Crear was born in 2000, after a renovation of the house, as a space to create, a place for artists, writers and musicians to work, collaborate, perform and enjoy the scenic Scottish landscape. When musicians at Crear recognised the venue as the perfect spot for a wedding, Crear Weddings was born. With Crear Weddings you can enjoy your special day at an exclusive use romantic coastal wedding venue in warm and stylish surroundings while enjoying the spectacular views to the Isles of Islay, Jura & Gigha, and the lighthouse of Rathlin Island.
Crear gives you the opportunity to do a destination wedding effortlessly. The fantastic team will take care of your from start to finish and ensure that you have the best wedding experience possible. With Crear house sleeping twelve and all your wedding guests accommodated in the nearby cottages, hotels, and guest houses, you can have the ultimate wedding experience for three days with exclusive use, while being able to enjoy your privacy as well.
The Crear studio is the heart of the house. Larger than a tennis court and offering brilliant panoramic views to the spectacular landscape surrounding Crear through a continuous glass wall, the studio is the perfect spot for your wedding celebration. The studio’s size and features give you the complete freedom to plan and organize your wedding reception exactly as you want it. With breathtaking views and fantastic acoustics, the Crear studio is the ideal blank canvas to create your perfect wedding. It can accommodate up to a hundred people, or even more with a marque, as well as being an ideal spot for smaller parties with Crear’s Small Gourmet Weddings.
At Crear, we put a very special emphasis on the food and we believe that it is an essential part of a successful wedding celebration. The famous and considered one of the best chefs in Scotland – Alan Boslem – is responsible for Crear Kitchen. Chef Boslem and his team can accommodate any needs and dietary requirements while keeping the exceptionally high level of quality. If you appreciate food just as much as we do, Chef Boslem’s fantastic menu will become a highlight of your wedding and something for both you and your guests to remember fondly.
The Crear house has been converted with comfort, privacy and cosiness in mind. The studio’s glass wall providing panoramic views, the solid oak floors, the crackling fireplace and the cosy sofas make Crear a one of a kind venue that you wouldn’t want to leave.
Crear is situated at around two and a half hours drive from Glasgow and we promise that the road trip itself will become a fond memory of your wedding at Crear. The west coast of Scotland is famed for its breathtaking beauty and your journey to Crear lives up to the high expectations.
You have plenty of options to choose from for your three days exclusive use. Depending on your preferences and availability, you could stay in the house for the weekend, arriving Friday and leaving Monday, or during the week – Monday until Wednesday or Wednesday until Friday. Transporting your wedding guest should not be a worry at all. If you are having a large wedding at Crear, West Coast motors will be your wedding bus company, safely transporting all of your family and friends.
With three days and night exclusive use at Crear, your wedding could be the straight-out-of-a-fairytale dream you've always imagined it to be. Get the relaxed and romantic beach wedding you want, be it religious, humanist or civil ceremony you prefer, with our lovely piper Iain piping for you for an extra dash of Scottish authenticity. Having your marvellous celebration at Crear house with all your friends and family, without having to worry about anything. One of the best things about Crear is that you can set your imagination free and design the wedding you have always wanted. The studio's features allow for you to dictate the style and type of decorations and celebration. Leave everything else to the team, relax and enjoy the happiest day of your life.