About 45 minutes north of the lively Siesta Key is the barrier island Anna Maria! . Visitors have three towns to explore. Bradenton Beach, Holmes Beach, and Anna Maria Village. Anna Maria Island is a sleepier, more comfortable alternative to some of the area’s more raucous destinations, offering a nostalgic Attractive, warm weather and plenty of seafood restaurants. It has an extensive coastline with miles of white sandy beaches and crystal clear blue water. Coquina Beach is exceptionally well-kept and worth a visit.
But why bother with a public beach when you can book a hotel with your own private beach? We have selected a selection of hotels in various price ranges across Anna Maria Island, with a range of beach access.
From $ 166/night
Located in Bradenton Beach, this resort is also close to the sand – specifically Cortez! Beach’s Sandy, is about 1650 feet away. Also nearby is Bridge Street, a popular spot with great food, shops, music and bustling crowds. Of course, many of you won’t want to leave the beach because you’ll have the chance to see dolphins swimming in the ocean. Once you’ve had your fill of the area’s amazing natural beauty, you can enjoy your room on Bridge Street, and if you’re like most people here! , the rooms here are over 800 sq. ft.
Waterfront Marina Resort
From $281 per night.
Calm island decor, wooden furniture, a drowsy aquatic palette and a balcony shrouded in shimmering blue: this Everything is designed to put you in a state of comfort. And you should be comfortable here: the Waterline Marina is one of the shiniest properties in Holmes Beach. Highly rated by customers all around. Serving a continental or American breakfast every morning should provide the energy needed to walk across the street to the Anna Maria Island artist! Association, where you can pick up some local treasures instead of shells. Once you’re ready for white sand, Waterline can drop you off at their beach club in Holmes Beach every day! Open until sunset.
HALEY’S COUPLES RETREAT (Hailey & Co. Resort)
From $156 /night
This adults-only motel, which also advertises a simple name, is just steps away from the soothing Gulf waters and glistening sandy beach! . The motel itself is also quite attractive, with a laid-back island atmosphere that is completely comfortable for the couples it hopes to woo. Suites and apartments come with wireless internet, coffeemakers, kitchens and toasters. An outdoor pool and in-room air conditioning ensure that it’s cool and relaxing – and maybe a chance for some romance. After all, you’ll be about a 20-minute drive from downtown Brandent, reachable if you want to do something, but away from it all! , this property is really a “retreat”.
Queen’s Gate Resort
The Queen’s Gate Resort is located in Bradenton Beach, and like Haley’s Motel, it’s equally affordable! The options, even for a two-bedroom house, are around $220. More affordable studios are under $200 and include a terrace (and sometimes a garden view) to enjoy Anna Happy weather on Maria Island. The rooms are simply decorated and maybe not the most modern, but why worry when you have a private beach and outdoor pool to enjoy! Where’s the furniture? Or, if you’re hungry, you can go for Indian food or pizza, both within a 4-minute walk.
Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort
This is another great choice for Bradenton Beach, and this highly rated resort has been operating for over 30 years, satisfying the Travellers of all types need. Silver Surf’s 50 rooms and units run parallel to a private beach where you can dip your toes in the sand and make the sound you’ve been That resounding “ahhh” at the wait. The staff is happy to accommodate families, as are the facilities, which seem to be acceptable to both parents and children: you can rent jet skis, paddleboards or kayaking.