10 Best Wedding Packages and Venues in the Riviera Maya 2023

10 Best Wedding Packages and Venues in the Riviera Maya 2023

Looking for a resort for your destination wedding in Mexico? Discover the perfect wedding package for your dream beach wedding in the Riviera Maya. Explore prices, inclusions, and stunning venues today!

From luxurious resorts to stunning beachfront locations, the Riviera Maya offers an array of options for couples looking to tie the knot in paradise.

Our expert team has curated the top Riviera Maya wedding packages just for you. Start planning your dream wedding in the Riviera Maya with our handpicked selection of the best resort and wedding packages available.

secrets maroma wedding pergola at the beach

Content of our Riviera Maya Weddings blog:

Why Riviera Maya Weddings are a Great Idea?

The Riviera Maya is one of the most popular wedding destinations in the world and it’s easy to know why. This stunning region in Mexico has it all.

From the ancient Mayan ruins that will transport you back in time to the mesmerizing cenotes that offer a unique swimming experience, there is something for everyone to enjoy, not to mention the beautiful beaches that will take your breath away with their crystal-clear waters and powdery white sand.

cenote in the riviera maya
Cenotes are found all across the Riviera Maya and the Yucatan Peninsula.

But the reasons to visit the Riviera Maya don’t stop there. The locals’ top-notch service is exceptional, making you feel like royalty during your stay. With an abundance of all-inclusive resorts in the area, you can indulge in luxury without breaking the bank.

With 38 US cities offering direct flights to Cancun, and a lot more flights from any major city in the world, this destination is very accessible from pretty much anywhere, but that’s just the cherry on top.

So if you’re looking for adventure, relaxation, and unparalleled beauty… pack your bags and head to the Riviera Maya for an unforgettable wedding celebration.

beach area of a resort in the riviera maya mexico
The beach is one of the main attractions in this area.

This AAA Four-Diamond awarded resort is in the heart of the Riviera Maya, just 45 minutes from Cancun Airport and 15 minutes from Fifth Avenue in Playa del Carmen.

This resort is ideal for wedding couples traveling with little kids since they offer many incredible amenities for the little ones in the family. Plus the food is delicious and they offer authentic local experiences where you can see a Mayan shaman or you can actually prepare your own tacos and empanadas!

The Fives Beach is a wedding resort that you and your wedding guests will enjoy from top to bottom. From the moment you arrive until the end of your wedding reception, the staff and wedding experts will take care of every detail of your stay.

Aerial view of The Fives Beach wedding resort

Read our complete wedding guide for The Fives Beach.

The Fives Beach Best Features

  • 663 Luxurious rooms
  • Family-friendly
  • 24-hour room service
  • 10 Restaurants and 6 bars and lounges
  • 7 outdoor pools
  • Baby amenities in the room include high chairs, a stroller, a baby monitor, steam sterilizers, and more!
  • Most rooms are designed in a ”condo” style, so they offer larger space than most resorts and few offer separate dining areas and kitchenettes
  • Their beach has received the Blue Flag Award since 2018
  • The bridal suite at the Spa is a great space to get ready for your big day
  • 8 beautiful wedding venues, including a gorgeous beach gazebo!

The Fives Beach Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Sweet Love Package 40 $1,250
Our Dream Wedding Package 40 $2,950

Royalton Riviera Cancun is a modern, and luxurious all-inclusive resort with state-of-the-art rooms, delectable restaurants, a water park for the kids, a large list of sports activities and entertainment, and a casino on site.

Located just 15 minutes from Cancun Airport, this resort is another stunning location for an incredible wedding. It’s beautiful venues and comprehensive wedding packages will make your wedding party an unforgettable celebration!

Royalton riviera cancun offers some of the best wedding packages and venues in the riviera maya

Royalton Riviera Cancun Best Features

Royalton Riviera Cancun Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Just the Two of Us 2 $699
Luxury Complimentary Wedding 10 $999 or FREE*
Refined Wedding 30 $4,199
Exclusive Wedding 40 $11,199
*Free when booking a certain number of rooms

3. Grand Palladium Riviera Maya Weddings

The Grand Palladium Riviera Maya Complex is situated on more than 300 acres of tropical land, spanning 81 miles of beach, and includes The Grand Palladium White Sand, The Grand Palladium Colonial, The Grand Palladium Kantenah, the luxurious TRS Yucatan, and coming soon, the Family Selection Suites. 

While most of the many restaurants, pools, bars, and common areas are shared between all the properties, the luxurious TRS Yucatan offers exclusive restaurants, a private beach club, a beautiful pool area, and some wedding venues ideal for more lavish and intimate weddings.

If you’re seeking ultimate opulence and an added layer of privacy, the Romance Bungalows by the lake feature a jacuzzi, an outdoor shower, water views, and private transportation in a canoe. A perfect accommodation for the wedding couple, or to start your new life together as newlyweds!

earial beach view of a resort in the riviera maya

More details about the Grand Palladium Riviera Maya and the luxurious TRS Yucatan here.

Grand Palladium Riviera Maya Best Features

  • Grand Palladium Colonial Rooms: 406
  • Grand Palladium Kantenah Rooms: 416
  • Grand Palladium White Sand Rooms: 264
  • TRS Yucatan Rooms: 454
  • Grand Palladium is family-friendly, but the TRS is an adults-only resort
  • 14 dining venues and 16 bars, plus 6 restaurants exclusive to the TRS guests
  • Zentropia Spa with large hydrotherapy areas, a temazcal (sweat lodge), and a juice bar
  • 6 large pools including 1 kids pool and 1 adults-only pool. TRS guests can also enjoy 2 more pools and a natural salt-water rock pool
  • The incredible Chic Cabaret Show is on-premises, and TRS guests receive a special discounted price
  • More than 10 incredible gorgeous venues, including a Catholic chapel for wedding ceremonies

Grand Palladium Riviera Maya Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Love Birds by Karen Bussen 10 $1,100
Crazy in Love 20 FREE*
Palladium With Love 25 $3,700
Karen Bussen Collection 25 $4,00
Party Lovers 50 $5,500
Party Lovers by Karen Bussen 50 $6,500
*Free when booking a certain number of rooms

For couples who desire a Hacienda-style, adults-only, all-inclusive retreat with a touch of romance, less than 30 minutes from the airport, then Excellence Riviera Cancun is the perfect choice for planning your destination wedding in Mexico.

This resort offers a tranquil and peaceful environment, delectable cuisine from around the globe, and a fabulous spa that will become your sanctuary of beauty and peace.

With three wedding packages to select from, a professional wedding team, and inclusions like the wedding cake, a cocktail hour, hair, and make-up for one member of the wedding couple, the entire wedding almost plans itself. (Almost, you still need us to be your travel agents!)

Excellence Riviera Cancun aerial view

Excellence Riviera Cancun Best Features

  • 440 rooms and suites
  • Adults-only resort
  • 9 dining options and 12 bars
  • An extensive and vast healthy-oriented menu in every restaurant
  • 6 swimming pools, including 2 with handicapped access and 5 whirlpools
  • 1,900 sq ft of state-of-the-art fitness center
  • Exclusive benefits and added touches at the privileged Excellence Club
  • Sports activities, cultural classes, and artistic lessons
  • Aqua Wellness hydrotherapy circuit at the Spa
  • 12 wedding locations with semi-private and private options

Excellence Riviera Cancun Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Excellence Package 10 $850
Excellence of Love 20 $1,500
Gold Excellence 20 $2,400

If you’re looking for a destination wedding that combines luxury and family-friendly accommodations, Generations Riviera Maya ticks all the boxes. This all-suites, all-ocean front, and all-gourmet cuisine resort offers several floors with access to a pool directly from your terrace. A very rare experience in the area.

Kids will have a blast at the Eko Kids Club with complete supervised activities, and the many in-room amenities that will make kids’ and adults’ stay so much easier and enjoyable, they even offer mini lounge chairs with mini umbrellas at the pool!

The destination wedding packages they offer include preferential venues, a professional wedding coordinator, decor elements, personalized details for your wedding guests, and much more. Host your wedding at an incredible beachfront resort where the whole family will enjoy the entire wedding weekend!

A beautiful all-inclusive wedding resort in the riviera maya

Generations Riviera Maya Best Features

Generations Riviera Maya Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Always and Forever 24 $1,399
Memorable Moments Signature 24 $3,399
Memorable Moments Ultimate 24 $9,999
The Private Enclave Wedding Experience 34 $19,999

Dreams Aventuras is a beautiful resort located within the Puerto Aventuras gated resort and residential community. This newly renovated resort offers a boutique and intimate ambiance with a true Caribbean feel. You can find here spacious suites, brand-new swim-up suites, a wide variety of dining options, and unique wedding venues.

Wedding package inclusions will provide you with virtually everything you could possibly need for a perfect celebration of love. From the wedding location and the cocktail hour to decor and discounts on spa treatments, you and your partner can create unforgettable memories together.

Aerial view of Dreams Aventuras, an all-inclusive family-friendly resort in the riviera maya

Learn all you need to know about weddings at the Dreams Aventuras in our blog.

Dreams Aventuras Best Features

  • 305 rooms
  • Family-friendly
  • 8 restaurants and 4 bars
  • A café and gelato factory
  • Dogs are welcome! (Restrictions and fees apply)
  • Water park with slides
  • Super close to trendy Tulum town and archeological sites
  • Kids and teens club facilities are awesome and they provide lots of supervised activities
  • Natural saltwater pool with minimum waves, ideal for kids and the elderly
  • Sports club and a lively nightclub
  • 7 wonderful wedding areas

Dreams Aventuras Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Elope in Luxury 2 $1,100
Wedding in Paradise 10 $999*
Dreams of Love 30 $3,399 Nov to July
$3,199 Aug, Sep, Oct
Dreams Ultimate 30 $3,799 Nov to July
$3,599 Aug, Sep, Oct
Beyond Memorable 50-79 $8,999 Mon to Wed
$9,499 Thur to Sun
Beyond Memorable 80-100 $13,499 Mon to Wed
$14,399 Thur to Sun
*Or complimentary with a minimum number of rooms booked

Secrets Maroma Beach is an adults-only property located only 35 minutes from Cancun Airport, on the famous and gorgeous Maroma Beach. It’s actually one of the top 10 beaches in the Riviera Maya and it has won numerous awards for its beauty, cleanliness, and minimum seaweed. A people-pleaser and an all-time favorite among travelers from all over the world.

With its pristine sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, and luxurious accommodations, this resort is a dream come true. Winner of the AAA Five Diamond Award, you can be certain you will receive the utmost care and attention during your vacation and your wedding day.

Weddings at Secrets Maroma are elegant and romantic. Let us and the wedding team plan a charming celebration for you. From saving your wedding date to organizing a cocktail hour with an open bar, rest assured you will be well taken care of!

Follow our blog for more details about destination weddings at Secrets Maroma Beach.

Secrets Maroma Beach Best Features

  • 412 suites, with 60% of them with water views
  • Many ground-floor suites offer swim-out access to smaller and more private pools
  • Adults-only
  • 7 restaurants and 7 bars
  • A cozy 24-hour coffee shop with pastries and delicious treats
  • 13,000 sq ft of relaxing Spa facilities
  • Open-air theatre offering live performances and entertainment
  • The beach is AMAZING! 
  • Close proximity to Mayan archeological sites, cenotes, caves, and famous water parks
  • 5 elegant wedding venues

Secrets Maroma Beach Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Elope in Luxury 2 $1,100
Wedding in Paradise 10 $999*
Secrets of Love 30 $3,399 Nov to July
$3,199 Aug, Sep, Oct
Secrets Ultimate 30 $3,799 Nov to July
$3,599 Aug, Sep, Oct
Beyond Memorable 50-79 $8,999 Mon to Wed
$9,499 Thur to Sun
Beyond Memorable 80-100 $13,499 Mon to Wed
$14,399 Thur to Sun
*Or complimentary with a minimum number of rooms booked

Valentin Imperial is one of Riviera Maya’s best resorts, a true hidden gem. A Mexican Hacienda-style oasis in the Caribbean with stunning architecture you will rarely find somewhere else.

Aimed to cater to adults, this deluxe all-inclusive property provides delicious gastronomy, luxurious accommodations, a stunning beach, and several pools, including the main pool voted ”One of the most breathtaking pools in the Riviera Maya”.

Hosting only one wedding per day and with more than 10 wedding locations to choose from, your wedding at Valentin Imperial will be a true Mexico wedding and a remarkable event.

aerial view of a resort complex in the riviera maya

Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya Best Features

  • 540 suites, with 60% of them with water views
  • Adults-only
  • 9 restaurants, 2 food trucks, and 1 coffee shop
  • Half a mile of wonderful beach!
  • A lazy river crossing many room buildings
  • A beautiful Hacienda-style decor across the whole resort
  • Energetic evening entertainment with live performances, shows, and an in-house Dj 
  • Guided bike tour around the gardens to appreciate nature
  • 13 wedding venues including a Catholic chapel, a unique gazebo, and an isolated beach area

Valentin Imperial Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Ever After 2 $759
Eternal Love 10 $999
The One and Only 20 $3,059
Heavenly Moments 30 $6,030
Mayan Wedding 2 $1,600

Located in the heart of Playa del Carmen, literally steps from the famous Fifth Avenue. Paradisus Playa del Carmen combines natural beauty with impeccable service and a modern ambiance for the whole family.

Kids will have a blast at the pools, the kids club, and the water park while the grown-ups will spend their time lounging under the sun, sipping drinks at the many swim-up bars, and relaxing at the state-of-the-art spa.

The all-inclusive experience guarantees a sophisticated and unique vacation and wedding event. With plenty of wedding options and packages, this resort will definitely be at the top of your list!

Aerial view of a beautiful beach resort in playa del carmen

Paradisus Playa del Carmen Best Features

  • 501 rooms and suites
  • Family-friendly
  • 14 restaurants and 11 bars
  • Vibrant and exciting night-life scene with happenings and performances around the resort
  • A new and super large water park and splash pad for the kids
  • Super close to the most popular attractions in the area
  • Up-scale Thierry Mugler bath amenities
  • Certified as a Committed Queer Destination Hotel, adding an extra level of comfort for LGBTQ+ couples 
  • 12 wedding venues including a beach gazebo, a private palapa, and many more!

Paradisus Playa del Carmen Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
No Shoes Allowed 30 $6,000
Nature Vibes 30 $6,500
Go Out with a Bang 30 $10,500
All Aboard Package 30 $13,000
It Takes Two or a Few 12 FREE*
*FREE when booking the minimum required rooms

Grand Velas Riviera Maya sets the stage for an unforgettable destination wedding experience.  This AAA Five Diamond Resort is what a true luxury all-inclusive resort experience should look like.

It is divided into three different ambiances aimed to please travelers with children, an adults-only area, and an opulent oceanfront exclusive section. This resort will provide a new meaning to extravagant travels.

Being on Travel and Leisure’s Top 5 list of the Best Hotels in Mexico will ensure you have a wonderful stay and the all-inclusive wedding of your dreams. Romantic, elegant, and splendid, this is one perfect resort for weddings and honeymoons in the Riviera Maya and Mexico! 

Grand Velas Riviera Maya is one of the top luxurious all-inclusive resorts in Mexico

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Best Features

  • 539 suites
  • Some suites offer private plunge pools overlooking the mangroves or the beach
  • Personalized butler service in every suite, 24 hours a day
  • 35 minutes away from Cancun Airport
  • 8 fine dining restaurants including 5 with curated menus by world-known chefs
  • 6 elegant bars
  • One of the largest and most beautiful Spas in the whole Riviera Maya
  • Two kids’ clubs and one large teen’s room
  • 8 secluded and elegant wedding venues, including a Catholic chapel and rooftop terraces with ocean views

Grand Velas Riviera Maya Wedding Packages

Weddings at the Grand Velas are personalized and unique. There are no standardized wedding packages however, your on-site wedding planner will be able to provide you with some options for ceremony, decor, and events, so you create your wedding day exactly as you have imagined.

We will be glad to handle the process until you are in the expert hands of the resort’s wedding staff!

SPECIAL BONUS – Hotel Xcaret Weddings

We couldn’t finish this list without mentioning the stunning Xcaret Resorts. If you are looking for a luxurious all-inclusive experience with plenty of activities for the whole family, true Mexican food, and a local vibe, then Hotel Xcaret Mexico for the whole family or Hotel Xcaret Arte only for adults are your best options.

These resorts are incredibly popular for destination weddings and there are many reasons why! These resorts offer special added bonuses such as entrances to the most popular parks in the area with the all-fun inclusive concept, private wedding options, impeccable service, and delicious food.

The Xcaret hotels should definitely be on your radar when planning your beach wedding in Mexico!

Aerial view of the ocean a river with some kayaks and paddle boards in the shore

Our blog has a complete wedding guide for weddings at this beautiful resort.

Hotel Xcaret Best Features

  • 900 rooms and suites at Xcaret Mexico (Family-friendly)
  • 900 rooms and suites at Xcaret Arte (Adults-only)
  • AAA 5-Diamond awarded service
  • Unlimited access to the most iconic parks in the area
  • Round transportation to and from the airport included
  • Multiple dining venues inspired by local, Mexican, and modern cuisine
  • A super cool spa carved out of a cave
  • Private beaches with little to no waves, with a minimum presence of seaweed all year long!
  • Impressive wedding venues. Really, all of them are incredible!
  • A stunning Catholic chapel located on top of a mountain, with almost 360* ocean views

Hotel Xcaret Wedding Packages

Package # Guests $ USD
Paraiso Package 30 $16,750
Encanto Package 15 $4,950

About the Best Wedding Packages and Venues in the Rivera Maya

beautiful boho chic beach wedding in a resort in the riviera maya

Congratulations! You’ve reached the end of our guide to the 10 best Riviera Maya wedding packages and resorts for 2023-2024. We hope this article has provided you with all the information and inspiration you need to begin planning your perfect wedding in the Riviera Maya.

No matter which venue or package you choose, rest assured that your wedding in the Riviera Maya will be nothing short of extraordinary. Whether you’re looking for a romantic atmosphere, breathtaking views, or exceptional experiences, these venues have it all.

From the stunning beaches at The Fives Beach Resort to the luxurious amenities at Xcaret, each option offers a unique and unforgettable experience for your dream destination wedding. So why wait? Start planning your dream wedding today.

Do you need more information? Check out the most Complete Guide to Destination Weddings with all the details you could need for a perfect day.

Happy planning!

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