Madeira Beach

Madeira Beach, Florida is located on Florida's beautiful Gulf Coast and is blessed with miles of gorgeous white sand beaches that boast that "Old Florida" feel yet Madeira Beach is part of the Tampa Bay region, one of the nations fastest growing metro areas. Mad Beach offers you and your family a quiet "laid back" atmosphere while being just a short drive from Florida's major theme parks.

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Madeira Beach, Florida was first settled by the Timucan Indians around 300 A.D. The Timucan established small communities and traded with other Indian Nations until the arrival of Spaniard Panfilio de Narvaez in 1528.

The area slowly became populated by Europeans and their descendants who primarily lived in beach shacks and eeked out a living by fishing and harvesting turtles.

The "Great Gale" of 1848 created John's Pass on the Island's south end which is now home to the world famous John's Pass Village.

Hubbard's Marina was established in 1935 and John's Pass Village was established in the 1980's. In 1971 a new bridge was built over John's Pass connecting Treasure Island to Madeira Beach. Today that bridge is in the process of being replaced.

Today Madeira Beach is a combination of old Florida charm and up to date hotels and condo hotels.

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City of Madeira Beach Florida

300 Municipal Drive

Madeira Beach, FL 33708   

Phone 727-391-9951   

FAX 727-399-1131



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