4 Affordable Florida Destination Weddings Locations
Florida is a top destination for destination weddings. In fact, it is the top state in the U.S. for destinations, according to VisitFlorida.com.
So what makes Florida such a desirable location? In one word: variety.
The state not only boasts some of the most beautiful beaches. It also has a multitude of historic locations, theme park resorts, and trendy venues for couples.
Here are some of the top locations for destination weddings in Florida:
Plant City’s historic charm makes it an ideal location for those who desire a rustic chic wedding theme. It’s only 12 miles to Tampa-International making it affordable and easy to get to destination for out of town guests. The Prairie Glenn Barn at Gable Oaks Ranch is a top venue offering an all-inclusive package that looks just like a Pinterest board. Want an outdoor ceremony and reception? The Wedding Retreat can set up a beautiful evening among the trees. Stay at the Hampton Inn Plant City which is nearby the top venue locations.
If a fairytale wedding is what you have in mind, then Orlando is your destination. Disney World provides a one-stop shop for weddings. The theme park/resort provides decor, floral arrangements, food, entertainment and transportation to couples and their guests. Disney provides various packages for brides and grooms to choose from. There are various venues in Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom and more to say “I Do.” Disney doesn’t require wedding parties to stay at their resorts. There are many affordable options for guests including the Hampton Inn & Suites Orlando International Drive N.
Serene sunsets, crashing waves, and white sand beaches. Those are the tenets of a wedding in Naples and San Marco Island. Thousands of couples looking for a beachfront wedding with laid back vibes and simple luxury chose this area for their weddings each year. Coined “Paradise Coast,” the area boasts several picturesque locations for a wedding, including upscale historic downtown Naples and South Marco Beach. Need lodging ideas? Check out the Best Western Naples Inns & Suites for great rates for you and your guests.
If you are an engaged couple that are both history buffs and lovers of small-batch craft beer and liquor, then Jacksonville is the perfect place for your wedding. Florida’s largest city offers wedding venues on the beach, downtown in the urban core, and picturesque outdoor settings. Have a craft beer-loving groom? Say “I Do,” at River City Brewing Company. If you want to jump the broom with your toes in the sand, you’re in luck. The Serenata Beach Club on Jacksonville Beach, FL provides a wide variety of wedding options. Check out great rates for your guests at the nearby Hampton Inn & Suites Jacksonville Ponte Vedra Beach.