Turning a dream wedding into a reality is a lifetime event in a couple’s life, a special moment to be shared and cherished with the most loved ones. This unique event becomes even more special and dream-like when it takes place in a venue filled with grandeur and tailor made decorations against a picture perfect background.
My Private Villas gives access to the most exclusive wedding villas in idyllic worldwide destinations perfect for couples planning to host the ceremony or celebration in a private venue. These exclusive wedding villas may hold a licence to host an intimate ceremony, or are able to cater for a large celebration with family and friends sharing the couple’s special day, with the ceremony taking place elsewhere.
Together with My Private Villas’ Team we hand-picked some of Europe’s finest private homes as the ideal location for a dream wedding. Whether it’s an elegant lakeside Italian villa or a grand French chateau, the range of properties have been chosen to cater for all tastes, styles and budgets. And of course, being in the perfect private venue the bride and groom have the option to extend your stay and include the perfect honeymoon too.
Balbiano – Lake Como, Italy
This beautifully preserved historical Palazzo is ideally located on the lakeside of Lake Como, being one of the eldest properties around the lake. This luxurious residence which used to host banquets, dances and concerts during the 18th century boasts a wide range of areas ideal for hosting the wedding ceremony, the cocktail, to the dinner and the party.
The outdoors has four different areas suited for different activities including the Main Terrace facing the lake with stunning views (ideal for outside dinners for 300 guests), the sheltered garden and its centenarian trees, the courtyard around the swimming pool (for dinners up to 500 guests) and the designed Secret Garden perfect for intimate cocktails. The interior maintains all previous architectural details, which were carefully restored, such as the Baroque frescoes from the lobby which can host receptions up to 70 guests.
Chateau Boeffemont –Paris Area, France
Situated just 30 km away from Paris, Chateau Bouffemont features five grand reception halls, nine suites and a sumptuous garden, being surrounded by the Montmorency Forest. The gardens are the perfect area for cocktail receptions and late-night partying or if the weather is not permitting, guests can move to the beautiful Salon des Anges, adorned with beautiful ornamental stone work, which is ideal for dancing and late-night partying.
More than 150 guests can be accommodated indoors, for a seated or cocktail dinner in the Grand Salon, the Salon du Baron and the Salon de la Marquise, all three functioning as a function room. For those who prefer a more relaxed style, the Dandy Lounge offers the perfect backdrop for a great evening.
San Giacomo – Amalfi, Italy
Idyllically set on the Amalfi Coast, overlooking Positano and the sea, villa San Giacomo is the picture perfect backdrop for a dream wedding. Up to 100 guests can celebrate with the happy couple in this historic property.
Both the civil and symbolic ceremony can be held on the villa’s terrace, while the reception can be hosted in frescoed halls, in the gardens, or on the panoramic terraces.
Erossea – Santorini, Greece
Erossea is one of the most romantic wedding venues in Santorini, creating an intimate setting perfect for tying the knot.
The extensive terrace of the villa with its white-washed décor is the ideal spot for organising the perfect wedding ceremony, cocktails or parties. The outdoor space can host small receptions of up to 30-40 guests being ideal for couples who want to be surrounded by their close family and friends.
La Verriere – Provence, France
La Verriere is one of those places which distinguishes itself through its spectacular setting nestled in the heart of Provence, in a private mountain saddle way up in the Dentelles de Montmirail, within 350 acres of private forest in the heart of a Unesco Biosphere.
The vineyards, the gardens, the pool area, every corner of this estate provides the ideal backdrop for the photos of the big day. The perfect mix of old charm and romance makes La Verriere one of the most sought after bespoke wedding locations with a capacity of a maximum 200 guests for the event.