Frequently Asked Questions

We understand that planning a wedding can be quite overwhelming, nonetheless be rest assure that our experience wedding planning experts will assist you every step of the way. We are committed to providing you with the best planning experience possible. KINDLY CLICK ON ANY QUESTION BELOW TO VIEW THE ANSWERS asked by most clients.

Imagine a warm, comfortable, luxurious ambiance with family and friends toasting and celebrating the beginning of two people becoming one. The sounds of the awesome Caribbean Steeldrum band with a feast of sumptuous food, from the untouched white sand beaches, lush tropical gardens, exhilarating waterfalls and private luxurious villas. Imagine beautiful indigenous floral bouquets and nicely decorated flower strewn gazebos or elegantly decorated ceremony archways, delicious wedding cakes, all arranged by your destination wedding planner to suit your taste, style and budget prior to your arrival in Jamaica.

Having a destination wedding usually is cheaper than a traditional one back home, however this depends on the venue of choice and your guest list, for larger group weddings, we do offer special group rates on accommodations for groups of 10 rooms or more and will be your eyes and ears to negotiate on other wedding related budgets.

The primary reasons couples choose a destination wedding is to save money and to avoid the hassle and stress of planning, while still having a memorable and unique wedding experience, and besides a wonderful location, you do get to experience local cultural traditions to give some excitement and uniqueness to your celebration.

In addition to Jamaica's legal requirements making planning your wedding absolutely easy, it also boasts the high quality of services been provided with a wide range of customization options to fit your needs along with the following....

  • The adequately inspiring rich vibrant history making it perfect for a destination wedding.
  • The Tropical weather, warm beached, unique countryside and the laid-back atmosphere that's fulfilling and relaxing.
  • Our romantic and colorful spectacular natural backdrops. 
  • *  It's Paradise! A fascinating place that every bride has ever dreamed of for her perfect wedding. The sparkles of sunset, magnificent views of the Caribbean Sea, the sounds of the exhilarating waterfall....imagine your wedding in the magical island of Jamaica . It's simple a place where dreams come true. 

 

There are just  a few REQUIRED DOCUMENTS needed from the couple to be married in Jamaica, which must be sent prior to the wedding date and prior to  your arrival in Jamaica to facilitate license processing. These documents can be scanned and emailed.

  • *  Birth Certificates 
  • *  Government issued Photo ID
  • *  Divorce Decree if applicable
  • *  Death Certificate in the case of widow/widower
  • *  Translation of documents to English if in a different language

Upon conclusion of the wedding ceremony, a copy of the marriage certificate is issued to the couple and within 4 weeks the certified original copies are sent via certified mail. The certificates are  legal in USA, CANADA, UK and no additional processing is required. 

For some European countries,  additional legalization is required, which is also processed prior to mailing.

We pride ourselves in providing exception services and are committed to maintaining the highest virtues of customer satisfaction from which we have been awarded over the years by our clients with numerous industry accolades and for such we proudly continue to allow our couples to fall in love with each other all over again, by exceeding all your expectations on not only your wedding day but during the entire wedding planning process.

  • *  Our venues are private with no vacationers strolling in the background of your pictures in bikini.
  • *  There is an extensive collection of selectable options available, exclusive private beach, lush tropical gardens, romantic cascading waterfalls, rendezvous hidden mountain tops and intimate traditional religious sanctuary in keeping with your religious faith, we have a wide array of spectacular venues to meet every desire.
  • *  There are no restrictions on the number of persons you can or cannot have.
  • *  Its cost effective with many added values and lots of perks that hotels are adamant about facilitating.
  • *  There are flexible payment plans available.
  • *  Our venues are not confirmed to a specific budget or package inclusion, it's totally up to you how elaborate or how simple you want to indulge.

In addition, we are experts at crafting and coordinating unforgettable destination weddings, as our number one priority is creating lifetime memories, fun and romantic experiences. With Tropical Weddings Jamaica.... Stunning Locations, Excellent Services, Gracious Hospitality and Great Value awaits you.

 

HOW SIMPLY IT IS TO GET MARRIED IN JAMAICA?

  • * Clients can be married within 24 hours after arriving on the Island and in some cases on the same day.
  • * ALL Weddings performed in Jamaica are legally binding in USA, CANADA, UK/EUROPE and many other countries and territories
  • * Clients ARE NOT required to do a blood test.
  • * There are many breathtaking Off-Resort Site venues available for a Destination Wedding.

As soon as you have decided on your wedding date and time, it's best to reserve your booking, which not only allows you to have your preferred date, but ensures  advance planning so you  get exactly what you need.

 

 

A Non-Refundable Deposit of $318 is required to book and secure your wedding date, time and inclusive wedding location. The balance due is required payable 60 days prior to the wedding date.

Venues that are not included in a wedding package will require an additional 50% deposit to secure that specific venue and is non-refundable.

 

 

Weddings are performed everything including Sundays and public holidays based on availability. 

 

 

Yes, we do facilitate last minute weddings up to 7 days prior to the wedding date, based on availability and special arrangements can be made for weddings that needs to be booked less than 7 days prior to the wedding.

 

 

Yes, you can get married if you are arriving via cruise ship just for the day at any of our ports in either Ocho Rios, Montego Bay or Falmouth, given the necessary required documentations are submitted prior to your arrival.

 

 

If there is a possibility for showers on your wedding day, we do have alternate indoor/covered locations on reserve to facilitate your wedding, however if that is not possible at the specific venue you have selected, we usually suggest hiring a tent, in some instances we may also need to adjust the start time for the event, however you will still have your dream wedding that you've always envisioned.

 

Yes, you can customize your wedding the way you want, we have already pre-designed wedding packages available, however you are allowed to add additional persons, additional decor and additional services to fit your needs and budget?

 

Yes, we do have our in-house Preferred Travel Partner who will book all your flight and hotel packages for you and your wedding guest.

To CONTACT US, you may use any of the following methods

Tele     JAMAICA - 1876-407-6767

              USA       -  954-674-5991

Email - info@tropicalweddingsjamaica.com

Mail  -  P.O Box 6255, Ocho Rios, St. Ann JAMAICA

For a symbolic ceremony, there is no legal processing involved.