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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

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

Cheapest
rate per night

8.7

Excellent
based on 3,141 reviews
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian - Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 0.7 km
Location rating 9.6
Nearest airport Edinburgh Turnhouse
Distance to airport 10.3 km

Rooms

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Premier rooms

$404+

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King bed
$404 per night
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Queen bed
$435 per night
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King bed
$436 per night
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King bed
$487 per night
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Unknown
$660 per night
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Double bed
$686 per night
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Double bed
$749 per night
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Double bed
$884 per night
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Double bed
$995 per night

Double rooms

$424+

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$424 per night
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$561 per night
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$652 per night
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$679 per night

Deluxe rooms

$302+

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$302 per night
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$303 per night
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$303 per night
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Queen bed
$316 per night
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Unknown
$327 per night
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$328 per night
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Unknown
$360 per night
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$360 per night
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Queen bed
$369 per night
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Unknown
$373 per night
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King bed
$383 per night
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Unknown
$395 per night
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Queen bed
$401 per night
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Unknown
$433 per night
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$450 per night
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Unknown
$482 per night

King rooms

$4,342+

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$4,342 per night
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King bed
$4,914 per night

Queen rooms

$318+

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$318 per night
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$343 per night
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$347 per night
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$354 per night
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$386 per night
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$410 per night
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$462 per night
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$464 per night
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Queen bed
$487 per night
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$541 per night
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Unknown
$551 per night

Premium rooms

$387+

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$387 per night
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$404 per night
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$434 per night
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$466 per night
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$779 per night

Reviews

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afternoon tea in 8 reviews
beautiful hotel in 224 reviews
bed was very comfortable in 33 reviews
birthday trip in 7 reviews
breakfast was good in 214 reviews
edinburgh castle in 5 reviews
excellent breakfast in 189 reviews
great location in 263 reviews
hot water in 48 reviews
leisure facilities in 38 reviews
long wait in 6 reviews
room service in 129 reviews
room was small in 388 reviews
room with view in 432 reviews
staff were very friendly in 531 reviews
star hotel in 15 reviews
  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    10.0

    Highly recommend this hotel - great location, nice rooms and atmosphere, very professional staff

  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    10.0

    Everything. The whole experience was fabulous. From the moment we arrived until we left.

    Nothing. All was good

  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    10.0

    Great location and very helpful staff. Great choices in the restaurant.

    Nothing

  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    8.8

    First visit to Edinburgh. Our 40th Ruby wedding.

    Ok

  • Good
    Jul 2019
    6.8

    breakfast was ok nothing special and certainly not 5 star as the prices were.

    Rooms were small and not well equipped at £500 was a poor room. car parking at £25 per night is taking advantage and charging for WIFI as well. It was removed form my bill because I objected.

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About

Overview

The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian was built in 1903. It’s located in the capital of Scotland and is as regal as guests will expect it to be. The hotel is iconic and has views of the famous Edinburgh Castle from many of the rooms.

There are 241 rooms in this large hotel. There are many different kinds of rooms to choose from that range from luxury suites to deluxe rooms to premium rooms. There are a couple of suites that are different from the rest and have unique features, the Alexander Graham Bell Suite and the Caledonian Suite. All rooms have free WiFi, plush robes, and slippers. There are TVs and coffeemakers, too. The rooms are different sizes but all have spacious interiors.

The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian has different options for dining. There’s Galvin Brasserie De Luxe for French cuisine. The Pompadour is an elegant restaurant that serves locally inspired dishes with views of Edinburgh Castle. There’s also Peacock Alley which has great breakfast. It’s a more casual choice for dining. The hotel also has The Caley Bar and a breakfast that is served in the Brasserie on the first floor.

This hotel has a spa contained within the property. There is also golfing in the area, in the country where the sport began. The hotel has an exercise room, an indoor heated pool, a hot tub, a sauna, and a steam room. Guests will, of course, be very conveniently located right across from Edinburgh Castle. There are many museums and galleries to visit. Other attractions include The Royal Botanic Gardens, the Palace of Holyrood House, The Royal Mile, and St. Giles’ Cathedral.

The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian has the greatest number of rooms with views overlooking Edinburgh Castle. The amenities of the hotel are all high quality and there are plenty of dining options right on-site. It’s perfect for business or leisure travelers.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.7 Excellent

based on 3,141 reviews

9.6

Location

8.7

Service

4.0

Value

3.3

WiFi

Things to know

  • Friendly service
  • Great view

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Car hire
Internet
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
Lift
Massage
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Coffee shop
Parking (surcharge)
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Linens
Towels
Babysitting or child care
Business centre
Laundry facilities

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Edinburgh Castle 0.5 km
  • Princes Street Gardens 0.7 km
  • National Gallery of Scotland 0.7 km
  • Scott Monument 0.9 km
  • National Library Of Scotland 1 km
  • Princes Mall 1 km

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