We all have visions of a perfect wedding. For many of us, it revolves around the most romantic place and setting where we can say our vows while the sun sets.
Fortunately, the world is full of wonderful and romantic places for the best wedding possible. It can be a beautiful seaside beach, up high on a cliff or a mysterious castle. The possibilities are endless.
Here are some of the best exotic wedding venues around the world if you need some inspo.
Cabo in Mexico has always been a favorite destination wedding venue for many couples. This is mainly because of the year-round good weather and because the area boasts some of the best beaches around the world.
Acre Baja weddings are the perfect way to experience the romance of nature during your special day. Located in the foothills of San Jose del Cabo, the resort is one of the ideal adult getaway. It is a combination of urban industrial design and curated native elements.
But that’s not all because inside this 25-acre sanctuary are tree house accommodations. Every tree house embraces its natural environment with its walls constructed from the branches of local trees and the decor is crafted by Mexican artisans. However, couples are not without creature comforts such as king-size bed, spacious patio, curated minibar, and high-speed internet.
Acre Baja can easily accommodate 20 or 500 guests for your wedding. The mango orchard has a tiled dance floor where you can string fairy lights and dance all night long. There is also an open-air rooftop perched above the bar, and a restaurant that serves up unforgettable dishes.
You and your guests will feel perfectly pampered and comfortable in one of the 12 chic treehouses while enjoying the local cuisine and sipping agave cocktails.
Alila Villas in Uluwatu, Bali
The setting in Alila Villas Uluwatu feels like you’re at the edge of the word. It is considered not only one of the best resorts in Bali, but also from the entire world. Located in the highest plains in Indonesia, the resort sits on an elevated plateau that connects to the limestone cliffs towards the ocean, to offer you and your guests an unforgettable view.
Imagine exchanging wedding vows in a transcendent Bali landscape and then retreat atop limestone cliffs. It is truly a remarkable setting that will give you and your guests peace of mind as you unwind and enjoy the wedding festivities. You can choose from their dedicated wedding spaces for an exceptional, intimate occasion.
Little Palm Island in Key West, Florid
How can you say no to a wedding on a private island? The Little Palm Island in Key West, Florida offers private weddings on a private island washed with warm breezes and the fragrance of flowers. You and your significant other can say your “I dos” on the white sand beach during sunset. This is the ideal intimate wedding venue for up to 60 guests.
The island can be your personal paradise for the day. They specialize in small intimate gatherings and you can reserve the entire island for your private use. Couples can choose different venues like the beach, pier, indoors or anywhere on the island you want.
Best of all, they only host one wedding per day so you have all their attention during this once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Belmond Hotel Caruso in Ravello, Italy
Acclaimed as a retreat, the Belmond Hotel Caruso in Ravello is recognized globally as one of the top wedding locations. It is an impeccable setting for romantic moments like your wedding. The panoramic view of the enchanting Amalfi coastline and the subtle aroma of ripe lemons in the atmosphere create a backdrop of unparalleled perfection.
The charming resort is located within an extraordinary castle that dates back to the 11th century, making it a perfect venue for your dream wedding. This luxurious retreat is rich in history and offers a unique setting nestled along the Amalfi Coast. You can choose between a poolside ceremony or a ballroom reception, both of which will provide an unforgettable experience for your special day.
You can have the ceremony inside the 900-year-old Duomo of Ravello and then entertain guests amid rose bushes in their fragrant Italian gardens.
MolenVliet Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa
This enchanting location is perfect for an intimate wedding with its stunning vistas of the Dwars River and Banhoek Valley. The MolenVliet Wine Estate boasts charming vineyards and immaculately manicured gardens, adding to the allure of this magical retreat. They host one wedding at a time to ensure both privacy and exclusivity during your day.
The venue boasts a unique blend of Colonial and Cape Dutch architectural styles, characterized by an all-white color scheme. This adaptable design makes it an ideal location for hosting various styles and wedding themes for a personal look and feel.
Upon arrival, guests are welcomed into the open-air courtyard through the main entrance, which provides stunning views of the veranda and deck that overlook the vineyards. The courtyard is perfect for intimate gatherings or pre-reception drinks, offering a relaxed ambiance that sets the tone for the event.
As the reception gets underway, the main barrel doors open up, revealing a majestic sight of custom chandeliers that cast shimmering lights, adding a touch of elegance and sophistication to the celebration. This creates a magical atmosphere, guaranteed to leave a lasting impression on guests.
Choosing the perfect wedding venue can add an extra layer of excitement and uniqueness to your special day. There are countless options available all around the world, each with their own charm and allure. From the tropical beaches of Bali to the historic castles of Europe, there is something for every couple seeking a one-of-a-kind wedding experience.