Ghillie Dhu

Edinburgh Bar or club
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Total meeting space200 sq. m
Standing capacity400
Seating capacity200
2 Rutland Place
Edinburgh EH1 2AD
Onsite catering
2 Rutland Place
Edinburgh EH1 2AD


Scottish Event Awards 2011 - Best Small Venue UK Event Awards 2011 - Best Small Venue Scottish Event Awards 2012 - Best Small Venue



  • AV capabilities
  • Furniture
  • Internet access
  • Lighting
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Other decor
  • Space (Private)
  • Space (Semi-private)
  • Wheelchair accessible


  • Staging area

Alcohol and catering

  • Alcohol allowed
  • Onsite catering
  • Onsite kitchen

Photo gallery

Meeting space

Total meeting space200 sq. m
Meeting rooms1
Standing capacity400
Largest room230 sq. m
Seating capacity200
Space (Private)230 sq. m
Space (Semi-private)50 sq. m
Exhibit space200 sq. m

Venue costs

Cost type
Maximum radius
Room rental fee
Room Hire From
Food and beverage per person
Food and beverage per person
Three Course Dinner


Distance from airport

  • 11.27 km from venue


  • Street parking


Ghillie Dhu is a traditional Scottish pub hidden in the West End of Edinburgh's city centre. Primarily a live entertainment venue, it serves hearty local produce, fine ales and premium spirits and shows the best local and national acts performing for your enjoyment. Ghillie Dhu is a beautifully restored Grade B listed Building which showcases all the traditional features of what was originally St Thomas Episcopal Church. With an enviable location, tucked in at the West end of Princes Street between the main shopping district and the cities financial hub, Ghillie Dhu is easily accessible for all manner of events large or small. The main auditorium located on the first floor at Ghillie Dhu is a breathtaking architectural setting ideally suited for a range of events, from an away day for 30 delegates to black tie dinner for 180 guests. The stunning vaulted ceiling and floor length windows make for an exceptional main room which will wow all attendees at your all important meeting, conference, dinner or special occasion.

Event insurance

Event insurance isn't required.

Additional information

Opening Hours: Monday 10am-3am Tuesday 10am-3am Wednesday 10am-3am Thursday 10am-3am Friday 10am-3am Saturday 10am-3am Sunday 10am-3am

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