Silver Surf Resort
A Gulf Beach Resort on Bradenton Beach

You're going To Love It Here!

Why Stay With Us

Here are some of the reasons why our guests love us.

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Spa & Wellness

Relax and rejuvenate while staying with us at Bridgewalk or Silver Surf. Make your reservation in advance for a facial or massage right on Bridgewalk's property at SeaRenity.
SeaRenity offers many services including tiki massages at Silver Surf as well as couples massages and facials. Visit www.sea-renityspa.com for more information and online booking.

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Water Sports

Get your blood pumping on a wave runner or parasailing, for a more relaxing view of the water, rent a kayak, paddleboard and catamaran or seek out the wildlife underwater at a local shipwreck.
On Anna Maria Island, you can be as busy as you want to be. On our famously laid-back little island, you’ll find water sports facilities, several dive equipment rental stores, stand-up paddle boarding, canoeing and boat trips.

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Family Fun

Vacations are a time to create memories that last a lifetime. One of the best ways to do that is by doing things together. On Anna Maria Island you can have a luxury vacation, have all of the amenities to fit your entire family's needs and finally sit back and relax knowing that everyone is having a great time.
By the time most of our guests are packing up to go home, they have already made their plans to come back and enjoy "Island Time" with us again. We believe you will too; which is why we answer our phones with "you are going to love it here!"

Fishing & Boating Tours

Oh how the locals like to fish or tell you a story, maybe even both. Whether you want to deep-sea fish, fish the flats or view the wildlife, our boating friends can help. Book one fishing trips or cruise the local waters with an experienced captain on your private boat tours.
You can charter a fishing boat or fish off one of the two piers on Anna Maria Island and even cook it up yourself. Within a short distance, you can visit Mote Marine Laboratory where you can touch a sting-ray and meet some Manatees and Sea Turtles.

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Shopping

Get your blood pumping on a wave runner or parasailing, for a more relaxing view of the water, rent a kayak, paddleboard and catamaran or seek out the wildlife underwater at a local shipwreck.
On Anna Maria Island, you can be as busy as you want to be. On our famously laid-back little island, you’ll find water sports facilities, several dive equipment rental stores, stand-up paddle boarding, canoeing and boat trips.

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Beaches & Parks

Anna Maria Island has the most beautiful white sand beaches anywhere in the world. A very calm sea of sand and golden sand on Anna Maria Island a great place to spend the day and enjoy the warmth of Florida. Even though as a guest of Silver Surf, you will have access to its private beach and beach access at Bridgewalk, there are many other beaches and parks that you may want to explore.
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Day Trips

Now that we've given you all the tips on Anna Maria Island near Tampa, Florida, here are some more tips that will make your trip even better. You are very close to amusement parks, outlets, and museums, so being well located and close to major sights makes all the difference.
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Our Resorts

Silver Resorts offers two locations on Anna Maria Island. Bridgewalk, a Landmark Resort, and Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort.

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Bridgewalk Resort

Bridgewalk is located on the quaint, centrally located, Historic Bridge Street and it offers spacious accommodations, most with Jacuzzi tubs and large screened verandas.

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Silver Surf Resort

Silver Surf is an affordable Anna Maria Island resort with a private beach and a friendly, social atmosphere.

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What You'll See When Visiting Us On Anna Maria Island

With views of Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, this little island is replete with magnificent scenery. Anna Maria Island is a low-rise, laid back, a slow-paced environment that offers a tropical destination within the United States.

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What People Say

Explore Silver Surf Gulf Beach Resort from the perspective of our guests and show some love for your favorite moment.

How To Get Here

Conveniently located on Beautiful Anna Maria Island.

Directions To Silver Surf

  • From Sarasota - Bradenton International Airport
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    1. 6000 Airport Cir, Sarasota, FL 34243
    2. Head northwest on U.S. 41 N/N Tamiami Trail toward Braden Ave Continue to follow U.S. 41 N (5.1 mi)
    3. Turn Left onto 44th Ave W/ Cortez Rd W Continue to follow Cortez Rd W. (7.7 mi)
    4. Turn right onto Gulf Dr D Destination will be on the right (0.3 mi)
  • From Tampa International Airport
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    1. 4100 George J Bean Outbound Pkwy, Tampa, FL 33607
    2. Follow the signs to get on I-275 S (3.7 mi)
    3. Follow I-275 S to exit 5 to merge onto US-19 toward Palmetto/Bradenton (32.9 mi)
    4. Merge onto US-19 S (3.0 mi)
    5. Slight left onto U.S. 41 S/ S Tamiami Trail (4.0 mi)
    6. Slight right onto S Tamiami Trail (2.5 mi)
    7. Continue onto 44th Ave W/ Cortez Rd W Continue to follow Cortez Rd W (7.7 mi)
    8. Turn right onto Gulf Dr N Destination will be on the right (0.3 mi)

Directions To Bridge Walk

  • From Sarasota - Bradenton International Airport
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    1. 6000 Airport Cir, Sarasota, FL 34243
    2. Head northwest on U.S. 41 N/N Tamiami Trail toward Braden Ave Continue to follow U.S. 41 N (5.1 mi)
    3. Turn left onto 44th Ave W/Cortez Rd W Continue to follow Cortez Rd W (7.7 mi)
    4. Turn left onto Highland Ave (0.1 mi)
    5. Take the 2nd left onto 2nd St N (249 ft)
    6. Take the 1st right onto Church Ave N (463 ft)
    7. At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto Bridge St Destination will be on the right (453 ft)
  • From Tampa International Airport
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    1. 4100 George J Bean Outbound Pkwy, Tampa, FL 33607
    2. Get on I-275 S (3.7 mi)
    3. Follow I-275 S to US-19 S in Manatee. Take exit 5 from I-275 S (33.4 mi)
    4. Merge onto US-19 S (3.0 mi)
    5. Slight left onto U.S. 41 S/S Tamiami Trail (4.0 mi)
    6. Slight right onto S Tamiami Trail (2.4 mi)
    7. Continue onto 44th Ave W/Cortez Rd W Continue to follow Cortez Rd W (7.7 mi)
    8. Turn left onto Highland Ave (0.1 mi)
    9. Take the 2nd left onto 2nd St N (249 ft)
    10. Take the 1st right onto Church Ave N (463 ft)
    11. At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto Bridge St Destination will be on the right (453 ft)

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