Summer in Anna Maria Island, Florida
Summer at The Rush Inn
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!
What we offer
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”.
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.
Sorry no pets, although we do love animals we can not allow them in our bungalows.
All three of our bungalows are smoke free. You may smoke in designated areas in our outdoor areas.
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.
Welcome to the Rush Inn
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!!!