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From Dinner parties and cookery workshops with friends and family to drinks receptions and Gala dinners with clients and colleagues, at Ardgowan we are able to cater for whatever you have in mind

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In addition to these, we run an exciting programme of fun immersive dining experiences designed to reignite your passion for food and history

To book a drinks or dining experience, or for further information, please contact the Estate Office on 01475 521 656 or email

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Ardgowan has a suite of beautiful reception rooms tailor made for entertaining in glorious style

Whether for private or corporate purposes, as a stand-alone event or as an optional addition to your in-house itinerary, we'll put the champagne on ice and get the cocktails shaken ready for you arrival...

Choose from a selction of delicious handcrafted canapés and entertain your guests with  musicians or a tour of the house conducted by Sir Ludo.


We have three elegant rooms to choose from for Dining - the State Dining Room, the Scuplture Gallery and the Myrtle Room

Each room can seat up to 50-70 guests and for larger parties we can accomodate up to 180 in a Marquee.

Using only the highest quality local produce, our chefs use seasonal ingredients to compliment the wines from Sir Ludo's cellar. All served with a discreet service designed to allow conversation to flow.


We also run a unique programme of fun filled immersive food related workshops and dining experiences for all ages 

Ranging from traditional cooking classes, baking workshops, murder mysteries, pop ups and historical Dinners where guests step back in time to experience the customs and menus of the past.

Book Ardgowan for you and your friends, get a flavour of the past whilst you relish and savour each and every moment


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