Theatre Breaks & Dining

The Place Hotel is located a few minutes walk to the Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre making it the perfect place to enjoy a theatre break or a pre-theatre dinner or cocktail in Edinburgh city centre. Treat yourself to pre-theatre dinner and an overnight stay with a complimentary upgrade to a junior suite, and enjoy a hearty full Scottish breakfast the next morning with our Theatre Break Package.

If an overnight stay is not required, join us for a pre-theatre dinner and we’ll take 10% off your total bill or enjoy a cocktail from our extensive cocktail menu before or after the show and relax in the welcoming atmosphere of The Place Cocktail Bar and Lounge.

The Edinburgh Playhouse has amazing shows planned for 2017 to suit everyone from Thoroughly Modern Millie, Evita, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat 2017, Jimmy Carr and much more so it’s well worth planning in advance.

Theatre Break Package £189 

Our theatre break package includes:

  • An overnight stay in a superior room for 2 people
  • A free upgrade to a junior suite (subject to availability),
  • A two course pre-theatre dinner
  • Full Scottish breakfast

Check availability or please contact our reservations team 0131 556 7575 or email

*Please note theatre tickets are NOT included in this package. All theatre packages are pre-paid and non-refundable.

Pre-Theatre Dinner Save 10%

With a 3 minute walk away from the Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, you can enjoy a relaxing pre-theatre dinner before the show.  Our dinner menu offers a wide choice from light bites to larger meals to suit everyone all freshly cooked to order with fresh local ingredients. You will save 10% on your total bill, all you need to do is show us your theatre tickets to receive the discount!

* Please note it is essential to book pre-theatre dinner in advance and we strongly advise being seated by 6pm so that your meal is enjoyable and relaxed.  Plan in advance and make your reservation online or contact us

Pre & Post-Theatre Drinks

The Place is an ideal venue for drinks before and after the show. Our cocktail bar with its unusual decorative Swarovski lighting provides a quiet location to wind down after the show or to enjoy pre-theatre drinks. We have a great selection of unique cocktails, as well as a fine selection of wines, spirits and beers.