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Isle Of Skye Wedding Planning
16 July 2015

For couples eloping to the Isle of Skye, it can be an exciting, but daunting, prospect to plan your elopement!  

Here is some information on local wedding vendors that we hope will help to give you one less thing to worry about!

Legal information on getting married in Skye and Lochalsh can be found here.  

Isle of Skye Indoor Wedding Venues:

Dunvegan Castle - a gorgeous, dramatic location with stunning scenery and beautiful grounds.

Armadale Castle

Armadale Castle and the Clan Donald Centre - a romantic ruined castle in the south of Skye, with their own superb wedding planner, Mags Macdonald.

Cuillin Hills Hotel - a lovely wedding venue with the Cuillins as a backdrop.

Duisdale House Hotel - a gorgeous venue inside and out, with a private yacht available to hire for smaller weddings.


Skeabost Country House Hotel - set amid beautiful scenery and on the edge of a loch, this hotel is a fabulous wedding venue.

Sligachan Hotel - hold a license to perform wedding ceremonies on the historical bridge close to the dramatic Cuillins.

Flodigarry Hotel - located in ancient woodlands in north-east Skye, this is a hotel with a romantic Jacobite past.  As a wedding venue, it boasts spectacular views and was the place KT Tunstall chose to have her wedding ceremony.

The Three Chimneys - yes, this world-famous restaurant will also cater for intimate weddings!  

Isle of Skye Outdoor Wedding Venues:

Loch Coruisk

Loch Coruisk - only accessible by boat, this is one of the most magical places on the Isle of Skye.

Fairy Glen - the rippling landscape here is bizarre and intriguing, ensuring some truly amazing wedding photographs!

Fairy Pools

Fairy Pools - surrounded by the rugged peaks of the Cuillins, the Fairy Pools are an incredible location to have your wedding ceremony.

Duntulm Castle - this dramatic ruined castle is spectacular - what a wonderful place to get married!

Beach Weddings - we have a number of gorgeous beaches on the Isle of Skye, such as Talisker Beach, Fiscavaig Bay and Coral Beach to name just a few.

For examples of weddings we have photographed in the gorgeous Skye locations, feel free to view our galleries.

Isle of Skye Wedding Clothing:

Aros Kilt Hire

Kilts are available to borrow or buy on the Isle of Skye from the Aros Centre.  To find out more, feel free to check out their website and also this blog entry, which features an interview about the service.

Isle of Skye Wedding Flowers:


Flowers by Carole - Carole takes great pride in her work and the results are stunning.  She kindly allowed Euphoria Photography to interview her to get more details about her work.

Loch Duich Plants

Loch Duich Plants - Donald creates gorgeous floral works of art.

Isle of Skye Wedding Hair and Makeup:

Bee Bonnie - Heather Campbell will travel round the island.  She does both hair and makeup to ensure you look your gorgeous best.

Skye Beauty

Skye Beauty - Lynn is a fully qualified beauty therapist and will ensure you look radiant on your wedding day.

Isle of Skye Wedding Transport:

Bygone Drives Classic Car wedding service will ensure your wedding day starts with all the glamour and romance that all brides deserve on their wedding day, from the red carpet to the complimentary champagne."


South Skye Carriages - offering a unique and romantic option for your wedding transport.  Their beautifully presented Clydesdale horse and carriage is available for weddings and special occasions throughout Skye and the surrounding area. 

Misty Isle Boat Trips

Some remote wedding venues, like the dramatic Loch Coruisk, are only accessible by boat.  Misty Isle Boat Trips or the Bella Jane can take you there.

Isle of Skye Wedding Cakes:

Jann's Cakes - Jann specialises in wedding and celebration cakes, uniquely tailored to your own individual design.  Jann is located at 46 Kilmuir, Dunvegan, IV55 8GQ.  Telephone: 01470 521730.


Cakes by Fiona MacKinnon - Fiona produces delicious and gorgeous bespoke wedding cakes.

Isle of Skye Registrars and Celebrants:

Some eloping couples opt to be married in the registry office by one of the experienced registrars there.  However, we find a lot love to be married out of doors, in one of Skye's scenic locations.


Sonja Eckl-Riel - Sonja can conduct ceremonies in both English and German.


John Howieson - John is willing to travel to most terrains on Skye, as seen in the above picture of him at Talisker Beach!

If you are planning your wedding or elopement on the Isle of Skye, or any of the gorgeous Hebridean islands, we'd love to hear all about it!


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