Macdonald Holyrood Hotel - Meeting Edinburgh
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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

Located one mile away from Edinburgh Waverley rail station, the Macdonald Holyrood is the ideal venue for your conference, meeting, away day, private dinner or banquet. The five state-of-the-art function rooms are self contained on the first floor of the hotel with their own conference foyer and bar. All suites have natural daylight, air conditioning and complimentary WIFI access. The Salisbury Suite has its own private balcony with open views over Holyrood Park and adjacent to the Scottish Parliament.

The hotel houses 156 luxurious bedrooms, 23 of which are situated on our exclusive Club Floor featuring a guest lounge with additional extras. The Vital Health & Wellbeing Club offers guests a Technogym; 14m swimming pool; sauna; steam room and four treatment rooms with relaxation lounge.

In our AA Rosette restaurant, Acanthus, we take pride in preparing and serving the highest quality food. We only use the finest seasonal ingredients and source the best produce available to us. True to our Scottish Heritage, the beef and lamb we serve comes from fully accredited Scottish Farms, and the taste quality shines through.          

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81 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH8 5AU
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Meeting Rooms

Capacity by configuration Dimensions
Banquet Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Reception Theatre Area Height
Holyrood 1 18 18 12 12 30 30 48m2 2.7m
Holyrood 2 15 15 12 10 25 20 32m2 2.7m
Holyrood 3 18 18 12 12 35 30 40m2 2.7m
Holyrood Suite 60 40 48 50 120 100 120m2 2.7m
Salisbury 1 50 25 40 30 70 70 68m2 3.2m
Salisbury 2 70 30 48 40 100 100 116m2 3.2m
Salisbury Suite 180 60 100 100 200 300 208m2 3.2m