Venue Hire in Edinburgh

Looking for a top venue to hire in Edinburgh? Then choose Leith Arches. We can provide you with a large and stylish space for almost any type of event you are planning. With its great location, modern industrial style, lots of space, and experienced staff, we’ve got everything you need to enjoy the perfect event.


We host wedding ceremonies and receptions, birthday/anniversary celebrations, funeral wakes, stag and hen parties, corporate events, live entertainment, and more.


We can accommodate and recommend food trucks, as well as cold buffets at no extra cost. We have limited kitchen facilities at the moment and may be able to accommodate external catering depending on the requirements. We hope to offer our inhouse catering service in the near future


Our large venue can host up to 180 people, making it suitable for large parties and events. The exact number of people we can host depends on the seating arrangements. If you are planning a smaller event, you might want to hire the mezzanine level, which is suitable for up to 60 guests. If you’re looking for a venue for hire in Leith, talk to us to find out more about your options and we’ll be happy to show you around.


Elevate your Christmas at Leith Arches! Experience festive joy with exclusive packages, including a delectable 3-course meal and complimentary welcome drinks. Our live entertainment featuring a dynamic DJ and lively karaoke sets the perfect celebratory mood. Make this holiday truly memorable with us!

Plan Your Event However You Wish

You can treat Leith Arches as a blank canvas for your event or let us set it up for you. Whatever you want, it’s the perfect place for your event.
We can offer you our own catering service consisting of buffet and street food, or we can work with your own caterers. Set up the decoration how you wish, hire a live band or a DJ or use our own selection of music. Whatever works best for you, we’ve got the right solution.


What’s going on at 📆 your friendly neighbourhood Arch this week 🎭 
Friday 🎶 Love live music? Us too! 🎸 Get ready for Sofar’s magical space transformations, the artists remain a mystery kickstart your weekend with local artists & epic vibes! ✨ 
🎉🌟 Quisqueya Culture Party Alert! 🌟🎉 this Saturday 
Hold onto your dance shoes, 🕺💃 For the first time we’re bringing the legendary Kewdy De los Santos “El Gato Malo” all the way from the Dominican Republic to share the stage with Robert Rufino and Liuven Dance! 😺🔥
Get ready to spice up your night with LIVE Bachata, Salsa, and Merengue! And just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, our guest DJ, Amaury Brigante, creator of La Formula Brigante, is flying in straight from Barcelona! 🎶🌟
Sunday 🧘‍♂️✨ Join us for the ultimate brain massage! ✨🧘‍♀️
Get ready to be carried away on a sonic wave to the depths of your subconscious & let the mighty gong, singing bowls, and mystical vibes take you to the other side of consciousness. 🕉️🎶
Grab your tickets, practice your dance moves, and join us for a weekend of unforgettable rhythms and fun! 🎟️🕺💃
#SoundJourney #BrainMassage #DeepRelaxation 
#QuisqueyaCultureParty #ElGatoMalo #RobertRufino #LiuvenDance #AmauryBrigante #LiveMusic #Bachata #Salsa #Merengue #sofarsounds
What’s going on at 📆 your friendly neighbourhood Arch the next couple of weeks 🎭 
Wednesday 10th 🎉 Get ready for a night of hilarity, charm, and a whole lot of swagger! 
👑 Hosts Dom Perignon and Jack The Strapper are bringing you four fabulous guest kings to tickle your funny bone and ignite your imagination
Sunday 14th 🎷 Hold onto your jazz hats, folks! 🎩 Christos Stylianides is about to take us on a wild sonic ride, blending fragile to soaring soundscapes with avant-garde grooves, while Corrie Dick’s drumming will have us euphoric and on our feet! 🥁✨
Don’t miss this daring adventure, courtesy of the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival! 🎷🎶 ticket links in bio 
As Always @Banditburgers 🍔 will be on site to tantalise those tastebuds
#JazzMagic #SoundscapeJourney #EdinburghJazzFestival #Brocode #jackthestrapper
What’s going on at 📆 your friendly neighbourhood Arch this week🎭 
Wednesday 🎷Join us for an evening filled with funk, blues, hip hop, and enough good vibes to power a small city! We’ve got some ex-Jazz Bar musicians ready to blow your mind with their killer tunes! 🎶
Friday & Saturday 🤫 sorry folks it is hush hush private party’s this weekend Top secret shindigs in progress 🎉
Sunday 🇵🇸 S.A.S.W.P Gaza Fundraiser Alert! 🎤✨
🎨🎸 “Scottish artists band together to raise funds for families in Gaza.” Expect an evening of exceptional performers, from Rock to Blues, and our very own DJ spinning tunes into the wee hours—bring your dancing shoes!
There’ll be a raffle 🎟 and auction where all proceeds go to the Olive Branch Org. So come for the cause, & maybe win a prize or 2 🎁
🎟 Ticket link in Bio 🤩 ⬆️
As Always @Banditburgers 🍔 will be on site to tantalise those tastebuds
Throw back to 31st May 🔙 at our friendly arch 🎭
🎧✨Last month’s Silent Disco was a total blast! 🎧✨ 
We kicked off with a Taylor Swift double whammy, followed by the ultimate Big Silent Disco. With Epic tunes, nonstop singing, and dancing until our feet begged for mercy! 🕺💃 
From “Shake It Off” to silent bangers, it was a night you truly wished you hadn’t missed! What a night! 🎤
✨Looking for a new venue to host your regular night, wanna try out something new or just want to throw an insanely party 🎊 
Drop into our inbox & let’s share ideas 💡 info@leitharches.com
#SilentSwift #knightssilentdisco #DiscoDoubleWhammy #EpicTunes #FOMO
What’s going on at 📆 your friendly neighbourhood Arch this week🎭 
Wednesday ⚽️ Euro 2024 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿Scotland vs🇨🇭Switzerland - From kilts to Alps, it’s a showdown of legends 🇪🇺
Friday 🤫 sorry folks it is hush hush tonight Shhh….Top secret shindig in progress 🎉
🌈 join us this Saturday 5pm -1am as we kick off the ultimate after-party for Edinburgh Pride! 🏳️‍🌈 Get ready to celebrate queer love with KIKI’s very special Pride Party! 💗 🎉
🎧 Featuring Miss Mixtape, our fabulous resident DJ spinning the hottest tracks all night long. 💿 Dress in your most fabulous and festive attire - sparkles, rainbows, or glittering glam - and let your true colours shine! 🌟👯
❤️ This event is open to all allies and members of the LGBTQIA+ community 🏳️‍🌈Embrace the spirit of pride and community with us!
🍔 Indulge in mouthwatering Bandits burgers outside the venue, with veg & vegan options to keep you fuelled all night long! 🏢 Let’s KIKI together and spread love and joy! 💃🏼 
Sunday ⚽️ Euro 2024 Kilt up , it’s 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Scotland vs 🇭🇺 hungry! Who will spice up the pitch tonight 🇪🇺
Planning something a bit cosier? For small venue hire in Edinburgh, check out the Leith Arches Café Bar. This can host up to 50 people and is perfect for smaller events. Just let us know if you would prefer this option.

Get In Touch

If you are interested in planning any type of event at Leith Arches, please start by filling out the form below. Tell us a bit about the type of event you are planning, and we’ll get back to you to discuss it in no time at all.