The unique history and charm of St. Augustine make it one of the most sought-after destination wedding locations in Florida. Hosting a St. Augustine destination wedding offers opportunities for guests of all ages to relax, have fun, and just get away from it all.
Because of the numerous fun activities to do in and around the St. Augustine area, guests attending weddings at The Treasury on the Plaza often plan to make a vacation out of their visit. Our team loves giving tips and ideas to help you and your guests make the most of their visit to St. Augustine. Below we’ve shared a few of our favorite places to stay, special rehearsal dinner locations, and activity ideas. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us, we would be happy to assist you!
Saint Augustine is best known as the “Nation’s Oldest City.” Founded by Spain in 1565, it is the longest continually inhabited European-founded city in the United States! The quaint, historic Spanish colonial-era town sits on the beautiful Matanzas Bay, directly across from the popular beach resort area, Anastasia Island. The cobblestone streets of the historic district are dotted with quaint cafes, award-winning restaurants, historic attractions, one-of-a-kind art dealers, and unique shops. The live music and nightlife make for perfect post-wedding after-parties that are just a quick walk away from The Treasury on the Plaza! Visitors have several options on where they can stay, choosing from among the city’s numerous and popular bed-and-breakfasts, glamorous downtown hotels, or beachfront accommodations. The year-round mild climate allows visitors to enjoy the many outdoor attractions including the area’s white-sand beaches, boating, state parks, and famed golf courses.
The place you choose for your wedding ceremony and reception is a big decision, especially for a destination wedding. Fortunately, St. Augustine has no shortage of event spaces.
When planning a destination wedding in St. Augustine, it’s important to consider all of your options, but it can be difficult to do this from miles away. The Treasury Collection understands this, and we aim to do everything in our power to make your wedding day stress-free.
Virtual tours make it possible to visualize your big day and our team has plenty of vendor recommendations to ensure the event comes off without a hitch.
Both Treasury On the Plaza and our sister property, the Lightner Museum, are located in the heart of downtown St. Augustine within easy walking or driving distance to many of the area’s best attractions.
A key element to a successful wedding weekend is the rehearsal dinner, and that’s especially true with destination weddings. The rehearsal dinner is a way to kick off the wedding festivities, thank your bridal party and family for all of their help, and spend some time with out-of-town friends and family.
There are plenty of unique rehearsal dinner locations found throughout St. Augustine, including:
When you choose to host your destination wedding in St. Augustine, your guests will have plenty of options for their accommodations.
With hundreds of hotels between the historic district, St. Augustine Beach, and Vilano Beach, your friends and family have plenty of freedom to choose the experience and price point that’s best for them.
We have many recommendations within walking distance, or just a short drive away from The Treasury.
Click here for a detailed list of St. Augustine wedding accommodations.
When you choose to host your wedding in St. Augustine, you are already providing your friends and family with an unforgettable experience. But if you’re looking for unique experiences for your guests, St. Augustine has lots of fun options!
As the “Nation’s Oldest City,” history buffs will love the numerous tours available to learn about the city’s role in some of the biggest events of the last several hundred years. All of that history has also helped St. Augustine build a reputation for being haunted. Several ghost tours offer forays into the paranormal!
Here are a few more of our favorite things to do in St. Augustine:
St. Augustine is a beautiful location. Few cities offer the combination of incredible landscape, fun nightlife, and a small-town feel, all wrapped up in a setting that is both romantic and adventurous.
St. Augustine has everything you need for the best destination wedding: fun, sun, and some fantastic wedding venues!
We cannot think of a better place to host your destination wedding and can’t wait to speak with you about how we can help turn your vision into a reality. From large and luxurious weddings to intimate gatherings, The Treasury Collection has the experience and drive to make your wedding day dreams a reality. Contact us today to get a “sneak peek” at your big day.
"You cannot go wrong with picking this as your wedding venue and Saint Augustine as your destination!!"
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