Italy offers an untold of array of spectacular venues for your destination wedding and Masseria Salamina is no exception. The castle-like agriturismo in the Fasano area of Puglia exceeds expectations for a fairytale setting in the Italian countryside.
Italian destination wedding venue in the Apulian countryside
“Masseria” means a farm but in Italy it feels more like a castle in the countryside and Masseria Salamina is no exception. Masseria Salamina was once a noble residence back in the 1600s. The property has been in the De Miccolis Angelini family for several decades now. The rich history and culture of the venue is enchanting.
Once you arrive, you will hear many stories about the past and present times. The charming surroundings of the 20-room hotel, include a large swimming pool set in the manicured gardens. Roam further, and you will see staff growing organic herbs, fruit, and vegetables used in the delicious meals you will enjoy during your stay. They make olive oil and wheat for pasta dishes and also produce jam, wine and beauty products. I brought back one of their hand creams loaded with extra virgin olive oil and bitter orange essential oil. It transports me back to Italy every time I open the lid.
The perfect setting
Elegant cobblestone courtyard looks like a scene out of a movie. The romantic setting will be just one of the highlights for your family and friends. By evening, the venue transforms into a gorgeous reception setting. Music, fairy lights, and glowing candles, create a warm and intimate atmosphere. with the historic building in the background.
Chefs Giovanni and Piero will lead the team in creating a dining experience that will be truly memorable. Fine Italian wines and farm-to-table courses will compliment your wedding reception.
Activities for your destination wedding guests
Masseria Salamina offers a selection of activities to entertain your guests during their stay. From cooking classes to olive oil tastings, your guest will leave feeling thoroughly satiated. Moreover, the fresh scent of lavender will forever remind you of the time you escaped to Italy for your wedding!
The latest chapter to unfold at this picturesque location will be your love story and we look forward to telling you more. Contact us today to start planning your destination wedding in Italy.
Lynne Kennedy is one of 56 Master Wedding Planners in the world and is founder of The Gilded Aisle Weddings, an award-winning luxury wedding planning firm with offices in Chicago, New York, California and Italy. Lynne can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org