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Top 10 Resorts for Same Sex Weddings in Mexico

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Top 10 Hotels for Same Sex Weddings

  1. Hyatt Ziva
  2. Hotel Riu Cancún
  3. Generations Riviera Maya
  4. Sandos Cancún 
  5. Paradisus Cancún
  6. Secrets Maroma Beach Cancún 
  7. Royalton Riviera Cancún
  8. Hard Rock Hotel
  9. Fiesta Americana Condesa
  10. Live Aqua Cancún 
  11. Need Help Planning?

If you’re wondering if same-sex marriages are legal in Mexico the answer is yes.

BUT, there are still some states in Mexico that don’t allow them…

The good news is that Cancún is 1 of the leaders in same-sex marriages in Mexico. 

So you can be sure to feel supported & welcomed at the following resorts.

1. Hyatt Ziva

★★★★ | All-inclusive | family-FRIENDLY | CANCUN

First up, let’s take a look at the Hyatt Ziva. 

This hotel is an all-inclusive family-friendly resort, which means guests of all ages are welcome. 

And if you’re looking to unwind without the young ones, there are 18+ dining & party venues available. 

This resort boasts 8 different venues for ceremonies, including ballrooms, terraces, fire pits, the beach and a gazebo overlooking the Caribbean Sea.


They have 5 wedding packages:
  • Barefoot Bliss (free with min. 15 rooms booked): $520
  • Serene Serenity: $13,999
  • Spectacular Sunset: $14,799

All packages include an online registry for your guests, which makes it easier for them to make their reservations when coming to Cancun.

What We Love About This Resort:
  • All-inclusive with no hidden fees or surprises
  • Coordinators are on-site to assist with every step in the planning process
  • They allow outside vendors & services

I should note that Hyatt Ziva has strict policies regarding decorations, so please be mindful when deciding what kind of décor you want at your ceremony.

2. Hotel Riu Cancun

★★★★★ | All-inclusive | family-FRIENDLY | cancun

This is a 5-star all-inclusive hotel surrounded by white sand & clear waters. 

If you want a child-free getaway, you can book 1 of the 3 Adults-Only Villas available.

Hotel Riu makes sure that you have everything you need, 24 hours a day.

Delight your taste buds with international cuisine at 1 of their restaurants, swim in 1 of the 4 pools, or have a drink at a swim-up bar. 

Pick 1 of 5 wedding packages:
  • Free Wedding Collection
  • Classic Wedding
  • Royal Wedding
  • Caprice Wedding
  • Indulgence Wedding 

Prices range from $0 – $7199.

You can either have a symbolic civil or ceremony.

Or, you can choose to renew your vows. 

You can do this all on dazzling beaches or in a gazebo. 

What We Love About This Resort:
  • All-inclusive with no hidden fees
  • Variety of wedding packages, room upgrades, and spa services

Ceremony locations can get crowded during peak season, so keep that in mind when planning your big day.

3. Generations Riviera Maya

★★★★ | All-inclusive | family-FRIENDLY | riviera Maya

This is an all-inclusive luxury resort that caters to multi-generational families. 

It’s perfect for couples who have guests of all ages.

The resort aims to entertain its guests with amazing food, fun activities, and more than 1 way to experience paradise. 

Enjoy gourmet meals at their award-winning restaurants, then cool off with a dip in the pool with 1st rate service.

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Their wedding packages allow you to customize every detail to fit your needs. 

Prices start at $950 for 40 guests. 

You’ll have the pick from 10 ceremony locations, including a beach gazebo, sky deck, the pier, and more! 

You’ll be sure to have a stunning backdrop. 

What We Love About This Resort:
  • All-inclusive resort with no hidden fees or surprises
  • They allow outside vendors & services 
  • All packages include an online registry for your guests 

They do have limited availability (only Saturdays), so it’s best to plan ahead!

4. Sandos Cancun

★★★★★ | All-inclusive | family-FRIENDLY | cancun

Up next, we have another all-inclusive paradise getaway. 

This resort is a great option if you’re looking for an all-inclusive with more of a boutique style.

It also has some of the cheapest wedding packages & booking rates!

Doze off in a glamorous suite after having dinner at 1 of the 4 restaurants…

Or unwind in their luxury spa.  Same sex marriages at Sandos-Playacar-Riviera-Maya

Sandos has a total of 12 venues for your ceremony & reception.

This includes the ballrooms, terraces, and the beach.

Which, by the way, is one of the best beaches in Mexico!

Wedding packages start at $899 for the Love in Bloom package.

This can also be FREE with a minimum of 25 rooms booked.

What We Love About This Resort:
  • They host 1 wedding per day, so the day will be entirely yours!
  • There are no hidden fees or surprises

5. Paradisus Cancun

★★★★★ | All-inclusive | family-FRIENDLY | cancun

Between the Nichupté Lagoon and the Caribbean Sea lies the Paradisus Cancún.

This resort offers 24-hour room service, 10 restaurants, daily & nightly entertainment, a gym, a spa and much more. 

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Paradisus offers a range of wedding packages that include ceremony coordination, photography & videography, flowers, cake and more.

And if you want to add on any extras (like fireworks or a saxophonist), you can.

Prices start at $1840 for 10 guests.

There are also a number of venues to choose from – both indoor & outdoor spaces specifically designed for weddings.

What We Love About This Resort:
  • They offer an adults-only section, in case you’re not a fan of little ones running around!
  • Wedding packages are very affordable

6. Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun

★★★★★ | All-inclusive | adults-only | cancun

This resort is part of the AM resort chain. 

AM resorts excel in luxury and specialize in romance.

They also have some resorts that are family-friendly, with the same attention to luxury & comfort. 

Secrets Maroma is a 5 diamond resort that boasts being located on the world’s best beach. 

How cool would it be for you to say you tied the knot on the world’s best beach?

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Wedding packages range from $899 – $15,499 USD.

Each package includes the basic essentials & services needed to make your special day memorable.

What We Love About This Resort:
  • All-inclusive with no hidden fees
  • Their world-class spa and luxurious bars 

I should mention that Secrets Maroma Beach is quite expensive compared to some of the other resorts on this list.

You & your honey can experience pure indulgence if you choose to have your wedding here. 

7. Royalton Riviera Cancun

★★★★★ | All-inclusive | family-friendly | cancun

If you want fun for the whole family, then the Royalton is for you.

The resort has 840 rooms, plus 24-hour concierge and room service in a modern setting

Here, you get to experience cuisine from around the world in 10 restaurants & 16 bars. 

Wedding packages start at $1999 for their Basic package. 

This includes:
  • Ceremony on the beach
  • White chars, wooden arch, & silk floral centrepieces
  • Bottle of champagne 
  • An hour-long cocktail party with hors d’oeuvres
  • Wedding cake

Like other resorts, you can customize the packages to fit your budget & vision. 

Ceremony options include the beachfront, garden, terraces overlooking the Caribbean Sea and more!

What We Love About This Resort:
  • They allow outside vendors & services
  • There’s a water park for the little ones

Royalton makes it easy for you to have a stress-free getaway.

8. Hard Rock Hotel Cancun

★★★★★ | All-inclusive | family-friendly | cancun

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of the Hard Rock Hotel. 

No pun intended here! 

The Hard Rock is a world-renown all-inclusive resort brimming with fun & luxury. 

You get everything from an adults-only section to activities, dining, and entertainment for guests of all ages.

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They have 6 ceremony styles:
  • Elopement
  • Minimony
  • Micro-wedding
  • Sequel-wedding
  • Large weddings
  • South Asian weddings

And several venues to choose from, including an outdoor gazebo overlooking the ocean.

Have your rock star wedding in a fun atmosphere surrounded by breathtaking views of tropical beaches. 

What We Love About This Resort:
  • You can order room service 24 hours a day
  • Outside services & vendors are welcome

What I don’t love is there are no refunds if you cancel your wedding 30 days prior.

What kind of ceremony are you looking for?

Let me know in the comments below!

9. Fiesta Americana Condesa

★★★★ | All-inclusive | family-friendly | cancun

Experience a 1 of a kind family-friendly atmosphere in this modern & upscale resort. 

Fiesta Americana makes it easy to relax, whether it’s spending time in the spa or taking part in 1 of the numerous activities.

You don’t have to worry about keeping your guests entertained here.

The resort does it for you.

They have 3 wedding packages:
  • The Barefoot Wedding $899
  • Dreamy Nuptials $1599
  • Wedding Wonderland $2799

Packages are fully customizable.

Wedding venue options include ballrooms or white sandy tropical beaches. 

The resort also specializes in helping you design LGBTQ + weddings, Mayan ceremonies, symbolic weddings, or multicultural celebrations.

We’re here for diversity & inclusivity! 

What We Love About This Resort:
  • They only host 1 wedding per day – no scheduling conflicts!
  • Their beautiful beachfront locations

Some of the venues are small, so be sure to check out all of your options.

Also, they don’t allow outside vendors so everything will need to come from their approved vendor list (which can be quite pricey).

10. Live Aqua Cancun

★★★★★ | All-inclusive | adults-only | cancun

Lastly, we have this perfect spot for couples looking to get married in a contemporary & stylish setting. 

Live Aqua has an innovative approach to delighting your senses with aromatherapy and top-of-the-line bedding. 

They know how to stimulate all 5 senses during your stay.

Live Aqua Cancun drone shot

Fortunately, this transfers to their weddings as well. 

They offer 3 wedding packages:
  • Serenata
  • Beso for up to 20 guests
  • Abrazo for up to 30 guests
  • Corazon for 50 – 100 guests

Get married on the beach, a rooftop terrace, or 1 of their beautiful ballrooms!

What We Love About This Resort:
  • It’s adults-only so you won’t have to worry about children at your ceremony
  • They’re located right in the heart of Cancun which makes it easy for guests who don’t want to rent a car
  • Their packages include services like cake, dinner reservations and room upgrades for the newlyweds after all has been said & done!

Live Aqua is perfect for couples who want an unforgettable adults-only event.

Need Help Planning?

Our team at is here to help you each step of the way. 

We’ve planned 100s of weddings here in Mexico and are passionate about what we do.

Our goal is to give you the wedding you deserve.

Call us toll-free at 877-737-0177 or contact us here.

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