Mike Norman Realty Blog

Blue Marlin Seafood

Blue Marlin Seafood The Freshest Seafood on Anna Maria Island! Blue Marlin Seafood is located in a quaint 1920’s cottage on Historic Bridge Street in Bradenton Beach. Offering a great variety of seafood dishes as well as chicken, steak, burgers and more. Their beer & wine bar features nautical ship-lamps providing cozy lighting for an […] Read more

Anna Maria Fishing

Captain Mike’s Fishing Charters

If you are looking for the perfect fishing excursion, look no further! Captain Mike’s Fishing Charters is the best on Anna Maria Island! With over 35 years experience locally, Captain Mike knows exactly where to find the fish! Enjoy a full or half day trip fishing on the Gulf of Mexico, Sarasota Bay, or Tampa […] Read more

happy hour anna maria island

Happy Hour Anna Maria Island

After visiting scenic beaches and partaking in outdoor sports like fishing, boating, hiking and more during an Anna Maria Island vacation, you’ll need to rejuvenate as the sun starts to set. Thankfully there are a number of enticing happy hour options to choose from nearby depending on your cuisine preferences and location. Happy hour times […] Read more

sunset Anna Maria Island

See the Anna Maria Island Sunset

Anna Maria Island sunsets are legendary and truly stunning, as there are few other places where you’ll get to see vibrant and colorful sunsets in a natural unobstructed ocean setting. Several areas on the island offer excellent views of the sun as it sets. If you plan on visiting Anna Maria Island and want to […] Read more

5 tips for saving money Anna Maria Island Vacation

5 Tips to Save on Your Next Anna Maria Island Vacation

An Anna Maria Island vacation might seem like an expensive proposition, but it’s surprisingly affordable for a wide range of budgets. Below are 5 tips that can help you significantly lower your vacation costs so that you won’t have to break the bank. Enjoy local natural attractions Many of the best things in life really […] Read more

Coastal Elite Limousine

Clean, Courteous & Reliable...their drivers are friendly, experienced, and trained to drive you to your destination safely. Read more

Anna Maria Beach

Adventure Away Mike Norman Realty Fun and Activity Guide

Check out the ultimate insiders guide to Bradenton and Gulf Islands. This guide highlights all of the area’s top attractions and events while also providing maps and reviews to help plan your next vacation. An Anna Maria Island adventure awaits you so check out all of the tips and details provide in our insiders guide. Read more

AMI Beach Fun Rentals

AMI Beach Fun Rentals

AMI Beach Fun Rentals amibeachfunrentals.com Family owned and operated, we offer free pick up and delivery of beach rentals anywhere on Anna Maria Island. 3228 East Bay Drive Holmes Beach, FL 34217 941-896-9780 Bikes – Kayaks – Paddleboards – Beach Equipment – Baby Supplies – Scooters – Golf Carts – Gem Cars – Boats – […] Read more

Anna Maria Beach Rentals & Tours

Anna Maria Island Paddleboard Rentals

AMI Paddleboard Specializing in Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) with beginner lessons, eco-adventures, race and surf lessons, and tours www.amipaddleboard.com 941-896-6422 Rentals: Paddleboards – Kayaks – Bicycles Read more

Bradenton Beach Rentals

Coastal Watersports

Coastal Watersports Family owned and operated recreational water sports and rentals www.coastalwatersports.com 1301 Gulf Drive North Bradenton Beach, FL 34217 941-778-4969 Jet ski rentals – Sailing – Kayaking – Paddle boarding Read more

Duffys Tavern - Hamburger Heaven

Duffy’s Tavern

Duffy’s Tavern is known for their “world famous burger and coldest beer in town.” Family-owned and operated for over 35 years by Pat Geyer, she and her five daughters continue to offer beachgoers an island attitude in a charming surrounding. Come and see why Duffy’s Tavern was voted one of the top 10 “hamburger heavens” […] Read more