MASSERIA : THE IDEAL VENUE FOR AN AUTHENTIC DREAM WEDDING IN ITALY
One of the most typical places in Italy for a magnificent wedding ceremony is the masseria in the region of Puglia. Apulian masseria is the perfect place if you dream of a wedding in an authentic atmosphere. Its vast outdoor areas and alleys of olive trees are ideal settings for a romantic wedding in all simplicity and authenticity. Weddings in such locations will give you and your dear guests the unusual chance to discover a part of Southern Italy’s soul and share an unforgettable moment together.
WHAT IS AN APULIAN MASSERIA? ?
Apulian masseria can be found literally everywhere in the region of Puglia. These historical properties date back to the 16th and 17th centuries and they used to serve as residences for an entire community. Some even date back to the 10th century and these white stone mansions were at that time the mansion of landowners. The owners developed vegetables and cereals farming, livestock breeding and even the conservation of precious food items such as salt. These properties are now used as hotels or reception rooms. Many masseria in the region of Puglia have been renovated and are now authentic properties of Southern Italy. Choosing to celebrate your wedding in an Apulian masseria is also choosing a place full of ancestral traditions and centuries of history.
THE ROLE OF A MASSERIA IN THE REGION OF PUGLIA
Today, masseria are real delights for tourists as well as couples planning to get married. The vast outdoor spaces have been renovated to the delight of visitors. The stone walls of the old mill serve as benches for lovers who need some rest. The infinite fields of olive trees are ideal settings for a party with your friends or a beautiful shabby and chic wedding ceremony. Some owners have chosen to transform their main homes into B&B and allow guests to stay in these enchanting settings. Our team in Italy can also organise a stay rich in emotions for you and your guests and extend your wedding festivities with a brunch on the day following your wedding for example.
CHOOSE A MASSERIA AS YOUR WEDDING VENUE
Many couples choose masseria for their wedding in Italy and that too for the right reason; It is one of the most suitable places for a wedding in the region of Puglia. They privilege the authenticity of historical places to celebrate their wedding and at the same time seize the chance of getting immersed in the history of Italy. Our team has selected locations which have preserved their authenticity and have remained impregnated with their original décor. Due to its initial rural characteristics, masseria have large outdoor spaces. Centuries-old olive groves are also ideal settings for an original wedding meal with your loved ones. Some masseria even have many modern spaces with swimming pools or natural waterfalls, ideal for a chic and rural theme wedding! The fields of olive trees will light up your meal served on antique wooden tables and the paved courtyard will resonate with the laughter and joyful cries of your guests.
HOW TO CHOOSE A MASSERIA FOR YOUR WEDDING IN
If white stone is a common element to all masseria, they are all very different from one another. Brides and grooms can therefore choose a place that reflects their personality the most from the wide selection of authentic masseria proposed by Noces Italiennes. From rustic to sophisticated, the masseria unveil centuries of history and the owners’ tastes and promise to satisfy couples from all over the world. The vast spaces seduce brides and grooms who dream of outdoor weddings and celebrations in nature. Couples and their guests will also have the privilege to taste the pleasure of la dolce vita. So if an Apulian masseria is a dream place for you to celebrate the best day of your life, do not hesitate to contact us!
CHOOSE THE DECOR OF YOUR WEDDING IN AN
If you want to organise your wedding ceremony in a masseria in Italy, our team in Italy will be at your disposal to realise a personalised décor and adapt your desires to your chosen wedding venue. Olive trees are present literally everywhere in the region of Puglia and are ideal for magical artistic illumination. Instead of distorting the authenticity of the place, we envelop it with the charm and magic of marriages and create starry skies with garland of lights. Chic, shabby or elegant, decorating an Apulian masseria will allow you to express yourself, your life experiences together and your love story. Whatever your wishes and desires, we will work hand in hand to make this day unforgettable for you all!