Just imagine a little church, an endless stretch of blue water, and a long portico steeped in history. Imagine a relaxed and romantic atmosphere, sometimes magical and mysterious. This is the description of the San Fruttuoso Abbey of Capodimonte, situated between Camogli and Portofino.
Built in the 10th century on the San Fruttuoso bay for Greek and Benedictine monks, it was completely renovated in 1933 and later donated to the Italian Environment Foundation, and has become the ideal venue for the wedding of your dreams. An unforgettable place, as unforgettable as your wedding day.
After the religious ceremony in the ancient and welcoming medieval church, the cloister in Romanesque style will welcome the newlyweds and show them the way to the large halls, the garden, the military tower, built in 1500 for the famous Admiral Andrea Doria.
These places, at their best both in winter and summer months, will host your wedding reception at San Fruttuoso, with delightful music and rich buffets that will amaze your guests. Art and culture, but also nature and closeness, make this the perfect venue for the most important day of your lives.
The surrounding landscape is undoubtedly one of the area’s most breath-taking. Starting from the Museum of the Abbey, surrounded by Portofino Regional Natural Park, with its romantic pathways leading from Portofino mount down to the bay. Stroll together enjoying the beauty of the beaches and then take a private boat on the turquoise waters of the sea. The picturesque view will be the beautiful scenery that you will relive each time you look at the photographs of your wedding. A wedding at San Fruttuoso Abbey of Camogli is a dream – which can become reality.