Christmas Afternoon Tea at the Queen Anne Cafe, Edinburgh Castle.

Christmas Afternoon Tea


5-11, 16-17 and 23-24 December


Sittings available between 12 noon and 3.30pm (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 and during December our Afternoon Tea Experience will have a festive twist!

Our Christmas themed afternoon tea is the perfect way to kick start your festive celebrations and it makes a great gift for friends and family.


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)


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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 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.

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Gift Vouchers

For gift purchases a voucher is supplied. Castle admission and afternoon tea must then be pre-booked in advance.