We have provided a summary of different living costs at a range of budgets for your stay in Edinburgh during the congress. Please note prices may change until 2021.
|Accommodation||Dorm Beds/Hostel: £15 – 30||Double room: £80 – 100||Double room in boutique/four-star hotel: £175 – 225|
|Eating Out||Markets, lunch specials for food: £5–10 per person||Two-course dinner with glass of wine: £30 per person||Three-course dinner (including wine) in top restaurant: £70–100 per person|
|Drinking||Beer (1 pint): £2.75 – 4.50||Wine (1 small glass): £2.50 – 4.00||Cocktails: £6.00 – 12.00|
|Social & Entertainment||Many museums and galleries: free||Live music in pub: free–£10||Edinburgh Castle/Holyrood Palace/Royal Yacht Britannia: £15-20|
|Travel||Bus/Tram: £1.70 (single) or £4.00 (day ticket)||Uber across town: £7 – 12||Taxi across town: £15|
The EICC is extremely well located and surrounded by office workers and students which ensures the area offers a large variety of dining options ranging from supermarkets offering £3 meal deals, numerous delis and cafes, to high street chain restaurants and many more sit-down local restaurants. Within less than a mile radius, delegates are able to find food and beverage options available for all budgets.
For more information on Edinburgh, visit the city’s visiting guide here.