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Graceandthomas:

 

I am a June 2012 bride as well!  I contacted a travel agent right away to help narrow down locations and to make sure Jamaica was the place we really wanted.  Well after talking with her for a bit my fiancee and I decided on the Iberostar Rose Hall Suites.  My travel agent through beach bum vacations suggested we contact the resort now to request our date.  She said that since they only do one wedding a day it is good to get your date early.  We also had our heart set on June 15, 2012 so if you have a specific date and are sure Iberostar Rose Hall Suites is what you want then I say go ahead and contact them.  They confirmed my wedding date in about a week.  If you are more flexible about a date you could wait but if you know why not do it now :)

 


 

Originally Posted by graceandthomas View Post

Hi girls!!  I'm brand new this website and to planning as I just got engaged on December 14th!  My FI and I are planning a DW and after my somewhat obsessive (okay, very obsessive) searching I think Iberostar Rose Hall Suites is at the top of our list.  I have a few questions and any input you all can give would be great!  First of all, how far in advance did you begin contact with the planner?  I'm looking at a June 2012 date so I realize I'm probably a little premature in my efforts but I really have no idea of DW time lines.  Did any of you go visit the resort before booking your wedding?  I'm VERY nervous about booking sight unseen.  If you did, is it worth doing?  Also, I've read that some resorts offer some sort of reimbursement if you visit and tour the resort for your wedding and choose to book there.  Anyone know if that is the case with Iberostar?  I'm sure I will have many more questions for you ladies but I won't overload you tonight! 

 

Thanks in advance for any info you can provide and I'm so excited to get planning!

 

Grace



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Yay I am so happy to finally see 2012 brides on here!! I agree with burnison09 if you know your date book it ASAP because of the resort's policy of one wedding per day you don't want to risk loosing the date you want:) I look forward to sharing ideas and planning together!!:)

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I'm getting married 12-3-11 at the Grand...they offered us great group rates and incentives for booking certain # of rooms. My friend that's getting married in Cancun refered them to me, I highly suggest you all hit them up for rates. Let me know if you would like my TA's e-mail address.
 

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Graceandthomas:

 

I am a June 2012 bride as well!  I contacted a travel agent right away to help narrow down locations and to make sure Jamaica was the place we really wanted.  Well after talking with her for a bit my fiancee and I decided on the Iberostar Rose Hall Suites. We also had our heart set on June 15, 2012 so if you have a specific date and are sure Iberostar Rose Hall Suites is what you want then I say go ahead and contact them.  They confirmed my wedding date in about a week.  If you are more flexible about a date you could wait but if you know why not do it now :)

 


 

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Originally Posted by graceandthomas View Post

Hi girls!!  I'm brand new this website and to planning as I just got engaged on December 14th!  My FI and I are planning a DW and after my somewhat obsessive (okay, very obsessive) searching I think Iberostar Rose Hall Suites is at the top of our list.  I have a few questions and any input you all can give would be great!  First of all, how far in advance did you begin contact with the planner?  I'm looking at a June 2012 date so I realize I'm probably a little premature in my efforts but I really have no idea of DW time lines.  Did any of you go visit the resort before booking your wedding?  I'm VERY nervous about booking sight unseen.  If you did, is it worth doing?  Also, I've read that some resorts offer some sort of reimbursement if you visit and tour the resort for your wedding and choose to book there.  Anyone know if that is the case with Iberostar?  I'm sure I will have many more questions for you ladies but I won't overload you tonight! 

 

Thanks in advance for any info you can provide and I'm so excited to get planning!

 

Grace


 

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The glasses are glass flutes, standard champagne glasses, picture below.

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This is a random question - Does anyone know if they provide GLASS champagne glasses for the toast after the ceremony, or plastic ones? I sure hope it's glass.  We're planning to do the ceremony on the terrace, if that makes a difference.



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delgadot:

 

I'm glad to see another 2012 bride too! And our dates are pretty close.... about a month apart! How exciting!  Have you planned much else or just picked IRHS?

 

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Yay I am so happy to finally see 2012 brides on here!! I agree with burnison09 if you know your date book it ASAP because of the resort's policy of one wedding per day you don't want to risk loosing the date you want:) I look forward to sharing ideas and planning together!!:)



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Caprice35- You have the day I wanted!! That was my original wedding date at Grand Palladium. Do you know yet what location you're going to get married at?

 

Chan_porty and Caprice35- It's going to be fun planning our weddings together! What have you guys done so far? My mom is working on the passport invitations now and I have my dress...that's pretty much it!! See ya both in JA!!

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I sent out my invitations in October and we're now 35ppl booked :) I got my dress and bridesmaid dresses. The groomsmen's outfits and groom's suit will be ordered this week. We got our bands last week :) We had a NYE stag and doe and it went great!!!! Our photographer is booked so we just need to get some of the wedding details sorted out and we should be good to go. I can't wait!!! 

 

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Hey Beetee33, I am having about 16-18 people so we are getting married at the Gazebo. I really wanted to go to the Steakhouse for our reception but, I hear there isn't AC and May will be pretty hot. I hear the Nicole will finalize our wedding a few months before the date. So, I am hoping to hear from her by Feb/March. I am very excited and looking forward to finalize:) I am going to send my invites out in 2 weeks and I am going to complete my wedding registry with fiance by next week. Have you registered yet? What' location are you selecting to get married in? 
 

Originally Posted by beetee33 View Post

Caprice35- You have the day I wanted!! That was my original wedding date at Grand Palladium. Do you know yet what location you're going to get married at?

 

Chan_porty and Caprice35- It's going to be fun planning our weddings together! What have you guys done so far? My mom is working on the passport invitations now and I have my dress...that's pretty much it!! See ya both in JA!!



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