5 of the Best Destin Florida Wedding Venues for Your Big Day
It’s no secret that Destin is one of the most romantic destinations, which means it’s the perfect city to celebrate your big day! Whether you want a beach wedding with all your family and friends or a more intimate ceremony, we can help you find the venue of your dreams. To help you get started planning, we’ve put together a list of 5 of the best Destin, Florida wedding venues for your big day.
1. Grand Lawn
Our sister property, The Henderson, is home to some of the best wedding venues in Destin! The Grand Lawn is a great space for both weddings and receptions. Your event will be held on the lush green lawn that has walking paths that are adjacent to a nature preserve. The area features a spiral staircase that is perfect for the bride to walk down during the ceremony or for the newlyweds to make a grand entrance at their reception.
2. Beachside Greens
If you want to say your vows in front of a breathtaking view of the Emerald Coast, choose one of the Beachside Greens for your big day! The Beachside West Patio is a multi-level venue with pavers on the lower tier and a green grassed upper tier where the couple can say their vows. It holds 75 guests seated and about 100 guests mingling. The Beachside East Green is an event lawn that offers panoramic views of the Emerald Coast and is known as one of the best ceremony locations in Destin. It’s perfect for those who have a bigger guest list and can accommodate 200 guests seated and 250 guests mingling.
3. Henderson Park Inn’s Deck
Of course, one of the best Destin, Florida wedding venues is right at our hotel! When you get married on our Veranda Deck, you’ll have a gorgeous view of the Gulf of Mexico. Accommodating 80 guests seated and 100 guests mingling, it’s a great spot for more intimate gatherings. You can hold either your ceremony or your reception on our beautiful deck!
4. Rooftop Terrace
The Rooftop Terrace at The Henderson Resort is a partially covered, open-air space that can hold up to 190 guests. If you’re planning a bigger ceremony, this is one of the best places to do it! The 2,200 square-foot rooftop provides a breathtaking view of the Gulf, which makes for the perfect backdrop for pictures of your big day!
5. The Beach
One of the most popular spots to get married in Destin is in the sugar white sands of the beach! Our hotel is located on 300 feet of private beach, making it a great location for your big day. Our neighbor is Henderson Beach State Park, which has an additional 1.3 miles of private beach. Have an evening wedding to enjoy the sun setting into the Gulf as a backdrop for your ceremony! Weddings of all sizes can be held on the private beach.
Where to Stay for Your Honeymoon
Henderson Park Inn has continuously been voted the most romantic inn in America, which means it’s the best place to stay for your honeymoon! Choose from one of our beautifully decorated rooms that come with amazing room features, including some with fireplaces and whirlpool tubs! You’ll also be able to enjoy amazing amenities like a complimentary breakfast and lunch served daily, complimentary bike rentals, beach chairs, and umbrellas, and full access to amenities at The Henderson Resort. We recommend booking a couples massage at The Henderson Resort’s Salamander Spa! For dinner one night of your honeymoon, be sure to book the Toes in the Sand dining experience at our on-site restaurant, Beach Walk Cafe. You’ll have a private table in the sand and be able to watch the sunset as you share a bottle of wine and eat a delicious meal.
Your wedding and honeymoon will be one you will never forget when you spend it in Destin. Learn more about the best Destin Florida wedding venues, and start planning your big day.