Top Experiences In Edinburgh This Mother’s Day

Whether you enjoy a day out at the shops, exquisite food or a simple walk through stunning surroundings, the city of Edinburgh has something for you! Read our latest blog for our top tips on where to treat your Mum this Mother’s Day in Edinburgh.

Afternoon Tea aboard Fingal

For an afternoon of pure decadence, step aboard The Royal Yacht Britannia’s sister ship, Fingal. A treat like no other, indulge in an Afternoon Tea in The Lighthouse Bar and Restaurant, enjoying a range of the finest teas accompanied by a five-course selection of perfectly formed savoury and sweet delicacies. With its exquisite shimmering ceiling and Art Deco inspired interiors, relax and spend the afternoon reminiscing stories with your Mum, perhaps add some sparkle to the special day with a glass of Champagne or two!

Are you looking for a unique Mother's Day present? Why not treat the special lady in your life to a gift voucher to stay, to dine or to relax with Afternoon Tea aboard our luxury floating hotel Fingal. A little something to look forward to!

The Royal Botanic Gardens

If you enjoy exploring the outdoors, why not take a stroll in the Royal Botanic Gardens. Walk around 70 acres of beautiful gardens and learn about the Garden’s rich history. If you fancy a bite to eat, there are a number of both indoor and outdoor refreshment spaces situated throughout the garden.

Don’t forget to enjoy the wonderful panoramic views of Edinburgh city skyline!

Shopping and Cocktails at St James Quarter

Are you partial to a spot of retail therapy? Look no further than Edinburgh’s newest addition to the skyline, St James Quarter. Explore Edinburgh’s biggest retail and leisure district, with 80 shops and 30 restaurants, there is sure to be something for you! Situated within the centre, the Bonnie & Wild food hall celebrates the very best of local Scottish produce – a dining experience not to be missed!

After you are all shopped-out, treat your mum to cocktails at The Alchemist. Situated in the bustling St James Quarter, choose from a number of show-stopping cocktails to really invigorate your taste buds. The perfect end to a lovely day out!

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Jeremy Rata
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