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Blue Sky: Luxury 5 Bdrm/4 bath with heated pool - 1 block to beach!

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Relax in this brand new luxury home just a block from the beautiful beaches of Anna Maria Island. The Blue Sky Beach House is one side of a newly constructed private duplex completed in April 2015. Decorated in a coastal style, this house has 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, 6 flat screen TV's, private heated pool and spa, stainless steel appliances, grill, rooftop deck, 10 foot ceilings and top of the line amenities. Kids will enjoy the bunk room made just for them...plenty of games & puzzles and an easy one minute walk to the beach. The open floor plan allows for everyone to be together whether you're in the kitchen, living room or dining area and the pool is completely private (both sides have their own pool)!

Perfectly located just a block from the beach and a short stroll to the shops and restaurants, Blue Sky Beach House is ideal for a larger group or multiple families traveling together. It has everything you'll need for a comfortable, relaxing, stress-free vacation. Even an outdoor shower to wash away the sand after a trip to the beach. You won't want to leave!

Are your dates not available? Looking for something different? Please check our our other property on Anna Maria Island, the Blue Water Beach House at vrbo.com/1014476. It is amazing!

More Details

Owner
Missy Prout
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 August, 2017

About Missy Prout

Our extended family of 12 adults and 9 kids enjoyed a week-long reunion on this lovely Island in the summer of 2011. That is when we fell in love with Anna Maria Island and Holmes Beach. Our family has been visiting this area on a regular basis ever since. Little did we know that we would one day decide to put down some roots here. We've been creating such fantastic memories over the years...walking the beaches, boating in the Gulf, kayaking in the Bay, playing in the pool, day trips to Busch Gardens, Lego land and Disney, and dining at the many great restaurants on this seven mile stretch. The harsh Wisconsin winters drove us to find a place here that our family (three boys now!) could enjoy in the years to come. That place is the Blue Sky Beach House. Anna Maria Island is one of a kind & we hope your time here gives you the same joy it's given us!

Missy Prout purchased this house in 2015

Why Missy Prout chose Anna Maria Island

Location! Location! Location! We love this little part of Anna Maria Island..and everything about this home is designed to make for a comfortable and relaxing beach vacation for you and your family.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • *Holmes Beach Noise Ordinance - quiet hours of 10pm-7am (10am wknd). *Pls respect the house & neighbors. *kids must be supervised in pool and on deck
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 4 Bathrooms Master bedroom and Kids bunk bedroom each have full attached bathrooms, full bath with tub on main level, another full bath for bedroom with King and Bedroom with queen to share.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Bunk Bed
  • 5 Bedrooms
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
POOL: We do offer pool heat as needed as a courtesy to our guests at no additional charge. Our pool and pool equipment are closely monitored for your safety, we kindly ask that the controls not be tampered with. Due to the island's strict 10pm noise ordinance, the pool heaters will not run overnight. Please remember, outdoor spas are not hot tubs. Generally speaking, our winter months are considered from November through April. During these months we do our best to ensure that the pools are heated to a temperature of 82 degrees. However, please be aware that even in Central Florida we do occasionally get cold spells that can send the temperatures into the 30's for a few nights in a row. This will cause the pool water temp to draw down to in the 70's and a pool pump will shut down if the outside temp gets too cold. The pump will then kick back on in the morning and begin re-heating of the pool back to 82, which may take a day or two. We'll do everything we can to get it warm!

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Blue Sky: Luxury 5 Bdrm/4 bath with heated pool - 1 block to beach!
average rating of 4.9791665 based on 48 reviews
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LOVED THIS HOUSE!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed here for our annual summer vacation from August 5th through August 12th. It was our second time in Anna Maria and this house was beyond amazing! It was a quick skip to the beach and when we had enough sand, we all loved coming back to the gorgeous pool and hot tub available at the house! The kids were in heaven! Missy was quick to respond if we had a question or needed anything......the perfect weather didn't hurt either! The house was clean, the décor was beachy and cozy, the bedrooms were spacious and there was plenty of room for all of us! Lots of toys, sand pails, and games for the kids to keep busy with! Beach carts aplenty to help carry everything down.....everything was perfect!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing! There was not one thing we wanted for....from beach towels, beach buggies and wagons, not to mention a well-equipped kitchen...it had it all. It perfectly accommodated our large group. The pool was beautiful and of course the icing on the cake was the one minute walk to the most beautiful beach. Any questions we had were quickly answered by the owner. We definitely hope to return to this house again next year!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Place

  • 5 of 5

We could not have had a nicer place to stay, and would recommend this house to anyone. Our family included (4) children ages 2 - 12 and (7) adults and all enjoyed the great amenities provided. The pool, the hot tub, the large open area on the first floor, and the closeness of the beach was great. It is a perfect place for families. Missy is nice, responsive to questions, and great to deal with. All our family thought the house was an ideal place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fifty Memories Made at the Blue House

  • 5 of 5

We booked the Blue House to take our family for a week to AMI for an early 50th anniversary trip.

The house is so pretty inside and is complete with every kitchen appliance, urensil, etc. you could want.

Each bedroom is beautiful, as well as the baths.

The swimming pool was the hit of the week with our grandkids. Forget the beach and ocean, they loved the pool!!

There was beach accessories, although the carts are really rickety.

I called Missy about a couple of problems created by tenants before us and she had them fixed by the next morning.

I would definitely recommend this rental to friends and family!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic house, easy close walk to the beach! Great location!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great trip!! The house is beautiful, clean, well equipped with towels (beach and bath), kitchen supplies, grill, and beach equipment (chairs, umbrellas, toys). A straight shot / very short walk to the beach with carts and a wagon to easily get everything there and back. Pool and hot tub were perfect!! We also rented the adjoining duplex for our group of 21 - plenty of space for all of us to eat dinners together and spread out during the rainy days. No issues all week - I'd highly recommend!!! Perfect location - in the middle of the island with an easy drive to the grocery store, restaurants, gift shops.

If I had to come up with a negative - there are no rain gutters so when it pours (which we had 4-5 days of) there's a deluge of water that comes down over the front porch, but if your going out in it your getting wet regardless so not a real big deal.

House is also stocked with some games, books, cards, wifi (Netflix), which definitely helped on the really bad weather days keep our kids busy (ages 9-20). We never had any issues with enough hot water for showers or laundry which we expected having a full house.

Great trip!! Great house!!! Thx so much Missy!!! We hope to come back someday!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great response time

  • 5 of 5

Any trip will have its downfalls, but the response of the owners to our minor concerns is what made this place worth every dollar. Great time with family

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Sarasota/Bradenton International
Nearest Train
200 Metres
Free Trolley
Car: not necessary

An easy straight shot 1 minute walk to the beach. Garage parking for 1 car and driveway parking for 3 cars. You can catch the free Anna Maria trolley just up the street.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Holmes Beach, Florida South Central Gulf Coast

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
 
Summer
19 Aug 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,996
for 7 nights
£3,996
 
 
Fall 2017
9 Sep 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,900
for 4 nights
From
£415
£3,035
 
 
Thanksgiving Week
18 Nov 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,608
for 7 nights
£4,608
 
 
Winter I 2017
25 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,812
for 4 nights
From
£393
£2,773
 
 
Holiday
20 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
6 night minimum stay
£4,171
for 6 nights
From
£655
£4,608
 
 
January 2018
4 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,812
for 4 nights
From
£393
£2,773
 
 
February/March 2018
3 Feb 2018 - 16 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,996
for 7 nights
£3,996
 
 
Spring Break
17 Mar 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,608
for 7 nights
£4,608
 
 
Spring Break
24 Mar 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£5,481
for 7 nights
£5,481
 
 
April 2018
7 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,996
for 7 nights
£3,996
 
 
May
28 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,206
for 5 nights
From
£393
£2,861
 
 
Summer 2018
26 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,084
for 7 nights
£4,084
 
 
4th of July Holiday
30 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,608
for 7 nights
£4,608
 
 
Summer 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,084
for 7 nights
£4,084
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £214.47
Damage Deposit £116.98

Our rentals run Saturday to Saturday with a checkout time of 10am. Depending on the time of year, we do take requests for 4 - 6 day rentals. Please inquire!

$250 of your 25% deposit is non-refundable. Cancellation refunds for the remaining balance are subject to our ability to re-rent the accommodation after you come within 60 days of your trip.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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