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John Muir Tipis is a unique wedding venue in Dunbar, Lothian & Borders, where couples can celebrate their special day. Nestled by the woods on a coastal farm in East Lothian and fringed by John Muir Country Park, this venue offers a relaxed and tranquil space close to Edinburgh where creative couples can bring their wedding vision to life. The stunning natural landscape and sheltered woodland location provide an idyllic setting perfect for romantic and private weddings, and the dedicated team prides themselves on creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere for guests.

Facilities and Capacity

John Muir Tipis can accommodate up to 150 seated guests for weddings. Couples can exchange vows outdoors, where the picturesque countryside views offer a stunning backdrop for wedding ceremonies and photos. The venue can even provide well-dressed alpacas to act as furry ring bearers and entertain guests. After the ceremony, newlyweds can enjoy a bespoke wedding breakfast in the otherworldly setting of the giant tipis. Couples can indulge their creative spirits in decorating the tipis however they wish and create the wedding celebration of their dreams.

Services Offered

John Muir Tipis offers various services that couples can tailor to their needs. Outside vendors are welcome, and the team can supply a list of trusted local suppliers if needed. The tipis consists of 3 giant hats and 1 medium hat and comes complete with all of the necessary facilities, including tables, toilets, running water, and fire pits. The property is available for exclusive use so couples can enjoy a private celebration with their nearest and dearest. The venue can provide a dance floor where guests can strut their stuff, and confetti is permitted. There are also facilities for disabled guests and plenty of onsite parking.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

In the country
Coastal weddings
Unusual weddings
Marquees and tents
Woodland and festival
Tipis and yurts
Unique weddings

Dining options:

Private catering allowed

Evening entertainment:

Marquee available
Dance floor

Other features:

Exclusive use
Accessible facilities
Car parking
Confetti permitted
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John Muir Alpacas EH42 1XF Dunbar (Lothian & Borders)
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