Choosing the perfect location is one of the most important pieces of your wedding day puzzle. There are just a handful of lucky brides-to-be that have a place in mind to begin with. For the others, the process of choosing between wedding venues on a budget may be stressful and time-consuming.

The best wedding venues in Miami

We wanted to make this process just a little bit easier for you. Make your fairytale wedding happen by tying the knot at one of the 17 best wedding venues in Miami.

The Biltmore Hotel

“Not only is the Biltmore Hotel one of the most beautiful venues in the world to be married in, but the event staff is truly what put our experience over the top!”, says Kevin on weddingwire.

Say your vows at the Biltmore Hotel in either a romantic garden or a spectacular ballroom. Offering superb views for both indoor and outdoor ceremonies, the venue guarantees a wedding experience that will exceed your greatest expectations.

Turnery Isle Miami

“The staff was friendly, attentive, and extremely generous. Definitely went above my expectations. The resort itself is gorgeous! Filled with gardens, waterfalls, two large pools. I would recommend anyone who is getting married to at least look at this hotel.”- Private user on weddingwire.

Vizcaya Museum & Gardens

“It’s an absolutely beautiful venue. You will be hard pressed to find another venue that matches its beauty. This place offers a little of everything including, water view, gardens, and use of the mansion”, says Kenia L on theknot.

If you’re looking for a daytime garden ceremony, Vizcaya Museum & Gardens may be the perfect place for you. The wedding venue offers beautiful scenaries that will seduce each and every one of your guests with their romantic charm.

Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden

“Fairchild provided everything that we envisioned for an outside wedding and more. The garden is so naturally beautiful and radiant. The weather was outstanding so the colors of the garden were extremely potent”, says Kristen P on theknot.

One of Miami’s finest wedding venues, Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden offers six breath-taking indoor and outdoor locations for your ceremony. Whether you are looking for a charming, dramatic or formal setting, this is the kind of wedding venue that has it all.

The Epic Hotel

“The Epic Hotel speaks for itself, great location, modern look, welcoming staff and great atmosphere. The ballroom was everything we had hoped for, not to mention the balcony, which provided a night time view of the Miami skyline.”- Yani on weddingwire.

The Deering Estate

“The venue itself is gorgeous. When everything is set up, it gives the guests a feeling of awe and grandeur walking down the tree lined aisle to the bay that is framed by gorgeous palm trees, sun shining above it all.”- Private User on Weddingwire.

The Deering Estate offers three different areas to explore and enjoy: the Stone House, the Richmond Cottage and the views of the Biscayne Bay. Surrounded by a beautiful, natural setting, you’re wedding will be nothing far from majestic.

The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne

“The Ritz Carlton of Key Biscayne is truly an unforgettable place. We knew that was the place we wanted to get married the minute we walked through the doors.”-Terry M on theknot.

A wedding at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne is luxurious and has a romantic elegant feel. You are welcomed with genuine smiles by the most attentive staff members, that will assure everything is perfect throughout your special day.

Fisher Island Club

“When we first stepped foot on this island we knew it was the perfect place for our wedding! Our expectations were certainly met and surpassed by their professionalism and attentiveness.”- Lisandra on weddingwire.

Indulge in breath-taking views of the Atlantic Ocean and the ever-changing Miami skyline at Fisher Island Club, one of the best wedding venues in Miami. You and your guest will travel by fairy or yacht to get to this private island paradise.

The Cocoplum a.k.a Cocoplum Women’s Club

“Cocoplum is an absolutely amazing place to have a wedding reception. They were professional, flexible and very fair in price. This place takes care of everything and we didn’t have one concern the entire time.”- Olga L on theknot.

From its superb courtyard settings to its elegant ballroom, the Cocoplum offers an old world, vintage vibe through its rich decor and architecture.

The Fontainebleau Miami Beach

“5 stars does not do this venue justice, the service and the personal attention are above and beyond that! Arlene Ruiz was more than just another vendor manager she was sincerely just as excited as you were about your event. Truly a memorable experience. I would not change one part of it.”- Anonymous user on weddingwire.

The Cruz Building

“I truly believe the Cruz Building it the most exquisite venue for someone to get married at! The moment I walked in those doors I was never able to settle for anything else.”- Aimee on weddingwire.

The Cruz Building puts three levels at your disposal, allowing you to plan a floor by floor journey throughout the event. With its unique architectural details, extravagant and awe-inspiring decor, the wedding venue will surely delight your visual senses.

The Historic Alfred Dupont Building

Plan your big day in Miami’s only Art Deco skyscraper. One of the best wedding venues in Miami, the building retains its original decor, offering the perfect combination between elegance and opulence.

Eden Roc Resort

“My husband and I can’t say enough about Eden Roc. The service was phenomenal and the staff would bend over backwards to give us a memorable experience. It was one of our best decisions!”- Anna Lee on weddingwire.

The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour

Honestly, the experience at Ritz Carlton Bal Harbour makes you want to get married over and over again! While you make think fairytale weddings are for Cinderella, you will have the best wedding at this venue. It is recommended without any hesitation!”- Forough on weddingwire.

With panoramic ocean views in the background and a breath-taking luxurious decor, the Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour is the perfect location for your fairytale wedding.

Ancient Spanish Monastery

“When my husband and I first walked into our reception, our jaws dropped down to the floor; the place was absolutely gorgeous! All of our pictures look flawless and everyone raved about how beautiful the place looked.”-Anesia B on theknot.

One of the best wedding venues in Miami, the Ancient Spanish Monastery offers five beautiful outdoor spaces and three wedding chapels to choose from. The venue’s architecture and classic vibe makes for a perfect vintage setting.

Coral Gables Country Club

The Coral Gables Country Club is the PERFECT place to have your wedding. We celebrated our wedding there in late January and the service, food and ambiance were perfection! I have received so many compliments about the wedding from our guests, who tell me it is the best wedding they ever attended. The food is absolutely delicious!”- Vanessa F on theknot. 

The Palms Hotel& Spa

“We had the destination WEDDING OF OUR DREAMS at The Palms Hotel and Spa. We absolutely could not have envisioned a more beautiful, timeless celebration. The property itself is overwhelming in its beauty; our ceremony was held at the Gazebo and reception on the Veranda Terrace. Talk about a wow factor. The location and setup were gorgeous. So magical and exactly as we had envisioned.” -Christine Z on theknot.

Miami Wedding venues- What should you look for?

Visit multiple wedding venues, and pick the one you fall in love with. Once the location is selected, every little detail should fall into place. To figure out what’s the best venue for you, envision your wedding.

Wedding venues that accommodate your guests

A small ceremony, where the newlyweds are surrounded only by the people they hold dear, requires a venue with a different capacity than a large wedding does. Additionally, consider your guests ability to travel if you’re planning a destination wedding.

Wedding venues with fantastic views

Whether you opt for an indoor or outdoor reception, the décor or view should be inviting and visually-appealing. Having the city skyline in the background or the mysterious presence of the sea will make for an interesting wedding experience. The interior is just as important. Take into consideration a venue’s architectural details.

Wedding venues with good acoustics

Wedding venues must have good acoustics to cater to your specific needs. Guests should be able to hear one another talking. Acoustics will also determine the sound quality of the music.

Budget friendly and affordable wedding venues

Budget is definitely a key factor for most couples when choosing a wedding venue. Talk to the in-house coordinator to see if there are any deals they can offer you. Some wedding venues will recommend suppliers they usually collaborate with, who might offer you a discount.

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