Frequently asked questions
What Is The Capacity For A Wedding At Ravisloe?
Ravisloe Country Club can host weddings up to 300 guests.
Is There a Minimum Guest Count?
Yes. Due to high demand and the fact that Ravisloe hosts only ONE wedding per day.
Do I Need To Guarantee A Certain Number of Guests?
We do understand that guest count can fluctuate, but we do require a minimum of 150 guests to book a Saturday wedding at Ravisloe and 50 guest minimum all other days.
Do I Need To Be A Member?
Ravisloe Country Club is a PUBLIC venue, so anyone can golf or book an event.
What Is Your Pricing?
Pricing a wedding can fall into a wide range and is largely determined by the size of your event. Our wedding staff will work with you to customize a package to ensure you receive exactly what you want.
Do You Have Outdoor Facilities?
Our ivy-covered courtyard is a beautiful setting for your ceremony as well as for people to step outside throughout the evening. You may even decide to toss your bouquet from our balcony or grab some fresh air at our gazebo.
Are There Hotels In The Area?
La Banque Hotel, an 18-room boutique hotel is located just three minutes from Ravisloe and is the perfect spot for the happy couple, bridal party and out of town guests. La Banque is available for room blocks for guests, or wedding parties can reserve the entire hotel for an entirely private event.
Is There A Service Charge on Top of the Bill?
Yes, There is an 20% service charge that will be applied to food and beverage.
Are There Any Cleaning Fees, Overtime Charges, Insurance-Fees?
Ravisloe Country Club reserves the right to charge a damange/cleaning fee if necessary after the wedding. Anything exceeding said event times will incur a fee of $100 per ½ hour and will be billed to client or deducted from initial deposit. Proof of liability insurance may be required.
Can You Provide A List of Venue Policies?
Venue policies will all be listed in your event contract.
Do You Allowed Outside Alcohol?
All alcohol consumed on Ravisloe's premises must be purchased at Ravisloe Country Club.
May I Use My Own Catering Service?
Due to licensing and insurance requirements, all food and beverages to be served on RCC property must be supplied and prepared by RCC. No outside food or beverage will be allowed on the premises (with the exception of cakes or sweet tables from commercial bakeries) without permission of RCC.
What Are My Vendors Set-Up and Breakdown Time?
Any outside vendor such as bands, dj, florists, bakeries, etc. must be fully licensed and insured. All outside vendors contracted should be informed that they have a 4 hour window from start of ceremony or reception, to set up before the event and maximum of 1 hour after conclusion of the wedding to unload, breakdown or gather property. Subject to availability of venue, vendors will have the option to pick up the following day. Anything exceeding said times will incur a fee of $100 per ½ hour and will be billed to client or deducted from initial deposit.
Is There A Shuttle Service Available For My Guests?
Ravisloe Country Club does not provide shuttle service, but our events staff can work with you to find a reliable service in the Homewood area. Our preferred vendor is Driver Transportation Services, which can be reached at 708.577.3553 or email@example.com
Am I allowed to take home leftover food from my event?
Unforutantely, no. Health department regulations strictly prohibits food that has been sitting out from leaving the facility with guests.
How do I secure my date?
All wedding bookings require a $1,500 deposit to secure the date.
Do you hold dates?
No, the venue is booked on a first come, first served basis.
Does the venue allow candles?
Yes, candles may be used if they are enclosed in proper holders and the flame is protected on all sides.
Does the venue allow confection decor?
Unfortuantely, Ravisloe does NOT allow decor items such as confetti, glitter, rice, streamers, fake petals, and poppers.
Do you allow late night snacks?
Yes, we do allow late night snacks for weddings at no additional charge. Whether Ravisloe places an order for you, or you bring in your own late night snack vendor.
Do we have access to the bridal suite/grooms room?
For wedding parties that have both a ceremony and reception at Ravisloe have access to our bridal suite and grooms room 7 hours prior to their wedding until 1 hour after their wedding end time.