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UK Wedding Venues

From trysts in turrets to loch-side love... Weddings every bit as original as you are

Unique celebrations tailored to your individuality. From castle turrets to serene loch-sides, we offer settings as distinct as your personal love story.

Our venues break the mould of traditional weddings. Envision exchanging vows in a Scottish castle's turret, where history and your new chapter merge. Consider a unique twist with your wedding rings delivered by snowy owls, or opt for a private ceremony beside a tranquil loch, creating a moment meant just for the two of you. Our Cotswolds farmhouse is ideal for a laid-back, festival-style reception, while our suites, complete with spacious copper tubs, promise a luxurious end to your day.

We're dedicated to offering venues that span from the picturesque Cotswolds to Scotland's northernmost towns, and even the enchanting Orkney Islands.

Original weddings extend beyond just locations. We work closely with you to tailor every aspect of your day to suit your tastes and preferences. From floral designs that complement the natural surroundings to personalized menus prepared by skilled chefs, your wedding will reflect your unique journey together.

With a commitment to quality and a flair for creating memorable events, we're here to ensure your wedding is flawlessly suited to you. Join us across our extraordinary locations, from the Cotswolds to the remote Orkney Islands, for the start of your journey together.

Widbrook Grange



The Original Scottish fairytale castle

For when you have found that special person in life, the one that you want to hold onto, there’s Auchen Castle. Hidden in the Moffat hills, in the heart of Robert Burns country, turrets, gilded staircases and fairytale gardens await you at this very special wedding venue. Unique in every way, the castle is where love stories come to life – whether your story starts with a runaway tryst for two in a castle turret, an intimate candlelit affair for your nearest and dearest, or a grand castle takeover, Auchen is the jewel in our wedding tiara and the home of romance.
  • Weddings for 2-122.
  • Indoor and outdoor ceremonies.
  • 34 acres of private gardens.
  • 30 minutes north of Gretna Green, 60 minutes from Glasgow and Edinburgh, close to air and rail transport links.
  • Turret ceremony room for intimate weddings.
  • 26 boutique bedrooms.
  • Scottish piper and 'Ring on a Wing' owl ring delivery available.
  • Dog-friendly wedding venue.
Widbrook Grange



The Original farmhouse in the Cotswolds, near Bath

"Interiors that revel" – The Telegraph. Widbrook Grange is a relaxed Georgian farmhouse wedding venue on the cusp of the beautiful Cotswolds. Your special 'I do' can be whispered in the unforgettable surroundings of a rustic converted barn, or in the romantic gardens that surround the farmhouse. If you dream of an intimate wedding on a private country estate, with the support of an exceptional team to help bring your wedding dreams to life, Widbrook Grange is a match made in heaven.

  • Weddings for 2-60 (80 dancing).
  • Indoor and outdoor ceremonies.
  • 11 acres of gardens with garden games.
  • 20 minutes from Bath and a couple of hours from the bright lights of London.
  • 19 boutique bedrooms, bridal suite with four-poster.
  • Gin Bar with 165+ gins.
  • Award-winning dog-friendly credentials.
The Elephant Hotel



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The Original boutique hotel in Berkshire

Perfectly at home in prestigious Berkshire - AKA the UK's ‘Royal County’ - The Elephant Hotel is a rich tapestry of fun, mischief, and quirky handcrafted furnishings. Weddings at The Elephant offer a heady mix of quirky interiors, light-filled spaces, log fires, cosy lounges, and a huge collection of gins. Explore further, and you'll discover secret gardens; available for outdoor wedding ceremonies and celebrations, these pretty grounds offer a relaxed, joyful and unique setting for a special "I do" moment.

  • Weddings for 2-170 (180 dancing).
  • Indoor and outdoor ceremonies.
  • Private gardens.
  • 22 boutique bedrooms.
  • Bar with 60+ craft gins.
  • Dog-friendly wedding venue.
Melville Castle



The Original castle hotel in Edinburgh

Say a royal "I do" at one of Scotland's finest romantic castles. Hidden in a 54 acre estate, Melville Castle is within a heartbeat of historical Edinburgh. Jaw-droppingly beautiful, make your way up the sweeping driveway, enjoy the riverside views, wander through the manicured gardens and fall in love with this elegant castle wedding venue. Historic visitors to this lovingly-refurbished castle include George IV, Sir Walter Scott and Queen Victoria. Will you be next to host a Bridgerton-worthy celebration beneath the turrets?

  • Weddings for 2-150.
  • Indoor and outdoor ceremonies.
  • 54 acre estate on the River Esk.
  • Just 5 miles from central Edinburgh, close to air and rail transport links.
  • Scottish piper and 'Ring on a Wing' owl ring delivery available.
  • 33 boutique bedrooms.
  • Choice of four-poster Bridal Suite.
  • Dog-friendly wedding venue.
Shieldaig Lodge



The Original Highland retreat

Perhaps the most intimate venue in the collection, weddings at Shieldaig Lodge promise to be a truly heart-stoppingly beautiful celebration of your love. The Victorian lodge sits unassumingly on the banks of the soul-stirring Shieldaig Bay, where the gorgeous waterside views are a perfect backdrop to your love story, or indeed, your "I do" moment. Elope for a wedding just for two, or host an exclusive event for your nearest and dearest. Dream-up a whimsical and magical celebration with 'Ring on a Wing' owl ring delivery, traditional Scottish piping, and 'I love yous' whispered in a sumptuous suite with views of the loch.

  • Weddings for 2-30.
  • Indoor and lochside ceremonies.
  • 26,000 acre private estate.
  • Scottish piper and 'Ring on a Wing' owl ring delivery available.
  • Over 250 whiskies.
  • 12 boutique bedrooms.
  • Elopement wedding packages available.
  • Dog-friendly wedding venue.
Forss House Hotel



The Original Highland Lodge on a waterfall

Set in 20 acres of magical woodland, on a loop of the gently meandering River Forss, this lovingly refurbished country house hotel is as warm as it is romantic. Here, the food of love is the focus. Home to the only 2AA Rosette restaurant in Caithness, Forss House Hotel has got to be the foodie's choice of wedding venue. Its award-winning chef can design the menu of your dreams, with all the tastes you love. Have a secret 'I do' just for two, or a candlelit supper for up to 26 guests. As the night comes to a close, climb the winding stairs, lock yourself away in our gorgeous bridal suite and take a candlelit dip in the giant copper tub, designed for two.

  • Weddings for 2-26.
  • Indoor, garden and riverside ceremonies.
  • 20 acre estate on the River Forss.
  • 2AA Rosette restaurant.
  • 14 boutique bedrooms.
  • Bridal Suite with copper tub for two.
  • Dog-friendly wedding venue.
Kirkwall Hotel



The Original Orcadian hotel on the harbour

With hundreds of miles of coastline, beautiful beaches and jaw-droppingly gorgeous views from every angle, enchanting Orkney beckons! Step in from the bustling harbourside, through the grand revolving doors, and be welcomed with the warmest Orcadian hospitality. The Kirkwall Hotel is at the heart of the community, making it a vibrant backdrop for your celebrations. Design your day and start with a dram of Highland Park - there's a choice of over 100 Highland Park whiskies behind the bar! Gather all your nearest and dearest for a sparkling wedding supper, brimming with Orcadian delights.

  • Weddings for 2-75 (110 dancing).
  • Close to St Magnus Cathedral, Peedie Kirk and also the civil marriage hall.
  • Harbourside views.
  • 100+ whiskies & 70+ craft gins!
  • 37 boutique bedrooms.
  • Dog-friendly wedding venue.

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