The price of getting married averages $27,800 according to TheKnot.com, in an article written in 2010, which makes anything less than the price of a small car look inexpensive! An all-inclusive wedding provides your wedding and honeymoon all in one and for a fraction of the price of a traditional wedding.
Palace Resorts, all-inclusive resorts in Mexico, offer complimentary wedding packages to couples who are vacationing at the Palace. All-inclusive rates start at $700 per person for the five night stay required for couples who get married at a Palace Resort. Couples planning their wedding at a Palace Resort will pay no extra cost for their wedding for up to 35 guests at your choice of more than a dozen locations all over the beaches of Mexico. Packages offering brides and grooms more choices can be purchased for an additional cost, airfare not included.
Palace Resorts/Wedding Department 877-725-4933 palaceresorts.com
Hotel Riu Montego Bay
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The Riu Resort in Montego Bay Jamaica offers free wedding packages for up to 10 guests upon booking five room reservations. The average price per person for an all-inclusive 6-night stay is $126, and drops drastically during certain times of the year, airfare not included.
Guests enjoy beautiful ocean views from their seats at your beachfront ceremony as well as personal liquor dispensers in each guest room. The Riu’s complimentary all-inclusive wedding packages boast everything the bride and groom need on their special day.
Hotel Riu Montego Bay Mahoe Bay-Ironshore P.O. Montego Bay Jamaica 876-940-8010 riu.com
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Six nights at the Breezes Resort in Nassau, Bahamas means a free wedding for brides and grooms as a gift from the staff at Breezes. This all-inclusive resort offers brides and grooms three free nights when they come back for their anniversary, included in their free wedding packages. A six night all-inclusive stay at Breezes costs $900 per person, prices vary throughout the year.
Couples who wish to have a more elaborate wedding ceremony at Breezes can choose from several wedding packages, prices start at $799. Breezes Bahamas employs two wedding coordinators to help you plan your special day.
Breezes Bahamas P.O. Box CB 13049 Nassau, The Bahamas 877-273-3937 breezes.com/weddings/
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