Bride wearing leather jacket and groom wearing kilt walk through grass
Bride wearing leather jacket and groom wearing kilt walk through grass
Sunflower-decorated waterside ceremony with Loch Goil in background
The Lodge
Bride and groom hold hands walking along the waterside
Rustic ceremony with burlap aisle on Loch Goil waterside
Bride and groom hold hands whilst walking along waterside with boats in background
Wedding meal set up with long tables, fairy lights and flowers
Barn entrance with hay bale seats outside
Long tables for wedding meal decorated with colourful flowers and lights hanging above

Carrick Castle Estate

Carrick Castle Estate, Lochgoilhead, Cairndow, Argyll and Bute, PA24 8AF

Argyll + Bute

2 - 120 guests

Say "I Do" amongst the rolling hills and take in the beautiful Scottish countryside at Carrick Castle Estate - the destination wedding venue of your dreams. From its rustic-style barn to its luxury lodge accommodation, exclusive-use spa facilities and new castle addition Craigard with its private chapel - this location is everything and more.

Surrounded by hills, overlooking Loch Goil and Scotland’s natural beauty at all angles, this dreamy wedding venue will take you and your guest’s breath away. As a truly incredible example of rural Scottish history, Carrick Castle Estate offers romance, intimacy and stunning views - ideal for the fairytale wedding you’ve always dreamed of.

With the ability to DIY much of your wedding day, you can personalise the venue to suit your vision and be as hands on as you choose. However, if all-inclusive is more your style, a range of VIP packages are available. If photos are the priority for your day, you will enjoy the chauffeur-driven 1950’s Vintage Land Rover Defender to drive you up to the waterfall for that shot. 


Selection of spaces

The rustic barn, adorned with rustic wooden trestles, classic limewash Chiavari and warm amber festoons, offers couples a unique venue for up to 120 guests to party the night away.

If a small and intimate affair is what you have in mind, Craigard is ideal for elopements and micro weddings. Indulge in its private gardens, surrounded by woodland with Loch Goil’s unforgettable views beyond. Spoil your guests with luxury accommodation for up to 12, perfect for your wedding party, and take advantage of the log fires, an outdoor hot tub and tower views over the hills - the cherry on top to your celebrations.

Choose your own suppliers to create the vibe you envision, or use the estate’s tried and tested professionals who know the venue inside out. Carrick Castle Estate’s wedding specialist, Hannah, is on hand throughout the planning process to guide you and ensure your day goes off without a hitch.


An eco-friendly venue

If that wasn’t enough, the estate boasts incredible eco-credentials, meaning your wedding day won’t cost the earth. With a hydroelectric scheme, solar panels, ground source heating and their tree-planting scheme, this is a venue that cares about its footprint and is the perfect eco-friendly venue for your big day.

For the most special day of your life, get married in laidback luxury at this stunning, romantic venue.

Venue features

Exclusive Use

External Catering Allowed

Guest Accommodation


Leisure Facilities

Marquees + Tents Allowed

Micro Weddings + Elopements

Outdoor Space

Pet Friendly