Nestled within 54 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and woodland, Melville Castle wedding venue offers a stunning fairytale countryside setting just 6 miles from the city centre of Edinburgh. This 4 star country house hotel is a grand gothic castle originally built in 1791 and is a family run hotel hosting wedding of all shapes and sizes, big and small.
Ceremonies can be held in The Ballroom, a magnificent room with high ceilings and sweeping views of the parkland, river and woodland accommodating up to 90 guests.
The Viscount Room, a stunning space with gilded ceiling and traditional décor can hold 60 guests for your wedding breakfast.
The more intimate Arniston Room with elegant windows overlooking the park, river and woodland is ideal for pre or post ceremony drinks.
The Pavillion Marquee is situated on the east lawn, adjacent to the castle and provides the perfect location for larger ceremonies, wedding breakfasts of up to 150 guests and evening receptions of up to 200 guests.
Melville castle can be your very own castle for the day where the doors are closed and only you and your guests will have the use of the castle and estate grounds on your wedding day. The exclusive use price is an extra £3000 for weddings taking place Sunday – Friday and an extra £4000 for weddings taking place on a Saturday.
Venue hire costs start from £1,000 for mid-week winter weddings and up to £3500 for Saturday weddings in the summer. Venue hire includes:
Melville Castle has 33 bedrooms and suites, ranging from classic doubles to grand four poster suites.