TripAdvisor describes St. Pete Beach: “Sugary-white sand, dolphins frolicking just off shore and eight major barrier islands make St. Pete Beach a postcard-perfect seaside destination”. We agree! Bohemian. Creative. Local. Hip. With more than 35 miles of beaches this seaside town is the ideal location to provide you with one of the best places to get married in Florida.
Say your vows on this stunning Gulf beach with views of white sand as far as the eye can see. The charming and historic Florida beach town provides everything you need for the perfect Gulf beach wedding and reception. Couples who marry at St. Pete Beach locations such as Passe-A-Grill beach or Upham Beach will have picture-perfect memories to share together for the rest of their lives.
What do we love about St. Pete, Florida? 248 sunny days per year almost guarantees your wedding day on the Gulf beach will have wonderful weather.
Beach Locations to Get Married
Upham Beach is a great option for your St. Pete Beach wedding: white sand, beautiful sunsets, metered parking, restrooms and more. Upham Beach has beautiful greenery, adding a great backdrop to your after ceremony photography. The biggest appeal of Upham beach, is the break of almost constant hotels and condos on the beach. It also has beautiful wooden walkways over the dunes and rocks in the water.
Where to Stay
The Plaza Beach Hotel has been family owned and operated since 1988. With just 39 suites, you and your guests can enjoy the place without major crowds. All of the suites have a kitchenette and are spacious. Perfect for the ultimate St. Pete beach vacation!
The Beachcomber has a private beach, outdoor pool and Jimmy B’s Beach Bar: what an easy and convenient way to plan dinners with your guests, or enjoy a nice relaxing evening beachfront dinner with your fiance. This is an easy way to kickback, relax and not have to worry about traveling or getting around. The best part? The views of the sunset you will receive from the deck!
Your Wedding Reception
The end to a perfect wedding day is your wedding night! Celebrate with your guests at a beautiful dinner reception venue. Stay at the beach or head into Tampa, for some night life. Here are some suggestions:
400 Beach Seafood and Taphouse has many different private dining options. This will allow you to truly enjoy visiting with your guests that came down for your wedding. Enjoy the private chef’s table, which holds up to 12. Or take advantage of their other rooms for larger weddings: up to 200 people.
Want fine dining and panoramic views? Rooftop dining, but also private indoor dining is available at the Castile. It serves Latin and Mediterranean dishes with fresh seafood that showcase the seasons.
Your Perfect Day
With the Gulf of Mexico on one side and Tampa Bay on the other, St. Pete is surrounded by natural beauty. As the sun sinks into the sea over the sugary sand, there isn’t a bad seat in the house or a dry eye in your wedding party. Say, “I do” with one of our complete wedding packages. Our wedding photography will capture your special day with family and friends forever. See some of our real beach wedding couples below then contact us to book your date today!