Grand Velas Riviera Maya Weddings

Family-Friendly | 100-250 rooms
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This award-winning 5-star resort sits on the shores of the Caribbean Sea, with its own pristine private beach. Slip away from the everyday and get married in paradise.

If you’re looking for the most romantic all-inclusive wedding destination in Mexico, this AAA Five-Diamond resort offers everything you want. Your all-inclusive experience gives you access to a private white sand beach with crystal clear water, stylish suites with plunge pools and ocean views, gourmet dining, and a Forbes Travel Guide Five Star-awarded spa. Be prepared to have your idea of luxury redefined. Whether it’s stargazing with champagne or sipping cocktails by the oceanfront infinity pool, Grand Velas Riviera Maya is made for romance.


Your wedding guests will enjoy their tropical getaway in the lap of luxury when staying in the Grand Class Suite. This 1,377 square-foot oceanfront suite gives guests a stunning view of the Caribbean Sea from bed, as well as a private furnished balcony with its own plunge pool. The beautifully decorated space includes a sitting area with a sectional sofa, and a spa-like bathroom with a rainfall shower and Jacuzzi tub.

For the wedding couple, we recommend the Grand Class Presidential, boasting 3,796 square feet of space that’s equally perfect for entertaining guests and having romantic time alone. This suite has a spacious living room, a fully stocked bar with seating for 4, and a dining table for 8. You’ll get to enjoy 24-hour butler service, as well as a daily couples massage in your suite.

Dining & Drinks

Savor international cuisine from renowned chefs at the 8 different restaurants at Grand Velas Riviera Maya, each with its own distinct atmosphere. For a romantic dinner, the wedding couple will love dining at Piaf, the French restaurant on site.

Get the whole wedding group together for a dinner at Frida, serving modern takes on vibrant Mexican cuisine. We recommend Lucca, the resort’s exquisite Italian restaurant. 6 bars on the property mean it’s always happy hour. Socialize with a cocktail in hand at the stylish piano bar, or enjoy the sweeping view and extensive cocktail menu at the rooftop lounge, SkyBar.

Activities & Entertainment

Grand Velas Riviera Maya curates experiences that are designed for romance and adventure, with something special to do for everyone’s sense of adventure.

Ride a bicycle along the beachfront, or swim with dolphins in the Caribbean Sea. Play a round of golf or ride on horseback through the jungle. Unforgettable couples experiences include stargazing for 2 with champagne and romantic picnics on the white sand beach. We love the Ancestral Drink Tasting, where you can try the unique flavors of ancient Mexican beverages.


Grand Velas Riviera Maya has 2 shimmering pools to cool off in, including a gorgeous infinity pool that overlooks the ocean. Relax in a luxurious poolside cabana while being brought unlimited hand-crafted cocktails. For your wedding guests who like to keep fit while on vacation, the fitness center offers expert instruction and classes in pilates, aerobics, and yoga.

Retreat from the action at SE Spa, a serene oasis where you can indulge in services inspired by ancient tradition. The spa features an incredible hydrotherapy water journey, included with any service over 50 minutes. There’s also a bridal suite for wedding preparations, and a full-service beauty salon.

Your Dream Destination Wedding at Grand Velas Riviera Maya

The wedding of your dreams will come to life at Grand Velas Riviera Maya. We work hand in hand with their wedding team to make every little detail perfect. Customize your big day to suit your unique style, with a choice of 8 wedding venues including a tropical garden, a jungle view terrace, or right on the white sand beach. Tailor your wedding package with add-ons like professional videography, live music, and gourmet cuisine.

What’s Included?
  • Unlimited meals & snacks

  • Unlimited beverages

  • 24-hour room service

  • Minibar restocked daily

  • Non-motorized water sports

  • Daily and nightly entertainment

  • Fitness center

  • WiFi

What’s Nearby?

Grand Velas Riviera Maya is located in Playa del Carmen, which means vibrant culture, arts, music, and authentic Mexican cuisine. Take a stroll down Quinta Avenida, the seaside town’s main street, and find colorful hand-made souvenirs and street performers. Swim with sea turtles or zipline over the jungle. Discover Chichen Itza, the incredible Mayan ruins recently named one of the new Wonders of the World.

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Ceremony types:
Renewal, Same Sex - Civil, Same Sex - Symbolic, Symbolic/Vow, Hindu, Civil/Legal, Catholic
24-hour concierge
Bathrobes and slippers
Beach Service
Coffee kit
Fitness Center
Free wifi
Hot Tub
Live Music
Outdoor Jacuzzi
Safety Deposit Box

Restaurants & Bars

Experience the art of French cuisine with live music in the romantic surroundings of Piaf. Dramatic curtains of Swarovski crystals and designer lighting create an atmosphere of extravagance. Named in honor of famed French singer Edith Piaf and beautifully decorated in tones of red and black, here you are transported to the Parisian luxury of the 1940s. This enticing restaurant is rated Four Diamond by the AAA. Please verify availability with your concierge before making a reservation.

CUISINE Haute French Cuisine
LOCATION Grand Class ambiance
AGE GROUP 12 and older are welcome
Hours open from 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m
Enjoy delicious meals with family and friends anytime at Azul. Start your day with a hearty breakfast, then return to savor a full buffet featuring global cuisine and flavorful grilled dishes. The lunch and dinner menu offers everything from grilled hamburgers, sushi, pasta and pizza to croissant sandwiches, fresh fish, burritos and tacos. This family-friendly restaurant offers a breezy open-air terrace with beach views and an air-conditioned dining room, both offering a casual atmosphere.

CUISINE. International
LOCATION. Ambassador Ambiance
AGE GROUP. Family Friendly
Breakfast from 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Lunch from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Experience a culinary tribute to the legendary Mexican painter Frida Kahlo in our award-winning restaurant, Frida. As colorful and eclectic as the artist herself, the carefully curated menu delivers exceptional Mexican cuisine with a modern twist. Enjoy live music, hand-crafted cocktails and an unmatched attention to detail. Dine indoors surrounded by a vibrant décor or on the outdoor terrace where you can savor gorgeous ocean views. Frida has been awarded Four Diamonds by the AAA.

CUISINE. Mexican Fine Cuisine
LOCATION. Ambassador ambiance
AGE GROUP. Family Friendly
HOURS Open from 18:00 p.m. to 23:00 p.m.
Enjoy a taste of France in a soothing oceanfront setting. Bistro offers three diverse menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Enjoy a unique selection of traditional French favorites, local specialties, and international cuisine. Savor your fare in a relaxed ambiance, with exceptional service and stunning views. Unwind any time of day and enjoy an extensive global wine list or hand-crafted cocktails.

CUISINE. International
LOCATION. Grand Class Ambiance
AGE GROUP. 12 and older are welcome
Breakfast from 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Dine in the exotic ambiance of mangroves, Chaká, Salam and Chechen trees at the casual, open-air restaurant, Chaká. Discover a fusion of international cuisines that are natural and healthy.

Located near the pool in the Zen Grand Ambiance, savor tantalizing foods, mouthwatering desserts, international wines and specialty coffees. Chaká celebrates the flavors of our spirited landscape, and is open for breakfast, lunch & dinner seasonally. Confirm availability with your concierge.

CUISINE International
LOCATION. Zen Grand Ambiance
AGE GROUP. Family Friendly
HOURS. Breakfast from 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Sen Lin
Sen Lin takes diners on a journey through the culinary traditions of Asia. Immersed in the jungle, the restaurant highlights the mysticism of the Riviera Maya, offering new aromas and flavors.

LOCATION. Zen Grand Ambiance
AGE GROUP. Family Friendly
HOURS. 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Cocina de Autor
"Cooking with thoughts, eating with feelings." Experience a sensorial, playful and creative experience when you dine at Cocina de Autor.

Chef Velasco has crafted exceptional Mexican and Caribbean cuisine that is more than simply a reinterpretation of classic dishes. His creative menu takes you on a journey that demonstrates the purity and essence of new and familiar flavors. This is a relaxed culinary adventure that reflects the culture and essence of life.

CUISINE Creative
LOCATION Grand Class ambiance
AGE GROUP. 12 and older are welcome
HOURS. 6:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Chef Antonio Terlizzi Hassan offers creative interpretations of Italian-Mediterranean cuisine and a menu of seafood, meats and homemade pastas at Lucca.

CUISINE. Italian-Mediterranean
LOCATION. Ambassador Ambiance
AGE GROUP. Family Friendly
HOURS. 18:00 p.m. - 23:00 p.m.
Sky Bar
Enjoy a radiant sunset and refreshing drinks at the rooftop lounge.
Pool Bar
Swim up to enjoy drinks and sunshine poolside.
Sen Lin Bar
Cocktails and live music.
Karaoke Bar
The Karaoke Bar sets the stage for the Playa del Carmen nightlife scene.
Piano Bar
Mix and mingle with premium liquor and live piano music.
Koi Bar
Watch sporting events with the latest A/V technology on HD screens.
Map & Address
Grand Velas Riviera Maya
Riviera Maya, Carretera Cancun Tulum Km 62 Playa Del Carmen, 77710 Riviera Maya, Q.R.
Riviera Maya, 77710 Riviera Maya, Q.R., Quintana Roo

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