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Delegates had three options for booking their accommodation in Edinburgh during the Conference:


1) Booking your own accommodation

Choose from the hundreds of different options available online.


2) Booking through Convention Edinburgh

Convention Edinburgh are holding rooms specifically for the PLEA 2017 conference at favourable rates for the nights of the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th July 2017 in a range of excellent hotels near the Conference Venues to suit all pockets.  Convention Edinburgh is pleased to offer a free online accommodation booking service to delegates attending this meeting.

To view and book the various accommodation options available for PLEA 2017 click on:

Credit card details are required to make a booking and confirmation shall be sent to your e-mail address.  Payment should be made directly with the accommodation provider at the time of your stay.

To contact Convention Edinburgh, either telephone on +44 (0) 131 473 3874 or e-mail:


3) Booking a room in Pollock Hall

Pollock Hall is a University of Edinburgh Hall of Residence located at the foot of Arthur's Seat’ with many rooms having stunning views of it. It is located on the edge of Holyrood Park, and is around 2.2 miles southeast of the PLEA Conference venues, a brisk 15 minute walk, or easily accessible by bus. The price charged for an ensuite bedroom with breakfast is £66 per night for single occupancy and £84 per night for two people in a twin room. Both prices include VAT. To book a room at Pollock Hall for the nights of 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th July 2017 please send an email to Please note that this option is only available to people who would like to book for all four nights and not for single nights during that period.

For any delegates who wish to view images of the Chancellor’s Court in Pollock Hall where they will be staying or wish to extend their stay in Edinburgh beyond the dates of the PLEA Conference see:

Pollock Halls, Edinburgh University
Pollock Halls, Edinburgh University
The George Hotel
The George Hotel