If you are looking for a romantic vacation destination for you and your significant other, or perhaps going on a family vacation with just your immediate family you don't necessarily need a huge vacation rental. If you're searching for an Anna Maria Island rental to suit your specific needs, then you've come to the right place. Smaller vacation rentals can sometimes be harder to find, but if you're looking for a one or two-bedroom rental property able to accommodate 1-4 people, a big house or condo can be overkill. Island Real Estate Vacations has provided top-quality Anna Maria Island vacation rental services since 1970. We have a vast number of vacation rental properties on Anna Maria Island to choose from, including one and two-bedroom vacation rentals in Anna Maria City, Bradenton Beach, or Holmes Beach. Some of these offer private pools, while others are pet-friendly if you are traveling with a furry family member. No matter what you are looking for you'll find the perfect Anna Maria Island rental for a small family or last-minute vacation get-a-way.
Just like any destination get-a-way, it depends on what your plans entail. Anna Maria Island is known for its laid-back family feeling and since the island is a combination of residents and visitors we accommodate all demographics of visitors. A family can rent a BEACHFRONT VACATION RENTAL for several thousand dollars or a VACATION HOME close to the beach for several hundreds of dollars. Anna Maria Island offers a wide variety of things to do as well as a broad range of accommodations.
There are only a few hotels on Anna Maria Island. The main reason vacation rentals are the primary ACCOMMODATION on Anna Maria Island is due to our 36-foot building height moratorium. Anna Maria Island restricts the height of all buildings to 36 feet or less so as not to obstruct the beautiful scenic views, and to keep the charming small-town feel the island carries. Anna Maria Island is a perfect storm of low-rise buildings and our beautiful white-sand beaches. A big reason Anna Maria Island has become a hot spot of vacation destinations for domestic and international travelers!
Yes, there is a FREE TROLLEY SERVICE supplied by our County. The Trolley provides a MOBILE APPLICATION that provides real time transportation information. There is also a service provided for tips only and there is always Uber and Lyft if time is of the essence. In addition, the trolley connects to a much larger public transit called MCAT, short for Manatee County Area Transit which connects the island to the mainland, Bradenton and beyond. There are many convenient ways to get around while staying in your Anna Maria vacation rental.
There are several types of BEACHES ON ANNA MARIA ISLAND. There are Gulf Front Beaches as well as Tampa Bay Beaches. Anna Maria Island partially sticks out into the Tampa Bay and there is about 2 miles of Beach located at the North East Section of Anna Maria Island. The Island is 7 miles long and the entire Gulf side of Anna Maria Island has sugary white sand beaches. No matter which Anna Maria Island beach rental you choose you are sure to enjoy a beautiful stretch of beach around you.
Yes. ELLENTON PREMIUM OUTLETS is only 30 minutes East just beyond Bradenton. There are about 100 outlet stores and the outlets offer a wide variety of products. The Ellenton Outlets also have a small food outlet where quick bites to eat can be picked up if making your shopping trip an all-day event.
DISNEY WORLD is 2 hours to the North East. It is an easy drive along interstate 75 to the North and to the East on Interstate 4.
UNIVERSAL STUDIOS is about 2 hours to the North East. Travel North on Interstate 75 to Interstate 4 to the East.