The Shore ...has an excellent array of amenities available to further compliment the offering at Commercial Quay itself. This includes numerous well-established restaurants, cafes and bars as well as a Malmaison Hotel, all within a 5-minute walk from Commercial Quay.
Ocean Terminal Ocean Terminal retail and leisure complex is also less than 5-minutes walking distance of Commercial Quay. This offers a range of national retailers including Marks & Spencer, Boots, HMV and Debenhams. There are also a variety of bars and restaurants, a VUE Cinema complex and PURE Gym adding to the already extensive leisure offering in the area. The Royal Yacht Britannia, one of Scotland’s key tourist attractions, is also permanently moored at Ocean Terminal.
Transport Links Transport links in the area are good and Commercial Quay benefits from a high frequency bus service running from Leith into the City Centre, with bus stops positioned immediately outside Commercial Quay.
Business Significant commercial development within Leith in recent years has seen the location develop and expand from an IT and Media hub to an area of success and growth for a range of occupational sectors. Key occupiers within Leith now include Cisco Systems, Toshiba, The Energy Savings Trust, VisitScotland and Mastercard. The Scottish Government’s 377,000 sq ft headquarters building is situated immediately opposite Commercial Quay.