For many years the idyllic qualities of Anna Maria Island off the Central Gulf coast in Florida remained a well hidden secret to the people of the 'Sunshine State'. But following the first inhabitants of the island at the beginning of the 20th century, it soon became a glorious hideaway for locals and visitors to enjoy the beauty of the Gulf Coast in all its glory.
The sanctuary of this sun-kissed island is that there is no need to beat the crowds for your spot on the beach as there simply aren't any crowds to beat! Take to the crystal blue seas and take your adrenaline fill with a parasailing ride, or marvel at the spectacular catch of the day on a deep sea fishing charter boat.
Take things at your own pace on this magical island, but by all means explore the rest of what the Western Florida coastline has to offer. With its relative proximity to the Everglades National Park, engulf yourselves in over 1.5 million acres of serenity and natural beauty. A host of luxurious, self-catered rental accommodation is available to select from, providing a magical base for the perfect leisure vacation.
A vacation rental on Anna Maria Island gives you great access to it's many beaches. You could try a short term rental holiday home on Anna Maria Beach, or even a privately owned Condominium on Holmes Beach.