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Landmark hotel near Princes Street and Edinburgh Castle
With a stay at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian in Edinburgh (New Town), you'll be minutes from Charlotte Square and Edinburgh International Conference Centre.
This 5-star hotel is close to Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street Gardens.
Make yourself at home in one of the 241 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Satellite programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include direct-dial phones, as well as safes and desks.
Pamper yourself with onsite body treatments and facials. Additional amenities at this Edwardian hotel include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and babysitting/childcare.
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves lunch and dinner. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café, and 24-hour room service is provided. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a business center, and audiovisual equipment. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Parking (subject to charges) is available onsite, and additional parking (subject to charges) can be found nearby.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh used to be the railway hotel for Princes Street Station which closed in 1965. The architectural features of the station are still visible around this 7-floor Edwardian design hotel, renovated in 2012. The hotel hosted many famous people of stage and screen including Gene Kelly, Charlie Chaplin, Laurel and Hardy, Elizabeth Taylor, and Sir Sean Connery.
The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh opened the first Geurlain Spa in the UK in winter 2012. The spa is a sanctuary of luxury and relaxation, and offers beauty services, manicures and pedicures, and pampering body scrubs and facial treatments for both men and women.
Business guests can access a business center offering a range of services and 8 meeting rooms which accommodate from 10 to 300 people. Both wired and wireless Internet access are provided for surcharges.
Parking is available on site (surcharge).
- Offsite parking discounted rates available
- Room service (24 hours)
- Babysitting or childcare
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Concierge services
- Audiovisual equipment
- Multiple large conference rooms
- 24-hour front desk
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Banquet facilities
- Currency exchange
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Fitness facilities
- Coffee shop or café
- Business center
- Event catering
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Cell phone/mobile rental
- Secretarial services
- Business services
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 241
- Number of floors - 7
- Tour assistance
- Laundry facilities
- Year Built 1903
- Beauty services
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Luggage storage
- Express check-in
- Parking (surcharge)
- Parking limited (surcharge)
- Parking nearby (surcharge)
- Parking nearby
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Spa services on site
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge, Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
Parking (surcharge), Parking limited (surcharge), Parking nearby, Parking nearby (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available
- Room Amenities
- Complimentary toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Coffee/tea maker
- Direct-dial phone
- Video-game console
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Climate control
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- Extra towels/bedding
- Shower/tub combination
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
- In-room safe
- Connecting / adjoining rooms available
The Pompadour by Galvin - This first floor dining room provides a superb French culinary experience complemented by the finest French regional wines, courtesy of the hotel's highly experienced sommelier. Seasonally inspired menus use locally sourced produce. The sumptuous interior is Scottish Heritage listed.
Galvin Brasserie de Luxe - The "Theatre of a Crustacea" showcase is at the heart of this bustling brasserie with dynamic service, resembling a traditional Parisian bistro. Whether it’s a quick bite at the bar or the very best of the brasserie, guests will enjoy French classics including prix fixe menus, with a wide choice of good value wines and beers.
Peacock Alley - Inspired by the grand social promenade that connected the original Waldorf and Astoria hotels in New York, Peacock Alley is the hub of the hotel’s social scene, the perfect setting for a quintessential afternoon tea, or an evening cocktail or two. Enjoy Viennoiserie breakfasts, delicate small platters, an à la carte lunch menu, or the traditional afternoon tea, underneath the clock from the original Caledonian Railway Station.
The Caley Bar - A great place to relax, serving a wide range of whiskies, cocktails and snacks.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Ice skating nearby
- Tennis nearby
- Racquetball/squash nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Playground nearby
- Swimming on site
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body scrubs
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
Policies & Fees
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 14.99 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
- Additional Details
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.