Small in size but big on history and beauty, Fife is home to some amazing wedding venues. From Dunfermline to Kirkcaldy, St Andrews and East Neuk, this area of natural beauty is the perfect place to say ‘We Do!’.
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THE OLD COURSE HOTEL
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St Andrews is the ultimate romantic destination. The Old Course Hotel offers a truly iconic setting overlooking Swilcan Bridge and West Sands Beach.
Its dedicated planners will help you create your perfect wedding day against this legendary backdrop, whether that’s a fairytale event for hundreds, or an intimate vow exchange for just your closest friends.
After the day, you’ll want to steal away just the two of you to the romantic penthouse. Featuring a private lift, balcony, outdoor seating, fireplace and free-standing bath, there’s no better place to spend your first night as a married couple.
Arguably the ultimate wedding house party venue in Scotland. A hidden gem in the East Neuk of Fife, Cambo House is nestled between award-winning gardens, ancient woodlands, and the spectacular Cambo Sands.
Immerse yourself in the charm of Cambo House, with magical entertainment spaces, each with a distinctive character – from the indoor/outdoor Courtyard and party woodlands to Victorian formal rooms – Cambo offers stunning backdrops for your wedding. Afterwards, retreat to an opulent suite, cosy estate cottage, or luxurious off-grid cabin.
Cambo Estate – love, laughter, and parties ever after.
RUFFLETS ST ANDREWS
Rufflets St Andrews has all you need for a fairytale day. From sweeping gardens with romantic places for photos, 10 acres of immaculate gardens, a self-contained Garden Suite (accommodating up to 150 guests) with its own private terrace and plenty of spaces to dance the night away, Rufflets is the perfect place to say ‘We Do!’.
Then, when the party is coming to a close, your guests can head upstairs to bed in one of the beautifully appointed guest rooms.
The one-wedding-a-day policy is something that Rufflets takes very seriously, so you can be guaranteed that all eyes are on you and your guests from start to finish.
Pratis Barns has it all. Rustic barn aesthetic. Festival vibes. Garden party glamour. Rock and roll chic! Let your love take centre stage at this versatile venue in the heart of rural Fife.
Boasting 30 acres of grounds, a beautiful manor house and panoramic views, the space is yours to create your dream wedding. Let the team at Pratis Barns take the stress out of planning.
They have everything on-site from in-house catering to your very own wedding co-ordinator, onsite accommodation, furniture, props and décor, which allows you to just relax and enjoy the party.
EARLS HALL CASTLE
Set in 34 acres and steeped in Scottish history, Earls Hall Castle dates back to the early 1400s.
Whether it be the stunning walled garden with its seasonally changing flower beds, the topiary gardens designed by the great architect Robert Lorimer, or the expansive lawns, Earls Hall has it all!
The fully functional on-site marquee seats 200, with a choice of furniture styles, lighting, heating, dancefloor and toilets.
There’s also multiple indoor and outdoor ceremony areas on offer, meaning you can personalise your day exactly as you want it. Earls Hall Castle is the perfect backdrop to your dream wedding.
FAIRMONT ST ANDREWS
Set on a majestic coastal landscape, the five-star Fairmont St Andrews resort encompasses the finest in local culture with luxury and elegance.
With panoramic views over St Andrews Bay, a sweeping staircase in a magnificent glass-roofed Atrium, it is the perfect location for creating a glamorous ambience for your wedding party, whether it be an intimate ceremony or a grand affair.
Relax and unwind in the run up to your special day, with the help of indulgent treatments and extensive hydrotherapy facilities at Fairmont Spa, or by savouring exquisite culinary experiences in the restaurants.
Take a look at the wedding brochure and book in for a show round.
THE COW SHED CRAIL
If you’re seeking a rustic barn venue, The Cow Shed Crail near St Andrews is likely on your radar already; it’s one of Scotland’s most stylish spots for a laid-back, blank-canvas celebration.
The stunning venue has plenty of accommodation on site, with nine cottages (sleeping 41), two cow pads (each sleeping two), and Sypsies House (opened this year) meaning all your nearest and dearest can spend time together both before the big day and after.
There is no shortage of spaces to put your own stamp on: there’s the barn, the steading marquee, the workshop and the roundal. Make use of the courtyard and the patio and lawn space, too.
Whether you want to plan a small and intimate affair, or a huge party, the team at four-star Balbirnie House have you covered.
KILCONQUHAR CASTLE ESTATE
You’ll find Kilconquhar Castle Estate in the East Neuk of Fife, in a picture-perfect location – just a mile away from the beach of Elie, surrounded by stunning countryside.
PITBAUCHLIE HOUSE HOTEL
Choose from one of Pitbauchlie House Hotel‘s all-inclusive wedding packages covering everything from drinks and canapes to the four-poster honeymoon suite.
FALKLAND PALACE & GARDEN
Get married at Falkland Palace & Garden in the Royal Palace (sits 12) or have a marquee wedding in the historic orchard for up to 250 guests.
Kinkell Byre is a coastal, exclusive-use converted barn wedding venue, with so much flexibility to have your dream day exactly as you want it.
You’ll find a versatile events space at The Rhynd near St Andrews; bring in the catering you want, the bar you want, and have it decorated exactly how you want!
THE INN AT CHARLESTOWN
With views over the River Forth and Three Bridges, The Inn at Charlestown is a beautiful location for the most romantic wedding day.
A renovated steading, Falside Mill offers couples a blank canvas space to personalise, with an in-house bar service and the freedom to choose whichever suppliers you want.
Set within 44 acres of private grounds, Myers Castle has a unique Barnquee – set in woodland, rustic and charming, and ready for 160 of your guests.
Set up a teepee or marquee in the beautiful grounds of Carphin House, Cupar. The team are on-hand to help you create a truly unique day.