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24 reviews
Our front door, landscaped and fenced yard.
Our front door.
The Little Mermaid with parking at the front door
Another view of the front
The Little Mermaid logo
Side yard
Laundry and beach equipment
Lots of drawer space
King bed
Fully equipped kitchen
Cozy corner
Our decorative wall
Living area.
beach access 50 steps away.
Pathway to the white sand beach
Beautiful aqua and blue water of the Gulf!
Wide, uncrowded, sandy beach and calm cool water
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, Florida

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betztoad
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Amazing location, everything you need for a memorable beach stay.”
Reviewed 14 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Our stay at the Little Mermaid was one of the best vacations I've ever had. Just across from the beach the place was perfect for our small family. Plenty of towels, linens, pull out couch, full kitchen, grill, a shed with washer dryer, lots of extras in the shed for beach fun. 2 bathrooms and games for the rainy days of those may happen (we had two then beautiful for the rest of the stay). We will come back for sure and only had one issue the whole vacation- that being the television in the main room. Luckily the tv in the bedroom was great and we really don't watch TV so it wasn't a big deal. Highly recommended for a quaint, quiet or romantic vacation. Loved it

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steveV849...
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Lovely Cottage great location”
Reviewed 5 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Great little cottage 50 yards from beach, Outside shower, great decor comfortable, includes all the bits needed for the beach, and the owner Betty is extremely helpful, clean tidy highly recommended.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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weealb
Irvine, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“First Class Beach Living”
Reviewed 26 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Little Mermaid and AMI in general. The cottage had everything and more that we needed. Can’t think of a time where we thought of something we needed which wasn’t here. Beach equipment was much used and having the cool box and “wonder wheeler” was a bonus. Sadly, our last day at the beach was also the last for the blue beach umbrella, as it collapsed. I’m sure it had given much shade over time though. J Hope to visit again in the future. A definite 5 stars from us.

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Liked best: The location and amenities
Liked least: No negatives in my opinion
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
2 Jun 2016
We now have a new blue beach umbrella!!
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Vegevous
Escondido, California
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Fabulous, Relaxing cottage near the Gulf”
Reviewed 10 December 2015 for a stay in November 2015

The LIttle Mermaid was a FANTASTIC place to spend the Thanksgiving holiday. We walked to the beach and swam in the gulf each morning and Little Mermaid had everything we needed--including a washer and dryer. Wonderful owners were just great and this spot is highly recommended. We will definitely go back.

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Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers
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Bruce5081
Norris, Tennessee
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Great place for a couple.”
Reviewed 16 November 2015 for a stay in November 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Great location--across the street from the beach. King bed is very comfortable. Beach chairs and towels are there. Public grocery is very close. So are good places to eat. Owner is very nice to deal with. Our dachshund loved the house, pet door, and fenced in yard.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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debjim201...
Attica, Indiana
1 review
“Excellent experience”
Reviewed 10 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We can't find a single negative thing about this property or this area. House is perfect for a couple. Very clean, everything you need from kitchen supplies to linens to beach accessories! Owners are exceptional to work with, very accommodating! We will be back!

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Liked best: cleanliness of house and access to beach
Liked least: crossing the street to the beach (busy at times)
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers
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Dianna S
Highland, Michigan
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Exceeded our expections”
Reviewed 6 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We enjoyed our month stay at The Little Mermaid tremendously. This little cottage is equipped with everything you need. Both the King bed and Queen sleeper sofa are very comfortable. The sheets and towels were also very nice. Having the additional half bathroom was a real bonus. It was a such a pleasure to have our own washer and dryer too.
We love this location on the island because it's just across the street from the beach.
Betty, the owner, is delightful and always available if you need her, plus full of information about the island.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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