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Bradenton Beach

South Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL
+1 941-792-5300
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“white sand” (32 reviews)
“nice sand” (9 reviews)
South Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL
+1 941-792-5300
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful area. Beautiful beaches . Not a lot for teenagers to do after they get enough beach. Trolley service is nice.

Thank LuvSunshine18
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful beach! Soft white sand, shells for the kids, easy surf to play in or walk along. The entire family loved it!

Thank dinamo711
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beach for relaxing and the magical sunsets in the evening. There are public and private sections, but no fuss about who is where the atmosphere here is just great.

Thank butman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this beach offers a great walking area-snack shop-changing rooms-restroom facilities - outdoor showers -benches-tables-bar-b-q grills and lots of parking-there is also an area for RV parking

Thank Jocat1944
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoy going to this beach - people watch, read book, tan. Great sand and usually fairly busy. Parking can be a concern.

Thank X8554TIjohna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting stores, nice restaurants, great bars, very cosy neighborhood. I've walked around, had lunch and had fun with some clever stores. I went by bike and it was a wonderful ride :)

Thank Helke2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed on Anna Maria Island and our place was right on Bradenton Beach. It was very nice, clean, and not crowded at all (at least in October when we were there). Sand is not as nice as Siesta Key but other than that it...More

Thank Mauigirl44
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I drove almost 4 hours from Palm Beach County to come here for lunch & the beach. I grew up on Long Island, NY & thought we had the best sand. Boy, was I wrong. I felt like I was walking on talcum powder. The...More

Thank BabyKato
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We went on a relatively mild day, the temperature was around the mid 70s and partly cloudy but even still it was a great experience. The beach was very clean with beautiful white sand and covered with seashells. The water was crystal clear and wasn’t...More

1  Thank Gage L
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We took the family to the beach for the Christmas holiday. Pros- Shuttle service runs all over the place, clean beaches and great weather. Cons - Not dog friendly (understandable because lots of people don't clean up after their pets but they screw it up...More

2  Thank Brenda S
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3 February 2018|
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Response from Jeff D | Reviewed this property |
Daytona beach is the only place that allows that No, there is no driving on the beach in Bradenton, at all
Brenda G
29 December 2017|
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Response from Jeff D | Reviewed this property |
Down on the very tip of Bradenton beach down by the pier , off of the small side streets there is some parking in between the signs on the side of the road , also at Coquiba Beach on the opposite end of beach there is... More
ChangDee Y
22 August 2017|
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Response from lee73thefixitman | Reviewed this property |
Beach Bums have kayak tours. You would have a better chance seeing dolphins and manatee's. There other companies that do tours as well. But Beach Bums has the best tour. It's 2 or so hours long and the guy that takes you and... More