PRIVATE PARTIES -Throw a party your guests will never forget -
From birthdays to retirements, anniversaries to family gatherings, if you’re searching for an exclusive-use venue with oak panelling, suits of armour and glistening chandeliers, Cluny ticks all the boxes.
From the first breathtaking glimpse, the dramatic and impressive façade of this hidden gem will certainly add the wow factor to your event. Dating back to the 14th century, this magnificent crenellated mansion with beautiful grounds remains to this day a much loved family home.
It is not only the magnificent setting that will make your party spectacular. Our wonderful panel of exclusive catering partners that we have handpicked to work with all enjoy an enviable reputation for designing and delivering fabulous food and exceptional service. Innovative and artistic and using only the very best locally sourced, seasonal produce, the team of chefs you choose will provide you with an amazing and memorable culinary experience for you and your guests to savour.
Offering you a superior and imaginative service with exceptional attention to detail we are here with the sole purpose of helping you deliver a seamless and successful event, and as an exclusive-use venue you are guaranteed two important things - privacy and freedom.
So, whether you are looking to host an elegant cocktail reception, an unforgettable birthday bash or an intimate family gathering, Cluny Castle, renowned for it romance, seclusion and enchanting setting, is the perfect venue for you to throw a party your guests will never forget.
Photograph above by Malcolm Glennie
CELEBRATIONS - The ultimate venue to transform your celebration into something truly unforgettable -
Cluny Castle is very much an exclusive use venue offering you complete privacy with an intimate feel. So when you choose Cluny for your party or celebration, this magnificent mansion with beautiful grounds becomes exclusively yours for as long as you wish. We pride ourselves on remaining as flexible as we can for you and tailoring your event exactly how you would like it to be. Our mission is to deliver spectacular celebrations that inspire, entertain and surprise your guests in the most exclusive of locations. Throughout the castles history, Cluny has always been a place to gather and celebrate, and this continues well into the 21st century.
So whether you’re planning an intimate gathering in Dining Room or Drawing Room, a relaxed and informal affair in the Tenant’s Hall or a sumptuous marquee celebration on the lawn, the grand interiors adorned with ancient portraits and antique furniture provide your guests with an authentic castle experience and a chance to party in grandeur and celebrate in style.
Photograph above by Malcom Glennie
THEMED PARTIES - There's been a murder! -
Put on your thinking cap and test your sleuthing skills for a night of murder, mystery and suspense.
It’s 1937 and you and your guests are dining at the exquisite Cluny Castle. To make it an extraordinary evening, you decided to hire some actors to entertain you all as you dine. Your guests, all dressed in character, start mingling and verbally sleuthing as they enjoy the party. You are about take your seats to enjoy your delicious dinner in the chandelier-lit dining room when an argument breaks out… and in a shocking sequence of events, there is a murder! Your role has now changed. Rather than merely being a guest of the Castle, you are now in charge of finding out ‘whodunit’. It’s time to investigate, review the evidence and make your final accusations as to who committed this heinous crime. For your lively and spontaneous party with a difference, get in touch to discuss your ideas and we will ensure that the theme and story fits your experience perfectly. So dust off your deerstalker and come dressed for the evening ahead.
Photograph above by Graeme Dargie
CHRISTENING OR BABY NAMING CEREMONY - Celebrate the start of an amazing journey -
Dating back to 14th century, this magnificent crenellated mansion with beautiful grounds remains a much loved family home and offers you and your guests a wonderfully secluded and enchanting setting to celebrate the birth of your child exclusively. Steeped in history, this prestigious location, in its picturesque setting offers a venue of style and elegance like no other.
Perfect for this wonderful occasion, Cluny has its very own unique Chapel attached to the Castle complete with its own private courtyard entrance for your guests’ arrival.
The unique Chapel complete with beautiful stained glass windows, dark oak pews and seating for up to 100 guests, creates the most wonderful atmosphere and truly magical setting in which to celebrate your babies christening or baby naming ceremony.
Offering a truly unique experience, your guests will be wowed by the rich heritage, beautiful exuberant architecture and stunning setting for which Cluny Castle is well renowned.