Enjoy an all-inclusive Mexican resort experience on your wedding day. Five-star facilities, such as lavish accommodation, a wide range of restaurants, an exclusive spa and health club, as well as two lagoon-style swimming pools and an exciting waterpark, await to help you complement your big day with a luxury stay.

Get caught up in the romance of a wedding on white sandy shores, lapped by the warming waves of the Caribbean Sea. And keep the party going with a cocktail reception in one of the many event spaces, as well as a broad array of activities, sports, classes and shows.

Holiday resort information


Browse our wedding packages in Mexico at Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda below. Contact us for prices.
  • Wish Wedding Package

    • Non-denominational / symbolic ceremony
    • Ceremony held at a predetermined location depending on resort
    • Bridal bouquet to include a mix of tropical flowers and a matching buttonhole
    • Chilled sparkling wine for the toast
    • One tier wedding cake
    • Guaranteed reservation for a maximum of 6 in house guests (including the wedding couple) at an a la carte restaurant
    • 10% discount on YHI Spa services for the wedding couple
    • In room bottle of chilled sparkling wine and rose petal turndown service on the wedding night
    • Inclusions for up to 6 guests are based on resident guests.

    Complimentary when staying 7 nights in a Royal Service Suite, The Reserve Suite or Family Concierge Suite. This package cannot be celebrated on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

Room Types

The 17 different room types at Paradisus Playa del Carmen La Esmeralda, meaning you’ll have plenty of accommodation options for you’re an your guests on your romantic Mexico beach wedding. All living spaces provide air-conditioning, free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, iDock station, safe deposit box, hairdryer and minibar.
  • Paradisus Junior Suite

    These thoughtfully designed 48 sqm suites include a bedroom with a king or two double beds, a living room with a sofa, bathroom with a sensory bathtub and rain shower, and a 10 sqm terrace.
  • Paradisus Junior Suite Swim Up

    Enjoy the romance of this 48 sqm swim-up suite. As long as access to the pool from your room, you’ll benefit from a king-size bed or two doubles, along with a terrace.
  • Family Concierge Junior Suite

    A bathroom tub and shower, a lounge with a sofa, private terrace with a whirlpool tub, kids’ bathroom amenities and a king bed or two double beds await in this spacious suite. You’ll also enjoy a range of family concierge services, such as butler and access to a special lounge.
  • One Bedroom Suite

    In one of these 60 sqm suites, relax in your bedroom with two double beds, or in the lounge, which has a sofa bed. There’s also a kitchenette, bathroom with a whirlpool tub and a terrace – everything you need for your beach wedding in Mexico.
  • One Bedroom Suite Swim Up

    Two double beds, 60 sqm of living space and a terrace that provides direct access to a swimming pool are just some of the delights included with these suites.
  • Roulette Room

    In a 48 sqm adults-only suite, you can indulge with a king-size or two double beds, and a terrace with garden views – an ideal choice for your wedding in Mexico.
  • One Bedroom Master Suite

    Perfect for newlyweds, these 83 sqm suites include a bedroom with a king-size bed, a lounge, kitchenette, a bathroom with a whirlpool tub and a terrace.
  • Family Concierge One Bedroom Master Suite Swim Up

    Over 80 sqm will be yours to unwind in with one of these suites, which encompasses swim-out pool access, a separate bedroom, lounge, kitchenette, oversize bathtub and rainfall shower.
  • Family Concierge One Bedroom Master Suite

    Explore over 80 sqm of private living space, including a separate bedroom with a comfy king bed, a lounge with a kitchenette and dining area, and a bathroom with separate vanity areas and a double rain shower.
  • One Bedroom Master Suite Swim-Up

    Couples can enjoy luxury living in these 83 sqm suites, thanks to a king-size bed, lounge, kitchenette, and terrace with a whirlpool tub and pool access.
  • Family Concierge One Bedroom Suite

    Special Family Concierge privileges and access are included with these suites, as well as 60 sqm of space, two double beds, a sofa bed, lounge, kitchenette and terrace.
  • Two Bedroom Master Suite

    For a little extra room, opt for a spacious 142 sqm suite. You’ll unwind in two bedrooms — encompassing one king and two doubles between them — and benefit from two sofa beds, a lounge, dining room and two terraces.
  • Family Concierge One Bedroom Suite Swim Up

    Created with family comfort in mind, these 60 sqm suites are great for ‘familymoons’. Make the most of direct pool access, as well as double beds and butler service. PlayStations, cribs and sofa beds available on request.
  • Premium One Bedroom Suite

    Indulge in romance with one of these spacious suites. Modern decor, two double beds, a terrace with a whirlpool, a living room with a sofa bed and a rainfall shower are all yours.
  • Premium One Bedroom Master Suite

    At 83 sqm, these suites are stuffed with luxuries such as a private 23 sqm terrace with garden views, a king-size bed, sofa bed, lounge, bathroom and a double rain shower.
  • Premium One Bedroom Suite

    Enjoy a cooling dip every morning of your destination wedding — just step out of your swim-up suite for direct access. These 60 sqm spaces include a bedroom with designer double beds, a kitchen and a bathroom with a whirlpool tub and rain shower.
  • Premium One Bedroom Master Suite Swim Up

    Book one of these 85 sqm suites for lavish living, with a bedroom with a king-size bed, lounge with kitchenette, a terrace with a whirlpool bath and direct pool access.


The resort offers a dedicated Romance by Paradisus team of event planners, who specialise in all kinds of weddings and will help your big day run like clockwork. Locations such as a gazebo or the beach are available, as well as a variety of different room sizes for after-parties and receptions. Pre-ceremony bridal suites, a romantic turndown service and post-ceremony cocktails are just a handful of the inclusions. There’s plenty for newlyweds to tick off on a joint bucket list too. Activities include salsa and tango lessons, massage classes for two, tequila tastings, sushi-making and cocktail creation.

The on-site fitness gym provides yoga and personal training, while there’s also beach soccer and volleyball for sports enthusiasts. Take to the waves with water sports such as snorkeling and kayaking, available for a surcharge. When you’re ready for a dip, there’ll also be two impressive lagoon-style swimming pools waiting.

Head to the YHI SPA for 790 sqm of space dedicated to pure relaxation — from a beauty salon, to massage cabins and an extensive menu of treatments, as well as wet and dry saunas, and plunge pools. And, if you’re traveling with the little ones, keep them busy with a waterpark full of thrilling pools and slides.

In the evenings, you’ll be entertained with live music, traditional dances, DJs and pool parties. There’s also the opportunity to book a round a golf at a nearby green, or book excursions to awe-inspiring Mayan ruins.


Whether you crave coffee and cake, fancy fine dining for date night, need a quick and casual bite, or just want to cool off with a cocktail, you’ll have access to 24 dining and drinking spots across La Esmeralda and sister resort, La Perla on your unforgettable Mexico wedding.
  • Fuego

    This gorgeous space serves Latin fusion cuisine. Visit its ceviche bar, dine on the terrace or request your very own private dining room for extra intimacy.
  • NAOS

    Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, this fun buffet restaurant offers international cuisine and live cooking. There’s even a dedicated area for fresh fruit juice.

    Enjoy a taste of India at this welcoming, dinner-only restaurant which plates up dishes packed full of flavour and spice.
  • Passion by Martin Berasategui

    Designed by Martin Berasategui, a chef who attracts Michelin stars, this award-winning and adults-only restaurant is perfect for a once-in-a-lifetime dinner. Enjoy a memorable and romantic evening over Basque-French haute cuisine.
  • OLIO

    In the style of an Italian trattoria, this restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Come here for the pasta, pizza and al fresco eating.

    A must-visit in the morning, this adults-only international buffet restaurant will set you up for the day with a full breakfast and freshly squeezed fruit juices.
  • MOLE

    Stunning interior design combines with modern Mexican cuisine and traditional flavours to create a warm and welcoming dinner-only restaurant.

    Set between La Esmeralda and its sister resort, La Perla, this relaxed spot is the ideal place for a refreshing juice or decadent cocktail.

    Head here for lunch and dinner. During the day you’ll tuck into pizzas and burgers, but by night you’ll savour fresh cuts from the rodizio-style grill.

    Italian meets Argentine at this cool restaurant. For adults-only at lunch and dinner, this spot is perfect for pizza, salad and meat lovers.

    Stop by this snack bar and grill in La Esmeralda, for sandwiches et al. Open at lunchtime, it’s a great stop when you need a pick-me-up.

    Visit this adults-only lunch spot in La Perla, right by the pool, for tasty snacks and delicious Mexican specialities.

    Also located in La Perla, this adults-only restaurant is a casual spot for a dinner based around international cuisine.

    An adults-only bar and lounge, this chic space is ideal for after-dinner drinks on a romantic evening out for two.
  • TOJI

    For grown-ups only, this exciting spot boasts a wide drinks menu and expert mixologists. Here you’ll sip on sake and imaginative cocktails.

    Enjoy the fresh air from this elegant outdoor bar and lounge. It’s the perfect place for partying, mixing and relaxation.

    Couples can get cosy at this intimate bar. Sink into sofas and taste Mexican spirits such as tequila and mezcal.
  • MBAR

    An adults-only drinking spot in La Perla, nestled between the restaurants Fuego and Passion. It’s a great place for a pre-dinner tipples and fine wines.

    Look out over the sea and the forest from this comfortable bar, as you listen to live music and shows over a refreshing drink.

    Situated in La Perla, this fun bar is for adults-only and offers a large drinks menu, as well as live music.

    There’s no need to leave the pool at La Esmeralda or La Perla, as there are swim-up bars aplenty.

    One for coffee lovers. Savour a cup of java in scenic surroundings, as you gaze out over the relaxing carp pond.

    Enjoy a welcome cocktail as soon as you set foot in the resort. This is the place where the party starts. There’s also the La Perla Welcome Lounge, as well as beach bars and special lounges for Family Concierge and Royal Service guests, across La Esmeralda and La Perla.


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