Wedding Venue in Elgin, Morayshire

At Eight Acres Hotel & Leisure Club in Morayshire, we have years of experience hosting weddings and like anything, practice makes perfect. Set in acres of woodland, our landscaped gardens provide a great backdrop for capturing those special moments.  

Our team is trained to a high standard and experienced in all aspects of service, so you have our reassurance that they will go the extra mile to ensure that you and all your guests have a wonderful day. We dedicate a high level of attention to the little touches which will bring your dream wedding to life, and we look forward to having the pleasure of hosting your special day at our wedding venue in Aberdeenshire.

We will work closely with you in the run up to your wedding and create personalised features for you to create a day that feels special and unique to you. From table decorations to seating plans, whether your wedding ideas follow traditions, or a more unusual twist, our packages allow flexibility that are key to creating a wedding that reflects your personality. 

  • Woodland gardens for idyllic photographs
  • Dedicated wedding co-ordinator
  • Only one wedding per day
  • Licensed to hold ceremonies
  • Tailored menus
  • Bespoke wedding packages

At Eight Acres, we will tailor your special day to meet your budget and needs. We provide the following items for every wedding and welcome discussing the added extras in order to make your day special to you.

  • Red carpet arrival
  • Celebration glass of bubbly for the two of you
  • Wedding host on hand to ensure you have the perfect day
  • Suite dressed with crisp white table linen and linen napkins
  • Cake base and knife
  • Overnight stay with breakfast on the evening of your wedding

The perfect wedding is the result of careful organisation and detailed planning. To ensure your day runs smoothly, the team at Eight Acres will guide you through the planning process and will be with you on the day until your last guest leaves.

We have a variety of suites available. The Sherwood and Westray Suites have their own private entrance, bar and cloakroom.


Ceremony Capacity

Ceremony room hire

Dinner capacity

Evening capacity

Dance floor

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                                                * Room cost only applies if guest numbers fall below 75

Guest room rates

There are a variety of bedroom types to choose from, and which we are delighted to offer your wedding guests at a preferential rate. We can hold up to 10 double or twin rooms for £95 per room including breakfast (based on two people sharing). Rooms must be confirmed 28 days in advance or the booking will be released.

Wedding co-ordinator

You will work with a member of the events team at Eight Acres during your planning stages. The co-ordinator will be on hand to assist you with any advice you may require and the wedding host will look after you on the day itself.

Canapé selection

Chef ’s canapé assortment

Two canapés per person - £3.50 per person

Three canapés per person - £4.95 per person


Drinks packages & wines


Arrival Drink - a glass of specially selected wine

With Dinner - one glass of specially selected wine

Toast Drink - one glass of specially selected wine

£10.95 per person



Arrival Drink - one glass of sparkling wine

With Dinner - a glass of specially selected white or red wine

Toast Drink - one glass of sparkling wine

£13.95 per person



Arrival Drink - a glass of chilled Champagne

With Dinner - one glass of specially selected white or red wine

Toast Drink - a glass of chilled Champagne

£18.95 per person


By the Bottle

Selected white wine - £15.95

Selected red wine - £16.45

Selected rosé wine - £16.50

Sparkling wine - £19.95

Champagne from £39.95

Orange juice £8.50 per jug (approx six glasses)

Mineral water (1 litre) - £4.95

The following menus are chosen by our head chef. We invite you to create your own menu and we will cost this accordingly. Please note: We cater for the full amount of guests attending the evening reception.

Spynie Buffet

Reception sandwiches Sausage rolls

£7.95 per person

Ballindalloch Buffet

Homemade stovies, oatcakes

£8.95 per person

Brodie Buffet

Reception sandwiches

Vegetable bhaji

Cajun chicken pieces

£9.95 per person

Cowdor Buffet

Open sandwiches

Vegetable spring rolls

Tomato and buffalo mozzarella salad

Mushroom quiche

Deep fried kind prawns

£11.95 per person

Tea and Coffee

£1.85 per person

We would be delighted to host your ceremony in addition to your reception, so that you can keep everything under one roof and concentrate on those special vows! If your ceremony is a small intimate affair or a large gathering of family and friends, our variety of suites are sure to suit your needs. 

We have a variety of suites available, all are licenced to hold religious and humanist weddings. The Sherwood and Westray Suites also have their own private entrance, bar and cloakroom.

Eight Acres Hotel & Leisure Club have built up a good relationship with associate suppliers for all aspects of your day. These suppliers range from wedding cakes to wedding cars, hair and beauty experts to Highland pipers and all offer preferential rates to couple’s holding their wedding at Eight Acres. 


From time to time there are dates that become available within a six month period, please find our current late availability:

  • 13th, 20th, 27th July

  • 3rd, 10th, 24th August

  • 1st, 7th September

  • 13th October

We are also happy to host Friday, Sunday and mid-week weddings, please contact us on 01343 543077 or email for more information.

Wedding Package Offer


Special Offer - Wedding Package

£2018 for 2018

Let us take care of everything with the extra special all-inclusive option for weddings:

  • Three course set menu including coffee
  • Ceremony room hire
  • Reception room dressed including chair covers and table centre piece
  • Top table floral display and runner
  • Glass of sparkling wine on arrival and for the toast, and a glass of specially selected wine with meal
  • Evening reception including Ballindalloch buffet of stovies and coffee

Our 2018 packages and additional add-on options are based on 50 guests attending the wedding meal and evening reception.

Available across seven days, some seasonal date restrictions may be in place. Wedding terms and conditions apply.


Contact Us

Eight Acres Hotel & Leisure Club
Morriston Road
Morayshire, Scotland
IV30 6UL