Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Bradenton Beach

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Bradenton Beach. Renowned for its beaches, island views and seaside, this city welcomes all visitors. Fort De Soto Park and John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Bradenton Beach

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Bradenton Beach has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Fish Hole Adventure Golf (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Manatee Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Heather Hills Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • River Run Golf Links (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • People at Play (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Bradenton Beach

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Bradenton Beach

Bradenton Beach is famous for its island views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bradenton Beach. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort De Soto Park (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Cortez Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Brandenton Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Bradenton Beach

Fly into Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted), which is 20.9 mi (33.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bradenton Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,962 holiday lettings around Bradenton Beach. From 1,755 houses to 1,625 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in Bradenton Beach?

Nothing compares to the feeling of sand beneath your feet and salt spray on your skin. It's time to rally your posse for some lively beach action. HomeAway has 1,565 holiday homes by the beach. Of course, that might not be your style. Fortunately, HomeAway has plenty more options, including:

  • 1,176 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,022 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 858 beach-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Bradenton Beach?

If you want an authentic holiday experience and love a bit of extra space and privacy, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 1,844 options currently on HomeAway. Prices start from £42 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather choose one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Condo: 1,593 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Villa: 169 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £42 per night.
  • Cottage: 149 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £42 per night.

Can I stay in Bradenton Beach in a large group?

The recipe for a wonderful escape is catching up with loved ones in an exciting new place. If you're visiting with a big group, HomeAway has options. House holiday rentals are the favourite choice for large groups of visitors, with 687 listed here. The holiday properties that can cater to large groups around here include:

  • On the lookout for rentals that can fit 6 of you? We have 2,946 that will suit. Prices begin from just £38 per night.
  • Keen to find a holiday rental for 8 people? We have 1,091 that will be ideal. You can book one for as little as £64 a night.
  • Organising a trip away with a group of 10? We've got 301 holiday rentals that fit the bill. Prices begin at just £91 a night.

So don't fret! When you travel with us you can bring your aunt, your cousin and all your pals to Bradenton Beach.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Bradenton Beach?

HomeAway has a wide range of terrific budget-friendly possibilities. Treat your posse to a fancy meal out or stay for a few extra days with the money you'll have leftover. Tara Golf & Country Club is a good area to take a look at if you want to keep your budget under control. HomeAway has 35 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable £79 per night. Another 190 HomeAway holiday rentals are on offer in or around Isla del Sol. With an average price of £95 a night, you're sure to get a deal worth boasting to your friends about.

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