"Under the old town of Edinburgh our Georgian reception room is the ideal venue for a drinks reception before descending down into the beautifully restored candle lit vaults for dinner or a buffet.
Our tapestry-lined vaults are ideal for a Ceilidh, small band or a DJ, as well as weddings, parties and corporate events. We also cater for product and book launches, incentive travel, whisky and wine tastings."
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This review was provided by 5 Star Discos
No sound limiter
Vinyl or stone floor area for dancing
Some useable in-house lighting effects
No stage area
PARKING: Few on street bays. Otherside of the road is all permits. Could be tricky to get parked here at busy times.
ACCESS: Pretty tough. Down a set of winding external steps (reckon they could get slippy) in through a tight double door way, through a foyer and down more windy internal steps.
FACILITIES: IN the corner or along the wall/cabinet - width available: 4-5m - height clearance: over 4m
STAFF: Very nice and helpful
POWER PROVISION: Plenty of 13A sockets in close proximity to setup area
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: "Only need a small set up here as it is a tiny venue. Power is a bit dubious. They may make you run everything from 2 or 3 sockets on the one multi block!"
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 Marlins Wynd please contact the venue.
|Seated Capacity: 65|
We have been advised that Marlins Wynd can seat 65 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 Marlins Wynd or very close by
|Full catering available|
We understand that Marlins Wynd offers full table-service meals as an option when booking a wedding or function there
We understand that a cash bar is available when you hire Marlins Wynd for a party or function, serving a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks for your party guests
Marlins Wynd has previously been hired as a venue for wedding receptions
Marlins Wynd has previously been hired as a venue for private parties such as birthday celebrations, anniversaries, engagements etc.
|Functions & Events|
Marlins Wynd has previously been hired as a venue for functions and events such as sports club social evenings, masonic events etc.
Marlins Wynd has previously been hired as a venue for corporate events such as works parties, product launches, prizegivings etc.
Marlins Wynd has previously been hired as a venue for children's parties
|Accepts 18th - 21st Parties|
We are told that Marlins Wynd accepts parties for groups in the 18-21 age range, although you would need to check with the venue to confirm security arrangements
The following events will/have taken place at Marlins Wynd just to give you some idea of suitability...
|Nov 2019||Wedding or Civil Partnership||50, A mix of age groups||5 Star Discos|
|May 2018||Wedding or Civil Partnership||50, Mainly middle-aged|
|Sep 2017||Wedding or Civil Partnership||80, 20-30 Somethings|
|Aug 2017||Wedding or Civil Partnership||80, All Adults; mixed ages|
|Aug 2017||Wedding or Civil Partnership||80, All Adults; mixed ages|
|Jul 2017||Wedding or Civil Partnership||75, All Adults; mixed ages|
|May 2017||Wedding or Civil Partnership||85, All Adults; mixed ages|
|Feb 2017||Birthday (16-21 years)||100, 20-30 Somethings|
|Dec 2016||Christmas Party||100, Mainly middle-aged|
|Dec 2016||Wedding or Civil Partnership||80, A mix of age groups||Marvellous Disco|
|Nov 2016||Birthday 50th||100, Mainly middle-aged|
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Marlins Wynd is located at 34A Blair St, Edinburgh, EH1 1QR
0131 225 1650
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