Happy Wedding Anniversary! Renewing your wedding vows marks a memorable milestone. Whether it’s your 5th, 10th, 12th or 25th year of marital bliss. How much does it cost to renew marriage vows with a wedding blessing?

How long does the celebratory ceremony last with or without witnesses? Well, a vow renewal has no legal status; the non-legally binding ceremony requires no paperwork and lasts 15 to 20 minutes.

Celebrating your marriage to reaffirm your love for each other costs money, how much? A vow renewal ceremony costs range from €395 – €1200 with celebrant (+ travel and accommodation) and without wedding venue. Read on…

Renewing your wedding vows

Renewing your wedding vows and the cost to renew marriage vows

What does it cost to renew marriage vows at an approved location? Birgit, Charly & celebrant Amsterdam

The couple’s anniversary

Birgit and Charly from Austria planned a special trip for their 25th wedding anniversary. Motivated to renew their vows in Amsterdam, the inseparable team wanted to recite promises of love during a renewal of vows ceremony.

wedding anniversary amsterdam and the cost to renew marriage vows

 Wedding blessing – Renewal of vows ceremony with or without religious content! Birgit and Charly

Vow renewal in Amsterdam,NL

Over the years Birgit and Charly’s relationship has evolved and changed. So, they were determined to celebrate their 25 years of marriage and hold a renewal of vows ceremony in the heart of buzzing Amsterdam.

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Renewed commitment. “It is important to us to be together and ride a tandem bike made for two!” Birgit & Charly

Renewing your wedding vows

Happy couple: Birgit and Charly

Venue: Odine Boat Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Date: 14th June 2022

Charly and Birgit are Austrian (the proud parents of two beautiful children), their hometown is Neuhofen im Innkreisand. Happily married for 25 years they celebrated their love with a renewal of the vows wedding ceremony.

Renewing your wedding vows abroad – celebrate a special anniversary!


Saloon boat Ondine, Amsterdam was Birgit and Charly’s chosen wedding venue to relive their marriage day with a renewal of vows ceremony. The authentic location reflected their shared history and renewed faith in the strength of their love.

Wedding anniversary or wedding renewal vow ceremony: Renewing your wedding vows abroad!

Wedding renewal of vows ceremony

The email read: 

“Dear Clover ! My husband and I married on 14 June 1997. On our wedding day we will be in Amsterdam. We want marry again. Can you help us to find a vow renewal script, florist, hair, boat, photographer and tandem bike? Regards, Birgit”

Planning of the renewal of vows ceremony

Crafting Birgit and Charly’s renewal of vows script was a pleasure. We worked together to create a wedding speech that relived their 1st wedding anniversary. It was a happy occasion and encapsulated their love and shared history.

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Renewing your wedding vows abroad – get married again – customised vow renewal ceremony script.  

Wedding blessing ceremony abroad

The personalised renewal of vows ceremony included the couples promises and rings. They said excitedly; “We downloaded a special playlist to reaffirm our love and vow renewals.” It added an extra special touch and set the tone for the special occasion.

Renewal of Vows Ceremony couple kissing on Amsterdam canal

Vow renewal ceremonies – Renewal of vows ceremonies – Friendship endures,” – Prince William

Schedule of events – renewal of vows | Birgit & Charly


  • Hotel Estherea Singel 303-309, 1012 WJ Amsterdam
  • Ondine Boat
  • Bridge – Clover
  • Tandem for two

Ceremony theme & dress code: casual & relaxed

Time: 13.30pm until 14.00pm

Breakfast – Hotel Estherea9.00 – 09.30Birgit und Charly
Hair & Makeup10.00Jitty
Bridal Bouquet arrives10.00Bloemenweelde
Celebrant & photographer arrives11.15 


Tandem bike for two – Black Bike.com

Bridge – photo shoot




Tandem bike for two – return12.45Clover Jean

Birgit and Charly

Evie – Photographer

Depart for the boat located at Double Tree Hotel by CS Amsterdam/Sea Palace13.00 

Arrival at boat

Pick-up point – Double Tree Hotel nr. Sea Palace.


Requirements:  ·        JBL with Bluetooth von Birgit und Charly  ·        Table for the signing of certificate.

Renewal of vow ceremony  Clover Jean

Birgit und Charly


1ST sonG: weilst a herz hast wie a bergwerk by reinhard fendrich

Evie – Photographer

Personal vows & Official vows


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Exchanging of wedding anniversary gift /rings


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Signing of symbolic marriage certificate: 13.45Clover Jeansigning of certificate 3rd song – THE ROSE – BETTE MIDLER
The kiss13.50 
Closing Remarks


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End of Wedding Blessing Ceremony

Announcement is made.


Clover & Photographer leave the boat

Happy couple continue boat trip.


Drop-off location Double Tree Hotel by CS

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Humphrey’s Restaurant Amsterdam





Say ‘I Do’ – get married again

Charly and Birgit had written their own vows to celebrate their 25th anniversary. Amidst joyful tears the couple proclaimed their love to support and care for one another forever. Simultaneously they said, “We do.” Thereafter, wedding rings were exchanged.

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Reaffirmation of vows – signing of certificate

Re-affirming their marriage vows sealed Birgit and Charly’s everlasting love for one another. Signing a symbolic certificate sealed 25 years of love, I said; “You may now kiss each other.” And presented a commemorative certificate.

What are costs to renew marriage vows with a wedding blessing?

cost to renew marriage vows? Rosanne & Ricardo – Wedding Blessing in Amsterdam

Vow renewal ceremony | the suppliers & vendors

Venue – Ondine boat, Amsterdam

Restaurant –Humphreys Restaurant

Ceremony photographer – Circle K by Evelina Kvartunaite

Couples Review

Hi Clover,

Thanks for the great day, it was beyond our wildest dreams, just perfect – we loved it! Renewing our wedding vows was a dream come true.

Celebrant Review

What a momentous day with Brigit and Charly. It was a privilege to witness them reaffirm their love for one another. Furthermore, the honour of being a part of the most important day in their life – silver anniversary I will cherish forever!

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The cost to renew marriage vows with a wedding blessing ceremony  © Olya Kobruseva:


Whether you plan a renewal of vows ceremony at short notice, within 5 months or a year, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the many years you’ve spent together as a couple.

Renewal of vows: ‘what a privilege as a celebrant to witness a renewed commitment.’ Picties Photography


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