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Wedding Venues in St Petersburg, FL

Updated on December 22, 2012

Top 10 Wedding Venues in St Petersburg, FL

A collection of the 10 best wedding venues in St Petersburg, FL.

When getting started with their wedding plans, one of the first things newly engaged brides and grooms tend to look for is their wedding venue. After all, if you don't know the location and date of your wedding, it can be kind of hard to plan it!

As a local wedding planning and photography company, we often get asked about our favorite wedding venues in St Petersburg, Florida. The answer depends on a lot of factors - each couple is different, and will have very different requirements for their St Pete wedding venue. Your style, your budget, the theme of your wedding, and the number of wedding guests you've invited will all have an impact on which wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL is right for your wedding and reception.

That being said, here are 10 of our favorite wedding venues in St Petersburg, FL, in no particular order:

Waterfront wedding ceremony at Tampa Bay Watch
Waterfront wedding ceremony at Tampa Bay Watch

1. Tampa Bay Watch on Tierra Verde

Waterfront Wedding Venue in St Petersburg, FL

If an outdoor waterfront wedding on a lush green lawn is your idea of perfection, then Tampa Bay Watch is the wedding venue for you! Located on Tierra Verde, between St Petersburg and St Pete Beach, FL (near Fort Desoto), Tampa Bay Watch is breathtaking! With a manicured waterfront lawn and second-story indoor dining room with hard wood floors and wall-to-wall windows surrounded by a balcony, Tampa Bay Watch seats up to 150 and has something to please everyone.

Click here for more info on weddings at Tampa Bay Watch!

Private beach wedding gazebo at Isla Del Sol in St Petersburg, FL
Private beach wedding gazebo at Isla Del Sol in St Petersburg, FL

2. Isla Del Sol Yacht & Country Club

Private beach and waterfront gazebo in St Petersburg, FL!

If the thought of a private beach and a swanky upscale country club makes your eyes light up, Isla Del Sol might be the perfect venue for your wedding and reception in St Petersburg, Florida! Located off the Pinellas Bayway near St Pete Beach, Isla Del Sol seats up to 300 guests and offers world-class cuisine and breathtaking waterfront views!

Click here for more info on weddings at Isla Del Sol!

Nova 535 wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL
Nova 535 wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL

3. Nova Unique Event Space

Exposed red brick, wrought iron stair cases, and sawnky design make Nova one of the most unique wedding venues in St Petersburg, FL!

If you're looking for something truly unique for your St Petersburg wedding venue, then you might want to check out Nova Unique Event Space (aka Nova 535)! Located at 535 9th St North near downtown St Petersburg, Nova is an old red-brick building that has been redesigned to exacting standards by owner Mike Novilla and is now one of St Petersburg's top wedding and event venues! With an brick-paved bamboo courtyard as an outdoor ceremony option, and one of the most unique indoor spaces in the Tampa Bay area, Nova is an incredible wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL!

Click here for more info on weddings at Nova 535!

Retro surfer themed wedding at the Postcard Inn on St Pete Beach, Florida
Retro surfer themed wedding at the Postcard Inn on St Pete Beach, Florida

4. Postcard Inn on St Pete Beach

Retro surfer themed beachfront hotel on St Pete Beach!

If you're looking for something different for your Florida beach wedding, the Postcard Inn on St Pete Beach might be your thing! Recently redesigned with a "retro-surfer" theme, the Postcard Inn is straight out of the 1970s (but in a tasteful way, I swear!). With some amazing options for a beach wedding or outdoor garden wedding, and some truly unique spaces for an indoor or outdoor wedding reception, the Postcard Inn is definitely on the list of the most interesting wedding venues in St Petersburg, FL!

Click here for more info about a wedding at the Postcard Inn on St Pete Beach, FL!

Wedding under the oak pavilion at Sunken Gardens wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL
Wedding under the oak pavilion at Sunken Gardens wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL

5. Sunken Gardens

Outdoor tropical botanical garden wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL!

If you're looking for a tropical botanical garden for your wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL, look no further than Sunken Gardens!

The place was practically designed for weddings! With wedding and reception venue locations such as the Oak Pavilion and the Wedding Lawn, you know they put some thought into the wedding and reception experience for your wedding guests. And with an indoor wedding reception space that seats over 100 guests, you can have the best of both worlds - a tropical outdoor wedding and an air-conditioned indoor wedding reception!

Click here for more information about weddings at Sunken Gardens in St Petersburg, FL!

Wedding reception at the St Petersbrug Womens Club, wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL
Wedding reception at the St Petersbrug Womens Club, wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL

6. The St Petersburg Women's Club

Affordable waterfront wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL!

If you're into the whole waterfront thing, and you like the idea of an historic building in a quiet residential neighborhood near downtown St Pete, and you also like to save money, then you might want to consider the St Petersburg Women's Club as your wedding venue in St Petersburg, FL! Even though it's one of the most affordable venues on this list, the St Petersburg Women's Club can seat around 200 guests and has a lot going for it!

Click here for more information about weddings at the St Petersburg Women's Club!

Outdoor wedding ceremony at the Belleair Beach Community Center near Clearwater, FL
Outdoor wedding ceremony at the Belleair Beach Community Center near Clearwater, FL

7. Belleair Beach Community Center

Waterfront indoor/outdoor wedding venue near St Petersburg and Clearwater!

Conveniently located on Causeway Blvd in Belleair Beach, FL, the Belleair Beach Community Center is another affordable waterfront wedding venue in the St Petersburg area. It seats about 120 guests and has a beautiful patio area for an outdoor wedding ceremony and very nice indoor/outdoor spaces for your wedding reception. It is also a popular wedding reception venue for couples having a beach wedding on Sand Key Beach, about three miles to the north.

Click here for more information about weddings at the Belleair Beach Community Center!

Wedding reception at the Sunset Beach House wedding venue near St Petersburg, FL
Wedding reception at the Sunset Beach House wedding venue near St Petersburg, FL

8. The Sunset Beach House

Florida Beach House Weddings on Treasure Island!

If staying in your own private beachfront rental home, having your reception on the stunning white sand beach, and your reception in the backyard sounds like bliss to you, then check out the Sunset Beach House on Treasure Island for your Florida beach house wedding!

The Sunset Beach House sleeps 20, but has room for 100 guests at your wedding and reception.

Click here for more information about having your wedding at the Sunset Beach House on Treasure Island!

Wedding reception at Coquina Haven Beach House on Indian Rocks Beach, FL
Wedding reception at Coquina Haven Beach House on Indian Rocks Beach, FL

9. Coquina Haven Beach House on Indian Rocks Beach

An intimate setting for your Florida beach house wedding!

For a more intimate Florida beach house wedding experience, check out the Coquina Haven Beach House on Indian Rocks Beach. With room for about 30 guests, it is a much more intimate setting that the Sunset Beach House and is a stunning location for an intimate beach house wedding!

(Larger groups may want to consider a beach house wedding at Cay Pointe Villa right next door!)

Click here for more information about weddings at the Coquina Haven Beach House on Indian Rocks Beach!

Wedding reception at Serendipity Beach House near St Petersburg, FL
Wedding reception at Serendipity Beach House near St Petersburg, FL

10. The Serendipity Beach House on Redington Shores

Have a serendipitous Florida beach house wedding

Another great location for larger groups is the Serendipity by the Shore beach house on Redington Shores near St Petersburg. Serendipity sleeps 28 guests and has room for about 50 guests for your wedding and reception.

Click for more information about having a Florida beach house wedding on Redington Shores!

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This list was compiled by Simple Weddings in St Petersburg, Florida. Offering full service wedding planning, breathtaking wedding photography, and all inclusive destination and beach wedding packages in St Petersburg, FL.

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      seodress 4 years ago

      Great places.