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A Romantic Elopement at Villa del Balbianello

Romantic Elopement at Villa del Balbianello

A Romantic Elopement at Villa del Balbianello

Overlooking the picture-perfect turquoise water of Lake Como, Villa del Balbianello is a breathtaking mansion surrounded by terraced gardens. As one of Lake Como’s most renowned properties, this lavish villa has appeared in movies including Star Wars and Casino Royale. Not only that but it’s also served as a wedding venue for world-class celebrities and athletes. If you’re looking to host your romantic elopement at the most highly sought-after wedding venue in Lake Como, Villa del Balbianello should be at the top of your list!

Eloping in Lake Como

After our initial conversation with Lia and Jonny, a young couple from Miami, one thing was clear; their ultimate dream was to spend their wedding day at Villa del Balbianello. Because of Leoeventi’s expertise in planning Lake Como elopements, this couple’s dream would soon become a reality!

This past August, Lia and Jonny arrived in Lake Como for their intimate destination wedding. Starting their day at a hotel in Bellagio, the couple got ready and took some individual photographs before taking separate boats to their ceremony at the Tremezzina Gardens. 

The lovely sound of a violin played as Leoeventi’s founder Monica began officiating the couple’s symbolic ceremony. With the breathtaking lake in the background, Lia and Jonny shared their heartfelt personal vows to each other in front of their four guests.

Visiting Villa del Balbianello

Once the ceremony had concluded, it was time for the moment Lia and Jonny had been waiting for! The newlyweds headed to the enchanted Villa del Balbianello via boat for a romantic photoshoot. Pulling up to the villa, the couple was completely in awe of how incredible the property was! 

While wandering around the property, Julia, the photographer, captured countless beautiful moments between the couple. All day, Lia and Jonny were grinning ear to ear and were so overjoyed that they had complete privacy and freedom to explore the gorgeous grounds of Villa del Balbianello. It was truly the perfect way to spend their wedding day! 

As sad as it was for the couple to depart from Villa del Balbianello, it was time to celebrate with a delicious meal! Lia, Jonny, and their guests headed back to Bellagio for an incredible lunch arranged by Leoeventi. 

From start to finish, it was clear to see that Lia and Jonny’s Lake Como elopement was everything they wished for and more!

Leoeventi is ready to assist with all of your Lake Como elopement visions! Villa del Balbianello is fully booked for 2024, but we’re ready to help you start planning for 2025. Reach out today! 

Now that we are home and settled back in, I wanted to write you and thank you for all of your help in coordinating Lia and Jonny’s wedding ceremony in Lake Como. Everything worked out perfectly, and I know Lia appreciated how easy it was to work with you and to know that the details were all worked out! The boat rides, ceremony spot, violinist, bouquet, etc were just what Lia had hoped for, and your wedding script was so touching and personalized so very nicely. 

We didn’t have much time afterwards to properly thank you, but please know that it was a pleasure meeting you, and we will always be grateful for how you helped make Lia and Jonny’s day truly magical—her dream did come true!

Thank you and best wishes to you!” (Lia’s Mum)

Pictures were taken by The Taylor Photography