Find us

Address:  Emmaus House, 14 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh,  EH3 9NQ.
Tel: 0131 228 1066

View our location on Google Maps

Bus services which stop on/near Gilmore Place:

Lothian bus 10, 11, 15, 16 Princes Street; 23, 27 from The Mound (close proximity to train and bus station).

Information on Lothian bus timetables.

Shortest walking distance is from Haymarket railway station about 0.8 mile, 20 mins on foot (see walking directions below).

If your train does not go through Haymarket the house is a 30 – 35 min walk from Waverley. Board either a Lothian 10 or Lothian 27 bus from Princes Street. Both turn on to Gilmore Place. Alighting at the first stop, cross the road and Emmaus House is located a little further along (the 4th house in the Georgian terrace, beyond the shops). The Lothian 11, 15 or 16 bus also run from Princes Street. Alight at the first stop after the Kings Theatre, cross the road & turn into Gilmore Place (directly opposite the Kings Theatre) .

Please note the first part of Gilmore Place on the right (from the King’s Theatre)  is known as “Lochrin Buildings”. Continue along past the shops and on the right you will soon see our black and white Emmaus House sign.

Directions from Haymarket station on foot are different to online searches as they do not include the pedestrian canal basin. Directions on foot are as follows:

As you leave the station,

1.      Walk to your right onto Haymarket Terrace/A8 toward Haymarket/A8

2.      Slight right at Haymarket/A8 onto Morrison St (there are several roads at this junction; veer to the right passing Ryries Bar on your right & The Haymarket Bar on your left).

3.      Continue along Morrison St (walk past the entrance to Grove Street)

4.      Turn right into Gardner’s Crescent and continue to the end of this road where you meet a T-junction

5. At the T-junction cross to the other side of the road (at pedestrian traffic lights) and walk through the pedestrian lane which is to the right of Akva café/bar to reach the canal basin (this is a pedestrian precinct which does not show up on Google maps)

6.      Walk up the left side of the canal basin pass the holiday flats

7.      Turn left at the opening to Lower Gilmore Place

8.      A few yards on at crossroads turn left into Gilmore Pl. Emmaus House will be on the left.

The Google map site gives you good directions to our house from Waverley at this link

Walking directions from Waverley Station

Alternatively, a taxi will cost approx. £5 – £7

A Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SC042957)

  • Languages

    german swedish spanish
    finnish dutch french

  • Donations Welcome