Wedded bliss in the Maldives
Whether it’s a wedding ceremony at sunset or on a private sandbank, Sun Hotels & Resorts offer an unparalleled romantic island experience that will ensure the big day is both stress free and unforgettable.
From the traditional drummers escorting the bride down the sandy aisle and a tree planting ceremony to commemorate the wedding to a romantic dhoni sail afterwards and optional Maldivian traditional dress, Sun Hotels & Resorts can offer a number of personal touches which will make the occasion truly remarkable.
The wedding packages also include the full attention of a co-ordinator, the Gazee (master of ceremonies) and wedding certificate as well as a tropically decorated wedding parasol at chosen venue, cake, celebratory champagne, romantic candlelit dinner, photography and photo CD, in-villa breakfast the following morning and even a couples massage. The only decision to make is which resort to choose?
Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort (South Nilandhe Atoll) - The first glimpses of Vilu Reef taken from the seaplane shows off an island surrounded by lush vegetation, swaying coconut palms and pristine white sandy beaches. This authentic Maldivian resort offers a Sunset Wedding package which takes place under a traditional Maldivian wedding parasol. The bride-to-be will take part in a local Maldivian custom and get carried to and from the venue on a cradle escorted by a Boduberu troop
Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort (South Malé Atoll) - A beautiful island retreat with stunning beaches, abundant sandbanks and a spa, it’s a haven for those searching for privacy and passion. Olhuveli offers a Sunset Wedding under the resort’s decorated wedding parasol or for the ultimate tropical island ceremony, there’s a Private Sandbank Wedding option where the couple will be transported to a deserted island to take their vows
Sun Hotels & Resorts also offer the perfect setting to say ‘I do’ all over again with a Renewal of Vows package which allows couples to reaffirm commitment for each other on the sandy shore of the Maldives in a ceremony to preserve their love, romance and passion for a lifetime!
Tropical Sky (tropicalsky.co.uk) is offering seven nights at Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort in the Maldives inclusive of the wedding package from £3,698 per couple. Valid for selected dates in September 2010, the price includes accommodation on a half-board basis, return flights from London Gatwick, transfers and taxes.
Tropical Sky (tropicalsky.co.uk) is offering seven nights at Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort in the Maldives inclusive of the wedding package from £3,874 per couple. Valid for selected dates in September 2010, the price includes accommodation on a half-board basis, return flights from London Gatwick, transfers and taxes.
* Resort weddings in the Maldives are purely ceremonial and not legally recognised