In the heart of the Chianti Classico region’s vineyard hill rises a beautiful medieval castle from the 13th century – Castello di Meleto. With its cylindrical tower and surrounding gardens, it magically transports you to a fairy-tale world.
The castle is set at a close distance from the border of the ancient Republic of Siena and Florence and just a 1 hour drive from the nearest airport.
Meleto offers 30 rooms all around the castle to accommodate your guests, 2 swimming pools, a wine shop, a restaurant and it is set just a couple of kilometres from the main village in the area with local facilities.
An 18th century theatre, a secret passage and the wine cellars make Castello di Meleto a mystic and romantic venue.
As a special offer for their couple there will be a beautiful suite with frescoed halls for bridal preparations and for the first night.
You’ll exchange your vows in the super romantic fairy-tale atmosphere guaranteed to bring tears to the eyes of many guests.
Meleto Castle is also the owner of a lovely catholic church - the Pieve di Spaltenna - where you may hold your religious ceremony.
You can hold your wedding reception at your choice of beautiful locations. Have your cocktail hour in the frescoed halls, the herb garden or the splendid terrace overlooking the unspoilt panorama of the Chianti hills with a touch of sun.
For dinner you can use the main garden illuminated by thousand of lanterns and candles, or the Stables (for 150 people) or the frescoed rooms (up to 300 people), where guests can relax and dance.
Regardless of the location, the Castle specialises in creating the perfect atmosphere.
The staff work with many catering companies on a regular basis and depending on what you have in mind, they can help you choose the most suitable supplier for your requirements, according to your budget.
If you enjoy traditional Tuscan hospitality and fantastic wine, oils, grappa, vin santo and spumante, Meleto Castle is the perfect setting for your private celebration - they will be at your disposal to organize a bbq in the picnic area, wine tasting and guided tour of the old cellar of the Castle, brunch, rehearsal party and more!
You don’t have to plan your wedding all alone – Meleto Castle provide a full wedding coordinator service, where they’ll take care of any details you may need assistance with, such as legal documents, catering, flowers, music and anything else your wedding needs.
It’s the best place to marry in Italy with the least hassle – contact them today to talk about your dream Italian wedding!