Tuscany is well renowned as one of the most (if not THE most) rustic destination in Italy
. It really easy to find a beautiful rustic venue to celebrate your wedding almost everywhere in this region, however, maybe the most famous area located in the province of Siena
. So, let’s start with three location suggestions
for your rustic wedding in Tuscany, written by Olga
of Eachother Wedding and Events
Borgo Casabianca (Asciano, Siena)
A super romantic hamlet that can be the right choice if you dream a destination wedding with your families and friends.
The venue is reserved exclusively for you when you book it, to let you enjoy every moment with your guests.
is full of history and characterized by authentic Tuscan features. Deeply immersed in the tradition, the hamlet offers beautiful spaces which have been converted to host weddings and events. The old stable now is a characteristic restaurant, available as plan B in case of bad weather and the patronal villa hosts beautiful suites for the bride, the groom and their families. This location is filled with rustic details, so it’s also picture perfect!
Everything around talks about tradition and history
: the old “ziri”, big jars for the olive oil collection are now colourful flowerpots and the farmer’s warehouse is now a pool bar. This lovely venue has a private chapel
where you can celebrate not only Catholic weddings
but also civil unions
and symbolic ceremonies
The outdoor spaces
are also wonderful: along with the Borgo, you can find a lovely central area with an old oven, which can be used for a rehearsal pizza party
! The original garden of the villa is now a beautiful paved garden
perfect for your wedding reception!
All around the venue you can enjoy the old farmer’s houses converted now in lovely and comfortable suites.
If you are looking for a countryside wedding venue with a chic touch, your search is over!
Villa Apparita (Pienza, Siena)
This is a countryside villa
in the lovely Monticchiello, a fortified medieval village in Val d’Orcia
. The venue is surrounded by nature and is a romantic choice for your destination wedding in Tuscany
, especially if you dream of an alfresco wedding
. The bigger feature of this location is its endless view over the wonderful hills around the gorgeous village of Pienza, the ideal city build by order of Pope Pio II. What an unforgettable experience to sip your welcome cocktail, surrounded by lavender plants during a warm sunset!
The courtyard of the villa can host a long imperial table
, the typical Italian convivial wedding banquet. This rustic setting is great also you can add countryside details like pressed hay as aperitif seatings. This venue can be the right choice if you have an intimate wedding
, to be lived in freedom.
Dimora Buonriposo (Sarteano, Siena)
The wonderful Dimora Buoriposo has an important historical background
. The venue originally was built in 1560 as a convent and a pilgrims shelter, headed from and to the North, for this reason, is located on the Via Francigena
, an ancient pilgrimage road that linked Rome to a great number of cities. This venue has a special and deep connection with the surrounding nature. The location is characterized by the main villa
and an endless garden overlooking a breathless landscape
The location offers also the opportunity to enjoy splendid heated pools
from spring to fall. The venue, we can say without any doubts, that it is a perfect example of a countryside location
: everywhere you can feel the strong connection with nature: when you arrive the scent of aromatic herbs like lavender and rosemary welcomes you and the horses and donkeys complete the rustic scenery.
The civil and symbolic wedding ceremony
can take place anywhere here, all the surroundings are a perfect place for an outdoor celebration
The most panoramic part of the venue is perfect for an alfresco reception dinner
. Imagine a pool overlooking the Tuscan countryside with an old watchtower
(Torre Tarugi) on the distance. A dream right? Add a lot of string lights over a long naked imperial table
with a garland of greenery and flowers
and a blaze of candles
, a perfect touch of beauty and romanticism! Your dreamy rustic wedding in Tuscany is complete!