Weddings

The exclusive use, captivating wedding venue that is Barra Castle.


The Barn @ Barra Castle is a truly unique wedding venue.  Nestled in the heart of Aberdeenshire and set on a 700-acre farm, this breathtakingly beautiful venue provides the perfect backdrop for your special day.  From the moment you arrive, you will be captivated by Barra Castle, it's stunning gardens and the charm of our purpose-built Barn with it's unrivalled views. 
 
The Barn @ Barra is exclusively yours all day and is perfectly located just a 30-minute drive from Aberdeen, under 20 minutes from Aberdeen Airport and close to the market town of Inverurie.  The venue offers multiple indoor and outdoor options for your dream ceremony and your special day as a whole.  Choose to say 'I do'  in the manicured Castle gardens or on the spacious lawn in front of The Barn, surrounded by stunning Aberdeenshire landscape.  For an indoor ceremony there is the cosy and romantic Reception room, or you can say your vows in the main room framed by Bennachie and the incredible panoramic views.  The Barn allows for other options for indoor ceremonies, our suptous hessian curtains and restored granite stone wall are also popular backdrops to tie the knot. 
 
At The Barn @ Barra Castle, you have the freedom to choose the setting that best reflects your style and vision.
 

 

Your dream day your way.


Our aim is to ensure your wedding day is everything you dreamed of... and more. 
 
The Barn's interior is incredibly adaptable and versatile, allowing us to cater for weddings of all sizes.  Indoors, the hessian curtains allow couples to section and tailor the size of the main room, creating the perfect flow to their day.  While the large doors along the front of The Barn can be opened up leading onto the terrace and front lawn, creating the perfect indoor-outdoor vibe.  Whatever size or style of wedding, we've got a space that will suit you.  The Barn is all on one level, allowing easy access for all. 
 
Included within The Barn is in-house flexible lighting, a cosy seating area with wood-burning stove, a bespoke bar made from copper and whisky staves, The Barn's PA system which includes microphones and the functionality to play your own personal playlist direct from your smartphone, and so much more. 
 
The flexibility doesn't end there.. supplying your own drinks is absolutley fine by us and we dont charge corkage.  In terms of catering, we work with carefully selected first-class local suppliers to help make your day a hassle-free and easy process.  You have complete freedom to design a dazzling wedding menu, with your suppliers having full access to our fully equipped catering kitchen.
 
And if you wish you didn't have to leave, you dont! We also offer stunning onsite accommodation with our Lodges, which are former gatehouses to the Castle and are a stone's throw from the venue.  They are ideal for the bridal party the night before the wedding or the bride, groom and guests on the night of the wedding. 
 

If you would like more information about our unique wedding venue, discuss our availablility or would like to a tour of The Barn - please get in touch with us today!  We cannot wait to welcome you and be a part of your special day. 

Huge thanks to the photographers, videographers and couples who have allowed and shared their photos and videos.