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Thank you so much. The song is by Laura Jansen, it was also our first dance song. The hotel does the slideshow for you for no extra cost and gives you the link to it to share with friends and family.
Is this included in your wedding package that you pay for? When is this sideshow done up for you? All this info sure helpd a person to get organized! Thank you

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Thank you so much! That really helps. How did you get in touch with Anel? I asked my wedding coordinator if I could reserve her as the photographer and I never really got an answer. Do you have any good pictures of the pool deck? If you do, could you email them to me at Rach0636@aol.com. Thank you so much again!
Yes, if anyone has good pics showing recept on pool deck I would love to see them please! Our ceremony is at the gazebo, cocktail hour at jacuzzi & recept on pool deck. Email is lkkato@platinum.ca. Thank you

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Originally Posted by rachallen18 View Post

 

Hey guys!! Haven't commented here in a while although we come constantly to read all of the great reviews and to see some of the amazing slideshows.  Congrats to all the already married couples and to the ones like us that are only a couple of weeks away.  Feels like yesterday we were not sure of our destination for the wedding and here we are leaving on the 27th of June.  So EXCITING!  We just have one question for all of those who have already been at Dreams Riviera.  How does the resort manage the all inclusive benefits?  Do all of the guests wear wrist bands that must be worn at all times? We don't know how we feel about having that in our pictures.  Also how do they know that any random person isn't joining the reception if we have it on the pool deck.  Just some questions that make us curious and were wondering if anyone knows the answer.  Basically how does the resort manage the all inclusive part of it all since i saw in website that they dont require wristbands.  We're a bit confused.  Thanks and happy planning to all!!!

 

I actually got engaged at DRC last May the resort is enclosed there are no wristbands when you go to the restaurants they ask for your name and room #.

I think for the most part random people would stick out if they just tried to join your reception especially since the pool deck turns into a private section for weddings.

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Originally Posted by Rach0636 View Post

 

 

Thank you so much! That really helps. How did you get in touch with Anel? I asked my wedding coordinator if I could reserve her as the photographer and I never really got an answer. Do you have any good pictures of the pool deck? If you do, could you email them to me at Rach0636@aol.com. Thank you so much again!

Just emailed you :) Hope the info helps!

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Originally Posted by Newbride2013 View Post

 

 

Yes, if anyone has good pics showing recept on pool deck I would love to see them please! Our ceremony is at the gazebo, cocktail hour at jacuzzi & recept on pool deck. Email is lkkato@platinum.ca. Thank you

I have several pictures of the gazebo and pool deck pinned on my wedding board on pinterest :)

http://pinterest.com/savs1027/wedding-inspiration/

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Originally Posted by mnunez2 View Post

 

 

I actually got engaged at DRC last May the resort is enclosed there are no wristbands when you go to the restaurants they ask for your name and room #.

I think for the most part random people would stick out if they just tried to join your reception especially since the pool deck turns into a private section for weddings.

That's so cool, Melissa!  We got engaged in June at two resorts down from Dreams...then went to look at Dreams for the wedding.  Crazy coincidence

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Originally Posted by LindseyM View Post

 

That's so cool, Melissa!  We got engaged in June at two resorts down from Dreams...then went to look at Dreams for the wedding.  Crazy coincidence

 

That's awesome -yeah I loved it there that's why when we picked a Destination wedding DRC was really the only option. 

While on vacation there I would watch like 2 weddings a day and I never thought it would be me :)

They were always so beautiful that's why I have managed to not overly stress through this whole process!

Our weddings will be great and now were so close- Im super excited!!!

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Originally Posted by mnunez2 View Post

 

 

I actually got engaged at DRC last May the resort is enclosed there are no wristbands when you go to the restaurants they ask for your name and room #.

I think for the most part random people would stick out if they just tried to join your reception especially since the pool deck turns into a private section for weddings.

Thanks so much for the info!!! 

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Originally Posted by Newbride2013 View Post

 

 

Is this included in your wedding package that you pay for? When is this sideshow done up for you?

All this info sure helpd a person to get organized! Thank you

 

I got the ultimate package but I think it is included in all packages. We got to see and approve the slideshow a couple of days after the wedding and we got the finished link about a week after the wedding. Anel was our photographer and she put it together. I noticed though that each photographer is different.

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