How to book your wedding at Beaches


Choose Your Favorite Resort

Once you've decided to tie the knot, the rest is pretty easy! With luxury Caribbean weddings available at 3 Beaches Resorts to choose from, you're sure to find a wedding resort that's just perfect for you.

The Resorts

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Residency Requirements:
Each Island requires that you 'reside' on the island before you can get married:

  • Jamaica: 48 hours residency
  • Turks & Caicos: 48 hours residency, excluding day of arrival.


Make your Reservation

Whether you book your room reservation with a travel agent, on the phone or online, please indicate that you are planning a destination wedding at the resort during your reservation process. A Beaches representative will connect you with a wedding coordinator to discuss wedding plans and necessary documents after you have made your room reservation. Alternatively, you can call our Wedding Department at 1-877-BEACHES - a Beaches wedding planner will be glad to assist you. Please note that wedding dates and times are subject to availability so it is important to make your wedding reservation as early as possible.


Prepare Documentation

The documents process can be a confusing and complicated one, but with our team of document specialists, the process is made simple and as stress-free as possible. Remember that each island is unique and requirements vary drastically from island to island-sometimes changing with little notice! Your wedding coordinator and your document specialist can answer any questions you have about the documents required for each island. The experience of having your wedding on a gorgeous, tropical island is well worth the effort!

  • Original state-issued birth certificate AND a valid passport or driver's license
  • All pages of the court certified final divorce decree
  • State issued death certificates with related marriage certificate
  • Residency requirement of 48 hours, excluding day of arrival
  • Legal age to marry is 21 years old
  • Under 21 must have written consent from both parents
  • State issued birth certificate
  • All pages of the court certified final divorce decree
  • Legal name changes or legal adoptions papers if applicable
  • State issued death certificates with related marriage certificates
  • Residency requirement of 48 hours, which must include 2 day which include day of arrival, weekends or holidays Example: Friday arrivals can be married on Sunday.

All legal documents must be in English or legally translated into English. All translated documents must be from a legal translator with letterhead, stamp and seal from the translator's office. No documents will be returned to couples and should be mailed via a courier service so documents can be tracked. Passports are NOT accepted. Please mail notarized copies of documents to the Wedding Office at least 60 days prior to your arrival date at the resort.

Government / Administrative Fee: US$94.64

Guests are responsible for paying minister and government documentation fees which vary by island. All weddings that do not meet the minimum night stay requirement for a free wedding will be subject to a $750 processing and administration fee, which is inclusive of government and documentation fees. All fees subject to change at any time.

A 50% deposit is due within seven (7) days of booking in order to confirm wedding date and time. If deposit is not received within seven (7) days, booking will automatically cancel without notice. The balance on your booking is due sixty (60) days prior to arrival. Cancellation should be made outside of forty five (45) days to arrival in order to receive a full refund. All wedding charges are non-refundable within forty five (45) days of arrival.


Plan your Wedding

Now that you have booked your wedding, the planning begins. Your wedding coordinator has scheduled your pre-travel planning session with your Wedding Planner, but before that date comes around, visit our online wedding designer to be inspired on all the wedding options that Beaches has to offer. Once you have decided on all the wedding options for your wedding, your consultation with your Wedding Planner will finalize all the details and you will receive your final documents. They will help you every step of the way and connect with the Resort wedding team ensure you have your perfect dream wedding.

All ceremonies at our Resorts are performed by a non-denominational marriage officer. If a request is made for a specific religious affiliation, that will be confirmed based on the availability of that minister and the laws of the island. Each religious affiliation determines its own fees for services provided and those costs will be passed onto the couple requesting the service.

Additional charges apply for wedding guests who are not staying at Sandals or Beaches Resorts.

Couple getting married must be staying at a Sandals or Beaches resort.


At the Resort

Upon arrival at the resort, you will receive an appointment for your wedding consultation with the resort's own wedding planner. This is where you'll finalize all of the details for your special day. Then, just slip your feet in the sand and enjoy the warm tropical breeze as you sit back and relax with your family and friends and celebrate the most special day of your lives!

  • Couples will only be allowed to marry at the resort where they
    are staying.
  • Prices and WeddingMoon® options may change without notice.
  • During this consultation, couples will choose their wedding location, and confirm additional options.

Use our Wedding Planner Tool to Design Your
Dream Wedding

1-877-Beaches Open 24 Hrs a Day (877) 232-2437

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