Small weddings are not a problem in this beautiful, lovingly restored farmhouse. It can accommodate up to 23 guests for a really intimate, romantic wedding.
FARMHOUSE – ACETAIA
The beautiful surroundings and wonderful landscape are breathtaking, where the rolling hills of the Colli Modenesi cascade down to the Po valley – a stunning, yet peaceful, venue for your smaller, intimate Italian wedding.
The Farmhouse and working ‘Acetaia’ are set in an estate producing the most renowned Balsamic vinegar in the area together with Lambrusco vineyards and over 1,000 olive trees for their own extra virgin olive oil production.
Wedding guests are able to savour everything locally produced from dishes using the traditional Balsamic vinegar of Modena, to the extra virgin olive oil from their olive grows, Lambrusco Grasparossa wine, the jams from different fruits grown in the orchard, vegetables and herbs from the garden and the famous ‘Tigelle’ and fried dumplings with cold cuts and cheeses and many other specialities of Modena’s famous cuisine.
For your wedding dishes are refined and revisited yet always keeping to the roots of Emilian country tradition.
All-inclusive wines for the Specialo package from the farmhouse seller or from local vineyards.
Accommodation for the guests 15 to 20 guests feature air-conditioning, flat screen TV, refrigerator and tiled floors. Private bathroom facilities include shower, hair dryer and toiletries.
Your reception can be held on the terrace or around the swimming pool both with breath taking views. Fully magical!
Your symbolic ceremony will be held by our English-speaking celebrant who liaise with you for your own special words and input. The legal civil ceremony will be held at our romantic medieval Registry office dating back to the 14th century and set in a stunning medieval hilltop village, palace and castle location. Salvina completes all the relevant documentation and legislation for you in advance … no stress!
Events with your guests conclude the magical all-inclusive weekend with a balsamic vinegar and wine making tour – from the pressing of the grapes, to the cooking of the must, aging in wooden casks and finally the tasting of the famous balsamic vinegar followed by wine tasting accompanied by local specialities.
Other options include Ferrari Museum Tour, Pit Stop Challenge and Simulators or Castle Tour of the most beautiful examples of the ‘Terra di Castelli’.
COME AND SEE FOR YOURSELF
Find Out What Makes A Specialo Wedding Truly Special With Our Individual Viewing Visits Offer
Most of our clients have commented that our photos simply cannot do justice to our stunning venues. But don’t just take their word for it!
Please consider our offer of coming to visit our beautiful region and see our venues for yourselves. It would be lovely to meet you in person and show you around.
We offer one or two day visits in luxury spa accommodation at a preferential rate of £35 per person per night. This includes breakfast, a wine sampling dinner and a visit to one of our exclusive venues. Time permitting we’ll also take in a vineyard and wine-tasting tour.
There is a huge selection of flights available from UK to Bologna and we do, of course, meet and greet you at the airport.
What’s more, we refund up to £250 of your costs on confirmation of booking your wedding with us.
Whatever you decide, Peter, Salvina and the Specialo Team promise you an amazing minibreak in our beautiful Terre dei Castelli region of Italy.
Special deal from £8950 inclusive
10% discount for midweek weddings
The Happy Couple
3 nights stay in double room including farmhouse breakfast
Personal Specialo greeting at Bologna airport and private transport to venue
Civil signing ceremony assisted by members of the Specialo team
Transport to ceremony, all documents, legalities and translations
Beautiful symbolic wedding ceremony performed by English-speaking Celebrant on the stunning terrace or gardens of the farmhouse acetaia
Rehearsal dinner with Specialo all-inclusive prosecco, wine and drinks
Your wedding reception – 5 course banquet with all-inclusive prosecco, wines and drinks
Live duo entertainment for the ceremony, reception and dinner till late
All-inclusive Specialo drinks Category A
Photo package Cat. A
Hair & makeup Cat. A
Cake Cat. A
Flowers & Décor Cat. A
For 20 Guests
2 nights’ accommodation including breakfast
Specialo greeting and welcome pack
Group transfer to venue and all designated events
Light buffet and drinks on arrival
Rehearsal dinner including Specialo all-inclusive prosecco, wine and drinks
Attendance at wedding reception and dinner with all-inclusive drinks and live music
Guest event – Balsamic vinegar production tour, wine tasting accompanied by local specialities