HomewardBound - Long Distance Wedding Planning

OUR LONG DISTANCE WEDDING PLANNING SERVICE - HOMEWARD BOUND

Whether you’re an expat planning your wedding back home from abroad; a globe-trotting digital nomad couple seeking a destination wedding in Ireland or in these global pandemic times, simply seeking to minimise face to face contact, then look no further . . . ‘Homeward Bound’ from the Garryvoe Hotel is here to help you create the stunning wedding you deserve!

Planning a wedding is no mean feat; even more so when you’re on the other side of the world, unable to travel or self-isolating. Trying to organise meetings and arrange in- person viewings can prove to be seriously fustrating and not the best use of your precious time. Virtual wedding planning brings its own unique challenges but we’ve got the perfect answer!

‘Homeward Bound’ is custom-built to address all those long distance wedding planning problems head-on. By merging our online resources we can make your wedding as hassle-free an experience as possible. With regular Zoom/Skype or Teams calls and meetings, Whatsapp groups, virtual walkthroughs, email reminders and updates as and how you want them; we will keep you in effortless control of your big day! Homeward Bound has an address book full of local contacts to deliver those truly personal touches that will make your day truly yours . . . we can advise on everything from churches to florists, photographers to musicians, cakemakers to sweet stalls . . . even dress designers!

We are here to help in any and every way possible, to make your wedding at Garyvoe the memorable and unique one you have always dreamed of . . .
after all, Weddings really are Better by the Sea.

Stephen Belton Aidan Cotter Ben Sharkey

Managing Director General Manager Weddings Co-ordinator



WHAT GARRYVOE HOTEL’S HOMEWARD BOUND COMPLIMENTARY SERVICE CAN OFFER YOU - PLANNING YOUR BIG DAY AT HOME, FROM NEAR OR FAR.

✓  Zoom/Skype/Teams calls and meetings as and when suit you

✓  Email updates and reminders of meetings and important deadlines, taking into

consideration different time-zones

✓  An online, cloud-hosted project management tool to host and handle all communications in one place, accessible from any digital device – (not compulsory at all, at all but techies love it!)

✓  Virtual walk throughs in real-time - FaceTime/Zoom VideoChat with your Wedding Manager showing areas, amenities, decor and rooms inside and outside

✓  Menu options and images delivered digitally; real-life plating calls with Chef

✓  Templates for seating plans

✓  Shared Pinterest board to incorporate design styles, themes and ideas