Tradewinds Resort by ResortQuest is perfectly situated between Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. A private street lined with palm trees and pastel cottages creates a magical setting filled with tropical flowers. The 34 one-bed, one-bath apartment units and our two-bed unit have recently been refurbished and restored to provide relaxed comfort and stylish island living. Private beach access is available at nearby Tortuga Inn Beach Resort and a heated bayside swimming pool are just some of the amenities you will enjoy at Tradewinds Resort. Now featuring wireless Internet access, and free long-distance calling in the US. Please note that minimum check-in age is 25. Please call 866-542-1974 at least 24 hours in advance to arrange an after hours check-in. Friendly and uncrowded, Anna Maria Island offers visitors the chance to get away from the daily hustle and bustle. Nestled between the Gulf of Mexico and Bradenton, the laid-back resort community of Anna Maria Island flies under the radar despite its famous beauty.