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Villa-style condo with private shared pool located at the beach

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Newly refurbished to high standard, many shops & restaurants in walking distance

If you are looking for a great place to stay in Anna Maria Island and want to be close to the beach you will love these condos. They are located literally on the beach front at Holmes Beach with a private heated pool, large private deck area and outdoor gas grill barbecue. Each condo also has designated parking in front of the building.

There are two condos available for rental, both with views of the Gulf of Mexico. Next door you'll find the 'Café on the Beach', serving homestyle breakfast, lunch and dinner, complete with live music from 6pm. There are many charming restaurants within walking distance and plenty of stores and a major supermarket nearby. There is also a fishing pier next to the Café. Close by on the beach there are volleyball courts and a playground.

Anne Pettersen
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, norwegian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2017


Holmes Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen Bed
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • live theater
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Villa-style condo with private shared pool located at the beach
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
bentleyville, pa

alamanda villa

  • 5 of 5

We rented unit #8 from 05/18 to 05/25 and found it to be everything we hoped it would be and more. All of the furniture and fixtures we used operated as they were supposed to, and, the location on Holmes Beach was close to other parts of the island. We found the condo very clean and offered a lot of small appliances other condos don't offer. The bed was very comfortable and the pool was heated to a comfortable temperature and tended to properly. The customer service was excellent with all of our questions answered thoroughly. I would have no problem recommending this condo to both friends and family. The furnishing and decor were quite tropical yet it provided a homey type atmosphere.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2009
  • Stayed: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Not the cleanest

  • 3 of 5

We were fairly disappointed with the condo. First, we were charged $200. more for cleaning and taxes but there was never a receipt. The pool was filthy. Although they ckeaned the water, the pool itself was badly in need of a scrub! We did NOT get in! Our sliding doors in Unit 1 had no locks - wooden poles instead to block entry. There was a dead palm tree rat outside our door one day. The condo had different furniture than in the video. Not impressed. We will not be back and do not recommend.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent place to stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

I am hesitant to recommend this rental ONLY because we want to be able to return as often as possible! We have had the pleasure of staying in both Condo #1 and #8. Both are wonderful. Condo #8 is upstairs and has a nice balcony to overlook the beach. Condo #1 is ground floor with a sliding door right out to the pool and deck area. The pool and deck are usually empty so it feels as if you have your own private patio. The condos are very nicely appointed and the beds are so comfortable. The condos are convenient to the island trolley stops and the beach is just a few steps away. Anne is VERY easy to work with and offers reasonable rental rates for the location.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect condo on the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in unit 8 and had an amazing time. Steps from the beach. Steps from the cafe on the beach where they play live music as you watch the sunset. Truly a gem on AMI. It really is the best liitle beach house on the island. Anne is great and the unit was clean and very well kept. We had a simply fantastic time. We will be back and i will definitely refer more people her way. Awesome find!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It's True- it's the best little beach house on AMI

  • 5 of 5

This house was a wonderful place to spend our vacation. The property was clean, well maintained and up to date. the pool was right outside our back door and it was private.

The location was ideal, just a few houses from the quiet beautiful beach. The owner was helpful and courteous, even gave us a list of places to eat and visit. We would definitely recommend this house to others, friends and relatives.

We hope to go back soon and will definitely try to stay there again. Great experience! No disappointments! We loved it!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy every time my guests have a good vacation
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Orlando, FL

Paradise !

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I were just so pleased with everything about #8 upstairs. The comfortable decor and had everything there we needed. The beach is such a short walk and nice to have the Manatee Beach cafe & tiki bar close by. Took the free shuttle bus around the island to sightsee and then decide where to go for dinner, etc. The pool is small but great if not many are there. We even stayed an extra night - like it so much !

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Tampa or Sarasota/Bradenton
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Holmes Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 24 2017 - May 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 27 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 6 2017 - Jan 20 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $40
Tax Rate 11.5%

when you arrive

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.
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