When asked, “What’s your dream wedding?” most couples will agree that their ideal ceremony involves family, friends, and almost everything going right. Despite these similarities, couples pursuing an extravagant destination wedding do not commonly follow this cookie-cutter concept. Conversely, destination weddings can come in all shapes and sizes, flower arrangements and venues, all garnering the ability to accommodate any group type.
Regardless of whether you’re renewing your vows on the sun-soaked shores of Costa Rica or seeking a more avant-garde and adventurous celebration, we at Destify have discovered some of the best resorts and venues for your day of romance. With exciting venues such as refreshing cenotes or an intimate beachfront gazebo, there is an abundance of destinations and spaces for every wedding party in our resourceful guide:
Curating a guest list with a collection of younger guests and families? A plethora of wedding resorts provide appropriately sized venues perfect for large destination weddings. With some spaces capable of comfortably accommodating 300 guests max, wedding parties with 20+ guests can enjoy an engaging day of romance no matter how large the group is. Additionally, most resorts possess interactive Kid’s Clubs and water parks idyllic for families and guests of all ages.
Nestled on the pristine shores of Juanillo Beach, Hyatt Ziva Cap Cana is an all-inclusive paradise that is perfect for families seeking to indulge in the finer amenities of life. A stone’s throw away from the beach, a Hyatt Ziva Cap Cana wedding offers immaculate seascapes and expansive venues capable of accommodating large destination wedding parties. Featuring a selection of personalized wedding packages, the resort ensures that your dream wedding is both elegant and uniquely yours.
North of Cancun’s Hotel Zone, the newly built Dreams Vista Cancun offers guests an array of nearby attractions, cuisine, and nightlife options. The family-friendly resort provides spacious rooms with a sleek design and a tropical feel. With the beach just minutes away and ocean views in each suite, the Dreams Vista Cancun wedding provides guests with an experience that will make them never want to leave.
The beautiful Hilton Rose Hall all-inclusive resort has it all, with access to a historic property filled with ancient aqueducts, to a world-class waterpark that will please thrillseekers of any age. A Hilton Rose Hall wedding ceremony features multiple venues such as the tropically appointed grounds, or the immaculate beach perfect for a ceremony of any size. Beyond the wedding festivities, guests will love the delectable dining and the hand-crafted cocktails that greet you around every corner.
On stunning white sands and clear waters of Costa Mujeres, Majestic Elegance provides wedding couples and their guests with an unbelievable stay. With the best in accommodations and onsite amenities combined with the natural scenery of an exclusive new beach, Majestic Elegance Costa Mujeres weddings create a romantic and unforgettable experience to be enjoyed with friends and family under the Caribbean sun.
The Hard Rock Riviera Maya is a Caribbean paradise, featuring oceanic lagoons with private beach access, sure to make your destination wedding truly photogenic. The grounds feature lush flora and the rooms feature rock n’ roll details which will hit all the right notes for you and your wedding guests. A Hard Rock Riviera Maya wedding is perfect for couples looking for a ceremony that is equally beautiful as it is fun.
For more active wedding couples and parties, our featured resorts are devoted to delivering an exquisite destination wedding experience. Whether you’re taking pictures while swimming in a refreshing Mexico cenote or participating in adrenaline-pumping off-site excursions, you can take advantage of several properties whose close proximity to a multitude of adventures will elevate your collective stay. Featuring all-inclusive tour guides and streamlined transportation, adventure wedding resorts offer intriguing venues that will be sure to spice up your ceremony.
The lush and full jungles, crystal clear waters, and the colonial architecture of Dreams Tulum wedding resort will leave you speechless. Sitting on 2 miles of powdery fresh sand, a secluded adults-only section, and every room offering a hammock on the private balcony, this resort has endless opportunities to feel serene. With Mayan traditions of holistic well-being creating a leisure atmosphere, this is the perfect resort to unwind and enjoy yourself at with all your wedding guests.
From breathtaking, white-sandy beaches to gorgeous ballrooms and garden terraces, a Hyatt Ziva Cancun wedding is equipped with all the necessities for a ceremony of your dreams. The resort is located just outside of downtown Cancun and offers endless amounts of activities and relaxing options to make your wedding experience all that you could ever desire.
The term “finisterra” translates to “end of the earth” and with your Sandos Finisterra wedding you and your guests can have panoramic views of the surrounding vista and marina, or ocean views along the breathtaking Baja Peninsula. Just minutes away from downtown Cabo San Lucas, situated along a secluded clifftop, your guests will be amazed at your spectacular destination wedding.
The Majestic Elegance offers a true destination wedding, situated on the pristine soft sands of Bavaro Beach. A Majestic Elegance wedding is perfect for couples seeking a lively atmosphere at night, and younger guests will have fun too thanks to the large pool and activities available.
Maybe you and your spouse are seeking a more secluded, adult-orientated wedding experience. For couples desiring an exclusive retreat without children, adults-only resort chains such as Secrets and Sandals offer a vast selection of spaces and on-site amenities ideal for mature guests. Leading up to your wedding day, take part in dazzling events such as wine tastings and tango classes, as well as stellar nearby entertainment that will provide your party with seemingly endless entertainment.
The Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall resort is an adults-only haven in beautiful Jamaica that shares many of its facilities and wedding venues with its sister resort Hyatt Ziva next door. It’s the perfect escape for destination weddings that want it all, from an intimate beach and elegant decor options, to a gorgeously appointed pool complex and a mature atmosphere, all in a major hub for exciting nightlife and shopping. With two resorts at your disposal, your Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall wedding is sure to be a memorable occasion for all who attend.
The brand-new Secrets Cap Cana resort is located in an exclusive gated community of beautiful Punta Cana, where adults can let loose and embrace the romance, a perfect resort for a destination wedding. From the second you enter the lobby, the ocean views will take your breath away, and the sands of Juanillo beach often draw comparisons to crystalline sugar. A Secrets Cap Cana wedding has all the necessary elements to ensure that your special day is truly unforgettable.
Resting on the edge of El Medano Beach at the end of the Cabo San Lucas boardwalk, allow yourself to be as calm and relaxed or active and social as you wish at this adults-only resort. With certain restaurants that offer communal tables, themed parties at the different pools, and next door to a beautiful marina, a Breathless Cabo San Lucas wedding offers non-stop entertainment for a thrilling and exotic ceremony!
The high-end UNICO 20°87° adults-only resort utilizes local inspiration to attract international crowds. Your destination wedding could draw from the resort’s motto of “no-itinerary-necessary”, where excursions are included, and every inch of the resort features a spectacular view. Your UNICO 20°87° wedding ceremony could feature decor designed by a celebrity planner, and your guests will love the gourmet gastronomy available, and the thoughtfully curated guest rooms.
In this contemporary era of wedding resorts, vow renewals are continuously transforming from smaller, local ceremonies to extraordinary tropical getaways. Fortunately for couples desiring to renew their vows in paradise, a bevy of resorts offer all-inclusive or complimentary packages to heighten your enchanting week of romance. With resorts enabling couples direct access to stunning wedding venues, on-site staff will ensure that your ceremony is both intimate and uniquely yours.
This gorgeous all-inclusive is prepared to meet the needs of vacationers of all kinds, and wedding parties are no exception. Hard Rock Los Cabos weddings offer the height of luxury in amenities as well as an unmatched level of care and attention to detail from a dedicated staff. Bound to be the prime location in the already red-hot Cabo San Lucas area, Hard Rock Los Cabos will surely exceed your destination wedding expectations.
The Majestic Mirage is the newest Majestic resort in Punta Cana, focused on offering a luxurious experience between the rich fauna and beautiful white sands of Bavaro Beach. The Mirage offers a wonderful destination wedding blending immaculate service and modern details with a truly tropical location. Whether you choose between the beach, or the Chapel, you can be sure your Majestic Mirage wedding will be a truly unique and unforgettable experience.
The Royalton Blue Waters in Jamaica is a newer generation resort with superb architecture and beautiful cerulean waters to frame a perfect destination wedding. Your guests will be enthralled by the ocean views and tropical luxury offered by a Royalton Blue Waters wedding and they’ll be sure to remember your wedding ceremony for years to come. Enjoy the stylish decor, the private island, and plentiful opportunities for total relaxation.
Settled in the Uvero Alto region of Punta Cana, this adults-only resort is the epitome of luxury and excitement. With secluded palm tree-filled beaches that include waiter service, and 8 pools to soak up the sun at, including a multi-level freestyle pool, a Breathless Punta Cana wedding makes it easy to wind down and relax with your wedding guests. You also have the chance to join the party with some high-energy fun at the monthly themed parties, topless pool sections, and thrilling nightlife! The free flow Caribbean environment will help make your destination wedding as exciting as you wish.
Well, have you decided? It’s ok if not, we’ve given you a lot to digest. Are you ready to talk about one or several of these resorts in further detail? Talk to an agent by completing the form below. Remember, our services are always complimentary: