The 2018 “Paradise Found: Enchanted Wedding” Bridal Fair on 26th of Augustis the most awaited event if you are thinking of holding your wedding at the luxurious Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong. This is the day where you will rub elbows with the hotel’s wedding planning team, event organizers, and other wedding professionals who will showcase their services and latest wedding trends, at no cost at all. On this day you will gain insights on how to successfully host your wedding without hassles. If you haven’t registered yet and are undecided on where to hold your wedding, here are the 6 things that will seriously change your mind:
1. Bridal fashion show of Vera Wang and Monique Lhuillier collections
This year’s bridal fair highlights the bridal fashion show by Central Weddings, to showcase their vast array of exquisite bridal gown collections of world famous designers, including Monique Lhuillier, Marchesa, Vera Wang, and other bridal designers. If you have not chosen a wedding gown yet, this event will help you find your dream gown. Central Weddings is one of Hong Kong’s luxury bridal boutiques whose clientele include local and international celebrities and socialites.
2. Bridal jewelry show by Graff
Witness a bridal jewelry show by world famous British jeweler, Graff. During this event, you will have the opportunity to see some of the Graff family diamond jewelry collections that spanned several generations. Whether you’re searching for the perfect necklace, earrings, or bracelet for your wedding day, you’ll be able to see a variety options from Graff.
3. Guerlain bridal makeup tutorial
One of the things we’ve very excited about this year is the makeup tutorial with products from Guerlain! By attending this event, you will be taught on how to apply makeup using the products from one of the oldest French cosmetics and skincare house, Guerlain. A celebrated makeup artist will be on hand to teach you on eyelash and makeup applications, and eyebrow sculpting so that your beauty will shine on your wedding celebration.
4. Bridal hair styling tutorial with Il Colpo
Can’t figure out what to do with your hair on your wedding? At the bridal fair, you will have the chance to learn the different aspects of hair care and styling that you will never get for free! Hairdressers and hair stylists from Il Colpo will be there to assist and advise you on the right hairstyle for your wedding day using high quality hair care products that are used by industry experts.
5. Launch of “Enchanted Wedding” package
If you’re tired of boring wedding package PDFs, you’re in for a treat! At this year’s Island Shangri-La bridal fair, the “Enchanted Wedding” package will be launched! At HK$28,888 per table, the package includes signature benefits such as the 10-course signature menu specially curated by the hotel’s own Michelin-starred Chef Leung Yu King, rental of one gown from the selected international designers presented by Central Weddings, one pair of made-to-order bridal shoes by Jimmy Choo, and a pre-wedding photoshoot by KC Chan Photography.
6. Win a luxury honeymoon
At the bridal fair, couples will have the chance to win a luxury honeymoon if they confirm their banquet at any Shangri-La Hotel at the bridal fair. Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts are offering luxurious honeymoon destinations to their hotels in Cebu, Boracay, Taipei, Kota Kinabalu, Penang, Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Singapore, Mauritius, Tokyo, Cairns, and Sydney.
Venue & Ballroom Options
This 645 square meter ballroom is a clear favorite for gala events, fashion shows, and luxurious weddings. It has a capacity of 540 guests for a dinner banquet and has an adjoining foyer that provides ample space for pre-wedding cocktails!
Another stunning place to hold your banquet are the Atrium Rooms, which can accommodate up to 144 people for a banquet. Known for it’s high ceilings, the Atrium Rooms and six function rooms will surely impress your guests.
If you want a view, go for the Library. Located on level 39, the two-storey Library commands a stunning vista of the Hong Kong skyline.
The Lawn by the Pool
With a scenic backdrop of the city skyline, Island Shangri-la’s stunning al fresco venue features 150 square meters of lush green for that lush outdoor ceremony you’ve always dreamed about. With capacity up to 30 people, your guests will be able to enjoy cocktail canapés before the ceremony.
The Roof Garden
This stunning garden venue has the best of both worlds; an amazing view plus a garden atmosphere - and it’s indoors, meaning no sweaty outdoor wedding! With capacity of up to 40 guests, the venue comes with a five-tier mock wedding cake and 8 types of cocktail canapés!
Take a peak of the hotel’s wedding package options that you can choose from. These packages are professionally arranged to suit your needs, motif and aesthetic tastes, according to the type of wedding you’re looking to host. Just click the name of package for details and booking information.
This package costs HK$38,000 plus 10% service charge and good for 30 guests. The package covers unlimited soft drinks, beer, fresh orange and mineral water with selected cocktail canapés. The package includes Signature Wedding Package for dinner at the Atrium Room or the Island Ballroom.
This package costs HK$14,888 per table and includes one night stay at the Deluxe Harbour View Room
This package costs HK$16,888 per table. This package includes one night stay at the Horizon Harbour View Room and additional night at the Deluxe Harbour View Room for the first wedding anniversary stay.
This package costs HK$20,888 per table. It includes one night stay in an Executive Suite with additional night in a Horizon Harbour View Room for the first wedding anniversary stay.
This package costs HK$27,888 per table. This includes one night stay in a Harbour View Suite with additional night in an Executive Suite for the first wedding anniversary stay.
This package costs HK$9,288 per table and good for 5 tables and 12 persons. This package includes a five-tier mock wedding cake for the cake-cutting ceremony, floral centrepieces for dining tables and receptions, and deluxe floral arrangements for the head table, among other benefits.
This package cost HK$700 per person and for a minimum of 50 persons. Privileges are the same with the Wedding Package Chinese Lunch.
One of our favorite venues in Hong Kong is the Roof Garden at Island Shangri-La. This package costs HK$65,000 for up to 40 person and additional HK$680 per person. This package includes 8 types of cocktail canapés, floral centrepieces, five-tier mock wedding cake, choice of Western or Chinese march-in background music, among other benefits.
If you’re looking for something more low key in the afternoon, this package is perfect for you! At HK$680 per person for a minimum of 50 guests, this package includes many of the same benefits as the other packages but instead of dinner or lunch, there’s a delicate afternoon tea menu.
This package costs HK$16,888 per table good for 12 guests with a minimum of 5 tables with privileges similar to other wedding packages with additional privileges for a minimum of 10 to 25 tables. This package is only valid from April to September.
Guests may call the hotel’s Event Management Department on (852) 2820 8517 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for enquiries regarding wedding banquets.
Photo Credit: Island Shangri-La Hong Kong, Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu, Graff Diamonds, KC Photography