Holmes Beach is a city and the largest of three island communities found on Anna Maria Island in Manatee County, Florida. The city is home to three miles of beautiful, white sandy beaches and a small, but very friendly, population of just under 4,000 residents. For anyone who enjoys beautiful beaches, diverse crowds, and plenty to do, Holmes Beach could make the perfect place to call home.
Holmes Beach is also home to an eclectic and fantastic selection of shopping, business and restaurants that are ready to meet every interest and taste.
Of course the pristine white beaches and beautiful blue waters are the starring feature and centerpiece of Holmes Beach. The beautiful Manatee Public Beach has well maintained facilities, a great cafe, and live music on some Friday nights. The beaches allow for a nearly countless range of activities, including fishing, boating, beach walking, paddle boarding or even just relaxing and enjoying the views. There are boats ramps and several marinas in the area for all the boating needs residents could have.
For additional sports and opportunities for outdoor recreation, the community also offers and biking. The local City Hall Complex includes several ball fields and a modern skateboard park. With so much to do, both indoors and out, residents of Holmes Beach can look forward to each day as a new opportunity for fun and excitement.