updated 07/13/2010 AT 11:00 PM ET
•originally published 07/13/2010 AT 11:20 PM ET
Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem have always kept their romance under the radar – and their intimate wedding was equally low-profile.
Cruz, 36, and Javier Bardem, 41, exchanged vows in front of family members during a small, private ceremony held at a friend s home in the Bahamas earlier this month, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.
The bride wore a gown designed by designer John Galliano, a longtime friend of the actress.