Updated: Jun 11
Forte da Cruz is the Perfect Event Venue for Your Small Wedding in Portugal!!
At its best, a wedding is about personal preferences, family, friends, dreams and budgets. Intimate weddings are the perfect way to bring together your closest family and friends, and your enchanted wedding event can come to life at the Forte da Cruz luxury wedding venue in Portugal.
This historic luxury wedding venue, set right on top of the beach, amongst beautiful palm trees and stunning seashore views, offers a romantic and beautiful experience for your magical day.
Forte da Cruz was built in the 17th century as a family house and fort for the royals. The original name for this venue was Forte da Cruz de Santo António d'Assubida which was changed to the current name, Forte da Cruz. Nowadays, this castle is still a private house owned by a noble family. It’s an ideal venue for small rustic weddings as it is very intimate and “family size.”
The versatility of Forte da Cruz rooms, the romantic charm of the music room, and the cozy ambiance of the reception room offer an unforgettable setting for treasured memories. The stunning sea views, the castle outstanding look, the stunning interiors makes Forte da Cruz perfect wedding venue for small weddings.
To accommodate more intimate wedding events and parties, Wedding Venues Portugal now offers a small wedding package for 20 wedding guests at the price of €8,500. You can add extra guests to your luxury wedding guest list at 150€ per guest. The maximum number of guests for this small wedding package is 70 people.
This intimate wedding package allows for wedding ceremony to take place in the magnificent terraces at the oceanfront and moves the reception to the greenhouse or the Noble Room whose rustic charm and great-looking floor plans are easily converted for any look and feel. Catering service options allow for a family-style experience.
With our package at Wedding Venues Portugal, we plan and organize stylish, elegant, fun and glamorous wedding day celebrations for our couples who deserve top-notch service and world-class wedding event.
On the special day of the wedding, we will handle all the details, ensuring that everything is as you envisioned. Our wedding coordinators will manage the whole day, and answer any question from vendors so you will have the time needed to enjoy with all your guests and dance the night away with family and friends.
Our luxury wedding planner at Forte da Cruz will decorate your ceremony and reception area, oversee seat arrangement, table setup, placement of seating cards, favor table, centerpieces, decoration of the gift table, head table and cake table.
For your luxury wedding ceremony at Forte da Cruz we recommend the terraces overlooking the ocean view.
After the wedding ceremony, you and your guest will head on to the Greenhouse, on the lower terrace or the Noble room for the reception.
These rooms are perfect and we always recommend the Noble room in the palace to couples who wish to have an intimate wedding reception.
Wedding Venues Portugal together with the catering team are dedicated to offering the best dishes and the highest level of service to our clients. The experienced chefs know the significance of food for your luxury wedding and will create the right presentation down to the last detail. We have wedding cocktail that includes canapés and drinks, Menu A with 3 courses and drinks, we also offer coffee and tea on our menu. We don’t stop there. We choose for you the best culinary set that suits your style and taste, when the cutting the cake. We provide 2 layer white wedding cake and a bottle of Portuguese sparkling wine.
Terraces at Forte da Cruz are our favorite location to cut the cake during your luxury wedding in Portugal to provide exquisite seashore views and gorgeous backdrops.
After the wedding ceremony and reception, you can hold a party and dance indoors in one of the rooms at Forte da Cruz. Wedding Venues Portugal specialists will also ensure that you, your family and friends are prepared for post-ceremony pictures.
Also, we allow two hours of open bar where you can enjoy your favorite drink such as whisky,wines, gin, beer, vodka, baileys, port wine, soft drinks, and brandy.
In addition, our small wedding package also includes set up of all ceremony items including programs, 2 microphones and speakers, background music, sound system, disco ambiance with DJ, LED lights, and more.
Our luxury wedding planning professionals at Wedding Venues Portugal are the first arrive and last to leave. We will help clean up the reception and all your personal items. We tie every loose end so you can rest at ease and enjoy your stay at Forte da Cruz in Portugal.