Historic Spanish Point

Historic Spanish Point (“HSP”), a hidden 30-acre gem on Little Sarasota Bay in the Osprey area of Sarasota County, is one of the largest waterfront preserves showcasing native Florida plants in the state. 

No matter the size of your special event, Spanish Point offers spaces throughout the property to accommodate your needs and desires. Discover the breathtaking venues available:
Mary’s Chapel
Our romantic pioneer-era chapel features 7 stained glass windows, high ceilings, and a church bell to ring in your next chapter. 
Holds 30 (or up to 50 with additional chairs)

White Cottage Lawn & Sunken Garden
Our most popular wedding venue features the White Cottage, Sunken Garden, and romantic Pergola of Mrs. Potter Palmer. This spacious garden is ideal for sunset nuptials on the bayfront.
Holds 150 for seated dinner

Duchene Lawn
Featuring two rows of Queen Palms and a classic portal erected by Mrs. Potter Palmer in 1912, this is the perfect way to frame your happily-ever-after.
Holds 50-150

Packing House
A rustic space nestled in the mangroves with a dock that extends into Little Sarasota Bay. The perfect spot for intimate “old Florida” ceremonies and receptions.
Holds 30-50.
1212 East Ave. S.
Sarasota, FL 34239
1259 S. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239
1283 S. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239