Sunshine, Seashells, and "I Do's": 8 Dream Wedding Venues Along Florida's Emerald Coast

The Emerald Coast shimmers with turquoise waters, sugar-white sand, and endless sunshine, making it a dream destination for saying "I do." This stretch of paradise in South Walton County runs along the 30A from the charming seaside town of Destin to Florida’s famous Panama City Beach and offers a captivating selection of wedding venues to suit every style. Explore our top picks and find the perfect place to celebrate amidst the breathtaking beauty of Florida's paradise.


Rosemary Beach Weddings

Rosemary Beach, FL

Venue Superpowers:

Beach Ceremonies

Late Night Celebrations

Overnight Accommodations

Fab Features: a picturesque spot nestled along the sun-kissed shores of the Florida Panhandle • take your pick between the assortment of ceremony locations each offering unique elegance • celebrate your receptions amongst the locations whimsical charm and enjoy the warm ocean breeze all night long

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Pearl Hotel

Rosemary Beach, FL

Venue Superpowers:

All-Inclusive

Charming Setting

Luxurious Accommodations

Fab Features: a luxurious hotel nestled on the shores of the Gulf Coast • capture beautiful moments throughout the picturesque surroundings including cobblestone streets and stunning beaches • make your celebration a weekend long affair and enjoy the upscale accommodations

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

Miramar Beach, FL

Venue Superpowers:

All-Inclusive

Luxurious Details

Panoramic Views

Fab Features: a luxurious yacht wedding experience • hold your breathtaking ceremony atop the Sky Deck with 360-degree waterfront views • celebrate with your guests with sun setting over the Emerald Coast as your backdrop

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Pier Suite Events

Pensacola Beach, FL

Venue Superpowers:

Blank-Slate Space

Panoramic Ocean Views

Rooftop Ceremonies

Fab Features: a beautiful blank-slate beachside venue • exchange vows on the picturesque rooftop surrounded by endless ocean views • capture unforgettable moments throughout the picturesque location

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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WaterVue at Brooks Street

Fort Walton Beach, FL

Venue Superpowers:

Santa Rosa Sound Views

Romantic Details

All-Inclusive

Fab Features: a romantic waterfront wedding venue in Fort Walton Beach • exchange vows on the gorgeous wrap-a-round deck with panoramic views of the Santa Rosa Sound as your backdrop • celebrate your reception in the intimate indoor space featuring an abundance of windows looking out over the water

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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WaterColor Inn & Resort

Santa Rosa Beach, FL

Venue Superpowers:

Panoramic Views

All-Inclusive

Overnight Accommodations

Fab Features: a picturesque venue with rustic charm and coastal views • hold your romantic outdoor ceremony on the lush lawn surrounded by towering trees • dance the night away in the spacious lake house beneath glittering string lights and sparkling chandeliers

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Henderson, A Salamander Beach and Spa Resort

Destin, FL

Venue Superpowers:

Private White Sand Beach

All-Inclusive

On-Site Accommodations

Fab Features: exchange vows on a private white-sand beach • continue the party outdoors on the Beachside Greens, Rooftop Terrace, or Grand Lawn • elegant receptions in the opulent Ballroom or the light-filled Primrose Restaurant

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Palafox Wharf Waterfront

Pensacola, FL

Venue Superpowers:

Affordable Packages

Historic Details

Breathtaking Views

Fab Features: a historic and sophisticated venue situated in downtown Pensacola • hold your romantic outdoor ceremony surrounded by scenic marina views • dance the night away at this waterfront location and enjoy fireworks as a finale to your celebration

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