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The 10 Best Wedding Venues in & Around Loch Lomond

What could be a more romantic setting for a wedding venue than sparkling lochs, lush forests and starry skies? Wedding venues in and around Loch Lomond offer just that and we've rounded up the very best on offer.

Bride and groom standing overlooking a loch

One of the best days of your life deserves an incredible wedding venue, and Loch Lomond - part of one of Scotland's spectacular National Parks - is just the ticket. Whether it's the relaxing lap of the water as you say your vows, or the promise of enchanting snow-capped mountains in the distance, there's something special about wedding venues in Loch Lomond and you'd never believe that this gorgeous setting is just a stone's throw away from the city of Glasgow!

It's not all romance and relaxation at loch-side lodges - action-loving couples will adore Loch Lomond as a place to get hitched too, thanks to the wide range of water activities available in the area. From water skiing to wakeboarding and even a wedding venue aboard a boat, you and your partner can quite literally dip your toes into Loch Lomond if you choose to marry here. 

Packed with wildlife and beautiful native Scottish flowers and plants, by surface area Loch Lomond is actually the largest loch in the UK, so we've done the hard work for you and scoured the high and lowlands to find the top 10 wedding venues available. 


1. Cameron House - West Dunbartonshire

Bride and groom kiss outside a wedding venue house

Whether you're marrying for the first time or planning a vow renewal, Cameron House is a fabulous five-star wedding venue that caters for both.

Nestled among the Scottish Highlands, the views from this venue of Ben Lomond are truly spectacular - just imagine those wedding photographs, particularly at sunset!

Sunset views from a wedding venue

There are several gorgeous private rooms to host your ceremony and reception in, all with modern and elegant interiors. Or, if the weather is on your side, we recommend entertaining guests in the rose-adorned walled garden.

Cameron House also has an award-winning spa, so you can spend your wedding weekend relaxing and unwinding when you're not too busy celebrating.

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2. Ardlui Hotel - Nr Arrochar

Hotel set on a Loch

If you're planning an intimate wedding of 30 or less, the Ardlui Hotel, situated at the top of Loch Lomond, is a seriously romantic wedding venue.

The hotel's gorgeous gardens extend right down to the shore of the loch so you can say your vows with an idyllic backdrop.

Countryside Loch with boats

Alternatively, the terrace overlooks the loch and can be styled as a beautiful aisle for the bride or groom to walk down.

Fancy injecting some more fun into your wedding weekend? The venue has a whole host of water sports available including wakeboarding, water skiing and speed boat tours.

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3. Loch Lomond Waterfront - Balmaha

Bride and groom kiss overlooking a loch

Loch Lomond Waterfront is a magical wedding venue that truly makes the most of the enchanting loch. Set upon 18 acres of private land and boasting fabulous natural views, it's sure to impress your guests.

The best bit? The venue has its own private beach that you and your partner can make full use of for photographs or even spectacular ceremonies for up to 250 people.

Wedding ceremony overlooking a loch

Plus, with 11 elegantly designed lodges and chalets on site each with their own hot tub, you and your loved ones won't have to travel far after the celebrations for a night of luxury.

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4. Carrick Castle Estate - Cove

Wooden glass windowed wedding venue in the countryside

Just a short drive from Loch Lomond, on the west shore of Loch Goil in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, is the beautiful Carrick Castle Estate.

Blending rustic barn interiors with a contemporary and elegant lodge, this wedding venue allows you to marry in a charming setting with all the modern amenities, including a fabulous glass viewing balcony and spa facilities.

Outside wedding ceremony overlooking a loch

Located on a 10,000 acre estate surrounded by wildlife, rolling hills and the loch itself, you won't be stuck for views of the Scottish landscape if you get hitched here.

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5. Duck Bay Hotel - Alexandria

Cottage accommodation overlooking a loch

On the banks of Loch Lomond lies the Duck Bay Hotel, a stunning wedding venue able to accommodate up to 130 day guests and 160 in the evening.

You and your guests will be amazed at the magnificent scenery - on one side you'll have the beautiful loch and the other the breathtaking Arden Hills.

Bedroom with views overlooking a loch

As for the food, the venue offers an array of delicious dishes for you to choose from for your wedding meal, from traditional Scottish delicacies such as haggis, neeps and tatties to fresh fish and mouthwatering desserts.

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6. Altskeith Country House - Aberfoyle

Outside wedding ceremony overlooking a loch

On the banks of Loch Ard in the Trossachs and Loch Lomond National Park is Altskeith Country House.

Its waterfront location not only makes for some spectacular views to get wed next to, adrenalin-loving couples will adore the activities you can get involved in such as boating out on the loch.

Modern bathroom

The venue provides a huge range of outside ceremony areas including the lawns alongside the loch, a paved area by a waterfall, the beach, under a beech tree or over a small bridge in the trees. You really will be spoilt for choice!

If you're after an indoor space, the function room has floor to wall glass doors that still take in the fabulous scenery.

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7. Gleddoch Hotel Spa & Golf - Langbank

Outside view of a wedding venue hotel

Located 30 minutes North of Loch Lomond lies Gleddoch Hotel Spa & Golf, a beautiful wedding venue boasting stunning views over the River Clyde, Ben Lomond and the hills of Renfrewshire.

You're going to want to arrive a couple of days before your wedding to make full use of the on site spa facilities here. There's indoor and outdoor hot tubs, a 17m pool and a sauna room to name a few. Just think how relaxed you'll feel before your big day!

Balcony with a hot tub

The luxury doesn't stop there - on the morning after your wedding you can start the day with a delicious Champagne breakfast served straight to your room.

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8. Sweeney Cruise Co - Dunbartonshire

Wedding band playing aboard a cruise boat

You won't get closer to Loch Lomond than hosting your wedding on a boat, and Sweeney Cruise Co offer a seriously memorable location aboard their luxurious flagship vessel the Silver Dolphin.

With warm teak panelling and nautical brass fittings, the dining area on the lower deck is a comfortable and cosy space for you and your guests to enjoy a tasty meal.

Wedding dining area on a cruise boat

Afterwards, take the celebrations upstairs onto the upper deck. With a retractable sun roof, dance floor and bar it'll make the perfect party venue.

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9. Ardkinglas House - Argyll

Bride and groom outside a country house wedding venue

Not far from Loch Lomond and right by the shores of Loch Fyne, Ardkinglas House is a wedding venue situated in a 4,800 hectare estate surrounded by whimsical woodland and landscaped lawns.

If you're having a smaller wedding of up to 70 people the house itself makes a fabulous setting for your ceremony and reception. There's cosy open fires and a beautiful grand piano making for a truly magical atmosphere.

Wedding guests mingling outside a wedding venue

Planning a larger celebration? You can have your ceremony with up to 200 guests in the extensive gardens in a marquee or tipi. Upon request, the venue can provide oil lamps which will make the venue even more enchanting.

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10. Mar Hall Golf & Spa Resort - Renfrewshire

Hotel wedding venue lit up at night

Grand, spectacular and romantic are just a few words that come to mind when describing Mar Hall Golf & Spa Resort, located a short drive from Loch Lomond in 240 acres of private woodland estate.

Whether you fancy a spot of golf or want to kick back and relax in the on site spa before the big day, this wedding venue takes relaxation to the next level.

Grand piano in a hotel

There's 53 opulently decorated bedrooms available, and the venue is only 15 minutes from the city centre so there'll be plenty of options for guests to stay overnight.

Plus, it's conveniently only 10 minutes from Glasgow airport if guests have to travel from overseas!

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If you don't mind travelling a little further afield than Loch Lomond to find your dream wedding venue check out our best budget wedding venues in Scotland. There's some lovely loch-side venues included as well as castles and country houses.