This unit was very neat and clean. It was right by the tennis courts and swimming pool. It was only about 10-15 minutes from the beaches. It was very affordable and was exactly what we were looking fo… More
We had a wonderful time staying in this apartment. It was a downstairs apartment, which is what we needed.
It worked out great for our family with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, getting ready for our so… More
8 Oct 2015
I stayed here for a week while my son was at Football camp at IMG Academy which is like less then a 5 minute drive away. The place was very clean and the owners were super nice to deal with.
The loca… More
13 Nov 2014
"Excellent place for all ages"
This condo was wonderful. Jimmy and Lisa were perfect hosts, and my kids loved it here. We were here for Easter break and didn't want to leave.… More
This massive 2,400 sq. foot house is located on the River Strand community in Bradenton, Sarasota on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Completed in December 2007, it boasts 4 bedrooms and lies within a championship golf course. …see more
24 Nov 2012
If you're looking for the perfect place to stay in Bradenton - this is it. This home is located in River Strand, a beautiful gated community located about 5 minutes from Lakewood Ranch. The parks and … More
15 Sep 2011
"A wonderful holiday in a top class villa in a tranquil, beautiful setting."
Thank you Robin for letting us 4 "girls" have the use of your wonderful villa for 10 days. This is our third time in Florida and this villa is probably the overall best yet as far as comfort, luxuries… More
23 Aug 2011
"Perfect for golf, sunny days and warm nights."
A great house, in a private quiet location and ideal to enjoy afternoon sun with it's West facing pool area. Modern house that is well equipped with all mod cons with large accomodation to suit all cl… More
My friends and loved staying in this rental! Our hostess was so accommodating, the location was absolutely perfect. The price was right on target. We couldn't have asked for a better weekend!… More
My apologies for not responding to this sooner. Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves. Hope to see you again !
2 Aug 2015
"Laurie is fantastic "
I reserved the Avenue house for the end of August. Unfortunately I had to cancel because my husband screwed up his vacation dates and the house was unavailable for the following week. Laurie was grea… More
11 Sep 2014
"Perfect Beach House"
This house is the perfect beach house. Located in a nice and quite neighborhood. Walking distance to the beach both sides and so close to a small park with a playground (I watched the kids from the fr… More
Thank you so much. Very glad you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to your return visit!
What can I say. Communication from the owners was unbeatable. The location of the house was perfect. Just off the beach and a short walk or trolley ride to great restaurants ,bars, supermarkets and be… More
Thank you so much for your very kind words - I get a sense that you enjoyed yourselves!! We do understand how important communication is and it helps re-inforce the personal touch that we do try to bring to our dealings with all our guests. AMI is a special place and we do hope you will consider us again for your next trip to our little piece of paradise!!
12 Mar 2015
"GREAT PLACE TO STAY"
Stayed in ‘Villa-Conch’ for two weeks in January 2015 and really enjoyed it. Amenities are first class and the balcony off main lounge, which gets the sun virtually all day, is a great place to e… More
Many thanks for your kind review. Lots of guests make use of the free trolley bus which does make the holiday a little more relaxing. Delighted you explored the island on the bikes and made good use of the pool! Hopefully you also took the opportunity to relax in the hot tub. Looking forward to welcoming you guys back next year.
25 Feb 2015
"Excellent modern villa in prime location on Anna Maria Island"
Just wanted to take the opportunity to say how much my wife and I enjoyed our stay in Villa Conch.
Anna Maria Island is perfect for us and your property is excellent with a great situation just 100 y… More
Many thanks for your kind words. Delighted you had such a great stay. Location was very important to us when we were researching potential holiday homes. Like you, we think we were very lucky to find our little piece of paradise at Villa Conch!
We spent Christmas week on Bradenton Beach in this comfortable rental. There was plenty of room and it was comfortable. Everything we needed was close by and the beach was amazing! For those travel… More
A great place, location & people. If you like to walk on the beach, shop at farmers market,ride the island from one end to the other on the free trolley with stops for going to daily Mass,libraries,be… More
The condo is spacious, well decorated, and very clean. It is located near the pool and is a short, safe walk to the beach. It is located in a quiet, well-landscaped neighborhood setting. We enjoyed ou… More
2 Sep 2014
"Location, location, location!"
You always here location is everything and this beach town rental has an amazing location on top of a beautiful, well kept property. Your 2nd floor screened in porch (large enough for 8 to eat outside… More
21 Aug 2015
"Grandchildren loved the feel of being surrounded by beautiful trees."
We stayed on Anna Marie Island with several grandchildren. We had everything that we possibly needed for an enjoyable stay. The kids loved the feel of being in a jungle like setting. We felt that w… More
Very convenient to beach, restaurants, & shops. It has a nicely furnished kitchen, lots of beach accessories and we will likely return again.… More
Thank you for your kind review. We hope you found the condo to be your home away from home just a few steps from the beach. We love walking to the restaurants and shops too. We look forward to having you back.
24 Jan 2015
"Only one word needed -- Perfection."
This rental is 100 per cent as advertised. Mayra tells it perfectly when advertising this property. My brother and I could only be happier if we could buy it vs renting it.… More
Happy the condo and the island met your expectations. Thank you for taking the time to post your review. You and your bother are welcomed back anytime.
21 Aug 2014
"Back to Paradise!"
I guess we just can't get enough of "Footprints in the Sand", as we just returned from our third stay within a year! This time we spent two weeks in paradise. The place is perfect for the four adult… More
Welcome back. Your beautiful pictures say it all. They really capture the flavor of the island and what keeps us coming back too. Thank you for taking the time to write your great review. Your beach home awaits.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.1 km; Great for children of all ages ;
The Beach House is situated right on the beautiful white sandy beach and with its veranda looking directly out to the ocean it is the perfect place to sit and relax and watch the dolphins. …see more
20 Jul 2015
"A awesome family vacation at the Beach House was had by all!"
We wanted to take our kids and grandkids to Ana Marie Island. After alot of research we chose to stay at the Beach House. We couldn't have been any happier with our choice! When we arrived it was obvi… More
The house was perfect for my family and I. We enjoyed the beach and beautiful sunsets. The house had a pool for the kids and toys to play with. The game room was an absolute surprise cause we didn't k… More
23 Jun 2015
I felt at home when I walked into the door of the Anna Maria Island home, the decor is just beautiful! What I loved most about the house is the upstairs master bedroom, when you look out the window, … More
23 Jun 2015
"Clean, Comfortable, Close to the beach"
Great beach rental! The house was very clean, nicely decorated, and comfortable. It was a quick and easy walk to the beach and also close to the trolley stop if you want to explore other parts of the … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+;
Beautiful small but quaint cottage set in tropical garden with heated pool (shared with other 2 cottages) just a stones throw from the beach. Shell Cottage can be rented separately or with our other cottages for larger groups. Comfortably furnished and well equipped. …see more
30 Nov 2015
"Sehr gute Ausstattung, perfekte Lage!"
Das Shell Cottage ist gut ausgestattet und in eine sehr gepflegte kleine und vor allem ruhig gelegene Anlage mit 3 Einheiten integriert. Hier mangelt es an nichts. Stühle und Sonnenschirme für den S… More
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and will look forward to welcoming you back to Shell Cottage sometime in the near future.
1 Dec 2012
"Quaint cottage in nice area"
I've written this review after coming across the cottage again whilst browsing this website. I realised that I hadn't written a review after our stay. This little cottage is perfect for a couple. I… More
Very surprised after arriving because the photos did not do this place justice. Perfect place for me and my pet. Very comfortable with well appointed kitchen and a large walk-in shower.
The sunset… More
22 Jan 2015
"Beautiful and charming."
The location and setting are beautiful. The house backs up to the river and what a great place to watch the wildlife on the deck. Very nicely decorated and had everything I needed. The owner has do… More
7 Apr 2015
Lovely cottage on the river provided R&R along with abundant wildlife viewing opportunities. Loved canoeing, bird-watching and serene sunrise reflections on the river. The interstate is deceptively ha… More
We stayed here for one month during the December holidays. This was our first time staying in this area but since we don"t like the beach and wanted something serene and private, we found the propert… More
22 Mar 2015
"Well Appointed Quiet Home on River"
Really enjoyed this place for several reasons. First the location was outside the high traffic areas and close to Interstate. We played tennis at IMG academy not far from the house. My impression of t… More
25 Oct 2015
"Peaceful Nature Retreat With Lots of Extras...Highly Recommend"
We cannot say enough great things about this wonderful home. We spent nearly 6 weeks here during the summer of 2015. The home has large well appointed bedrooms with king sized beds and high quality li… More
Fantastic house, very well located close to shopping malls, great restaurants and amazing beaches. The house is very pleasant, clean, very well equipped, the rooms are spacious and there is even a jac… More
Many thanks for your review. We are very happy your vacation succeeded in Sarasota and in our Floridian home in University Park. Hopping you'll be back soon
9 Jul 2015
Nous avons passé de superbes vacances avec 2 couples d’amis dans cette jolie maison. Elle est située dans un très beau parc arboré et se trouve à proximité de tous nos centres d’intérêt : … More
Merci d.avoir pris le temps de poster un avis.
Nous sommes heureux que vous ayez passé un séjour agréable en Floride, en partie grâce à notre maison.
C'est avec le plus grand plaisir que nous vous accueillerons de nouveau lors de votre prochain séjour
7 Jul 2015
"Une semaine de rêve"
Nous avons passé une semaine fantastique dans cette maison de rêve en bord de golf. Les propriétaires ont été parfaits sur la préparation du séjour et les conseils sur place. La maison, qui se … More
Nous vous remercions pour votre appréciation et sommes ravis que vous ayez apprécié la maison et les conseils que nous avons pu vous donner. En espérant vous revoir bientôt. Merci encore
The Beachcomber was a great place for a family vacation. I slept in the in wall bed, it was just as cozy as the one back home. The private beach was pleasant. Also, the grocery store across the street… More