Anna Maria Island Homes for Sale

Anna Maria Island is a 7- mile- long barrier island that runs from the mouth of Tampa Bay south to Longboat Pass. Famous for its white sandy beaches, magnificent sunsets, and “never in a hurry” lifestyle, Anna Maria is popular with people of all ages and backgrounds.

Sunset on Anna Maria

Sunset on Anna Maria

All three towns located on the island have narrow winding roads and numerous  points of beach access. There  are  gulf and bay  front parks up and down the entire island. Fishing piers, public beaches,  fine dining establishments, shops, and marinas also dot the Anna Maria Island. The island also contains a public elementary school and live theater  (The Island Players). A  free trolley  system makes exploring the island  easy.

Anna Maria Island is also only minutes away from all the attractions  and amenities  available  in Sarasota  and  Manatee  Counties,  including the Sarasota Bradenton Airport, the Van  Wezel  Performing Arts  Hall, The  Asolo  Repertory  Theater,  The  Ringling  Museum,  The  South Florida Museum,  Selby  Gardens, Jungle  Gardens,  and more.

The island is only an hour away from major professional sports franchises including the Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa Bay Bucs, and Tampa Bay Rays. Most locations on Anna Maria Island are only a 15 minute drive to the famous IMG Academies, including the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy and the David Leadbetter Golf Academy. The home of the Orlando Magic is also only a couple of hours away, along with the other  countless  Orlando  attractions.  Finally,  don’t forget major league  baseball spring  training – you are in the  heart of it with the Pittsburgh Pirates in Bradenton and the Baltimore Orioles in Sarasota,  plus dozens  of other  teams  within a short afternoon’s drive.

The only things you won’t find on Anna Maria Island are high rises and large numbers of newer homes. All  of the residences are limited to low profile  condominiums  and  single family homes. Most of the island was built out by the end of the 1970’s. With the exception of a few homes here and there, most homes on Anna Maria are at least 35 years old.

Anna Maria Island Homes For Sale

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