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4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
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  • Flexibility 4.8
  • Value 4.8
  • Average response time 4.7

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    Aly Russell · Married on 05/08/2019

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    Absolutely amazing!

    Our day was like a dream come true. Every picture we had our in heads came to life, and the venue was beyond anything we could have imagined. Patty Flax was a wonder on the day, we didn’t have to stress at all, as she had everything handled completely and made sure it all went smoothly.

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    Tatiana Atkinson · Married on 11/11/2018

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    AMAZING experience

    I had an incredibly amazing experience with Kendall at WOW. She is so sweet and easy to work with. She listened to my ideas and planned a beautiful wedding in a month! She was on site for the day of the wedding, which was a huge relief. Everything turned out great! DEFINITELY recommend!

    Sent on 11/30/2018
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    Chelsea Moulton · Married on 10/22/2018

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    Dream wedding!

    My Husband and I got married in October 2018 and knew we wanted to get married in Maui but had no idea where to start. When we found Jackie from WOW we knew we were in good hands but there are no words to describe how amazing she was! Not only was the planning process extremely smooth, it was almost effortless. She gave us options but when we asked for her opinions she would be very honest with me on her opinions. We had a little over a year and a half to plan and she made sure that I did not stress about anything along the way. We got married at the White Orchid Beach House in Makena, Maui and it was absolutely the most stunning venue that I had ever seen. We had looked at over 10 venues before choosing and there was no comparison. When it came down to the day of, there was not a single thing that Jackie and her staff did not take care of. Everything was better than I could have imagined and she made sure that we both had everything we needed throughout the day. My husband and I have been to a good amount of weddings over the past year and we can honestly say that we have never seen a wedding flow as smoothly as it did. Not only did she make sure the vendors did their part but she also made sure that everything was on time. We had a little bit of rain before the ceremony started, which ended up being good because it kept the guests cool but also Jackie made sure that we did not start until I was comfortable with walking down the isle with a little rain. When the ceremony started the rain stopped and there are no words to describe how beautiful the weather turned out to be and we had the most amazing sunset. The beach house has the most amazing views and is the best spot on the island for an amazing sunset. The amount of compliments we received after the wedding about how well put together it was, was crazy. For a wedding of 75 guests, there was not one guest who did not compliment us on how beautiful and how well organized our wedding was. If it were not for Jackie and the WOW staff, there is no way our wedding would have exceeded our expectations as it did. We cannot thank Jackie and the WOW staff enough for everything!

    Sent on 12/19/2018
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    Hailey Mccluskey · Married on 10/09/2018

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    Amazing! Mahalo, WOW!

    We had the absolute best experience with WOW! Everything from start to finish was smooth and enjoyable. We loved planning our wedding! Our wedding day was better than anything we could ever dream of. Nani was incredible to work with. Enthusiastically recommend!

    Sent on 10/29/2018
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    Katia · Married on 09/29/2018

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    Kendall and the White Orchid Wedding team were absolutely incredible! Everything went amazingly and they even helped pull off last minute things my husband and I had forgotten about (oops on our part, YAY on their part) It was a truly magical evening and I couldn't have imagined it any other way. Highly highly recommend. Thank you so much!!

    Sent on 10/12/2018
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    Julie Kinneen · Married on 09/28/2018

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    Intimate Beach House Ceremony

    White Orchid Wedding made it easy for me to plan an intimate and beautiful ceremony. There are no words to accurately describe what an amazing event planner Kendall is. From my initial email inquiry, Kendall has been organized and professional throughout the entire process. She immediately understood my vision and seamlessly coordinated the day with expertise. When I asked for leis for my guests to wear, even on short notice Kendall delivered with gorgeous adornments that made the day even that more special. When the roads flooded the day before my wedding, I was stranded on the other side of the island with no way to get my dress from the cleaners. I called Kendall with my dilemma and without a moment of hesitation she offered to pick up my dress!! She truly goes above and beyond and her customer service far surpasses any other! My family and I are forever thankful to Kendall and White Orchid Wedding.

    Sent on 10/23/2018
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    Megan · Married on 09/21/2018

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    Kendall had a perfect understanding of what we wanted even through mostly email communication and me not being very descriptive. She was amazing and allowed us and our families to enjoy the day with no worries. We had some odd requests like zip lining between the ceremony and reception and she went above and beyond to make it work. I would absolutely recommend to anyone who wants their wedding to be beautiful and stress free!

    Sent on 10/07/2018
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    Kristy Lewis · Married on 08/09/2018

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    Kendall of White Orchid Weddings will WOW you!

    We were so blessed & lucky that Kendall of White Orchid Weddings took the reigns for our gorgeous wedding in Upcountry, Maui! We are SO HAPPY with how everything went!
    Kendall is a beautiful souled person who truly became more than a coordinator. We consider her a good friend. Her professionalism, calm, reassuring demeanor... set the tone for our whole wedding. The months leading up were much less stressful due to her encouragement, organization skill set & great, prompt communication. The days leading up to our August 2018 wedding were worrisome due to impending hurricanes... but Kendall kept calm, communicated with us & all vendors.. and made amazing last minute changes to assure we would still have the outdoor wedding of our dreams! Complete with sun & double rainbows! Now THAT'S talent ;) We have said time & time again how we couldn't imagine our wedding day without Kendall! As the bride, I was able to relax & enjoy the moment of being a bride... knowing Kendall & her team were taking care of everything. I loved my choices in vendors & was so glad that Kendall had worked with 90% of them before. It made the whole experience feel like we were being taken care of by one big family who truly cared about your wedding day experience. So sooooo happy! We highly recommend Kendall of WOW! She will wow you!

    Sent on 11/22/2018
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    Amy · Married on 07/11/2018

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    Nani was amazing to work with and managed to pull together a dream wedding for us! She had a great understanding of the vibe we wanted even when I struggled to articulate some of my ideas. I wish we could do it all over again tomorrow! Thanks again!!! Amy & Cody

    Sent on 08/02/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    So thrilled your day was all you dreamed it to be! Mahalo for choosing A White Orchid Wedding to orchestrate your day in Paradise! xoxo
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    Cindy · Married on 06/23/2018

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    We were blown away by Bernie and Steven’s excellent service. Right from the beginning, they were responsive and helpful, unlike many other wedding vendors I reached out to. We did everything by distance via phone and email, and they made it so easy! Throughout the process they kept us engaged and took care of everything. They were detail-oriented and did not miss anything from our wedding requests/designs. They did all the coordination with the venues and it was super helpful. We would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone who wants a stress-free approach to a Hawaii wedding!

    Sent on 06/21/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    Hooray! We are so happy for the two of you and grateful you selected WOW to facilitate your extra special day! xoxo
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    Julia · Married on 04/08/2018

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    Kendall was an amazing planner! She was so easy to work with and very organized! We were on the same page throughout the entire process in terms of negotiating with vendors and creating a beautiful wedding! I really don't know what I would have done without Kendall and her team.

    Sent on 05/07/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    We aim to please! So happy you and Kendall Oreta were a perfect match in planning your celebration here on the island. Hope to see you back again soon! xoxo
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    Dian · Married on 03/19/2018

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    My dream came true thanks to my wonderful planners at WOW... My then Fiancee and I didn't think of a wedding until very late, like, less than 3 months before our actual wedding day. But with the help of Bernie and Steven from WOW, things came together so nicely that we sometimes didn't realize we were in the middle of it. We ended up having a small group flying in and some don't even speak English, but my planners and the crew at the White Orchid Beach House did everything they could to accommodate our guests.
    It is an unforgettable moment of our lives--thank you, WOW, for making it happen!
    Dian & Ted

    Sent on 03/25/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    Thank you so much for your lovely words! It is our privilege to have been of assistance on this glorious day! xoxo
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    Christina · Married on 02/12/2018

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    My partner and I dreamed of getting married in Maui but, as we live in the UK, we didn't know where to start. We contacted White Orchid and were extremely lucky to be assigned to Nalani. She was WONDERFUL. Right from the start, she listened to everything we wanted, had brilliant suggestions, and always paid attention to detail. It has now been two weeks since our wedding. We are home in England, reflecting on what a perfect day we had. Nani coordinated everything flawlessly. Literally perfect. Thank you so much, Nani and the White Orchid team. :-)

    Sent on 02/26/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    We are so thrilled to see you glowing review! Nani is truly a WOW treasure and we thank you for sharing! xoxo
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    Nadia · Married on 02/03/2018

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    Professional, patient, kind, and helpful. My husband and I were extremely pleased with how things came together. In fact, everything form the table-setting to the flowers to the wedding venue and all the vendors involved exceeded our expectations. Planning a wedding from a distance had the potential to be stressful and risky, since it can be impossible to check on things.

    Thank you for making the planning process so painless and stress-free. Friends kept asking me if I was overwhelmed with the planning, and I happily would answer, “Not at all.” I had complete confidence in our coordinator taking care of things as we worked through the process. Our coordinator, Nalani, was especially sensitive to my needs as a person with disability and the needs of my family and friends. Extra special thanks to White Orchid Wedding (WOW) for installing new ramps at the beach house (without my asking) to ensure that I could access the house with no problems.

    We will definitely contact WOW if we decide to do a vow renewal in the future!:). Thanks so much for a wonderful experience, and kudos to Nani on a job well done!

    Sent on 02/22/2018
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    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    How beautiful are you two! Thank you so much for your kind words, we agree, Nani St. Germain is one in a million and we are so happy to have her as a part of our WOW team. Congratulations to you two! xoxo
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    Nikki · Married on 01/14/2018

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    I would highly recommend A White Orchid Wedding to any engaged couple. Kendall was amazing to work with; she was easy to get in contact for any of the questions or concerns I had (and I had a lot!) , she listened well to and respected the ideas/visions/budget I had, and she was laid back and reassuring, which calmed my nerves that everything would run as we had planned. Overall, Kendall is a fantastic coordinator to work with and made the planning and execution of my dream wedding come to life without a hitch. On the day of, everything ran so incredibly smoothly (hair and make up, photography, videography, and transportation all arrived on schedule) and looked better than I had envisioned, that even now, I have a difficult time verbalizing how perfect (and when I say “perfect”, I really do mean it. I honestly believe that there is nothing I would’ve have done differently) of a day our wedding was. And I cannot forget to mention WOW’s staff that helped to make my dream wedding happen. Steven, Jackie, and the rest of the event staff set up/cleaned up, bussed tables and refilled drinks, made sure my husband and I were fed, and did such a wonderful job so that our friends and family could enjoy our day without needing to worry about a thing. I cannot thank Kendall and WOW enough for making our day one we will never forget.

    Sent on 05/03/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    We are blushing!!! Sending our a special 'mahalo nui loa' to you two and our appreciation for posting such a sweet review. Hoping to see you on our island once again very soon! xoxo
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    Vickie · Married on 01/06/2018

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    We loved working with Kendall and WOW! Kendall was amazing. My husband and I decided to go with Day-of coordination so I did a lot of the planning and we meet with Kendall every so often to update her on any vendors we had booked, changes we made and to get suggestions. She always made time to meet with us and sometimes with short notice. I felt confident that we could leave our special day and all the little details in her hands and not need to worry about anything. She also met with our DJ to go over details with him to make sure everything ran smoothly, which they did. The day-of Kendall put their best coordinators on it and we were so happy with everything. Kendall and the team at White Orchid Wedding were so genuine, so professional and we could not have gotten through our wedding day without them!

    Sent on 07/24/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    We are so happy for the two of you! Thank you for your kind words and we are also so happy to have Kendall as a part of our WOW team. Cheers to the newlyweds!!! xoxo
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    C · Married on 11/15/2017

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    Kendall and WOW were both amazing to work with. Kendall was an absolute pleasure making every step of the way as easy as could be! I had never met Kendall in person and only worked with her through phone calls and emails, but she was more than wonderful and after working with her I wouldn't have had anyone else help plan our dream wedding. Kendall is very kind, helpful, and most of all very patient taking every single little thing, change, and/or detail into consideration. I would highly recommend Kendall and WOW to any bride/groom.

    Sent on 05/03/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    Our sincere appreciation for your post! At WOW we are so grateful for your choice selecting us to facilitate your magical day! xoxo
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    Ryan · Married on 11/11/2017

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    Kendall and WOW weddings were a pleasure to work with. They had relationships with top vendors to put together the perfect calibration for our perfect day. Coming from Kansas to get married in Maui, we needed local help to find the perfect vendors, venue and food. We found all that and more with WOW. They were easy to work with and made our process seamless for an out of town event with more than 60 guests. We would highly recommend Kendall and WOW for weddings or any special events in Hawaii. They sure gave us piece of mind in relaxing while they made our day perfect.

    Sent on 01/17/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    WOW what can we say but MAHALO to you for the lovely post! We are so thrilled to make your vision a reality and your day so incredibly special. Come visit us again soon! xoxo
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    Maurice · Married on 09/03/2017

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    The wife and I decided to have our destination wedding in Maui because it's where we got engaged! We're so glad we got to work with WOW specifically with Bernie and Steven. As our wedding coordinators, they were able to make our wedding day very special and to what we envisioned. Bernie and Steven were very friendly, knowledgable, and super helpful! We're so glad we made the right decision to partner with WOW. Thank you and we love you guys!

    Sent on 10/07/2017
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    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are thrilled for the two of you and wish you a lifetime of bliss! xoxo
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    Julia Pittman · Married on 08/12/2017

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    A joy to work with!

    As a venue and caterer, we had the pleasure of working with Nani and Carolee for a New Years Eve wedding on the big island that was unforgettable! They were so clear, responsive and professional. Planning a wedding with them (from the vendor's side) was easy and the wedding was gorgeous.

    We can't wait to work with them again and mahalo for being such awesome partners.

    Sent on 01/03/2019

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    Aloha Julia the feeling is mutual! Your team was brilliant and so positive. What a joy to work with such a lovely team! The cuisine, service and venue was well beyond our expectations and...that view! Cheers to the new year and we will see you again next month! xoxo
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    Brenna · Married on 03/21/2017

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    Mark and I worked with Nalani at WOW and she made the whole process so easy! We are a pretty low-key couple and wanted to do something extremely small (by small I mean just him and I). Nani was awesome at sending me all kinds of options and literally would send me a couple of options after talking with us to figure out what we wanted and she made it all happen. I especially like the detail orientation piece that she did with the cost and schedule. WOW has so many great vendors that they can recommend! The best part is how flexible they are. We were deciding on which island and she could help us on every Island. Nani was also able to get our event put together so quickly as we reached out to them in January and we were getting married in March! I am so glad that we found White Orchid Wedding!!

    Sent on 05/17/2017

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    MAHALO! for the beautiful review! We are so very happy your day was all you dreamed it to be. xoxo
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    Meghan · Married on 03/15/2017

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    Kendall at A White Orchid Wedding was so helpful from answering questions to making suggestions! She was polite, prompt and professional!! She did a great job of balancing what we were looking for with our budget. Everything was perfect from the wedding officiant, to the location, the food, the photographer and the cake!!! I can't thank White Orchid Wedding and Kendall enough for making our wedding so special and a day I will never forget!

    Sent on 05/30/2018

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    Mahalo for this sweet review from all of us here at WOW! Wishing you a lifetime of happiness and salty kisses!
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    Elaine · Married on 02/23/2017

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    White Orchid Weddings (WOW) arranged for my son’s wedding on the grounds of the Old Lahaina Luau on Maui. They did an outstanding job in every way! The venue was in the lovely garden right on the ocean front. We were a small group of only 12 persons including the bride and groom which meant we contracted for one of their smallest wedding packages, yet, the wedding planner, Nalani, made the arrangements down to every detail as though it were a large wedding. I could not have been more pleased with her attentiveness and eye for detail. The wedding was absolutely PERFECT in every way! The hair stylist and makeup artist did a terrific job and our bride was beautiful. We could not have asked for a better officiant than Reverend Kimo. He came attired in colorful Hawaiian garb and conducted a wonderful authentic Hawaiian ceremony. Rev. Kimo has a terrific sense of humor and made everyone happy and fee at ease throughout the occasion. We were greatly impressed with the on-site WOW personnel, musician, singer, and photographer, as well. They all worked together with precision and made the event flawless. The cake was delicious and gorgeous. We were escorted into the Luau following the ceremony. Our wedding dinner was incorporated into the luau which was a perfect reception, especially for the children who were present. I was completely thrilled with all WOW did to make the wedding full of a lifetime of good memories! I highly recommend WOW for your wedding plans and can assure you that you will get your monies worth!

    Sent on 03/07/2017

    A White Orchid Wedding's reply:

    Thank you so much for this lovely review! We are thrilled you had such a wonderful day here on the island. Mahalo Nui Loa! xoxo the WOW O'hana
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    Tim · Married on 01/04/2017

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    Patty Flax and White Orchid Wedding were so Great to work with. Patty took so much of her personal time with me to plan this last minute dream and she pulled it off with such ease. We did it in 10 days of planning and over the Holiday Season and everything was so perfect ...it was like a dream and will always be a special part of our lives...What an exceptional venue White Orchid House is... and the day was Perfect. It was a small wedding With a perfect mix of family and friends.
    The food was exceptional and the bar service was Great along with The staff... Floral was Beautiful and the photographer was exceptional.
    Thank you Patty Flax and the staff Bernie , Manard and Paul were Great to work at the venue from the beginning until the end to make everything perfect.
    What A Dream the entire evening turned out to be and we owe it all to this very professional team of people.
    Thank you so very much.

    Sent on 01/13/2017

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