Romantic historic house venue for wedding ceremonies and celebrations for up to 30, sleeping 16, near Melrose
Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Abbotsford, Hope Scott Wing, Melrose, Roxburghshire, Scotland, sleeps 2 - 16 in 7 bedrooms.
Situated on the banks of the River Tweed, amidst the rolling hills of the Scottish Borders, the Hope Scott Wing is effortlessly romantic and provides the perfect backdrop for your special day. Wedding packages at Abbotsford include staying in Abbotsford’s luxury five-star accommodation, the Hope Scott Wing, with up to 14 of your closest family and friends. Choose between sharing your vows in the exquisite Wedding Suite, the intimate Catholic chapel or outside on the beautiful icehouse terrace, with up to 28 day-guests.
A drinks and canape reception can then be arranged in the public rooms of the Hope Scott Wing, among the fascinating Sir Walter Scott Exhibition in our Visitor Centre, or if the weather permits, an outside option is also available. Day-guests can then dine in Sir Walter Scott’s grand Dining Room (up to 18 guests), the Hope Scott Wing Dining Room (24 guests) or can retreat to our events space, Ochiltree’s, for a lavish Wedding Breakfast (up to 94 guests). Ochiltree’s can also cater for additional night guests, where you can dance the night away.
Abbotsford’s natural beauty provides plentiful locations to capture those precious moments. The wedding party will have full access to Abbotsford’s beautiful Regency Walled Gardens, picturesque woodland areas and afterhours access to the historic house where you can have photographs taken in Sir Walter Scott’s magnificent Library.