Scottish Borders

Aikwood Tower

Aikwood tower

Totally private and almost 500 years old, Aikwood Tower, nestled in the heart of the Ettrick Valley in the Scottish Borders is steeped in history and romance. Bursting with character and authentic medieval castle charm, it is a perfect marriage of ancient and modern – making it the ideal venue if you’re looking for a unique, intimate Scottish castle wedding or a luxury get-away.

No two events are the same at Aikwood Tower and so central to the planning process is close collaboration with every party to bring their ideas to life. The rustic building, natural stonework and picturesque gardens really are a blank canvas that allows everyone to create the event style and atmosphere that’s just perfect for them. 

Available on an exclusive hire basis (Friday to Monday for weekends, Friday to Friday for weeks, or two nights minimum during the week), it is suitable for events with up to 70 guests.

Wedderburn Castle and Barns


Inside and Outside space

The Dining Room: Maximum 80 sit down dinner

The Provender Barn: Maximum 150 sit down dinner

Wedderburn Castle and Barns are set in stunning grounds in the Scottish Borders, The Barns are set around a courtyard in a picturesque Georgian stable block. Your reception can be held outdoors in the beautiful castle grounds, or of course indoors throughout the elegant reception rooms. The Wedderburn Barns are an atmospheric party venue that is perfect for rustic barn wedding parties, birthdays and anniversaries, corporate events, or any type of celebration.

Ferniehirst Castle


Ferniehirst Castle lies two miles south of Jedburgh in the picturesque Scottish Borders. The owners of this beautifully restored stronghold are pleased to be able to offer accommodation to parties of guests in newly refurbished rooms.

The Grand Hall is the perfect venue for dinners and other functions. Its large stone fireplaces, iron candelabra and family portraits set the tone for a unique dining experience. Oozing charm, steeped in history, grand yet homely, Ferniehirst Castle is a veritable gem. If you a looking for something a little bit different, you may just have stumbled upon it.