8 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, Florida - Updated 2024

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Holmes Beach is a small but beautiful town located on a spectacular island called Anna Maria. It is one of the favorite tourist destinations in Florida. Its dazzling white sandy beaches and crystal clear water of the emerald gulf will compel you to stay for a long period of time. You can find many fun things to do in Holmes Beach. Take a charter boat, go out in the gulf, and spend your whole day enjoying sport fishing. Whatever you will catch can be used as a special ingredient for your delicious seafood meal that will be cooked at your holiday rental. There are several luxurious and best Vrbo accommodations in Holmes Beach, Florida, which offer amenities like Wi-Fi, TV, a private pool, an amazing beach view from a balcony, etc. To make your travel to Florida easy, check out the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, Florida.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 04, 2024.

1. Cute rental near the beach (from USD 282)

Step into the magical world of this cozy rental, truly an oasis for rest and pleasure! Get ready for indulgence in the private heated swimming pool, calling you to soak in some sun.

A grill by the pool beckons you to prepare delicious meals that you can enjoy in the shaded dining area outdoors. For the coffee connoisseurs in you, there’s a Kürig coffee machine available in the kitchen, ensuring that you get your preferred morning brew. Best of all, it’s close to the gorgeous Bradenton Beach with beautiful sand and amazing waters.

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Holmes Beach, Florida, United States
1.86 km (1.2 mi) from Manatee Public Beach
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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2. Bright holiday rental with a pool (from USD 219)

Get the feel of the ocean in your vacation home itself by booking this tropic-themed Holmes Beach oasis. The pool is heated and comes with a thatched-roof shade for those who want to unwind by the pool. And to complete the relaxation, a hammock is there waiting to cradle you as you gently sway in the wind. Just three blocks down, you will find a beautiful beach with golden sands that stretch far along and breathtaking ocean sights!

Pack in your swimming suits and sunblock to enjoy this beachside retreat to the fullest.

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Holmes Beach, Florida, United States
1.66 km (1.1 mi) from Manatee Public Beach
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

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3. Lovely villa with gulf access (from USD 195)

This Holmes Beach rental is one of the best accommodations you will find on the white sandy beaches of Anna Maria. At night, watch your favorite DVD on a flat-screen TV or eat delicious food after cooking it in your fully equipped kitchen. Use the gas BBQ grill and prepare mouthwatering seafood to enjoy with your family. You can book this property for a minimum of seven days, and six people can stay at this villa.

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623 meters (0.4 ft) from Manatee Public Beach
43 reviews  
villa 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Living room has only one couch with add'l side bench Kitchen island has four chairs Doors do not have dead bolts


Master bedroom - door to room could not be closed due to queen-size bed
for couples or couple with small children One bathroom with walk-in shower Laundry and dryer in bathroom
too Kitchen had apartment-size appliances
so no one would hog the bathroom getting ready
Cleanliness:
The unit itself was clean when we arrived and did have ample towels as well as some beach towels
This house was very clean and well maintained
The pans were in the house after all
but there weren't very many "beach things " like umbrellas or sand toys and no bored games
Host:
dealing with IRE is delightful
We couldn\'t find pans when we arrived and in 15 min we have someone from Island Real State at our door to help us
A personal hot spot is a must unless they upgrade the wifi
Honestly the house was fine and the proximity to the beach was amazing
One person in our party used almost all the data on her phone plan
Location:
The location is in a quiet street close to local stores Very nice quaint beachfront property
There is a big supermarket and a pharmacy at just 3-4 blocks away
the location could not be better
Public beach a short distance away <
The location was the best <
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4. Lovely house with a private heated pool (from USD 334)

With 650 square feet (60.39 square meters) of space, this beach house is perfect for solo travelers and couples. Inside, there’s a plush king-size bed, a kitchen with all the essential equipment, and several flat-screen televisions for entertainment. Free Wi-Fi is available here, so you can log in to your preferred streaming site and choose a fun movie to watch there. Games are also available if you’re looking for other things to do.

The outdoor area is just as marvelous. There’s a private pool where you can swim to relax. If you prefer swimming in the sea, then you only have to take a short walk because the beach is nearby.

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Holmes Beach, Florida, United States
848 meters (0.6 ft) from Manatee Public Beach
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all amenities and a pool great location
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and well supplied
it was clean your own private heated pool and a very short walk to the beach
Host:
the property owner was also very responsive and accommodating
everything was excellent the owner’s were super about meeting our needs
carolyn was the perfect host
this owner has truly created a piece of paradise she also was always available to reach if needed
the property owner has created and encouraged the most relaxing stay to occur for the guests
Location:
this is the perfect place to come and relax and just get away from the chaos for a while
loved the house the pool and the location
best little beach house at ami great location great amenities
the home is perfect for yourself and a close friend or partner
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5. Romantic retreat best for couples (from USD 180)

This home away from home in Holmes Beach is an ideal stay for a couple. Explore the white shiny beaches and the serenity of the north end of the Anna Maria Island. The property has one bathroom and one bedroom, perfect for a couple. It also offers a space for a boat trailer or an RV. Wi-Fi, air-conditioner, and TV are also provided.

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2.75 km (1.8 mi) from Manatee Public Beach
54 reviews  
House 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Bed is kingsize and comfortable
the bathroom could use a lift
The kitchen had everything you would need to cook
the King-Size bed was awesome
nothing went wrong or was broke
Cleanliness:
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
Even the bathroom was very clean and bright
Host:
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
Location:
A Home away from Home in Paradise
but we are older (mid 50)
walk to the beach easily
Great location on a wonderful beach
but we enjoyed getting away Hope to come back to the area again
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6. Beachfront property with a rooftop deck (from USD 153)

You can book this beachfront rental in Holmes Beach for at least seven nights. This beautiful cottage is located on Holmes Beach, and has two bedrooms and can accommodate six people. There is a rooftop deck at the back of the house where you can sit and enjoy the warmth of the sun. Take a stroll on the nearby beach, and in the evening, enjoy mouthwatering food in the most famous restaurants like the Beach Bistro.

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1.41 km (0.9 mi) from Manatee Public Beach
40 reviews  
House 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen had everything we needed
Kitchen was well stocked-loved the beach cart & laundry
The rooftop deck was our favorite feature
The balcony had a great view of the ocean along with plenty of space to sit outside I never used the other outdoor space
We loved the cozy spaces and the deck upstairs with a partial view of the water
Cleanliness:
The place was very clean
Previous ratings say it was broken as well
It was beautiful and had everything we needed
The listing indicated two rooms for sleeping to full bathrooms and two sitting areas with a completed kitchen and dining area
Host:
large garage to store extra drinks
very nice decks and super close to beach
The garage door not working was irritating
The upstairs deck was beautiful but even with cover
There were also about 20 dead roaches in the garage too
Location:
The walk across the street
This house is beautiful beach just across the street
Most of all we loved the location just steps away to the beautiful white sandy beach
Nov to April Right side porch not in good shape
Just be careful crossing the street since it is located on a somewhat hidden turn
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7. A splendid beachside studio near the local village (from USD 93)

This property is newly renovated. Soft mattresses and clean and tidy linens will help you have a great sleep. Wake up in the morning and walk to the beach, which is a few meters away from the property. It is a one-bedroom and one-bathroom studio so it is the best accommodation for couples. Eateries and restaurants are two minutes away. As it’s located on Anna Maria Island, exploring the local village will be a great idea. Take a free island trolley to the north of the island where you can experience the local village life. Note that you need to book this property at least one week during the peak season.

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611 meters (0.4 ft) from Manatee Public Beach
51 reviews   Wifi Available
condo 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Very nice to have the beach chairs and umbrella to use at the beach
The kitchen appliances need cleaned and the bath towels need updated
The studio apartment was all we needed
We would like to suggest the following:
only a mini fridge with a freezer that was pretty much useless
Cleanliness:
Please clean the porch before guests come
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
Host:
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
We even brought a board to put under the mattress to help give support
Location:
My husband and I are active and enjoyed walks to several conveniently located restaurant shops and daily walks on the gorgeous beach
It's in a great location on the island and very close to the beach
It is in a great location about 2 blocks from the beach Publix Walgreens & Dollar Tree all within walking distance
I've stayed close by before and this apartment had really easy access to the beach
It was also close to Walgreens and the Grocery store
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8. Lovely home with a private pool, a spa, and balconies

This marvelous multi-level house is nestled in a breathtaking landscape. It is just a few blocks away from the main market of Holmes Beach. It has three bedrooms and three bathrooms. A total of six guests can stay at this house comfortably so you along with your family and friends can book this property and enjoy the beaches. You will also get a private heated pool and a spa. Every room has a private balcony where you can sit and adore the spectacular beach view.

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342 meters (0.3 ft) from Manatee Public Beach
38 reviews  
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Kids had their own room tv and bathroom
The bathroom floor was so sticky
It's an outdoor balcony that over looks the rooftops
so the adult in that room had nothing to watch
The bedroom on the main floor doesn't have cable TV
Cleanliness:
The place was very clean and as descibed
The house was clean and the pool area was awesome
The house itself is very well organized and clean
Host:
Bedrooms all had smart tvs and very nice decore
The home pool and accommodations were wonderful
This home is so beautiful
and we wanted a home cooked meal
The beach is very close and family oriented
Location:
Conviently located close enough to banking facilities grocery store and local shops
Good central location on the island
stop Lots of local shops up and down the island
Great house Central location close to beach and shopping
Very private nicely landscaped within walking distance to the beach and beach restaurants
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Make your stay comfortable

Enjoy your trip by staying at such splendid Vrbo accommodations. All these properties mentioned above are located on white sandy beaches and near the main market. Staying at any of these best vacation rentals in Holmes Beach, Florida, will make your vacation comfortable and memorable.

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