Location & Opening Hours

14-16 Grassmarket | Edinburgh | EH1 2JU
Dance Base is located in the Grassmarket and is easily accessible by bus and is five minutes' walk from Princes Street.

Opening Times:

Our building is currently closed to the public in response to Scottish Government COVID-19 guidelines. A small amount of public classes will begin in June 2021. Click here to browse our online classes and studio programme.

Most of our staff are still working at home but our switchboard is open from 12-5 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please call 0131 225 5525 during these times and we'll be happy to assist you. 

Grassmarket 02 from Dalry via Haymarket
George IV Bridge 23, 27, 28, 45.
Johnstone Terrace 35
For all local Public Transport Information call Traveline on 0800 23 23 23

There is free parking after 18.30 in The Grassmarket, an NCP car park in King’s Stables Road as well as parking on Johnstone Terrace and Castle Terrace.
Please note: we no longer offer classes at Thomas Morton Hall in Leith.

Dance Base is located in the Grassmarket, Edinburgh, the heart of the city centre. The local area is busy, vibrant, and full of shops, bars and restaurants. Some of our friends in the Grassmarket include:

Great value deals on coffees, lunches, juices and more every day at HULA. This colourful and vibrant café will set you up for the day – try a cleansing juice or a warming cup of rich latte. Dance Base card holders get 10% off their bill.


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