Seldom does one encounter a country estate so truly impressive as that of Kilconquhar Castle Estate, situated in an elevated position between St Andrews and Edinburgh. Our very own village nestling in the beautiful East Neuk of Fife, Kilconquhar Castle is a world away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Kilconquhar Estate is set in 130 acres of beautiful woodlands and manicured gardens, the Castle was first built in 1266 on the lands of Adam of Kilconquhar, Earl of Carrick. Later in the reign of King James the V, it became the seat of the Earl of Lindsay's, throughout history the Castle has entertained many famous characters, including Robert Bruce—father of the great ‘Robert the Bruce’.
Today the estate offers a range of accommodations offering a first class wedding and function destination with inclusive leisure, dining, equestrian facilities available within the estate grounds.
From the moment you step through the doorway into the main castle building, you enter the flagstone foyer and pass the intricately carved doors into the baronial Lindsay Room with its 16th century oak panelled walls, ornate ceiling and large open stone fireplace.
The Lindsay Room seats 90 guests for a wedding service, 60 guests for a wedding meal and up to 80 guests for an evening reception.
The Marquee is perfect for the larger occasion, our luxury marquee lined with champagne silk is a stunning and elegant venue. With full amenities and luxury carpet throughout, the marquee glistens courtesy of the sparkling chandeliers that twinkle above our hardwood dance floor where 70 to 200 guests can share the experience of your bespoke wedding.
Due to the heating system in the marquee it can be used for weddings from January to December without the worry of your guests becoming cold. To view our marquee at our Christmas 2013 party night courtesy of a video by the DJ please view their video which is available on YouTube.
The Marquee can host a wedding meal of up to 160 day guests and 200 evening guests.
Kilconquhar Castle Estate, Kilconquhar, Fife, KY9 1EZ