Wedding Bliss in Fort Myers

    By Kara Franker

    Southwest Florida is famous for its treasured seashells and stunning sunsets -- a perfect backdrop for your destination wedding in Florida. 

    Located in Fort Myers, the Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort & Spa offers a serene setting, worthy of one of the most special moments of your life. Surrounded by 85 acres of lush landscaping and peaceful water views, the resort is a tropical paradise, and just a short drive to Sanibel and Captiva Islands. 

    Tour the Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort & Spa 

    The resort offers a selection of indoor and outdoor event venues to accomodate ceremonies and receptions. 

    Take your pick from an elegant indoor ballroom or a beautiful outdoor location

    Cove Beach

    • The most private and intimate beach location on the back bay of the Gulf of Mexico
    • Surrounded by lush tropical foliage and beautiful palm trees
    • Seats 2 to 80 guests

    The Palm Pool

    • A poolside grand veranda, surrounded by lush landscaping and the peaceful sounds of a trickling water fountain
    • Overlooks the majestic back bay of the Gulf of Mexico
    • Seats up to 500 guests

    Everglades Pool Terrace

    • An intimate tropical poolside location
    • Provides a picturesque view of the resort and the back bay of the Gulf of Mexico
    • Seats up to 100 guests

    Host your reception or rehearsal dinner on a yacht:

    The Sanibel Harbour Princess, the resort’s private yacht, has an expansive outdoor observation deck and two indoor, air-conditioned salons. This 100-foot vessel can comfortably accommodate up to 100 guests and is popular for wedding rehearsal dinner cruises. 

    Check out a few of the resort's highlights

    • More than 300 guest rooms and suites with private balconies and gulf views
    • There are multiple waterfront pools and tons of on-site activities 
    • The Spa at Sanibel Harbour is a full-service on-site spa for your pre-wedding pampering
    • A certified wedding planner will provide you with personalized consultations and service
    • Catering team led by the resort's award-winning Executive Chef

    If You Go: Contact the Catering and Conference Planning Coordinator for custom wedding packages at (239) 466-2145 or Laura.Lease@marriottsales.com. Visit the resort's website for information on booking your stay. 

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