Sophisticated, elegant and scrumptious in every possible way – a vineyard is a great choice for hosting your wedding day celebrations! From the iconic valleys of Provence, to the rolling hills of Tuscany, and the sensational chic surroundings of Portugal – there’s plenty of choice and versatility when it comes to a vineyard setting.

But the reason why many couples choose a vineyard wedding is for two things: the acres of private open space it offers, and secondly for the glorious climate in which it finds itself. These bode particularly well for wedding parties, and the local food and drink isn’t too bad either…

Best Vineyard Wedding Venues in Europe

If we’ve whet your appetite, here’ seven spellbinding vineyard destinations to add to your wedding venue shortlist.

Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery, is a beautiful wedding location in an authentic Istrian house. Surrounded by a Mediterranean oasis of peace and quiet surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, where elegant rooms and villas are combined with the ultimate Wine & Dine experience.

Prepared to be wowed by this fairy-tale-like chateaux where romance is most definitely on the menu. Mingle with guests in its stunning grounds, featuring private pools (several), luscious lawns, and one of the most breathtaking vineyards in the South of France.

The shaded orangery is a wonderful spot for post-nuptial cocktails, before settling down to a first-class meal prepared using locally sourced produce. Needless to say, the food and drink is next level, especially the revered Languedoc wine cellar to gander around at your leisure. With 30 stylish suites for guests, it’s a one-stop Chateaux for your wedding day needs.

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.

Set in a valley and with exclusive use of the villa you can party late into the night and watch the sunrise with no curfew or neighbours nearby to disturb.

Escape to the Natural Park in The Alpilles where rustic romance is in the air, in this renovated Provençal farmhouse dating back to the 17th Century. Its understated charm makes it perfect for casual or formal occasions, with a cosy welcoming feel.

Flanked by olive groves and pine trees, the vineyard provides the perfect canvas to paint your wedding day. After the ceremony, guests can enjoy its tranquil grounds and enjoy a delightful meal in its chic barn space. The food here is mostly grown on the grounds, which foodies will love. After the party, there’s plenty of reason to extend your stay and enjoy this idyllic spot, complete with pool and jacuzzi.

A wine estate with French country vibes, Chateau St Pierre de Serjac brings all that is great about Cote D’Azure living in one private space. Blissfully idyllic, the residence finds itself in a quiet countryside location, with its huge outdoor pool taking centre stage.

This is the place to enjoy good times with good company, and celebrate your nuptials into the small hours. With a hint of vintage French glamour, the estate is nestled within 10 acres of impeccable gardens, lined with olive groves, woodlands and hiking trails. With the addition of eight classic rooms and 36 self-catering properties on site, it’s a wonderful choice for your jet-set party.

Both a contemporary villa and stunning vineyard in one, this refined Portuguese bolthole brings a touch of Japanese zen with its nouveau design and Asian aesthetics. This all makes for the perfect place to escape the bustle of wedding day frenzy, and enjoy a paired-back one-of-a kind experience instead.

For starters, the bijou property is tucked away in the hilltops, benefitting from 50 hectares of grounds all to yourself.

Here you’ll find endless beauty spots for whimsical wedding day photos, alongside a heated outdoor pool and plenty of activities to enjoy once the party is over. There are seven rooms within the glorious grounds – making it a top destination for vineyard vibes on a smaller scale.

Set against the rolling Tuscan hillside, this captivating skyline wouldn’t be out of place in The Godfather movie! In one of the most sought-after areas in the Chianti region, this vineyard is close to nearby attractions in Pisa and Florence. But before that, there’s a wedding to be had.

Settle in to the slower pace and enjoy the magnificent landscape – an idyllic setting for saying ‘I do’ – in the grounds or in the church. After which, enjoy poolside cocktails and a sumptuous BBQ, before partying the night away. With 15 apartments within stumbling distance, it sure offers a day and night to remember.

A heavenly hideaway, Roncollo is the countryside estate you always dreamed of hosting your wedding day in. The jaw-dropping drive into the property sets the scene: large pine trees line the route, with 130-hectares of rolling green hills and lush vineyards rising up to greet you.

Upon arrival, the stately home is all yours to enjoy – perfect for prestigious and private weddings. Taking the celebrations outdoors, there’s ample space for exchanging vows, followed by a mesmerising reception in either the Lake or Resort event space. Both bring the magic and beauty of the vineyard to life, with guests lapping up gastronomic treats – some, including the balsamic and sparkling wine produced on site.

Loaded with rustic charm, the property fuses the old with new, making it a truly exceptional space for wedding day bliss… or should that be bellissimo!

Fall in love all over again in this ancient mansion, protected by the iconic hills of Lombardy. Making the most of its prime Italian location, everything from the ceremony to the celebrations are held in the great outdoors, with dramatic sunsets and the option to dine under the stars available.

Centered around its infinity pool, the immaculate gardens have plenty of space for envy-inducing wedding day selfies and group shots. As you’d expect with a former 16th century monastery, the area is both peaceful and pleasant, with 50 hectares of greenery and rooms for up to 19 guests to sink into at the end of the night.