Gili Lankanfushi Introduces First Ever 'Secret Wedding Experience' in Maldives
Gili Lankanfushi has introduced a 'Secret Wedding Experience', dedicated towards couples who wish to say their vows at an intimate and luxurious setting.
The novel concept exclusive to Gili Lankanfushi is the first of its kind in Maldives, and is a result of the growing global trend for destination weddings, and the overwhelming number of requests received by the resort. The unique new experience was created in an effort to ensure that couples can fully enjoy their wedding experience by handing over the reins to the experts at Gili Lankanfushi.
The resort aims to "minimize your stress and maximize your memories" by consulting with the couple before their arrival, to discuss every intricate detail of the ceremony and concoct the guests' dream wedding. The team at Gili Lankanfushi will put together personalized itinerary and make arrangements, to make sure the soon-to-be-weds have a smooth-sailing stay.
Each couple is matched with their very own personal assistant, friend and secret wedding planner, who will be on-hand during the entirety of the guests' stay. The couples' Mr./Ms. Friday will cater to their every whim and provide a calm, clear and flexible schedule for the wedding day.
General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi, Steven Phillips said, "It's long been known that planning a wedding can be a lengthy and anxious experience filled with stressful decisions like choosing the right venue and having to filter down a long guests list. So, in the true spirit of Gili Lankanfushi, and in response to what couples have been telling us, we have created a simple, private and relaxing alternative. Our Secret Wedding Experience is perfect for those looking to say 'I do' privately in the mot peaceful and luxurious settings – letting us so all the hard work, so they can simply relax and enjoy every moment with us."
The Secret Wedding Experience couples are hosted in Gili Lankanfushi's Crusoe Residences. The residences are stand-alone over-water villas, which is only accessible by a private motorboat. The secluded nature of the villa offers complete privacy, and features an overwater hammock, overwater sundeck with loungers and rooftop terrace with daybeds. The resort will also setup a special bed on the rooftop for the couple's wedding night.
With the exception of the perfect location provided for the newly-weds, 'Secret Wedding Experiences' comes with an abundance of exclusive services. The resort's beauty specialists will offer bridal hair and makeup, the resort will arrange live music, the couple will have a personal wedding photographer, and the ceremony will be held at Gili Lankanfushi's Lagoon Champa. Gili Lankanfushi team will also arrange champagne and canapes for the ceremony, and the couple will receive a wedding 'breakfast' dinner prepared by expert chefs, created especially for the couple based on their favorite dishes.
Gili Lankanfushi is set on private island Lankanfushi in North Male' Atoll, a 20-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport. The features 45 spacious villas in seven different room types, offering exclusivity and originality. Highlights at the idyllic sanctuary resort includes fine dining, a chocolate cave, a jungle cinema, adventurous water sports activities, a coral restoration program and the unrivaled Meera Spa.