Best ships in Edinburgh

Check out the top ships in Edinburgh, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Leith Victoria Swimming Centre
1. Leith Victoria Swimming Centre
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13 local reviews
Junction Place, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
0131 555 4728
Establishment
Chris
Fancy going for a swim and a sauna? Pilates class? Spin session? Hit the gym? This recently renovated victoria…
Mel
This centre has been modernised about 10 years ago so it has everything you could need- swimming pool, well eq…
Mel
This centre has been modernised about 10 years ago so it has everything you could need- swimming pool, well eq…
1. Leith Victoria Swimming Centre
1. Leith Victoria Swimming Centre
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13 local reviews
Junction Place, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
0131 555 4728
Chris
Chris
Fancy going for a swim and a sauna? Pilates class? Spin session? Hit the gym? This recently renovated victorian bath house is a great wee pl…
Mel
Mel
This centre has been modernised about 10 years ago so it has everything you could need- swimming pool, well equipped gym and almost every fi…
Mel
Mel
This centre has been modernised about 10 years ago so it has everything you could need- swimming pool, well equipped gym and almost every fi…
2. The Ship On The Shore
2. The Ship On The Shore
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59 local reviews
Shore, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+44 131 555 0409
BarRestaurantFood
Nick
Lovely restaurant on the Shore with an old shipping theme, lots of brass and dark wood tastefully presented wi…
Helen
This is a unique seafood experience. It usually lists itself as a bar but the food is fabulous and the setting…
Mel
Fabulous seafood, locally sourced.
2. The Ship On The Shore
2. The Ship On The Shore
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59 local reviews
Shore, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+44 131 555 0409
Nick
Nick
Lovely restaurant on the Shore with an old shipping theme, lots of brass and dark wood tastefully presented with friendly staff and good foo…
Helen
Helen
This is a unique seafood experience. It usually lists itself as a bar but the food is fabulous and the setting reminiscent of a ship in the …
Mel
Mel
Fabulous seafood, locally sourced.
3. Royal Yacht Britannia
3. Royal Yacht Britannia
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140 local reviews
Ocean Dr, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+44 131 555 5566
Point of interestEstablishment
Mairi Anne
This magnificent ship played host to some very famous people and was also home (from time to time) to the Brit…
Drew & Tom
Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia is the former royal yacht of the British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, in service…
Noreen
Despite the indignity of being tethered next to a shopping mall, Britannia is a class act. Presented as if the…
3. Royal Yacht Britannia
3. Royal Yacht Britannia
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140 local reviews
Ocean Dr, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+44 131 555 5566
Mairi Anne
Mairi Anne
This magnificent ship played host to some very famous people and was also home (from time to time) to the British Royal Family. Now moored i…
Drew & Tom
Drew & Tom
Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia is the former royal yacht of the British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, in service from 1954 to 1997. Today, she…
Noreen
Noreen
Despite the indignity of being tethered next to a shopping mall, Britannia is a class act. Presented as if the Royal family and crew have ju…
4. Edinburgh Castle
4. Edinburgh Castle
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382 local reviews
Castlehill, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+44 131 225 9846
Point of interestEstablishment
Rafael
Scotland's most famous landmark, Edinburgh Castle is one of Britain's most visited tourist attractions. Highli…
Trudi
Edinburgh Castle is a journey back in time. You are immediately transformed once you pay your entrance fee and…
Charlotte
The default destination for a first visit to Edinburgh - wander around the Old Town too and enjoy the views fr…
4. Edinburgh Castle
4. Edinburgh Castle
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382 local reviews
Castlehill, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+44 131 225 9846
Rafael
Rafael
Scotland's most famous landmark, Edinburgh Castle is one of Britain's most visited tourist attractions. Highlights include the One O'clock S…
Trudi
Trudi
Edinburgh Castle is a journey back in time. You are immediately transformed once you pay your entrance fee and walk through the gates and wi…
Charlotte
Charlotte
The default destination for a first visit to Edinburgh - wander around the Old Town too and enjoy the views from the castle esplanade
5. Princes Street
5. Princes Street
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142 local reviews
Princes St, Edinburgh
Route
Manal
There aren't many cities in the world where the foremost shopping thoroughfare boasts an uninterrupted view of…
Ruslana
Luxury brands, high street stores and beautiful boutiques. Shopping in Edinburgh is a fantastic experience cat…
Tony And Jayne
Tram link to airport
5. Princes Street
5. Princes Street
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142 local reviews
Princes St, Edinburgh
Manal
Manal
There aren't many cities in the world where the foremost shopping thoroughfare boasts an uninterrupted view of an ancient castle, but Edinbu…
Ruslana
Ruslana
Luxury brands, high street stores and beautiful boutiques. Shopping in Edinburgh is a fantastic experience catering to all tastes, styles an…
Tony And Jayne
Tony And Jayne
Tram link to airport
6. St Giles' Cathedral
6. St Giles' Cathedral
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37 local reviews
High St, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+44 131 225 9442
ChurchPlace of worshipPoint of interest
Natasha
St Giles' Cathedral, more properly termed the High Kirk of Edinburgh, is the principal place of worship of the…
Rose
St Giles' Cathedral, more properly termed the High Kirk of Edinburgh, is the principal place of worship of the…
Fernando
St Giles' Cathedral, more properly termed the High Kirk of Edinburgh, is the principal place of worship of the…
6. St Giles' Cathedral
6. St Giles' Cathedral
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37 local reviews
High St, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+44 131 225 9442
Natasha
Natasha
St Giles' Cathedral, more properly termed the High Kirk of Edinburgh, is the principal place of worship of the Church of Scotland in Edinbur…
Rose
Rose
St Giles' Cathedral, more properly termed the High Kirk of Edinburgh, is the principal place of worship of the Church of Scotland in Edinbur…
Fernando
Fernando
St Giles' Cathedral, more properly termed the High Kirk of Edinburgh, is the principal place of worship of the Church of Scotland in Edinbur…
7. Port O' Leith
7. Port O' Leith
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23 local reviews
58 Constitution St, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 131 555 5503
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Andrew
A lively Leithers landmark pub, with ships' flags, nautical decor and loyal regulars, bar snacks.
Beth & Dan
A lively Leithers landmark pub, with ships' flags, nautical decor and loyal regulars, bar snacks.
Emily
An institution. Only for the brave and/or adventurous. Leave your valuables at home.
7. Port O' Leith
7. Port O' Leith
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23 local reviews
58 Constitution St, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 131 555 5503
Andrew
Andrew
A lively Leithers landmark pub, with ships' flags, nautical decor and loyal regulars, bar snacks.
Beth & Dan
Beth & Dan
A lively Leithers landmark pub, with ships' flags, nautical decor and loyal regulars, bar snacks.
Emily
Emily
An institution. Only for the brave and/or adventurous. Leave your valuables at home.
8. Hibernian Football Club
8. Hibernian Football Club
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7 local reviews
12 Albion Place, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
0131 656 7078
Establishment
Trevor
Founded in 1875 Hibernian Football Club (often known as Hibs) is a Scottish professional football club based i…
Moira
One football option - Scottish Championship
Cat
Hibs Stadium - one of Edinburgh's 2 football teams
8. Hibernian Football Club
8. Hibernian Football Club
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7 local reviews
12 Albion Place, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
0131 656 7078
Trevor
Trevor
Founded in 1875 Hibernian Football Club (often known as Hibs) is a Scottish professional football club based in Leith in the north of Edinbu…
Moira
Moira
One football option - Scottish Championship
Cat
Cat
Hibs Stadium - one of Edinburgh's 2 football teams
9. The Ship Inn
9. The Ship Inn
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17 local reviews
The Toft, Elie
Closed · Opens 10:30 AM
+44 1333 330246
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Susan
The Ship Inn has both a formal restaurant for fine dining and a barbecue area overlooking the beach for sunny …
Jamie
The Ship Inn has recently been refurbished and offers a great place for a drink al fresco or a meal. It also h…
Di
Fabulous pub with views across the beautiful bay at Elie...they even play cricket on the beach here!
9. The Ship Inn
9. The Ship Inn
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17 local reviews
The Toft, Elie
Closed · Opens 10:30 AM
+44 1333 330246
Susan
Susan
The Ship Inn has both a formal restaurant for fine dining and a barbecue area overlooking the beach for sunny days at the seaside. The Ship…
Jamie
Jamie
The Ship Inn has recently been refurbished and offers a great place for a drink al fresco or a meal. It also has a free shuttle service to a…
Di
Di
Fabulous pub with views across the beautiful bay at Elie...they even play cricket on the beach here!
10. The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
10. The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
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24 local reviews
28 Queen St, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+44 131 220 2044
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Paul
A rare institution and THE place to drink whisky in the world. With our membership you can also buy their own …
Sarah
Enjoy our membership to the most unique Scotch establishment in the world!
Andy
With my membership... enjoy the most unique whisky in the world! Own bottled and branded and also amazing bar …
10. The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
10. The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
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24 local reviews
28 Queen St, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+44 131 220 2044
Paul
Paul
A rare institution and THE place to drink whisky in the world. With our membership you can also buy their own branded bottles.
Sarah
Sarah
Enjoy our membership to the most unique Scotch establishment in the world!
Andy
Andy
With my membership... enjoy the most unique whisky in the world! Own bottled and branded and also amazing bar food as well as a fine dining …
11. National Library of Scotland
11. National Library of Scotland
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4 local reviews
George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+44 131 623 3700
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
Trudi
Huge National treasure chest of everything readable and otherwise consumed in the quest of knowledge. Membersh…
Tom
I love the reading room here for quiet and "serious reading". Worth the £5 membership fee.
Trudi
Huge National treasure chest of everything readable and otherwise consumed in the quest of knowledge. Membersh…
11. National Library of Scotland
11. National Library of Scotland
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4 local reviews
George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+44 131 623 3700
Trudi
Trudi
Huge National treasure chest of everything readable and otherwise consumed in the quest of knowledge. Membership can be done on the day of v…
Tom
Tom
I love the reading room here for quiet and "serious reading". Worth the £5 membership fee.
Trudi
Trudi
Huge National treasure chest of everything readable and otherwise consumed in the quest of knowledge. Membership can be done on the day of v…
12. Heart of Midlothian Football Club
12. Heart of Midlothian Football Club
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5 local reviews
McLeod St
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
0131 200 7204
Establishment
Francesca
Stadium, museum and shop of the oldest football club of the city, currently playing in the top division of the…
Moira
One football option - Scottish Premiership
Susan
As well as being a football stadium, there's a unique museum and memorial garden.
12. Heart of Midlothian Football Club
12. Heart of Midlothian Football Club
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5 local reviews
McLeod St
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
0131 200 7204
Francesca
Francesca
Stadium, museum and shop of the oldest football club of the city, currently playing in the top division of the Scottish football, the Scotti…
Moira
Moira
One football option - Scottish Premiership
Susan
Susan
As well as being a football stadium, there's a unique museum and memorial garden.