Venue Hire

Call our Events Team today!
0131 550 3660


28 July 2018 to 12 January 2019

Dovecot provides an accessible venue at the heart of Edinburgh’s historic Old Town that can accommodate a broad range of unique events from small intimate drinks receptions and meetings to larger occasions such as weddings and awards ceremonies.

Weddings at Dovecot
We are now taking bookings for Weddings at Dovecot for 2019 and beyond. Do contact for more information.

For more information about our other specific event packages including Daily Delegate Rates please contact

Meeting Room
Boardroom x 22 | Cabaret x 18 | Classroom x 24 | Theatre x 40 | Reception x 50 | Banquet x 24

Ladies Baths
Boardroom x 22 | Cabaret x 72 | Classroom x 24 | Theatre x 120 | Reception x 120 | Banquet x 96

Viewing Balcony
Reception x 250 | Banquet x 250

Weaving Floor
Theatre x 180 | Reception x 250 | Banquet x 250

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Christmas and New Year 2018/19 Closure

Dovecot will close for the holiday period on Saturday 22nd December at 5.30pm. We will reopen to the public on Thursday 3rd January 10.30am

Gallery & Shop

Mon-Sat 10.30am-5.30pm

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony

Mon-Fri 12-3pm Sat 10.30am-5.30pm


Mon-Fri 9am-5pm Sat 10am-5pm