(PRWEB) May 11, 2005
Hotel Caravelle, located on the romantic island of St. Croix, US Virgin Islands, is making a splash with their Wet Wedding Package where couples tie the knot under the sea. The full service package, which includes dive gear, minister and a three-night stay is just $1440.
The largest under water wedding, according to the Guinness Book of World Records, was held on St. Croix on September 13, 2003, where 103 guests attended the underwater wedding ceremony of John Santino and fiancÃ©e Toni Wilson.
"We came to St Croix to dive and find the underwater world to be absolutely stunning," stated groom John Santino of New Hampshire. "So it was the only place we could imagine exchanging vows."
Couples wanting to tie the knot under the sea can do so for just $1440 for a four-day/three-night package. Hotel Caravelle's Wet Wedding Package includes accommodations, two dives, marriage services performed by Captain Ed Buckley (includes consultation, ceremony and filing of documents), a candle light dinner at Hotel Caravelle's waterfront restaurant, his and hers T-Shirts, champagne and flowers in the guest room and a choice of a Buck Island or Safari land tour. All taxes and service charges are included. The marriage license ($100) is additional. Rates are valid now through December 15, 2005.
For more information or to book the Wet Wedding Package, contact Hotel Caravelle at 800-524-2030 or visit http://www.hotelcaravelle.com. Diving is provided by St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures, voted the number one dive staff and number two-dive operator in the world and is a PADI Gold Palm IDC facility. http://www.stcroixscuba.com
Located on the waterfront in the historic town of Christiansted, Hotel Caravelle, known for its friendly staff, blends European elegance with Caribbean charm. The hotelÂs 43 rooms, all with ocean views, offer with all the amenities including a/c, satellite TV, phone, iron and ironing board, hair dryer and radio. The Penthouse Suite features a full kitchen, living room, two bathrooms and an oversized master bedroom. The award-winning RumrunnerÂs waterfront restaurant and bar, located in Hotel Caravelle, offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. Hotel Caravelle is walking distance from cafes, shops, galleries and historic sites and buildings. For more information visit http://www.hotelcaravelle.com or call 800-524-0410.