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6 Ocean & Waterfront Wedding Venues at The Crystal Coast (plus 2 secret spots for a private ceremony)

Are you dreaming of a romantic waterfront wedding?  How about a sweet and salty southern wedding, oceanfront?  The Crystal Coast is renowned for her beautiful wide beaches, moderate weather, and classic southern charm.  The Atlantic Ocean is the ultimate no-fuss wedding backdrop.  Check out this list of 6 Ocean & Waterfront Wedding Venues at The Crystal Coast. We also included 2 of our favorite secluded beach access points for a small, private Crystal Coast Dream Wedding…

1. Crystal Coast Lady Cruise

Tie the Knot on the Yacht. The Crystal Coast Lady is a US Coast Guard Certified 100’, 265 passenger, custom built aluminum twin diesel turbo engine vessel featuring state-of-the-art electronics and safety equipment.  Entertain guests with a large enclosed upper deck and expansive open bow for panoramic views of your flawless wedding backdrop; Historic Beaufort, NC,  The Rachel Carson Reserve, & Shackleford Banks. On-board amenities are available including music, catering, wedding officiant, photographer, and cash/limited/open bar.

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2. Celebration Cottage

The only public oceanfront beach venue in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, Celebration cottage is an exquisite two-story venue featuring 19’ ceilings decorated with crystal chandeliers, twinkling lights, and breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean.  Walk the wooden aisle to meet your love in the oceanfront gazebo and share your vows.  Friends & Family observe from the lawn area without touching the sand.  On-site custom catering provided by the Island Grille Restaurant & Bar.

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3. The Country Club of The Crystal Coast

Where the lush maritime forests of Pine Knoll Shores meet the crystal clear waters of Bogue Sound, The Country Club of the Crystal Coast sets the stage and the catering for a spectacular beach wedding and celebration.  With a 5-Star Rating from, The Country Club of the Crystal Coast ranks in the top 5% of wedding venues for 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 !!

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4. The Boathouse at Front Street Village

Situated on just outside of the Beaufort Historic District, along Taylors Creek, with a spectacular view of Shackleford Banks and the wild banker ponies, The Boathouse at Front Street Village is a premier wedding venue of The Crystal Coast. Entertain up to 500 guests with in-house planning and catering, full-service bar, and indoor & outdoor facilities.

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5. The Watson House & Gardens

Flushed in vintage elegance and classic southern charm, The Watson House & Gardens in Emerald Isle is a magical estate where wedding dreams come true.  Imagine 7 lavish acres brimmed in lush gardens, rustic fountains, pastured horses, and dramatic views of Bogue Sound.  The Watson House & Gardens is a full-service, pet-friendly venue catering your wedding with all-inclusive packages or a la carte.

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6. Neuse Breeze

Escape the traffic, noise, and crowds, steal away and share your vows at the Neuse Breeze estate on the beautiful Pamlico Sound in Havelock, North Carolina.  A perfect combination of modern and luxurious facilities including a 1,800 square foot pavilion that can be closed and conditioned or opened and airy, with an outdoor fireplace and dance floor, custom catering kitchen, indoor banquet room, a waterfront fire pit, and a gorgeous three bedroom home featuring a private and intimate bridal suite.

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Here are 2 of our favorite semi-private sweet spots at The Crystal Coast where you and your fiance can quietly unite. Parking is limited, you will have to walk a little way, and there aren’t public restrooms. Well worth it for peace, quiet, and a romantic beach wedding.

> The Point in Emerald Isle

Free Parking on Coast Guard Road. Walk a couple blocks to The Point.

> Trinity Center at Pine Knoll Shores 

20 Free Parking Spaces under PKS Water Tower, Beach Walkway across the street

If you have any questions or interest in these locations, please reach out to us at (252) 222 – HOME.  We are happy to help you.


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