Wedding Venue Guide
Nestled within the walls of Villa Bologna sits a fairy tale world of plush gardens, citrus groves, and majestic fountains. This aristocratic, but welcoming country villa attracts couples dreaming of a relaxed and romantic wedding.
- Type: Villa, Gardens
- Style: Elegant, Romantic, Fairytale
- Max Capacity: 800
- Hotels Nearby: Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa/Point de Vue
- Location: Malta
Standout Venue Features
Romantic garden settings and 18th century architecture lend to Villa Bologna’s aristocratic elegance.
The villa offers full exclusivity, privacy, and tranquility to couples and their wedding guests.
Choose from several lush gardens to hold your ceremony and reception, whether intimate or grand in size.
Malta’s Finest Baroque Villa & Gardens
Guests will fall in love with everything Villa Bologna has to offer – especially its exquisite exterior made up of beautiful Baroque carvings, ornate balconies, stone lions, sprawling gardens, ponds, and every window painted the loveliest shade of sky blue.
From the moment you step onto the estate you’re welcomed by flourishing green arches and a grandiose facade. From there, you’ll discover stone pathways that lead you to opulent gardens, tranquil fountains, and aged statues depicting mythological gods and goddesses.
Unique Gardens at Villa Bologna
The two serene gardens of Villa Bologna are perfect for romantic ceremonies and receptions and offer some of the best spots for breathtaking wedding photos.
The Nymphaion Garden is the oldest of the two and was built alongside the villa in the 18th century. This lush space is adorned with ornamental trees and citrus orchards, Baroque monuments, Read More
Dolphin Garden & Marquee
The Dolphin Garden and pond was added in the 1920s and features artistic fountains, a sunken pond, walkways, vegetable gardens, citrus orchards, and surrounding lawns. Read More
Both gardens give guests shady pathways and comfortable benches to enjoy, as well as flower beds full of roses, Persian lilac, jacaranda, geranium, and many other flowers unique to the Maltese islands.
For unexpected weather conditions, the Garden Marquee is an excellent backup option that overlooks Dolphin Pond which we can design to the nines to reflect your personal style. It is a bright and spacious backup option that is so well blended with the garden that guests will feel like they are outdoors, even when inside.
Wedding and Special Event Amenities at Villa Bologna
It is easy to fall in love at first sight with Villa Bologna. All of its details, from the manicured lawns and stone exterior to the superior service found within its walls makes the villa a dream venue for couples having a Malta destination wedding.
Superb Outdoor Setting
The intricately woven history and artistic beauty of Villa Bologna also makes it an ideal setting for outdoor ceremonies and receptions. It offers plenty of shade in the summer months and during the warmer seasons, all of the front glass doors and windows are opened, so that even when guests are inside, the outdoor vibe continues.
Excellent Catering Options
Villa Bologna has some of the best catering in the area and have served the Maltese president. The food and service is fantastic and Wed Our Way is well practiced with the catering team. Wed Our Way has its own function manager that exclusively takes care of our couples, which ensures the setup and service of the day is professional and precise.
Extra Event Perks
This most beautiful of Baroque villas not only provides a photogenic backdrop for weddings and special events, but offers extra perks like a dressing room for the bride, special lighting options, and a back-up indoor space within the garden marquee that overlooks the Dolphin pond and lawn. Read More
There is also no worries for guests inviting children to the wedding, as there is plenty of space for bouncy castles, bubble machines, magicians, and other forms of children’s entertainment.
Planning a Destination Wedding at Villa Bologna
Wed Our Way is very experienced at planning weddings at Villa Bologna and have executed so many weddings there that we are on their top vendor recommendation list. We know every single detail of the place and the possible setups depending on the style and size of the wedding. We can help you choose the best lighting and photo spots, as well as create the perfect timing and flow for your unique day. Plus, we can organize shuttle transport to and from the venue.
Couples wanting to host their wedding in Malta may want to book the villa during the weekday, as they offer significantly lower rates on those days. But whatever day is chosen, Villa Bologna is sure to provide the most magical space for an outdoor celebration.
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