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Scottish Castles

Are you thinking of a wedding at one of Scotland’s Castles? If so, Gavin Anderson Photography have plenty of experience of wedding photography at Scottish Castles and would be thrilled if you decide to have Gavin take your wedding photographs.

Below we have provided a list of Scottish Castles which host weddings along with links to the individual Castle website (where available).

If you are planning a wedding at a Scottish Castle, but don’t know what to do next, please get in touch. We are always happy to help!

Castle Name


Web resources/Comments

Airth Castle Near Stirling Hotel accommodation with leisure spa
Available for weddings and/or exclusive use
Ardverikie Castle Near Aviemore The castle used as Glenbogle in the BBC TV series Monarch of the Glen.
Available for weddings: ardverikie.com
Armadale Castle Isle of Skye Armadale Castle Gardens & Museum of the Isles (Clan Donald)
Licensed for weddings
Self catering cottages also available in the grounds
Auchen Castle Near Moffat Available for weddings (small or large).
Balfour Castle Shapinsay, Orkney Hotel.
Balgonie Castle Near Markinch, Fife Weddings, Banquets, Receptions, Corporate events
Full details on official web site: balgonie-castle.com

Balvaird Castle


Fife, near Glenfary http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/

Barcaldine Castle

Near Oban Official site.
B&B and weddings.

Birkhill Castle

Fife Accommodation for private parties. Facilities for weddings & corporate events.
Official web site. Family home of the Earl and Countess of Dundee.

Blair Castle

Perthshire 5 star visitor attraction open to the public – official web site.
Available for civil and religious weddings, and receptions.
Borthwick Castle Near Edinburgh Official web site
Hotel available for weddings

Brodie Castle

Near Forres Available for Weddings.

Broomhall Castle

Near Stirling Small hotel available for weddings.
Official web site
Broxmouth Park East Lothian Official web site includes details about exclusive use, accommodation and weddings.

Bunchrew House

Inverness Hotel
Available for weddings.
Castle Campbell near Stirling Weddings can be arranged here byHighland Country Weddings
Castle Menzies Aberfeldy, Perthshire Available for weddings and private functions
Official Clan Menzies web site
Cloncaird Castle Ayrshire Cloncaird Castle web site
Available for weddings and corporate hospitality.
Self catering cottages also available.
Comlongon Castle Clarencefield, Dumfries Official web site
Hotel available for accommodation and weddings
Craigmillar Castle Lothian craigmillarcastle.com: detailed history & photos.
Owned by Historic Scotland. Available for weddings.
Crathes Castle Banchory, Royal Deeside Gorgeous gardens. Available for weddings.
Culcreuch Castle Fintry, near Stirling Celtic Castles accommodation advert
Culzean Castle Near Ayr Owned by the National Trust of Scotland
Weddings can be arranged here byHighland Country Weddings

Dalhousie Castle

Bonnyrigg, Edinburgh Dalhousie Castle web site
4 star hotel with dungeon restaurant and Hydro Spa offering luxury B&B accommodation.
Available for ceilidhs, weddings, banquets, conferences, private functions.
Dalnaglar Castle

Perthshire Dalnaglar Castle
Facilities for weddings (up to 40 people).
Spectacular setting in ‘fairy glen’.
Exclusive use of the castle (10 bedrooms). In-house staff.
Additional accommodation available in self catering cottages in the grounds.
Located between Braemar and Blairgowrie. 30 miles from Perth.
Fishing, shooting, stalking, golf, skiing, etc.
Delgatie Castle Aberdeenshire Delgatie Castle official web site: self catering accommodation, small weddings in the private chapel, Clan Hay Centre. Open to the public.
Dornoch Castle Dornoch Hotel:
Official web site
Weddings can be arranged here byHighland Wedding Bells and Highland Country Weddings
Drum Castle Near Aberdeen Available for weddings.
Drumtochty Castle Near Aberdeen Available for weddings, private celebrations and corporate events.
Winner in the 2006 VOWs awards (Voted Outstanding Wedding Supplier).
Duart Castle Isle of Mull Weddings can be arranged here.
Duff House Aberdeenshire Open to the public. Includes art gallery and library.
Available for weddings, corporate events and private entertaining.
Operated by Historic Scotland, the National Galleries of Scotland and Aberdeenshire Council. Official web site

Dundas Castle

South Queensferry near Edinburgh Dundas Castle web site
Available for weddings, corporate events, exclusive use.
Located near South Queensferry, only 8 miles from Edinburgh.
Dunnottar Castle near Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire Available for Weddings. No accommodation.
Duns Castle Berwickshire dunscastle.co.uk

Dunvegan Castle

Isle of Skye (Home of the Macleods)
Available for Weddings
Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Owned byHistoric Scotland

Weddings can be arranged byHighland Country Weddings


Eilean Donan Castle

Near Dornie Available for Weddings.
Fernie Castle Near St. Andrew’s Official site.
For dinner, B&B, weddings and corporate events.
Fingask Castle Perthshire Official website
Castle available for weddings and private celebrations.
Self catering cottages on the estate.

Glengorm Castle

Isle of Mull Glengorm Castle offers:
Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star B&B accommodation
choice of self-catering flats in the castle and cottages on the estate.
Available for weddings.

Glenapp Castle

Ayrshire Glenapp Castle: a luxury retreat on the coast.
Dinner, B&B accommodation (17 rooms & suites) or hire for your exclusive use.
Weddings, banquets, etc.

Guthrie Castle


Near Forfar Official web siteAvailable for weddings, corporate events, golf and accommodation.
Invercauld Castle Near Braemar & Balmoral
in Aberdeenshire
Accommodation for 20 (fully staffed and catered).
Available for Weddings.
Inverlochy Castle Near Fort William Official web site
Kelburn Castle Fairlie, Ayrshire Kelburncastle.com
Accommodation and weddings.
Kellie Castle Pittenweem, Fife Details from the National Trust of Scotland which owns the castle.
Garden and grounds open all year. Castle open daily April – October. Telephone 01333 720 271.
Weddings available.
Kilconquhar Castle Elie, Fife Kilconquhar Castle Estate – accommodation, timeshares, weddings, conferences, banqueting and private functions.
Kildrummy Castle Alford, Aberdeenshire Hotel
Lennoxlove House East Lothian Official web site
Available for weddings.
Castle Leod Near Strathpeffer Weddings organised by Highland Wedding Bells. No accommodation.
Tower of Lethendy Meikleour, Perthshire for accommodation for 14, fully staffed and catered.
Mellerstain House Scottish Borders Official web site
Available for weddings.
Melville Castle Near Edinburgh Official web siteWeddings can be arranged here byHighland Country Weddings
Minard Castle Argyll Official web site
Weddings, B&B and self catering accommodation available.
Murthly Castle Perthshire Murthly Castle & Chapel – available for weddings
Myres Castle Auchtermuchty, Fife Accommodation & weddings
Skibo Castle Dornoch The Carnegie Club
Venue for Madonna’s wedding in December 2000.
The gardens are open once a year usually for an afternoon in August by kind permission of Mr. and Mrs. de Savary
Stirling Castle Stirling Owned by Historic ScotlandWeddings can be arranged byHighland Country Weddings
Castle Stuart Near Inverness B&B accommodation
Sundrum Castle Near Ayr Self-catering accommodation
Thirlestane Castle Lauder, Berwickshire Official site
Available for weddings.
Threave Castle Kirkcudbrightshire Weddings at Threave House and Gardens.
Torosay Castle Isle of Mull Weddings can be arranged here
Traquair House Peebleshire B&B and weddings.
Official site
Tulloch Castle Dingwall, near Inverness Official web site – hotel accommodation.

Urquhart Castle

Loch Ness, near Inverness Available for Weddings.



Peebles, Borders Visit the official web site
4 Star Hotel with 12 rooms.
Suitable for weddings.
23 miles from Edinburgh.