Shieldhill Castle is finally open and in the safe hands of brand new owner Colin Frame. The castle has been completely refurbished and is taking bookings for Weddings and Events from 2022-2024. Please head to www.shieldhillcastle.com to view all of our services.
Shieldhill Castle is located near Biggar, South Lanarkshire. A short journey away from both Glasgow and Edinburgh, nestled in the beautiful Scottish countryside. We are exceptionally proud of the Castle’s history and heritage which goes back to the 12th Century, Shieldhill Castle is known to have links with Mary Queen of Scots and William Wallace. With some remarkable transformations our team has enhanced the natural beauty of the 12th Century Castle. Classical original features remain evident within the Castle, with new luxurious touches to complement the architecture creating a charming and romantic setting. Making Shieldhill Castle the perfect location for every occasion. The team have been at pains to protect the Castle’s heritage, working with local craftsmen to completely restore and renovate the interior. Surrounded by immaculately kept grounds it has been designed to ensure that despite the grandeur, everyone feels at home, a place to call theirs for a few days and to make very special memories. Suitable for weddings, special birthdays, anniversaries, engagement parties, corporate events, charity fundraisers, product launches and bespoke team building events, the castle is taking bookings for 2022 and beyond. The Castle boasts an array of reception rooms, a large marquee, romantic folly, acres of lawns and our very own private chapel which can be used in a number of ways throughout your day to create a unique and special day for all. Picturesque wedding ceremonies can take place in the castle’s 16th-century chapel. A staple of Scottish tradition and family heritage, this quaint space allows you to exchange vows in front of 100 seated guests. Whether you’re religious or not, this striking chapel adds an extra sense of enchantment to your big day.
After your ceremony, you and your guests can reside in the dining room to enjoy delicious food and drink. More informal dinners can take place in the Alexandra Room with our Intimate Wedding Package starting from £2000 for 25 guests. Complete with large bay windows and panoramic views of the castle grounds, you and your guests can mingle and admire the gorgeous surroundings in an intimate setting.
For Weddings over 30 guests the Wedding Breakfast and Reception would take place in the expansive marquee. With ample space for 110 seated guests, a dance floor, and stage to have live entertainment or a DJ, you and your guests can dance the night away under the light canopies in this large setting.
After your celebrations, you and your newlywed can retire in the executive Chancellor Suite. Featuring an in room hot tub, with views of the grade two listed gardens. This gorgeous room offers both relaxation and sophistication. What’s more, there are an additional 15 rooms within the hotel, 4 Scandinavian Lodges and 10 Courtyard Rooms, perfect for families with our conjoint rooms and to have your guest's on the grounds for an overnight stay.
Check out www.shieldhillcastle.com for more infomation on our packages.
Upon booking at Shieldhill Castle, their team of planners will work with you to make sure that your stay, event or special day comes to fruition. They will listen to your ideas, blend them with their planning expertise, and ensure that every fine detail is covered. You can also be provided with a list of the local area and also a list of reliable and our top recommended vendors for weddings and events.
Available for non-exclusive OR exclusive hire Marquee capacity: 110 Accomodation: 30 bedrooms Taking Viewings for : 2022-2024 Address: Shieldhill Rd, Quothquan, ML16 6NA Social Media Facebook: Shieldhill Castle Insta: @Shieldhill_Castle Tel: 01899221331
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