Intimate International Elopement in Mexico

April 25, 2022

Have you ever considered an international Elopement as an option for your special day? If you haven’t already, then enjoy viewing this international intimate elopement blog and see if it pulls at the strings in your heart. Featured are the adventurous fun-loving bridal couple Taylor and David. Their beachfront intimate elopement took place in exotic Cancun, Mexico. The wedding venue, Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort in Cancun will blow your mind! Destination elopements are a fantastic, fun, relaxing and romantic way to be married. Let me encourage you to be open-minded and stretch the imagination to see if an international intimate elopement in Mexico or elsewhere is an option for you.


I know you must be excited to view the portraits, I can assure you I was super excited to get on the plane and give my all to this very special celebration. This intimate, international elopement takes place in the beautiful beach resort town of Cancun, Mexico. Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort in Cancun Mexico is the beach-side setting elopement venue for the chosen destination. Cancun is a coastal city in southeast Mexico. Located on the northeast coast of Yucatan Peninsula in Quintana Roo State.


Think how the handful of close family and friends must have been when they received the elopement invites. Excited, no doubt! Being invited to any elopement brings joy to the heart. But still, international, is next level! Nothing says international, like packing a passport and packing summer gear for a beach celebration, Mexican style! So, many things here in this moment to be over the moon about and the title says it all! International, Intimate, Elopement in Mexico!!


This is one of the greatest advantages in being an elopement/wedding photographer – no wedding is the same. Sure, some classic traditions remain with twists here and there, but the venues, the colours, the vendors, the group, and the destination can vary greatly. It never ever gets boring. Elopements have an incredible flexibility in destinations that may not be possible with a larger wedding.


About the Couple

Taylor and Dave are an adventurous couple that love to travel. Now they are married they have their sights set on planning some amazing overseas trips. Their enjoyment of hiking and mountains makes countries like Switzerland, Canada, Rome, and Ireland a must on their destinations list. That’s the beauty of having focussed your attention for so long on your international elopement, you now get to spend that joy and intensity into planning trips together as MR & MRS. The elopement in Mexico was a winner all round. Combining relaxing with their intimate circle and saying “I DO” in a stunning destination with everything taken care of.


Taylor stepped out of her bridal suite looking radiant in a sleeveless, lace silhouette elopement dress with cathedral length train. The bridesmaids looked lovely in dusty rose with natural green and white bouquets. Dave and his men wore steel blue trousers, white shirts, with tan suspenders and bowties. Check out the pics with their gift of Ray-Bans. What a great gift idea the sunglasses are to remember the beach resort elopement.

Gifts and a letter or card between bride and groom are a lovely way of connecting personally just before the first look takes place. Dave received a timeless watch and Taylor received some gorgeous earrings with heartfelt letters. Taylor met Dave for some intimate first look moments before the ceremony took place on the secluded resort path between the tropical gardens. Special moments captured on film, to grace their walls forever.

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Wedding Venue: Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort, Cancun Mexico

Prolongacion Bonampak S/N Mz 1 Lote RTH4, SM3, Complejo Playa Mujeres, Zona Continental, 77400 Q.R, Mexico

How to Get Married at Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort

The Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort is a 5-star award winning, all-inclusive tropical resort. In fact, this resort has won numerous awards including the coveted internationally renowned ‘World Travel Awards’ for 2021. All information to book an elopement/wedding is on the resort’s website and an online calendar and form to fill and email is also available.


With 4 wedding package options available, the professional staff will ensure your personalized elopement arrangements are impeccable.

  1. Together Package – Bride & Groom – From $820 USD
  2. One Kiss Package – 10 people – From $1,230 USD
  3. Entice Package – 20 people – From $6,150 USD
  4. Bliss Package – 50 people – From $12,300 USD

View the packages here >


Top Features of Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort

First off, there is no doubt that the Atelier is an outstanding resort but one on its most desirable features is the natural habitat that it is situated. Cancun, Mexico’s Mesoamerican barrier reef system is the second largest coral reef in the world. The coral species and fish life are extraordinary and with warm weather most of the time, it is a beautiful destination. The Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort blends in beautifully to the natural landscape of the blue Caribbean Sea and the lush green golf course. It is architecturally designed contemporary Mexico. There are 431 suites all luxuriously designed with world class amenities. The innovative furniture, marble bathrooms and presence of natural wood marry together seamlessly to provide beauty, practicality, and luxury in a relaxed, secure, and comforting way.


There are 3 completely different and unique wedding venue space options available to celebrate your elopement. Each option is a very popular choice with bridal couples. Checkout the outdoor terrace ceremony and beautiful evening lawn reception for Taylor and Dave’s intimate elopement! They will customize your special celebration.

  • Beach – semi-private space, total beach setup for up to 180 guests and available from 3PM
  • Terrace – semi-private location, restaurant setup with amazing ocean views for up to 90 people from 12PM
  • Meeting Rooms – private location for up to 80 people starting at 12PM


In conclusion, I am 100 percent in when it comes to travelling to destinations to photograph couples on their most important life commitment. It’s an honor to be part of people’s love story and my desire is to know you and call you friend. So let’s get chatting and see if I can help you to achieve your desired elopement/wedding vibe through photography/videography.


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Wedding venue: Atelier Playa Mujeres Resort


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