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Cozy, Affordable & Just Steps from the Beach -Openings Now!

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Bradenton Beach - Almost Beach Apartments

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)

We are a small, clean, 'Old Florida' business located directly across the street from the Gulf of Mexico.

Our units are comfortable and priced to allow the average person a chance to spend quality vacation time on our beautiful wide sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico! We are located on the free trolley line, and close to bicycle rentals and nature preserves. Please contact us for rental availability.

Keywords: Turn-Key Apartments

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Lynne
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
30 November, 2016
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(23 traveller reviews)

Cozy, Affordable & Just Steps from the Beach -Openings Now!
average rating of 4.478261 based on 23 reviews
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time visiting Anna Maria. I did not know what to expect but Lynne made sure we were comfortable. She was really good with communicating with me and answered all of my questions prior to getting there. There is a free trolley that takes you around the island. Our car did not move until it was time for us to drive back home. There is pretty much everything you could need in the kitchen (plates, glasses, utensils, etc.) It was quiet, clean and cozy. The beach is literally across the street and Lynne has plenty of beach accessories to use. It was much more than we anticipated and we will definitely be back!!! Her parrot was a great touch as well.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything you Need!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first vacation to the gulf. Lynne greeted us with her parrot and walked us through a quaint little cottage that fit our every need. This was prime location if you ask me. The beach access is across the street. The trolley stop is less than a block to go up and down the island. We barely got in our car to go anywhere. The trolley is very convenient. House has little porch area to rinse off from the beach, inside has 2 twin beds that was perfect for my boys. The bathroom shower has great water pressure and plenty of hot water. The kitchen has everything you could possibly need. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Just right!

  • 5 of 5

We have no complaints about this cozy little unit. It was clean, quiet, private yet street side, and had everything we needed. The beach and the trolley stops were less than a minutes' walk from the front door. The owner was nice and easy to work with. We had never been welcomed by a parrot before so that was really neat. She had plenty of beach accessories available and also provided extra towels. It was so much more than we had anticipated.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Good Comfortable Value

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for the month of January 2016 and we were very happy with our vacation. The apartment was clean, sufficiently outfitted and met all our needs. The landlord, Lynne, checked in a couple of times a week to make sure all was fine, she was available when we needed her to be, and she offered good suggestions about area activities. One of her parrots fell in love with my husband, which was sweet and a bonding experience. The apartment is as pictured, and really is that close to the beach and trolley. We drive a mid-size SUV and had no trouble parking. If you want granite countertops in a newer condo, this is not your place. If you want some old Florida charm and good value with an interesting and trustworthy landlord, this is a good place. We will be happy to stay here again if we return to Bradenton Beach.

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You really don't get rich doing this, comfortable maybe, but not rich, so, it is people like these folks that have kept me doing this for twenty-four years. I remember them well. We had the chance to visit a little, and while they were here, there was construction going on right across the street from us. I felt badly for my tenants, but there was nothing I could do about it. Everyone here took it in stride, and went on about enjoying their time at the beach. I hope I do get to see them again, they were good people.
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4

Nice stay

  • 4 of 5

Nice place very close to the beach (opposite side of the street). Quite surroundings and only a few meter from trolley-free bus shuttle. The cottage is as described on the pictures. The owner is nice and helpful. Her parrot is cute. Interior is elderly but useful.

We were two adults and three children and had no problem to fit. The owner even organised a baby bed for us and helped to receive mail delivery.

Towels, linnen and beach mats are there, also an umbrella and some toys for the kids.

Washing machine and tumbler are next doors for USD2 each. Several restaurants are around. Only 5min to supermarket by bus. Great beach! AC worked well as well as free wifi.

We enjoyed the stay which was worth the money.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Quaint, nearly beach-side get away.

  • 4 of 5

Our family of 3 stayed here for a quick, 3 night getaway after a 4 day trip to Orlando amusement parks. The cottage is literally right across the street from the public beach access. The free trolley stops are across the street for South bound and on the corner, 1 house away, for North bound. Miss Lynne had enough beach goodies to make our stay and visit to the sands comfortable. We were provided beach towels, chairs, an umbrella, toys for our son. There is coin laundry available. It's $2 a wash and $2 a dry. Be prepared with quarters. We never started our car from the time of arrival until our departure. The area is quiet and away from the "town" streets, yet a 5 minute trolley ride South to Bridge St. or 15 minutes North to AM. Once we got the a/c and fans running, it cooled off nicely in the unit and we slept comfortably. The beds! I'm not sure what Miss Lynne has on the mattresses, but they were more comfortable than the beds we had at the upscale Orlando hotel. Should we ever get back to the island, we will most definitely check here first for availability.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I would like to thank this family for their kind words, and for letting me know that the bed was so comfortable. Because of that, I went out and bought mattress toppers for all my other beds AND for myself. Originally, I had a guest in the winter, with bad hips and he was very stiff in the mornings. I felt badly for him, and bought a mattress topper, hoping it would give him some relief. It did, and, apparently, it has been appreciated by my other guests as well. So, thank you, for letting me know.
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Sarasota-Bradenton
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Sharky's
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Key Royale
Nearest Train
50 Miles
Amtrack
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
I 75
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Sharky's
Nearest Beach
Anna Maria Island
Car: not necessary

Beach, and extensive nature trail hiking/kayaking

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment In Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
winter/spring
1 Nov 2016 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£340
for 3 nights
From
£107
£713
£2,686
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£189
for 2 nights
From
£84
£562
£2,064
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee may apply £20
Tax Rate 12.0%

25% required for reservation, remainder due thirty days prior to arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Bradenton Beach in Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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