If you’re dreaming of hosting your wedding in a sun-filled location with ultimate exclusivity and accommodation as a given, choosing a wedding villa is your ideal scenario.

From a wedding villa in Spain to a beautiful villa in Greece, these types of venues are ideal for weddings of all sizes, from intimate elopements to large wedding celebrations.

Often with inviting swimming pools as standard and great weather when you choose the best season, there’s plenty of amazing reasons to choose a villa to say ‘I Do’. Stay for a long weekend wedding or extend to a week, villas are the perfect get away celebration with your closest family and friends.

Luxury destination wedding villas

We’ve rounded up 19 of the most dreamiest villas across Europe and beyond which you can hire for the most jaw dropping of weddings abroad. Get in touch with them for to more details and about a villa wedding package.

Good luck choosing your favourite and get ready to fall in love…

Set within 400 acres of private grounds, the Spanish villa can host weddings of 20 to 250 guests in it’s ‘rustic luxury’ setting.

The property’s huge Bodega was recently rejuvenated to accommodate large indoor wedding celebrations incorporating romantic lighting and rustic wine casks. Leading out onto the private courtyard your guests can indulge in the favourable Spanish climate.

A chic retreat on an island of pure paradise, The Cycladic Gem Luxury Villa is an impressive slice of heaven, especially when it comes to exchanging your wedding vows.

Located on the sublime Greek island of Ios, the villa’s terraces are adorned with Mediterranean plants, the idyllic spot for your celebrations. Featuring a curvaceous outdoor pool and a stunning private cove, this truly romantic spot is also an ideal honeymoon location.

If you wish for a wedding in complete privacy on a sun-kissed island, this venue will certainly pull at your heart strings and the perfect villa for a wedding in Greece.

Sun, sea, and a sizeable saltwater pool await, in this spacious and bijou setting on the beautiful island of Crete, featuring five luxurious villas near to Rethymno town – ideal for chic celebrations Cretan-style.

Make a spectacular entrance and wow guests arriving by land, sea, or air – with a nearby dock and heli-pad at your disposal. Exchange vows on the water’s edge, flanked by palm trees and just the gentle lapping of calm waters, as you say ‘I do’ in style.

A private Eden overlooking the Aegean Sea and the Bay of Paroikia, Villa Mira provides an idyllic island hideaway for romantic wedding ceremonies and receptions in Paros.

Host your romantic ceremony on the villas spectacular terrace overlooking the majestic Aegean Sea and organize your big day across the many outdoor spaces with amazing amenities including; swimming pool, unique lounging areas and beautiful natural pergolas.

A rare hideaway in one of the most beautiful locations, VIBHŪ Villas Mykonos combines exceptional service, absolute privacy and the most stunning of views across the Aegean Sea. Discover the bright, bubbling soul of mykonos from your private balcony to the aegean.

VIBHŪ Villas Mykonos is a truly special event destination. It is the only luxury location in Mykonos able to host privately large premium events due to the vast size and high quality of the separate event venues it can provide, all within the same estate.

A picturesque private vineyard wedding venue near Barcelona, Masia Cabellut is a luxury villa nestled in a valley in Northern Spain, in the small town of Masllorenç, and just 25 minutes from the Mediterranean coast.

Masia Cabellut is a wonderful and beautifully resorted villa and a secret gem, perfect whether it will be your magical wedding party with 200 people or cosy celebration with your closest friends and family.

The rustic centenary house of Casa Sacoto has a simplistic yet authentic style with design focused touches, embracing local organic products. Accommodation for up to 10, consists of spacious rooms and suites, with access to the private swimming pool and sun terrace.

Situated 40 minutes from Lisbon, your guests can enjoy the areas surrounding wine producing estates, traditional markets and local mouthwatering cuisine. Beaches are also located just half hours drive away.

Located on Pantelleria, a beautiful volcanic island off of Sicily  closest to Africa ,and set in the heart of the National Park is Tenuta Kafar,  a unique place of original Dammusi dated 1600 built with lava rock stones and white domes,  from which to celebrate your wedding from a spectacular sunrise right through to a stunning sunset.

Luxurious gardens, Palm grove, Olive trees Field , Vineyard and  a spectacular infinity pool offer a unique experience for those who wants to get marry out of the Crowd looking for “ special” places.

This 15th Century Catalan manor offers every modern creature comforts you could dream of, but it has been carefully renovated in order to preserve its original character and beauty. The upstairs bedrooms offer some magnificent views to the hills and vineyards surrounding the village. The villa sleeps up to 28+ guests, and is perfect for any type of celebration. Additional guests can be accommodated for a nightly supplement.

Located in Llevant Nature Park and just a few minutes drive from Mallorca’s main beaches and coves Finca Ses Voltes is the perfect destination wedding villa.

Finca Ses Voltes is a dream wedding location and villa in Sant Llorenc Mallorca, exclusive use for you and your guests with a stunning pool and panoramic views.

When you have your wedding here there is a 3 night minimum stay where you have exclusive use of the estate. You can relax by the pool or perhaps a game of table tennis or use of the Wimbledon sized tennis court!

The House accommodates 16 guests comfortably, with 8 deluxe double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. This is perfect for you to have your family and friends with you in the lead up to the special day, or perhaps stay afterwards or for your honeymoon.

All yours for a whole week, kick back, relax and say ‘I Do’ at Casa Olivi surrounded by your friends and family, an intimate villa with a contemporary design led style.

The magnificent infinity pool allows you to relax and enjoy the stunning views over the countryside, whilst the exterior boasts a well furnished lounge, dining spaces and an outside kitchen with its very own Japanese grill. Ideal for entertaining across your stay.

The ultimate Tuscan villa, complete with stunning Italian countryside and authentic 17th century charm, Villa Catignano promises to fulfill your wedding fantasies.

Nestled in the heart of a winemaking region, the villa itself is set within 600 acres of flourishing vineyards and olive groves, proving the most stylish backdrops for enviable wedding photos. Ceremonies can take place within the villa’s private chapel or amongst the flourishing gardens with various charming areas to enjoy your reception.

Bring together your family and friends for intimate wedding festivities at Villa Catignano for a destination wedding no one will ever forget.

A stylish boutique villa located in Southern Spain, the chic interior and pretty gardens of Casa La Siesta make it the perfect place to say ‘I Do’. Bringing together atmospheric, traditional ‘cortijo’ premises and stylish décor, the villa is a secluded and private hideaway that oozes understated luxury.

Luscious gardens coupled with exquisite food and locally sourced wine grants supreme alfresco celebrations of up to 150 guests. With seven stylish guest rooms, two 2 bedroom self catered cottages and a small but impeccably trained team who pride themselves on anticipating guest’s every whim, Casa La Siesta is somewhat of a dream destination wedding choice.

If you have your heart set on an exclusive beach wedding, you’ll love Villa La Joya! The elegant Mexican residence is situated right on the beachfront with an air of sophisticated grandeur.

Indulge in the most divine cocktail-styled party on the poolside patio, in the knowledge you have the entire venue to yourselves. Whether you opt for a romantic garden ceremony or a secluded beach exchange of vows, the Caribbean sea will be dancing in the foreground.

Everything you could ever wish for in a wedding villa and so much more, Villa La Joya offers an exciting wedding experience.

If you dream of enjoying a destination home away from home for your big day, Mas Terrats is the venue for you! A peaceful haven with over 250 acres of grounds to explore, this venue is situated right at the heart of Catalonia offering complete exclusivity for you and your guests.

The modern glass structured Events Room is a blank canvas with picturesque Spanish countryside views waiting to be styled to your desired taste. A large outdoor pool is perfect for your guests to enjoy and cool off as the celebrations extend into the following days.

A family home in a gorgeous location, Mas Terrats is the ideal mixture of rustic charm with modern touches.

If you’re looking for a modern luxury villa in Santorini then say hello to Aenaon Villas! A beautiful venue offering the most breathtaking views across the spectacular Aegean Sea and the volcano’s famous Caldera.

Poised on carved out rock, Aenaon Villas is certainly unique, the crisp white exterior and interior bounces off the glorious sunlight, complimenting the deep blue sea below. With multiple terraces, infinity pools and panoramic views, you wedding is set to have one of the world’s most incredible backdrops.

This villa is perfect for small and intimate weddings, elopements or larger weddings with all your friends and family.

The Villa Taj Marrakech is without doubt a dream villa, situated in Morocco it possesses a modern touch of luxury in a country of Boho delights. Poised to host weddings from 20 up to an impressive 250 person guestlist, the villa is the ultimate contemporary destination wedding choice.

With a dedicated team of Wedding Planners onsite your celebrations can unfold with a non-denominative ceremony beneath the olive trees, a wine reception on the stylish upper terrace and the use of an international pro DJ, all amongst exceptional decor complimenting the Moroccan style.

This luxury villa features 19 stunning bedrooms, perfect for accommodating your guests, allowing you to turn your wedding day into a week long celebration.

Authentic Tuscan beauty, Villa Montanare is nestled away in picturesque Italian countryside, a magical retreat perfect for hosting alfresco styled wedding celebrations.

Relax, rejuvenate and say ‘I Do’ amongst Tuscan paradise in a setting of pure sophistication. Sip wine into the evening and wake to an indulgent massage or calm your mind with yoga. A place your guests will never want to leave and a setting in which your most treasured memories will be made.

With its country charm and rural chic, Villa Montanare is the ideal Italian venue for weddings filled with laughter and love.

For those seeking an idyllic wedding amid rolling countryside yet with coastal beauty spots such as Llafranc, Tamariu & Aiguablava close by, Mas Torroella on the Costa Brava, offers the perfect choice.

There’s an abundance of 14th century character at this luxury villa, and a handful of features you’ll find yourself eager to explore, such as the large swimming pool, Finnish sauna, tennis court and private interior spa. With the scope to host up to 250 guests, Mas Torroella is made for bespoke impressive celebrations.

Part of the Casa Monte Cristo collection of exclusive villas, the family-run luxury property sits high on top of Funchal Ridge boasting incredible backdrops.

Picturesque private grounds provide idyllic villa garden ceremonies with spectacular sea views. Featuring a large sun terrace, inviting pool and BBQ area you and your guests can unwind in nature’s beauty.

Things to Consider when booking a villa for your wedding

Guest numbers and accommodation

Know your guestlist before committing to a wedding villa and ensure you check the wedding guest capacity alongside the accommodation capacity. Some villas include an intimate selection of bedrooms but have arrangements with local hotels to ensure your requirements are fulfilled.

Location and transport

Consider how you and your guests will arrive at your potential venues, look at local airports and links. Speak to villas direct about transport and their recommendations for your travelling party.

Minimum stay

A villa is a great places to hire for week long celebrations with your closest friends and family, after all who said weddings need to be just one day!?

It’s not unusual for destination wedding villas to have a minimum 3 night hire but it sometimes doesn’t cost too much more to extend to a week and it’s certainly worth it.

Can you get married in a villa abroad?

Villas are great for celebrating and enjoying with your friends and family where you have exclusive use, some villas have a chapel on site, depending on the country you maybe able to have a civil ceremony, however you could have a symbolic ceremony when abroad.

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