Anna Maria Vacation Rentals
Anna Maria is a city located on the northernmost tip of Anna Maria Island in Manatee County, Florida. The population is a little over 1,800. Known for its picturesque Key West-style main street. It's the perfect place for couples, snowbirds, and families to relax and enjoy a sleepy small-town atmosphere.
- Hosts often rent homes for 7 night min stays with check in's on Saturdays.
- Check information further below to help your search.
Is Anna Maria a good place to rent a Vacation Rental?
Anna Maria has hundreds of pastel small and large vacation rentals to choose from. If you are looking for a beachfront holiday or a rental with a dock to fish and boat from, Anna Maria is one of the best areas in Florida to rent a beach house, condo or pool home. Known for it's beautifully designed homes here you can find the newest and uniquely outfitted short term rentals.
What do I need to know to rent a vacation home in Anna Maria?
Anna Maria Vacation Rental Information
The village of Anna Maria has its own vacation rental rules and regulations. There are very few small hotels and motels on the north shore so a vacation rental is the primary choice for accommodation in Anna Maria, Florida.
Typical Stay Periods
Anna Maria vacation rentals can be rented as follows depending on the area of the island (zone) and the host's preference. The majority of hosts in the village of Anna Maria rent their homes weekly.
- weekly - majority
Typical Turnover Day
Anna Maria Vacation Rental Price Information
- Low range from $81 per night - $535 per week - $3,000 per month
- High range from $1,000 per night - $8,500 per week - $20,000 per month
Anna Maria High Season - February to August
High Season runs from February straight through to mid-August, including all major holidays. During this time, it is common for hosts and managers to rent their homes with turnover days only falling on Saturdays, so it's a good idea to enter Saturday to Saturday search dates.
You can expect to pay the highest rates during the high-season running from February through to the first or second week of April where prices of larger homes can cost over $1,000 per night.
The summer months, June and July are also favorite times for local travelers from the state of Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina to escape to the coast for cooler breezes and boating. There are 16 vacation rentals with docks available on Anna Maria Island.
Anna Maria Low Season - September to January
Low Season runs from September to January excluding holidays. This is the best time to book a vacation rental at the lowest prices of the year.
Longer Stays - Snowbirds
Many winter travelers are looking for long-term rental options, choosing the long term suitability filter renders 92 rental options for snowbirds.
There is only one dog park on the entire island in Holmes Beach to let your pooch roam free. Dogs are not permitted on the beaches. If you bring your pet you may want to look at fenced backyards with shady areas. Many shops offer dog bowls for thirsty furry friends. There are currently 98 Anna Maria pet friendly vacation rentals.
Weddings and Special Events
Anna Maria has many full time residents and larger weddings and events are strongly advised to take place in business venues on the island. There is a strict noise ordinance on the island with no excessive noise past 10 pm. There are also strict parking ordinances which limits parking at private residences. If you do rent a vacation property for your special occasion be sure to abide by the rules and ask your host about restrictions. There are currently 21 Anna Maria event friendly vacation rentals.
Statistics about Anna Maria
Use the search filters on Florida Rental By Owners website to look for accommodations meeting your criteria.
Pool and Hot Tubs
Outside is where you will be living while on vacation. There are multiple options for pools, and hot tubs which make this an ideal year-round destination.
- 172 rentals with heated pools
- 52 rentals with hot tub spas
There is an abundance of Anna Maria Island vacation rental dwelling types, the majority ranging from condos to private homes:
- 226 properties in Anna Maria Island listed for rent on Florida Rental By Owners (FlaRBO)
- 96 rentals are listed as "house" rentals, accounting for 42% of the accommodation types
- 74 rentals are listed as "condo" rentals, are another popular rental type accounting for 33% of the accommodation types
- 10 rentals are listed as "townhouses"
- 4 rentals are listed as "bungalows"