This outstanding 6 bedroom, 5.5 bathroom property has an amazing 500+ feet of water frontage! No need to leave the property to go exploring. The sweeping views over the bay water and out onto Anna Maria Island are simply breathtaking. There is a large deep water boat dock, over-sized heated pool, floor to ceiling windows, numerous extended balconies with endless water views and the property is completely engulfed in native, lush tropical landscaping that absolutely wraps you in heavenly luxury! You get huge West facing views of the water and Anna Maria Island- and gorgeous sunsets! There is a fun kids playground swing set and slide nestled among the shade trees for the young kids enjoyment as well.
The property consists of 2 separate sleeping quarters- the main house and the attached guest house. The main house has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms while the guest house has 3 bedroom and 2 bathrooms. Both have full kitchens. Designed by Sarasota architect Jack West, this custom built luxury home has a wonderful European feel. Perfectly designed with towering vaulted ceilings giving way to operable tall windows for exceptional ventilation and it is finished with coastal inspired wall paneling, wide plank hardwood oak floors and polished travertine stone. Expert craftsmanship can be seen throughout, including custom hall shelving, built-in furniture fixtures and closet treatments. The gathering room showcases a custom entertainment center, dynamic beam details, surround sound and a stunning flagstone fireplace with floating hearth and clever outside clean out. Vast windows and sliding glass doors open to sweeping terraces and panoramic vistas. For those few brisk Florida evenings, the baths were designed with heated floors- just in case!
This property participates in our Professional Linen Program. In Anna Maria Vacation's continuous effort to bring only the best quality experience to our guests, we are proud to offer a professional linen service at this property to better enhance your enjoyment while staying here. This luxury amenity provides you high quality linens that are in place and ready for your use upon your arrival. These high-quality linens are washed in a commercial setting using the latest and best technology.
Take the fuss and worry out of packing your private sheets and beach towels knowing that when you arrive to your dream vacation rental, in place are high quality and commercially cleaned luxury bedding, bath towels, wash cloths and beach towels ready for your stay. Eliminate the guessing game, free up luggage space and breathe easy knowing that everything is already taken care of for you. This same philosophy extends even to your departure- nothing to wash, dry, fold or having to fool with trying to squeeze into an already tightly packed suitcase! A fantastic "must have amenity" for your AMI vacation experience.
Solid wood cabinetry showcasing matching grain door and drawer panels and all of the interior cabinet amenities that today's experienced home chef desires on that special Florida vacation. High-end stainless steel appliances finish off the kitchen in style. The main kitchen area was designed with only base cabinets to allow for uninterrupted views and conversations across the open gathering space. An extended countertop creates a casual dining surface for a large gathering. The home is equipped with multiple European standard 220 volt electric outlets for European guests.
And don't forget about the beach! The home sits at the East end of the Cortez bridge and you are only a short 1-2 minute drive across it to Anna Maria Island. Better yet, bring your boat and boat out the nearby Longboat Key Pass and into the Gulf of Mexico and then boat right up to the beach! Don't feel like boating or the beach- now worries! There is a pool table and ping pong table that are located on the ground level screened in lanai just off the pool area. Over 800 sq ft of screened in area! The fun options with this exquisite home are just endless!
There are 6 total bedrooms, 3 in the main house and 3 in the guest house. All of the main house rooms are suites with private en-suite baths and the guest house has one Master suite with a private bathroom.
Property sleeps 12 in beds, 14 total allowed.
The maximum number of vehicles allowed to park at this property is 6. Please keep in mind that this property is not able to accommodate parking for boats, boat or jet ski trailers. H & H Marina is conveniently located nearby and is able to assist with any of your storage needs during your vacation.
Activities and Special Interests
This property provides access to the following activities and special interests: