Take your vows in the great outdoors in Scotland, with its rolling hillsides and famous romantic heritage. The fairytale romance of an historic castle set against the breathtaking natural splendour of the Scottish landscape is truly hard to match. Here’s our pick of seven of the most stunning wedding venues in Scotland, their beautiful grounds and what makes them so amazing.
Kinnettles Castle is a Scottish Baronial mansion, set in the heart of the Angus countryside. Ideal for a grand or an intimate wedding, with unspoilt views, it is private and secluded in its 44 acres of beautiful parkland.
A luxury hotel set in 3,000 acres of land and 7 miles of private beach, in Wick, Caithness, on the North East coast of the Scottish Highlands. Ackergill Tower has much more to offer than its stunning panoramic views.
Magnificent venue with garden pavilion licensed for up to 150 guests
30 elegant bedrooms
35 acres of lawns and parkland
Exquisitely maintained rose gardens
7. Blairquan Castle
A magnificent 19th century Baronial castle with sumptuous Regency architecture set in over 200 acres of private land and gardens in the heart of unspoilt Ayrshire. Blairquhan Castle was listed number 14 by the Independent newspaper in their list of the 50 best places to get married in the world.
A unique 17th century fairy tale castle on the south west coast, Walton Castle is quite simply a hidden gem offering stunning views across the countryside and Bristol Channel. An exclusive-use, privately owned venue…
Kate Thompson is Confetti's features editor and wedding expert, and has worked in the wedding industry for 15 years. A widely published lifestyle writer, she has made BBC television and radio appearances discussing wedding trends in the UK.