When we think of Italy, a few things come to mind: amazing food, an incredible climate, warming hospitality and incomparable views – all of which make for a perfect destination wedding spot.
As an award-winning wedding venue and spa hotel, Tenuta Esdra Agri-spa combines all of these factors and more. So, if you’re decided on a dreamy destination wedding in Italy, but have no idea yet where to tie the knot, let us tell you five reasons why you should definitely choose this wonderfully romantic villa venue:
1. For the beautiful setting
The Esdra estate dates back to 15th and 17th centuries, with architectural influences from the Angevin and Aragonese empires in the city of Pontecorvo. Imagine saying your vows in this enchanting location, surrounded by the Ausoni mountains, the Arunci national park and the charming Liri Valley.
Situated just 30 km from the seaside village of Sperlonga, and one hour from both Rome and Naples, Tenuta Esdra really is the perfect location for you and your guests to experience the wonders of Italy. From here you can explore natural surroundings as well as Italy’s most beautiful cities, with a panoramic wedding venue that boasts a combination of countryside chic and Italian glamour. It really doesn’t get much better than this.
As well as the luxury poolside area, there are beautiful landscaped gardens that are available for an alfresco ceremony. The large garden can also be the place of your dinner and celebration – you can say your speeches as the sun sets, and then dance under the stars.
2. For the luxury service
Your wedding at Tenuta Esdra will be a stress-free, relaxing and enjoyable experience, with everything taken care of by their dedicated team and impeccable service. Efficient and dynamic staff will take care of every intricate detail, using their strong network of high quality wedding services such as floral design, decor, catering, musicians, photographers, wedding planners and even make-up artists.
You’ll also love indulging in a delicious wedding banquet, designed by award-winning chefs and adapted to your every requirement.
3. For the welcoming atmosphere
As we’ve said, hospitality in Italy is a top priority, and Tenuta Esdra is synonymous with a warm and welcoming atmosphere that will make you and your wedding guests feel right at home. The Esdra estate is proud to operate a rainbow structure where civil, symbolic, religious and same-sex weddings are treated equally with open arms, for the team have a passion for all love stories. As an exclusive wedding venue, Tenuta Esdra is available for a maximum of 90 guests.
Guests can benefit from extra services such as poolside cocktails, massages, a wellness circuit, gourmet lunches and a personalised experience. Kids can even be kept entertained by their professional animator. It will not only be a wedding that your guests will never forget, but also an incredible travel experience to create life-lasting memories.
4. For the romance
What’s more romantic than a luxury countryside location in the Italian hills? Well, a hotel venue that also offers a Night of Love for their exclusive wedding couples. This includes a night in a double superior or spa room with breakfast in bed, strawberries and champagne on arrival to the room, an exclusive newlyweds spa area, a reserved wellness area with a whirlpool bath, massage bed and sauna, a 50 minutes couple’s massage, and a relaxation area complete with a tea selection and pastries.
This is the most romantic way to relax after a busy wedding day, and an incredibly unique first night as newlyweds.
5. For the perfect place to start your honeymoon
All of the above reasons mean that you are already in the ideal honeymoon location. Together you can relax in the spa, explore Italy’s eternal city of love in Rome, and wander along Naples’ glorious coastlines.
Whether you plan to explore the rest of Italy, or even more of Europe on your honeymoon, this luxury villa is most certainly the best place to start.
Have you fallen in love with Tenuta Esdra as much as we have? You can wow your guests with this charming Italian wedding venue, as well as enjoy a personal, exclusive and luxury honeymoon afterwards.
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