Beautiful 1206 square foot air-conditioned elevated townhouse with multiple decks, located just across the street from Gulf front beaches, only 600 feet away from the beach. Close to airports, with Sarasota airport only 25 minutes away and Tampa airport 45 minutes away. This facility is perfect for families or adults and features a spacious open living area with living room, dining room and kitchen as well as a master bedroom, walk-in closet and bathroom on the main floor.
Kitchen is turnkey furnished and includes refrigerator, ice maker, range, microwave, dishwasher, garbage disposal and small appliances including toaster, coffee maker, blender, griddle, china, flatware, pots and pans and utensils. All kitchen linens are furnished. Washer and dryer are also in the kitchen for your convenience.
The living room features a 42' HDTV with a DVD player, broadband internet and WiFi and free long distance in the continental US. Dining room seats six.
Master bedroom suite, adjacent to the living room, is complete with queen size bed, bedside tables and lamps, a Smart HDTV, a walk-in closet and bathroom. Bedding and linens are furnished, with beach towels in the master closet. A wrap around deck and private screened lanai on this level allows you to choose the sun or shade patterns you prefer.
Plenty of privacy is available for your family and friends on the upper living level . Soaring stairway leads to the 2 upper bedrooms and bath. Queen size beds are available in each bedroom with bedside tables and lamps and mirrored door-closets. The upper front bedroom also includes a skylight, a bookcase, and a patio door opening onto a private third floor deck which is perfect for afternoon sunning and affords a view of the gulf beach. All rooms are equipped with ceiling fans.
The ground floor includes an attached two car garage with garage door opener and a two car apron for ample parking space. The townhouse is set back from the street which is safe for children. Behind the garage is a furnished bonus room and a large wooden deck with a tranquil pond in a lush tropical setting. An outdoor shower is available on this deck. A large heated community pool in the complex makes swimming comfortable year around. Beach chairs are available in the garage and a small wagon is also available to transport objects to the beach.
Transportation around the island is free on the Trolley with connections to Bradenton. An airport shuttle service is available. Fine and casual dining, gourmet grocery shopping, specialty stores, and boutique shops are located on the island. Baby supply rentals, boat, bike, scooter and kayak rentals are available nearby. Fishing charters, golf courses, parasailing are also available. Additional shopping and fine and casual dining can be found at St. Armand's Circle located in nearby Sarasota, only 25 minutes away. Outlet shopping is available at Ellenton Mall. Historic island sights, Ringling Museum of Art, Circus Museum and Ringling house tours are only a few of the attractions available in the area. Dali Museum is close by in Tampa. Bradenton hosts Pittsburgh Pirates spring training camp. A branch of the Manatee public library is on the island. Playgrounds are available for children and young adults.
Nearby restaurants include the award winning Beach Bistro, the Sandbar, and the Waterfront.
Sunny afternoons, breathtaking sunsets, private lush tropical surroundings on a peaceful, non-commercial island is all here for your pleasure. Across the street is one of the most beautiful beaches in America, according to Southern Living Magazine, March 4, 2009 issue; also in USA Today Travel section regarding the least known Florida beaches on September 9, 2013. Anna Maria Island has also been featured in numerous other publications including The Islander Magazine(Florida) August 1, 2013, Coastal Living (Dream Towns), Island Magazine, RV Life, Oprah Magazine, Sarasota Magazine, and The New York Times. Anna Maria Island is rated #3 new list of top 10 island destinations in the U.S. Rental times are available weekly, monthly or several months at a time.
Keywords: Newly Refurbished and Refurnished. Tropical Setting. Semi-Detached Home. Quiet, Friendly, Secluded Atmosphere. Heated Swimming Pool in Complex.
We have owned a condo on Anna Maria Island for 15 years, and fell in love with the area. Now we have our own townhome with more space. What brings us back every year is the tranquility and beauty of the island, the friendly atmosphere and the incomparable sunsets. There is everything to do or there is nothing to do, whatever suits us.
Located just across the street from Gulf front beaches; close to grocery, restaurants, shopping. We love the non-commercial setting; no fast food establishments, no high rise apartments; beautiful views, sunny, warm, tropical spaces, spectacular sunsets, friendly islanders, casual and relaxed atmosphere.
Quiet safe residential area in North Beach Village.Free trolley service takes you anywhere around the island; bus stop within 1 block. Grocery store, hardware store and drug stores nearby. Barber shop and beauty salons on the island. Numerous restaurants on the island. Golf carts, bicycles and Segways can be rented on the island. Public library nearby. We are within walking distance of most amenities.