"The Caves is an exciting truly unique and atmospheric venue situated in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town. Its huge arches which support South Bridge form a multitude of unique and diverse rooms."
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|Event Type||Communication||Catering||Facilities||Bar Choice||Bar Prices|
"The Caves is an amazing venue and Jim did a great job in getting the evening off to a great start. The dance floor was jumping all night. Sign of a great event."
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This review was provided by Jim Moore - Scotland's Party DJ
Low permanent stage
No sound limiter
Vinyl or stone floor area for dancing
Some useable in-house lighting effects
No air conditioning
PARKING: Need to find parking elsewhere - everything near the venue is private. Around the venue its pay up to 6pm.
ACCESS: Drive up small lane, unload and then you have to find somewhere in the surrounding streets to park up for the night. Old uneven stone floors make overloading any carts a bad idea.
FACILITIES: Small stage, plenty of room. Youre given extensions to plug into at either side. - width available: 4-5m - height clearance: over 4m
STAFF: Young but lively and helpful staff
POWER PROVISION: Short extensions (up to 5m) required
Information is based on enquiries and bookings handled via needadisco.com so whilst it's a great insight, if you have any questions or concerns about holding a function or event at The Caves please contact the venue.
|Seated Capacity: 300|
We have been advised that The Caves can seat 300 guests for a sit-down meal and likely more people for a party with a buffet or drinks only
|Parking for 0 on site or adjacent|
We understand that there are around 0 parking spaces at The Caves or very close by
|Buffet catering available|
We understand that The Caves offers a buffet meal service as an option when booking a wedding or event there
We understand that a cash bar is available when you hire The Caves for a party or function, serving a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks for your party guests
The Caves has previously been hired as a venue for wedding receptions
The Caves has previously been hired as a venue for private parties such as birthday celebrations, anniversaries, engagements etc.
The Caves has previously been hired as a venue for corporate events such as works parties, product launches, prizegivings etc.
The following events will/have taken place at The Caves just to give you some idea of suitability...
|Jul 2019||Wedding or Civil Partnership||120, A mix of age groups|
|Apr 2019||Wedding or Civil Partnership||100, A mix of age groups||Flex Discotheques|
|Jun 2017||Wedding or Civil Partnership||150, A mix of age groups|
|Apr 2017||Wedding or Civil Partnership||120, A mix of age groups||Als Events and Weddings|
|Dec 2016||Corporate Event||100, A mix of age groups||Jim Moore - Scotland's Party DJ|
|Dec 2016||Corporate Event||60, A mix of age groups|
|Oct 2016||Wedding or Civil Partnership||110, A mix of age groups|
|Jul 2016||Wedding or Civil Partnership||120, All Adults; mixed ages|
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