Beach Wedding Paradise! 5 Oceanfront Wedding Venues in (or around!) Golden Beach

Planning a South Florida wedding? The upscale, picturesque barrier island community of Golden Beach, and its vibrant neighbor, Hollywood, are definitely worth considering. The two cities are easily accessible from Miami and Fort Lauderdale, situated between two major airports, and minutes away from the area's most popular attractions. And both offer venues with stellar ocean views and enough fun to entertain your guests for a weekend (and then some!). Here’s a list of places that make the most of their prime oceanfront locations.

Golden Beach

Acqualina Resort and Spa

Location: 17875 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach FL

Style: Luxury resort

Fab Feature: This grand property occupies over 4 acres of stunning private beach.

Event Space Highlights:  Enjoy the sand, the ocean and a lawn in one amazing location. No need for compromise when you can get it all, including swaying palms and killer views—plus a choice of four European-styled banquet rooms.

Notable Amenities: Indulge in some serious pampering at the spa, take in a round of golf, or take off on a fishing excursion.

Accommodations: 98 guest rooms and family-friendly, multi-room suites

Catering: Provided in-house

Ocean View Ceremony at Acqualina Resort and Spa

Marenas Beach and Resort Spa Miami

Location: 18683 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach FL

Style: Relaxed and refined

Fab Feature: You can have your ceremony directly on the beach, with the blue Atlantic as your backdrop.

Event Space Highlights: Whether you say “I do” at water’s edge or on the Outdoor Terrace, you’ll be treated to unparalleled views that stretch to the horizon. The Terrace can also be tented in the event of rain, so that you can still celebrate while looking out at the sand and sea.

Wedding Package Perks: Your package includes attentive, full-service planning to make things easy and stress-free…they’ll even help you get the permit for your beach ceremony!

Accommodations: 190 guest rooms and suites

Catering: Provided in-house

Beach Wedding Ceremony with Draped Arch at Marenas Beach and Resort Spa Miami

Trump International Beach Resort

Location: 18001 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach FL

Style: Casual-chic

Fab Feature: Got little ones on your guest list? The resort offers free, full-day fun through their on-site Planet Kids program!

Event Space Highlights: Exchange vows with your toes in the sand, on the beachside lawn, or amid the tropical splendor of the seaside pool terrace. Then dine and dance the night away in the Ocean or Bay View Ballrooms.

Wedding Package Perks: You’ll receive comprehensive wedding-planning services from start to finish, including showstopping event design.

Accommodations: 355 guest rooms, suites, and studios

Catering: Provided in-house

Floral Aisle Oceanview Ceremony at Trump International Beach Resort


Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach Hotel

Location: 4000 South Ocean Drive, Hollywood FL

Style: Tropical oasis

Fab Feature: The hotel is situated right at the edge of the Intercoastal Waterway—it’s hard to beat the combination of this famous inlet and the property’s palm-studded setting.

Event Space Highlights: The Outdoor Pavilion delivers all-weather comfort AND gorgeous views. This graceful tented space provides a large dance floor, chandeliers, and panoramic vistas of the hotel’s lush landscaping with the waterway in the background.

Wedding Package Perks: Kick-start your honeymoon with a complimentary guest room and plenty to explore—take a water taxi trip, check out Fort Lauderdale and Miami…or just unwind with some spa treatments.

Accommodations: 311 guest rooms

Catering: Provided in-house

Outdoor Courtyard Wedding Ceremony at Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach Hotel

Diplomat Resort and Spa

Location: 3555 South Ocean Drive, Hollywood FL

Style: Contemporary

Fab Feature: Because Diplomat is a full-service beach resort, you’ll find pools, cabana rentals, six on-site restaurants, bars, a fitness center, a spa, and outstanding access to the sand and shore. You and your guests will have no need to leave once you’re here!

Event Space Highlights: Five ballrooms, all with floor-to-ceiling windows and attached outdoor terraces, offer spectacular ocean views and classically stylish décor.

Notable Services: For an extra-special rehearsal dinner treat, set sail from the hotel’s private marina for a tour aboard a Charter One luxury yacht.

Accommodations: 998 guest rooms and suites

Catering: Provided in-house

Patio Wedding Ceremony with Ocean Views at Diplomat Resort and Spa

We don't stop here ... Check out all of our Miami/Ft Lauderdale venues and locations all over Florida too!

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