Wedding at Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees, Lake Maggiore

The wedding on Lake Maggiore: undoubtedly one of the dreams for married couples from all over the world. Lake Maggiore is one of the emblems of the Italian nobility that had its maximum splendor during the Belle Epoque period, when the lake was frequented by the aristocracy of half of Europe, and the memory of this splendor is very much alive in the sumptuous Grand Hotels that they overlook the placid waters, in the villas and period residences, in the castles on the fortresses.

A wedding on Lake Maggiore is decidedly glamorous, and it couldn’t be different since the place has always been used to hosting princely events: just take a look at the gardens of Palazzo Borromeo on Isola Bella to imagine what the atmosphere of a wedding on Lake Maggiore.

The landscape around the lake is so rich in history, art and culture: the southernmost part is less scenic, but as you go north the lake widens and becomes particularly rich in vegetation.

The Lombard shore of Lake Maggiore is characterized by gentle hills that gradually slope down to the shore, where, between rivers and streams, sandy beaches and rocky walls alternate. The three small islands enclosed between the shores are marvelous: Isola Bella, Isola Madre and Isola dei Pescatori. Further north, in Switzerland, the Brissago islands, immersed in an enchanting setting, perfect for a wedding ceremony.

For newlyweds who choose this setting for their event, Lake Maggiore offers renowned restaurants, splendid villas and historic homes, with wonderful gardens and breathtaking views.

Wedding Location: Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees – Lake Maggiore, Italy
Wedding Planner: Italian Wedding Event – Rome, Italy
Music & Entertaiment: La Bottega della Musica – Como, Italy
Décor & Florals: Leandro Flowers – Terni, Italy
Make-Up & Hair: Stefano Comelli – Italy

Wedding at Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees, Lake Maggiore - the photogallery