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FAQs – Rossie Gardens

There are a number of beautiful spots to have your ceremony and reception drinks! The sunken garden, the pond, the main lawn or the woodland. Contact Us and we will show you everything.

There is a small amount of parking available at the gardens which is reserved for the bridal party and those less able. We request that all cars are removed from the gardens by 6pm in line with the garden closing time. We do however have plenty of parking at the byre on the farm which is less than 1 mile from the gardens (10-15 minute walk). Request a wedding brochure for more information.

Yes but only until 6pm and we request that this is low level background music.

For a wedding at Rossie on the Earn we require you to book all our available accommodation (sleeping 16 in total). Apple Cottage, next to the gardens or the Farmhouse right next to the byre, has space to prepare for your big day!

Sadly we do not allow marquees to be put up in the gardens at Rossie. Rossie House is a family home and we have our neighbours in Forgandenny village to think about so we would like to keep noise levels to a minimum, hence the 6pm finish time in the gardens. That said, we do allow small gazebos or similar to be used as part of your ceremony and drinks reception. Prior agreement of size and positioning of gazebos in the gardens must be made in advance.

The byre is situated on our farm which is under a mile from the gardens. This is a 10-15 minute walk or 2 minute drive! We suggest small buses or similar are hired to transport guests to and from although it is a lovely walk between the two if you prefer!

No I’m afraid not. Rossie House is a private family home.

FAQs – Rossie Byre Weddings

We have space for up to 160 seated guests for your ceremony and dining. However, the byre is very flexible and is made up of various separate spaces so we can easily cater for smaller weddings too.  Request a Brochure to see the floorplan and further information.

We ask that you book the entire byre to ensure exclusivity on your important day! However due to the flexible layout we are able to close off areas you do not wish to use which will give you an intimate setting.

In Scotland you are able get married in any location without a wedding license. Therefore you are a able to pick your spot to the tie the knot wherever you choose within the ground of Rossie. It is however a legal requirement for you to complete a marriage notice. The marriage must be conducted by a registrar or an approved celebrant in the presence of two witnesses. Its up to the bride and groom to organise this.

We are happy for you to bring your own wine and fizz for your reception drinks up until the end of your supper for a small corkage fee which covers the storing, chilling and serving of this alcohol plus the provision of all glassware on the day. After supper our awesome bar will be open which you can either pre-pay for or you can choose to have a cash bar. The bar can of course be opened up earlier should you wish! Please note guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol.

Of course! Wherever you choose to have your dancefloor we have power available. There is plenty of space in all areas of the byre for any type or tempo of dancing and reeling – whatever you like! Music does however needs to stop at 12am in line with the bar closing and licensing.

We will provide a site manager who will ensure your day runs smoothly keeping a close eye on heating, power, lighting and security etc…However we do not offer a wedding planning service so you will need do it yourself (cue bridesmaids/ushers!) or bring organize your own wedding planner.

Yes, a landscaped courtyard at the front of the byre and a small courtyard/garden area at the back! If the weather is good enough, why not have your drinks and canapés overlooking the fields and the Ochil Hills beyond! Once amplified music is on all external doors will need to be kept shut except for access and egress in line with our noise management plan.

Due to licensing laws, last orders for the bar will be 11.45pm with the bar closing at midnight. We request all guests vacate the premises by 12.15am. See Terms and Conditions

Modern blow heaters will be discretely placed in the byre to keep each room nice and warm (but not too warm!) There will also be a log burner in the dining room and a fire pit for the courtyard

For a wedding at Rossie on the Earn we require you to book all our available accommodation (sleeping 16 in total). The farmhouse right next door has ample space for you to prepare! Request a brochure for more information.

Plenty! There is also a bus drop off/collection area.

Cars can be left overnight at the byre but they must be collected by 12 noon the following day, unless you have extended the hire of the venue. See Terms and Conditions.

The venue hire is for 2.5 days as per our Terms and Conditions. That said, the use of the byre and all our accommodation can be extended for a pre or post-wedding get together. Email leonie@rossie.info

LOV Events run our bar and they will provide all glassware for your wedding. This will avoid a mix up of glassware between the caterers and the bar and avoid you getting charged for missing items! Once your booking is confirmed we will put you in touch with LOV Events who will send you drinks list and some FAQs. If you have any special drinks requests then this can be sourced by the bar team in advance of your wedding. We want you to have what you want on your important day!

FAQ –  Rossie Events

Although our byre won’t be ready until Spring 2022 hosting an event here may be possible in the gardens prior to this. Please Email to discuss the options.
We allow marquees in the garden for a daytime events but mainly lightweight gazebos or similar. If you are looking to host a longer event (i.e. for a week) then erecting a marquee in the garden may be possible. Enquire and we can discuss this further.

No! When it comes to events at Rossie on the Earn the flexible layout of the byre makes it possible to run more than one event at once. There are several distinctive spaces in the byre and garden that can used.

The kitchen will have the necessary power and lighting for caterers to bring their own equipment.

Yes! All our accommodation is available for events if booked early enough in advance.

FAQs – Rossie Accomodation

Yes- the cottages and farmhouse are self catered and equipped to a high standard.

Yes- all cottages are Wifi enabled.

All 3 cottages have enough space for 2 cars and there is ample parking at the Farmhouse.

The accommodation can take the max number of people stated at the point of booking- see Stay for more information. Additional numbers than those stated are not possible although small children are clearly allowed!

Well behaved dogs (up to 2) are able to stay with you in the Farmhouse but this needs to be disclosed prior to arrival. Dogs must be kept on leads at all times around the farm and must stay off the furniture please!