Venues, Student friendly within 5 miles of Edinburgh
16 places within 5 miles
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The Canons' Gait0.8 miles 232 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8DQ
The Royal Mile isn't short on pubs, so you've got to do something to mark yourself out. In the case of the Canon's Gait, part of the DM Stewart group that also runs the venerable Abbotsford and Guildford Arms in the New Town, various points of…
Cabaret Voltaire1.0 miles 36–38 Blair Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QR
Triple-roomed subterranean venue set into the caverns of the Old Town with a musical programme that covers all aspects of underground music seven nights a week. Expect big name DJs in an intimate surrounding as well as up and coming artists along with…
The Hive1.0 miles 15–17 Niddry Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LG
The Hive is a popular late night haunt known for its generous promotions and varied music policy. Any given night you can be treated to pop and chart cheese, indie and electro or rock and metal - so check listings in advance. Holding up to 650 people…
Electric Circus1.0 miles 36–39 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DF
Eclectic dance beats and indie plus private rooms with karaoke for a unique clubbing experience.
The Ark1.0 miles 3–7 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3BG
Teviot1.0 miles Bristo Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9AJ
The Breakfast Club1.1 miles 45–47 Lothian Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1HB
Base1.1 miles 69 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1JW
Malone's Irish Bar1.1 miles 14 Forrest Road, Edinburgh, EH1 2QN
Irishness radiates from every Guinness memorabilia festooned nook and cranny of Malone’s, from the quotations and portraits of sporting and literary heroes that line the walls, to the green telephone box nestled in its upstairs area. Set in the…
Finnegan's Wake1.2 miles 9b Victoria Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2HE
The Liquid Room1.2 miles 9c Victoria Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2HE
The Bongo Club1.2 miles 66 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1JX
37 Holyrood Road, 0131 558 7604.
Silk1.4 miles 28 King's Stables Road, Edinburgh, EH1 2JY
Citrus Club1.6 miles 40–42 Grindlay Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9AP
Mainly studenty venue that goes for an indie vibe as well as a dash of punk, new wave and 80s classics. See listings for selected highlights.