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15 Fabulous Wedding Venues In Mexico That Are Not Beaches!

Alright, let’s talk about wedding venues in Mexico – beach not your vibe?

Searching for a unique, offbeat venue?

Our team of certified wedding specialists has your back!

They’ve seen all the venues… and they’re recommending jaw-dropping locations.

Ready to look at the absolute best non-beach Mexican wedding venues?

Read on!

jungle rock wedding venue at el dorado royale

We’re starting with a bang!

Surrounded by the soothing sounds of nature, the Jungle Rock venue at El Dorado Royale is as unique as it gets.

It embraces ancient Mayan traditions and can be decked out with traditional Mayan decorations.

It’s a sacred setting for your special day; it truly captures the rich cultural heritage of the region.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 80 guests

jungle rock venue el dorado royale

About El Dorado Royale

El Dorado Royale, located in Riviera Maya, is an adults-only resort where luxury and relaxation reign supreme!

This place is a paradise for foodies – over 20 restaurants and bars are waiting to indulge your taste buds!

They’ve also got stunning suites, including our favorite swim-up suites that link to a lazy river.

El Dorado Royale resort

Some key points:

✓ 13 restaurants (American, Italian, Mexican etc.)
✓ 10 bars, including 4 swim-up bars 
✓ Fitness center
✓ Spa
✓ 6 swimming pools, including 1 natural salt-water pool
✓ Scuba clinics in the pools
✓ 1 hard surface tennis court
✓ Plenty of activities (kayaking, snorkeling, volleyball, water polo, dance and Spanish language lessons etc.)

Do read our honest review of weddings at El Dorado Royale.

Chapel of Todos Los Angeles at Hotel Xcaret Mexico

Want a chapel wedding with a breathtaking view?

The Chapel of Todos Los Angeles is the one for you!

It’s got a circular design that offers panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea and the mystical Mayan jungle.

Perched atop the Xpiral Pyramid, this chapel sits 148 feet above the stunning natural beauty of the region.

Having said that, our wedding specialist Dana loves all the wedding venues here! From this chapel to the beach to The Caves, all are unique and amazing.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 150 guests

Hotel Xcaret Mexico chapel interiors

About Hotel Xcaret

Hotel Xcaret Mexico is a celebration of Mayan culture and the rich heritage of Mexico.

You’ll find intriguing local art and delicious traditional cuisine here.

And the cherry on top? Staying here grants you and your wedding guests unlimited access to all the Xcaret adventure parks!

Get ready for an absolute blast!

hotel xcaret mexico resort

Some key points:

✓ 11 restaurants (Mexican, Asian, vegan etc.)
✓ 13 bars, including swim-up bars 
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center
✓ Kids club and family club
✓ 900 suites, including swim-up suites
✓ Several infinity pools
✓ Plenty of activities (snorkeling, sailing, exploring cenotes, tennis and paddle courts etc.)

Check out our honest review of weddings at Hotel Xcaret Mexico!

Infinity Pool at Dreams Natura Resort & Spa

The Infinity Pool wedding venue at Dreams Natura Resort & Spa is pure magic!

They arrange a transparent aisle extending over the pool, allowing you to exchange vows against the backdrop of the infinity pool and the stunning Caribbean Sea.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony – up to 200 guests
  • Cocktail – up to 200 guests
  • Reception – up to 200 guests

Infinity Pool reception setup at Dreams Natura Resort & Spa

About Dreams Natura Resort & Spa

Dreams Natura Resort & Spa is a tropical oasis where luxury meets nature.

The resort boasts a sleek and contemporary design with lush gardens all around.

With a massive waterpark, multiple pools (including an infinity pool with ocean views), and a lazy river winding through the grounds, it’s an aqua-lover’s dream.

Plus, the restaurants serve gourmet meals from around the world.

Dreams Natura Resort & Spa

Some key points:

✓ 553 spacious suites
✓ 9 restaurants (French, Asian, Mexican etc.)
✓ 6 bars, including a swim-up bar
✓ Fitness center
✓ Spa
✓ 4 pools + water park and lazy river
✓ Plenty of things to do (snorkeling, zip lining, kayaking, dance lessons, live musical performances etc.)

Here’s our honest review of weddings at Dreams Natura Resort.

tierra luna terrace wedding venue at garza blanca resort

Our wedding specialist Lucie loves this venue and highly recommends it!

TierraLuna is a new concept by TAFER Hotels & Resorts and is nestled within the Garza Blanca Preserve, which also includes Hotel Mousai.

Meaning “earth” and “moon,” this outdoor haven creates a shared space where nature and people mingle.

Plus, it doubles up as an incredible venue for weddings!

Perched on the mountainside, TierraLuna treats you to sweeping views of the Sierra Madre jungle and the endless Pacific Ocean.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony – up to 200 guests
  • Cocktail – up to 150 guests
  • Reception – up to 100 guests

tierra luna venue hotel mousai puerto vallarta

About Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta

Hotel Mousai’s a playground in paradise!

It rocks a sleek, modern design and serves up jaw-dropping jungle and ocean views.

The accommodations here come with Jacuzzis, or private terraces with jetted plunge pools.

Our wedding specialist Elizabeth swears by the mind-blowing sunset views from here!

With plenty of things to do, including jungle hikes, paddleboarding, and kayaking, it’ll be an action-packed getaway for your wedding guests.

Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta aerial view

Some key points:

✓ Suites and penthouses accommodations
✓ Oceanview gym
✓ Outdoor play and fitness area, including tennis and basketball courts
✓ 6 restaurants (Chinese, Japanese, Italian etc.)
✓ 2 infinity pools
✓ Spa
✓ Plenty of activities (hiking, scuba diving, yoga, tequila tasting etc.)

Here’s our honest review of weddings at Hotel Mousai Puerto Vallarta.

Pier Deck wedding setup at Generations Riviera Maya

Our wedding specialist Alison highly recommends this one!

The Pier Deck at Generations Riviera Maya‘s the place where wedding dreams set sail!

With stunning views of the Caribbean Sea, this wedding venue offers a picturesque setting for saying “I do.”

It’s like your private stage above the water.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony – up to 200 guests
  • Cocktail hour – up to 200 guests

Pier Deck at Generations Riviera Maya

About Generations Riviera Maya

Generations Riviera Maya is a one-of-a-kind all-inclusive resort with swim-out accommodations on nearly every floor! (check out the pic below)

With butler service and top-notch amenities, you and your wedding guests will get the VIP treatment here.

And they’ve got you covered with many restaurants and bars serving a variety of delicious cuisines and cocktails! 

Generations Riviera Maya resort

Some key points:

✓ All-suites, all-oceanfront resort
✓ 5 restaurants (Pan-Asian, Indian, seafood grill etc.)
✓ 3 bars, including a swim-up bar
✓ Eko Kids Club (4-12 years)
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center
✓ Plenty of activities (golf, horseback riding, night cruises, water sports, snorkeling, jet skiing, parasailing etc.)

See the resort’s wedding venues and packages 👉 Generations Riviera Maya weddings.

Azul Garden venue grand velas los cabos

Not everyone likes sand, we get it.

But want a beachfront wedding minus the sandy mess? This venue’s for you!

The Azul Garden sits between the gorgeous beach and the Azul restaurant.

It’s got stunning views for days, and can be decorated as per your liking.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 150 guests
  • Cocktail hour: up to 150 guests
  • Reception: up to 80 guests

Azul Garden wedding setup grand velas los cabos

About Grand Velas Los Cabos

We’re truly taken by the warm hospitality at Grand Velas Los Cabos.

The resort beautifully combines Mexican culture with modern comforts, creating a delightful experience.

Those spacious suites, offering incredible ocean views and private terraces, are truly impressive.

And the multi-tiered infinity pools? Absolutely breathtaking!

grand velas los cabos resort side view

Some key points:

✓ All-suites resort
✓ 7 restaurants (Mexican, French, Italian etc.) + a cafe 
✓ 5 bars
✓ 3-tiered infinity pool + an outdoor jacuzzi
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center
✓ Kids’ Club with kids’ pool and splash area 
✓ Plenty of activities (surfing, snorkeling, jet skiing, golfing, Mexican cooking classes etc.)

Check out our review of weddings at Grand Velas Los Cabos here

Cenote Cristalino at sandos caracol

Pamela, our wedding specialist, is a huge fan of this one.

The Cenote Cristalino is an extremely popular wedding venue at Sandos Caracol Eco Resort.

According to our wedding specialists it generally gets booked months in advance.

This cenote, a natural sinkhole with crystal-clear waters, offers you and your guests a chance to experience an underground river.

Surrounded by a lush jungle, it’s an enchanting spot for a destination wedding.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 70 guests
  • Cocktail hour: up to 70 guests

sandos caracol resort cenote venue

About Sandos Caracol Eco Resort

If you’re all about nature and seeking adventure, the Sandos Caracol Eco Resort is for you.

This stunning resort is wrapped in mangroves, lagoons, jungle cenotes, and an endless coastline.

We love their range of accommodations – from villas to suites.

And oh, the food and drinks? You’ll find deliciousness at their on-site restaurants and bars!

sandos caracol eco resort

Some key points:

✓ Over 500 rooms and suites
✓ 8 restaurants (Brazilian, Mexican, Italian etc.)
✓ 7 bars, including swim-up bars  
✓ Waterpark with 19 thrilling slides 
✓ Kids Club
✓ Separate, dedicated adults-only section
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center
✓ All-Nature Experience – eco tours, bike safaris, kayak tours, plant a tree program, guided blindfolded sensory walks in the jungle etc.

Love what you see? Here’s more info on weddings at Sandos Caracol Eco Resort!

sunset terrace at sensira resort and spa

This Sunset Terrace is where you’ll be saying your vows bathed in the colors of the golden hour.

It’s the perfect backdrop for your destination wedding in Mexico, tbh!

The cherry on top are the panoramic views that set the stage for an memorable celebration.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony – up to 120 guests
  • Cocktail – up to 120 guests
  • Reception – up to 120 guests

sunset terrace sensira resort

About Sensira Resort & Spa Riviera Maya

The Sensira Resort & Spa in Riviera Maya is a mind-blowing resort with gorgeous Caribbean Sea views.

The staff here is the friendliest bunch around, always trying to make your stay extra amazing.

And those rooms and suites? We find them seriously impressive!

Sensira Resort & Spa Riviera Maya

Some key points:

✓ 359 beautiful rooms and suites
✓ 8 restaurants (French, Italian, Mexican etc.)
✓ 5 bars, including an adults-only club
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center
✓ Aquapark for kids
✓ 3 infinity pools, including an infinity pool
✓ Semi-private, white-sand beach

Like what you see? Check out the wedding packages at Sensira Resort & Spa weddings here

Secret Garden Gazebo at Dreams Tulum

The Secret Garden Gazebo at Dreams Tulum is a hidden gem.

Tucked away within lush greenery, it’s a secluded and enchanting venue that screams romance.

It’s a favorite of our couples wanting a non-beach tropical wedding.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony – up to 150 guests
  • Reception – up to 70 guests

Secret Garden Gazebo at Dreams Tulum wedding and reception setup

About Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa

Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa is a nature lover’s dream come true.

Surrounded by 44 acres of stunning coastline and jungle, it’s a paradise!

Our wedding guests rave about this eco-friendly resort’s luxurious, spacious rooms.

Plus you’ll love the diverse cuisines and delicious drinks at their various on-site restaurants and bars.

Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa

Some key points:

✓ 432 rooms and suites, including swim-out suites
✓ 9 restaurants (French, Italian, Pan-Asian etc.)
✓ 7 bars, including a swim-up bar 
✓ 2 pools, and a splash park for kids 
✓ Waterpark with 6 waterslides, 2 giant buckets and an outdoor wet play area 
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center
✓ Kids’ Club
✓ Plenty of activities (kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving, catamaran rides, pool parties etc.)

Here’s our honest review of weddings at Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa.

Secrets Aura Cozumel pier

This mesmerizing pier extends graciously over the Caribbean Sea.

It’s got a serene and romantic ambiance, and offers the perfect setting for intimate ceremonies. 

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 20 guests

wedding pier Secrets Aura Cozumel

About Secrets Aura Cozumel

Secrets Aura Cozumel is an adults-only resort on the beautiful island of Cozumel.

Their rooms and suites are total luxury, with many boasting ocean views.

From snorkeling to yoga, they’ve got activities to keep everyone entertained.

And guess what? They’ve also got an on-site PADI dive center for diving enthusiasts.

Not to mention, a variety of restaurants and bars, including a beachfront grill.

Secrets Aura Cozumel resort

Some key points:

✓ 266 rooms and suites
✓ 5 bars, including 2 swim-up bars
✓ 8 restaurants (Mexican, Japanese, French etc.)
✓ 3 pools, including an infinity pool
✓ Fully equipped gym
✓ Spa
✓ Plenty of activities (theme nights, live musical performances, scuba diving, snorkeling, tennis, kayaking etc.)

Contact our wedding planners to start planning your destination wedding here!

infinity deck at hilton playa del carmen

The newly renovated Infinity Deck at Hilton Playa del Carmen offers stunning ocean views.

I mean, just look at the photos!

Brace yourself for the most breathtaking “I dos” ever!

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 80 guests
  • Cocktail hour: up to 80 guests
  • Reception: up to 40 guests

infinity deck at hilton playa del carmen

About Hilton Playa del Carmen

We love the suites at Hilton Playa del Carmen – they are pure luxury.

Think private balconies, double jetted tubs, daily stocked minibars, and floor-to-ceiling windows offering breathtaking views.

And you’ll be treated to diverse cuisines and scrumptious cocktails at their restaurants and bars.

Plus with a range of activities, your wedding guests will be entertained throughout their stay.

hilton playa del carmen

Some key points:

✓ 7 restaurants (Mexican, Mediterranean, Asian-fusion etc.)
✓ 5 bars, including a swim-up bar and an authentic Tequileria
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center
✓ Hilton Honors Beach Club with waiter service
✓ 2 heated pools, one of which is an Olympic-sized freshwater pool
✓ Rooftop tennis court
✓ Plenty of activities (beach volleyball, billiards, ping-pong, scuba diving, dance lessons etc.)

Do read our honest review of weddings at Hilton Playa Del Carmen before you book the dates!

Lighthouse Terrace at Hyatt Ziva Cancun

The Lighthouse Terrace at Hyatt Ziva Cancun is a fantastic venue for weddings.

Perched along the stunning coastline, it offers panoramic views of the iconic Punta Cancun lighthouse and the Caribbean Sea.

This open-air terrace provides a beautiful and romantic seaside ambiance.

Our wedding specialists tell me this is the most requested wedding venue!

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 100 guests
  • Cocktail hour: up to 50 guests

Lighthouse Terrace at Hyatt Ziva Cancun wedding setup

About Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Nestled along Mexico’s Yucatan Coast, Hyatt Ziva Cancun is a paradise waiting to impress you!

Get ready for spacious suites, tantalizing cuisine, and delightful drinks.

Surrounded by crystal-clear waters on 3 sides, every suite here boasts breathtaking views.

And those 3 infinity pools offer beautiful Caribbean Sea backdrops.

Get set for a truly unforgettable experience!

Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Some key points:

✓ 547 beautiful rooms and suites
✓ 9 restaurants (French, American, dessert parlor etc.)
✓ 6 bars, including swim-up bars
✓ On-site microbrewery
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center
✓ KidZ Club and Teens Club
✓ 3 infinity pools, including an adults-only one with a swin-up bar
✓ Plenty of activities (interacting with dolphins, kayaking, snorkeling, golfing, pool parties etc.)

You need to read this 👉 honest review of weddings at Hyatt Ziva Cancun!

Orange Tree at Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Los Cabos

You can get married under the iconic Orange Tree at Garza Blanca Resort and Spa.

Its vibrant color beautifully blends with the blue tones of the surrounding ocean, pools, and sunny skies.

It’s a truly unique venue which, just like you, stands out!

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 60 guests
  • Cocktail hour: up to 120 guests
  • Reception: up to 80 guests

Orange Tree lunch setup at Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Los Cabos

About Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Los Cabos

Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Los Cabos is an incredible place for a destination wedding in Cabo.

They’ve got it all – fantastic resort facilities, serene pools, plenty of activities, and a lavish spa.

And you can take your pick from suites, penthouses, and lofts – they’ve got plenty of luxurious accommodations!

Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Los Cabos

Some key points:

✓ 4 gourmet restaurants (Japanese, Mexican, steaks etc.)
✓ 2 bars serving delightful concoctions
✓ Adults-only spaces
✓ 8 heated pools, including an adults-only rooftop infinity pool
✓ Kids’ Club
✓ Tennis court
✓ Spa
✓ Fitness center

Here’s everything else you need to know about weddings at Garza Blanca Resort & Spa Los Cabos.

Check out these 25 creative photo ideas to capture your wedding destination perfectly.  

Our Lady of Izmal Catholic Chapel at Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa

The Our Lady of Izmal Catholic Chapel at Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa is a quaint, thatched roof chapel with an enchanting backdrop of lush gardens.

Our couples love its intimate setting and tropical ambiance.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 50 guests inside, 100 guests outside

Our Lady of Izmal Catholic Chapel at Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa decor

About Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa:

Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa has redefined the all-inclusive stay with its Unlimited-Luxury® experience.

Our wedding specialists love the beachfront swim-out suites – they’re absolute stunners!

With 3 pools, a waterpark, and activities like kayaking, and snorkeling, you and your guests will never be bored here!

And when it comes to dining, this resort has over a dozen gourmet restaurants and bars; your taste buds are in for a treat!

Some key points:

✓ 488 suites
✓ 5 à la carte restaurants, a buffet, a grill and a café
✓ 6 bars, including a swim-up bar
✓ Fitness center
✓ Spa
✓ 3 expansive pools, plus a children’s wading pool
✓ A family-friendly water park

Check out the other ceremony and reception venues at Dreams Sapphire Resort & Spa.

Gazebo terrace at grand velas riviera nayarit

Our wedding specialist Nadiya is a fan of this one, and recommends it to couples searching for a gorgeous non-beach venue.

The Gazebo Terrace is Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit resort’s iconic wedding venue.

It boasts 3 sleek, white “frames” showcasing the majestic Banderas Bay.

It’s the perfect setting for capturing breathtaking photos that’ll last a lifetime.

Capacity of the venue:
  • Ceremony: up to 120 guests
  • Cocktail hour: up to 80 guests
  • Reception: up to 80 guests

Gazebo terrace venue at grand velas riviera nayarit

About Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit is a luxurious resort located in one of Mexico’s most untouched and unspoilt regions – the Riviera Nayarit.

It’s renowned for its accommodations, service, and beautiful beachfront location along the Pacific coast.

The resort offers multiple gourmet restaurants, expansive pools, a spa, and various activities for guests to enjoy.


Some key points:

✓ All-suite resort with 267 suites
✓ 7 restaurants (Mediterranean, French, Mexican etc.)
✓ 3 bars
✓ Fitness center
✓ Spa
✓ 3-tier infinity pool + children’s pool
✓ Kids’ and Teens’ clubs
✓ Plenty of activities (golfing, snorkeling, kayaking, water aerobics, pickleball, tennis, basketball, beach volleyball etc.)

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit weddings 👈 check them out!

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

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