Featured Image Guestroom Guestroom Guestroom Guestroom Guestroom In-Room Dining In-Room Kitchen In-Room Kitchen Living Area Living Area Living Area Living Area Living Area Balcony Bathroom Outdoor Pool Outdoor Pool Outdoor Pool Property Grounds Beach Dock Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior Exterior Beach/Ocean View Beach/Ocean View View from Hotel
1/35 Featured Image
Show more photos

Get an overview of this hotelA Florida bayside getaway on Anna Maria Island

Between bay and gulf

Anna Maria Island divides Sarasota Bay (Anna Maria Sound) from the Gulf of Mexico; the resort overlooks the bay from a waterfront site 40 miles south of Tampa and 35 miles south of St. Petersburg.

Waterfront village

The resort is a welcoming, village-style collection of pastel cottages set along a palm-shaded street, offering private beach privileges, a pool on the edge of Sarasota Bay, and a private dock.

Kitchens, porches

The 34 one-bedroom, Caribbean-style cottage units each contain separate living and bedrooms, kitchens, and shaded porches, all in cream and white with tile floors and light furnishings.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The low-rise resort hotel consists primarily of one-story, Caribbean-style cottages housing one-bedroom units with shaded porches along a palm-lined "street." Lush tropical landscaping adds to the shady, peaceful, village-like atmosphere. A bayside swimming pool and a private fishing dock can be found on one side of the property; a private beach is accessed through another resort across the road. This resort offers a variety of dining options for guests, from aged steak cuts and fresh seafood to traditional pub fare. In the evening guests can enjoy live entertainment, drink specials, and campfire s'mores at the newly opened lounge The SandBox. The Guy Harvey RumFish Grill even offers a 33,500 gallon aquarium that guests can snorkel in. From the VIP cabanas to the Triple WipeOut surf ride, this resort offers a wide range of activities for all. Patios with barbecues, complimentary chaise lounges and umbrellas around the pool, pet-friendly units, and guest laundry facilities are also offered. Parking is free during guests' stay (limited availability).

Business services and complimentary wireless Internet access are available.

This property has designated areas for smoking.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • On private beach 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Picnic area 
  • Total number of rooms - 35 
  • Wedding services 
Show all hotel amenities

Family Friendly Amenities

  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Sofa bed  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Dishwasher 
  • DVD player 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Patio 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Stovetop 
Show all room amenities

Where to Eat

Guy Harvey RumFish Grill Check out the Guy Harvey RumFish Grill, where guests can dine on their favorite seafood dishes. The restaurant boasts a grand 33,500 gallon aquarium. Enjoy nightly live entertainment, indoor and outdoor bars, and a large store carrying Guy Harvey merchandise and marine art. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and late night. Reservations are recommended.

Palm Court Italian Grill Enjoy Italian cuisine, accompanied with an extensive collection of fine wines. Guests can dine indoors or underneath the stars on the courtyard patio. The Palm Court Italian Grill is open for Sunday brunch, lunch, and dinner

Bermudas Steak & Seafood Indulge in fresh gulf seafood or aged cuts of Angus beef at Bermudas Steak & Seafood. Serving up breakfast and dinner in a comfortable atmosphere, guests can sit back, relax, and enjoy local favorites at this restaurant.

Guy’s Gulfside Grill For a more casual dining experience, check out Guy’s Gulfside Grill, where guests can enjoy outdoor seating by the beach.

Beef 'O' Brady's Serving up traditional pub fare, Beef 'O' Brady's is the ideal spot to catch a game or grab a mid-afternoon snack. This family sport pub offers a full bar and serves up lunch, dinner, and late night bites

Flying Bridge Head to The Flying Bridge where you can dine in an authentic cracker cottage. Serving up a wide array of appetizers, salads, burgers, and sandwiches, The Flying Bridge also offers heavier dinner selections such as fresh salmon or shrimp. Take in the fresh gulf breeze, while dining on the outdoor patio. The Flying Bridge is open for lunch and dinner.

Show dining options

Nearby Things to Do

Swimming is available on site. Private beach access is offered at a neighboring resort.

Timber Creek Golf Course, the nearest public course, is five miles from the resort. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

Show recreation options

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10 per night.

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 75

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Show all policies

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Pet deposit: USD 50 per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?