Dreaming of exchanging your vows on a white sand beach, or a cliff overlooking turquoise waters, or perhaps in an exotic garden? Then visit Jamaica and experience the ideal tropical portal to your ‘happily ever after’. Ranked as one of the top wedding destinations, Jamaica’s bridal offerings continue to grow with a range of packages available to suit any couple. “Wendy,” Jamaica’s online concierge service, will ensure each destination wedding flows smoothly and every detail is unforgettable.
“With multiple bridal packages and an online concierge service, Jamaica aspires to create a magical wedding for everyone who chooses our destination,” said Paul Pennicook, Jamaica’s Director of Tourism. “The wide array of packages guarantee that visitors receive a personalized experience and ensures the best fit for each taste and budget.”
Below is a sample of hotel packages that will make that special day a romantic reality:
Grand Palladium Resorts: Located on a small bay on the northern coast of Jamaica with breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea, the all-Inclusive 5-star Grand Palladium Resorts – Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa and Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa – offer the ideal setting for a dream wedding. With the new series of “Simple Stunning Weddings” packages created by wedding designer Karen Bussen exclusively for Palladium, couples can be sure that their special day will be as magical as it is extraordinary.
Half Moon, a RockResort: With luxurious rooms, suites and villas, Half Moon’s extraordinary choice of land and water activities, its 68,000 square feet oasis of spa sanctuary and two miles of private beach is the perfect setting for a spectacular wedding day. The hotel’s “Allure” package brings wedding coordinators to plan and manage bespoke weddings and create new ideas to help guests celebrate their most special moments.
Jamaica Inn: Say “I do” on a picture-perfect manicured lawn overlooking the Caribbean Sea. From intimate parties for two to celebrations with 100 guests, Jamaica Inn makes each wedding and vow renewal a truly spectacular experience. Its “Celebration of Love” package is available year-round and includes activities such as accommodations for two in a Deluxe Verandah Suite with picturesque ocean views, a private candlelight dinner for two on the beach with a bottle of wine and a one-hour Couples Sunset Massage at the Ocean Spa.
Round Hill: With its “Round Hill Signature Wedding” package, the wedding experts at Round Hill surround each couple with luxury starting before the ceremony, and lasting all the way through the evening hours. Round Hill offers a romantic vista marked by lush natural beauty and classic elegance. From a ceremony at the Infiniti Sun Deck to a bouquet of exotic tropical flowers, Round Hill offers a flawless experience.
Jewel Resorts: Whether the couple desires an intimate ceremony or a larger celebration, the three Jewel Resorts in Jamaica – Jewel Dunn’s River, Jewel Runaway Bay and Jewel Paradise Cove – have packages that will be a perfect fit. The complimentary “Precious Gem” package, available in all three resorts, includes everything from the marriage certificate, flowers, and hors d’oeuvres to a more extensive package that includes a wealth of options and special touches to make the special day the truest expression of love.
Sandals Resorts: With a variety of wedding packages and themes, every Sandals Resort at the destination captures the romantic spirit of Jamaica. Its “Seaside Serenade” package features accents inspired by the sun, sand and surf of an island oasis. The couple will exchange vows under a bamboo ceremony arch, strung with strands of capiz shells, then enjoy a reception at a table set with naturally beautiful seashell, coral and sand accents. Every delightful detail, in white, aqua, and coral, evokes the natural beauty of a seaside celebration.
Bluefields Bay Villas: Fairy-tale dreams of being married by the sea, on the beach, or in a lush and verdant tropical setting can easily become a reality at Bluefields Bay Villas. With over 30 years of experience, the team at Bluefields Bay Villas has been creating intimate and ultra-personalized wedding packages, such as its “Real Jamaica” package, for couples and their guests.
For further information on getting married in Jamaica, please visit www.visitjamaica.com/your-travel-guide/getting-married. Couples can also tweet and meet Wendy via @weddingsinja to start planning their destination wedding.
About Jamaica Tourist Board
The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB), founded in 1955, is Jamaica’s national tourism agency based in the capital city of Kingston. The JTB was declared the Caribbean’s Leading Tourist Board by the World Travel Awards (WTA) from 2006 to 2013. Also in 2013, Jamaica earned the WTA’s vote for the World’s Leading Cruise Destination, Caribbean’s Leading Destination and Caribbean’s Leading Cruise Destination for the seventh consecutive year. Additionally, the Historic Falmouth Cruise Port was recognized as the World’s Leading Tourism Development Project while Ocho Rios was named the Caribbean’s Leading Cruise Port and Sangster International Airport was voted the Caribbean’s Leading Airport. In Canada, Jamaica was voted the Favourite Honeymoon Destination by Travel Agents.
JTB offices are located in Kingston, Montego Bay, Miami, Toronto and London. Representative offices are located in Berlin, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Mumbai and Tokyo.
For details on upcoming special events, attractions and accommodations in Jamaica go to the JTB’s Web site atwww.visitjamaica.com or call the Jamaica Tourist Board at 1-800-JAMAICA (1-800-526-2422). Follow the JTB on Facebook at www.facebok.com/visitjamaica, on Twitter at
www.twitter.com/visitjamaicanow,on Instagram at www.instagram.com/visitjamaica, on Pinterest atwww.pinterest.com/myjamaica, or on YouTube at www.youtube.com/myjamaicajtb. View the JTB blog atwww.islandbuzzjamaica.com.