A jewel of architecture
Villa del Normanno
It pays tribute to Mediterranean history and art, thanks to the recovery of the Norman roots combined with the modernity of eclectic style, which is expressed not only in the original architectural undulations and the typical ceramics with bright colours of the Vietri tradition but also in the famous azulejos by Antoni Gaudi. It has two rooms for wedding receptions, parties and events.
The Norman Hall, sophisticated and welcoming, with its characteristic sandstone corners, is named after a life-size high relief of a Norman knight and can house up to 180 guests at the tables. It is equipped with kitchen equipped for banqueting and autonomous services, wardrobe, bar, screen with video projector, dance floor and entertainment space. It overlooks the suggestive Corte dei Mosaici.
The Sala Pedrera, with its more intimate atmosphere, is the ideal setting for parties and small events. It can accommodate up to 90 guests at the tables and has a charming terrace of 250 square meters perfect for aperitifs outside and a private outdoor covered. It is equipped with kitchen equipped for banqueting and autonomous services, bar, dance and entertainment.
Adjacent to the Villa del Normanno, set among olive trees and bougainvillea, the Buvette is a small wine cellar in country chic style, ideal for wine and cheese tastings or welcome cocktails.
travertine and lava stone
The Court of the Mosaics
The evocative courtyard in front of the Norman Hall strikes for its original paving in travertine and lava stone, which alternate in sinuous geometries. Equipped with chairs, benches and tables in wrought iron, it is embellished with olive trees, fruit trees and a well-kept lawn.
For its intimate and romantic atmosphere and the delicious little wrought iron arbour crowned with jasmine, the Court of the Mosaics is really appreciated by the newlyweds for the celebration of the civil outdoor wedding; so, Tenuta dei Normanni has been the first location officially affiliated with the Municipality of Salerno.
The courtyard is the ideal setting for a pleasant welcome aperitif for wedding guests, but it is also perfect for parties and outdoor cocktail parties. Indeed, it has a bar corner and an original ‘Forneria’ in a country chic style, with a wood oven from the Neapolitan tradition, that allows to take out the typical goodness of the Mediterranean tradition, from bread to fabulous pizza.
betweem greenery and lights
It is a beautiful room in the garden that can house up to 350 guests at tables, thanks to the 1200 square meters of covered and paved area and, if necessary, a side closure in case of unexpected weather. Surrounded by an English style lawn, it is the favorite setting of the bride and groom for the central part of the wedding reception and of teenagers for fabulous 18th birthday parties.
The Garden is equipped with a covered buffet area, which is set up for the traditional gastronomic walk, and a characteristic Vietri ceramic kitchen corner for the scenic preparation of the dishes.
There is also a location for entertainment, live music and the wild dances of the guests to have fun under the stars.
At night, it is illuminated by the scenic effects of the suspended lights, which enhance the water features of the fountains and the luxuriance of trees and blooms, accompanying the paths lined with walls in ancient natural stone that highlight the romantic charm of the estate.
A unique spectacle
The Norman Amphitheatre and the Oasis
It is the flagship of the estate, made of warm sandstone in the natural hollow of a cavea and decorated with silver olive trees. The 800sqm arena can hold up to 1,500 people on the bleachers, which embrace a 400-seat audience and the stage, suitable for concerts and live performances.
For its uniqueness, both day and night when the atmosphere becomes dreamy, it is the favourite choice to celebrate all the special occasions. From the celebration of the civil wedding ceremony to the dinner under the stars, from the welcome aperitif to the cake cutting, the space so majestic and versatile is perfect for hosting some moments of the wedding reception or the entire event, but also to have unforgettable parties, shows and events.
The area is composed of a kitchen equipped for banqueting and autonomous services, a bar, a dance area and entertainment.
The charm of the arena extends into the adjacent green area of the Oasis, the lush lawn that gives to the guests of honour a refuge of trees and games of suspended lights, perfect for those who love a natural chic setting.
A natural oasis of 14 hectares
The Park and the waterfall
The ten-year-old olive trees, the pines, the robinia and lush carobs, the majestic elms and poplars, the pink pepper, the fragrant laurels and magnificent blooms make Tenuta dei Normanni a magical location of peace and relaxation in every season, giving to all its guests a unique and timeless natural setting.
In its 14 hectares of greenery, with dry stone walls, in the heart of the lush Mediterranean scrub, there is a natural waterfall, a perfect setting for photo shoots and tourists who want to take a walk in the woods and also enjoy the picnic areas.
Did you know that in ancient Greece, on the day of a wedding, an olive tree was planted to protect the couple? You cannot love this plant with a thousand-year history, a symbol of peace, life and prosperity. In the park, there are more than three thousand olive trees. A great wish for all newlyweds!
Relaxation and well-being in nature
Comfortable and well-kept spaces, characterized by stone and bricks, wood and wrought iron worked by skilled artisan hands, are immersed in an oasis of olive trees and Mediterranean scrub, overlooking the hill of Salerno, that dominates the gulf, to give unique wellness experiences among the scents and sounds of nature.
The Foresteria Family is a villa of two floors with 4 independent apartments of 70 square meters each, surrounded by olive trees and bougainvillea. Each apartment has a spacious living room, a double bedroom, a bedroom with two single beds, two bathrooms and a living room with kitchenette and sofa bed for two.
The Foresteria Suites is a new complex with 9 independent apartments on two floors, surrounded by the fragrances of lavender, rosemary and laurel: the small suites have a double bedroom, a bathroom and an equipped kitchenette; the medium ones have a double bedroom, a living room with double sofa bed, equipped kitchenette and a bathroom; the large ones have a double bedroom, a bedroom with two single beds, living room with a double sofa bed, equipped kitchen and two bathrooms.
The proximity to the center of Salerno, to the beltway and the main motorway axes makes Tenuta dei Normanni the ideal starting point to reach the main tourist destinations in Campania.
The future is about to come
In the near future, a new area for outdoor sports will take shape with fitness trails, tracks for mountain biking, natural climbing wall and many services in the large park of the estate. It will offer a unique experience to guests and all lovers of nature and wellness.