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I am getting married in November 2012 at GPLH just wanted to find out how if any has got around paying the vendor fees as I am trying to book my make-up artist, photographer and hairdresser who will all need to come in to the resort!!!!!!! 

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I'm going to call the hotel and see what they say.

 

Originally Posted by Michelle11 View Post

Thanks for the tip !! I'll look into that site now.
TO ALL GP BRIDES:
Has anyone else noticed, heard or seen any CONSTRUCTION happening at this resort huh.gif?? I just saw an article about GP doing a massive expansion soon.
If anyone knows anything , pleasssssee share the info here!!
http://jamaica-star.com/thestar/20120312/news/news5.html --- This was the article I saw ....
Thanks,
Michelle ~


 

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The hotel claims that they haven't heard anything about this and there won't be any construction during my wedding in December.  This guy didn't sound too confident though. 

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My fiance were just at GP in the beginning of March.  While we were there, they showed us where they were going to be building another 700+ rooms.  It will be on the Lady Hamilton side.  It is supposed to be completed by 2013

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Anyone look into planning any group excursions??

 

I really want to put together a welcome pamphlet for our guests...with some excursion info and activities and interesting facs about Jamaica.

 Not doing OOT bags though ... i've talked to a lot of people who've attended DW's and they said its a nice gesture but a complete waste of money.. and they didnt use half the stuff because they either brought it themselves or didnt need it. I like the idea of a gift though so i dont know... we might do a small/cheaper excursion instead as a way to thank everyone.

I wish i could ahve found a good deal on those mini Bubba mugs... but then thats a lot to pack. So i'm not sure yet what im going to do... not really having much luck finding a good excursion company that deals specifically with grand palladium. Most say "from montego bay" or "negril" but we're kind of right smack in the middle... so im confused! lol

 

 

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Sorry I dont think u can get around the vendor fee..unless u book them as part of your group. im booking hair and makepu thru resort spa ... i couldnt justify the extra cost and hassle of using outside vendors. Maybe try adding them to your group list.. maybe they can just pay for a "day pass" instead of the ridiculous vendor fee!!!

 

 

Originally Posted by Alicat2012 View Post

I am getting married in November 2012 at GPLH just wanted to find out how if any has got around paying the vendor fees as I am trying to book my make-up artist, photographer and hairdresser who will all need to come in to the resort!!!!!!! 



 

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My wedding is May 11, 2012.  I'm using an outside photographer, dj, and make-up artist.  We're having to pay the $300 vendor fee for the photographer and the dj.  For make-up/hair we're just having to pay for a day pass. 
 

Originally Posted by Alicat2012 View Post

I am getting married in November 2012 at GPLH just wanted to find out how if any has got around paying the vendor fees as I am trying to book my make-up artist, photographer and hairdresser who will all need to come in to the resort!!!!!!! 



 


Thank you for checking queena427!  I hope the resort is big enough that even if there is some construction going on that it won't be too intrusive. 
 

Originally Posted by queena427 View Post

The hotel claims that they haven't heard anything about this and there won't be any construction during my wedding in December.  This guy didn't sound too confident though. 


We went through destinationweddings.com.  The travel part of this whole process has been stress free! 

 

Originally Posted by Meaghans990 View Post

Who did you guys use to get a group rate?



 

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Hi ladies-  I will tell my planners what you've said about the construction. THey havent got any info out of the resort yet - but I will update you when they do. Thanks for sharing your info on this subject.


I also wanted to share my news with you guys...

 

My fiancé (Bill) and I just made it as finalists for a contest I entered months ago…. The Kleinfeld Experience Contest!  Itâ€s a chance for us to win a trip to NYC and a $5000 shopping spree to Kleinfeldâ€s  (the store from SAY YES TO THE DRESS)!  Winning this contest would be a dream come true, literally, as I have always pictured myself buying a dress at Kleinfelds with my mother, sisters and step daughter by my side!!  

 

I was hoping if you had a couple minutes each day â€“ that maybe you could help us win by casting your vote online!  


If so, please use this link below to login & vote!!  

 

The first time you click on vote, you will need to register yourself (email & a password) takes 2 seconds.  They will send you a verification email after that, which you need to click on so they know you aren't a robot/spam!!  It may take a little while to get that email or it may come right away (check your junk mailbox too!).   But after that, you can simply login & vote once a day, per email address!

 

Please note: Hotmail, MSN, sympatico based email accounts havent been receiving their Verification emails yet. Please consider voting with a Yahoo or Gmail account instead.  J

 

Thanks so much for your support!!  Here is the link... feel free to share it with friends!!  Maybe you could put a little reoccurring note in your calendar to remind you to vote daily?  Then I donâ€t have to be that annoying friend on the forum whoâ€s spamming you with her personal life!!  LOL

 

http://www.theringbearer.ca/kleinfeld/ratings/63   

 

Thanks & have a great week!!

 

PS. At the very least, youâ€ll get a good laugh at our silly video!

 

PPS.  If you are on Facebook, you can also visit the fan page of Ring Bearer (search:  http://theringbearer.ca to find it) and when you see the photo album called "2012 The Kleinfeld Experience Contest Finalists" please find our photo and click the LIKE button on that photo !! The more "Likes" we get, the more votes we earn for the contest.  Here is what our photo looks like so you know which one to "LIKE" !!   Thank you for all of your support !!!

 

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Construction Update:  My planners found out construction will be happening beside Sunset Cove (she has yet to confirm dates BangHead.gif )  but if you look at the map, you can see that its POSSIBLY not a big deal. 
 

Shaecollins:  What DJ did you hire and how much are you spending when you include that $300 vendor fee ?  Anyone know anything about the resort's referral DJ --- Damane Scott, from Irie Jamz ?  Help !~!
 

Originally Posted by Shaecollins View Post


My wedding is May 11, 2012.  I'm using an outside photographer, dj, and make-up artist.  We're having to pay the $300 vendor fee for the photographer and the dj.  For make-up/hair we're just having to pay for a day pass. 
 



 


Thank you for checking queena427!  I hope the resort is big enough that even if there is some construction going on that it won't be too intrusive. 
 


We went through destinationweddings.com.  The travel part of this whole process has been stress free! 

 



 


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