If you are looking for your dream Italian wedding venue, but you are just not sure where to start? Why not check out some of southern Italy’s hidden gems. From beautiful Italian gardens overlooking the sea, dining underneath the stars, or historic villa’s in the countryside, Southern Italy truly has it all. We have collected some of our favourite wedding venues in the South part of Italy to help you decide!
Villa Paola – Tropea, Calabria
Tropea Italy is hands down one of the most amazing seaside towns in Italy and yet many tourists outside of Europe do not know it exists. It truly is a hidden gem in Calabria and is a must see spot if traveling to southern Italy. Tropea is also home to one of our absolute favourite wedding venues , Villa Paola.
Villa Paola started off as a convent and was renovated into a luxury hotel and villa. It truly is the perfect wedding venue if you are looking for an intimate luxury Italian wedding overlooking the Ionian Sea, surrounded by lush gardens, and history.
Villa Caristo – Stignano, Calabria
Villa Caristo is a historical manor built in the 1700’s and nestled in the countryside of Calabria. The Villa is adorned with wonderful Baroque gardens, statues, fountains, and is the perfect venue to make all your Italian garden wedding dreams come true. This venue is truly out of a fairytale!
San Domenico Palace Four Seasons – Taormina, Sicily
San Domenico Palace Four Seasons in Taormina, Sicily is the location of the very popular drama series White Lotus Season 2 that so many of us have obsessed over. There is no other resort quite like it, it was originally a 14th century convent and later transformed into the famous resort we know today. It is perched up on top of a cliff , surrounded by Italian gardens overlooking the Ionian Sea and surrounded by soo much history. If you are looking for a venue to host an intimate Italian wedding surrounded by endless beauty and Michelin stared dining San Domenico Palace in Taormina Sicily is the perfect venue for you.
Masseria Grieco – Ostuni, Italy
If you are in search of a unique Italian venue and resort Masseria Grieco has to be it! This stunning authentic 16th century Apulian style farmhouse/estate that rests on over 10 hectares of mediterranean forest.The estate also has a gorgeous infinity pool for you to enjoy on those summer days before or after your wedding day.
Masseria Grieco is the perfect venue for anyone who is a nature lover looking to have a country chic wedding with a luxury yet traditional Italian feel, it is in my opinion one of the most romantic and tranquil venues i have ever seen!
This is just a short list of so many Southern Italian wedding venues ! If you are still trying to decide what region or area of Italy you want to get married in I would whole heartedly recommend taking a look at these stunning venues located in the southern areas of Italy, you will truly not be disappointed heart 🇮🇹✨