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We stop at a minimum of five venues that are selected from the venues below but are subject to change due to availability. 

Hotel du Vin

Hotel du Vin

Nestled deep in Edinburgh’s Old Town and housed within a former city asylum Hotel du Vin  offers 47 bedrooms and suites, a  bistro and mezzanine bar, unique events rooms for business or private dining, cigar bothy, whisky snug, intriguing Laroche tasting room and an outstanding wine cellar.
Contini venue


Cannonball House last building before you reach the Castle has a selection of great food offerings on three levels. On the first floor a lovely cafe with light snacks and great home baking. In the basement an ice cream parlour and on the top floor a lovely restaurant for fine dining. 
Makars venue

Makars Rest

Enjoy a selection of Scottish beers, gins and whiskies served with an array of food the majority of which are  locally sourced. 

Offering comfort food with a Scottish twist



Their food has a choice of great tasting flavours inspired by California. All freshly prepared by their Chefs, who make all their own dishes including bread and ice cream. A great array of over 100 Californian wines all at just £5 above shop prices complement the dishes on the menu. 
SMWS venue

Scotch Malt Whisky Society

28 Queen Street is a beautifully restored Georgian townhouse. The Scotch Malt Whisky Society only ever bottle from a single cask, selected from a range of over 120 whisky distilleries every Society whisky bottling is exceptional. This is a Private club so those on the tour enjoy exclusive access to this fine premises. 
Le di Vin venue

Le di Vin

It provides an elegant setting for a light meal or for those who like to relax with friends over a glass of wine. Old and New Worlds meet in an extensive and thoughtful wine list. You can learn and experiment as most wines are sold by the glass. 
Ghillie Dhu venue

Ghillie Dhu

Ghillie Dhu is a traditional Scottish pub and live entertainment venue serving the finest local produce, ales and premium spirits as well as showcasing the best local, national and International acts. 
Doubletrees venue

Doubletrees Brasserie

Situated in a stunning old department store building this venue has panoramic views of Edinburgh Castle from its rooftop function rooms. On the first Thursday of every month is opened as the Sky Bar.

ROSLEdin venue

Royal Over-Seas League

A private members club on Princes St with unrivalled views of Edinburgh Castle from their dining room. They now provide bedroom accommodation and dining experiences to non-members.