It’s finally arrived, the day where we shower that special someone in gifts and show them truly how much they mean to us. Some of you may be planning on popping the question over a romantic candle-lit meal for two tonight, and some of you will be already eagerly anticipating getting your wedding plans in order as soon as possible.
Ever thought about walking down the aisle on powder-white beach with leaning palm trees, Caribbean smells, sounds, and nothing but clear ocean for miles? Nothing quite says paradise like a wedding in the Bahamas – so here’s why this top cruising destination is the perfect place to say ‘I Do’.
Sandy Toes, Rose Island
If you’re looking for something intimate and secluded, private beachfront Sandy Toes is the ultimate romantic wedding hot-spot in The Bahamas. Your own private beach for the day – best of all, you can customise everything about your special day down to the finest grain of sand. With 1000 ft of beach to play with, go wild! It’s safe to say the possibilities are endless – they offer everything from private cocktail hours to open bars and solo violinists. And with a professional wedding planner at your fingertips, you can put your feet up and hand it over to the experts who’ll sort everything for you. All you need to do is have a dream – and watch it come true!
Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island
This wedding destination is a treasure trove of pleasure for your big day. Better yet, there’s a choice of 20 wedding venues on the resort, all providing a unique experience. You could be sinking your toes into soft sand as you walk down the isle, or surround yourself in breathtaking gardens and sunset backdrops – the choice is all yours. There’s 21 restaurants, 19 bars, 11 swimming pools, a 20 million-gallon water park and the largest casino in the Caribbean all in this one resort. So if you’re thinking of a wedding day packed with fun and adventure – as well as beauty, you’ve come to the right place.
Sandals Royal Bahamian Spa Resort
Not only is this resort breathtaking, it’s award-winning! Sandals Royal Bahamian Spa Resort was voted ‘Top Spa Resort’ by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler – and it certainly deserves this accolade. You’ll be given your very own wedding planner to guide you through every step, making your experience stress free. It’s all about the personal touches – you can design your very own signature cocktails to serve your guests, enjoy a pre-weddding manicure and open bar. Did we mention their honeymoon suite is to die for? After all that wedding bliss, you can enjoy the luxury of your own plunge-pool and a butler to wait on you hand and foot – it’s your very own private love nest.
Graycliff Mansion, Nassau
Looking for tropical paradise? Look no further! The elegant, graceful setting of 18th century mansion Graycliff has everything you need when it comes to something unique for your wedding location – forested pools, perfect backdrops and a rustic atmosphere. As much as the beach-style celebration is nothing short of beautiful, if you want something extra special and a little different, this is the perfect place for two people to become one. You can have everything from two to 300 guests – this hidden-away haven is a beautiful venue choice.
Tiamo Resort, South Andros Island
If you want something seriously secluded then Tiamo Resort is the place to say your vows. You can only access the resort by plane or boat, and with a private beach and 10 cottages – you really can have the most intimate experience. You won’t just want to spend your wedding day here, you’ll be looking to stay for the full honeymoon, too. It may be a hidden gem in The Bahamas, but this doesn’t mean your ceremony has to be small – your wedding coordinator can help make it as simple or extravagant as you want. After all, you and that special someone could have the full resort to yourselves – how amazing?! This tropical wonder is nothing short of idyllic with shimmering waters and soft, silk sands – this private beach is calling your name.
Looking to put a ring on it?
Don’t just get married in The Bahamas, travel there in style too when you book a cruise with us! You could have a pre-wedding extravaganza or honeymoon bliss – from spectacular shore excursions to picture-perfect views, there’s simply no better way to see the world and celebrate your happy occasion.
Just take a look on the Deals section of our website by clicking here, or alternatively, give one of our cruise experts a call on 0800 027 8302 – they’ll help you discover that perfect sailing in no time!