It’s no secret that most visitors to Florida’s Gulf Coast are here for the sun, sea and sand. If this sounds like you, you’ll be looking for accommodation near the beach. 405 Bay Palms, Holmes Beach in sunny Anna Maria Island is just the ticket. This charming coastal villa is a stone’s throw from the sea; just two blocks to be exact. Here not only can you enjoy the immaculate beach itself, but you’ll also find an array of shops, restaurants and entertainment. This two bedroom, two bathroom home sleeps four guests comfortably and benefits from a tropical setting within verdant landscaping. Best of all, a private pool means you can cool off from the famous Florida sun in style. Pool heating is also available (charged at $25 per night).

Family holidays to 405 Bay Palms, Holmes Beach

With its open and air-filled floorplan measuring 1,334 square-foot and four spacious bedrooms (including one king size and one queen room), 405 Bay Palms, Holmes Beach suits couples, families and friend-groups seeking a comfortable and affordable base from which to explore Anna Maria Island and the wider Gulf Coast area. A well-equipped kitchen affords the freedom and convenience of self-catering, plus there’s also a dishwasher, washer & dryer, high chair, TV & DVD and wifi. Garage parking is provided for Florida fly-drivers, too.

405 Bay Palms, Holmes Beach Location

Measuring seven and a half miles, the tropical barrier island of Anna Maria on the Florida Gulf Coast is known for its powdery white sand. The beaches are widely available for public use with access points at the end of almost every block. The scenic spot takes plaudits as one of the finest beach towns in the US, and is also praised for its low-rise look thanks to the quantity of family homes and smaller resorts as opposed to high-rise apartments and hotel chains. As you’d expect from its perfectly placed shoreline position, Anna Maria Island is a great place for watersports. Guests at 405 Bay Palms, Holmes Beach can dive into snorkelling, swimming, jet skiing, kayaking, fishing, boating and para-sailing. Inland, expect picknicking, cycling, tennis, shopping, golf and more.