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Castle on the Island

Castle on the Island is a spectacular location in the middle of Lake Iseo. The ideal setting for a unique and original wedding that your guests will remember for a long time. The property is located in Monte Isola, the largest lake island in Europe, and offers great views of the beautiful landscape that surrounds it. This fabolous wedding destination is composed by a huge medieval house with a beautiful lakeside terrace and a green area around the pool, surrounded by ancient trees. A location of great impact amidst the tranquility of the lake. Castle on the Island is nestled on a green hill amid lush olive trees and is a fairy tale location for the wedding you’ve been dreaming all of your life.
Surrounded by lush gardens, with spectacular views of Lake Iseo and the Lombardy mountains, the classic Italian beauty of this noble property will take your breath away.Among the most beautiful locations in Northern Italy, Castle on the Island is for sure the most romantic one. Here is possible to celebrate a traditional civil ceremony, but you can also choose to have an intimate blessing in the olive garden, to experience the uniqueness of an italian wedding. You can even rent the whole castle and prolong the celebrations for several days, to feel like a true princess and to make your guests live an unforgettable experience. While bride and groom will stay in the elegant Bridal Suite equipped with every comfort and embellished by precious original frescoes, the invitees can be accommodated in the rooms and apartments of the Castle. All apartments have been renovated paying attention to the modern comforts, but preserving the historical details of this magnificent castle, such as wooden ceilings, frescoes and terracotta pavements. Each apartments is unique and can accommodate up to six people. They all have fully equipped kitchens, living rooms with sofa-beds, bedrooms with double or twin beds, bathrooms with Jacuzzi showers. The Castle hosts a well-renowned restaurant which offers a traditional cuisine, with a menu based on local products, such as fresh fish from the lake or wild game, which will delight not only the palate but also the view of your lucky guest

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Castle on the Island - Monte Isola (BS)
Capacity: 20-130 guests
< Services on site: Outdoor space, Catering Service, Restaurant, Bridal Suite.
Accommodation: This location has in total 20 rooms, including double-rooms, studios and apartments.
Wedding Ceremony: You can celebrate symbolic ceremony and civil ceremony in this location. The religious rite cannot be performed in this area for non resident couples.

Franciacorta Cellar

The elegant Franciacorta Cellar is located in the province of Brescia, right in the heart of Franciacorta and just a few steps away from the Iseo Lake and the Natural Reservation of Sebino. This enchanting winery is surrounded by a spectacular natural landscape characterized by green vineyards. It’s a marvellous place, perfect to celebrate your italian wedding and fulfill your dream by spending an unforgettable day together with the people you love the most. A centennial estate with a modern twist, this beautiful wedding destination is a unique and refined location, with prestigious furnishings of famous Italian and international designers, such as Gerrit Rietveld, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Achille Castiglioni, Philip Stark and Rene Herbs, whose precious pieces of art give elegance and uniqueness to each room of this superb place.
Around the estate, the vast fields of vineyards and the quiet of the Lombardy countryside add a magical atmosphere to the surrounding environment, making this Franciacorta Winery the ideal place to spend the happiest day of your life.

The recent restoration made by architect Flavio Albanian has further emphasized the uniqueness of this location thanks to a modern architecture and the extensive touch of wooden and glass elements throughout the mansion. A magical place, with large outdoor and indoor rooms which can accommodate up to 250 people. The current structure has beautiful salons overlooking the vineyards and modern lounges with a unique and contemporary touch, perfect for both small and big events. The rooms of the winery are elegant and peculiar: bright living rooms, vintage salons, a large outdoor courtyard and precious corners for a memorable event. The property also has four suites elegantly furnished and set in an enchanted atmosphere. An ideal setting to spend an unforgettable stay in the beautiful Italian countryside. The Franciacorta Winery has also a rich wine cellar, whose wine is produced on site. The winery is located in the midst of 35 hectares of vineyards and consists of an ancient structure built in 1100, formerly residence of the monks of Cluny. Highly recommended is a guided tour of the winery for you and your guests during your wedding day. Un unforgettable journey where you not only will learn about the secrets of the Franciacorta wines, but you’ll also have the chance to taste the finest local wines like a real sommelier.

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Franciacorta Wine Cellar - Provaglio d’Iseo (BS)
Capacity: 50-250 guests
Services on site: Outdoor space, Catering Service, Parking, Bridal Suite.
Accommodation: This location has four large rooms beautifully furnished. There are further hotels and holiday farms both in Provaglio d’Iseo and in the near villages.
Wedding Ceremony: On site only symbolic ceremony. Civil or religious ceremony can be celebrated in the village Town Hall or Church.

Elegant Country Villa

This beautiful seventeenth century villa, immersed in the green countryside of Franciacorta, is the ideal setting for an unforgettable Italian wedding. Every corner of Elegant Country Villa offers glimpses of great beauty within a romantic and elegant environment. The various rooms of this mansion are perfect to host your special event, from the celebration of your love to the magnificent reception for your guests.

The in-house catering service will ensure a delightful and impeccable menu. The care and passion of its chef and sommelier will help create a refined and delicate culinary experience, characterized by a wide selection of courses ranging from the local tradition to the classic Mediterranean cuisine.

The personal wine cellar of Elegant Country Villa offers local wines of excellent quality, a perfect match to accompany your wedding menu. At Elegant Country Villa you will be able to make all your wedding dreams come true through a special  experience of a custom-made marriage, according to your tastes and needs. You and your significant other will have the chance to get married right in this marvellous wedding destination, performing a civil ceremony in one of the rooms of the villa or even celebrating a religious ritual, in the small and cosy St. Girolamo Chapel, for an intimate and exclusive wedding.

Elegant Country Villa’s Rooms at a glance

SALA DA BALLO (BALLROOM): This beautiful salon can accommodate up to 110 pax and it’s perfect for banquets and seated dinners.

SALA DEL GRANAIO (BARN ROOM): Located on the first floor, it’s accessible by elevator and can host up to 220 guests.

SALA GALLERIA (GALLERY ROOM): Suitable for aperitifs and welcome cocktails. It can host up to 110 guests

SALA SCUDERIA (STABLE TEAM): This cozy and delightful room is embellished with arches overlooking the cloister. It can host up to 50 people.

SALA BIBLIOTECA (LIBRARY ROOM): This room is ideal for the dessert buffet and the open bar. It can accommodate up to 120 guests.

PORCH: A suggestive partially enclosed space, it’s ideal for summer weddings for up to 250 invitees.

PORCH GARDEN: Immersed in the garden of the Villa, this large space is particularly suitable for the preparation of banquets and outdoor weddings, hosting up to 150 people.

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Elegant Country Villa - Coccaglio (BS)
Capacity: 15-250 guests
Services on site: Outdoor space, Catering Service, Parking.
Accommodation: It’s not possible to overnight in this location. You and your guests can be accommodated in the nearby hotels and holiday farms, located both in Coccaglio and in the near villages.
Wedding Ceremony: You can celebrate a symbolic ceremony or a civil ceremony in this location. The religious rite can be performed either in the small and cosy St. Girolamo Chapel, adjacent to the Villa, or in nearby Churches.

Villa Wine Cellar

Villa Wine Cellar is an elegant mansion located in the small village of Monticelli Brusati, a few steps away from the Iseo lake. This mansion dates back to 1620 and belonged to the Montini Family. Today it has become property of the Bozza Brothers, who took possession of the Villa in order to continue the family tradition of winemaking. In fact, Villa Wine Cellar is also a famous winery where you can find (and taste) cellars of La Montina Franciacorta, a local precious wine. The main structure of Villa Baiana is built on three levels accommodating up to 600 people in total. The beautiful and spacious rooms are elegant with a refined atmosphere that will welcome your guests in a unique and magic atmosphere. The house overlooks the large panoramic terraces that can be used for an outdoor reception.

The park is a wide green space populated by ancient trees and is home to the beautiful glass sculptures of the famous italian artist Giuliana Geronazzo. Villa Wine Cellar has also an in-house professional catering service that offers a wide range of menus that will be adapted to your needs for an unforgettable wedding banquet. The chefs and pastry chefs will be working on site ensuring the freshness and quality of each course and to accompany this special wedding menu you will choose among a wide selection of local wines. At Villa Wine Cellar is not possible to celebrate civil weddings, but this incredible wedding destination is at your disposal for symbolic ceremonies.

Villa Wine Cellar’s Rooms at a glance

SALA CEDRO (CEDAR HALL): Located on the ground floor, this is the largest room of the Villa. It’s characterised by unique marble floors with a trompe d'oil effect, precious chandeliers and a striking stage. Overlooking a beautiful and spacious terrace, this room can accommodate up to a maximum of 310 people.

SALA LOGGIA (LODGE ROOM): Located on the first floor, the Lodge Room is the original main salon. With a romantic fireplace and decorated in Renaissance style, this room gives access to a fantastic terrace overlooking the surrounding landscape. It can accommodate up to 160 people.

SALA TORCHIO (PRESS ROOM): Fine marble and Murano chandeliers make this salon the most requested especially for small groups. Surrounded by bright windows, the Press Room has a direct access to the exclusive park. The room can accommodate up to a maximum of 70 people with round tables and up to 30 guests with imperial tables.

SALONE PUPITRES (PUPITRES ROOM): It’s a wide and spacious location perfect for aperitifs and welcome receptions. The walls are decorated with paintings by the artist Remo Bianco, a well-known Milanese painter, whose many other works are exhibited in other rooms and spaces of the Villa. It can comfortably accommodates up to 220 people.

SALA DEGLI STEMMI (COAT OF ARMS ROOM): This spacious salon, impressive and fascinating, is particularly suitable for cocktails and small receptions. Characterised by paintings of royal Franciacorta families, in the center it is depicted the coat of arms of the Montini family, the original owner of Villa Banana. The room can accommodate up to 50 people.

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Villa Wine Cellar - Monticelli Brusati (BS)
Capacity: 20-500 guests
Services on site: Outdoor space, Catering Service, Parking, Bridal Suite.
Accommodation: It’s not possible to overnight in this location. You and your guests can be accommodated in the nearby hotels and holiday farms, located both in Coccaglio and in the near villages.
Wedding Ceremony: On site only symbolic ceremonies. Civil or religious ceremony can be celebrated in the village Town Hall or Church.

Intimate Villa

Intimate Villa is a beautiful eighteenth-century residence located in Bormato, a small village near Brescia, right in the midst of the breathtaking setting of Franciacorta. The ideal place for groups who want to spend a few days in a splendid villa that offers the advantage of more privacy without giving up to comfort and fun. Its elegant interiors make this magnificent mansion a perfect location for the celebration of a romantic Italian wedding. Inside this beautiful residence all rooms feature warm colors and elegant furnishings. Right outside the villa you’ll be amazed by the large garden and its porch, a space suitable to host an unforgettable wedding, literally a few steps away from the enchanting Italian countryside. Intimate Villa is about 1000 square meters and has two floors. On the ground floor you’ll find an elegant salon where to treat your invitees with comfortable sofas and a refined ambience.
The rooms here feature fireplaces, a large dining room and a professional kitchen, all of them facing a huge garden with ancient trees and a swimming pool. Adjacent to the pool you’ll find a dressing room and a bathroom, as well as a beautiful porch  equipped with a play area with table tennis, table football and a barbecue for outdoor grilling. The villa offers an excellent accommodation service on the upper floor, providing its guests with five double rooms, a dreamy suite connected to a smaller room with two beds, a single and a triple room. There are up to 18 beds and 7 bathrooms in the whole mansion.

At Intimate Villa you can celebrate your marriage in a civil ceremony. The ritual can be performed either in the beautiful garden or inside the Villa. On the first floor there are several rooms that can accommodate the newlyweds and their guests. The large porches and rooms on the ground floor are perfect to accommodate up to 200 people.

The marvellous garden of the villa, adorned with ancient trees and a swimming pool, can be equipped with tables and spaces for all the guests. Sisters’ House is the perfect wedding destination for anyone who desires to get married in a unique and romantic place.

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Intimate Villa - Bornato (BS) Capacity: 30-200 guests Services on site: Outdoor space, Catering Service, Bridal Suite. Accommodation: This location has five double rooms, a suite connected to a smaller room with two beds, a single and a triple room. There are up to 18 beds and 7 bathrooms in the whole mansion. Wedding Ceremony: You can celebrate a symbolic or civil ceremony in this location. The religious rite can be performed in the village Church just in front.

Pavia Villa

Immersed in the tranquility of the green slopes of the ancient Piedmont, now Oltrepo’ Pavese, Pavia Villa, since the second half of the 1800, offers a refined and elegant way to live the dream of a magic wedding in the most beautiful Italian countryside. This charming wedding destination, located right next to the secular Via Francigena and surrounded by ancient trees and vineyards, offers a wonderful view of the Po Valley and the valley of the Riesling. At Pavia Villa you’ll be able to surprise your guests in an environment where the red bricks of its walls and the wood of its doors create a warm and welcoming vibe. Villa Odero is a historic estate, restored with care and passion, that will amaze you and your guests with its centennial details and timeless charm, adorned with works of art that are widely considered an artistic and cultural heritage. A unique mansion, surrounded by the beautiful countryside of Pavia, the ideal place to organize your fairytale wedding. The villa, surrounded by endless vineyards and a breathtaking green scenery, is located right at the heart of a two hectares park and a lush forest, with magnificent views of the italian countryside. This historic mansion has spacious areas that will be expertly prepared on the occasion of your special event. On the ground floor two beautiful salons with vaulted ceilings each overlooking the gardens of the estate. The rustic court and the wooden porches give a touch of romantic elegance to the whole environment, as well as the immense terraces of the Villa. On site the couple will have available one of the two bridal suites where they will get ready for their luckiest day. At Pavia Villa it’s also possible to celebrate a civil ceremony, to fully enjoy the magic of the wedding in this unique and special setting, as well as a religious wedding in the cozy chapel. Moreover, to surprise your guests giving them a true Italian experience, why not reserve a dedicated tour to the near vineyards and cellars of this estate, which produces the most prestigious local wines. A true Italian wedding where you will taste good wine and will learn the meaning of “la dolce vita”, thanks to an exceptional catering service, ready to fulfill your every culinary desire, and an extraordinary and special environment that you will only find within the walls of Pavia Villa. *** QUICK INFORMATION Pavia Villa - Casteggio (Pavia) Capacity: 60-300 guests Services on site: Outdoor space, Catering Service, Parking, Bridal Suite. Accommodation: The ancient chapel of this location has been converted in an enchanting Bridal Suite. There are hotels and holiday farms both in Casteggio and in the near villages. Wedding Ceremony: You can celebrate a symbolic ceremony or civil ceremony in this location. The religious rite can be performed at nearby Churches.

Pavia Tenuta

History and nature make Pavia Tenuta the ideal setting for a picturesque wedding in the Italian countryside. Immersed in the magnificent surroundings of the Po Valley, this beautiful estate will amaze you and your guests. The wonderful façade of this centennial villa and its refined and elegant interiors create, throughout the year, the ideal conditions to choose this splendid mansion to celebrate the most important day of your life. Characteristic setting for a magic outdoor weddings, the courtyard and the three wings of the porch can be set up with numerous tables and chairs (up to 150 pax), but if you prefer a cozier atmosphere you can choose to have your wedding reception indoor in the three spacious and elegant frescoed salons which can accommodate up to 150 people. The elegant terrace of the villa can be used for cocktails and welcome receptions. At the bottom of the park is located a large pool, with magnificent views of the surrounding hills and plains. Here you can choose to set the dessert buffet and to cut the wedding cake along with your guests. To add a romantic touch, this beautiful wedding destination houses a charming Italian garden full of roses, that you and your invitees will be able to explore. The estate also offers throughout the whole day an elegantly furnished Bridal Suite where bride and groom can relax and prepare for the big day. Pavia Tenuta also houses, within the walls of its estate, a centennial chapel dedicated to St. Charles Borromeo, founder of the local Board, ideal for weddings and religious ceremonies. You can also opt for a civil ceremony, in one of the rooms inside the Villa. This amazing location offers personal guided tour through the nearby vineyards and wine cellar. Here you can taste excellent sparkling and red wine, locally produced by the estate owners. The Villa has a well equipped professional kitchen which is used by their trustworthy catering service, which will assure you an impeccable service and a delicious menu. Exquisite dishes of the Italian culinary tradition will amaze your guests, with gourmand excursions into the local products of the Lombardy cuisine. *** QUICK INFORMATION Pavia Tenuta - Casteggio (Pavia) Capacity: up to 150 guests Services on site: Outdoor space, Catering Service, Parking, Bridal Suite. Accommodation: This location has one Bridal Suite. There are hotels and holiday farms both in Casteggio and in the near villages. Wedding Ceremony: You can celebrate your wedding in this location. You can perform a religious rite in the St. Charles Borromeo chapel or a civil or symbolic ceremony in one of the rooms of the estate.

Pavia Wine Resort

Located on the foothills of Oltrepò Pavese, surrounded by beautiful vineyards and flanked by a private forest, a large pool and a beautiful rooftop terrace, Pavia Wine Resort will amaze you and your guests in style. This wonderful wedding destination offers you a large, elegant salon, a terrace, a wine cellar and a beautiful front garden, all communicating with each other. A magic set where to celebrate the most important day of your life with up to 100 friends. All rooms are furnished in a Provençal style, the main square with the historic olive tree is an ideal space for the aperitif or the dessert buffet and features elegant lounges where to chill and relax surrounded by the magnificent Italian countryside. This space is also available to spouses and their guests for an open bar and can also be transformed into an outdoor ballroom where to dance the night away. For the wedding reception the villa of this enchanting resort offers a wide and elegantly furnished salon with barn windows equipped with air conditioning and overlooking to a huge terrace with spectacular views. Pavia Wine Resort has six suites, whose names are dedicated to the local vineyards and each having its own style. They are available for the newlyweds and their guests. To frame this beautiful structure, it was created a pool with sun loungers and personalized beach towels for guests to relax in the resort. For its charm and the beauty of its landscape this wonderful location is perfect to spend such a special day, experiencing the famous “dolce vita” with your significant other and your closest friends. At Pavia Wine Resort you will also have the chance to celebrate your civil wedding directly on site, so to add a romantic touch to the best day of your life. And to further surprise your guests we highly suggest to get the most out of this enchanting place. How? By making them experience a tailor-made guided tour through the vineyards and wine cellars of this beautiful estate. In fact, this resort is primarily a winery that produces excellent wines, including Merlot, Chardonnay and Pinot. Exceptional wines to accompany a refined and delicious menu, with typical local food, to live together with your guests an unforgettable experience in the beautiful countryside of Lombardy. *** QUICK INFORMATION Pavia Wine Resort - Casteggio (Pavia) Capacity: 80-100 guests Services on site: Outdoor space, Catering Service, Parking, Bridal Suite, Civil Ceremony Accommodation: This location has six large rooms in-house. There are further hotels and holiday farms both in Casteggio and in the near villages. Wedding Ceremony: You can celebrate a symbolic ceremony or civil ceremony in this location. The religious rite can be performed at nearby Churches.

Pavia Certosa

This wonderful wedding destination is located right in the heart of the magnificent countryside of Pavia. One of the best italian setting where to celebrate the best day of your life, Pavia Certosa was once house to a convent. It was later used as a granary by the monks living nearby and it’s now been transformed into a unique event venue. Pavia Certosa is immersed in the romantic Lombardy countryside and it’s located only a few steps away from the well-known Certosa di Pavia, a wide monumental complex that dominates the city of Pavia and was built at the end of the twelfth century. The charm of this beautiful location will instantly win your heart.Immersed in a bucolic atmosphere, this immense farmhouse made of red bricks, fully represents the Italian countryside you’ve always dreamt about.A lush forest surrounding the location, a beautifully shaped courtyard, the flowery gardens.Walking among the elegant salons of Agriturismo Granai Certosa will be like being the star of a fairy-tale. Picture yourself dressed in a smooth, elegant wedding gown. Centennial trees and the perfume of white roses pervading your senses. The joyful voices of the people you love the most are the best music to listen while entering the charming courtyard of this magic location. Say I do in such an iconic venue, celebrating a civil ceremony in one of the spaces of this beautiful estate.The welcome cocktail has been arranged, the delicious canapés are disposed on solid wooden tables right under the trees, illuminated by hundreds of small bulb lights among the branches.There is a small jazz orchestra accompanying with its vibrant music you and your guests along this enchanting midsummer fairy-tale..The banquet is set in one of the large salons available in the location. The warm tones and the stone walls, the high vaults and the medieval arches.. All these unique elements adorning the giant room create a great visual setting and a deep emotional impact. The menu is impeccable, utterly delicious, and made exclusively with fresh local food. Afterall, this dreamy location is also an active farm, harvesting and producing some of the most exquisite food specialties of this celebrated territory. The kitchen offers a menu with dishes of the Italian tradition that vary according to the season and the availability of products.
Imagine yourself indulging in a tasteful plate of local cold cuts and homemade cheeses or immersing your fork into a hot dish of risotto, so flavoury and inviting. The talented chefs of Pavia Certosa always pay particular attention to the creation of each dish, all prepared according to traditional recipes.And why not organizing a tasteful food tasting with the superb products of the farm: salami, meat, honey, fruit jams, vegetables, you name it. The best way to experience the Lombardy countryside with the people you love the most, taking back home unforgettable (and delicious) memories. There’s no better way to celebrate the most important day of your life than getting lost in the precious land of the Italian countryside.Pavia Certosa and its magic surroundings will amaze you and your significant other.
Fall in love once again in Pavia, one the most romantic cities of Italy.

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Pavia Certosa - Cascina Tirogno (Pavia)

Capacity: 60-200 guests

Services on site: Outdoor space, in-house Restaurant, Parking, Civil ceremony.

Accommodation: This location has no rooms available. However, there are picturesque hotels and holiday farms in the nearby villages.

Wedding Ceremony: You can celebrate a symbolic ceremony or civil ceremony in this location. The religious rite can be performed at nearby Churches.

Pavia Castle

Pavia Castle is a breathtaking medieval castle located in the charming surroundings of the Pavia countryside. One of the most beautiful wedding destinations of the Lombardy region, this ancient fortress is the perfect location where to spend an unforgettable day alongside your significant other. It’s so easy feeling pumpered when surrounded by its solid stonewalls, getting lost in the majestic salons which characterize this unique place. You can celebrate an elegant civil wedding in one of the castle’s magnificent rooms, accompanying the rite with the evocative music of a violin. Located in the heart of the Lombardy countryside, Pavia Castle dominates the Po Valley and is one of the most precious gem of this area. Built more than 1200 years ago, Pavia Castle was born as a defence fortress to protect the Longobardy Kingdom. Almost 1000 years later it became a luxurious eighteenth-century residence for Popes and European Emperors.

Inside the castle you can admire ancient frescoes and statues. You can walk through history inside this unique venue, visiting for example the room where Napoleon Bonaparte slept during its stays in Italy. The fame of the castle has become so wide that it’s now often called the “Lombardy Versailles”, thanks to its majestic structure and exclusive decorations. It has also become one of the most refined venues where to celebrate the big day. For sure this beautiful castle has the gift to make any event unique and hard to forget. One of the most fascinating spots of this incredible location is the huge garden surrounding the whole estate.
Hectares of green vegetation where you can organize an elegant welcome cocktail or even the wedding banquet, enjoying the celebrations right in front of the imposing facade of the castle. There is a professional kitchen inside the structure so you can play with the menu, choosing among the countless dishes of the Italian cuisine and indulging in some of the most refined and delicious local specialties.
Spend the most important day of your life in an exclusive environment. Get married in the marvellous setting of Pavia Castle and share this unique, Italian experience with the people you truly love.

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Pavia Castle - Chignolo Po (Pavia)Capacity: up to 400 guests 
Services on site: Outdoor space, Professional Kitchen, Parking, Ballroom, Civil ceremony. 
Accommodation: This location has no rooms available. However, there are picturesque hotels and holiday farms in the nearby villages.
Wedding Ceremony: You can celebrate a symbolic ceremony or civil ceremony in this location. The religious rite can be performed at nearby Churches.