Casa Dos Penedos: A Stunning Wedding Venue in Sintra, Portugal
As luxury wedding photographers, we have had the opportunity to capture some of the most beautiful weddings in Europe. However, every once in a while, we come across a venue that simply takes our breath away. Casa Dos Penedos, located in the charming region of Sintra, Portugal, is one such venue. Designed by the renowned Portuguese architect, Raul Lino, this 20th Century palatial mansion is the perfect setting for a wedding day full of charm and elegance.
When we first arrived at Casa Dos Penedos, we were immediately struck by its breathtaking beauty. The mansion sits amidst lush gardens, surrounded by rolling hills and the stunning coastline of Portugal. The architecture of the mansion is truly unique, and the attention to detail is evident in every corner of the venue. From the beautiful stained glass windows to the intricate stonework, every aspect of the venue is a testament to the architect’s mastery.
As wedding photographers, we were in heaven as soon as we stepped into the venue. The variety of locations on offer at Casa Dos Penedos is simply incredible. Whether you are looking for a grand entrance, a beautiful garden, or a romantic staircase, this venue has it all. Everywhere you look, it is like stepping into a fairytale. The stunning backdrop of Sintra, with its rolling hills and stunning coastline, only adds to the magic of the venue.
Our wedding couple was truly amazing as well. They had guests flying in from all over the world to celebrate their love in Portugal, and the weekend was filled with love, laughter, and a lot of emotions. The ceremony was held in the beautiful central patio, surrounded by the lush gardens and stunning architecture of the mansion. The warm early summer sun added to the magic of the day, and the guests were welcomed and seated for the ceremony with open arms.
After the ceremony, the wedding party was seated under a purpose-built marquee and treated to a live PA by a talented band. The delicious three-course silver service dinner was the perfect way to celebrate the newlyweds’ love, and the heartfelt and hilarious speeches only added to the warmth of the day. As the night went on, the party continued late into the night, with lots of dancing and memories being made.
In conclusion, Casa Dos Penedos is a stunning wedding venue that offers the perfect setting for a wedding day filled with charm, elegance, and fairytale magic. Whether you are looking for a grand entrance, a beautiful garden, or a romantic staircase, this venue has it all. For us, as luxury wedding photographers, it was a privilege to be able to capture such a special day, and we look forward to the opportunity to return to this magical venue in the future.