ST. THOMAS, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS--(Marketwire - Nov 16, 2012) - A wedding day should be special. Magical. And unforgettable. Coincidentally, the same words used to describe a Caribbean sunset. The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas is proud to combine both for a once-in-a-lifetime experience for newlyweds, their friends, and their families -- with the exclusive Cruise Beginnings package.
With the Cruise Beginnings package, couples will set sail on the resort's 53-foot luxury catamaran, Lady Lynsey, for a breathtaking Caribbean sunset wedding. With the orange, blue and purple painted sky as a backdrop, the happy couple and up to 30 guests will cruise for an hour and a half.
The wedding ceremony is performed aboard Lady Lynsey and includes the personalized services of a wedding planner and event concierge; officiate for the ceremony; bride's bouquet; grooms boutonniere; two hours of digital photography, ownership of images on DVD/CD-ROM and a personal web site; transfers to the Territorial Court for marriage license; marriage license processing; solo musician for the ceremony; selection of hors d'oeuvres, and open bar aboard the Lady Lynsey.
Lady Lynsey is also available for private sails, perfect for pre- and post-wedding events. Private charter options include an adventurous snorkel excursion exploring beautiful coral reefs, a full-day trip to discover St. John or the British Virgin Islands, a relaxing sunset cocktail cruise, a special rehearsal dinner and more. For larger events, accommodations for up to 49 people can be arranged for an additional fee.*
This unique St. Thomas destination wedding package, as well as other delightful St. Thomas event packages, can be reserved at http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/StThomas/Events/Weddings/Packages.htm, or by contacting The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas directly at 340-775-3333. This exclusive offer is just one of several hotel wedding and event packages available at this property.
About The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas
Cast as a tropical escape teeming with exotic marine life and endless opportunities to dine, relax and explore, the award-winning Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas resort is nestled within a 30-acre waterfront estate. This pristine luxury resort beckons with dazzling white-sand beaches and features 180 well-appointed guestrooms including 55 Club rooms; 19 suites including three Presidential suites and the opulent Ritz-Carlton suite, each with private balconies or terraces; four distinctive oceanfront dining experiences: Bleuwater, Great Bay Lounge, Coconut Cove and Sails; over 10,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and function space, offering stunning views of Great Bay and St. John; easy access to the splendid Blue Flag beach of Great Bay and Coconut Cove beach; a comprehensive Aquatic Center featuring numerous non-motorized water activities; and The Ritz-Carlton Spa featuring 11 luxurious treatment rooms and a seaside cabana.
About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 80 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award which recognizes outstanding customer service. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company website at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR)
*Lady Lynsey accommodates 49 persons only. Package covers 30 persons. Additional charge of $90 per person from 30 - 49 persons plus 20% service charge.