Marbella is home to some of the Mediterrean’s most exclusive, unique and breathtaking destination wedding venues – and the array of beautiful wedding villas on this list is no exception to that rule! From small, secluded, charming and rustic properties dotted throughout the lush green Andalusian countryside, through to larger, opulent, perfectly manicured, and modern villas fringing the stunning coastline; brides and grooms truly have their pick of the crop when they decide to say ‘I do’ in a Spanish wedding villa.
Today we are proud to feature three of the most popular wedding villas in the Sunshine Weddings Spain portfolio. Prepare to be dazzled:
The Luxury Marbella Seafront Villa
Oozing elegance and seriously seductive to boot, this luxury Marbella villa is the epitome of the fairy-tale wedding dream. Imagine a property situated in one of the most sought after areas of Marbella’s coastline, offering stunning panoramic views and every luxury requirement imaginable – from its spacious master bedroom with epic seaviews to its poolside bar.
Extravagance aside though, the true beauty of this villa is the space if offers bridal couples to celebrate with their loved ones. In such a venue, there is so much room for everybody. Close family and friends can stay at the villa with the bride and groom. The pool and beach can be enjoyed to the max. And the scope for the most glorious wedding decoration and styling in and around the ground day, and night, is endless and simply breathtaking. Think artful garlands of fairy lights stretching across the gardens and wrapped around the palm trees…
Typically the ceremony is held on the exquisite and sprawling lawns of the villa, with the magnificent property and private turquoise pool in the backdrop. And there is no finer picture than that of a newlywed couple walking back down the petal-strewn aisle at this Marbella wedding venue.
As night falls, the wonderful thing about this villa’s exclusive location is the freedom to party into the small hours. Fireworks, dancing, DJs and local bands; the sky is the limit!
The Hacienda in the Hills of Mijas
A firm favourite with bridal couples from all over the world, it’s no surprise to find this gorgeous rural villa in our top 3 Marbella wedding villas list. The Hacienda is an oasis of serenity, tucked away in the chocolate box countryside of Mijas in southern Spain. Truly, there is nowhere quite like it.
The photographic opportunities here are second to none, particularly as the Hacienda has a wonderful and unique tower, from which to capture some breathtaking shots of the newlyweds, and some awesome pictures of guests enjoying themselves in the lovely grounds below; the tempting glimmer of the pretty blue pool making for an image straight out of a bridal magazine.
This is another jewel of a property for the spring and summer wedding season with ceremonies, canapes and champagne – as well as the delicious wedding breakfast – all taking place on the lawns of the villa.
Such a magical backdrop with the olive trees beyond, and the pea-green rolling hills in the background, all blending seamlessly into a perfect azure sky. At dusk the villa’s grounds transform themself into a magical dancefloor and the ultimate setting for some classical Spanish guitar or a local band beneath the canopy of the stars.
The Casa in Benahavis Pueblo
Last but by no means least, this secluded and very special Benahavis villa is set amidst the most pristinely beautiful valley and woodland area in the campo, yet not far from the coast; a river running alongside it, providing the ultimate destination wedding venue of sheer tranquility and bliss.
Imagine an intimate ceremony among your nearest and dearest, with dreamy and rustic wedding decor further enhancing the zen-like backdrop of the verdant trees. Where could be more perfect to declare your love and create a day full of wonderful memories?
As with many wedding villas in these parts, a jawdroppingly elegant pool is an essential requirement! Of course the villa more than ticks this box…
In fact it also offers its own organic farm on the estate, gorgeous terraces (just perfect for cocktail hour), and a seriously grand interior, whose Moorish and Mediterannean-fused influence abounds, whilst a number of fabulous antique pieces take centrestage.
A villa that really embodies the term WOW factor, impressing bridal couples and their guests inside and out.
All three of these magnificent wedding venues are easily accessible from Malaga or Gibraltar airport. The only difficult part now is choosing which one to celebrate the L word at!