How to Get There
Bradenton Beach is a small, friendly island community that maintains its Old Florida charm, located at the southern end of Anna Maria Island. The Island lies at the southern entrance to Tampa Bay on the Gulf of Mexico, shared by sister cities of Holmes Beach and Anna Maria City.
Runaway Bay Resort is located in Bradenton Beach, Florida, between Sarasota and Tampa
From the South/ Sarasota Airport: From I-75 or US 41, take Route 684 (Cortez Road) west to Anna Maria Island. Turn right on Gulf Drive and Runaway Bay will be on your right, approximately 1/2 mile.
From the North/ Tampa Airports: From I-75 or US 41, take Route 64, (Manatee Avenue) west to Anna Maria Island. Turn left on Gulf Drive and Runaway Bay will be on your left, approximately 1 1/2 miles
From Orlando airports: Take FL-417 Toll S from Jeff Fuqua Blvd. Follow FL-417 Toll S, I-4 W and I-75 S to US-41 S/S Tamiami Trail in Manatee County. Take exit 2 from I-275 N. Follow US-41 S/S Tamiami Trail and FL-64 W/Manatee Ave W to Gulf Dr N in Bradenton Beach. Journey time 2 1/2hrs approx.