If you’re looking for a peaceful and private wedding venue, you cannot get much more private than Candela en La Colina, a property located in 36000m2 of gardens, nestled in rural Andalucia, yet just 15 minutes from the beach.
This stunning villa, with romantic nooks at every turn, provides the ideal location to host your wedding. In fact, as soon as you arrive at this stylish villa, it’s clear that you’re somewhere special. The 300 metre long driveway alone, flanked with delightful southerly flora, evokes the very essence of luxury, exclusivity and enchantment.
With incomparable views towards the sea from the top of a mountain, this exclusive setting guarantees many fantastic photo opportunities and it’s a delight to discover more about Candela en La Colina in today’s feature article.
This luxury country house sits in Benahavís, an exclusive mountain village, renowned for its culinary scene and the tranquillity of its idyllic country setting. Located on the southern side of the Serrania de Ronda mountain range, it lies seven kilometres from the coast, 22 kilometres from the centre of Marbella and 23 kilometres from the centre of Estepona.
All around are views of mountains covered in greenery and the road that leads out of this hill-top village passes a gorge with sparkling views of a mountain river and natural pool, a hidden-gem just a stone’s throw away from the bustling coastline.
A large heated swimming pool and outside jacuzzi are two of the main features at this luxury villa, an outdoor space fully equipped with a kitchen and BBQ chill-out area with seating for 20 and magnificent views of the sea, ideal to hold pre or post wedding parties.
Additionally, the extensive land has many walkways which you can lose yourself in for those quieter moments. What’s more, this rustic villa easily sleeps up to fifteen guests and makes for the perfect base for you and your loved ones.
On the day of your wedding, imagine your guests greeted with a welcome drink at the entrance of this old-world romantic hideaway to enjoy a moment of easy mingling before being led to the ceremony area. A ceremony at this dream location is like no other, the nuptials can take place on the lush front lawn, a space which holds incomparable views towards the sea that will WOW your guests as they drink in the sierra and sea views visible from this singular location perched on the top of a mountain.
This area then leads up to the pretty verdant gardens where, under an outdoor pergola, champagne and canapés will be served whilst ambient music sounds at the hands of a live Sax player.
The flourishing oasis, full of lush foliage, also provides the ideal backdrop for your outdoor wedding meal where your guests will be invited to enjoy a succulent spread as dusk settles over this romantic setting.
With soft light scattered in all directions and the relaxed dining a wrap, it will be time to turn the party up a notch and dance the night away!
Make the most of the warm weather in southern Spain and get ready to enjoy the best day of your life surrounded by nature, good vibes, magic, unforgettable moments and plenty of love and laughter!