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I am leaving this Saturday for the GRP and I can't wait!!! But I am getting a little bit concerned becasue I am reading mixed reviews about the Platinum Suites on the Riviera side... where we are supposed to stay! Does anyone know if the Platinum suites on the Riviera Side are open after the explosion? Thanks!

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Originally Posted by ssiracusa View Post

 

I am leaving this Saturday for the GRP and I can't wait!!! But I am getting a little bit concerned becasue I am reading mixed reviews about the Platinum Suites on the Riviera side... where we are supposed to stay! Does anyone know if the Platinum suites on the Riviera Side are open after the explosion? Thanks!

 

Don't worry.  They will most likely upgrade you to whatever you want.  Keep an open mind!  Once the guest arrive, you will be in the room for a few hours to sleep.  They upgraded us to the villas...excellent for wedding shots!

http://all-about-photography.com/my-website/brooke-korey/preparation/index.html

 

I had the same worries..but don't, everyone there is awesome.  Tell them you are getting married...95% of the people there will bend over backwards.  And to whoever said something about having room items ripped off---never a problem.  In fact I left My phone on the bed by the villas for hours....forgot...and then returned 4 hours later in the dark to find the pool bed made with my phone on top.  Relax and have fun---many things to do!  We toook a party of 40 to CongoBongo and they rented the whole 3rd floor for us---awesome a must when your guest arrive!  Have fun!~

 

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  am new to this site and am looking for any information and pictures that any brides have about GSP. I am interested in doing either a beach reception, a gala receptions or the private reception in the Thai beach house. Any tips that anyone can give me would be greatly appreciated since Im just getting started.

 

 

Please take a look at our pictures!  After seeing all available to have a reception.  We witnessed a few there.  Please only have you reception at Thai Beach....Awesome.  Awesome buffet, open bar...beach...excellent!  Our wedding was August 28.  Ask any question, as I did!

 

http://all-about-photography.com/my-website/brooke-korey/preparation/index.htm

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I can't seem to get your website to work?  I would love to see your pictures!  I am getting married April 8th and we are having our reception at the Thai beach.  Did you use a DJ or just do your own music?  And were you able to use music while you walked down the isle? Any other helpful advice would be great!!

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Try this Link

 

http://all-about-photography.com/my-website/brooke-korey/preparation/

 

We used our own music/ipod for both.  We just made catagories for each event ie...wedding,dinner/reception, special dance, reception dance.  It worked perfect.  Sandra had everything set up.  All you need is the sound system ( and Sandra had it all set up.).  I think the reception was so much better without a DJ because we had a person just contol it during the dances, and then just let is select random from our Dance list.  The Thai beach is the best place.  Can't put it into words, but the best reception ever!  One cool thing we did, was schedule our arrival ahead of everyone, had alone time....and then, as people arrived, we schedule a different dinner at all the restaurants with the new arrival people for that day.  Worked out great, and we got to spend a lot of time with small groups of family and friends.  Best thing is, no matter what, Sandra has a back up plan, so you are covered!  I can send the pics to your email if you wish.  Also, there is a Group facebook page that you can get a lot of info from as well.  We used Peter from "All about Photography".  He was awesome....plus you get all digital photos!  We were not interested in prints...that what the print shops are for in the US.  Just look at the pics, see for yourself.  Ask any questions, we are GSP experts   ;)

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How much was the Thai Beach Restauran per person and what did it include? What food did you choose there? Was it private? Do you have any pictures of the Thai Beach? I am getting married May 12 and am trying to figure out if we want to have our dinner/reception at the beach or at this restaurant. We have approximately 20 people coming so i'm not sure if there is a need for a DJ. We were just thinking about bringing an Ipod with a docking station/speakers also. Did you make any annocements like "this is the first dance" "father daughter or dance" or did you just do it and have people figure out quick what it was.... Did they set up the tables the way you wanted them? How long did you get to stay there? I keep trying to get in contact with Mara, WC and am getting no response. Starting to get a very annoying. Well...any input would be great! Thanks soooo much!  

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Could you pls send me some of your info/pics as well. Ive tried emailing them but i havent heard back from any WC and its been 3 weeks. My wedding is not happening till April 2012 so maybe that why..but i still would love to have some more info just so i have an idea. Thanks!

My email is: danisha229@hotmail.com

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