16 Hidden Gem Wedding Venues in Scotland
There's no doubting that the Scottish countryside and historic cities are some of the most spectacular spots that the United Kingdom has to offer. With vast, rambling countryside, beautiful vistas and breathtaking lochs, it truly does make for a wonderful place to host your wedding day, whatever the season. Cosy up in the winter by the roaring fires in their historic buildings or make the most of the unbelievable views with an outdoor wedding by one of their many lochs. With a large number of their majestic castles and palaces being exclusive use, you'll be able to treat your guests to a fabulous day or even weekend (without breaking the bank too!)
So whether you're local or fancy a destination wedding in Scotland, here's a round up of some of our favourite hidden gem wedding venues in Scotland that are nestled up and down the country.
Max Capacity: 150 | Estimated Price Range: £2000-£4000
This stunning granary offers up a great opportunity for an engaged couples to turn a historic 19th century location into their own unique wedding venue. Kilrie Granary can cater for 80 inside the venue, and if you’re looking for a larger space, there is ample space for a marquee in their picturesque gardens. Explore the venue further here.
Max Capacity: 180 | Estimated Price Range: £65-£85 per head
It can’t really get any better than having your wedding ceremony right on the banks of the famous Loch Lomond. Lodge on Loch Lomond have numerous wedding packages that allow you as a couple to make the most of the stunning surroundings, as well as indulge in some fantastic modern perks that the lodge has to offer. Explore the venue further here.
Max Capacity: 150 | Estimated Price Range: £36-£47 per head
This must be one of the most sought after wedding venues in Edinburgh. Having won a number of awards as an exclusive use wedding venue, you can be pretty certain that you are in good hands when you have your wedding here. This unique wedding venue can cater for the whole day, from the moment you say I do to the evening reception. Explore the venue further here.
Max Capacity: 200 | Estimated Price Range: £50-£80 per head
This is one very special wedding venue that can cater for all wedding sizes, from an intimate wedding for a select few right up to a big beautiful wedding celebration. This venue provides the perfect setting, and with access to one of the most exclusive gardens in Edinburgh, you can expect some pretty spectacular wedding photos. Explore the venue further here.
Max Capacity: 50 | Estimated Price Range: £3000-£15,000
A small Scottish wedding venue with a lot of space to play with may be the best way to describe this stunning country house. With 120 acres of land, you and your guests can enjoy a fantastic and romantic day in one of the most secluded wedding venues in Scotland. Explore the venue here.
Max Capacity: 160 | Estimated Price Range: £3,000 - £9,500
In such a beautiful areas of Scotland, you and your guests will enjoy the gorgeous landscape surrounding this venue. This is one lovely country wedding venue that gives you plenty of options to really make the most of the majestic surroundings. Explore the venue further here.
Max Capacity: 300 | Estimated Price Range: £3,500 - £5,200
This stunning venue has everything; a beautiful Victorian barn, a wonderful country house and the picturesque Highland Hill. Aswanley give you all the flexibility you need when creating the perfect barn wedding venue, but with the help of their very own in house wedding coordinator, there’s no need to worry if you’ve forgotten something! Explore this venue further here.
Max Capacity: 100 | Estimated Price Range: £82-£124 per head
Cringletie House Hotel is a stunning country house wedding venue in the heart of the Scottish Borders. As an exclusive use venue, it means you and your loved ones can enjoy the picturesque surroundings in complete and utter peace and quiet. Explore this venue further here.
Max Capacity: 200 | Estimated Price Range: £50-£100 per head
If you were to imagine in your head the most idyllic Scottish wedding venue, it probably wouldn’t be too far off what Atholl Palace has to offer. A fantastic mixture of modernity and historic architecture, Atholl Palace has got it all and let's be honest, is an absolute showstopper. Explore the venue further here
Max Capacity: 50 | Estimated Price: £4,500 - £6,000
Situated in the Highlands, you will be able to enjoy an intimate celebration with just your closest friends and family in the gorgeous 17th century East Haugh House, surrounded by an absolute abundance of breathtaking countryside. Explore the venue further here.
Max Capacity: 300 | Estimated Price Range: £850-£1500
Lanrick Estate is an outdoor wedding venue situated on the banks of the River Teith. This amazing remote venue, gives you the privacy you want when you're celebrating, whilst also have the help on hand from the onsite team as and when you need it. Explore this wedding venue further here.
Max Capacity: 120 | Estimated Price Range: £2,995-10,000
A beautiful coastal venue that is sure to provide you with lasting memories of your big day. Portpatrick caters for all your needs from the moment you walk down the aisle, to the evening reception. If you don’t know where to start planning, with Portpatrick you really don’t need to worry, as their in house wedding team will be with you from start to finish. Explore this venue further here.
Max Capacity:120 | Estimated Price Range: £2,995-£10,000
Dating back to 1645, this historic hotel offers a fantastic opportunity for a bespoke wedding in the Highlands of Scotland. You will be able to choose from one of their bespoke wedding packages that will ensure you make the most of the stunning surroundings. Explore this venue further here.
Max Capacity: 300 | Estimated Price Range: £1500-£3000
Cardross is a stunning country house estate situated on the foothill of the Trossach, looking towards Stirling Castle and the Fintry Hills. This romantic wedding venue is situated only an hour from most major Scottish cities, whilst still retaining its remote and unique feel. Explore this venue further here.
Max Capacity: 160 | Estimated Price Range: £103-£155 per head
Decked out with gorgeously glamorous and decadent interiors and exteriors, hosting your wedding at Boclair House Hotel will no doubt be truly magical. This Glasgow wedding venue will give you and your guests the impression you're situated in the country, whilst actually being in the heart of the city. In short, this exclusive venue is nothing short of spectacular. Explore this venue further here.
Max Capacity: 200 | Estimated Price Range: £60-£95
Cornhill Castle, a Manorview Hotel, will give you that fairytale wedding you’ve always wanted. A short drive out of Glasgow, this castle wedding venue allows you to create the wedding of your dreams, with the assistance from their fantastic in house wedding team, so you know you’re in good hands. Explore this venue further here.