Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa is an absolute Florida gem, situated on seven oceanfront acres of private beach. Couples who choose to celebrate their wedding at this AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five-Star resort can expect luxury accommodations, world-class amenities, and – of course – breathtaking views. Stacie Hallinan, Director of Catering at Eau Palm Beach, shares more about planning your dream wedding at this spectacular location.
GO: If you had to describe the property in three words, what would they be?
A: Intimate. Elegant. Magical.
GO: How far in advance does a couple need to reserve a wedding date?
A: We do not have a minimum amount of days for a request, however, in order to deliver five-star service and meet our guests’ needs, we recommend at least 60 days in advance.
GO: Are onsite wedding planners available for the wedding process?
A: We do not have onsite wedding planners at the resort, nor are they required. However, we do recommend that a day-of coordinator be present to ensure the wedding day is both flawless and effortless for the couple and their guests.
GO: Are accommodations and buyouts available? What is the capacity limit?
A: Yes, Eau Palm Beach has 309 guest rooms and suites with views of the garden, pools, or ocean. Accommodations are the largest in Palm Beach, and styled by famed designer Jonathan Adler. Resort buyouts are available, with receptions up to 400 guests.
GO: What spaces are available for ceremonies and receptions?
A: The Courtyard – The Courtyard is adjacent to the adult tranquility pool and Atlantic Ocean, and is the premier ceremony location at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa. This oceanfront wedding ceremony venue accommodates 50 to 350 guests and is approximately 3,000 square feet.
The Grand Ballroom – Boasting 9,680 square feet and ceilings reaching beyond 14 feet, the Grand Ballroom is perfect for any upscale wedding celebration and accommodates up to 400 guests. Enter through a magnificent 3,000 square foot foyer, perfect for your cocktail reception, and turn this canvas into your own fairytale.
The Plaza Ballroom – The Plaza Ballroom is our second largest ballroom with 2,600 square feet and 14-foot ceilings. Ideal for an unforgettable ceremony or a dazzling reception, the Plaza Ballroom accommodates up to 140 guests.
Ocean Ballroom – The Ocean Ballroom is one of Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa’s specialty oceanfront ballrooms. Offering over 2,400 square feet, 11-foot ceilings and windows that showcase the beauty that is Eau, the Ocean Ballroom accommodates up to 120 guests.
GO: What are some of the amenities, incentives, and activities the property offers a couple?
A: Couples love Eau for the sheer reason that they never have to leave the resort; we are truly a destination within a destination. Magic and love are abound in the myriad of experiences available throughout their stay. Whether we’re arranging an oceanfront cabana dinner under the stars with private butler service or taking them on an exclusive journey through Eau Spa – our 42,000 square foot adult playground – the opportunities to create Eau Moments are endless.
GO: Food is such an important element at a wedding; tell us about your menu customization.
A: Your guests will savor the vibrant flavors of the Atlantic Ocean and South Florida, with exquisite culinary offerings led by our five-star hoteliers. From an oceanfront welcome reception with cocktails and canapes, to a black tie affair reception on your big day, our catering team will craft remarkable menus that will please any palate, transforming your culinary vision into a reality.
GO: Service is imperative in the wedding industry. What does Eau offer couples and their guests that set you apart?
A: Intuitive service is part of our brand DNA. We focus on the details, so you can focus on the memories. From customizing a luxurious spa day for you and your loved one, to planning tailored excursions to romantic hideaways in The Palm Beaches, your wish is our command.