TOP 5 ULTIMATE WEDDING VENUES IN SICILY
When it comes to finding the perfect place to tie the knot, Sicily is hard to beat. As one of the most beautiful places in Italy, Sicily is dotted with picturesque towns and villages. From the rugged cliffs of Ragusa to the pristine beaches of Syracuse, the island offers no shortage of stunning locations for weddings.
The portrayal of Sicily in the most recent series of the hit TV show White Lotus has catapulted the Italian destination into the limelight with many foreigners, especially Americans, taking a renewed interest in culture, people, or landscape of the region.
Not only is the scenery breathtaking, but Sicilians are known for their warm and welcoming nature. This blend of natural beauty, hospitable people, and exciting culture makes Sicily an ideal destination for a wedding.
So, if you are considering a destination wedding, here is a look at five of the best wedding venues Sicily has to offer:
Zash Country Boutique Hotel & Spa
Zash Country Boutique Hotel, located in Riposto, Catania is a gorgeous hotel offering a unique setting with stunning views and a tranquil atmosphere for your wedding. With stylish rooms decorated in true Italian style, a panoramic outdoor pool and wonderful gardens consisting of vineyards and groves, you’ll find plenty of options for both your ceremony and reception. The hotel is elegant and refined while also providing a relaxed, countryside setting. Getting married at Zash would undoubtedly be a romantic and serene venue for your wedding day.
Commenda di San Calogero
This charming 17th century historic estate has been beautifully restored and converted into a hotel to provide a memorable setting for your special day. The estate consists of several reception rooms, a chapel, charming guest rooms, and lush gardens overlooking both Mount Etna and glorious seaside views. It is an ideal location for a wedding, especially for brides and grooms who want a private and exclusive setting. The estate offers the ultimate romantic and elegant setting surrounded by the natural beauty of Sicily.
Dimora delle Balze
This stunning property is situated a few kilometres from the UNESCO heritage city of Palazzolo Acreide and between two of Sicily’s most magical cities, Noto and Syracuse. The area has a rich art heritage and the natural beauty will make an ideal backdrop for your wedding photographs.
As a hotel and event venue, Dimora delle Balze offers wedding packages and services for couples who want to fulfil their destination wedding of dreams. The receptions rooms are elegant and refined, you can choose between the various internal courtyards, gardens, pool area and lemon house when it comes to celebrating with your guests. Tying the knot here will place you in star studded company. Dimora delle Balze played host to the wedding celebrations of Italian influencer Chiara Ferragni and singer Fedez in 2018.
Belmond Hotel Timeo
The Belmond Hotel Timeo is a luxurious and historic hotel located in Taormina, on the eastern coast of the island of Sicily. It’s an ideal venue for a wedding with its stunning views, elegant interiors, and exceptional service. There are a number of different rooms available to suit the needs of every couple, and the terrace offers a lovely spot to relax with your guests during the reception.
The hotel offers wedding packages and experienced staff to help you plan your special day and make it unforgettable. Whether you’re looking for a grand celebration or an intimate gathering, the Belmond Hotel Timeo is a perfect choice for your wedding day.
Villa Igea is a beautiful palazzo hotel located in Palermo, Sicily. It offers a stunning setting for weddings. With its elegant interiors furnished in classic antiques and sumptuous fabrics the Belle Époque Ballroom can host up to 180 guests. In addition the lush gardens, and panoramic views from the Mare Terrace overlook the city. The hotel has the experience to work with couples to help organize and coordinate every detail of your special day, from the ceremony to the reception.
Whether you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary celebration, Villa Igea provides a unique and unforgettable setting for your wedding day. With its exceptional facilities and services, you can be sure that your special day will be a memorable one.