Explore Edinburgh’s West End and discover the cobbled street and Georgian crescents of one of Edinburgh’s best kept secrets.

Our award-winning hotels and spas welcome any budget and our specialty shops, cafes and restaurants will satisfy your every whim.

An oasis of charm; while away the hours exploring a neighborhood rich in character.

 

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Take a closer look at
Edinburgh’s West End.

Edinburgh’s West End BID has collaborated with MSc Sound Design at Edinburgh College of Art to take you on a journey of discovery.

The audio soundscapes delve into what makes Edinburgh’s West End unique, enabling you to uncover our hidden gems on foot.

 

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Uncover our Hidden Gems

Discover Edinburgh’s West End

In partnership with Edinburgh World Heritage, Edinburgh’s West End invites visitors to meet the West Enders of the past.

By focusing on the human stories of the West Enders of the past, we hope to encourage more people to explore this historic area.

 

Discover Edinburgh’s West End

Meet the West Enders

The West End Edinburgh BID was incorporated on 14 December 2015. The BID will be in place until 31 July 2020, when the BID will be lobby for a second term.

Edinburgh’s West End BID is focused on retail, service and hospitality businesses in the historical West End district of Edinburgh where it adjoins the neighbouring BID area of Essential Edinburgh.

 

Meet the West Enders

About Edinburgh’s West End BID

The West End Edinburgh BID was incorporated on 14 December 2015. The BID will be in place until 31 July 2020, when the BID will be lobby for a second term.

Edinburgh’s West End BID is focused on retail, service and hospitality businesses in the historical West End district of Edinburgh where it adjoins the neighbouring BID area of Essential Edinburgh.

 

More about the BiD

Please contact us here for more information about Edinburgh's West End BID.

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