Sophisticated Seaside Soiree Wedding: 30-40 guests

We understand how important it is to know in advance how much your dream Costa Rican destination wedding will cost. Every destination wedding is unique. It reflects the essence of the couple in every choice they make along the planning process. There are so many variables to take into account: venue selection, number of guests, decor items, catering and bar, entertainment and more, that sometimes coming up with a figure for a future wedding can be very challenging. In order to help you get an idea of the cost of getting married in Costa Rica, you can view some of our previous weddings and an estimate of how much these cost.

This wedding took place at a luxury resort in northern Guanacaste. After the ceremony, all the wedding party enjoyed of a nice cocktail hour with premium open bar and passed hors d ́oeuvres:  spiced sea bass ceviche, rice noodle baby shrimp and cilantro salad, grilled chicken and mango and shrimp with dill. For reception they had chicken with mushroom baguette, smoked ham and herb cream cheese, mini beef tarts and fried calamari with yogurt dip. They had live music by a band for ceremony and cocktail hour and a DJ to play for the rest of the night. The night ended on a high note with a great 15 fireworks show.

  • Wedding size: 30-40
  • Location: Guanacaste
  • Theme: Sophisticated seaside soiree with playful garden accents
  • Catering: $2,300
  • Bar: $1,300
  • Photography: $4750 (8 hours)
  • Wedding cake: $220
  • Rental Cost: $3,500
  • Floral Cost: $3,400
  • DJ: $1,100
  • Live band: $600
  • Fireworks: $900

Total Wedding Cost:                            $18,000


*Please note that prices may have changed and can vary based on location. Please inquire for updated pricing and information.