Get the Most out of the Coast

Group 6 Anna Maria Island, Florida
Spring, Winter
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About the location

AMI’s clear turquoise water and white sand beaches are some of THE softest and most gorgeous in the United States. 

Guide Highlights

Take advantage and truly enjoy AMI's laid-back living

From hanging on the beach to treating yourself at the spa, plan ahead so that you can make the most of your relaxing getaway!

Find freshest seafood the Gulf has to offer

So many great locally-owned restaurants serving fresh catches, and plenty of options if you are not a seafood lover.

Guide Summary

Here you will be surrounded by colorful homes and lush greenery under bright sunny skies (for at least 242 days of the year). You’ll find a warm and welcoming community of residents and visitors alike. You’ll enjoy laid back living and charm, without any high rises, few chain businesses and no speed limits over 35 mph. And between beach bumming, dolphin swimming, wildlife and marine watching, sunset viewing, seafood snacking, boutique strolling, and more, there are so many memories to be made!

AMI is the perfect destination for so many different kinds of trips - whether you’re looking for fun with the family, an escape with your girl friends, or an adventure by yourself. And because there is never a bad time to visit, you can start planning your perfect trip now.

Featured in this guide

Local food
Healthy food
Photo spots
Foodie favorites
Laid-back or relaxation
Group 14 Hidden Gems
Group 38 Bike-friendly
Group 36 Shopping
Water sports
Group 33 Walkable
Kayaking / Canoeing
Group 13 Public transportation

Great for these trips

Family with kids
Girls / Guys Trip
Family without kids
Romantic / Honeymoon
Active / Adventure
Wellness / Rejuvenating
Weekend Getaway


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  • Guide Architect

    Maddie McElhenny

    Maddie McElhenny

    On a mission to see and experience as much of this incredible world as possible!

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