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Whether you are looking for somewhere to host a regular meeting or for an exceptional venue for a gala dinner or large event, there are plenty of options in Edinburgh. The city’s well connected travel network means that wherever the location, delegates will find travel straightforward, it’s just down to you to choose a venue that will impress. Fortunately, UVE members boast a wide range of meeting spaces both large, small, discreet and outstanding for any type of corporate event. Here are just five locations to consider:

The Cullen Suite at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Featuring tranquil blue tones, naturally lit rooms and panoramic views over the rooftops of Edinburgh’s New Town, the Royal College of Physicians’ Cullen Suite is perfect for planning a meeting in style.  The suite, complete with stunning hardwood floors and intricate ceiling, provides effortless elegance and flexible space. The three rooms which form the suite can be used for a prestigious board meeting or stunning drink receptions.

Dovecot studios

Home to an eclectic mix of talented artists, Dovecot studios provides a creative backdrop for meetings and conferences. In a previous life, the studios housed grand Victorian swimming baths which have now been lovingly refurbished to create rooms ideal for a meeting, conference, wedding or drinks reception. Take a peek inside this lively venue using the virtual tour on Dovecot’s website.

Scotch Whisky Experience

Set on Castlehill at the top of the Royal Mile, the Scotch Whisky Experience is conveniently close to Waverley Station and only a stone’s throw from the Castle.  It offers two whisky themed and stylish event rooms with integrated multimedia facilities.  The superb events team offers the best in friendly and efficient service and the food, created in-house, is of the highest standard. Why not end your meeting with a whisky tour or tasting to complete the perfect away day?

Musselburgh Racecourse

Get out of town with the conference and events facilities at the historic Musselburgh Racecourse. Only 20 minutes from Edinburgh city centre or 30 minutes from Edinburgh Airport and with free on-site parking, this venue is suitable for guests travelling from a little further afield.  The option to hire different areas of the course, including the grounds, business suites, restaurants, and bars, should cater well to all corporate bookings from 10 -125 delegates.

Dynamic Earth

A short hop from the Scottish Parliament, Dynamic Earth combines flexibility, accessibility and a stunning backdrop.  The meeting rooms are ideal for an event or meeting, whether it is formal or informal. Available as a combined large meeting space or as individual rooms, Salisbury Rooms 1 and 2 at Dynamic Earth offer a contemporary and flexible setting. Even more inspiring, the Hutton and Boardroom suites benefit from natural daylight and views across Holyrood Park and the Salisbury Crags.  As you’d expect, this venue offers modern audio visual facilities across all of its meeting rooms and a high quality of hospitality.

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