12 Best Locations For Destination Wedding In Jamaica - Updated 2024

destination wedding in jamaica
Contributing Writer
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As the time of your wedding comes near, where to hold it is a big decision to make. It should be the best place which will make your wedding amazingly perfect and your big day a memorable one. If you are planning a beautiful destination wedding near the sea and looking for an exotic location near the blue waves, then Jamaica, a Caribbean island is the best place for you.

With its beautiful beaches, the landscape is a beautiful amalgamation of mountains, rainforests, and the deep blue sea. British colonial-styled resorts transport you back to a different era. Resorts with private beaches and unique beach houses are available where a beautiful beach wedding with the setting sun in the backdrop can take your breath away.

So, if you’re planning of hosting a destination wedding in Jamaica, here are the best locations you should consider.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 31, 2024.

1. Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa (from 271 USD)

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

If you’re looking for possible contenders for the best Jamaica destination wedding all-inclusive resorts, then you should definitely consider Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa.

You’re probably wondering why Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa is a resort worth considering. There are countless reasons for this, but to summarize, there are two main selling points. Firstly, everything about this resort screams “luxury and beauty.” The establishment itself overlooks the glistening white shores and crystal blue waters of the Caribbean seas, and its architectural and interior designs are wonders that attract everyone’s eyes. As such, you and your guests will be in awe the entire time, and pictures will always come out stunning.

The second reason why this resort is perfect for destination weddings is the fact that this place is widely known for its world-class services and amenities. So, you can expect everything to move smoothly here.

Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa

Address: Point, Lucea, Jamaica (see map)

Price: from 271 USD

Star Rating: 5 stars

Travelers Review: 4.5 out of 5 (from 8,375 reviews)

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2. The Westender Inn (from 115 USD)

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

The Westender Inn is one of the most sought-after locations for weddings in Negril because of its breathtaking views and surroundings. With a stunning backdrop of the ocean and the vibrant colors of the trees and flowers, this resort will make you and your partner feel like you’ve just gotten married in paradise.

To make things better, you can also begin your honeymoon immediately here. All the rooms and suites boast cheery and rustic decorations, sea views, and high-end appliances. There are also furnished restaurants and cafes within the hotel and around the area that serve delicious food. All these perks will truly make your honeymoon worthwhile, and you’ll be glad that you got married in this place.

Westender Inn

Address: West End Road PO, 3277, Negril, Jamaica (see map)

Price: from 115 USD

Travelers Review: 4.4 out of 5 (from 421 reviews)

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3. Montego Bay

Montego Bay Yacht Club Jamaica Photo D Ramey Logan
Source: Photo by user Don Ramey Logan used under CC BY-SA 3.0

This is the best place near the beach where you can enjoy your wedding. It will provide a romantic setting, located right on the beach with the soulful blue waves lapping the shore, a perfect place for a postcard-worthy wedding and memories to cherish for a lifetime. In the lap of nature, with a huge banquet hall, concierge service, and multilingual staff, it is a very convenient place to host a wedding. This place together with the best scenic views make for happy weddings and lovely photographs. For couples who are nature lovers and want to celebrate their wedding near nature, Iberostar Grand Rose Hall provides that great location and accommodation for your guests. This one is perfect for making your special day beautiful.

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Iberostar Grand Rose Hall

Wifi Available

Address: Montego Bay

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

4. Negril (from USD 348)

Jamaica, Negril, Bloody Bay 2013 (8488947867)
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user wardyboy400 used under CC BY 2.0

If you want your wedding to be held during the day then this location is meant for you as it is best for a day wedding. This venue is well-known for water lovers as the ocean surrounds the resorts from all the sides. The place has an exotic location on the beach, as well as restaurants and adventure sports nearby which will give the couple quite a lot to do once the wedding is over. Celebrations don’t have to stop after the wedding with its in-house spa services and excellent food spread in its restaurants — a right mix of relaxation combined with luxury to de-stress post-wedding. The spa with its traditional Jamaican massage therapy will be a perfect way to start your day.

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Royalton Negril, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Norman Manley Blvd

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden

5. Ocho Rios (from USD 587)

Town of Ocho Rios
Source: Photo by user Patricia Edwards used under CC BY-SA 3.0

If you plan your wedding to be the perfect one near the beach then this location will give you the best view and the place to celebrate your big day. The beach nearby is the best place for the day wedding. It is a perfect place for the couple to enjoy before and after the wedding ceremonies. One can enjoy water sports and other beach activities. You can chill on the deck with a glass of Nigerian beer with the picturesque golden glow of the sun setting over the sea far off. Have a relaxing way to end your day watching the sun, sand, and the surf. The beach nearby will give the perfect scenic view of the ocean and add glitz to your wedding.

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Moon Palace Jamaica

Wifi Available

Address: Main Street, Ocho Rios, St. Anne's, Jamaica

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

6. White River Bay

Katinka Zuchowicz Photography Jamaica White River Ocho Rios St. Anns Bay bridge river boat boatride fishermen village fishermen landscape ocean beach water Jamajka Rzeka Biala rasta DSC 2190-1
Source: Photo by user Katinka Zuchowicz... used under CC BY-SA 3.0

If you want a beautiful venue for your wedding ceremonies than the Couple Sans Souci is the place where you can make your day an unforgettable one, located on the Ocho Rios of Jamaica’s North Coast, this place has its private beach where the wedding can take place in the natural surroundings. With nooks of paradise designed exclusively for couples, it can provide the perfect romantic wedding getaway. As a newlywed couple, you can rejuvenate yourself in the spa and plan a visit for a day with your partner to the nearby places like Dunn’s River Fall and Dolphin Cove, which is just a seven-minute walk from the Couple Sans Souci, to enjoy the serenity of nature at its best.

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Couples Sans Souci

Wifi Available

Address: A3 White River Bay

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

7. Runaway Bay (from USD 270)

Beautiful Jamaica runaway bay 2016
Source: Photo by user Aaronmorin88 used under CC BY-SA 4.0

For couples who love adventure and want to start their journey of love with some exciting things, this place is meant for them. The best part is that the couple will love this place for their destination wedding in Jamaica, as the place gives the number of activities which you can enjoy with your partner. You can do windsurfing and snorkeling here with your partner. The place is perfect for a beach wedding as they have an exotic location near the sea. The night clubs with country music and reggae is the place to let your hair down and dance the night away to your heart’s delight.

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Bahia Principe Grand Jamaica - All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: SALT COPPERS, RUNAWAY BAY, ST ANN, Runaway Bay, Runaway Bay, Jamaica, 0

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

8. Freeport (from USD 508)

Rose Hall Golf Club - Montego Bay
Source: Photo by user Cm 1962 used under CC BY-SA 3.0

This resort is situated near the Sangster International Airport and is an excellent location for the destination wedding in Jamaica. This location is best for a garden party together with the seaside grill and an al fresco setting to enjoy your pre-wedding and post-wedding functions with your guests. Couples can enjoy the spa in the hotel for relaxing their nerves. One can also do the shopping from the Montego Bay Craft Market which is a four-minute drive away from the resort. The Aquasol Beach Park is also an eye-catching place to visit near the resort.

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Secrets St. James

Wifi Available

Address: Lot A59 Freeport

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

9. Round Hill Hotel And Villas (from USD 862)

Located close to the golden sand beach and the open skies above are the perfect setting for a terrace wedding. After exchanging the vows, guests can be treated to a spread of the most amazing traditional Caribbean meals with some beautiful reggae music on the side. The guests in your wedding who are golf lovers will love this place as they offer the free shuttle service to the Tryall Golf Club. Round Hill Hotel and Villas is the perfect location for the destination wedding in Jamaica with the beautiful pool overlooking Montego Bay.

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Round Hill Hotel & Villas

Wifi Available

Address: John Pringle Drive

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre

10. Secrets Wild Orchids (from USD 476)

To make your wedding a world-class experience book this location for a destination wedding in Jamaica. Secrets Wild Orchids is located on the private beach which gives a fantastic view of the sea. They have 19 restaurants to tickle the taste buds of foodies. The hotel organizes night-themed parties for merrymaking. A large pool with the three hot tubs has a soothing effect on your nerves. You can also visit the Bob Marley Entertainment Center with your partner which is only 2.4 km (1.5 mi) away and a haven for music lovers.

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Secrets Wild Orchid

Wifi Available

Address: Lot A59 Freeport

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

11. Treasure Beach (from USD 170)

Treasure Beach Jamaica
Source: Photo by user Ikaros1975 used under CC BY-SA 3.0

Captivating views of the ocean from every room and cottages spread across this hotel will give a mesmerizing location for the garden wedding. This luxury hotel in Jamaica is perfect for the night as well as the day wedding with world-class cuisines to treat the taste buds of your guests. Some kilometers from this hotel, you and your partner can enjoy the seaside on a boat ride. The place will provide the beautiful, artistic, and classy settings to make your wedding perfect.

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Wifi Available

Address: Calabash Bay - Treasure Beach

Parking Restaurant Bar Garden Airport shuttle Business centre Laundry Games room

12. Savanna-la-Mar (from USD 1080)

Great George Street, Savanna-la-Mar 1990 (1)
Source: Photo by user Gzzz used under CC BY-SA 4.0

The church in this hotel will be the best place for the destination wedding for couples planning a Christian ceremony. With the perfect combination of European civility, it is a suitable property for a wedding. The hotel staff is friendly and will pay attention to every detail to make your wedding the perfect one. The couple and the guests can enjoy water sports like snorkeling, windsurfing, and canoeing near the beach. This property is situated 41 km (25.47 mi) from Alma and 45.1 km (28 mi) from Treasure Beach. The Sandals South Coast is a couple-friendly hotel providing excellent food and fantastic service for your destination wedding.

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Sandals South Coast All Inclusive - Couples Only

Wifi Available

Address: P.O. Box 5000 , Whitehouse

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

A promise for life made in Jamaica

With its white-sand beaches, Jamaica is a fantastic location for your destination wedding.

So, plan your ceremony in one of these exotic wedding hotels in Jamaica — with the sun, sand, and sea providing the perfect setting. You get to exchange holy vows with your partner in this breathtakingly gorgeous island country, and as such, you’ll always want to cherish your wedding day.

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