Destination Weddings: 8 Beautiful Venues You'll Love

The weather may be cooling down, but these Latin American resorts have never been hotter. From the rich nature that surrounds Costa Rica to the beaches of Dominican Republic, here are eight beautiful venues perfect for any destination wedding:

1. Four Seasons, Costa Rica

The Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo is certainly "pura vida." Exchange vows overlooking the golden sand beaches and enjoy dinner gazing at the stars.

2. Grand Solmar, Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico's Grand Solmar Lands End Resort & Spa features breathtaking views perfect for any outdoor wedding. You'll be provided with a wedding planner who will work with you to create the day (and night) of your dreams.

3. Courtyard Marriott, Isla Verde

The Courtyard Marriott Isla Verde Beach Resort has been deemed the place to host a fairytale wedding in Puerto Rico. Every room at the Courtyard Marriott includes a private balcony and ocean view, and it's minutes away from central San Juan so your guests will have tons to enjoy pre and post-wedding festivities.

4. Melia Caribe Tropical, Punta Cana

Melia Caribe Tropical, located on the beachfront of the idyllic Bavaro Beach in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, is an all inclusive resort perfect for hosting a wedding for your big familia. Invite your primos and their niños, Melia can accommodate them all!

5. Hard Rock Hotel, Riviera Maya

The Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya in Mexico is the ultimate destination for a playful wedding (or even a quince!). Enjoy the private beach, explore nearby ancient Mayan ruins, or head off to the nightclub before saying "I do."

6. Villas de Trancoso, Brazil

The Villas de Trancoso Boutique Beach Hotel in Trancoso, Bahia, Brazil not only offers a gorgeous scenic backdrop for a wedding, but also the opportunity to hold the ceremony in the Catholic Church in the Quadrado, should you choose.

7. Casa de Campo, La Romana

At Casa de Campo in La Romana, Dominican Republic, couples have the option of exchanging vows on a cliff side, overlooking a river and the Caribbean Sea, or on the beach with the waves crashing the beautiful ivory shoreline.

8. Dreams Las Mareas, Costa Rica

Opening November 1, 2014, Dreams Las Mareas in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica offers a romantic location overlooking a crystal-clear sea and surrounded by lush green mountains and jungles. Be one of the first to host your destination wedding here!