This is a truly chic and rustic location in the countryside, only minutes away from the crystal-clear Puglian sea nestled in Fasano area. This is a place where you can inhale the true soul of the ancient masseria and the authentic country traditions. It is ideal for those choosing typical Puglia style.
It is a beautiful location for a Puglia wedding because it is a sprawling boutique hotel surrounded by a grove consisting of 13,000 olive trees. Not only is it near the Adriatic sea it is also not far from the Salento coast and the Valle d’Itria. What this means for couples is that if they have their wedding here they are guaranteed to have beautiful views not only for themselves and their guests, but also for their wedding photos. Capturing the beauty of Puglia is easy to do at this rustic masseria.
It is a very warm backdrop for a sumptuous yet simple countryside wedding in Puglia. Its wonderful pool area may become a lovely pre-wedding and post-wedding party location, or just a cosy place to relax during your stay. This rustic masseria has 19 double bedrooms of different categories. There are several areas to this farmhouse and its gardens make it a great location for an evening or day-time wedding.
Unique church weddings are often held at this venue as located in the back of the hotel is a cave church that holds ancient pieces of artwork. Couples looking to add a dash of local culture to their wedding often find that this helps set the ambience for their wedding day. There are also Greek writings adorning the walls of the cave, making it an especially popular wedding venue for Greek couples or those who are highly interested in the Greek culture. The chapel also has a famous figure in the Christian religion, making it an ideal place for Christian couples to have a traditional wedding ceremony.
Couples often flock to this masseria for their wedding due in part to the delicious foods and beverages the hotel’s restaurant can provide for wedding receptions. All of the olive oil used in the dishes prepared here includes olives grown on the premises helping each dish they create to be as fresh, healthy and delicious as possible. Every bottle of olive oil created here is done within 48 hours of the harvesting of the olives. Few other wedding venues in Puglia can offer such high quality dishes made with locally grown ingredients.
This masseria requires a minimum stay of three nights and the rental of the entire location for weddings and parties.
Wedding Venue Fact Sheet
Year built: 2002
Year last renovated: 2016 (annual renovation)
What is the nearest airport and how far is that from the venue? Bari – 60km and Brindisi – 60km
Type of ceremony allowed on site: Symbolic
Internal area in case of bad weather: 1 hall
How many guests can it accommodate: 100-120 (standing or seated)
Months in which weddings are held here: All year round
Parking area: 3 Euros per vehicle per night
Accommodation at the venue: 19 suites for 64 guests
Minimum number of nights: 3
Catering: Inhouse (for up to 80 guests) and Outsourced for more guests (Two preferred catering companies)
Starting price of a wedding menu: 110.00 Euros per person
Minimum number of guests required: None
Noise ordinance: 3:00 AM (polite behavious on site is a must)
Pets of small size accepted (15 Euros per pet per night)
Main highlights of this wedding venue:
- Authentic masseria for your wedding in Puglia, a place where you can breathe history all around you, a magic spot where everything is original, as it was far into the past.
- Exclusivity: they host just a few and select events.
- Versatility of the masseria: there are a lot of different and beautiful spaces that the couple can choose for every part of their wedding.
- OIlive trees that are centuries old and plentiful greenery all around the masseria: almond and carob trees, rosemary, myrthe, lavender and oaks.