Large (2600 sq ft, 242 sq. m), 5 bedroom/3.5 bath Ground Level Home (no stairs!) with Heated Pool. Two Living areas make it easy for multiple families to enjoy. Just over a block from the white sand beaches and the free Island trolley, and a short walk to Shops and Restaurants in Holmes Beach. Sleeps up to 10! Open floorplan with granite breakfast bar, flat screen TVs, wireless Internet, landscaping, and pool/decking with a Tiki Bar. The bedroom layout is perfect for multiple families traveling together. There are 2 master bedrooms - one king and one queen, each with a private full bath. The 3rd bedroom has a queen bed and a private half bath. The 2 remaining bedrooms have 2 twin beds in each room and share a hall full bath. Three of the 5 bedrooms are equipped with a TV. The living room is equipped with a new 42'' flat-screen cable TV/DVD plus queen and twin sleeper sofas. The family room, also equipped with a new 42'' flat-screen cable TV/DVD, is open to the kitchen and leads directly onto the screened lanai and fully fenced pool. There is also a large dining room off the kitchen, perfect additional dining or family game night. This is one of the few 5 bedroom homes on the island that is all on one level - no stairs for grandparents and families with small children to navigate. Rising Tide is located just over a block from the 7-mile white sand beach of Anna Maria Island and is equipped with everything you need for a great beach vacation including beach chairs, beach towels, beach umbrella, beach cart, large wheeled cooler, and outdoor shower. Anna Maria Island is a special place with a pace and feel reminiscent of Old Florida. There are no high rise condos, very few franchises, and just enough nightlife - the highlight being sunset over the Gulf of Mexico every evening. Sleeps up to 10!