The Caribbean, which consists of the Caribbean Sea and its islands, is an area that is roughly south of the United States, east of Mexico, and north of Central and South America. With its glistening turquoise water, powder-soft white sand, and romantic oceanfront views, the Caribbean is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places to tie the knot! Whether you’re planning an intimate beachside ceremony or a festive wedding reception with hundreds of guests, there are plenty of stunning Caribbean wedding venues to choose from—including several hotels that have been named among the top 10 destination wedding hotels in the world!
Whether you are an eloping couple or looking for something more extravagant with multiple events, consider these 10 Caribbean destination wedding hotels as you begin your search!
1) Sandals Royal Plantation
Sandals Royal Plantation is among our top picks for a luxurious and romantic experience. This elegant adults-only resort is situated on a secluded peninsula in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. With gorgeous ocean views, sophisticated suites, and impeccable service, Sandals Royal Plantation is the perfect place to host an intimate destination wedding.
2) Couples Tower Isle
Couples Tower Isle is a beautiful, all-inclusive resort in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. With its private island, this resort is perfect for couples looking for a romantic and secluded getaway. The property features multiple restaurants, a spa, and activities like water sports.
3) Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino
Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life, so you want everything to be perfect. The Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino can help make your dream day a reality. From stylish and intimate beachfront weddings with an unobstructed view of the aquamarine waters of the Caribbean Sea to lavish ceremonies overlooking Aruba's famous sunsets, It offers many options for couples looking for their paradise on earth.
4) Riu Palace Peninsula - Dominican Republic
If you're looking for a luxurious resort that will make your wedding feel like a fairytale, look no further than the Riu Palace Peninsula. Located in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, this stunning resort offers everything from exotic gardens to white sand beaches and crystal clear water. There is something here for everyone, with a wide range of rooms and suites to choose from at different price points.
5) Iberostar Rose Hall Beach - Jamaica
On a private beach in Montego Bay, Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall is an all-inclusive resort that features everything you need for a destination wedding. With a wedding coordinator available 24 hours per day and suites with jacuzzi tubs overlooking the pool, it's easy to see why this resort is such a popular choice.
6) Iberostar Rose Hall Beach
Iberostar Rose Hall Suites in Jamaica is designed to resemble an 18th-century sugar plantation; this beautiful Jamaican property features spacious guest rooms and suites with private balconies and spectacular views of the gardens or the ocean.
7) Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado - Cuba
One of Cuba's most popular destination wedding hotels, Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado, is situated on a small island off the coast of Puerto Plata. The resort offers all-inclusive packages that include hotel accommodations and access to all water sports and beach activities.
8) Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun - Mexico
Situated on one of the best beaches in Mexico, Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun is an adults-only, all-inclusive resort that offers the perfect setting for your destination wedding. This resort will make your wedding day unforgettable with beautiful white sand beaches, crystal clear waters, and stunning oceanfront views. Plus, with tons of activities and amenities available, your guests will surely enjoy themselves.
9) Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa - Turks & Caicos
Voted one of the World's Best by Travel + Leisure, Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa is an all-inclusive, oceanfront resort with everything you need for a perfect destination wedding. The resort offers luxurious accommodations and serene settings for your ceremony. Located on Grace Bay Beach in Providenciales, it provides guests with gorgeous views of this luxury destination's white sand beach and turquoise waters.
10) Barcelo Bavaro Beach - Dominican Republic
This resort boasts 11 restaurants, 13 bars, a world-class spa, and a beautiful white sand beach that will make your wedding day unforgettable. Plus, with suites that can accommodate up to three couples, you can have your closest family and friends by your side on your big day.
Destination weddings are an increasingly popular choice among newlyweds, who often look to their wedding as an opportunity to add adventure and romance to their special day. While there are plenty of options worldwide, what makes the Caribbean unique is that hundreds of islands in this chain of islands offer amazing beaches, tropical jungles, and luxurious resorts with top-notch wedding amenities.