Private Events

The John Hope Gateway

Opened by Her Majesty the Queen in 2010, The John Hope Gateway is set at the West side of the Edinburgh Garden. This bright, modern space can be transformed for any type of event even offering al fresco dining with stunning views over the Biodiversity Garden. The venue will seat up to 350 people for dinner, and host up to 450 for a reception.

The David Douglas Room

The David Douglas Room is situated within The John Hope Gateway, and is bright, modern and sympathetic to its surroundings creating a truly unique private space. This venue is perfect for more intimate gatherings, as well as corporate away days for up to 40 people.

The Caledonian Hall

The Caledonian Hall is situated at the East side of the Garden. Originally built as the herbarium, it boasts stunning high ceilings and large windows offering lots of natural day light - with views looking out over the Rock Gardens and waterfalls. The Pavilion next door is a purpose built permanent marquee with Constantine doors opening fully, along with indoor heating.

This venue comes complete with a fully stocked bar, licence until midnight and background music system. Seats 100 people for dinner and 120 for a reception.

Private Events