Everything has already been written about the wedding of this century and every single moment of the ceremony has been dissected by 2billions of people. However if you are planning your wedding and riding the tide you are thinking of celebrate such a big step in a majestic way, let us give you a suggestion: once you have found the prince(ess) charming we can provide you with the castle.
Wedding venues in Emilia Romagna region range from imposing fortresses to romantic castles. Some will put you in touch with local caterers while others will give you the flexibility of using your own contacts.
San Leo fortress:
Standing alone on an imposing rock face, the San Leo fortress overlooks the beautifullandscape of Emilia Romagna. The origins of the fortress are thought to date back to the 6th century and the unspoilt views make it a perfect wedding location. The fortress is capable of holding weddings and banquets for up to 50 people seated in the Valadier Keep and 100 people seated in the Francesco di Girorgio Martini Keep. There are also large open areas for standing guests on the Arme Piazza as well as smaller rooms in the old duke’s residence.
The location is available all year round and it can even snow during the winter months: a truly white wedding! Prices start from 1,500 Euros. For more information contact the municipality on 0039 0541 916 211.
Palazzo della Rovere – ‘Oak Palace’
San Leo’s town hall was constructed to house representatives of the Monefeltros who ruled the area in the 16th century. As the first noble building to greet visitors at the entrance to the city, this elegant building has a late sixteenth century sandstone facade, heavily influenced by the Tuscans, as well as impressive ceilings and large fireplaces. The venue can hold intimate wedding ceremonies with up to 50 standing or 20 seated guests. The Palazzo della Rovere is available all year round with prices starting from 300 Euros. For further information contact the San Leo tourist board on 0034 0541 916 211.
Amongst the stone walled buildings of San Leo and next to the old village fountain, the Palazzo Mediceo is the perfect location for a small wedding. With curved wall arches, beutiful wooden shutters and a simple interior, the venue is suitable for both weddings and banquets. Up to 120 guests can be seated theatre-style and there are two additional rooms that can seat around 50 guests. Prices for the location start at 300 Euros and assistance with flowers, music and a selection of caterers are also available. For more information contact the municipality of San Leo on 0034 0541 916 211.
Castle of Duky – Parma and Piacenza area:
If you are fascinated by antique atmospheres, quiet places and delicious dishes, then it is the right occasion to give yourself a different and well-deserved break in one of the castles in the region which offers accommodation or simply a great plate of delicacies from the local cuisine.
There are also castles that offer extraordinary banquets to newly wedded couples, for a wonderful celebration of their special day. Don’t hesitate, follow our thematic itinerary; we will guide you to the useful information through the local sites.
Accomodation for Guests and/or Receptions:
Alongside providing fabulous locations for wedding ceremonies, the region is also home to a number of beautiful and traditional Italian venues that can both host receptions and banquets, as well as providing accomodation for wedding guests.