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Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Remarkable stay at a wonderful and unforgettable place. Checking in was late for us but prompt and pleasant. Room was more than adequately furnished. All amenities...fridge, microwave, flat screen TV, sink & all dishes, and a giant king size bed. Downside for me was we were in the 3rd floor and the building we stayed had no elevator...bad knees but... More 

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Orlando
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I took a one night getaway from Orlando to celebrate his birthday. The hotel was all we could've wanted in a room by the beach. The room was clean and cozy. The private beach was beautiful and it was nice to have chairs, towels, and umbrellas provided at no extra cost!

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice location overall good experience but did nt get good sleep due to old matress and bed. Good staff and helpful. Ice vending machine was not free. Reception closes at 9 PM. Do try to reach early. They have free chairs and umbrellas.

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Orlando, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was the only one that had availability on a short notice for overnight and right across the beach. Great location and with umbrellas and chairs included that was wonderful! We didnt like that we had to move our car after check out if we wanted to go to the beach and the grill area had no lighting whatsoever!... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Awesome place! Will definitely be going back again! Already looking to book our next visit for a longer stay. Hotel was very clean and location was perfect..right across from the beach and we were able to rent jet skis right there and umbrellas and chairs are included with your room!

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Auburndale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights this week for a little family getaway. The rooms were cleaned and the staff was very friendly. It's a short walk across the street to the beach. Only bad part was the pool was broken the whole time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We recharged at this quaint little resort by the Gulf. We were given an upgraded room upon request, and found the customer service outstanding. The Gulf water was warm and clear. We enjoyed the free trolley rides as well. We would return and recommend.

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Apollo Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I happened upon Silver Surf Gulf Resort on Google as an option for accommodations for my wedding. My now-husband and I are both from different states, so we were looking for somewhere with beach access where the majority of out-of-towners could stay close to us for our event. From the first time I called in to ask for information, I... More 

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Angela R, Manager at Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort, responded to this review

I'm absolutely thrilled my staff and I could make sure your big day was extra special and beautiful. It was our pleasure to set you up with one of our best rooms because I understand that celebrating your wedding should be comfortable and magical. Of course, I hope you have many fond memories of your big day for years to... More 

Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is right in the middle of the of everything and you don't even notice it. It has the best accommodations in the area. One stay and you won't go anywhere else. With all the food and drink places in walking distance and the free trolley that picks you up and takes you almost to the front door, you... More 

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Angela R, Manager at Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for loving our part of the island! Hopefully, you'll be back soon for another relaxing stay at Silver Surf :). Warm wishes, Angela Rodocker, General Manager More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a long weekend on Anna Maria Island in celebration of our wedding anniversary and decided to take the kids (13,8) with us. We picked this place because it was family friendly. The facilities were clean and well maintained. The service was kind and welcoming and the location was perfect. The front desk recommended some places for dinner and... More 

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It's absolutely wonderful you and your family enjoyed your vacation at Silver Surf! Thank you for sharing some of your favorite things about your stay with me -- it's always great to receive feedback from our guests, and, of course, it'll be my pleasure to see you all again some day. Warmly, Angela Rodocker, General Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For over 30 years, Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort has been dedicating to providing our guests with a great location and clean, well serviced accommodations. We invite you to stay with us and live on island time for a while. Whether it's a family vacation, couple's getaway, girls' weekend, business trip, or some other occasion, we are the place to stay for great, beachside accommodations on Anna Maria Island. Located on Bradenton Beach, one of the three cities on the island, we feature 50 charming units located just across the street from our own private beach. All rooms come with full amenities, comfy bedding, and complimentary grab and go breakfast each morning. Our family friendly staff will help you find activities on the island to satisfy any island taste! During your stay, sit on your open patio, soak up the sun while you take in the view of beautiful Gulf waters and open sky. Take a dip in the outdoor heated pool or just relax on the beach and read a good book. If you're looking for more action, rent a jet ski, catamaran, paddle board, or kayak on our private beach. We also offer massages on the beach for the ultimate relaxation experience. Book your stay with us today and relax on island time while you enjoy a memorable vacation or getaway for the ages! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort

Address: 1301 Gulf Drive North, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
Location: United States > Florida > Anna Maria Island > Bradenton Beach
Price Range: $146 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Silver Surf Gulf Beach Hotel Bradenton Beach
Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort Anna Maria Island/Bradenton Beach, FL
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Bradenton Beach
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Bradenton Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bradenton Beach
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