Before & After

Whether you’re planning your engagement or the party for after “I Do,” our wedding department is there every step of the way. With over 40 options for your celebrations – including beach, garden and hotel wedding and reception venues –  the possibilities for your dream moments are endless. Plan a meeting with our team and visit our exclusive wedding room with displays, samples and a dedicated team.


  • Engagements
    Pop the Question!

    Pop the question amid the glory of the Historic Cavalier Hotel or the splendor of the Marriott Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Contact us for permission to set up a dedicated space for your proposal and engagement photography.

  • Showers & Luncheons
    Brunches & Bubbly

    Or as we like to call them, Brunches & Bubbly! Host your bridal shower or a grooms’ luncheon at one of many award-winning restaurants, social lounges, or private loggias.

  • Rehearsals & Dinners
    Practice Makes Perfect

    Practice makes perfect! Run through the big day on-site ahead of time and enjoy a wonderful dinner with family and friends before the big day.


  • Day of Preparations
    It’s All in the Details

    Your Special Day is here! Get ready in our luxury suites, and spend the early hours soaking in the resort amenities and pampering in our full service Seahill Spa before the big day.

  • Ceremonies
    We Say I Do!

    From the beach weddings to beautiful garden wedding venues, say “I Do” in one of our spectacular Cavalier Resort venues. The perfect setting for the perfect beginning.


  • Receptions
    Let’s Celebrate!

    Let’s celebrate! Dance the night away in our Ballroom or outdoor tented and non-tented spaces, surrounded by your closest friends and family.


A Place for Everything

Hunt Room

Ideal for: Pre-ceremony Groomsmen Gatherings, Evening Cocktails

Genteel and refined, The Hunt Room is perfect for a Groomsman’s dinner. Coordinate pre-ceremony photography and drinks, or even reserve a distillery tour.


Ideal for: Engagements, Rehearsal Dinners

A perfect bridal shower venue as well as for brunch and more. Becca offers true garden-to-table breakfast, lunch and dinner. Choose from Becca’s elegant private dining room, or opt for the gorgeous Garden Trellis Table.

Raleigh Room

Ideal for: Pre and Post-Ceremony Cocktail Gatherings

Every bride deserves a Bridal Luncheon in the Raleigh Room of the Cavalier Resort. Airy, sophisticated and rich in history, the Raleigh Room is also a welcoming spot for coffee or cocktails.

Orion’s Roof

Ideal for: Engagements, Intimate Dinners

Panoramic oceanfront views 183 feet above the waves make for an unforgettable evening. Whether you’re looking for a breathtaking backdrop to pop the question, or to share late night bites and cocktails, Orion’s Roof has the views, food and atmosphere to make your memories magical.


Ideal for: Celebratory Cocktails

The best way to start your big day is with a celebratory brunch at Tulu. Fresh, light and delightful, this seaside bar & grill offers healthy dining options any time of day.

Arbuckle’s Bar and Grill

Ideal for: Rehearsal Dinners, Evening Cocktails

The perfect venue for your intimate rehearsal dinners and a delightful setting for evening cocktails with the backdrop of the sun setting behind The Historic Cavalier Hotel.