Wedding couple in the grounds of Melville Castle


Where fairytales come true


A royal 'I do' at one of Scotland's finest romantic castles.

Whether you're planning an extravagant castle wedding or a secret elopement just for two, capture memories in our magical location. Enchanting ballrooms, manicured gardens, a contemporary marquee and luxury rooms all mesh together to create the perfect backdrop for any celebration.

Capture memories in our magical location. 

Just as we recognise the importance of an enchanting fairytale location, it goes without saying that food is one of the most memorable elements of a wedding, so it’s important to get it right. You and your guests are in very safe hands at Melville Castle. There is something for everyone, from melt-in-the-mouth canapés and gourmet wedding breakfasts to tantalising and moreish midnight snacks. All our food is made using the freshest local ingredients and can be tailored to reflect your taste.

Wedding highlights

  • A statement castle steeped in history, walk in the footsteps of Kings & Queens
  • 54 acres of beautiful grounds and woodland
  • Dining for up to 60 guests, dancing for 80
  • Elopements for just two to exclusive opulent banquets for 150 (exclusive use only)
  • Elegant cuisine with a gastro twist
  • 33 unique castle bedrooms
  • Choice of two bridal suites

Whatever your castle wedding dreams may be, our team is on hand to orchestrate your special day. However you dare to dream for an unforgettable castle weddings, we'd love to hear from you.


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Married couple in wedding outfits at the entrance to the castle

Intimate Weddings

Small, perfectly formed weddings at the Castle.

Wedding room at Melville Castle with owl

Exclusive Use Weddings

Our private estate, all yours for your celebration - however you want it!

Exterior of Melville Castle near Edinburgh

Real Wedding Gallery

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Melville Castle

Gilmerton Road
EH18 1AP
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