The Royal Scots Club

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The charm of a country house hotel
with a cosy club atmosphere

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The Royal Scots Club

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Luxury experience Like no Other

Welcome to The Royal Scots Club

The Royal Scots Club is a welcoming private members’ club in the heart of one of the world’s greatest cities, Edinburgh. Situated within one of the capital’s finest Georgian streets, the Royal Scots Club offers that rare combination; the charm of a country house hotel with a cosy club atmosphere. More personal than a hotel, The Club is a perfect home from home to relish the culture and character of Scotland’s capital city.

The Royal Scots Club is open to both members and non-members alike, offering first rate services such as:

Why Not Become a Member of the Royal Scots? We can't wait to see you!

While the Royal Scots Club still proudly maintains its ties with the armed forces, a service connection isn’t needed to become  a member. There is no typical Royal Scots Club Member: we welcome applications for membership from all ladies and  gentlemen over the age of eighteen, and from corporate bodies  as well as individuals.

  • Exclusive discounts on luxury accommodation
  • Exclusive use of our lounge, library and snooker room
  • A social calendar of events for all tastes
  • Benefits for corporate members

Your Dream Wedding Is Just A Click Away

We had our wedding at the Royal Scots Club on Sat 5th September and it was absolutely amazing, the whole wedding was held here and it was a great choice.
The Wedding of Sarah & Colin September 2014

  • The Princess Royal Suite
  • The Hepburn Suite
  • The Douglas Room
  • The Members’ Library

Conference and Meeting rooms that will turn heads

Our Conference Venues offer a unique blend of traditional and new. Whether you are looking for a quiet and inspiring meeting room or a large and contemporary Conference Venue, you will find exactly what you require at The Royal Scots Club.

  • The Hepburn Syndicate Room
  • The Ellesmere Room
  • The Douglas Room
  • The Dumbarton Room
    The Hepburn Suite
  • The Princess Royal Suite

Traditional luxury experience like no other

The Royal Scots Club’s incredible style is only surpassed by its appeal as not only a perfect spot for a weekend retreat or business stop, but as a delightful conference venue or even a spectacular wedding reception venue, thanks to its gifted and friendly staff.

  • UNESCO World Heritage site location
  • 25 Individually Designed Luxury En-Suite Rooms
  • Scenic Views Across Edinburgh from some rooms
  • High Quality Room Facilities

Exquisite dining experience for members and guests

Our elegant restaurant will ensure that you have the most delightful dining experience possible. Our attention to detail, both in our presentation and our service, are what makes dining at the Royal Scots Club such a special occasion.

  • Royal Scots Club Restaurant
  • Private Dining at The Royal Scots Club
  • Christmas Party Venue

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Tips for choosing your wedding venue

28/09/2016

The thought of deciding which wedding venue to choose can be daunting! Obviously The Royal Scots Club is our venue of choice, but here is a check list to bear in mind when making that all important decision. 1. Agree a budget This will determine the guest numbers you’re inviting and the venues available to you. […]

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Musings with a Member

19/09/2016

The Club is made up of an extraordinarily diverse group of people due to its open membership policy. Over the next few months we hope to share some of their stories. This month, we had a chat with Lt Cdr Dairmid Gunn OBE RN Rtd who joined the Club in 2002. Dairmid started on a […]

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Enjoy Edinburgh’s Festival of Dreams 2016

13/09/2016

A celebration of stories, narration and the historic art of storytelling is back in Edinburgh in 2016. The Scottish International Storytelling Festival is a 10-day extravaganza which brings live storytelling, oral traditions and artists from around the world. The Festival is organised for 21st to 31st October and brings together international orators, expressive storytellers and musicians. The Scottish […]

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Liaison Lunches

12/09/2016

Ladies Business & Inspirational Liaison Lunches Join us for lunch and enjoy listening to a series of inspirational speakers on a range of topical subjects. Only £20 per person per date which includes a welcome drink & lunch. Thursday 15th September 2016 Mollie Hughes, mountaineer & motivational speaker           Thursday 10th November […]

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Five Romantic Date Ideas in Edinburgh

Whether you’re in a new couple or in the final stages of planning your wedding in Edinburgh, taking time out to explore and see the best of the city can breathe new life into a relationship. There are so many different things to do in Edinburgh and so many opportunities to enjoy a date night […]

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Scottish Wedding Traditions

05/09/2016

If you choose to get married in Scotland, you may want to embrace the traditions of a Scottish wedding. Many Scottish weddings are more modern but if you want to go down the traditional route then here we are looking at a wide range of different traditions which have been part of Scottish ceremonies for […]

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