Weddings in Hawaii

How & where to get married

If you are planning to get married in Hawaii you have already made an excellent decision. Hawaii really is stunningly beautiful and a marriage in Hawaii is an amazing way for you two to start your married life together.

With all year round warm sunny weather and plenty of fabulous options you can easily combine your wedding day with a dream honeymoon...


Top reasons to get married in Hawaii

Why choose Hawaii for your wedding?

  • Ideal holiday wedding
    Fantastic weather & hotel resorts combine to make a great location for a get away wedding.
  • Ceremonies
    Get married on a beautiful beach, a cliff top, a great hotel...
  • Simple
    Legally it is very easy to get married in Hawaii
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Whether you dream of a wedding on the beach, or a cliff top with a view of paradise - Hawaii is a sensational place to make your dream wedding a reality.

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The Hawaiian Islands feel like a world away, combining dramatic feats of nature with volcanoes, canyons, and waterfalls plus centuries old island traditions. The good news is - a wedding in Hawaii is not as complicated as it sounds.

There are many possibilities for your wedding in Hawaii. You need to choose your island, whether it be Moloka'i, O'ahu, The Big Island, Maui or Lana'i & the resort you want to stay. Many resorts offer weddings or a wedding consultant to help arrange your wedding day. The options really are endless.

To arrange your Hawaii wedding can be relatively simple. You can now get married in Hawaii in one day!

As long as you are legal to marry and have the correct documents, there will be no problems. Often it is wise to use a professional wedding company to arrange a wedding in Hawaii but you can save money & arrange your wedding yourself.

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It is very easy to get married in Hawaii, there is no required waiting period or minimum length of stay.


US citizens will have little problem with the legal requirements, plus Hawaii authorities have plenty of experience with the legal side for citizens from Canada, UK, Ireland, Europe, Australia, New Zealand & many other countries.

You will have to arrange some paperwork before the wedding in Hawaii at home. Basically formal proof that you are single is required.

The exact paperwork you need varies depending which place or country each partner is from.

If you are from the UK or Europe you should go to your local registration office / interior ministry and inform them of your intentions. You will need a signed affidavit swearing that you are single. This can be obtained easily in your home country or Hawaii from any Town Hall before the wedding.

Divorcees should also provide proof that they are not still married. If you are a widow/widower proof is also required before a wedding in Hawaii.

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  • Our sunset wedding on the beach in Maui was so romantic. The flowers were amazing. Everyone loved it. Still today my friends don't stop talking about it! Wow!