St Augtsine is very popular location for beach weddings in Northeast coast of Florida. It has become known for its excellent restaurants, multicultural heritage, and 42 miles of gorgeous beach along Atlantic Ocean. Spanish stone fortress The Castillo de San Marcos is perfect backdrop to any wedding.
Popular St Augustine beach wedding ceremony locations are:
Anastasia State Park- 4 miles of pristine beach makes this a fantastic location for any bride who dreamed of beach wedding ceremony overlooking blue waters of Atlantic Ocean. Plenty of parking makes this location popular choice for small and large weeddings. Enter your ceremony via one of two wooden boardwalks that lead to the beach. Fees are paid to park ar $53 for wedding of under 25 guests and $212 for weddings of over 25 guests.
Dondanville Road: St John County beach access with drive on beach parking. Beauitful St Augustine sandy beach. Good location for smaller weddings or couples who are staying in beach house in that area.
Hampton Inn St Augustine- Atlantic Ocean front resort that is perfect for a couple that wants t o have ceremony and reception at the same location. Ceremony can take place on the St Augustine beach in front of resort, followed by reception at resort’s banquet room. Permit and fee of $106 paid to County.
St John Pier- Ocean front beach location located between Anastasia State Park and Hampton Inn St Augustine. Plenty of parking and large pavillion great for receptions.
River to Sea Preserve- About 15 minutes from St Augustine this location is perfect for romantic beach wedding away from hustle and bustle of city. River to Sea Preserve has unobstructed beach with no buildings in the background. Gorgeous Rock formations and dunes provide fantastic backdrop for beach wedding pictures. Large parking lot makes it great location for Florida beach wedding of any size.