Situated on a legendary oceanfront location, Montage Kapalua Bay offers access to the best of Maui. Guests experience a blend of relaxation and rejuvenation with every detail celebrating the richness of Hawaiian culture. Not to mention the historic Cliff House, know for it's breathtaking location that offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and floor-to-ceiling windows frame the spectacular evening sunsets. Director of Catering & Conference Services, Katie Cotten gives Grace Ormonde Wedding Style readers an insider's look on planning a wedding at the resort.
GOWS: If you had to describe the property in three words, what would they be?
A: Elegant, romantic, inspiring.
GOWS: What are some of the amenities and special activities that the property offers for a couple planning to have a weekend destination wedding?
A: The Montage culture of delivering personalized and memorable experiences is the hallmark of every visit to Montage Kapalua Bay. Our gracious associates will work to create memorable experiences merging the Montage spirit with Hawaii’s own gracious “ho’okipa” (hospitality). Our focus is on tradition, as Montage Kapalua Bay will incorporate the area’s coastal heritage in its design, architecture, food and cultural programming.
At this romantic beachfront setting, the spirit of Hawaii adds even more joy to your wedding day. Select your backdrop from lush lawns, captivating indoor/outdoor spaces and the legendary Cliff House perched over the sea. At Montage Kapalua Bay, it is our consuming passion to surpass your every expectation, sealing our promise to provide you and your guests with undivided attention and authentic island hospitality.
GOWS: Food is such an important element at a wedding; tell me about your menus/culinary team?
A: Our featured menus offer a selection of diversified multi-cultural cuisine. Chef Riko Bartolome can customize menus based on specific preferences. Guests can experience anything from tray pass hors d' oeuvres, plated dinners, interactive Chef stations, to buffets.
GOWS: What does the property offer couples and their guests that set you apart from everyone else?
A: At Montage, we offer the exclusive experience for our brides and grooms and only host one wedding a day. We host two gorgeous ocean front lawns, just 20-feet above the water featuring stunning views of the Pacific in which to host your ceremony and/or reception.
The Cliff House is a breathtaking location that offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, Molokai and Lana’i and is separated a short walk from the resort offering complete privacy. The Cliff House accommodates events from 10-40 guests. This premier venue offers floor-ceiling windows that frame the spectacular ocean view
Contact Montage Kapalua Bay to start planning your dream wedding!