Marco Island is a beachy paradise, and it is the largest of Florida’s ten thousand islands. Marco Island is just a short drive from Naples, and overlooks the glittering blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Couples who get married on Marco Island can expect white sand beaches and massive resorts to accommodate huge wedding parties, as well as intimate tropical gardens and cozy bistros for smaller weddings. With amazing weather year-round, Marco Island is a great wedding location for locals and destination weddings alike, with loads of accommodation options and specials for rooms booked in blocks. Couples can sip mimosas in the sunshine as they prepare and get dressed, say “I do” in the sand while the ocean waves lap gently at the shore behind them, and party the night away at the reception for the happiest day of their lives.

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1.Olde Marco Island Inn & Suites

Olde Marco Island Inn & Suites
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The two bedroom condos at Olde Marco Island Inn and Suites make for a perfect home base for wedding party and guests alike, with plenty of space for everyone to primp and dress and get ready for the festivities of the day. After a romantic and touching ceremony, the party can begin at the Bistro Soleil, with wide, airy windows surrounded by ocean views, and a dining room that includes a piano bar. The grounds are gorgeous and perfect for wedding photos, and the shops and restaurants on site will provide plenty of entertainment for guests staying in the area for the wedding festivities.

100 Palm St, Marco Island, FL 34145, Phone: 239-394-3131

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2.Marco Island Historical Society

Marco Island Historical Society
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The event space at Marco Island Historical Society has over 2600 square feet of space, meaning there is ample room for a variety of setups for the reception. In the auditorium, up to 250 people can comfortably sit for a ceremony, and with round tables for the reception, up to 144 can join the celebratory meal. The atmosphere in the space is warm and welcoming, and can be decorated to suit the style of the happy couple. Marco Island Historical Society also has the capability for not only sound systems but also multimedia slideshows or videos, and even an optional stage with a full lighting system. The Rose History Auditorium at the Marco Island Historical Society can be utilized year round for indoor and outdoor weddings.

180 S Heathwood Dr, Marco Island, FL 34145, Phone: 239-389-6447

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3.Rookery Club House

Rookery Club House
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A lush green lawn surrounded by a manicured garden serves as the location for a wedding ceremony at the Rookery Club House, with options for the reception in either an indoor or outdoor space. If the couple chooses the outdoor space, and the weather doesn’t cooperate with plans for the big day, the Rookery Club House can easily move the festivities indoors. Couples can enjoy a food tasting to craft their own menu for the event, which can include a wide variety of hors d'oeuvres during cocktail hour if desired. The Rookery makes for an elegant, beautiful wedding venue with all the expected comforts as well as the excellence that comes with the Marriott name.

400 S Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL 34145, Phone: 239-394-2511

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4.Marco Beach Ocean Resort

Marco Beach Ocean Resort
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Every detail will be perfectly in place for a wedding at Marco Beach Ocean Resort. From getting dressed and ready in the morning, sipping mimosas in comfy spa robes in front of a wall full of mirrors in the Bridal Ready Room to actually saying “I do” while barefoot in the sand, with the sound of the ocean as a gentle soundtrack to your vows, Marco Beach Ocean Resort will help to craft a perfect and unforgettable wedding experience. Couples can choose to marry—as well as eat, drink, and be merry—on the beach, a rooftop garden, a sunset terrace, or in a ballroom which hosts up to 130 guests.

480 S Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL 34145, Phone: 239-393-1400

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5.Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort and Spa

Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort and Spa
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Marco Island is a veritable beach paradise, and combined with the luxury of the Hilton name, couples who get married at the Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort and Spa are in for an elegant and unforgettable day they will remember for the rest of their lives. After standing before your friends and loved ones on the impeccable white sands of the beach as the sun sets over the Gulf of Mexico, and vowing to love each other always, couples can join their guests in one of three ballrooms, two of which feature outdoor terrace space, for the party of a lifetime. Couples can craft a custom menu or buffet table, and the Hilton has a wide list of vendors to choose from when it comes to event management, and extra activities to make this wedding one no one will ever forget.

560 S Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL 34145, Phone: 239-394-5000

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6.JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort

JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort
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The staff at the JW Marriott MArco Island Beach Resort are extremely experienced when it comes to helping couples design, plan, and execute their dream wedding. Whether couples are looking to read their vows near the ocean during sunset, enjoy dinner with their guests under the shining stars, or even dance the night away under the moonlight, the staff is happy to help make their dreams a reality. There are many interesting venue spaces to choose from at this resort, and a wide assortment of wedding packages help make it easy for couples to create their dream wedding.

400 S Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL 34145, Phone: 239-394-2511

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7.Marco Island Princess

Marco Island Princess
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Weddings held on the Marco Island Princess are very unique, in that they take place on a large ship that explores the crystal clear waters surrounding Marco Island and in the Gulf of Mexico. There are a variety of packages that couples can choose from when designing their dream wedding aboard the Marco Island Princess, and onsite staff are always happy to help ensure the event goes smoothly from start to finish. Everything from the rehearsal dinner to the after party can be hosted by the Marco Island Princess, and with completely customizable options couples can design their dream day.

951 Bald Eagle Drive, Marco Island, FL 34145, Phone: 239-642-5415

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8.Marco Island Yacht Club

Marco Island Yacht Club
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The Marco Island Yacht Club offers three distinct wedding venue options for couples to choose from, based not only on their budget, but also on their style and decoration preferences. The Harbour Room is an indoor event space that has the decorations of a classic ballroom and can be used no matter what the weather or time of year is. The Point is an outdoor space that is partially covered by and can be opened to the outdoors; this space is great for ceremonies when the weather is agreeable. Lastly, the Courtyard is a completely outdoor space that has scenic backdrops and plenty of natural light. No matter what space couples choose, Marco Island Yacht Club offers comprehensive packages to help plan the ideal wedding.

1400 N Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL 34145, Phone: 239-394-0199

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9.Cauley Square Village

Cauley Square Village
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Couples seeking an idyllic garden wedding should consider booking their special day at Cauley Square Village. This wedding venue specializes in a variety of different thematic weddings and is more than happy to customize the special day based on the needs of the couple. There are three distinct types of weddings that Cauley Square Village focuses on, the first being rustic weddings that involve a combination of elegance and classic rustic features. Their second specialty is traditional weddings with a timeless look, specifically designed to focus on the bride and groom. The last type of weddings this venue focuses on are vintage weddings that are inspired by the Victorian era.

22400 Old Dixie Hwy, Miami, FL 33170, Phone: 305-258-3543

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9 Best Marco Island Wedding Venues