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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

The hotel itself is gorgeous. A beautiful historic building in a wonderful location that is very clean. Food was consistently good throughout the stay and staff we met were friendly. I sadly felt this hotel is too big for the staff and the name and...More

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Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 25 July 2017

Dear Lawrence C, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay in such detail. I am pleased to read that you greatly appreciated our hotel itself, your In Room Dining experience and the service provided to you by our team. However, I am...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Wonderful and excellent service on all levels. Staff amazing. location very central. beautiful views of the castle. The bar had a really good atmosphere and feel to it. I would go again. the breakfast was very good with lots of choiceMore

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Thank noushienk
Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 25 July 2017

Dear noushienk, Thank you for your commnets following your stay which are much appreciated. I am thrilled to read your five star review and that you had such an unforgettable experience with us. It is of great pleasure to learn that our team, in particular,...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

very prompt service, great location, close to Grass market and Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle and well appointed rooms-Fitness center opened at 6A-would have liked earlier- only negative-but friendliness and response times were excellent. Will stay here the next time I am in EdinburghMore

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Thank William W
Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 25 July 2017

Dear William W, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback following your recent visit. It is of delight to learn that we exceeded your expectations in every way and I will be sharing your praise with our team and so thank you...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This was a lovely hotel and I had a large room with a view of the Castle. The decor was beautiful and the history of the hotel was interesting. The staff were unfailingly polite. Cleanliness of the room 8/10. Towels, sheets, hand basin and bath...More

Thank Gorana M
Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 25 July 2017

Dear Gorana M, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your recent visit to Edinburgh and it was a pleasure to have had you here. I am pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and your praise in regards to the décor of...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The hotel is a old style building with plenty of history . The detail in Scotland is in the architecture and history -Wardolf Astoria offers all of this in a extremely central hotel overlooking the Edinburgh castle and across the road from the Scottish monument...More

Thank Sheree H
Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Sheree H, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with your fellow travellers following your recent stay during your visit to Edinburgh. Your review is a pleasure to read and I am delighted to learn that you had a truly enjoyable...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$153 - US$708 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Green Hotel in Edinburgh
#8 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
#13 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#30 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#33 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#34 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$708 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Green Hotel in Edinburgh
#8 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
#13 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#30 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#33 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#34 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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jillyflyaway
10 December 2017|
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Response from AlexDragon | Reviewed this property |
It’s has valet parking £16 for 24 hrs. Parking at front of hotel.
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5 October 2017|
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Response from Marietta S | Reviewed this property |
We picked up our car AFTER staying at the Waldorf Astoria so do not know about parking at the hotel. Although, I am an expert on WHERE to pick up your car. Pick it up at the airport (or any place else), and NOT THE Rental... More
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Response from Farook K | Reviewed this property |
No way, even being a diamond member of Hhonors, most of them offer free b fast expect this property, transport to airport you will be lucky if they are free enough to guide how to get to airport. Do not worry there is taxi... More
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