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Venue Hire in the Heart of Edinburgh

When it comes to discovering the perfect Edinburgh venue hire for your special event, your search ends here. Welcome to The Real Mary King’s Close – your ultimate destination for a unique and centrally located venue that guarantees an unforgettable experience.

Imagine hosting your event in the heart of Edinburgh’s historic charm, where every corner exudes centuries of stories and intrigue. Writer’s Court and our scenic Boardroom, which overlooks the iconic Royal Mile, offer an exceptional backdrop for any occasion.

From captivating film shoots to immersive art installations, from music performances to lively parties, and from meetings, to film screenings and product launches, simply share your idea with us and we’ll do all we can to make it happen.

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Spaces & Capabilities

Our Meeting Room can seat up to 16 people and hold a reception for 20 people.

If you would like to organise a bespoke event in any of the rooms that feature on our 5-star social history tour, please contact us.

At The Real Mary King’s Close, we have a range of spaces available to suit any kind of event. An atmospheric venue through and through, our site will certainly bring the “wow” factor to an event of any kind.


Our all-inclusive city centre meeting room is perfect for formal get-togethers and board discussions.

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