Password instructions will be e-mailed to you
Confirmation will be e-mailed to you
Lost Password
Register
Dismiss
Dismiss

Reset Password

The Best Free Travel Guides written by locals
Your search results

Surfing on Anna Maria Island

Published on February 24, 2016 by Terry Whyte

[av_heading tag='h1' padding='10' heading='Surfing on Anna Maria Island' color='' style='blockquote modern-quote modern-centered' custom_font='' size='' subheading_active='subheading_below' subheading_size='22' custom_class='' admin_preview_bg=''][/av_heading]

[av_textblock size='' font_color='' color='' admin_preview_bg='']

Surfing is a hugely popular activity on Anna Maria Island....and for good reason.....

One of the most popular spots for surfing in the area is White Avenue in Anna Maria City. It’s well known by the locals and is known to be the best surfing in the area. The Gulf of Mexico offers favorable surfing conditions, and on rough days White Avenue is a an absolute hive of activity.

Bradenton Beach also offers a fairly popular spot called the 3 Jetties, although Anna Maria Island doesn’t offer huge waves to ride, it is a great place to visit when there is a storm in the Gulf or for learners.

You can keep an eye on the surf conditions here

If you're here with the kids and want to really get them involved in the water and make the most of local area you have to check out one really popular event, which takes place over 8 weeks each summer, Eternal Summer Surf Camp. Bringing in over 200 sign ups from children each year is hugely popular and is free for them to attend. The surf camp was set up by surfers and operates solely on donations from people and organizations. It is situated between Park and White Avenue on the island and gets very busy so it is best to book your place whilst you're making your booking with us for your place to stay.

Check out this video from Eternal Summer Surf Camp

Just ask if we can help in any way, we've been on the Island for 11 years now and have built up quite a bank of knowledge on what's going on in and around the Island for all ages, abilities and tastes!

And for a few minutes dreaming about your next visit - enjoy this video taken from the sky and sharing the beauty of Anna Maria Island from above, surf's up!

Win A Huge $350 towards your next stay with Absolute Anna Maria Island Rentals

Enter your details below for a chance to win!

[/av_textblock]

[av_heading tag='h3' padding='10' heading='Join AnnaMariaCondoRentals.com on Things To See & Do on Anna Maria Island' color='custom-color-heading' style='blockquote modern-quote modern-centered' custom_font='#000000' size='26' subheading_active='' subheading_size='15' custom_class='' admin_preview_bg=''][/av_heading]

[av_mailchimp list='cd99db95c0' double_opt_in='aviaTBdouble_opt_in' on_send='' sent='Thank you for subscribing! We’ll send you some information on things to see and do in San Pancho, so you can have the holiday of a lifetime! Please check your spam folder and whitelist our email address. Thank you!' link='manually,http://' color='' hide_labels='aviaTBhide_labels']
[av_mailchimp_field id='0' type='text' check='is_email' options='' label='Email Address' width='element_half' disabled='']
[av_mailchimp_field id='av-button' type='button' check='' options='' label='Yes, Send Me Tips On San Pancho & Nayarit!' width='element_half']
[/av_mailchimp]

[av_hr class='default' height='50' shadow='no-shadow' position='center' custom_border='av-border-thin' custom_width='50px' custom_border_color='' custom_margin_top='30px' custom_margin_bottom='30px' icon_select='yes' custom_icon_color='' icon='ue808']

[av_button label='HOW TO INQUIRE AND RESERVE ON ANNA MARIA ISLAND' link='page,433' link_target='' size='x-large' position='center' icon_select='yes' icon='ue821' font='entypo-fontello' color='theme-color' custom_bg='#444444' custom_font='#ffffff' admin_preview_bg='']

[av_postslider link='category,178,186,189,5,173,9,21,1,23,17,19,8,7,22,16,20,4,6,10,14,18' columns='3' items='9' offset='0' contents='excerpt' preview_mode='auto' image_size='portfolio' autoplay='yes' interval='5']

Meet The Author
Hi, I am Terry, my wife Sandy (who writes our blogs) are the caring, hands on owners and managers of Anna Maria Condo Rentals. We’ve been here for years, so we know Anna Maria Island, the island’s condos, and our island’s guests. We understand you – what you need, what you want, and what you’d really like to have. With us, every stay balances the rigorous requirements of professional managers with the enthusiasm, pride and personal touches of an owner-managed rental. That means that with us, you enjoy the dual benefits of an in-the-know local combined with the professionalism and expertise of a serious company. Come on down and experience the difference for yourself. Our family fell in love with Anna Maria Island the first time we visited in 1989. Every summer since, we’ve spent our vacations on this island, and in 1995, we bought our first condo here. Having a young family at the time meant we had to rent our condo to offset ownership costs. Thankfully, by offering luxurious accommodations at an affordable price, we were able to keep the condo booked for an average of 50 weeks a year. These steady bookings allowed us to purchase our second condo in 2013, and a third in 2014. While opening up these homes has allowed us to keep returning to the island—and even better, to a house that feels like home—we also truly enjoy offering a place to guests to discover Anna Maria Island and feel at home here, too.
My Properties
no thumb
Anna Maria Island Beach Sands
United States » Florida » Manatee County » Bradenton Beach » Anna Maria Island Beach Sands
From $240 per night
no thumb
Absolute Anna Maria
United States » Florida » Manatee County » Bradenton Beach » Absolute Anna Maria
From $200 per night
Articles Nearby
10 Fun Disney Facts You Probably Don't Know!
10 Fun Disney Facts You Probably Don't Know!
10 fun Disney Facts you probably don’t know Did you know that Disney employs over 66,000 cast members spending 1.2 billion on payroll each year? The largest single-site employer in the United States, Walt Disney World has more than 3,700 job classifications.  ...
Feb 21, 2019 , 0
Hard To Find Disney Characters
Hard To Find Disney Characters
We all know that when we visit Disney we will want to meet our favourite characters, the joy of talking to them and having your photo is a stand out moment, especially for parents who have brought their children for ...
Feb 13, 2019 , 0
Valentine's Day at Disney World: 10 Dreamy Ways to Celebrate
Valentine's Day at Disney World: 10 Dreamy Ways to...
Valentine's Day at Disney World - Dreamy Ways to Celebrate With Valentine's Day fast approaching, are you searching for that wonderfully romantic way to show your special someone how much you love them? You're in the right place. We have some great suggestions for Valentine's Day ...
Feb 09, 2019 , 0
Anna Maria Island Heritage Festival and Settler's Market
Anna Maria Island Heritage Festival and Settler's ...
Snowbird and summertime travelers from all over the world visit Anna Maria Island, Florida for sunshine,  beach time, and endless family activities.  Guests who visit and stay at Dans Florida Condos (www.dansfloridacondos.com) often are surprised by the deep history and ...
Feb 18, 2019 , 0
Places to Stay
no thumb
Anna Maria Island Beach Sands
United States » Florida » Manatee County » Bradenton Beach » Anna Maria Island Beach Sands
From $240 per night
no thumb
Absolute Anna Maria
United States » Florida » Manatee County » Bradenton Beach » Absolute Anna Maria
From $200 per night
no thumb
Dans Florida Condos – 1 bedroom 1 bath
United States » Florida » Manatee County » Bradenton Beach » Dans Florida Condos – 1 bedroom 1 bath
From $128 per night
no thumb
Siesta Key, Heated pool, Gulf/Bay Siesta Key, Gated,...
United States » Florida » Sarasota County » Siesta Key » Siesta Key, Heated pool, Gulf/Bay Siesta Key, Gated, freshly renovated
From $110 per night
no thumb
Villa Happy Gator
United States » Florida » Sarasota County » Venice » Villa Happy Gator
From $135 per night