The Complete Guide to Hyatt Ziva Cancun Weddings

Welcome to the complete guide to Hyatt Ziva Cancun Weddings A stunning all-inclusive, beachfront resort on the most beautiful strip of Punta Cancun, where you can enjoy impressive and breathtaking views of the Caribbean sea, luxurious suites, unique restaurants and bars, a holistic spa, and incredible venues for a picture-perfect beach wedding!

Content of the Complete Guide to Hyatt Ziva Cancun Weddings

Map and area description
Our experience with Hyatt Ziva Cancun
Hyatt Ziva Cancun Resort Overview
Pros and cons of Hyatt Ziva Cancun
Hyatt Ziva Cancun and COVID
Rooms and Sections
The Beach
Food & Drinks
Activities, Sports and Kids Club
Exchange Privileges
What makes this resort different from other AI resorts
Hyatt Ziva Cancun Weddings
Sample Wedding Packages at Hyatt Ziva Cancun
Extra Costs to Consider
Same-Sex Weddings
Wedding Venues

Where is Hyatt Ziva Cancun located?

Hyatt Ziva Cancun is just 25 minutes away from Cancun International Airport, next to all the city’s entertainment, nightclubs, bars, and shopping centers, right where all action takes place!

The resort stands on the edge of the Cancun Hotel Zone strip and is the only resort in the region surrounded on three sides by the sparkling Caribbean Sea.

Our experience with Hyatt Ziva Cancun

We are in love with this property! It offers modern facilities, numerous culinary experiences, its focus is on wellness and wellbeing activities and its prime location is just WOW.

It has a vibrant, modern, and fresh ambiance. Food was completely delicious and the service is on point. You can see all guests smiling, laughing, and having a good time, and with that beach, I wouldn’t complain either!

Hola weddings team with Hyatt Ziva Cancun weddings manager
Hola Weddings team with Paulina Fernandez, weddings manager at Hyatt Ziva Cancun.

Hyatt Ziva Cancun Resort Overview

  • Rooms: 547
  • Adults Only: Family-friendly
  • Pet-Friendly: No
  • Room Service: 24-hour in-suite dining
  • Wi-Fi: Free
  • Restaurants: 9 Restaurants. Buffet options and gourmet a la carte
  • Bars: 7 Bars/Lounges
  • Cafe: Yes. Casa Cafe
  • Nightclub: Not really a nightclub, but there is daily evening entertainment at an open-air amphitheater with live music and culturally-inspired shows
  • Spa: Yes, it is an eco-holistic, Mayan-inspired sanctuary
  • Beauty Salon: Yes, it offers salon treatments
  • Fitness Center: Yes, open 24-hours daily
  • Pools: 3 infinity pools, including an adults-only pool, plus 3 oversized hot tubs
  • Water Sports: Kayaks, stand-up paddleboarding, aqua cycling, aqua aerobics, water volleyball, and other non-motorized water sports available
  • Exchange Privileges: Guests staying at Hyatt Ziva Cancun may be able to visit adjacent Hyatt Zilara Cancun for a dining experience. Visit on-site concierge for assistance.
clear beach with dock and a boat

Pros and cons of Hyatt Ziva Cancun


  • Coco Bongo famous nightclub, top restaurants, shopping centers, and all there is to do and see in Cancun is literally steps away from the resort.
  • You have almost 360 views of the ocean from most parts of the resort, and that specific area is very lucky to receive minimum seaweed during the whole year.
  • With its own beer microbrewery serving house-made beer, and a dessert parlor, culinary experiences are surely unique.


  • If you have your own car, it can get very busy to leave or enter the area due to heavy traffic.
  • This could be a pro or a con, depending on the point of view. There is a dolphin thank on site where you could purchase different experiences. Some people may be a little upset or delighted by this. Hey, no judgment!
  • Due to the layout of the resort, all the action happens right in the center of the buildings, so it may be a little difficult during the day to have a very quiet moment for your daily meditation.
Hotel rooms with views of the dolphin tanks
Some rooms can witness dolphin activity from their balconies.

Hyatt Ziva Cancun and COVID

The resort is taking many precautionary measures and has implemented new and strengthened hygiene protocols all around the resort to ensure guests and staff safety.

These protocols include limited seating capacity for restaurants, some areas closed on rotation or unavailable to air and disinfect surfaces, special Spa services, and social distance in open areas.

On top of these measurements, all members of staff must wear face masks, and guests are encouraged to wear them in closed areas and when moving around the resort.

Rooms and Sections

Rooms are modern, bright, and have a very Caribbean beachy vibe. All rooms have a private balcony where you can take in amazing views of the gardens, the sea, or the property grounds. A well-stocked minibar is also included in the room.

Bathrooms are spacious and stylish, with double vanities, plush bathrobes, and a luxurious rain shower.

Oceanfront hotel room with king size bed neutral colors and dim lights

Turquoize is an exclusive adults-only area located at the private beachfront tower. All rooms there offer hot tubs, personalized service with a butler, exclusive access to the amazing rooftop infinity pool, and access to La Bastille and Tradewinds specialty restaurants.

The Club Level is a family, upgraded experience with benefits like private check-in, personal service from a beach butler, petit fours, and a bottle of wine in the room at arrival, and exclusive access to the Level Lounge.

Swim up suites with lounge chairs and ocean view
Swim-up suites offer impressive views of the ocean!

The Beach

The beach here is UNREAL! The clearest water and very few waves create a pool-like beach where you can enjoy your days under the sun. It is also ideal for kayaking, snorkeling, or any other water activity that you may think of.

You don’t have to worry about little kids learning to swim, or grandma going deep into the ocean.

shallow beach with clear water

Food & Drinks

The Culinary scene here is bountiful! Including a large international buffet, gourmet specialty restaurants, adults-only upscale dining rooms, a cozy coffee shop, 24-hour room service, and a dessert parlor to satisfy all your cravings!

There are cute traveling food carts where you can get a burger, tacos, fresh fruit, or crepes. A quick snack to recharge the energy to keep swimming at the pool.

Classic american restaurant with a vintage convertible blue chevrolet

Chevy’s is your go-to place for classing American dishes. What about a family date with some burgers and shakes next to a classic, iconic convertible!

Looking for a romantic evening? La Bastille is your best choice. This sophisticated French restaurant will serve classic dishes reinvented in an elegant setting for a fascinating experience.

A swim-up bar, a fine Tequila Bar, a Mayan-inspired Lobby Cantina, and a microbrewery will keep you toasting all day long.

beer brewery bar with pool tables
Taste a beer brewed on-site!

For wellness enthusiasts, there is a smoothie bar where you can get freshly squeezed juices, many kinds of milk, and the most natural ingredients. Very handy in case you were planning on a detox vacation.

Smothie bar with fruits and proteins

Activities, Sports and Kids Club

The entertainment team will organize water sports activities, games, lessons, and contest to keep you busy during your stay. You can join a stand-up paddleboard session, sunrise yoga, beach volleyball, and aquaerobics.

pool area with guests doing stand up yoga
In the mood for some stand-up paddle yoga?

A dolphin pool is available to book encounter experiences with these friendly mammals, or you could enjoy a free show from outside a few times a day, too.

Children will love the water park and the game room with supervised activities, crafts, videogames, and guided tours around the property. Teens can experience virtual reality simulators at no extra fee, and some other sport and artistic activities.

waterpark with slides and mini pool for kids

Exchange Privileges

If you are staying at Hyatt Ziva Cancun, you are allowed to visit Hyatt Zilara Cancun for dinner, giving you even more options to dine. This service is subject to availability and must be arranged with the concierge upon arrival.

ocean front pool with mariachis sculptures
Hyatt Zilara Cancun pool with mariachis.

What makes this resort different from other all-inclusive resorts

Due to its privileged location, the views of the ocean are truly something remarkable. Also, being on the last strip of beach that ends in a cliff, it is very unlikely to see external visitors or guests from other resorts walking around the area, which makes this area super private.

clear beach with beach beds and the lighthouse

What also stands out, is that virtually everything is included! No pushy up-sales here and there. Spa services and dolphin activities by Delphinus require a surcharge. Aside from that, you can leave your wallet in your room safe and just enjoy your stay.

rooms with view to the dolphin tank
Several rooms offer views of the dolphins and partial ocean views.

Hyatt Ziva Cancun Weddings

Here’s all you need to plan Hyatt Ziva Cancun Weddings! With incredible options for an intimate wedding just for two or for a big group party for up to 300 guests, this is the ideal place for the celebration of your dreams.

Hyatt Ziva Cancun Wedding Packages

Wedding packages at Hyatt Ziva Cancun are designed to cover most of the elements you would need for a perfect beach wedding, while also leaving room for you to add personalized touches to make your day extra special. We’ll present you with the most popular packages below.

Intimate Elegance Package – 10 guests + wedding couple

$1399 Monday to Wednesday
$1899 Thursday to Sunday
$40 USD extra person + TAX + Service fee

Wedding table with red and pink roses

Wedding Day Inclusions: • Symbolic marriage Ceremony and certificate, performed by a Secular Bilingual Wedding Officiant • Bridal floral Bouquet and Boutonnière for the Groom • Signature Wedding cake • Rose petals decoration with champagne • Late check-out for the couple up to 3:00 p.m. (applies for the Couple, subject to availability) • Onsite services of a professional Wedding Specialist • Complimentary online bridal registry • Ceremony table with white linen and white folding Wedding chairs • Sound system for the Ceremony • Massage for the Wedding Couple (25-min each one) • Romantic Oceanfront dinner for the Couple • 15% discount on spa service for the Couple • 10% discount on spa service for the wedding guests

Note: Complimentary Wedding package with 25 room nights booked in qualifying categories (Club or Turquoize Tower) Free weddings are available Monday to Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Children (3-12 years) -50% off the adult price. Package inclusions have no cash value and unused items and /or services are not refundable. Items are not interchangeable and substitutions are not permitted for any package.

Luxury Wedding Package – 40 guests + wedding couple

$11384 Monday to Thursday
$11994 Friday to Sunday
$110 USD extra person + TAX + Service fee

White wedding cake with roses and carnations

Wedding Day Inclusions: Symbolic marriage Ceremony and certificate, performed by a Secular Bilingual Wedding Officiant • Bridal Bouquet and Boutonnière for the Groom • Onsite services of a Wedding Specialist • Complimentary online bridal registry • Special decoration of the couple’s room, complimentary sparkling wine, and chocolate-dipped strawberries the night of the Wedding • Tropical floral arrangement, a bottle of Champagne and a fruit basket in the Couple’s room upon arrival • Massage for the Couple (50-min each one) • Late check-out until 6:00 p.m. (applies for the Couple, subject to availability) • Updo, makeup, manicure, and pedicure for the Bride • Shaving treatment and haircut for the Groom • 1 Beach bag for the Couple • 15% discount on spa services for the Couple • Romantic Oceanfront dinner for the Couple • Honeymoon breakfast-in-bed (the morning after the Wedding Ceremony) • Decorated Gazebo with white fabrics (2 frontal pillars) • Rose petals for the aisle (2 bags) , ceremony table with white linen and Avant-Garde Wedding chairs • Centerpiece for the altar (made with local flowers) • Sound system for the Ceremony • Solo musician (guitarist or violinist) • Professional photographer during the Ceremony (25 color photos and a CD included) • Video services during the wedding ceremony (includes a DVD) • Private cocktail-hour after the Ceremony with open bar and 3 hors d’oeuvres • Private dinner reception for 3 hours with a three-course meal (se t- m e n u) and open bar • Mexican Trio or Saxophonist (45 min) • Signature Wedding Cake • 10% discount on spa services for the Wedding Guests •

Notes: The ceremony location for this wedding package is the cliff gazebo.

Extra Costs to Consider

  • Photography and Videography
  • DJ & Dance floor
  • Lighting
  • Decor tweaks
  • Floral Tweaks
  • Outside Vendor Fees
  • Wedding Favors

Other wedding packages are available, so there is a lot of flexibility to adjust your budget and your needs.

Wedding table with huge flowers
Flowers add a special touch to your celebration.

Same-Sex Weddings at Hyatt Ziva Cancun

There are many reasons to tie the knot at this incredibly beautiful resort. Hyatt Ziva Cancun weddings are a bond of love, commitment, and happiness. Be your true self and say I DO here!

Wedding Promotions

Feel the property vibe and get a preview of the locations yourself with the Big Day Preview promotion!

  • Two-night getaway for two at Hyatt Ziva Cancun
  • All-inclusive accommodations featuring fine dining, signature cocktails and live entertainment – and it’s all included
  • Receive credit of $500 when you book your wedding – get your preview for free
  • A Wedding Specialist will guide you on an exclusive tour of the resort and offer you the opportunity to taste special dishes.

Restrictions apply but we’ll work our magic to get you as many promos and freebies as possible, just get in touch.

Hyatt Ziva Cancun Weddings Venues

Cliff Gazebo Venue

This is the location if you prefer a classic ceremony surrounded by the ocean, the Cliff Gazebo offers the ideal scenario for a picture-perfect postcard MAXIMUM CAPACITY: 150 guests for a ceremony.

Reef Terrace Wedding Venue

Cliff terrace with ocean view

Host your cocktail hour or a welcome party with a full view of the Caribbean ocean and the famous lighthouse! MAXIMUM CAPACITY: 150 guests for a cocktail.

Sahara Beach Wedding Venue

Ample tropical beach with a wedding set up

Sahara beach is a huge strand of white powder, soft and clear beach overlooking a deep blue ocean. If you are looking for a gorgeous beach for a big party, this is it! MAXIMUM CAPACITY: 300 guests for a ceremony, cocktail, or reception. There is a mandatory federal fee for the use of the beach.

Fire pits Terrace Venue

Outdoor, ocean-view terrace with an impressive view of Cancun hotel zone skyline. The fire pits are lit according to the weather. MAXIMUM CAPACITY: 80 guests for the ceremony, 80 guests for a cocktail, and 50 guests for the reception.

Lighthouse Gazebo Venue

oceanfront wedding gazebo with a big lawn and a lighthouse

The newest addition to the wedding venues. This modern gazebo offers breathtaking views of the lighthouse as well as the ocean. MAXIMUM CAPACITY: 100 for a ceremony.

Rooftop Terrace

rooftop terrace with a cocktail set up and ocean view

Unique, elevated rooftop with almost 360* views of the sea. You have the benefits of the view plus a lot of privacy! MAXIMUM CAPACITY: 200 for a reception, cocktail party, or a reception. There is a rental fee for this venue however if you have a party of +100 guests, the fee is waived.

Sky Terrace

If you’re worried about rain, this semi-covered terrace with a beautiful ocean view is the way to go! MAXIMUM CAPACITY: 150 for a ceremony, cocktail party, or reception.


Ballroom set up for a wedding with purlpe lights

Whether you choose this venue or have it as your plan B for inclement weather, this spacious, versatile ballroom will be the perfect canvas to develop the wedding you envision. MAXIMUM CAPACITY: 250 guests for a ceremony, cocktail, or reception.

Check out more videos about the wedding venues on our Youtube Channel!


Colorful Cancun letters on the lawn, in front of the ocean

Hyatt Ziva Cancun is a wonderful location for a perfect destination wedding. If you are looking for a modern vibe, with a remarkable beach and extraordinary venues for your wedding. You don’t have to look any further! We are wedding experts in the area, get in touch to receive personalized assistance for your big event.

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