Beach Wedding Dresses

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 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:

beach wedding dress with low back - style Muse by All Who Wander

The muse gown by All Who Wander

Model: Francesca Felix

long sleeve beach wedding dress - Style 6994 by Stella York

Style 6994 by Stella York

Photo: Leah Naomi Photography, Bride: Jennifer Childress

off the shoulder beach wedding dress - Style D2525 by Essense of Australia

Style D2525 by Essense of Australia

Photo: Tide the Knot Beach Weddings, Bride: Stephanie Lammers

boho beach wedding dress - Style Alyx by All Who Wander

The alyx gown by All Who Wander

Model: Britt Ramjit

lace beach wedding dress - Style 7169 by Stella York

Style 7169 by Stella York

Model: April Purcia Chandler

beach wedding dress with low back - Style 1104 by Martina Liana

Style 1104 by Martina Liana

Photo: Muse Moments Photo, Bride: Erica Castle

sweetheart neckline beach wedding dress - The raine gown by All Who Wander

The raine gown by All Who Wander

Photo: Anna Olette Visuals

Halter beach wedding dress - Style 3159 by Essense of Australia

Style 3159 by Essense of Australia

Model: Erin Miller

beaded beach wedding dress - Style 7328 by Stella York

Style 7328 by Stella York

Model: Kaila

long sleeve beach wedding dress - The finn gown by All Who Wander

The finn gown by All Who Wander 

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, All Who Wander, and Martina Liana.