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Key West Style Family Friendly Home With Sunsets To Die For!!

Anne Thomasson

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 30 nights

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Anne Thomasson

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
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Key West Style Family Friendly Home With Sunsets To Die For!!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 30 nights

Overview

Anna Maria House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, 6 Sleeps - Close To Florida's Best Beach

Our home is an elevated property in the Key West Style with 3 bedrooms located on the prestigious Northern End of Anna Maria Island! On a quiet residential street this wonderful property is your home away from home. With just a short walk to the renowned Anna Maria Island beaches and its close location to the popular Pine Avenue, you are never too far from local shops, boutiques and restaurants.

Master: The Master suite has a King-sized bed, en-suite bathroom and a deck that allow direct access to the bedroom from the outside with views of the water through french windows leading onto lanai: en suite bathroom has double walk in shower and his n hers basins plus huge walk in closet with full length mirrors.

Second bedroom has Queen size double bed and large closet.

Third bedroom has 2 twin beds.

A great feature of this family home is the large, spacious open plan living, dining and kitchen area with 3 double french doors opening out onto the rear lanai with views over garden and waterways.

The kitchen incorporates high end appliances central cooker island and useful breakfast bar. The fully stocked kitchen is ideal for making home cooked meals that can be enjoyed indoors or outdoors as both tables seat 6.

A separate office /study is complete with free WiFi access.

Upstairs our upper deck provides a bright and unique library room with french window views across the water ways.

The full length front porch provides comfortable seating to view the sunrise and watch the island awake whilst the rear lanai provides a spacious comfortable lounge and dining area throughout the day (especially beautiful at sunset).

Outside is a great space within a beautifully groomed and professionally maintained spacious garden leading down to the creek and private boat dock, perfect for lazy summer days of fishing off the dock; lounging in the sun or preparing the grill for lunch. Watch out for the manatees and their young who are regular visitors to our boat dock.

The 'Crows Nest ' is a unique and large roof terrace, ideal for sunset cocktail parties or private sunbathing .

life on Anna maria is all about the beautiful outdoors; sun; beaches and ocean and our home provides a perfect transition between indoor and outdoor living.

Spend your days exploring the Gulf and Bay beaches, fishing on Rod and Reel Pier or simply scout out the Island by bike, taking advantage of the Free Island Trolley Service or even by foot-this fantastic location puts you in the middle of it all!

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Anne Thomasson (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 1, 2015

About Anne Thomasson

We are a family from England who fell in love with Anna Maria Island some 25 years ago, we made our dream come true and purchased our little piece of paradise in 2003. This is the first time we have listed our property for rent and hope to share some of its magic with you and your family.

Anne Thomasson purchased this house in 2003

Why Anne Thomasson chose Anna Maria

Anna Maria is a special place and we love it because it has retained alot of the Old Florida charm. There are no high rise hotels and commercialism like some other places in Florida. It has some of the most beautiful beaches you will ever see and the turquoise seas in summer are warm and safe for small children

What makes this house unique

We choose our home because it is very pretty, has the Wow factor inside and for the fact it is on the water. The boat dock was the clinch!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time in Anna Marie, one of our favorite vacation locations.

Your house was marvelous and we enjoyed staying there and we have sent a very favorable review.
Jan 2015
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 30 nights
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Reviews

5
based on 8 traveler reviews

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Key West Style Family Friendly Home With Sunsets To Die For!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
Falmouth, Maine, USA
5

Wonderful house in a beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely, comfortable house. The pictures are completely representative of the property. We were visiting AMI to celebrate my sisters 50th birthday, and the house was perfect for us. Coffee on the lanai in the morning was a peaceful way to wake up, the kitchen was well equipped to cook in and though we expected to eat out a lot, we cooked in most nights then went for walks around the island and our husbands found the fishing fun and diversified. We did see a manatee swim up to the dock. We rented Kayaks and easily paddled out to the ocean from the dock and it was a 10 minute walk to the beautiful beach. If you are there for busy season I recommend renting bicycles, kayaks etc in advance, things book up fast. VRBO was responsive, clear in communications and the house was ready and clean when we arrived. Awesome vacation all around and we will likely be back! Everyone in our party raved about the house & location, it is a special property.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So great to hear your advice regarding renting in advance bikes, kayaks etc during busy season. Happy to know our home fulfilled your expectations also and how lucky you were in seeing a Manatee right up to the dock. Thank you for your positive review and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Anne
5

Amazing Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was our second "escape from winter" stay in this lovely, comfortable home and we could not have been happier! The location is perfect, and we enjoyed the amenities tremendously. We slept in a comfortable bed, made meals in a well stocked kitchen, explored the whole island on bikes that were provided, and lounged comfortably on the screened deck or canal-side patio. The neighborhood is peaceful and quiet and just a short walk to the free trolley. We are just delighted that we will be able to return to our "home away from home" same time next year.

Thank you, Anne and Geoff, for sharing your special place with us!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Judy, it was a pleasure having you stay again and we look forward to next year and welcoming you back in 2016. Have a wonderful summer!
5

Great vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a very enjoyable vacation. The house was perfect for our needs and very well equipped. The location of the home was excellent, close to the main street, restaurants and beaches. If you like the photos of the home you will not be disappointed. The top deck is a lovely sun trap, the screened porch is very private surrounded by tropical vegetation. Sitting by the canal is another added bonus.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you David for taking the time to let us know what you liked about our home. The close proximity to the beaches, hope and restaurants makes this the perfect family vacation spot, we are so glad you enjoyed it all. Hurry back!
5

Coral gardens

  • 5 of 5

This is our third stay at Coral gardens and we enjoyed every minute of it.The family were with us for two weeks and they also love the condo and everything about Coral gardens and TCI.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou for taking the time to submit this wonderful review. We are always happy to see you and the family enjoying our idyllic location right on the beach at Grace Bay with views of the turquoise ocean. Hurry back! Anne & Geoff
5

Feeling like home!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 4th stay - so needless to say that we love this house and it´s perfect setting on this gorgeous island. A house with lots of great places to relax, a coffee on the patio, a drink at the waterside or a sundowner on the roof terrace. We enjoyed the perfect beach easily reached by a short walk.

The house is provided with everything you need, a nice baby crib can easily be rented at Baby rentals next to the post office for $35 a week.

Our two little daughters loved the outside shower and the dock, watching wildlife and fishes swimming by. They were so excited watching manatees smoothly swimming by when we had an early morning coffee at the dock.

I loved doing my pilates exercise upstairs on the roof terrace in the early morning hearing only the birds twitter.

Thank you so much Anne and Geoff for making our family holiday so special.

We will come again, soon - very soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you vincenza, so pleased you and your family love visiting our island home for your summer vacation. Glad you enjoyed your early morning exercise on the roof terrace, it is a perfect for yoga/pilates and so thrilled your girls enjoyed spotting the wildlife.
Brussels, Belgium, Europe
5

Excellent stay, best spot in town!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay - it really is the best spot to stay on Anna Maria - quiet, yet central and accessible to all nearby activities. The house was fully equipped and just fancy! The only thing that would hvae made our stay 120% excellent was to have had a kayak to borrow in the garage I think :) but that is just being even more spoiled than we were already. We would definitely like to be back on day! Thanks again!

  • Submitted: May 27, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. Good to know you enjoyed our central location on beautiful Anna Maria Island. Kayaks are easily rented at Beach Bums on Pine Ave, just a few mins walk away and they deliver to your dock! Thank you for your tip for next year, see you all soon again we hope. Anne & Geoff

Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
SRQ
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
City Pier or Rod N Reel Pier or sandbar restaurant
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Key Royale
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
I75
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Waterfront or Sandbar restaurant
Nearest Beach
400 Metres
Gulf Beaches, BayFront Beach and Bean point
Car: recommended

Glorious sunsets of Anna Maria Island are world famous and can be viewed from all three beaches, piers or off your on rooftop gallery. The island is laid back and relaxed with world class restaurants and bars. An olde world trolley bus provides free travel through the island and onto mainland town of Bradenton. Life here is all about the beaches , sunshine and the ocean (fishing is exceptional for tarpon redfish trout grouper snapper kingfish ) . Pine avenue provides a beautiful shopping experience and cafe scene but for nightlife and other activities Bradenton and Sarasota are just 30 mins away . Disney world and Orlando attractions are 2 to 3 hours away .

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Rates & Availability

From $1,283 Per week

Anna Maria House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Nov 15 2015 - Apr 30 2016
30 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,990
$5,250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $200
Admin/Insurance $100
Cleaning $100
Tax Rate 11.5%
Notes Rates are subject to change until booking confirmation is received
50% deposit required to secure booking balance due 60 days prior to check in date
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Amenities

Anna Maria House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Family Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , serves bedrooms 2 and 3
    Master ensuite Bathroom - toilet , shower , twin basins, walk in closet, full lenght mirrors
    Outdoor - outdoor shower , Great for washing off after your day at the beach!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , with ensuite and walk in closet (wardrobe)
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , double closet (wardrobe)
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

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