Balmoral Hotel Venue Hire Scotland EH2
A city landmark in its own right, The Balmoral prides itself on its blend of exceptional facilities, experienced event staff and dedication to detail. The central location of the hotel and is easily accessible by both train or air and offers groups easy access to the historic sights of the UNESCO World Heritage listed Old and New Towns, leading luxury department stores and is within walking distance of many Edinburgh attractions.
The Balmoral offers 188 opulent suites and stylish rooms, many with views towards Edinburgh Castle and the Old Town. All 168 rooms and 20 suites combine contemporary elegance with The Balmoral’s strong sense of history and charm. Each bedroom has its own characteristics borrowed from our Scottish heritage, which offers a true refuge in which to relax or escape.
The Balmoral’s ten conference and banqueting suites, including the signature Sir Walter Scott Suite all enjoy natural daylight and can accommodate a wide range of events including: business conferences, intimate dinner parties, large receptions and weddings. The hotel and city also make for an ideal incentive destination with an abundance of history and culture readily available.
The Balmoral’s 10 fully-equipped function rooms all enjoy natural daylight and overlook the magnificent Edinburgh Castle. The Sir Walter Scott Suite can easily accommodate up to 350 guests, making it the ideal venue for large receptions, business conferences and weddings. Elsewhere, our private meeting rooms offer the perfect setting for intimate dinner parties, with ornate cornicing and welcoming fireplaces.Packages
MEETINGS & EVENTS
Whether you want to host a lavish gala dinner or an intimate business gathering, a private cocktail party or a product launch, our 10 sophisticated and well-equipped events spaces in Edinburgh—which can accommodate parties of 15 to 450 guests—offer style, comfort and Rocco Forte Hotels’ impeccable, world-class service.
Found at No. 1 Princes Street, the most prestigious address in the Scottish capital, The Balmoral enjoys exceptional access to Edinburgh’s main transport hubs, including Waverley Station (located adjacent to the hotel) and the international airport.
For its stunning city centre location, The Balmoral retains a surprising sense of peace and refined sophistication. Each of our light-flooded meeting and events spaces retain a wealth of grand, original features, with almost all showcasing the city’s most privileged views, looking out towards Edinburgh Castle and the Old Town.
Your event will also benefit from the services of our dedicated events team, while your guests will have the opportunity to dine at our Michelin-starred restaurant, Number One, in the chic surrounds of Brasserie Prince, or enjoy late-night whisky tastings at SCOTCH, our stylish whisky bar with over 500 bottles to choose from.
The Balmoral, 1 Princes Street, where Old Town meets New, a legendary hotel and landmark clock tower: a symbol of its city
A welcome in bespoke Balmoral tartan; Hebridean blues, heather hues and classic Scottish art; whisky ambassadors with 500 malts – The Balmoral is a love letter to Scotland. Looking up to Edinburgh Castle, savour Michelin-starred dining, French-Scottish bistro fare, award-winning afternoon tea and a serene urban spa at the city’s most majestic spot.