Nothing is quite like the moment when you arrive at your beach resort for your wedding week when everything has finally come together. And when that resort happens to be Planet Hollywood Cancun, you can expect to have a wedding that will be remarkable. That’s what it was like for Priyanka and Varun who had a fun-filled wedding week at this beautiful resort.
It was a week of non-stop excitement, laughter and smiles as friends and family celebrated them. If you want your wedding to be the one that will impress your guests and give them an amazing experience, read on to see the details of this vibrant South Asian wedding.
Before the décor, flowers, and food considerations, every bride and groom should first decide on the destination. We were honored to work with Priyanka and Varun in helping them find just the right location and venue.
We took them through our signature Resort Match Finder process which includes a deep dive into their vision for their wedding, how they want guests to feel and what was most important for each of them. It became obvious that Planet Hollywood Cancun was the perfect fit.
Planet Hollywood Cancun offers a picturesque setting with breathtaking views of the turquoise ocean and powdery white sand beaches, creating a romantic backdrop that is perfect for wedding portraits. This resort is located close to the airport so guests didn’t have to wait long to begin enjoying the resort.
Upon arrival, guests will love the luxurious accommodations that have a touch of Hollywood glamour. The spacious and stylishly designed suites offer comfort and elegance for both the wedding party and guests. Whether you envision a beachfront ceremony, a garden wedding, or an elegant ballroom reception, Planet Hollywood Cancun offers a variety of stunning venues to suit your preferences.
You can exchange vows barefoot on the beach, amidst lush tropical gardens, or in a sophisticated indoor setting, creating the perfect ambiance for your South Asian wedding. The resort’s attention to detail ensures a comfortable stay, ensuring a memorable experience for everyone. And when it comes to things to do, your guests won’t be disappointed.
From live performances and themed parties to water sports and spa treatments, there is something for everyone to enjoy, making it a memorable wedding vacation for your guests. They even have a water park, lazy river and mini-golf which families love.
Finally, Planet Hollywood Cancun has special South Asian wedding packages that include most anything you would need for your wedding events. Having dedicated packages means the staff is well-versed in the various customs of South Asian weddings so you can have an authentic experience there.
Our clients worked with Pyaar Planning to bring all of the wedding details to life. Pyaar Planning is a hard-working team that does whatever it takes to ensure that the bride, groom and their guests are happy during the wedding week.
From vibrant Mehendi ceremonies to opulent Sangeet nights and grand wedding receptions, Pyaar Planning ensures every detail is meticulously orchestrated. They take time to get to know the couples they work with so that they can be in synch with the wishes of the couple from start to finish. Their work is highly praised by their clients because they do it all with passion.
Every beach wedding deserves to be remembered with the right photography team on your side. That’s why Priyanka and Varun chose Studio Nine Photography. This team specializes in South Asian weddings and has more than 16 years of experience shooting more than 600 weddings. They pride themselves on providing intimately personalized services with a creative team that is skilled in capturing those powerful romantic moments that you won’t want to forget. The goal is to create epic and timeless portraits with thoughtfulness and professionalism.
Along with an excellent photographer, Priyanka and Varun wanted a videographer who would know how to tell their wedding story well. They chose to work with the talented team at Ruiz Films.
The Ruiz Films team makes the kind of wedding videos that feel like cinematic films that you can’t wait to share with your friends and loved ones online. They capture those small details as well as those big moments so that nothing is missing and everything feels so right blended together into the story that they create for you.
When it came to get wedding ready, Priyanka worked with Gamaliel Alvarez for her hair and makeup. Gamaliel and his team are talented artists who specialize in creating stunning hair and makeup looks for weddings in Riviera Maya, Mexico and surrounding areas.
They are masters at enhancing natural beauty and believe that you shouldn’t have to change the way you look for your wedding in order to shine. His dedication to his craft and keen eye for detail ensure that every bride feels like a true goddess. From elegant updos to flawless makeup applications, Gamaliel’s artistry shines through, leaving a lasting impression.
When it was time for the mehndi, Loto Mendhi expertly applied henna to Priyanka’s hands and feet creating intricate designs that looked stunning. They take great care of each guest using only organic henna.
Whether a guest wants a simple design or something more glamorous, the Loto Mehndi team knows how to take any design idea and turn it into a beautiful piece of art on a client’s hands and feet. With their skillful hands and artistic vision, they bring the timeless tradition of henna art to life, adorning brides and guests with stunning patterns that reflect their unique style and heritage. Loto Mehndi takes pride in their meticulous attention to detail, ensuring that every stroke is precise and every design is a masterpiece.
From the beginning to end of Priyanka and Varun’s wedding, the surroundings looked gorgeous thanks to the flowers by the Tulipania team and the décor by Zuniga Deco Cancun. Tulipania knows how to make South Asian weddings have a luxurious ambiance with flowers. They are made up of a team of professionals, who care about their continuous training, teamwork and also share their passion for floral design.
Zuniga Deco works tirelessly to provide rentals for weddings that not only look beautiful but create a statement. They offer a variety of options to couples so that they can find just what they like that echoes their personal style. And, because they are experienced when it comes to South Asian weddings, the Zuniga team knows how to execute for larger weddings with true professionalism.
When it was time for the reception, the guests were treated to the skillful mixes of DJ Div along with MC Chirag of MVP DJs. This pro duo made the night an exciting one for the bride, groom and guests. DJ Div is skilled at bringing together new and classic melodies in unexpected and fresh ways that keep crowds dancing. MC Chirag’s charisma and charm ensure that guests have a wonderful time throughout the night.
Every moment of Priyanka and Varun’s wedding was marked by their special bond between each other and their guests. Every wedding event echoed their love and created a wedding week that no one will soon forget. We are grateful to have been a part of their wedding journey and we wish them love, success and unending happiness in their marriage!
A wedding as incredible as this one can only happen with exceptional vendor partners. We are so proud to have worked with the following companies to make Priyanka and Varun’s wedding such a success:
Travel concierge: Indian Destination Wedding
Photo: Studio Nine Photography
Video: Ruiz Films
Planners: Pyaar Planning
HMUA: Gamaliel Alvarez
Mendhi: Loto Mendhi
Decor: Zuniga Deco Cancun
Ready to plan your South Asian wedding in Mexico or the Caribbean? We’ll help you find the right resort for you and bring together all the travel details for you and your guests. And we’ll even connect you with vendors that specialize in South Asian weddings so you can shorten your wedding to-do list.