A few kilometres south of Rome there is the Roman Castles area, so called from Roman times when the inhabitants of Rome took refuge in the castles of these places to escape from the economic crisis of the city, now a holiday place much appreciated by both Romans and tourists from all over the world.
The territory includes several municipalities such as Albano Laziale with a beautiful lake, Ariccia known for the famous porchetta, Grottaferrata which preserves the only existing castle in the area, Frascati rich in vineyards and wine cellars, Castel Gandolfo with the Pope's summer residence.
Our agency proposes you the wedding in the Roman Castles area, surrounded by lakes and hills, in a refined landscape that will capture your heart, while good wine and excellent food will delight your palate.
The wedding venue is an ancient villa of 16th century with a panoramic view of Rome, where you will celebrate the civil ceremony, have the wedding banquet and stay overnight with your friends and relatives, all completely in the villa without having to travel.
The civil ceremony
On the wedding day, the mayor or his delegate will go to the villa to celebrate the civil marriage, in the presence of an interpreter in your language for simultaneous translation.
You can choose the place of the celebration you prefer, also according to the weather conditions: in a beautiful frescoed room inside the villa or outdoors in the garden.
Whatever your choice, venue setting up will be perfect with a carpet for the bride, chairs for newlyweds and guests, desk for the celebrant with customizable flowers, a bow or a floral gazebo as a frame during the exchange of your promises.
Our agency will take care to organize the entire event, also dealing with the processing of paperwork so that the necessary documents will be in compliance with Italian law.
Wedding lunch at the villa
The villa has large areas for the wedding lunch or dinner, such as the stunning outdoor terrace overlooking Rome or one of the four internal rooms, all finely furnished with antique furniture, antique paintings and refined porcelain, with a maximum capacity of 200 seats.
The cooking quality is very hight and we will help you in choosing the menu based on meat or fish, customized according to your tastes, from the aperitif to the wedding cake.
Among the appetizers you will find marinated anchovies with citrus fruits, caramelle in pasta fillo, marinated beef with sprouts, two first courses such as trofie with asparagus tips and cherry tomatoes, risotto with Laurent Perrier champagne and apples, a second dish as sea bass fillet with vegetables.
The menu includes red wines such as Shiraz IGT or San Marco, white superior Frascati DOC wine, Valdo Brut sparkling wine, water and other drinks, coffee.
After signing the contract for confirmation and before your wedding, we offer you the proof menu at the villa in order to choose your favorite dishes.
Included in the exclusive package, My Wedding in Rome offers you the exclusive use of villa spaces, preparation of wedding seating chart, menu cards for your guests, flower arrangements for the table centerpiece, torches and chairs cover.
Accommodation in villa
During your stay in the Roman Castles area, our agency offers you one overnight stay at the villa including breakfast, up to a maximum capacity of 62 rooms located in three buildings.
The main building has 13 rooms of different categories, such as the suites furnished with stylish furniture, rooms with vaulted ceilings and separate living rooms, rooms with wooden roofs overlooking the ancient garden or with terrace overlooking Rome.
On arrival, a bottle of Frascati DOC wine and local products will be offered as gifts for the newlyweds.
Beauty and bouquet
On your wedding day, beauty professionals will go to the villa to take care of the bridal make-up and hairstyle and, thanks to their experience and professionalism, they will make you feel like a princess on the most important day of your life.
We offer you the possibility of a make-up and hairstyle test a few days before the wedding.
In this exclusive package we have included the bridal bouquet in the favourite style and colours, prepared with seasonal flowers according to your directions and wishes, with hand delivery directly to the villa before the ceremony.
Our agency collaborates only with specialized weddings photographers, always updated in new techniques and photo styles, who love their job and make it a mission.
The wedding photo shoot will be done all in the villa during the day, starting from the preparations, then during the ceremony, the wedding banquet, until the cake cut.
The photographers will capture moments of your happiness through the photo machine telling your wedding day in reportage style or posed, according to your wishes.
The photographic material will be shared online in about one month.
Optional of Roman Castles package
Among the optional exclusive services, My Wedding in Rome proposes you:
- Music, essential ingredient in the wedding that will accompany you in the most important moments, both during the civil ceremony and the banquet.
Depending by your musical tastes and your budget, you can choose a duet or string quartet with a singer, a live band that will sing your favorite tunes, a piano bar musician, or a Dj to unleash yourself in the dances as in a disco.
- Animation for kids, with two assistants who will be responsible for organizing games for children and entertaining them during the wedding banquet.
- Video of your wedding day and photo album.
If you want to customize this package with other services, please visit the extra services page.