We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A popular spot for fishing or just relaxing.

Follow Venice Avenue West to the beach and then head North to the end of the road. Humphris Park... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Rod K
Nokomis, Florida
Local says this is great place to vsit

Great place to come an visit if you are in Venice Area and go to the Crows nest for a meal. Nice... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
north port , florida, United States
Read all 74 reviews
All photos (94)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“south jetty”(13 reviews)
“fish”(11 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
2000 Tarpon Center Dr, South Jetty, Venice, FL 34285-1042
Improve This Listing
Reviews (74)
Filter reviews
74 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews south jetty watch the sunset fish great place to come crows nest bird watching public restrooms venice island gulf of mexico boats manatees benches jetties rocks birds waves
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 74 reviews
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Follow Venice Avenue West to the beach and then head North to the end of the road. Humphris Park overlooks the Venice Jetty and the Gulf of Mexico. There are benches, shady Australian Pines, and a nice view of the pass to the Gulf. Usually...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rod K
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Great place to come an visit if you are in Venice Area and go to the Crows nest for a meal. Nice sunset area.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank seancQ5943NN
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick look and ended up staying for almost two hours. We saw lots of birds, fish and dolphins. Public restrooms are available and we grabbed some ice cream at the snack shack. Ice cream was really good and the staff...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Luke C
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite places, love the Jetties, bird watching, looking for dolphin, admiring the boats, watching Folks fishing, the beautiful water and beach. And let's not forget those spectacular sunsets. In season parking can be a problem, but there are a lot of folks...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Walked out to the park and watched the sunset (along with a hundred others). Beautiful views and nice bouldering by the water. Sit on a rock and watch. BTW the Crow's Nest golf cart takes you back and forth from the waterfront to the restaurant....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Steven S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Watch the sunset from your car or walk out on the Jetty and see what the fishers are catching. Near the Crow's Nest Restaurant. Boats run in and out of the intracoastal to the Gulf. I clicked 5 stars but can't give more than 1...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank fefranklin2
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Humphris Park is the area around the South Jetty on Venice Island. I would like to warn everyone to stay away but that would only be selfish of me. We visit at least once a week for a walk down the jetty, sitting on the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank ImGame
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Really enjoy this beach and the jetties going out to a point. My wife sat on some large stones and watched the waves roll in and the spray rise from the rocks. Just a beautiful restful place to spend some time.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Winriver
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We went to see the sunset and got so much more . There was many, many dolphin's and the birds Nature was just so beautiful. It is a must see . Breathe Taking.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Michele H
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I only wish I brought my fishing rod with me. We were taken to the park when visiting some friends and ended up spending several hours relaxing and watching the fishermen and boats going in and out. The parking is free and there is a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Robert C
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 nearby hotels
A Beach Retreat on Casey Key
354 reviews
1.51 km away
Inn at the Beach
1,539 reviews
1.58 km away
Suntan Terrace
228 reviews
1.59 km away
Palm Garden Beach and Tennis Estate
1 review
1.61 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 260 nearby restaurants
Pop's Sunset Grill
1,682 reviews
1.19 km away
Pelican Alley
429 reviews
1.35 km away
North Jetty Tap & Grill
57 reviews
.21 km away
Crow's Nest Restaurant & Marina
2,048 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 115 nearby attractions
North Jetty Beach
270 reviews
.21 km away
Venice Beach
1,109 reviews
1.50 km away
Cool Breeze Boat & Jet Ski Rentals
188 reviews
1.28 km away
Playin Hookey Fishing Charters
6 reviews
1.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Humphris Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines