Discover Ideal Florida Beach & Oceanfront Locations for Destination Weddings at Acqualina Resort

May 16, 2009 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
Sunny Isles Beach, FL May 16, 2009 - South Florida's quintessential luxury resort, Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach-a spectacular beach resort location infused with the classic elegance of old world Europe-provides the ideal backdrop for a destination wedding in Florida. Located on 4.5 stunning beachfront acres and featuring 400 feet of pristine Atlantic Ocean coastline in Sunny Isles Beach, Acqualina is an intimate resort with grand amenities, offering a variety of options for the bride and groom to create a destination wedding experience that is distinctly their own.

An oceanfront masterpiece, Acqualina soars between the Intracoastal Waterway and the sparkling blue Atlantic; the resort's grand Mediterranean-inspired 51-story tower features 97 lavish suites and rooms. Perfect for the bride who has always dreamt of being married in a fairy tale setting, Acqualina's European styling and opulent traditional charm provide a dramatic setting for a beachfront wedding ceremony and reception. Conveniently located minutes away from the Fort Lauderdale and Miami International airports, wedding guests will find traveling to the event an easy and pleasurable experience.

Four oceanfront banquet rooms offer guests a perfect venue for wedding receptions or events ranging in size from 10 to 130 people. The oceanfront lawn area can also be tented and air-conditioned for more elaborate affairs. All rooms are outfitted with state-of-the-art meeting technology, including high-speed Internet access, sound systems, blackout drapes, lighting and individual temperature controls.

Acqualina's expertly trained staff will tend to every detail of the wedding party, helping to make the couple's vision a reality. The on-site wedding planner will guide the couple through every step of the process, from choosing the right location on the beach, near the stunning center pool or in one of the resort's four banquet rooms to planning the wedding reception. In addition, Il Mulino New York is the perfect place for an intimate rehearsal dinner in the acclaimed Italian restaurant's private dining room.

The resort's event staff can also assist the bride and groom in organizing group activities for individual guests or the wedding party to create a unique destination wedding weekend. For the bridal party, an indulgent afternoon at the 20,000-square-foot ESPA at Acqualina or lunch and an afternoon stroll through the Bal Harbour Shops is the perfect way to get ready for the big day. The groom and his groomsmen can enjoy an afternoon of sport fishing, water sports or 18 holes of golf.

Whether it is a small gathering on the beach for friends and family or a lavish, inspired affair, Acqualina provides an intimate environment with grand amenities and an exceptional, experienced staff to create a Florida destination wedding experience that blends the couple's personalities with the unparalleled level of luxury and service provided by the resort.

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