Getting Married? Save a Fortune at 16 Popular Belize Wedding Resorts!
Are you smart enough to pick Belize for your destination wedding? After all, it’s been named the Central American/Caribbean go-to wedding spot by myriad resources and you can’t put a price on the lavish affair you’ll enjoy by opting out of a huge bash at home and making it personal and intimate. Browse these venues, marvel at the pricing and choose the one that has “happily ever after” written across the front door!
1. Victoria House
Marry at Victoria House (http://www.destinationweddingbelize.com/Wedding_Services.php) and receive a package loaded with extras, including license, officiate fee, wedding cake, island flowers and touches that belie the $1,375 USD cost of a basic wedding during low season! Give your parents a financial break by having Victoria House host your nuptials and they’ll confirm what you already knew: that you’re one smart cookie.
2. Chabil Mar
Chabil Mar is an epicenter of intimacy that’s big on splendor and amenities. Destination wedding packages include honeymoon suite, flowers, and a small reception at our beach, pier, pool or garden. Couples are treated to massages, cake, champagne a candlelight dinner for two, and your hosts will help get your license. Learn more here: http://www.chabilmarvillas.com/wedding/all-inclusive-belize-destination-weddings-package.html.
3. Yok Ha Island Resort
At Yok Ha Resort, your destination wedding comes with all of the trappings but none of the stress. Included in our wedding package are marriage license, officiate and fees, professional photographer, flowers, wedding cake and your first bottle of champagne. The cost of this basic event during the green season is just $1575 USD, so you can afford lots of extras. http://www.yokhabelizeresort.com/specials/belize-beach-weddings.html.
Choose Portofino (http://portofinobelize.com/weddings_packages.html) if you seek an all-inclusive experience. Our dream beach package covers the ceremony, flowers, license, marriage certificate, fees, unlimited consults with our wedding coordinator and you’ll be wed under a flower-lavished bamboo arbor or arched canopy that’s equally stunning. During green season, this package runs just $1470 USD.
5. San Ignacio Resort
The San Ignacio Resort (http://www.sanignaciobelize.com/belize-wedding-planners) has 5,700 square feet of space earmarked for events like your wedding. But you can still have an intimate affair by consulting with our wedding planners eager to arrange catering, decorating, flowers, photography, wedding cake, music and more. Whether you’re inviting six or sixty, the wedding specialists of San Ignacio would love to handle your nuptials.
6. Laru Beya Resort and Villas
Laru Beya Resort and Villas can pair a luxurious wedding with a week-long honeymoon for just $4138 during low season. You read that right. Seven nights. Eight days. An oceanfront suite. Meals. His and her massages. Cake, flowers plus a full day of snorkeling are included. If having it all on a shoestring sounds like paradise, visit http://www.larubeya.com/full-service/107-laru-beya-resort-in-placencia-belize-romantic-wedding-and-honeymoon-package.html to pick a date.
7. Hamanasi Adventure and Dive Resort
Does the word “adventurous” describe you two? Does the thought of spending just $1500 USD for an exotic destination wedding excite you? At Hamanasi, our lush garden or the beach serves as your backdrop as you enjoy a bounty of extras with one price tag that includes decorations, cake, planning services—we even supply witnesses! Instead of an organ, Garifuna drummers celebrate your joy, but you’ll be celebrating your affordable event at one of Belize’s premier ecological centers. Learn more: http://www.hamanasi.com/belize_wedding.html
8. Blue Marlin Beach Resort
Touch bases with wedding planners at Blue Marlin Beach Resort to ask about wedding packages because this exclusive South Water Caye resort customizes weddings to order, so you won’t find prices on the Blue Marlin website, http://www.bluemarlinlodge.com/packages/belize-weddings. Sunset weddings are a specialty and a basic wedding plan covers flowers, photography, logistics and all the help you need getting your marriage license.
9. Coco Beach Resort
The “Just the Two of Us” Wedding package at Coco Beach (http://www.cocobeachbelize.com/weddings/) runs just $950 USD and includes a wedding arbor and beach décor, champagne, flowers, a cake and staff assistance. Upgrade to the “Tropical Breezes” package at $1200 USD if you’d like to invite up to 50 guests or make a big “Caribbean Bliss” package splash at $1500 USD so your party of up to 100 guests can be treated like royalty.
10. Villas at Banyan Bay
Wedding planners at the Villas of Banyan Bay http://www.banyanbay.com/category/weddings/ are delighted to accommodate requests for weddings and they’re particularly inventive about tailoring those requests to small budgets. Marry beneath the resort’s gazebo that turns ordinary photos into masterpieces or choose our gardens for your vow exchange. Whether you bring a crowd or it’s just the two of you, see how artfully you can put your wedding together with our experienced planners.
11. Cahal Pech Village Resort
Are you seeking a hideaway that’s exotic and private? Consider Cahal Pech where your wedding takes place before a dramatic backdrop of the Belize River Valley and the Maya Mountains. Every package is unique, so wedding planners prioritize your requests and arrrange for everything–marriage license, photographer, luxury suite, ceremony site and wedding cake. Destination wedding planning is easy and affordable if you have the right onsite partner: firstname.lastname@example.org.
12. Almond Beach Resort
Who says you can’t have a magazine-worthy beach wedding for just $499 USD? At Almond Beach Resort (http://www.almondbeachbelize.com/belize-vow-renewal-package.html) wed under the sun or the moon at the water’s edge or within our lush garden. Say the word and our staff kicks into gear to arrange it all, including decorated wedding arch, bridal path strewn with flowers and shells, an officiate and a bottle of bubbly. Lots of upgrades elevate your ceremony and reception, so ask about them when you contact us.
13. Bocawina Rainforest Resort
TripAdvisor.com lavishes praise on Bocawina Rainforest Resort, an eco-friendly enclave like no other in Belize. Bocawina wedding planners (http://www.mamanootsbocawina.com) can configure your event to match your personalities. Will you zipline? Sleep in a tent or luxury suite? Is it okay if uninvited guests include toucans and parrots? Bocawina isn’t for everyone—unless your heart is set on a romantic and thrill-filled event!
14. Ramon’s Village Resort
Ask for a quote from Ramon’s Village Resort (http://www.ramons.com/weddings.cfm#weddings) wedding planners if your idea of exotic is repeating your vows within a Mayan-influenced village that’s often chosen by celebs and dignitaries because so few people know about this hidden world. Staff is discreet and efficient so no aspect of your wedding is too extreme. Visit our website to see just how gorgeous a wedding can be—and on any budget!
15. Thatch Caye Resort
At Thatch Caye, we believe in starting with the honeymoon, which is why you won’t find wedding packages on our site! Instead, our “Romantic Getaway Package” (http://www.thatchcayebelize.com/honeymoon/) plus an add-on ceremony your hosts are happy to arrange should cover all of your bases. If intimacy and privacy are at the top of your wishlist, this is your haven. We have only 12 dwellings onsite. Ask our skilled planners to match your big day to your big dream.
16. Tranquility Bay Resort
Choose Tranquility Bay Resort (http://www.tranquilitybayresort.com/romance.html) for your beach wedding and you won’t have to worry about a single detail because our staff does it all. Small ceremony? No problem. Big crowd? Rent our entire resort just for your big day. We regularly host weddings for up to 100 guests, and if you wed during the green season, our rates are at their lowest. Who says destination weddings have to be expensive? Not us.