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Anna Maria-Villa Tarpon- Ground Level Private Canal/Dock, Saltwater Heated pool

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Pool
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 3 bath, Canal front, Saltwater Pool, only minutes to the Beach

This beautiful canal front home is located on a quiet street in the exclusive north end of Anna Maria Island. The tastefully decorated 3 bedrooms, 3 baths home was updated in 2004 and sleeps up to 8 people. The home is a block to Tampa Bay and three blocks to the sugar sand beach on the Gulf. It’s also just two blocks to the quaint shopping and restaurants of Pine Avenue and the City Pier.


The back yard is your own private piece of paradise. The salt water pool is nestled among native palms, sea oats and mangroves for a very private experience. You’ll have your choice of two dining areas, a gas grill, and chaise lounges in the sun or the shade.

It’s a short trip on boat or kayak from the dock to Bimini Bay, Tampa Bay, Egmont and Longboat Keys, and the Gulf of Mexico. There are a number of waterfront restaurants close by where you can dock and enjoy a great meal.

If watercrafts aren’t your thing, the dock in your back yard is also a great place to fish, or just to sit and enjoy a beverage, watch the mullet jump and see the seabirds skim the water. In the winter months, it's not unusual to see dolphins and manatees cruise by.

If you must leave the island, the nearby Sarasota / Bradenton area is known for the arts, dining, shopping and baseball Spring training. Less than an hour North over the Skyway bridge is Saint Petersburg, with its Baywalk and Dali museum, and a little further North over the causeway puts you in Tampa with its own arts, sports and history, and a great Aquarium.

Whatever you choose to do – this beautiful home and Island is a great place to do it – or to just relax and do nothing at all.

If you are interested in a smaller property on the island check the ff: property below:

vrbo 711788

More Details

Owner
Giovanna
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 28, 2017

Why Giovanna chose Anna Maria Island

Florida's west coast beaches have always been our favorite ones, and when we visited Anna Maria for the first time we immediately fell in love with it. The easy going life style of the island, sugar sand beaches, dolphins, manatees, birds! A year later we were living in PARADISE!

What makes this house unique

We loved the location of the home mainly because of the quite street. It's very secluded yet close to everything. We lived just a short time at Tarpon, and hope to come back and enjoy the island again.

The things that I miss about AMI are: Sunrise walks on the beach (all the way to the tip of the island), sunsets out on our dock, the residents and of course people like you that come to explore this beautiful place.

We are so blessed to have a place here and be able to share it with you.

Please treat yourself and enjoy AMI while you are at our Tarpon home.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you all for a wonderful week at the house on Tarpon. Everything was wonderful You made it very easy for us from the time we booked the house, arrived at the airport with directions, getting the the key, having the boat delivered,and finding that the house was better than we expected.

We hope to return to Anna Maria Island in the future and will contact you for our stay
Jan 2014
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Amenities

Anna Maria House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

Anna Maria-Villa Tarpon- Ground Level Private Canal/Dock, Saltwater Heated pool
average rating of 4.962963 based on 29 reviews
5

Gorgeous home-- perfect for trip with extended family

  • 5 of 5

This was our first trip to Anna Maria island and we couldn't possibly have picked a better place to stay if we tried. We were traveling with three small children and four adults and we all fit very comfortably.

The pictures don't do it justice. When we walked in, the house was beautifully decorated for the holidays, completely spotless. Amenities galore- toys for the pools, toys for the beach, things like coffee filters, every possible item you would need in the kitchen. The beds were incredibly comfortable and the layout of the house was perfect. All one floor but spread out enough that everyone had space when needed. The pool was warm and the dock was great. We rented a 25 ft pontoon boat and it fit no problem. Many restaurants close by, shopping close, as well as the general store. The free trolley stop was about two blocks away and takes you anywhere you want to go, including Publix, which was super helpful. The beach was a five minute walk away and it was a gorgeous beach! Can't imagine staying anywhere other than this house on our next visit.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our home. We are glad to hear that you and your family had a great stay.
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5

👍👌

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay

Giovanna was awesome and always accommodating

Thanks so much

Denis

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very happy that you and your family enjoyed your stay in our home. Thank you for taking the time to review us. We'll be glad to have you again next time!
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5

Excellent Rental Home

  • 5 of 5

My family rented this home and all of us loved absolutely everything about this home and our stay on Anna Maria Island. The home is very clean and modern, well equipped, comfortable, quiet and spacious. You can walked to everything; beaches on both the gulf and the bay, shopping, stores, restaurants! The swimming pool is great! Cooking fresh caught seafood on the grill was as good as it gets. Anna Maria Island is a very safe, friendly and relaxed place. Enjoy your stay!

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very happy that you and your family enjoyed your stay in our home. Thank you for taking the time to review us. We'll be glad to have you again next time!
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5

Fantastic Family Spot

  • 5 of 5

I was so pleased with this Anna Maria home. It was close to the general store, shops and restaurants. the house is beautiful. heated pool was loved by the kids despite cool weather. the house had everything one needs, toys, floats, boats, plastic plates and cups. and the beautiful bird in the pic, yeah... she came to visit and delighted the kids too! Thank you for a wonderful stay I think it's a great value for the location and area.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our home. We are glad to hear that you and your family had a great stay. Anna Maria Island is a wonderful place for families. I'm sorry the weather wasn't better..:-( Thanks for taking the time to review us. Please come back and visit AMI again!
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5

So perfectly perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed just short of a month here, and there are just no faults!

Giovanna ia welcoming & attentive (she even offered to meet us at the house when we arrived).

Any queries we had were answered really swiftly, which is always really helpful.

The house is amazingly done out, with every comfort and detail you need - from beach towels & equipment, to high speed WiFi & a great TV package.

The bedrooms and bathrooms are very spacious, and there is enough space in the house that you don't feel 'on top of each other' at all.

The outside is so private and the garden is not looked over by anyone. The pool is a great size for all.

Must rent!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind words. We delighted to hear that you and your family had a great vacation here in AMI. It really makes us happy when our guests enjoy the property and our island as much as you did.. We look forward to having you visit again.
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5

Beautiful island villa in a perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four stayed at Villa Tarpon on lovely Anna Maria Island. The house was just as described, very spacious and well furnished. Every amenity you would need including a beach cart, chairs etc and lots of pool towels, sun loungers, patio furniture and pool toys. The pool was super and bigger than it looks in the photos. The sun shines all day on the pool area and you can find shade under the palm trees in the lovely garden if you need it. The outside space is a really nice place to chill out and relax and the photos don't do it justice. The garden backs on to the water and there is a boat dock where we tried our hand at fishing, we saw lots of snook and even a manatee one day.

The house is very clean, well maintained and extremely comfortable, we had no issues at all. Giovanna was a delight to deal with from start to finish, very helpful and always answered our emails quickly. There was lots of local information and recommendations provided and the wifi worked well ( important for teenage sons!)

The house location was perfect, it was an easy walk to the gulf beach or the bay and the local restaurants. We really liked Harry's Grill and Slims Place and the quirky Ginnys and Jane Es.

We would 100% recommend Villa Tarpon and look forward to staying there again in the future.

Thank you Giovanna for sharing your beautiful villa.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our home. We are glad to hear that you and your family had a great stay. AMI is a wonderful place for families to enjoy a beach vacation and for relaxation. Thanks for taking the time to review us. Please come back and visit again!
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Sandbar Restaurant
"Great place to enjoy lunch,dinner,drinks, and amazing sunsets!"
Waterfront Restaurant
"Another wonderful restaurant on beautiful Anna Maria. Tampa Bay views from outside patio."
Ginny's and Jane E's Cafe and Coastal Store
"This is a very unique place where you can have breakfast, lunch or just a cup of coffee whil..."
Anna Maria's north end beaches
"Great place to walk to and enjoy the great outdoors Florida has to offer. "
Rod & Reel Pier
"This is a low key kind of place. Wonderful for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Awesome grouper ..."
Robinson Preserve
"A great trip on bike or walking to experience Florida nature."
Two Scoops
" Just two block from our property. Have your ice-cream and go for a walk to Anna Maria City ..."
Ocean Star
"This is my favorite restaurant ( I love Sushi! ) They take their time, but their rolls are s..."
Hurricane Hank's
"This place is not fancy but food is delicious! Try the Ahi tuna stacker! "
City Pier Restaurant
"Great place to walk and watch sunrise or sunsets, depend on the time of the year. If you lik..."
Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Sarasota
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Bortell's
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
I 75
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Sandbar
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Anna Maria
Car: necessary

There are 7 miles of Gulf of Mexico Beaches on the island and many smaller beaches on the Tampa Bay and intracoastal waterways. There is also a children's playground on the beach along with picnic tables under the trees for family gatherings.The beaches in Anna Maria City are so beautiful, it's a favorite spot to watch the sunsets over the gulf.

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Rates & Availability

Anna Maria House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter/Spring 2017
Feb 12 2017 - Apr 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Easter holiday 2017
Apr 9 2017 - Apr 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Spring/Summer 2017
Apr 24 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,600
 
 
4th of July Holiday 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Summer 2017
Jul 9 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,300
 
 
Fall/Winter 2017
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,100
 
 
Thanksgiving Holiday 2017
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Winter
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,100
 
 
Christmas & New Year's Holiday
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $200 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are subject to change.
Pool heat is $100 per week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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