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IMG Academies Golf Course Villa, 7 Miles to Beach

Bedrooms 2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 15 nights


About the property

Villa, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5-6)

Fully equipped villa on 6th Fairway at IMG Academies!

Come stay at our newly renovated villa right on the golf course at IMG Academies, and a quick 9 mile drive to the beautiful Anna Maria Island Gulf of Mexico beaches.

Enjoy the sunrise view over the golf course right from the villa and the spectacular sunset over Anna Maria Island in the evening.

Anna Maria Island was featured in the May 2012 issue of Family Circle Magazine as one of their 'The Best of Florida' family hot spots!

'The vibe is very old-time Florida on this tiny island 40 miles south of Tampa.' the article reads.

Or, if you are feeling more active, drive the golf cart over to IMG Academies where you can participate in the adult tennis program, play a round of golf, or sign the kids up for a variety of camps or sports lessons.

Sarasota is a 10 mile drive from the villa where you can visit the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Siesta Key beach, Mote Aquarium, or St. Armand's Circle.

Ready for YOU:

Master bedroom with king bed, dresser, and closet

Master bathroom with tile shower and bathtub

Second bedroom with bunk beds and full bed

Second bathroom with tile shower

Clean towels and linens

Fully equipped new kitchen with full sized new appliances

Beach chairs, beach towels, and plenty of beach toys

Private full sized washer/dryer in attached laundry room

Golf cart

Keywords: Villa, Golf Course, IMG Academy, Anna Maria Island, Bollitieri Tennis Academy, David Leadbetter Golf Academy, Gulf of Mexico beaches, Longboat Key, Lido Key, Siesta Key

More Details

Mark Farmer
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 13, 2018

Why Mark Farmer chose Bradenton

Perfectly located next to IMG Academy

What makes this villa unique

The sunrise view over the golf course in the morning is beautiful. Cook a meal in our fully equipped kitchen, sit on the patio to enjoy your meal, go for a morning walk in the quiet, friendly neighborhood, go for a swim in the pool. You can use our golf cart to go for a ride around the neighborhood, or go to the pro shop to schedule a round of golf. After lunch head 9.5 miles west to the beautiful beaches in Bradenton Beach or Anna Maria Island. Anna Maria Island is a quaint beach town with shops, restaurants, mini golf, 3 fishing piers, and much more. You can go parasailing, ride a wave runner, or go on a chartered fishing boat. Drive a bit further and you'll be on Longboat Key, Lido Key, or Siesta Key. Sarasota is a 20 minute drive where you will find the Mote Aquarium, Jungle Gardens, and the Ringling Brothers Art museum, just to name a few of the many attractions and activities this area has to offer. Feel free to contact me on my cell if you have questions, or would like more information.


Bradenton Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

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IMG Academies Golf Course Villa, 7 Miles to Beach
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews
Traverse City

Good location. House cleaner needs to do a much better job.

  • 4 of 5

Plenty of burnt out light bulb. Owner bought replacement so I did the maintenance to free. So light switches did not do anything placement of light switches could have been a lot better. You have to walk in a dark room find the switch in the dark to get light. Electrican was pretty bad. Got two TV side by side I think we need head phones so we won’t disturb each other. Pool table was nice. Next time we will bright a stool for my wife to get into bed. She’s 5’2” too short for the bed. We stayed for 24 days I played golf at IMG and the County course While wife enjoyed her time with her sister BTW tennis at United was great Coming back next year

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful vacation experience at IMG

  • 5 of 5

We truly loved our two month stay at the rental at IMG.

So much, we have requested the same villa for a four (4) month stay starting Jan. 2016.

We were in close proximity to golf, beach, shopping, and restaurants, the things we spent our vacation doing.

I personally loved the fact it was right on the golf course. I almost felt like a 'marshall' at a PGA event!

The owners were very helpful in attending to our needs immediately upon request.

Both my wife and myself enjoyed the fact that we had cleaning service every two weeks. That was very helpful to us.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect stay near IMG!!

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed our stay at this IMG villa!!! The location of the property is excellent with close proximity to IMG, Sarasota downtown, Long Boat Key and Anna Maria Island. The villa is very comfortable and is situated in a quite and nice neighborhood. Monica was extremely helpful and attended to our needs promptly. If we were to return to the area, we would definitely rent the villa again!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2013
  • Stayed: July 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shelby Township, MI USA

IMG Golf Villa - Bradenton

  • 4 of 5

Nice villa, great view overlooking the golf course. The villa was nicely appointed, 2 very nice TV's and the pool table was great for the cooler days. The golf cart was great to have, I used it to drive to the golf club and the pool. The owners answered all of my questions in a very timely manner.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2013
  • Stayed: February 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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28 day Snowbirds

  • 4 of 5

We truely enjoyed our stay at the IMG Villa that we rented. The weather was fantastic and the spacious Villa truely complimented our stay. The Villa was exactly as presented on VRBO and the Villa owners were very pleasant to deal with. This was our 1st time of doing an extended stay in Florida during the winter months and we were very pleased as to how simple and smoothly our experience was. We would strongly recommend this Villa to anyone wanting to rent a really nice place on a beautiful Golf Course that is a short drive to the beach.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2013
  • Stayed: January 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bradenton Property

  • 5 of 5

Loved this property! This was the first time my family had rented a property through the VRBO. We found the experience extremely easy and comfortable to use. The house was In a fabulous location. Right next to the pool, the golf club and the tennis facilities. It was also in great condition. The owners were excellent to work with. They were prompt in addressing the few concerns we had, and our family had a wonderful vacation experience. It was so good in fact, that we have rented with these owners again.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2013
  • Stayed: November 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
1 Miles
IMG Golf Club
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Bradenton Beach/ Anna Maria Island
Nearest Point of Interest
IMG Academy Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
IMG Academy
Nearest Point of Interest
IMG Academy Golf and Country Club
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning available for a fee of $125 per week if desired.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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