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Have you been invited to a destination beach wedding? A tropical wedding is amazingly beautiful in every possible way, and the combination of an exotic location, soft sand, and tropical breeze is a hard invitation to refuse!

But, a destination wedding isn’t an event where you can pull off a last minute outfit – it’s something you’ll need to plan for, pack, and you may find yourself requiring outfits for events over multiple days.

When it comes to dressing for a beach wedding, you have tons of options, from various fabrics, textures, and designs. You need a gorgeous dress to wear to the wedding ceremony, though should also think of some stylish outfits to wear to the after-parties.

While there are many stunning options, we’ve cut the list down to three classic styles for you. Here are the top three wedding guest dresses for a destination wedding.

Destination Wedding Styles For Women: What to Wear to a Tropical Beach Wedding

A Flowy Maxi Dress

Mia Wrap Maxi Dress Navy Feather Print

Dress: Mia Wrap Maxi Dress Navy Feather Print via SilkFred

Whether you want to wear it to the wedding or while attending an evening soiree, a maxi dress is a must-have outfit when attending a beach wedding.

Pastel and floral maxi dresses complement a tropical destination perfectly. If wearing it to the afternoon event, keep your look bold.

You can also jazz up this look with some statement accessories for a head-turning party look – just don’t upstage the bride!

A Timeless Lace Dress

Tammy Lace Midi Dress Grey White

Dress: Tammy Lace Midi Dress Grey White via SilkFred

A lacy dress is perfect for wedding parties and has always been a popular choice for destination weddings. A halterneck lace dress makes it even more fun and party-like.

Compliment with fun accessories to complete the look.

A Linen Maxi Dress

Red Long Linen dress

For the perfect beach wedding, a linen maxi dress combines style and comfort. Its basic design is elegant and timeless, complementing the beach’s natural beauty. The linen fabric’s clean, refined look makes it great for individuals who want subtle elegance.

Brides and guests can dance with the seaside breeze in warm weather because linen is lightweight and breathable. The material gives elegance and class to the event. A linen maxi dress falls beautifully, accentuating the silhouette and fitting diverse body types.

Linen maxi dresses are practical as well as stylish. Its adaptability lets people accessorize while preserving the beach wedding theme’s easygoing elegance. A linen maxi dress shows a devotion to design and comfort, making it a great choice for a seaside wedding.

A Midi Wrap Around Dress

Mia Floral Wrap Maxi Beige

Dress: Mia Floral Wrap Maxi Beige via SilkFred

A wrap-around dress is a must-have if you are attending a beach wedding. This dress is perfect for creating a sensuous silhouette whilst still being elegant and sophisticated.

Amp up your look by adding minimal accessories. You can wear this dress to either the main ceremony or the after-party.

Megan is an Australian Journalist and award-winning travel writer who has been blogging since 2007. Her husband Mike is the American naturalist and wildlife photographer behind Waking Up Wild; an online magazine dedicated to opening your eyes to the wonders of the wild & natural world.

Having visited 50+ countries across all seven continents, Megan’s travels focus on cultural immersion, authentic discovery and incredible journeys. She has a strong passion for ecotourism, and aims to promote responsible travel experiences.


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