Fronting the water's edge in Southwest Bradenton,Coral Shores provides true Florida living in a relaxed tropical setting. Located less than five minutes from legendary Anna Maria Island and the pristine shoreline of Bradenton Beach, Coral Shores is the perfect location to enjoy both the excitement and serenity of waterside living. ... more.Classic Florida ranch-style homes with solid, single-story construction are the mainstay of Coral Shores. Many homes have been updated to cater to a new generation of discerning homebuyers, while others have been completely rebuilt. Many homesites offer spacious backyards with direct canal access and private boat dockage with davits. These canals easily lead out to Sarasota Bay where boaters enjoy sailing, fishing and recreation.