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Venice Municipal Beach

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Address: Venice, FL
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Beautiful Beach

I took my boyfriend here for his first visit to Venice and he loved it. The beach is quiet and natural. The sunsets here are lovely and we enjoyed walking the beach to look at... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Janna64
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Wesley Chapel, Florida
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Venice Beach, Florida, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good food at a fair price. Why in the world do they only accept cash. IRS needs to pay these people a visit. Kind of like a snack bar.

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Wesley Chapel, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my boyfriend here for his first visit to Venice and he loved it. The beach is quiet and natural. The sunsets here are lovely and we enjoyed walking the beach to look at the birds and crabs and fish and dolphins. If you are really looking for shark teeth, you may want to go to Caspersens since I've... More 

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Thank Janna64
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this beach. It was clean and not overly crowded. Watching the sunset and sunrise was so beautiful.

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Thank Jamie R
Venice, Florida
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the venice beach is one of the reasons we moved to venice. at least once a week we go to the beach to watch the beautiful sunset

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Thank sd45star
Enon, Ohio
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So Venice beach is known for its sharks teeth. You are sure to find some if you spend a little time looking. The sifting shovels are great if you really want to get into it. The beach itself is not the white sand found on some beaches. It is a darker sand of Browns and blacks. So make sure you... More 

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Thank dpkittyinthecity
Panama City
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182 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice beach with plenty of parking. We enjoyed our time at this beach. The sunsets from this area are amazing.

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Thank Charles F
Forest Grove, Oregon
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, the Venice, Florida beach is absolutely wonderful, and the reason my wife and I moved across the U.S. to retire here. TripAdvisor did not call out the concession as a stand-alone entity, but if so it would merit no more than 1-2 stars; better than nothing but feels like a poorly-run government stand rather than a customer-oriented... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great beach location, free parking, and new bathrooms! Great spot to enjoy those classic sunsets. Drum circle on the last Sunday we were lucky enough to be there.

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Thank OCFan711
Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I know this isnt ranked as the best beach in America but it is by far one of my favorites and shouldnt be missed on a trip to the area. The black sand is something to see especially in the evening.

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Thank Joy J
Fort Myers, Florida
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard about finding sharks teeth here, so we made a quick stop to take a short walk along the beach. Disappointed that we didn't find any sharks teeth, but we're assuming you need to be out in deeper water to find them--nothing in the sand along the shore. The beach was very quite with only about 5 families... More 

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