Cherish Wedding Package

Cherish Wedding Package for 2

£945

£995 in 2025

Deposit = £495

Ideal for eloping couples looking for that little bit extra, our Cherish package offers excellent value for money.

Cherish Package

Marry in the idyllic setting of The Mill Forge Hotel near Gretna Green and you can be assured of a truly memorable wedding day. Avoid the busy tourist areas at a venue which has everything you need in one stunning location

Our Cherish package is perfect for parties of 2+ and includes

  • Your Candlelit wedding ceremony in The Mill Forge
  • 2 nights in a Luxurious Bridal Suite
  • Private 4 Course wedding meal for Bride & Groom
  • Glass of Bucks Fizz on arrival & Glass of Sparkling Wine to celebrate
  • 16 8x6 photos in a boxed presentation album
  • Online proofing
  • Discount on guest accommodation
  • White table linen
  • Cake knife & stand
  • Napkins
  • Table centrepieces (mini fishbowls)
  • Use of our beautiful gardens for your wedding photographs
  • Assistance arranging a Minister or Registrar to conduct your ceremony (Extra fees payable - see below)*
  • Help and advice from our experienced wedding planners
  • Guidance with legal paperwork
  • Witnesses (if required) - No charge
  • Information on other services eg: Stylists, pipers etc if required

NOTE: Fees payable to either a Minister or Registrar are not included in the package and are the responsibility of the Bride and Groom
*Extra charges are currently:
Minister = £140; Legal Paperwork (M10) = £100

Registrars = £400 (Weekdays) / £596 (Saturday, Sundays & Public Holidays)

Package Upgrades

  • Enhance your Aisle - Enhance your walk down the aisle with candlelit lanterns, decorative bay trees, and rose petals. £45 (£55 in 2025)
  • Scottish Piper - Book a Scottish piper to escort you and your guests to our ceremony venue and walk down the aisle to the skirl of the pipes. £120 (£135 in 2025)
  • Bridal Makeover - Have a professional stylist and beautician visit your room on the day of your wedding to give you a makeover. £130 (£145 in 2025 (Brides only)
  • 8 Inch Wedding Cake - Savour a delicious vanilla sponge wedding cake made by multi award-winning local bakers. Cake comes with a thistle topper. £195 (£210 in 2025)
  • Bouquet and Buttonhole - Have a Scottish themed, hand-tied bridal bouquet and groom's buttonhole delivered to your room. £125 (£135 in 2025)
  • Chair Covers - Add a splash of colour to your reception room with chair covers and coloured sashes. £4.75 each (£4.95 in 2025)

Optional Extras

  • Book one of our delicious grazing, ploughman's or charcuterie platters for 2 to be delivered to your room as you prepare for your wedding. From £19.90
  • Extra guests £49.45 per person for meal and drinks package (£53.95 in 2025)
  • Children £24.95 per person for meal and soft drinks package (£26.95 in 2025)
  • £5 deposit required per extra guest (Maximum of 10 extra adult guests for the Table D'Hote menu)
  • Add a glass of wine with your meal from only £4.00 per person
  • Add a sausage or bacon roll as a delicious evening snack from only £4.55 each

Booking Terms

  • Please see our terms and conditions for our cancellation policy
  • The balance of the package is due 3 months before the date of your wedding
  • Additional guest meals / drinks package upgrades / evening buffets must be paid no less than 3 weeks before the date of your wedding
  • Additional guest accommodation will require a £20 deposit per room per night
  • Any accommodation discount only applies to accommodation booked direct with The Mill Forge