Amy McGilly Photography
Amy McGilly Photography


Ferniegair, Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, ML3 7UE


0 - 60 guests

At the heart of Scotland’s rich heritage is the breathtaking Chatelherault, regarded as one of the country’s most prestigious and elegant venues. Set amongst its perfectly manicured gardens and surrounded by 500 acres of ancient woodland, this Georgian gem is an undeniably beautiful and memorable location for the wedding you've always dreamed of.

The gorgeous 18th century building is situated on an eye-catching hilltop amidst magnificent, landscaped gardens and greenery, with spectacular views across the Clyde Valley. 


Feel like royalty

Built in 1732 by Scottish architect William Adam, the Lanarkshire building was used as a hunting lodge for the Dukes and Duchess’ of Hamilton. With the surrounding ‘Parterre’ gardens maintaining their original design, including their stunning collection of plants, the grounds and their fragrant beauty are enjoyed to this day as a backdrop to hundreds of Chatelherault weddings.

Your fairytale wedding ceremony awaits you in the Banqueting Room, hosting a maximum of 60 seated guests, with your wedding party standing as additional. The space is graced with ornate plasterwork, high ceilings and tall, romantic Venetian windows leading to the gardens. With a background boasting such outstanding scenery, there are endless opportunities to capture the perfect wedding photographs on your special day. 


Mouth-watering meals

Their dedicated in-house catering team have years of experience catering for weddings and can accommodate any dietary restrictions or requirements you or your guests may have. Using only the finest and freshest local ingredients, this fantastic team will ensure your wedding meal is mouth-wateringly delicious.

Get married in style at this traditional and historical venue, where you can admire the tranquil beauty of the Scottish countryside alongside those closest to you.

Venue features

Disabled Access

Exclusive Use


Micro Weddings + Elopements

Outdoor Space