Shieldhill Castle

£1500 for venue hire
Up to 150
30 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding license
Shieldhill Castle dates back to the 12th century and is set in 5 acres of grounds. With an on site Chapel, permanent marquee and bedrooms it is an idyllic backdrop for your wedding.
Features & Capacity
Venue Type
Reception Capacity
# Bedrooms
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
On-site Parking
Open Flame Permitted
Outdoor Reception Space
Ceremony and Reception
Church Within Walking Distance
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Licence
Sound System Available
Wedding License
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-house Catering
In-house Wine List
Pricing & Costs
Venue Hire Only
  • Maximum Price
  • £1500
  • Minimum Price Per Head
  • £6
  • Maximum Price Per Head
  • £89
  • Minimum Number of Guests
  • 2
Aug 2017
A couple's parents
We just had our daughters wedding at Shieldhill, it was an amazing day. Ada and Fiona were fantastic and made sure the day went off with... 

Best Day of my Life!
Sep 2017
A happy couple
Just had the best day of my life!! Got married on the 15th September. Can't thank all the staff enough, amazing awesome fantastic. We ha... 

My fairytale wedding venue
Sep 2017
A happy couple
I had my wedding here on 2/09/17 and could not be more happy. My husband and I stayed here on the Friday evening with guests and had a g... 

My best friends wedding
Sep 2017
Happy guests
I've just returned back home from an absolutely outstanding weekend here for my best friends wedding. From start to finish it was so suc... 

Wedding They had Dreamed of!
Sep 2017
A couple's parents
My daughter Stephanie and her husband Oliver had their wedding at Shieldhill on the 24th of September. Thanks to all the staff at Shield... 

Full Description
  • Shieldhill are the proud winners of Wedding Venue of the Year (South West) 2015 and 2016 at the Scottish Wedding Awards. In addition Shieldhill was voted Romantic Hotel of the Year and Castle Hotel of the Year (South West) both at the Scottish Hotel Awards. With 30 bedrooms, all ensuite and many with double jacuzzi baths and 4 poster beds. Our luxurious Honeymoon Suite boasts fantastic countryside views, super king gold leaf bed and a sunken double jacuzzi bath. Our intimate candlelit Chapel holds up to 150 guests and can cater for any type of ceremony. Our permanent marquee has a capacity for 150 seated guests and up to 250 evening reception guests. In addition we can cater for smaller weddings from 2 - 40 in a choice of rooms within the Castle. We cater for outside ceremonies (weather permitting) beside the pond on the front lawn. We offer a bespoke wedding service and can tailor packages to suit your requirements and budget. Please call us on 01899 220035 or email Ada, our Weddings and Events Manager at to arrange a meeting and viewing. Would you like to see a Shieldhill Castle Wedding from a guest perspective? On Saturday 18th November, You are invited to the Wedding Spectacle featuring great comedy actors. You will also have a chance to meet some of the best Wedding suppliers. We want to give 150 people a chance to join our special party night as Wedding Guests - from pictures, through toast and speeches to first dance and cake cutting! It's a perfect way to have a sneak peak into our Wedding functions and have a great night out with friends in a relaxed atmosphere! To book, or for more information, please contact us at or phone: 01899220035 We can promise it will be an unforgettable experience!
  • Experience
    # Of Weddings Hosted
    Between 30 and 50
Press & Awards
Press and Awards (1)
Scottish Wedding Directory
Industry Awards (2)
The Scottish Wedding Awards 2016 - Regional Winner
Scottish Hotel Awards - Premium
Location & Contact Details
  • Directions
    • Address
    • Shieldhill Road, Biggar, South Lanarkshire, ML12 6NA, Scotland
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