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Wedding Venues in Mexico


Top Five Resorts in Mexico 

Who wouldn’t want to consider a destination wedding in Mexico? With luxury beach resorts that cater to couples worldwide, it's safe to say you have your pick of venues. It can seem daunting when looking at all of the options. But which Mexican resort is the best spot for your long-awaited celebration? Maybe you prefer the beachfront seclusion of the Riviera Maya, which is known for its sapphire waters and eclectic nightlife. Or perhaps destinations like Los Cabos or Zihuatanejo are more aligned with the style of your event. Mexico's resort choices for your wedding are nearly endless, whether you’re planning an extravagant celebration or are looking for a more intimate affair. These are the top five that have all the exclusive amenities needed to plan a wedding to remember.


Photography by Maricarmen



One & Only Palmilla

      Mexican charm comes to life at One & Only Palmilla. This stunning Los Cabos resort is immersed between blue skies and the azure sea. An iconic destination secluded on the Baja Peninsula. Overlooking the Sea of Cortez’s dramatic coastline, This luxury resort combines traditional Mexican style and Spanish Colonial design with contemporary touches amid palm-fringed gardens. A wonderful backdrop for wedding photographs that you will remember forever.


     Their regal ballroom hosts up to 200 guests, while the Bahia courtyard is an ambient setting for cocktail hour. The unique energy of Turtle Beach makes it ideal for more intimate affairs, but for unparalleled views of the Baja peninsula, your best option is the Aqua Pool deck. The South Lawn is transformed into a magical space for large outdoor soirees for you and your hundred closest friends and family.


      Indulge in world-class dining at your choice of five exceptional restaurants, lounges, and bars that also cater to large events. In addition, they have an extensive selection of wellness, fitness, and spa experiences for your guests that will leave them feeling relaxed and pampered for your wedding day. An excellent choice for any destination Mexico wedding.

Hotel Esencia

Hotel Esencia is a majestic 50-acre estate at the midpoint between Tulum and Playa del Carmen in Mexico. It has long enjoyed a storied past in this ancestral cradle of culture, cuisine, and comfort. Originally built as the private hideaway home of an Italian duchess on the most beautiful beach of the Mayan Riviera, it later became a hotel, and, for some time, has been a sought-after destination for honeymooners seduced by the serene comforts of this timeless mansion.


          The estate’s provenance as a place of leisure for nobility is the guiding inspiration for a modern reimagining. The Main House remains the hotel’s centerpiece, around which footpaths lead to only 45 suites and three villas where guests enjoy genuine privacy and five-star hospitality. Ideally situated far from huge resorts and the roar of pleasure boats, the immaculate bay of Xpu-Ha is a natural haven where each year sea turtles make their nests. This resort is ideal for the couple that is seeking a more secluded celebration.






Rosewood Mayakoba

     Embraced by emerald lagoons, a mangrove jungle, and a pristine white-sand beach, Rosewood Mayakoba offers a private world of rarefied beauty along Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Immerse you and your guests in Mexican culture and design a wedding with wonderful elegance. Have your wedding in the most acclaimed Riviera Maya luxury resort that captivates the soul with unimaginable tropical beauty and simple refinement.


Experience their passion for impeccable service and warm Mexican hospitality. Located on the crystalline waters of the Mexican Caribbean, Rosewood Mayakoba inspires romance and evokes joy. The resort features myriad settings for one-of-a-kind romantic experiences, including wedding ceremonies, rehearsal dinners, bridal luncheons, and receptions of every size and style. Nestled between lush jungle and turquoise ocean, Rosewood Mayakoba offers a luxurious and elegant backdrop to say “I Do.”

Nizuc Resort & Spa

Named the “Most Instagrammable Hotel in the World” by Luxury Travel Advisor, this secluded Cancun resort is perfect for couples seeking world-class amenities and style. With Nizuc's 274 luxurious suites and private villas that are dispersed throughout their 29-acre property, this resort works well for large grand celebrations. Rooms include private pools, spacious terraces, lush tropical gardens, sweeping views, and free-standing soaking tubs. Everything your guests will desire during your destination wedding. With award-winning architecture, this makes it an easy choice for any couple looking for timeless jaw-dropping wedding photographs.






Photography by Maricarmen       


Four Seasons Punta Mita

Your dream destination wedding awaits at Four Seasons Punta Mita, where the stunning sunsets over the Pacific Ocean make your most important day unforgettable for you and your guests. The “mi casa su casa” attitude of their warm, friendly hospitality will take care of requests, big or small. Led by their innovative, experienced wedding planners, this makes planning a wedding a breeze. Here, every detail is expertly designed and carried out. From an array of stunning venues to innovative Mexican cuisine and tasteful, stylish décor, your wedding will be completely unique and touchingly authentic. Once you step onto the property, you can feel the romance. The breathtaking landscapes, beautiful rooms, and fantastic staff are the perfect combination to create the wedding of your dreams – Punta Mita has everything to make weddings wonderfully dreamy.







I hope you enjoyed my favorite wedding venues in Mexico. Wedding planning starts off with choosing the perfect location, and I love sharing my knowledge of wonderful hidden gems. If you are looking for more destination wedding venues, make sure to check out my post about some of the top ones in California. If you are searching for wedding vendors for your special day, feel free to connect and share your vision.



Photography: Maricarmen Maffioli

Venue: Nizuc Resort & Spa

Planner: Le Fleur Weddings

Gown: Oscar de la Renta

Jewelry: Elizabeth Bower
Hair & Makeup: Faces of Virtue

Paper Goods: Vintage Inkwell
Florals: Alt Flowers


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