Wedding Testimonials

Our aim is to provide the perfect wedding day.  This is a small selection of the thank you messages we have received from our happy couples and their guests.


“Everything was perfect - the venue, the food & drink and the staff. We have had many cards and letters of thanks from our guests saying how much they enjoyed the day and how great the whole experience was. All the things we asked for were taken care of perfectly and in great detail, thanks very much again!”

Parents of the Bride, June 2014

"Many thanks for doing such a splendid job in arranging Nicola and Andrews wedding. I was absolutely delighted with the day and although slightly bias it was the best wedding I have attended,what a great venue."

Father of the Bride, April 2014

"Our sincere thanks to both you and the rest of the Hopetoun staff for a most memorable occassion... From the planning of the event to the big day itself you provided guidance and a professional, courteous service throughout ensuring we had the most perfect day."
Mother & Father of the Bride, February 2014

"A huge thank you to al of you. You were absolutely brilliant, you made us feel at ease and kept us right for our whole wedding day and throughout the whole process. I cannot thank you enough and highly recommend you!"

Bride & Groom, December 2013

"Wonderful, amazing, spectacular, stupendous!  What can I say!? ... What a success! - thanks in no small measure to your professionalism and attention to detail."

Guest, December 2013

“Just writing a quick email to express my sincere thanks and heartfelt gratitude with your help rescuing our day! I was a little worried for a time but you managed to give me confidence in our solutions,  in addition to managing the problems. Your help is greatly appreciated and totally invaluable.”

Bride, December 2013

“What can I say?  Saturday was just wonderful… you are all a class act out at Hopetoun.  At no time did I feel anything other than relaxed.  We are so grateful for enabling us to have such a great experience. “

Parents of the Bride, November 2013

"It was such a perfect day, everything went like clockwork thanks to you and your team. You have done so much and your knowledge and advice has been fantastic."

Bride & Groom, July 2013

"Thank you to you and the team for what was the best day that we could ever have imagined!!! It really was seamless and allowed all of our friends and families to just enjoy our day!"

Bride & Groom, September 2013

“The professional approach to the whole event from every member of your team was quite exceptional. They were warm and friendly but almost invisible.. if that makes sense. A very difficult balance to achieve. Everything was just perfect.”

Wedding Guest, May 2013

"We had the most wonderfully relaxed and enjoyable day. All our geusts thought the location, food, flowers music, ceremony - everything - was stunning."

Bride & Groom, April 2013

"We had such a fantastic time and were able to relax and really enjoy the day knowing that everything was in very good hands. We have have so many guests tell us that it was one of the best weddings they have attended!"

Bride & Groom, April 2013

"Both Kenny and I would like to express our true gratitude for everything that was done to make our wedding the most incredible, amazing and dream like day it could be. From start to finish, every member of staff went above and beyond the call of duty to ensure we felt completely happy. We would recommend and speak so highly of Hopetoun to anyone looking for the perfect venue."

Bride & Groom, March 2013

"The whole day was superb and everything went like clockwork. Everyone commented on the beautiful venue and excellent service."

Mother of the bride, March 2013

"We cannot thank you and your staff enough for all you did to make Tori and Jamie's wedding such a happy, memorable day.  Hopetoun looked stunning.  Most of the comments we have had so far are along the lines of "the best wedding - EVER!". "

Parents of the Bride, February 2013

"What a perfect day we had on Saturday and the bright sunshine was an unexpected blessing!  We were delighted with everything and thank you all and your staff for making the day so special.  The setting was lovely, the rooms looked magnificent, the food was superb and the service during the meal was a joy to watch and all the people that were around making sure that everything was in order did a fabulous job. Thank you Jennifer for your relaxed assurances over the last year - it has been a pleasure organising this with your help."
Mother of the Bride, January 2013

"What a whirlwind!! Thank you so much for all your help with the planning, your were absolutely fantastic and we are so glad that we chose Hopetoun as our venue. On the day it felt like everything went totally to plan and I was so thrilled that we got some snow.  Everything could not have been more perfect!"
Bride & Groom, January 2013 

"The day was perfect. Everything went so smoothly. The food was wonderful, as was the service from your efficient staff. The venue speaks for itself - it is magnificent. We had an amazing day and many guests have commented that it was the best wedding they have ever been to. We agree!"
Parents of the Bride, December 2012

"Just wanted to say a HUGE big thank you for all your help & advice leading up to our wedding and your incredible professionalism on the day. We could not have asked for or expected more and there are no words to express how happy we both were. Hopetoun is an exquisite venue but its team - lead by yourself - is exceptional! I was told that you are the best in the industry - you have proved why that is!"
Bride & Groom, November 2012

"Thank you so much for all of your hard work in the build up and on the big day itself.  Everything went so well and everyone looked like they were having lots of fun so we couldn't have asked for more.  We had an amazingly happy day."
Bride and Groom, October 2012 

"Thank you for all your super-efficient organisation. Your help & support have been invaluable, it has been wonderful to know that everything would be taken care of."
Parents of the Bride, October 2012

"Thank you so much for being so amazing in the lead up to our wedding day and on the day itself! The day was just perfect - we loved every second of it and I know everyone else did. Thanks so much - it really was the most amazing day ever!"
Bride & Groom, October 2012

"Thank you for all your support on our big day! We really appreciate everything you done for us and without your support it would never have been so magical!"
Bride & Groom, September 2012

"Thank you so much for everything you did in the organisation of our wedding day. Without your assistance and attention to detail it would not have been the success that it was!"
Bride and Groom, September 2012

"The support you gave us was immeasurable. It was great to have someone like yourself on board with all your expertise and great ideas which made all our lives a bit easier at a really hectic time. What a magnificent wedding in a magnificent setting. The whole day was just so magical."
Mother of the Bride, September 2012

"We certainly would recommend Hopetoun as a venue to others, you made us feel very welcome and at home! We also loved the cottages. Mid lodge was a great place to stay with the family and the Thatched cottage was so cosy! We hope to come back for our anniversary!"
Bride & Groom, September 2012

"Thank you so very much for all the help, guidance and assistance that you provided us with in the run up to our wedding and on the day itself. We had an absolutely amazing day - every detail was exactly as we had hoped. Please pass out thanks to all the team at Hopetoun. They were all so attentive and professional."
Bride & Groom, August 2012

"We are so grateful for everything you've done - from day one you were quick to help with all our needs so thanks again for making our day unforgettable."
Bride & Groom, August 2012

" Thank you for such a fantastic job arranging everything so perfectly for our wedding. The service that you provided truly exceeded anything we could have imagined!"
Bride & Groom, May 2012

"Everything at Hopetoun went beautifully, and all our guests were to appreciative of the stunning venue and the courteous efficiency of all the staff. You all made it such a happy, memorable day for us and we are deeply grateful."  
Mother of the Bride, February 2012