Whether you're looking for an apartment in the center of town or a quaint cottage that offers serious serenity, you already know Airbnb is the perfect place to look when you want to live like a local instead of spending your trip in a touristy hotel. But the vacation rental site offers so much more than studios for two and homes for families: It's the perfect place to start searching for phenomenal venues if you're planning a destination wedding for a crowd, too! From a lake-front mansion in the Midwest to a breathtaking castle in Scotland, keep the party going all weekend (or all week!) by finding lodging and your wedding venue all in one package. Not sure where to start? Here are the ten most-saved wedding venues on Airbnb. Get booking!
An Historic Castle in Fife, Scotland
For the bride who wants to feel like a princess on her wedding day, Dairsie Castle is just the place. Dating as far back as the 12th century, the castle was lovingly restored in 1992 and now combines Scottish history with modern amenities. It boasts 6 acres of grounds, with ample space to entertain 60 guests inside and space for a large tent on the lawn.
A Secluded Aegean Villa
Celebrate your summer wedding on the Aegean sea in this stunning villa that feels more like your own private village. With a Turkish steam bath and barn (that can sleep 8-10 additional guests) on site, it's the perfect place for an intimate celebration in the Greek sun. We can just picture the all-white dress code!
A Sprawling Private Home in Crete
Built in 1900, this stone home has room for 15 guests and an expansive pool deck with mountain views, perfect for an intimate ceremony at sunset. Set up a tasting of local wines, or head into town and live like a true Cretan.
A Breathtaking Villa in the Heart of Chianti
Whether you're a wine lover or are just seeking a stunning spot in Tuscany to say "I do," this villa is the place. Work with a local planner to gather family and friends in the 18th century palazzo for regional cuisine, local wines, and a party al fresco.
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A Borgia Castle in Tuscany
You read that right: This incredible home used to belong to the Borgias. Now, it's a fairytale property perfect for an Italian destination wedding. Multiple large halls can accommodate a crowd for a formal dinner after a ceremony in the stone courtyard, and with luxe and historic rooms throughout the property, you'll never want to leave.
A Stunning Country Home in Suffolk
This immaculate 12th century property offers the best of both worlds: Room to sleep up to 15 guests, as well as owners that serve as wedding coordinators for larger crowds. Whether beneath the vaulted ceilings of the Great Hall or on the elegant grounds, you'll feel as though Downton Abbey has come to life.
A Romantic Escape in Bali
Looking to take your guests on an adventure? Head to this modern luxury property in Bali, with an open floor plan, a quick walk to the beach, and two cocktail bars — perfect for an evening of revelry! The chic setting is ideal for a wedding weekend you'll never forget.
A Winemaker's Villa in Montepulciano
You'll feel right at home in this classically appointed villa, perfect for an intimate destination wedding. Say "I do" in the property's chapel, then celebrate al fresco with locally-made wines and traditional cuisine. Then, toast your newlywed status as you explore local winemaking facilities, dug into the Tuscan hillsides.