10 Best Wedding Venues In The World
Whether you prefer a quiet and peaceful affair or an extravagant celebration, Ramona Fernandes lists 10 of the most amazing wedding venues in the world! Second marriage anyone?
#1 Laucala Island, Fiji
The exotic Laucala Island is one of the most splendid wedding destinations in the world. Spread over 3,200 acres of land, it boasts of pristine beaches, coconut plantations and tropical forests. If you need to keep guests entertained, the island boasts of an 18-hole golf course and water sports like snorkelling, night diving and surfing. Perfect for a big fat wedding, don’t you think?
#2 Hotel Caruso, Italy
Situated above a cliffs on the Amalfi coast, Belmond Hotel Caruso is one of Italy’s favourite destinations for weddings and events. The frescoed ceilings with historic interiors, turquoise sea and verdant gardens make Hotel Caruso a truly breathtaking wedding location!
#3 The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur
Standing on the banks of Lake Pichola in the heart of Rajasthan, the Oberoi Udaivilas showcases the majesty and grandeur of a bygone era. Inspired by the rich heritage of royal Mewar, decorative domes, beautifully crafted artifacts and intricate mirror-work contribute to the romance of this exotic wedding destination.
#4 Alila Ubud, Bali
Perched on the edge of lush green Ayung River valley in the foothills of the Payangan village, the Alila Ubud resort is a hillside retreat that blends traditional Balinese culture with modern amenities. Surrounded by hills and valleys, this resort is a perfect destination for a romantic wedding.
#5 Molen Vliet Wine & Guest Estate, South Africa
Nestled in the Stellenbosch wine lands, the Molen Vliet is not only a famous tourist attraction, but also a romantic ‘Heaven on Earth’ destination for an intimate wedding. Landscaped gardens with lush green vineyards create a pleasant backdrop for that special day.
#6 Montelucia Resort & Spa, Scottsdale
Set in Paradise Valley, the Montelucia Resort is reminiscent of Spain’s Andalusian village. It provides extravagant banquets with a collection of high-end amenities with beautiful views tat make for a memorable wedding.
#7 Reeti Rah, Maldives
Maldives’ Reeti Rah Resort offers unprecedented privacy with white sand covers, blue lagoons and unparalleled beauty. Designed in contemporary style amid lush greenery, Reeti Rah is an ideal destination for a lovely, exclusive wedding.
#8 Vaux le Vicomte, France
The Château de Vaux le Vicomte is located in Maincy, 55 kms southeast of Paris. Spread over 500 acres of land, this artistic chateau is a 17th century masterpiece. The lush green gardens and exquisite architecture can make for a lavish wedding celebration.
#9 Little Palm Island Resort, Florida Keys
Ever wanted a secluded retreat in the midst of white sands and azure waters? Little Palm Island Resort is a perfect destination for your special celebration. Known for its water sports, beaches and historic sites, the resort is spread across more than 5 acres of land—a perfectly romantic wedding venue.
#10 La Maltese, Greece
Standing 250 metres above the waters of Santorini caldera, La Maltese hotel redefines the art of celebrating life’s memorable moments. Named after the Greek Orthodox Church ‘Madonna La Maltese’, this hotel is an elegant setting for a romantic wedding celebration.