GLORY DAYS ARE AN OFFICIAL TRAVEL TRADE PARTNER FOR THE ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO

 Hotel and Ticket Packages 2019

Standard Package Inclusions

  • Guaranteed Official tickets
  • 2 or more nights’ accommodation in Central Edinburgh
  • Breakfast daily (unless specified)

Highlights

  • Secure your package from £75 per person
  • Option to upgrade your ticket
  • Add on popular Edinburgh attractions
  • Local knowledge and 24/7 duty line to 24 hour assistance if required

Prices from:

£179 per person

based on double occupancy of a room

Secure your package from a non-refundable deposit of £75 per person

Package Overview

Official Royal Edinburgh
Military Tattoo Tickets

As an Official Travel Trade Partner of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo we offer guaranteed Official tickets for all performances, offering spectacular views of the performance and fireworks. Standard packages include section 4 tickets and we also offer the option to upgrade to section 7 to face the Castle directly.


Accommodation

A great range of 3*, 4* and 5* hotels and self-catering apartments to suit all budgets, all located within Edinburgh’s City centre, within walking distance of the Castle, close to Edinburgh’s sights and attractions. Standard packages include a minimum of 2 nights’ accommodation but you have the flexibility to add on additional nights as required and room upgrade supplements can be provided on request.


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Edinburgh Attractions
and Tours

To create a once in a lifetime trip to Edinburgh we recommend you visit one (or more!) of Edinburgh’s iconic and historic sights. A range of attractions such as the Royal Yacht Britannia, Palace of Holyrood, Scotch Whisky Experience, or Edinburgh Castle can be added on to your package at the time of booking. Most of these are self-guided which is perfect if you are looking to explore at your own pace, however, we can also offer tours of the city and Scotland with knowledgeable local guides.


Glory Days Organisation
and Planning

Glory Days are based in central Edinburgh and we love brining clients to our lovely city! We have been providing Official packages for the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo for sixteen years. The relationships we have developed with the event and hotels, combined with local knowledge, guarantee an unforgettable Edinburgh experience. We are ATOL and ABTOT protected, meaning you can book with confidence – you’re in safe hands.

Tickets

Tickets

We have a guaranteed allocation of Official tickets for the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. After many years of being an Official Travel Trade partner all our seats have an excellent view.

Standard Packages

Standard packages traditionally include seats in SECTION 16 (or similar) but we do recommend a small upgrade to SECTION 4 (or similar) as a minimum.
SECTION 4 (or similar) provide outstanding views of the performers as they emerge from the Castle gate, as well as the Castle itself, which will be on your right.

Please note there are always steps to get to general seats and anyone with limited mobility is requested to get in touch with us prior to booking.

Upgrade your Tickets

Want to face the Castle directly and enjoy the precision of the military lines? Upgrade your ticket to SECTION 7 (or similar) for an additional £39 per person on top of the package price.

Accessibility

Please note the Castle is located on a hill with a cobbled slope (above). The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo has facilities for wheelchair access at all performances and those with limited mobility. When booking please make us aware of any requirements you may have. Vehicular access to the Castle is limited but permits to drive to the Esplanade (weekdays only) are available on request.

Hospitality & Premier Seats

Want something extra special for your trip to Edinburgh? Ticket upgrades can also include Premier Seating and Hospitality Packages so you can be wined and dined in some of Edinburgh’s unique venues, including the Castle itself and the Scotch Whisky Experience, before your performance. These are subject to availability upon enquiry.

Hotels

York B&B **

Distance to Tattoo: 0.8 miles / 20 minute walk

This Georgian town house is just 5 minutes’ walk from Princes Street and Edinburgh Waverley Station.  This budget B&B I perfect for resting your head whilst you enjoy the City, with many local bars and restaurants nearby to choose from. This B&B is also close to many Fringe Festival venues such as The Place, The Jam House and The Stand Comedy Club. Please note this B&B does not have an elevator, so may not be suitable for those with limited mobility.


 

Haymarket Hub ***

Distance to Tattoo: 1 mile / 25 minute walk

City centre, budget hotel with contemporary rooms, which boast super comfy beds, power showers, free smartphones and Sky TV movies and sports.  Getting to the hotel couldn’t be easier, with Edinburgh Haymarket Station located directly opposite, and direct links from Edinburgh Airport via tram or and bus. The tram will also take you directly into the City centre every 10 minutes so you can easily get to all the monuments, attractions, shops and Festival venues, that make Edinburgh such a great city to visit


 

Mode Aparthotel ***

Distance to Tattoo: 1 mile / 25 minute walk

In a fantastic central location, Mode’s stylish studios and apartments offer a kitchenette, work space, high speed wifi, Hypnos luxury bed and ample space as standard.  Step outside the door and experience all that Edinburgh has to offer.  Perfect for those looking for a bit more space and a more independant holiday whilst still being in the heart of the action.


 

Ibis Styles ***

Distance to Tattoo: 0.7 mile / 15 minute walk

Located on St Andrew’s Square, just a short walk from Princes Street, this stylish hotel offers spacious and well designed rooms, as well as a complimentary 24 hour snack bar and tea/coffee, perfect for after a busy day exploring Edinburgh.  Full of personality and charm, this is a wonderful hotel that is sure to delight.   Rooms are bright and airy in a combination of fashionable colours, each telling the story behind the hotels original building, along with unique Scottish dialect throughout.


Ibis South Bridge ***

Distance to Tattoo: 0.5 miles / 10 minute walk

Located just off the Royal Mile in the heart of Old Town, this modern hotel is in the perfect location for your trip to Edinburgh.  With the biggest Festival venues, Royal Mile and abundance of bars, restaurants and cafes on your doorstep, you’ll be spoilt for choice! Staying a little longer? You’ll also have time to explore Greyfriars Kirkyard and the National Museum of Scotland which are just around the corner!


Motel One, Royal ***

Distance to Tattoo: 0.3 miles / 7 minute walk

If you’re looking for a centrally located hotel, look no further than Motel One. Located directly outside of Edinburgh Waverley Station and Waverley Bridge for buses to and from the Airport, the Motel One is less than a 10 minute walk to Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile and Princes Street, all of which boast unlimited choices for Fringe Festival shows, attractions such as Scotch Whisky Experience, Holyrood Palace, Mary Kings Close, as well as many great restaurants, shops and bars


The Inn Place ****

Distance to Tattoo: 0.3 miles / 7 minute walk

Located in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town on the picturesque Cockburn Street, which was one of the streets in Edinburgh to inspire Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley, and home to many niche and unique shops.  Within 5 minutes you could be shopping on Princes Street, or taking in the Festival atmosphere on the Royal Mile!


The Place ****

Distance to Tattoo: 0.8 miles / 20 minute walk

This boutique hotel is situated in a stunning A-listed Georgian terrace house in the heart of the City.  A short 5 minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley Station and direct links to and from the Airport via the tram, which stops directly outside.  Enjoy dinner in their stylist restaurant, or a drink and the sun in their private, heated outdoor terrace.  Located a stone’s throw away from some Edinburgh Fringe Festival venues such as The Jam House and Stand Comedy Club and many great places to eat and drink, you’ll wish you stayed longer! Please note this hotel does not have an elevator, so may not be suitable for those with limited mobility.


Hilton Grosvenor ****

Distance to Tattoo: 1 mile / 25 minute walk

Tucked away on a quiet, residential street in the West End of the City, the Hilton Grosvenor resides over two historic 1860’s listed buildings. Enjoy dinner in the Townhouse Restaurant and drinks in Bar 521 after a day of exploring all that Edinburgh has to offer. The tram, which leaves from around the corner, will also take you directly into the City centre every 10 minutes so you can easily get to all the monuments, attractions, shops and Festival venues, that make Edinburgh such a great city to visit.


 

The Courtyard by Marriott ****

Distance to Tattoo: 0.9 miles / 25 minute walk

One of the newest additions to Edinburgh, The Courtyard by Marriott combines heritage with style, offering you all you will need for your stay in the heart of Edinburgh.  Enjoy dinner and cocktails in the Lantern Restaurant and Bar, and start your day off with a session in their fitness centre. Located directly behind Carlton Hill, enjoy a summer stroll up for some picturesque views of the City.


Radisson Blu ****

Distance to Tattoo: 0.4 miles / 8 minute walk

One of Edinburgh’s most popular hotels, The Radisson Blu is located right on the Royal Mile in the heart of the Old Town.  A short walk to Edinburgh Castle, as well as many of Edinburgh’s attractions such as Scotch Whisky Experience, Palace of Holyrood and Camera Obscura.  Soak in the atmosphere of the Fringe Festival on your doorstep, or relax in the hotels bar or swimming pool.


 

Radisson Collection *****

Distance to Tattoo: 0.2 miles / 4 minute walk

If you want to stay close to Edinburgh Castle, look no further than Radisson Collection, which is uniquely located right on the Castle’s doorstep! Before the show, enjoy dinner in the exquisite Cucina restaurant, and a drink in their new bar, Epicurean.  Designer rooms boast stunning skyline views, walk in rain showers and air conditioning. The perfect hotel for the perfect stay in Edinburgh.

Apartments

York Place Self-catering Apartments ★★★★ Superior

Distance to Tattoo: 0.7 miles / 17 minute walk

Our own York Place self-catering apartments are located right in the heart of the City, offering easy links from the trams and train station. Located in a listed Georgian townhouse overlooking the Firth of Forth, our apartments offer modern comforts, with many of them showcasing traditional features such as high ceilings, large windows, fireplaces and original cornicing. Perfect for families and large groups, these apartments sleep between 6-12 people. Some of the Fringe Festival venues, The Stand Comedy Club and Venue 532 Laughing House, are located on the same street and Underbelly, Assembly George Sq Theatre and Gilded Balloon, are only a 20 minutes’ walk away.

Features:

  • Walking Distance to Fringe Festival Venues
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Luggage store on site

Southside Self-catering Apartments ★★★★

Distance to Tattoo: 1.1 miles / 24 minute walk

Situated in a vibrant Newington area, just around the corner from The Holyrood Park and the Arthur’s Seat, our Southside Apartments are perfect for families and larger groups. Some of the apartments feature traditional high ceilings, large windows, and original cornicing and serve as a perfect base to explore the city. Just a short 10 minute walk to the Royal Mile, the area offers a huge range of great bars, restaurants and shops. The main Fringe Festival venues, such as Summerhall, Underbelly, Assembly George Sq Theatre and Gilded Balloon, are only a few minutes’ walk away. The area is well connected by bus and the Waverly train station is a 15 minutes’ walk away.

Features:

  • Walking Distance to Fringe Festival Venues
  • Complimentary WiFi

Rodney Place Self-catering Apartments ★★★

Distance to Tattoo: 1.2 miles / 30 minute walk

Situated in a quiet modern residential area of Edinburgh’s New Town just a 15 minute walk from the Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, our Rodney Place apartments are ideal for families, couples and longer stays. The cafés and restaurants of nearby Broughton Street offer something for everyone, with the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh providing a perfect place to relax. Some of the Fringe Festival venues, The Stand Comedy Club and Venue 532 Laughing House, located on York Place, are only a 10 minutes’ walk away, and St. Andrew’s Square about a 15 minutes’ walk from the apartments. Nearby shops include newsagents and a Tesco supermarket. All apartments include free off street, private parking (one space per apartment); alternatively for those arriving by bus, tram or train, the stations are only a 10 minute walk away.

Features:

  • Walking Distance to Fringe Festival Venues
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Free Off Street Parking

Personalise your package

For any specific requirements and to personalize your package, please call the office on

+44 (0) 131 556 3840

or e-mail

info@edintattootravelpackages.com

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THE ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO

Standard Package Inclusions

  • Guaranteed Official tickets
  • 2 or more nights’ accommodation in Central Edinburgh
  • Breakfast daily (unless specified)

Highlights

  • Secure your package from £75 per person
  • Option to upgrade your ticket
  • Add on popular Edinburgh attractions
  • Local knowledge and 24/7 duty line to 24 hour assistance if required

Prices from:

£179 per person

based on double occupancy of a room

Secure your package from a non-refundable deposit of £75 per person

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