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Mount Stuart

Your Wedding at Mount Stuart

Mount Stuart House is one of Scotland’s most spectacular Victorian Gothic mansions. The house, filled with sumptuous interiors and unique architectural details is surrounded by 300 acres of glorious gardens and grounds, offering the perfect backdrop for a wedding of any size. Situated on the picturesque Isle of Bute, just 90 minutes from Glasgow, Bute is the most accessible Scottish Island, making it the ideal location for a wedding weekend escape.

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Mount Stuart is a truly magical place to celebrate the most special day of your life. This romantic venue is enjoyed by only a handful of couples each year- the perfect backdrop for a relaxed, intimate celebration with your nearest and dearest. At Mount Stuart we pride ourselves on making our client’s dreams come true, our team are on hand to guide you and help you create an unforgettable day.

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In the press, Mount Stuart is often associated with larger scale events and weddings, but this venue works perfectly as a small wedding venue. The house itself can accommodate every aspect of your wedding, including ceremony locations both internal and external, preparation spaces, and breath-taking reception rooms for the wedding breakfast and evening reception. To complete the package, guests can also stay in the authentically styled bedrooms.

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With various options for indoor or outdoor ceremony locations, you are sure to find the perfect spot to say, ‘I do’. The Marble Chapel is the perfect setting for an intimate wedding ceremony, where you can say your vows surrounded by Italian Carrera marble whilst standing on a replica of the Sistine Chapel floor.

If you are looking for a more intimate room then the Burges Chapel may just be what you are looking for, located in the original Georgian wing of the house, this private chapel features a unique mirrored floor.

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The Marble Hall situated at the heart of the house makes for a flexible space for both your ceremony and reception. The iconic Zodiac stained glass windows in this room are supported by Sicilian marble pillars, leaving guests amazed as they sit beneath the star-studded canopy of the 80ft high ceiling.

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Continue your wedding celebrations in one of the many ornate rooms that offer a beautiful backdrop for your reception. With several options available you are sure to find one that your guests will feel comfortable, relaxed, and entertained. Whether it is the Marble Hall, with its Sicilian marble pillars and colourful stained-glass windows, or the Dining Room where your guests can celebrate gathered around the Family dining table which is surrounded by impressive portraits and ornate carvings. For a more intimate experience, the Purple Sitting Room provides a cosy backdrop for a family meal for up to 16 guests. If you are looking for a smaller space, then the ornate Smoking Room may just be the room you are looking for.

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With over 300 acres of gardens and grounds, Mount Stuart also has plenty of spaces for an outdoor ceremony including the much-loved Wee Garden and Rock Garden, or the Front Lawn, which offers views over the Clyde. These glorious gardens also offer a picture-perfect back drop for not only your ceremony, but also your wedding photographs.

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With a wedding at Mount Stuart House, the venue is exclusively yours for your big day, giving you full control over the details of your perfect day. The house can accommodate up to 37 guests in 22 authentically styled bedrooms. Our dedicated wedding coordinator is on hand to guide and assist you along the way, helping you to make the most of your wedding at Mount Stuart.

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The possibilities are endless with a wedding at Mount Stuart. From banquet feasts, or a silver service wedding breakfast, to your own military tattoo on the front lawn, or dancing the night away under the stars of the night sky in the Marble Hall. The events team are on hand every step of the way to help you create unforgettable, magical celebrations that will leave your guests feeling like they are truly a part of the Mount Stuart family.

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