Gorgeous scenery, quality time with family and friends…what’s not to love about a destination wedding?! But before fun in the sun comes the difficult task of choosing where to tie the knot. You want to make sure you’re choosing the perfect location for you and your loved ones, and let’s be honest, that’s no easy task.
That’s why we’ve partnered with Marriott International – Hawaii to bring you our favorite destination wedding spot…drum roll, please…HAWAII!
With a selection of island locales to choose from and year-round gorgeous weather, it’s no surprise that Hawaii is at the top on our list. So, here are five more reasons why Hawaii is the perfect place for your destination wedding:
1. Fabulous Venues and Settings
It’s important to find a venue that will take your destination wedding from an ordinary beach affair to a magical seaside celebration.
From Kauai to the Big Island, Marriott International – Hawaii offers the most romantic places to get married in. They will also provide you and your guests with the islands’ best qualities to ensure that your wedding day takes place in a fairy-tale setting.
2. Easy Planning
There are many aspects that go into planning the perfect destination wedding, but this is your big day and you owe it to yourself to kick back, relax and let the Wedding Specialists at The Westin Maui Resort & Spa take care of the details for you!
From intimate elopements to glittering galas, they will ensure that your dream wedding effortlessly comes to life. They also work with their preferred partners, Bliss Wedding Design to make sure every detail is just the way you imagined it.
3. Breathtaking Sunsets
Ever notice how people can’t help but post beautiful Hawaiian sunset photos on Instagram? Well, we get why!
Every evening, Maui and the rest of the island experience a stunning display of colors in the sky. Just imagine your wedding photos with an incredible Maui sunset as the backdrop…swoon!
Perched along famed Ka’anpali Beach at Black Rock, the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa boasts endless views of the sparkling Pacific Ocean, STUNNING sunsets and exceptional service for a magical ceremony and a charming reception.
4. A Wide Variety of Spots to Say “I Do” In
From crashing waterfalls to poolside green garden areas, Hawaii offers an abundance of wonderful ceremony spots to choose from. Take The Royal Hawaiian for example, where timeless beauty meets modern luxury.
Situated on the most enviable location along Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, the famed Royal Hawaiian evokes the dreamy romantic essence of a bygone era. Its distinctive pink color backdropped by the infinitely blue Pacific Ocean and framed by Diamond Head will make your jaw drop. Whether intimate or grandeur, a wedding at The Royal is truly a moment you’ll never forget.
5. Great Guest Experience
If you and your wedding guests live on the mainland, your Hawaiian destination wedding is going to be a vacation for everyone involved. Getting married in Hawaii gives you a great opportunity to share a once-in-a-lifetime experience with your friends and family.
Allow me to introduce you to the best spot for an all-Hawaiian experience, the fabulous Moana Surfrider. Affectionately known as “The First Lady of Waikiki”, it combines Victorian elegance with modern amenities your guests will love. Set amidst a true tropical paradise on the heart of Waikiki Beach, it is only a short walk from all the shopping, dining and attractions.
Alongside the great amenities, the Moana Surfrider also provides a dreamy-worthy setting for a wedding and is known across the globe for its stunning white colonial architecture.
How to Plan a Hawaiian Destination Wedding
While the 50th state is a popular vacation spot, the idea of traveling so far for a wedding may be daunting for some. But not to worry! Marriott International – Hawaii has your back. Besides providing you with fabulous venues and helpful wedding pros, they have tons of articles on their website that will help make your destination wedding a success – including a super helpful Hawaii Destination Wedding Planning Checklist. They also showcase the best Hawaiian attractions, activities, and inspiration to help you navigate your stay on the islands. Trust us, the charm of these islands will touch your heart and soul!
Now that you have all of the scoop on the best tips and spots for a Hawaii destination wedding, it’s time to start planning the destination wedding of your dreams today.
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