Castello Monaci

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What could be more romantic than exchanging wedding vows with the one you love at a magnificent, ancient castle set in the beautiful Italian countryside? Over six centuries old, Castello Monaci, located in the picturesque Puglia region, offers a truly enchanting setting for your fairy tale wedding.

Nestled amidst hectares of lush vineyards and olive groves, Castello Monaci’s grand ivy-clad towers create an unforgettable backdrop for your special day. Regardless of the time of day or season, this historic venue can accommodate your wedding desires, whether you’re planning an intimate gathering or a grand celebration. The experienced team at Castello Monaci ensures that your wedding day is a joyful and stress-free experience for you and your guests.

The venue boasts a selection of stunning rooms, suitable for both indoor ceremonies and receptions. Alternatively, you can opt for the sprawling outdoor grounds adorned with palm trees, providing endless opportunities for capturing the magic of your special day in photographs.

Upon arrival, your guests will be warmly welcomed by our dedicated staff, ensuring their comfort and enjoyment throughout the event. Castello Monaci takes pride in their meticulous attention to detail, with an exceptional focus on locally sourced food and wine, ensuring a truly unforgettable culinary experience.

But there’s a unique aspect to Castello Monaci that sets it apart: it’s not just a castle; it’s also a winery. The expansive vineyards on the estate produce the grapes needed to craft exceptional local wines, including Primitivo, Negroamaro, and Fiano. These wines can be incorporated into your wedding celebration, delighting your guests with exquisite local flavors.

It’s no surprise that Castello Monaci stands as one of the most sought-after wedding venues in Puglia and, perhaps, all of Italy. Its idyllic location, timeless ambiance, and top-notch service make it a cherished choice for couples from around the world. Make your wedding dreams come true at Castello Monaci and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Venue Fact Sheet

  • YEAR BUILT | 1600
  • YEAR LAST RENOVATED | 2023 (annual refurbishments)
  • What is the nearest airport and how far is that from the venue
    Bari – 90km, Brindisi – 35km

Venue Information & Ceremony Details

Type of ceremony allowed on site | Civil legally binding or Symbolic

Internal area in case of bad weather | Multiple halls

How many guests can it accommodate | From 60 to 300/350

Months in which weddings are held here | All year round (excluding February and March)

Parking area | Free of charge

Accommodation at the venue | B&B “Le Scuderie” with 8 bedrooms and 2 Bridal Suites + Private villa “Casina Metrano” with 5 bedrooms

Minimum number of nights | 1 at the B&B “Le Scuderie” and 3 at the villa “Casina Metrano”

Catering | Inhouse

Starting price of a wedding menu for 100 adults | 145.00 Euros per person

Minimum number of guests required | 100 persons from Sunday to Friday, 150 guests on Saturday (smaller weddings and elopements are accepted on request)

Noise ordinance | 2:00 AM (can be extended for an extra fee)

Children accepted

Pets accepted on request

Main highlights of this wedding venue:

  • Amazing castle in the heart of Salento
  • Multiple spaces and swimming pool
  • Accommodation on site with another swimming pool

Our weddings at this venue:

Samina & Elliott

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Karina & Gautier

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Sophia & Atalay

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Helen & Aaron

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Yimika & Dotun

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Melissa & Taylor

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Tara & Paul

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Jenny & Oisin

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