SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

September 28, 2011 15:58 ET

Destin Beach Florida Hotel Partners With SunQuest Cruises to Offer Exquisite Wedding Accommodations

Brides and Grooms Can Say "I Do" While Cruising the Bay

DESTIN, FL--(Marketwire - Sep 28, 2011) - Couples looking for an unforgettable wedding venue can set sail with Courtyard Sandestin and SunQuest Cruises, which offers a one-of-a-kind venue for weddings, receptions and rehearsal dinners aboard its elegant Solaris yacht.

The 125-foot yacht, docked at the hotel's Baytowne Marina, offers one of the most unique wedding venues Destin, FL has to offer. Its 5,300 sq ft of passenger space can host between 20 to 150 guests, and wedding ceremonies are performed on the 1,400 sq ft open-air sky deck, which takes in the beautiful beach and surrounding water. The yacht also offers a private bridal dressing suite, offering brides-to-be a convenient and comfortable space prior to the ceremony. An event coordinator will assist with every detail, from overall theme and decor to drinks and menu, and events can be held at sunrise, brunch, lunch, cocktail hour, sunset, evening or late night.

After the Solaris cruises the bay, wedding guests can retreat to comfortable accommodations at the Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard, where plush designer bedding, breathtaking views, free wireless Internet and cable TV await. Hotel amenities include a spa, four golf courses, tennis, a pool, shopping, dining and entertainment. In addition to spacious and affordable accommodation Destin itself offers a number of attractions, including sailing, fishing or dolphin excursions.

Prefer to perform your nuptials on land? Our Sandestin golf resort offers a stunning tropical setting, intimate and stylish venue spaces and certified wedding planners to help create your perfect day from start to finish, including custom breakfast, lunch, dinner and break menus.

In addition to being an ideal vacation and event destination, the Courtyard Sandestin is also conveniently located near the Eglin Air Force base, making it an excellent choice for those visiting loved ones and looking for Eglin AFB hotels.

Interested in hosting your wedding, reception or rehearsal dinner aboard the Solaris? Visit the SunQuest Cruises website at to see details, photos and package information. To learn more about hosting your wedding or event with the Courtyard Sandestin Grand Boulevard, visit the hotel website at, where you can explore floor plans; book event space, rooms or both; and make group bookings of 10 or more.

About The Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard
The Courtyard Sandestin offers affordable luxury steps from Miramar Beach and the marina. Spacious guestrooms are influenced by the hotel's tropical surroundings, and offer plush bedding, large ergonomic desks, cable TV and complimentary wireless Internet. Breakfast is cooked to order in the Courtyard Café, and drinks are available in the lobby bar. A fitness center, pool and whirlpool, sauna and solarium offer alternatives to beach activities. Flexible meeting spaces are available for business travelers, and our wedding planners and beautiful surroundings make the Courtyard an ideal destination for an intimate wedding or celebration. The hotel shares 2,400 gorgeous acres with the neighboring Sandestin Resort, where Courtyard guests can explore four championship golf courses, a day spa, 15 tennis courts, and a variety of dining, shopping and entertainment options.

Contact Information

    Ron Couget
    Courtyard Sandestin at Grand Boulevard
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