Surgeons Hall

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Total Meeting Space1,500 sq. m
Standing Capacity2,000
Seating Capacity1,900
Nicolson Street
Edinburgh EH8 9DW
Onsite Catering
Outside Caterers Allowed
Nicolson Street
Edinburgh EH8 9DW


AA Hotel Services



  • AV Capabilities
  • Furniture
  • Internet Access
  • Lighting
  • Onsite Restaurant
  • Table Linens
  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • Dance Floor
  • Loading Dock
  • Staging Area

Alcohol and Catering

  • Onsite Catering
  • Outside Caterers Allowed

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Meeting Space

Total Meeting Space1,500 sq. m
Meeting Rooms17
Standing Capacity2,000
Largest Room277 sq. m
Second Largest Room190 sq. m
Seating Capacity1,900
Meeting Rooms
Room Size
Ceiling Height
Room Dimensions
Maximum Capacity
Banquet Rounds
Cocktail Rounds
The Playfair Building - Playfair Hall
190sq. m6 m17 mx 11 m200-1562002007050
The Playfair Building - Fellows Library
72sq. m4 m8 mx 9 m200-48200--30
The Playfair Building - Reception Room
42sq. m4 m9 mx 5 m25---25-22
The Playfair Building - Logan Turner Room
35sq. m4 m7 mx 5 m25--25-1616
The Playfair Building - Committee Room
30sq. m3 m-20---20-18
Quincentenary Building - Wolfson Hall
277sq. m4 m25 mx 11 m300-230300266100100
Quincentenary Building - G B Ong Room
110sq. m3 m10 mx 11 m76---763830
Quincentenary Building - Tausend Room
90sq. m3 m10 mx 9 m50---502424
Quincentenary Building - Wadsworth Room
73sq. m3 m9 mx 8 m40---401820
Symposium Hall - Auditorium
181sq. m5 m-158---158--
Symposium Hall - Reception Room
139sq. m3 m-120-9012030--
Symposium Hall - Alasdair Duff Room
79sq. m3 m-25--2025--
The Prince Philip Building - The Deacon's Suite
168sq. m6 m14 mx 13 m23036230-20013040
The Prince Philip Building - The Charter Suite
56sq. m3 m15 mx 5 m6018--601622
The Prince Philip Building - Lower Ground
87sq. m2 m15 mx 6 m6018--60-22

Guest Rooms

Total Guest Rooms77
Doubles (2 Beds)73


Local Attractions

National Museum of Scotland

5 minutes away
Chambers Street
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2 EH1 1JF

Festival Theatre Edinburgh

5 minutes away
Just across the road - a stunning building with a great variety of shows.

The Scottish Parliament

Historical Landmark
1 mi. away
An interesting architectural structure which is worth a visit. It is advisable to book a tour in advance.

Edinburgh Castle

Historical Landmark
1 mi. away
One of the most famous landmarks in Scotland. A must to visit while in Edinburgh. The views are stunning.


  • Paid Parking


Surgeons Hall is the perfect venue for your conference, meeting, wedding or special event. Located in the heart of Edinburgh and only ten minutes away from Princes Street and Edinburgh Castle, Surgeons Hall can accommodate between 10 - 750 guests and provides a truly unique venue in which to host your conference or event within the historic City of Medicine. Whether you are managing a prestigious corporate event, planning a conference, choosing a wedding location, or simply looking for meeting rooms in Edinburgh, our venue will exceed your expectations.

Additional Information

Five venues ranging from the Historical Playfair Building, built in 1832, the King Khalid our 158 capacity lecture theatre, the modern Quincentenary Hall which was completed in 2007, the new Prince Philip Building and the Festival Theatre, catering for conferences for up to 750. 4 Star Hotel, Ten Hill Place, is also on site with 77 Bedrooms. Ten Hill Place is affordable yet indulgent, intimate and Individual.

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