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Walk across the street to the Gulf of Mexico

Bedrooms 1
Space 771 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Totally redecorated 1 bedroom with views of the pond, walk out the lanai to pool

108 Runaway Bay - Inquiry must be accompanied with a phone number and children ages.

Our one bedroom - one bath first floor condo has no steps with convenient parking right outside our front door. 108 Runaway Bay has festive island decorating - New carpeting, new flat screen TV and console in living room and bedroom - new ceiling fan in living room - new queen size bed in bedroom and new queen size pull out in living room - Newly remodeled bathroom with shower, new h/e full size washer dryer - Clean kitchen with all new china, glassware, utensils, pots & pans, microwave, coffee pot & Wustof knives. enclosed lanai overlooking pond & fountain - Lanai closet with tennis rackets, fishing rods, swim boards, sand toys, lawn chairs, umbrellas & covered canopy for the beach. Our condo resort features swimming pool, (largest on the island), tennis court, shuffle board, bocce ball on site. Walk across the street to the Gulf waters. You'll find seven miles of incredible white sand beaches to walk, play, sun or run on. Pick up the ( free ) trolley in front of complex and tour the island. Our condo is completely furnished with new linens and towels. Kitchen features stove, oven, dishwasher, coffee maker, electric fry pan, hand mixer, crock pot, microwave. Walking distance to shopping and more than ten restaurants.

Be sure to visit our Links and Video tab and get acquainted with our island paradise.

This is a no pet, no smoking unit.

Limit 4 guests. Because of past bed wetting, coloring marks on the furniture and spills, we no longer allow children under the age of eight years old.

Bookings are on a first come first serve bases if you have particular dates book them well in advance.

With each booking request, a phone number is required. As well as children's ages.

Be sure to visit our links and video's on our location page.

And know that we are having some ongoing repairs to the complex at this time ( Wing walls and replacing second floor staircases. )

More Details

Ron and Patti Palmen
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2018

What makes this condo unique

Our one bedroom is a three minute stroll along the pond to the swimming pool or the beach. There is also a great view from the lanai and the living room of the pond. And, it doesn't seem like much to embellish on, but our condo is the only one bedroom that has a full size h/e Washer & Dryer. Most one bedroom condo's in this complex have to bring their laundry to the clubhouse, to use coin operated machines.


Bradenton Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 771 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Minimum age of children 8 years old or more
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Hair dryer , towels, wash clothes, provided.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Pull out queen sofa in living room
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • churches
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Walk across the street to see the glorious sunsets on the gulf!


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(41 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.97561 based on 41 reviews
Westland, Michigan

Wow! What a beautiful home and a blessing!

  • 5 of 5

If we could give 20 stars we would! My husband and I came down for our anniversary and Ron and Patti were amazing to work with! From the beginning of our planning months ago to the end of our stay, they went above and beyond to make us feel so welcome. The condo is so beautiful and decorated with so much love and care. Even on our last day, we were still seeing little details that we had not seen before. The location of their home is perfect with a wonderful pool, beautifully kept grounds and best of all, the most amazing view that we wanted to pack up and take home with us. Their condo is super clean and they were complete gems to work with. Thank you so much Ron and Patti for making our dreams come true. We want to come back again and again! Twenty stars !!!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review! Our goal is to make your stay with us everything you had hoped for and more. Vacations are never long enough so we try to make it as comfortable, relaxing and memorable as possible!
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could not have been better

  • 5 of 5

First rate accommodations in every way. Convenient to the beach. Large pool. Clean community.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, well furnished, excellent location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was nicely furnished. It has high quality items including linens, kitchen equipment, and the washer dryer. The area is extremely easy to get to the beach. Crossing Gulf Drive is a piece of cake - there’s a cross walk that everyone stops at around 200’ from the front door. I’ve stayed at quite a bit of weekly rentals and this is one of the better ones.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bedford, Texas

Great location for beach, strolling, shopping, etc/

  • 5 of 5

Condo unit was great - very clean and maintained. Kitchen has everything you could possibly need. Great having a washer/dryer available. Easy access to beach. Fresh seafood markets available just across the Cortez bridge, along with great small local seafood restaurants. Easy to get to other parts of the area, lots to see and do in the area - check the local Wednesday newspaper and you can easily find out what there is to do on the island and nearby towns. Glad we stayed here. Owners are very kind and helpful.

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Karen, We appreciate your review of our home and the area surrounding it. We feel in love with it too. Our children and grandkids love it too, and can hardy wait to return as time allows. BTW you were the first family to enjoy our bathroom with newly remodeled ceramic and glass enclosure. You're welcome back any time. Our Best Regards Patti & Ron
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Beautiful vacation condo

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week in this lovely condo on Runaway Bay. The furnishings were Florida perfect. The condo had every necessity that we needed and the new appliances were appreciated. The condo had a very comfortable bed and a fully appointed bathroom. Although we dined out most of our stay, the kitchen was complete for cooking any desired meals or snacks. The view was lovely and the patio access was perfect for seating, reading and enjoying the sunshine. The hosts provided outdoor and beach furniture. We were familiar with the area and appreciated being close to some wonderful seafood restaurants. Being able to cross the road and walk on the beach was a great bonus to our stay. We would certainly want to stay here again when we return to this area.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Emma, It's a small world, I was surprised to hear that you were related to our neighbors Donna & Joe. Thinking back I believe we met them four years ago. In the future if they can't accurate your family we'd love too. Best Regards Patti & Ron
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  • 5 of 5

Ron and Patti's condo in Runaway Bay on lovely Anna Maria Island far exceeded my expectations. My husband and I stayed here July 8th -15th 2017. The description in the listing is 100% accurate. In my opinion, the unit has the best possible location in the complex, right across the street from the beach access. The condo is updated, clean, comfortable and beautifully decorated. From the moment you walk in you can tell that Ron and Patti take great pride in their property, care for it really well and pay special attention to detail. This can be seen in the quality items they provide. From cookware, dishes and utensils to big fluffy towels for both bath and beach, not to mention the comfy bed linens. They make themselves available for any questions or concerns you may have and are quick to respond.

They enclosed their lanai which makes it so nice to enjoy, as you are protected from the bugs and the elements. It is such a nice place to sit and read or just relax.

I am used to sleeping with a ceiling fan on in my bedroom at home so that was something I missed, but aside from that I can't say enough wonderful things about this place. It made for a fantastic vacation and I am very much looking forward to staying here again. I don't want to stay anywhere else on AMI now the I've found Ron and Patti's place!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Carolyn, We love the enclosure too. It allowed us to replace the hard and oversize outdoor furniture with some very comfy chairs, lamp & table because we don't have to worry about the weather conditions. Just a thought if you visit again. Patti & I open the sliding doors to both bedroom and living room, this air conditions the lanai too. We also have the lanai and dining room fans on which helps quite a bit. We do appreciate your stay.
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Tampa (TPA) Sarasota(SRQ)
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Several within 10 miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Walk to over a dozen Great restaurants
Car: recommended

Truly Island living. The trolley can take you to any part of the island you want to visit, and it's free. All the restaurants are unique and the food is reasonably priced.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Registration and Parking $25 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $110 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500

$100 processing fee will be charged on all cancellations.
Reservations cancelled 60 days or less prior to arrival date will NOT receive a refund.
All cancellations MUST be in writing or by E-mail. Departure cleaning fees will be computed and added upon reservation. All prices and availability of unit are subject to change. Check in is 4:pm Check out is 10:am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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