Tee-up for Two with The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua "Wedding on the Green" Package

Golf lovers may tee-up for two with the newest Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua destination wedding package, "Wedding on the Green," on the Kapalua Bay Course 5th tee.

 The picturesque signature hole #5 requires the golfer to carry their tee shot over Oneloa Bay. It is on this spot that golf enthusiasts will tie the knot at their "tee for two" against the backdrop of a blazing Hawaiian sunset and the crashing surf below.

A "Wedding on the Green" includes an appointment to arrange your marriage license, golf course wedding site, a clergyman, bride and groom's flowers, bottle of champagne with keepsake goblets, a circle of tropical flowers at the wedding site, wedding cake for two, solo musician, wedding photographer, album with 36 photographs and "golf cart" transportation to and from the golf green.

Other special amenities included in the package are three days of unlimited golf for two on any of Kapalua's three championship golf courses, a special gift of his and hers golf shirts, hats, golf towels, balls and tees, framed picture of the Bay Course 5th tee, three course dinner in The Anuenue Room, three night stay in ocean accommodations, breakfast for two and newspaper each day. The price for the "Wedding on the Green" is $4,500, plus Hawai`i state sales and room tax. The package is valid through December 15, 1997 and subject to availability.

The forerunner of Kapalua's three championship Audubon Certified 18-hole golf courses, the Bay Course is designed by Arnold Palmer and Francis Duane and measures a 6,600-yard, par 72 with gently rolling fairways and generous greens.

Destination weddings have become popular the world over. Many couples now forgo the wedding at home and jet off to an island for a quaint ceremony. The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua destination wedding combines style and luxury at a romantic location complete with wedding coordinators to handle every detail — a one-stop shop for couples planning their special day.

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is a 50-acre ocean front luxury resort located on Maui's lush northwest shore. The plantation-style, 548-room hotel is part of the exquisite Kapalua Resort community and was recently voted "Best Golf Resort Accommodations in the Americas" in Condé Nast Traveler's 1997 Golf Survey. For additional information on weddings or honeymoons at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, please call a travel professional or The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua at (808) 669-6200 or toll free (800) 262-8440.