5 people enjoying Afternoon Tea with prosecco in the Tea Rooms

Afternoon Tea Experience


Throughout the year


Various sittings available (book timeslot on purchase)

Welcome to the Tea Rooms at Edinburgh Castle where you can indulge yourself or treat a loved one to an afternoon tea experience, which also includes admission to the castle.

Our Tea Room is located in the heart of the castle, Crown Square. The walls have been painted a rich Dutch blue, embellished with touches of copper/brass, vintage mirrors and botanical foliage to keep things feeling fresh, modern but still with a rugged Scottish ambience. The perfect setting to relax and enjoy afternoon tea.


All of our afternoon tea packages and gift vouchers include admission to the castle. For that added special treat you can add a glass of prosecco too.

  • Adult (non-member) £40
  • Adult (non-member) £45 (with prosecco)
  • Historic Scotland Member Adult £22
  • Historic Scotland Member Adult £27 (with prosecco)


Download The Tea Rooms Afternoon Tea and Lunch menu PDF - 521.6 KB

Gift Vouchers

A gift voucher is a fabulous present at any time of year, why not treat a loved one to a luxurious afternoon tea. 

Each Afternoon Tea stand includes a selection of freshly made sandwiches, homemade cakes and scones and a selection of teas. Option to include a glass of Prosecco.

Castle admission and afternoon tea must be pre-booked at least 48 hours in advance. To book please email ticketing@hes.scot or call +44 (0)131 668 8095 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm), quoting your gift voucher number. You will then receive your Edinburgh Castle admission and Afternoon tea tickets. 

Vouchers are valid for six months from the date of purchase.