Tented Beachside Reception { Brittany + Michael } Casa Ybel Resort – Sanibel Island

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Brittany and Michael said I Do on the sandy beaches of Casa Ybel’s property just steps from where their tented reception was held. While the bride and groom took photos on the beach, guests were treated to gourmet passed appetizers and specialty crafted cocktails. Dinner and dancing lasted well into the evening with stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico from their seats and even the dance floor.  

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | casaybelweddings.com
Florist: Signature Florals | 239-437-2860 | signature-florals.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | iloveladycakes.com
Hair & Makeup: Flawless Beauty
Photography: New Ground Photography | 239-449-8897 | newgroundphotography.com
Videography: The Wedding Video Group
Music: Steve Farst | 239-645-0651 | stevefarst.com

 

 

Happily Ever After Begins Here { Courtney + Michael } Casa Ybel Resort – Sanibel Island

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Courtney and Michael’s wedding ceremony on the beaches of Casa Ybel featured a stunning backdrop, the calm blue green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. After the ceremony the celebration moved upstairs to Thistle Lodge’s Waterfront Room for a buffet dinner featuring a roasted Prime Rib carving station. Guests were treated to views of a sunset over the Gulf and entertainment from Steve Farst to top off a perfect evening.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Florist: Floral Artisty | 239-472-3040 | www.floralartistryofsanibel.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com
Photography: Matt Steeves | 239-246-1707 | www.mattsteeves.com
Music: Steve Farst | 239-645-0651 | www.stevefarst.com

Beachside Tent Celebration { Julie + BJ } Sanibel Island – Casa Ybel Resort

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Julie and BJ brought in colors from the beautiful gulf waters and Florida skies when planning their Sanibel Island dream wedding. Carrie Darling Events made sure no detail was missed with coordinating coral centerpieces, personalized drink coozies, and custom stationary to make sure guests knew all the details for each wedding event. The fun continued late into the night with an after party at Thistle Lodge with late night snacks and cocktails.

 

Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photography: New Ground Photography | 239-449-8897 | www.newgroundphotography.com
Entertainment: Vanderbilt Strings | 239-949-4314 | www.vanderbiltstrings.com
Florist & Event Planning: Carrie Darling Events | 239-784-5098 | carriedarlingevents@gmail.com
Hair & Make Up: Duality Artistry | 801-557-0054 | www.dualityartistry.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com
Officiant: Christina Bowman | 239-561-8380

Romance Under the Tent { Heather + Patrick } Casa Ybel – Sanibel Island

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The photos from Heather and Patrick’s wedding say it all. The iconic wooden bridge leading onto Casa Ybel’s property provided the stunning backdrop for a post-sunset photoshoot. Libby’s Flowers stood out with deep, bold colors and bright succulents.  With rustic touches and deep plum accents this tented reception was simple yet sophisticated, very fitting to the bride and groom’s style.

 

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Florist: Libby’s Flower Shop | 239-278-1500 | www.libbysflowershop.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com
Photography: Miranda Lawson | 239-214-1142
Music: Steve Friedman Band | 239-564-3787

Stunning under the Stars { Summer & Yi } Casa Ybel Resort – Sanibel Island

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Summer and Yi wanted something a little different when they came to Casa Ybel to plan their perfect wedding day. The back lawn was the perfect location but they wanted an open feeling not covered by a tent. An inviting farm table, cafe lights strung between palms and succulent florals all made this intimate dinner a night to remember under the stars for the radiant bride and groom.

 

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photography: Audrey Snow Photography | 239-334-7669 | www.audreysnowphotography.com
Officiant: Pat Slater | 239-472-8712 | psweddings@embarqmail.com
Florist: Elleson Events | 941-202-2343 | ellesonevents.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com

Romantic Backlawn Vows { Terani + Melissa } Casa Ybel Resort – Sanibel Island

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Gorgeous brides Terani and Melissa’s wedding ceremony took place on the backlawn of Casa Ybel’s property. Views of a serene gulf and quiet notes of a harp serenaded guests as they waited for the two to say their vows. The lush grounds of the resort provided a tropical backdrop for some breathtaking photos while guests enjoyed cocktail hour and dinner on the patio.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Hair & Make Up: Duality Artistry | 801-557-0054 | www.dualityartistry.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com
Officiant: Kelly Koerpel | 239-826-6542 | sanibelstudios@gmail.com
Photography: Djamal Photography
Harpist: Kristina Finch

Serene Backlawn Sunset { Katie + Ryan } Sanibel Island – Casa Ybel Resort

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Katie and Ryan chose the lush expanse of Casa Ybel’s back lawn for their ceremony, towering palms on each side as they said their I Do’s. The Waterfront Room with views of the sunset hosted dinner and dancing for guests. Their stunning sunset photos are courtesy of Tonya Malay Photography, and of course, mother nature.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photographer: Tonya Malay Photography | 239-498-1685 | www.tonyamalayphotography.com
Entertainment: Ron Rutz | 239-454-9999 | www.ronrutz.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com
Officiant: Dr Dan Lamey | 239-272-2947 | drdan74@gmail.com
Hair & Make Up: Red Salon & Spa | 239-437-0405 | www.redsalonandspa.com

Intimate and Elegant Patio Reception { Julie + Bert } Sanibel Island – Casa Ybel Resort

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There are endless locations on Casa Ybel’s property for flawless wedding photos. Julie and Bert took advantage of quite a few of these spots on their wedding day.
The banyan trees provided a stunning backdrop for portraits and the covered boardwalk over the pond is an ideal spot for first glimpse shots.
A patio reception was the perfect location for dinners as guests were serenaded by Vanderbilt Strings.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photographer: Impressions Photography | 239-437-1838 | www.impress-photo.com
Florist: Floral Artistry | 239-472-3040 | www.floralartistryofsanibel.com
Music: Vanderbilt Strings | 239-949-4314 | www.vanderbiltstrings.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com
Officiant: Dr. Dan Lamey | 239-272-2947 | drdan74@gmail.com
Hair & Make Up: Sanibel Day Spa | 239-395-2220 | www.sanibeldayspa.com

Military Seaside Ceremony { Jessica + Ian } Sanibel Island – Casa Ybel Resort

41-casa-ybel-wedding-photographersJessica and Ian’s wedding was a sweet celebration of their love followed by a night of fun.  After an intimate ceremony performed by Rev. Dr. Berger, guests were treated to an evening of memories to last a lifetime. The lush lawn of Casa Ybel was the perfect compliment to their nautical themed reception under the tent.

 

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photography: New Ground Photography | 239-449-8897 | www.newgroundphotography.com
Videography: Sweet Apple Films | 239-841-7313 | www.sweetapplefilms.com
Entertainment: Rig Entertainment | 239-770-1020 | www.rigentdj.com
Florist: Libby’s Flower Shop | 239-278-1500 | www.libbysflowershop.com
Hair & Make Up: Duality Artistry | 801-557-0054 | www.dualityartistry.com
Wedding Cake: Lady Cakes | 239-549-2253 | www.iloveladycakes.com
Officiant: Rev. Dr. Jim Berger | 239-571-1769 | drjimberger@gmail.com

 

 

Bohemian Beach Ceremony – Sanibel Island { Meg + Ashley } Casa Ybel Resort

audreysnow-photography-casa-ybel-wedding_4484Meg and Ashley chose the white sandy beaches at Casa Ybel for their intimate wedding ceremony. The sea grass lined shore was the perfect location as they shared their love with close family and friends. Their simple yet elegant style came through in some amazing photos enhanced by the backdrop of Sanibel Island.

VENDORS
Wedding Venue: Casa Ybel Resort | 239-472-0693 | www.casaybelweddings.com
Photography: Audrey Snow Photography | 239-334-7669 | www.audreysnowphotography.com
Officiant: Kelly Koerpel | 239-826-6542 | sanibelstudios@gmail.com
Florist: Say it with Flowers
Hair and Make Up:  Amanda Shlan