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Weddings at Hyatt Zilara Cancun | Our Honest Review

Paradise, heaven, an oasis… 

No matter what dreamy word you use, you are describing all the resorts in Cancun. 

Including Hyatt Zilara Cancun!

You may be calling your partner saying you found the perfect resort, just from the photos

But before you do that, you may want to find out the pros and cons. 

Thankfully we’ve laid it all out for you!

Let’s get into it.

Hyatt Zilara Cancun is a beautiful, quaint resort that is located on famous the Hotel Zone in Cancun. 

This adults-only oasis is unique because no matter where you are, you have a beautiful view. 

Your view could be of the white-sand beach, the 2 lagoon-like pools, or even the interior of the many restaurants. 

hyatt zilara cancun resort pool

Enjoy the many luxury options for suites, including those with ocean views and swim-up pools!

Your wedding week will be filled with all-inclusive delicious food and drinks. 

You and your guests can advantage of the 12 restaurants and bars or book a private dinner on the beach during sunset. 

Hyatt Zilara Cancun offers three packages which can cater to any style of wedding. 

The bundles are designed for smaller groups, with a fee for extra guests. 

Wedding packages include:
  1. Just For the Two of You | up to $1,099 for 2 guests
  2. Intimate Elegance | free for 10 guests
  3. Lavish & Opulent | up to $5,055 for 20 guests

hyatt zilara cancun beach wedding

Lavish & Opulent

For those wanting a cozy wedding with your dearest friends and family around, the Lavish & Opulent package is ideal!

From the minute you arrive to the morning after the wedding, you’ll be taken care of. 

This includes the ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception!

With the Lavish & Opulent, you get… 
  1. Symbolic ceremony
  2. Decorated wedding location
  3. Aisle runner
  4. Chairs and tables
  5. Cocktail hour with appetizers
  6. Private reception with a 3-course meals
  7. Floral arrangement for the alter
  8. 15% discount on spa services
  9. Floral bouquet and boutonniere
  10. Suite decoration
  11. Hair, makeup, manicure and pedicure for the bride

With an array of venues, Hyatt Zilara Cancun gives you the opportunity to choose the best one for you. 

You can pick between 3 of the beautiful venues below!

1. Beach

This location is perfect for your wedding, cocktail hour, and reception.

While mainly used for dinners and drinks, the Beach can come alive with themed buffets and personalized bar setups. 

Get into the spirit with live entertainment! 150 guests can join you here. 

hyatt zilara cancun wedding reception

2. Gazebo Terrace

As a place for small gatherings, the Gazebo Terrace allows loved ones to see the ceremony up close. 

In the background, you get gorgeous views of the blue, clear water. 

50 of your guests can fit here. 

hyatt zilara cancun gazebo

3. Laguna Terrace

Head to the Laguna Terrace after the ceremony for some cold and refreshing cocktails. 

The Laguna Terrace overlooks the entire resort and is known for the amazing sunset views. 

This spot is ideal for those with a smaller wedding party. 

hyatt zilara cancun laguna terrace

Hyatt Zilara Cancun is all about romance—and that includes same-sex marriages!

If you’re a part of the LGBTQ+ community, you’re welcome here. 

You don’t have to worry about what your wedding day will look like, because each wedding package is catered to all couples!

gay destination wedding

We didn’t forget about legal documents!

Everything you need help with, our talented wedding planners can guide you through. 

Hyatt Zilara Cancun has 310 luxury suites available which all have incredible views. 

In each room, you get either a pool, ocean, or resort view!

There are 9 different suites you can book that all have something different to offer. 

hyatt zilara cancun room suite

You get to choose between these rooms…
  1. Junior Suite King
  2. Junior Suite Double
  3. Ocean View Junior Suite King
  4. Ocean View Junior Suite Double
  5. Ocean Front Junior Suite King
  6. Ocean Front Junior Suite Double
  7. Ocean Front Luxury Suite King
  8. Ocean View Swim Up Suite King
  9. Presidential Suite

For the wedding couple, we highly recommend the Ocean View Swim Up Suite King!

hyatt zilara cancun swim up suite

Step into paradise with this suite. 

Not only does it have a semi-private pool, but you get amazing amenities that make you feel like royalty. 

Enjoy the designer toiletries, furnished balcony, rain shower, and so much more!

Your wedding week can be stressful. 

So take advantage of the 2 beautiful pools and the soft, white sand beach!

The beach is just a few steps away from the pools, and the only swim-up bar. 

Hungry? Grab a bite to eat at the outdoor seafood restaurant, Punta Vista. 

hyatt zilara cancun pool

Grab your wedding party and chill out on the beach, or lay by the pool with a cold cocktail. 

For those with a swim-up suite, you don’t even have to leave your room!

The restaurants and bars at Hyatt Zilara Cancun are just like the resort—classy and memorable. 

Enjoy 6 restaurants and cafe for when you really need a pick-me-up. 

They also have 4 bars around the resort, with each having a completely different vibe. 

punta vista restaurant

Restaurant options include… 

  1. Asiana | Asian 
  2. Maria Marie | Mexican
  3. Punta Vista | Caribbean/Mediterranean 
  4. Chef’s Plate | High-end 
  5. Cantina La Adelita | Local 
  6. Spice | Buffet
  7. Casa del Café | Cafe

The bars include a sports lounge, lobby bar, tequila bar, and swim-up bar!

hyatt zilara cancun restaurant


Whether you’re looking for live entertainment, water activities, or even a spa day, you can find that here. 

You and your wedding guests will never be bored with the amount of things to do at Hyatt Zilara Cancun.

Or you can rent a private cabana for the day. Sounds dreamy!

hyatt zilara cancun spa

Fun activities and entertainment include…

  1. Snorkelling
  2. Kayak
  3. Biking
  4. Guacamole workshops
  5. Mexican cooking classes
  6. Latin dancing classes
  7. Sky gym
  8. Ping-pong
  9. Trivia
  10. Spa with 11 treatment rooms
  11. Massage on the beach 

You may have a few questions about the resort. 

You’re not alone!

These questions are frequently asked and we’re here to give you the right answers. 

Q: How far is the resort from the Cancun International Airport? 

A: Hyatt Zilara Cancun is a 30 minute drive from the airport. 

Q: Are pets allowed?

A: The resort does not allow any type of pet. 

Q: What are the check-in and check-out times? 

A: Check-in starts at 3 pm and check-out starts at 12 pm. 

Q: Are the pools heated? 

A: Yes, the pools are heated. 

Q: Do the restaurants have a dress code? 

A: Yes. The dress code for each restaurant is different so we recommend inquiring beforehand. 

Q: Are kids allowed at the Hyatt Zilara Cancun resort?

A: No, this is an adults-only resort. 

hyatt zilara cancun beach beds

Weddings at Hyatt Zilara Cancun are timeless and beautiful, just like the resort. 

However, where there’s pros, there are also cons!

We want to give you our honest opinion about why you may or may not want to choose this resort to host your big day. 

We asked our talented wedding planners what they had to say!

hyatt zilara cancun beach wedding

Things we love: 
  1. Beautiful beach
  2. All rooms have ocean views
  3. The wedding team is fantastic to work with
  4. The food and drinks are top-notch
  5. Service is impeccable 
Things we don’t: 
  1. Hotel is kinda outdated
  2. Limited activities
  3. Daybed rentals are expensive
  4. Not much nightlife 
  5. Hidden fees that aren’t included in the all-inclusive package

hyatt zilara cancun lobby

Still unsure? 

Check out these 3 similar options that could be great for your wedding. 

  1. Wyndham Alltra Cancun
  2. Generations Riviera Maya Resort
  3. Sandos Cancun

Do you have more questions about this resort?

Or maybe you’re more confused than ever. 

Don’t panic! That’s what we’re here for. 

Our team at have planned 100s of weddings and can help you out too. 

Call us today at 877-737-0177 for a free consultation or contact us here.

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