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*Fabulous waterfront property* FALL SPECIAL STARTING AT $235/NIGHT!!

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Beautiful waterfront home located on the north end of Anna Maria Island. Located on North Shore Drive, approx 9 houses east of the Rod n Reel Pier and half a mile from the Historical City Pier. Anna Maria Island is a piece of old Florida. Perfect for family vacations, swimming, and watching the dolphins. 100 ft of private beach is all yours! Relax on the large back deck as you watch the waves and dolphins.

This waterfront property is an ideal location that is walking distance to restaurants, the Gulf beaches quaint ice cream shops and so much more. You can rent a bikes, golf carts, and other essential island equipment nearby on Pine Ave. The garage is stocked with floaters and other beach gear as well.

Nice easy beach, perfect for little children. We enjoy the pine tree in the back which offers shade for those who are sun sensitive and yet still want to be part of the action. With two king beds and a third bedroom with a full and two twins, there is plenty of room for everyone. Please note that this house is not available for wedding receptions or other parties.

Keywords: Waterfront Home

More Details

Nicholas Kohlmann
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 15, 2017

About Nicholas Kohlmann

Greetings, aspiring travelers!

My name is James Kohlmann, and I am the owner of this property. Currently, I live in Illinois with my family of five. I am a practicing orthopedic surgeon, and love what I do. In the year 1999 I decided to buy this gem of a property because I had fallen in love with this quaint island. Years later, I still enjoy this home and the island, and want to share it with others. With the help of my daughter, Christina, I manage the property. I hope that you love it as much as I do! If you have any questions about the house or the island feel free to call or shoot an email.

Nicholas Kohlmann purchased this house in 1999


Anna Maria House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5+
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • All rooms have flat screen TV in bedroom.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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*Fabulous waterfront property* FALL SPECIAL STARTING AT $235/NIGHT!!
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 12 reviews
Newton, IL

Amazing Upgrades!

  • 5 of 5

We had another amazing stay at 901 North Shore. Our family has stayed in this home for years. The location is perfect! Easy walking distance to all the local favorites. The backyard is literally the ocean. We sit on the deck watching the manatees, seagulls, and especially the dolphins.

This was our first year since a complete remodel. The home was lovely before, but now, WOW! Upgrades throughout. I can't recommend it enough. We will continue to come back year after year.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Second Stay

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at the house and their care and attention is evident, The deck furniture had been replaced since last year. We enjoy staying here so much. Even during the hottest Florida days, the shade of the trees in the back combined with the breeze off the bay make this such an enjoyable spot to just sit and talk while watching dolphins or an occasional manatee. It is very well situated within walking distance to either pier. Sunsets at Bean point should not be missed. It takes 5-10 minutes to stroll to Bean Point. The house is very clean and well maintained. The decorations are very nice and tastefully done in a fun beach style. This is our second year here and have already booked next year. Great place for families.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home is where I park it

Great location, cute house, Poorly maintained

  • 3 of 5


This house was great for two families. We had plenty of room and privacy. We had 4 kids under 5 and they enjoyed playing in the water and looking for seashells while the adults could drink coffee or a cocktail from the porch. Close walking distance to downtown and shopping. The kids enjoyed having their own space in a separate area to watch tv and play games while the adults hung out in the living room. Great detail in decor, big cozy beds, lots of charm. I appreciated the vintage pink bathroom.


Upon arrival the backyard had pine needles everywhere. The patio was dirty and you could not see the path leading down to the beach due to all the needles. My husband spent an hour sweeping and cleaning, doesnt that scream vacation? There were a few ant hills with ants crawling everywhere and biting the kids. There's a great large lawn but don't bother laying out or trying to walk or play on it. It was overgrown and had a ton of small spikey balls from the tree. Very disappointing. I was also shocked that the cleaning crew literally gives you ONE dishwasher pack, ONE trashbag and that's it. If you pay for a week there should should be a weeks worth of supplies. I spent around $40 buying toilet paper, ziplock bags, sponges,trash bags etc. there also wasn't any cleaner for the counter. I rent about 3 vacation homes a year and have never run into anything so stingy. The property managers were awful to deal with. Everything was unclear and emails weren't received for checking in process. I also had to give my credit card number over the phone to pay for the home and the next day I had random fraudulent charges. They need to have a secure form of accepting payment.

We enjoyed most of our visit but would never stay here again.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best Family Beach Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The place was beautiful and well maintained. It is very well located between the Rod and Reel Pier and The Anna Maria Pier. We enjoyed fishing in the bay. The neighborhood is quiet. We brought 2 bikes and rented some additional bikes from Beach Bums. We enjoyed biking daily in the neighborhood (very little traffic even during the July 4th week). We could easily walk to 3 or more restaurants. Bikes would make cars very optional. Sitting under the australian pines with a constant breeze off the bay was so pleasant, it was hard to motivate yourself to do anything. We saw dolphins every morning and every evening. The house itself is perfectly decorated. All furniture appears new. Beds are very comfortable. Kitchen was well stocked with real plates and glassware. We have been here for 3 weeks. New appliances. We have been here for 3 weeks. The washer and dryer, dish washer, refrigerator work well. Nice people to deal with. They were very responsive to emails. My only real negative is that I'm too young to retire and must return to work and have to leave this wonderful place.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Highlands Ranch, CO

Great House and perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our week in this beautiful house. We had 2 families in this house and it was a perfect set up. The layout is great and provided plenty of space. The location was fantastic. We went to the main beach every morning and then spent our afternoons in the water off the back of the house. We saw dolphins daily and our children loved seeing all of the ocean life right in our backyard. We rented 2 paddleboards from Beach Bums for the week and they got plenty of use. Beach Bums delivered them to our house and picked them back up at the end of the week. Everything here was so simple. Take out from the Rod & Reel pier is a must. This house is clean and very well decorated. We would go back to this house in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Riverview, Florida

Great Location - Beautiful Views - Walk right out to the beach

  • 5 of 5

Everything was great with location and views. The house has a lot of space and laid out well. You are in walking distance to the Rod & Reel Pier for eating out, drinks, and fishing. You can even walk to the public beach if you want but we never had a reason to. We enjoyed walking right out the back and swimming in beautiful clear water with white sand. We will definitely stay again in future. The only small negatives would be the worn-out outside lawn furniture and interior needs updating (new furniture, kitchen). Still not a big deal - it didn't make our stay any less enjoyable. We loved it!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
Rod & Reel Pier
Nearest Point of Interest
The City Pier.
Nearest Point of Interest
A family friendly park
Nearest Point of Interest
Quaint Shopping Center


Rates & Availability

Anna Maria House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Aug 19 2017 - Aug 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
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Aug 27 2017 - Sep 10 2017
5 night minimum stay
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Sep 11 2017 - Sep 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
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Sep 27 2017 - Oct 1 2017
5 night minimum stay
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Oct 2 2017 - Oct 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
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Oct 27 2017 - Nov 11 2017
5 night minimum stay
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Nov 12 2017 - Nov 22 2017
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Nov 28 2017 - Dec 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
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Mar 17 2018 - Apr 7 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $180

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.