5 showstopping wedding venues in Scotland

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Posted: 12th Sep

Whether you are dreaming about a wedding by the sea or to be surrounded by the beautiful countryside, Scotland has an array of amazing venues to choose from. With some of the best wedding venues in the world, there is no need to travel to far-flung destinations.  We’ve rounded up 5 uniquely beautiful locations in Scotland to help you choose your perfect venue.

Dougarie Boathouse

Nestled on a secluded shoreline on the beautiful island of Arran, the unique Dougarie Boathouse stands proudly offering the most unique of wedding venues. A lovingly restored listed building, it’s an exclusive-use venue so you and your guests get the whole place to yourselves. Dating back to 1885, the Boathouse has hosted centuries of parties for the great and the good of Scotland, so you’re in great company. With its tranquil island vibes, stunning scenery and easy access, Arran is the perfect spot for a wedding. We can just picture those wedding photographs!

Gleddoch Golf Spa & Resort

Just 20 minutes’ drive from Glasgow, Gleddoch Golf & Spa Resort in Port Glasgow, has sweeping views over the Clyde. Couples can choose to have their nuptials indoors or outdoors to take advantage of the beautiful outlook.  The venue is also perfect for keeping your wedding party and guests entertained and relaxed with an on-site spa and golf course – perfect for the day after the wedding. Gleddoch has been providing weddings for couples for decades and are absolute experts when it comes to giving you the wedding of your dreams. They tailor your day exactly to what you need with their professional, experienced team.  

Killochan Castle

Killochan Castle is a beautiful blend of old-world elegance with modern-day comforts, entirely yours to enjoy for the duration of your stay. Step through its doors into a series of magnificent and opulent spaces, or seek out a quiet corner by the roaring fire. The space, in Ayrshire, dates back to over 700 years old and is exclusively for events usage, making it an iconic place for your wedding. The stunning grounds, incredible architecture and modern interior stylings that emulate its time past make this something a little different. Killochan Castle is owned and managed by October 2023 first-time exhibitor, 7H Hospitality Management.

Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club 

This popular country estate in Edinburgh has been a popular wedding choice for decades.  Just outside the capital, surrounded by beautiful countryside, Dalmahoy Hotel and Country Club is known as Edinburgh’s country estate. With its fairytale feel, beautiful interior and natural surroundings, this venue has a highly professional team of wedding planners who can take care of everything you need for your big day, from your ceremony, wedding meal and reception. Dalmahoy even has the quaint St Mary’s Church in their grounds. Dating back to the early 1800s, this church is a pretty traditional setting to host your ceremony.  

Cornhill Castle

Cornhill Castle Hotel, not far from Biggar, is an elegant, secluded castle for a truly breathtaking wedding venue. The castle’s sprawling grounds make for the ultimate photo location and give your guests the perfect chance to relax and enjoy each other’s company. And if that’s not enough, the hot tub honeymoon suite offers the ultimate wedding night indulgence. 

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