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.
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Your new surroundings are waiting to be explored! There’s plenty to see and do in the area.
You'll discover a different side to your destination when you venture further afield.
Discover local culture, or just try something new. You'll find events in the area and beyond.
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.
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
Rosa Fiorelli Winery
Around a 30 minute drive include, the Rosa Fiorelli Winery offers tours, tastings, and lunch to compliment.
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.
For sports fans, there is no better place than in America to catch a game of baseball, with McKechnie Field hosting regular games.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
Tennis courts, Ten pin bowling, Go-karting, Bike hire, Cycle route, Fishing, Bird watching, Horse riding
Jet ski, Speed boat, Parasailing, Sail boats
Frida Kahlo at Th...national event
A showcase of the career and life of Dali. There are more than 60 Kahlo pieces on display including 15 paintings, drawings and photographers.
Thunder by the ba...national event
Annual Sarasota Motorcycle charity festival is held every January in the downtown Sarasota area. In 2017 there is a long list of attractions that should not be missed.
Pirate invasion G...national event
Dates 21st Jan, 28th Jan, 11th Feb, 25th Feb, 4th March & 18th March 2017
A fun filled day of events, entertainment for the whole family including a pre schooler's stroll, Air invasion and socom day jump, Pirate parade, Piratechnic extravaganza and so much more.
Annual Suncoast B...national event
Enjoy a weekend of Blues music showcasing various musicians whilst enjoying local food and drinks.
38th Annual Naple...national event
An unforgettable experience for those with the flair for Art and creativity with so much to see and do you will not know where to begin!
Many stalls are displayed with various opportunities to buy a souvenir to take home.
Cortez Fishing Fe...local event
The two-day Cortez Seafood Festival attracts thousands to experience life and great seafood in a working fishing village, sampling the local catches.
Main Street Livelocal event
Downtown's most popular street party. Join in the fun with live music, dancing & plenty of food & drink.
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