Discover a unique and picturesque venue

At the Royal Botanic Garden, whether you’re looking to organise a grand dinner celebration for 350 guests, an outdoor BBQ, or intimate family gathering, our venue is the perfect choice. We have a vast array of venues for your event. From our opulent Caledonian Hall, perfect for larger parties, to our Terrace Café - which includes Inverleith Lawn with stunning views of Edinburghs’ skyline - and the John Hope Gateway, with a vast space and detailed ceilings inspired by leaves is a beautiful setting for any evening event.

Unique Features


  • Green space within the City Centre
  • Options for outdoor catering, including our pizza oven, pan-Asian street food and BBQ
  • Exclusive use of the gardens at night
  • Beautiful sights and photo opportunities
  • Seasonal food is sourced from our on-site garden
  • The Caledonian Hall spills out into the rock garden with picturesque waterfalls