Altskeith Country House on Loch Ard

Up to 100
10 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
COVID-19 Update
We are currently taking bookings for weddings from 2021 onwards. We are currently able to offer small weddings of up to 20 guests and require 29 days notice for legal paperwork to be completed by the Registrar (as at November 2020).
Altskeith Country House is located in one of the most spectacular locations in Scotland. With water front views, stunning gardens and scenery Altskeith provides the perfect setting for any wedding.
Pricing & Costs
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Country House
Manor House
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
09:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
01:00 AM

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence

Ceremony & Reception

Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Confetti Permitted


Open Flame Permitted
Water View
Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Cultural Specialists

Jewish Wedding Specialist
Muslim Wedding Specialist
Asian Wedding Specialist
Full Description
Altskeith Country House along with stunning views, our own beach, landscaped waterfall and water front views we also offer an opportunity for the happy couple to take time to row on the Loch. For weekend weddings couples tend to stay a minimum of 2 nights, have a relaxed meal the night before the wedding with close family and friends or a wider group as a pre wedding party. One the wedding day hair and make up arrive at the house and preparations all begin for the day ahead. Altskeith is able to offer accommodation for up to 22 guests and there is a range of additional accommodation in the area to provide sleeping for larger weddings of up to 120 guests. Minimum weekend guests 70. Sunday-Thursday no minimum. Couples can be married outside or inside with a large range of outside options available and stunning backdrop for unique photographic opportunities. We provide a whole range of different types of meals, canapes and drinks for a couple to choose for their wedding meal ranging from Family service slow cooked, smoked & bbq style menus, formal dining and fine dining options. We have a large wood fired pizza oven for evening snacks along with a menu selection of other choices including paella, pulled pork rolls and other food selections. We offer a large and well stocked bar with a wide selection. Cocktails can also be provided. We are fully licensed and the bar can be open until 1.00 a.m. on a Friday & Saturday.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Alison Rios McCrone
Congratulations on your engagement. An exciting time to start planning your wedding day. Thank you for considering us as a venue to host your special day. We are unique in so many ways. The setting and the scenery is breathtaking and each season provides a different backdrop. Whether you are looking for a large, small or intimate wedding with formal dining or relaxed dining, cocktails & canapes, wood fired pizza or paella we are able to cater for all your needs.


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Jess & Jim
Married in October 2020
December 2020
For making our wedding absolute perfection!
"The food was impeccable and your attention to detail was amazing".
Amy & Fraser
Married in August 2020
November 2020
Everyone still talking about your beautiful venue
Everyone is still taking about your beautiful venue and amazing food!
Michael & Melissa
Married in October 2018
October 2018
You are truly fantastic at what you do.
You are truly fantastic at what you do and we don't know what we would have done without all your guidance before and on the big day.
Location & Contact Details


Loch Ard Road, Kinlochard, Stirling, FK8 3TL, Scotland

Travel Notes

Its best to arrive at our venue using Google maps. The last 3.5 miles has the most spectacular scenery and our car park is located just through our main entrance.

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction


Nearest Train Station

Stirling or Glasgow

Nearest Airport

Glasgow or Edinburgh

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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

Too many wonderful weddings.

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

Consider your ceremony time, based on seasons and how you want your day to flow.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

Photographs, whether in frames, used in an instant camera, as a guest book or photo booth.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

unique, outdoor, scenic, relaxed, bespoke

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Anywhere in the garden or on our own beach.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

Yes but cannot say!

What’s your favourite canapé?

Haggis bon bon

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Pizza wins every time!

What is your venue's most unique feature?

The setting and the team who work here.

What part of your business are you most proud of?

What we have created at the house. You have to see the before photos to understand how much we have done.