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Mexico: Weddings Away – Private Beaches, Soothing Music, and Romantic Sunsets. Grand Velas Mexico Weddings AwayMexico has a little bit of everything from topnotch hotels and resorts to miles of beaches, ancient archaeological sites and natural beauty. It enchants with sunny weather, colorful culture, spicy cuisine, and lively music.

Here’s the scoop. Destination weddings in Mexico span the gamut from small intimate barefoot wedding ceremonies or secret garden vows to sunset vow renewals or traditional ceremonies featuring luxury.  Browse our selection of wedding resort destinations each with unique settings and venues which allow the bride and groom to create a celebration that truly reflects their life together. Dream weddings can happen.

Cabo San Lucus: Pueblo Bonito Resorts and Spas at Sunset Beach – Vows with a Pacific Ocean Backdrop. Located on a secluded, private coastal bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this resort defines romantic. Personalized service and warm hospitality complement the long list of full-service amenities, including an award-winning spa, gourmet restaurants, six swimming pools, private beach access, all-suite accommodations and attentive wedding services. Wedding location advantage: Pueblo Bonito Resorts has created a series of full-service Cabo San Lucas wedding packages that include everything from a private wedding ceremony on the beach to a large scale wedding reception complete with live music and fireworks. The wedding coordinator onsite manages all aspects of the event from legal requirements for getting married in Mexico and welcome baskets for special guests to the ceremony and wedding reception. Added benefits: Pueblo Bonito offers free shuttle transportation between the other resort – Pacifica, Sunset, and Rose, so events, activities, and celebrations may be held at any of them. The resort maintains a wedding registry which allows family and friends contribute to the honeymoon magic. Magic & romance: Take a romantic sunset horseback ride and fall in love with the beauty and tranquility of Cabo San Lucas. Dine on a private beach and marvel at the sounds of the sea and the magic of the star-studded night sky. Wait for it! Evening entertainment choices include dance lessons, fireworks, and fire dancers. Get more details. Pueblo Bonito Resorts and Spas Sunset Beach Predio Paraiso Escondido, Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur 23450, Mexico. Toll-free 1-800-990-8250, direct US, Canada or Mexico 011-52-624-142-9999, direct international +52-624-142-9999 or

Mazatlan: Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort - Luxury Without Limitations. Facing the Pacific Ocean along a private beach this 20-acre resort defines romantic with first-class service. This top notch all-suite beach resort resembles a Mexican hacienda with a series of free-standing villas set amid grove of 150-year-old mangrove trees. Each of the 378 beautiful junior and master suites features a private terrace or balcony with panoramic ocean views and beach views. Wedding location advantage: This location offers 7,000 square-feet of beautiful wedding celebration space, including a poolside esplanade, romantic garden gazebos, and a pristine beach. The resort employs professional wedding planners to ensure dreams of the perfect Mazatlan wedding come true. They experience customizing venues, services and packages to meet the expectations of bride & groom plus family and friends. Magic & romance: The complex is artfully landscaped featuring gardens with tranquil pools where swans float and flamingos sun themselves. Add to that a private beach with dramatic ocean views and amazing sunsets. Enjoy intimate oceanfront dining, stroll for miles on the pristine beach, enjoy a pampering couple's massage and lounge at lovely pools. Wait for it! The resort is minutes from Mazatlan's Golden Zone, El Malecon, and the charm of Old Mexico. Wedding guests wish to golf, enjoy deep sea fishing, or take a water taxi to Stone Island for horseback riding and snorkeling. Get more details. Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort & Spa - Mazatlan, Sinaloa  201 Av. Ernesto Coppel Campana, Mazatlan, Sinaloa 82110, Mexico Toll-free 1-800-990-8250, direct from US or Canada 011-52-669-989-0525 or Puerto Vallarta Weddings Away

Puerto Vallarta: Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit – An All-inclusive Dream Wedding Location.  Framed by the and Pacific Ocean, Nestled on the northern edge of beautiful Banderas Bay, with the Sierra Madre Mountains as a backdrop[ this all-inclusive, AAA 5-diamong resort offers a tranquil, exclusive atmosphere to guests. Select from luxurious suites, featuring private terraces, stunning ocean or pool views with all-inclusive amenities that provide freedom to indulge. Wedding location advantage: All-inclusive luxury wedding packages are this resorts specialty. The professional wedding coordinators believe in the mantra "Beyond All Inclusive, Beyond All Compare" and are prepared to expand upon ideas and create an event to remember combining luxurious wedding venues, the finest cuisine, premium beverages and exclusive details to exceed expectations. Wedding services include photography, video, flower arrangements, live music from a band or string quartet, signature cocktails, and even fireworks!  Magic & romance: Arrange for in-suite spa treatments and then enjoy an intimate wedding dinner for two on a secluded beach. Head to Puerto Vallarta and stroll along El Malecon boardwalk taking in the scent of the night sea air. Wait for it! Rhythms of the Night tour in Puerto Vallarta is a must-do for couples. The experience begins with a sunset cruise across Bay of Banderas to Las Caletas - secluded cove only accessible by sea. Dine under flickering torches with soothing music and attentive service. At dark the romantic area transforms into an enchanting place filled with professional dancers portraying ancient mythological rituals for guest’s enjoyment. Get more details. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, Mexico Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico C.P. 63735. From USA & Canada toll-free 1- 866 868 0922, Mexico 01 800 837 3982 or
Mexico City: Hotel Marquis Reforma – A Most Romantic Hotel.   Located at the heart of the city overlooking Chapultepec Castle and Park, this remarkable hotel provides 5-star elegance within walking distance to famous museums, landmarks, attractions, parks, restaurants, shops and theaters. Wedding location advantage: The hotel has a wedding planning staff to help coordinate all the elements and personal touches of a wedding celebration and special event - from selecting a luxurious ballroom or cozy venue for a party to creating menus, securing flowers, unique décor, and entertainment. No element will be forgotten because each wedding package is personalized to ensure the time will be magical and memorable. Romance & magic:  Mexico City is a destination alive with passion, romance, and culture. Wedding night packages include a deluxe master suite with romantic views of the city and Chapultepec Castle. The suite is enhanced with scattered rose petals, sparkling wine, and chocolate covered strawberries. Awaken as a married couple with breakfast in bed, swim in the glass-covered spa pool, and enjoy a sensual couple’s massage at Spa Marquis. Wait for it! Visit El Zócalo This historic and spiritual site presents a sound-and-light show called "Voices of the Cathedral" - a candlelit stroll through the cathedral enhanced by period music. Get more details. Mexico City Hotel Marquis Reforma Paseo de la Reforma 465 Col. Cuauhtemoc. Mexico, D.F. 06500. 52-55-5229-1200 or

Content researched by Nancy Nelson-Duac. Images from individual resorts. Copyright 2012.

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