Anna Maria Island - an unforgettable experience

Anna Maria Island is serene with its 7 miles of white sandy beaches on the West Coast of Florida. The three cities on the island, Anna Maria, Holmes Beach and Bradenton Beach is a charming mixture of old Florida Gulf Coast, fishing villages and modern conveniences.  The island has an assortment of things to see, to do and is within driving range to many major attractions in the surrounding Manatee, Sarasota, St Petersburg, Tampa and Orlando areas.

For activities, you can try shore fishing, deep sea fishing, charter boat rentals, water ski, jet ski, parasailing, bicycling or kayaking through large natural preserves, play golf, dive, snorkel, take a sunset cruise, take a leisure walk or visit nearby attractions.

  • In less than half an hour, you can visit St Armands Circle, Ringling Museum, Selby Gardens, Red Barn Flea Market, Mote Aquarium and more.

  •  Within one to two hours are Disney World, Sea World, Busch Gardens, Tampa Aquarium, Universal Studio, Myakka State Park and more.

For information on activities, shops, restaurants, and point of interests, visit the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce and the Visit Florida websites.