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#11 Daryhl

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    Posted 10 May 2011 - 11:18 AM

    Did anyone get their hair done at the Gran Caribe spa? I am a little nervous to get my hair done there. Also, those were gorgeous pics! Was that the resort's photographers? Has anyone used the resort's photographers?

    #12 ckbrock

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      Posted 04 August 2011 - 10:48 AM

      Try  funjet.com

      #13 bebop

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        Posted 07 August 2011 - 10:18 PM

        Darhyl - I am also interested in learning more about the spa amenities and getting hair/makeup done with the resort as I am booked for Nov 18, 2011.  


        Del Sol is not the resort photographers.  

        #14 mysecreteden

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          Posted 08 August 2011 - 10:00 AM


          Originally Posted by nadennec 

          Im getting married in the chapel In November 2011. I have all the normal concerns of planning from so far away. But main concerns is that my guests get the best rates possible. Does anyone know whats th ebest way for the guests to book their flight and hotel? Should they book it on their own through websites like expedia, or should i find a travel agent to coordinate this? I have spoken to 2 different ones already and they seem to be given alot of different option on pricing, but wheni checked it out on expedia, the package price was lower there that what I have been told. Any thoughts??

          I booked a my guest a Wesjet Vacation through their groups department, and the price was really great. The catch was that u had to have the exact number of guest when requesting a group quote. So I would probably get a head count first and then talk to them to inquire a group quote. You should see at least $100 or $200 dollars off the online rates.

          #15 CindyG

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            Posted 23 August 2011 - 01:29 PM

            Hello ladies Im wanting to book my wedding at the real catholic chapel. But I hear its not legal I hear you can combine it with a civil legal wedding as well. Anyone do that? I really want to have my wedding there, anyone have tips or have been there done that kinda thing?

            #16 Emily11386

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              Posted 23 August 2011 - 09:41 PM

              In June my fiance and I went to the Gran Caribe/The Royal for a site visit and we are so happy with everything!  The chapel is absolutely gorgeous!  We did a food tasting and were also impressed.  We did see some of the work of their photographers while we were there which we weren't all that impressed with. 

              I inquired about adding a civil ceremony to the catholic cermony and was told that we could do it, and that it would be additinal 30 mins to the 1 hr catholic ceremony.  We feel like that's too long to ask our guests to sit in the heat.  We plan on legally getting married before we go to Mexico.

              May 10, 2013 at The Gran Caribe Real/ Royal Cancun
              33 adults (including bride & groom) and 3 kids booked!

              #17 nadennec

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                Posted 24 August 2011 - 10:40 AM

                I looked into adding it on as well, but decided against it because would have to make it legal in home county anyway. Didn't want to spend the extra money on a civil ceremony in Mexico that wasn't going to be recognized in Texas.

                Nadenne C

                #18 bebop

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                  Posted 08 September 2011 - 09:10 AM

                  We are also not adding the legal ceremony and just getting married in the states beforehand.  


                  Emily - what food choices did you taste?  Very interested in knowing what you're choosing for your menu!

                  #19 Emily11386

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                    Posted 05 January 2012 - 11:32 AM

                    We are also not adding the legal ceremony and just getting married in the states beforehand.  


                    Emily - what food choices did you taste?  Very interested in knowing what you're choosing for your menu!

                    We tried the vegetable salad With mint cream, Three lettuces salad, and Tomato salad with grilled zucchini. For the main course we tried Linguine with dried Tomato Sauce, Shrimp with jumbalaya rice, and beef tornedo. And for dessert we tried The Paris chocolate shell and seasonal fresh fruit. We chose the vegetable salad with mint cream, a choice of the shrimp or beef, and the Paris chocolate shell which was really good! I was impressed with all the food. Let me know if you have any more questions.
                    May 10, 2013 at The Gran Caribe Real/ Royal Cancun
                    33 adults (including bride & groom) and 3 kids booked!

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