beach wedding dress

10 Best Wedding Dresses for a Beach Wedding

Whether you dream of walking down the beach barefoot or feeling the salty-air in your hair, destination wedding dresses can really be anything you want them to be! 

What type of wedding dress is best for a beach wedding?

Easy-to-wear fabrics in simple silhouettes capture the beauty of the ocean and will also make sure you’re not dying in the heat. Some of our favorite beach wedding dresses feature strapless necklines while others have intricate laces and daring open backs. So really, a beach wedding dress can be any style – as long as you love it!

Chiffon beach wedding dresses

Nothing says beach wedding dress quite like a flowy silhouette! Silky chiffon pairs perfectly with any seaside ceremony. You will love how easy-to-wear, yet gorgeous this lightweight fabric will make you feel at your beach wedding. Paired with a lace top or a plunging V-neckline, these gowns offer simple silhouettes that will be the center of your nautical nuptials.

Beach wedding dresses with tulle skirts

Tulle is a true staple for any wedding! But when worn on a beach it comes alive! Easy, breezy and super fun, these beach wedding dresses with tulle skirts feel unique and fresh. No matter if you want to say “I Do” on a white sand beach or walking down the California coast, these tulle dresses will make you feel incredible.

Lace beach wedding dresses

Lace totally has a place at beach weddings! When made with graphic patterns, it gives beach weddings an incredible boho twist. Or, if you want something more traditional, try a lace wedding dress with a strapless neckline and sleek silhouette. Either way, your destination wedding will be absolutely timeless! Try wearing your hair in gorgeous beach waves to complete the look. 

Our Top Picks:

Style D2396 by Essense of Australia

Style D2396 by Essense of Australia

Photo by Oliver Coghill

Style 950 by Martina Liana

Style 950 by Martina Liana

Photo by Ralph Raphael

Style D2760 by Essense of Australia

Style D2760 by Essense of Australia

Photo by Jody Zorn

Style 6843 by Stella York

Style 6843 by Stella York

Photo by Curly Tree Photography

Style 942 by Martina Liana

Style 942 by Martina Liana

Photo by Joshua Fernandez

Style 6648 by Stella York

Style 6648 by Stella York

Photo by Ely Babb

Martina Liana: Separates Collection Celia + Shae

 

Essense of Australia Style D2326

 

Essense of Australia Style D1999

 

Martina Liana Style 810

 

Martina Liana Style 889

 

Ready to start shopping for your beach wedding dress? We thought you might be! Check out some of our favorite destination wedding gowns below from designers Stella York, Essense of Australia and Martina Liana.