Have you dreamed of enjoying a romantic destination wedding on a tropical beach? A luxury destination wedding continues to be extremely popular. For a wonderful Caribbean wedding experience, consider having your nuptials at the luxury Sublime Samana Hotel.
A luxury destination wedding is big business. The entire destination wedding category is a thriving, $16 billion dollar industry. It’s been reported that couples spend an average of $28,000 at a luxury resort. The Dominican Republic is a great choice, offering beautiful, turquoise waters and lush mountains. The Sublime Samana Hotel is a tropical oasis and can be found on the island’s Samaná Peninsula.
When you say “I Do”, choosing your wedding ceremony is a critical destination. Of course, traditional weddings have long been held at a local church. But things are changing. Many couples are looking for a more romantic experience and desiring a luxury destination wedding.
This boutique hotel is a Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ property. It offers guests 26 private suites and casitas for ultimate privacy and a true VIP experience. It’s ideal to host your closest friends and family in an unbelievable, tropical setting. The suites all feature private balconies or terraces, floor-to-ceiling windows, luxury decor, fully equipped kitchens and even a dining room.
What the Sublime Samana Hotel offers is flexibility and award winning, wedding planners. They are there to help you every step of the way and make your wedding a special occasion you will never forget. The wedding planners assist with the ambiance, food menu, and even the wedding ceremony’s ambiance. Unlike many hotels that only offer a single locale for the ceremony, you can choose form 4 different spots.
– The beautiful El Bistro & Terrace is surrounded by a lush garden. This intimate, private banquet are can accommodate up to 30 people.
– The property’s beach is perfect for the wedding. With the lapping waves of the Atlantic Ocean rolling up on golden sand, it’s a stunning setting. Encompassed by tall palm trees, the beach can handle a small to large wedding party.
– El Gazebo can be found in middle of the hotel’s property. This scenic spot is terrific choice and can handle up to 60 people.
– Lastly, consider the hotel’s open air restaurant, – La Palapa. The restaurant just finished an expansion project. With a new kitchen and new wood oven, you can expect delicious food for all of your guests to enjoy. Additional tables and chairs have been added, so La Palapa can handle wedding parties up to 120 people.
Once your wedding ceremony is over, it’s time to enjoy the honeymoon. The grounds of the Sublime Samana Hotel make it the perfect luxury destination wedding choice for both activities and relaxation. Take a dip in the stunning, football field-length swimming pool. Relax under the Caribbean sun in luxurious daybeds or socialize with delicious tasting cocktails. Celebrate your special day in VIP style!
In the Samaná Peninsula area of the Dominican Republic, there is lots to do. Foodies will be treated to incredible, fine dining choices at many local restaurants. Consider El Cabito, La Terrasse and Mi Corazon.
Be sure to visit El Limón waterfall. It’s 52 meters high and cascades down into an inviting swimming hole. The waterfall’s cliff are covered in lush greenery. For an opportunity to see whales, take a charter boat or tour and see these amazing mammals up close. Of course, there are numerous beaches to explore. Unwind with sunbathing or take to the warm ocean waters. Two majestic beaches to visit include Playa Rincon and Cayo Levantadao. For a cultural experience, stop by the Taino Park museum. Learn about the history of the Americas and the country’s indigenous, Taíno people.
Back at the hotel, immerse yourself in a body, mind and soul experience. Their new spa offers 500 square meters of space. There are 2 beach cabins, 2 treatment rooms that are indoors, a sweat lodge, plus a Vichy shower. The spa offers rituals that utilize all natural ingredients like honey, sand coconut and even stones from the nearby Samana River. The spa features unbelievable massages, facials and body wraps. Now that’s what luxury travel is all about.
If interested in planning a luxury destination wedding at Sublime Samana Hotel in the Dominican Republic, please contact us today. Our travel specialists can help plan and book your trip. Come back again to follow this luxury blog. Stay abreast of all the latest luxury travel news.
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