Now, you and your better half are looking to tie the knot but unsure of where to host this magical occasion. There are so many different locations within the Philippines that are stunning and wedding appropriate. From a beach wedding to a garden party, there are just so many different themes to choose from.
Here are some locations that are popular choices for weddings on the Pearl of the Orient Sea:
Las Casas Filipinas De Acuzar
Located in Bataan, a three-hour drive away from Central Manila (or a one-hour ferry ride), is Las Casas Filipinas De Acuzar.
Nestled by the West Philippine Sea is a beautiful cultural village that proudly showcases the influence of Spanish architecture in the Philippines. Within its compounds is Hotel de Oriente- one of the first luxury hotels in the Philippines, provides a trip down memory lane with its architecture.
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Restored to its former beauty, a timeless grand lobby featuring intricate wooden pieces and handcrafted sculptures certainly add to the charm this beautiful venue has to offer. With its many facets, Hotel de Oriente is able to accommodate a small intimate group of 10-30 guests to large full-scale parties of up to 600 guests. Not only that, guests have a variety of different activities like heritage tours, or to just simply lounge around by the beach in their free time.
San Agustin Church
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Standing right in the middle of Metro Manila is San Agustin Church, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The best part about this is that, it is available to those who are looking to have a wedding reception with gorgeous trompe-l’oeil ceilings, classic wooden pews, and the most beautiful chandeliers. Coupled with the fact that it is in Metro Manila, there are plenty of hotels around should there be guests coming in from out of town. Who says you have to travel to Europe to experience the luxury of a beautiful church wedding?
South Palm Resort Panglao
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The Philippines is proud to have the world’s most beautiful and pristine beaches, so why not get married by the beach? South Palm Resort, Panglao situated on Bohol island is no stranger to hosting beautiful picturesque weddings. Imagine the salty ocean air, linen-clad guests, the ocean as your backdrop, and sand between your toes. What else could you want while exchanging vows?
Punong Gary’s Place
Tucked neatly away in Silay City is Punong Gary’s place. A beautiful compound for folks to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Right by a lake is a restaurant that serves organic farm to table fare, and is working towards being sustainable.
If you’re an advocate for the environment, this place is perfect for you! This area is available for event bookings and with its beautiful Balinese inspired decor, guests will feel like they’ve been whisked away to a destination wedding without having to even leave the country.
It only makes sense to have lots of photos to remember the best day of your life, with happy guests, delicious food, breathtaking floral arrangements, and most importantly- the perfect picturesque venue. Get a quote for one of our wedding photographers on Gawin.ph to help immortalize your big day here.