6 Best Beach Wedding Dresses for a Wedding on the Sand
Dreaming of the perfect white beach wedding with the sand between your toes? Here are 6 perfect beach dresses for the big day.
Find the perfect dress for a relaxed and romantic wedding day
Picture you and your favorite person in the world stood together on the beach, beneath a floral arch with your friends sitting close by watching the two of you say your vows. There’s a gentle salty breeze, the sky is clear, and the sun is warm on your skin, but… what dress are you wearing?
Probably not a huge floor-length Disney princess style dress, right?
It’s unlikely that you have a voluminous princess dress in mind, nor will you want a train so long you take half the beach back up to your hotel room with you at the end of the night!
You need a dress that’s perfect for that relaxed summer beach vibe, where you can feel beautiful, comfortable, and will look absolutely amazing in your wedding photos.
For a beach wedding, you need a dress you won’t find in-store
You may have already tried shopping for a dress in a physical store and come away feeling disheartened. There aren’t often dresses that are suitable for a relaxed beach wedding, so you’re going to have to think outside the box to get the perfect dress for your big day.
Shopping online is the perfect way to find a dress in the style you desire at the budget you want to spend. You don’t want to spend the whole ceremony holding up the bottom of your dress because it was so expensive you can’t bear to get sand on it!
To help you find the perfect beachy dress, here are 6 of the best beach wedding dresses we’ve found online.
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1. Cupocupa Backless Boho Lace Summer Wedding Dress
A long boho-style dress you can afford to get in the sand.
If you just can’t part from the idea of a long dress that pools around your feet in your pictures, this dress is the one for you. It has an elegant and boho style, traditional lace bodice, with an open back which will show off your tan beautifully.
This dress is available for plus size ladies too (it comes in sizes 2-20w) and is at an affordable price point where if anything gets on it or happens to it, you can just get it washed and hang it back up in the wardrobe without feeling like you’ve destroyed something incredibly expensive.
$89 – $99.99
Cupocupa on Amazon
2. Ikerenwedding V-Neck A-Line Lace Dress
Look like you’ve spent thousands!
This beautiful lace and tulle long beach wedding dress comes in a few different bodice styles, is flattering, elegant, romantic, will look right at home in a beach ceremony, and it looks like a dress that is worth thousands, not its incredibly affordable price!
The ladies who’ve bought and reviewed this dress love it and look stunning. It’s available in four different styles, in sizes 2 – 26w (so perfect for plus size brides) or can be custom made to your measurements, so you don’t need to worry about it tripping you up if you usually need petite sizing.
$20 – $139.99
Ikerenwedding on Amazon
3. Unifizz Floral Boho V-Neck Wrap Dress
A colorful casual wedding dress for an intimate beach wedding.
If you’re having a small relaxed wedding on the beach, or just prefer that casual and comfortable style, this is the perfect beachy dress for the occasion. The wrap-style is flattering on all body shapes, the midi-length will be perfect on the beach or off it.
This dress comes in a huge range of colors and designs, so choose whichever design works best for your tastes or color scheme. The casual cut means you can wear it again for another occasion. It comes in sizes small to extra-large and is incredibly affordable.
$12.99 – $24.99
Unifizz on Amazon
4. Abaowedding Sleeveless Lace Wedding Dress
A traditional and elegant dress for the beach.
If you want to stick to a traditional style of dress that works as well on the beach as it does off of it, this is it. This dress has beautiful lace detailing on the bust and wide lace shoulder straps. It falls in loose fabric from the bust and will flow beautifully in the wind while you say your vows!
It’s available in white or ivory and in sizes 2 to 26w or custom, so perfect for plus size brides or someone who needs a custom fit at a fraction of the price you’d pay for a custom-fit dress in-store.
$69 – $95
Abaowedding on Amazon
5. PattyBoutik Floral Lace Dress
A knee-length floral dress perfect for the beach.
If you want a dress you can wear with a beautiful pair of sandals or that you won’t have to worry about tripping on or getting sand on, this dress is the perfect length and offers an incredibly flattering cut.
This dress is available in six colors (so ideal if you want to wear the same dress style as your bridesmaids) and sizes XS to XL. With 199 ratings and a full 5 stars, you’d be crazy not to try it at this price.
PattyBoutik on Amazon
6. BerryGo Button V-Neck Maxi Dress
A classic beach style ideal for hot climates.
If you’re looking for a casual and traditional beach style dress you can wear during the ceremony or at any other festivities happening before or after your wedding, this dress is perfect.
The elegant cut looks especially flattering on those of us with flatter chests, and with the light fabric and loose fit, you won’t need to worry about sweating your makeup off.
It comes in two colors – white and pink – and sizes 0 to 12, so if you struggle to find sizes small enough online, this dress may be your answer!
BerryGo on Amazon
How do I choose the right beach wedding dress for me?
The best way to choose the perfect beach wedding dress for you is to really think about how you want to feel as you say your vows.
Do you want lots of fabric waving around your legs or do you want to feel loose and free?
Do you like the idea of wearing something more casual?
How do you want to appear in your wedding photos?
If you answer these questions honestly, you’ll be able to choose a dress that you’ll be comfortable in, looks incredible, and gives you the wedding photos you’ll adore.
Plus, by shopping online, you can always return something if you try it and it doesn’t suit you – so there’s no pressure!
Don’t forget you can also make sure your beach wedding looks awesome by checking out 17 of the best beach wedding decorations that we love, and if you’re going to have an outside wedding but it might not be on the beach, get cute ideas from our 10 affordable outdoor wedding decorations article.
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