Cake by the Ocean – Top 6 Oceanfront Wedding Venues

by Indonesia, Thailand, Weddings

A wedding on a pristine tropical beach or on an ocean-view clifftop…

Sounds fantastic, yet most of us don’t think far past the general idea. After all, there’s a lot of things to consider before flying off to tie the knot in a different country. You need a suitable location, someone to organise the event, decorate the venue, catering, a place for the guests to stay….

Luckily, we know incredible beachfront hotels that will do all this for you. All you need to do is select the hotel – everything else will be taken care of!

SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort – Phuket, Thailand

With a strong belief that marriage is an occasion to always be cherished, SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort puts a lot of effort into the wedding experience. You can choose from a variety of exotic locations for your ceremony, from the pristine Mai Khao Beach to the lush green lawns, or an intimate sunset rooftop setting. The management team gives special attention to the wedding requirements to ensure the best advice and service at all times. 

Whether you want to be the one making all the decisions, or go with the flow of a pre-arranged scenario, the resort can give you all of it and more. You can select a private grandiose event, an eclectic and cultural ceremony, or a custom made experience. The same goes for the dining options, thanks to a passionate and creative culinary team ready to offer a myriad of dishes for the menu.

All the little details, such as the wedding bouquet, groom corsage and the decoration of the location are taken care of by the dedicated SALA team. The service can also include both pre- and post-wedding activities, transportation, exclusive dinner parties, starlight cinema and honeymoon pampering.

Sounds too good to be true? With SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort everything and anything is possible!

Aleenta Phuket Resort & Spa – Phang Nga, Thailand

There are a lot of reasons to select Aleenta Phuket-Phang Nga for a wedding celebration…

Firstly, the team offers various packages including Western, Thai and Indian. No matter what type of ceremony you choose, you will get a dedicated wedding planner committed to delivering the wedding you’ve always dreamed of. They will arrange the ceremony, flower decorations, select the right music to entertain your guests and even help find the wedding dress –  while you relax and treat yourself to some pre-celebration spa pampering. You can be involved as much or as little as you want to ensure that your event runs exactly how you’ve imagined it.

You can also select from different locations: Aleenta’s private beach or one of the resort’s beautiful villas; and pick your own entertainment programme – from classical music or a traditional Thai dance performance to a DJ, fire dancers and fireworks. Perhaps the most exciting of all is the unique social responsibility add-on giving you an option to include a tree-planting ceremony, adopt and release turtles into the ocean, or make a donation to one of the charities supported by the resort.

Samabe Bali Suites & Villas – Bali, Indonesia

Suiting all occasions, from an intimate ceremony for two to a truly lavish celebration for up to 500 guests, Samabe Bali Suites & Villas is an obvious choice for an upcoming wedding in Bali.

The resort provides a selection of picturesque settings including the white sandy beach, the sophisticated Pearl Chapel on the cliff, and for those who desire a wow factor – a cave by the ocean. Or why not opt for an Ocean Pool Villa and the inspiring setting of ‘Ring of Fire’ perched atop the cliff for a sacred ceremony surrounded by breathtaking views. 

And if you have a large family and lots of guests, the Taman Barong-Barong area of the resort features an 8000 metre lawn able to handle up to 500 guests. If that is not enough, you can even take over the entire resort, ensuring that you and your guests have total privacy to enjoy Samabe Bali Suites & Villas all to yourselves!

The Samaya – Seminyak – Bali, Indonesia

If you want the Indian Ocean waves to be your wedding guests, look no further than The Samaya Seminyak. Set on a mesmerising sandy beach surrounded by tropical palms, it’s the place to go to for that movies-inspired tropical vibe.

Treating your friends and family to a special celebration is easy with the team of experienced wedding planners ready to cater to your every whim. After saying “I do” move to a beautiful reception in the location of your choice: the spacious poolside garden, the restaurant or beachfront deck. 

Perfectly equipped for private and intimate weddings, The Samaya Seminyak offers excellent cuisine, entertainment and decoration options to choose from. What’s more, you are already at the perfect honeymoon destination!

Paresa Resort – Phuket, Thailand

If ocean views are on the top of your wedding bucket list, but you still want something different to the usual beach weddings, Paresa Resort is just the place! The resort embraces the exclusivity of its natural surroundings and has unrivalled views of the Andaman Sea from its cliff top location in Phuket. 

Say your vows at the Miracle Lawn, the wedding venue located on the “Heaven” level of the resort, making sure that your marriage starts off on the best note. The Paresa wedding team will make your ceremony as individual and tailor-made as possible, so you can be sure that everything runs smoothly.

From simple private ceremonies, to the most opulent and extravagant events, you will have your dream-come-true wedding at Paresa. Add a wedding reception at the Michelin-approved Talung Thai restaurant to the mix, and you can be sure that your guests will be blown away!

Pimalai Resort & Spa – Koh Lanta, Thailand

Last but by no means least – determined to produce a wedding of a lifetime every single time, Pimalai Resort & Spa has some truly astounding packages. You can stick to classical with a traditional Western wedding, go cultural with a Thai Blessing Package or make it chill and casual with some Rustic Chic. 
The locations also vary – from the resort’s restaurants to a pristine beach or the ballroom. But the most unusual one yet – a private speed boat – definitely one to tell your future grandchildren about! And you get to choose from some interesting entertainment choices: a music band and Thai dancing; a long drum parade; fire spin show and fireworks… 

We ‘re feeling romantic just imagining this! Are you?

For more information about these hotels and how to plan your perfect wedding, please contact us for more details.