The amazing azure blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico will welcome you each morning during your Anna Maria Island Beach vacation. This seven and a half mile island rests just forty miles from Tampa and Bradenton Beach and welcomes travelers on vacation from all over the world to its white sand beaches and laid back lifestyle. If you choose one of the highly respected vacation rentals listed here, you are sure to guarantee a memorable stay an award as the “Best Vacation Planner Ever” from your family and friends. If you opt for an Anna Maria Island condo, cozy beach side cottage or private home, this site is the perfect place for you to start and end your search. With a great selection to suit all of your Anna Maria Island luxury vacation and budget needs, we will make it easy to find the perfect vacation rental for the perfect beach vacation.
Anna Maria Island is known for it’s’ “Old Florida” look and feel, however there is plenty to do if working on your tan while lying on pristine white beaches is just not enough. Spend some time antiquing in Anna Maria City, or get to know the locals at the only island post office – there’s no home delivery so you’ll be sure to find a good conversation or two here about all the Hollywood movies that have use this glorious location for their backdrop. At Holmes Beach, you can dine at an outdoor table right on the Gulf of Mexico at the aptly named Beach Cafe. Get on the water with a deep sea fishing excursion, or pretend you know what you are doing and hang out at the pier – make sure you have a fishing pole and some bait, besides the cooler. Take a wild ride on a jet ski, or a laid back sail boat excursion. There are so many beach vacation activities from which to choose, you may forget where your vacation rental is.