Recently GNI Mag joined forces with Malmaison Hotel Belfast to offer one lucky couple an intimate wedding within the hotel.
Those not familiar the Malmaison hotel here in Belfast it has 62 rooms and suites that combine the city's amazing history with the funkiest contemporary style.
The hotel puts you on the doorstep of one the world's greatest maritime ports, a few minutes away from Victoria shopping centre and Titanic Quarter, and a stone's throw from the smartest bars and clubs in the city.
You can enjoy some of the coolest cocktails, scrumptious champagne or a drop 'o the black stuff in our striking black-and-silver Malbar before moving on to dinner with a difference in our Brasserie.
Their private dining room gives you a very special setting ideal for an intimate wedding reception, comfortably seating up to 30 guests.
Pictured above is Lydia Smith, Sales Manager at the Malmaison and Daniel May GNI's Operations & Development Manager. Lydia said " We are so excited to have teamed up with GNI to offer one of their friends/followers the opportunity to celebrate their Wedding/Civil Partnership at the Malmaison".
Speaking to Daniel he explained "we are so thankful for the Malmaison to offer this fantastic prize, he continued in early September we ran a social media competition across Facebook & Twitter, which reached over 12,000.
The completion closed and from all the entries 5 were selected at random and invited to a private function within the Malmaison last Friday. This gave everyone the opportunity the see the beautiful function room.
Gemma Mallon, Richard Mac Oda, Padriag Lynch, Damian Carlin and Clare Louise McGarland were all in attendance with their partners (Pictured below)
Everyone enjoyed a few glasses of bubbly and canapes while eagerly awaiting the all important draw to see who would win the fantastic prize, think i pinched about 5 of the prawns, they were delicious
Ok so the moment of truth, all the names were put into a hat and the winner was drawn by Lydia. Drum roll please.............. Padraig & Damian, were announced, I have never seen a happier or more grateful couple
The whole affair was short and sweet, all the guests had an lovely day out, 2 of the couples even decided to stay the night at the hotel.
Daniel concluded "Congratulations again to all 5 couples and a massive thanks to the Malmaison for being so accommodating"
Click here to visit the Malmaison's website and start planning your big day, also pop over to GNI's Facebook page and become a friend to be eligible for future competitions, Click here