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Bradenton, Sarasota

Sarasota and Bradenton are within a three hour drive of Orlando and enjoy easy access to the local beaches on Longboat Key, Anna Maria Island, Lido Key and Siesta Key. Most of the villas are situated in residential areas of Bradenton - 10 minutes' drive north of Sarasota - where you will find many facilities including cinemas, theatres, shops and restaurants. A visit to the famous Ringling Brothers Heritage Circus and Museum should not be missed and a stroll around Armand circle on Lido Key, with its many restaurants and shops, is the place to be in the evening. There are many white sandy beaches in this area and there is nothing more relaxing than eating at one of the bayside restaurants watching the Pelicans gracefully skimming the sea. Watersports are popular here and nearly all equipment can be hired locally. From the harbour in Sarasota, there are various cruises available around the bay, the most popular being the sunset cruises where you can dance to a live band or simply watch one of the best sunsets on the Gulf.

  • 1 hrfrom Tampa
Bradenton, Sarasota
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Food & Dining

Food and dining at Bradenton, Sarasota

Orlando has evolved into a culinary destination with restaurant options for every taste, offering traditional Burgers, Chicken, Cuban Sandwiches and of course big juicy Steaks in all sizes. For the seafood lovers, why not try, Stone Crab, Rock Shrimps, Gator bites, Conch Fritters, Oysters, Scallops, followed by a large piece of Key Lime Pie, washed down with a glass of freshly squeezed Florida Orange juice, or if you prefer something stronger, one of the many beers, wines and cocktails on offer. You can also find family-fun themed restaurants in Florida, the Orlando area really offers a surprisingly diverse array of gourmet delights, you will never get bored of dining out and you will never be hungry.

Restaurant Types

  • A La Carte
  • Fine Dining
  • Buffet
  • Family friendly
  • International

Nightlife

Nightlife at Bradenton, Sarasota

Most of our villas are situated in residential areas of Bradenton - 10 minutes' drive north of Sarasota - where you will find many facilities including cinemas, theatres, shops and restaurants. A stroll around Armand circle on Lido Key, with its many restaurants and shops, is the place to be in the evening, or why not relax in one of bayside restaurants in and around Bradenton

Shops & Facilities

Ellenton Premium Outlets

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  • International clothing
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Westfield Southgate

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  • International clothing
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The Mall at University Town Center

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  • International clothing
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Westfield Sarasota Square

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ATM's

General Services

  • Post office
  • Banks
  • Internet cafe
  • Police station
  • Petrol station
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Food Shopping

  • Baker
  • Mini market
  • Supermarket
  • Green grocer
  • Patisserie
  • Fishmonger
  • Butcher

Healthcare

  • Pharmacy
  • Optician
  • Doctor / Clinic
  • Hospital
  • Dentist

Markets

  • Food
  • Local crafts

Beauty

  • Beauty salon
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  • Masseuse
  • Manicurist / Pedicurist
  • Spa

Excursions and Places of Interest

Excursions and Places of interest at Bradenton, Sarasota

Vineyards

Rosa Fiorelli Winery

Around a 30 minute drive include, the Rosa Fiorelli Winery offers tours, tastings, and lunch to compliment.

Cruises

From the nearby harbour in Sarasota, there are various cruises available around the bay, the most popular being the sunset cruises where you can dance to a live band or simply watch one of the best sunsets on the Gulf.

Local sporting events

McKechnie Field

For sports fans, there is no better place than in America to catch a game of baseball, with McKechnie Field hosting regular games.

Natural areas of beauty

Robinson Preserve

Robinson Preserve sits in a corner of northwest Bradenton, including 487 acres of salt marsh and mangrove habitat, attracting a variety of rare wildlife, presenting a fantastic opportunity to see roseate spoonbills, wood storks, white pelicans and bald eagles. The preserve feature hiking paths, kayak and canoe waterways, bridges, picnic spots, , mangrove forests and a 53-foot-tall tower with a wide-open view of the Tampa Bay area.

Botanical gardens

Palma Sola Botanical Garden

With a big lake at its centre, this botanical garden is immaculately manicured, with a varied array of beautiful plants. There is a play park for children to enjoy, as well as gazebos to sit in the shade and picnic facilities. Ideal for those looking for somewhere to spend a relaxing morning or afternoon in pretty surroundings.

Attraction parks

TreeUmph! Adventure Course

Set in a 14-acre nature park, take to the trees at this treetop adventure park for a day of fun.

Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf

An 18-hole Adventure style miniature golf course with a live educational alligator exhibit, which both children and adults alike will enjoy.

Busch Gardens

Situated within around an hours drive of Bradenton, discover Busch Gardens, the extraordinary 335-acre adventure park, whether you want to ride one of the exhilarating rides or tour one of the beautiful animal habitats.

Other excursions

South Florida Museum, Bishop Planetarium & Parker Manatee Aquarium

A fascinating museum, planetarium and aquarium all in one place, all well worth spending a day exploring!

Other Places of interest

Anna Maria Island

This breath-taking island of Anna Maria Island is connected to the coast of Bradenton, renowned for its picturesque white sand coastline, sparkling clear sea, quaint and colourful buildings, and wonderfully relaxed pace of life. The island is just seven miles long, and comprised of three individual regions; Anna Maria town, Holmes Beach, and Bradenton Beach. All three have a fantastic selection of unique restaurants, quirky shops, and both gulf and bay front beaches. A must see whilst staying in Bradenton!

Activities

Activities at Bradenton, Sarasota

Land activities:

Tennis courts, Ten pin bowling, Go-karting, Bike hire, Cycle route, Fishing, Bird watching, Horse riding

Water activities:

Jet ski, Speed boat, Parasailing, Sail boats

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