Anna Maria Island is a quaint Barrier Island nestled in the Gulf of Mexico. Beautiful turquoise waters and white sandy beaches are the main attraction here. It is a place where "old" Florida charm can still be found, flip flops are a way of life and the speed limit never exceeds 35mp!
Once a best-kept secret among local Floridians…Anna Maria Island, has always been known for its sugar-white coastline, emerald Gulf waters and quaint business districts. Today, it is now known as a vacation favorite among local, national and international travelers. Anna Maria Island is an ideal place to relax and get away from it all. This stretch of land, 7 miles long is home to the island's three cities – City of Bradenton Beach, City of Holms Beach and City of Anna Maria.
All three cities provide access to spectacular beaches, while at the same time offering an enjoyable selection of shops, restaurants, nightlife, private golf clubs, performing arts, wildlife, history and other attractions.
From honeymooners to Hollywood film crews, youngsters to the young-at-heart, people from around the world have discovered what’s awaiting you – Your Piece of Paradise, "An Island In The Sun"…Anna Maria Island, Florida.