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Laakea Ocean Wedding

Kahuku , HI
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LOCATION

Northshore of Oahu, P.O, BOX 895
Kahuku, HI US 96731 (map)

PHONE

808-777-8340

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

Laakea Ocean Wedding has several wedding venues, some exclusive, located in the heart of the North Shores of Oahu, stretching to the Windward side of Oahu. Exclusive private oceanfront... Read more
Laakea Ocean Wedding has several wedding venues, some exclusive, located in the heart of the North Shores of Oahu, stretching to the Windward side of Oahu. Exclusive private oceanfront estates with crystal clear blue waters, or saying your vows beneath a Hawaiian influenced tropical backdrop; Laakea can assist you with your wedding venue needs and desires.

Private Chef at our wedding venues, you will discover island culinary creativity that delights the palate. Custom menus appeal to a variety of tastes and local flavors that feature distinctive preparation and artistic presentation. In addition, our friendly staff, professional and attentive, will coordinate every aspect of your special occasion to ensure you a day filled with wonderful memories of the island.



For more information : Elias@laakeaoceanwedding.com

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INFO FOR WEDDING VENUE

When was your venue built?
2000
When was your venue last renovated?
2010
Describe your venue:
Manor / Mansion
Describe the style of your venue
Waterfront
What wedding services does your venue provide?
Bridal Shower, Ceremony, Reception
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
250
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
2
Does your venue offer an indoor space?
Yes
Does your venue offer a covered outdoor space?
Yes
Does your venue offer an uncovered outdoor space?
Yes
Does your venue have on-site accommodations?
Yes
What is the minimum rental fee for your venue?
2000
Catering
Offered in-house, Outside vendors welcome
Is catering included in the minimum rental fee?
No
What is the average catering price per person at your venue?
60
Event Coordination
Offered in-house
Is event coordination included in the minimum rental fee?
No

INFO FOR WEDDING PLANNING

What types of weddings do you accommodate?
Civil, Destination, Double Weddings, Eco-Friendly / Green, Military
What wedding planning services do you offer?
Day-of Coordinator, Full Planning, Partial Planning
What style of wedding do you specialize in planning?
We specialize in authentic hawaiian style beachfront/oceanfront wedding, destination weddings, civil union, LGBT friendly staff,
What sizes of weddings have you coordinated in the past?
25-300
Which venues have you worked at or are familiar with?
Loulu Palm Estates, The Plantation Estate, Moani Estate,Makalii Estate,Hale Ohana,Casa Grande ,Hale Kekela ,Ola @ Turtle Bay Resort.

REVIEWS

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Irina
Wedding:
3/10/2014
5.0/5.0
We literally fell in love with Elias. Our communication started almost a year ago and we kept postponing our wedding due to paperwork and formalities. But this professional wedding planner never let us down. He kept the estate for us and for the dates that were convenient for all our families. We cannot express all the gratitude for the marvelous wedding and beautiful memories that Elias prepared and implemented. His friendly and open personality, excellent organizational skills, extensive connections and CHARM captured our hearts forever!
Estate - huge, clean house; spacious bridal suite; bedrooms for guests and a separate cottage with bunkbeds perfect for kids (we had 13 kids and 11 adults); lovely backyard with a gorgeous mountain view; quiet location; 5 min walk to the beach, was always empty - so it's all yours!
Catering - AWESOME job with providing chefs who cooked dinners for us. Food was always fresh and mouthwatering! Elias even made sure that everything was gluten free as some of us are allergic.
Flowers and decor - We discussed it with Elias and he promised me I'll get what I want. He kept his promise – the arch was like a replica of my dream! The bouquets, leis, flower petals for the girls - all were gorgeous and classy.
Photography - Mark surprised us with the settings. We just told him that we want pix on the beach. And he took us to a couple breathtaking places. We are looking forward to seeing them soon!
Transportation - a white convertible with 'Just Married' sign on the back! We jumped with excitement when we saw it.
Elias, THANK YOU for the wedding of my life and for becoming our friend!
PS. Did you know that this incredible guy even provided the perfect weather?! It was raining nonstop when we came. It drizzled on the wedding day but when the ceremony began, the sky opened wide blue and the sun spilled all the goodness and love on us that moment! :)
Services Used: Beauty & Health, Wedding Cake, Catering, , Flowers, Officiant, Photography, Wedding Planning, Rentals & Photobooths, Transportation, Wedding Venue
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Planning a destination wedding from afar can be a very stressful process--you never know what you will get until you arrive! But Elias at Laakea Ocean Wedding was very responsive and reassuring from the moment I first contacted him almost a year prior to my wedding date to help plan my Hawaii wedding long distance. He made me feel confident that what I envisioned he would be able to accomplish within my scope and budget. He had a very can-do attitude and was very involved in the wedding event when I did finally arrive in Hawaii for the big day--directing the caterers, helping with set-up or stringing up lights--very hands on and attentive to help take care of everything so I wouldn't have to worry about a thing except to just enjoy the party! Thank you Elias and your team for all your help!
Services Used: Wedding Planning
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Elias and Lorenzo were both great to work with and a pleasure to have experienced this special day together. They worked hard throughout the whole process to make sure our wishes were met and would always do it with a smile! Thank you again guys!
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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Sarah
Wedding:
4/20/2013
5.0/5.0
Elias at Laakea Ocean Wedding was simply AMAZING! My husband and I wanted a small beach house/ vacation rental to host our ceremony and reception as well as some of our mainland guests during their stay. We had searched many websites and took a few tours for potential venues but we hadn't found "the place". I contacted Elias and told him exactly what we were looking for. He gave us an address to meet him and as soon as we walked out through the yard to the beach, we knew it was the place! Once we had the venue, the rest was simple and Elias helped us out the rest of the way.

His easy going nature and can-do attitude made me feel confident that anything was possible! Elias has great connections with area vendors which provided us with flowers, tables, food, etc. and under our budget in most cases! And he has several items in his own inventory that allowed us to skip on expensive rentals. Elias was easily accessible and promptly answered my many emails and phone calls. He accompanied my husband and me on vendor appointments to help in facilitate the meetings and to make sure that we stayed away from the non-essential items that many brides can get talked into.

Elias was on-sight all day on the wedding day. He made sure that everything was set up properly. Many thanks to Elias and his business partner, Lorenzo, for a flawless execution of the wedding itself!!
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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Bryce
Wedding:
4/13/2013
5.0/5.0
Elias is an amazing planner, his help was invaluable to the wedding coming together and being so beautiful. We highly recommend him, as his professionalism and the quality of his work is amazing!

-Bryce & Molly
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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Pam
Wedding:
4/13/2013
5.0/5.0
Elias was a huge help for Bryce and Molly's wedding. He cared about the details of lighting, decorations, sound, food and more. He was always so friendly and kind to work with. The beach house was perfect for their ceremony! Many who attended commented that it was the most beautiful location and wedding they had ever been to!
Can't thank him enough for making this day so special and memorable!
Lee and Pam Stern (parents of the bride)
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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Garrett
Wedding:
3/5/2013
5.0/5.0
Saying that Elias and the rest of the Laakea Ocean Wedding group were extremely helpful is an understatement!! They helped us coordinate wedding photography, catering, seating, and entertainment with the best in the biz. Elias has a very developed and refined contact list and was able to execute the best day of our life seamlessly! We recommend Elias to everyone for weddings, events, vacation, or whatever. Next time we do anything in Hawaii we will contact Elias and Laakea Ocean Wedding to help us reserve the vacation rental we will be relaxed to stay at.

My Wife and I learned the important lesson to focus on what you are good at, especially if it is a wedding; we are not good wedding planners. Laakea is. Elias' took the stress off and allowed us to focus on our wedding, not the ruthless coordination. Anyone who is looking to do a wedding in Hawaii should contact Elias and Laakea Ocean Weddings!!
Services Used: Wedding Planning
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ABIOLA
Wedding:
2/9/2013
5.0/5.0
Elias is simply a blessing! He is nice, super friendly and warm hearted. He is not pushy nor does he force vendors on you. He looks out for your pockets too and isn’t trying to wipe you out. Lol. He is excellent for day of coordination, the set up, service, catering, bar, minister and even the entertainment was phenomenal. Elias, went above and beyond our contract...holding/storing my wedding supplies (before), sorting out an issue with the venue (after). He truly works for his brides.

As I live in Texas, had never been to Hawaii and would be there only a few days to my wedding (destination wedding / big adventure). I was very worried, nervous; about the wedding, set up, vendors, and even the planner. After MANY phone calls, countless emails and various changes, I had the wedding of my dreams…it was an absolutely beautiful day with no regrets whatsoever. Elias proved himself really and especially on the day of. I was truly impressed and had a blast.

All our guests were happy and truly had a great time. It was a huge success, many thanks to God for his blessings and for granting Elias the strength & patience for all that he does.

Many heartfelt Mahalos!
Services Used: Catering, , Flowers, Officiant, Wedding Planning, Lighting & Decor
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Devon
Wedding:
12/7/2012
5.0/5.0
the food was superior! our guests were raving about the menu and we're glad we went with la'akea. bartender was really friendly and interacted well with everyone.
Services Used: Catering
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Elias was an excellent wedding planner... he was there for our every need and knew the best vendors on the Island. He met with us countless times for tastings, planning, etc.. He figured out a way to serve the food we'd like that was within our budget. On our wedding day, he set up everything perfectly! It was an amazing day!
Services Used: Wedding Planning
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Kristin
Wedding:
7/22/2012
5.0/5.0
Elias was not only a wedding planner, but a friend. He only thought of the best for us and not for anyone else. Everyone at our wedding said it was the best wedding they have ever BEEN to! I was truly impressed on the follow up he did with all the vendors, the customer service, the multiple meetings we had with him not only one on one but phone meetings, and the all around love he gave to us daily. He is truly a wedding planner I would recommend to any couple. As a local Hawaii resident, we could of picked anyone or done it ourselves, but we chose him and we would do it again all over. He has all the connections with the best food venue, flowers, desserts, photography, etc etc. If you want the BEST wedding ever, you better call La'akea Ocean Weddings. He even connected us with an awesome photographer who bent over backwards for our needs. Alyssapix Photography not only took pictures of our wedding, but went to the rehearsal luncheon and also provided video footage of our whole wedding for family that was away due to my cousin passing away from cancer and at his funeral the same day as our wedding! We couldn't of asked for a better wedding planner to plan our day that was picture perfect!

Thank you Elias for your perfect planning and we will definitely use you for our baby's 1st birthday - Hopefully real soon!

Love always,

Kristin and Jordan Bleasdale
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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Meaghan
Wedding:
7/21/2012
5.0/5.0
Elias was wonderful from the start! I currently live in Northern California, but I was born and raised on Oahu. I went to Hawaii in January 2012 to do as much wedding stuff as I could with my mother in law. I was referred to him by the staff at Loulu Palm Estate, (thanks Linda!) And from the moment I called to schedule a meet and greet Elias was super helpful! He and his staff went above and beyond to make sure our special day went smoothly. He was quick and easy to communicate with, not like some other vendors who took days, sometimes even weeks to respond to my emails. He also did a lot of extra little things, so I did not have to worry about them. I would HIGHLY RECOMMEND Elias to anyone near or far!!! BTW- his price is extremely reasonable! You get what you pay for and then some :)
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Faith
Wedding:
6/30/2012
5.0/5.0
Hello Brides, I know planning a wedding is a daunting task and finding a wedding planner you can trust can be just as difficult. Elias Gonzalez of Laakea Ocean Weddings is the person you want to have supporting you in your wedding planning journey. In fact, his motto is “Return the Trust,” which he certainly lives by. Elias has many years in the wedding planning business, so he can plan weddings around any budget—big or small—and can provide Full Service or Day of Services. He only cares about the happiness of the bride.

I retained Elias’ “Day-Of” services for my wedding at The Plantation Estate in Ka’a’awa. I live in California, so I had a lot of anxiety over planning my wedding in Hawaii. Over the course of a year, Elias was very attentive to my vision and responsive in helping me find the right vendors to fit my needs. He was very quick to answer phone calls and emails and even had the honesty to suggest ways to cut costs. Because Elias has his own team that sets up and staffs the ceremony and reception, you can be assured that your wedding day will run smoothly.

For my wedding, Elias really went above and beyond to plan a beautiful, intimate and elegant event for us! All of our guests raved about how AMAZING everything turned out! If you see the smile on my and my husband’s faces in Elias’ blog, it’s genuine. Brides, that’s the kind of feeling you want to have on your wedding day. You want to enjoy your day, without having to worry about any of the wedding planning details. That’s how well Elias can manage the stresses of the day for you.

Most of all, Elias is so nice and friendly, such a joy to work with—I will really miss him! Elias, thank you, Lorenzo and the rest of your team for giving us such a magical day and for making our dream wedding come to fruition! We really appreciate ALL that you and your team did to make our wedding the happiest and most memorable moment of our lives. Much Mahalo!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
Laakea Ocean Wedding went above and beyond for our wedding. Our guests loved the food and the service was fantastic. They upgraded our menu with a more delicious meat dish. Everything tasted so fresh and it made our wedding a more fun and pleasant experience for not only my groom and I, but for our guest.
Services Used: Catering
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Amber
Wedding:
6/6/2012
5.0/5.0
Elias and his team were so wonderful. Elias was always professional and he responded to my emails efficiently. Our wedding which was held at Loulu Palm Estate was breakthtaking and Elias and his team created a beautiful ceremony set up. The reception was at Ola Restaurant at Turtle Bay, the area was transformed and I was speechless. The food was fantastic and the staff extremely energetic and friendly, the musician was extremely talented and our guests were so impressed. Elias organised great suppliers for our day. I would recommend this company to anyone looking at tying the knot in Hawaii. I wish Elias and his team all the best and thank them for giving us a beautiful memorable destination wedding
Services Used: Beauty & Health, Wedding Cake, Catering, Ceremony Music, Favors & Gifts, Flowers, Officiant, Photography, Wedding Planning, Transportation, Wedding Venue, Videography
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Jovan
Wedding:
5/15/2012
5.0/5.0
Elias and his team were exceptional. They went above and beyond to ensure every detail was considered, every worry addressed and every moment was memorable. My wedding was absolutely breath-taking and a dream come true. Elias planned an intimate beach wedding, rehearsal dinner and reception and booked the transportation, chefs, live music, make-up, room and board, photography and more! (I live in Michigan) Every person that attended the wedding was very complimentary of him and his team and the experience of it all. If a bride is looking for a wedding planner with integrity and trust and who truly cares about making the brides day the most memorable ever, I highly recommend Laakea Ocean Wedding. They definitely exceeded my expectations.
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Sabrina
Wedding:
4/20/2012
5.0/5.0
Elias was SO great!! He recommended some really great vendors that were in my price range!! He was quick to respond every time I had a question, no matter what time of day or day of the week. And every time I spoke with him he was really good at reassuring me that it was all going to be perfect, Elias has a great way of making you feel at ease about everything throughout the planning process. I am from Oahu originally, but I live in LA now, so it was hard to plan a wedding without being there to taste the food and see the venue, etc. I put all my trust in Elias, and I am so happy with the way everything turned out!
Elias and his crew were so full of Aloha, and they did an amazing job, my wedding day was truy a magical and wonderful experience and I am so grateful that I found Elias to be a part of that!!! Many Mahalos To Elias and his crew at La'akea Ocean Weddings!!!
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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A.J. V.
Wedding:
4/18/2012
5.0/5.0
Elias was an absolute pleasure to work with. He was introduced to us through the wedding coordinator from our venue as someone who could help with a quiet wedding reception dinner at Ola restaurant on the North Shore of Oahu. He far exceeded all of our expectations. Being from the mainland, we had to rely heavily upon our vendors in Hawaii to help ensure everything was coordinated appropriately. Elias helped us plan an amazing tasting menu and was extremely conscientious when it came to accommodating food allergies of our guests. He also provided an absolutely stunning wedding cake which impressed all of our guests. We absolutely recommend Elias and La'akea Ocean Wedding to anyone who plans to get married in Hawaii.
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Catering
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Maria
Wedding:
3/1/2012
5.0/5.0
We hired Elias as our day of wedding coordinator from a referral from one of our vendors. We could not be happier with this decision. All of the vendors that we worked with already knew Elias and spoke very highly of him, so right from the beginning, I knew we were in great hands! But Elias was AMAZING. He went above and beyond what I would have imagined, plus he was so pleasant to work with!!! He was thorough, reliable, prompt in his responses, hard-working and so helpful!! I would highly recommend Elias!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
Oh my gosh! What can I say?! I'm speechless!.. It's been a month since my wedding and my husband and I are more than thankful to have La'akea Ocean Wedding a part of our wedding day!! Elias has been so amazing! The quality of service he provides is out of this world! Every phone call, text, email I sent him; he responds so promptly. Promptness is important to a bride especially who's planning a huge extravagant wedding :) The professionalism Elias and his team proved allowed me to put my trust in their hands. My wedding day was as perfect as can be. Not a worry in the world. Everything I've imagined was presented that day. I have no regrets or complaints.. I can go on and on about all the amazing details!.. You'll just have to experience it yourself. :) THANKS AGAIN to Elias and his team for your wonderful services on the day of our most memorable day of our lives! :)
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Hazel Robertson
Wedding:
10/22/2011
5.0/5.0
I would absolutely recommend Laakea Ocean Wedding. I always dreamed of having a wedding in Hawaii. I was trying to plan the destination wedding from Texas which made it a little tricky, but luckily I found Elias from Laakea Ocean Wedding and he did a wonderful job coordinating the wedding. He was always available for all of my questions and the vendors he provided were great! I was so glad that the Laakea Ocean Wedding team was part of my wedding because it really took a lot of stress off of me so I could focus on the true importance of the wedding; getting married to the man of my dreams! Thank you Laakea Ocean Wedding!
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AliciaC
Wedding:
10/20/2011
5.0/5.0
Elias is WONDERFUL! He has the experience, the creativity and all the things you want in a wedding planner. But he has so much more than that. He really loves what he does and really cares about the bride and groom.That seems like an obvious trait you would want but it is so so hard to find someone as genuine as Elias. I was overwhelmed with his warmth and willing to go above and beyond to ensure the day was perfect.

There were several occasions where he did more than was ever expected. While we were setting up the bartender and DJs areas we realized it was going to be a bit tight fitting the DJ where I had requested. Within minutes he was already getting his OWN tent. As a bride who tries to budget and plan ahead I was so thankful that he took charge, had a solution and didn't tack some crazy tent rental fee. He did it because he cared. He was also our bartender at the reception and I had a ton of friends from the mainland that came out for the wedding. My friends love a good party. By the end of the night I had a dozen people tell me how wonderful Elias was and how amazing the drinks were. They were definitely the best drinks I had ever had a reception!

He really made my wedding day special. All you have to do is meet Elias once and he will become part of your family. I don't know what I would have done without him! Much love and aloha from your friends Alicia and Chris!
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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AmyWarrenBode
Wedding:
9/24/2011
5.0/5.0
Elias was AMAZING! Very responsive and always enthusiastic! He made the entire wedding process easy and so much fun! He was very helpful with ideas and flexible in every situation! Elias, along with his business partner Lorenzo, were extremely personable and full of energy. We worked with them personally the whole week leading up to the wedding and there was never a moment we felt he did not have a complete handle on everything as a whole. We got great discounts from vendors he works with and everyone we met was just terrific. We had an incredible, one of kind, magical wedding and one of the main reasons everything went so smoothly was because of Elias's hard work and dedication. He and his staff worked well with each other and everyone at the wedding! We could not have been happier! If you are planning or know anyone planning on getting married in Oahu, i highly recommend contacting Elias Gonzalez!
Services Used: Wedding Planning
Laakea Ocean Wedding responded with the following comments:

We, Laakea Ocean Wedding, would like to Thank you very much for the kind and heart-felt comment. We strive to provide nothing but the best to our bridal couples. You put your entire Trust in Laakea Ocean Wedding to ensure that we pull off a elegant and ever-lasting wedding that will forever be remembered in your family's generations. We are honored to be apart of your wedding day. Laakea Ocean Wedding "Return The Trust"
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Keltie
Wedding:
7/26/2011
5.0/5.0
We planned our wedding from Australia. Having never been to Hawaii, we put our complete trust in Elias to execute our ideas. Luckily Loulu Palm recommended him and he was the very reason our dreams came true. Its scary planning when you don't know the area/vendors/etc. and Elias answered all our questions, organised our venue using top quality products and sorted out the best food. One thing our guests noticed is that Elias has a passion for planning and cared just as much as we did that our day ran smoothly. He was there from beginning to end and the day was flawless thanks to him. Elias went above and beyond his role to ensure we had everything we needed and did an amazing job of the wedding and the rehearsal dinner. We will be recommending him to everyone. You are the reason our dream became reality, you're the best!
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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Elisa
Wedding:
5/18/2011
5.0/5.0
I can't even begin to describe how thankful I am that I had Laakea Ocean Wedding (Elias G.) assist me with my wedding planning as well as the location I got married at on Oahu (The Loulou Palm Estate).

I am from the mainland and was very nervous about planning a wedding somewhere I had never been and didn't know anything about, but as soon as I talked with Elias and he began telling me about the island- the process and that he would be there to assist me with everything along the way I felt totally at ease and confident in my choice of wedding coordinator, and location. He followed through with every request, question and concern I had and went above and beyond always!

I don't even know where to begin with how amazing my day turned out. it was everything I envisioned it to be (seriously!!!). The grounds were stunning and AMAZING, the staff was accommodating and SO welcoming, the vendors that they recommended were the best to work with (Marie Blooms Flowers, Chef D'Angelo of Ola Restaurant at Turtle Bay, Pacific Party Rentals, the live music by Ellsworth Simeona and our officiant Elias Parker) and my wedding planner went above and beyond my expectations. Always responding instantly to my emails, did research for things I was curious about, found awesome deals and ways to work things in if it was a budget concern. Every detail of the day was just how I wanted it. I know Laakea Ocean Weddings and Elias took such attention to my wants and needs for my big day. As a bride doing a destination wedding this can be a major concern that your vision is being communicated and interpreted and understood.

When I arrived to the location the day of the wedding I had no worries and no stress Laakea Ocean Weddings and Elias took care of everything and made it my perfect day. Everything looked JUST as I envisioned the flowers the rental set up, the food was delicious, the ceremony officiant did a fantastic job and made it have a great hawaiian feel. It was the most awesome day of my life with my friends and family and all the people who helped to work on our big day. I wanted something laid back- elegant- beachy and Elias helped to achieve it to perfection.

My parents, family and friends who attending the wedding said it was one of the most amazing venues, and outstanding wedding coordinator they had ever had the pleasure of doing business with. (I had a lot of jealous married friends and now friends who are set on getting married on Oahu and using Elias as their coordinator).

If you are a bride who will be getting married on Oahu- have your wedding on the North Shore!!!! It will not disappoint you! I would recommend Laakea Ocean Weddings and LouLou Palm Estate to any bride looking to have a more private wedding away from the city!! Seriously the most wonderful people to work with both for coordination and for all the vendors you will need. Elias has a dream team that he works with and I loved every person I worked with.

Thank you, thank you, thank you - My wedding day was a dream come true!!!
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue
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Jane
Wedding:
2/25/2013
4.9/5.0
Laakea Ocean Wedding is very reliable. The owner Elias is so friendly and warm hearted. As I am not living and have never been to Hawaii before my wedding, I was very worried and nervous about the whole thing and, the planner (sorry....), at the beginning. But Elias has proven his professional skills and knowledge of wedding throughout the preparation and onsite. He treated me with enormous patience, politeness, and enthusiasm. And he really made me feel that he had been as excited as me about this wedding from the first phone call we had. He didn't ignore my issues and concerns for my small wedding size and budget.
So ladies, if you are still looking for a planner at Oahu (esp North Shore), Elias and his team should be your best choice.
Services Used: Wedding Planning
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
4.5/5.0
Lorenzo Pitts was our photographer for my family style, Hawaiian wedding in late June of this year. He was referred to us by a cousin of my, in which, he did photography for a local tattoo shop in Haleiwa, Pa'u Tattoo. After seeing his work and hearing about his quality of service and smiling attitude, my, now lovely husband and I, had to have him photograph our wedding. Although it was a last minute addition to our wedding, Lorenzo was definitely ready and fully capable of providing such a great and memorable service to myself, my family and everyone that attend our wedding.

He was completely flexible with working over the allotted time to capture some beautiful sunset shots and get some great footage of the reception. He had another wedding that he had to attend, but he showed great interest and pleasure in taking the time to satisfy the needs of myself and providing great memories of the reception.

Lorenzo, you are truly a star and star like you shows that you are born with a heart of gold. We thank you for being such a great photographer, a great person and overall providing great memories for generations to come. All of my family here in Hawaii loves you and we really want to see more from you and continue to strive for excellence. Honey, you deserve it.

Mahalo
Services Used: Photography, Videography
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
4.5/5.0
Mr Pitts was a great photographer and made the process so simple. He was a big help and was able to take one concern off my mind.

The photos were fantastic.
Services Used: Photography
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Hallie
Wedding:
6/12/2011
4.5/5.0
Elias is not only a wedding planner he is a wedding coordinator, travel agent, professional shopper, and more. He goes beyond what the definition of a wedding planner is, and I would rather work with him than a female any day. He understood me, my vision, very quickly and help make it a reality.
Services Used: Wedding Planning, Wedding Venue

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