If you're planning a wedding, you want to make that special day one that you will never forget. From the flowers, the catering, and the party at the reception, everything has to be perfect. To tie that all together, you have to make sure to tie the knot somewhere unforgettable. On Sanibel and Captiva Islands, we have everything you need to easily plan your dream wedding combined with the landscape and beauty of the Gulf of Mexico that is out of storybook.
As you start to plan your wedding, consider how you could have everything you dream of with an amazing location on top. Not only do we want to make sure your wedding is perfect, we don't want the planning to stress you out so here are some local resources to make wedding planning an ocean breeze.
Picturesque Wedding Venues
The first order of business in planning any wedding is to secure your venue. The location itself is so gorgeous that venues in the area give you elegant and beautiful options to make sure that your venue is perfect for you. Whatever aesthetic you're going for, you have options on Sanibel and Captiva Islands and the nearby towns. Choose from something classic and traditional or pick a venue that offers a unique touch. Browse thrugh the local venues and book your vacation rental to make sure you have somewhere comfortable to stay as well.
The Dunes Golf and Tennis Club
What could be more memorable than a ceremony on the Gulf of Mexico? The Dunes Golf and Tennis Club in Sanibel gives you that option. Create memories that will last a lifetime with gorgeous backdrops for all of your photos. You can bring up to 250 guests with a reception in front of a sparkling lake at sunset.
949 Sand Castle Rd, Sanibel, FL
The Heitman House
In Fort Myers, Florida, the Heitman House is a classical mansion wedding venue with elegant vibes. Built in 1908, this historical home is full of rich love stories and spacious gardens to ensure you have room for the guests and ceremony. This venue is a great option for those looking for an elegant twist on the backyard wedding.
2577 First St, Fort Myers, FL
Grandezza Country Club
Combining service and ambience, the Grandezza Country Club provides wedding parties with a coordinator to make sure your wedding goes off without a hitch. Choose from various locations within this location for the perfect ceremony and reception. There is space for up to 250 people so bring all your friends and family to share in on your special day.
11481 Grande Oak Blvd, Estero, FL
World-Class Wedding Services
You have your venue so now it's time to make sure all of the other details are perfect. Whether you need some extra help with the wedding planning or you need to secure a local photographer who knows the area well, you have plenty of options to choose from. Here are a few of our favorites that will be sure to help make your day something to remember.
Beach Weddings Made Simple
Local wedding planners, Beach Weddings Made Simple, know the area well and know just how to get all of the details right. They also offer officiates so we can make sure your new marriage is legal! If you're in need of a little help, check them out.
BonSoiree Event Design & Management
Another amazing option for wedding planning is BonSoiree with years of experience in planning some of the areas best events. From uniquely stunning invitations to event design, BonSoiree can help with it all. No detail will be missed and every speck of your wedding will be beyond elegant.
Frank Simonetti Photography
If you're planning a destination wedding, it's best to get a photographer who knows that destination. From all of the best spots with perfect lighting, Frank Simonetti Photography is the local photographer who will be sure to capture those candid moments throughout your wedding so it looks naturally beautiful.
Artichoke and Company Catering
Sure, the ceremony and the photography is super important but everyone knows that the food at your wedding is what gets the crowd super excited. Artichoke and Company has been serving area weddings since 1996 and they can curate the perfect menu for an amazing meal at the reception.
Find the Perfect Sanibel Island Vacation Rental and Book For Your Dream Wedding Today!
When you come to town for you wedding, make sure you have comfortable accommodation for you and your whole family for the wedding weekend. Whether you're looking for a home with a private pool or a cozy condo, VIP Realty has the perfect vacation rental to suit your dream wedding weekend. Enjoy close proximity to the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico and white, sandy beaches. Book your vacation rental today and get ready for the wedding of a lifetime!