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Royal Yacht Britannia

| 2nd Floor Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ, Scotland
+44 131 555 5566
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| 2nd Floor Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

Went to visit the Royal Yacht Britannia and it was such a lovely experience, I would highly recommend a visit, it is easy to get there on the bus from Edinburgh.More

Thank sandra20531942
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting. It’s great to hear that you had a lovely experience on board. As you mention, Britannia is a twenty minute bus journey from Edinburgh City Centre (numbers 11, 22 and 35) for £1.50 each way (correct change needed). Many thanks for...More

Reviewed 16 November 2015

We visited on 15th November 2015 and what a fantastic day we had, If you are in the area then we would say this is a "must" visit attraction. The yacht is very well looked after and maintained to a very high standard, the audio...More

Thank Steve E
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting. We are delighted that you found your tour to be excellent. It is kind of you to say that Britannia is a “must” visit attraction. We will ensure that your kind words are passed on to our Maintenance and Housekeeping teams...More

Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

This really should be on your list of places to see if visiting Edinburgh. It is very well organised and the audio guide is very informative and you can see how everybody on board lived and dined. It is now becoming a time capsule offering...More

Thank 556HAH
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Many thanks for visiting Britannia. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your tour and visit to our Royal Deck Tea Room. We will ensure that your kind words are passed on to our Tea Room team who will be delighted to hear that...More

Reviewed 16 November 2015

Easy to get to, by using the tour buses. Well kept ship, the tour is easy to follow, and all the rooms to visit are well kept. The ship is in very good conditions. A very nice and interesting attraction to see.More

Thank JC-Delage
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting. It’s great to hear that you found the tour to be interesting and that it evoked memories for you. We will ensure that your kind words are passed on to our Maintenance and Housekeeping teams who all work very hard to...More

Reviewed 16 November 2015

Very interesting place for whole family. A lot of unknown facts and many inside and outside places to take pictures.More

Thank Lika65
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Many thanks for visiting. We are thrilled to hear that the whole family had an interesting tour of Britannia. As you mention, the tour provides a fantastic insight into the lives of both The Royal Family and those who served on board. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 16 November 2015

This place is based at the Ocean Terminal / Shopping Mall which makes it very convenient for the visit.

Thank Intl T
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting. It’s great to hear that you had a nice time on board. As you mention, a tour of Britannia can be combined with a visit to the many shops, restaurants and cinema in Ocean Terminal. Many thanks for your review.

Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

What a shame that she is now mostly a museum. Didn't get to eat onboard.. wish we had but left our visit too late in the day.

Thank adrkerr
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting. We are delighted that you consider Britannia to be a five-star attraction. We hope that you will apply for an Annual Pass which allows each visitor to return free of charge for a year. Many thanks for your review.

Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

We spent 3hrs in all on this beautiful yacht, love the idea of personal hand set tours, so you can take as much or as little time in each area as you please,, no photo restrictions which is great, very interesting, and great to see...More

Thank Fiona L
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Many thanks for visiting Britannia. It’s great to hear that you had an interesting tour and enjoyed your visit to our Royal Deck Tea Room. As you mention, we offer a complimentary Audio Guide, available in 27 different languages, which allows you to take the...More

Reviewed 16 November 2015

Just spent a couple of hours walking around the ship remembering when the royal family used to have quality time. Had to remember that this is an old ship but is still in immaculate condition. The photographs on the wall gave a warm and homely...More

Thank Sallie H
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting. We are delighted to hear that you consider Britannia to be a five-star attraction. As you mention, the tour provides a fantastic insight into the lives of The Royal Family on board. We will ensure that your kind words are passed...More

Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Nice place with large piece of history of the Royal Yacht and Royal family. Visit can take around 1, 5 hours but it is worth it. Well recommended for someone who is interested in bit of history on the sea

Thank Daniel Adam G
Lucie N, Marketing Manager at Royal Yacht Britannia, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting. It’s great to hear that you found your tour to be worthwhile. As you mention, the tour offers a fantastic insight into maritime history as well as that of The Royal Family. Many thanks for your five-star review and kind recommendation.

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Shaun Paul C
What is the luggage store like? We'll be arriving at the airport rather early and are considering getting the 200 bus here, looking round etc... before heading into the city and checking in to our hotel. Only hand luggage and a small weekend type case.
22 May 2017|
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Response from Elliot J | Property representative |
Hello Thank you for your question. Indeed, we do have a space where you can store your luggage for the duration of your tour, free of charge. Please just ask the Staff at our Visitor Centre when you arrive and they will be... More
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anneo568
What is the beautiful scent on the yacht?
6 May 2017|
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Response from Elliot J | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your question. We are delighted that you thought Britannia had a beautiful scent during your tour. This may be from the food cooking in the original Galley kitchens. Most of the food on offer in our... More
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Nickboyuk
Did you book your ticket in advance , was it busy. I will be going there next week. Thanks
4 May 2017|
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Response from Elliot J | Property representative |
Hello Thank you for your question; we are delighted that you plan to visit next week. Pre-booking your tickets is not obligatory; you will always be able to get on board whether you pre-book or not. The benefit of... More
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