Why You Should Have A Winter Wedding In Spain

by | Feb 6, 2023 | Information, Weddings

When most people imagine a wedding in Spain, they think of a sun-soaked summer celebration. And while summer weddings have their charm, there’s a hidden gem that many couples overlook – the magic of a winter wedding in Spain.

Spain’s mild winter, stunning landscapes, and rich cultural traditions make it a perfect destination for those seeking a unique wedding experience. Here are some compelling reasons why you should consider a winter wedding in this beautiful country.

Unpredictable Weather? Not in Spain!

One of the primary concerns about winter weddings is the weather. In many countries, winter can be a season of unpredictable conditions, but in Spain, this isn’t the case.

The Spanish winter is typically mild, with plenty of sunny days.

Whilst it may be cooler, particularly in the evenings, the chance of rain is significantly less than in other seasons.

This predictability provides peace of mind when planning your outdoor ceremony or reception. However, it’s always safe to have a back-up indoor option, just in case.

Breathtaking Scenery

Spain offers a stunning natural canvas that transforms beautifully in the winter. From snow-dusted mountain peaks to sparkling coastal views and charming rural landscapes, winter brings a magical quality to Spain’s already stunning vistas. Your wedding photos will capture this unique, natural beauty, creating memories that you’ll cherish forever.

Unique Venues

Winter in Spain offers a chance to explore unique, indoor venues that you might not consider during warmer months. Imagine exchanging vows in a grand, historic mansion with roaring fireplaces or in a cosy vineyard estate nestled in the Spanish countryside. These venues provide a warm, intimate setting for your celebration and can often be more affordable during the winter months.

A Touch of Magic

There’s something undeniably romantic and magical about winter weddings.

Perhaps it’s the soft light, the cosy atmospheres, or the sense of calm and tranquility that winter brings.

A winter wedding in Spain allows you to embrace this magic, creating a celebration filled with warmth, romance and a sprinkle of winter wonder.

Gastronomic Delights

Winter in Spain is a time for hearty, comfort food and local specialities that you might not experience during the summer months. From warming stews to delicious seasonal seafood, winter is an excellent time for food lovers to tie the knot in Spain. Local caterers can create a bespoke menu that highlights the best of Spanish winter cuisine, offering a unique gastronomic experience for you and your guests.

Availability and Affordability

Winter is considered off-peak season for weddings in Spain, meaning venues and vendors often have more availability and offer competitive rates. You’re also more likely to secure your first-choice date and venue, without competing with the flurry of summer weddings.

A Seamless Planning Experience

Planning a winter wedding in Spain might seem daunting, but with a trusted partner it’s a seamless, enjoyable experience. As a wedding planner and coordinator based in the south of Spain, I’ve seen firsthand the unique charm and beauty that winter weddings offer.

We take the stress out of planning your destination wedding. We work closely with you to understand your vision, then use our expertise and local knowledge to bring that vision to life. We handle everything from venue selection and vendor coordination to day-of logistics, ensuring every detail is perfectly executed.

A winter wedding in Spain promises a unique, unforgettable experience – a celebration filled with warmth, magic, and the rich beauty of the Spanish winter. And with us by your side, you can relax and enjoy the journey, knowing your dreamy winter wedding is in capable, caring hands.

For more information or, if you have any questions just reach out. We would love to hear from you!

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Alexandra Waters

I'm Alexandra, Co-founder and lead Event Planner at Evently Spain. Hailing from Llandudno, UK, and now based in Frigiliana, Spain, my journey into event planning began after my own challenging wedding experience. Determined to prevent others from facing similar disappointments, I infuse every event with dedication and precision. My diverse background, from IT to catering, enriches my approach, ensuring every detail is spot on. When not orchestrating memorable events, I'm a mother, wife, avid traveler, and crochet enthusiast, constantly seeking inspiration. Entrust your event to me, and witness the blend of passion and expertise I bring to each celebration.