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Anna Maria Island Beach Resort

105 39th Street, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217 (Formerly the Aquarius Beach Resort)
Anna Maria Island Beach Resort
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sebring, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Stayed here several times over the last 5 years. Staff is friendly & always trying to make improvements. Location is the best-right on the beach, close to center of all the action,the public beach, the free trolley, and great food/shopping. Rick has always tried to give us the best vacation experience and is always checking to make sure we have... More 

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Naples, Florida, United States
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

Great location and convenient parking.I recommend taking the Cortez bridge to avoid weekend traffic.Comfy bed, flat screens,walk to the beach,skinnys and breakfast on the beach...life is good!They have a nice pool with a gas grill for guest..Favorite

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

If you love the beach and want easy access everywhere this is the perfect place! We stayed in unit 11 2 bdrm, 2 bath , that was very large and has all we needed. A few upgrades would make this a 5 star unit. It has a full kitchenette , dining , living room and two great size bedrooms. The... More 

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Jackson, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

This is a great place to stay, right on the beach! Close to restaurants, walking distance to grocery store, pharmacy, and church! Unit is an older one, but clean and neat with a pool, a gas fire pit, and an outdoor grill. Laundry, too, if you are staying longer. Manager, Rick, and office staff go out of their way to... More 

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Richard B, General Manager at Anna Maria Island Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you We appreciate all of our guest, Thank you for pointing out some of the highlights of the Resort. With in the past few months we have added stronger Wifi, new living room furniture, HiDef TV signal, and so many other things that guest have requested. Once again I would like to thank you for your visit, and hope... More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

On the positive side the location is great! The room (#8) was very dated and in need of new furniture, bed, & cleaning! Expected better lodging for the price. If you charge over $200.00 per night you need to put the money back into the property.

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Richard B, General Manager at Anna Maria Island Beach Resort, responded to this review

This review is a little hard to comprehend, we just put in new living room furniture, updated all the Wifi and TV's, with Hi def signal., and so many other improvements. As far as pricing we are on the beach, so many others say they are on the beach, but either you cross the street or walk blocks to get... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We made last minute reservations for the Memorial Day weekend at this quaint resort. We stayed in room 9. Overall the resort is nice, a bit outdated, but clean and the location couldn't have been better. There was a lot of people staying that weekend so the pool area was packed. We weren't able to enjoy the outsider pool/BBQ pig... More 

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Richard B, Manager at Anna Maria Island Beach Resort, responded to this review

I am glad they had a good stay. The Resort this fall is under going even more improvements, some of which have already been done since this guest has left. Furniture in the resort is schedule for replacement, as well as updated flooring and appliances. This Resort sees allot of guest each year, and with that comes some wear and... More 

Ocala, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We just spent several days in one of the 2-bedroom units and had a wonderful time! We loved that the resort is right on the beach--no crossing the street to get there. The unit was clean and spacious and was stocked with all the kitchen utensils we needed--and then some. Fabulous. We loved the pool and enjoyed the private path... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We had an amazing time . We loved the great location and we were able to walk to several restaurants , shops and the beach. Our room was very clean and up to date. We enjoyed the view of the beach right from our room. The sunsets were amazing . This is our fifth stay and we will be back... More 

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Safety Harbor, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

My family of about 20 stayed there for about a week and we had a great time! The resort is right on the beach, with it's own path to the beach, so we did not have to worry about crossing the street with the little ones. The grilling area was set up really nice and it had tables and chairs... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This resort is all about location location location...for us, that was perfect! Close to shopping, beach café, right on the beach, no busy road to cross, great park with picnic area was right there. The only drawbacks are that the 2 bedroom unit doesn't have adequate storage for food and since the whole idea of having a full kitchen is... More 

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