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Lickleyhead Castle is a wedding venue located in Alford, Aberdeenshire. The idyllic setting is accessible for local and out-of-town guests alike, as it's just 25 miles northwest of Aberdeen Airport and easily reached by car. Set amid the region's rolling, peaceful countryside, the castle's 11-acre grounds offer a picturesque backdrop for milestone occasions. Wooded stretches, large lawns, and walled gardens are featured throughout the property, adding to its enchanting charm. When hosting your big day here, your one-of-a-kind love story can become part of the castle's rich history.

Facilities and Capacity
Lickleyhead Castle is a Grade A listed establishment that has been built in several phases, starting in the 16th century. Recently, the venue has undergone modern renovations to thoughtfully restore its authentic features while also offering guests contemporary amenities. Couples who book this castle are invited to host a bespoke micro wedding with up to 30 people. The venue consists of several settings where ceremonies can take place, including the great hall or the chapel. Heartfelt vows can also be exchanged in the open air on the front lawn under a gazebo. After, newlyweds and their loved ones can enjoy a champagne reception in the paneled dining room. Throughout the occasion, couples can make the most of the setting for their wedding photos. Beautiful spots on the property include the ruined arch in the woods, the weir, and the rose garden.

Services Offered
Lickleyhead Castle is exclusive-use, so tranquil privacy is guaranteed on your momentous occasion. Before and after the celebration, the venue's experienced team would be happy to accommodate you and your guests. The castle features eight well-appointed bedrooms and can sleep a maximum of 18 people.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

In the country
Unusual weddings
Castle
Historic
Unique weddings

Ceremony options:

Chapel or temple on-site

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Private catering allowed

Evening entertainment:

Outdoor fireworks permitted

Overnight accommodation:

Overnight accommodation for wedding couple
Overnight accommodation for guests

Other features:

Exclusive use
Car parking
Changing room for wedding guests
Pet-friendly
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Amazing place, they couldn't do more for you, nothing was a problem, would definitely recommend.
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Lickleyhead Castle AB526PN Alford (Aberdeen & Deeside)
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