LAS VEGAS -- For couples who are planning to say their vows
Vegas-style, MGM Mirage Vacations expanded its wedding package
At the Bellagio, the Deluxe Wedding package costs $1,300 plus an
additional $500 minimum for flowers and photographs.
The plan, available Mondays through
Thursdays, includes the services of a personal wedding coordinator;
use of the bridal dressing room for 30 minutes before the ceremony;
the services of an officiant; one hour of time at either the East
or South chapel for ceremony and photographs; wedding music;
personalized video of the ceremony; a bottle of champagne and a box
of Belgian chocolates; a wedding certificate; a wedding gift box;
and express mailing of the photography package. In addition, for
Bellagio guests only, the package includes limousine service to the
The MGM Grand offers the Practice Makes Perfect wedding
rehearsal package, which is offered Sundays through Fridays for
$189. This prewedding plan includes the use of one of the chapels;
his and hers dressing rooms; services of a professional wedding
coordinator; one group photo and five candid shots; the minister's
fees; and VIP Studio 54 line passes for the bride and the
For the big day, the property features the An Affair to Remember
plan that is priced at $899 Sundays through Thursdays and $1,099
Fridays, Saturdays and holidays.
The package includes the use of one of the chapels; limousine
service to the courthouse; one-day access to the spa's gym, steam
room, sauna and whirlpool; minister's fees; the bride's bouquet and
the groom's boutonniere; the services of a pianist; photography and
video services; a souvenir wedding certificate and keepsake holder;
and a gift from the Forever Grand Wedding Chapel.
Priced slightly higher is the property's From Here to Eternity
wedding package. Available Sundays through Thursdays for $1,099 and
Fridays, Saturdays and holidays for $1,299, the plan features the
same elements as in the An Affair to Remember package but adds a
his and hers spa experience.
For those who want to get married at the newly named TI,
formerly known as Treasure Island, the Elegance Wedding plan is
offered Sundays through Thursdays for $450.
Included are the use of the chapel for 30 minutes; the bride's
bouquet and the groom's boutonniere; the services of an officiant;
wedding music; photography; a commemorative wedding certificate;
champagne; a bride's keepsake garter; and use of a bridal dressing
room for 30 minutes before the ceremony.
For more information or reservations, agents can log onto www.vaxvacationaccess.com or call (800) 360-7111. The
packages also can be booked through all four GDSs using the vendor
To contact reporter Amy Baratta, send e-mail to [email protected] .
Packages abound at MGM Mirage properties
LAS VEGAS -- MGM Mirage offers clients a range of
commissionable, midwinter packages available at three of its
properties here. Prices are subject to change.
• At TI, also known as Treasure Island, the two-night Intimate
Package starts at $99 per person for Sunday through Wednesday
arrivals and includes an upgrade to a Tower Deluxe room, champagne
and chocolate-covered strawberries on arrival and nightly turndown
For those seeking suite accommodations, the two-night Ultimate
Package, available for Sunday through Wednesday arrivals, features
accommodations in a petite suite, starting at $259 per person, or a
tower suite, which starts at $315 per person.
Also included are VIP check-in; nightly turndown service;
champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries on arrival; dinner for
two at Francesco's; and breakfast in bed for two.
To book, call (800) 288-7206 or visit www.treasureisland.com.
• At the New York-New York Hotel & Casino, the Zumanity
Package, at $199, offers two tickets (VIP seating) to the Cirque du
Soleil show, two show programs, two Zumanitini cocktails, admission
for two to the health spa facility and VIP check-in. The package
does not include lodging and is available for hotel guests only.
For more details or reservations, call (866) 815-4365 or log on to
• Downtown at the Golden Nugget, the Best Room Package is
offered for clients staying at least two consecutive nights.
Included is a $25 hotel credit per room that can be used at the
spa, the showroom or at any of the property's restaurants or
The property's Best Suite Package features a stay starting at
$139 per room, per night, Sundays through Thursdays, plus turndown
service with chocolate truffles; one spa pass per person, per day;
and one cocktail per person, per day, in any of the property's bars
or lounges. For booking information, call (800) 846-5336 or visit