Hour Weddings is Gibraltar's oldest and largest wedding company. Hour Weddings was created by Monica Coumbe in 2007 and to this date has created over one thousand beautiful and unique events. Monica was born and has grown up in Gibraltar and has spent the whole of her career in organisation and coordination. 

Monica & her team ethos are: every wedding should be unique and utterly distinctive, no matter how extravagent or intimate. Therefore, we value the quality of our weddings over quantity. We honour all clients and work with varied budgets, no marriage is too small for us.

Monica has built strong relationships with well respected industry professionals, and is proud to be considered a planner of choice to various prestigious elite in Gibraltar  

Our highlights? All of our clients are special, however, arranging the Chief Minister's (Gibraltar) wedding was a privilege and so was the designer John Galliano's nieces wedding!


Our Story

Hour Weddings is the oldest and longest established weddings company and was founded by Monica Coumbe in 2004. Monica was born in Gibraltar and has lived there her whole life. She has worked in events all her life and decided it was time to start her own business.

Monica's team has grown over the years, she now currently has a team of three events co-ordinators, one admin staff, an interior designer and approximately eight wonderful staff who set up all large events and weddings.

Monica opened her office and wedding shop in 2013 and is the only wedding planner in Gibraltar to have these facilities. Over the years, Monica has formed relationships with all venues and suppliers in Gibraltar and South of Spain. She completes on average seventy weddings a year and eight corporate events.

Her team are very creative and offer simple registry marriages to extravagant weddings at reasonable process. There are currently four weddings planners at Hour Weddings, one stylist/decorator, five members of a 'set up crew' for large weddings and a legal team.

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Press releases

Here are some articles that have mentioned Hour Weddings at the services we provide!

“Off Gibraltar’s Main Street, winding up through towards the Upper Town, you can find a quaint little wedding shop on Governor’s Street.. Read the full article here

“Everyone’s clamouring for the services of wedding and events planner Monica Coumbe to make their celebration special.” Belinda Beckett, Essential Gibraltar magazine. Read the full article here

“Entrepreneurship in Gibraltar: a pioneering spirit”, New Statesman. Read full article here

“Gibraltar Britain in the Sun”, Express. Read full article here

 "Change your world Seminar" Read full article here

“Confetti in Gib: John Galliano’s niece weds in Gibraltar”, Confetti. Read full article here

“A woman’s work - Monica Coumbe” Read full article