Summer wedding season is swiftly coming to a close, but if you’re still looking to celebrate with warm weather and the scent of the ocean, there are plenty of options in the states or abroad. If beachy warm weddings were never in the plan to begin with, then take at look at the city options locally or destination based.
La Maltese Estate Villa
Another wonderful European locale that specializes in beautiful scenery and unforgettable weddings is the La Maltese Estate Villa in Santorini, Greece. With views of the water, volcano, and island, this location has everything needed to make a romantic setting. With their attention to detail, La Maltese provides services including, planning, flower arrangements, decorating, guest transportation, as well as catering from Relais and Chateaux. The hotel has availability to entertain up to 200 people and specialize in catering to the unique and individual needs of each wedding. The best part about having your celebration in Santorini, is being able to start your honey moon immediately following it. You can spend your days being pampered by the Maltese staff, relax by your own private pool, and enjoy different spa experiences.
If you’re still nostalgic for summer beaches, but want to remain in the United States, why not try the relaxing while still adventurous state of Hawaii! The Fairmont Orchid is located on Kohala Coast of the Big Island. The backdrop of your wedding will include oceanfront views, white sand, magnificent and colorful sunsets, as well as gorgeous waterfalls. The Fairmont Orchid offers indoor and outdoor wedding options. The hotel also provides personal wedding planners that will help make your experience as tailored as possible. The Orchid has an in house florist as well as a bakeshop! Choose from multiple teared cakes, flavors, fillings, syrups, and Hawaiian flower decorations that make your cake unique and special. For more information about planning a wedding or honeymoon to the Orchid email email@example.com.
The Sebastian Vail
For a change of scenery, and weather try the middle of the country in the snowy landscapes of Vail, Colorado. The Sebastian Vail has the perfect wedding day and beyond package that provides you with a wonderful wedding celebration! Included in the wedding day part of the package is the a four-hour cash bar, a delicious selection of six hand made hous d’oeuvres, a four-course dinner- plated or buffet-style, a choice of hot or cold appetizer, a delicious intermezzo sorbet, and of course a custom made wedding cake. Dinner also includes a table side wine service, and of course the bride and groom champagne toast! Once you have enjoyed friends and family, had your first dance, and cut the cake, you can start your honeymoon at the Castello di Casole in Italy for five nights. One year later, return to the Sebastian Vail to relive your wedding and celebrate with a complimentary night back at the resort with dinner for two at the Napa inspired Block 16 restaurant.
Across the ocean and to European paradises is a selection of many five star hotels to host your wedding day. In Provence, France lies the Hotel Crillon Le Brave which offers an exclusive three day proposal to host the wedding of your dreams. One Day 1, after arrival you are greeted with drinks. After some lounging that night there is a barbecue (lamb) on the outdoor Bistrot terrace. There will be drinks and live guitar entertainment. Day 2 provides the wedding day fun! Enjoy a breakfast buffet on the outdoor Restaurant terrace. Choose how you want to spend your morning with either a light wine tasting, an outdoor adventure, or another relaxing option. The wedding reception follows at the Church or garden location of your choice. Drinks, dinner, dancing, and a firework display follow suit in celebration. Day 3 wake up to a casual buffet before leaving for your next grand adventure!
The Dorchester London
One more excellent location to look into for your wedding is The Dorchester Hotel in London. This hotel has a focus on the elegant indoors with eight extravagant banquet rooms to choose from. The most unique part of this hotel is its Niemierko Wedding Academy. Started by Mark Niemierko, the Academy holds week long courses where students are given a hands on experience to start their careers in wedding planning. You can rest assured on your big day knowing that the staff will be present, but not intrusive, and that they have been trained in the fine art of making beautiful weddings. The Dorchester has access to the finest when it comes to dress makers, florists, photographers, invitation designers, live bands, music artists, as well as DJs. Don’t waste anytime making a reservation.Call or email for a tour of the hotel and a menu tasting. You can also submit a wedding inquiry here.