Wood + Sand + Style = Chic Rustic Beach Wedding on Sanibel Island

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Rustic weddings are still in!  Couples are freshening up the look with soft touches that feel romantic and sophisticated while keeping the simple charm.  Megan and Kevin said no thanks to the barn and took to the ocean instead in this charming Sanibel Island wedding at Casa Ybel Resort.  Long wooden tables were swathed in billowy soft blush chiffon, romantic pastel blooms and candles as far as the eye could see.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelresort.com
Photography: Sunglow Photography
Florist: Floral Symphony | 239-278-1500 | www.floral-symphony.com
Hair & Make Up: Charlotte & Company
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes Bakery | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com
Music: Steve Farst | 239-645-0651 | www.stevefarst.com

5 Star Review on The Knot – Casa Ybel Resort, Sanibel Island

We decided on Casa Ybel for our destination wedding ceremony and dinner. Our wedding was out of this world perfect in every way ! Tori helped coordinate with me through emails and answered all of my questions and gave me fantastic advice. Jessica took over about a week before and the day of the wedding and was just wonderful . She was sweet and smiley and full of joy for us. Great ladies to work with !
The ceremony on the beach was perfect. The location is absolutely beautiful overlooking the Gulf of Mexico . The walk down the ” Isle ” was picture perfect .
We had our dinner in the waterfront dining room . The view ? It was a background of a tropical paradise for my guests . Ceiling to floor windows with the most beautiful view of the ocean and palm trees .My husband and I sat in front of the windows with that view behind us . Our pictures are beautiful . It was simply amazing . Every single guest at my wedding commented on how fantastic this venue was as well as the food . The majority of my guests were served plated Filet Mignon that was literally cooked to perfection . Many guests came up to us raving about the steak . ” best filet I have ever had ” How a venue can cook each and every steak perfectly is nothing short of magic!
This was truly the most amazing week of my life and choosing Casa Ybel and their lovely staff was just the best decision ever ! Other choosing each other…. !! Thank you Casa Ybel !! We will be back to visit ! I would give as many stars possible and then some for this destination wedding location. I highly recommend brides to be !!

“Beach Wedding – Party of 12” on Sanibel Island

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Can it be considered an elopement if you bring 10 people with you to your destination wedding?  Intimate weddings have just as much fun and, as a bonus, the couple gets to spend more quality time with each of their guests.  Stacey and Tate’s beach wedding at Casa Ybel Resort on Sanibel Island was perfectly sized for a weekend of fun!

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photography: Joe Capasso Photography | 239-273-4977 | www.joecapasso.com
Florist: Floral Symphony | 239-278-1500 | www.floral-symphony.com
Hair & Make Up: True Salon
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes Bakery | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com

Classic Wedding Style Meets Beach Chic on Sanibel Island

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There is a timelessness to the ocean.  It is never quite the same, but it’s always there.  It’s simple appearance belies it’s complexity.  The ocean has long been a symbol for love.  Sophia and Arnold’s beach wedding at Casa Ybel Resort on Sanibel Island was filled with elements of the sea (and love).  Her gown was classic yet incredibly stunning. The soft touches of blush in the bridesmaid gowns were elegant and sophisticated.  And yet, there in the subtle details, the programs, the cake, were elements of the sea.  Elements as timeless as love itself.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photographer: Impressions Photography | 239-437-1838 | www.impress-photo.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes Bakery | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com

 

A Sanibel Wedding Nature Lovers Must See

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Sanibel Island is one of Florida’s most natural islands.  Conservation of the local flora and fauna is extremely important to the residents and visitors.  This connection to nature is one of many reasons couples choose the island for destination weddings.  Danielle and Dan’s wedding at Casa Ybel Resort was filled with nods to nature.  An escort card display filled with sand from the beach, pieces of driftwood adorning the tables, and all outdoors on the ocean front lawn gave wedding guests a sense of place.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photography: Impressions Photography | 239-437-1838 | www.impress-photo.com
Florist: Floral Artistry | 239-472-3040 | www.floralartistryofsanibel.com
Hair & Make Up: Jamie Lyn Cintron Salon | 239-689-3190 | www.jamielyncintron.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes Bakery | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com

Weddings in Paradise are Worth Getting Away For on Sanibel Island

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After a long cold winter in Wisconsin, what could be better than a beach wedding on the sunny shores of Sanibel Island, Florida? This tropical wedding in paradise could not have been more perfect.  Lauri and Bryan said their vows with toes in the sand at Casa Ybel Resort and enjoyed a night with their nearest and dearest on the resort’s open-air patio.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photography: Frank Simonetti | 239-565-4025 | www.fsimonetti.com
Florals: Floral Artistry | 239-472-3040 | www.floralartistryofsanibel.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes Bakery | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com

A Destination Wedding on Sanibel Island for Fun Loving People

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Stephanie and Robert’s Sanibel Island beach wedding at Casa Ybel Resort was the perfect getaway. An intimate group of family and friends joined them for this destination wedding complete with sandy toes, tropical cocktails and loads of laughs!

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photography: Impressions Photography | 239-437-1838 | www.impress-photo.com
Florist: Floral Artistry | 239-472-3040 | www.floralartistryofsanibel.com
Officiant: Rabbi Michael Raab | 239-404-7298 | rabbimichael13@gmail.com
Hair & Make Up: Sanibel Day Spa | 239-395-2220 | www.sanibeldayspa.com