Pink Weddings Magazine Autumn/Winter 2016 - Page 45

Venues Breathtaking backdrop You’ve found the perfect partner, now let Melville Castle provide a spectacular backdrop for the wedding day you have always dreamed of. Dating back to 1786, Melville Castle is an immaculately restored castellated mansion with interiors that fuse a modern eclecticism with a classical sensibility. Nestled within 54 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and woodland on t he banks of the river Esk, Melville Castle provides stunning views and the most beautiful backdrop for photographs. The award-winning team will welcome you to the castle and turn your big day dreams into reality. The castle has played host to weddings of all shapes and sizes, from the grandest of society weddings for up to 200 guests, to smaller, much more intimate affairs for just the all- important two. Whatever your requirements, Melville Castle has all of the ingredients (notably outstanding hospitality with unsurpassed attention to detail) to create a truly memorable occasion. www.melvillecastle.com Scottish splendour Head north of the border for the wedding of your dreams… You can take your vows and have your celebration all under one roof. West End pearl Make all your wedding dreams come true at Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor. From picking the rings to saying ‘I do’, you want every moment to be perfect. Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor provides a wonderful setting and stunning backdrop for memories that will last a lifetime. The outstanding West End location is perfectly complemented by exceptional service from attentive staff who can assist with the organisation of all aspects of your day including bands, cars, flowers and room decoration, and your Hilton wedding advisor will also provide you with ideas and information on menus and drinks packages. The Grosvenor Suite offers plenty of space for your guests to dance the night away while enjoying their own private bar. The stunning Botanic Suite has fantastic views of the Botanic Gardens, and for smaller, more personal gatherings, the elegant Kibble and Kelvin suites are ideal. www.hilton.com Happy ever after Congratulations on finding the partner of your dreams – now it’s time to choose the venue for your wedding. Mercure have the people, the spaces – a choice of five locations throughout Scotland – and all the little extra touches to ensure you both have the best day of your lives! Mercure Inverness in the Highlands has a newly refurbished event room and beautiful views over the River Ness. For a city-centre location, Mercure Glasgow City is ideally placed beside the cosmopolitan Merchant City. On the West Coast, Mercure Ayr has picturesque views of the Isle of Arran. For a venue with a difference, Mercure Perth is based around an original 15th Century watermill and has retained traditional medieval features and idyllic outdoor space. Mercure Livingston, just outside Edinburgh, has a romantic pagoda and outside grounds. All venues are suitable for ceremonies, full day weddings and evening receptions as well as all-inclusive packages. www.jupiterhotels.co.uk pink weddings magazine » 45