17 Of The Best Beach Elopement Destinations In The U.S.A.

Dreaming of eloping on a beach somewhere in the United States? From the romantic misty shores of the Pacific Northwest to the pristine sandy coastline of Florida, we've found the most gorgeous oceanfront locations to say “I do". These jaw-dropping places provide the perfect backdrop for your intimate event so that you and yours truly can focus on the only thing that matters: each other.



PACIFIC



Crook Point

Brookings, Oregon

Fab Features: peaceful, secluded resort perched on a 60-foot bluff overlooking the Pacific • wed on one of three private beaches • on-site vacation homes offer splendid ocean vistas, hot tubs, private decks, and beach access

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Merriman's Kapalua

Lahaina, Maui, HI

Fab Features: stunning sunset ceremonies backed by turquoise water • cliffside celebrations on the Kapalua Bay Lawn • the farm-to-table menu is 90% locally sourced and considered the "Home of Hawaiian Cuisine"

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Hawaii Polo Club

Waialua, Hawaii

Fab Features: exclusive oceanfront polo field located on Oahu’s beautiful North Shore • say " I do" against a pristine ocean backdrop or in front of the majestic Waianae mountain range • ask them about their weekday wedding specials

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Lime Kiln Point State Park Lighthouse

Friday Harbor, Washington

Fab Features: preserved 40-acre park • exchange vows in a historic lighthouse with panoramic ocean views • explore the grounds and catch sightings of passing orca whales

Price: $

Pelican Pub & Brewery

Pacific City, Oregon

Fab Features: situated at the water's edge on a secluded beach • ceremonies with a striking backdrop of Haystack Rock or looking out over the ocean • celebrate after with dinner and dancing in the lively pub

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Avila Lighthouse Suites at Avila Beach

Avila Beach, CA

Fab Features: ceremonies on the beach or the sun deck • customizable wedding packages available • enjoy oceanfront suites and a full-service spa for pampering

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$

Vespera Resort on Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach, CA

Fab Features: upscale beach house-inspired hotel located right on the water • ceremonies on the white sand of Pisco Beach or a lovely beachfront wedding lawn • event pros can help with booking stylish guest accommodations and unique activities

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


ATLANTIC



Gulf State Park Beach Pavilion

Gulf Shores, Alabama

Fab Features: say "I do" on a gorgeous white sand beach with the Gulf of Mexico as your backdrop • intimate receptions in the Beach Pavilion or Amphitheater • wedding permits available through the Parks office

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa

Clearwater, Florida

Fab Features: located on 10 acres of the prettiest waterfront in Clearwater Beach • receptions on the beachside decks with stripped-wood pillars, market lights, and palapa-style canopies • the centrally located full-service resort offers amenities like fabulous pools, great dining, and a world-class spa

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Ocean Manor Beach Resort

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Fab Features: historic resort along the famed Ocean Mile • exchange vows on a private beach or with a bird's-eye view from the 11th-floor balcony • indulge yourself with a myriad of entertainment and on-site amenities

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Villas by the Sea Resort

Jekyll Island, GA

Fab Features: relaxing resort set on 17 oceanside acres of lush landscape • beach ceremonies against a towering driftwood backdrop • intimate elopement packages include champagne, souvenir flutes, and a 1-bedroom villa

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Beachview Club Hotel

Jekyll Island, GA

Fab Features: exchange vows on the shores of Jekyll Island or beneath gorgeous live oaks • variety of customizable packages • kick off your honeymoon in a beautifully appointed ocean view guest room or suite

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Wild Dunes Resort

Isle of Palms, South Carolina

Fab Features: luxury resort brimming with amenities • charming ceremonies overlooking the surf or on the manicured croquet lawn • stunning photos ops on the landscaped grounds covering 1600 acres of Barrier Island

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort

Hilton Head Island, SC

Fab Features: relaxed, gorgeous resort nestled on 2,000 acres (including 3 acres of private beaches!) on Hilton Head Island • exchange vows with your toes in the sand or in the unique, peak-roofed Shelter Cove Harbor Pavilion • plush and well-priced accommodations include villas and multi-bedroom rental homes

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Yankee Clipper Inn

Rockport, Massachusetts

Fab Features: 1929 Art Deco mansion perched on a rocky bluff • ceremonies beneath a traditional arbor, the oceanfront gazebo, or the raised “shelf” area of the property • full-service bed & breakfast inn with inviting accommodations

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Ocean Edge Resort

Brewster, Massachusetts

Fab Features: a luxe 429-acre seaside retreat • say "I do" on the lawn overlooking Cape Cod Bay • the grounds boast a historic mansion, elegant villas along a Nicklaus-designed golf course, pools, beaches, and biking trails

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

ViewPoint Hotel

York Beach, ME

Fab Features: romantic ceremonies beneath the picturesque Nubble Lighthouse • intimate receptions on the landscaped lawn or wraparound terrace • packages include a 10% discount off your first anniversary stay

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


Venue: Ole Hanson Beach Club

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