Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Bradenton Beach

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Bradenton Beach. Renowned for its beaches, island views and seaside, this city welcomes all visitors. Fort De Soto Park and John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Bradenton Beach

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Bradenton Beach has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mote Marine Aquarium (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Fish Hole Adventure Golf (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Manatee Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Heather Hills Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • River Run Golf Links (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • People at Play (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Bradenton Beach

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Bradenton Beach

Bradenton Beach is famous for its island views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bradenton Beach. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort De Soto Park (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Siesta Key Public Beach (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Cortez Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Brandenton Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Bradenton Beach

Fly into Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into St. Petersburg, FL (SPG-Albert Whitted), which is 20.9 mi (33.6 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bradenton Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bradenton Beach:

  • Pinecraft: 24 holiday homes
  • Bayview: 126 holiday homes
  • Isla del Sol: 284 holiday homes
  • Broadwater: 74 holiday homes
  • Sunset Beach: 1,104 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bradenton Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bradenton Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fish Hole Adventure Golf: 8,147 holiday rentals
  • Bradenton Beach Marina: 8,271 holiday rentals
  • Coquina Baywalk: 7,891 holiday rentals
  • Historic Bridge Street Pier: 8,167 holiday rentals
  • Fun N Sun Parasail: 8,144 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bradenton Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bradenton Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,607 Houses in Bradenton Beach. Our other popular types of Bradenton Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,502 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 199 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 199 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bradenton Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,944 holiday homes with pool available in Bradenton Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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