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Up to 180
84 Bedrooms
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Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Hotel
Dining Capacity
180
Reception Capacity
200
No. of Bedrooms
84
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
9:00AM
Usual Finish Time
1:00AM

Food and Drink

Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence

Venue

Water View
Grade I/II Listed Building
Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Spa On-Site
Pet-Friendly
Disabled Access
On-Site Parking
Ballroom
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Confetti Permitted
Full Description
We are delighted to announce that the Marine Hotel & Spa is undergoing a full refurbishment and is now closed to visitors until our grand reopening in July 2021. We are still working during closure and our wedding coordinators are available for any questions you may have. Tie the knot in our 18th century Victorian building with views your friends and family will be talking about for years to come. Whether its table settings or party favours for your nearest and dearest we will be with you every step of the way. We can’t wait to bring your fairy tale to life! Our large, brightly lit Bass Rock Suite with floor to ceiling windows make the view of the Firth of Fourth an idyllic setting for your big day. The Bass Rock Suite is an exclusive space available for you and your wedding party with its very own entrance, banqueting kitchen and private bar complete with a wide range of beverages for all your guests to enjoy. The Bass Rock Suite can hold up to 180 of your friends and family for your ceremony & wedding breakfast and evening reception to celebrate into the early hours. We can even host your reception drinks and canapés in our Bass Rock Foyer which has an accessible seating area. Why not choose a venue who can host your entire day complete with beautiful, comfortable accommodation. Looking for a more intimate wedding day? Why not enjoy your wedding ceremony or drinks reception in our lavish Drawing Room full of cosy furnishings and complete with the original fire place, perfect for those winter months. Alternatively, you can use our luxurious, private Library Suite with stunning backdrop views of the Firth of Fourth, with its dark oak panelling and warm burgundy colours, this vintage room can seat up to 22 people for your wedding breakfast.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Amy Bean
I'm Amy and I'm one of the wedding coordinators for the Marine Hotel & Spa with the Marine & Lawn Hotels & Resorts. I have 10+ years of hospitality experience and have now joined the company with our sales and events team since August 2019. I can't wait to meet all of our newly engaged couples, we welcome all kinds of unique, extraordinary questions and will absolutely tailor your day to suit you and your new life long partner!

Experience

No. of Weddings Hosted
Between 10 and 30
No. of People In Team
2
Reviews
(1)
(1)
Juli & Theo
Married in September 2020
April 2021
Intimate, COVID Wedding
We have been working with the Marine Hotel since March 2019 when we were planning a big wedding in summer of 2020. Pre-pandemic and beyond, the events team have remained supportive, communicative, and understanding. Amy and her team have not only facilitated a date change for our big celebration twice, they also seamlessly accommodated our smaller, intimate Autumn ceremony at short notice. In a time that has otherwise been quite bleak for two healthcare professionals, we are so lucky to have created such an emotional and special memory with each other and with our parents. Amy and her team made that all possible: we cannot thank you enough.
Location & Contact Details

Address

Cromwell Rd, North Berwick, East Lothian , EH39 4LZ, Scotland

Travel Notes

Nearest Town

North Berwick

Nearest Motorway & Junction

Nearest Train Station

North Berwick

Nearest Airport

Edinburgh Airport
Press & Awards
(1)

Industry Awards (1)

Best Historic Wedding Venue 2021 - Lothian
FAQ
(7)

Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

Everyone has had to face challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic, we were absolutely delighted to plan what we could with COVID-19 safety measures in place and provide a beautiful, intimate wedding day for a few of our couples!

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

If you are having your wedding outside, always ask your wedding coordinator what the back up plan entails. As Scotland's weather is very unpredictable, we will be prepared for each season.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Coastal. Breathtaking. Romantic. Historic. Tranquil.

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

West Bay Beach, North Berwick

What’s your favourite canapé?

Haggis Bon Bon with Arran Mustard Sauce

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Poke of Fish and Chips

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Floor to ceiling views of the Firth of Forth.