Bates-Grant Destination Wedding – Friday, June 22, 2018 – Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Dear Family & Friends:

We hope you will be able to join us as we exchange marriage vows in Ocho Rios, Jamaica on Friday, June 22, 2018 at the beautiful 5* all-inclusive resort, MOON PALACE JAMAICA.

We have reserved a block of rooms for you to come spend the weekend or longer with us to celebrate our special day!

Reservations will be confirmed on a first come, first served basis so we encourage you to make your reservation and deposit right away! Be sure to make reservations through Claire Skies Travel, our designated travel agency, so that your reservation will be made at the special rates within our reserved group block. Please note: guests who do not make hotel reservations through the Bates/Grant group block are subject to additional hotel charges by the hotel to attend private events.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Danetta & Devon.


Wedding Date:

Friday, June 22, 2018

Official Group Travel Period:

June 19-24, 2018

You may arrive/depart any day, provided your stay includes dates within the period of June 19-24, 2018 for a minimum stay of 3 nights. Additional nights subject to availability at time of booking. AIRFARE available on request.


Located on the north coast of Jamaica, less than 90 minutes from the Montego Bay airport, Moon Palace Jamaica features 730 guestrooms and suites on a superb 17-acre beachfront property featuring the longest stretch of private beach in Ocho Rios, featuring a white sand beach fringing the resort, five lavish swimming pools, lush verdant foliage, waterfalls, plunge pools and swim-up bars.Moon Palace Main Pool

Moon Palace Lobby Bar


  • Round-trip transfers between the Montego Bay Airport* and Moon Palace Jamaica Resort
  • Round-trip transfers from the Norman Manley Airport with a minimum stay of 5 nights or longer
  • Accommodations in room category selected
  • Hotel All-Inclusive Plan
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks & bar beverages daily
  • 24-hour snacks
  • Daily activities & nightly entertainment
  • Non-motorized water sports per hotel all-inclusive plan
  • Room taxes & service charges on included features

Every suite at Moon Palace Jamaica comes with the following amenities:

  • King bed or 2 double beds
  • Private bath with shower
  • Turn-down service
  • Mini bar; sodas, bottled water, juices & domestic beer
  • Red wine upon arrival
  • Wireless internet
  • Free overseas calls to the US & Canada from your room
  • 24-hr room service
  • LCD TV w/ satellite
  • Purified water
  • CHI hair dryer/ steam iron and bath products
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • Digital safe (laptop size)
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Coffee maker
  • iPod dock
  • Iron/Steam iron

Moon Palace King Moon Palace Double

Moon Palace Bathroom

Maximum Room Occupancy: 4 persons (except Concierge Level). Maximum 2 children/junior eat and stay FREE with at least 1 adult.

Bedding in each room: 1 King (maximum 2 adults/1 child) or 2 Double beds (maximum 4 persons)

You may arrive/depart any day, provided your stay includes dates within the period of June 19-24, 2018 for a minimum stay of 3 nights.


When you book a vacation at Palace Resorts, you can earn up $1,500 in Resort Credit good towards rounds of golf, spa experiences, scuba diving and more!

3-night stay – $500 Resort Credit

4-night stay: $750 Resort Credit

5+ night stay: $1,500 Resort Credit

*16% service applies, paid at time of excursion booking at resort.


At Moon Palace Jamaica Grande Resort and Spa, the best is all included! Hit the private, white sand beach to enjoy a full range of non-motorized water sports or jump in one of our five pools complete with waterfalls, plunge pools, Jacuzzis, rope bridges, and our new sensational Lighthouse Water-slide! Score points on our two championship tennis courts, work out on the Cybex equipment or test the aerobics in our air-conditioned gym.

Main Pool


Flow Rider Wave Runner


Moon Palace Arcade

Full-service Fitness Facility

Moon Palace Gym

Club Noir


Kids Waterpark

Moon Palace Kids Water Park


Moon Palace Kids ClubMoon Palace Kids Club 3


Choose from five different restaurants and six different bars with can’t miss cuisine and craft cocktails. Delight yourself with a variety of dishes from around the world. Best of all, there’s a gourmet corridor that offers a wide variety of delectable food selections.

Buccaneers Reef – International Buffet serving breakfast lunch and dinner daily.

Pier 8 – Seafood Restaurant serving lunch and dinner daily.

Momo – Serving authentic oriental fare for dinner daily.

La Gondola – Fine Italian cuisine served for dinner each day.

Boulangerie – 24 hour coffee shop and patisserie

Loud Bar – Serving top-shelf drink nightly in the South Tower

Martini Bar – Serving top-shelf drinks nightly in the North Tower

Moon Palace Piano Bar 2


Back to Details


Although we know you wouldn’t dream of canceling your trip under normal circumstances, the unexpected sometimes happens.

To protect your investment, we strongly urge all travelers to purchase trip insurance and to do so with your initial trip deposit to ensure full coverage eligibility.

Insurance: All-in-One Travel Protection includes cancel for any reason prior to check-in, medical coverage, trip interruption/delay reimbursement* and is highly recommended.

Rates: Per person 1-4 nights $65.99 hotel only, 5+ nights $100.99 hotel only (children 2-17 pay 50%) *Must be purchased at time of initial deposit.

For detailed information on the All-In-One Travel Protection, please click here.


An initial deposit of $100 per person (double/triple occupancy) or $200 per room (single occupancy) is due with your reservation no later than November 15, 2017.

Installment payment plan available. Payments are processed on the 15th or the 30th of each month with pre-approval.
FINAL PAYMENT/FULL BALANCE due no later than March 30, 2018.


Initial trip deposit is non-refundable. Full package cost is non-refundable without travel insurance.


Email: or call 240-463-5490


U.S. CITIZENS: Valid passports are mandatory for everyone traveling internationally, and for entering or re-entering the United States by air. Many
destinations require Passports to be valid at least six (6) months past the scheduled end of your trip, and contain at least 3 blank pages for official use. Travelers intending to secure (or renew) a passport, are encouraged to do so at least 4 months prior to travel. No visas or special immunizations are required for this itinerary.

MINORS: When a minor is not accompanied by both parents or legal guardian we recommend that the responsible adult traveling with the minor take along an original, notarized, signed letter from the absent parent/legal guardian authorizing the minor to travel with you. Please check with your air carrier.

NON-US CITIZENS: are advised to contact the Embassy of Jamaica at 202-452-0660 and obtain the specific entry requirements for their nationality.