While rays of sunlight caress the lake waters creating an emotional and charming light effect, you open your eyes and realize that your tomorrow has just started. It’s not a dream; these are the sensations you could feel by choosing one of Lake Como wedding venues.
I am Sabrina Talarico, a wedding planner in Como and Piedmont, with Tala Design I add the art of style to your special day in order to make it really unique.
Where can you get married in Como?
Rich in history, Como is one of those places that pluck the strings of the heart. Mostly thanks to its climate mitigated by the lake waters and its rich architecture, the city is one of the most longed-for destinations to say I do. The late-gothic Duomo with its square, the Basilica of San Fedele and the other churches are perfect for a Catholic ceremony. And for a Civil ceremony and wedding reception you will be just spoilt with choice, but remember it is better to reserve with much advance.
Wedding at Villa Aura
Within a short distance from Bellagio, this option stands out for being particularly versatile. Unlike other venues on the lake, it is possible to arrive to Villa Aura both by boat and by car. Imagine you are getting ashore by boat and the guests are ready to welcome you. And this is only one of the ingredients that the villa offers for your special day. The property has accomodation for your stay and areas for both a civil and non-Catholic religious ceremony.
Wedding at Villa Carlotta
Its architecture and spaces are ideal for big receptions. Here nature and architecture create a perfect blend. Its terrace garden is the real highlight and is ideal for the ceremony but can also be used to surprise your guests in a different way. All these elements create the atmosphere of a dream in which you feel like you want to lose yourself among the citrus groves, the tropical vegetation, the Australian ferns valley and exchange that first passionate kiss as a married couple.
Wedding at Villa d’Este
A few steps away from Switzerland and one hour drive from Milan, Villa D’Este offers a setting worthy of Tsars and princesses. The garden designs and the renaissance architecture create the perfect atmosphere for a classy and exclusive event where luxury is the main ingredient. This venue is an excellent choice in every season, and is the perfect background for an unforgettable setup and breathtaking light effects. Just think of a dream venue, this is much more.
This is an exclusive wedding venue for up to 100 guests and is located in the heart of the small town Osuccio. Directly overlooking the lake and with a private boat access, it can also be easily reached by car. The perfectly trimmed gardens and lawns are the real highlight of the outdoor spaces, but internally the villa is no less extraordinary. The regal frescos of its rooms, the dreamlike covered pool and the suites all provide incredible symmetries that are perfect to inspire unique pictures.
Villa del Balbianello
This one of a kind venue, dating back to the 1700’s, can only be reached by boat. Arriving to the villa while enjoying the beauty of the landscape is the most exciting experience. The villa can host up to 150 guests for the wedding ceremony and reception. In this venue, that is part of the FAI, the Italian Environmental Fund, nature perfectly blends in with history and your guests will therefore be part of your dream wedding in a precious and timeless location.
Fairytale is the word that better describes the type of wedding that this venue is able to host.
The villa can welcome events for up to 250 guests and is therefore suitable for big parties. Here there is a perfect harmony between its architecture, the sumptuous rooms and the English-style lawns that can all be adapted to the most diverse settings and atmospheres and where you can play with design. You can actually breath the vibes of all the potential design projects that this venue can inspire.
Located in Pognana, halfway between Bellagio and Como, this villa is ideal for intimate ceremonies for up to 100 guests.
This venue is immersed in the most chic area of the lake that offers the most enchanting corners.
The pier has one of the most spectacular views, its position is perfect for playing with light in your photo shooting session. The classy looks of the premises perfectly match the quality of the service and the attention to the details that here are a must.
If you dream of a breathtaking view on the lake, this is the best choice, with its magical and dreamy atmosphere and the majestic architecture that highlights the surrounding beauty. This venue is perfect for big events for up to 200 guests. The external gardens are ideal for the ceremony and the reception together with the internal rooms that offer prestigious settings. With the possibility to access the property also by boat, your wedding day will be full of precious memories, this is what makes Lake Como so special.