Hotel weddings have been and still remain to be popular wedding venues–and with good reason! There are many advantages of holding your special day within the confines of a hotel. Today, we’re listing down these pros for you so you know exactly what you can look forward to should you secure a hotel venue for your wedding day– from package deals to extra amenities that you can make use of. Read up!
1) No need to worry about the weather.
Since ballrooms are indoors, you don’t need to worry about weather conditions–like rain, or humidity–that may affect your big day. If the hotel has an outdoor venue and you opt for that for your wedding, you can ask for a standby backup indoor room just in case the weather doesn’t cooperate.
2) Tables, chairs, and dinnerware are all taken care of.
Since you’re event is at a hotel which definitely has complete sets of tables, chairs, and dinnerware, you don’t need to worry at all about looking for sets. Depending on your chosen package, the hotel usually will provide options to choose from so that the sets fit your wedding style and theme.
3) You can choose from a selection of delicious hotel menus.
One thing you can be assured of for a hotel wedding is that you have the option to serve delicious in-house meals to your guests! You won’t need to scour for a caterer or separate food vendors. Hotels usually take pride in their menu selections and have experienced chefs who make sure taste and quality is at its best. They also usually have add-ons like dessert bars, kids meals, and more that you can easily include for a more scrumptious celebration!
4) Discounted accommodations will delight guests flying in.
[From: A Delightful Wedding at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong / Photo: Blink Photography]
When you book a hotel for your wedding, they usually give discounted room rates for guests who wish to stay over. This is especially beneficial for guests who are flying in for the wedding.
5) You can take advantage of the hotel’s other amenities.
One thing you can take advantage of at a hotel wedding is the myriad of amenities at tour disposal. Though it might not be part of the package, you can ask the hotel for add-on options. For example, you can hold your cocktails at the hotel’s bar. Check out all the amenities when visiting a potential hotel and ask them for options available if you book your wedding with them.
6) Hotels cater to all wedding sizes.
The beauty of hotels is that they can hold both, a party with a large number of guests well as intimate gatherings. Grand ballrooms are usually the venues for large scale weddings. Then for smaller ones, smaller rooms are usually available or ballrooms can be sectioned off for a more cozy feel.
7) Hotels usually offer comprehensive packages.
Hotels usually have comprehensive packages with may useful inclusions. For instance, most packages come with wedding coordination and basic styling already. You’ll just need to add a little more for extra styling. Packages are also customizable based on your needs! Doesn’t this take a lot off your hands?
8) You’re in the hands of experienced coordinators.
And the best part? Coordinators at hotels are also usually experienced and well-versed in anything wedding planning related as they handle multitudes of weddings in a year.