Booking Hotel Blocks the Easy Way

One of the most daunting tasks associated with wedding planning is reserving a hotel room block for your guests. It’s hard to know where to begin and how to get it done right, and chances are, you’ll have a LOT of other details on your mind. That’s why we’re excited to introduce you today to Skipper! Skipper is a streamlined solution for brides and grooms to quickly and easily book wedding room blocks for their guests

Skipper’s seamless technology and expert service eliminate the extra work for brides, grooms and wedding planners alike. The days of following up on emails to hotel sales managers and playing phone tag are gone. Your time is better used on flower arrangements, cake tasting, and figuring your seating chart. Plus, Skipper also saves your guests an average of 15% on their hotel rooms, and the service is entirely free for you to use! That’s a win-win in our book.

Whether your wedding is a city ceremony or a countryside escape, Skipper’s network of over 200,000 hotels provides you with a broad spectrum of accommodations to choose from. Pick up to four of your preferred hotels and Skipper sources the lowest group rates possible. Your dedicated Skipper Travel Advisor will ensure that you get the best offers without the hassle of dealing with it yourself. Custom hotel offers are neatly displayed on your personal trip dashboard, making it easy to compare and review the rates and terms. All you have to do is accept the offer that works best for you, and you’re done. Time to share the good news with your wedding guests! Here’s a useful tip: Ask about shuttle service to and from the wedding venue as a courtesy for your guests. We don’t want them to be late!

Questions? Check out the FAQ’s about using Skipper. Not sure what all this talk about a room block is really about? Wedding Blocks 101 will help with that!


Once Wed was launched in March 2008 to meet a need in the marketplace for an online listing service for second-hand wedding dresses. Within a short time, the company had developed into an online wedding publication and resource to provide newly-engaged brides with inspiration and tools to plan their dream wedding. 

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