Jamaica Destination Weddings

Welcome to Your Dream Wedding Destination in Jamaica

Embark on a journey to create memories that last a lifetime amidst the breathtaking beauty and warm hospitality of Jamaica. At MyWeddingAway.com, we're thrilled to guide you as you plan the perfect destination wedding in this tropical paradise. With its sun-kissed beaches, lush landscapes, and vibrant culture, Jamaica offers an idyllic setting for couples seeking a romantic and unforgettable wedding celebration. Let us help you turn your dreams into reality as you say "I do" against swaying palm trees and turquoise waters.

Discover why Jamaica is the ultimate destination for couples in love, offering everything from Jamaica destination wedding packages & venues to all-inclusive wedding packages. Whether you're looking for affordable wedding venues in Jamaica or the best Jamaica wedding packages, we've got you covered. Explore our range of options, including wedding packages in Jamaica with prices and kid-friendly Jamaica wedding resorts, and find the perfect fit for your special day. Start planning your Jamaica destination wedding today with MyWeddingAway.com.



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MWA's Top Picks

  • Jamaica

    Jamaica Weddings

    Hyat Ziva Jamaica

    Take your vows in this incredible setting that is complimented by spectacular beaches, five star hotels, ecological and archeological wonders.

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    Package Cost: $1000 - $5000

  • Cozumel

    Jamaica Weddings

    Hyat Ziva Jamaica

    Take your vows in this incredible setting that is complimented by spectacular beaches, five star hotels, ecological and archeological wonders.

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    • Icon 25 Minutes

    Package Cost: $1000 - $5000

Feeling frustrated and overwhelmed by all the information out there?
Don't know where to start planning your destination wedding in Jamaica?

Meet MyWeddingAway.com

Finding the perfect Destination Wedding location and getting it booked so you can start sharing your invitations with your loved ones is what we do best.


What Our Couples Are Saying

  • Stephanie and Sean

    "Karen worked tirelessly to not only find us the perfect resort for our guests at an amazing price point but also find the perfect resort for our dream wedding."

    Stephanie and Sean

  • Jeff and Veronica

    "Veronica and I got married in Cuba this April and it was the smoothest, easiest wedding I could imagine."

    Jeff & Veronica

  • Christine and James

    "The resort was beautiful and absolutely perfect! We and all of our 42 guests had a wonderful time!"

    Christine and James

So why book your Destination Wedding in Jamaica with MyWeddingAway.com?

Let's face it: Planning a destination wedding isn't easy. The complexities of travel arrangements, venue bookings, and legal requirements can quickly become overwhelming.

That's where MyWeddingAway comes in.

Our experienced team specializes in destination weddings, particularly in Jamaica, and we're here to guide you through every step of the process. From finding the perfect venue to managing logistics, we'll ensure your dream wedding becomes a reality without the stress."

My wedding away

Working without vs. with an experienced Destination Wedding Planner.


Without MyWeddingAway.com

  • Booking the wrong wedding date and time
  • Confusing process for your guests
  • Difficult communication with hotel wedding planners
  • Guests arriving on the wrong dates or booked into the wrong hotel
  • Surprise expenses

With MyWeddingAway.com

  • Seamless booking process
  • Built-in tried-and-true systems.
  • Strong relationships with our wedding partners in destination
  • We manage and coordinate all your guest's travel.
  • We let you know what's included and what's not.

Ready to feel the opposite of overwhelmed?

That’s not all we provide you with

  • Dedicated agent   Dedicated Agent
  • wedding date   Confirm your Wedding Date
  • personal wedding website   Personal Wedding Website
  • Booking form   Booking Form
  • Weekly RSVP   Weekly RSVP
  • group excursion   Group Excursions

MWA gives you everything you need to have a successful Destination Wedding

  • What are the legal requirements for getting married in Jamaica?
  • What is the difference between a legal and symbolic wedding in Jamaica?
  • Do you have to be in the country for a certain number of days before getting married in Jamaica?
  • When is the best time of year for a Jamaica destination wedding?
  • What are some popular wedding destinations in Jamaica?

Here's a quick guide on the legal requirements for getting married in Jamaica.

If you're planning a wedding in Jamaica, you'll be glad to know that most hotels on the island offer wedding coordination services or packages. Many hotels even provide all-inclusive wedding packages, which can be a great way to simplify the planning process and save money.

  • Proof of citizenship: A certified copy of your birth certificate is required.
  • Age requirement: You must be at least 18 years old to get married in Jamaica. If you're under 18, you'll need written consent from your parents.
  • Divorce decree: If you've been divorced, you must provide an original divorce certificate as proof.
  • Death certificate: If you're a widow or widower, you'll need to provide a certified copy of your spouse's death certificate.
  • Processing fee: You'll need to pay a processing fee of JM$4000 (less than US$40).
  • Translation: If your documents aren't in English, you must have them translated by an official translator and certified by your local Ministry of Foreign Affairs and your nearest Jamaican Mission or Honorary Consulate.
  • With these requirements met you'll be all set to tie the knot in Jamaica!

A legal wedding in Jamaica is a ceremony that is legally recognized by the Jamaican government and holds legal validity both in Jamaica and internationally. It involves fulfilling specific legal requirements, obtaining a marriage license, and registering the marriage with the appropriate authorities.
In contrast, a symbolic wedding, also known as a commitment ceremony, is a non-legally binding ceremony that has no legal recognition. Couples often choose symbolic weddings for personal or logistical reasons, allowing them to celebrate their union without the need to meet legal requirements.

Yes, couples planning a legal wedding in Jamaica typically need to be in the country for a certain number of days before the ceremony to fulfill residency requirements and complete necessary paperwork. The exact duration of residency required may vary depending on local regulations and the type of wedding package chosen. It's essential to check with the wedding planner or venue for specific residency requirements and plan accordingly.

The best time for a destination wedding in Jamaica is generally during the dry season, which runs from November to April. During these months, Jamaica experiences sunny weather with minimal rainfall, providing ideal conditions for outdoor ceremonies and celebrations. However, it's essential to consider factors such as tourist crowds and pricing, as peak tourist season coincides with the dry season. Couples may also opt for the shoulder seasons of May to June and September to October, which offer fewer crowds and competitive pricing.

  • Jamaica is a popular destination for weddings, offering some of the best wedding venues in the Caribbean. From beaches to private estates, here are some of the top wedding destinations in Jamaica
  • Montego Bay: A lively city known for its beaches, resorts, and nightlife.
  • Negril: A laid-back town with pristine beaches and cliffside hotels.
  • Ocho Rios: A former fishing village with waterfalls, gardens, and beaches.
  • South Coast: A quieter region with secluded beaches and fishing villages.
  • Jamaica also offers unique wedding venues, such as
  • Waterfalls: Dunn's River Falls and YS Falls are popular options for a waterfall wedding.
  • Private estates: Rent a villa or estate for an intimate celebration.
  • Cliffside gazebos: The Palm Terrace offers a cliffside gazebo overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

No matter which destination you choose, Jamaica's natural beauty will provide a stunning backdrop for your special day!