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As one of the top wedding venues in Dumfries, The Cairndale Hotel has built up strong relationships with many local wedding businesses and suppliers.

In order to try and make your wedding as stress free as possible, a list of useful and trusted local businesses have been provided below, guiding you on the best products and services available for your wedding.


Offering a fabulous selection of balloon decorations and displays.

Uniquely special room and table décor for all wedding colours, themes and styles.


RAINBOW SUGARCRAFT Rainbow Sugarcraft specialise in making unique Wedding Cakes, French Croquembouche, decadent Belgain Chocolate Wedding Cakes and personalised Wedding Favours and Place Name Cookies. Choose from the vast range of cakes in their cake galleries or let them create something truly unique for your special day.

Rainbow Sugarcraft have some exclusive special discounts on offer for cakes and favours booked for the Cairndale Hotel, which include 10% off the price of your cake and 10% off Wedding Favours, Wedding Cookies and Engraved Cake Swords and Knives.

SWEETHEART CAKES Every cake made by Linda is given the same dedication and attention to detail no cake is too small or too large for Sweetheart Cakes. With a variety of offerings to choose from eg. from birthday cakes, celebration cakes to wedding cakes and everything in between we're sure you'll be happy working with us.

ICINGS ON THE CAKE Bespoke handmade Cakes in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland is our speciality! A Wedding, Christening, Anniversary, Birthday, Engagement, Retirement ...... All should be Celebrated with a Cake! At The Icing on the Cake we will guarantee your cake is hand made to the highest quality to complement your Special Occasion. I believe the WOW factor is important for any Celebration Cake and together with your ideas and thoughts, I will design and make your Cake to ensure it is a talking point for your Guests.


Creating stunningly beautiful wedding flower arrangements.

BLOOMS FLORIST The design team at Blooms Florist, led by Margaret and Dawn Robson continually strive to create truly beautiful, bespoke, inspiring and innovative Floristry. Using only the finest flowers and materials available they consistently produce beautiful floral works of art to the delight of their clients.



Specialist in Scottish Highland dress. Ensure you're properly dressed...whatever the occasion.
As the leading hirer and retailer of highlandwear in the South of Scotland we shall ensure you are properly dressed...whatever the occasion.In-House hire stock for men and boys. Wedding suit hire also available. 5 Church Crescent, Dumfries. Tel. 01387 250 250


Providing excellent discos, dj's and live bands for you event.

NOT GUILTY Not Guilty are a popular local 5 piece live band who are suitable for weddings and all special occasions, and always endeavour to make a good night, a great night.

BOOGALOO Boogaloo are husband and wife Moray and Norma Collier. Moray is a professional musician who's instruments include guitar, guitar synth, saxophone, keyboards, lead and harmony vocals. Norma is a musician and songwriter who's instruments include Latin American percussion, lead and harmony vocals. 17 years experience means Boogaloo Entertainment can cover an extremely wide range of music spanning the last six decades.

JINGLES PROFESSIONAL WEDDING DISCO We are a local Wedding Disco and have been the first choice for hundreds of happy couples over the years. We are not an agency, and to allow us to concentrate fully on your wedding, we only supply one disco per wedding day.
Expect a high level of customer service from point of contact to the end of your special day.

STRATOSPHERE The fantastic duo Stratosphere features two of the region's most experienced performers - Davie Thomson and Doug Carroll. Although specialising in weddings, Stratosphere are also available for Corporate Functions, Graduation Balls, Birthday Parties, Charity and outside events. They pride themselves on their adaptability thus ensuring a great night is had by all



CALLUM SCOTTISH PIPER Pipe Major Callum Watson has over 40 years experience as a piper and is available to play at all ocasions where the great highland bagpipe lends itself to the occasion such as weddings, civil partnerships, Burns nights and official lunches, dinners and other parties.


When only the best will do. Our award winning wedding photography will help capture the day for you - perfectly. Brian Sherman Photography offer special rates to couples who choose the Cairndale Hotel as one of their wedding venues.

Specialise in Wedding and Portrait Photography, creating new and exciting images.

ELITE PHOTOGRAPHY BY ALISON BOGIE Weddings & Civil Partnership Specialist. On your wedding day I will be there to capture natural, informal, emotional and amazing images for you to cherish.

F.A.R Videos are a full time, local company & have been filming weddings for over 25 years.
Film coverage is edited using the latest digital editing software to produce those special effects (chapters, titles, music and transitions) that always impress family and friends, and presented on a DVD

GE PHOTOGRAPHY Photographic services bespoke to the bride and groom to suit your individual style, preferences, requirements, and budget. Coverage from preperations to first dance.
Ensure your wedding photographs are in safe hands. Call or email GE Photography on
Tel No: 07725584142
Special Offer: If booked to provide services for wedding at the Cairndale Hotel, GE -Photography will give a 10% discount to the total cost of their photographic services.

HEMERA VISUALS is a Dumfries-based Wedding Photography Company, owned and operated by Cameron Pagan providing couples with beautiful bespoke packages and contemporary unique photography they will treasure forever.We would love to offer a 5% discount off any of our Photography Packages to couples who are having their wedding at the Cairndale Hotel.


DUMFRIES LIMOS Dedicated to making sure your wedding car adds to that experience. All wedding cars will be tastefully presented with co-ordinating ribbons, bows & flowers and are expertly driven by our smartly attired chauffeurs. Established in 2002 have been supplying wedding cars in Dumfries & Galloway for over ten years, making sure you arrive at your wedding venue relaxed, on time & with complete peace of mind. They have something to suit all tastes, from the vintage Excalibur, to classic Rolls Royce to the new Hummers or Range Rover Sport. All the chauffeur driven cars will arrive on the day dressed with silk ribbons, & flowers and don't forget to mention 'The Cairndale Hotel' to receive your complimentary bottle of bubbly. Luxurious Hummers, Limousines & Wedding Cars for hire in Dumfries and the surrounding areas are available to transport you in the lap of luxury to your wedding.