Centre for Open Learning

About the Venue

Information on the course location, including parking at the venue.

Location: Charteris Land, Room 4.18

St. John Street,

off Holyrood Road

Edinburgh EH8 8AQ


Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city, is the perfect venue for training courses and conferences.  With a wealth of things to see and do, ranging from historical buildings to modern art galleries and top theatre productions, you may wish to extend your visit to enjoy some of these. 

The BOSCC Training Course will take place in Charteris Land which is part of the University of Edinburgh’s Holyrood Campus. Conveniently situated in the city’s Old Town, close to the Royal Mile (Canongate) and a short walk from world famous landmarks such as The Palace of Holyrood House and The Scottish Parliament.

Parking at the Venue

There is an NCP car park a two minute walk from the Holyrood Campus at St John’s Hill. Visit the NCP website for more information. If you wish to park here you can take advantage of the NCP Discount machine located in the University’s Paterson’s Land building which offers a discounted daily rate of £6.40*.  The NCP Discount Machine is located at the reception which is on the ground floor (one level up from the entrance off Holyrood Road).  Please ask the course organisers for further information on your arrival. Otherwise the cost to park in the NCP car park is £17* per day. 

Otherwise elsewhere around the venue there is limited on street parking which is costly at £3.40 per hour. 

 *Prices correct at July 2017.