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Planning Your Dream Cancun Wedding

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If you are reading this because you have finally found ¨the one¨ and you are getting ready to get hitched, firstly, congratulations!!! Now the hardest part is over, and all you need to do is figure out the best location to have your fairytale wedding. If you are thinking about having a destination wedding, a Cancun wedding is a popular choice, because resorts in Cancun host Mexico’s hippest, yet romantic wedding days, where nuptials can be fun, magical, and memorable.

More is always better when it comes to planning a wedding, and like travel, weddings can open up new worlds for everyone who is invited to attend. So, if you decide to get married abroad, or in a different location from your hometown or city, a destination hotel where you can enjoy the luxury, sophistication, and pampering of a first-class resort is vital for your big day.

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Across Mexico, a variety of picturesque wedding venues and resorts entice newlyweds and their guests every year, with options for both large and intimate gatherings. Beautiful backdrops range from beachfronts, lawns, and poolside settings, to magnificent rooftops and ballroom settings.

If your wish is to have a spellbinding wedding with both a beautiful ceremony and a sophisticated reception with a variety of food, drink, and entertainment – read on!

Garza Blanca Resort & Spa in Cancun is one of the newest luxury resorts in Cancun and should be on your hotlist for potential wedding venues. Whether you want your big day to be intimate or immense, the wedding planners at Garza Blanca Cancun know a thing or two about love and are experts at creating the perfect stage for your dream wedding to become a reality.

An Oasis of Sophistication 

Garza Blanca Cancun was designed with romance in mind and has a prime oceanfront location. As soon as you step into the lobby, you will feel captivated by the contemporary design and unique details throughout. The resort’s ingenious horseshoe shape plus floor-to-ceiling windows ensure that the majority of suites offer privileged views of the Caribbean Sea along with private balconies.

garza blanca cancun panoramic view

The resort is currently on a soft open, but in late 2021, corresponding with the resort’s Grand Opening, glamorous suggested venues will include the white sand beachfront, lush outdoor lawn, the grand indoor ballroom with 360-degree ocean and lagoon views, the Orange Tree deck, and The Rooftop.

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Say ¨I do¨ to a destination wedding in Cancun. Celebrate one of the biggest days of your life on an idyllic white sand beach overlooking the breathtaking turquoise Caribbean Sea. It is truly one of the most beautiful locations to begin your life together.

Our professional wedding planners will assist you with every detail to ensure that the day you have been dreaming of all your life is an absolute success from coordinating décor, menus, entertainment, and much more.

We have several wedding packages to choose from or you can customize your own. We have spaces to accommodate small and large wedding groups both indoors and out.

Because the Little Details Matter 

For your big day, the small details matter: a beautiful sunset coming through the palm trees as the bride and groom take their first dance, love’s first kiss as a married couple while a soloist plays out songs of emotion, or how about gazing at one another in the moonlight over the ocean and witnessing the twinkling stars, just before a night of passion?

Looking out onto the Caribbean Sea, the alluring accommodations include junior suites, swim-up suites, and penthouse lofts featuring split-levels. Amenities within include:

  • King size beds
  • Fully equipped kitchens with upscale appliances
  • Private terraces with dining furniture and oversized hammocks
  • Tafer signature mattresses and linens
  • Dedicated Experience Hosts

Sheer bliss is available throughout the rest of the hotel, with the surrounding palm trees, poolside cocktails, and the tasty delights found in Blanca Blue Restaurant, the Snack, or the Food Truck. Coming in October 2021, there will be additional restaurants including Bocados STK, a classic steakhouse; Hiroshi, a Japanese restaurant; DAO, a Chinese Restaurant; and a Gourmet Food Hall with 6 restaurants in one. Not to mention, guests also have access to all of the restaurants at Garza Blanca´s neighboring sister resort, Villa del Palmar Cancun. As a part of the Gourmet Culinary All-Inclusive plan, guests also have access to 24-hour in-room dining.

And the wedding couple themselves simply can’t miss the special experiences available, like private dinners on the beach, Rooftop cocktails, bubbling jacuzzis, couple´s spa treatments, and nightly in-room sweet treat surprises.

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Yet, as well as the romance, a strategic approach is needed, with thought leadership from wedding planners well-versed in delivering a remarkable experience to both the bride and groom and all of the wedding guests, you are ensured that you will be able to get hitched without a hitch!

Wedlock Needs Provident Planning

To plan for a wedding that is extraordinary, you must have extraordinary dreams and high expectations. This type of planning requires patience. Have faith that the wedding planners at Garza Blanca Cancun can provide everything you ask for. And if you want to start planning, they are just a phone call or email away. For them, it’s never too early to start planning if your dream is to get married in Cancun.

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Life begins when you fall in love and your wedding day should be the best day of your life. If you allow the experts to help you plan your bespoke wedding with their unique blend of curated wedding experiences and services, you definitely will not be disappointed with your destination wedding planning.

The wedding planners are unconventional, unrivaled, and not afraid of being bold when it comes to weddings. Your reception can be as lively or as calm and sophisticated as you wish, and unlike anywhere else in the world – at Garza Blanca your wish is our command.

And it’s not just about having a good time. Although the hotel and staff have a reputation for being the friendliest and most accommodating, they also can organize the best weddings in the world at a fraction of the cost of getting married in other countries.

Wedding Bells, at Last

A Cancun wedding is yours to create and can be customized for every whim imaginable. You don’t have to plan your wedding day at the resort. You can have your ceremony anywhere in the hotel zone, out at Playa Del Carmen if you wish, or even on any of the white sand beaches around the city. However, there’s really nothing like a beach wedding right on the doorstep of your hotel, especially a luxury hotel such as Garza Blanca.

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As newlyweds, if you or your guests are staying a few days, or perhaps a week or two, the hotel staff can provide a plethora of information on must-try local restaurants, thrilling excursions, day trips, and cultural gems and adventures. They are knowledgeable locals after all.

Your Experience Host can also help you find the things you are interested in doing, so you can enjoy Cancun, your way. Through them, you will find can’t miss sites and discover the latest in Cancun’s food and culture.

While giving you all the comforts of being at home in your all-inclusive resort, or chosen wedding resort in Cancun, they will always go above and beyond the expected hospitality expertise for wedding packages, and will guide you in how to get the most out of either your packaged or bespoke wedding deal. Every day will be lived out like a dream, both on excursions, and throughout your relaxation within the upscale resort.

Packaged Dreams

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You may choose from three ceremony packages: Gemstone, Sapphire, or Opal, making your special day the ultimate blend of sophistication and romance. These all include ceremonies conducted in English, a beautiful “bamboo huppah” with white fabric overlooking the ocean, flower arrangement for the huppah, a bridal bouquet, a groom’s boutonniere, Tiffany chairs for your guests, a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine, and special turndown service on the wedding night with rose petals scattered on the bed, as an added touch especially for the newlywed couple.

Garza Blanca Resort also offers three reception packages. Choose from the Gold, Platinum, or Diamond reception package. The essentials always include:

  • 3 Hours of national open bar
  • 3 course wedding dinner menu (select 1 option per course)
  • Round tables with white linens and white tiffany chairs

Additional extras that can be purchased include: a private cocktail before the ceremony, a private beach dinner, wedding cake, entertainment, a DJ, and much more. As mentioned, you can customize your fairytale wedding as you wish!

A Cancun wedding can take many different forms, and the hotel specializes in the following ceremonies:

  • Commitment
  • Interfaith
  • Non-Religious
  • Same Sex
  • Second Wedding
  • Vow Renewal
  • Civil Union

Weddings bring people together, in a shared act of love, and if you want all of your dreams fulfilled, a destination wedding in Cancun is easy when the wedding planners help you with the required paperwork.

Documentation Required to Marry in Mexico

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It is necessary to have the following:

  • Marriage application forms
  • Passports
  • Tourist permits
  • Birth certificates
  • Divorce decree/death certificate (if applicable)
  • Medical results
  • Health and birth certificates for the couple
  • Premarital blood tests

Four witnesses are needed to stand at the ceremony (who also have passports and tourist cards). If you’re eloping, the resort is usually able to provide these witnesses.

For Your Hand in Marriage, Be in The Best Hands

As you can see, choosing Garza Blanca Resort & Spa in Cancun is truly a good choice when you are planning a Cancun wedding – you will be in the best hands.

They can also create unforgettable memories during celebratory engagements, anniversaries, or even honeymoon trips!

Whatever you book, making that first step in planning is like writing a love letter to yourself. Life is totally deserving of romance and when you decide to get married in Cancun, Destination weddings in Mexico don’t get much better!