When looking for the best wedding venues in Fife, the options really are endless.
From award-winning hotels, spectacular country estates and oh-so-stylish blank canvas barn venues, the Kingdom of Fife ticks all the boxes.
Is your Fife wedding venue on the 2019 list?
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Balbirnie House Hotel
Surrounded by acres of beautifully manicured grounds, the picturesque and multi award-winning Balbirnie House Hotel in Markinch, Fife, is a lovely romantic getaway for couples looking to escape to the country for their wedding day. The spectacular venue has even been named ‘The World’s Best Destination Wedding Retreat’ at the Haute Grandeur global awards!
The house’s furnishings are as elegant as they are plush, giving the venue an incredibly luxurious ambiance. You can tie the knot in the historic Long Gallery, an opulent and spacious room that dates back to the house’s original construction in 1777.
Balbirnie House Hotel have even launched their own candle called ‘1777’, a fantastic and romantic way to capture your wedding day scent and relive happy memories anytime you light it in your own home!
Best Western Keavil House Hotel
Keavil House Hotel, a beautiful 18th century country house, with an excellent reputation for high quality weddings.
One of Fife’s most glamorous venues, with landscaped gardens and elegant interiors, blending classical and contemporary styles.
The hotel is situated in 12 acres of extensive landscaped gardens which provide the perfect location for wedding photography and reception drinks on the lawns. The historic 18th century country house with its elegant interior, blending classical and contemporary styles, sets the scene for a truly memorable day.
This warm, cosy venue draped in sparkling fairy lights and lit with flickering candles will sweep you off your feet with its romantic ambience.
Situated in St Andrews, you can exchange vows outside overlooking the town’s gorgeous coastline or inside the atmospheric stonewalled byre surrounded by your nearest and dearest.
The Byre is an exclusive use blank canvas venue, allowing you to create a completely bespoke wedding day that you can enjoy with up to 200 guests.
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Myres Castle, winner of Best UK Wedding Venue in the Hudson UK Heritage Awards 2018, is a whimsical and romantic wedding venue situated near the village of Auchtermuchty.
The best of both worlds, you can have the stunning castle for up to 24 guests throughout your stay, and celebrate your wedding in the rustically charming Barnquee.
The Barnquee is situated in a lovely woodland setting, with twinkling lights hanging from the trees and fire pits outside (as well as a wood fired pizza oven!) to further add to the magical atmosphere.
Five-star Pitcairlie House is a sweetly romantic wedding venue surrounded by reams of wholesome Scottish countryside near the seaside town of St Andrews.
You can hold your nuptials in the grand drawing room or, if you would like something a little more relaxed, you can say ‘I do’ around the lake or on the lawn in front of the house, a beautiful setting by the copper beech tree.
Perfect for intimate boutique weddings of up to 60 guests, Pitcairlie’s wedding package is based on a two night stay for you and your guests, with luxury accommodation for up to 33 in the main house, four apartments and on-site cottage. The ideal setting for couples looking for a weekend or week long celebration!
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Even though Tullibole Castle is a beautiful and stately Scottish mansion nestled in the Perthshire countryside, it has a relaxed, easy going atmosphere that will make you never want to leave.
And for the weekend of your wedding, you won’t have to. Exclusively yours over three days, you can prepare for your wedding on the Friday, have your special day on the Saturday, and chill out on the Sunday with a BBQ or even a round of lawn games!
You are also spoiled for choice when it comes to choosing a spot for your wedding ceremony. You can exchange vows in the castle itself, or have a more laid back ceremony in the recently refurbished rustic-luxe Carriage House. If you fancy an outdoor ceremony, you can say your ‘I dos’ beneath the achingly romantic Cathedral Tree, or tie the knot down by the water!
Upper and Lower College Halls, University of St Andrews
If you are looking for a romantic, unique venue set in beautiful surroundings in the town centre of St Andrews, Upper and Lower College Halls are the perfect venue for your special day.
Having hosted spectacular wedding ceremonies and receptions for couples from all around the word for many years, the experienced events team will be on hand to take you through every step of the way, ensuring that your day is everything you imagine it to be.
The venue’s brand new wedding package for 2019 is the best offer the Upper and Lower College Halls has seen so far so head along, have a look around and chat to the team about how they can bring the wedding of your dreams to life.
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Balmule House is a gorgeously decorated mansion house that can be your home away from home during your wedding celebrations. You can either have your ceremony inside the house or in a marquee on Balmule House’s lovely grounds.
Visit Balmule House’s website
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A truly quintessential Scottish castle, this iconic building has passed through 19 generations of the Stewart and Murray families. It is steeped in centuries of Scottish history, which you can see throughout in its décor and architecture.
Visit Blair Castle’s website
Byre at Inchyra
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The Byre at Inchyra is a beautifully restored barn nestled in 150 acres of private Perthshire parkland. There’s plenty of options on how to use the space, with touches like The Stable Room, a chapel-like separate room within the Byre, perfect for intimate ceremonies.
Cambo Country House + Estate
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A sprawling estate that offers couples tons of choice for their big day, this is a truly unique and versatile wedding venue. Tie the knot in the Party Woodland, on the beach, or inside the fabulous Cambo House.
Comrie Croft offers a unique relaxed DIY wedding venue with its farmstead accommodation for 74, a rustic barn and courtyard giving plenty of space for your guests.
Visit Comrie Croft’s website
Fairmont St Andrews
Recently refurbished, Fairmont St Andrews is an ultra-luxe 520-acre resort that sits on a cliff overlooking the North Sea and the beautiful town of St Andrews.
A dreamy turreted castle perfect for the fairytale wedding of your dreams, Fernie Castle is perfect for couples looking for a truly romantic wedding venue. You can take up in the bridal suite inside one of the castle’s tower, or even stay the night in the venue’s amazing tree house!
Visit Fernie Castle’s website
Ideally located between Dundee and Perth, Fingask Castle sits in a sprawling estate of over 200 acres with the most beautiful of gardens and lush woodland.
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Forgan’s St Andrews
A cool, relaxed wedding venue ideal for couples looking for a laid back party feel to their wedding day, Forgan’s St Andrews is a charming bothy in the centre of town.
Lindores Abbey Distillery
An exclusive use venue with a 500-year history, Lindores Abbey Distillery near Newburgh in Fife is the birthplace of Scotch whisky. With plenty of charm, character and style, it’s perfect for couples who love a wee dram.
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Pratis Barns is one of Fife’s finest examples of a traditional covered cattle court, built in the late 1700’s and Grade B listed. The 6-bay barns form the heart of the venue with endless options of spaces to style as your own.
Visit Pratis Barns’ website
Rufflets St Andrews
Rufflets St Andrews is a gorgeous hotel encased in breathtaking ivy. With stunning gardens and grounds, you’ll be sure to have amazing wedding photographs.
The Cow Shed Crail
A picturesque blank canvas wedding venue on the outskirts of a beautiful fishing village, this a great venue for couples looking for countryside charm.
Kilrie Granary’s beautiful location, spacious grounds and two dedicated event rooms make it ideal for your wedding. There’s even space for a large marquee or teepee for larger celebrations.
Visit Kilrie Granary’s website
Choose your own decor and suppliers at this gorgeous converted barn venue. Best of all? They don’t charge corkage. Cheers!
Visit The Rhynd’s website
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Windmill Barn is a lovely barn wedding venue with large windows that allow for plenty of natural light. Modern and cool, your guests will be super impressed when they rock up for your wedding day.
Visit Windmill Barn’s website