A Scottish castle is a romantic's choice (and a famous one too, with Madonna and Stella McCartney both marrying in Scottish castles). This 13th-century fortress, now a luxury hotel, is just half an hour from Edinburgh. Exchange vows in the castle's own chapel before tucking into a Scottish feast.

GUEST LIST 100 in the castle, 200 in a marquee THE BILL Exclusive use from £12,500, all inclusive; packages offered for small parties LICENCE? Yes CONTACT 01875 820153; dalhousiecastle.co.uk.