Private Hire

Queen Anne Room

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Dinner 120
DimensionsHeight 5.8m Length 27.8m Width 5.5m

The Queen Anne room is situated in Crown Square - the heart of Edinburgh Castle. The room can be hired at certain times of the year during Castle opening hours for lunches, meetings or presentations.

Also available for Evening Events offering a majestic banqueting venue, pre-dinner drinks can be held in the adjoining courtyard. Alternatively, the whole building can be used for cocktail parties. An exclusive private viewing of the Scottish Crown Jewels is included in evening hire.

Features of the room:

  • Blackout Facilities
  • Disabled Access

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Jacobite Room

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Dinner 100
DimensionsHeight 3.7m Length 19m Width 6.3m

The Castle's contemporary style Jacobite Room provides a flexible venue for a range of events. 

Guests can enjoy an aperitif in the adjoining Redcoat room before dinner in the Jacobite, or use both rooms together for a buffet or reception.

With superb views over the Edinburgh skyline, together with the opportunity to enjoy an exclusive viewing of the Scottish Crown Jewels and Stone of Destiny as well as the finest Scottish cuisine and entertainment, guests are assured of an unforgettable evening. 


Gatehouse Suite

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Dinner 20
DimensionsHeight 3m
Length 6.5m
Width 5m

The 19th century Gatehouse Suite is located at the entrance of Edinburgh Castle.
These rooms offer a luxurious setting for small meetings and seminars. The venue is available to hire both during the day and is also popular for small dinners, receptions and whisky tastings.

Features of the room:

  • Luxurious main meeting room with adjoining breakout room
  • Access to a private terrace, with breathtaking views over the city of Edinburgh and across the Pentland Hills