Villar Dora Castle

Villar Dora, Italy

The castle of Villar Dora is a medieval feudal residence, among the best preserved of the Susa valley. It was built in the 13th century to the rocky hill which has been occupied since Roman times. The castle was renovated in Gothic style in the 14th century by Provana family. In the early 20th century, Count Antonielli d'Oulx carried out restoration works that returned the original medieval aspect to the central body of the castle.

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Founded: 13th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Italy

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Ralph Schimpf (2 years ago)
This medieval castle impressed us with the perfect mix of fine stucco work and sumptuous rooms in which we immediately imagined celebrating our wedding. During the preparations, Maria's courtesy and willingness to help strengthened our belief that we had made the right choice. A belief that was confirmed on the day of the wedding. The premises offer different options to allow different moments both in nice weather and in rain. We had an aperitif in the shady garden of the castle, dinner inside in the impressive gallery, the cutting of the wedding cake outside in the garden and the party in an indoor room. Our guests were impressed by the location as it exudes an Italian flair and we would like to pass on their numerous compliments to Maria and her husband so that they can preserve and enhance this jewel for a long time to come. We recommend all couples to visit the castle to be enchanted by its charms like we do!
Mauro Ughetto (2 years ago)
Bel castello e ben conservato, peccato sia visitabile solo in occasione di eventi.
Federico Urzi (3 years ago)
Magnificent location for a summer wedding. Many outdoor places with breathtaking views and well-kept interiors that bring you back to another era. The elevated position and the consequent cool breeze guarantees that a wedding will be successful even in the height of summer. Very beautifull
AVIGLIANA PARTY (4 years ago)
A location for weddings and ceremonies to take into consideration, helpful and courteous owners
강병문 (5 years ago)
How can i go to overthere?
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