Choosing the perfect wedding venue is a real challenge, especially when you dream of tying the knot in Europe! Indeed, the options are so vast and endless that it might be pretty tricky to come to the ultimate decision. No rush! We are ready to help you. From centuries-old castles and majestic palaces to minimalist contemporary villas, here are our top picks for the most beautiful wedding venues in Europe.
Aenaon Villas is not just a boutique hotel but a gateway to a lifetime experience. Once you dive into the unique atmosphere of this place, you will want to come back time and time again. The boutique hotel is situated at the highest part of Santorini and built right on the ancient path that connects the village of Oia with Imerovigli and Fira. The interiors of the villa are wonderfully spacious, simple, and elegant. Luxurious minimalism at its finest! Private verandas provide access to an infinity pool built on the caldera’s edge, featuring unparalleled views of the Aegean Sea. Imagine exchanging vows at a place this beautiful! It is not surprising that Aenaon Villas is a sought-after wedding destination. All six of its comfortable houses might be exclusively yours for a minimum of three nights to celebrate the most important day of your life.
Contemporary and elegant, Casa Luum is a venue like no other. This stunning villa nestles in a sun-soaked and secluded spot among hundreds of olive, almond, and cork trees. Rural surroundings and the proximity to the many attractions of the Algarve make Casa Luum the desired destination. Its modern architecture is dominated by strong lines, white walls, and concrete, creating a bold effect. The villa's sleeping arrangements are small-scale and compact, offering 3 double bedrooms for 6 guests. It's a perfect choice for hosting the after-party of elopements and micro-weddings. Casa Luum has it all for unforgettable intimate celebrations and gatherings with friends and family: a roof terrace with views of the surrounding nature, plenty of spacious outdoor patios for hosting dinner parties beneath the stars, and a vast courtyard, containing a semi-enclosed pool.
A romantic, luxurious, and secluded 12th-century castle hotel in the heart of Tuscany — that’s Castello di Vicarello. Without a doubt, an incredible venue option for a dream-like wedding. It’s hard to imagine that Castello di Vicarello was once only ruins. The castle hotel we see today is the result of the hard work of the multi-generational Baccheschi-Berti family, who gave Castello di Vicarello a second life. The castle hotel underwent restoration and is 25 years in the making. Stunning gardens, fairytale-like atmosphere, and breathtaking views — no wonder the estate is a beloved venue for weddings and exclusive rentals. With over 15 years of experience, the team at Castello di Vicarello can take care of every detail, including accommodation, food, wine, music, flowers, table settings, and more. Every corner of this dreamy property will be yours during the big day!
Private villa Cavo Ventus is located on Santorini island, in Akrotiri village. This luxurious accommodation is built around a 200-year-old windmill with respect to the traditional architecture of the island. Cavo Ventus combines the unparalleled beauty of the Santorini with all modern amenities and facilities. The accommodation offers two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a spacious living room with stunning views, and a fully equipped kitchen. The exterior design of the villa's outdoor spaces makes it the ideal spot for hosting events of any type, from parties to receptions. Planning a wedding ceremony? Cavo Ventus is what you need for a memorable celebration. Totally private, just for you and your loved ones, with a mesmerizing caldera of Santorini always at your sight. At Cavo Ventus, you will capture the most unforgettable sunset views.
Château de Villette is just 40 minutes from the most romantic city in the world, Paris. Château de Villette is among the most remarkable châteaux in France, and is even classified as a historical landmark by the French government. Set in a woodland park with two lakes and a magnificent cascade fountain, Château de Villette is the epitome of elegance and luxury. No wonder it has been the sanctuary for many celebrities like John Travolta, Tom Cruise, and Lenny Kravitz. Moreover, Château de Villette has been a source of inspiration for Dan Brown, the author of the bestseller book “Da Vinci Code.” The extravagant interiors of the château reflect the Louis XV era — furnished with the finest period furniture and objects of art. Host an outdoor ceremony in a classic French parterre garden, inside an original 18th-century Chapel, or plan an indoor wedding reception in an exquisite setting — options are endless!
La Baronia is a venue with a rich history. It is located in Sant Feliu de Codines and is surrounded by nature. Inside La Baronia, elegant ballrooms decorated with baroque carvings, paintings, and furniture. Works of art from different eras play a special role in the interiors of the venue — they create one-of-a-kind scenery for romantic weddings, gala dinners, and other events. Hosting a meaningful celebration at La Baronia is easy! The venue has its own event team, who will take care of the whole organization process and pay utmost attention to all details. The team will ensure the ceremony is a complete success and a memorable experience for both newlyweds and all the guests attending the reception. You will be provided with contacts of English-speaking officiants for the civil ceremony, florists, musicians, and everything else you may need to perform the wedding of your dreams.
Masseria Moroseta is a modern white stone farmhouse overlooking the Mediterranean sea and the town of Ostuni. It’s a place created for those seeking a peaceful atmosphere between nature, good food, design, and beauty. Wrapped among both young and centuries-old olive trees, Masseria Moroseta is an enclave of relaxation and rural simplicity. At Masseria, you’ll find 6 rooms of 2 different categories, classic ones and suites that feature a large private outdoor garden or terrace. To explore the surroundings, take a boat trip. Masseria’s skipper will be waiting for you to guide you around the west coast of Puglia. During the trip, guests can swim, sunbathe and enjoy beautiful views away from crowded beaches and loud places. Perfect for intimate wedding ceremonies and celebrations, Masseria Moroseta guarantees a one-of-a-kind experience.
Built in 1861, Palazzo Daniele is now a guest house and perhaps the only place in Salento where contemporary art and history merge in a breathtaking atmosphere. It’s an ideal location for bespoke experiences and creating new memories. At Palazzo Daniele, you can organize any event your heart desires: from a trendy evening to mark a special occasion to something grander. Regardless, every inch of the venue will be yours to enjoy. The Palazzo Daniele offers 9 modern suites, where you can trace the cracks of time just by looking at its bare walls. Inside the venue, you will find the original 19th-century frescoes on ceilings and outside of it — orangery, courtyard, and even pool. Indeed, a place where modern meets ancient.
The six-room hotel, Santa Clara 1728, stands atop one of Lisbon’s seven hills, surrounded by monuments, beautiful palaces, and a lovely park with stunning views of the Tagus river. This charming 18th-century building was renovated by acclaimed architect Manuel Aires Mateus and the Silent Living project team. Thanks to their hard work, Santa Clara became the peaceful sanctuary we see today. This unique hotel is available to anyone who wishes to get together and spend some intimate quality time in the city of Lisbon. However, all events are organized exclusively by the venue team to ensure that the celebration falls within the concept of Silent Living. Santa Clara aligns with the values of sharing and relaxation, so its service is simple and relaxed.
An Italian jewel, Villa Balbiano, is situated on the western shore of Lake Como. The villa served as the main residence of the famous Cardinal Tolomeo Gallio, who built it at the end of the 16th century. Nowadays, Villa Balbiano is the largest residence on the lake. The main palazzo has 6 luxurious suites, each designed individually by renowned interior decorator Jacques Garcia. Moreover, the property boasts a museum-worthy collection of antiques and paintings. No wonder Harper's Bazaar and Vogue US listed Villa Balbiano among the most prestigious venues on Lake Como. Mesmerizing views of the distant mountains, immense Italian gardens, and private pier — Villa Balbiano truly offers the most beautiful backdrop for any event: from an intimate elopement or glamorous party to a fairytale wedding.
Near Siena, in the Ancaiano district, you will find an incredible piece of architecture, Villa Cetinale. Designed in the Roman Baroque style, the villa was built in 1680 by Cardinal Flavio Chigi for Pope Alexander VII. The interiors of Villa Cetinale honor antique elegance combined with modern comforts. Wherever you go, you will be welcomed by the myriad of original paintings and artworks. The crown jewel of the Villa Cetinale is its gardens. They are considered one of the most beautiful in Italy. A private pool, a tennis court, and secret paths nestled amid statues, wisteria, and lemon groves. Imagine how stunning the photographs might be! Host a symbolic wedding ceremony in one of the incredible hidden areas of gardens that features lawns suitable both for small and large groups of guests. For a church ceremony, check out the beautiful nearby Roman Churches that are just minutes away from the villa.
Villa Cozzano is an open window to the magical world of Tuscany. Since 1543, Cozzano has witnessed many love stories, and yours might be next. Celebrate your big day in the middle of tranquility, surrounded by historic places and mesmerizing nature. The property offers six apartments with a private entrance, kitchen, and bathroom. Villa Cozzano is a bridge between past and present, as it both preserves the rich history and provides modern facilities such as Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and laundry services. Around the property, you can find an outdoor barbecue space and private garden dining areas available for use. Secluded but easily accessible, Villa Cozzano is within quick access to many of the most incredible places and UNESCO cities in the area, including Cortona, Pienza, Siena, and more. At Villa Cozano, you will become a part of a long beautiful story.
Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild is located between Nice and Monaco in the heart of the French Riviera. This magnificent rose-colored palace overlooks the Mediterranean sea and is surrounded by themed gardens: French, Spanish, Florentine, Japanese, Provençal, stone, exotic, and rose. All nine of them accentuate the beauty of the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. The Italian Renaissance-inspired villa was built at the turn of the 20th century for Baroness Beatrice Ephrussi de Rothschild by architect Aaron Messiah. After the death of its owner, the seaside villa became a museum. Today, rooms and apartments of the palace are open to the public and contain some of the best art pieces. Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild provides an elegant combination of French charm with romance, glamour, and opulence, making it an exceptional venue for a dream-like wedding. So, what are you waiting for?
Villa Pienza is a comfortable, cozy, quiet country house perfect for intimate gatherings and unconventional wedding celebrations. The property is located in the heart of Val D’Orcia, perhaps the most photographed natural area in Tuscany. What used to be just stones in 1999 was transformed into an extravagant, chic, convivial country house with spectacular sunset views. A big lounge area with comfortable sofas, large bedrooms with super king-size beds, and a Tuscan-style kitchen equipped with modern amenities — everything for a comfortable stay. Outdoor spaces at the Villa Pienza feature gardens with aromatic herbs and wildflowers, a swimming pool, and a spacious portico furnished with a large table and chairs for dining al fresco to enjoy nature to the fullest.
Vora is located at the center of Caldera’s rim, in the most elegant and sought-after part of Santorini, Imerovigli village. The village, by the way, is considered one of the most secluded and romantic. Vora is a handcrafted boutique hotel of three private luxury villas (Omikron, Ro, and Alpha) carved into caves, cliffs and suspended high above the sea, so you can admire some of the most spectacular views imaginable. Vora offers authentic experiences that are unique to each guest. Exceptional service, warm hospitality, and utmost privacy guarantee a quality stay. The dramatic scenery of Santorini provides the perfect backdrop for any desired event or celebration, be that an anniversary, marriage proposal, elopement, or birthday party. Vora’s dedicated team takes a highly personalized approach to each event to create everlasting moments together with you.