South Asian Destination Weddings at Playacar Palace


Perfect white-sand beaches and turquoise waters make Playacar Palace a resort you won’t want to ignore when it comes to destination wedding venue options in Mexico.

Playacar Palace is located in Playa Del Carmen which is known not only for its breath-taking scenery but also its laid-back bohemian vibe.

Originally a small fishing town, it has boomed into an area that offers an impressive range of restaurants, boutiques, and entertainment venues which means your guests will easily be entertained both on and off the property. Take a look at all that makes Playacar Palace special and why South Asian weddings here are nothing short of amazing.

South Asian weddings in Playa del Carmen

South Asian weddings at Playacar Palace

What do you get when you choose Playacar Palace? Take a look at Komal and Antony’s beautiful wedding video and see for yourself!

Perks at Playacar Palace

As part of the Palace Resorts brand of resorts, Playacar Palace offers excellent perks that make it a wise choice for your wedding.

You’ll earn one complimentary room and one room category upgrade for every 10 rooms paid nightly. You have the chance at getting free Rooms, private events, cocktail receptions, and more.

Book 10 – 19 rooms (or 30 – 59 room nights) and earn:

• 1 – hour private cocktail reception

Book 20 – 24 rooms (or 60 – 74 room nights) and earn:

• 2 – hour private function

Book 25 – 35 (or 75 – 107 room nights) and earn:

• 9 hours of private events

Book 36 – 50 rooms (or 108 – 152 room nights) and earn:

• 10 hours of private events

Book 51 – 99 rooms (or 153 – 299 room nights) and earn:

• 15 hours of private events

Book 100 or more rooms (or 300+ room nights) and earn:

• Unlimited days of events (5 hours max per day)

  • Kids and teens also stay free
  • You’ll also get a free wedding planner at the resort
  • Enjoy private group check-in

Mouth-Watering South Asian Cuisine

Playacar Palace offers traditional South Asian cuisine for weddings. You’ll be able to choose from classic dishes you love including:

  • Butter Chicken
  • Traditional snacks
  • Samosas
  • Chicken Tikka Masala
  • Vegetable kababs
  • Chickpea masala
  • Shrimp tikka
  • Chicken tikka
  • Cauliflower with turmeric
  • Chicken seekh kabab
  • Lemon rice
  • Haldi doodh
  • Colorful marzipan of almond, walnut, and saffron
  • Karanji

Location options

Playacar offers several areas on its property that are perfect for wedding functions for between 120-150 guests. Whether you want to be indoors or outdoors, you’ll find several options below to choose from for your wedding.



Ceremony setup: 120 guests. Cocktail setup: 120 guests. Buffet setup: 120 guests



South Solarium

Cocktail setup: 120 guests. Buffet setup: 150 guests



Cielo Terrace

Ceremony setup: 120 guests. Cocktail setup: 120 guests. Buffet setup: 100 guests



Riviera Ballroom

Cocktail setup: 120 guests. Buffet setup: 150 guests


Amenities and entertainment for you and your guests

You and your guests will love that Playacar Palace is steps away from the town center. That means you’ll have access to the famed Quinta Avenida (Fifth Avenue) which is packed with shops, restaurants, and bars.

Take some time to relax at Awe Spa which includes a menu of luxurious pampering options from Aromatherapeutic massages and scrubs to body therapies like their famed 80-minute Chocolate Wrap.

Take in some evening entertainment at one of the nightly shows at the resort including the Mariachi Show and the Mexican Show which features traditional dances such as the “zapateado.”

For those seeking adventure, you can choose form a swim with one of their trained dolphins, snorkeling in Yal Ku Lagoon, or try a circuit of 7 heart-pounding zip lines through the jungle.

Looking to learn more about the impact the Mayans made in Mexico’s history? Explore the rich culture of Mexico with tours of Tulum and Chichen Itza (one of the Seven Wonders of the World) which are both nearby.

If you’re more of a water lover, you’ll love that the resort offers three options for you. You can choose to book a yacht adventure as you sail in total luxury. Or, you could relax on a luxury catamaran heading for Isla Mujeres, snorkel Caribbean waters, tour the island, and enjoy some quality time on the beach. And those who love to fish can sail the Caribbean waters.

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South Asian Wedding Services

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.

Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page, and our summary of average South Asian destination wedding costs.

Learn about different destinations and resorts that have the best perks for South Asian weddings by contacting us online or call at 888-485-0005.