Introduction

Set within the beautiful gardens of Compton Acres in Poole in Dorset, this unique, luxurious venue is available for weddings, private hire and corporate events. The Italian Villa provides unmatched character and grandeur whatever the occasion. Awarded ‘Most Popular Venue’ in the International Wedding Awards 2015, and exclusively managed by multi award-winning caterers Beales Gourmet, The Italian Villa combines unique character and classic architecture with modern facilities. The Italian Villa also has a professional team dedicated to making your special day perfect. The wedding & events venue hire is available for exclusive use and comprises of three elegant suites, each designed to provide a glamorous setting for your function.

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News & Events

Our next Wedding Open Day

Sunday, 22nd October 2017 - 11am to 3pm You are invited to visit the UK's one and only Italian Villa all dressed up for the perfect wedding. Let our friendly, professional team give you a personal tour of the Villa and meet some of the region's top wedding suppliers,...

How to use events to boost your internal culture

We see a lot of events come through our doors at The Italian Villa (over 200 a year to be precise). As a leading event venue in Dorset, we often get asked by our clients to help them put on events that will engage their staff. And whilst some companies opt for...

The Great Day-Delegate-Rate Sale!

A great deal for all business events in Dorset in January & February 2018. Our usual Day Delegate Rate (£34pp+vat) is discounted to just £30pp+vat - incredible value! To see what's included, click...

Our next Wedding Open Day

Sunday, 22nd October 2017 - 11am to 3pm You are invited to visit the UK's one and only Italian Villa all dressed up for the perfect wedding. Let our friendly, professional team give you a personal tour of the Villa and meet some of the region's top wedding suppliers,...

Results announced: The Great British Wedding Survey 2017

The Italian Villa is delighted to announce the result of the nationwide wedding survey we conducted in January 2017. Over 200 brides from across the UK were asked a series of questions about their wedding, including about the proposal; the planning; and the big day...

New Christmas menu launched for 2017

Christmas Menu 2017Ham hock terrine (DF, GF)Pickled vegetables, thyme crostini & spiced apple chutneySmoked salmon parfait (GF)Horseradish, pickled beetroot & grilled sourdough Toasted pumpkin seeds & crème fraiche  Roasted butternut squash soup (V, GF,...

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