Gardon Castle

Fochabers, Scotland

Set amongst ancient woodland on the banks of the River Spey in the Highlands of Scotland, Gordon Castle’s manicured grounds and magnificent eight-acre Walled Garden provides the most exclusive location.

Gordon Castle is perfectly located half way between Inverness and Aberdeen. The 14th Century Tower House and splendid Georgian Castle, with formal gardens and Orangery, provides the perfect backdrop for weddings, private parties and corporate events. With the choice of luxurious fully staffed castle accommodation and a selection of well-equipped self catering holiday cottages, your stay at Gordon Castle is sure to be a truly memorable one.


Gardon Castle is a versatile venue. Ask us for ideas and use our team of local and trusted suppliers to make your vision a reality.

  • Fresh ideas: Advice on current styling, food service and drinks trends.
  • Custom touches: Want branded water bottles for delegates? Or staff dressed in a futuristic way? Our view is holistic so the result is fantastic.
  • Trusted suppliers: Flowers, tech equipment etc.. tap into the contacts we trust to deliver.


Everyone wants the food choices to feel bountiful and exciting. The real skill is in ensuring there’s minimal wastage after the event. Hickory continues to advise and work collaboratively with venues on sustainability best practices, and we’re pushing ourselves each year to do more. During 2023, we are undertaking research, with event owners, buyers and customers which will take a closer look at the world of dietary preferences in a bid to better inform future food choices.

Why choose Hickory for your event at Gordon Castle?

Almost a decade long partnershipExcellent knowledge of Assembly Rooms layouts and optionsCreatively driven food, drink and stylingComplete understanding of any restrictions and optionsOur knowledge of the venue means accurate pricingWe ensure quality management systems with ISO 9001Highly experienced and collaborative teamTrack live events via our digital planning toolEvidenced commitment to sustainability

Get in touch and let’s discuss your next event