13 of Our Favorite Florida Venues For Your Destination Wedding

For a drool-worthy destination wedding, Florida is the perfect place to spend your special day. The sunny skies and lush landscapes make for dreamy and unforgettable events. Whether you’re dreaming of saying ‘I do’ with your toes in the sand or surrounded by colorful gardens, we’ve got the ideal venue to match your vision here.


The Ben, Autograph Collection

West Palm Beach, FL

Fab Features: luxe, private rooftop terrace with prime views of the Palm Harbor Marina and Intercoastal Waterway • gallery-like, ultra-polished Studio with high ceilings and walls of windows • fabulous all-inclusive packages feature enticing cuisine, sophisticated mixology, tableside service, and more!

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Don CeSar

St. Pete Beach, FL

Fab Features: glamorous Spanish-style resort • versatile event spaces allow for casual beachside ceremonies to elegant ballroom receptions • indulge in lavish pampering at Spa Oceana

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Retreat Sarasota

Sarasota, FL

Fab Features: picture-perfect oasis on 84 acres of conservation land, with overnight lodgings for 28 • stunning al fresco celebrations beneath an open-air pavilion beside a reflecting pond, in the modern, barn-inspired Gathering Place, or in the airy, light-flooded Dining Room • all fees go towards Resilient Retreat, an innovative non-profit dedicated to empowering people through free, confidential, holistic programming

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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La Siesta Resort & Marina

Islamorada, FL

Fab Features: relaxed private retreat in the Florida Keys • say "I do" with your toes in sparkling white sand followed by island-style receptions under the stars • choose from an array of spacious suites, colorful cottages, and garden-view houses

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

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Fab Features: elegant riverfront property on hip Las Olas Boulevard which blends historic style with modern comfort • exchange vows on a waterfront patio surrounded by swaying palms and overlooking majestic yachts • party in one of their two ballrooms—both of which open onto their own decks with spectacular views of the Fort Lauderdale skyline

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Palms Hotel and Spa

Miami, Florida

Fab Features: laid-back hotel exudes tropical elegance • ceremonies on the sand, or on the Gazebo Lawn and Veranda, with terrific ocean views • Royal Palm Ballroom outfitted with sleek mirrored columns and charming shutters

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa

Aventura, Florida

Fab Features: beautiful beachfront ceremony site, with the waves at your feet and the Hollywood Boardwalk behind • delectable menus and craft cocktails served among the palms or in the ballroom • cool upgrades include a Bubbly Bar, a Liquid Dessert Bar, and even a personalized Ice Luge!

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Faro Blanco Resort and Yacht Club

Marathon, FL

Fab Features: gorgeous setting on one of the Keys' only private beaches, with a bevy of local attractions nearby • walk down an aisle of white sand with waves lapping gently in the background • dance the night away at your beachfront reception under a beautiful lighted tent

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Hemingway Home & Museum

Key West, FL

Fab Features: gorgeous Key West retreat that provides a lush backdrop for an island celebration • exchange vows amidst this historical estate that was once the home to legendary author Ernest Hemingway • enjoy the dense tropical foliage including hibiscus, jasmine, ginger, and gardenias that flourish throughout the property

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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The Colony Palm Beach

Palm Beach, FL

Fab Features: British Colonial-inspired boutique hotel exudes Palm Beach's relaxed charm • upscale packages include white-glove service, top-shelf cocktails, and mouthwatering food • perfect for wedding weekends, with Worth Avenue's high-end shops, restaurants, and entertainment around the corner

Catering: In-house
Price: $$$
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Isla Bella Beach Resort

Marathon, FL

Fab Features: luxurious resort in the Florida Keys • toes-in-the-sand ceremonies on a pristine white beach followed by receptions under swaying palms illuminated with stringed market lights • fabulous amenities like world-class dining, curated daily activities, a luxe spa, and a marina offering world-class sportfishing

Catering: In-house
Price: $$$
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Dream Bay Resort

Key Largo, FL

Fab Features: private waterfront property located in the Gulf of Mexico • exchange vows with your toes pristine white sand or opt for sunset vows surrounded by water on the unique pier • 5 chic rental units offer overnight accommodations for up to 36 guests

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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Key Largo Lighthouse Hidden Beach

Key Largo, FL

Fab Features: a tropical oasis that feels like your own private island • exchange vows on a pristine white sand secluded beach with unobstructed views of the Atlantic • make it a weekend wedding and enjoy the luxurious beach houses that sleep up to 15 people

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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