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Northeastern Florida Golf Course Weddings: From Tee, to Two!

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Golf Course Weddings, Receptions, Celebrations, Venues, and Resorts: A Northeastern Florida Guide

Northeastern Florida is a golf paradise and a wedding dream destination. Our greens offer welcoming venues for everything you may wish to check off your wedding wish list. That includes unique, customized, bachelor or bachelorette parties and rehearsal dinners, through to the actual ceremony and your very special reception afterwards. 

For those among your parties who don’t golf, they’ll find “their green” on beaches, sipping poolside cocktails, shopping in unique shops, rejuvenating in luxurious spas, or simply taking in the view from a world-class hotel and resort.   

Are you ready to say “I do” to a wedding on Florida’s First Coast of Golf? Then get ready to make your putt! 

Explore the Finest Venues and Courses Jacksonville Has to Offer. 

If you, your wedding party, and your guests are landing in the Jacksonville area there are many elegant destinations to choose from -- all convenient to stunning Jacksonville beaches! Equally suited for all festivities and the ceremony. Appropriate accommodations can be found nearby in lodging you can feel proud to stay at or recommend for your loved ones.

  • Hidden Hills Golf Club, located on one of the highest elevations of Jacksonville, is not just a stunning Arnold Palmer-designed course! It’s picturesque year round, with an experienced banquet and wedding planning team. Whether you plan on inviting 50 or 300 guests to your Florida First Golf Coast dream wedding -- Hidden Hills can accommodate.
  • Eagle Landing at Oakleaf Plantation, if the more than 7,000 yards of links designed by Clyde Johnson, with a 72 par course doesn’t tempt you, then their three event venues will! The Village Green, and the Patio Breezeway surround the Clubhouse. Inside, an intimate banquet hall is ready to be filled with your guests. The venues can handle guests from 20 to 150. Several menus and other tailored options -- from event tents to carriages -- are ready for your choosing.
  • Magnolia Pointe Golf Club, is proud to not only offer stunning greens on which to play 18 rounds of golf -- but offer attractive amenities to the many discriminating couples who have tied the knot at their facility. Outdoor weddings, or indoor rehearsal dinners can be planned here. Both indoor and outdoor venues can accommodate where you say your vows, to where you celebrate the occasion afterwards. Magnolia Pointe is situated on a secluded country club campus where the beautiful Floridian landscape becomes the perfect backdrop for your perfect day!
  • One Ocean at Atlantic Beach, for when the two of you become one, the One Ocean Resort at Atlantic Beach is ready to make all your dreams come true! The beachfront hotel has all the amenities you’ve dreamed of when it comes to staying, relaxing with your guests on the beach or in the spa, and dining in their lovely restaurant. You can marry here too -- in one of two ballrooms or on the Verandina Patio. The patio is an intimate location ideal for both ceremonies and festivities.

 

 

Timeless Vows in Historic Saint Augustine. 

Saint Augustine awaits you, and has been for generations, for your special day! With historic buildings going back four centuries, a majestic fort, and a selection of Old World accommodations you will be hard pressed to find a dreamier destination.  Consider photos at the famed Castillo de San Marcos, a backdrop like no other in North America for photos of the bride in her wedding dress. Not far away, The luxurious Renaissance St Augustine has two stunning locations, in Downtown Historic St. Augustine, and nearby at the World Golf Village. Each offers captivating reasons to celebrate your nuptials in Northeastern Florida.

  • Saint John’s Golf Club, this public course designed by Bob Walker knows how to throw a private affair! Whether your nuptials take place on the stunning course, or in the spacious guest house their dedicated staff will customize an event you’ll never forget. That’s whether you’re hosting an intimate dinner for you and your loved ones, or a banquet for 100 of your closest friends!
  • Saint John’s Golf and Country Club, “peace of mind,” is what the event and wedding planners at this stunning Clyde Johnston-designed course offer. For your signature event, you will find a chic, contemporary club house nestled amidst a pine forest. A picturesque bridge offers the perfect space for your wedding photos. 
  • Golf Club at South Hampton, the atmosphere and the landscaping offer challenging golf, and stunning photos. Some 16 lakes await you and your wedding party for timeless photos against a backdrop of verdant Florida. The elegantly proportioned clubhouse offers The Grille to serve your reception needs. A variety of pre-selected and special request menus allow you to craft just the right dining experience for your guests. 
  • The World Golf Village offers you a world of golf! Two courses, the King & Bear, and the Slammer & Squire will delight all your golfing guests. (Of course they’ll know Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Sam Snead, and Gene Sarazen came together to design the greens.) Menus are designed at your discretion, and can be hosted at one of two venues. Make your plans early if you wish to take advantage of the onsite luxurious condominium rentals, or the neighboring Colonial-Asian style suites and rooms at the Renaissance Resort. 

 

 

Charming Amelia Island Venues

What a divine destination for golf and...your wedding! Amelia Island offers your guests the option of the sand pits or the sandy beaches. For the bride and her set, why not a day at the beach? For the groom and his set, let the boys hit the greens! What a lovely way to kick off married life! The Island is also home to the Ritz-Carlton at Amelia Island.   

  • Fernandina Beach Golf Club, a 27-hole venue sits just yards away from the beach. The sea air will enhance the ambiance at your special event. A tempting array of pre-selected banquet, themed buffets, and other menus will make selecting offerings as easy for the hosts as delicious as it is for the guests.
  • Amelia River Golf Club, offers you stunning vistas of lakes surrounded by sabal palms, live oaks, wax myrtles on a course by Tom Jackson. Experience the majesty of swaying palms against the azure sky as you say “I Do.” Consider a farewell brunch at the River Bar & Grill the morning after the reception. That’s if you can pull your golfers from the Scottish links. 
  • Omni Amelia Island Oak Marsh Resort, the perfect place for birdies, beaches, and brides! Omni Hotels are known for providing sophisticated luxury throughout their impressive roster of international hotels. Their Amelia Island resort is no different, with beach facing rooms, a total of 10 restaurants, six event spaces from which to select your favorite wedding venue, a truly decadent spa, and a world-renowned Tim Dye-designed golf course overlooking beautiful marshland and Florida’s scenic intracoastal waterway.
  • Golf Club of Amelia Island, offers a green where “golf blends with the beach.” Best of all, the course is also home to the Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island. The luxury hotel brand can easily fulfill all your wishes in planning the reception, wedding, bridal (or groomsmen) party day at the spa, or guest accommodations. Perhaps best of all, a wedding hosted and planned by the Ritz-Carlton will make your event a destination wedding no one will forget!

 

 

Beachside Palm Coast Venues

Ocean breezes welcome you to Florida’s Palm Coast, and postcard worthy venues are ready to host your nuptials. This beachside community prides itself on taking care of its environment. Beaches, waterfronts, parks and outdoor spaces offer a wealth of spots to share with your guests. Make it a return destination after your special day!

  • The Ocean and Conservatory Courses at Hammock Beach Golf Resort and Spa, these unique ranges allow you and your guests to get in some amazing golf on two unique courses! But, it’s not just the golf and British-style links. This beautifully designed resort features 35,000 square feet of outdoor space and 15,000 feet of indoor space. This gives you many options where you can plan and host a very special event to meet all your golf course wedding must-haves. Or, why not get married overlooking the beach or on the sand*? *Leave your shoes on or off, it’s up to you! As long as you say “I do!”
  • Palm Harbor Golf Club, is considered by many to be a piece of “Old Florida,” and one of the best courses in the region. Romantic Spanish moss, palm trees, and live oaks surround the facility. Waterways, lakes, and other accents continue the Old Florida charm. For your celebrations -- there’s a club house, and on-site restaurant where your festivities can be accommodated easily. 

 

 

Ponte Vedra, a Relaxed Beach Community with World-class Golf

While it’s less than 30 miles from Saint Augustine, and less than 20 from Jacksonville, you and your guests are sure to feel worlds away in this unincorporated beach community on an island known as San Pablo by locals. Three world-class golf courses, and a host of other amenities, make this wedding-ready for even the most discerning of travelers and newlyweds. As one bride said of her wedding here, the light came through the trees on the course perfectly making her special moment shine. 

  • Ponte Vedra Inn & Club and The Lodge & Club, find two stunning resorts, one magnificent location on Ponte Vedra Beach! These world-class resorts offer the best of everything from tennis to golf, from beaches to luxurious poolside accommodations. For a golf club experience, you will find three courses to delight you and your guests. For your wedding ceremony, through to the reception venues, staff at the resorts are ready to fulfill -- or create -- all your wedding ideas.
  • Dye’s Valley Course at TPC Sawgrass and Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass offers one of the most iconic links of any golf course: the 17th Island Green. It’s a specially-designed island with a narrow strip of land connecting it to the main course. And, speaking of “main courses,” the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa will help you plan the perfect wedding. The Mediterranean-style TPC Clubhouse boasts nearly 80,000 square feet of space, the perfect backdrop for a classic wedding. 
  • The Yards Golf Club is a true classic, designed by legendary Arnold Palmer as the Oaks Bridge Club. However, The Yards has brought the classic country club into the 21st century, for the way we live, work, and play today. Two courses, the Frontyard and the Backyard frame this stunning facility. If you want to perfect your game, or some rusty players want to remember the ropes, a practice field is just the place to tee off. Contact them to curate an experience filled with boutique charm and lush ambiance.