Royal Caribbean International – St. Thomas1050 Caribbean Way, Miami, FL 33132 U.S. Virgin Islands, Caribbean
Royal Caribbean International ceremonies are designed so that every detail is taken into consideration, which allows you to relax and simply enjoy your special day.
Royal Caribbean International presents Royal Romance, a full-service wedding and vow renewal program. The following information will assist you in creating a unique and romantic ceremony onboard an elegant Royal Caribbean ship or in one of our ports of call. Create a more customized wedding by adding options from Royal Romance?s ?Ceremony Enhancements? section to your ceremony.
Royal Romance ceremonies are designed so that every detail is taken into consideration, which allows you to relax and simply enjoy your special day. Please review the following information on how to arrange a Royal Romance wedding. Due to the program?s popularity, please call to check the availability of wedding dates prior to reserving your cruise vacation. A Royal Romance Wedding Consultant will gladly place a 72-hour hold on your selection. Important Guidelines:
The bridal couple must be sailing if they would like to hold a ceremony onboard and must confirm their cruise vacation prior to arranging their wedding.
Wedding ceremonies are available in many of our ports of call. Please note that ceremonies cannot be performed while at sea. Please review the ?Ports of Call? and ?Pricing Guidelines? sections as ceremony and enhancement prices vary by port, ship and seasonality.
All reception and ceremony enhancements should be reserved and paid in full as early as possible. Additions or changes are not possible fewer than thirty (30) days prior to the sail date of your cruise vacation. Royal Romance provides all professional services such as photographers, entertainment, cakes, beverages, fresh flowers, etc. The bridal couple is responsible for obtaining a valid marriage license. A list of marriage license requirements and fees will be provided once the wedding has been reserved. In some ports of call, Royal Romance is able to assist couples in obtaining their marriage license for an additional processing fee. Please refer to the ?Ports of Call? and ?Pricing Guidelines? section for further details.
Royal Romance strongly recommends that bridal parties who are getting married on the day of sailing arrive at least one day early to avoid late flights, traffic, etc. on their wedding day.After your romantic wedding ceremony, continue the celebration with a reception. Choose from hors d? oeuvres and cocktails to a full lunch buffet with bar service. Complete your reception menu with a delicious cake prepared just for your special day. Entertain your guests with live music or dance the afternoon away to the music of a professional Disc Jockey.
Destination weddings will require the assistance of an additional Wedding Coordinator for shipboard receptions. Prices do not include applicable sales tax.
Formal Wedding Luncheon:
This is a two (2) hour reception serving a minimum of 25 guests. $45.00 US Dollars per person
Chilled Shrimp Cocktail served with Royal Culinary Collections TM cocktail sauce
Traditional Ceasar Salad with shaved parmesan and herbed croutons
Seafood Penne Pasta (or)
Sesame Crusted Salmon Steak (or)
Beef Tenderloin Filet Mignon
Choice of Apple Pie a la Mode (or) Chocolate Mousse Cake
House red or white wine served throughout luncheon.
Lunch Buffet With Bar Service:
This is a one (1) hour reception, serving a minimum of 25 guests. $45.00 US Dollars per person
Hot Buffet Items
Hot And Cold Hors D? Oeuvres:
This serves a minimum of 16 guests and a maximum of 35 guests and provides twelve (12) pieces per person. Please choose either the assorted or vegetarian options. $26.00 US Dollars per person
Assorted Hors D? Oeuvres
Vegetarian Hors D? Oeuvres Reception Enhancements:
CHAMPAGNE TOAST / BEVERAGE SERVICE
Add sparkle to your celebration by treating your guests to a glass of champagne.
One hour of champagne service
One glass of champagne for toast
Premium Brand Bar Service
Ice sculptures are available in the shape of a heart, swan or dolphin.
Cake and champagne for additional guests.Royal Romance has prepared a beautiful wedding ceremony for your special day including vows to commemorate your unique wedding experience. If you choose to use your own vows, please submit a typewritten copy to Royal Romance at least thirty (30) days prior to sailing. The bridal couple may also provide their own Officiant to perform the ceremony. It is the couple?s responsibility to ensure the Officiant has appropriate credentials. Ceremonies are approximately 10 to 15 minutes in length. Traditional recorded wedding music is provided for the ceremony on a CD player. If a special selection is requested, couples are welcome to provide the Wedding Coordinator with their own CD. Following the ceremony, you will be escorted to the reception location for cake cutting and a champagne toast.
The ship?s Captain does not have the authority to perform wedding ceremonies. All ceremonies are civil ceremonies performed by a government-approved official. Charges for wedding and vow renewal ceremonies do not include upgrades, marriage license fees, or applicable port-specific sales tax. Please review the ?Ports of Call?, ?Receptions? and ?Ceremony Enhancements? sections for additional services offered. All charges and sales tax are subject to change without notice.
Shipboard Duet: $1,295?
Destination Beach: $1,695?
Garden Terrace: $1,695? Ceremony times and locations are assigned according to the requirements of each wedding or event. Times and locations will be confirmed approximately three (3) weeks prior to the sail date of your cruise vacation. According to the number of guests, weddings are performed in the ship?s library, chapel (if applicable) or in one of the ship?s lounges. For safety reasons much of the furniture onboard is anchored in place and therefore cannot be reconfigured. Wedding decorations for the ceremony include two white columns, two silk flower arrangements and a white aisle runner.
The type of reception purchased determines the length of time allotted for a reception. In some ports, reception times may be limited. For more details, please check with your Wedding Consultant.
For a refund of your wedding or ceremony enhancements, Royal Romance must receive notice of cancellation in writing no later than sixty (60) days prior to your sail date.