Gorgeous Guardastelle – A fantastic Tuscan farmhouse, perfect for an overseas wedding

Located just two kilometres from the medieval town of San Gimignano, this working farm – Agriturismo Guardastelle – is an enchanting destination wedding venue in the heart of Tuscany, Italy.

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Rated number 1 of 93 speciality lodgings in its area on Tripadvisor, Guardastelle has been described as ‘unbeatable in terms of beauty, hospitality and serenity.’

Guardastelle has been lovingly refurbished by its owners Fausto and Suzanne, and each bedroom is decorated tastefully in a typical Tuscan style. The accommodation comes in the form of a B&B villa with five double rooms (plus 3 sofa beds) and four self catering apartments which accommodate up to 13 guests.

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Virgo Apartment - Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Virgo Apartment – Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Teresa Bedroom, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Teresa Bedroom, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Renato Bedroom, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Renato Bedroom, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle,  Orione Apartment, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Orione Apartment, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Virgo Bedroom, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Virgo Bedroom, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

In total, Guardastelle can accommodate up to 29 guests and prices start at €110 for a double room (per night, with breakfast) or €660 for an apartment (for 2 people) for the week . There are plenty of options nearby providing additional accommodation for larger wedding parties.

Guardastelle offers their beautiful terrace and gardens for an outdoor wedding of up to 100 guests. Local Italian caterers provide truly tantalising menus which your guests will never forget. Contact clare@wanderlust-weddings.com for more details on menus and pricing.

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Ceremonies can take place in San Gimignano townhall or a symbolic ceremony can take place on site. There are several churches nearby for a Catholic wedding too.

Surrounded by the beautiful Tuscan landscape, guests can enjoy the sunshine, take a dip in the refreshing swimming pool or go for a walk around the gorgeous gardens, vineyard and olive groves. Guests can also taste some of Guardastelle’s renowned wines or olive oil, try a cooking class or visit the estate’s cellars during their stay.  Guardastelle’s location in the heart of Tuscany also means guests can access the popular cities of Siena and Florence.

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Harvest Time at Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Harvest Time at Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Wanderlust Weddings think Agriturismo Guardastelle is a very special venue offering a true taste of Tuscan hospitality and beauty in a rustic, unique and magical place, ideal for a destination wedding.

Contact clare@wanderlust-weddings.com for further information on hosting your wedding at this beautiful venue.

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

Agriturismo Guardastelle, Destination Wedding Venue (Villa), Tuscany, Italy

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Fulfil your fairytale fantasy with a destination wedding at Villa Catignano, Tuscany

Nestled in the heart of the winemaking region of Italy’s Chianti Classico, Villa Catignano is a magnificent 17th century villa set in an idyllic countryside estate. Located only 7 miles from Siena and two hours from Pisa International Airport, this exclusive villa provides the perfect backdrop for an enchanting overseas wedding.

Up to 90 guests can stay on the Catignano estate, providing exclusivity for your wedding festivities in an intimate surrounding.

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

The team at Villa Catignano can assist in organising and arranging every detail of such an important day. With years of experience in hosting weddings, the wedding team has close contacts with high-quality local suppliers to cover all areas of your day including caterers, florists, musicians, photographers, hair and makeup artists and transportation services.

Catignano allows couples to customise their menus to fit every taste, for an intimate wedding breakfast on the terrace, an extraordinary lunch in the Italian Garden, or a picturesque dinner in the courtyard of the villa, bringing fine-dining to your fingertips.

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Anglican or Protestant faith ceremonies can be held in the ancient private chapel inside the property, while symbolic ceremonies or blessings can be held in the idyllic Italian gardens.

Wanderlust Weddings think this is an ideal destination wedding venue for couples looking for an exclusive wedding set in the charming Italian countryside.

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Weddingtaking advantage of the fantastic facilities available.

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Weddingtaking advantage of the fantastic facilities available.

Up to 90 guests can Villa Catignano, Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Up to 90 guests can Villa Catignano, Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Fulfil your fairytale fantasy with a destination wedding at Villa Catignano, Tuscany

Nestled in the heart of the wine-making region of Italy’s Chianti Classico, Villa Catignano is a magnificent 17th century villa set in an idyllic countryside estate. Located only 7 miles from Siena and two hours from Pisa International Airport, this exclusive villa provides the perfect backdrop for an enchanting overseas wedding.

Up to 90 guests can stay on the Catignano estate, providing exclusivity for your wedding festivities in an intimate surrounding and taking advantage of the fantastic facilities available.

Villa Catignano, Chinati Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chinati Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

The team at Villa Catignano can assist in organising and arranging every detail of such an important day. With years of experience in hosting weddings, the wedding team has close contacts with high-quality local suppliers to cover all areas of your day including caterers, florists, musicians, photographers, hair and makeup artists and transportation services.

Catignano allows couples to customise their menus to fit every taste, for an intimate wedding breakfast on the terrace, an extraordinary lunch in the Italian Garden, or a picturesque dinner in the courtyard of the villa, bringing fine-dining to your fingertips.

Up to 90 guests can stay on the Catignano estate, providing exclusivity for your wedding festivities in an intimate surrounding and taking advantage of the fantastic facilities available.

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Up to 90 guests can stay on the Catignano estate, providing exclusivity for your wedding festivities in an intimate surrounding and taking advantage of the fantastic facilities available.

Anglican or Protestant faith ceremonies can be held in the ancient private chapel inside the property, while symbolic ceremonies or blessings can be held in the idyllic Italian gardens.

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wanderlust Weddings think this is an ideal destination wedding venue for couples looking for an exclusive wedding set in the charming Italian countryside.

Contact clare@wanderlust-weddings.com for more information on hosting a wedding at this stunning location.

Up to 90 guests can stay on the Catignano estate, providing exclusivity for your wedding festivities in an intimate surrounding and taking advantage of the fantastic facilities available.

Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Up to 90 guests can stay on the Catignano estate, providing exclusivity for your wedding festivities in an intimate surrounding and taking advantage of the fantastic facilities available.

Villa Catignano, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Up to 90 guests can stay on the Catignano estate, providing exclusivity for your wedding festivities in an intimate surrounding and taking advantage of the fantastic facilities available.

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Villa Catignano, Chinati Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Villa Catignano, Chinati Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Up to 90 guests can Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy - Destination Wedding

Up to 90 guests can Villa Catignano, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – Destination Wedding

Fattoria di Corsignano – Raise a glass to this charming Chianti Classico wedding venue

Located in the heart of Tuscany between Siena and Florence in the Chianti Classico region, Fattoria di Corsignano is a beautiful family run farm which produces wine and olive oil. Wanderlust Weddings thinks this is an ideal location for a destination wedding in Italy.

Set across 54 acres, Corsignano is renowned for using native grapes to produce their popular Chianti  Classico wine.

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The property prides itself on being as eco friendly as possible, with all of the energy being provided by solar panels and having three wells for water. The owners always try to use on-site or locally sourced products, many of which are organic. A perfect Italian wedding venue for any eco-consious couples.

The four country homesteads of Corsignano have been converted into charming and romantic suites and apartments. The apartments have independent entrances, a parking space and a private terrace, garden or porch, meaning guest have the option of privacy during their stay.  The venue also offers plenty of activities for guests to participate in, including wine tasting and cooking classes.

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Corsignano offers a fairytale backdrop with panoramic views, making it an ideal destination wedding venue.

Location: Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy – 8km from Siena

Accommodation capacity: The venue consists of 10 apartments and four guest rooms/suites. The apartments can accommodate 32 guests plus an additional 12 guests if using sofa beds. There are also four suites which can accommodate two people in each, plus an additional 7 guests if using sofa beds

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Price per room: There are a variety of options available including B&B from €45-€70, half-board from €75-€100 per person per night and self catering from €60 to €240 per apartment per night

Price per wedding meal: €80 (adults)  / €40 for 4 to 14 year olds

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Restaurant on site? Yes plus there are two local restaurants within walking distance

Wedding ceremony location: Radda in Chianti’s townhall. The rental cost is €500 which is only 20 minutes away

After reception? An open bar can be provided

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Minimum stay? Three nights

Anything else? As this is an eco-friendly venue, there is no air conditioning available. However there is a natural breeze in the area and ceiling fans in all of the rooms which ensure the temperature is pleasant

Link: http://www.tenutacorsignano.it/english/index.html

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Fattoria di Corsignano, Tuscany Destination Wedding Venue

Fattoria San Donato – take over this charming medieval village for your special day

San Donato is a farmhouse set in a tiny medieval village amidst the green hills of San Gimignano in Tuscany, offering charming panoramic views of the unique town and countryside.

San Donato

San Donato

The Fenzi family, who have owned the farm since 1932 always provide a warm welcome and are happy to assist with your special day. Federica used to be a wedding coordinator herself and can provide recommendations for local suppliers.

San Donato

San Donato

San Donato is a working farm which produces wine, oil and cereals and the friendly owners are renowned for offering guests local produce and organising delicious dinners with typical Tuscan food.

We think this is an outstanding venue offering a magical Tuscan experience, which will be remembered for many years to come.

San Donato

San Donato

Location: 11 minutes from Tuscany’s San Gimignano and approximately 30 minutes from Volterra (Italy)

Accommodation capacity: Space for 32 guests spread across several self contained apartments, plus some extra bed can be added. Next year (2014) they will be adding two more apartments accommodating two people in each

Price per room: From €90 for a double room

San Donato

San Donato

Price per wedding meal: €80 per person if in-house catering is used. There is an option of using outside caterers  

Venue fee: None if in-house caterers are used for the wedding reception. If off-site caterers are used, there is a fee of €500

San Donato

San Donato

Post-reception entertainment: Music can be played until 12.30pm

Restaurant on site (for meals before or after the wedding)? Yes – meals need to be pre-booked a day or two in advance. A traditional light lunch costs €22 while a traditional dinner costs €32

Minimum stay:  Three nights (though this may be flexible)

Website: http://www.sandonato.it/english/agriturismo.html

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Fattoria-San-Donato-Agriturismo/78801493172?fref=ts

Anything else? San Donato is well known for its wines and cooking lessons too, all of which can be sampled by the guests during their stay. Also as expected, hosting a wedding reception there is only possible if you are staying on-site

San Donato

San Donato