Florida Gulf Coast

Private Beach Weddings at Sarasota's Famed Lido Beach Resort

Lido Beach Resort

Located on the largest stretch of private beach on Sarasota's beautiful Lido Key, the Lido Beach Resort specializes in romantic Gulf Coast weddings for 10 to 200 guests. Secluded yet easily accessible from Sarasota, our Gulf-front wedding celebrations include options for casual beach ceremonies and formal ballroom receptions alike. You’ll also find breathtaking terraces and private dining venues ideal for intimate destination weddings.

Best of all, you'll enjoy the expertise of our friendly Wedding Specialists, ready to customize the resort's wedding packages to meet your unique requirements, arrange room blocks for your out-of-town guests, and ensure every detail of your wedding day is orchestrated to perfection.

Explore Our Wedding Venues

The South Beach Ceremony

Walk down our sun-bleached wooden boardwalk, which serves as your aisle, and onto our private beach where you will recite your vows with the Gulf of Mexico as your backdrop. The South Beach ceremony area can accommodate up to 180 guests.

The Alcove

Showcasing beautiful views of the Gulf, the resort’s tropical pool, and our famous Tiki Bar, the Alcove offers an impressive setting for intimate weddings, cocktail receptions and rehearsal dinners. This outdoor venue can host up to 150 guests for Cocktail Hour and up to 50 guests for a wedding reception.

Sunset Terrace

Located adjacent to the Royal Palm Ballroom, the Sunset Terrace features floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook North Lido Beach and the Gulf of Mexico. Sunset Terrace can accommodate up to 60 guests for a buffet dinner or up to 80 guests for a plated banquet reception.

Mangrove Room

This intimate private dining space can accommodate up to 35 people for a celebratory wedding dinner and also features a private balcony.

Royal Palm Ballroom

Situated on the Resort’s 8th floor, the Royal Palm Ballroom enjoys a casual beachside elegance as well as 13’ ceilings and stylish chandeliers. Host up to 180 guests for your wedding dinner, or allow us to divide the room into smaller sections to best accommodate your guest list.

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