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38 A W They have different packages to suit your style. Whether it be sophisticated and simple or a glorious gala, all-inclusive venues have packages to match. Customizing is expected, and there are options aplenty. It's easy to find what works best for your budget and style. Foust notes that brides can choose as many bells and whistles as their budget will allow. Their aim is to create an event that is just as beautiful to the budget-conscious bride as the most elaborate, expensive wedding. Mathews Manor, likewise, offers a variety of options. "We have everything from packages, to a la cart menus, to a single rose," Mathews says. "Mathews Manor's motto is, 'Where Every Celebration is Unique'." Payment plans are available. After the initial deposit, most all-inclusive wedding venues will give you a payment plan option. Mathews Manor, for example, offers a payment schedule at the time of booking. Stone Bridge Farms requests a deposit to hold the date. Couples do not have to pay anything more until 30 days prior to the wedding. At this time the wedding must be paid in full, but like Mathews Manor, Stone Bridge Farms also offers their brides the option to make payments at no additional charge. photography: smith squared photography all services on this page: stone bridge farms All-inclusive venues save time. On your wedding day, timing is everything. You want to have time to get dressed, do hair, makeup, and photos, in addition to all the other little things that come up that day. If you choose an all-inclusive venue, you'll have more time to deal with all the little details. Plus, your guests can go to the ceremony and easily move to the reception because it will all be on-site. You won't have to worry about out-of-town guests getting lost on their way to a different location. Food will be ready to go. Drinks will be flowing. Everything will be smooth. If your venue offers lodging for the bride and groom, it's even easier, because you can just head over to your suite after the party. And, that's just the wedding. Planning becomes a snap when all you have to do is show up and choose your options. You won't have to meet with 40 different vendors and contemplate who will work best. Your all-inclusive venue has you covered. "Mathews Manor entered into the wedding business to take the stress from the families throwing their celebrations," says Mathews.

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