Bride and groom kissing

4 Ways to Customize Your Destination Wedding or Honeymoon

Why a Bride and Groom Should Consider Palace Resorts

Deciding on whether you want to have a local wedding or destination wedding can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. All-inclusive resorts, like Palace Resorts, have taken major steps to entice couples looking for the dream wedding venue by offering everything from cost-effective wedding packages to unique wedding ceremony options to amazing group perks. And the extra value of having a destination wedding at a resort is that it also doubles as a honeymoon. In addition to being located in idyllic tropical locations, Palace Resorts are an ideal destination wedding (and honeymoon) option for a bride and groom looking for the ultimate all-inclusive luxury experience. 

Wedding ceremony with fireworks at Palace Resorts
Palace Resorts - Plan your destination wedding or honeymoon at any Palace Resorts property with help from one of's expert travel agents.

Choosing the Right Resort

Palace Resorts has a total of 10 properties located on some of the most breathtaking places where sand and sea meet. Combine extraordinary locations with unparalleled service, and unrivaled all-inclusive luxury, and you have the makings of the ultimate destination wedding and/or honeymoon. With 6 resorts in Mexico and 1 in Jamaica, couples will undoubtedly find a property that fits their travel personality, especially when expertly advised by a travel agent. 

Much like its guests, all Palace Resorts properties have their own distinct personalities. For couples with discerning tastes, check into the Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun if you want boundless pampering at an adults-only, luxury resort that offers authentic Mexican flair with elegance, world-class amenities and your own personal butler. Exchange your vows on its stunning beach for your dream fairy-tale wedding.

Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun
le blanc spa resort - Consider staying at this adults-only resort where boundless pampering includes world-class amenities and your own personal butler.

Cozumel Palace offers the best of two worlds with a perfect balance of adventure and romance. Use your Resort Credit to explore an underwater world. Imagine arriving at a seaside chapel in a beautiful horse-drawn carriage as you begin your new life at Moon Palace Cancun, where state-of-the-art kids and teens areas are also available. This property’s all-inclusive luxury amenities include the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, 14 restaurants, a world-class spa, a FlowRider surf simulator, 7 pools and more. Couples who choose the couples-only Isla Mujeres Palace can host a small and intimate, sunset ceremony with close family and friends.

Palace Resorts have an amazing array of properties to suit any couple’s needs and desires. And a travel agent can help couples choose the right property to make their dream wedding and honeymoon a reality. 

Horse-drawn carriage with bride at Moon Palace Cancun
Moon palace cancun - Imagine the bride's grand entrance, arriving at a seaside chapel in a horse-drawn carriage for her wedding ceremony at Moon Palace Cancun.

Customized Destination Wedding with Pre-Set Packages

One of the perks about having a travel agent book your destination wedding or honeymoon at a Palace Resorts property is the variety of packages available that include everything the bride and groom could want and more. For couples who want to minimize their stress level during the planning process, Palace Resorts offers packages that include an on-site wedding coordinator to help customize your big day to fit your tastes. 

Harpist at Wedding
Wedding Music  - Some Palace Resorts' wedding packages give couples the option to choose a solo musician to perform for the ceremony.

For example, couples can choose the Pure Package that includes the wedding ceremony location, soloist for the wedding ceremony (flute, saxophone, violin or pipe), a Cymbidium orchid and rose bouquet & boutonniere, a bubble machine after the ceremony, a semi-private dinner for 30 guests, breakfast in bed the morning after, a complimentary honeymoon package and more! 

Chapel, Complimentary, Exotic Peacock, Lavender Luxe, Nautical, Pearl Shimmer, Romantic Red and Sultry Sunset are all wedding packages offered at Palace Resorts that range in affordable price points from $1,500 to $5,400. Pick a package that will create the memories you both will look back on as the single most important moment in your lives. 

Bride and Groom at Lavender Luxe Package
Wedding Package - Couples can choose between 9 wedding packages to help create their dream wedding.

Have Your Wedding Ceremony Your Way

The packages offered at Palace Resorts are a great way to tailor a destination wedding, and select properties also offer different types of ceremonies that couples can choose to make their wedding day traditional or uniquely different. Take your pick on how you want to exchange vows: Non-Denominational Wedding, Catholic Wedding, Jewish & Interfaith Wedding, Indian Wedding or a Mayan Wedding. You don’t have to settle for a cookie-cutter marriage ceremony at Palace Resorts. 

Jewish Wedding
Your wedding Ceremony - Palace Resorts can help you plan your dream wedding allowing you to choose your own special ceremony, such as a Non-Denominational, Jewish & Interfaith or Catholic wedding ceremony, offered at selected properties.

Create your ideal day by incorporating traditions from around the world into your civil wedding ceremony; honor your heritage in a religious setting that resonates with you; celebrate your culture in a traditional Indian wedding; or have a Mayan priest or shaman perform a sacred ritual by the seaside. An on-site wedding specialist can help a couple personalize their wedding ceremony to ensure it’s a day they and their guests will always remember.

Indian Wedding at Palace Resorts
Cultural Wedding ceremony - Make your wedding ceremony uniquely different! At some Palace Resorts properties, Indian and Mayan wedding ceremonies are available as options to guests. 

Take Advantage of Amazing Group Benefits

It’s hard to keep all those aunts, uncles and picky friends happy. Luckily, Palace Resorts offers generous benefits that save you money, and make everyone’s visit more fun. If you’re a U.S. resident, you can indulge in a variety of group benefits, including unlimited complimentary rooms and upgrades for your wedding, kids and teens stay free, private group check-in and a free wedding planner for the bride and groom. And a wedding party that books between 5 and 9 rooms receives a one-hour private cocktail reception and 1 complimentary guest room upgrade!

For larger groups at Palace Resorts, guests can also earn complimentary private events for your wedding based on the number of rooms booked. The more rooms booked; the more hours accrued for private events. For example, if you book 25-24 rooms, couples get a 2-hour function; whereas booking 25-35 rooms will get couples 9 hours of private events! 

Couple in the pool at a Palace Resorts property
Stay Longer - Couples should consider extending their stay for a relaxing honeymoon after their wedding at a Palace Resorts property.

In addition to the number of rooms booked for a destination wedding, how long you stay will also grant the lucky couple and their guests with another amazing perk. The entire wedding party may be eligible to receive up to $1,500 in Resort Credit to use on spa services, tours, romantic dinners, and more! Keep in mind that there are restrictions to some of these group perks, and your trusted travel advisor will be able to sort out all the details for you.

Inspired by this article and want to speak with an expert travel agent about how you can plan an unforgettable destination wedding or honeymoon at a Palace Resorts property? Let one of Vacation’s on-call travel experts match you with a travel agent, who can customize your dream itinerary that you both deserve.

Couple getting massage at a Palace Resorts spa.
resort Credit - Your wedding party may also be eligible for a resort credit that you can use for various high-end services, including a couple's massage at Palace Resorts world-class spa.