Send Message
Wedding Venue Offers Heart

Venue Details

Melville Castle, Edinburgh, Scotland is available for wedding ceremonies and intimate and large wedding receptions. Scottish Wedding Venue. Marquee available. Celebrity Wedding Planner 
Melville Castle is an 18th Century Country House Hotel nestled within 50 acres of beautiful woodland estate on the outskirts of Edinburgh, only 20 minutes from the City Centre and Edinburgh Airport.

Guests are invited to enjoy the tranquil comfort and luxury of this historic castle including our 32 comfortable bedrooms, Brasserie restaurant & cellar bar, various local country pursuits and activities such as clay shooting, golfing, horse riding and falconry, and many fascinating local attractions of Midlothian and Edinburgh.

Wedding Venue Offers Heart

Fact file

  • An earlier tower house on the site was demolished when the present structure, designed in 1786-91 by James Playfair for Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville, was built.
  • The original tower house was owned by the Melville family, before passing to Sir John Ross in the 14th century. It subsequently changed hands with the attached lands several times and was sold to David Rennie in 1705. It then passed via the marriage of his daughter to Henry Dundas.
Wedding Venue Offers Heart


25 minutes from the centre of Edinburgh