Tradewinds Guest Comments

Reviewed January 19, 2015 – Leesville, South Carolina
This was our first time to AMI. We stayed a week at the Tradewinds, north cottages. Perfect location close to beach and restaurants. Everyone was friendly and helpful. Room was neat and clean and well stocked. We would definitely return again.
Reviewed January 12, 2015
We stayed for a week in the south cottages and will definitely stay here again. Everyone at the resort is very friendly and extremely helpful. The cottage was very clean and had everything we needed. The location is great!

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Reviewed January19, 2015  – Sarasota, Florida

We were fortunate that even though we live so close (Sarasota) our grandson chose this place for his “destination” wedding. We live here 39 years and have never made the opportunity to even stop at this resort, what a mistake. It is a complex of 4 or 5 different types. Since there were people coming from all over the country they had the opportunity to choose a style and price that they like and could afford. It is just too extensive for me to write about and all you have to do is call or write them or the Chamber of Commerce etc. but you would not be sorry. There is so much to do on the island and surrounding area that if I wrote about it you would think that I was an employee or a member of the chamber. Continue reading

Tortuga Condo for Sale

Tortuga Beach Resort New Listing
Exciting opportunity for your vacation getaway with established resort management for generous rental income. This Palm Court North turnkey furnished 2 bedroom 1 bath condominium has convenient first floor access with a private courtyard for al fresco dining surrounded by tropical landscaping. Living area opens into kitchen with breakfast bar for casual meals. The hall bath with tub/shower is situated between each bedroom. Upgrades include new living room sofa, chairs, 3 flat screen tvs, terra cotta tile flooring & crown molding throughout. Tortuga Inn is an Award-Winning Beach-to-Bay resort on unspoiled Anna Maria Island. This Trip Advisor#1 Beach Vacation Destination is located directly on Sarasota Bay with two heated swimming pools. Tortuga’s pristine & private white-sand beach is located directly across a small, two-lane street, on the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Flexible nightly, weekly & long-term rental policy is maximized with professional on-site management. Repeat & Referral guests provide proven positive cash flow — above all operating costs.

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Tradewinds Condo for Sale


Tradewinds Beach Resort is located on quaint Anna Maria Island in the Gulf of Mexico off Southwest Florida’s fabled Sun Coast. This charming resort has pastel cottages covered with tangles of jasmine and bougainvillea. The romantic cottages line both sides of a private street that ends at a large heated pool set among palm trees, and a fishing pier that juts into Sarasota Bay. A private white-sand beach is located just across the street, beside that glorious turquoise water you’re coming for & sunset views that promise to break your heart with their beauty. Also, numerous charcoal BBQ grills are set beside arbors shaded with flowering vines, with picnic tables beneath for al fresco dining. Tradewinds Beach Resort is pet friendly! Relax on your front porch overlooking the pool with view of the bay waters and beyond. This turnkey furnished cottage is stylishly decorated with tropical furnishings and soft colors. It has a full kitchen, bedroom & bath with tub/shower, a queen sleeper sofa in the living room & a private front porch. Flexible nightly,weekly & long term rental policy is maximized with professional-site management. Repeat & referral guests provide proven positive cash flow above all operating costs.

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Anna Maria Island Market Report December 14

Anna Maria Island FloridaAnna Maria Island Market Report 12/31/14

Anna Maria Island twelve-month sales ending 12/31/14 are down 29 sales over the previous twelve month period – at a record pace of 395 over 424 properties sold. The inventory is at the lowest level in the past decade.  High demand & low supply continue to push up prices of single-family homes & condos.