What is Sandy Point Resorts?

Sandy Point Resorts are a collection of award winning, beach front vacation Resorts on the beautiful island of Ambergris Caye, Belize. Sandy Point Resorts offers accommodations for the lone traveler, large wedding parties and everything in between.

Which Resorts are part of Sandy Point Resorts?

Coco Beach Resort -  www.cocobeachbelize.com

Largest of our Resorts, located approximately 3.2 Miles North of San Pedro Town

Belizean Shores Resortwww.belizeanshores.com

Right next to Coco Beach, located approximately 3.5 Miles North of San Pedro Town

Belizean Cove Estatewww.belizeancove.com

Located approximately 3 Miles North of San Pedro Town.

X’tan Ha Resortwww.xtanha.com

Located approximately 7.2 miles North of San Pedro Town.

Costa Blue Resortwww.costablubelize.com

Located approximately 6.5 miles North of San Pedro Town

What is the cost to get married at Sandy Point Resorts?

Our Wedding Packages are standard and based on the amount of guests attending.

Just the Two of Us Wedding Package - $950.00 US

  • Wedding arbor draped with white sheer draperies and decorated with locally grown flowers and greenery
  • Wedding aisle which can be decorated with locally grown tropical flowers, greenery, conch shells and tiki torches
  • Complimentary Bottle of Sparkling Wine
  • Justice of the Peace Wedding Officiator (ministers are available upon request at an additional charge)
  • Processing of Marriage License (for weddings outside of the required three day stay an additional charge is assessed by the government to expedite the paperwork and obtain a permit)
  • Tropical floral bouquet for bride and matching tropical floral boutonniere for groom
  • Small single tier double layer wedding cake
  • Services of on-site wedding planner

Tropical Breezes Wedding Package – For 3 – 50 guests - $1200.00 US

  • Wedding arbor draped with white sheer draperies and decorated with tropical flowers and greenery
  • Wedding aisle decorated with local tropical flowers, greenery, conch shells, and tiki torches, vases with locally grown flowers, drift wood, assorted seashells, drawing on the aisle
  • Complimentary Bottle of Sparkling Wine
  • Justice of the Peace Wedding Officiator (ministers are available upon request at an additional charge)
  • Processing of Marriage License (for weddings outside of the required three day stay an additional charge is assessed by the government to expedite the paperwork and obtain a permit)
  • Tropical floral bouquet for bride and matching tropical floral boutonniere for groom
  • Choice of either1 large or 2 medium Tropical Floral arrangements for wedding arbor
  • Single tier wedding cake decorated with tropical flowers
  • 1 Hour Couples Swedish massage
  • Services of on-site wedding planner
  • Seating for 3-50 guests at wedding ceremony. Seating includes white chair cover and chair tieback

Caribbean Bliss Wedding Package – For 51 – 100 guests - $1500.00 US

  • Wedding arbor draped with white sheer draperies and decorated with tropical flowers and greenery
  • Wedding aisle which can be decorated with local tropical flowers, greenery, conch shells, tiki torches, vases with locally grown flowers, drift wood with assorted seashells
  • Complimentary Bottle of Champagne
  • Justice of the Peace Wedding Officiator (ministers are available upon request at an additional charge)
  • Processing of Marriage License (for weddings outside of the required three day stay an additional charge is assessed by the government to expedite the paperwork and obtain a permit)
  • Tropical floral bouquet for bride and matching tropical floral boutonniere for groom
  • 1 large or 2 medium Tropical floral arrangements for top of wedding arbor and 2 small arrangements for middle of poles
  • Manicure and Pedicure for the bride
  • Belizean Couples Massage for the bride and groom
  • Single tier wedding cake decorated with tropical flowers
  • Services of on-site wedding planner
  • Seating for 51-100 guests at wedding ceremony. Seating includes white chair cover and chair tieback

Symbolic Wedding Package- for 1-50 guests US $1,100.00 - for 51-100 guests US $1,300.00

  • Wedding arbor draped with white sheer draperies and decorated with tropical flowers and greenery
  • Wedding aisle decorated with local tropical flowers, greenery, conch shells, and tiki torches, vases with locally grown flowers, drift wood, assorted seashells, drawing on the aisle
  • Justice of the Peace Wedding Officiator (ministers are available upon request at an additional charge)
  • Tropical floral bouquet for bride and matching tropical floral boutonniere for groom
  • Choice of either1 large or 2 medium Tropical Floral arrangements for wedding arbor
  • 8 inch Single tier wedding decorated with tropical flowers
  • 1 Hour Couples Swedish massage
  • Services of on-site wedding planner
  • Complimentary Bottle of Champagne
  • Seating for guests with white chair cover and chair tieback

Reaffirming Our Love Package- for 1-50 guests US$1,000.00

  • Heart of Love made of green palm fronds, conch shells and locally grown flowers
  • Aisle which can be decorated with conch shells, locally grown Flowers, greenery, tiki torches
  • Justice of the Peace to officiate Ceremony (Minister is available at an additional fee)
  • 8" Single tier wedding cake
  • Tropical flower bouquet with matching boutonnière for groom
  • 1 Hour Couples Massage
  • Complimentary Bottle of Champagne
  • Services of on-site wedding planner
  • Local Conch shell Souvenir
  • Seating for 1-50 guests with white chair cover and chair tieback

What is required to book a Wedding?

It is required that at least 75% of the persons attending your wedding stay at our Sandy Point Resort where the wedding will be held.  We will offer you and your guests a discount on top of our best available rate when you book directly with us.   If your party books over 10 rooms, we will offer you, our wedding couple, 50% off your room.

How do I book my wedding at one of the Sandy Point Resorts?

The first step to booking your wedding is by booking your room.   You may contact our Reservation Specialist Paula Chun ([email protected]) to book your room.  A two night deposit is required to book your room and the balance is paid 45 days prior to your arrival.  Paula will prepare a link for you to provide to your guests so that they can book online with us and automatically receive your Group Discounted Rates.  Once your room is booked you contact us with your Reservation Code and we will send you our Wedding Contract and Credit Card Form to guarantee your Wedding Date.  Your Wedding Package is paid in full to guarantee your Wedding Date.   Planning your Special Day starts right after your Wedding Package is paid in full.  A Banquet Event Order which details the ceremony, reception and any other events will be sent to you approximately 2  to 1.5  months prior to your wedding date for your approval.  This should be finalized 30 days prior to arrival date.

What size of Weddings can Sandy Point Resorts host?

Coco Beach – Can host weddings of up to 100 guests/Wedding Reception of up to 100 guests for outdoor Reception and 80 guests for indoor Reception

Belizean Shores – Can host weddings of up to 100 guests/ Wedding Reception of up to 100 guests for outdoor Reception and 80 guests for indoor Reception

X’tan Ha Resort – Can host weddings of up to 100 guests/ Wedding Reception of up to 100 guests for outdoor Reception and 40 guests for indoor Reception – Not Exclusive.

Belizean Cove Estate – Can host weddings of up to 40 guests/ Wedding Reception of up to 40 guests for outdoor Reception only.

Costa Blu Dive and Beach Resort - Can host weddings of up to 100 guests/ Wedding Reception of up to 100 guests for outdoor Reception and 35 guests for indoor Reception

Do you require the wedding guests to stay a minimum number of nights?

Coco Beach and Belizean Shores have a minimum night stay of 2 nights in high and low season and 5 nights in Peak Season.

Belizean Cove Estate, Costa Blu and X’tan Ha Resort have a minimum night stay of 3 nights in high and low season and 5 nights in Peak Season.

Who should my guests contact to reserve their rooms at the hotel?

Our Reservation Managers will prepare a link for you to send your guests for them to book their rooms directly, however you and your guests may contact them directly for any questions pertaining to your accommodations and transfers.

Paula Chun [email protected]  can be contacted to book rooms for Coco Beach, Belizean Shores and Belizean Cove.

Miriam Cucul  [email protected] can be contacted to book rooms at X’tan Ha Resort and Costa Blu.

Our Contact numbers are:

Local Belize Tel: 011-501-226-4297
USA & Canada Tel: 1-844-360-1553

What type of a room deposit is required for wedding guests staying at one of the Sandy Point Resorts?

The hotel requires a 2-night deposit for all room types and full payment will be due 45 days (high & low season) prior to arrival at the hotel.

Cancellations

There is a minimum cancellation fee ($50-150.00US – depending on the Resort) for all cancelled reservations.  For cancellations made less than 45 days prior to the date of check-in, the 2-night deposit is forfeited.  Cancellations made at or after the date of check-in are non-refundable.

Are hair and makeup services available? If so, what is the average cost?

Our beautician will come to your room for these services; the average cost depends on the Resort you are staying.

  • Hair and Makeup: $250 US (Coco Beach, Belizean Shores, Belizean Cove)

$300US (X’tan Ha/Costa Blu)

  • Hair or Makeup only : $125 US (Coco Beach, Belizean Shores, Belizean Cove)

$150US (X’tan Ha/Costa Blu)

  • Extra Hair/Makeup: $110 US (Coco Beach, Belizean Shores, Belizean Cove)

$120US (X’tan Ha/Costa Blu)

Additional to Bride -5 services+  $90 US (Coco Beach, Belizean Shores, Cove) | $95US (X’tan Ha/Costa Blu)

 Do you have a Spa?

We do not have a Spa; however Spa Services are available for guests at any of our Sandy Point Resorts.   Enjoy a Massage under swaying palm trees while enjoying the soothing sounds of the waves.  Our Spa Services include massages, skin care and treatments, mani and pedi as well as packages.

How many days do I need to be in Belize before getting married?

You are required to be in Belize 3 business days before your wedding date, if this cannot be met, we would expedite your license.   The expedited License has an additional fee of $150.00 US additional to your wedding Package.   Expediting your License allows us to apply for your marriage license before your arrival date.

What paperwork is required for us to get married in Belize?

If neither party has been previously married:

  • Fully completed Marriage license application form notarized by Justice of the Peace (we will take care of this)
  • Photocopy of your passport showing your profile picture in color and date of arrival in Belize (we will meet with you to get this)

If either party has been previously married:

  • Fully completed Marriage license application form notarized by Justice of the Peace (we will take care of this)
  • Photocopy of your passport showing your profile picture in color and date of arrival in Belize (we will meet with you to get this)
  • Original Divorce Decree

If either party is a widow or widower:

  • Fully completed Marriage license application form notarized by Justice of the Peace (we will take care of this)
  • Photocopy of your passport showing your profile picture in color and date of arrival in Belize (we will meet with you to get this)
  • Original Death Certificate

Are there professional photographers and Videographers on the island?

We do not have an exclusive Photographer or Videographer, however based on our past guests reviews, we   recommend the below:

Conch Creative

Olivera Rusu

Luis Zapata

Leonardo Melendez

Videographers 

Ben and Joanna Popik - [email protected] or [email protected]

Do your Resorts have a Wedding Coordinator?

Our Resorts have two on site Wedding Planners/Event Coordinator who are happy to work with you to plan the perfect wedding and stay.  They will assist you with planning and coordinating your wedding and events.  One wedding booking is accepted per day, allowing you to be our exclusive wedding couple for that day.