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best group perks

Looking for a location that can host a large group of family & friends? These resorts offer fantastic perks for groups of all sizes.

Generally speaking, resort chains such as AMResorts, Palace Resorts, Hard Rock Hotels, and Sandos Hotels & Resorts are your best bet for getting more bang for your buck! They all offer an excellent free seat or room credit policy, as well as extra discounts or added features for your wedding based on total room nights in the group. 

Having a good size group reservation at one of these hotels can often lower your wedding budget considerably, allow you to bring a photographer from home, or offer the flexibility of sharing extra credit with family and friends. 

Check out some examples below, or contact us for your perfect match!

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Playacar Palace

Resort Description
Playacar Palace is situated on glistening turquoise waters and powdery white sands of Playa del Carmen Mexico, a destination known for its laid back charm. Just a few steps from the Quinta Avenida, Playacar Palace is a luxury all inclusive that is ideal for families, couples and social groups who seek culture, shopping and Mexican hospitality at its finest.

At Palace Resorts, not only do you get an incredible vacation experience, on top of the unmatched all-inclusive luxury amenities and services, Palace Resorts offers guests staying 5-8 nights a $1,500 Resort Credit* that can be used for services and amenities as golf, spa, tours and more. 

With all these fantastic inclusions, you wonder how they can still offer great perks for your wedding when travelling with a group, including free wedding services and events!
Travel Costs
Travel costs will range based on the seasonality.  Lowest rates, excluding hurricane season, are often found in November and early December. Good winter pricing can be found in January & April, with the highest rates occuring over holidays (ie. Christmas, New Years, March Break) as well as the peak winter month of February. 

*Resort Credit depends on length of stay, is applied per room, and is subject to 16% tax.

Getting Married in Mexico

The Requirements
To have a civil marriage ceremony, in Cancun/Riviera Maya for instance, the following documents are required:

• Valid passports for both parties.
• Copy of legal immigration status of each party: Tourist Card.
• Application and official oath of truthfulness of both parties including declaration of assets
• Prenuptial clinical analyses of blood work for both parties for VDRL, HIV, and RH (results are valid for 15 days).
• Original and copy of valid passport for two witnesses per party.
• Name, age, nationality, home address and occupation of 4 witnesses. Couples must arrive at least 3 working days prior to the wedding ceremony to submit all the documents.

If wanting parents names included in the wedding certificate, the also required is;

• Original and copy of long form birth certificates of both parties annotated and translated by an authorized translator certified in the Spanish language.

Wedding Packages

Palace Resorts offer a great wedding benefit package.  Not only do they offer free weddings for up to 30 guests, but you can combine extra perks earned based on your group size to add even more features. 

Perks such as a private dinner reception, welcome cocktail or farewell brunch can easily be added to the complimentary collection giving you a fully inclusive wedding event. This is a HUGE added value!

They also offer designer decor packages at reasonable rates should you wish to go all out and wow your guests!
Free Weddings
Free weddings available if meeting the minimum group reservation room requirements;

Mexico - 14 room nights
Jamaica - 3 room nights 
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more ideas with great perks

  • The Fives Beach Resort

    Hugging the white sand coast of the Caribbean Sea, The Fives Beach Hotel offers a luxurious retreat in Riviera Maya, Mexico. With its chic, modern architecture at water's edge & authentic Yucatan spirit, this hotel is an idyllic escape for family vacations, or romantic destination weddings.

    Indulge your senses in an All Senses Inclusive® experience and sink into serenity in our lavish deluxe rooms, 1, 2 or 3-bedroom suites or spectacular Penthouse Sky Suites. Relax on the white sand beach while sipping a tequila infused cocktail.  Renew body and spirit at Fives Spa, lounge by 7 outdoor pools with your butler on hand and savor global flavors at a variety of gourmet and casual restaurants and bars.
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  • Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica

    This polished all-suite resort is a Victorian-style property with a beautiful Caribbean beach.

    Bright suites come with canopy beds and whirlpool tubs, plus balconies or terraces. All offer pull-out sofas, minibars, and satellite TV. Some have sea views, and club suites add a private reception and lounge access. There's 24/7 room service in club rooms.

    There are 7 restaurants, multiple bars and 2 kids' areas, as well as gardens with 3 lake-style pools. Other amenities include a water park, a spa, water sports and regular entertainment. 
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  • Hard Rock Cancun

    You and your entourage will live like rock star royalty at the Hard Rock Hotel Cancun, where the lifestyles of the rich and famous meet the soft sands and sparkling waters of Cancun's oceanfront. 

    The perfect day starts with a soak in your private spa tub, followed by ordering room service before setting out to explore. Drop your kids off at the Kids Club while your teen escapes to the Cavern Club, then kick it Cancun styles in the Music Lab, where Rock Specialists lead guests ages 12 and over through their very own Rock Star training sessions. 

    Later in the day, bring the family back together again for an evening of sumptuous gourmet fare. You’re the star, so you choose whether you want to indulge on fresh Teppanyaki, authentic Brazilian meats or made to order wood-fired pizzas.
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  • Now Onyx Punta Cana

    Located in Uvero Alto, Now Onyx is set in the northern part of Punta Cana on a remote, palm-studded beach. 

    The all new luxurious suites at Now Onyx offer pure pampering with 24-hour room service and a private terrace or balcony with whirlpool. All ground floor suites are swim out offering direct access to a pool right from the terrace. 

    With limitless gourmet à la carte dining and unlimited top-shelf beverages at nine restaurants and ten bars, plus over 20
    additional options at Breathless Punta Cana next door, guests will find everything they are looking for and more.  The fun times spent at Now Onyx Punta Cana will be unforgettable.
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