If you are planning to attend the 2017 World Rowing Championships at Sarasota’a Nathan Benderson Park, Anna Maria Island offers a multitude of accommodations just a short drive from the event. Offering a minimum of three-seven night stays, Anna Maria Island has beach front condos, villas, cottages and single family homes. Any would be perfect for a relaxing respite from the excitement of the competition.
2017 World Rowing Championships
From September 23 – October 1st, 2017 Nathan Benderson Park will be hosting the World Rowing Championship. This is a fabulous time of year to visit Anna Maria Island as the weather is perfect. Also, Fall is a quieter time of year for travel and tourism in Florida. While visiting Anna Maria Island in the off season you’ll enjoy empty beaches and a slower pace of life in an old Florida beach town setting.
Anna Maria Island is about 45 minutes south of Sarasota boasting over seven miles of powder sand Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay beaches. In addition to some of the best beaches the gulf has to offer, Anna Maria Island also has great boutique shopping, award winning restaurants. It’s also less than an hour drive to St. Petersburg, Tampa and Sarasota making it centrally located to tons of attractions.
Accommodate 2-4 Guests
The Bay View Inn is a four unit complex of 1 bedroom condominiums perfect for accommodating 2-4 guests. Each of the units were updated late in 2015 with the addition of a shared pool. The Bay View Inn is just a couple of blocks from Gulf of Mexico beaches. While you visit also enjoy great shopping and dining on historic Bridge Street.
Direct Beach Front Accommodations
The Beach House Resort offers accommodations for 4 guests on direct beach front with 1 bedroom and 1 bath in Bradenton Beach.
Luxury Condominium La Casa O’Bar sleeps 6 guests with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms. It offers gorgeous gulf views in Holmes Beach.
Accommodate large groups in Single Family Homes
Coral Escape spaciously accommodates 14 guests just a few blocks to gulf beaches. This home also offers 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms with a gorgeous heated pool and spa.
Sleeping up to 8 guests with 3 bedrooms Almost Heaven is less than two blocks from Gulf beaches.