Find the best place to stay — Bradenton

Where to stay around Bradenton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,598 holiday lettings near Bradenton. From 2,315 houses to 2,063 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bradenton is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bradenton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bradenton:

  • Sabal Harbour: 36 holiday homes
  • Tara Golf & Country Club: 35 holiday homes
  • Heron's Watch: 18 holiday homes
  • River Pointe: 17 holiday homes
  • Greenfield Plantation: 19 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bradenton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bradenton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Palma Sola Botanical Park: 7,515 holiday lettings
  • Main Street at Lakewood Ranch: 6,179 holiday lettings
  • Waterlefe Golf and River Club: 6,578 holiday lettings
  • Rosedale Golf and Country Club: 6,949 holiday lettings
  • Links At Greenfield Plantation: 6,875 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bradenton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Bradenton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,315 houses in Bradenton. Our other popular types of Bradenton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 2,063 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 261 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 248 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bradenton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,205 holiday homes with pool available in Bradenton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental house or villa in Bradenton, Florida your home away from home

    Bradenton sits at the bottom of Tampa Bay, surrounded by 20 mile of glorious white sand beaches and a string of barrier islands sweeping across the bay. A holiday rental in Bradenton is not just used for magnificent beach breaks and spectacular golf holidays though; Bradenton also has a wealth of important historical monuments, excellent fishing opportunities, top class shopping and world renowned restaurants.

    Places to holiday in Bradenton, Florida

    Sarasota is rich in museums, theatres and historical regions and restaurants, and is located adjacent to Bradenton in Tampa Bay. The Gamble Plantation is the last remaining site of its kind in Florida, and is essential viewing for those with any interest in history staying in a Bradenton villa.

    Longboat Key is a favourite destination with shell collectors, and Venice beach is famed for being a magnet for shark tooth hunters.

    Things to do in Bradenton, Florida

    Bradenton is lucky enough to be surrounded by a huge variety of spectacular landscapes. The white gulf beaches of the coast are a huge attraction drawing visitors to taking self catering holiday villas and beach houses in Bradenton. If you can drag yourself away from the beaches though, and head inland, there are two magnificent state parks and 22 municipal parks including the Palma Sola Botanical Park and the DeSoto National Park, where walking among the unspoilt landscape is a blissfully relaxing experience.

    Those taking a holiday rental in Bradenton also have 30 golf courses at their disposal. Many of these are open to the public, and due to the huge variety and difficulty of courses, they are rarely crowded.

    Downtown Bradenton has been revived as a dynamic artistic area in recent years, and the Main Street is now a honey pot of art studios and galleries. Saturday sees the centre transformed into a bustling farmers market, where bargains of all varieties can be found, including exceptionally fresh local fish, which makes taking a self catering beach house in Bradenton such a treat for chefs!

    If buying fresh fish seems to be cheating, there is extensive fishing available. Manatee River, Tampa Bay and Sarasota Bay are all fishing centres, and charters are easily found. Water sports and dolphin tours as well as fishing charters can be found at the Bradenton docks.

    Weather in Bradenton, Florida

    Florida has become a favourite holiday destination not only due to the magnificent natural surroundings and facilities but also due to the fine weather. Summers are long and dry, with average temperatures from May until October remaining above 30˚C. Winters are also warm, averaging over 22˚C, keeping both the golf courses and Bradenton holiday rentals full all year round.

    Flights to Bradenton, Florida

    Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) is very close to all the Bradenton holiday rentals. Although there are very few direct flights from the UK arriving here, there are many good deals from London and Manchester (MAN) arriving in Atlanta, just a 1 hour flight from Bradenton.

    Sightseeing in and around Bradenton

    Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Bradenton a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mote Marine Aquarium (11.2 mi / 18 km)
    • Heather Hills Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • River Run Golf Links (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Manatee Golf Course (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
    • People at Play (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Fish Hole Adventure Golf (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Bradenton

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

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Bradenton

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bradenton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
    • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Fort De Soto Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
    • Siesta Key Public Beach (16 mi / 25.7 km)
    • Riverwalk (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Emerson Point Preserve (4 mi / 6.4 km)