Assynt House

(5)
£4900 for venue hire
Up to 50
7 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding license
Assynt House is a beautiful country house offering couples a bespoke wedding service in stunning surroundings.
Features & Capacity
Overview
Venue Type
Country House / Manor House
Guests
50
Reception Capacity
50
# Bedrooms
7
Sleeps # of People
14
Usual Access Time
11:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
01:00 AM
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Venue
Bridal Changing Facilities
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
On-site Parking
Open Flame Permitted
Outdoor Reception Space
Water View
Ceremony and Reception
Confetti Permitted
Outdoor Ceremony Licence
Wedding License
Food and Drink
No Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-house Catering
Pricing & Costs
Venue Hire Only
  • Prices start at
  • £4900
Reviews
(5)
It will always be a very special place for us!
Testimonial
Apr 2016
A happy couple
We cannot thank you enough!  In the run up to our wedding, you were so relaxed, positive and excited for us, always pointing us in the r... 

Exceptional wedding!
Testimonial
Aug 2016
A happy couple
We had an amazing wedding ceremony in the beautiful garden followed by the most delicious meal cooked by Graham. Every part of the day s... 

One of the most memorable experiences of our lives
Testimonial
Oct 2015
A happy couple
My husband and I recently spent a week with our families at Assynt House and hosted our wedding reception there at the end of our stay. ... 

follow the dream!
Testimonial
Aug 2015
A couple's parents
Planning a wedding , family gathering or just a magical experience STOP LOOKING... We found it when we first walked in the doors of Assy... 

Outstanding in every respect!
Testimonial
Aug 2015
A couple's parents
My wife and I booked Assynt House for our daughter's wedding in July and stayed there with family and bridesmaids and their toddlers on ... 

Full Description
  • Assynt House is an exclusive use wedding venue situated in the Highlands of Scotland just half an hour from Inverness. You can choose to marry in the gardens of Assynt House or inside their wood paneled drawing room. The drawing room is then the venue for your wedding meal, which is taken care of by in-house chefs with great reputations. Perfect for weddings of up to 50 guests, Assynt House is a unique venue which allows you to put your stamp on your day while the venue take care of the setting up and cleaning up! There's also plenty of room outside to hire a marquee for up to 150 people. A Georgian Manor House, Assynt House sits amongst six acres of garden and woodland with plenty of photo opportunities for your big day. The accommodation comes as part of your exclusive use rental of the house, with seven individually designed en-suite bedrooms you can choose for your nearest and dearest to stay with you on the days leading up to or after your wedding day, with no minimal rental you can do what works for you. All weddings are individually cared for and Assynt House only hosts a small number of weddings each year giving you some exclusivity and the personal touch.
  • Personal Message from the Manager
    Name of Wedding Contact: Elizabeth & Graham Waugh
    Do get in touch to discuss your wedding day, we only host a small number of weddings each year which allows us to keep things personal.
  • Experience
    Year Business Was Established
    2006
    # Of Weddings Hosted
    More than 50
    # Of People In Team
    6
    Public Liability Insurance
    Yes
Press & Awards
(2)
Press and Awards (1)
http://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/interiors-assynt-house-ross-shire-1-480017
Accreditations / Associations (1)
5 Star Visit Scotland Exclusive Use Venue
Photos
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Location & Contact Details
  • Directions
    • Address
    • Assynt House, Evanton, Highland, IV16 9XW, Scotland
    • Nearest Town
    • Dingwall
    • Nearest Motorway & Junction
    • A9
    • Nearest Train Station
    • Alness and Dingwall
    • Travel Notes
    • Car is not essential but to see the area it is advised.
    • Nearest Airport
    • Inverness
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FAQ
(10)
Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
This is very hard! One couple had a really intimate wedding in the drawing room with just their closest family and a few friends and then after drinks and canapés the rest of the guests arrived, they gathered in the garden and one of their friends "married them" all over again with everyone there, so informal and very special.
What’s your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Get the very best photographer as you are going to want to look back on this day for the rest of your lives.
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
One couple had photos of every guest on their own wedding day printed and displayed - it was a lovely touch.
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Luxury, Unique, Flexible, Quality, Genuine.
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
Probably from the terraces garden, beside the huge flower bed with the backdrop of the house.
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
We have but we don't tell!
What’s your favourite canapé?
Mini Crab cakes with a lime a chilli drizzle.
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
Lamb Stovies.
What is your venue's most unique feature?
The building is what attracts guests and the surroundings, our most unique feature is probably our flexibility.
What part of your business are you most proud of?
That we built it ourselves, after a long renovation of the house it's a great feeling to share it with our guests and for our wedding guests it's lovely to see the house become a special place for them too.