This 19th century baronial mansion is surrounded by 30 acres of beautiful countryside whilst being only 3 miles from Aberdeen’s city centre. Turrets and spires rise up from the building’s fantastic castle like exterior creating a fairytale setting and perfect backdrop for a dream wedding. The interior of the hotel has merged its original features of the ornate staircase and stained glass windows with modern, bold tartan colours to celebrate its Scottish heritage and background.
Ardoe house has 4 suites for hosting weddings, the largest being the Ballroom which can hold up to 450 dining guests. The Ogston, Crathes and Craigevar suites and the cosy, intimate Drawing Room comfortably accommodate 50-250 guests. The hotel has a civil ceremony license and can perform your wedding ceremony in any of the 4 suites inside the hotel or if you prefer, wedding ceremonies can take place outdoors on the lawn with the beautiful backdrop of the landscaped gardens. The venue can offer exclusive use of the hotel and grounds on your wedding day for a fee and means you and your wedding guests will have sole use of the hotel and grounds during your special day.
Each wedding is overseen by an event manager who’ll be at hand to ensure every detail goes to plan on the day. The staff at Ardoe House are happy to cater for the wishes of the bride and groom and create a wedding day that surpasses all their hopes and dreams but also offer 3 amazing wedding packages to make the run up to the big day a walk in the park. The wedding packages are inclusive of wedding meal, drinks throughout the day, wedding stationery, table linen, red carpet arrival, canapes and evening buffet as well as overnight accommodation for the happy couple on their wedding night. Menu tasting is available to help the bride and groom decide on their wedding menu and will be taken care of by the award-winning chefs who’ll provide several dishes for sampling.
Ardoe house is a 4 star hotel boasting 120 bedrooms with newly refurbished classic rooms, privilege rooms and suites and all having stunning views of the surrounding countryside. Preferential rates are available for wedding guests on the night of the wedding.
The venue has an on-site spa offering massages, facials, full body scrubs and wraps as well as waxing, manicures and pedicures. The leisure club has the following facilities: