Weddings & Social Events

A wedding on the beautiful island of St. Maarten is destined to be special, but when you combine Caribbean splendor with the superior services and location of Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort & Casino, your day is certain to be perfect.

For more information, call Wedding Sales at (800) 223-0757 or email

'Marry Me for FREE' wedding package

Book ten rooms for five nights and your wedding is completely FREE! Conditions apply*

The 'Marry Me For Free' wedding package includes:


  • Suite upgrade for bride and groom
  • Welcome amenity for bride and groom
  • Special nightly turn-down service
  • Late checkout for bride and groom (upon request and based on availability)
  • Free first anniversary nights**


  • Ceremony venue (gazebo, garden or beach)
  • Dressing room for Bride day of ceremony
  • On-site wedding coordinator for 1 hour during ceremony
  • 15% off of  spa services at our Serenity Spa

Food and Beverage

  • Marry Me for Free plated dinner 
  • Open bar during event
  • Sonesta wedding cake
  • Sparkling wine toast

WEDDING RECEPTION PACKAGES. Not staying at the resort or not booked directly through our wedding sales department? You are still welcome to host your wedding ceremony and reception at our resort. View available wedding packages here. These packages are also available as upgrades for the free wedding package.

* General conditions

This wedding package is complimentary when you book accommodations directly with our resort at a contracted group rate for a minimum of 10 rooms for 5 nights. Once wedding is confirmed it cannot be canceled within 4 months of the date of the wedding without a fee.

General restrictions/exclusions

All weddings, regardless of size, must be booked a minimum of 30 days in advance of the wedding date-subject to availability and double occupancy only. Prices and packages are subject to change without notice. This package cannot be combined with other promotions or packages. 15% discount on spa treatments cannot be applied to spa packages or combined with any other spa promotions or offers.

** Conditions for the free anniversary nights

Stay 4 or more paid nights over your first anniversary date and receive 2 additional nights for free.

Restrictions/exclusions for the free anniversary nights

Booking window is year round. Guests must have the authorized anniversary night certificate from the resort of their initial stay in order to receive the free anniversary night (s) which is earned when booking a qualifying wedding (see individual packages for inclusions, restrictions, and room requirements). To be eligible for the free anniversary nights, guests must stay during their actual anniversary date and book the additional nights directly with the resort. Anniversary nights must be redeemed at same resort as the initial stay. Marriage certificate must be provided upon arrival. Blackout dates and restrictions may apply. This promotion is not combinable with any other offers.

For more information, call Wedding Sales at (800) 223-0757 or email