St Giles Cathedral

Kirks of Auld Reekie

Or the Churches of Edinburgh, depending on how you look at these things.

With such a long and rich history, Edinburgh has many sights and sounds to engage with and this includes a large number of churches, displaying real feats of architectural design as well as graveyards which are the final resting place of many famous Scots. Below is a closer look at five of Edinburgh’s most renowned churches. Continue reading

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Join The Royal Scots Club

Becoming a member of the Royal Scots Club is a fantastic decision and we welcome all new members warmly. All people aged over 18 are welcome. As well as joining as an individual member we also offer corporate membership which is a great choice for your business. You can download a Membership Form and read more about the great benefits of becoming a member of The Royal Scots Club. Continue reading

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A Romantic Valentine’s in Edinburgh

There be many contenders on the list for your Valentine’s Day romantic getaway this year but we reckon Edinburgh should be right up there with the rest. There are plenty of wonderful sights to see and more than that, plenty of opportunities for an intimate moment and some seriously special time with your significant other.

Here are some top ideas for what you could do on a romantic break to Edinburgh, whether it’s Valentine’s Day or not.

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New Town

Edinburgh’s New Town

Our home in the heart of Edinburgh’s New Town, may sound, when written down, like we’re based in a modern industrial business park environment but it couldn’t be further from the truth. As much a part as Edinburgh City Centre as any other, Edinburgh’s New Town is only new by comparison, it was in fact built and developed in the 18th and 19th centuries. This is why buildings such as ours fit in beautifully with the surroundings and give visitors a taste of elegant architecture and some sterling examples of urban town planning at its finest.

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Festive Edinburgh

What’s on this Christmas in Edinburgh?

Christmas in Edinburgh is a fun and enjoyable experience that everyone should try at least once. Voted one of CNN’s Best Cities for a Winter holiday, there’s a lot to love about Edinburgh in the colder months. Our cobbled streets taken on extra character and the castle looms ominously over the city, even more breath-taking in Winter.

Edinburgh is a magical backdrop for enjoying your Christmas shopping, nights out and a whole array of winter events. Princes Street Gardens become a winter wonderland, complete with fun ice skating rink, Ferris wheel and of course a ginormous festive Christmas tree.

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Conference venue in Edinburgh

5 Reasons to have a Conference in Edinburgh

The world is full of vibrant and interesting cities which have their own conference venues and something to offer you, so why choose Edinburgh? From all the cities that you could be considering for your conference, Edinburgh has many distinct reasons which make it a perfect conference location. Here we’re looking at five reasons we think you should have your conference in Edinburgh. Continue reading

Weddings at Royal Scots Club

DIY Wedding Tips

Five Ways to get the most for your Money

Your wedding may be the best day of your life but that doesn’t mean you have to blow all your savings on the big day. A little bit of budget planning and a couple of cunning plans is enough to see your costs cut in half and here we’re looking at some of the ways you can get the most from your money and have a wedding day to remember. Continue reading

The Return Of The 4th Royal Scots In Edinburgh After The War

Remembering Heroes: World War One Centenary

In June 28th 1914 Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austro-Hungarian Empire was shot dead in Sarajevo and this signalled, although indirectly, the beginning of World War One. 2014 marks the 100 year centenary of The Great War and as a club setup to honour the fallen The Royal Scots Club simply had to ensure our heroes were remembered on this important occasion. Continue reading

Conference venue in Edinburgh

Choosing a Club over a Hotel for your Corporate Business Meeting

When choosing the venue for a business meeting there are a wide range of different options available. Many people simply pick the nearest hotel conference facilities to their office or choose a hotel in the centre of town – but there are many more and in our opinion, better options available.

The Royal Scots Club offers exquisite business meeting and conference facilities to allow for a range of different companies and businesses to enjoy their events. There are many benefits of choosing a club over a hotel for your corporate business meeting. Here is a closer look at the top reasons why choosing a club is a great decision. Continue reading