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Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay

Weddings At Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay | Our Honest Review

Thinking of having your destination wedding at Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay?

But wondering if it’s really the one for you?

Well, we’ve got the lowdown just for you!

Our certified wedding specialists are spilling the beans on everything from wedding packages to pros and cons.

You’ll also find alternate resort options.

Excited? Let’s dive in!!

First off, let’s talk location.

Secrets Wild Orchid boasts a prime beachfront setting, offering you breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea.

The lush tropical surroundings are perfect for a dreamy destination wedding.

We found the accommodations at Secrets Wild Orchid nothing short of luxurious.

It’s an all-suites resort with tastefully decorated suites having all the modern amenities.

pool at secrets wild orchid montego bay

But the real highlight of the resort is the endless fun activities!

From enjoying cocktails by the pool and themed events to  snorkeling and paddleboarding, there’s never a dull moment here!

Plus it’s got a diverse array of restaurants, ranging from gourmet international cuisine to authentic Jamaican flavors.

You’ll be spoilt for choice with 5 fabulous wedding packages.

Whether you want a cozy, intimate ceremony or a lavish, grand celebration, the resort’s got a package perfect for you.

The 5 wedding packages include:
  1. Wedding In Paradise | possibly free, or $999 for 10 guests
  2. Elope In Luxury | $1,100 for you 2
  3. Secrets Of Love | $3,399 for 30 guests
  4. Secrets Ultimate | $3,799 for 30 guests
  5. Beyond Memorable | $8,999 – $9,499 for 79 guests, $13,499 – $14,399 for 100 guests

Depending on the package, more guests can be invited for $75 to $100 per person.

barracuda beach wedding venue at Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay

Secrets Of Love Wedding Package

Our certified wedding specialists highly recommend the Secrets Of Love package; it’s filled with awesome amenities and services.

For $3,399, you get:
  • Service of judge or minister.
  • Wedding organization and wedding coordinator.
  • Preparation and ironing of the couple’s wedding day attire.
  • Bouquet(s) and/or boutonniere(s) for wedding couple.
  • Sound system with speaker and microphones.
  • Wedding cake and sparkling wine.
  • Private cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres.
  • Private dinner reception.
  • 36 full color photos and wedding album.
  • Free anniversary nights.
  • and a lot more!

At Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay, you’ve got a whopping 7 ceremony and reception venues to choose from!

Plus, some can even host cocktail hours. 🍹

1. Smaller Gazebo

I mean, it’s easy to see why this venue steals the hearts of our couples!

It’s ideal for cozy and intimate ceremonies.

  • Ceremony – up to 15 guests

smaller gazebo venue at secrets wild orchid montego bay

2. Barracuda Beach

Want a romantic beachside ceremony, an elegant reception, or a lively party?

This venue has everything you need to bring your dream wedding to life!

  • Ceremony – up to 200 guests
  • Cocktail – up to 200 guests
  • Reception – up to 200 guests

Barracuda Beach venue at secrets wild orchid montego bay

3. Beach Front Casita

This wedding venue’s where golden sands meet the endless sea.

It’s perfect if you’ve always dreamt of a dreamy beachfront wedding. 

  • Ceremony – up to 200 guests
  • Cocktail – up to 200 guests
  • Reception – up to 200 guests

Beach Front Casita at secrets wild orchid montego bay

4. Breathless Gazebo

Located at the sister property, Breathless Montego Bay Resort, this venue is a tropical paradise.

It features a beautiful structure under which you can exchange your vows.

  • Ceremony – up to 80 guests

Breathless Gazebo wedding venue at breathless montego bay

5. Breathless Beach Club

Located next door at Breathless Montego Bay resort, this beach club has laid-back vibes, a dance floor, and décor that can be tailored to your preferences.

  • Cocktail – up to 80 guests
  • Reception – up to 80 guests

Breathless Beach Club

6. Grand Ballroom

This ballroom comes with timeless charm and a spacious layout.

It allows for plenty of customization and is perfect to rock the night away!

  • Ceremony – up to 200 guests
  • Cocktail – up to 200 guests
  • Reception – up to 200 guests

ballroom at secrets wild orchid motego bay

7. St James Preferred Beach & Lawn

A beachside lawn + an effortlessly elegant atmosphere = an unforgettable wedding!

The gentle sea breeze and the soothing sound of waves are just the cherry on top!  

  • Ceremony – up to 100 guests
  • Cocktail – up to 120 guests
  • Reception – up to 120 guests

St James Preferred Beach & Lawn at breathless montego bay

Jamaica doesn’t allow LGBTQ+ weddings.

If you’re looking for a LGBTQ+ friendly destination, we recommend Mexico.

Our wedding specialists can help you with everything – from the paperwork to selecting the perfect resort and venue.  

lgbtq wedding

Get ready to be wowed by the resort’s 350 ultra-luxe guest suites!

Decked out in British colonial décor, each one’s like stepping into a tropical paradise.

You get your own hot tub and a cozy private balcony to soak up those killer views of the Caribbean Sea!

Seeking an extra level of luxury?

The resort offers a Preferred Club upgrade – you get additional perks like private check-in and check-out, upgraded amenities, and access to a private lounge.

junior suite garden view at secrets wild orchid

You get to choose from 3 suite categories…
  1. Junior Suite Garden View – 1 king-size bed or 2 queen beds
  2. Junior Suite Ocean View – 1 king-size bed or 2 queen beds
  3. Junior Suite Ocean Front – 1 king-size bed or 2 queen beds

For the wedding couple, we highly recommend the Junior Suite Ocean Front!

junior suite ocean front secrets wild orchid

The Junior Suite Ocean Front is the epitome of luxury!

As soon as you step into your suite, you’ll be welcomed with breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea.

The suite comes equipped with a cozy sitting area, a plush bed, and a spacious bathroom complete with a rejuvenating tub.

And did I mention the fully stocked minibar?!

Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay’s got 4 fabulous pools to splash around in.

With the infinity pool, main sunset hot tub, and Preferred Club pools, the fun never ends here!

We love the introductory scuba lessons right in the pool.

And you get access to the pools at Secrets St. James as well.

pool beach and resort secrets wild orchid montego bay

You’ll find over a mile of private beach here.

There are ample seating options, and complimentary nonmotorized water sports equipment.

Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay is an absolute paradise for foodies!

It’s got a mouthwatering lineup of 10 restaurants and 9 bars.

You and your guests can indulge in flavorful Jamaican dishes, or explore a global menu that’s seriously tempting.

Plus you have access to the restaurants and bars at the neighboring Secrets St. James resort.

restaurant at secrets wild orchid

10 restaurant options include… 

  1. El Patio | Mexican cuisine
  2. Bordeaux | French cuisine
  3. World Café | International cuisine
  4. Himitsu | Pan-Asian cuisine
  5. Oceana | seafood specialities 
  6. Barefoot Grill | restaurant and grill
  7. Blue Mountain | Jamaican Caribbean cuisine
  8. Coco Café | Coffee Bar and pastries 
  9. Portofino | Italian cusine
  10. Seaside Grill | grilled specialities

bar at secrets wild orchid

We promise you’ll have an awesome time at Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay!

Whether you love water sports, want to chill by the pool, or treat yourself to spa treatment, this resort has it all.

We especially love their guided snorkeling sessions.

spa at secrets wild orchid

Fun activities and entertainment include…

  • Board games
  • Open-air theatre with live events and shows
  • Water polo/pool volleyball
  • Captain’s Watersports
  • Ping-pong, basketball, volleyball, bocce ball, soccer
  • Tennis court + multipurpose court
  • Pool tables and a giant chess board
  • Beach football
  • Spa
  • Fitness center
  • Bicycle tours
  • Cooking and dance classes
  • Guided Snorkeling
  • Stand up paddleboards, wind surfing, kayaking
  • Scuba diving
  • and a lot more!
Q. Is Secrets Wild Orchid adult only?

Yes, this is an incredible all-inclusive adults-only resort.

Q. Can Secrets Wild Orchid guests go to Breathless Montego Bay?

Guests staying at Secrets Wild Orchid get access to Secrets St. James right next door.

And if you have the Preferred Club upgrade, you also get access to Breathless Montego Bay Resort & Spa.

Q. Is Secrets Wild Orchid the same as Secrets St. James?

Nestled side by side, Secrets Wild Orchid and Secrets St. James offer two distinct vibes.

Secrets Wild Orchid is more inclined towards endless fun and entertainment. Perfect for weddings, and getaways with friends.

Secrets St. James is peaceful and romantic. It’s more for honeymooners and couples.

Q. Which is the nearest airport to Secrets Wild Orchid?

The nearest airport to Secrets Wild Orchid is the Montego Bay International Airport (Sangster International Airport).

It takes around 15-20 minutes to reach the resort from the airport.

beach at secrets wild orchid

Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay is truly a beautiful resort in the heart of Jamaica.

With its stunning wedding venues and packages, luxurious accommodations, world-class dining, and endless activities, it’s perfect for destination weddings.

But, let’s weigh the pros and cons before you book the place. 

Here’s what our destination wedding planners think. 👇

bride and groom during sunset at wedding gazebo secrets wild orchid

Things we love: 
  1. A variety of breathtaking venues.
  2. Close to the airport.
  3. Delicious food.
  4. We love the nightly live entertainment. 
  5. Private beach!
  6. Excellent customer service.
Things we don’t love: 
  1. Restaurants tend to have long wait times during peak tourist season.
  2. Check-in and check-out procedures can be improved.
  3. Shared amenities with Secrets St James = crowded areas!
  4. Nicer pools have been reserved for Preferred Club members 😕

secrets wild orchid restaurant

Still unsure? 

Take a look at these 3 similar resorts that could be perfect for your wedding. 

  1. Sandals Montego Bay
  2. Breathless Montego Bay Resort & Spa
  3. Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

Ready to plan your destination wedding? 

Or looking for more resort options?

We can help!

Our team at ParadiseWeddings.com has planned 100s of weddings across Mexico and the Caribbean, and can help plan your wedding too.  

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

Can’t wait to hear from you!

Hi! I am Niyati from ParadiseWeddings.com. Need help planning your destination wedding? I'm your gal! From resort reviews to fashion tips, and everything in between, our team of certified destination wedding specialists and I've got you covered!

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