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Dominican Republic Destination Weddings

Getting Married in Samana

Situated on its own peninsula, Samana is the perfect spot for an intimate Dominican Republic destination wedding. The combination of lush, tropical rainforests and remote beaches with pristine white sand make Samana a great choice for those who want a quiet Caribbean destination wedding away from it all. Your guests will thank you for the relaxing vacation at a luxury resort while celebrating your nuptials. There's plenty to do, whether you want adventure or tranquility. Contact us today for a free quote and consultation for your dream celebration in paradise.

Top Highlights

  • Tropical peninsula
  • Nature haven
  • Isolated beaches
  • Palm-filled rainforests
  • Hidden caves
  • Rolling mountains
Samana Marriage Requirements

Marriage Requirements

To get legally married in Samana, Dominican Republic, the couple must have certain documents, which need to be notarized and officially translated into Spanish. Couples may choose to send copies of the documents in advance of the wedding, but all original documents must be presented in person at the Civil Status Office at least three days prior to the ceremony. This includes: 
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Wedding Packages in Samana

There are a variety of luxury resorts in Samana that offer all-inclusive wedding packages. These will typically include everything from the ceremony location and decor to the wedding cake and reception space. Whether you want to elope or have an extravagant celebration, our Certified Destination Wedding Specialists can help find you the right package for your taste and budget.

Travel Tips

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Travel Documents

To travel to Samana, you'll need to have a valid passport, tourist card (often included with airfare) and proper receipts for your return trip.

Language

Since Spanish is the official language of the Dominican Republic, this is what most locals speak in Samana. English is also fluently spoken and understood throughout the resort areas for tourism purposes.

Currency & Tipping

The Dominican Peso is the official currency used in Samana. However, the US dollar is also widely accepted. It is not expected to tip within an all-inclusive resort, though some people feel obliged to leave a small token of appreciation for housekeeping, concierges, etc.

Things To Do In Samana

Samana Attractions

Attractions & Activities

  • Local waterfalls
  • Whale-watching expedition
  • Fishing tour
  • Horseback riding
  • Eco-excursion adventure

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Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

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CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

Breathless Cabo San Lucas Resort & Spa

CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO

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Samana Wedding Planning FAQs

How do I plan a wedding in Samana, Dominican Republic?

Here are our recommended steps to start planning your destination wedding in Samana:

  • Set your budget and guest list
  • Contact an expert (we can help guide you through the planning process)
  • Research resorts, venues and wedding packages
  • Secure your wedding date and group room block
  • Send your save the dates and invitations
  • Finalize the details with your onsite wedding coordinator
  • Relax and say “I do” in paradise!
What does a wedding package in Samana come with?
Destination wedding packages in Samana vary by resort, but typically include everything you need from the ceremony and reception locations, food, flowers, cake, officiant, and more. Most all-inclusive packages can be completely customized to align with your vision.
When is the best time of year to get married in Samana?
Destination weddings in Samana are best planned for November through April, because the weather is great and it avoids hurricane season on the island.
How much does a destination wedding cost in Samana?
Destination weddings in Samana can cost anywhere from $3,000 to $10,000 depending on how much you wish to customize. Other factors such as where you’re flying from, what time of year you want to go, and how many guests attend will also play a part in the final cost.

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