COLOMBO, February 12, 2018 — Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts has launched its much-awaited service ‘Cinnamon Island Weddings’, a bespoke specially curated luxury wedding experiences for destination weddings in Sri Lanka. This announcement was made at the World Travel Market 2017, a leading global event for the travel industry that took place earlier in London.
As part of the campaign, Cinnamon Hotels and Resorts has launched a contest with Sri Lankan Airlines wherein the winning couple will get an all expense paid dream wedding for 50 people including the couple and their friends and family in Sri Lanka organized by Cinnamon Island Weddings. Applicants can participate in the competition by sending an image, written piece or a one-minute video clip that creatively describes why they should be the winners of the Cinnamon Island Weddings competition. The lucky couple will receive two business class air tickets and 48 economy class tickets for their friends and family, end-to-end local transportation covered in Sri Lanka, full board accommodation at 4 and five star Cinnamon resorts in Sri Lanka, a wedding reception with complete décor, entertainment, bridal attire, a 5-karat sapphire ring and an exotic location to host the wedding. Photography for the entire wedding will be done by award-winning wedding photographer David Stanbury. The couple will also have an opportunity to explore more of Sri Lanka’s diversity with a 7 nights honeymoon package courtesy of Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts.
Commenting on the initiative, Dileep Mudadeniya – Head of Brand Marketing, Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts stated: “Cinnamon Island Weddings is a novel online concept that will help to create immense hype and excitement around Sri Lanka and strengthen the island’s position as a world-class wedding destination. The wedding tourism industry is a high potential market that is on a rapid growth trajectory as travel trends show that more and more travellers are leaning towards romantic destination weddings. This initiative will help to showcase Sri Lanka’s offering as a vibrant, beautiful and captivating destination for weddings and will highlight how well the island and its hotels are geared to host tailor-made weddings, receptions and honeymoons.”
They say that there’s no better setting to tie the knot than the beach, and the sandy coast and Dutch-era charm of Sri Lanka makes up for a perfect international destination while scouting for wedding locations closer to India. Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts delivers a complete tropical island paradise experience through the idyllic coastlines, lush jungles and rugged mountains with a range of 10 gorgeous themed properties to choose from in Sri Lanka. From romantic beachside ceremonies at sunset to vintage garden parties surrounded by misty mountains, Cinnamon Island Weddings will help couples to bring their dream island wedding to life.
With a personalized, 360-degree execution capability, Cinnamon Island Weddings helps one plan their wedding till the last detail, with expert assistance from suggesting innovative themes and designs, catering, transport, budgets to the smallest legal or any other ad hoc support services that one may require. To take the tropical island romance to a whole new level,
Cinnamon Island Weddings also offers completely customizable wedding packages in ten luxurious locations with the help of the best vendors and service providers in the country. Taking it a notch higher, Cinnamon Hotels also have a range of unique experiences keeping guests engaged with activities like snorkelling & scuba diving, river cruise and romantic private dining at the beach facing properties. Visit www.cinnamonislandweddings.com for details.