When searching for Fort Myers wedding venues, there are riverfront, beachfront, and downtown options available. Depending on your landscape preference, the perfect location is waiting. While making your selection, keep in mind that Sun Palace not only offers a wedding and reception space but also plenty of rentals available to host the entire wedding party and guests alike. So, no matter what venue you pick, you can always stay at one or several of the luxurious rentals that Sun Palace has to offer during your destination wedding getaway.
8 Incredible Fort Myers Wedding Venues
Colonial Country Club
A romantic and peaceful wedding ambiance awaits at the Colonial Country Club, which offers a verandah and ballroom looking over a golf course and adjoining lakes, fountains, and palm trees. The on-site wedding coordinator is award-winning, and packages include the cake and catering as well as cocktail hour. All the decorations can be provided, and an open bar is included.
White Orchid at Oasis
Located downtown, the White Orchid at Oasis in Fort Myers, FL, provides a historic wedding venue nestled on the banks of the Caloosahatchee River. The property features cobblestone paths and a lush green lawn next to the main Old-Florida house. Up to 500 guests can attend on the lawn, and 150 in the home.
Burroughs Home & Gardens
Burroughs Home & Gardens in Fort Myers, FL, is a premier wedding venue, boasting lush gardens and live oaks by the river. Built in 1901, the Burroughs home used to host social events for notable guests such as the Edisons and Fords. With antique decorations and historical charm, the Georgian Revival Mansion is a magnificent space for both weddings and receptions, particularly the open-air pavilion that holds up to 300 guests.
Edison Restaurant, Bar, and Banquets
When looking at Fort Myers wedding venues, a space with a built in catering system is welcoming. This is what Edison Restaurant, Bar, and Banquets offers, along with Old Florida architecture and scenic country club views. The gorgeous outdoor space is great for the ceremony while a spacious and elegant ballroom can host the reception. The on-site restaurant and bar are the perfect locations for wining and dining.
Suite Forty Eight
This affordable option is a great selection from competing Fort Myers wedding venues. Draping and dual chandeliers are already in place, but the rest of the space is a blank canvas, offering a chance to insert all your personalized touches. Suite Forty Eight can be used for the ceremony or reception, but the latter seems more appealing for this particular venue.
The Marina’s riverfront views are stunning, with each banquet room guaranteeing gorgeous sunset views in the evening. Wedding parties of all sizes are welcomed at this spacious venue, and event planning assistance, as well as menu and bar packages, are available for selection.
A Beach Wedding
Fort Myers Beach is a great venue in itself, boasting seven miles of oceanfront views over gorgeous turquoise waters. FloridaWeddings.com offers several packages are available, from “Simply Beautiful” to “Premier Dream Wedding Package.” You can also create custom packages according to your specific needs. Chairs and beach decorations, such as a four-post bamboo canopy, as well as suggestions for makeup and hair salons, local restaurants, and reception spaces are available as well.
Wedding guests can book incredible homes near these Fort Myers venues. Sun Palace offers beachfront, beachview, and luxury homes to suit the wedding party’s needs. With properties ideal for couples, families, or large groups, there is a space for everyone. Another option is to tie the knot at Sun Palace’s Beach Retreat. For a small intimate wedding or vow renewal, you can hold the ceremony at this location, which houses 50 guests. Stand-up beach ceremonies followed by receptions at the Sun Palace, Sun Villa, or Sand Dollar Resort are also available.