The month of February is all about spreading the fuzzy feelings of happiness and joy. And what better way to extend the romance than by getting hitched in the Aloha State? With beautiful panoramas of ocean, mountain peaks and waterfalls, it’s no surprise that many seek the magic of Hawaii to bless their special day.
On Oahu, the options for hosting the perfect wedding are endless. Whether you get married on one of Oahu’s beautiful beaches, in a historic venue like Kawaiahao Church, or even say your vows while floating on a surfboard, you’ll have a plethora of beautiful options to choose from.
No matter what your style and budget is, you can be sure that there’s something in store for you. Here are some of the most popular spots on the island to say I do.
Ultimate Glam – $$$
Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa
Located in Waikiki Beach, the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa is a beachfront resort that specializes in unforgettable destination weddings. There’s an abundance of incredible photo opportunities throughout its grounds including a grand staircase which is super popular for first-look and wedding party photographs. For ceremonies and receptions, couples are able to choose from various indoor and outdoor spaces like the Na Lea Terra, Mauka Ceremony Ballroom, Regency Ballroom and Kou Ballroom. A personal wedding planner is included in the wedding packages and works with the bride and groom to create a dream wedding – down to the last detail.
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Low-Key Elegance – $$
The Willows Restaurant
Encounter lush tropical settings and beautiful cascading waterfalls in Willows Restaurant, a garden restaurant offering award-winning cuisine. Nestled within the heart of historic Moili’ili, the Willows is quietly located within Honolulu and allows guests to enjoy open air dining. For weddings, delicious local Hawaiian buffet is served and couples can choose from six banquet rooms that can accommodate parties from 5 to 150. The restaurant’s beautiful chapel of love is the ultimate site for the special ceremony.
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Movie Magic – $$$
Hawaii Theatre Center
For something completely different and out-of-the-box, celebrate your special day at the Hawaii Theatre Center, a historic theatre that will take your wedding to the next level. A Marquee, professional stage lighting and sound and film clips for guests to enjoy on the big screen. Couples can choose from several levels of packages, including choices for small groups and for up to 1,400 guests. A full bar and kitchen are available for use as well.
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Cruise Celebration – $$
Majestic by Atlantis Cruises
Soak in Hawaii’s beauty from an entirely new perspective aboard the Majestic. The luxurious yacht has three decks of dining, drinks and incredible views. The first deck includes a spacious dining room with large panoramic windows, the second floor’s posh lounge is complete with a bar and an elegant dance floor. Upstairs, the open air top deck and front bow deck are perfect for taking in the stunning scene.