A Caribbean fairytale

Getting married on Curacao: maybe you’ve dreamed about it since you were little. Being barefoot in the sand while saying “I do” to the love of your life. Curacao is a wonderful tropical destination to get married.

To make sure your wedding will be legal, plan to have al the required documents send to the Town Hall at least two months before the wedding. Check the website of the Ministry of General Affairs to learn more about the required documents.

Of course you can plan everything for the big day by yourself, but perhaps this isn’t so easy to do from another country. Most happy couples therefor make the decision to hire a wedding planner who lives and works on Curacao. This will save you from a lot of stress en will make sure that the both of you will be able to fully enjoy your special day! A few well known wedding planners on Curacao are:

Bankasa Dream Weddings


Loof Curacao

Wedding locations on Curacao

Besides the obvious, getting married on the beach, there are more options to say your I-do’s. Did you know that Curacao has some of the most beautiful mansions in the Caribbean? If you enjoy history and authenticity, it’s a perfect fit for you.

You will also find other nice outdoor locations on the island, such as a vineyard of out on the water. You could also get married at City Hall, a beautiful and colorful building, build between 1865 and 1884.

Is your heart set on a beach wedding? Than there remains the option of a public beach or one of the private hotel beaches. The benefit of a hotel beach is that you can easily switch from the ceremony to a reception or champagne toast. Or even dinner and a big party. Another plus is that the hotel could save you from a lot of work during the day, because they will make sure everything is set and ready for you.

Just the two of you- or stay with friends & family

Book your stay at Riccavita

When searching for a place to stay during your wedding, you should definitely consider Riccavita villa & penthouse. You’ll probably won’t come alone, but invite your family and close friends to celebrate the big day with you! How much fun would it be to stay together in the villa and/or the penthouse in the days before the wedding! After the wedding you could stay back to spend your honeymoon here, while the guest fly home. Or maybe your guests would like to stay and make a holiday out of it, while you and your new husband/ wife travel along. Anything is possible!

The villa is located on the ground floor, surrounded by an attractive garden with swimming pool. The ocean view from the living room is beautiful. The villa accommodates 6 people. There is a spacious living room with detached kitchen. 2 bedrooms have an en-suite bathroom with shower, sink and toilet. The master bedroom is extra luxurious with a spacious walk-in closet, shower, double sink, standing bath, toilet and bidet. Both on the side of the house and behind the house are spacious covered terraces.

In the penthouse you will feel like a king when enjoying the view, luxury and tranquillity. From the infinity pool you will also have a breath-taking view of the ocean. Beautifully built on the wind, when you are sitting on the veranda you can enjoy the heat with a cooling sea breeze. The layout is the same as the villa. If you are with a larger group, you can book both the penthouse and the villa and enjoy all the luxury together.