Conferences at Surgeons' Hall Edinburgh

Our stunning venue can provide all you require for a conference or meeting

Conferences & Meetings at Surgeons' Hall Edinburgh

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh can provide all you require for a conference for up to 500 delegates. You can have exclusive use of our King Khalid Building with a tiered auditorium, our Quincentenary Conference Centre complete with organiser's office and break-out rooms, and the Prince Philip Building with Main Hall and break-out rooms.

Meeting rooms

We have 13 meeting rooms varying in capacity from 2 to 60. Just let us know your requirements and we will allocate the appropriate rooms to your event. Our Venue Selector provides a list of recommended meeting rooms for your numbers.

Venue Selector

Catering

We have a wide selection of delegate packages, varying from healthy sandwich lunches, salads to go and delicious two course lunches. 

Accommodation

Ten Hill Place Hotel has four beautiful skyline rooms for those important speakers at your conference, in addition to 45 Classic bedrooms, 15 Deluxe bedrooms, 13 Superior bedrooms. Delegate rates are available. Our restaurant and wine bar can provide a welcome retreat at the end of a long day.

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Venue capacities

Here is a list of recommended capacities for a conferences to guide you on what location would be most suitable for your event.

Room/Suite Name Theatre Boardroom Boardroom U-Shape Cabaret Classroom
Quincentenary Conf Centre
Wolfson Hall 300 80 60 180 130
GB Ong Room 76 38 30 60 48
Tausend Room 65 32 26 40 24
Wadsworth Room 45 28 24 20 22
King Khalid Building
Auditorium 158 - - - -
Reception Area 70 26 18 40 24
Alastair Duff 30 18 14 - -
Playfair Building
Playfair Hall 150 54 45 90 70
Fellows Library 66 34 30 - -
Logan Turner Room - 16 14 - -
Conan Doyle Room - 10 9 - -
Committee Room 20 20 14 - -
Reception Room 25 22 20 - -
Prince Philip Building - -
The Deacon Suite 200 40 36 120 100
The Charter Suite 60 22 18 15 24
Festival Theatre
FT Auditorium 1000 - - - -
Empire Room 1 50 - - - 40
Empire Room 2 40 - - - 30
Empire Room 3 60 - - - 50
Empire Rooms 1, 2 & 3 150 - - - 120

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