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The Royal Yacht Britannia is an award-winning five-star visitor attraction and exclusive evening events venue in Edinburgh, which employs more than 200 staff. The former floating palace of Her Majesty The Queen, Britannia welcomes over 380,000 visitors a year from around the world, and hosts 100 evening events.

Led by Chief Executive, Bob Downie, Britannia provides an exceptional experience for visitors. This dedication to excellence has led to The Royal Yacht being rated as Scotland’s Best Visitor Attraction for 12 years running and being featured in TripAdvisor’s UK Top 10 attractions for the last five years. Britannia is also proud to hold the Green Tourism Gold Award.

Following a £5 million investment, January 2019 saw the launch of Fingal Hotel, a 23 cabin boutique hotel by the award-winning team behind Britannia. Permanently berthed just moments away from Britannia in Leith, the former Northern Lighthouse Board ship has been transformed, offering the ultimate in luxury accommodation and a unique exclusive use venue. As of July 2019, Fingal is TripAdvisor’s No1 Traveller Ranked hotel in Edinburgh.

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The Royal Yacht Britannia is an equal opportunities employer. If you require any assistance or reasonable adjustments to enable you to participate in the recruitment process, please let us know.

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The Royal Yacht Britannia
Ocean Drive

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+44 (0)131 555 8800

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