Destination Wedding Romance Books

Planning your next beach read or dreaming about a romantic getaway? We’ve got you covered with a list of destination wedding romance books that will sweep you off your feet and transport you to exotic locales. Whether it’s the beaches of Hawaii, the wilds of the Serengeti or sailing through the Greek isles, these stories are packed with love, laughter, and all the drama you can expect from a wedding.

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Destination Wedding Romance Books

The Worst Wedding Date by Pippa Grant

The Worst Wedding Date by Pippa Grant

Set in Hawaii, The Worst Wedding Date by Pippa Grant features a charmingly infuriating bad boy, Theo Monroe, and his sister’s bridesmaid tasked with keeping him in line. Theo’s tattoos, mischievous ways, and unexpected soft side (hello, hidden kittens and fresh-baked cookies!) make for a captivating and hilarious read. Our heroine’s mission to babysit her best friend’s brother quickly turns into a whirlwind of suppressed attraction and unexpected secrets. This enemies-to-lovers story is packed with humor, heart, and enough tropical vibes to transport you straight to paradise.

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Ex Games by Stella Rhys

Ex Games by Stella Rhys

Ever thought about getting revenge by hooking up with your ex’s older brother? That’s exactly what happens in Ex Games by Stella Rhys. When our main character finds herself heartbroken and broke, Mason Leo, her ex’s infuriatingly hot brother, steps in with a wild plan. They head to St. Lucia, where their exes are getting married, and Mason pays off her debts in exchange for playing his date. It’s all for show, but the line between pretend and real gets blurry fast. With every night in paradise, drinks flow, drama unfolds, and the temptation grows. This is a spicy, fun read that’s perfect for anyone who loves a bit of revenge served with a side of romance.

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The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

Imagine being stuck on a free honeymoon in Maui with your sworn enemy. That’s the wild twist in The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren. Olive Torres, who’s always felt like the unlucky twin, finds herself unexpectedly paired with Ethan Thomas, the best man and her nemesis, after the entire wedding party gets food poisoning. With a luxurious trip up for grabs, Olive and Ethan reluctantly agree to call a truce and take the honeymoon together. Pretending to be newlyweds, they navigate ten days in paradise, and Olive starts to wonder if this pretend romance could turn into something real. This hilarious and heartwarming tale is a perfect twist on a destination wedding romance.

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Something Borrowed by Eve Dangerfield

Something Borrowed by Eve Dangerfield

Something Borrowed by Eve Dangerfield takes enemies-to-lovers to the next level, set against the beautiful backdrop of a Bali destination wedding. Elle Sahlstrom and Jackson Proveaux have always been at odds. She’s convinced he’s nothing but trouble, while he’s hoping this trip will prove he’s changed. Stuck on a plane together and forced to play nice for their friends’ big day, sparks fly and tensions rise. Jackson is determined to show Elle he’s more than just a reformed playboy, but Elle just wants to enjoy the free wine and forget her complicated feelings.

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How to Say I Do by Tal Bauer

How to Say I Do by Tal Bauer

How to Say I Do by Tal Bauer throws Manhattan glitz and Texas grit together in sunny Cancun. Noël, a PR pro from the city, ends up solo on his honeymoon after his wedding falls apart. Enter Wyatt, a down-to-earth Texas rancher. Their worlds couldn’t be more different, but they agree to play pretend husbands for a week. Noël hides behind his glamorous facade, while Wyatt is genuine and kind. As they navigate the tropical waves and cocktails, they start to see past their differences. This fun, heartfelt story is perfect for fans of opposites-attract romance with a beachy twist.

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Only for a Week by Natasha Bishop

Only for the Week by Natasha Bishop

Only for the Week by Natasha Bishop brings all the drama and romance to a wedding in Tulum. Janelle Cross is the maid of honor at her sister’s wedding, but she’s also the ex-girlfriend of the groom. As if that’s not enough, she’s secretly hooking up with the best man, Rome Martin. What starts as a week-long fling quickly turns into something more as they share kisses, adventures, and stolen moments in paradise. Janelle wonders if what happens in Tulum really stays in Tulum.

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Jana Goes Wild by Farah Heron

Jana Goes Wild by Farah Heron

Jana Goes Wild by Farah Heron is a delightful rom-com set in the stunning Serengeti National Park. Jana Suleiman is a bridesmaid at a destination wedding, trying to shed her too-perfect image. With her five-year-old daughter, her mom, friends, potential new boss, and her gorgeous ex, Anil Malek, all in attendance, it’s a recipe for drama. Jana’s determined to show Anil she’s over him, despite him being a great dad. With the help of her bridesmaids, she tackles a wild list of fun challenges to get through the week. But as she lets her guard down, her attraction to Anil resurfaces, and Jana has to navigate the tricky path of possibly falling for her ex again.

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Moti on the Water by Leylah Attar

Moti on the Water by Leylah Attar

Moti on the Water by Leylah Attar is a hilarious and heartwarming destination wedding adventure set on the beautiful Aegean coast. Moti Ferreira, who’s been jinxed from birth, finds herself in a whirlwind of family antics and unexpected romance. Tasked with seducing Nikos Manolas, the best man at her cousin’s wedding, Moti must also overcome her fear of water and survive two weeks on a yacht with her quirky family. Enter Alexandros Veronis, the charming onboard chef who witnesses all of Moti’s mishaps. As Alex’s culinary magic weaves its spell, Moti starts falling for him instead. Secrets unravel, tensions rise, and Moti’s truth comes out, making this journey more than just a trip to the Greek Isles. It’s a delightful rom-com that shows sometimes, screwing up leads to the best things in life.

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Captain by Lauren Rowe

Captain by Lauren Rowe

Captain by Lauren Rowe throws you right into a spicy, hilarious destination wedding set in Hawaii. Our protagonist meets a dreamboat in a bar who turns out to be a total jerk. Fast forward three months, and she discovers her boss is marrying this jerk’s sister. Now, she’s stuck pretending everything’s fine while secretly hating his guts. But here’s the twist: despite her hatred, she can’t deny the electric chemistry between them. This week-long wedding in paradise becomes a battleground of witty banter, unresolved tension, and unexpected feelings. If you love laugh-out-loud romantic comedies with a steamy edge, this one’s for you.

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The Paid Bridesmaid by Sariah Wilson

The Paid Bridesmaid by Sariah Wilson

The Paid Bridesmaid by Sariah Wilson brings a fun twist to the destination wedding genre with a mix of business and romance. Rachel Vinson is a professional bridesmaid for hire, taking on her next gig at a lavish destination wedding for an Instagram influencer. This job promises great business opportunities—if she can keep her distance from the irresistibly curious best man, Camden Lewis. Camden, a high-tech entrepreneur, is suspicious of Rachel, thinking she might be a corporate spy. As he keeps a close eye on her, he starts discovering things about her that he genuinely likes. As the wedding week unfolds in paradise, their constant interactions spark more than just suspicion. Rachel, always the bridesmaid, might just find herself considering a trip down the aisle.

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Destination Wedding by Diksha Basu

Destination Wedding by Diksha Basu

Destination Wedding by Diksha Basu brings all the fun and chaos of a lavish Indian wedding in Delhi. Tina Das heads to her cousin’s wedding hoping for a break from her stalled career and recent breakup. But with her entire family in attendance, including her divorced parents with new love interests, a relaxing escape isn’t in the cards. The week is filled with swanky accommodations, top-shelf alcohol, and plenty of drama. An old fling pops up, a work opportunity blurs lines, and her best friend’s penchant for trouble adds to the mix. This story is a delightful blend of family dynamics, cultural identity, and the search for where you truly belong, all wrapped up in the vibrant setting.

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Rules of Entanglement by Gina L. Maxwell

Rules of Entanglement by Gina L Maxwell

Rules of Entanglement by Gina L. Maxwell takes us to a sizzling destination wedding in Hawaii. Vanessa MacGregor, a by-the-book District Attorney, lives by seven strict rules, one of which is to never fall in love. Enter Jax Maris, the best man and her complete opposite. With a passion for surfing, MMA training, and living spontaneously, Jax is set on breaking all of Vanessa’s rules. When they end up sharing a romantic bungalow and pretending to be engaged, their fake relationship starts to feel very real. With just seven days, Jax aims to show Vanessa that sometimes breaking the rules can lead to the best adventures.

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