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Tortuga Cottage by Duncan Real Estate

Bradenton Beach, FL, USA
  • House1050 sqft
  • Bedrooms2
  • Sleeps6
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay0 - 7 nights

Gorgeous 2 Bed/2 Bath Home with Heated Pool, Just Steps to the Beach!

Sugar-like sand between your toes, a gentle breeze caressing your skin, as you watch the beautiful Florida sunset.

A stroll up Bay Drive to the Pier, enjoying the postcard-like views of sailboats bobbing on the bay.

An evening dip, cool drink in hand, in the beautiful pool, surrounded by lush tropical scenery, as you slowly ease into 'vacation' mode.

Morning breakfast in the screened porch as you enjoy the 'show': birds chirping, squirrels fence-running, a symphony of nature that welcomes you to another glorious 'beach' day.

Tortuga Cottage has it all.

Located at 108 5th St. S., Tortuga Cottage provides all the easy access you want to the beach, the bay, restaurants, shops, and recreational activities, while at the same time offering the ultimate in an 'Old Florida-style' home vacation experience. Ooozing with charm, Tortuga Cottage has rbeen completely renovated, and is as much worth the stay as the location itself.

There's room for up to six guests so whether it's a girls' week or family getaway, you'll always feel cozy, not confined. This light and airy vacation home is only three houses to the white sandy beach of Anna Maria and only two blocks from Historic Bridge Street. You'll be just a flip flop's walk to the beach and Bridge Street. Open a bottle of wine and enjoy a little time to breathe as you relax in the screened lanai.

Tortuga Cottage is set amongst native plants with a beautifully exterior. It is a wonderful oasis of Old Florida charm and calm set back on a quiet street, mere steps from the beautiful sugar white beaches of Anna Maria Island and Bridge Street!

The cottage consists of two bedrooms/two bathrooms. The 1st bedroom has a king size bed, the 2nd has one twin bed with a trundle and there is a sleeper sofa in the light and airy living room. The entrance to the cottage has an adorable dining area, and the living room has plenty of comfortable chairs to curl up and read that book you've been promising yourself. Indeed, with the premium linens in both bedrooms, you might not want to get out of bed even after reading your book!

Should there be a rainy day at 108 5th Street South, you'll be able keep the whole party entertained. Digital cable and a DVD player in the living room are all waiting for you and the popcorn. Music lovers have available a portable Bluetooth speaker. In the master and guest bedroom are flat screen TVs with premium cable package and Roku. The living area features a large flat screen TV with DVD player. Wireless Internet with a internet speed to 150 Mbps is available throughout for tablets or any other digital toys you may bring. Or maybe you've adopted a 'life is simpler at the beach' philosophy and want to keep it low tech.

Sunnier days can be spent out back. Your pool is refreshing and has a six foot privacy fence all the way around. Swimming all day builds an appetite so be sure to stock up on burgers and kabobs for the grill. If you're not a grill fan, try whipping up something in the kitchen. Tortuga Cottage starts to feel less like a vacation home and more like your own after you've made a few memories here.

With so many island activities you might consider extending your stay. You can stroll seven miles of "flour soft" sand or take in the local art culture on Historic Bridge Street. But you haven't officially arrived in Anna Maria Island until you take a ride on the free trolley. Come see for yourself - stay for a week at Tortuga Cottage and you'll want to make it your first choice for Bradenton Beach again and again.

This property is pet friendly with an additional pet fee of $150 per pet. Pets must be under 25lbs.

Pool heat is $120.00 per week.

Pool heaters in private homes are locked for your safety and controls must not be tampered with as they are monitored by the pool company. 85° is the highest heat temperature setting. Pool temperatures will probably stay around 76° during the winter months. Please note if cold days occur, water temperatures will drop and may stay cooler longer. Pool heaters will not operate and will automatically shut down if outside temperatures get too cold. While we take every precaution to ensure that pools are heated as specified, weather conditions may affect the temperature of the pool. Nothing can be done about this issue. Outdoor spas are not hot tubs. The temperature of a spa is typically set at the same temperature as the pool. In the event of pool equipment malfunction during your stay, Duncan Real Estate will expedite repairs as quickly as possible. It may be necessary to close swimming pools for maintenance purposes. No refund or rent adjustment will be made for circumstances beyond our control, malfunctions or loss of use of equipment or amenities.

Property Manager

Duncan Real Estate

Member Since 2007
Response rate:
100%
Response time:
within one day
Speaks:
english, german
Calendar last updated:
Apr 20, 2018

Amenities

    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Swimming pool
    • Heater
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV

      Bedrooms

      • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
      • Master Bedroom
        1 king, En-suite Bathroom
      • Guest Bedroom
        2 twin/ single, Trundle
      • Living Room features a sleeper sofa.

      Bathrooms

      • 2 Bathrooms
      • Master Bathroom
        toilet, shower, En-suite
      • Guest Bathroom
        toilet, combination tub/shower

        Location Type

          • Near The Ocean

            Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Spa
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

                Meals

                  • Guests provide their own meals

                    General

                      • Linens Provided
                      • Air Conditioning
                        Central A/C
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                        Central Heat
                      • Internet
                        Free WiFi
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Clothes Dryer
                        Full Size
                      • Living Room
                      • Parking
                        Parking for 2 mid-size cars.
                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided
                        Beach Towels as Well!
                      • Washing Machine
                        Full Size
                      • Free Wifi

                        Kitchen

                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                            Counter-top
                          • Oven
                            Electric
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                            Electric
                          • Toaster

                            Dining

                              • Dining
                              • Dining Room
                              • comfy seating for 4 people

                                Entertainment

                                  • Satellite / Cable
                                  • Television

                                    Outside

                                      • Deck / Patio
                                      • Lanai / Gazebo
                                        Screened-in lanai.
                                      • Lawn / Garden
                                      • Outdoor Grill
                                        Gas Grill

                                        Suitability

                                          • Long-term Renters Welcome
                                          • wheelchair inaccessible

                                            Pool / Spa

                                              • Heated Pool
                                              • Private Pool
                                                Pool Heat is an additional $120/week.

                                                Attractions

                                                  • museums
                                                  • arboretum
                                                  • churches
                                                  • cinemas
                                                  • festivals
                                                  • health/beauty spa
                                                  • library
                                                  • live theater
                                                  • marina
                                                  • botanical garden
                                                  • playground
                                                  • recreation center
                                                  • restaurants
                                                  • synagogues
                                                  • theme parks
                                                  • water parks
                                                  • winery tours
                                                  • zoo

                                                    Leisure Activities

                                                      • paddle boating
                                                      • antiquing
                                                      • bird watching
                                                      • boating
                                                      • eco tourism
                                                      • horseback riding
                                                      • horseshoes
                                                      • luaus
                                                      • miniature golf
                                                      • outlet shopping
                                                      • beachcombing
                                                      • photography
                                                      • scenic drives
                                                      • shelling
                                                      • shopping
                                                      • shuffleboard
                                                      • sight seeing
                                                      • sledding
                                                      • walking
                                                      • wildlife viewing

                                                        Local Services & Businesses

                                                          • ATM/bank
                                                          • Babysitter
                                                          • fitness center
                                                          • groceries
                                                          • hospital
                                                          • laundromat
                                                          • massage therapist
                                                          • medical services

                                                            Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                              • racquetball
                                                              • basketball court
                                                              • deepsea fishing
                                                              • equestrian events
                                                              • fishing
                                                              • fly fishing
                                                              • freshwater fishing
                                                              • golf
                                                              • jet skiing
                                                              • kayaking
                                                              • mountain biking
                                                              • paragliding
                                                              • parasailing
                                                              • pier fishing
                                                              • cycling
                                                              • rafting
                                                              • roller blading
                                                              • sailing
                                                              • scuba diving or snorkeling
                                                              • snorkeling
                                                              • snorkeling/diving
                                                              • sound/bay fishing
                                                              • surf fishing
                                                              • swimming
                                                              • tennis
                                                              • water skiing
                                                              • water tubing
                                                              • wind-surfing

                                                                Notes

                                                                  • Pool heaters in private homes are locked for your safety and controls must not be tampered with as they are monitored by the pool company. 85° is the highest heat temperature setting. Pool temperatures will probably stay around 76° during the winter months. Please note if cold days occur, water temperatures will drop and may stay cooler longer. Pool heaters will not operate and will automatically shut down if outside temperatures get too cold. While we take every precaution to ensure that pools are heated as specified, weather conditions may affect the temperature of the pool. Outdoor spas are not hot tubs. The temperature of a spa is typically set at the same temperature as the pool. In the event of pool equipment malfunction during your stay, Duncan Real Estate will expedite repairs as quickly as possible. It may be necessary to close swimming pools for maintenance purposes. No refund or rent adjustment will be made for circumstances beyond our control.

                                                                    2 Reviews

                                                                    4.5/5

                                                                    Latest reviews

                                                                    Wonderful cottage!

                                                                    Wilma S.

                                                                    We rented this wonderful cottage for a family vacation with our grandchildren. It is within walking distance to the beach and the pool was the perfect size for our little ones. The cottage is very cute inside and the beds were comfortable. The location is ideal and the neighborhood was quiet. Thank you for sharing Tortuga Cottage with us!

                                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                                    Thank you so much Wilma for taking the time to write such a wonderful review or Tortuga Cottage! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time on Anna Maria Island and that Tortuga Cottage was a great fit for you and your family. Please let us know when you would like to return as we offer a return guest discount. Thanks, Team Duncan, Duncan Real Estate

                                                                    The Little Yellow Cottage

                                                                    Jeannie K.Suburbs of Philadelphia

                                                                    Great place to stay. Quaint located near anything you might need..............especially the beach.

                                                                    I would highly recommend this. Lots of nice touches in the cottage.

                                                                    Would prefer more room in the Master Bedroom with a Queen Bed, other than that - pretty perfect!

                                                                    Owner's Response:

                                                                    We're so happy your family enjoyed your stay with us! Of course the king size bed takes up some space in the master bedroom--most guests prefer bed space over room space, however we do appreciate that feedback. Please let us know when you would like to return to Tortuga Cottage as we offer a return guest discount!

                                                                    Thanks,

                                                                    Team Duncan

                                                                    Duncan Real Estate

                                                                    Location

                                                                    Bradenton Beach, FL, USA

                                                                    Tortuga Cottage is ideally located on the desirable southern end of Anna Maria Island, only two houses to the beach! A slice of old Florida, with seven miles of sugary white sand beach, voted one of the 'Best Islands in the USA'. AMI showcases a tropical landscape with crystal clear waters reminiscent of the Caribbean. Anna Maria is a treasure found on Florida's Southwest Gulf Coast conveniently located between Tampa (45 min.) and Sarasota (30 min.) it is also only about 2 hours from Orlando. You'll be surrounded by warm Gulf waters; Tortuga Cottage is located only steps to the Gulf of Mexico beach and a few blocks to the Historic Bridge Street. Anna Maria is fast becoming a hot spot for gastronomic delights. Feel free to take a walk or catch the free local Trolley to local restaurants or attractions. Some of our favorite restaurants are: Eat Here in Holmes Beach; The Waterfront Restaurant, Sandbar & Sign of the Mermaid in Anna Maria. Minnies is a great place for breakfast, and Tortilla Bay and lunch. It's about a 30-45 minute drive to Sarasota. Other Activities: Zoo/Marine/Wildlife Park, boating, basketball court, Health Spa, Parasailing, Miniature Golf

                                                                    Availability

                                                                    Additional information about rental rates

                                                                    From $1000 week

                                                                    USD

                                                                    5/1-8/31...$1200 week...$4080 month

                                                                    9/1-12/15...$1000 week...$3400 month

                                                                    12/16-4/30...$1300 week...$4420 month

                                                                    Pool heat is an additional $120 a week or $20 a day

                                                                    Taxes, Cleaning & Reservation Fee Apply

                                                                    20% Up Charge for Holiday Weeks

                                                                    $209avg/night
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