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Planning a Fun Destination Wedding For Guests

Looking for nonstop activities and lively entertainment for your destination wedding? Look no further than these fun and fabulous all-inclusive resorts. Having fun is a top priority when celebrating your love in paradise. You'll want to make sure your guests are treated to an exciting experience, no matter their interests.

A fun destination wedding resort will have:

  • An abundance of activities, such as water sports, pool parties and tequila tastings
  • Lively nightlife, such as an onsite casino, nightclub or amphitheater shows
  • Kids and teens amenities, such as a water park, gaming lounge and arts & crafts
  • Nearby excursions and tours, such as snorkeling, ATVs and ziplining
  • And so much more!

Fun All Inclusive Resorts For Your Destination Wedding

Moon Palace Cancun,

Moon Palace Cancun

Cancun, Mexico

4.5 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 4.5/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$$
Family-Friendly
11 Venues
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Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa,

Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

4.5 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 4.5/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$
Adults-Only
3 Venues
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Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana Wave - Family-friendly,

Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana Wave - Family-friendly

Cap Cana, Dominican Republic

5 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 5/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$
4 Venues
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Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Riviera Maya,

Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya, Mexico

5 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 5/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$$$
Family-Friendly
5 Venues
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Riu Santa Fe,

Riu Santa Fe

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

4 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 4/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$
Family-Friendly
2 Venues
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Hard Rock Hotel Cancun,

Hard Rock Hotel Cancun

Cancun, Mexico

4.5 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 4.5/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$$
Family-Friendly
5 Venues
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UNICO 20˚87˚ Hotel Riviera Maya,

UNICO 20˚87˚ Hotel Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya, Mexico

5 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 5/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$$$
Adults-Only
7 Venues
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Hotel Xcaret Mexico,

Hotel Xcaret Mexico

Riviera Maya, Mexico

5 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 5/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$$$
Family-Friendly
12 Venues
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Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort,

Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort

Costa Rica, Central America

4.5 Star Resort Note: Hotel Class - 4.5/5 star rating based on hotel quality ranking
Average Cost: $$$
Family-Friendly
3 Venues
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Group catamaran sail

Fun Destination Weddings Resorts

Getting married in an exotic location is fun for everyone. A destination wedding doubles as a vacation for you and your loved ones, so it's important to make sure everyone has an amazing time while away.

Here are some fun destination wedding ideas to consider when planning your celebration:

  • Make a welcome bag and fill it with fun yet useful items such as sunglasses, sunscreen, a personalized koozie and local snacks from your destination. 
  • Host a welcome party on the beach and kick off the wedding weekend with a bang! This sets the mood for a fun time and allows guests to mingle with each other. 
  • Book a fun group excursion, such as a catamaran cruise, snorkeling adventure, or zip lining through the jungle. 
  • Treat your VIPs to a spa day and enjoy a massage, facial or manicures and pedicures. 
  • Attend a pool party with live music, foam, and entertainment. 
  • Tee off at a nearby golf course. Many all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean are home to award-winning golf courses with incredible views. 
  • Test your luck at the casino and make memories (and money!) while enjoying each other's company. 
  • Dance the night away at the nightclub. You can even book a private event for you and your wedding guests. 
  • Take a cooking class and treat your taste buds to some of the best local cuisine. 
  • Splurge on reception entertainment, such as fire dancers, a cigar roller or local musical act (think steel drum band in Jamaica or mariachi in Mexico).

Planning a Fun Destination Wedding: FAQs

How do I keep guests entertained at a destination wedding?

There are plenty of ways to entertain your destination wedding guests. Here are some fun ideas:

  • Book an excursion, such as snorkeling, zip lining or ATVing.
  • Throw a welcome party to kick off the wedding weekend festivities.
  • Attend a pool party with a live DJ and entertainment.
  • Set up a beach volleyball or pickleball tournament.
  • Book live entertainment at the reception, such as a mariachi band or fire dancers.
  • Surprise them with fireworks or a sparkler send off. Provide late night snacks, like a taco food truck or s’mores station.
Will kids have fun at a destination wedding?

Yes, kids of all ages can have fun at a destination wedding. Some popular kid-friendly wedding activities include:

  • Scavenger hunts
  • Lawn games
  • Arts and crafts table
  • Cake or cookie decorating
  • Face painter or balloon artists
No matter what size or theme for your big day, we've got you covered.

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