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4000 State Road 64 and Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great beach to spend the day with family or friends ! Gray sunsets in the evenings. All facilities available .

Thank James F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy parking and not too crowded, decent food and ice cream shop. Great ice cream shop and good fish tacos. Great gift shop. Chairs and umbrella were reasonable at $34 for 1 umbrella and 4 chairs for family. You pay cash for this though. The...More

1  Thank Alisha E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great beach to relax and have a great day! After a few hours on the beach , you can get changed in the changing stations and then hope on the free trolley stop and take the bus through Ana Maria. Had a...More

Thank snorkler09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure why, but they have dismantled the playground. The swings are still there but our kiddos were really disappointed to not be able to play on the playground. The beach is still beautiful, clean, and parking is free. Just wish the playground was still...More

Thank JMUDuke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I appreciated reviews people posted yesterday so I knew where to go today!! We are staying south in Siesta Key. Sadly, it is unbearable due to Red Tide. We drove the 45 minutes north to swim and play. So worth it. A little crowded, but...More

1  Thank jamcarava
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean beach. Very crowded. It was a nice area for families. The beach was a little rocky, but not too bad.

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been enjoying pancakes multiple Saturdays a month for years now. There is nothing more enjoyable than a fresh ocean breeze on a Saturday morning while eating fresh pancakes! It is just absolutely divine! For lunch, I have enjoyed the grouper sandwich on multiple...More

Thank BMarie1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beach has been very clean and there has been great waves for my teens to swim in. The current seemed a little strong for younger children but there were storms in the area so maybe the water is calmer on clear days. The waves...More

Thank Cori R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach with free parking and life guards. Restaurant and bar offer seaside quick dining and drinks. Nothing special in terms of food, but easy and nice option to have rather than packing lunch. Or, go dinnertime for exquisite sunset.

Thank Famfunnj
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I must say my wife and I had a fantastic day on Manatee Beach. The beach, facilities and friendly locals, made it a great experience, we will definitely be back. Nev Wales Uk 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

Thank Nevilleprice
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Response from Alisha E | Reviewed this property |
Google, florida beach reports daily and click on the link and then click on the beach.... We checked this beach report daily and drove north until we found a beach we could spend the day at. Right now it's saying it's... More
21 July 2018|
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Response from Tayarrit76 | Reviewed this property |
No rocks
21 July 2018|
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Response from Reuben J | Reviewed this property |
This is one of our favourite beaches, NO seaweed no animal mess, just pure powdery clean sand. the water is that clear that last year after a large weight loss, my marriage ring slipped off into the water, but fortunately... More