The Grand Velas Riviera Maya Weddings: A large and luxurious inclusive resort offering a wide variety of wedding options
The Grand Velas is truly a grand scene. spread over 80 acres of lush Yucatan jungle and white Caribbean sand. And despite its scale, it’s close to many popular hotspots along the coast and only 10 minutes away from downtown Playa del Carmen and its famous 5th Avenue. It features 539 large luxury suites, all with private terraces that include views of the jungle or ocean and plunge pool access.
It features 539 large luxury suites that are 1,110 sq ft or larger. The all include private terraces with views of the jungle or ocean and plunge pool access. Thanks to its large grounds, they are able to offer three zones for guests. The Grand Class is the largest and is designed for adults and teens only. The Ambassador class is family-friendly and the Zen Jungle Section is surrounded by the beauty of the Mayan Jungle. A selection of infinity pools included to keep you cool no matter where you’re staying.
To feed all their happy guests, they offer eight gourmet restaurants and multiple bars. Teen and Kids Clubs are included for your younger guests. With a resort at this scale, a huge variety of activities and experiences are offered, both on-site and along the Riviera Maya. And for those looking to take their relaxation to another level, they have a massive 90,000 sq ft award-winning jungle spa that includes 40 treatment suites to accommodate you all.
Why choose the Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort for your destination wedding or event?
Knowing the grand scale and luxurious style of this resort, you can bet they are more than ready to accommodate a wedding of any size, from 2 all the way to 800 guests. This includes 32,614 sq ft of indoor and outdoor wedding space with tons of variety, making it an adventure for you and your guests that our wedding photographers will enjoy capturing.
On-site wedding venues include the Zen Grand Garden, Zen Grand Pool Terrace, Sen Lin Terrace, Ambassador Garden and Ocean View Terrace. They also have their Grand Class Beach for a beach-front ceremony and their Convention Center which can take 2,700 people with 35,521 sq ft of flexible event space. For a more traditional setting, they also have their own chapel with a 143 person capacity. So you’re guaranteed to find the ultimate setting to match your big day, as well as a picture-perfect selection of backdrops for your wedding photography.
To make sure everything goes exactly how you want it to, they offer a wide range of wedding planning services and wedding/honeymoon packages.
Grand Velas Riviera Maya Weddings – Del Sol Photography is a preferred luxury hotel vendor for destination weddings and events.
For examples of our wedding photography at the Grand Velas Resort, click here.
What do our clients say about Grand Velas Riviera Maya Weddings:
“The Grand Velas hotel staff and our wedding coordinator made us feel like VIP’s the whole week. They were very accommodating to us our kids and our guests and always did things with a smile.” – Erica and Jaime
“I reached out to so many hotels and Grand Velas was so easy to work with but still high end and beautiful. I went down to the location in March 2017 with my maid of honor, Elise and it just felt right.” Aaron, Karina, and Monserrat and the Grand Velas Riviera Maya Weddings team were all a part of making the whole experience so fantastic. Their attention to detail and how helpful all 3 of them were just made everything so easy and calm. We were able to focus on having fun and enjoying the experience versus worrying about details falling through the cracks. ” Jordan and Rory
We chose Grand Velas because of their superior service and luxurious yet down to earth atmosphere besides we vacation there so frequently. Everyone provided outstanding service and exceeded our expectations. Monserrat, our wedding coordinator has a special place with us. She frequently went out of her way to make our day.”- Myia and Rafeal
Grand Velas brings a totally different meaning to the “all-inclusive” concept. Our entire experience was one of luxury and relaxation.” – Erin
“Every whim is catered to and is executed with the highest quality of service. The grounds are spectacular from the Jungle Zen setting to the ocean front Grand Class setting.”Our wedding coordinator Claudia Garcia was extremely pleasant, professional, and patient with us throughout our planning process. Claudia executed an amazing set of events from the rehearsal dinner to the ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception. Trust the people who are coordinating your wedding, they are familiar with local vendors and details that work well for the location. Everything will turn out great!” Erin and Mike