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Find You Next Vacation Home in AMI Direct to Owner

We have all been upset about the increasing fees that VRBO, Airbnb and other OTA Booking sites or online travel agencies are charging.  The other problem with OTAs is that they do a very good job of keeping guests out … Read More

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Pre-Retirement Vacations

Among the tips to “Test Driving Your Retirement,” AARP recommends finding a short-term rental in a destination you are considering. By finding a house, apartment or even a beach cottage for a monthly or weekly rental you can experience life … Read More

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A Pet’s Guide to Anna Maria Island

So you’ve brought your hooman on vacation to Anna Maria Island, now what can you do together to enjoy your beach retreat?! Leash up and take them for a stroll to many of the pet-friendly merchants along Anna Maria Island … Read More

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Anna Maria Island featured on Beach Hunters

Unwinding on Anna Maria Island, Florida A couple is on the hunt for a piece of paradise for them and their kids on Florida’s Anna Maria Island. They want a place where they can unwind from their busy life in … Read More

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Fabulous 4th Fireworks on Anna Maria Island

Since setting off your own fireworks is prohibited on the island, here are a few ideas for how to still enjoy one of your favorite ways to celebrate the 4th of July. The Sandbar Restaurant (100 Spring Ave., Anna Maria, … Read More

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Celebrating America on Anna Maria Island

Join the Anna Maria Island Privateers for their annual 4th of July Parade and Celebration. The parade steps off at 10am from Coquina Beach and travels north on Gulf Drive to the City Pier in Anna Maria. Anna Maria Island … Read More

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How to find a weekly rentals in Anna Maria

Anna Maria Island is easily one of the most popular destinations in Florida for weekly rentals.  Guests are using sites like HomeAway Airbnb and VRBO.  These sites like many others all charge travelers fees and that just flat out stinks.  It can be nervewracking … Read More

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Why Choose Holmes Beach?

When looking for a vacation rental in Anna Maria many people prefer Anna Maria over Holmes Beach simply because they don’t really know much about Holmes Beach.  Holmes Beach is in the middle of the island and is popular due to the large … Read More

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Welcome Friends and Guests!

Well it’s official.  We are the new owners of 3201 6th Avenue.  We are so happy to offer our beach cottages for weekly rental.  There are 2 cottages in this duplex, only 1 is currently available for rent the other … Read More

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