Attractions May 30, 2015
15 Breathtaking Venues In Florida For The Perfect Wedding
Florida is becoming a popular place for destination weddings, and each of these unique locations is absolutely breathtaking. Whether you want a beach wedding, garden wedding or you prefer a beautiful chapel or private estate, Florida has a location for you. Plus you can always jump over to the Keys for the perfect tropical honeymoon.
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1. Key Largo Lighthouse Beach
This beautiful private location in the Keys will keep guests talking for years to come.
2. Amore Wedding Chapel in The Lightner Building
This chapel is located in the beautiful Lightner Building, built by Henry Flagler, and if you know St. Augustine, you know anything built by Flagler is bound to be gorgeous. The beautiful Lightner Museum and Gardens will provide the perfect place for wedding photos.
3. Harmony Gardens
Harmony Gardens in DeLeon Springs provides the perfect place for a rustic country-style wedding that is very much in style these days.
4. The White Room
Another gorgeous spot in St. Augustine. They also host incredible weddings on the rooftop!
5. Honeymoon Island and Caladesi Island
These islands have some of the best beaches in Florida. Here's a list of other state parks in Florida that host
6. Cypress Grove Estate House
This charming colonial home built in 1925 sits on 80 acres in central Florida with tall cypress and oak trees (shade is important for an outdoor wedding) on pretty Lake Jessamine.
7. The Ringling Museum
The Ringling Museum and its gardens in Sarasota, FL, are the perfect place for a wedding. You can get hitched in several locations on the estate, including (if your party is tiny enough) the Belvedere Tower of the stunning castle, Ca' d'Zan.
8. The Cooper Estate
The Cooper Estate is absolutely magnificent. Whether guests choose the elegant updated barn, the adorable bride's cottage or an outdoor wedding in the grotto, you can not go wrong here.
9. Cross Creek Ranch
This ranch offers two equally charming options for a perfect outdoor ceremony: The Carriage House Stable or The French Country Inn.
10. Ancient Spanish Monastery
This ancient monastery in North Miami Beach was built in Spain in the 12th century and later dismantled in the 20th and reassembled eventually in Miami. It is one of the oldest buildings in the western hemisphere and an absolutely jaw dropping and unique place for a wedding.
11. Audubon House and Tropical Gardens
The Audubon House in Key West is a mid-19th century home turned museum with fantastic orchid-filled tropical gardens that will blow your guests away.
12. Casa Monica Hotel
Casa Monica Hotel in historic St. Augustine, built in 1888, has a unique Moroccan flair that you and your guests will love.
13. Coombs House Inn Bed and Breakfast
Coombs House Inn in Apalachicola features a Victorian mansion with 23 rooms for your guests and lovely gardens with a gazebo, making it the perfect wedding location.
14. The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
The Hemingway Home in Key West is perfect for bookworms, cat lovers, and anyone who wants a memorable location. The historic home and gardens are just gorgeous when set up for a ceremony. Plus you're already in Key West, a beautiful and fun honeymoon spot.
15. The Powel Crosley Estate
This Mediterranean Revival-style mansion in Sarasota, FL, is right on the water. It features a circular tower, carriage house, and some amazing scenery.
What do you think of these stunning locations? Please share with us where you were married and any other places you think would make great venues!