Barefoot Bliss: 8 Miami Wedding Locations Where You Can Say “I Do” on the Sand

With its prime oceanfront location, historic Art Deco district, trendy South Beach nightlife and multicultural flavors, Miami is a premier wedding destination as well as a top vacation hotspot. This city is truly a great choice if you want to have a beach ceremony, and here’s a list of some of the amazing places where you can not only say “I do” on the sand but also host an incredible reception.

The Palms Hotel and Spa
  • Location: 3025 Collins Avenue, Miami FL
  • Style: Laid-back tropical elegance
  • Fab Feature: Their wide beach is picture-perfect for a seaside ceremony. And although the Gazebo Lawn and Veranda Terrace may be a bit more civilized, they also offer terrific ocean views.
  • Event Space Highlights: You might want to start with cocktails in the tropical gardens and follow up with dinner in the Royal Palm Ballroom, which is outfitted with sleek mirrored columns and charming plantation shutters.
  • Wedding Package Perks: Signature welcome drink, open bar, hors d’oeuvre reception, multi-course dinner with tableside wine service, Prosecco Toast, and custom butter cream wedding cake (items vary depending on package selected).
  • Accommodations: 251 guest rooms

The Palms Hotel and Spa

The Palms Hotel and Spa



W South Beach
  • Location: 2201 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach FL
  • Style: Contemporary oceanfront luxury
  • Fab Feature: The W boasts the largest guest rooms and suites in South Beach, and each comes with its own private balcony and gorgeous ocean views.
  • Event Space Highlights: WOW VOWS can be exchanged on the beach or in a greenery-enclosed courtyard. Dining may also take place outdoors on the courtyard lawn or in the chic Great Room.
  • Notable Services: Among the many unique services this W offers are some amazing honeymoon perks, like a customized lingerie fitting, a yacht to a private island and a personal Honeymoon Concierge.
  • Accommodations: 408 guest rooms and suites

W South Beach

W South Beach



Hilton Bentley Miami/South Beach
  • Location: 101 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach FL
  • Style: Sleek, ultra-modern, beachfront
  • Fab Feature: The Penthouse Suite is the ultimate wedding-night perch, with its European furnishings, Italian marble floor and stunning ocean views.
  • Event Space Highlights: The Skyline Room has an Italian marble floor and opens onto the Terrace for an indoor-outdoor flow, while the Sunrise Room overlooks the beautiful pool deck and garden.
  • Notable Services: James Beard Award-winning Chef Douglas Rodriguez will cater your wedding. You can choose one of three exceptional set menus or have his team customize one for you. Imagine adding a slow-roasted pig or a Decadent Delights table with Italian pastries and chocolate croquettes to your reception meal!
  • Accommodations: 109 guest rooms

Hilton Bentley Miami/South Beach

Hilton Bentley Miami/South Beach



The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, Miami
  • Location: 10295 Collins Avenue, Bal Harbour-Miami FL
  • Style: Beachfront luxe with a residential feel
  • Fab Feature: Their location in the exclusive Bal Harbour Village neighborhood puts boutique shopping, exciting nightlife, outdoor activities and a thriving art scene at your fingertips. 
  • Event Space Highlights: You can have your ceremony on the beach or on a sun-kissed lawn next to the sand with the ocean just steps away. Indoor banquet rooms exude a classic elegance. 
  • Notable Service: Their Posh Pet Program, complete with a dedicated “Pawcierge,” ensures that your pet gets the VIP (Very Important Pet) treatment.
  • Accommodations: 124 guest rooms and suites

The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, Miami

The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, Miami



National Hotel Miami Beach
  • Location: 1677 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach FL
  • Style: Beachfront vintage luxury
  • Fab Feature: They have Miami’s longest infinity-edge pool.
  • Event Space Highlights: The poolside deck, framed by palms and uplit at night, works beautifully for an al fresco ceremony or reception (you can also get married on the beach!). Indoors, you’ll find original Art Deco details in the Oval Room. 
  • Notable Services: Private spa treatments can be provided in your suite or in your own poolside cabana.
  • Accommodations: 151 guest rooms

National Hotel Miami Beach

National Hotel Miami Beach



Deauville Beach Resort
  • Location: 6701 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach FL
  • Style: Breezy mix of historic glamour and modern amenities
  • Interesting Tidbit: In 1964, Ed Sullivan hosted his celebrated “Really Big Show” show here, featuring the Beatles. The Fab Four loved the hotel so much they stayed an entire week, and did a famous photo shoot swimming in the Deauville’s pool.
  • Event Space Highlights: You have your choice of three ballrooms, a variety of banquet halls, and an expansive poolside function area for outdoor events. They also offer a Beachside Wedding Package for that fabulous ceremony on the sand!
  • Wedding Package Perks: A bridal suite, customized menu selection, tea candles, and champagne toast for all guests plus a traditional wedding cake.
  • Accommodations: 484 guest rooms

Deauville Beach Resort

Deauville Beach Resort



The Bath Club
  • Location: 5937 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach FL
  • Style: Beachfront romance
  • Fab Feature: You can wed on the beach or in the palm tree-lined Courtyard.
  • Event Space Highlights: The elegant Ballroom is filled with natural light thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows, while the Courtyard hosts outdoor parties in an intimate palm-shaded setting. Two more options are the Driftwood Dining Room and the Lounge, both with charming, historical architectural features.
  • Notable Services: Their pool and beach attendants guarantee that your time at The Bath Club is as relaxing and enjoyable as possible.
  • Accommodations: Nearby hotels

The Bath Club

The Bath Club



Alexander Hotel
  • Location: 5225 Collins Ave, Miami Beach FL
  • Style: Oceanfront sophistication
  • Fab Feature: Besides beach ceremonies, they also specialize in kosher catering!
  • Event Space Highlights: For a tropical ambiance, there’s the lush poolside garden and the refreshing Garden Terrace overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. If it’s glamour you’re after, the Orchid Ballroom sparkles with crystal chandeliers.
  • Honeymoon Package Perks: A one-bedroom suite, daily breakfast buffet for two, bottle of champagne with chocolate-covered strawberries, and a poolside cabana for the duration of your stay.
  • Accommodations: 102 suites

Alexander Hotel

Alexander Hotel



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