The Scotch Whisky Experience is located at the top of the Royal Mile - only a 10-minute walk from Edinburgh’s Waverley Station. Serving locations across Scotland and the rest of the UK, Waverley is the city’s largest train station, with services departing regularly down the East and West Coast main lines. To reach the Scotch Whisky Experience from Waverley, head up The Mound towards the Castle, and turn right onto the Royal Mile.
One of Edinburgh’s five-star tourist attractions, the Scotch Whisky Experience is a delight for casual fans and whisky experts alike. Take a ‘whisky-barrel’ tour through the history and heritage of Scotland’s whisky-making tradition, sample a dram on a guided tasting, or explore the world’s largest collection of scotch whisky (over 3,000 bottles) all under one roof. The Scotch Whisky Experience welcomes visitors young and old to a fully accessible premises in one of the most historic corners of the city.
Visit the Scotch Whisky Experience's official site for opening information.
|Staffing level||The staff is available at all times.|
|Left Luggage phone number||0131 516 9834|
|Left Luggage Website||http://www.lostproperty.org/locations.php|
|Shops note||Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth|
|Telephone types||Cards and coins|
|Station Buffet notes|
Coffee shop Public House/Bar Food outlet (Seating available)
Located on concourse Located by the ticket office
|Bureau de Change||Available|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Nearest station with more facilities|
There is step free access to all parts of the station with lifts and escalators giving access to the platforms
|Staff Help notes|
Assistance is available from welcome hosts, the travel centre, and the mobility Assistance office as well as the customer information point in the main concourse. The Mobility Assistance Room is located opposite platform 4.
|Customer Service notes|
Please ask a welcome host or at the travel centre / mobility assistance room or at the customer information point in the centre of the main concourse
|Customer help points||Available|
|Carpark name||New Street: Long Stay|
|Car parking spaces||617|
|Cycle storage spaces||223|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Available|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Cycle storage notes|
Cycle storage can be found in the station: by the lift at Platform 2 (37 spaces) Platform 3 (68 Spaces) and adjacent to Platform 19 (86 Spaces). Additional cycle spaces are available in New Street car park (32 spaces).
|Cycle storage notes||There are stands available.|
|Step-free access||Step free access is available throughout the whole station.|
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Unavailable|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Unavailable|
|Accessible taxis||Accessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information|