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Surf Camp is close to the beach and desired surf location with a heated pool!

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 950 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

Welcome to Surf Camp on Anna Maria Island. Completely remodeled in 2013, this duplex is comprised of two stunning beach homes close to the beach in a quiet residential neighborhood. The Surf Camp side includes a private heated pool (not shared), hot/cold outdoor shower, lush landscaping throughout and a grill for the back patio necessary for a great evening by the pool. In the garage, you will find a wagon and beach chairs for trips to the sugary white sand beach only three houses away where you can enjoy stunning sunsets every evening.

Inside the home you will find 2 bedrooms with sleeping for 5 in beds. Each bedroom is equipped with a wall mounted flat screen television with cable. WiFi is also available throughout the home. The master bedroom includes a king bed with a high quality mattress and wonderfully comfortable sheets to ensure you will receive a good night's rest and are ready to hit the beach in the morning. This room faces the pool area with an eight foot walkout slider so you can slip away in the morning and enjoy your coffee pool side. The guest bedroom faces the front of the home and has a queen bed with a lofted twin over top, allowing for two couples or a family with children to comfortably enjoy the property. This home includes one and a half bathes. The full bath includes a large countertop to ensure you space to spread out during your vacation and the half bath can be found by the front door for ease of use when coming back and forth to the beach or pool. Moving into the Kitchen, Dining and Living space you will find a fully equipped kitchen ready for you to cook, if you chose. The Kitchen includes many of the small appliances you would expect to find in your own home, plus table settings for 6. The island in the kitchen serves as the table to conserve space and includes 4 bar stools. The setup allows for easy conversation while preparing any snacks or meals. The living room is equipped with a large screen television, couch and chairs to relax after a long day at the beach or running around the island. From the living room you can view the pool through the slider door. Kick your feet up and relax after another day in paradise.

We hope you'll come visit us and enjoy all that Anna Maria Island has to offer. You will find that we own and manage all of the properties included in Lizzie Lu's Island Retreat which allows us to stay in tune with the properties needs and keep it looking fantastic for years to come. We look forward to hearing from you and hope you will make Lizzie Lu's your home away from home!

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Property Manager
Lizzie Lu's Island Retreat
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Holmes Beach in Manatee County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
    Outdoor Shower - Outdoor Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...


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(8 traveller reviews)

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Surf Camp is close to the beach and desired surf location with a heated pool!
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews

Great property. All of the details covered!

  • 5 of 5

Surf camp comes with nearly everything you would need to enjoy your stay. We only had to buy groceries and relax. We would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 31-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent. Updated and clean

  • 5 of 5

Close to beach. Perfect. This place has it all...beach chairs, cart, umbrellas and they even rent bikes. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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All the fun at Surf Camp!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have just returned from a week at Surf Camp in celebration of our wedding anniversary. This property was everything we needed and more! Ben and Keren's attention to detail in this property (and I imagine all of their properties) is extraordinary! The beach is just around the corner from the house, a very short/easy walk. The location of the house in relevance to places to eat and things to do is great as well. The house is equipped with everything we needed and more - beach chairs, beach towels, cooler, umbrellas, plentiful bath linens, kitchen gadgets for every need, a portable blue tooth speaker and so much more. The king sized bed was very comfortable also! I loved using the smart phone app, too! The app was equipped with places to eat, things to do, and lots of vital information that I referred to all week. We could not have dreamed up a better vacation home. Thank you to Ben and Keren, and the rest of the Lizzie Lu's staff for making this one of our best vacations yet. We are already looking forward to next year!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Really clean, nicely decorated, steps from the beach and trolly, very comfortable. Just perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Surf Camp is a great place to stay. It is immediately obvious, the owners take great pride in keeping the property well kept. We had everything we could possible need including beach chairs and towels. It is decorated to give you a real beach cottage feel the minute you walk it. We found it comfortable and relaxing and the beach is only steps away. The heated pool and outdoor shower were really nice too. And let's not forget Surf Camp is on the beautiful Anna Maria Island.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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See You Again Soon

  • 5 of 5

I wanted to write a review about our experience with Lizzie Lu. When we arrived, the house was ready for us. It was spotless and looked EXACTLY as represented in the pictures. A couple hours later, we were greeted by Ben, making sure everything was as expected.

One thing I did note is that Lizzie Lu takes great pride in keeping up with their properties. Gardeners, pool attendants, and painters were busy working on neighboring properties. During our stay, the pool cleaner and gardener came, but I can say that they were not intrusive in any way.

The location was amazing. Turn left out of the front door, immediately turn left at the corner, and walk about four houses down the street to the beautiful beach. We took full advantage of the beach cart to haul chairs, umbrella, and a cooler to the beach every day. After returning from the beach, the pool was the perfect way to wrap up the afternoon.

My three adult children and I had a wonderful visit at the Surf Camp property, and we plan to definitely return in the future.

Thanks for a wonderful stay!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Surf Camp is INCREDIBLE!! It is very close to the beach. It is beautiful inside and out and very clean. The owners are very kind and attentive. Anything that you need you can call them and they will provide to you. The private pool is great. LOVE THIS PLACE!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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