Venues

Wedding, Conference and House Party venues
in Scotland.

Scottish venues

Venues outside of Edinburgh also be located on the clickable venue map of all Scotland
Each one has been visited and photographed by one of us at About Scotland

Wedding Venues:

Castles, hotels, country houses and romantic places in Scotland suitable for weddings.

(Further down the page: Conference Venues or House Party venues.

Archiestown Hotel
Archiestown Hotel and Restaurant

In the heart of Speyside. Wedding followed by reception/buffet is held in the hotel and for further celebrations a ceilidh in Archiestown Village Hall.


Ballochneck
Ballochneck

Country house and estate with incredible views, central Scotland, near Loch Lomond, exclusive use for house parties (up to 15) and weddings.


Barcaldine Castle
Barcaldine Castle

16th Century Castle beside Loch Creran, 9 miles north of Oban. Exclusive use for civil and religious wedding ceremonies for 2-60 guests. Fabulous indoor and outdoor photo opportunities. B&B accommodation available in 3 beautiful rooms.


Craigadam
Craigadam

Between Dumfries and Castle Douglas, traditional Scottish farmhouse with superb accommodation. 25,000 acre estate of heather moors, woodland lochs and farmland. Award winning bed and breakfast, optional dinner, RAC 5 Diamonds, 'Taste of Scotland' award.


Cross Keys Hotel
The Cross Keys Hotel

In one of the prettiest squares in Scotland, this-family run Georgian Coaching Inn in Kelso, south of Edinburgh, has excellent accommodation and also conference facilities.


Culzean Castle
Culzean Castle

Culzean Castle, Robert Adam's magnificent story-book cliff-top castle in Ayreshire owned by National Trust for Scotland. . Wedding Service in Round drawing room or Oval staircase.


Kinloch Lodge
Kinloch Lodge

Romantically situated on the edge of the sea on the Isle of Skye, a perfect small hotel owned and run by world renowned cookery writer Claire Macdonald and Lord Macdonald of Macdonald. Voted one of the top 100 hotels in the world.


Kilrie Granary Hall
Kilrie Granary Hall

35 minutes by train from Edinburgh (station 3 miles). A huge space seating up to 100 for weddings suitable for dances, ceilidhs and social gatherings. Plenty of parking. (Also accommodation for 6 in Kilrie Granary).


Knockomie Hotel
Knockomie Hotel

A mile from Forres, near Inverness. An Arts and Crafts style hotel with traditional Highland Scottish hospitallity and contemporary flair. Excellent 2 AA rosette restaurant, bistro. Ideal for touring castles, golf, whisky, meetings or pampered relaxation.


Ladyburn
Ladyburn

Exclusive private country house hotel secluded in gardens and woodland in the gentle undiscovered landscape of Ayrshire south of Glasgow. Close to golf courses at Turnberry and Troon.


Littleton
Littleton of Airlie

Houseparties for 6 in 2 charming adjoining cottages near Glamis Castle. Dinner, bed and breakfast available. Shooting can be arranged. 4 golf courses within 6 miles, hillwalking in spectacular Angus glens, fishing.


Myres Castle
Myres Castle

Luxurious 9 bedroom castle dating from 1530 in Fife, between Perth, St Andrews and Edinburgh. Heliport, tennis court, award winning chef. Exclusive seviced rental, Sleeping up to 18. Garden marquees, 44 acres of secluded grounds.


Old Pines
Old Pines, Small Hotel and Restaurant

Near Spean Bridge, Ben Nevis and Fort William, West coast Highlands. Fine home-cooked Scottish food, relaxed family-run hotel in a beautiful Highland setting sheltered by pines and surrounded by moorland, front lawn with views to Ben Nevis. Intimate weddings, up to 30 guests.


TraquairTraquair

The oldest inhabited house in Scotland. Mary Queen of Scots stayed here, and Prince Charles Edward Stuart. Bed and Breakfast. Bedrooms with canopied beds and antique furniture.


Wedding Venues in Edinburgh

Bonham Hotel
The Bonham

Voted by Condé Nast Traveller as one of the 21 coolest hotels for the 21st century. Very central boutique hotel, an easy walk to and from Princes Street. Bedrooms are stylish, individually designed and have internet access, etc. Real quality, contemporary, comfortable, relaxed and informal. 48 bedrooms.


Royal Scots Club
The Royal Scots Club

Old established Edinburgh Club, open to members and non-members alike. Bed and breakfast, elegant dining room, bar, fitness club, and conference facilities.


Conference venues

Castles, hotels, country houses and estates in Scotland suitable for conferences, executive retreats, corporate strategy meetings, business entertainment, etc.

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Cross Keys Hotel
The Cross Keys Hotel

In one of the prettiest squares in Scotland, this-family run Georgian Coaching Inn in Kelso, south of Edinburgh, has excellent accommodation and also conference facilities.


Culzean Castle
Culzean Castle

Culzean Castle, Robert Adam's magnificent story-book cliff-top castle in Ayreshire owned by National Trust for Scotland. Some rooms in the Castle and other buildings around Culzean's beautiful grounds can be hired at any time for a more self contained event and at a more modest fee than that for the whole Castle.


Dunalastair Hotel
Dunalastair Hotel

By Loch Rannoch, 35 miles from Pitlochry, central Scotland. Family-run Highland hotel with Scottish Highlands hospitality and all the facilities to make it ideal for corporate occasions: a positive - and fun - venue.


Knockomie Hotel
Knockomie Hotel

A mile from Forres, near Inverness. An Arts and Crafts style hotel with traditional Highland Scottish hospitallity and contemporary flair. Excellent 2 AA rosette restaurant, bistro. Ideal for touring castles, golf, whisky, meetings or pampered relaxation.


Myres Castle
Myres Castle

Luxurious 9 bedroom castle dating from 1530 in Fife, easy for St Andrews, Carnoustie and Gleneagles golf. Library, study, board room with conference facilities, heliport, tennis court, award winning chef. Exclusive seviced rental, Sleeping up to 18.


Westfield House
Westfield House

Country House near Elgin between Inverness and Aberdeen available for small conferences and gatherings of up to 30 people. About 30 minutes from Inverness airport.


Conference Venues in Edinburgh

Bonham Hotel
The Bonham

Voted by Condé Nast Traveller as one of the 21 coolest hotels for the 21st century. Very central boutique hotel, an easy walk to and from Princes Street. Bedrooms are stylish, individually designed and have e-TV web browsing, ISDN, etc. Real quality, contemporary, comfortable, relaxed and informal. 48 bedrooms.


Royal Scots Club
The Royal Scots Club

Old established Edinburgh Club, open to members and non-members alike. Bed and breakfast, elegant dining room, bar, fitness club, and conference facilities.


House Parties

Castles, hotels, country houses and estates in Scotland suitable for house parties.

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Altdourie
Altdourie

Traditional Highland lodge secluded on Invercauld estate in thousands of acres near Braemar and Balmoral 90 mins East of Aberdeen. Sleeps up to 10 with further accommodation nearby.


Ballochneck
Ballochneck

Country house and estate with incredible views, central Scotland, near Loch Lomond, exclusive use for house parties (up to 15) Shooting, fishing, etc.


Cavens Country House Hotel
Cavens Country House Hotel

Dating from 1752, secluded in 6 acres of gardens south of Dumfries in South West Scotland. Re-unions, house parties, shooting parties (shooting can be arranged). Good food.


Craigadam
Craigadam

Between Dumfries and Castle Douglas, superb location and accommodation and facilities for a wedding. 25,000 acre estate of heather moors, woodland lochs and farmland. Award winning bed and breakfast, RAC 5 Diamonds, 'Taste of Scotland' award.


Culzean Castle
Culzean Castle

The Eisenhower Apartment - Top floor accommodation of this storybook cliff-edge castle given to President Eisenhower on behalf of the people of Scotland. Bed and breakfast with optional dinner.


Kilrie Granary Hall
Kilrie Granary Hall

35 minutes by train from Edinburgh (station 3 miles). Stone built with fireplace and large dining table seating 22, or accommodating up to 50 guests for parties. Adjacent kitchen. Sleeping accommodation for up to 6.


Ladyburn
Ladyburn

Exclusive private country house accommodation secluded in gardens and woodland in the gentle undiscovered landscape of Ayrshire south of Glasgow. Close to golf courses at Turnberry and Troon.


Myres Castle
Myres Castle

Luxurious 9 bedroom castle dating from 1530 in Fife, between Perth, St Andrews and Edinburgh. Beautiful gardens, 44 acres, billiard room, tennis court, award winning chef. Exclusive seviced rental, Sleeping up to 18.


Old Pines
Old Pines Hotel and Restaurant

An oasis of excellent food and comfortable accommodation sheltered by old Caledonian woodland, north of Fort William.


One Royal Circus
One Royal Circus, Edinburgh

An exclusive venue for parties and gatherings, wedding parties, and other memorable occasions. Complete Georgian town house (grand rooms, painted ceiling, piano)in classical Edinburgh.


Shiel Lodge
Shiel Lodge

Self catering house in the West Highlands of Scotland, comfortable old sporting lodge for Glen Shiel Forest, an estate of many thousands of acres of pristine landscape, a wild paradise of heather, myrtle, orchids, red deer and eagles. Sleeping up to 12.


Strachur Estate
Strachur Estate

Four detached, traditionally built and distinctive cottages set in and around the 3,000 acre Highland estate all with different but breathtaking views - two overlooking Loch Fyne and the other two set in parkland and grazing pasture. Sleeping between 3 and 8.


Taynish House
Taynish House

Romantic and secluded on a peninsular among the islands and inlets of the West Coast of Scotland in Argyll. Charming old Country House sleeping 12


Each of these accommodations is privately owned, and the contact numbers, email addresses, etc, for enquiries and booking are on each page.

Castles
Scotts Castle Holidays

If you would like a holiday lettings agent who specialises in castle rental and large Holiday houses in Scotland, try Scotts Castle Holidays for a friendly, professional, free advisory service.

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