Happy Holidays From the Rush Inn

By / 19th December, 2017 / Bradenton Beach, The Rush Inn

Happy Holidays from the Rush Inn

Happy Holidays from The Rush Inn! We are one of the newest vacation spots on Anna Maria Island, but we have already established ourselves as an exciting destination; as all the glowing reviews demonstrate, our customers give us thumbs up!

The holidays will soon be upon us and we are looking forward to making our guests feel right at home – minus the snow and cold.  The Rush Inn has beautiful and comfortable bungalows available for November, December and January, but we are filling up fast, so please book as soon as possible.  Come on down and spend the holidays with us, or unwind in the New Year in one of our cozy, beachy bungalows in sunny Bradenton Beach, Florida. Nothing says “Happy Holidays” like a warm gulf breeze and your toes dipped in the sand.

Summer in Anna Maria Island, Florida

Summer at The Rush Inn

beach Beach Dunes

Summer is one of the best times to visit Anna Maria Island, Florida. The snowbirds have flown back home so there is less traffic, and less wait in the restaurants.

The water temperatures are in the 80s, perfect for watersports, swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, sailing, fishing, or whatever other activities you are interested in.

at the Rush Inn on Bradenton Beach is perfect for weddings and family get-togethers, or just long walks on the nearby beach and warm gulf breezes. Sunrises and sunsets from our balconies are spectacular.

Our rates are lower in the summer and we still have some availability. Hurry up and book before we fill up so you can enjoy a summer in paradise!

Whether you want to stay a few days, a week, or a month, be our guest!

Book now!


What we offer

By / 18th June, 2017 / About us, FAQ's, The Rush Inn


Do you have questions about The Rush Inn ahead of your stay? Here’s everything you need to know, and then some. Of course, if you need any further information, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

For the beach:

We are a 2 minute* walk to the beach. We provide beach chairs, beach towels, umbrellas, rafts and coolers to make the beach even more enjoyable.
*Official beach walk time is 00:01:53 as measured by our web guy – a non athletic individual with a lumbering gait and “hampered by unfavorable winds”.

Outdoor areas:

The Rush Inn consists of three beautiful bungalows connected by a series of decks and balconies. The view of the bay is fantastic! On our balconies we have several eating areas, with strategically placed tables and chairs. We also have a private pier stretching out into the bay with additional seating right above the water.


We have a private pier some poles and tackle available to our guests.


Yes, guests can bring a boat or jetskis and dock at our pier. There is a boat ramp nearby. Small trailer parking is available. Please let us know if you’ll be bringing a boat.

Kitchens and cooking:

Our kitchens are fully equipped with pots & pans, utensils, and other cooking needs. We also have charcoal BBQ grills available.


We provide shampoo,conditioner and soap. Our bungalows are equipped with blow dryers, irons and ironing boards as well as an onsite laundry facility.

Pet Policy:

Sorry no pets, although we do love animals we can not allow them in our bungalows.

Smoking Policy:

All three of our bungalows are smoke free. You may smoke in designated areas in our outdoor areas.

Cancellation Policy:

The Rush Inn is a small, family-run inn. We realize that plans change and we try to work with you when they do. Our cancellation policy is as follows: If you cancel 30 days or more before the day of your arrival you get a full refund. If you have to cancel less than 30 days before your scheduled arrival, we will issue you a credit to use with us, which will be valid for one year.

The Rush Inn, in their words!

By / 27th November, 2015 / Bradenton Beach, Reviews, The Rush Inn

Charming Bungalows bedroom

The Rush Inn, in their words!

We specialize in Island Charm – our three beautiful bungalows have received overwhelming praise for their cleanliness, comfort, location, and style! Here’s a sample of what our guests had to say about us.

“…the room was delightful with a fantastic view of the bay.” – David R.

“The location was in the middle of all action and within walking distance to great restaurants.” – Andrew S.

“Cozy Bungalows was a truly great experience. Perfect location, excellent amenities, 2 block walk to the beach.” – Michael H.

“The Rush Inn was perfectly quaint and romantic for our honeymoon. We were within walking distance to the beach and the local restaurants. Very relaxing! Definitely will be coming back to The Rush Inn!” – Rene A.

“Upon arrival everyone at the Rush Inn was very accommodating. The place was great and had everything that we could have needed. We forgot beach towels on our trip and they even provided those for us. The views from this bungalow are unbelievable. We would definitely recommend this facility to everyone and we hope to visit again soon!” – Taylor B.

“This place was absolutely amazing! I could go on and on about how great it was. I can’t wait to show my friends and family the pictures of this perfect little bungalow!” – Jordan L.

As you can see, we take a lot of pride in our bungalows by the sea. We are family owned and maybe a little bit persnickety – we try to think of everything you might need to enjoy your vacation. The little touches matter to us and our guests are often delighted to discover that we provide beach towels, chairs, umbrellas, and fully equipped kitchens in case you actually want to cook while on vacation!

Whether you want to stay a few days, a week, or a month, be our guest!

Book now!

The Rush Inn is One Year Old!

By / 29th July, 2015 / Bradenton Beach, The Rush Inn

The Rush Inn

The Rush Inn is one year old!

That’s right, the Rush Inn has been open for one year and what a year it has been. We’ve met so many wonderful people from all over the world, and made tons of new friends! A big thanks to all our guests for making it a great year.

We are overwhelmed by all the positive feedback and will continue to provide the great service and that unique Florida-style ambiance that you’ve come to love. We believe that the details matter so we are always adding special touches and features to our lovely bungalows on the bay – for instance, new outdoor furnishings on our terraces and private pier, chairs and towels you can take to the beach, larger beds, and more decor scattered around the bungalows.

For those of you we’ve had the pleasure of serving in the past 12 months – thank you and we hope you’ll be back soon. And if you haven’t visited us yet, please come and see what all the fuss is about: three charming and comfortable bungalows in beautiful Bradenton Beach, located only a Gulf breeze away from a sandy beach; a friendly ambience, and loads of things to do and see.

Book now!

Have a Happy Fourth of July

Fireworks on the Beach
The Fourth of July weekend will soon be upon us and we are ready to help you celebrate or simply relax. There’s so much to do here – you can picnic with friends and family on our fabulous beaches, eat a fine meal while watching the sunset, enjoy your favorite beverage on our private dock where you can catch some of the local fireworks shows, or see the larger display from beach to shining beach! This year’s extravaganza starts just after dark (about 9pm) near the Sandbar restaurant, where you can drive or take the free Island Trolley. We still have some availability before, during, and after the holiday weekend.

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from our Rush Inn family to yours!

Happy New Year from our Rush Inn family to yours!

Soon the holidays will be officially over and though we will miss the warmth, love and time shared with friends and family, we’ll be happy to put all the pressures of the holiday season behind. What better way to start 2015 with a bang AND a vacation? Make a resolution to stress less and relax more on the shores of Florida’s Anna Maria Island, in our cozy bungalows by the sea. We still have beautiful rooms available for the beginning of the year and beyond.

So… rush in and relax with us!

Welcome to the Rush Inn

By / 28th June, 2014 / Bradenton Beach

Beautiful Bungalows by the bay.

Welcome to The Rush Inn – Bradenton beach’s newest vacation paradise.

We are pleased to announce we are now accepting reservations for our Premier Season!

The Rush Inn a bit different from other vacation destinations. Our rooms are richly decorated in a warm nostalgic style reminiscent of the historic fishing villages that once dotted the coasts of this area. Situated facing Sarasota Bay, the Rush Inn affords unparalleled views of the famous City of Bradenton Beach fishing pier, the Intracoastal waterway, the fishing Village of Cortez and Sarasota Bay. Located near the marinas, you can rent boats, jet skis, golf carts, even Segways. The Rush Inn has its own dock where guests can tie up, fish or just hang out in our dock cabana.

We are just a minutes walk to the beach, shopping and fine dining and the Island Trolley stop. Located 2 blocks away from Bridge Street, we are on a quiet, low traffic area on the bay. Our beautiful rooms are private and quiet so you will sleep well ensuring you have a restful vacation.

Anna Maria Island is located on the Gulf of Mexico and our fine sandy beaches and emerald green waters are rated consistently among the best in the world.

We hope to make your stay at the Rush Inn a wonderful experience. We are family owned and operated and treat each of our guests like family as well. You can check out our rooms, availability and prices. We opened sooner than expected so we are currently offering introductory low rates and even have some openings for the 4th of July weekend.

It’s always a beautiful day on the island!!!