• Elaine Slator



    Cancun has everything you could want from a wedding destination – think candlelit dinners, white sand, and buzzing nightclubs. Plus, the Riviera Maya gives you the chance to stretch out on private beaches, explore top diving spots, and see some of the world’s most remarkable cultural sites – such as Chichén Itzá. And, you can even swap vows in Tulum, an off-the-grid town set on a headland, which offers spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea.


    TUI Sensatori Resort Azul Mexico lines up a number of different wedding options. For starters, you’ve got the choice of tying the knot on the beach, or on the rooftop of the hotel. Plus, if your invite list is long enough, your package will be complimentary. TUI Sensimar El Dorado Seaside Suites and Spa  has received first-rate reviews – and it was voted as one of the world’s most romantic hotels by Forbes Magazine. Here, you can opt for a beach wedding beneath a gazebo, or a pier-edge ceremony. Prices start from €1,833.   Moon Palace Golf & Spa has a complimentary wedding package for guests staying at the hotel – terms and conditions apply. You’ll say your vows at a private beach ceremony, and you can opt for finishing touches such as a horsedrawn carriage.Cancun has everything you

    El Dorado Casitas Royale by Karisma offers wedding packages from €1834. With its beachfront setting and gourmet dining set-up, this adults-only hotel ticks all the boxes when it comes to luxury.


    Think of Greece, and images of olive trees, the Pantheon’s pillars, and beaches lapped by bright-blue seas spring to mind. Team this with a long history of romantic myths and legends, and you’ve got a great setting for a wedding.

    Greece Weddings

    Island-wise, Rhodes tops the list for history and culture, or if a party’s on your agenda, Corfu and Kos fit the bill.


    The Holiday Village Rhodes offers a civil wedding package priced from €2,123. It’s a great location for a family wedding, especially with young children in tow. The hotel offers a variety of activities and facilities, like a huge splash park and a high ropes course.


    As the party capital of Greece, Kos knows how to hold a celebration – so it’s ideal if you want a lively wedding. Kos Town is the most energetic spot on the island, but places like Kardamena and Lambi give it a run for its money.TUI FAMILY LIFE Blue Lagoon Village offers ceremonies on the beach or on the hotel’s terrace. It’s located on a secluded bay overlooking the Aegean Sea. Wedding packages are priced from €1,954.TUI SENSIMAR Oceanis Beach & Spa Resort offers wedding packages from €1,470. This beachfront adults-only hotel has a tucked away feel thanks to 60 acres of gardens that wrap around it. Plus, it’s tailored for couples – there are spa treatments and candlelit dinners for two on offer.


    Take one look at Corfu, and you’ll see why it’s called the Emerald Isle. It’s draped in olive groves, vineyards and cypress trees, so there’s no shortage of big-day backdrops. Swathes of golden sand line the coast, while in the capital – Corfu Town – winding streets dotted with pretty churches are the norm.TUI FAMILY LIFE Kerkyra Golf Hotel offers a civil wedding package priced from €1,495. As the name suggests, it’s a great location for families, and those getting wed can opt for a ceremony surrounded bhttp://www.falconholidays.ie/f/greece/ionian-islands/corfu/alykes-potamos/hotels/tui-family-life-kerkyra-golfy striking gardens.The adults-only TUI SENSIMAR Grand Mediterraneo Resort & Spa by Atlantica  offers wedding packages priced from €1,495. The happy couple can tuck in to a candle lit meal in the gourmet à la carte restaurant, which also serves up panoramic views of the island.

    The Hotel Atlantica Princess civil wedding package is priced from €1,513. This includes a beautiful garden ceremony conducted by the local mayor.

    If you like the idea of stepping back in time, Rhodes should be on your big-day radar.  Its old town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and one of the finest Medieval citadels in existence. Plus, it boasts the best sunshine record out of all the Greek Islands.



    Majorca is nicknamed the ‘Jewel of the Med’ due to its natural good looks, and it’s a top notch choice for an island wedding. Ceremonies here take place on sandy beaches, in the gardens of country mansions and at chic marinas with sweeping ocean views.


    Holiday Village Majorca is a great  location for people getting married with children present, as there’s a host of sports, activities and entertainment on offer – think party nights, DJ lessons and a splash park. Here, you can choose a symbolic blessing ceremony, with prices starting from €539.

    *Please note weddings in Majorca are symbolic ceremonies only.

    Wedding feasts here can include freshly caught seafood, and wine straight from one of the local vineyards. Set the date for June’s Night of Fire festival and you’ll see the skies light up with fireworks, as locals dance in the street.


    Say ‘I do’ on the Med’s White Isle, and you’ll have a setting of sun-bleached sands and sugar cube villages – both of which have given this bohemian island its iconic nickname. *Please note weddings in Ibiza are symbolic ceremonies only.


    Sensatori Resort Ibiza looks out across the sweep of alabaster sand at Cala Tarida Bay, and sees some of the best sunsets in the Balearics. Your wedding ceremony will take place overlooking the beach, with packages priced from €1,664.


    Wedding Packages

    Most of our wedding packages include a wedding co-ordinator, the ceremony, decorations, the marriage licence or certificate, and any registrar fees. Many also come complete with flowers, wine or Champagne, the wedding cake, a dinner reservation, a groom’s room on the day of the wedding, and some spa treatment discounts, as well. Couples looking for some added luxury touches can also opt to upgrade to one of the other wedding packages on offer at each of the hotels. Please speak one of our weddings advisors for information on the wide range of extras available, to help you shape the package. These extras may include make-up, photography, transport, catering, music, flowers and receptions. Please note, these are all paid for in resort.Wedding receptions aren’t included in the package price, so you can tailor-make your celebrations. Extra charges apply for food, drinks and venue hire, and private reception venues are subject to availability. *Please note prices are subject to change.

    If you’re already married, we also offer renewal of vows ceremonies in many of our hotels.


    Want to know more?

    For more information or to book, speak to a member of our specialist Weddings Team by calling 1850 929 141 or emailing weddings@falconholidays.ie