Stretching along the shores of the Manatee River just south of Tampa Bay in Florida, Bradenton is a vibrant waterfront community. If you're considering vacation rentals in Bradenton, you'll want to spend some time near the water. Here are the top beaches in the Bradenton area.

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Spanish Style Home With Private Pool
5 guests · 2 bedrooms · 1 bath
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for the perfect place to call home during your trip to Bradenton? This House offers a comfort and style with top-notch amenities, including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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5.0
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Spacious 4 Bedroom Home with Heated Saltwater Pool & Spa - Close to AMI Beaches!
8 guests · 4 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

When traveling to Bradenton, if you are looking for (business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) this is the perfect place at $250 per night.

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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Bradenton West, an IHG Hotel
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

This Hotel in Bradenton, is the right price for your (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) today!

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Shorewalk 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Near IMG And Bradenton Beach
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Discover the beauty of Bradenton with a stay at Shorewalk 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Near IMG And Bradenton Beach, a top rated Villa with amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Riverwalk Lady was built in 1920 and is in Bradenton's historic Point Pleasant.
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Riverwalk Lady On The Riverwalk, 2 Blocks Old Main St., Manatee River & Pier
8 guests · 4 bedrooms · 3 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Indulge in a peaceful retreat at Riverwalk Lady On The Riverwalk, 2 Blocks Old Main St., Manatee River & Pier, our elegant House in Bradenton. Enjoy amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Relaxing by the pool.
5.0
Outstanding(154 Reviews)
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Paradise Retreat with HEATED POOL-- Need We Say More
6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 1 bath
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Discover the beauty of Bradenton with a stay at Paradise Retreat with HEATED POOL-- Need We Say More, a top rated House with amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Dog Friendly Pool home, mins to Anna Maria Is & IMG Academy
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for the perfect place to call home during your trip to Bradenton? This House offers a comfort and style with top-notch amenities, including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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3star
Best Western Plus Bradenton Gateway Hotel
Garden · Pool · Pets allowed

This Hotel for $108 in Bradenton, is perfect for your next (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Bradenton travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect Bradenton vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Bradenton, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Bradenton?

  • Air conditioner
  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette

About Bradenton

Whether you're in town for a romantic getaway or a family vacation, you'll find plenty of sun, sand and surf.
  • Anna Maria Island: Anna Maria Island has spectacular beaches, but Bayfront Park with views of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge earns top marks from families.
  • Beer Can Island Beach: The tip of Longboat Key has 2,000 feet of sand where you can find perfect specimens of shells if you wait until low tide.
  • Coquina Beach: This lively beach lined with Australian pines is an ideal spot for families. You'll find plenty of picnic tables, a playground, restrooms, showers and lifeguards.
  • North Longboat Key Beach: Head south to Longboat Key for a secluded hideaway. There's an undeveloped stretch of beach here with limited public access.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Bradenton, FL?

Bradenton, FL is a great destination for tourists, with plenty of attractions to explore. Here are some of the must-visit tourist attractions in Bradenton:

  • Manatee Village Historical Park
  • Riverwalk Park
  • Village of the Arts
  • De Soto National Memorial

From the Manatee Village Historical Park to the De Soto National Memorial, Bradenton has a wide variety of attractions to explore. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast, art lover, or history buff, Bradenton has something for everyone.

How can I get around in Bradenton, FL?

There are various ways to get around in Bradenton, FL:

  • Car - rental car, can be easily found in the area
  • Public Transportation - Manatee County Area Transit (MCAT) offers bus routes and paratransit services
  • Taxis - multiple taxi companies available in the area

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Bradenton, FL?

Bradenton, FL has plenty of affordable accommodation options. Here are four of the best:

  • The Bradenton Hotel – Located in the heart of downtown Bradenton, this hotel has a range of rooms and suites available for budget-conscious travelers.
  • The Beach House Resort – This stunning resort offers spectacular ocean views, a range of amenities, and cozy rooms at an affordable rate.
  • The Bradenton Inn – This charming inn offers comfortable rooms with all the amenities you'll need for a comfortable stay.
  • The Bradenton Apartments – For those looking for an extended stay, these apartments offer a range of options for long-term visitors to Bradenton.

What is the culture like in Bradenton, FL?

Bradenton, FL is a vibrant city located on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Known for its sun-soaked beaches, pristine parks, and thriving cultural scene, Bradenton is an ideal place to live and visit. Here are five things to know about the culture in Bradenton, FL:

  • The city has a strong focus on the arts, with numerous museums, galleries, and performance venues.
  • People in Bradenton enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, from fishing to golfing to kayaking.
  • The city is home to a variety of annual festivals and events, such as the Bradenton Blues Festival.
  • The downtown area is filled with unique shops, restaurants, and bars.
  • Bradenton is known for its diverse population and friendly locals.

Is Bradenton, FL safe to travel to?

Bradenton, FL is generally a safe place to travel to. Here are a few points to keep in mind:

  • Be aware of your surroundings and practice basic safety precautions.
  • Be aware of local regulations and laws.
  • Be mindful of the weather and local conditions.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Bradenton, FL?

The popular shopping destinations in Bradenton, FL include:

  • DeSoto Square Mall
  • Main Street at Lakewood Ranch
  • The Shoppes at Paradise Bay

DeSoto Square Mall is the largest shopping center in the area, offering a variety of stores, restaurants, and entertainment options. Main Street at Lakewood Ranch is a charming outdoor shopping center with a variety of upscale stores and restaurants. The Shoppes at Paradise Bay is a small outdoor shopping center offering a few unique stores and restaurants.

Where is Bradenton, FL?

Bradenton, FL is a city located on the southern side of Tampa Bay, in the U.S. state of Florida. It is the county seat of Manatee County and the principal city of the Bradenton-Sarasota-Venice Metropolitan Statistical Area. Bradenton is located approximately 41 miles south of Tampa and 75 miles north of Fort Myers.

What are the top things to do in Bradenton, FL?

Bradenton, FL is a great place to visit for outdoor activities, beach days, and more. Here are some of the top things to do in Bradenton:

  • Visit the Manatee Village Historical Park
  • Explore the Robinson Preserve
  • Visit the DeSoto National Memorial
  • Take a stroll along the Riverwalk

What do I need to know before visiting Bradenton, FL?

Before you visit Bradenton, FL, there are several things that you should know:

  • The weather here can be quite hot and humid during the summer months.
  • It is a great place to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, including fishing, kayaking, and more.
  • The city is full of exciting cultural opportunities such as museums, galleries, and the historic Village of the Arts.

You should also make sure to bring appropriate clothing, sunscreen, and insect repellent when visiting Bradenton, FL.

What is the price range for rentals in Bradenton?

Vacation rentals in Bradenton have a price range between $50-$7,746. The average price for rentals in Bradenton is $239 per night.

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