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Travel and Accommodation


Venue Location

Fellow's Library, Playfair Building, Surgeons Quarter, Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DW;  Tel: +44 (0) 131 527 3434.

To see the venue location on a map, see here.



Accommodation is NOT included in the ticket price.

We have reserved rooms at Ten Hill Place Hotel in the Surgeons Quarter for the nights of Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th February 2020. These are priced at £99 per person per night (single occupancy), which includes breakfast. If you would like to book one of these rooms, please call 0131 6622080 quoting reference SURG260220 before 31st December 2019.

Alternative accommodation options near the workshop venue:

Holiday Inn Express (4 min walk from workshop venue), from £56 pp/pn

Parliament House Hotel (13 min walk from workshop venue), from £50 pp/pn

Grassmarket Hotel (9 min walk from workshop venue), from £63 pp/pn

Old Waverley Hotel (12 min walk from workshop venue), from £71 pp/pn

Hotel Du Vin (5 min walk from workshop venue), from £104 pp/pn

Macdonald Holyrood Hotel (8 min walk from workshop venue), from £108 pp/pn

The Inn on The Mile (3 min walk from workshop venue), from £133 pp/pn



By rail: Waverley train station is in the heart of the city centre with trains from all major cities. The station is located roughly a 10 minute walk from the venue.

By air: The airport is 8km from the city centre with frequent Airlink buses, trams or taxis to bring you into the city. To Surgeons Quarter by taxi it is under a 30 minute journey.