“Picture perfect” is the term that comes to mind when you see the newly opened Ocean Crystal Chapel at Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort & Spa. This very first free-standing wedding chapel in Waikiki is nestled amongst lush landscaping complete with cascading waterfalls and a lagoon, and the chapel’s floor-to-ceiling windows make the most of the oasis-like view. Up to 70 guests can share in the exchange of your vows; after the ceremony, both ballroom and beachfront locations are available for unforgettable receptions.
The 22 expansive acres of Hilton Hawaiian Village offer the widest stretch of beach and largest swimming pool in Waikiki, a beachfront lagoon, lush gardens, exotic wildlife and even a notable collection of Hawaiian art. Nightly entertainment is available and you especially won’t want to miss Friday night’s King’s Jubilee, a weekly celebration of Hawaiian music and dance that ends with a spectacular fireworks display on the beach. There are 22 restaurants and lounges to enjoy, and the on-site Village boasts more than 90 unique shops and a full-service spa.
On the Big Island of Hawaii, the Bayside Chapel at Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa may be one of the Kona Coast’s most picturesque wedding locations. You’re likely to agree when you see the charming green-and-white chapel and neighboring gazebo set between luxuriant greenery and the brilliant blue Pacific. The chapel can accommodate up to 75 guests and the adjacent Bayside Wedding Gardens are the ideal setting for your wedding photos. A variety of venues are available for receptions, ranging from formal ballrooms to the outdoor Paakai Point which offers a dramatic view of Keauhou Bay.
From sweeping ocean vistas to authentic luaus, Sheraton Kona provides a true Hawaiian experience to you and your wedding guests. The open-air Ho’ola Spa offers Hawaiian treatments along with international therapies. And complimentary historical and cultural tours and activities enhance guests' sense of place. In addition to the full range of tennis, golf and water sports, you can experience the one-of-a-kind adventure of a nighttime snorkel or scuba dive with the famous manta rays of Keauhou Bay. For more information visit sheratonkona.com.