The picturesque city of Bradenton in Florida is the perfect spot for a quiet retreat. It lies in Manatee County and boasts a tropical climate and travelers can enjoy the sunshine throughout the year. Bradenton is the ideal getaway for outdoor lovers as it has pristine beaches and is the hub of boating enthusiasts. Soak in the scenic views as you loll around on the beach, sipping on a margarita! A visit to the Manatee Village Historical Park will clue you in on the rich history of the region. Become a time traveler as you look through the artifacts and photographs. The South Florida Museum is perfect for soaking in a slice of history as you check out the ecological exhibits and marvel at the prehistoric collection. Families with children will love the Palma Sola Botanical Park, which has a beautiful lake and is replete with lush green foliage. Here’s a look at the top 10 vacation rentals in Bradenton, Florida.
Nestled amidst the community of Shorewalk Vacation Villas in Bradenton, this condominium accommodates four guests. If you are not in the mood to go out, visit the clubhouse. Here you can take advantage of the tennis courts. There is also a basketball court or if you want you can play table tennis, bocce ball or shuffleboard. If you are a fitness freak, pay a visit to the G.T. Bray Sports and Recreational Facility located nearby, where you can burn some calories in the gym or enjoy a yoga class at an extra charge of 20 USD. The Ellington Premium Outlet Mall is a short drive from here.
Fabulous View of Pool/Pond! Minutes to Beaches & Dining SPECIAL $80/nite Rates!!
Top guest reviewsThe place was comfortable and welcomingThe condo is very clean well equipped in the kitchen plenty of towels in the baths beach chairs umbrella pool towels and a comfortable mattressOnly comment would be about leaving the AC at 73 degreesIt was clean and neat and provided a great view of the pond and pools from the back patioso I would put that in the description someplaceRelaxing atmosphere and very clean
Host:movies the beach etcso good wifi was a blessingLoved having the pond views and being so close to the pool as wellThe owners are quick to respond to any questions highly recommendThank you for accommodating our early check-in requestRead more reviewsI've stayed in a few places where it was really slow which is a painthe A/C is not to be turned below 73This condo is in a perfect location and is ideal for a central location close to some gorgeous beaches and supermarkets Cannot fault it at all and would to stay againJust know for your own booking that if HomeAway lists a $59 refundable deposit it is actually an insurance payment and don't plan on getting it back without jumping through lots of hoops and gettin...Thank you Barb and Andre for making it easy
Palm Retreat is a newly-renovated beach house located close to the Anna Maria Island beaches and offers space for 10 guests. Relax by the indoor heated pool or take the beach gear available at the rental and head to the nearby beaches. Travelers with children need not worry as a high chair and travel crib are available at the rental. Guests not in the mood to cook their own meals can walk a few miles to reach Danny’s Pizzeria or the Beach House restaurant.
Palm Retreat: #1 Top Rated In Bradenton/Anna MariaBradenton, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsall the rooms have tvs wi-fi was goodloved the modern kitchen and even made use of the gas grill out on the patiopool and patio was very relaxing great neighborhood awesome house i would rent again two thumbs upvery nice place and a lot of space to enjoy with a nice pool viewwe loved the patio and pool areathe cleanliness was amazingvery clean in all areassuper clean home and also cozythe place was very clean and invitinggreat clean space for a family trip
Host:cody and lauren were great hostcody and lauren were really great hostscody and lauren are great hoststhey were very responsive to all my questionshome was lovely and cody was very responsive to any questions or concerns we hadRead more reviewsperfect location very close to the beachthe location was perfectthe location was the perfect distance from the beachgreat house and really close to amiit's close to everything and beautifully assembled
This luxurious and charming property is located in a quiet residential neighborhood, close to the Bradenton Beach and Holmes Beach. Private entrance to this rental ensures a comfortable stay without any disturbance. Guests can eat the bananas from the trees in the garden or prepare a milkshake in the fully-equipped kitchen. Availability of an alarm at the vacation rental creates a safe and secure environment for guests. The South Florida Museum is a short drive from here, where you can gain knowledge about the history of Florida’s gulf coast.
3 bd,2 bath Heat Pool by IMG & Beach Gorg KitchenBradenton, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsthis was a lovely stylish home with perfect amenities and a cool backyard pool deck areathe pool was wonderful the patio and the entire houselots of little touches including flowers and breakfast made it easy to come in and relaxwe really enjoyed the pool and the view of the lake in the back yardthe welcoming touches of flowers and breakfast items was very appreciatedvery clean and quiet neighborhoodthe house was clean and smelled greatit is very clean and freshthe house was very clean and moderngreat place- spacious and very clean
Host:wonderful place with great hostsgreat hospitality and communication from ownerscommunication was superb from start to finish from the owners and managergreat hosts great streetprovisions for beach were very helpfulRead more reviewslocation was excellentgreat location to imgclose to fantastic beachesclose to many beautiful beachesgood quiet location close to shops and 15 mins drive to the beach
This furnished luxury condominium is close to the beach and accommodates eight people. It has king and queen size beds to ensure you get a good night’s sleep. Guests can also avail the onsite spa and sauna facilities or read a book at the in-house library. Pets are welcome at the rental, but remember to take prior permission from the owner. Robinson Nature Preserve is a 10-minute bicycle ride from here, where you can enjoy fishing, kayaking, canoeing, and hiking.
Newer Beautiful Condo Close To BeachesBradenton, FL, US
Ideal for two people, this hidden paradise is located amid palm trees in a peaceful neighborhood in Bradenton. Guests can enjoy complete privacy in the comfort of their own cottage. You can also relax by the pool or play a game of billiards or dart in the main house by taking prior permission. If you are not in the mood to cook, take a short stroll to the main street which is lined with restaurants and pubs. Palma Sola Bay is only 4 miles (6.45 km) from here, where you can unwind on a nice sunny morning.
Hidden ParadiseBradenton, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room and space was as described and felt like a tropical oasisthe patio was great and the pool was relaxingthe cottage is a very cozy inviting placethe room was really well designed and reminded me of a place i stayed at in thailandand even offered use of their pool and other fun amenitieseverything was clean and spotlessand clean living quartersvery clean joint nicely decoratedexcellent beautiful and clean placeclean nice bathroom walk-in shower
Host:jim was very helpfuljim is very kind and quick responsejim was an amazing host with the cutest yorkiesjim is a very gracious hostdee was an excellent hostRead more reviewsclose to good shopping and downtownlocation is ideal close to everythingthe location is greatquiet peaceful and centrally locatedlocation is excellent for getting to island
This beautiful and newly-renovated bungalow in Bradenton is on the 26th street and it accommodates six people. The availability of a lockbox on the door helps you check-in per your convenience. If you are too lazy to go out, relax by the indoor fireplace and enjoy a quiet evening with friends and family. Travelers with a car need not worry as free parking space is available on the premises. The Village of the Arts is easily accessible from here, where you can explore award-winning restaurants, art galleries, bakeries, shops, and studios.
Beautiful Bradenton Bungalow!Bradenton, Florida, United States
Top guest reviewsplenty of closet space washer/dryer smart tv large kitchenthe two twin beds in his room where such a treatall the beds where very comfortable and the furniture was all new clean and comfortableextremely clean and nicely remodeledvery clean and very stylishit was clean and as describednewly remodeled house was very clean and comfortablealso plenty to cook with and clean kitchen and dishes
Host:super host in my mindthe host is super accommodating and makes sure your stay is as comfortable as possiblecornelia was a wonderful host and made recommendations regarding where to go within the towncheck in and communication with host was greatshe is an amazing host i got engaged while i was staying in her placeRead more reviewsgreat value and location you can'task for morestylish great location to everything you need and a wonderful backyardthis is a fantastic place to stay close to the beachesit was a good location for us and the house had everything we neededif you are looking for a reasonably priced rental super close the beach museums delicious food etc
This charming property is located in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood in the historical district of Wares Creek. Ideal for six guests, the rooms boast comfortable furnishings and has an abundance of Floridian art. Guests can enjoy a barbecue night in the yard. You can also relax in the hammocks. Pets are allowed at this rental at an additional charge and on prior notice. If you are not in the mood to cook, take a short stroll to reach the Twin Dolphin Marina and Pier 22 restaurant. Here you can enjoy yummy and delicious food with a waterfront dining experience!
3 Bedroom, Private, Pet Friendly, Fenced, Ware's Creek Cottage Historic District
Top guest reviewsHuge TV in the living room and another in the master bedroom allowed us to separate a little bit too-The owners thought of EVERYTHINGWe bought groceries and were able to cook meals in the spacious kitchenThe yard was perfect for grilling and the kids had plenty of room to play The inside of the house was immaculate; my family and I enjoyed everything about itthat had everything we needed to prepare and eat
Host:Spacious home with beautiful Florida decor Most well-appointed kitchenwhere fresh seafood is plentiful We love the house which is decorated with a beach cottage themeQuiet neighborhood Owner was very helpful and prompt in replying to any questions we had and even offered restaurant suggestionsNice mattresses They have umbrellas and beach towelsThe owner of this property was amazing to work withRead more reviewsYou are within a few miles to many great restaurantsAnna Marie Oyster Bar and The Grand BuffetJust minutes away from our favorite beach called Coquina Beach and the little beach shopsReally could not ask for better accomodations for a wonderful February in FlThe place was everything we had hoped for Clean pretty much everything needed was supplied quiet neighborhood and centrally located 20 minutes to the island via Manatee or Cortez and just a fe...
This lakefront villa offers a lavish and comfortable stay for a maximum of eight people. Located close to amazing beaches, this spacious villa provides many books and games to keep your children occupied during the trip. Head to the pool if you are looking for a relaxing dip and admire the picturesque landscape while enjoying a swim. Longboat Key is only 20 minutes’ by car from here, where you can relax on the beach or enjoy a picnic with the family.
Superb Detached Villa Near Amazing Beaches
Top guest reviewsThe open great room was nice to enjoy while cooking in the kitchenI loved all the roomThe furniture is possibly a little datedIt is super convenient close to all amenities yet enough off the beaten path to be quiet and peacefulJust be mindful it is not heatedVilla was clean and exactly as advertisedThe house was very nice and cleanIt was spotlessly clean and had everything we needed and plently of linen and towelsThe internet was quite fast and strongso I was able to work from "home "
Host:the homeowner was very diligent about responding to questionsGood communication and nice to qork withLaurent was extremely helpful and answered any queries we had beforehandsafe Comfortable home with all furnishings and utensils required for long term stay a month in our caseThe pool was area was really niceRead more reviewswe did find time to eat at some great local restaurantsyou need Quiet and safe neighborhood for walking as wellwe evacuated from SC and enjoyed staying in this villaThe home is located in a very nice quiet neighborhood and is very close to the Publix grocery store restaurants and other shoppinggeen info verkregen om in de woning binnen
Guests looking for a luxurious stay in a modern and stylish property can check out the Blue Heron Harbour 103. This vacation rental accommodates six people and the spacious condominium provides multiple amenities to make your stay comfortable. You can either relax by the pool or play a round of tennis at the community clubhouse. Availability of a free and high-speed Wi-Fi connection will keep you updated and help you locate nearby hotspots for local sightseeing. The Anna Maria Island is only 4 miles (6.45 km) from here, where you can explore the Pine Avenue that has a row of galleries, eateries, and shops.
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Top guest reviewsThe condo has everything you need for your vacation TV in every bedroom and the living room Leather couch in the living roomIt was very spacious and cleanThe pool area was very clean too
Host:We were very impressed with the condoRead more reviewsThe condom is in walking distance to Bonefishgrill Starbucksbut there were several things we did not like:1The traffic noise from the MBR was really loud as the condo is situated on a busy street
Ideal for a group of eight, this lake-front property is close to the Coquina Beach in the West Bradenton region of Florida. Amenities like air conditioner, Wi-Fi connection, washer, and TV connection are available to ensure guests have a comfortable stay. If you are exhausted from a hectic day of sightseeing, take advantage of the electric pool heating facility (available at an additional charge of 70 USD per week). This vacation rental is close to restaurants, bars, shopping centers, and grocery stores.
Lake Front Single Family Home with Private Pool
Top guest reviewsGood enough for the priceVery spacious but outdated homeIt would also be helpful to label the light switchesIt was nice to have everyone at the dining room table Need a big pot and colander6 lights bulbs out that couldn't be replaced Convenient to everythingPool was clean & enjoyable
Host:the owner was easy to communicate with and overall everything exceeded our expectationsI did bring these items to the property managers attention who said he'd let the owner knowand I absolutely love itPool was great Seeing all the flocks of Ibis the wood storkwas great Beds were comfortable Cleaning crew missed the stove very dirtyRead more reviewsIt was in a great location for visiting family and close to anywhereIt is perfect for a getaway to relax the neighborhood is quite and peaceful Love staying at this locationGreat location with very nice pool in a quiet neighborhood overlooking a pondWe booked this last minute for a short stay and it was greatMuch better then looking at a fenced in yard Hope to go back again
A little gem in Florida: Bradenton
With several historic buildings, coastal attractions along the Gulf and the downtown area featuring many cultural activities, Bradenton attracts plenty of people from all over the globe. From enjoying various water sports at the Palma Sola Causeway to indulging in fresh food from the downtown Bradenton Farmer’s Market, the vibrant city has it all!
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