As we enter a new year, let’s take a look back at the most sought after South Florida wedding venues in 2017.
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Based on data compiled by inquiries from engaged couples and planners, here are the most popular wedding venues in South Florida on PartySpace.
Bonnet House Museum & Gardens is a tropical oasis located in a natural barrier island habitat with the Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Intracoastal Waterway to the west. Bonnet House and Gardens is home to graceful swans and the yellow bonnet lily for which it is named as well as native and exotic trees, stunning orchids and a tranquil lily pond.
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Upon arrival at Bonnet House, you will pass through ornate gates, as you and your guests are swept back in time to an unconventional beachfront estate that exudes gracious living, warmth, wonder and whimsy.
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Located in Coconut Grove, Villa Woodbine is a historic private mansion reflecting a bygone era of classic Old Miami.
Designed in the 1920's, Villa Woodbine’s Mediterranean Renaissance open-air design features large loggias, Spanish arches, colorful Havana tile, many original fixtures and Cuban handcrafted furnishings. Reception dinners are held in its lush garden --- as twinkling lights illuminate the large oak trees and surrounding foliage.
The Kampong/A Joy Wallace
The Kamong is a historic home and garden estate in Coconut Grove. This waterfront estate boasts panoramic views of Biscayne Bay, the Miami skyline, and Key Biscayne. The Kampong is one of five tropical gardens and five preserves of the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG). Private events help support its mission to study, protect, and preserve tropical plants and ecosystems.
Historic Walton House is a charming English-style cottage built in 1917.
The venue reflects the old-world charm of England right here in South Florida with its soaring gabled roof, surrounding country English flower garden and adjacent European-styled horse stable which has been converted to an air-conditioned reception hall.
The Historic Cottage has a lush tropical setting surrounded by a multitude of rare and exotic flora. Situated within a 5-acre tropical botanical garden, Historic Walton House boasts a coral rock swimming pool with cascading waterfall, a large lagoon with beautiful white swans and Japanese koi, and a sunken pond with a flowing waterfall.
Photo credit: Curtiss Mansion
Built in 1925, Curtiss Mansion is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Miami Springs Mansion offers unique architectural details and lots of charm; an alternative to the usual.
Rich in history and very versatile, multiple spaces are available for indoor and courtyard receptions or outdoor ceremonies. They can be held in the lush shaded grove or under the elegant stone archway.
Photo credit: A9 Event Space/84 West Studios
Known for its modern, stylish vibe and glamorous finishes, A9's 2,000 square foot Fort Lauderdale venue has a great mix of industrial and glam. The urban room features modern crystal chandeliers, loft ceilings, draping, and LED uplighting in choice of color. The state-of-the-art sound systems and intelligent light and laser shows combined with a custom projected monogram, logo, or graphic, set the tone for an unforgettable event.
Photo credit: Peacock Garden Cafe
Historic Coconut Grove’s Peacock Garden Cafe offers an outdoor space in a shady garden area, inside in an inviting lounge and bar space, or in the expansive new Dinner Key Dining Room, with capacity for up to 200 guests.
Photo credit: Sunset Cove at Miami Seaquarium/Heather Funk Photography
Aside from the incredible Miami skyline view, imagine the sunset reflecting off the water as the romantic backdrop to your event!
Described as "Miami's best kept secret,” Sunset Cove offers Miami City and Biscayne Bay water views and gardens.
This unmatched, private location along the Biscayne Bay provides a unique backdrop for any memorable event. It also offers has two cocktail areas, and a raised stage that is perfect for day or sunset events, valet capabilities and is one of the few locations in Miami with an exclusive private dock. Pull up in style, or have guests leave their vehicles with an attendant in our circular driveway and enter through our grand gated entrance.
Check out our last blog spotlighting our favorite Miami-Dade wedding and event venues!