Wedding venues are top of mind for every bride and groom. As engagement season is upon us, we feature the various best Bahamas venues for a wedding reception. Spaces for your wedding reception vary by island in the Bahamas. Major islands, Nassau and Grand Bahama, of course, offer an array of spaces ranging from ballrooms to gardens and beaches. The Out Islands where charming boutique hotels are located offer the same though, perhaps on a smaller scale yet very secluded, private and charming.
Best Beach Wedding Reception Venues
The Cove Eleuthera’s beach is an easy, exquisite setting for your destination wedding in the Bahamas. The beach setting accommodates up to 100 guests.
The Exumas are renown for pristine beaches and gorgeous shades of blue waters. We particularly love a ceremony on the beach followed by a reception at the same location. Cays in the near distance make picturesque backdrops for your Bahamas wedding pictures.
Ocean’s Edge at Atlantis is a beach overlook Bahamas wedding ceremony and reception venue for up to 100 guests.
Sandyport Beach at Blue Sail Restaurant, Sandyport, Nassau hosts your wedding ceremony while the upper sand terrace accommodates a cocktail reception. And, the dining room overlooking the ocean houses up to 50 people for a reception dinner.
Banana Bay Beach, Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island is known for its sandbars that pop out during various times of the day. Home of Banana Bay Restaurant, Banana Bay Beach accommodates up to 100 or more people for your Bahamas destination wedding.
The Abaco Club at Winding Bay, Abaco is wonderful for your wedding Bahamas reception. Sunsets are special.
Best Bahamas Venues for a Wedding reception – Ballrooms
Melia Beach Resort offers the ground floor Independence Ballroom with a capacity for over 100 set banquet style.
Atlantis Paradise Island ballrooms accommodate gala wedding receptions. There’s little limit to the number of guests who can dance the night away here.
Pelican Bay’s Delphine Grand Salon seats up to 100 people. Tall glass doors surround the entire open offering an indoor/outdoor feel. Complete with wrap-around balcony, Delphine’s allows for a balcony cocktail hour with dinner indoors and dancing on the balcony or indoors. Its view of the bay is stunning.
Grand Lucayan Beach and Golf Resort – The glass doors of Grand Lucayan’s Pavillion offer beautiful ocean views. Situated on Grand Bahama Island, this ballroom seats up to 100 people.
Gardens for Your Bahamas Reception
Botanical gardens are scattered throughout the Islands of The Bahamas. Brides who want something different may wish to consider a garden ceremony and reception for a destination wedding Bahamas.
The Versailles Gardens at The Ocean Club, A Four Seasons Resort, Bahamas, is a favourite of many brides. The striking setting showcases stunning gardens where your cocktail hour and reception can be held.
Hilton British Colonial located in downtown Nassau offers gardens with a backdrop of the ocean. Groups of up to 100 can be accommodated here.
Garden of the Groves on Grand Bahama Island is the perfect botanical garden for a relaxed wedding ceremony and outdoor reception dinner. Built in memory of the founder of Freeport, Wallace Groves, this 10-acre garden is complete with waterfalls, various spots with pretty backdrops. The St. Francis Chapel, a replica of the first church on Grand Bahama, is cute for a wedding ceremony of up to 50 people.
Rand Memorial Nature Center is for nature lovers. Complete with trails, the Rand Nature Center is ideal for a reception of up to 100 people.
No Limit to Venues for Your Bahamas Wedding Reception
There’s no limit to the possibilities for the best Bahamas venues for your reception. Chic Bahamas Weddings can help you plan your event anywhere in The Bahamas. Contact us today to begin planning your special day.