Wedding is the most important and special occasion for both the groom and bride. The preparation for the greatest wedding begins early to make that special day most memorable one.
If you’re imagining about a destination wedding but are restricted to domestic locations, you actually have a lot more beautiful options than you might realize. No matter what romantic event invites you to these Resorts, you will be fascinated by the luxury right from the time you arrive. Let’s have a look at the most scenic resorts for planning an exceptional wedding.
The Mayflower Grace in Washington, Connecticut
Set on 58 acres, this luxury hotel is 4 miles from Route 202 and 3 miles from Steep Rock Preserve. Elegant rooms and suites include 4-poster beds and marble bathrooms, as well as Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and coffeemakers. Upgraded units have balconies and/or fireplaces.
There’s an upscale restaurant and a casual bar. Other amenities include a posh spa, a fitness center, a putting green and tennis courts, plus indoor and outdoor heated pools. The grounds feature an English-style garden and a meditation labyrinth.
Chatham Bars Inn in Chatham, Massachusetts
Once a semi-private hunting lodge, this elegant beachfront resort is 0.4 miles from Chatham Pier Fish Market. Chic rooms in the 1914 main house (many with Atlantic Ocean views), feature Wi-Fi access, flat-screens, Bose Wave radios and Espresso coffeemakers. Cottages and adult-only suites with saunas and fireplaces are also available.
Amenities include a spa, private beach, tennis courts and heated oceanfront pool, plus a 24/7 fitness center, a croquet court and a kid’s program. Several restaurants are on-site, from an upscale steakhouse to a casual beachfront cafe. There’s also a free shuttle to Cape Cod National Seashore.
Gramercy Park Hotel in New York, New York
A block north of Gramercy Square, this art-filled 1920s-era hotel nurtures a downtown vibe in a residential neighborhood 5 blocks from the Union Square subway station.
Stylishly decorated by artist Julian Schnabel, the colorful, opulent rooms and suites have flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi and mahogany drinks cabinets; many have park views. Suites add separate living areas.
Public spaces showcase original works from artists such as Warhol, Basquiat and Damien Hirst. There is also a renowned Italian trattoria and 2 trendy bars, plus a 24-hour fitness room and spa services (surcharge). Guests also have access to a private garden inside Gramercy Park.
Castle Hill Inn in Newport, Rhode Island
Set in a landmark Victorian mansion on 40 waterfront acres, this upscale inn is 1.3 miles from Brenton Point State Park.
The posh accommodations include rooms in the mansion, as well as beach houses and cottages with kitchenettes. All are individually decorated in traditional style. Amenities vary, but may include fireplaces, ocean views and/or 2-person soaking tubs.
Refined local fare is served in the inn’s elegant dining rooms, and there’s also a casual outdoor restaurant open in season. Other amenities include a bar, a private beach, a marina and a motor launch to Newport. Full breakfast and afternoon tea are complimentary.
The Hay-Adams in Washington, D.C.
Housed in a 1928 Italian Renaissance-style building on Lafayette Square, this refined, upscale hotel offering views of the White House is a 20-minute stroll from the Washington Monument.
Luxe, elegantly decorated rooms offer free Wi-Fi, Bose music systems and flat-screens. Some rooms feature balconies with views of the White House.
An area shuttle is free. A contemporary American restaurant offers high-end dining, and there’s a rooftop bar with panoramic city views. There’s also a fitness center and a 24-hour business center, along with elegant meeting and event spaces, including ornate rooms with chandeliers.
The Breakers Palm Beach in Palm Beach, Florida
This Italian Renaissance-style resort on a private beach is a 5-minute walk from the Flagler Museum, a 5-minute drive from West Palm Beach and within a mile of restaurants, shops and galleries.
Classic, polished rooms feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and DVD players; some have balconies. Suites add wet bars and pull-out sofas. Club-level rooms on the top 2 floors include access to a private lounge and terrace.
Amenities include 2 golf courses (surcharge), 10 tennis courts, 4 pools, on-site shopping, a fitness center and a spa (surcharge). There are 9 restaurants and several lounges.
Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas, Texas
Overlooking Turtle Creek, this upscale hotel is 1.3 miles from the Dallas Museum of Art and 1.4 miles from the AT&T Performing Arts Center. Refined rooms with patios or balconies feature 42-inch flat-screen TVs and minibars. Suites add separate living spaces, and some have kitchens and dining rooms. Wi-Fi is available.
A fine-dining restaurant with outdoor seating offers contemporary American cuisine with French influences. A classy bar features leather-paneled walls. There’s an outdoor pool and hot tub, as well as an exercise room, a steam room and a sauna. Massage treatments are available for a fee, and there’s a free local car service.