Welcoming guests since 1888, the personal touches make all the difference.

Kilmarnock Arms
The place to stay in Cruden Bay
Kilmarnock Arms

“I am longing to be with you, and by the sea.”

Our team is here to guide and support you, building a bespoke package that suits you and your needs.

With classic styling and a warm and friendly service, the Kilmarnock Arms is a wonderful venue for any celebration.

We can cater from the most intimate party to up to 60 guests in our bright, airy dining room. Menus can be tailored to you and your personal requirements. Whether you’re looking for an elegant extravaganza, a beautifully simple ceremony, a bespoke wedding breakfast, or fun family party, the stage is set for whatever your heart desires.

Please note, we have no availability for wedding parties booking for 2022 and 2023.


We pride ourselves on remaining as flexible as we can for you and tailoring your day to exactly how you would like it to be.


Located on the beautiful coast of Cruden Bay, the Kilmarnock Arms sets the scene for a truly memorable day. Whatever you have in mind we’re here to make it happen.


Our Head Chef will ensure your tastes are catered for, using only the best of our local and seasonal ingredients. We also offer a complimentary menu tasting for complete confidence.

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Weddings at the Kilmarnock Arms


Catering for up to 60 guests

The Kilmarnock Arms is the perfect traditional venue to host your special day. We’ll work with you to create a truly personal and memorable day.

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Celebrate at the Kilmarnock Arms

Private Funtions

For any celebration or shindig

Whether you’re having a celebratory dinner with a traditional ceilidh or a simple drinks reception, The Kilmarnock Arms is a classic location to host such a special occasion.

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