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Paradise Island
Bahamas Destination Weddings

Getting Married in Paradise Island

Fill your days with boundless adventure and relaxation at Paradise Island. Just north of Nassau, take your partner-to-be to walk on their white, sandy shorelines around the island. To add an extra touch of romance, discover the secluded Adelaid, where you and your partner will likely find yourselves the sole beachgoers. Immerse yourself on an exciting encounter with marine life at Blue Lagoon Island where you can swim cheek to cheek with the Bottlenose dolphins. An unforgettable experience for any couple to enjoy during their destination wedding experience.

Top Highlights

  • Beaches
  • Lagoons
  • Coral Reef
  • Casinos
  • Boating
  • World-Class Cuisine
Paradise Island Marriage Requirements

Marriage Requirements

For a US citizen to get married in the Bahamas, they need a valid passport, original birth certificate, and a "Certificate of No Impediment" or affidavit declaring single status. The couple must arrive in the Bahamas at least 24 hours before the wedding and apply for a marriage license.

Paradise Island Wedding Packages

Wedding Packages in Paradise Island

Regarding Paradise Island destination weddings, couples can expect destination wedding packages in Paradise Island to include the services of a wedding coordinator, ceremony setup, floral arrangements, photography, and more. The resort or hotel where the couple stays typically offers packages tailored to their preferences and guest count.

Travel Tips

Paradise Island Travel Tips

Travel Documents

US and CA citizens traveling for Paradise Island destination weddings need a valid passport. It's essential to have at least six months' validity on the passport before traveling. If you are a citizen of the US, visit travel.state.gov for more information on important travel documents needed. For Canadian travelers, visit travel.gc.ca for relevant travel information.

Language

The official language of the Bahamas is English, making it easy for US citizens to communicate with locals when getting married in Paradise Island.

Currency & Tipping

The official currency of the Bahamas is the Bahamian Dollar (BSD). However, the US Dollar is widely accepted, especially in tourist areas. Tipping is customary, with a 15-20% gratuity typical in restaurants and at all-inclusive resorts. So keep this in mind when getting married in Paradise Island.

Things To Do In Paradise Island

Paradise Island Activities

Attractions & Activities

  • Casinos
  • Boat Tours
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba Diving
  • Marina Village
  • Blue Lagoon Island
  • Aquaventure Water Park 
  • Ocean Club Golf Course
  • Versailles Gardens and French Cloister

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Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

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Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

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Paradise Island Wedding Planning FAQs

How much does a destination wedding cost in Paradise Island?
The costs of Paradise Island destination weddings vary based on package inclusions, guest count, and location. Costs can range from $5,000 to $25,000 and above. However, couples can find options for various budgets, with all-inclusive resorts offering attractive packages.
When is the best time of year to get married in Paradise Island?
The best time for Paradise Island destination weddings is during the dry season, which runs from December to April, offering beautiful weather and fewer rain chances.
What does a wedding package in Paradise Island come with?
Wedding packages in Paradise Island typically include ceremony setup, floral arrangements, photography, a wedding cake, and the services of a dedicated wedding coordinator.
How do I plan a wedding in Paradise Island?
To make your destination wedding planning as smooth as possible, we recommend that couples think about their overall wedding vision, wedding date, research their preferred hotel/venue, and speak to their loved ones. Our Certified Destination Wedding Specialists are here to help guide you every step of the way so that you can have the wedding you always dreamed of.

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