Destination wedding in Mexico? Here are six amazing hotel resorts to choose from

Mexico has a wonderfully diverse landscape of bustling cities, jungles, deserts and white sandy beaches, so it really has something to offer everyone. That’s why it’s one of Zankyou’s top spots for destination weddings in 2021.

Destination wedding in Mexico? Here are six amazing hotel resorts to choose from
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Mexico has a wonderfully diverse landscape of bustling cities, jungles, deserts and white sandy beaches, so really has something to offer everyone. That’s why it’s among Zankyou’s top spots for destination weddings in 2021.


When it’s time to choose your wedding venue abroad, it’s hard to decide among the plethora of hotels in sunny Mexico. What makes destination weddings easier than planning a wedding at home is that you can find a luxury hotel with an all-inclusive wedding planning and accommodation package – so all you’ll have to do is book your flights and turn up! So let us introduce you to Velas Resorts, who have five amazing hotel venues in Mexico for you to choose from, as well as Palmaïa – The House of AïA – a contemporary, sustainable, boho-chic wedding venue which adds a bit of a twist to our hotel selection. So let us tell you more about their six hotel venues.

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1. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

On the Puerto Vallarta coast, Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit is an all-inclusive resort with exquisite hospitality, where radiant sunsets and glistening waters will be the backdrop to your wedding vows. A vibrant, colorful and tropical setting for your special day, in an incredible hotel for you and your guests to enjoy. There are a few spaces to choose from, such as a beachfront gazebo, sky lit terraces or one of their grand ballrooms, and the professional events team here are known for adding an abundance of extra special touches to each unique wedding.

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2. Casa Velas 

Casa Velas, also in Puerto Vallarta, is an adults-only boutique hotel: the perfect blend of sophistication with a relaxed seaside atmosphere. The pool terrace and vibrant gardens can provide a wonderful tropical setting for your emotional ceremony, and there is a private Ocean Club for an incredibly romantic beachfront party. The delicious food will wow your guests, as will the views!

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3. Mar Del Cabo

This may be the newest acquisition of Velas Resorts, but the lovely boutique Mar Del Cabo hotel is already renowned for being a hub of modern luxury. Minimalism meets elegance both inside and out, as the hotel opens up to the breezy Sea of Cortez, with romantic views as the eyes can see. This is the perfect spot for intimate wedding celebrations, on a panoramic terrace which expands onto the ocean. You’ll never want to leave!

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4. Grand Velas Riviera Maya

This paradisiacal hotel hugs the coast where the Caribbean Sea meets the Yucatan jungle, so it really does provide you with loads to explore. After a dreamy beachfront wedding at Grand Velas Riviera Maya, you’ll be already situated in the perfect spot to kick-start your honeymoon – which really will be the trip of a lifetime. Here you’ll also find renowned chefs and a relaxing spa, what could be more romantic?

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5. Grand Velas Los Cabos

Last but not least, Grand Velas Los Cabos provides everything you’ll need for a destination wedding of dreams. Voted the no.1 Cabo resort by TripAdvisor, this hotel has not one but three infinity pools overlooking the Sea of Cortez. And when it comes to the all-important bridal preparations, you’ll feel dazzling and radiant for the biggest day of your life in an incomparable beauty salon and wellness spa, because no bride should feel tense or stressed on their wedding day!

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Velas Resorts doesn’t just have these magical hotel venues to offer destination wedding couples, but also a complete planning service and an array of wedding packages. Here’s six reasons why you should choose them to plan your exotic wedding day.  

  1. Customized weddings for one-of-a-kind events. Personal appointments with certified Wedding Planners.
  1. Romantic venues for dream weddings, from gazebos to terraces, Catholic chapel (Riviera Maya) beaches, and gardens with jungle or ocean views
  2. Onsite Wedding Planners certified in South Asian, LGBT and Jewish ceremonies, among others.
  3. EXCLUSIVITY: only one wedding per day
  4. Bridal Preparation suite available for a day of pampering before the big event
  5. Certificate to return and celebrate your first anniversary in the same place

How does that sound? An exclusive wedding, planned by a dedicated wedding specialist, with a beautiful exotic backdrop? We think it sounds pretty perfect.

6. Palmaïa – The House of AïA

The House of Aïa is perfect for your dream beach wedding or overdue vowel renewal. The eternal promise of two lives leaping together into the unknown. Rites of romance, rites of devotion, rites of love. Celebrations by morning, noon, and long into the night. Whether you dream of a grand celebration or an intimate gathering, we invite you to explore all the possibilities. We devote attention to every detail in order to achieve the most exquisite and sought-after ceremonies in the Riviera Maya.

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Located between the tropical jungle foliage and the picturesque turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea – the quintessence of a sustainable wellness resort. A secluded sanctuary with swimming suites, jungle spa, gourmet restaurants overseen by awarded chefs, locally sourced plant-based cuisine, private beach, infinity pools, and in-suite dining sets. Palmaïa – The House of AïA, truly stands apart from other luxury retreats. The exquisitely designed oceanfront suites come with stunning ocean views, elegant décor, and holistic amenities that are unlike anything else in the Riviera Maya. The wellness resort offers a level of seclusion often associated with far-away island resorts and an atmosphere of tranquility you’d expect from a yoga retreat. Reestablish the connection between your mind and body through yoga and guided meditation while immersed in the vibrant jungle energy of the Riviera Maya. The luxury retreat also offers the excellent Atlantis Spa where jungle inspired architecture blends together with modern design. Guests can indulge in a number of spa treatments including ayurvedic treatments, temazcal ceremonies, steam room sessions, relaxing massage, and more.

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