8 Reasons to Plan Your Beach Wedding at the Resorts of Pelican Beach in Destin, Florida
Wondering if Destin, Florida is the perfect wedding destination for your big day? The Resorts of Pelican Beach, in the heart of the Destin resort area, has something for every couple: beachfront venues, spacious accommodations, complimentary amenities, exceptional location and plenty of local attractions to accompany your dream wedding. Let us host your upcoming beach nuptials – see why our Emerald Coast destination is perfect for any wedding:
1. Our Beachfront Location
Picturing a beach wedding? Chances are you’re thinking of powdery sand, cool breezes and being married with a sunset in the distance - painting the sky with hues of orange and purple. If you ever dreamed of a beach wedding set against the backdrop of our famous white-sand slanting into the emerald tones of the Gulf of Mexico, then the Resorts of Pelican Beach is the destination for you!
2. Our Destin Location Is Easily Accessible
Often beach wedding destinations - especially in the Caribbean - requires guests to commit to lengthy trips and expensive plane flights. Since Destin is located in the Northwest Florida Panhandle, our destination is an easy journey for guests and makes a wonderful excuse to spend a few extra days vacationing. Those traveling by car will find easy routes to the beach from I-10. I-10 runs east/west only 30 miles north of our location! Take State Highway 85 (Exit 56) or 285 (Exit 70) south from I-10. US Highway 98 is the east/west scenic route with spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico. Guests arriving by air will have a choice of three airports - Northwest Florida Regional Airport, Pensacola International Airport and Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport. In addition to having multiple airport and airline choices, all three airports within an hour’s drive of our resort.
3. Resorts of Pelican Beach Wedding Staff
We recognize weddings are one of life’s most important and cherished celebrations. Our events staff will cater to your every need, working with you to plan the perfect event for you and your guests. Whether you desire an intimate gathering on the beach or a grand ceremony and reception in our conference center - we understand this special day’s significance and pledge your wedding will be an unforgettable milestone.
4. Resorts of Pelican Beach Wedding Guest Accommodations
In addition to your wedding venue needs, The Resorts of Pelican Beach offers spacious and comfortable condo accommodations for wedding guests. With various condominium sizes and configuration options available, couples will enjoy their big wedding day even more having confidence that wedding guests are comfortable and enjoying the specific accommodations, they desire.
5. Resorts of Pelican Beach Catering
There are so many elements to planning the perfect wedding! Let our professional Pelican Beach Catering and Banquets team plan and provide all of your customized food and beverage needs to fit your event theme, daily agenda and budget. Our catering staff be there for your every need - working with you to plan your Emerald Coast reception that is the best reflection of you.
6. Destin, Florida’s Local Activities
From parasailing to kayaking and exceptional golf - there are countless activities to keep your guests entertained throughout the day. Located near the Resorts of Pelican Beach is one of the most exciting attractions on the Emerald Coast - HarborWalk Village! Offering waterfront shopping, water sports, rentals, aqua adventures, dolphin cruises, world class fishing charters, nightlife, live entertainment and waterfront dining - HarborWalk Village is a must see attraction of Destin. In addition - Destin has earned the title "World's Luckiest Fishing Village," and so it's no wonder it harbors the largest charter fishing fleet in Florida and is home to many outstanding seafood restaurants. A few dining destinations we recommend during your Destin wedding include Brotula’s Seafood House & Steamer, LuLu’s Destin, Jackacudas Seafood & Sushi, Cuvee Bistro and Margaritaville Destin.
7. A Wedding Venue for All Wedding Styles
Whether your dream wedding is an intimate affair or a large bash by the beach, the Resorts of Pelican Beach is your venue for an unforgettable celebration. In fact, there are few resorts in Destin which can provide what the Resorts of Pelican Beach can offer: both indoor and limited outdoor wedding venues, outstanding accommodations on-site and creative catering options! Whether you picture walk down a sandy aisle with your toes in the sand or a grand indoor soiree with Gulf of Mexico views – the Resorts of Pelican Beach will work with you to create your perfect beach wedding.
8. A Destination for Casual to Formal Beach Wedding Attire
The beautiful thing about beach weddings is formal ball gowns and mermaid-style wedding dresses look just as lovely on our beach as a simple white dress. One of the best aspects of a beach wedding is couples can choose the type of dress code that best matches with your wedding vision.
Let’s start planning a beach wedding that fits your wedding vision at the Resorts of Pelican Beach in Destin, Florida! For more information, please visit: http://www.pelican-beach.com/weddings.htm
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