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Island Essentials Tent and Event Rentals

Emerald Isle , NC
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LOCATION

208-A Bogue Inlet Drive
Emerald Isle, NC US 28594 (map)

PHONE

252-354-8887

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

"Let us put the Leisure back into your most important day!" We have everything you need to make your most important day leisurely. Whether it's your wedding day, renewing your vows, your... Read more
"Let us put the Leisure back into your most important day!" We have everything you need to make your most important day leisurely. Whether it's your wedding day, renewing your vows, your annual family reunion or a corporate retreat our event specialists and online reservation system makes reserving your party rentals quick and easy.

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INFO FOR RENTALS & PHOTOBOOTHS

What items are available for rental?
Aisle Runners, Altar / Arch Arrangements, Barware, Chair Covers, Chairs, China, Dance Floor, Decor, Flatware, Glassware, Lights, Linens, Lounge Furniture, Staff, Tables, Tent Accessories, Tents
Do you offer delivery, setup, and breakdown services?
Breakdown, Delivery, Setup

REVIEWS

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Hester
Wedding:
7/4/2014
5.0/5.0
Megan did such a wonderful job of coordinating our chair delivery for us - and all around Hurricane Arthur! My husband and I weren't worried about the hurricane disrupting our ceremony, since all the locals felt that it would blow through in plenty of time, even though we were getting married on the beach. It helped us to know days ahead of time that Megan already had a plan for how to make sure the chairs got to us in plenty of time without putting any of her workers at risk. I'm sure other brides have had to scramble at the last minute when forces of nature got in the way of their plan, but we were able to just sit back and relax throughout the storm knowing that no matter where our wedding ended up happening, we at least had all the chairs we needed to make our guests comfortable. She was willing to work with both us and Krystal, our amazing coordinator, to make sure our day ran smoothly. She was quick and easy to communicate with, and her friendliness put us right at ease.
Megan did such a wonderful job of coordinating our chair delivery for us - and all around Hurricane Arthur! My husband and Read more...
Megan did such a wonderful job of coordinating our chair delivery for us - and all around Hurricane Arthur! My husband and I weren't worried about the hurricane disrupting our ceremony, since all the locals felt that it would blow through in plenty of time, even though we were getting married on the beach. It helped us to know days ahead of time that Megan already had a plan for how to make sure the chairs got to us in plenty of time without putting any of her workers at risk. I'm sure other brides have had to scramble at the last minute when forces of nature got in the way of their plan, but we were able to just sit back and relax throughout the storm knowing that no matter where our wedding ended up happening, we at least had all the chairs we needed to make our guests comfortable. She was willing to work with both us and Krystal, our amazing coordinator, to make sure our day ran smoothly. She was quick and easy to communicate with, and her friendliness put us right at ease. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Valarie
Wedding:
5/10/2014
5.0/5.0
Everything we ordered was perfect and really made our vision of the perfect wedding come to life. They even delivered an item we forgot 3 hours before the wedding (How's that for service?!!) You guys did an awesome job and thank you so much for making our special day even more special.

Val and Bryant
Everything we ordered was perfect and really made our vision of the perfect wedding come to life. They even delivered an Read more...
Everything we ordered was perfect and really made our vision of the perfect wedding come to life. They even delivered an item we forgot 3 hours before the wedding (How's that for service?!!) You guys did an awesome job and thank you so much for making our special day even more special.

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Services Used: Lighting & Decor, Rentals & Photobooths,
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Holly
Wedding:
5/3/2014
5.0/5.0
Megan and the entire Island Essentials crew was amazing!!!!! Everything was perfect from the initial meetings to the wedding day set up. Megan and the staff exceeded my expectations and I would recommend them to anyone for any type of event. Thank You, Thank You, Thank You! We couldn't have done it with out you all! - Holly Wilson :)
Megan and the entire Island Essentials crew was amazing!!!!! Everything was perfect from the initial meetings to the Read more...
Megan and the entire Island Essentials crew was amazing!!!!! Everything was perfect from the initial meetings to the wedding day set up. Megan and the staff exceeded my expectations and I would recommend them to anyone for any type of event. Thank You, Thank You, Thank You! We couldn't have done it with out you all! - Holly Wilson :) Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Jessica
Wedding:
8/24/2013
5.0/5.0
Island Essentials is a wonderful company. Their very pleasant employees arrived on time to deliver the chairs, tables, and audio equipment we rented. When they set-up the tables and chairs the way I asked, then I realized I wanted it another way, they volunteered to rearrange everything so I did not have to! All items I rented were exactly as they were described to me on the internet. Their prices are also very reasonable compared to other rental companies in the area. Highly recommend!
Island Essentials is a wonderful company. Their very pleasant employees arrived on time to deliver the chairs, tables, and Read more...
Island Essentials is a wonderful company. Their very pleasant employees arrived on time to deliver the chairs, tables, and audio equipment we rented. When they set-up the tables and chairs the way I asked, then I realized I wanted it another way, they volunteered to rearrange everything so I did not have to! All items I rented were exactly as they were described to me on the internet. Their prices are also very reasonable compared to other rental companies in the area. Highly recommend! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Island Essentials were great. They came and set everything up for us the day of the wedding and worked with us over the phone beforehand to make sure we had what we needed.
Island Essentials were great. They came and set everything up for us the day of the wedding and worked with us over the Read more...
Island Essentials were great. They came and set everything up for us the day of the wedding and worked with us over the phone beforehand to make sure we had what we needed. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Chris
Wedding:
3/30/2013
5.0/5.0
Everyone at Island Essentials made our wedding and absolute breeze when it came to the equipment rentals. From Megan to the guys who set it up they were all great! We rented our chairs, tables, linens, dance floor, tents, lights, and wine glasses through them. Everything was there on time and when it was all set up looked amazing. They truly cared to make sure we had everything we needed and wanted.
Everyone at Island Essentials made our wedding and absolute breeze when it came to the equipment rentals. From Megan to Read more...
Everyone at Island Essentials made our wedding and absolute breeze when it came to the equipment rentals. From Megan to the guys who set it up they were all great! We rented our chairs, tables, linens, dance floor, tents, lights, and wine glasses through them. Everything was there on time and when it was all set up looked amazing. They truly cared to make sure we had everything we needed and wanted. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
Island Essentials did a wonderful job with our wedding. The quality of the rental equipment was very high and they were flexible with me as we tried to make a few small final changes. Krystal was awesome and gave great decor ideas.
Island Essentials did a wonderful job with our wedding. The quality of the rental equipment was very high and they were Read more...
Island Essentials did a wonderful job with our wedding. The quality of the rental equipment was very high and they were flexible with me as we tried to make a few small final changes. Krystal was awesome and gave great decor ideas. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Georgia
Wedding:
9/29/2012
5.0/5.0
I was very pleased with everything! Heidi and Krystal made things run smoothly which is
a real concern when you are not familiar with the area . Heidi is very creative with her flower designs. I did not see the room decorated until we walked in for the Rehearsal Dinner. It more than met my expectations.
I was very pleased with everything! Heidi and Krystal made things run smoothly which is
a real concern when you are Read more...
I was very pleased with everything! Heidi and Krystal made things run smoothly which is
a real concern when you are not familiar with the area . Heidi is very creative with her flower designs. I did not see the room decorated until we walked in for the Rehearsal Dinner. It more than met my expectations. Read less
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Flowers, Transportation, Wedding Venue
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Annie
Wedding:
6/29/2012
5.0/5.0
Island Essentials was a fantastic company to work with. They handled every request I threw at them in stride and worked closely with me to ensure we had everything we needed for our wedding, but also that we were not paying for items that were not necessary. 5 stars all the way around.
Island Essentials was a fantastic company to work with. They handled every request I threw at them in stride and worked Read more...
Island Essentials was a fantastic company to work with. They handled every request I threw at them in stride and worked closely with me to ensure we had everything we needed for our wedding, but also that we were not paying for items that were not necessary. 5 stars all the way around. Read less
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Rentals & Photobooths, Wedding Venue
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
Krystal was great to work with!
Krystal was great to work with!
Krystal was great to work with! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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abr78
Wedding:
6/1/2012
5.0/5.0
This was the only vendor I was "required" to work with, and I couldn't be happier with them. I worked with Krystal in the months leading up to the wedding and she was very responsive and always willing to help me with changes and offer suggestions. I worked with Megan a little in the months leading up to my wedding, but she was my contact on the day of the wedding and she was awesome too! She helped me obtain items I didn't request until the morning of the wedding. They were both so flexible and helpful.

Delivery and set-up was very smooth. They have some great guys on their delivery team. I especially appreciated that the set-up crew put up a SOLID tent. There was a severe thunder storm watch the night of my wedding with gusts just over 30 mph (thank god no rain). That tent really got blown around, but it stayed solid.
This was the only vendor I was "required" to work with, and I couldn't be happier with them. I worked with Krystal in the Read more...
This was the only vendor I was "required" to work with, and I couldn't be happier with them. I worked with Krystal in the months leading up to the wedding and she was very responsive and always willing to help me with changes and offer suggestions. I worked with Megan a little in the months leading up to my wedding, but she was my contact on the day of the wedding and she was awesome too! She helped me obtain items I didn't request until the morning of the wedding. They were both so flexible and helpful.

Delivery and set-up was very smooth. They have some great guys on their delivery team. I especially appreciated that the set-up crew put up a SOLID tent. There was a severe thunder storm watch the night of my wedding with gusts just over 30 mph (thank god no rain). That tent really got blown around, but it stayed solid. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Lisa
Wedding:
5/26/2012
5.0/5.0
Krystal and Megan were great. The set up team was awesome. They worked quickly and when we returned that evening from the rehersal dinner, all items were assembled and ready to go for the wedding the next morning. Everyone went above and beyond to make sure we were kept up to date on where things stood with the rental equipment and meeting our schedule.

Thank you guys for the professional service and the quality of the rental equipment was superior.
Krystal and Megan were great. The set up team was awesome. They worked quickly and when we returned that evening from the Read more...
Krystal and Megan were great. The set up team was awesome. They worked quickly and when we returned that evening from the rehersal dinner, all items were assembled and ready to go for the wedding the next morning. Everyone went above and beyond to make sure we were kept up to date on where things stood with the rental equipment and meeting our schedule.

Thank you guys for the professional service and the quality of the rental equipment was superior. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Fawgirl
Wedding:
5/19/2012
5.0/5.0
Island Essentials has done both our son and daughter's weddings. Two years apart. I never worried one moment. Thank you for making their special days worry free.I certainly had enough to handle.When events are so special I expect everything told to me to be just as promised.You did it!
Thanks again for dependable service.Everything looked great. Yes I would use your rentals again and would certainly recommend your business anytime.
Thank you,
Mike and Cindy Faw
Island Essentials has done both our son and daughter's weddings. Two years apart. I never worried one moment. Thank you Read more...
Island Essentials has done both our son and daughter's weddings. Two years apart. I never worried one moment. Thank you for making their special days worry free.I certainly had enough to handle.When events are so special I expect everything told to me to be just as promised.You did it!
Thanks again for dependable service.Everything looked great. Yes I would use your rentals again and would certainly recommend your business anytime.
Thank you,
Mike and Cindy Faw Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Sarah
Wedding:
5/18/2012
5.0/5.0
Krystal and the island essentials crew did a great job! Every rental item that we needed was quickly acquired even from other rental companies if IE didn't have it. Even a tent for our raining wedding was quickly arranged! All the equipment arrived at the venues right on time and was broken down on time. All emails were replied to very fast. All in all they made our wedding awesome!
Krystal and the island essentials crew did a great job! Every rental item that we needed was quickly acquired even from Read more...
Krystal and the island essentials crew did a great job! Every rental item that we needed was quickly acquired even from other rental companies if IE didn't have it. Even a tent for our raining wedding was quickly arranged! All the equipment arrived at the venues right on time and was broken down on time. All emails were replied to very fast. All in all they made our wedding awesome! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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ClHarvey
Wedding:
5/6/2012
5.0/5.0
They came in a timely manner to deliver and was very nice and making sure it was perfect for the look i wanted. Also they came back later in the day and pickup the whole experience was hassle free, professional & I would recommend to anyone looking for these services. Every question i had was handled without me feeling bad about bugging them so much...I love this company! They are so good at what they do!
They came in a timely manner to deliver and was very nice and making sure it was perfect for the look i wanted. Also they Read more...
They came in a timely manner to deliver and was very nice and making sure it was perfect for the look i wanted. Also they came back later in the day and pickup the whole experience was hassle free, professional & I would recommend to anyone looking for these services. Every question i had was handled without me feeling bad about bugging them so much...I love this company! They are so good at what they do! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Retta
Wedding:
10/1/2011
5.0/5.0
We had my daughters wedding on the beach. We had no problems with getting the arbor dropped off and picked up at our convenience. The arbor is very well made and the price was very reasonable.
We had my daughters wedding on the beach. We had no problems with getting the arbor dropped off and picked up at our Read more...
We had my daughters wedding on the beach. We had no problems with getting the arbor dropped off and picked up at our convenience. The arbor is very well made and the price was very reasonable. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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KBLippert
Wedding:
9/5/2010
5.0/5.0
Island Essentials was great! They helped us every step of the way for our wedding! We really enjoyed working with these guys, and they set everything up for us beautifully! I would recommend them for any event. We would definitely work with them again.
Island Essentials was great! They helped us every step of the way for our wedding! We really enjoyed working with these Read more...
Island Essentials was great! They helped us every step of the way for our wedding! We really enjoyed working with these guys, and they set everything up for us beautifully! I would recommend them for any event. We would definitely work with them again. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Gwynne
Wedding:
10/3/2009
5.0/5.0
Island Essentials had everything I needed and they were great to work with. They were friendly and set up everything for us. Everything that we rented was in good shape and worked perfect for us. We had a great wedding!
Island Essentials had everything I needed and they were great to work with. They were friendly and set up everything for Read more...
Island Essentials had everything I needed and they were great to work with. They were friendly and set up everything for us. Everything that we rented was in good shape and worked perfect for us. We had a great wedding! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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LMurray369
Wedding:
5/16/2009
5.0/5.0
The Island Essentials Team was great to work with. I reserved the chairs for the ceremony a month ahead of time and never worried about a thing. They delivered the rentals and picked them up at the times specified. They were great to work wtih and very responsive! My husband and I would strongly recommend them!
The Island Essentials Team was great to work with. I reserved the chairs for the ceremony a month ahead of time and never Read more...
The Island Essentials Team was great to work with. I reserved the chairs for the ceremony a month ahead of time and never worried about a thing. They delivered the rentals and picked them up at the times specified. They were great to work wtih and very responsive! My husband and I would strongly recommend them! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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jlicko
Wedding:
10/4/2008
5.0/5.0
Very friendly and easy to work with!
Very friendly and easy to work with!
Very friendly and easy to work with! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Fireman's girl
Wedding:
9/12/2008
5.0/5.0
We rented white benches for our ceremony out on the beach from these guys and they were beautiful, strong and very sturdy benches. They held a lot of people and the delivery crew was very nice. They worked very hard carrying those heavy things all the way down three flights of stairs after already going up three flights of stairs and set them up very nicley. Everyone at this place was very helpful. They are priced nicley as well.
We rented white benches for our ceremony out on the beach from these guys and they were beautiful, strong and very sturdy Read more...
We rented white benches for our ceremony out on the beach from these guys and they were beautiful, strong and very sturdy benches. They held a lot of people and the delivery crew was very nice. They worked very hard carrying those heavy things all the way down three flights of stairs after already going up three flights of stairs and set them up very nicley. Everyone at this place was very helpful. They are priced nicley as well. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths, Unique Services
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JeniW.
Wedding:
8/31/2008
5.0/5.0
Jamie Wax of Island Essentials was so flexible and helpful. Island Essentials will respond to your requests promptly and the prices are very reasonable. Jamie provided very professional and friendly service on my special day. We couldn't have done it without them!!!
Jamie Wax of Island Essentials was so flexible and helpful. Island Essentials will respond to your requests promptly and Read more...
Jamie Wax of Island Essentials was so flexible and helpful. Island Essentials will respond to your requests promptly and the prices are very reasonable. Jamie provided very professional and friendly service on my special day. We couldn't have done it without them!!! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Brianne
Wedding:
5/3/2014
4.9/5.0
Island Essentials worked with me to create exactly what I was envisioning for my rentals! I did not want a tent at all if the weather was nice and wanted to have lights hung over the reception space like a European cafe kind of look. Instead of setting up the full tent, two days before the reception they came and did only the square base and left off the peak and the top. It worked out perfectly! They were very patient and accommodating as we tried to figure out where we wanted everything and dropped off/picked up everything on schedule!
Island Essentials worked with me to create exactly what I was envisioning for my rentals! I did not want a tent at all if Read more...
Island Essentials worked with me to create exactly what I was envisioning for my rentals! I did not want a tent at all if the weather was nice and wanted to have lights hung over the reception space like a European cafe kind of look. Instead of setting up the full tent, two days before the reception they came and did only the square base and left off the peak and the top. It worked out perfectly! They were very patient and accommodating as we tried to figure out where we wanted everything and dropped off/picked up everything on schedule! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Kelly
Wedding:
5/4/2013
4.8/5.0
Large selection of colors for linens. Everything was set up and taken down by the company. I had no worries of having to clean anything up and I was able to enjoy my wedding and reception.
Large selection of colors for linens. Everything was set up and taken down by the company. I had no worries of having to Read more...
Large selection of colors for linens. Everything was set up and taken down by the company. I had no worries of having to clean anything up and I was able to enjoy my wedding and reception. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Stephanie
Wedding:
6/16/2012
4.8/5.0
The tent and other rental items were perfect for our waterfront wedding. Krystal was super to work with - from the initial consultation, to the walk-through, to the day of the event. She even made a trip out to the event site the day of the wedding to bring additional items needed. Thanks for making our day so awesome!!
The tent and other rental items were perfect for our waterfront wedding. Krystal was super to work with - from the initial Read more...
The tent and other rental items were perfect for our waterfront wedding. Krystal was super to work with - from the initial consultation, to the walk-through, to the day of the event. She even made a trip out to the event site the day of the wedding to bring additional items needed. Thanks for making our day so awesome!! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
4.7/5.0
The only issue we had was the tables not being put in the right spot. I asked the people setting up if they had been told where things went, and they assured me they had. However, they clearly did not know the proposed layout. Otherwise, things went smoothly. Thank you.
The only issue we had was the tables not being put in the right spot. I asked the people setting up if they had been told Read more...
The only issue we had was the tables not being put in the right spot. I asked the people setting up if they had been told where things went, and they assured me they had. However, they clearly did not know the proposed layout. Otherwise, things went smoothly. Thank you. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Sue
Wedding:
4/17/2009
4.7/5.0
We changed our order several times and Island Essentials never complained, they just filled the order! Thanks!
We changed our order several times and Island Essentials never complained, they just filled the order! Thanks!
We changed our order several times and Island Essentials never complained, they just filled the order! Thanks! Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Erin&Matt
Wedding:
8/6/2014
4.6/5.0
I just needed a few things my venue didn't provide. They were easy to work with and everything was set up for me.
I just needed a few things my venue didn't provide. They were easy to work with and everything was set up for me.
I just needed a few things my venue didn't provide. They were easy to work with and everything was set up for me. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Ariel
Wedding:
1/9/2010
4.6/5.0
They are toatlly affordable and doable, even if you are not the most creative person. awesome inspiration,He had really innovative ways to keep the guests involved in the festivities ,I can't write enough good things about his work, but I can say that if you want your guests to talk about your wedding for years to come then it needs to be invited .
They are toatlly affordable and doable, even if you are not the most creative person. awesome inspiration,He had really Read more...
They are toatlly affordable and doable, even if you are not the most creative person. awesome inspiration,He had really innovative ways to keep the guests involved in the festivities ,I can't write enough good things about his work, but I can say that if you want your guests to talk about your wedding for years to come then it needs to be invited . Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Pam and Mike
Wedding:
10/10/2010
4.5/5.0
Island Rentals was very helpful in our process and the bamboo arbor was just what we were looking for, beachy without being tacky. Quick to answer phone calls, only issue I had was they forgot several items when they picked up the rentals and I had to call twice to have them hauled away. Otherwise great service, they set up quickly and were very nice to work with.
Island Rentals was very helpful in our process and the bamboo arbor was just what we were looking for, beachy without Read more...
Island Rentals was very helpful in our process and the bamboo arbor was just what we were looking for, beachy without being tacky. Quick to answer phone calls, only issue I had was they forgot several items when they picked up the rentals and I had to call twice to have them hauled away. Otherwise great service, they set up quickly and were very nice to work with. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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jadeane
Wedding:
5/7/2010
4.5/5.0
Great selection to choose from! A professional and fun staff to work with! Rentals are a little pricey to begin with, but they have the most competitive prices in the area.
Great selection to choose from! A professional and fun staff to work with! Rentals are a little pricey to begin with, but Read more...
Great selection to choose from! A professional and fun staff to work with! Rentals are a little pricey to begin with, but they have the most competitive prices in the area. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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April
Wedding:
4/11/2009
4.2/5.0
Island Essentials notified me ahead of time that the sea grass I had order was not in good enough shape for me to use. They could have waiting until that day to realize that I had requested it, which would have left me scrabbling.
Island Essentials notified me ahead of time that the sea grass I had order was not in good enough shape for me to use. Read more...
Island Essentials notified me ahead of time that the sea grass I had order was not in good enough shape for me to use. They could have waiting until that day to realize that I had requested it, which would have left me scrabbling. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths
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Private User
Wedding:
7/12/2014
1.8/5.0
Our wedding was beautiful, but because of the effort from the bridal party setting up the items that they dropped off after paying the leisure prices. Twice the employees were rude to us on the phone, because they did not make the information clear to us and rudely assumed we knew what they wanted from us. The employees that traveled the equipment to us (that barely did what they were paid to do) were extremely rude to us and our family, took way too many smoke breaks while we were rushing to set up before (and during!) the rehearsals, were dressed inappropriately, and had already showed up hours late after we called 10 times to find out when they were coming finally (after we already notified them when our rehearsal was suppose to be). They also did not show up for clean up when the contract said they were going to, so we had to sit around at the house for 2 days waiting on them expecting for their arrival at any time. And they threw our personal items into a box as if they've already done us a good deed. They even expected my very apparently pregnant cousin to carry heavy items up two sets of stairs! We tried to be patient with them, and maybe it was just a rough week for them, but we paid a lot of money to them so we could have a great time for our wedding but instead it was extremely stressful. The materials they have are beautiful, just wish the employees were more helpful and more efficient with time and information.
Our wedding was beautiful, but because of the effort from the bridal party setting up the items that they dropped off Read more...
Our wedding was beautiful, but because of the effort from the bridal party setting up the items that they dropped off after paying the leisure prices. Twice the employees were rude to us on the phone, because they did not make the information clear to us and rudely assumed we knew what they wanted from us. The employees that traveled the equipment to us (that barely did what they were paid to do) were extremely rude to us and our family, took way too many smoke breaks while we were rushing to set up before (and during!) the rehearsals, were dressed inappropriately, and had already showed up hours late after we called 10 times to find out when they were coming finally (after we already notified them when our rehearsal was suppose to be). They also did not show up for clean up when the contract said they were going to, so we had to sit around at the house for 2 days waiting on them expecting for their arrival at any time. And they threw our personal items into a box as if they've already done us a good deed. They even expected my very apparently pregnant cousin to carry heavy items up two sets of stairs! We tried to be patient with them, and maybe it was just a rough week for them, but we paid a lot of money to them so we could have a great time for our wedding but instead it was extremely stressful. The materials they have are beautiful, just wish the employees were more helpful and more efficient with time and information. Read less
Services Used: Rentals & Photobooths

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