Still leading the way
The Edinburgh Science Triangle is a collaboration of universities, research institutes, science parks and local authorities within 30 minutes of each other and close to the city centre.
Home to more than 3,000 researchers and 100 market-leading companies, it incorporates the £600m Edinburgh BioQuarter and the £42m Informatics Forum at the University of Edinburgh. It also houses the £60m Roslin Institute and the new Vet School at Easter Bush. It’s a major part of Scotland’s science and technology sector – a sector that continues to lead the world.
Globally recognised as a world-leading authority in the sciences, technology and education, Edinburgh is home to Europe’s largest and most successful informatics centre. Four of the world’s finest universities. The £600m Edinburgh BioQuarter. And the fastest-selling video game of all time – Grand Theft Auto V, by Rockstar North.
There are more than 20,000 beds in and around the city, from five-star hotels to boutique B&Bs. We’ll help you find and book the rooms best suited to your event. We’ll think about location, space, services and facilities and find you the perfect match. Which means everyone’s assured of a warm welcome — and a good night’s sleep.
No matter where you’re coming from, Edinburgh is easy to find. Its international airport – Scotland’s busiest – serves 120 destinations worldwide. Rail links run all over the UK, from Perth to Penzance, Leeds to London and more. It’s easily accessed from Scotland’s motorway network. Transport in the city itself is simple – buses, trams and taxis are in plentiful supply.