Pledging your eternal troth on a yacht cruising off the cerulean blue waters of the Indian Ocean or promising to love and cherish whilst barefoot on a private island beach as gentle waves lap against pristine white sands…. Hurawalhi Island Resort wants to create the wedding of your dreams. Opening on December 1, 2016, this stunning private island destination is delighted to announce the launch of their wedding packages for those looking to celebrate love in a truly magical and once in a lifetime location.
Indeed, Hurawalhi can bring fairy tales to life. Wedding planning is overseen by renowned celebrity event and wedding planner Patrizia Cilli, who has worked with Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, George Clooney and Sir Paul McCartney, celebrity stylist Danie Bless and many other well-known clients. Patrizia has produced show-stopping exclusive events and weddings in some of the world’s most beautiful places, including Egypt, Morocco and the South of France. Patrizia uses her contemporary creative eye and unique Italian aesthetic to make each occasion truly memorable and will create a once in a lifetime wedding for couples coming to Hurawalhi.
At Hurawalhi, every element of the ceremony is bespoke and can take place at one of three glorious locations. For those with a penchant for the nautical, there is a romantic yacht perfect for an unforgettable sunset backdrop atop the crystal clear water, a luxury dream island sandbank; ideal for a luxury, barefoot wedding, or couples may choose to exchange vows in Hurawalhi’s Champagne Pavilion as guests sip Champagne in the Maldives’ loveliest and most exclusive location.
An organised and passionate wedding co-ordinator will be in constant contact prior to arrival and once there will guide guests through each and every detail; ensuring dream weddings are brought to life with no aspect overlooked.
The finer details:
The Run Up
The couple are treated to a Him & Her couples massage at the Duniye Spa, followed by an intimate candle-lit dinner catered for by a private chef and waiter.
Under the supervision of Patrizia Cilli, Hurawalhi works with experienced florists to create venue decorations, bridal bouquets and headpieces and groom’s buttonholes. Favourite wedding colour theme can be discussed with the Coordinator or if preferred, guests can take it one step further with Patrizia Cilli herself.
Hurawalhi’s skilled Pastry Chefs will create a memorable wedding cake. Guests can design their own or hand pick one of the pre-selected options.
There are a range of entertainment choices for your wedding celebrations including traditional Maldivian ‘Boduberu’ drummers, or a full live band.
Hurawalhi provides a photo package for the bride and groom to take away the memories of the day and as a token of the hotel’s appreciation of the budding marriage, Hurawalhi provides a Hurawalhi themed wedding certificate and wedding plaque.
The happy couple will them be welcomed back to their villa that will have been romantically turned down for the perfect end to the perfect day.
The above packages include:
A dedicated area for the wedding ceremony, a Wedding Coordinator and a Master of Ceremonies, the bride’s flower bouquet and buttonhole for the groom, a headpiece for the bride, champagne and wedding cake, three course candle-lit dinner, a ring pillow or shell, a live ‘Boduberu’ drummer band playing Maldivian music, a photo package and a romantic in-room turndown service. Extras include wedding photos and video, champagne breakfast any additional wedding entertainment and any extra spa treatments including the bride’s manicure and pedicure.
In addition to this unrivalled prestige wedding service, Hurawalhi also offers a Vow Renewal package and a Honeymoon package to follow each special occasion. The Vow Renewal Package finds many similarities with Hurawalhi’s amazing wedding service: couples may enjoy a traditional Maldivian ceremony followed by an intimate candle-lit dinner with a private chef and waiter, a ½ day ‘Dream Excursion’ and a wedding photography package with options to upgrade.
Hurawalhi truly offers the ultimate luxury couples package. www.hurawalhi.com