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Booking an Airbnb for your wedding can be a great way to save money. You may be able to hold both your wedding and reception there, as well as enjoying accommodations. Not to mention, enjoying gorgeous scenery and everything your dream destination has to offer. These Airbnbs across the globe are particularly ideal for a destination wedding.
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This stunning castle residence once belonged to the Borgias, but today it’s a fairy-tale property that can be rented on Airbnb, ideal for a destination wedding in Italy. It sits alongside a lake on the border of Tuscany and Umbria and boasts 22 acres of beautiful gardens for hosting what likely to be one of the prettiest outdoor weddings in the world. You’ll have it all to yourself, including seven bedrooms and multiple large halls that can accommodate a crowd for a formal dinner after tying the knot in the stone courtyard. You’ll also get devoted staff who will treat you like royalty for the total castle experience.
This magnificent villa set across 20 acres in the heart of Crete and has been beautifully renovated, located just a short drive from the beach. A stunning venue for any wedding, it comes complete with a private pool with views of the picturesque landscape. It’s divided into three separate apartments accommodating up to 15 guests, providing plenty of privacy. All include free Wi-Fi, satellite televisions, fireplaces and refrigerators. There’s also a communal area that has a large flat-screen TV and DVD player, games and more. You can also arrange for the owners to prepare breakfasts and dinners so you don’t have to do anything but sit back and enjoy.
This spectacular beachfront home on Oahu can accommodate a wedding party of up to 50 and as many as 10 overnight guests. It has a huge yard, with pristine white sands edged by swimmable azure waters protected from big swells by an outer reef, with tropical rain forests just across the street. There are five bedrooms, all furnished with island-style furniture and accessories, a fully-equipped kitchen stocked with all you need to prepare simple or gourmet meals as well as an outdoor built-in barbecue propane grill.
Once a 12th-century abbey, the Butley Priory is now a magnificent country house that’s considered one of England’s most unusual and atmospheric houses. It also makes for an ideal wedding venue, steeped in history and romance in the countryside along the Suffolk coast. Enjoy details like magnificent stone-vaulted arches, massive fireplaces and eight very spacious bedrooms that sleep up to 16 guests. Before and after the ceremony that is scenic walks to enjoy and a host of options nearby like outstanding pubs, castles, beaches, forests and great seafood restaurants.
This incredible beachfront estate is available for weddings with packages that include three nights in a magnificent mansion, a wedding day coordinator, catering with professional bar and wait staff, tables, linens, flatware, glassware, and more. A ceremony and reception photographer can be arranged as well as luxurious touches like a chocolate fountain. The venue accommodates up to 300 guests and offers indoor and outdoor settings, both with spectacular ocean views. The inside looks like it was built for a king and queen, with marble pillars, floor-to-ceiling windows, gilded mirrors, gold chandeliers, and a master piano. Everything will be taken care of, including a host and a maid. It offers all the amenities of a luxurious five-star hotel and then some.
This gorgeous eco-retreat is located on the tip of Isla Cristobal in Panama’s Bocas del Toro Province, Panama, made up of six cabins edged by a coral reef and a lush jungle that’s home to sloths and monkeys. It’s designed for private events like weddings, accommodating up to 16 guests in seven bedrooms, and is especially ideal for the more adventurous. It comes with snorkel gear, stand-up paddleboards, kayaks and you can even watch the dolphins pass by. Take advantage of CocoVivo family chefs to have meals prepared and tours organized as well.
This rustic barn is especially romantic and offers sweeping views of the Catskills Mountains for an idyllic wedding in the countryside. It sleeps up to a dozen guests comfortably and you can even book a special wedding “party barn package” that includes the Party Barn and all-inclusive wedding coordination services, a private outdoor pool, bonfire pit, use of the house and barn, vintage farm tables, decor and more. The house has six bedrooms and it’s possible to rent vintage on-site as well.
What’s more romantic than marrying in a French chateau? This beautiful Airbnb venue is incredibly elegant, set around a medieval courtyard with its original foundations dating from a Roman villa. It has a fascinating history, as the hosts note, which makes it especially magical and those who’d like to be more will gladly be filled in. You’ll have the whole place to yourself, including 10 bedrooms, 18 beds and five baths that accommodate at least 16 guests. It has a full kitchen and dining room, living room, garden and swimming pool too.
This stunning lodge makes for an ideal wedding in the Colorado mountains just over 30 minutes west of Denver, complete with mountain views that can be enjoyed from every window in the home. It accommodates up to 12 with six bedrooms and even has its own Irish Pub on the lower level with foosball and all sorts of games and movies.