So the love of your life proposed (congrats!!!) and you both decided to make the big day even more romantic with a destination wedding by the shore – what a lovely idea, indeed. But with so many beach wedding venues, how do you know which is best? This is where we come in. Our top 5 beach wedding venues are home to some of the world´s most breathtaking beaches. Beneath swaying palms and sun-kissed beaches, your dream day will become a stunning reality. We recommend you keep it small and invite only direct family and close friends – when it comes to beach wedding destinations, we´ve learned the more intimate you keep it, the more fun it is!
Here are our top 5 picks for tropical wedding destinations:
Destination weddings in Mexico
One of the top beach wedding destinations. From Cozumel to the Mayan Riviera, you´ll find some brilliant locations for destination weddings in Mexico. Swaying palm trees and pristine shorelines set the stage for Mexico beach weddings made in paradise. Pick one of Iberostar’s ten Hotels & Resorts in Mexico to create a spectacular event in a luxurious, all-inclusive, budget-friendly, adults-only or family-friendly resort. Wedding specialists take care of every detail, from an intimate affair to a celebration with the entire family, and with only one wedding happening per day — you are ensured the most special day of your life receives the most attention it deserves.
Destination weddings in Jamaica
Jamaica’s vibrant island culture is known for its warm and welcoming people as well as a laid-back reggae rhythm. Top that with heavenly beaches for a stunning backdrop on you special day. It is also where you can finally discover the mysterious Blue Mountains and marvel the awesome Dunn’s River Falls. In Jamaica, land and sea come together to transport you to a getaway that you’ll never forget. Just 20 minutes from Sangster International Airport lies the ultimate beachfront for destination weddings in Jamaica: the Iberostar Rose Hall Beach and Spa Complex. Nested among sandy shores and tropical gardens, you’ll find three all-inclusive hotels for wedding venues in Jamaica, ranging from the affordable to the luxurious. Each boasts a spectacular beachfront, amenities that will please your entire wedding party, and most importantly, Jamaica’s positive vibes.
Dominican Republic weddings
Where unforgettable memories are made. Dominican Republic has the world’s most sought-after beaches combined with a captivating island culture to create an ultimate wedding destination. From white sandy shores that stretch as far as the eye can see to tropical gardens and gazebos, Dominican Republic weddings are also sure to be picture-perfect. Iberostar Hotels & Resorts in the Dominican Republic offers six warm and inviting beach wedding locations to make your dream come true amid swaying palms and deep blue waters of the tranquil Caribbean. From budget-savvy or five-star luxury to family-friendly or adults-only, you can choose one of many all-inclusive packages to suit your special day best.
Brazil: Golden moments
Sunrise over the water. Samba beats on the coast of Bahia. Brazil is the perfect place for private beach weddings. At Iberostar’s five-star hotels in Brazil, you’ll discover South America’s most romantic shorelines and have the opportunity to experience the grandeur of the Amazon rainforest. Iberostar Bahia offers one of the most unparalleled beach wedding locations adjacent to some of the world’s most stunning coral reefs. At Iberostar Praia de Forte, you can stroll hand-in-hand along the white sand beaches and enjoy a treasure trove of sports and leisure activities. And if you´re looking for a getaway unlike any other, dare to live an extraordinary adventure in the Amazon at the stunning Iberostar Grand Hotel-Ship Amazon, departing from Manaus.
Weddings in Cuba
One of the best Caribbean wedding destinations for a classic celebration. Experience the magic of the island, wrapped in hospitable vibes your big day deserves. It is where you’ll find sun-swept beaches touched with an air of Cuban charm and a culture rich in tradition. There are nine Iberostar Hotels & Resorts for extraordinary weddings in Cuba. Indulge in style and luxury at the Iberostar Grand Hotel Trinidad. Immerse yourself in the bustling vibe of the city-by-the-sea at the Iberostar Parque Central in Habana. Enjoy mesmerising beachfront views at Iberostar Hotels in Varadero. Fall in love with the rich, natural wonders of the Iberostar Ensenachos in Cayo Santa Maria and Iberostar Cayo Coco. Or celebrate your nuptials at the Iberostar Daiquiri in the captivating refuge of Cayo Guillermo. No matter which beach wedding destination you choose, you’ll make your own history on one of the world’s most fascinating islands.
“Iberostar is the name behind the world’s most stunning, all-inclusive wedding and vow renewal destinations. Founded 30 years ago, Iberostar Hotels & Resorts has the expertise to treat you to a storybook wedding that also offers your guests a once-in-a-lifetime vacation. From snorkeling and sailing to top notch spas and golf courses, you can be sure there´s something for every member of the wedding party to enjoy.”