Venue Hire

George Watson's College offers a unique and historic venue, with modern facilities, conveniently located close to Edinburgh city centre. Our facilities are available to hire on a flexible and competitively priced basis and we have experience in hosting a wide range of events, including:

  • Networking events
  • Gala dinners
  • Theatre productions and rehearsals
  • Dance competitions and rehearsals
  • Summer and holiday camps
  • Exhibitions

We would be delighted to hear from you if are planning an event. We have an experienced team onsite and a wide variety of space to hire across our Senior School, Junior School and Centre for Sport. Our experienced staff will be available throughout your event planning process and on the day of the event.

Details on our venue space and event services can be found below. If you have any questions or would like to discuss planning your next event, please contact our Digital and External Events Manager, Amy Hutchison on or call 0131 446 6067


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.


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

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

Please contact our Digital & External Events Manager,  Amy Hutchison at or call 0131 446 6000/6067

You can also complete the form below and we will respond to your enquiry.