A UNIQUE CASTLE VENUE

Your Special Day

Between Thirlestane Castle’s historic rooms and beautiful grounds, your wedding will be a vision of picture-perfect luxury. We understand that every couple is different – bring your vision to us and we’ll transform it into your dream wedding.

“We would just like to say thank you to you and the staff at the castle for making Saturday such a special day for our family, everyone was extremely friendly and courteous. It is a stunning setting and the weather was great.” 

– TELFER/GREEN WEDDING, JULY 2021.

YOURS AND ONLY YOURS

Exclusive Use

Imagine having a 16th Century Castle on the Scottish Borders all to yourself! Upon request, we can ensure that you have exclusive use of the State Rooms, accommodation and the castle’s grounds for you and your guests to enjoy the festivities in private. 

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INTIMACY IN A GRAND SETTING

Elopements

Thirlestane Castle and its grounds is the perfect, romantic location for an elopement, or small, intimate wedding. You’ll experience the same grandeur as any of our larger celebrations and your special day can be completely personalised based on your taste.

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AN AUTHENTIC SCOTTISH EXPERIENCE

Destination Wedding

Experience the charm and history of this unique Scottish wedding venue, set in the Borders of Scotland. For those joining us for an extended stay, we can arrange an array of pre and post-wedding activities, to create an exciting itinerary. If you’re visiting us from a far away land, our team can help organise all the elements of planning a destination wedding.

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Breathtaking Settings

Adding the wow factor

Award-Winning Caterers

Our expert team of caterers will work with you to create your ideal menu and cater for all dietary requirements.

Activities & Experiences

Staying for a few days? Keep your guests entertained with exciting experiences, including a welcome soiree, brunch, tours of Edinburgh, highland games and whisky tasting. 

Finishing Touches

From flowers and decorations to furniture and musicians, we have the relationships with the people who can add the finishing touches to your special day.

Love stories at Thirlestane

Kamilla & Ilya

Thirlestane Castle was the chosen venue for an intimate elopement ceremony between Ilya and Kamilla, an adorable couple who worked tirelessly to get here amidst Covid-19 setbacks.

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Gracie & Daniel

Thirlestane Castle was the perfect venue for this couples grand vision which spanned over three days. Love Story coming soon…

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