South Florida is blessed with some of the most beautiful locations in the world to have your beach wedding.
Not only do we have some of the best beaches in the world, but also an array of activities and attractions nearby to keep you and your loved ones busy while you get ready to take the plunge (no pun intended). These are the most popular locations for a beach wedding, please contact us if you have a location that is not on this list.
Located just north of Miami Beach, this is a great quiet location for your beach wedding. Great for small groups or elopements. No permit required.
Crandon Park, Key Biscayne
Crandon Park’s beautiful two-mile beach is consistently named among the top ten beaches in the nation.The beach is celebrated for its pristine sand, calm water, and winding promenade, making it a perfect location for your beachside wedding. Permit is required.
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park
Home of the historic lighthouse built in 1825 and reconstructed in 1846, the oldest standing structure in Miami-Dade County and a beautiful and unique backdrop for your wedding ceremony. There is no site fee required for the beach side. Private lighthouse wedding requires a permit fee. Special events form needs to be completed for either side.
Matheson Hammock Park, Coral Gables
Matheson Hammock Park has a scenic lake bordered by a large coral rock picnic pavilion and smaller pavilions with charcoal grills, picnic tables and benches. Nature trails and bike trails weave throughout the park. as well as a sandy beach and natural atoll pool with a first-class restaurant.
America’s Riviera, Miami Beach is located on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic ocean. Miles of pristine beaches, great hotels, shopping, restaurants and nightlife make Miami Beach one of the most popular destinations in the country. The trendy South Beach area with all its charm and art deco styled buildings also makes Miami Beach a great location for a destination wedding.
South Pointe Park, South Miami Beach
Beautiful sunset and sunrise at this park located at the southernmost tip of Miami Beach. Great view of the port of Miami with all those magnificent cruise ships as well. The world famous Smith and Wollensky Restaurant is on the premises and can be used for your reception. Permit required. 305-673-7224
Broward County Locations
Greater Ft. Lauderdale
Over 23 miles of golden sands and beautiful pristine beaches. The City of Ft. Lauderdale offers many outdoor locations for your wedding ceremony.
Lovely location with a great view of the pier. Plenty of metered parking available. Nice Restaurant right on the beach. Perfect for your ceremony and reception. Nice sand dunes and wide beach. Permit and fee required.
A coastal city of over 130,000 residents located in Broward County, Hollywood is nestled between Fort Lauderdale and Miami. Permit fee required.
Florida Keys – Islamorada
The Florida Keys are an archipelago of 4500 islands just south of Miami. They are a haven for fishing, boating, scuba diving, sunbathing, sailing, kayaking and eco-tours. It’s a tropical vacation without leaving the county. Very laid back and peaceful location for a Florida destination wedding.
Miami-Dade County Hotels
The South Beach Marriott
This South Beach Miami oceanfront hotel on Ocean Drive is near Miami attractions and nightlife.
The beautiful all suite Hilton Bentley Miami/South Beach offers an alternatively sensual and sophisticated beachfront hotel experience in South Beach, Miami. Located on world famous Ocean Drive and in the heart of “SoFi” (the high-end enclave for the South Beach elite), this South Beach, Florida hotel is footsteps away to some of South Beach’s finest restaurants and nightlife.
The National Hotel
Set in the heart of the Art Deco Historical District, The National Hotel restores timeless elegance to Miami Beach’s world-famous oceanfront. Treat yourself to this premier choice of South Beach hotels, where the grace and style of the 1940’s meet the latest conveniences of the modern era. Known for its chic, luxurious accommodations and classic décor, this distinctive South Beach Miami hotel beckons guests with an unparalleled setting. Great for ceremony and reception.
Beautiful hotel right on the beach, they offer a lovely gazebo to have your wedding. Great location for a ceremony and reception.
The Savoy Hotel
The only hotel on Ocean Drive located directly on the sand with private beach access, the chic Savoy Hotel is a 75-suite resort without peer on America’s sun-drenched Riviera — South Miami Beach’s Art Deco district. Great spot for the ceremony and reception.
Broward County Hotels
Pelican Grand Beach Resort
Pelican Grand Beach Resort is an oceanfront oasis in Ft. Lauderdale with accommodations and amenities that transcend the ordinary. Generous meeting space with professional planning and catering services, as well as a picturesque oceanfront wedding site with complete event planning and banquet services.
Harbor Beach Resort and Spa
Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, located on South Florida’s largest private beach, has completed a $25 million enhancement to all 650 guest rooms and suites.
Sheraton Beach Resort, Ft. Lauderdale
Another nice location in Ft. Lauderdale. Hotel offers reception facilities. Great Beach!
Hyatt Place Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port
We can get you a corporate rate on this hotel if you book with us. Situated minutes from breathtaking beaches, pristine golf courses and a large variety of shops and restaurants on the nearby Las Olas Boulevard and Hollywood Boulevard. The LandShark Stadium (Dolphins/Marlins) and the Hard Rock Café and Casino are also just a short drive away. The Hyatt Place Ft. Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port offers complimentary shuttle service to and from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport.
Hyatt House Ft. Lauderdale Airport and Cruise Port
We can get you a corporate rate on this hotel if you book with us. Their suites are situated minutes from breathtaking Fort Lauderdale beaches, pristine golf courses and a large variety of shops and restaurants on the nearby Las Olas Boulevard and Hollywood Boulevard. The SunLife Stadium (Dolphins/Marlins) and the Hard Rock Café and Casino are also just a short drive away. Guests of the Fort Lauderdale suites hotel will enjoy complimentary shuttle service to and from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport.