Milan is number one in many sectors: it is the capital of fashion, culture and design, but few consider it a city full of atmosphere and warmth. Dispelling this myth is pretty easy, just look at the location for weddings in Milan and you will soon realize that there is plenty of choice for all those who have decided to take the big step in the capital Lombardy.
Ready to discover a Milan as you’ve never seen it before? Here are our TOP 10 Wedding Destinations:
At Trezzo, in a beautiful natural setting dominated by the Adda River, stands the Best Western Villa Appiani, a prestigious historical hotel from the seventeenth century, which now houses very exclusive weddings. Among the services provided by this multi-starred hotel belonging to the Planetaria Hotels Group, is the impeccable organisation of wedding receptions, an overnight stay that some could only dream of, not to mention the opportunity to celebrate the ceremony inside the Visconti Fortress, only a short walk from the hotel.
The elegant restaurant-cum-wine bar, La Cantina, which is in the Michelin Guide, serves traditional cuisine and offers fine wine tastings, and the beautiful outdoor eighteenth-century courtyard will make you wish you never had to leave.
Set within a nature reserve, Cascina Boscaccio is the ideal choice to help you make the best day of your life. It is a manor house surrounded by a beautiful park, and equipped with 9 rooms that can accommodate up to 200 people, perfect for such a unique environment. The staff are there to create a unique and charming environment that meets the needs of their spouses, including special fittings and a hand-picked selection of the best professionals in the wedding industry.
We continue our roundup from Besate, jewel of the “Parco del Ticino”, in the south-west area, and one of the smallest towns in the Milan Province. In this stunning piece of countryside you will find yourself forgetting about all the worries life brings, and simply enjoying the day for what it is – a celebration of your love. Cascina Caremma is, to put it simply, a rustic farm that offers you your dream countryside wedding just minutes from a major city. There are main rooms with, exposed beams, a 2000 sq.m garden, a 100 sq.m pergola for appetizers, a scenic area overlooking the Ticino park of 500 sq.m with exposed beams for a magnificent wedding feast. And of course all the cuisine is made only with organic products from the farm itself.
In the heart of Milan there is a fairy-tale castle that has been restored from the late nineteenth century. In this historical venue the couple can truly feel regal and indulge in all the finer things in life. It really is the perfect setting for a couple looking for a day full of extravagance and grandeur. The first and only urban Château of Milan, this spectacular property is the perfect place to enjoy a day full of art and emotions. The Planetaria Hotels Group offers their very own wedding planner, Nataly Olmetti NOB Events, who offers a consultancy service for all married couples, and thanks to the 20 years of experience you be sure there will be no problems.
If you dream of a wedding with glamor, elegance and class, the Enterprise Hotel & Sophia’s Restaurant is the place for you. A stunning venue that represents the world of history, art, sophistication and elegance, thanks to its scenic spaces and its sumptuous wedding banquets. The flagship location is undoubtedly the Sophia’s Restaurant, whose chefs will create the perfect menu for you, satisfying even the most demanding of palates.
If you dream of a regal wedding, this reception hall in Milan is the perfect option for you. Palazzo Durini, now the headquarters of Alessandro Durini Foundation and residence of the same name Counts of Monza living there today, is characterized by a perfect mix of historical and modern decor.
Impossible not to fall in love with the interior of the building, the formidable columns and classic architecture, culminating in an elegant and bright courtyard. The highlight of this prestigious Milanese historic dwelling is the extreme variety of food from traditional to experimental.
Passing through the gates of Villa Arconati it will be immediately obvious why this great little hidden gem of Milan is known as ‘Delightful Villas’. Built in the 1600’s, the structure consists of a garden, a villa and a quaint hamlet living up to its name.The interior decoration, sculptures, furniture, collection of paintings and books make the villa a timeless venue. We must not forget its lovely French garden, among the few produced in Italy. The ideal choice for those who dream of an elegant and impeccable wedding.
The interior decoration, sculptures, furniture, collection of paintings and books make the villa a timeless venue. We must not forget its lovely French garden, among the few produced in Italy. The ideal choice for those who dream of an elegant and impeccable wedding.
If you follow the River Adda, and navigate the historic Martesana Canal you will see in the distance the majestic architecture of Villa Castelbarco.
Immersed in an 800,000 sq.m emerald green park, where if you’re lucky you can see animals such as deer prancing around, you’ll find yourself becoming enchanted by the natural beauty. This is where your ceremony will be held. You will feel so far away from the hustle and bustle of Milan, as you and your guests soak in all the atmosphere created by this scenic paradise.
This elegant villa for weddings in Milan, open from April 1 to October 31 for guests, lies on the banks of the Naviglio Grande at the top of Robecco, a small medieval village in the southwest, overlooking the Piedmont border.
At the Villa Gaia Gandini you are transported back in history: the eighteenth-century ceilings, beautiful fireplaces, the view from the canal terrace, walks under the wooden porch and the park adorned with antique statues are all to be admired, and they all add to the character of the venue. Guided tours can even be arranged for you and your guests just to make sure that nothing is missed.
A dream setting, surrounded by unspoiled nature, Villa Patrizia Magnago is the perfect place to celebrate the wedding of your dreams. Attention to detail and the presence of highly qualified staff allows for your day to be personalized according to all your tastes and preferences no matter how niche; your wish really is their command. Due to the size and diversity of this unique Villa, the different phases of your ceremony can be held in different rooms, keeping you and your guests intrigued all day and night!
Attention to detail and the presence of highly qualified staff allows for your day to be personalized according to all your tastes and preferences no matter how niche; your wish really is their command. Due to the size and diversity of this unique Villa, the different phases of your ceremony can be held in different rooms, keeping you and your guests intrigued all day and night!
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