Welcome to Forter Castle

With it’s remarkable history and architecture, Forter Castle is a hidden gem located within a cosy distance from flourishing Dundee and beautiful Edinburgh. With almost 500 years of history, the castle was built to protect the local lands. Today, every Wedding guest can still get a feel of its complete authenticity as well as the comforts of modernism.

Available as an exclusive use venue and having been renovated in the late 80’s, now guests can enjoy the lovely boutique style interiors designed by one of the UK’s top 100 interior designers according to House & Garden Magazine - Katharine Pooley.

Forter Castle can sleep up to 16 guests within its seven warm and inviting bedrooms and host up to 24 persons for a Wedding day. Take your vows in the Castles own quaint, tiny chapel or outdoors in the Scottish highlands with the Castle as your backdrop. The castles beautiful great hall with incredible fireplace and book collection make a fabulous setting for your Wedding dinner in a Scottish castle.

In the local area, there are plenty of fun activities to engage in such as hiking, golf whisky tours, skiing, biking and horse riding. Enjoy your Scottish wedding day in the heart of Cairngorm National Park, where you can fully absorb the natural beauty of this part of Scotland.

We love:

The peaceful and remote location, right in the heart of the Scottish highlands, every part of this estate creates the feeling of bliss and tranquility.

Enjoying the interior while cuddled up on the couch by the fireplace, enjoying a great book from the Castles collection.

Food and beverages:

In addition to all the exclusivity, you get exceptional service by the Castle’s catering. Their fine dining cuisine and whisky tasting can satisfy all of your guests’ tastes and preferences.

Key Facts:

Nearest City: Blairgowrie - 45min

Nearest Airport: Dundee Airport - 55min

Ceremony: Max 24

Sit down dinner : Great Hall - Max 24

Accommodation:  7 Bedrooms, 16 persons. (1 quad room)

History and family:

Family ties - Ogilvy