So, you’re ready to marry the love of your life. Congratulations!
Planning a wedding can be one of the most exciting times of your life. If you’re looking for gorgeous places to get married, Florida Keys has you covered.
Here’s a list of 10 of our favorite venues that the Keys have to offer.
As of 2021, the average cost of a wedding in Florida was $21,134, so let’s take a look at the options for your beautiful event!
So without further ado…here are 10 of the best wedding venues in Florida Keys, FL.
Key Largo Lighthouse Beach
The Key Largo Lighthouse Beach located in Key Largo is a romantic option for a beach wedding.
Walk down the wooden boardwalk to your ceremony site with the ocean as your backdrop surrounded by palm trees and white sand on Hidden Beach. Get married on Coral Beach right on the sand between two palm trees with the ocean as your backdrop. Dance the night away in the open air under the stars or covered in a tent.
This beach has all-inclusive wedding packages that are fully customizable for your dream beach wedding. They include catering, decor rentals, bar service, and more.
You can even rent the space for a 4-day, the 3-night time span for an extended wedding weekend.
Typical Cost: $1,700 and up
Capacity: 300 guests
Coconut Cove Resort and Marina
Located in Islamorada, Coconut Cove Resort and Marina is a beautiful location for a beach wedding.
It’s a waterfront 7-acre property with a fully lighted pool, two waterfalls, a tiki dance floor and tiki bar, and more. This venue has everything you need for a beach party. Get married on the white sand beach for your special day.
The resort also has herons, osprey, and more to add a natural element to your wedding day. They have a covered reception area with wood accents for a simple reception.
They have lots of available add-ons including five-star catering, custom wedding cakes, band or DJ, wedding photography, wedding arch, flowers, tiki torches, and more.
They can even make your day complete with fireworks on the beach. What could be more romantic?
Typical Cost: $500 and up
Capacity: 100 guests
Hawks Cay Resort
Hawks Cay Resort, located in Duck Key, Florida has over ten different spaces for your dream wedding to take place in.
Exchange your vows outside at the private saltwater Blue Lagoon, the rooftop Penthouse View, The Dolphin Deck overlooking the ocean, The Coral Cay Pool surrounded by banyan trees, The Palm Garden surrounded by palm trees, Sunset Beach surrounded by the ocean, or The Sunset Lawn or Oasis Cay Lawn surrounded by lush greenery.
Host your reception outside at The Landings with two terrace levels and views of the ocean or at the Oasis Cay for an open-air reception dancing in the sand under a starry sky.
Alternatively, take your reception inside to The Dolphin Ballroom or Overseas Ballroom. The Dolphin Ballroom features a stage, a large dancefloor, and more. The Overseas Ballroom is a 6,000-square-foot waterfront ballroom that has gorgeous ocean views.
This venue has everything you need for the perfect beach wedding.
They have several wedding packages to choose from based on your price point. Depending on what you’re looking for they have everything you could think of to make your wedding day stress-free.
All packages include a day-of coordinator, event staff, tables and chairs, dinnerware, linens and napkins, a dancefloor, and more.
Typical Cost: $3,000-$7,000
Capacity: 350 guests
Cheeca Lodge and Spa
The Cheeca Lodge and Spa, located in Islamorada, has multiple indoor and outdoor spaces for your destination wedding.
Say your vows on South Beach with the ocean as your backdrop, on Spa Island surrounded by white sand, or at Pierre’s Restaurant and Beach Cafe beside a palm tree with ocean scenery.
Move the party inside to The Sunrise Ballroom with an attached terrace that has ocean views or into the Islamorada Ballroom which has 10,000 square feet of open space with high ceilings, dramatic chandeliers, Bahama carpeting, and more.
The Bougainvillea Ballroom has neutral colors and a dedicated dancefloor for a simple reception.
Typical Cost: $3,000 and up
Capacity: Pierre’s – 200 guests, Sunrise Ballroom – 120 guests, Bougainvillea Ballroom – 120 guests, South Beach – 120 guests, Spa Island – 120 guests, Islamorada Ballroom – 1,500 guests
Playa Largo Resort and Spa
The Playa Largo Resort and Spa located in Key Largo has ten separate wedding spaces for your special day.
Say your vows at the Beach with the ocean as your backdrop or on the event lawn underneath a beautiful gazebo, in the Mirasol and Miramar Courtyard, or at the Ballroom Pre-Function Waterside or Courtyard.
Keep the party outside in one of these lovely spaces or move inside to the 4,700 square foot Tavernier Ballroom complete with elegant chandeliers that can be split into four different parts for weddings of all sizes.
This venue offers several amenities including flexible seating, on-site catering, technical support, wedding planners, tables and chairs, guest room blocks, AV equipment, and more.
Typical Cost: $1,000-$6,500
Capacity: Tavernier Ballroom – 500 guests, Pre-function waterside – 132 guests, Pre-function courtyard – 106 guests, Mirasol and Miramar Courtyard – 520 guests, Event Lawn – 1400 guests, Beach – 600 guests
Faro Blanco Resort and Yacht Club
Located in Marathon, Florida, is a gorgeous space for a wedding. Choose from three outdoor lawn spaces with waterfront views for your wedding ceremony.
They also have flexible indoor spaces for weddings of all sizes. Hold your reception in the outdoor event space with ocean and lighthouse views or move the party inside to a flexible indoor space with modern lighting, wood floors, and nautical art.
Their all-inclusive packages include linens, centerpieces, napkins, lighting, AV equipment, aisle decor, tables and chairs, a ceremony arch, set up, a photographer, DJ, cake cutting, wedding planner, reception tent, and more.
Typical Cost: $8.000- $10,500
Capacity: 130 guests
La Siesta Resort and Marina
Located in Islamorada, Florida, La Siesta Resort and Marina has outdoor locations for a romantic beach wedding.
Get married right on the white sand beach surrounded by palm trees. Dance the night away under a covered pavilion with the ocean sounds as your backdrop or dine under the stars on a brick patio strung with fairy lights.
This resort has several different wedding packages to fit your budget. Chairs, tables, linens, centerpieces, china, tableware, a catering specialist, champagne toast and cake cutting, room blocks, and glassware are all included in your rental.
The venue also has overnight rooms to turn your wedding into a staycation for you and your beau.
Typical Cost: $1,500 and up
Capacity: 250 guests
Bayside Inn Key Largo
Hold your ceremony on a gorgeous deck overlooking the ocean or on a stretch of land surrounded by the ocean. Hold your reception on a brick-lined terrace overlooking the ocean or right on the beach.
This space is perfect for the outdoor Key West wedding of your dreams.
They offer many wedding packages to customize to your special day. They offer room blocks, venue decor, overnight accommodations, a bamboo arch, on-site hair and makeup, two hours of professional photography, bouquet and boutonniere, champagne toast, wedding cake, discounted honeymoon suite, event coordination, and more.
They have everything you need to make your wedding day stress-free.
Typical Cost: $1,500-$3,480
Capacity: 125 guests
Amara Cay Resort
In Islamorada, Florida, Amara Cay Resort is another great beach resort for your Keys wedding.
They have several outdoor venues including the Lighthouse Tiki, Lighthouse Point and Beach, Reef Lawn, and Palm Isle Beach all complete with breathtaking ocean views.
Hold your reception right on the sandy beach and dance the night away under the glowing stars or in the Lighthouse Tiki with a built-in stage. They also have an indoor Glass bowl room great for smaller weddings.
The resort also has tent rentals available for any of the outdoor spaces.
The venue services include a minister, wedding cake, champagne, a wedding planner, wedding photographer, bouquet and boutonniere, wedding arch, and more depending upon the package.
Typical Cost: $2,200-$4,000
Capacity: 200 guests
Little Palm Island Resort
Located in Torch Key, Florida, The Little Palm Island Resort is a stunning oceanside resort.
Get married out on their pier surrounded by the ocean or at the edge of the ocean surrounded by palm trees. Hold your reception outside on the sandy beach dancing the night away under a starry sky or inside one of their indoor ballrooms with balconies overlooking the ocean.
This venue offers three separate wedding packages based on your budget that are fully customizable.
They offer a three-course menu, an open bar, valet parking, a yacht for transportation, chairs and tables, a professional wedding planner, and more.
You can even rent out the whole resort including 30 suites, three gourmet meals per day for every guest, watersports, dockage for up to five yachts, and more.
The Little Palm Island Resort is a true beach oasis for your wedding experience.
Typical Cost: $5,000 and up
Capacity: 60 guests