Ever thought of celebrating your big day at the Bahamas? Getting married to your partner in the presence of family and friends, in the midst of nature and near the island shores, feels like paradise, isn’t it?
Located in the West Indies, the Bahamas provides some of the most picturesque locations that are suitable for your big day and your honeymoon. Here are ten best wedding venues at the island nation that you cannot miss.
Rosewood Baha Mar
Set within the stunning enclave of Baha Mar Resorts, Rosewood Baha Mar is one of the best choices to have your dream wedding. It offers all the luxuries expected by you and your guests and truly makes your wedding day, an unforgettable paradise. With several suites providing a serene view of the ocean, Rose Wood Baha Mar, has a venue named Grand Salon, an indoor venue that has the capacity to accommodate 500 guests theatre style and 300 guests for receptions. They also have great venues for a reception alongside the Cable Beach, a lush garden and a venue named The Cellar, that is inspired by age-old Bahamian traditions of rum-making and features premium wines and rums across the globe. This dining space can accommodate around 22 people.
SLS Baha Mar
Another member of the Baha Mar Luxury Resorts is SLS Baha Mar. It is a wedding venue that you cannot miss. The venue is known for its scenic beauty and for providing the most luxurious services and amenities. If you are a couple who is interested in having a dreamy high-end luxurious wedding, then SLS Baha Mar is the right place for you. With a capacity of approximately 200 guests, SLS Baha Mar offers a plethora of venues. These include the Studios Ballroom, Bungalow Pool, Roof Top, Clyde and so on. Each of these venues offer exquisite views of the resort.
Grand Hyatt Baha Mar
Another way you can make all your romantic dreams of fabulous destination weddings come true, is by organizing it at the Grand Hyatt Baha Mar. If you are looking for your blissful tropical paradise, then this venue is the right pick for you. It provides some of the most luxurious amenities to ensure you and your guests have a great time on your big day. To cater to the needs of their guests, the Grand Hyatt Baha Mar provides some of the most unique wedding venues like the Waterside Chapel. This venue provides some of the best views of the fountains and is the perfect place to exchange vows in the beautifully landscaped gardens. A few other venues include Lily’s Garden, Allamanda Lawn, Cocoplum, Palm Terrace and so on. The venues can accommodate approximately 200 guests.
Squires Estate in Eleuthera, Bahamas
Squires Estate in Eleuthera, Bahamas is another venue you could check out. This estate is a collection of eleven restored nineteenth century houses. Squire Estate also offers other options which include eleven cottages and 4-bedroomed houses. These houses and accommodations are suitable for holding intimate ceremonies with a dozen guests. For larger weddings the estate can accommodate 100 guests. If you are a couple who is interested in having a wedding in a place of historical significance, then Squires Estate is the perfect choice for you. The Squires Estate is known for having some of the most famous historical venues. A good example for this is Belmont, a house that sits on top of a hill and dates back to the mid-1800s.
The Ocean Club, A Four Seasons Resort, Paradise Hotel
Situated in Paradise Island, the Ocean Club, A Four Seasons Resort, is a great venue for a destination wedding. The resort provides some of the most luxurious amenities, like spa treatment, a golf course, a center for yoga and so on. If you are someone who is interested in getting a dream wedding and relaxing vacation at the same time, then the Ocean Club Resort is the right place for you to be in. This particular resort also has a variety of venues, these include the Cloisters, Versailles Gardens, Versailles Pool Terrace and so on. A few of these venues can accommodate around 100-200 guests.
Ocean View Club, Harbour Island
Another important place that you must include in your list of wedding venues is the Ocean View Club, Harbour Island. The club is in a beautiful serene location, providing the right ambiance and a romantic setting for a wedding. If you are someone who is interested in a wedding bonfire, barbeque, or outdoor buffet, then this location is for you. The resort also has some of the best accommodations for guests which include, five tent cottages, seven beach shacks, and seven rooms that vary in size.
Atlantis Bahamas in Nassau, Bahamas
Located in Paradise Island, Atlantis Bahamas is a luxury resort that is perfect for a destination wedding. The location is also known for its scenic beauty. Atlantis Bahamas offers areas on its properties that allow couples to exchange vows or declare their love as the sun rises in the Caribbean. If you are someone who is interested in capturing every single moment of your big day with your family in a picturesque location, then Atlantis Bahamas is perfect place. The location has fifteen wedding and reception venues. The venues can accommodate around 100 guests. One of the most popular wedding venues is the Ocean’s Edge. This venue is often regarded as one of the best places to have an intimate wedding ceremony.
The Cove Eleuthera
The Cove, Eleuthera is yet another venue you cannot miss. A beach resort, the Cove, Eleuthera is often regarded as a secluded paradise. Hence, if you are interested in having an intimate yet beautiful ceremony, only in the presence of close friends and family members along the sea side, then this is the perfect wedding venue for you. The resort comprises 29 guest rooms including cottages, and suites. The Cove also offers food and beverage for over 60 guests over a period of three nights. What makes this location unique is its proposal package. Under this package couples can get engaged or declare their love in venues like the Oceanfront Villa or can even go on a one-hour sunset cruise.
The Grand Isle Resort
Nestled between several seascapes, the Grand Isle Resort is a great place to plan your destination wedding. The venue is known for its seascapes which are suitable for organizing a bonfire, or even Bahamian buffets to impress your guests. Some of the most exquisite venues to say your vows include, the Emerald Bay and the 23˚North Beach Club. The 23˚North Beach Club is a 30,000 square feet venue and provides you with a blend of air-conditioned comfort and beachside viewing. The resort also features some of the best dining, in the form of Asian-Bahamian cuisine.
Sandals Royal Bahamian
This picturesque resort is yet another venue you must try out. It offers some of the most exquisite views. A unique feature of this venue is that it is an all-adults resort and has been designed exclusively keeping in mind the requirements of the couples and their guests. This is yet another venue where you can have an intimate wedding ceremony. The resort has its own private island named Sandals Barefoot Cay, which can be a great venue for an intimate wedding ceremony. Since every Sandals resort rests near a beach, Sandals Royal Bahamian also offers the option of a Beachfront Wedding, therefore creating the most romantic destination wedding you have ever imagined. The location provides some of the most luxurious amenities like swimming pools, and several villas suites, and twelve dining options to cater to the needs of their guests.
Hence, these are some of the wedding venues you cannot miss out. With this list in your hands, nothing can stop you from having your dream wedding at the Bahamas. So, hurry up and pick your dreamy paradise.