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Joe Brown

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

Quiet 3BDR Beach Bungalow, Walk to Beach, Private Pool

28 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Holmes Beach House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, outdoor patio, sleeps 6; Free bikes, HEATED POOL

Private Island Home with heated pool!

You will love this Key West style private home on Anna Maria Island. The home is only a short walk to the pristine beaches of Anna Maria Island. The house is uniquely located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac with no traffic, making it very peaceful & child friendly.

Your island home has 3 spacious bedrooms: 1 queen bedroom, 2 singles bedroom and 2 singles bedroom (double daybed trundle). Also, queen size pull-out couch. The home has free WIFI, full cable package, and large flat screen TV.

For entertainment you have option of APPLE TV (bring your codes for NetFlix, Hulu, HBO etc.) or DVD player.

The kitchen is fully equipped, ready for home cooked meals.

Anna Maria Island is known for its beautiful sugar white sand beaches. A very short 3-4 minute walk from the house, brings you to a wide, uncrowded beach. Spend a day at the beach, fishing off the local piers or visiting the quaint shops on the island.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Joe Brown (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Joe Brown

I am a personal homeowner, who would love to share my vacation home with you, your family and friends. I will make sure you have a great vacation, offering great personal one-to-one service, reasonable rates(no rental agency fees), and personal recommendations for any of your island needs.

Please feel free to give me (Joe) a call ~ for any of your vacation questions. 304-216-2393

Why Joe Brown chose Anna Maria Island

We chose to buy on AMI because when we crossed over the bridge from the mainland you enter a world of old Florida charm, sugary white beaches, pelicans and palm trees. No fast food, high rises or stressed out people allowed! ~

Stay on AMI....and you will feel like a true islander.

What makes this house unique

Location location....Very private quiet street, heated pool and 1 block to beach.....your own bikes, plenty of beach and pool toys....... come have it all !!

Top 10 U.S. islands (as stated by Tripadvisor):

1. San Juan Island, Wash.

2. Kauai, Hawaii

3. Marco Island, Fla.

4. Anna Maria Island, Fla.

5. Maui, Hawaii

6. Sanibel Island, Fla.

7. Chincoteague Island, Va.

8. Island of Hawaii, Hawaii

9. Amelia Island, Fla.

10. Key West, Fla.


based on 28 traveler reviews

Quiet 3BDR Beach Bungalow, Walk to Beach, Private Pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 28 reviews

Perfect vacation house!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 loved the house! It was was decorated nicely and was clean. It was great to have a washer and dryer. The kitchen was very well equipped. It was so nice to have games to play and extra books to read. The pool was great! It was also nice to have pool toys, beach chairs, coolers, umbrellas and the wagon to haul it all to the beach! Tucked away in a good, quiet location. Joe checked in mid week to make sure all was well. Would definitely stay again! Thanks Joe!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

This was a very clean updated cottage with a beautiful pool area and close to beach and ocean. The owner answered all of my questions very quickly. I would recommend this place highly!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Family Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Great house!! Well decorated inside, terrific outside. Easy to be in the pool & still join in conversation. Relaxing atmosphere, with privacy. We enjoyed the board games, and the many beach needs provided. Of course Great Food near, shopping was fun & parasailing and charter boat fishing were exciting adventures! FAB Beach--calming, and relaxing. Once again our AMI vacation was. WONDERFUL & this house was Perfect for our family. Everyone had privacy with our bedrooms, but nice family area too. We look forward to renting this charming house again. ENJOY AMI

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our home ~ come back soon!! joe
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great family vacation rental

  • 5 of 5

We enjoy coming here so much, we keep returning. The home is clean and well maintained. The pool and backyard has a tropical feel and is private. Every amenity is available, parking for 2 cars and bicycles included. It is located just a block from a nice white sand beach. You won't be disappointed here.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying!! - Joe
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Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

My family an I have been to Anna Maria Island many times. We usually stay near the north end of the island. We found the Holmes Beach area very nice. The great trolley made everything accessible. Discovered New beaches and had a great time. The home we rented was fantastic !! Accommodation were wonderful. With bikes, gas grill and pool toys. This home had it all. The best part was the very private heated pool. Will be back for sure. Thanks , Joe

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you judy for great review!! joe
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Amazing home away from home

  • 5 of 5

I cannot think of a single thing that we did not like about our stay at this house. Everything was great. There are plenty of beach towels so no need to bring your own. Bikes came in very handy. Pool was perfect after a long day at the beach. Minutes walk from the beach. Will be coming back again!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying !! - joe
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Car: not necessary

Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, Florida South West, Florida, USA -- Anna Maria Island is only 1 hour south of the Tampa Int’l Airport and Busch Gardens Theme Park. It is an easy 2 hour drive to from Disney & Epcot and 20 minutes north of Sarasota. With beautiful white sandy beaches and no crowds, this is the perfect place for families to unwind and relax.


Rates & Availability

Holmes Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Aug 6 2016 - Sep 30 2016
5 night minimum stay
October Thu November 18
Oct 1 2016 - Nov 18 2016
7 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving Week
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 26 2016
7 night minimum stay
Late November/ Mid December
Nov 27 2016 - Dec 16 2016
7 night minimum stay
XMas Week/Last Week December
Dec 17 2016 - Dec 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
January 2017
Dec 31 2016 - Jan 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
February 2017
Jan 28 2017 - Feb 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
March 2017
Feb 26 2017 - Mar 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
March 25 through April 1
Mar 25 2017 - Apr 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
April 2 through April 14
Apr 2 2017 - Apr 14 2017
5 night minimum stay
Easter Week 2017
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
April 22 Through April 29 2017
Apr 23 2017 - Apr 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $120
Tax Rate 11.5%

Feel free to contact with your own offer; all reasonable offers are considered especially within 30 days of rental date.

Security deposit is required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Holmes Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , day bed trundle
  • extra comfortable aerobed mattress provided
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • 6 bicycles
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Free WIFI AND long distance calls within U.S., full cable package and great flat screen TV's

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