South Florida Barrier Island Enclave Dazzles for Destination Weddings

August 16, 2018

Situated on a stretch of chic, sandy, South Florida shoreline, the barrier island city of Sunny Isles Beach is Miami’s best-kept wedding secret – perfectly poised, ideally located and loaded with opportunities for destination weddings with seaside style and a sense of exclusivity. Whether an extravagant affair in a breathtaking ballroom or the oceanfront elegance of an intimate ceremony on the sand, Sunny Isles Beach can add ‘wow’ to the vow with an exceptional selection of venues and settings both indoors and out. Magnificent ballrooms for up to 200 guests, the tropical splendor of an al fresco poolside affair, or the simple sophistication of a shoreline setting make Sunny Isles Beach the perfect place for dazzling destination weddings, all within easy reach of Miami’s legendary shopping, dining and nightlife.

A full list of venues and more information on weddings can be found at, but here is a sampling of some of the stylish spaces and places to say “I Do” in Sunny Isles Beach:

  • Acqualina Resort & Spa

    Acqualina Resort & Spa is one of only five properties in Miami to receive the coveted Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Award and is arguably one of South Florida’s most discerning wedding destinations. Situated on 4.5 beachfront acres with 400 feet of stunning Atlantic coastline, Acqualina Resort & Spa’s striking blend of old-world Mediterranean elegance and world-class services makes it the venue of choice for selective brides and grooms. Whether a small gathering on the beach or a lavish affair, Acqualina provides an intimate environment with exceptional amenities in which to create an unparalleled South Florida wedding experience.

  • Trump International Beach Resort

    From expansive, oceanfront ballrooms with floor-to-ceiling windows, to a rooftop terrace or selection of spaces amid the tropical splendor of the seaside pool terrace, Trump International Beach Resort Miami offers captivating spaces indoors and out for a memorable Miami affair.

  • Turnberry Isle Miami

    The Turnberry Isle Miami is an exquisite 300-acre tropical oasis with breathtaking outdoor ceremony spaces beneath 100-year-old Banyan trees, vibrant venues, award-winning cuisine prepared by a team of skilled chefs, and on-hand event experts to bring a bride’s vision to life in true South Florida style.

  • Marenas Beach Resort

    Marenas Beach Resort offers beachfront ceremonies with sand between guests’ toes. From ceremonies on the beautiful terrace overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, to the intimate Ocean Terrace room, Marenas Resort can accommodate intimate affairs, or more extravagant celebrations.

  • Newport Beachside Resort

    Newport Beachside Resort offers two different ballrooms – the extraordinary Atlantis Ballroom with over 5,000 square feet of space and breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean through panoramic windows; and the more intimate but extravagant Tiffany Ballroom, which offers a private entrance. With more than 22,000 square feet of flexible event space and 500 feet of oceanfront property, brides can choose to walk down a sandy aisle as the sun is setting and dance the night away around a pool deck or bring the party indoors.

  • Solé on the Ocean

    The boutique Solé on the Ocean offers two modern and minimalistic spaces with views of crystal blue waters as far as the eye can see, providing the ideal blank canvas on which couples can create their dream wedding. Chiavari ghost chairs and style are the standard.

  • Doubletree Ocean Point Resort & Spa

    At the DoubleTree Ocean Point Resort & Spa, wedding venues offer the perfect balance of upscale and delicate intimacy with affordability, complete with captivating ocean views.


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