Located in Northern Italy, in the Friuli region. The castle is located in the wine district, only 1 hour drive from Trieste and 2 hours from Venice.
The Castle of Spessa, dating back to 1200 and majestically dominating the hills of Friuli Eastern boarder, has since that time stood in an area that shows evidence of the Romans. Over the centuries, the castle has been the residence of the noble lords of Friuli, hosting famous historical characters, in particular Giacomo Casanova, who stayed in the castle rooms in 1773. The noble birth and history of this castle are also evident in its private chapel, a privilege reserved for the aristocracy, and still consecrated today.
This unique and special venue it is a magnificent setting for intimate ceremonies, offering first class and customized organization facilities for weddings, meeting the specific requirements for ceremony in the chapel or park, settings for photographic services, welcoming guests, catering and banqueting. Civil weddings can be held in a nearby marriage hall. Catholic ceremonies are performed in the private chapel that can host up to 20 people. There is also a countryside church only 3 minutes drive from the castle. Symbolic and protestant ceremonies can be held in the Castle gardens.
Romantic and sophisticated wedding receptions can be arranged in this venue. Exclusive use of the Castle Halls and gardens up to 140 people.
Top class banqueting service featuring regional and national specialties combined with a finest selection of prestigious wines. You will surely appreciate the complete and reliable service which can be customized according to your requirements and organized according to the type of event desired.
Any kind of music allowed.
Castle accommodation: A stay in the rooms that hosted famous characters is a dream come true in this stunning castle. Luxurious 18th century style furnishings recreate a refined historical and aristocratic atmosphere in its 9 junior suites. Morning provides a splendid view of the surrounding park and countryside hills, sweetened with an appetizing buffet.
A different range of accommodation suited to all budgets is available in the Castle or nearby farmhouses.
Only 2 minutes walk from the castle is possible to find a charming 3* hotel. 9 lovely double rooms + 1 twin room.
Located only 4 minutes drive from the castle offering different double rooms.
Golf Club, Wine tasting, Walking excursions, Day trip to Venice or Trieste, Shopping day in Udine, Excursion to the wine district.
All year round, but highly recommended from April until October.