Fairytale weddings have been synonymous with Taj hospitality for decades. Whether the to-be-weds envision a grand celebration to rival a maharajas’ or a cozy affair set against tranquil waters and sandy beaches; these Taj, Seleqtions, and Vivanta properties have the whole spectrum covered. With an array of wedding destinations across the globe, each of its hotels offers distinctive service, curated experiences and incomparable hospitality. However, to make your wedding unforgettable, abandon the blueprint of routine nuptials. We have an insider’s guide to seven secret experiences, offered by iconic hotels, that are sure to make your I-Do’s extraordinary.
The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai
What better venue to build up the excitement for the most special day of your life, than the majestic Taj Mahal Palace? Groom’s here’s your cue to leave your bride-to-be love-struck with a romantic proposal at the uber-exclusive Casablanca. This private rooftop balcony, overlooking the iconic Gateway Of India, can only be reserved in advance through their concierge. Set up in a dreamy cabana, have a personal butler catering exclusively to you, while your favorite love songs fill the air.
This hotel also offers the opportunity to immortalize your memories on film with a royal pre-wedding shoot at the grand ballroom, whose golden pillars and grand chandeliers have served as a backdrop to some of the most prestigious events in history.
If you are looking for a way to please your posse, bid adieu to being single with a stately bachelorette party serving English-style High Tea, at the elegant Princess Room. Breathtaking views of the Arabian Sea and specially created gourmet indulgences are sure to leave your ladies reminiscing for eternity.
Vivanta Rebak Island, Langkawi
If you’ve ever fantasized about being marooned on a pristine island, then the Vivanta Rebak Island, Langkawi is the place for you. A solitary resort spread across 390 acres, Rebak Island makes for a picture-perfect wedding setting, amidst a lush background of flora and fauna. Ideal for a couple that likes to walk on the wild side, the glorious sunshine, deep azure waters, and secluded beach coves create a wedding venue to rival paradise. The secret gem of this property is the opportunity to say ‘I do’ wherever you please, be it on the lush gardens of the resort, aboard a private cruise or even whilst parasailing!
Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa, Kovalam
Make your union even more special by reciting your vows at the magical confluence of the backwaters and the coast. At the Taj Kovalam, the bride can choose to make her grand entrance to the wedding venue, aboard a quaint country boat. Surrounded by lush coastal foliage and the accompaniment of the waves, there can be no location more romantic than the rustic beauty of a wedding amidst nature.
Taj Madikeri Resort, Coorg
Post the wedding exhilaration, it’s the perfect opportunity for a couple to relax and unwind together with a luxurious couple’s massage like no other. At the Soma spa in Taj Madikeri, enjoy a ritualistic massage performed by two accomplished therapists in a romantic, candle-lit room. Relax for a blissful hour with this Indian Aromatherapy Massage, and let evocative oils transport the two of you to your happy place.
After this rejuvenating massage, you can enjoy a complimentary bottle of champagne and some exclusive time alone in a divine rose petal bath.
The Presidential Suite at Taj Krishna is one of the most coveted places for newlyweds to stay.
The suite boasts a spacious balcony, panoramic view of Hyderabad city and a private swimming pool, giving you the best of the outdoors within the privacy of your room. Experience exclusive dining and the impeccable service of handcrafted menus, as you lounge beside your private pool with a view of Hussain Sagar lake.
Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa, Goa
Fort Aguada’s one-of-a-kind, quaint Hermitage Bay View villa, reflects romance, splendour and the rich heritage of old Goa, making it a perfect oasis for newlyweds. Revel in the privacy of this spacious and luxurious hideaway, with panoramic views of the sea, the floral beauty of the expansive lawns and personalized service. Guests at the villa also have privileged access to the newly-launched lounge and its special facilities.
If you’re looking for a complete, luxurious wedding experience, look no further than the Taj Dubai. This exceptional property takes pride in perfecting every minute detail of your dream wedding. Capture your priceless moments on film by having your wedding photoshoot with the world-famous Burj Khalifa as the backdrop. Blow your guests away with an unforgettable wedding feast, featuring a bespoke, custom-flavored 3-tier wedding cake and a deluxe dinner buffet menu. To complete the royal fairytale, the bridal couple is chauffeured to and from the venue in the exclusive Taj luxury limousines.
With their seven exclusive secrets of these splendid Taj, Seleqtions & Vivanta properties, the stage is set for you to make your wedding extraordinary.
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