Wedding Ang Bao rates for 2013 is not the same as 2012 for all hotels even though some hotels, restaurants and other wedding venues have maintained their prices. We do not see a significant increase in wedding banquet rates for both hotel and restaurant between 2013 and 2012. For example the weekend banquet dinner is $1,388 for Goodwood Hotel for 2012, it is the same rates as well for 2013. However there are significant increases for some hotels, for example for Fullerton hotel, the weekend rates for 2012 for Fridays to Sundays, including eve of Public Holidays and Public Holidays (Minimum 35 tables) was $1,228 in 2012 but it has increased to $1,418 in 2013.
As Hong Bao rates is normally derive from the wedding banquet rates inorder for the newly wed to recover from their wedding cost, any increase or decrease in how much they pay for their wedding packages shall and will affect how much Hong Bao you need to pack.
Following is a guideline for your Ang Pow Market Rates for 2013