Las Vegas Wedding

secondtimebrideJuly 6, 2009

Can anyone give me advice on an elegant & classy (not cheesy or rushed) place to marry in Vegas?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
joyce69

I'm getting married in September and researched Las Vegas a lot for venues.

All depends on your budget and you can have the wedding of your choice. There are lots of chapels that have different packages. The little chapel of flowers seems very popular and has great reviews.

We decided to rent the Vista Suite and the Mandalay Bay and are getting married and having our reception there.
It's 1700 square feet and can accomodate up to 75 people. It's on the top floor of the MB and you can see all the lights of the strip there.

Congradulations on your wedding!

    Bookmark   July 7, 2009 at 6:59AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sweet_pea10

As Joyce69 mentioned, it depends on your budget and exactly what you want to do. You can find resorts in the area that offer ceremony and reception options that allow you to have a more relaxed event rather than the assembly-line weddings that tend to occur in Vegas.

    Bookmark   July 7, 2009 at 6:41PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sweeby

Is getting married in Las Vegas what you really want to do?

From your original post, it sounds like you view "a Las Vegas wedding" in a certain light, and that this preconceived notion is not what you're looking for. I get the sense that you might spend your entire married life explaining "It was really nice -- Not one of your cheesy quicky Las Vegas weddings..."

There are lots of places where you can get married 'hassle-free', including cruise ships and many foreign countries (Carribbean). Might that be more what you're looking for?

    Bookmark   July 7, 2009 at 7:14PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
dotz_gw

Secondtime, Also a second timer and had a beautiful, elegant wedding in Las Vegas..You can find a chapel in most of the hotels(google Lasvegasweddings and look at photos)You can choose a secular or non secular ceremony, my complaint was ceremony in a hotel chapel was lovely, minister did great job, but did seem short, ten minutes or so. I m sure you can add your own vows and make it a longer more meaningful if you wanted to...I had a more difficult time finding a venue for 25 for afternoon reception, but I found just the ideal place on lasvegasweddings(Four Seasons Hotel)All the guests said it was the most elegant dinner they had ever had, I m sure you can find a place without explaining the rest of your married life why you got married in Las Vegas..Its a town with many options, its not all Elvis chapels and sleaze...With a little research, I m sure you ll find just what you re looking for Congrats!!!

    Bookmark   July 20, 2009 at 6:51PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
scarlett2001

I second a nice hotel venue. You can view the facilities online for almost all of them.

    Bookmark   November 25, 2013 at 5:11PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
His/her point of view
DH and I went to his niece's wedding last Sat. and...
scarlett2001
Older Couple, First Marriage
I have some friends who will be getting married within...
suzieque
wedding on a budget with 300 guest! help
My fiancé and I are getting married October this...
jrlong
What is your opinion on 'Farewell Sparklers'?
Have you used, are you going to use, or do you know...
Lindsey7
Monetary wedding gift
What is an appropriate monetary amount to give for...
TerriJM
Sponsored Products
Cathys Concepts Cold Beer Here Pilsners - Set of 4 - CBH1122
$48.99 | Hayneedle
Amazing Maze Hand Towel - TIGERLILY-ORANGE (16X30)
$19.00 | Horchow
24'' Y Vintage Marquee Light
$139.99 | zulily
Cathy's Concepts Personalized Football Jersey Mug - 1129FJ
$22.99 | Hayneedle
Vega Oval F1 Suspension
Lightology
Sparkle Magic Posts Green Laser Illuminator GLI3
Home Depot
Vega Oval Suspension
Lightology
Ivory & Flowers Rust Metal Vase
$14.99 | zulily
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™