National Summer Ball 2018 - UK Housekeepers Association

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National Summer Ball 2018

National Summer Ball 2018
  • Date: 6th July 2018
  • Region: National
  • Meeting: Edinburgh, Scotland

In 2018 the Scottish Region of the UK Housekeepers Association has the honour of hosting the National Summer Ball at The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh on Friday 6th July. The evening will encompass true Scottish hospitality through food, drink, live band and entertainment.


UKHA Scottish Region Presents the 2018 Summer Ball

Annual Summer Ball on Friday 6th July 2018 at The Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh.

Early Bird Price: £80 per person or £750 per table of 10 – if booked and paid before 4th May 2018

Standard price: £85 per person if booked on or after 4th May 2018

If you would like to book your place, please download the booking form here


Sponsorship Opportunities

The Scottish region will offer a "Ceud Mile Failte" (a hundred thousand welcomes) to friends new and old from across the UK. Housekeepers, local and national associate members will be attendance - along with invited guests to the event. The association is grateful to those associate members who make it possible for many housekeepers to attend this very special social evening through sponsorship.

In order for this event to be as successful as previous events, we need to raise sponsorship to cover some of the costs to make it accessible to our Housekeepers. We are therefore asking for your assistance whether it be Raffle Prizes or if you could assist us by sponsoring all or part of the below.

  • Photographer
  • Entertainment
  • Pre Dinner Drinks
  • Pre-Dinner canapés
  • Wine Liqueurs
  • Flowers/ table decorations
  • Table Gifts Stationery
  • Items for Goody Bags
  • Raffle prizes
  • Stationery and administration costs


This list is not exhaustive, however we welcome all amounts big or small and all sponsors will be acknowledged at the event, in a dedicated newsletter and via the UKHA website.

We are also encouraging all companies attending to sponsor a Housekeeper to attend. If you are able to assist please contact either; Jo Wilby – Scottish Chair – or Derek Laing -




Accommodation Options

Please note a number of lower priced rooms are available at the venue.

For an alternative there is an excellent group rate at the Waterloo Apex Hotel, which is 5 mins walk away. These rooms are available on a first come first served basis until mid-May. 

For rates and codes please refer to the Accommodation Options below...


Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

Standard room single/twin/double: £164.00 B&B

Booking code: MAT0607

Tel 0800 049 8000   

Email by 25 May 2018



Principal Edinburgh George Street

Standard room single occupancy: £199.00 B&B

Standard room twin/double occupancy: £211.00 B&B

Booking code: UKHO060718

Tel 0131 225 1251 Option 1 by 22 May 2018



Radisson Blu

Standard room single occupancy: £228.00 B&B

Standard room twin/double occupancy: £243.00 B&B

Booking code: UKH060718

Tel 0131 557 9797 by 22 May 2018



The Balmoral

Standard room twin/double occupancy: £345.00 B&B         

Booking code: UKHA060718

Tel 0131 551 2414 by 22 May 2018



See below for images from last year's ball

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