|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
French door to kitchen with dishwasher, fridge/freezer, juicer,toaster, coffee maker, microwave, cooker, hob, table & chairs for 4.
Living room comfortable furnished with corner sofa and chair, desk, lamps etc. TV (with full cable), dvd, video and hifi cd and tape.
Air-con & heating.
Bathroom with bath & shower over, wc, basin, vanity, mirror shaving point & hairdryer.
Passage with linen store.
Bedroom - Queen bed, bedside cabinets, bookshelves, chest of drawers, cupboard with full length mirror. Outside shared garage with shell cottage with washer, dryer, iron, board, beach chairs & grill.
Can be rented with Shell Cottage to become a 3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom cottage sleeping up to 6.
All 3 cottages can be rented together to sleep 10.
1 minutes walk from the most beautiful white sandy beach, the cottages are set in a tropically landscaped garden surroundung a free form heated pool with waterfall. Starfish, Seahorse and Shell Cottage have all been beautifully renovated and comfortably furnished with everything you could need to ensure your holiday starts from the moment you arrive. The location is perfect for a quiet holiday but you are within easy reach either by foot, Trolley bus, bike, or car to restaurants and shops. The area is a nature reserve so you will see flocks of Parrots and from the Beach will be able to watch the dolphins play and the Pelicans dive. The 3 cottages share the pool, but Starfish also has its own private garden, barbecue and small garage with beach chairs etc. Seahorse and Shell share the other garage which has a washer/dryer, iron, ironing board, beach chairs and barbecue. All cottages have dishwashers, microwaves, cookers, toasters, teapots and everything hopefully you will need.
Seahorse and Shell Cottages are adjoining properties with an internal connecting door (lockable from both sides) which allows the properties to be rented together sleeping up to 6.
I wanted to let you know our visit to your property and AMI was very enjoyable and loved the property you provided us.
Thanks again for everything, We will definitely keep it in mind for next year if we return.
A security/damage deposit is required at time of booking.
Rental monies must be paid 12 weeks before vacation date.
Although we prefer to rent 7 night we will consider rentals for less but these may be subject to an additional charge.
Sales & Resort Taxes (currently 11.5%) will be applied to the weekly rates quoted above.
Change over days are flexible so we are happy for you to book for any number of nights over 7. We do however prefer to avoid Sundays but if this essential there is a surcharge of $50.00 + tax. Check out time is 10.30am and check in time is 3pm.
Notes on prices:
A security/damage deposit of between $300.00 & $525.00 is required to secure a booking.
Rates shown above are subject to change and are exclusive of all applicable taxes.
Rental monies are due 12 weeks prior to arrival date.
We accept payment by bank transfer or credit/debitcard. Please note your bank may charge a foreign transaction fee if paying by debit card
Cleaning, linen and towels are included in the rental price.
An additional charge of $50.00 + taxes per person using a sofa-bed.
Amazingly peaceful setting in a village like atmosphere. Really is one minute's stroll to a perfectly white sandy beach looking out to the west. Medium sized heated pool. Comfortable good sized accommodation. Easy booking and all of rental went ahead very smoothly. If you can afford it, book all the properties and take a large family group. So much to do on dry and wet days within an hour's drive - even more if you are willing to drive up to Crystal River. Car is essential if you want to explore, but if you only want to be on the beach then the local free bus would get you everywhere on the island including the supermarket!
1 minutes walk to the fantastic white sandy Beach that stretches from one end of the Island to the other. It is never crowded and you can sit and watch Dolphins playing in the shallows, Pelicans dive and the Ibis run as well as Herons, Terns, Plover, Snipes and numerous other forms of wildlife. A true nature lovers paradise. The Anna Maria end of the Island is a nature reserve with bicycle paths. You can wander the quiet lanes and see flocks of Parrots & sometimes have to overtake a tortoise.
Tampa Airport aprox 1 hr
Orlando Airport aprox 2hrs
Sarasota Airport aprox 35 minutes
Bush Gardens 1 hr
African Theme Park Sarasota 30 minutes
Disney World and Sea world 2 hrs 15 minutes
Ringling Musem of Art 30 minutes
Longboat Key 10 minutes
Golf 15 minutes numerous courses
Science center Sarasota 30 minutes
The Bird man and Mote Aquarium 12 minutes
10 minutes walk to the famous SandBar restaurant. 5 minutes to Pine Ave store that sells nearly everything. 10 minutes walk to bike and rental shop.
Anna Maria is a wonderful island, full of friendly, helpful people. It has great restaurants that cater for every taste. Hop on and off the island's free trolly bus. Visit the little antique, clothing, gift, craft and book shops. Visit the spa or gym, hire a boat, or fish from one of the many piers. Bike along the bike tracks or walk along the 7 miles of White Sandy beach and enjoy the numerous unusual sea birds, watch Pelicans dive, Dolphins play in the shallows, and the Ibis run. Take a visit to Longboat key across one of the 3 bridges. Shop in Amardas circle or visit the Arts in Sarasota. Do a day trip to one of the Adventure Parks. Surf or skim board, go parasailing, windsurfing, kayacking or jetskiing. Or just snorkle for sand dollars. A place where you can do as much or as little as you want. A perfect place for family holidays.
With beach bars, 4 restaurants on different piers, one that will cook the fish that your children or you have just caught. Romantic candlelit restaurants with excellent service, great food and music.
French, Italian, Thai, Chinese, Americian, as well as takeaways and delivery services.
Wonderful clothes, surf, antique, craft, gift shops and markets. A large Publix Supermarket that sells everything. A few grocery stores that are open very long hours and one on Pine Avenue that will even deliver to your door.
The Island has a gym & fitness center, spa, library with books, DVDs, Videos and Computers. Internet Cafe, tennis, skateboard park. Rental shops for anything from Bikes, electric scooters, kayaks, to childrens toys, cots, cribs, highchairs and beach strollers.
There is also a free Trolly bus that travels round and round the Island with a stop at each stop. Max wait, I believe, is 20 minutes.