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Edinburgh First also offers conference accommodation in Edinburgh. We have 153 en-suite bedrooms available all year round plus an additional 1,885 bedrooms during the summer.  We have private dining rooms, restaurants, bars and cafés too - as well as all of Edinburgh's attractions right on your doorstep - plenty of opportunities for post-conference team-building and networking.

Masson House Hotel & Bistro Located on our Pollock Halls campus, Masson House Hotel & Bistro is a 3* year-round B&B accommodation.

Masson House Hotel & Bistro offers accommodation in Edinburgh City whether you're an independent traveller or you're looking to accommodate conference delegates or groups. 

The Hotel is located at the foot of the royal Holyrood Park and Arthur’s Seat and a short walk to all the main Edinburgh tourist attractions and historic Royal Mile.

The hotel merges traditional style with contemporary accommodation and locates you close to the action. A hotel of two halves, whether you choose our 18-century richness or contemporary cool.

Salisbury Green rooms are carefully designed to reflect the atmosphere, history and architecture of that building. All 36 en-suite bedrooms exude richness and quality. Our more contemporary side of the hotel, which was recently refurbished, offers 72 modern en-suite bedrooms all with a sophisticated design - these deluxe rooms are perfect for those who want a more modern feel to their stay.

The Bistro and Lounge offers a fine dining experience in a relaxed atmosphere. A delicious dinner menu in the Bistro using locally-sourced ingredients or tapas-style food in the Lounge, is the perfect way to relax, unwind and enjoy the exquisite food. 

KM Central KM Central, formerly known as Kenneth Mackenzie, has undergone a large-scale renovation on its 45 double en-suite bedrooms as well as a re-design of the breakfast room. KM Central is one of Edinburgh First’s year-round hotels in heart of the city. Its compact and contemporary design, means the purposeful rooms use efficient amount of space making for a comfortable stay. A ‘typical’ room is 13.6sqm, which includes double bed, wardrobe, desk and en-suite – perfect for delegates. Pollock Halls During the summer, our Pollock Halls and Summer Flats also offer great value bed and breakfast accommodation during the peak season. With rooms for hundreds of visitors, they are flexible and affordable alternatives for those larger conferences where space is important.

Richmond Place Apartments If you are looking for something longer-term, Edinburgh First manages a contemporary self-catered apartment block in the heart of the city centre. Richmond Place offers 35 studio and one-bed apartments, perfect for those spending a bit more time in the capital, and offers all of the comforts needed to feel right at home. Just 10 minutes away from the National Museum of Edinburgh and close to Holyrood Park, guests have the chance to experience Edinburgh’s historic old town on their doorstep. 


Gordon Dow
The University of Edinbugh, 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH16 5AY
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Edinburgh First - Venues

The University of Edinburgh has a vast range of impressive historic and modern buildings that reflect it's 400-year history. Edinburgh First brings these buildings to life as successful conference, dining and meeting venues that are full of Edinburgh's character and charm. We will organise, cater and facilitate all your events and conferences professionally and efficiently. more details…

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