Nestled on the shores of Lake Como, the luxurious Villa Balbiano played host to this most exquisite day.
The design infused the venue with thousands of garden roses from David Austin Roses, resulting in a mesmerising display of flowers that transformed the villa into a wedding wonderland. The tablescape, with its classic palette of cream, adorned with rose-filled floral arrangements, created an ambiance of luxury and sophistication.
Villa Balbiano, a 16th-century marvel nestled on the banks of Lake Como, exemplifies elegance and exclusivity for your one-of-a-kind Lake Como Wedding. This architectural gem, previously the abode of Cardinal Angelo Maria Durini, radiates timeless sophistication with its meticulously preserved baroque architecture, exquisite artwork, and antiquated furnishings.
The outdoor expanse of the villa can comfortably host up to 200 guests, making it a versatile venue for both intimate and grandiose wedding ceremonies. The breathtaking views of Lake Como and the encircling mountains provide a picturesque canvas for your wedding photographs, while the villa's interiors lend an aura of historic charm.
Villa Balbiano's Italian-style gardens, lakeside pool area, and the option to install a marquee structure in the garden make it ideal for various wedding events, from symbolic and civil ceremonies to reception dinners. The stunning landscapes and serene ambiance of the villa, coupled with the picturesque backdrop of Lake Como, ensure any Villa Balbiano wedding is a memorable experience steeped in luxury, opulence, and romance.
We are committed to capturing the unique story of your Villa Balbiano wedding, from the grandeur of your wedding design to the intimate moments between you and your partner. This dedication ensures your wedding is documented in a manner as unique and beautiful as your love story.
A Villa Balbiano Wedding is more than an event; it's an opulent Italian experience. The villa offers a spectrum of customizable services and amenities to elevate your wedding experience. Whether it's a picturesque boat ride on the lake, a lavish spread of gourmet Italian cuisine, or a mesmerizing fireworks display over Lake Como, each aspect contributes to the magic of your special day.
Villa Balbiano is a photographer's haven, teeming with captivating places for portraits. The villa's lakeside gardens serve as a prominent location, perched directly on the shore with sweeping views of the lake. The grand interiors of the villa boast lavish salons embellished with priceless antiques, tapestries, and chandeliers, and provide an incredibly exquisite backdrop for portraits .
The cost of a wedding at Villa Balbiano depends largely on the specific details of your event. For smaller occasions like elopements or portrait sessions, the venue can be rented for a few hours starting at EUR 5,000, or for an entire day at EUR 10,000. For weddings, a typical booking requires a minimum of three days, costing around EUR 60,000. This price includes accommodation for 12 guests across 6 luxurious suites. The villa can host up to 50 guests for an indoor seated dinner, while the expansive gardens can accommodate up to 550 guests for an open-air event. It's important to note that a wedding planner would be necessary to handle suppliers, logistics, and to ensure the day runs smoothly. There's also an option to hire the property for 24 hours.