Top 10 Wedding Venues In Glasgow
Further to our incredibly popular blog post on the top 10 wedding venues in Edinburgh, we have now come west to write about the top 10 wedding venues in Glasgow, the home to 2500 weddings every year. That’s less than Edinburgh’s 2900. I know, I was shocked too!
But anyway, which wedding venues in Glasgow were our favourites?
10. Fifteen Ninety Nine
Fifteen Ninety Nine is a bit of a hidden jewel within Glasgow, a slice of Victorian elegance hidden away in the heart of the City. They offer a collection of unique rooms and function suites for your special day. Immersed in regal history, each individually styled room offers a variety of choices for your wedding. A distinguished option for anyone looking for a Victorian City themed wedding!
9. Glasgow Pond Hotel
Set in an idyllic and charming setting, the Glasgow Pond Hotel has the facilities to suit weddings of any size, whether your guests are 10 or 100+, there are different rooms to suit any occasion. The staff are also very caring and really do go out of their way to make sure everything is right for you.
8. Hotel Du Vin Glasgow
Another Victorian themed building, set in the fashionable and vibrant west-end of Glasgow with gorgeous, tree-lined surroundings. Hotel Du Vin is a luxury five star boutique hotel with an enviable reputation for service and style. The unique collection of private rooms will seat between 2 and 80 guests and all retain original features such as open fireplaces, ornate corniced ceilings and bay windows. The private rooms can be transformed from a formal ceremony during the day to a stunning candle-lit dining room in the evening.
7. Sherbrooke Castle Hotel
Set in stunning grounds in leafy Pollokshields, on the Southside of Glasgow, this magnificent baronial mansion was built in 1896, this is one of the most popular wedding venues in Glasgow. The Sherbrooke hotel stands in its own beautiful private gardens with offers a romantic touch to your special day. The service of the organisers really are second to none, as they handle every aspect of your ceremony and make it the best day possible!
6. The Grand Central Hotel
Victorian buildings have been a running theme throughout this list, and if this is your style, and you’re looking for one in a central location, this is perfect for you! Set just outside Glasgow Central Station and a 5-minute walk from the Gallery of Modern Art, this modern hotel is set in a landmark Victorian building. Voted Glasgow & Clyde Regional Wedding Venue of the Year at the Scottish Hotel Awards 2013, The Grand Central Hotel provides the style and glamour a Glasgow wedding venue requires.
5. The Old Fruitmarket
For a distinctive and genuine experience of Glasgow, this is the choice for you! A very popular choice amongst born and bred Glaswegians. The Old Fruitmarket is a venue with huge character with its lofty vaulted roof, listed cast iron columns, original signage and balcony. Part of the City Halls complex, it is an incredibly versatile venue which can host all manner of events and weddings of all sizes. Since this has been refurbished, this iconic venue has hosted many of the city’s key cultural events and celebrations.
4. Oran Mor
Situated in the Heart of the West End of Glasgow, Òran Mór is a unique venue, offering stunning facilities for a wedding ceremony or civil partnership ceremony. Within the converted church, the Auditorium and Gallery are both ideal for ceremonies and the Private Dining Room can be used for more intimate wedding gatherings. Beneath the celestial ceiling mural by Alasdair Gray, one of Scotland’s largest pieces of public art, guests can enjoy our fine Scottish food and impeccable service which has put us on the map as one of Glasgow’s leading venues.
3. Crossbasket Castle
Crossbasket Castle is Scotland’s newest hotel and probably the most exclusive wedding venue on the list! This opened in May 2016 as a luxury hotel managed by Inverlochy Castle Management International (ICMI). Crossbasket Castle has received a lot of attention from the media, appearing in a number of national and international newspapers since it will house celebrity chef Michel Roux Jr and his daughter Emily Roux. This incredible venue must be seen to be fully appreciated, it’s the result of a multi-million pound renovation of a historic building of great importance to its area. Boasting a very imposing facade, extraordinarily spacious suites, elegant interior design, beautiful grounds and Scotland’s only 4- storey honeymoon tower. To make things even more special, Crossbasket Castle’s new medieval style ballroom, this has a dramatic viewing balcony high over the waterfalls and even can accommodate cars!
2. Boclair House Hotel
This stunning mansion is one of the most picturesque and perfect on our list, Boclair House is a beautiful Tudor mansion situated at the foot of Boclair hill. The two storey listed building features a castellated tower and a series of arches to the front of the building which is reminiscent of romantic Italian cloisters. When we were invited up to Boclair House Hotel for the open day launch, we thought it was nothing short of spectacular, from the imposing Grand Ballroom, to the beautiful gardens and the unique suites. This is one of the most impressive wedding venues in not just Glasgow, but the whole of Scotland too!
1. Blythswood Square Hotel
Another visually breath-taking wedding venue, sitting opposite stunning gardens in the heart of the city, this 5-star luxury hotel is a spectacular Glasgow wedding venue. From the moment you arrive, you and your wedding party will be impressed by the glossy marble reception, the stunning chandeliers and incredible service. The stylish wedding suites will provide a wonderful wedding venue location mixing wooden floors, rich wood panelling and luxurious fabrics to create a glamorous setting. The restaurant and salon provide an impressive backdrop to delicious food, the finest Champagne and innovative cocktails. A luxury suite or a world-class penthouse will make an ideal bridal retreat whilst your guests enjoy stylish, relaxing bedrooms. And to calm those pre-wedding nerves the Spa offers a range of treatments and facilities. Then add in exceptional customer service and 5-star attention to detail from a dedicated and experienced wedding team and you’ve got in our opinion, the best wedding venue in Glasgow!