Start planning your special event today!

Start planning your special event today!

The creation of Vallarta Botanical Garden has provided an unprecedented opportunity for nature lovers to share in the wonder of the vast diversity of Mexico’s plant species. We have assembled botanical collections in a lush, romantic refuge just 30 minutes outside of Puerto Vallarta.

With viewing trails that will delight your guests and inspire fond memories for years to come, the Vallarta Botanical Garden is truly a unique venue for your special day. Relax and focus on enjoying this magical occasion, you can count on an experienced special events coordinator and gracious multilingual staff to assist with every detail. From floral arrangements and menu planning to photographers and musicians, we’ll make sure it’s all a reflection of your distinct personal style.

Photos: Ave Sol
Wedding: Laurel Tomlin & Rassan Grant 

Packages
Choose your ceremony & reception packages here 
Menu Offerings
Offering traditional Latin, European & International buffet
Questions?
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Ceremony Packages

Our Lady of the Garden

This romantic and elegant chapel is the perfect setting for an intimate ceremony, and it is quickly becoming one of Puerto Vallarta’s most popular destination special event venues. Inspired by the San Juan Capistrano Mission, the chapel’s refined yet simple interfaith design makes it a welcoming sanctuary for men and women of all backgrounds and beliefs. Our Lady of the Garden features a traditional bell tower and comfortable seating for guests inside, with additional seated outside.

Package Details 

  • Exclusive use of the chapel for 2 hours
  • Private rooms for wedding party preparation
  • Ceremony in Our Lady of the Garden Chapel
  • Access to chapel for 1 hour prior to ceremony
  • Stunning bouquet of fresh seasonal flowers
  • Seating for 60 guests inside, with an additional 40 outside
  • Use of a professional speaker and microphone
  • Includes Botanical Garden entrance fees
Courtyard Hacienda de Oro

The Hacienda de Oro is a festive and magical location for your special occasion. The architecture and landscaping take you back to Mexico’s colonial days, with a traditional cobblestone courtyard and cascades of fuchsia and white flushed bougainvillea overflowing for the balcony above. Tropical plants surround a romantic koi pond dotted with water lilies, gently shadowed by a large cypress tree.

 
 

Package Details

  • Exclusive use of the courtyard for 1 hour
  • Private room for wedding party preparation
  • Ceremony in the Hacienda Courtyard
  • Access to courtyard for 1 hour prior to ceremony
  • Stunning bouquet of fresh seasonal flowers
  • Seating for 50 seated guests or 100 standing
  • Use of professional speakers and microphone
  • Includes Botanical Garden entrance fees  

Vallarta Botanical Garden Reception

Hall of Flowers Ballroom

The Hall of flowers is a lavish open-air style banquet hall nestled between the Botanical Garden and lush green mountains, with the graceful Los Horcones River flowing below. Sit back and enjoy the beauty as our expert catering team treats you and your loved ones to an artfully prepared gourmet cuisine. Tables are set with traditional Mexican serape tablecloths and decorated with seasonal flowers from our garden. Seating for 150 + guests is available in our Hall of Flowers. Exclusive use for up to 5 hours.

Vallarta Botanical Menu Offerings

  • Latin Buffet

    Beef and Chicken Fajitas, Tamales, Quesadillas, Refried Beans, Rice, Guacamole, Assorted Salsas, Tortillas, Tortilla Chips and Chocolate Flan.

  • European Buffet

    Brick Oven Wood-Fired Pizza, Vegetarian Lasagna, Fettuccini Alfredo, Bruschetta, Salad Bar, Assorted Imported Cheeses, Bread and Tiramisu.

  • International Buffet

    Garlic-Broiled Fresh Fish Fillet, Beef Medallions with Cabernet and Mushroom Cream Sauce, Mashed Potatoes, Rice, Salad and Chocolate Mousse.

*All these packages are for 2 hour buffet limit, 20% gratuity will be included in final contract proposal, plus 16% tax.

Vallarta Botanical Garden Beverage Offerings

  • Domestic

    Beer: Corona, Pacifico
    Soft Drinks, Lemonade, Juices, Bottled Water, Tea, Coffee

  • International Platinum

    Beer: Corona, Pacifico, Negra Modelo, Modelo Especial, Stella, Minerva
    Tequila: Don Julio Blanco, Don Julio Añejo, Don Julio 70, Patron Reposado, Patron Añejo
    Mezcal: EI Alacrán, Bruxo No3, Unión EI Viejo
    Vodka: Absolut Mango, Absolut Mandarin, Beldevere, Grey Goose, Ketel One
    Rum: Bacardi Blanco, Matusalem Gran Reserva, Havana Club
    Gin: Beefeater, Tanqueray No 10, Bombay Sapphire
    Whiskey: Glenfiddich 15, Glenlivet 15, Buchanan’s Master
    Liquor: Grand Marnier, Licor 43, Frañgelico, Café Kahlúa
    Wine (White): Chardonnay Ghost Pines & Chardonnay Montes Alpha
    Wine (Red): Cabernet & Sauvignon Montes Alpha
    Soft Drinks, Lemonade, Juices, Bottled Water, Tea, Coffee.

  • International Buffet

    Garlic-Broiled Fresh Fish Fillet, Beef Medallions with Cabernet and Mushroom Cream Sauce, Mashed Potatoes, Rice, Salad and Chocolate Mousse.

*All these packages are for 2 hour buffet limit, 20% gratuity will be included in final contract proposal, plus 16% tax.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions One luxury motor coach will be included in your wedding package; each motor coach can carry 40 people. Any other additional transportation can be arranged at an extra cost.
Frequently Asked Questions One luxury motor coach will be included in your wedding package; each motor coach can carry 40 people. Any other additional transportation can be arranged at an extra cost.

The Garden remains open to the public during normal business hours, but the rented spaces will be closed to the public. If you wish to rent the entire Garden during business hours there is a flat fee, please let us know if you are interested. Restaurant service and reception areas are at extra cost.

Yes, please inquire about adding a cocktail hour with appetizers to your package.
Yes, the chapel can be rented separately for 2 hour blocks of time.

It is suggested that you book a minimum of 6 months in advance, but we can occasionally host last-minute events. Contact Garden for booking, and we will do all we can accommodate your party!

  • Piñatas
  • Firework Displays
  • Bonfires
  • Coconut Welcome Table
  • Signature Drink
  • Churro Station
  • Mariachi Band
  • Traditional Dancers

We offer several different dining options including buffet, family style and sit-down dinner.

 

We offer several dining options including buffet, family style and sit-down dinner.

 

An officiant is not included in your wedding package, but we can help put you in-contact with a local officiant.

 

We do not allow outside caterers to use our kitchen facilities.

 

Events generally span a 6-hour time frame, we ask that you even ends before 10 pm. Additional time can be added to your contract at an hourly rate.

 

The Garden charges a $30 USD corkage fee per bottle of wine.

To confirm your request, we do ask for a 20% nonrefundable deposit. 

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