Beach Wedding Ideas: Our Favorite Vendors in the South Walton, Florida Area
Planning your Florida beach wedding can be tough — especially if it’s a destination wedding that you’re organizing from miles away! Luckily, our staff has a trusted circle of great vendors to help our brides bring their dreams to life on the big day.
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite vendors in the South Walton and Destin, Florida area below. With these fabulous folks on board, you’re guaranteed to have an amazing Florida beach wedding.
Wedding Coordination Services
Kiss the Bride Wedding and Event Planning: The professional wedding team at Kiss the Bride is prepared to handle every aspect of your wedding day! Led by Kristi Purvis, the Kiss the Bride team works hand in hand with our Wedding Manager to ensure your ceremony and reception are executed flawlessly. The team has won numerous awards from The Knot and WeddingWire, and is a trusted partner of Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa! For more information, visit kissthebridedestin.com.
Flowers & Wedding Decorations
It’s a Perfect Day Wedding Florist: We love the flowers, linens and beach set ups provided by It’s a Perfect Day! A WeddingWire favorite, It’s a Perfect Day has everything you need for the perfect Florida beach wedding from chairs to benches, arbors, vases, lanterns, hooks and more. Their flower arrangements are beautiful, and a perfect compliment to the sugar-white sands and emerald waters on our beach! For more information visit, perfectdayweddingflorist.com.
Yasha Becker with Hilton Sandestin Beach: The best wedding cakes in the area are made by our professional, in-house pastry chef, Yasha Becker. There’s no one better than Yasha — he works with each couple to customize dessert selections for the big day based on individual tastes and styles. He also specializes in unique Groom’s Cakes. Whether you want to show some personality, or create a tribute to a special place or hobby, a Groom’s Cake is a fun addition to any wedding. For more information, contact our wedding team here.
Entertainment / Music
GTS Weddings: The team at GTS Weddings has been in the business for over 25 years, and worked with hundreds of happy couples. From music (ceremony musicians, bands and DJs are all available) to sound and AV equipment, GTS has everything you need for the big day. The team also provides a variety of other services, like pyro shows, caricature artists and more! They even offer officiant services for your special day. For more information, visit gtsweddings.com.
Photography / Videography
Sunset Images: Angie from Sunset Images is a Florida native and an expert at capturing the gorgeous colors of a beautiful beach sunset. She specializes in taking photographs that express a couple’s unique personality, with vibrant and sharp colors filling the frame. To view her portfolio, visit sunsetimagesphotography.com.
Elizabeth Laird Photography: 30A photographer Elizabeth Laird Bohannon aims to honestly document her clients on their wedding day — every smile, glance, tear and celebration. Images are rarely posed or rehearsed. Her beautiful, candid photography makes her a favorite among our brides. For more information, visit elairdphoto.com.
The Jacksons Photography, LLC: The Jacksons are traveling photographers who capture images from weddings, engagements and anniversary celebrations all around the country. They specialize in catching those quiet, intimate moments for their clients, and provide couples with an array of sentimental photos from their big day. For more information, visit thejacksonsphotography.com.
Forever Young Images LLC: Our brides love working with Robert and Stacey Young from Forever Young Images. The team is extremely personable, and helps couples feel at ease during every shot — making for some beautiful photos, and memories to last a lifetime. For more information, visit fyimages.com.
Spa Services / Hair & Makeup
Serenity by the sea Spa at Hilton Sandestin Beach: Serenity by the sea Spa is a perfect (and very conveniently located!) place for pre-nuptial pampering. With a nail salon, hair and makeup studio and more, brides and bridal parties can get ready for the ceremony in a fun, relaxing atmosphere just steps from the beach! We recommend brides try a Wedding Spa Package, which can be customized to include facial treatments leading up to the big day, breakfast or brunch with your bridal party, services for the gentleman and more. For more information, visit serenitybytheseaspa.com.
When planning your Florida wedding on the beach, consult our team for recommendations and insight into the best local vendors for every service! We have lots of beach wedding ideas to complete your big day!