Courtesy: Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce
Once a best-kept secret among local Floridians...
Anna Maria Island, has always been known for its sugar-white coastline, emerald Gulf waters and quaint business districts. Today, it is now known as a vacation favorite among local, national and international travelers. From honeymooners to Hollywood film crews, youngsters to the young-at-heart, people from around the world have discovered what’s awaiting you – Your Piece of Paradise, "An Island In The Sun"…Anna Maria Island, Florida.
The sugar-white coastline.
Enjoy a sunrise overlooking Tampa Bay and a picture-perfect Florida sunset all in a day...
You need never leave the island to find fun and relaxation. Our island is only 7 miles long and no more than a few blocks wide which leaves you with sounds of waves and visions of the sunset in every location. Enjoy a day at the beach and watch the kids play in the sand. Walk along pristine beaches and dine in award-winning restaurants, Enjoy fresh grouper sandwiches on a pier and sipping martinis while enjoying live music. Go shopping in our specialty shops and boutiques all along the island. We even have a Free Trolley to take you where you want to go. The friendly environment and endless activities will keep you coming back for more. Hop aboard and experience island paradise!
Free Trolley to take you where you want to go.
Anna Maria Island is an ideal place to relax and getaway from it all. This stretch of land, 7 miles long is home to the island's three cities – City of Bradenton Beach, City of Holms Beach and City of Anna Maria. All three cities provide access to spectacular beaches, accommodations and outdoor activities - while at the same time offering an enjoyable selection of shops, restaurants, performing arts, wildlife, history and other attractions. This unique place offers the perfect mood for an island way of life. "Anna Maria Awaits You!"