Auchen Castle

from £550
Jewel of the Scottish Borders, in the heart of Robert Burns country, this fairytale Scottish castle sits within 34 acres of private gardens, surrounded by the rolling moorlands of beautiful Dumfries and Galloway.
from £550 to £16,495

Packages start from the ‘ceremony only’, perfect for elopements at the castle, and go all the way up to the ‘all taken care of’ package.

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Need To Know
  • Ceremony Capacity : 120
  • Dinner Capacity : 120
  • Standing Capacity : 150
  • Licensed For Marriage : Yes
  • Catering : In-house
  • Bar : In-house
  • Accommodation : 26 bedrooms
  • Child Friendly : Yes
  • Pets Welcome : Yes
  • Licensed Until : 1am
  • Exclusivity : Yes
  • Disabled Facilities : Yes
Contact Details
Auchen Castle
Dumfries & Galloway

The Setting

Across the Scottish Border, just 30 minutes north of Gretna Green and only an hour from Glasgow and Edinburgh, Auchen is a fairytale Scottish castle wedding venue. Beautifully crafted, every single wedding at Auchen Castle is original and unique.

Hidden in the Moffat hills, in the heart of Robert Burns country, turrets, gilded staircases and fairytale gardens await you at this very special wedding venue.

The Vibe

Auchen Castle offers you Exclusive use of the castle, a perfect setting to gather all the people you hold dear to celebrate your love in the most enchanting way, or say an “I do” just for two.

Whisper sweet nothings, toast the whirlwind that is your wedding day, bed down beneath the spires and turrets… this is just the start of your next chapter.

At Auchen Castle you can plan your day, your way and create special memories that will last a lifetime. Whatever your personal style, the timeless accommodation, picturesque gardens and stunning interiors will set the scene for a wedding to remember. Grand or intimate, indoor or out – and whether you are planning from afar or have all the special details in mind, the passionate team are there to take your love story to life.

When you host your wedding at Auchen Castle you are invited to truly personalise your day – creating a unique and original celebration. Their wedding planners are on-hand to assist, and your wedding can be organised from a distance if required. Ring on a Wing, show-stopping floral designs, beautifully crafted cakes, Scottish piping, bespoke tableware and fireworks are all possible.

‘All Taken Care Of’ and seasonally-inspired wedding packages are available. With exclusive use, the castle is yours to dress as you wish.

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