Ways to Make Your St. Augustine Beach Wedding (Even More) Romantic

Wedding couple kisses in St. Augustine with sunflowers

Horse & Carriage Ride

After your St. Augustine Beach wedding celebration, you and your guests will be looking for relaxing and fun activities during the rest of your vacation stay. Day or night, a leisurely horse and carriage tour through the nation’s oldest city is a cozy way to see the sights. Find a carriage along the bay front in St. Augustine. Country Carriages (pictured below) take guests on horse-drawn carriage tours of historic downtown city of St. Augustine. Country Carriages has experienced tour guides who narrate St. Augustine’s rich history, covering 450 years with fun, light, eventful stories. This is one of the best experiences you can experience in St. Augustine. Guides will often highlight hot spots around town that may have been overlooked otherwise. Tours take about 45 minutes and cover a little over 2 miles of the downtown historic district.

Country Carriages in St Augustine

Top of the St. Augustine Lighthouse

The breathtaking view from the top the St. Augustine Lighthouse, one of the most stunning and popular spots in the area, is even more spectacular at night by the light of the moon. Sip champagne and snuggle beneath the stars on the Sunset/Moonrise tour. Or choose to visit it as part of your honeymoon experience: your wedding guests will enjoy it too.

St. Augustine, FL lighthouse

St. Augustine Bed & Breakfast Inns

What could be more romantic than staying at a bed and breakfast inn? Well-appointed rooms, rare antiques, in room spas, freshly made gourmet breakfasts and a warm welcoming Innkeeper are always ready to accommodate any request at one of St. Augustine’s Historic Inns. One of the most popular and highly rated is the Carriage Way Bed & Breakfast (below) which focuses on details that will ensure guests have an enjoyable experience.

Carriage Way Bed and Breakfast

Laid Back Beachfront Hotel

Enjoy the laid back retreat of beachfront hotels like the Castillo Real, Ascend Hotel Collection. Sip coffee from your private balcony overlooking the ocean, relax in the spa or pool, enjoy a gourmet meal with a spectacular view at the restaurant. Close by are the Salt Life and Sunset Grille restaurants. Staff at this hotel go the extra mile to help you feel welcome. With generous room sizes and steps away from the beach, this hotel is an excellent choice. There is also plenty of parking for guests.

St. Augustine beach weddings at a hotel on the beach

Sunset Sail

Toast the end of another spectacular day aboard the Schooner Freedom. Sail aboard the tall ship for a completely different view of St. Augustine’s historic district – from the sea. Although currently at reduced capacity, this is St. Augustine’s premier tall ship. 76 feet of steel, Freedom was built in Norfolk, VA, she has 76 feet of steel. Freedom is the only schooner charter vessel between Charleston and the Florida Keys. With nearly 2400 square feet of sail, she is a testament to naval history and to the blockade runners of the early 1800s. They offer relaxing Day, Romantic Sunset, and Enchanting Moonlight Sails, as well as a variety of special events throughout the year.

Schooner Freedom Charters St. Augustine

Plan Your St. Augustine Beach Wedding

Being lucky Using our simple Florida Beach Wedding packages, you can design the perfect beach wedding, including vow renewals or an elopement that fits your style and your budget. The staff of Florida Beach Weddings is ready to assist you in designing the ideal wedding of your dreams (see the Floral Distinctive Design package below). From officiant to decorations like wedding lanterns, and professional wedding photography, our services save you time and stress by working with one professional and reliable vendor. Our expert wedding planners, with years of retail bridal and beach wedding experience make organizing your special day not only easy but fun!

Couple gets married on St. Augustine beach by seaoats

Our beach wedding company and dedicated specialists have lots of resources to help you tie the knot in style. From local salons, to florists and even reception venues, we can make recommendations that make your entire plan go smoothly in St. Augustine. You can add options and extra touches to make your ceremony exactly as you dreamed. It doesn’t matter if you are having a small wedding or larger event, classic decor or rustic romance style (wedding arch pictured below and includes 32 chairs) – we have wedding ideas for you! See some of our top staff picks for ceremony packages by clicking here.

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