Venue Hire

Our facilities are available to hire on a flexible and competitively priced basis. 

George Watson's College offers a unique and historic venue, with modern facilities, conveniently located close to Edinburgh city centre. 

Our facilities can be hired for a range of events, including but not limited, to: 

  • Networking events 
  • Gala dinners 
  • Theatre productions 
  • Dance competitions 
  • Exhibitions


Our onsite AV team are able to provide AV support and hire of equipment whatever your event requirements. With experience in a huge range of events from professional theatre productions to conferences. Please get in touch to find out more.

Key points about venue hire at Watson’s

  • Close to city centre 
  • Easily accessible from Haymarket and Waverley train stations 
  • Easily accessible by public bus
  • Free onsite parking 
  • Assistance from onsite events team 

How do I hire space at George Watson’s College?

Our experienced staff will be available throughout your event planning process and on the day of the event. 

To find out more please contact our Events Coordinator, Amy Hutchison at or call 0131 446 6000