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Italy
Weddings in Italy

We are delighted to introduce a stunning variety of wedding venues
that represent the very best on offer in some of the most beautiful regions of Italy.

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TUSCANY • Florence : Palazzo Vecchio
• Civil Wedding
 

 

Palazzo Vecchio is the town hall of the beautiful town Florence. It is a huge, Romanesque, crenellated fortress-palace that ranks among the most impressive town halls of Tuscany. Overlooking the Piazza della Signoria with its copy of Michelangelo's David statue as well the gallery of statues in the adjacent Loggia dei Lanzi, it is without a doubt one of the most significant public places in Italy. Ceremonies take place in the richly adorned wedding hall. Once you have exchanged your vows, there will be lots of opportunities for memorable photographs. Similarly, your reception can be arranged at one of Florence's many restaurants.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding

• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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TUSCANY • Florence : Villa di Maiano
• Catholic Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

Boasting beautiful gardens and antique lounges, Villa di Maiano is a stunning wedding venue and the wedding package here includes the hire of the villa for your ceremony and reception. Situated on the green hills that surround Florence (a 10-minute drive), this aristocratic house still oozes genuine charm. The original furniture belonging to the XVII -XVIII centuries, the magnificent lounges with their richly coloured frescoes, plus the refined tapestries decorating the elegant ballroom are just a few of the unique features that will make your special day truly unforgettable. The wonderful garden with a panoramic terrace overlooking Florence, the Italian garden (on request) and all the lounges on the ground floor (Tapestries Room, Red Lounge, Old Dining Room, Carriage Room and Billiard Room) will be at your disposal for you to share the best day of your life with relatives and friends. Apartments and rooms are available to book at Villa di Maiano or, if you prefer, we'll also be able to suggest a variety of hotels within 15 minutes' drive.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding

• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 
   
 
   
         
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TUSCANY • Siena : Palazzo Pubblico
• Civil Wedding
 

 

The Palazzo Pubblico is the Town Hall of Siena and its construction began in 1297. It is a wonderful example of Italian medieval architecture combined with Gothic influences. The facade of the palace is curved slightly inwards to reflect the outwards curve of the Piazza del Campo, Siena's central square where on the 2nd of July and the 16th of August the famous Palio di Siena, a horse race preceded by a magnificent pageant, takes place. Nearly every major room in the palace contains frescoes and the wedding room which can accommodate up to 100 guests is one of the most beautiful of the entire palace. There is an excellent choice of venues in Siena for your reception and we'll offer you options to suit your taste, budget and number of guests.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
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TUSCANY • Siena : Villa di Catignano
• Catholic Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

Villa Catignano is a 17th century villa part of a beautiful estate. The classic beauty of Catignano combined with its history, art and idyllic Tuscan countryside setting create the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable wedding day to fulfill your every fantasy on this most memorable of occasions. Various venues are available for your ceremony and accommodation can be booked on-site for you and your guests. Completing a stunning wedding package, your reception will also be organised at Villa Catignano.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding

• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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TUSCANY • Volterra : Palazzo dei Priori
• Civil Wedding
 

 

The Palazzo dei Priori is Volterra's Town Hall. This stunning building boasts a beautiful wedding hall that comes complete with magnificent frescoes. Following the ceremony, the picturesque city of Volterra will spoil you for choice with excellent photo opportunities including the Roman amphitheatre and Medieval Mastio fortress. We will also be able to recommend a variety of typical tavernas and restaurants where your reception can be held.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
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TUSCANY • Volterra : Villa Viti
• Catholic Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

Villa Viti is an enchanting villa located in Mazzolla, a charming hilltop village in the midst of the beautiful Tuscan landscape between fields and woods, about 8 km from the ancient town of Volterra. The small Catholic church dedicated to San Lorenzo with its Romanesque facade and interior from the beginning of the nineteenth century can be the location fore intimate catholic weddings followed by a reception in the magical atmosphere of Villa Viti.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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TUSCANY • Greve in Chianti : Villa Vignamaggio
• Civil Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

Situated less than an hour from Florence in a stunningly beautiful corner of the Chianti countryside, Villa Vignamaggio is part of a wine estate. It is a fairy-tale setting that sits within well-kept gardens. Chairs and a white carpet, if required, can be set up in the courtyard for your ceremony. As you would expect in this region of Italy, the food and wines that can be suggested for your reception will be as authentic as can be! Perfetto!
Stylish double rooms and spacious suites can be booked at the villa. Other accommodation on the estate includes apartments and farmhouses, all within walking distance to the main villa.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
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TUSCANY • Fiesole : Castello di Vincigliata
• Civil Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

Castello di Vincigliata is one of the most romantic venues to celebrate your special day. With amazing views of the Tuscan Hills from the enchanting outdoor courtyard where ceremonies take place, this is an idyllic setting. Inside the castle, a variety of function rooms open up to an inner courtyard that is perfect as the set up for your cocktail party and reception. Subtle light effects give the castle a magical feel at the end of a perfect day.

Castello di Vincigliata is located about 25 minutes’ drive from the historical centre of Florence and 40 minutes from Peretola airport.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
 
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TUSCANY • Certaldo : Castello di Oliveto
• Civil Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

Castello di Oliveto guarantees a very special setting for your very special day. It offers a wide courtyard and an open gallery (the lodge) perfect for spring/summer weddings for up to 200 persons. Inside, there is a beautiful reception room and adjacent rooms for a total capacity of 180 persons. Apartments are available to book for those who wish to stay on-site or we could suggest several hotels in the area. Should you choose to have your reception at Castello di Oliveto, this can be organised on your behalf with a local catering company.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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TUSCANY • Lucca : Villa Lazzareschi
• Civil Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 


This prestigious and very fine looking building is a perfect venue for your wedding day. Boasting a wonderful and private garden setting, Villa Lazzareschi offers couples the choice to have a civil or religious blessing. You may hire the villa just for your ceremony or we could also arrange the services of a local catering company to take care of your reception at the villa. Apartments are available to reserve on-site or, if you prefer, we will be able to suggest a variety of hotels close-by.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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SORRENTO : Chiostro di San Francisco
• Civil Wedding
 

 

Overlooking the Bay of Naples, Sorrento is a popular destination for couples seeking a picturesque setting for their wedding day. Rising up the cliff side with magnificent sea views, Sorrento is located just over an hour’s drive from Naples airport, thus making it a convenient venue for you and your guests. Civil weddings in this very pretty town take place at Chiostro di San Francisco (Cloister of St Francisco), a beautiful medieval building located in the heart of Sorrento. Mature trees, lush vegetation and stone arches create a ‘secret garden’ feel and add to the stunning surroundings of this magical wedding venue. Needless to say that photo opportunities will be plentiful on-site and close-by. Restaurants and hotels are plentiful in the area and full details will be given to you at the time of booking.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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SORRENTO : Villa Fondi
• Civil Wedding
 

 

Villa Fondi is the Town Hall of Piano di Sorrento, an area located about 3km east of the main town centre of Sorrento. Commanding a scenic location high above a little harbour, the terrace of the 18th century Villa Fondi is a perfect spot for a wedding ceremony. Visual memories of your special day can be organized in the beautiful garden and park. We will suggest a variety of local venues for your reception, depending on your taste, budget and number of guests. Of course, we’ll also be able to make accommodation arrangements for you and your party in this very beautiful part of southern Italy.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
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AMALFI COAST • Ravello : Hotel Villa Maria
• Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

Boasting a tranquil setting high on the cliffs above Amalfi, Ravello is about 1hr 30minutes’ drive from Naples airport. Reputed to be one of the most attractive spots along the Amalfi Coast, Ravello offers the most wonderful views from its unique location, 365m above sea level. Hotel Villa Maria, one of our special wedding venues in Ravello, truly complements the beauty of the area. This splendid building holds a rich and interesting history and was originally the family home of the Roman noble Marquis de Cinque. Elegantly restored, Villa Maria combines antique marble floors, Murano glass chandeliers and hand painted tiles with all of today’s required modern amenities. Wedding ceremonies can be conducted inside one of the stylish rooms or at a variety of panoramic locations within the huge park. With the guarantee that your wedding will be the only event taking place on the day at Hotel Villa Maria, the overall package will also need to include your reception on-site (the cost will depend on which day you choose and number of guests) and suggestions will be made to you whether you fancy a barbecue, a pizza party, a buffet or anything else to suit your preferences and budget. Should you want your day to be totally private, exclusive use of the villa can be arranged at a supplement (this will be included if you have over 81 guests). Well worth noting too is that Hotel Villa Maria is part of the Hotel Giordano’s complex where we can arrange accommodation for you.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 
   
   
         
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AMALFI COAST • Ravello : Villa Cimbrone
• Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

Nestled within a magnificent park that boasts the most amazing views of the famous Amalfi Coast, Villa Cimbrone also sits within 10 minutes walk from the centre of Ravello. Glorious gardens as well as stylish rooms offer couple a diverse choice of venues for their wedding day at this stunning 12th century villa. For your ceremony, the selection includes the gardens, the tea room, a private terrace for up to 50 persons, the Gothic open gallery… and even a small temple that suits 2-4 persons only. Venues for your reception are also plentiful and include various garden settings and terraces, the Gothic open gallery and Il Flauto di Pan restaurant. A whole range of extra services such as flowers, entertainment, etc. (even a body guard and helicopter service, should you so wish), can be provided too. There are 19 rooms at Villa Cimbrone where you and your guests can stay and a further choice of accommodation is also available nearby. Exclusive use of the villa is available at a supplement if you have less than 30 guests or included for larger parties up to 140 persons.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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AMALFI COAST • Positano : Hotel Le Agavi - 5-Star
• Civil Wedding
 

 

With its breathtaking location on the cliffs overlooking Positano and the Amalfi Coast, Hotel Le Agavi is a top class venue for your wedding day (and honeymoon too!). Now, just close your eyes, transport yourself onto one of the hotel’s many terraces and imagine taking your vows in this spectacular setting! ‘Yes, please’, we hear you say. All will be arranged to the last detail, including your reception at the on-site restaurant.

All rooms offer a balcony or a terrace, perfect to soak up the marvellous views. The hotel has a small pool, a beach club with a restaurant and its own funicular that runs along the cliffside.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
 
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AMALFI COAST • Positano : Positano Town Hall
• Civil Wedding
 

Located approximately 1hr 20minutes south of Naples, the resort town of Positano sits in the centre of the Amalfi Coast. Pastel coloured houses clinging to the side of the steep cliff that rises from the sea offer an inspiring and very picturesque view of this charming little town made famous in the 50’s by artists and writers who came to visit and settle in the area. Our chosen wedding venue here is Positano Town Hall, where the terrace offers a gorgeous setting for ceremonies. For your reception, we will provide you with details of a variety of restaurants available in Positano and we’ll also be able to recommend a suitable choice of accommodation within minutes walk from the Town Hall.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 
   
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LAKE GARDA • Malcesine : Castello Scaligero
• Civil Wedding
 

Just over an hour’s drive from Verona’s airport and perched on the cliff above the pretty harbour of Malcesine, Castello Scaligero is a medieval castle that boasts the most amazing views of Lake Garda. This fairy-tale setting gives couples the choice of two indoor venues, one room is suitable for up to 40 persons and the other one offers seating for up to 70 guests. If you’d rather have your ceremony outdoors, you may select to marry on the terrace to fully enjoy the spectacular views of the lake and surrounding mountains. Needless to say there will be plenty of opportunities for stunning photographs! We will also have many suggestions for your reception at a local restaurant and we’ll also help you choose the best accommodation to meet your needs.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 
   
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LAKE GARDA • Lazzise : Dogana Veneta di Lazzise
• Civil Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

Beautifully located right by the shores of Lake Garda in the heart of the charming town of Lazzise, Dogana Veneta is a XIV century’s building that used to be the town’s Custom House. Recently restored, it is now a popular venue for a whole variety of exclusive events such as exhibitions, cultural shows and indeed wedding ceremonies. Your big day will include the exclusive hire of Dogana Veneta for your ceremony as well as for your reception which must also be held on-site. The nearest airport is Verona (30 minutes away) and we can recommend a variety of hotels close-by for you and all your guests.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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LAKE GARDA • Lonato : Rocca Visconteo Veneta
• Civil Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

Located in Lonato, the Rocca Visconteo Veneta is an ancient fortress that dominates the lower area of Lake Garda, approximately 35 minutes drive from Verona airport. Declared a National Monument, it is an enchanting setting for weddings. Great attention to detail will prevail in all arrangements made on your behalf, not least the preparations for your outdoor ceremony within the charming walled garden. Your package will need to include the reception on-site and full details will be discussed with you at the time of booking.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
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LAKE COMO • Tremezzo : Villa Carlotta
• Civil Wedding
 

Built for the Milanese Marquis Giorgio Clerici in 1690 within a beautiful 17 acre estate overlooking Lake Como, Villa Carlotta boasts a prime location in Tremezzo, just over an hour from Milan airport. The sea view terrace is where wedding ceremonies are held and the stunning gardens adorned with fountains and sculptures will be a perfect backdrop for memorable photographs. There are many restaurants close-by where we can organise your reception depending on how many guests you have. Similarly, we’ll give you details of hotels where we can arrange your stay.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 
   
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LAKE COMO • Lenno : Villa del Balbianello
• Civil Wedding
 

Situated in Lenno (almost opposite Bellagio) and overlooking gorgeous Lake Como, Villa del Balbianello was built at the end of the 18th century for Cardinal Angelo Maria Durini. It is now owned by a privatee, non-profit trust. The villa’s unique elevated position at the tip of a wooded promontory truly complements its beautiful surroundings amidst terraced gardens and it is no surprise that this exclusive setting was featured as a special location in a number of world-famous blockbusters, namely Casino Royale and Star Wars II, Attack of the Clones where some of the scenes were filmed outside Villa del Balbianello! But, no matter which wedding theme you opt for, your ceremony will be held on a lovely terrace where you and your guests can enjoy the most stunning views across the lake. Once you are officially ‘husband & wife’, a reception can be organised at a local restaurant.

Inclusions:
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 
   
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LAKE MAGGIORE : Castello dal Pozzo
• Civil Wedding • Anglican Wedding • Religious Blessing • Symbolic Wedding
 

 

The history of Castello Dal Pozzo is as old and unique as are its luxurious surroundings, and together they make it the most exclusive property to be found within a very short drive to Lake Maggiore, 60km from Milan and 30km from Milan Malpenza international airport. With its distinctive architecture and sitting amidst a magnificent park, Castello Dal Pozzo is a true representation of the Neo Gothic Revival style. It is also, without a doubt, a highly recommended location for the most important day of your life and various ceremony settings are offered outdoors on one of the sweeping lawns with spectacular views over the lake or indoors in one of the prestigious halls. Your reception than must take place on-site can be organised in a private corner of the park, under a marquee or, for a more formal ambience, in one of the elegant reception rooms. To add to the magical setting, a horse-drawn carriage, fireworks, etc., can be added to your wedding package to make your special event as unique as you wish it to be. Castello dal Pozzo has a total of 30 rooms to accommodate your party and additional hotels can also be reserved nearby on your behalf.

Inclusions:
No more than one wedding per day
• Planning & administration of your wedding
• Assistance of local Wedding Co-ordinator
• Wedding ceremony
• Marriage Certificates.

 

 
   
   
         
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