aerial photo of Acqualina pools and beach

Florida Wedding Venue, Acqualina Resort and Residences


April 1, 2024
Words by Carolyn Steere
Photos courtesy of Acqualina Resort

Nestled along the sun-kissed shores of Sunny Isles Beach in Florida, the Mediterranean-inspired Acqualina Resort and Residences on the Beach offers an idyllic setting for an intimate and sophisticated destination wedding.

wedding arch with pink florals Image by Suzanne Delawar Studios

From their warm greeting at the entrance, the attentive and personalized service provided by the dedicated staff was truly exceptional throughout our stay.  

deluxe one bedroom living room with desk

The resort’s elegant rooms and sumptuous suites….all with breathtaking views of the azure Atlantic Ocean or the intercoastal waterway…. were outfitted with uber-comfy beds and every luxury amenity one could ask for. 

spa relaxation area

Three oceanfront swimming pools, a private beach with cabanas, and the indulgent Acqualina spa encourage your wedding guests to retreat and immerse themselves in a world of relaxation and rejuvenation.

Aqualina Resort room interior, balcony and pool view

With its scenic location along the pristine Sunny Isles Beach, Acqualina Resort and Residences on the Beach provides a picturesque backdrop for couples seeking a dream destination wedding event for themselves and their guests. Acqualina’s team of experienced wedding planners work closely with couples, priding themselves in their attention to detail and in curating a personalized experience.


In addition to the wedding ceremony and reception, Acqualina Resort’s wedding offerings extend to pre and post-wedding events, including rehearsal dinners and farewell brunches.  Couples can choose from a variety of unique venues within the resort, from a beachfront ceremony with the sound of waves as a backdrop, a well-appointed tent that can accommodate a larger event or an elegant affair in one of the resort’s newly renovated ballrooms, Acqualina provides versatile spaces to accommodate different wedding styles and sizes.

Avra Miami interior of restaurant

At Acqualina Resort and Residences on the Beach the culinary experiences are nothing short of extraordinary. Il Mulino New York, a Michelin-starred restaurant on-site, serves authentic Italian flavors served in an intimate and sophisticated setting.

Costa Grill plates and outdoor seatingKeuh restaurant interior and food

A wide variety of Asian-fusion-inspired dishes at Ke-uH provide a complementary alternative and were so delicious that we were anxious to return to try more of their offerings.  Beachfront dining at Costa Grill, guests are treated to their signature coconut water, mouth-watering cocktails and lighter fare throughout the day. 

rectangular pool with red lounge chairs

The resort’s commitment to excellence, coupled with its stunning surroundings and impeccable service, makes it a perfect choice for couples seeking a truly enchanting destination wedding experience.

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