Wedding Venues

Choosing to marry in one of the world's most romantic locations, Gretna Green?  Then you'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to wedding venues.   Whether  you choose the Famous Blacksmiths Shop situated at the heart of Gretna Green village, one of the very original marriage houses or perhaps Gretna Old Parish Church or even right here within Smiths Hotel itself, you can be assured of the attention to detail when booking your whole day with our wedding team.

In the nearby township of Gretna you can also choose Anvil Hall, a unique,beautiful building which was formerly a church. In addition we now offer Bonshaw Tower as a stunning castle-like venue.

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Famous Blacksmiths Shop

The Famous Blacksmiths Shop is the ancient building that made Gretna Green famous. The building has stood in Gretna Green since 1712 and was the earliest destination for runaway couples fleeing to marry in Gretna Green since 1754. This original room accommodates up to 45 guests.

The original marriage room, a true historic wedding venue in Gretna Green, is as it was in the 1700s. Two additional marriage rooms have been created: The Saddlery (up to 35 guests) and the Rennison Room (up to 10 guests). The Rennison Room is named after the last anvil priest who worked here until 1962.

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Smiths at Gretna Green

Marry in cool contemporary elegance within Smiths Marriage Hall and experience a wedding venue with a difference. Accommodates between 20 to 150 guests.

Smiths Penthouse Balcony - Luxurious surroundings overlooking the Scottish countryside. The ultimate in personal indulgence. An intimate wedding with up to 6 guests.

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Gretna Old Parish Church

Situated beside the village green, not far from Smiths hotel, Gretna Old Parish Church, Gretna Green, is a charming venue which offers couples religious ceremonies and vow renewals. It accommodates up to 100 guests.

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Anvil Hall

Your walk along the aisle is lit by hundreds of candles, creating a very special and romantic atmosphere, which sets Anvil Hall apart from other venues.

Anvil Hall has a capacity for up to 120 guests seated and an additional 60 standing, which makes it the largest wedding venue in the area

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Bonshaw Tower

Another wonderful, historic venue near to Gretna Green, Bonshaw Tower can accommodate up to 60 guests... Choose to marry in the ancient Chief's Room on the 1st floor of Bonshaw Tower where the ancient stone walls are lined with portraits of previous Lairds.