Getting married is one of the biggest life events you'll encounter!
You've likely been thinking about unique wedding spots in which to tie the knot from the minute you got engaged.
And because you're not a fan of boring, why not?
Your wedding day is possibly one of the few days in your life when your dreams will come true.
So, dare to be super romantic and adventurous with the wedding locations that you and your soon-to-be husband are scouting in Jamaica.
There are a number of wedding locations on the island with breathtaking views, ample space, and the best hospitality you can ever imagine.
So here's an early wedding gift from us; a curated list of unique wedding spots in Jamaica. Dig in!
St. Andrew, Hope Gardens
The Royal Botanical Gardens sit on over 200 acres of beautifully manicured lawns and are home to many of Jamaica’s endemic birds and plants.
Hold your ceremony by the Sunken Gardens and then venture out to capture memories by the lily pond.
Take a walk down bougainvillea avenue with its explosion of tropical colors and snap photographs amidst some of our rarest and most exotic tropical flora.
Mosey on over to Hope Zoo which sits on the property that will be sure to add that wild safari adventure to your day.
St. Thomas, Whispering Cove
St. Thomas is a parish not popular with tourists and it is for this reason that you’ll love it.
Lush, pristine scenery, untouched and green, facing the South-Eastern edge of the island embraces you with the true charm of Jamaica’s warm beauty and culture.
The Whispering Cove will help you to pull off your secluded beachfront wedding wishes and then whisk you off to nearby popular destinations in Kingston or Portland, such as the natural wonder that is Frenchman’s Cove.
Portland, Frenchman’s Cove
Whispering white sands graced with both warm salt waters from the Caribbean Sea and more refreshing waters from the river’s edge, this delightful property surrounded by lush botanical gardens boasts the best of several worlds.
Whether you’ve always dreamed of a garden wedding surrounded by nature’s best or a beach wedding on calm Caribbean waters, Frenchman’s Cove offers it all.
St. Mary, Firefly
Imagine a place rich with pirate and celebrity history perched atop mountains overlooking the Caribbean Sea.
Celebrated British playwright, Noel Coward’s last home Firefly is entrenched in the whimsical culture.
Coward hosted many dignitaries at Firefly including Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen Mother, Sir Laurence Olivier, Winston Churchill, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Peter O’Toole, Sophia Lauren, Alec Guinness.
He also entertained his neighbors Ian Fleming, Errol Flynn, and Ruth Bryan Owen. Now, you can host your friends and family here for your own wedding overlooking the Blue Harbour.
St. Ann offers up many options for the destination bride from getting married atop horses riding through the turquoise shores to the golden sands of its world-famous beaches to the backdrop of Dunn’s River Falls.
Perhaps the most exhilarating is the wedding package at Mystic Mountain complete with vows 700ft above sea level on their Skylift ride and maybe the cutest on the list is to be found at Dolphin Cove where the adorable guests of honor play ring bearers.
Be careful, they will steal your bride with a kiss!
Trelawny, Silver Sands
If Ocho Rios is known for the golden sands, then Trelawny is home to the silver, crystal-white sands sparkling in the sunlight with the clearest, bluest seas on this side of town.
Still serene and untouched, Silver Sands offers romance on the seas for a dream tropical wedding.
Like St. Ann, St. James offers the visitor to Jamaica many picturesque options for wedding locations from luxury all-inclusive hotels on sprawling white sand beaches to first-class conference center grounds to cool and natural mountainside lodgings.
The choices are many so we’ve highlighted the Sandals Royal Caribbean property to make everything easier.
With its own private island accessible only by boat, the adventure is as fun and as exciting as your imagination can run wild.
Hanover, out at sea
Book a catamaran sunset cruise and sail off into the horizon with your guests as you say "I Do" to the backdrop of the island’s best sunset location.
On the very western end of the island, the sunsets here are unmatched and will envelop you and your guests.
Westmoreland, Negril Cliffs
Get married on the westernmost tip of Jamaica to the most spectacular sunsets on the island.
The choice of many is a barefoot beach wedding, but the cliffs and azure waters below create the perfect setting for an equally memorable wedding day.
St. Elizabeth, Lover’s Leap
In our own Romeo and Juliet-type story, legend has it that during the days of enslavement two young lovers used to meet secretly on the adjoining Yardley Chase Plantation.
The owner wanted the female for himself and arranged to have her lover sold. Not wanting to be separated, the two hand in hand plunged to their death off the 1700ft cliff.
The views are spectacularly breathtaking and the history of the location will add mystery and charm.
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