Antiguo Casino de Puerto Rico located in San Juan, Puerto Rico is on the national register of historic places. Antiguo Casino de Puerto Rico is distinguished by its Spanish and French design. Its stunning gardens, balconies, moldings, white marble floors, majestic staircase and its beautiful 12 ft. chandelier makes up the elegance of this building. These attributes make the Antiguo Casino de Puerto Rico one of Old San Juan's most prestigious architectural relics of the 20th century. Antiguo Casino de Puerto Rico gives Grace Ormonde Wedding Style readers an insider's look on planning a wedding at San Juan's opulent wedding venue.
GOWS: If you had to describe the property in three words, what would they be?
A: Glamour, Elegance & Distinction.
GOWS: How far in advance does a couple need to reserve a wedding date?
A: Typically couples reserve a year to two years in advance.
GOWS: Are onsite wedding planners available for the wedding process?
A: No. The couple has the opportunity to choose their own wedding planner in Puerto Rico or beyond.
GOWS: Are accommodations and buyouts available? What is the capacity limit?
A: The Antiguo Casino does not provide hotel accommodations, however the are several hotels very nearby. At this time we do not offer property buyouts and the capacity limit for the Grand Ballroom is 300.
GOWS: What spaces are available for ceremonies and receptions?
A: The Antiguo Casino includes outdoor and indoor areas. The First Floor: Garden Area, (2) two Room Spaces and a Main Lobby with the central staircase. The Grand Ballroom is located on the Second Floor where receptions take place.
GOWS: Tell me about your menu customization?
A: Our Executive Chef Pablo Budet will cater to any type of menu selection chosen by our couples. We have a full menu available, but we will go furthermore with our clients to execute every detail of their menu.
GOWS: What does the property offer couples and their guests that set you apart?
A: Our facility is one who speaks for itself, from the moment you arrive to meet your wedding specialist until the arrival of that special day. We take pride of our service and guarantee that your wedding ceremony and/or reception will be the most memorable.