Anna Maria Island earned a TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award as one of the Top Ten Islands in the United States. Downtown Bradenton’s Riverwalk received a 1st place award as the top cultural, sports and recreation project by the Tampa Bay Regional Planning Commission. Plus six of our beaches now have the prestigious “Blue Wave Certification” from the Clean Beach Coalition. With easy access to three international airports, we’re close to all the major attractions, yet far from the crowds.
On the quaint island of Anna Maria, history is being made with the first platinum LEED and Zero Net Energy Commercial Park. A collection of Historic 1920’s bungalows have been retrofitted into boutique shops and cafes with a green twist. The historical relics are completely powered by solar energy and geothermics.
The beautiful 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home has it’s own private pool, heating the pool is optional and can be added on at the time of booking for a daily rate. It is a short walk to the beach. Anna Maria Island is a tropical barrier island seven and one half miles long. It’s fine white sugar sand beaches are open to the public with convenient access, almost at the end of every block, along the entire island. It is one of the finest beaches in the United States.
Unlike some tourist areas of Florida that are typified by endless rows of high rise apartment buildings and hotels, Anna Maria is an island of single family homes and small resorts. Enjoy many activities on your visit; swimming, snorkeling, beautiful sunsets, fishing, boating, sunset dining, picnicking, shopping, watching wildlife, golfing, bicycling, tennis (public courts on the island), para-sailing, jet ski or kayak.
Bradenton is a laid-back, local Florida town, experience Florida like a local with its farmers markets, arts village, riverwalk, science and nature museum and an award-winning local brewery. Less than 10 miles beyond Bradenton lies the 7½mile stretch of Anna Maria Island, where the pristine beaches and laid-back lifestyle are the perfect tonic. Call 020 3542 8888 today for more details on our Anna Maria Island Villa holidays.