Strmol Castle

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Dvorje 3, Cerklje na Gorenjskem, Upper Carniola, Slovenia


Strmol Castle, one of Slovenia’s oldest & most impeccably preserved castles, is a stunning emblem of the country’s rich cultural heritage. Renowned for its architectural grandeur and historical significance, it has garnered international recognition.

Steeped in history and architectural splendour, Strmol Castle is a testament to Slovenia's rich cultural heritage. Renowned as one of the oldest and most impeccably preserved castles in the country, its regal charm has garnered international acclaim, earning it the esteemed title of " "Unique Castle of the Year" from the prestigious Travel & Hospitality tourist magazine, headquartered in London.

Nestled amidst meticulously landscaped grounds, the castle estate exudes an ethereal allure, with its tranquil lake and enchanting vistas reminiscent of scenes from a fairy tale. Designated as a cultural monument of national significance in 2004, Strmol Castle underwent an extensive restoration from 2010 to 2012, ensuring the preservation of its historic legacy for generations to come.

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Beyond its architectural grandeur, Strmol Castle serves as a captivating backdrop for unforgettable weddings, offering couples a genuinely enchanting setting far removed from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Whether exchanging vows amidst the pristine beauty of the outdoors or within the elegant confines of the castle's refined interiors, every aspect of the wedding ceremony and reception is meticulously tailored to perfection.

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Guests are invited to luxuriate in the opulent accommodations of the castle's authentically appointed rooms, where they are treated to a truly regal experience befitting the splendour of the occasion. From intimate boutique ceremonies to lavish celebrations, Strmol Castle epitomizes timeless elegance, making it the quintessential choice for discerning couples seeking an unparalleled wedding experience.

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Hire Options

  • Exclusive Use

Hotel & Venue Type:

  • Exclusive Use
  • In the Country
  • Historic
  • Outdoor License
  • Stately Home
  • Landmark
  • Indoor License
  • Civil Ceremony Licence
  • Asian Wedding
  • Unique Venue

Dining Options:

  • Seated Meal Facilities
  • Corkage Option
  • Alcohol Licence
  • Dry Hire
  • In House Catering

Hotel & Venue Amenities

  • Outdoor License
  • Indoor License
  • Civil Ceremony Licence
  • Marquees and Tents
  • Seated Meal Facilities
  • In House Catering
  • Dry Hire

Services and Facilities

  • Rooms
  • Breakfast
  • Café/bistro


  • Free WIFI

Room Facilities

  • Cable TV
  • Telephone in the bathroom
  • Temperature controls
  • Bath Robs
  • Room safe
  • TV with international news channel
  • Make-up mirror
  • Mini-bar

In-house services

  • Safety deposit boxes at reception
  • Business center
  • Laundry service

More Details

Venue Capacity Up to 70 people for a wedding celebration
Accommodation 6 castle rooms available
Exclusive Use Yes

Contact Information


Dvorje 3, Cerklje na Gorenjskem, Upper Carniola, Slovenia
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Frequently Asked Questions

What wedding packages are available at Strmol Castle?

Strmol Castle offers a variety of wedding packages tailored to different preferences and budgets. Packages can include venue rental, catering, floral arrangements, photography, music, and accommodation for the bridal party and guests. Each package can be customized to ensure that every aspect of your wedding day is exactly as you envisioned.

Can we have both our ceremony and reception at the castle?

Yes, Strmol Castle provides beautiful settings for both the ceremony and reception. You can exchange vows in the picturesque outdoor gardens or within the elegant interiors of the castle. Depending on your preference and the number of guests, the reception can be held in one of the grand halls, on outdoor terraces, or even in a marquee set up in the gardens.

How many guests can Strmol Castle accommodate for a wedding?

Strmol Castle can accommodate various wedding sizes, from intimate gatherings to more significant celebrations. The castle's various spaces can host up to 70 guests for a seated dinner in the main hall and more for a cocktail-style reception. Additional arrangements, such as outdoor tents, can accommodate 150 guests for more significant events.

What are the accommodation options for the wedding party and guests?

The castle offers luxurious accommodations for the wedding couple, their families, and guests. The authentically appointed rooms combine historic charm with modern amenities, ensuring a comfortable stay. The castle can accommodate up to 20 guests overnight, with additional lodging options available nearby for larger parties.

Can we arrange for the exclusive use of the castle for our wedding?

Yes, couples can arrange for the exclusive use of Strmol Castle for their wedding day, ensuring complete privacy and the staff's full attention. Exclusive use allows you and your guests to enjoy the castle and its grounds, making your special day even more intimate and memorable.

What additional services can Strmol Castle provide for our wedding?

Strmol Castle offers additional services to make your wedding day perfect. These include wedding planning and coordination, gourmet catering with customized menus, floral design, music and entertainment, professional photography and videography, and spa services for pre-wedding relaxation. The dedicated wedding team at Strmol Castle is committed to ensuring every detail is meticulously planned and executed.

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Up to 70 people for a wedding celebration


Wedding Dining at Strmol Castle

Customizable Menus: Strmol Castle offers fully customizable menus for wedding dining, allowing couples to create a unique culinary experience that reflects their tastes and preferences. Whether you desire traditional Slovenian dishes, Mediterranean fare, or international cuisine, the castle's culinary team can craft a menu tailored to your vision.

Types of Dining Options:

  • Formal Seated Dinners: Enjoy a multi-course meal in elegant dining halls or outdoor settings, featuring meticulously prepared dishes that highlight the best local and international flavours.
  • Buffet-Style Meals: A more relaxed dining option where guests can choose from expertly prepared dishes, offering flexibility and variety.
  • Cocktail Receptions is perfect for a more informal atmosphere. They feature passed hors d'oeuvres and food stations that encourage mingling and socializing.

Dietary Accommodations: Strmol Castle is committed to accommodating all dietary restrictions and preferences, including vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, and allergy-specific requirements. The culinary team ensures that all guests enjoy a delightful dining experience without compromising taste or presentation.

Beverage Services: The castle provides an extensive selection of beverages to complement your wedding menu, including:

  • Fine Wines and Champagnes: Curated selections to pair with your meal.
  • Craft Beers and Signature Cocktails: Customized drink options to add a personal touch to your celebration.
  • Non-Alcoholic Beverages: A variety of options to cater to all guests.

Tasting Sessions: Before the wedding, couples are invited to a tasting session to sample various dishes and finalize their menu selections. This allows for a personalized dining experience that meets the couple's expectations and ensures every detail is perfect.

Elegant Presentation and Service: The dining experience at Strmol Castle is characterized by sleek presentation and impeccable service. Each dish is beautifully plated, and the professional staff provides attentive service throughout the event, ensuring a seamless and memorable dining experience for you and your guests.

Locally Sourced Ingredients: The castle's culinary team emphasizes using fresh, locally sourced ingredients, ensuring high-quality and flavorful dishes. This commitment to local produce supports the community and enhances the dining experience with the freshest seasonal flavours.

Strmol Castle's dedication to exceptional wedding dining ensures that your celebration is marked by exquisite cuisine, personalized service, and a memorable culinary journey for you and your guests.


Historic Ambiance and Modern Comfort: The authentically appointed rooms at Strmol Castle feature period-appropriate furnishings that transport guests back in time. Antique furniture, ornate decor, and original architectural details create a sense of grandeur and history. Despite their historic ambience, the rooms have modern amenities to ensure a comfortable stay, including high-speed internet, flat-screen TVs, and climate control.

Royal Suites: For those with a taste for the extraordinary, Strmol Castle presents its crown jewel- the Royal Suites. These opulent spaces offer a heightened sense of luxury with their expansive layouts, sumptuous bedding, and panoramic views of the castle grounds. The en-suite bathrooms are a testament to indulgence, adorned with high-end fixtures and stocked with premium toiletries, ensuring guests feel truly pampered throughout their stay.

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Unparalleled personalized Service: At Strmol Castle, we take pride in our commitment to providing personalized service to each and every guest. From the moment of arrival, our dedicated staff is on hand to cater to your every need, ensuring your stay is nothing short of exceptional. Whether it's arranging special requests, offering local recommendations, or simply providing a warm welcome, our aim is to make you feel like royalty.

Exclusive Amenities: Guests at Strmol Castle can enjoy a range of exclusive amenities designed to enhance their stay. The castle's dining options include gourmet meals prepared with locally sourced ingredients, offering a taste of Slovenian cuisine in a refined setting. Guests can also unwind in the castle's elegant common areas, such as the library or the lounge, which provide perfect spots for relaxation and socializing.

Unforgettable Scenic Views: Nestled amidst meticulously landscaped grounds, Strmol Castle offers a feast for the eyes with its breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside. Each room provides a unique vantage point, whether it's a serene view of the lake, a lush panorama of the gardens, or a majestic glimpse of the distant mountains. These picturesque vistas enhance the enchanting atmosphere of the castle, making every moment spent here a visual delight.

Event Accommodations: The accommodations provide a convenient and luxurious option for those attending weddings or events at Strmol Castle. Guests can stay on-site, ensuring they are close to the festivities while enjoying the comfort and elegance of the castle's rooms. This convenience allows guests to fully immerse themselves in the celebration without worrying about transportation or logistics.

In conclusion, Strmol Castle's accommodations offer a blend of historic charm and modern luxury, ensuring an unforgettable stay for every guest. With its regal rooms, personalized service, and stunning surroundings, Strmol Castle provides a unique and enchanting experience that is truly fit for royalty.