Amenities & Services

Amenities & Services


Light refreshments, confectionery, newspapers and other reading material are available for purchase. The café has both indoor and outdoor seating in a lovely garden setting.

Hours of operation are:   Monday – Friday     8.00am – 4.30pm


An ATM is located in the main entrance of Western General Hospital.

Newspapers & Magazines

Newspapers and magazines can be purchased from the Café on the ground floor.


Mail (including eCards through the Send a Patient eCard feature) is delivered to patients’ rooms on a daily basis. Any mail received following discharge will be forwarded to the patient’s home address.

For regular mail, stamps may be purchased from Reception.


Our staff at Reception will be happy to organise a taxi for any patient or visitor or dial for a taxi using our free telephone in the foyer. A taxi rank is located diagonally opposite the hospital on the corner of Stanlake and Eleanor Street.