All Inclusive Vacation Destination Wedding

Planning a wedding isn’t something you do every day, so shouldn’t your wedding be as special as possible? If you haven’t considered a destination wedding, it’s time you did. Like many, you may have ruled one out due to concerns about costs and logistics. Incredibly, though, a destination wedding can actually be simpler and more affordable than a traditional one! That’s especially true if you have it at an all inclusive vacation resort in an exotic locale like Cancun. With a little help from All Inclusive Vacations, you can easily pinpoint the perfect place for your once-in-a-lifetime destination wedding.

Reasons to Have a Destination Wedding

Before selecting an all inclusive vacation luxury hotel or resort for your wedding, you should consider whether or not a destination is right for you. Chances are you’ve never considered some of the most exciting reasons to have a wedding in a far-flung locale. A few surprising advantages include:

    • Make Your Big Day Even More Memorable

      You’ll never forget the day you get married, but imagine how much more exciting and special it would be on a stunning Caribbean beach or at a lavish Puerto Vallarta resort. Simply being in a different location is enough to take an amazing day and make it even more unforgettable.

    • Enjoy an Intimate, Unforgettable Ceremony

      Sure, having a huge ceremony with every last member of your extended family is great. There’s a lot to be said for smaller, more intimate ceremonies, though, and where better to hold one than at a beautiful resort destination? Extend invitations to your nearest and dearest friends and relatives and prepare for a day that no one will ever forget.

    • Roll Your Wedding and Honeymoon into One Amazing Adventure

      If you’re already planning to go on a honeymoon in a warm, tropical location, why not have your wedding there too? With an all-inclusive wedding at a resort in an exotic location, you can avoid the hassle of having to plan a separate ceremony and honeymoon. Instead, you can kick back, relax and embark on one of the most amazing adventures of your life with the people you love the most.

    • Keep It Simple

      It’s natural to assume that a wedding at a far-flung destination is going to be more complicated and expensive than a traditional, local one. Incredibly, though, the opposite is usually true! By holding it at an all inclusive vacation resort like the adults-only Secrets Maruma Beach Riviera Cancun, you can effectively pay one low price for your wedding destination and honeymoon.

So Spice Up Your Big Day with an All-Inclusive Wedding!

Chances are you’re picking up what we’re laying down — a destination wedding is a viable option! Choose your favorite destination and then select the resort that’s right for you. It’s a decision you’ll never regret!

Top 5 Honeymoon & Destination Wedding Resorts

Honeymoon and wedding destination resorts come in all shapes and sizes. We have provided you with a top 5 countdown of all the resorts that we feature. Enjoy!

Best resort for bringing family & friends: Barceló Maya Palace

Destination Wedding

Take a moment and imagine with us a large area, designated entirely for weddings. This large expanse is surrounded by beautiful rocks and beach bordering boulders, which would be great for photos. The natural rock beside the ocean view creates the perfect balance for an elegant, yet tropical, wedding.

Resting assured you have a wonderful location for your wedding, you must now consider how to properly entertain your guests. With any wedding party, there are most likely guests of all ages. Luckily Barceló Maya Palace has plenty to offer everyone who is celebrating this wonderful day with you!

Barceló Maya Palace is great for children because of the variety of areas available to be active. The children can get competitive on the tennis or basketball courts or they run and play on the soccer field. The fun and games do not end once the kids decide to change into their swimsuits because there are dedicated pools for water polo that include basketball hoops as well as the option for volleyball nets.

Barcelo Maya Palace Deluxe

The kids are not the only ones who enjoy themselves! Parents can lounge in beachside hammocks and watch the kids play. Would you rather take a dip? There is a humongous pool and even a jacuzzi larger than most normal size swimming pools. If you would like, you may rent a golf cart or electric scooter to get around more quickly and save your energy for the varying restaurants and the live evening entertainment.

Best resort for a private ceremony: Secrets The Vine

Secrets the VineWhen you are looking for a private, intimate place to host your ceremony, then you need a location that is known for having luxurious services. Secrets the Vine is the adults-only, Unlimited-Luxury® location that you are looking for. An elegant setting with modern decór, you and your significant other will enjoy your time with an array of restaurants and unlimited top-shelf beverages.

To make your stay all the more special, we recommend you reserve the Master suite with in-room jacuzzi featuring a beautiful view. This exclusive room, which includes a large corner balcony, is perfect for honeymooners to enjoy views of both the sunrise and the sunset.

Best resort for a private and relaxing couple: Sandals LaSource Grenada 

SkyPool Sandals LaSource Grenada“Romance soars to new heights in our SkyPool Suites.” Sandals LaSource Grenada has taken love to new heights, literally. You and your mate will not want to ever leave your room once you see your SkyPool. A unique infinity pool on your own personal balcony, the SkyPool will help the both of you relax and celebrate your love for one another. For moments that you do not desire that intimate, private time in your SkyPool, then make your way to one of the three freshwater swimming pools or two river pools. LaSource Grenada is minutes from the airport, features nine restaurants and has numerous bars serving top-shelf spirits.

Best resort for an active couple: Breathless Punta Cana

Active Breathless ResortFor some, the word “lounge” is just not their vocabulary. While sitting in the sun is nice, you can only take so much before you need to go on a jog, play some volleyball, or lace up your dancing shoes and make your way over to the night club. Lucky for couples who have a hard time sitting for too long, Breathless Punta Cana has plenty to offer alongside the benefits of an all-inclusive resort.

You can take a morning jog along the beach or in the fitness center. If you would prefer being active with others, aerobic lessons are coordinated both at the pool and on the beach. Other group exercises include volleyball in the pool or on the beach as well as water polo. Do not be concerned about how much pool space is left with all of these activities, because Breathless is an adults-only resort featuring a two story pool with plenty of space for you to relax! For the newlywed couple who is looking to stay active while they get away, Breathless Punta Cana is where you need to be!

Best resort for having fun: Sunscape Dorado Pacifico Ixtapa 

Sunscape IxtapaAll of the restaurants and spirits that you would expect from a first class resort, but the fun never stops at Sunscape Dorado Pacifico Ixtapa! Sunscape’s world of Unlimited-Fun® gives you one of nature’s most pristine beaches, 24-hour room service, top-shelf spirits, daily refreshed mini-bar, and spectacular ocean views, all while experiencing the special feeling of being welcomed as a most honored guest. With eight on location restaurants, five a la carte options, a grill and a cafe, you will never go hungry or thirsty! Be entertained in the outdoor theater or in the pool with two water slides. And why is this perfect for honeymooners? You will receive the Sunscape Sweet Escape Honeymoon package complimentary if you book a designated room category for 7+ nights! Just be ready to enjoy yourself and have fun!

Inside the Secrets Maroma, Riviera Maya

Secrets Maroma is located on one of the most pristine and famous beaches in all of Mexico. As an adults only resort, it’s the perfect destination for adults to relax, adventure and romance.

Offering the highest service, the Secrets Maroma staff takes care of guests by paying great attention to detail and making sure all guest needs are taken care of.

Guest Insight: Staying at an Adults Only Resort

A guest from New Jersey, wrote about her relaxing stay on TripAdvisor:

“Overall, it was a wonderful, relaxing resort. No kids, mostly couples, but my sister and I did not feel out of place at all! If you want wild party nights, this is not your resort. But if you want relaxation, great food, drinks and an amazing beach, this is a great choice.

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Hotel Grounds and Guest Rooms

If you are celebrating an anniversary or honeymoon, and your travel agent notifies the resort, they will surprise you with a “happy anniversary sign” on the door, a complimentary bottle of wine, fruit basket or chocolate strawberries.

The resort also offers ocean view rooms with a fully furnished terrace and your very own small private pool.

In the morning, enjoy a wonderful breakfast at the modern World Cafe then head over to the beach for a morning yoga class.

After that, have lunch at the Seaside Grill then walk over to the pool to lounge. The pool overlooks the beach for an even better visual and relaxing experience. The combination of the beautiful pool, ocean breeze and palm trees will have you laying there for hours.

If you get hungry during your tanning session, order a snack a la carte or enjoy a nice beverage in the sunshine.

In the evening, enjoy an authentic Mexican dinner, then head over to the Desires nightclub and dance the night away.

Resort Extras

This resort goes above and beyond to make sure that all of the little things are taken care of and that you feel special.

Sometimes your Jacuzzis might have rose petals floating in it. Other times, you might find extra chocolate on your pillow.

Even the lobby has live music at nighttime to make guests feel relaxed and entertained 24/7.