thank you Mary & Mark for letting us share your home!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $145 + Tax
Pool heat $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates and availability are subject to change until the rental reservation is confirmed.
Cancellation policy is to refund deposits if an alternate rental is confirmed for the same dates
Spa heat is included in the rental. Pool heat to 80 F is included. Higher heat for additional $100/week.
However, from April 1 to November 30, the pool is normally 80-90 F and really should not require
any heat.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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