Italy has been my home away from home since my first visit way back when. The idea that I’m planning weddings in this dreamy country could literally put me in tears I’m so happy, if only past me could see herself now!
We took the grand tour around Lake Como, Italy! From private boats, ferry service, trains and planes – we’ve learned every inch of the space to better serve you and your guests! Take a peek at this beautiful area and get ready to fall in love over and over again. Ready to SAVE YOUR DATE?! Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and stay tuned for our three weddings here Fall of 2023!
Scroll down to see our top 5 venues in the area!
Our top 5 venues we toured:
Built in 1910, Grand Hotel Tremezzo is one of the oldest luxury hotels on Lake Como. It is surrounded by two acres of manicured, private gardens.
The entire property has recently been renovated and features 90 rooms, luxury suites, spa, two swimming pools (including one floating on the lake), a private beach and solarium, tennis courts, and a fitness club. Wedding receptions can be held on the T Bar terrace with supreme lake views. Inside the grand Sala Regina, receptions can be held until midnight with sumptuous cuisine accompanied with live music. Not to be missed is the very cool Escale wine bar.
This newly refurbished period villa is set in the mountain overlooking the lake.
On the western coast of the lake, just a short drive from Como city centre and the historic town of Cernobbio.
The gardens which are designed by Pietro Porcinai are full of large terraces, a swimming pool and paths that meander throughout the different levels all facing the lake.
The Grand Hotel Victoria in Menaggio is the newest 5-star-luxury identity on Lake Como.
Completely renovated, this late 19th century liberty neoclassic masterpiece, enriched by beautiful gardens and relaxing areas, and surrounded by breathtaking views of the lake and its mountains, aims to enhance and celebrate art concepts and made in Italy.
This world famous venue has been home to elite weddings, fashion shoots and has been the backdrop for films such as James Bond and Star Wars.
It is situated at the tip of a small wooded peninsula.
Couples and guests have the full impact of it’s grandeur as the only way to arrive at this villa is by boat . Villa Balbianello has unique lake views on all sides making it one of the most scenic wedding locations.
The glorious gardens and vistas make for a truly spectacular and unforgettable event.
Situated in Limonta, the heart of the Lake Como area, Villa Aura del Lago is an exclusive 18th-century property surrounded by a hundred-year-old botanic park and directly overlooking Lake Como with a unique 200-meter-length private waterfront. Preserved proudly by four generations of the Guido family, the Villa opens its magnificent doors to guests who can experience the most genuine Italian traditions, together with the highest standards of privacy and comfort. The Villa offers a unique “picture-postcard” view that will leave any visitor breathless.
Photography by the fab Kir2Ben