Featured Venue: Thirlestane Castle

If you are looking for a grand venue in the Scottish Borders, this 16th century castle is one of the oldest and finest castles in Scotland. Just 35 minutes from Edinburgh, Thirlestane Castle is set in peaceful parkland with the River Lauder flowing through.

Thirlestane Castle Scottish wedding venue: castle weddings and marquee weddings

The castle itself is available for wedding ceremonies, receptions and events from April to October, and marquee weddings and parties can be held in the castle grounds all year round. So whether you would like a fine dining experience for up to 60 guests in the State Dining Room,  a canapé party for 100 guests in the State Drawing Room,  or a wedding spectacular for 500 guests in a marquee in the castle grounds, Thirlestane Castle has plenty of special options available for you.

Thirlestane Castle

Thirlestane Castle library

Ginger Snap can provide bespoke menus, tailored to your exact tastes and preferences for any events at Thirlestane Castle; whether you would like a delicious canapé party, exceptional corporate dinner, intimate fine dining experience or an outstanding wedding meal, we can ensure that your event is completely unforgettable.

Spring Menu Suggestions

Venison with butternut squash, potato fondant, kale and jus

Vanilla Panna Cotta with Strawberry Jelly, Black Pepper Shortbread, Strawberries and Mint

We can also help with wedding styling and event design in the castle or marquee, so that you can add your personal touch to every element of the day!

Marquee wedding with subtle pastel colours and flower centre pieces

Beautiful marquee wedding with hessian table runners

Marquee wedding in Dunning, Scotland, with black brentwood chairs, tall ferns and sweet pea tin can vases

Marquee wedding in Scotland

If you would like to find out more about Ginger Snap’s bespoke menus for your event at Thirlestane Castle, or any other venues across Scotland then just get in touch!


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