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Happy Island Cottage with heated private Pool

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 6 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom 2.5 bath, walk to the beach

A brand NEW 2000 sq/ft, 3 bedroom modern beach house with heated and very private pool. A perfect location just steps from the beach, marina and the main plaza with great shops, a grocery store and restaurants. No need to drive anywhere. Located in a quiet neighborhood with tropical greenery, large palm trees and flowers blooming.

Sleeps up to 8 people, 3 car garage, 60” Smart Plasma TV with Netflix, 30 Mb/s dual band high speed wireless internet, wall TV's in every room. Smart electronics are all over the house with motion activated lighting, decorative night lights and the Nest thermostat. Make your vacation even more comfortable and worry free.

A fully equipped kitchen with the modern appliances. Everything is spotless clean and brand new. A laundry room with a large capacity LG washer and dryer for your convenience.

2 KING Beds, 2 Twin Beds and a Queen sleeper sofa to help you recover from your long beach days. A master bathroom with a large jet bath. All the furniture is brand new as well as bedding and towels.

An outdoor area right next to the pool with a large patio table set, a brand new grill, lounge chairs and plenty of additional seating. Two spacious decks to enjoy your morning coffee.

Plenty of beach toys, chairs and a beach wagon.

The house has electronic locks on the main door and the garage. So you don't need to worry about loosing the keys.

We also have the pool alarms installed, in case you are travelling with small kids.

Anna Maria Island offers a Free Trolley to tour the island. The stop is literally 100 steps away from the house.

Come over and enjoy your Happy Island Cottage ;) !

More Details

Alex & Elena
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, german, russian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 14, 2017

About Alex & Elena

We are a family of designers. You'll feel it reflected in every detail of our Happy Island Cottage.

We love to travel to exotic destinations, mostly tropical ;)

Alex & Elena purchased this house in 2012

Why Alex & Elena chose Anna Maria Island

We were looking for a vacation home for a long time until we found and fell in love with our Happy Island Cottage on Anna Maria Island. The location was just perfect with beautiful relaxing beaches and friendly and casual atmosphere. The house was perfect as well with its modern design and a wealth of new features. It was full of light and each time we were there it was making us feel just happy. We were getting same kind of reaction from all of our friends and guests who were staying there with us. So it was an easy decision for us to name the house “Happy Island Cottage”.

What makes this house unique

Now a few more details about the house. It has a nice, tropical and private backyard with a heated pool, a spacious outdoors seating area and a brand new grill. On the interior the house is decorated with love and style. Each one of the three bedrooms is spacious and has its own tropical character. Two bedrooms have king size beds, the third has a set of twin beds. The dining and living areas are very comfortable and furnished with brand new furniture. The kitchen is spacious and well equipped with all new appliances. Every woman staying in this house will appreciate the laundry room with a set of high capacity and high efficiency LG washer and dryer.

The Happy Island Cottage is located only 400 steps from the beach and 200 steps from marina, where you can dock your boat or book a fishing or a sunset trip, or rent a kayak. The main island shopping plaza is located two blocks away, so you don't have to drive to get to the restaurants, shops and bars.

Overall, staying at the Happy Island Cottage is a truly relaxing experience that will make your vacation feel longer and more happy.


Holmes Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • 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
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Happy Island Cottage with heated private Pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews

Clean an spacious!

  • 5 of 5

The private home is close to everything on the island. We were able to have enough room for 2 family's of 4. We had all the luxuries of home yet in the warmth of an island atmosphere. Alex & Elena ensure your stay is amazing! Totally recommend this gem! We will be back! Happy New Year!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic! Wonderful Island, beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't have asked for more during a recent trip to Anna Maria Island. First time on the Island and it won't be the last. Will definitely stay at this house on our return - perfect size for our party of 6 (4 adults, 2 children), and wonderfully close to the beach and all amenities.

Don't think twice about staying here - go ahead and book it, you'll not regret it!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent Stay

  • 5 of 5

Five adults had a wonderful stay at Happy Island Cottage. The property was welcoming, clean, tidy and very well equipped.

We loved the pool.

Alex was on hand to meet and greet us, show us around the property and provide some excellent local knowledge on the area, including the local beaches and restaurants.

Must visits in the area include:-

A walk to Duffys for a $1 beer and best burger ever, the Ugly Grouper for an evening beverage and live music, the City Pier for dolphin spotting and a drive down to the Anna Maria Oyster bar.

However, our best secret find was the Starfish Bar just over the Cortez bridge. Great to sit on the deck munching local seafood whilst watching the wildlife and sunset. Just wonderful.

Thanks Alex, we will be returning.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent , ten stars

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time that my family and I decided to rent one of the Alex's properties. The first time, we were surprised for all the amenities and conditions provided for Alex in that first property, but this second time the house was so perfect and everything was so good that I don't know if there is anything that could be better, simply, it will be impossible. To be sure, we are going to return next year and see what another surprise he will have for us. Congratulations Alex, you know how to make your guests happy.

Rodriguez's family

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place to stay! Pool was always warm and relaxing, house had all amenities needed for the week. Nice 5 minute walk to the beach, hope to return next year!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Vacation Home!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this house for two weeks while on Anna Maria Island and loved every minute of it. We have 4 kids and everyone fit comfortably. There was lots of room for socializing in the kitchen, the dining area, as well as the front room. It was exactly how they describe it. We spent lots of time in the backyard grilling and swimming and eating at the table back there almost every meal. The table is shaded by the deck and several trees in the backyard. The free trolley was nice as it took you anywhere you wanted to get to on the island - including all the eating establishments, Publix, CVS, etc.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Nearest Golf
1.6 Miles
Key Royale Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Eat Here
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Anna Maria Beach
Car: not necessary

Anna Maria Island offers a Free Trolley to tour the island. The stop is literally 100 steps away from the house.


Rates & Availability

Holmes Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 14 - May 24, 17
Apr 14 2017 - May 24 2017
6 night minimum stay
May 25 - May 31, 17
May 25 2017 - May 31 2017
6 night minimum stay
June 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
6 night minimum stay
Jul 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
6 night minimum stay
Sept 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
Oct 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
6 night minimum stay
Nov 2017
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
DEC 1 - 21, 2017
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 21 2017
5 night minimum stay
Dec - Jan Holydays
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 4 2018
6 night minimum stay
Jan 5 - Feb 17, 2018
Jan 5 2018 - Feb 17 2018
6 night minimum stay
Feb 18 - Mar 8, 2018
Feb 18 2018 - Mar 8 2018
6 night minimum stay
Mar 9 - Mar 22, 2018
Mar 9 2018 - Mar 22 2018
6 night minimum stay
Mar 23 - Apr 13, 2018
Mar 23 2018 - Apr 13 2018
6 night minimum stay
Apr 14 - May 24, 2018
Apr 14 2018 - May 24 2018
6 night minimum stay
May 25 - July 31, 2018
May 25 2018 - Jul 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
Sept 1 - Oct 31, 2018
Sep 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
Nov 1 - Dec 21, 2018
Nov 1 2018 - Dec 21 2018
5 night minimum stay
Dec 22 - Jan 4
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 4 2019
6 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $149
Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning fee $130
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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