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Does anyone know how much the guest pass cost for Gran Bahia Principe resort?  I have been given one quote of $80 but another bride told me she was quoted $150 so I wanted to be sure because I have 2 guest that are not staying at the resort.

 

Also, did anyone have to pay guest pass for DJ, photograpphers,etc?  I asked Chandlyn and all she said was let her know who for security but never answered my question about the cost of it or even if there was one.

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thanks. I really like both of them. the wedding band is a US jewellers called Gordon's. their stuff is really nice and very reasonably priced. my FI's ring is either Tungsten or Titanium - he hasn't finalized his decision yet, but Gordon's has a pretty good selection of both.

 

Originally Posted by JayKay View Post


Your wedding dress is beautiful!! And I love your wedding band.  I to have a solitaire and wish I could have found something like this.  I instead just went with one diamond band for now and hope to get another one later on down the road. 
 



 



 

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my understanding is the guest pass is $75 per and yes, if your photographer is not the resort one, then you need to pay. I guess if you're using a DJ that isn't from the resort either then you would need a pass for them. Chandlyn told me that if they aren't using any hotel facilities like restaurants, you don't pay, but if you want your guests to eat with you, then I guess you need to pay for them.

 

Originally Posted by Tekeya Thompson View Post

Does anyone know how much the guest pass cost for Gran Bahia Principe resort?  I have been given one quote of $80 but another bride told me she was quoted $150 so I wanted to be sure because I have 2 guest that are not staying at the resort.

 

Also, did anyone have to pay guest pass for DJ, photograpphers,etc?  I asked Chandlyn and all she said was let her know who for security but never answered my question about the cost of it or even if there was one.



 

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I Just Booked Stacey Clarke of Stacey Clarke Photography. She's an amazing individual and a very sweet woman.. you can look her up on Facebook or www.staceyclarkephotography.com

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Thank you much ACW271011...As soon as I checked this, I finally got a response from Chandlyn.  Basically saying the same as you.  if they are there for a quick min (like the florists) then I don't need a pass...but I do need one for the photographer, etc because they are there long term.

 

Thanks!

 

Originally Posted by acw271011 View Post

my understanding is the guest pass is $75 per and yes, if your photographer is not the resort one, then you need to pay. I guess if you're using a DJ that isn't from the resort either then you would need a pass for them. Chandlyn told me that if they aren't using any hotel facilities like restaurants, you don't pay, but if you want your guests to eat with you, then I guess you need to pay for them.

 



 



 

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I'm really surprised to hear this, because when I asked Chandlyn in March she advised that there are no vendor fees or guest passes required!  This must have been a more recent change!  I hate that you have to stay so on top of them!!!
 

Originally Posted by Tekeya Thompson View Post

Thank you much ACW271011...As soon as I checked this, I finally got a response from Chandlyn.  Basically saying the same as you.  if they are there for a quick min (like the florists) then I don't need a pass...but I do need one for the photographer, etc because they are there long term.

 

Thanks!

 



 



 

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 ACW Love your dress and ring great choice!!!!

 

I am so excited I am going dress shopping this week-end and I also am going to get the MOH dress and bridesmaid. Hopefully my om will get something too. I have beenwaiting all week and it seems it's taking Saturday forever to get here LOL

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That's awesome! I am looking into photographers now just trying to find someone who is within our budget! Are you going with his classic package? Aand are you going to do TTD session?
 

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I just booked Merrick Cousley for our photographer! Yay..one less thing checked off my list! Only 300 days to go....Whoo hoooo!!



 

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