07572684577 2 Salisbury Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AB


This is a welcoming room located on the ground floor, with an extensive bay window offering a beautiful view of the garden. With the walls lined with books belonging to the extensive Salisbury Centre library, visitors are welcome to enjoy the space, have a read, borrow books, with a request to return them when they have finished with them. This room now also includes our seed library. 

Seating consists of a round table with five chairs, and a bay window edged by window seats overlooking the garden. It is a sunny, attractive room with a sanded floor and is lit by standard lamps and ceiling lights.

The room is often used for meetings, and groups, and will take up to fifteen people (18.9ft x 15.8ft).


Hire the Library

To hire the room please send us your hire request via the enquiry form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. You can check the current availability of the room using the calendar above and please also find our hire prices on this page. If you have any other questions please do get in touch.

Room hire rates up to 12 hours are shown. For information about longer hires and multiple room hires, please contact office@salisburycentre.org.




1 hour
Peak: £19.00
Off-Peak*: £16.00
2 hours
Peak: £39.00
Off-Peak*: £32.00
3 hours
Peak: £58.00
Off-Peak*: £45.00
4 hours
Peak: £76.00
Off-Peak*: £58.00
5 hours
Peak: £94.00
Off-Peak*: £70.00
6 hours
Peak: £109.00
Off-Peak*: £81.00
7 hours
Peak: £124.00
Off-Peak*: £92.00
8 hours
Peak: £139.00
Off-Peak*: £103.00
9 hours
Peak: £152.00
Off-Peak*: £112.00
10 hours
Peak: £167.00
Off-Peak*: £122.00
11 hours
Peak: £178.00
Off-Peak*: £131.00
12 hours
Peak: £189.00
Off-Peak*: £139.00

*Off-peak defined: An off-peak booking is a booking of any room on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday only, where at least the first four hours fall before 17:00. Bookings shorter than four hours must fall before 17:00 entirely to qualify for off-peak pricing. Off-peak rates do not apply to Saturdays or Sundays at any time.

1/4, 1/2, 3/4 hours: A minimum charge of 1 hour applies to all hires. Thereafter, consecutive fractions of hours up to 30 minutes will be charged as an additional half hour, based on the 1 hour rate while anything over 30 minutes will be charged as an additional one hour. (ie, no 15 minute booking fees).

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