Bradenton & Anna Maria Island

Bradenton & Anna Maria Island Holidays

Luxury Holidays to Bradenton & Anna Maria Island

Thanks to our over-45-year track record in Florida travel, Kenwood’s Bradenton & Anna Maria Island holidays are proven to guarantee quality, service and value. Turn your family, couples’ or solo getaway into a memory to treasure forever with our hand-picked recommendations for holidays to Bradenton & Anna Maria Island. Whether you’re looking to chill out on the beach, check out an inspirational art venue or cast out on a fishing trip, you can do so safe in the knowledge that at the end of the day you’ll be returning to the best hotels the area has to offer. Our accommodation in Bradenton & Anna Maria Island is second to none.

Holidays to Bradenton & Anna Maria Island are just what the doctor ordered when it comes to rest and relaxation. Known for white sandy beaches and pristine, swim-friendly waters – as well as being the cultural hub of Florida’s Gulf Coast – this twin destination provides everything you need to make your holiday to the Sunshine State one to remember.

5 Reasons to Holiday in Bradenton & Anna Maria Island

  • South Florida Museum – Meet Snooty the manatee, one of Bradenton & Anna Maria Island’s most famous residents.
  • Sports – Calling all baseball fans; Bradenton is the spring training home to the Pittsburgh Pirates
  • The Ringling Museum Complex – Three separate museums; visit them all for the price of one.
  • Lido Key Beaches – Powder-soft sands and sapphire seas. Find your spot and settle into some endless summer.
  • Pelican’s Bird Sanctuary – Around 250 feathery friends to get to know, including hawks, owls and pelicans.

Things to See and Do in Bradenton & Anna Maria Island

Bridge Street Market in Bradenton is a great place to while away an afternoon browsing the art, jewellery and food stalls. Another must-visit venue is the Village of Arts in Bradenton, founded in 1999 and home to more than 35 galleries, studios and businesses. The little streets of this fascinating community make it perfect for a day trip. Stroll around and admire the craftsmanship of the resident artists, and don’t forget to indulge in the fine food as well.

Anna Maria Island is known for its broad coastline, so pick a prime spot on the sands, unfurl your towel, and kick back for some quality beach time. Pine Avenue is your go-to spot in Anna Maria for shops, galleries and restaurants, while the quaint old wooden pier (circa 1911) is popular for romantic walks and scenic selfies.

Weather in Bradenton & Anna Maria Island

This glistening Gulf Coast region of western Florida enjoys a humid, subtropical climate with hot summers, mild winters and high humidity. What does this mean for the Bradenton & Anna Maria Island holidaymaker? Guaranteed nice weather most of the year, simple.

Facts about Bradenton & Anna Maria Island

  • Area – 14.5 square miles
  • Population – 54,000
  • County – Manatee

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Useful information

  • Local time GMT (-6)
  • Currency US Dollar
  • Language English
  • Location Coast of Manatee County, Florida
  • Flying time 8 hours & 30 minutes

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