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The Destination for All-Inclusive Beach Weddings in Mexico

Imagine your destination wedding on a sun-drenched beach with Pacific and Caribbean waves crashing on the shore. Dancing under the stars on a chic terrace overlooking the Sea of Cortez. From the pristine beaches of Playa del Carmen to the shores of Puerto Vallarta and Los Cabos, love shines at Velas Resorts. Fall in love with the sand, surf, sky, and each other at our 5-star wedding destinations.
 
Elevate the luxury when planning your destination wedding in Mexico at Velas Resorts. White sand beaches, emerald colored seas, and seductive sunsets set the stage for happily-ever-afters that start at each of our all-inclusive resorts in Mexico's most elegant and romantic beach destinations.
Riviera Maya at Mexico
Romance and adventure mingle with the spirit of the ancient Maya on this sacred coast.Crystaline Caribbean Sea waters and brilliant white sand beaches seduces the senses, making for a magical and memorable Mexican wedding destination.
Riviera Nayarit, Mexico
Feel the romance of Mexico's golden coast, a spectacular landscape wedged between green mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Escape to an enchanting wedding destination with silky beaches and miles of coast. 
Puerto Vallarta at Mexico
Vibrant and lively, Mexico's Pacific Coast playground is a cultural experience. Discover colorful downtown markets, exciting nightlife, natural landmarks, hidden beaches, and exciting ocean adventures in this scenic destination.
Los Cabos, Mexico
Nestled between the desert and the Sea of Cortez on the tip of the Baja Peninsula, Los Cabos is one of the most stunning and sought-after wedding destinations in Mexico. Set the stage for your special day with white sand beaches and dramatic rock formations.
Create Your Love Story
Your dream wedding should be as as unique as you are with our selection of beautiful destinations across Mexico. Tie the knot with your toes in the sand in Riviera Maya, under a charming gazebo in glamorous Los Cabos, or on a rooftop deck with stunning sea views in celebrity-favorite Vallarta-Nayarit.

Then let mariachis or Mexican harpist serenade your reception under the stars.

At Velas Resorts, we make every moment about you.
  • Fresh Flowers
  • Wedding Specialists
  • Aerial Drone Filming
  • Indoor & Outdoor Venues
  • Gourmet Cuisine & Catering
  • Live Streaming Video
  • Artistic Photography
  • Unique Wedding Decor
  • Beautiful Beaches & Gardens
  • Live Music & Entertainment
 
Create Your Love Story at Weddings by Velas Resorts
Create Your Love Story at Weddings by Velas Resorts
Create Your Love Story at Weddings by Velas Resorts
One Love, Many Cultures
Love comes in many traditions, and we honor them all. From authentic Indian and Jewish ceremonies to LGBT celebrations, you'll find diverse cultural weddings at Velas Resorts. Embrace true love with a Huichol ritual or a sacred Mayan shaman. Anything is possible.
Find Your Solutions
Find Your Solutions
Get to know some tips and details about Grand Velas Los Cabos and start planning your next trip to Paradise.

Who performs the ceremonies at your resorts?

You can choose the right type of officiant for your style and your ceremony: religious, symbolic, or legal. For a legal wedding, an authorized judge will lead your ceremony. Non-denominational ministers lead symbolic ceremonies, and religious weddings are conducted by a spiritual leader such as a priest, pastor, or rabbi.

Will the ceremony be performed in English or Spanish?

The legal ceremony is performed in Spanish with the services of a Professional Translator if required.

Can we have the ceremony on the beach?

Yes. Velas Resorts can organize beautiful Civil or Symbolic ceremonies on the tranquil beaches of Mexico. Religious (Catholic) ceremonies must be celebrated at the nearest church, as mandated by the Vatican.

How many weddings do you host in a single day?

Only one: yours. Your wedding is an important, once-in-a-lifetime celebration that deserves exclusivity - and that's just what you'll find at our luxury resorts. Your personal wedding coordinator will ensure that no detail is overlooked. We offer an enticing array of thoughtful services and wedding packages in Mexico to make your day complete.

Can my guests attend the wedding if they are not staying at the resort?

Yes. However, guests not staying at any Velas Resorts must purchase a wedding pass upon their arrival to the resort. Wedding passes are guaranteed for purchase only on the ceremony date and can stay only the time of the wedding event. Please contact your wedding sales coordinator for wedding pass restrictions.

Can children attend our wedding?

If the ceremony/reception takes place at the Garden or Pool area, we are not able to make any exceptions due to the "adult-only" policy. All guests must be 16 years or older. However if the ceremony/reception will take place at the Beach Club, children are welcome. Families with children can stay at Velas Vallarta. Please consult your Wedding Coordinator for details.

What time of day do most weddings at your resorts take place?

Wedding ceremonies usually begin 1.5 hours prior to sunset for the most beautiful skies. Depending on the time of year, this can mean anywhere from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. In the summer months, a sunset ceremony offers milder temperatures by avoiding the heat of the day. Our personal wedding planners can help you figure out the perfect time to say "I do."

How long is the average wedding ceremony at your resorts?

Most ceremonies last for approximately 30 minutes. Traditional religious ceremonies, such as Catholic weddings, are usually a bit longer. If you plan to take your vows just before sunset, your reception will get started as twilight descends. After dinner, you'll be able to dance under starry skies.

What is the difference between a legal, religious and symbolic ceremony?

Legal ceremonies are officiated by a judge who is authorized by the Mexican government to issue a marriage certificate which is valid in Mexico only. In order to be registered in a foreign country, it must be translated and legally stamped. One of the requirements for a legal wedding in Mexico is a blood test that must be taken at least three business days before the wedding. Symbolic ceremonies are led by a non-denominational minister who will give a reading about love and the partnership of marriage. The minister will issue a certificate with no legal value. Religious ceremonies are sacred rituals led by a pastor, priest, rabbi, or another spiritual leader. Hindu, Jewish, and Catholic weddings are a few of the religious ceremonies that we offer.
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  • Coastal Adventures at Mexico
    Coastal Adventures
    Discover adventure together. Swim with dolphins and sail into the sunset. Snorkel and scuba dive in the ocean and coral reef. Zip line over the jungle and hike majestic mountains. Every resort is your playground.
  • Weddings by Velas Resorts, Mexico Relax and Rejuvenate
    Relax and Rejuvenate
    Renew your spirit with holistic spa journeys in harmony with nature. Indulge in a massage or body ritual. Lounge on idyllic beaches, or soak up the vibe by the infinity pool. Find your chill.
  • All-Inclusive Activities at Weddings by Velas Resorts, Mexico
    All-Inclusive Activities
    Beach bonfire fiestas. Cocktail mixology class. Heavenly infinity pools. Sunset yoga. Kayaks, boogie boards, and snorkeling. Everything you desire, including a 24/7 Personal Concierge.
  • Weddings by Velas Resorts, Mexico Artisan Cuisine
    Artisan Cuisine
    Grilled lobster on the beach. Spicy tacos by the pool. Italian with ocean views. Enjoy vibrant flavors made with fresh, local ingredients. Feed your soul with creative global cuisine at our resort restaurants.
  • Oceanfront Luxury at Weddings by Velas Resorts, Mexico
    Oceanfront Luxury
    Be swept away by the panoramic ocean, sea and garden views in our all-inclusive suites. Designed in harmony with the natural surroundings, our stunning suites offer a luxurious coastal retreat. Find your sanctuary.