Sedona: A Wedding Venue Ripe For New Beginnings

There are wedding destinations that are scenic. Others are exotic. But the towering orange mountains and mysterious winding canyons of Sedona Arizona are sacred. Sedona is the destination that prepares you for new beginnings.

Whether it's an engagement party, bridal shower, or a bachelorette party, Sedona welcomes you with a natural backdrop for a warm and rare experience. While Sedona is teeming with day spas promising unrivaled therapeutic treatments, three award winning facilities are sure to deliver. Sedona's New Day Spa is set against an outdoor garden that has a hot tub, orange canopies fountains, and elegant finishings. With massages, facials, and Desert Nature Body treatments, it's no wonder why they have been voted Sedona's best Day Spa for eight years running.

The Windwater Day Spa leaves no stone unturned when applying the healing arts. From Myotherapy to Polarity Therapy, The Windwater Day Spa offers remedies for both the body and the energy centers. Their outdoor space provides an inviting atmosphere for your bridal party to bond in sisterhood.

Eforea at the Hilton Sedona is an elegant setting with one-of-a-kind treatments. There is a lay-down shower, reflexology, and couples Swedish massage. With a modern and impressive décor, the experience begins the moment you arrive.

Sedona is a setting that beckons you to explore the outdoors and climb to the stars. The heart opening Vortex yoga hike, with guide Johanna Mosca gives you a tour of the folklore of Sedona while centering you with yoga, meditation, and ancient spiritualism. A party of seven is allowed to ascend the mountains as a group. The women of your bridal group will be both united as a team and one with the earth.

After your Shakras are aligned, it's time to inspire merriment and laughter in Sedona's restaurant scene. From venison to vegan, Sedona's restaurants use the luscious backdrop to set the mood for enjoying their cuisine. Juniper Bar and Grille overlooks a stunning golf course, settled in the middle of wrap around mountain ranges. Juniper also accommodates weddings for about a third of the year. Sound Bites is a restaurant and nightclub offering live musical performances from some of today's most exciting artists. ChocolaTree Organic Oasis is a paradise. The restaurant has an outdoor area that has hammocks, acrobats, and an extensive garden where the ingredients to their dishes are grown. The vegan menu offers numerous options to engage the palate and has an internet café with computers so patrons can stay in touch with the rest of the world who aren't at the oasis.

When your big day finally arrives you have options for both budget and venue. L'Auberge De Sedona is a serene and tranquil setting befitting fairytale nuptials. A wedding planner works to make sure every detail of your special day is designed to perfection. Packages range from $3,500 to $15,000 depending on guest count and additions.

The Hilton Sedona Resort at Bell Rock is a vast open space with a setting that is fun for the whole family. With a children's water park and an exceptional fitness center that is a playground for adults, Hilton Sedona Resort at Bell Rock provides reception of a lifetime.

For those on an even tighter budget, the Sedona Heritage Museum allows you a chance to connect with the first families that settled in Sedona, while you are building a family of your own. The wide open space beside the first house build in Sedona is fertile ground for both a large wedding party and a scenic backdrop. There are several areas to hold a reception and the couple is welcome to prepare for the ceremony inside the historical site. The mountains are a backdrop for all photos, and the cost of reservations start in the hundreds.

Sedona is the natural majestic backdrop to the wedding parties and ceremony of your dreams.