When we were asked to capture a wedding in Kamnik, Slovenia by Nastja and Matic, we were over the moon. Not only would we get to shoot a stunning wedding of a beautiful couple at the renowned Penzion Repnik. This popular Slovenian wedding venue has won recognition from all over the world. But we would also get to photograph a wedding full of moments and story in the beautiful city of Kamnik. What more could we ask for?

Set of 67 wedding photos in documentary style

Here is a small mixed set of Nastja & Matic wedding photos, which we captured during the wedding day at Penzion Repnik. We are not typical wedding photographers as we aim to capture an unposed story, leave you and your guest to enjoy the day. If you are looking to have us capture your wedding story at Penzion Repnik or any other venue or location, then please get in touch to see if we are available on your day.

 

Penzion Repnik – a desirable wedding venue for a divine wedding in Kamnik, Slovenia

It became clear why Penzion Repnik is one of the best wedding venues in Slovenia. Here’s a quick rundown of why a wedding at Penzion Repnik is the perfect choice for a divine wedding in Slovenia. Nestled amongst the Kamnik Alps, Kamnik in northern Slovenia is a gorgeous medieval city with wonderful architecture, great culture, lots of history and magnificent views of the surrounding Alps.

With the resplendent alpine Kamniska Bistrica River running through the center of this charming Slovenian town, Kamnik is a magnificent location for a wedding in Slovenia. Dating back to the 11th century, this charming destination boasts memorable settings in every direction. Whether it is the chocolate box-pretty cobbled streets lined with charming pastel-colored buildings, the gushing, crystal-clear waters of the Kamniska Bistrica river or the 28 peaks of the Kamnik Alps, covered in bewitching forests and lush grasslands, the magic of this place is unmistakable.

Then, of course, there is the unforgettable Kamniska Bistrica Valley, filled with refreshing springs, waterfalls, awesome gorges and mystical woodlands. Whether you choose to hike, ride, walk or horse ride, you will want to see it all. As one of Slovenia’s oldest towns, Kamnik has plenty of things to do and see. Famed for its architecture, Kamnik boasts Baroque, Moorish and gothic influenced craftsmanship on every corner. From frescoes to columns, gilding and sculptures, there is endless evidence of this city’s rich cultural heritage on display. Stroll along Sutna, Kamnik’s picturesque main street sprinkled with exquisite medieval architecture and pastel-colored buildings. Spot the eighteenth century Gothic Church of the Immaculate Conception, then ascend the steps of Mali Grad to drink in the spectacular views from the aptly-named Balcony of Kamnik.

Great surroundings for your wedding

Whilst you are up there, don’t miss out on the opportunity to take a look around the sumptuous 15th century Romanesque Chapel, with its extraordinary frescoes and stone sculptures. Down below, the Franciscan Monastery boasts 10,000 manuscripts and Slovenia’s original translation of the Bible which dates back to 1584. Next door is the Church of St. James where the Chapel of the Holy Sepulchre, designed by Joze Plechnik, will be one of the many must-sees on your list of things to do.

Drop by Kamnik’s Intermunicipal Museum housed in one of the city’s two castles, discover all there is to know about Kamnik’s long past, that dates all the way back to prehistoric history. For horticultural delights, head over to the Arboretum, a feast of 200 acres of over 3500 species of plants, including a staggering 1000 different types of roses. Inside these outstanding grounds, you will also find trails, water features, and a playground.

After all of that excitement, you may decide that you would like nothing more than to escape from it all at Terme Snovik Thermal Baths, an eco-spa with rejuvenating indoor and outdoor facilities, to leave you feeling revitalized and ready for more. Alternatively, enjoy a round of golf on the unforgettable 18-hole Arboretum Golf Course, with its phenomenal views and top quality service.

With Llubljana only twenty minutes drive away, as well as plenty of access to buses and trains, Kamnik is also conveniently located for the airport or adventures in Llubjana too. Not to mention the opportunity to ski and sled, if you visit in the right season. With all of this and more on offer, it is no surprise that Kamnik is a top pick for a wedding in Slovenia. With sought-after Penzion Repnik for your dream wedding venue, you have all of the ingredients for the wedding of your dreams.

The venue for an outdoor wedding photography

If you are planning an outdoor wedding in Slovenia, then Penzion Repnik is the one for you. With outstanding grounds and fantastic wedding facilities, it is easy to see why Penzion Repnik is Kamnik’s most desirable wedding venue. As both a wedding venue and destination hotel with rave reviews, Penzion Repnik ticks every box. Situated close to the heart of Kamnik, Penzion Repnik has been rated as one of Kamnik’s best restaurants, hotels and wedding venues, so you know that you are going to get an all-round top experience at this wedding location. Penzion beautiful grounds and the Alps beyond, provide the perfect backdrop for an outdoor wedding.

There are acres of lush green grass, sprinkled with fragrant blooms and beautifully manicured trees, as well as a delightful pond and lots of other exquisite features. With the option to hold the ceremony under the splendid, ornate Bandstand or out on the lawn, there are plenty of ways to personalize your outdoor ceremony space with stylish props, to make it an occasion to remember. Adding an extra touch of magic, there is also an elegant horse and carriage for a grand entrance or exit, topped off with a ride around town. For the children, there are sweet farm animals and ponies to enjoy, as well as playground equipment to keep the little ones entertained.

Before the dinner and dancing, there is time for your guests to drink in the views, whilst they sip drinks on the terrace or stroll through the sumptuous grounds. This may be a time for the venue’s musicians to enhance proceedings with atmospheric live music. Dinner and dancing take place in Penzion Reznik’s distinguished Grand Hall. This impressive, bright space has a beautiful high ceiling with exposed beams and plenty of light. Its spacious round shape provides plenty of room for up to 100 seated guests. Penzion Reznik’s award-winning restaurant prides itself on serving up Slovenian greats with a contemporary twist.

Penzion Repnik a Slovenian wedding venue

Your mouth-watering menu will include locally sourced seasonal ingredients and wines. When dinner is over, Penzion has all of the facilities that you need for a fantastic celebration, from live music to fireworks, on-site parking and a huge dancefloor, there is everything you need here to kick things off with a bang.

There will be no need to rush as the time flies by because Penzion’s nine plush rooms provide plenty of space for guests that would like to spend the night. Each room is uniquely decorated in a contemporary style, that also celebrates its Slovenian heritage and the abundance of raw materials in the local area. Expect fab alpine decor, light spaces and from many, striking views of the grounds and alps that surround. With over twenty years of providing top quality weddings, the experienced team is well equipped to deliver your wedding in Slovenia, exactly as you wish. An unforgettable day, in a spectacular location.

Wedding planner: Petra Starbek – Storija | Wedding dress: Sanjska Obleka | Wedding Venue: Penzion Repnik

Need someone experienced to capture it all? If yes then please get in touch to see if we are free for your wedding. We specialize in capturing every one of your unforgettable moments so that you can look back and remember all of those wonderful feelings from your special day.