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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2AB, United Kingdom
+44 131 222 8888

₹ 13,365+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
based on 2,123 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 8.5
  • 5.7
  • 5.1

Good to know

  • Great view
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service

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    About

    The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian – ‘The Caley’ as it’s known by locals - is an Edinburgh institution. Once a grand Victorian railway hotel, it opened in 1903, above the now closed Princes Street railway station. Generations of visitors from near and far have enjoyed had unforgettable moments in the hotel for everything from such as choosing discovering a favorite whisky in the Caley Bar, to being married in lavish style. Champagne Afternoon Tea has become a local tradition, served daily in stunning surroundings. Admire the hotel’s original entrance from Princes Street, against the backdrop of the world famous Edinburgh Castle. With its central locale and proximity to boutique shopping on George Street, the best of Scotland’s golf courses, the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) as well as onward local & international transport links, this Edinburgh city centre hotel makes an elegant setting for visitors, business travelers & events alike. The classically styled rooms with understated quality make your stay comfortable. Whilst the chic, oak paneled boardroom can eloquently host briefings and the stunning Castle Suite boast the most elegant interior of any ballroom in the city Edinburgh and can entertain 250 guests for conferencing and cocktails. The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian hotel is walking distance to Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) as well as only minutes from the designer stores and boutiques on George Street. The Castle Suite entertains 250 guests for conferencing and cocktails. The ‘Caley’ has a full suite of wedding packages, tailoring both intimate gatherings and grand celebrations. A fully licensed venue for marriages and civil partnerships, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian Hotel provides a magical setting for the most special of days for unforgettable moments.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • Indoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Child pool
    • Beauty salon
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Kitchen/Kitchenette
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 2,123 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 70%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
      8.4 "84% said the concierge service was amazing."
      7.2 "72% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      7.5 "Management was excellent, said 75%."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.4 "Good vibe."
      8.5 "85% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.1 "91% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.8 "88% thought the hotel was luxurious."
      8.2 "82% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were big enough."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were big enough."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
    • 5.1 "Average cleanliness."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
      3.6 "64% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      3.1 "The price was too high for 69%."
    • 3.8 "Pool is below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 1,571 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "83% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 7.8 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.9 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
      5.3 "53% thought the sauna was ok."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
    • 4.8 "Not very comfortable."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were small."
      2.9 "71% thought it was too noisy."
      4.9 "51% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
    • 4.7 "Not very clean."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      2.3 "77% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
      3.5 "The price was too high for 65%."
      3.8 "62% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 4.2 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.6 "Pool is below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.8 Excellent
    based on 424 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the concierge service was amazing."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.0 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.2 "Good vibe."
      8.7 "87% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.2 "92% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 6.4 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were big enough."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were big enough."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
    • 5.1 "Average cleanliness."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
    • 3.7 "Pool is below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 21 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 106 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.0 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.9 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.8 "Average amenities."
      6.6 "66% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.0 "Average cleanliness."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
    • 4.1 "Value below average."
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    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Friendly service"
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