Book your next event at
Edinburgh Business School

Our facilities include lecture theatres, seminar rooms and high quality accommodation with close proximity to transport networks and easy access to all the cultural and leisure opportunities of Scotland's capital city.

Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, lies in the wooded and landscaped acres of Riccarton Campus, seven miles west of Edinburgh city centre. Our campus is easily accessible from the M8 and city bypass, and is just a ten-minute journey from Edinburgh Airport. Ample car parking space is available. 

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Discover our spaces at Edinburgh Business School

With fantastic on-site facilities, Edinburgh Business School is an ideal choice to host your next company event. Our light-filled atrium space provides a flexible space for exhibitions, dinners and receptions. The School also has two modern purpose-built lecture theatres, both holding up to 100 delegates. These theatres can be set up in a variety of formats, for meetings, lectures and conferences. Each theatre has six fully-equipped break-out rooms for smaller meetings or break-out sessions, and are equipped with flipcharts and white boards. Each lecture theatre offers a lounge for coffee and refreshment breaks.

Wifi is provided throughout the building. Our theatres come with inbuilt AV, PC with laptop connection, plus a projector, screen, document camera and inbuilt microphones. Please contact our events team if you have any additional AV requirements and our onsite team will work with you to find a solution.


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Catering options for your events

Our on-site Bistro 1776 is open to the public Monday – Friday (8:00 – 15:30) serving breakfast, lunch, homemade cakes and coffees. Our events catering offers a wide-range of delicious, high-quality catering for all occasions. We have suggested menus, or our Head Chef can deliver bespoke ideas for your event. Inspire Catering deliver our catering, and hold a Healthy Living award, use fair trade and ethical products, and are happy to facilitate any special dietary requests.

Download a sample Inspire Catering menu

Spacious on-campus accommodation

Our on-site accommodation at Paul Stobart is a two-minute walk away, in a spacious complex of 30 ensuite bedrooms located over three floors and serviced by a lift and stairs. With a private balcony or patio in each room, and king-sized beds and ample desk space, these rooms are an ideal space for relaxing after a busy day. Wifi, a television in each room, and tea and coffee-making facilities are also included.

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On-site sports facilities

Guests using Edinburgh Business School and Paul Stobart accommodation can also access Oriam Health and Fitness centre - Scotland's National Performance Centre - for a daily guest fee. 

Guest pass session includes full use of Oriam's fitness suite, the opportunity to attend one of over 80 group exercise classes within the week, badminton/squash court hire and full use of onsite café facilities. 



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