7 Perfect Venues For Your Destination Wedding

Brides and grooms can discover the beauty of the Philippines while celebrating their love in these sophisticated venues across the archipelago.

Weddings are considered one of the most eventful days in a person’s life. After all, we celebrate weddings to honor the union between two souls who found solace and love with each other; thus, such a day should be perfect and sublime. 

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One of the ways couples make sure that their weddings are worth remembering is by choosing the perfect venue. Some couples may prefer traditional church weddings—classic and quintessential. However, other couples are now exploring the option of a destination wedding. Destination wedding venues add meaning to the celebration; traveling to a far-off place symbolizes the lengths that a married couple will go through to find each other, time and time again.

Anj Asuncion and Martin Aguilar’s wedding in Balesin / Photo by Axioo Bali

Moreover, destination wedding venues can perfectly represent a couple’s solemn and eternal love. From beach fronts and private islands to cliff decks and gardens, these venues are worth checking out for your dream destination wedding. 

Amanpulo

Known as a private luxe getaway, Amanpulo is an island worth looking into for your destination wedding. Furthermore, you can choose if you want to celebrate your wedding in a palm-fringed stretch of sand or a winding path through a tree-canopied glade. After the wedding, the couple, their entourage, and the guests can celebrate the reception in some of the villas, exclusive dining areas, or even aboard one of Amanpulo’s luxury boats.

Intimate set up by the beach/ Photo via Amanpulo website

Balesin

Another private island known for its beautiful and exclusive beaches, Balesin is also a wedding hot spot. The island has seven different themed villages that take you around the world. Furthermore, couples can choose from 20 indoor and outdoor wedding and reception venues. 

Balesin village/ Photo via Instagram @balesinislandanclub

Baguio Country Club

Destination weddings don’t always need to be on beaches—you can also celebrate your nuptial in a cold and scenic venue like Baguio Country Club. A venue built on heritage, Baguio Country Club will surely be a memorable destination wedding spot. Couples can choose to celebrate their wedding in different parts of the country club. Furthermore, each part of the club contains its unique history—making the union more meaningful.

William Cameron Forbes Ballroom/ Photo via Baguio Country Club website

Amorita 

Many couples say their wedding is one of the peaks of their relationship—poetically, you can celebrate your marriage atop a limestone cliff on the southern edge of Bohol’s Panglao Island. Amorita is a tranquil and secluded venue you can look into when choosing your destination wedding venue. Moreover, couples hold their weddings in the seaside retreat Cliff Deck. The wedding spot will give the matrimony celebration a backdrop of a clear blue sky looking down at an amazing view of the azure Bohol sea.

Table with a view/ Photo via Amorita website

Shangri-La Boracay

A destination wedding venue list wouldn’t be complete without Shangri-La Boracay. The world-class hotel on the famous white fine sand beach can host your wedding in their cliffside pavilion overlooking the sea or by the beach with a sunset background. 

Table by the beach/ Photo via Shangri-La Boracay website

Club Paradise Palawan

Weddings are celebrations of pure love, a couple being eternally bound together by a covenant built by trust. It is just fitting to get married in the immaculate blue waters of Club Paradise Palawan. A secluded executive island located in the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Club Paradise Palawan is a wedding venue like no other. Its truly a venue that’s perfect for couples who are looking for an intimate and romantic place where they can tie the knot.

Intimate wedding set up/ Photo via Club Paradise Palawa website

Crimson Boracay

Being breathlessly in love with your partner can be coupled with the breathtaking beauty of Station Zero on your wedding day. Achieve the perfect intimate and exclusive wedding of your dreams with Crimson Boracay. Furthermore, you have the option to choose where to celebrate your wedding within the resort. May it be on the pristine sands of the BeachFront, the luxurious Event Pavillions, or the grandiose Coral Ballroom.

Wedding by the beach / Photo courtesy of Crimson Boracay

Banner photo via Amanpulo website.

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