Glenbervie House Hotel: 10 Reasons To Choose This Scottish Wedding Venue
Glenbervie House Hotel is considered by some as one of the best wedding venues in Scotland.
And when you see what it has on offer, it’s not difficult to understand why.
In addition to the Grand Drawing Room, which can be used for your ceremony, there is also the Glenbervie Suite, which is perfect for your dinner reception.
Combine this with 12 luxury ensuite bedrooms, for your closest friends and family, and you have the ideal exclusive use wedding venue.
Let’s take a closer look at what a Glenbervie House Hotel wedding would be like.
Glenbervie House Hotel Location
One of the great things about wedding venues in Falkirk, is there ease of access from Scotlands two largest cities.
Glenbervie House Hotel is located a few miles north of the Falkirk Wheel, with Stirling only a 20 minute car journey away.
Glasgow is 20 miles to the south west, and can be driven from in approximately 20 minutes.
With Edinburgh 30 miles to the east, with a journey time of around 50 minutes.
On arrival the sweeping private drive will take you right up to the mansion and its large carpark.
And should you want to put on transportation for your guests, large vehicle access is not a problem.
Glenbervie House Hotel Setting
Don’t let the name fool you, Glenbervie House Hotel is in fact an exclusive use wedding venue.
Which means complete privacy for you and your guests.
It’s also surrounded by acres of picturesque parkland, making it an oasis of relaxation and tranquility.
Panoramic views can be enjoyed from virtually every window.
And if the weather’s nice, it’s a fantastic place to enjoy the outdoors.
The perfect backdrop for your special day.
Originally a grand Victorian manor, Glenbervie House has been transformed into an exquisite 5 star wedding venue.
It combines the elegance and style of a 19th century mansion, with the luxury and comfort of a 21st century hotel.
In addition to the bedrooms you will find a lovely Reception Hall, the Drawing Room, and the Glenbervie Suite.
And you will be given access from 11am on the day of arrival.
Included in your package you will have a dedicated wedding coordinator, who will help you create the day of your dreams.
Glenbervie House Hotel Accommodation
There are 12 luxury bedrooms at Glenbervie House Hotel, sleeping up to 24 guests.
Each room has an ensuite bathroom, some with jacuzzi bath’s and double showers.
And they all enjoy high ceilings and panoramic views out over the parkland.
In addition to the high quality furnishings, every bedroom has its own individual character.
With any one of the spacious suites making an excellent Bridal Suite.
For further accommodation there’s the nearby Glenbervie Coach House, which has 6 luxury bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests.
Glenbervie House Hotel Ceremony
You will have the choice of both an indoor and an outdoor ceremony at Glenbervie House Hotel.
The Grand Drawing Room is the most popular indoor choice, with its opulent decor and large windows bathing the space in natural light.
It can comfortably seat 120 guests.
There’s a magnificent terrace which the Drawing Room opens on to, which can be used for an outdoor ceremony if you wish.
It’s also an ideal place for your drinks reception, assuming the weather is being kind.
For more indoor space the Glenbervie Suite can also be used for ceremonies.
This spacious room can seat as many as 200 guests.
Glenbervie House Hotel Reception
For your dinner reception the Glenbervie Suite is absolutely ideal.
Its floor to ceiling windows let in lots of natural light, and also reveal beautiful views over the parkland.
In addition to being able to seat 160 guests, the room comes complete with tables, chairs, linen, crockery, and glassware.
There is no longer a marquee option at Glenbervie House Hotel, however with a room this spacious you are unlikely to need one.
For something more intimate, you can also have your dinner reception in the Grand Drawing Room.
Glenbervie House Hotel Catering
The catering is handled internally at Glenbervie House Hotel, by a team of expert chefs.
Menus have been created, from which you can pick and choose courses to suit your tastes and budget.
And if you really want something specific, a bespoke menu can be produced just for you.
Special dietary requirements can be catered for as well.
In terms of the drinks, bar facilities are available, for which your guests can pay by cash or card.
And as is normal for a venue of this type, there is no corkage option.
Glenbervie House Hotel Entertainment
Once your dinner reception is finished, the dance floor at Glenbervie House Hotel will become the point of focus.
There’s enough space to fit in a band and put on a ceilidh.
And because of its secluded location, your don’t have to worry about making too much noise.
The hotel is licensed until 1am as well, so you can keep the party going into the early hours.
Glenbervie House Hotel Wedding Photos
Glenbervie House Hotel is a fantastic venue for wedding photos, and as a result your wedding photographer should have no problem finding some scenic backdrops.
The beautiful parkland is full of beautiful spaces to sneak away and capture those all important pictures.
And should the weather be unpleasant, the mansion with its large windows and natural light provides the perfect indoor alternative.
Glenbervie House Hotel Wedding Prices
For accurate Glenbervie House Hotel wedding prices, you should contact the venue directly.
Their wedding packages can be tailored to meet your specific needs.
However to give you an approximate Glenbervie House Hotel wedding cost.
- Exclusive use of Glenbervie House Hotel (sleeps 24), price £3,225.
- Wedding Breakfast, prices from £39 per person.
- Drinks Package, prices from £24 per person.
The prices above are for a summer weekend.
Winter and midweek weddings could cost less.
Glenbervie House Hotel Conclusion
So those are my 10 reasons you should consider Glenbervie House Hotel as your wedding venue.
Of course everybody has different tastes and opinions.
However if you are looking for an exclusive use country house, conveniently located for both Edinburgh and Glasgow, with 2 fabulous reception spaces, and accommodation for 24 guests; then Glenbervie House Hotel just might be the place for you.
Whilst you are here, you should take a look at some of the other wedding venues in Scotland, featured on White Rose.
You can also find Glenbervie House Hotel’s website here.