The Edinburgh Chess Club is situated in the West End of Edinburgh's New Town area, just west of Princes St.

1 Alva Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4PG

From the West End junction (the corner where the Caledonian Hotel and the Johnnie Walker Whisky Experience - formerly the House of Fraser store -face each other), head north-west up Queensferry St and Alva St is the first main street on the left. Our clubrooms are in the first main entrance on the left, and are on the first floor. There is an entryphone system with the club's name on it.


While we no longer have a telephone on the premises you can contact our caretaker, Colin, on +44 (0) 7985 504 285 if you'd like to enquire about opening times.