An island located off the coast of Southwest Florida, it is only accessible by ferry and is ideal for a destination beach wedding. We offer beach ceremony setup, reception setup poolside at our club, catering, photography, music dj and accommodations ranging from 2 bedroom - 6 bedroom vacation rentals, if not on the beach, just steps away. The lush tropical setting in paradise will amaze you and your guests. Packages from 2 guests to 125. Standard setup and services for less than $6000 for 50 guests! Many upgrades available. Click on website link for immediate pricing.
# Setup on beach with bamboo chuppah and white folding chairs with padded seats
# Reception setup poolside at our club with tables, chairs, chair covers, sashes, linens, plates and silverware. NEW - 1500 Sq Ft Reception Pavilion included with rope lighting around perimeter
# Catering includes plated dinner serving 30 Prime Rib Entrees, 20 Chicken Marsala Entrees (You may edit your choices) 50 side mixed green salads, 50 side Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes and 50 side Grilled Asparagus
# Tab bar based upon consumption. (Extra depending on how many drinks are sold. Open bar packages available)
# Music DJ included for beach ceremony, cocktail hour, dinner and reception
# Standard Photography Package
# Deliver wedding cake to island, store and serve (You must purchase the cake separately)
# Day Of Event Coordinator
PRICE - $6460.34 (Price includes tax and gratuity. Price subject to change without notice unless we have a signed contract)
Facility Location Setting:
Our event center is located at our covered pavilion poolside at our club. We are situated on a private island in the Gulf Of Mexico only accessible by ferry. Our transportation center is located just 45 minutes from the SW Florida International Airport.
Max Number of People for an Event:
Nearest Overnight Accommodations:
Less than 1 mile
The Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium is a private, not for profit, environmental education organization located in Fort Myers, Florida. Our 105 acre site has a museum, three nature trails, a Planetarium, butterfly and bird aviaries, a gift shop and meeting and picnic areas.
Suite Forty Eight is a brand new private special event and banquet venue located in Fort Myers that is ideal for events from 25-150 guests. It’s a concept that was developed and designed by a local special event planner and producer. The layout and space is highly functional for an assortment of special events and business needs offering two separate event rooms with a total of 3200’ sqft. Suite Forty Eight offers a light and bright spacious salon with large windows and rich wood flooring; the perfect venue for a networking function, shower, cocktail hour or even small indoor wedding ceremony. This room transitions smoothly to the petite ballroom, lounge and kitchenette. When you secure Suite Forty Eight for your event, you have full access to the entire facility. No other events are booked during your event time.
Perfectly situated on Colonial Blvd in Royal Palm Square it’s only minutes to Cape Coral, Downtown Fort Myers and Fort Myers Beach. With access to Summerlin Rd, McGregor Blvd and Colonial Blvd, it’s conveniently located for all.
You are free to bring your own alcohol and bartender to this venue as these services are not provided by Suite Forty Eight. There is a gorgeously appointed bar/lounge that is attached to the ballroom that may be utilized and equipped by you. Outside caterers and food options are welcomed. A kitchenette is available for your use including refrigerator, deep freezer and prep space for you or your caterer.
Suite Forty Eight offers event space rental that includes seating and tables for up to 100 guests however if you are looking for an all-inclusive reception package, those are available as well with the exception of alcohol. Full service planning, design, décor and production services are available through Suite Forty Eight.
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