Italy, the land of Amore, boasts numerous and romantic wedding venues, each with its own unique attributes.
With beautiful ancient palaces steeped in history, Italian villas capture the charm and the love of two soul mates dreaming of their destination wedding in Italy.
Pursuant to our previous articles, we explore in this piece five locations in Rome offering memorable wedding destinations with Just Amore, your Italian wedding planner in the heart of Europe.
The Castle of Torcrescenza – Castello di Torcrescenza –which principal structure dates back to the ‘400, offers a splendid ambience for a wedding among its gardens, statues and fountains, just north of Rome. This splendid estate, still inhabited by an ancient titled household and rich in artworks is kept under the tutelage of the department of beaux-arts.
The incredible nature and captivating atmosphere that surrounds the medieval fortress, the enchanted and romantic “ jardin d’hiver” where stands an ancient well in stone, makes Castello di Torcrescenza the perfect setting for a memorable event.
Another dream wedding destination is the captivating Villa Miani, built in the early XX century on the hill of Monte Mario. This neo-classical white villa, shows scenic views with its elegant and secluded location in a large park and boosts a spectacular view of Rome.
This villa is an ideal location for the organization of large receptions to which are dedicated about 2000 square meters of halls and wide open spaces, terraces or garden facing the lake.
For the Just Amore bride looking for a romantic setting with a lake surrounding, Italy offers you Europe’s most fascinating place, on the lake of Bracciano is one of the most beautiful European feudal buildings. This amazing location will offer your guests an itinerary into centuries of Italian history enclosed by walls and glaring towers. The fortified structure can seem imposing but its interiors comprise refined elegant living areas, secret garden, beautifully-arched cloisters and court.
Castello Odescalchi is the ideal venue for fashionable events and high-class weddings like the one of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes. The castle can host up to one thousand people between the inside and outside areas, but is also suitable for a smaller group of a hundred guests. A beautiful medieval church located right next to the castle and connected to it by a secret tunnel is available for catholic ceremonies.
Just Amore explores yet another wedding venue in Rome with Villa Aurelia. Perched in a dominating position with a breathtaking view of Rome, this Baroque villa is an enchanting setting for exchanging lifetime vows.
After 3 years of extensive restoration Villa Aurelia reopened its doors in 2002. The beauty of its many gardens, the stunning view of Rome and the variety of its indoor spaces makes this Villa an ideal location for high-level events and weddings.
Villa Aurelia is rented on exclusive basis and different areas can be rented according to your specific needs. As an example, the symbolic ceremony could be organized in the Secret Garden, the aperitif in the Italian Garden, and the dinner reception in the Lemon garden!
For a feeling of the splendor of the Antique Rome, Villa Dino offers an ideal place to host your lifetime wedding memory. Located in the stretch of the historical Appian Way, Villa Dino, with its park, is one of the largest villas in Rome where you can admire several Roman remains, collected and protected with the utmost care. In addition to an original Roman period colonnade, the villa borders with the tomb of Lucio Anneo Seneca, the famous philosopher and tutor of Nero.
The large park with its secular pine, cypress and olive trees, the beautiful fountain, the historical artefacts, the elegant architecture of the villa and its prestigious furnishings makes Villa Dino a perfect setting for an elegant wedding.