Wedding Venues in Aberdeenshire

Wedding venues in Scotland

If you are looking for awesome wedding venues in Aberdeenshire, look no further! From enchanting castles to beautiful lodges with stunning views – there is plenty to choose from. Aberdeen has a wealth of traditional and alternative wedding venues that will wow your guests on your special day. 

Information about Aberdeenshire 

Wedding Venues in Aberdeenshire

Located on the northeast coast of Scotland, Aberdeenshire is the area in and around Aberdeen city and stretches from Banff by the coast in the north to St Cyrus National Nature Reserve in the east. Aberdeenshire features beautiful coastlines, seaside towns, cliffs, rolling hills, farmland and mountains. With more per acre than anywhere else in the UK, it is little wonder Aberdeenshire is known as Scotland’s Castle Country. This also makes it a beautiful location to say “I do.” 

Awesome Wedding Venues in Aberdeenshire 

Below are just a few amazing locations where you can tie the knot in the beautiful region of Aberdeenshire. 

Logie Country House 

Elphinstone Estate, A96, Pitcaple, Inverurie AB51 5EE 

Logie Country House has been voted the Best Scottish Aberdeenshire Wedding Venue. This 17-bedroom private country house wedding venue is set in 130 acres of Aberdeenshire countryside in the Royal Burgh of Inverurie. The venue has an indoor swimming pool, a cinema room, two outside hot tubs and a courtyard. They also have a large wedding ballroom for up to 180 wedding guests. There is even a private island! What’s not to love? 

Please visit their website for further details 

Drumtochty Castle

Auchenblae, Laurencekirk AB30 1TP 

Immerse yourself in the magic of Drumtochty castle, with its breathtaking views. Just a short walk down to the castle gates takes you to the beautiful church of St Palladius. Steeped in history, this fairytale church is nestled in the glen of Drumtochty. St Palladius church has stained-glass windows and oak pews, which can seat up to 120 guests. The Gold Room or Ballroom make for a stunning backdrop to exchange your vows. Or, if you want to make use of the impressive castle grounds, the marriage can be held outside, either in the castle gardens or by the lake. 

Please visit their website for further details

Glen Tanar Ballroom

Glen Tanar Estate, Aboyne AB34 5EU 

Widely regarded as one of Scotland’s finest wedding venues, the Victorian Ballroom at Glen Tanar has hosted celebrations for over 100 years. From its vaulted ceiling adorned with over 700 antlers to its oak floors, the Ballroom is both atmospheric and spacious. From dining to dancing, you and your guests will have exclusive use of this venue. The Ballroom boasts a roaring open fire, a grand piano and excellent acoustics, while the lawns outside are a great space for drinks, receptions and garden games. 

Please visit their website for further details 

Cluny Castle

Sauchen, Aberdeenshire, AB51 7RT 

Nestled in acres of wooded parkland and completely hidden from view, Cluny Castle is a hidden gem dating back to the 14th century. This venue offers you and your guests a wonderfully secluded and romantic setting to exclusively celebrate your ‘special day’. The unique Chapel, complete with stunningly beautiful stained glass windows, dark oak pews and seating for up to 100 guests, creates the most romantic atmosphere and truly magical setting to exchange your vows. 

Please visit their website for further details 

Raemoir House

Banchory AB31 4ED 

Whether you dream of a grand fairytale ceremony or a smaller wedding, Raemoir House can hold 120. Otherwise, the Marquee, connected to the house by a weatherproof link, is available. Between the house and the 14 acres of grounds, there are cosy nooks and wide open spaces; there’s even a Woodland Cathedral which allows that real rustic touch to it all. There is the Grand Ballroom, the spacious Marquee, and the Woodland Cathedral under the Giant Fir or on top of the Hill of Fare. Where does your imagination take you….. 

Please visit their website for further details 

Banchory Lodge Hotel

Dee St, Banchory AB31 5HS

Set in the heart of Royal Deeside, Banchory Lodge Hotel is in a relaxed setting. At The Lodge, they are licensed to hold religious, humanist, and civil ceremonies and partnerships. All weddings are unique, and you want to treat your guests to a selection of culinary delights; your guests enjoy drinks and canapes from the Fox Box bar in the most beautiful setting on the lawns whilst you sneak off for photos along the River Dee. 

Please visit their website for further details 

Ardoe House Hotel & Spa 

N Deeside Rd, Aberdeen AB12 5YP 

Located on 30 acres of grounds, the 19th-century baronial mansion of Ardoe House Hotel & Spa is the perfect destination. It offers all you need for your big day, combining traditional Scottish hospitality and contemporary luxury. Whether you celebrate within the impressive walls or on the lawns, the setting is sure to be perfect. The hotel is licensed to hold civil ceremonies in several elegant function suites, each individually decorated with charm and character. 

Please visit their website for further details 


Huntly AB54 4XJ 

This secluded fortified house has magical gardens and a canvas Victorian barn on the edge of the Grampian Highlands. They have created an unusual wedding venue suitable for both sumptuous wedding receptions and intimate ones. The venue consists of a spacious, adaptable blank canvas barn and surrounding grounds. The barn has a series of interconnecting rooms with its fireplace room at the centre. The barn boasts all the features of a country house wedding venue, along with the scale and versatility to enable you to create a unique wedding day. 

Please visit their website for further details 

Innes House 

Elgin IV30 8NG 

Innes is a private family home in the North of Scotland. The house sits just above the spectacular mountains of Cairngorm National Park, west of the Spey Valley with its famous malt distilleries and close to the beaches of Moray. Ceremonies can take place in the tranquil walled garden or one of their wonderful reception rooms.

After the ceremony, the grounds are free for your guests to discover in their own time before your wedding breakfast is served in the marquee, which covers the walled garden and fountain adjoining the ballroom. 

Please visit their website for further details 

Mar Lodge Estate

Braemar, Ballater AB35 5YJ 

Set amid magnificent Scottish countryside in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, Mar Lodge Estate is surrounded by forests, glens, rivers and rugged peaks. Originally built as a Victorian hunting lodge for the Duke and Duchess of Fife in 1895, Mar Lodge is an idyllic setting for Highland weddings. With luxury self-catering and bunkhouse accommodation within the Lodge, your family and guests are guaranteed an unforgettable experience. Mar Lodge Estate also offers a wide range of outdoor activities and pursuits, including ranger-led walks, early bird safaris, clay pigeon shooting and archery. 

Please visit their website for further details 


As you can see, there are plenty of awesome wedding venues in Aberdeenshire. We have barely scratched the surface. If you have had an awesome wedding in Aberdeenshire, feel free to leave a comment.

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