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    Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

    Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AB, Scotland
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    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    Stayed one night and wished we had stayed a week! Beautiful hotel, great and informative staff, gorgeous room and wonderful breakfast. I can't wait to visit again, a little pricey but definitely worth it and very walkable and convenient to most of Edinburgh attractions.More

    Thank Niles A
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 1 July 2017

    Dear Niles A, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your recent visit to Edinburgh and for taking the time to share your feedback. I am thrilled to read your comments that, from start to finish, you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and had...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    Loved the convienent location of this hotel. Most of the staff friendly, helpful and effecient. A few looked as if they were new and needed more training. Room was very quiet and we felt like we were the only people on our floor. Great bed...More

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    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 1 July 2017

    Dear monarchtravel, Many thanks for sharing your review of your recent stay during your visit to Edinburgh. It was a pleasure to have had you here with us and I am pleased that our central location and your room exceeded your expectations. I am sorry...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for 3 nights. Booked and paid over £300 per night. On arrival we were shown to our room which was small and dark, with a small shower room. The view was of the air conditioning units and ducts attached to a brick wall,...More

    Thank Stav A
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 1 July 2017

    Dear Stav A, Thank you for your recent stay and for sharing your feedback. Whilst I am pleased to read that you enjoyed the view of Edinburgh Castle in your first room, our breakfast and the service provided by our team at Concierge and Reception,...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    I stayed with a friend at the Caledonian for two nights earlier this month. I was a little afraid it was going to be too corporate and not charming and I could not have been more wrong. Check-in was very easy and our room was...More

    Thank T_V_Wells
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 29 June 2017

    Dear T_V_Wells, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback following your stay with us. It was a pleasure to have had you here and I am delighted that, from start to finish, we exceeded your expectations. I will be...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    From the moment we stepped out of the taxi at the front door of this hotel we were greeted by bellmen dressed in tartan trousers who took our bags from us and directed us to the front desk. We were surprised not to have to...More

    Thank bromovancouver
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 28 June 2017

    Dear bromovancouver, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback following your stay with us. It is a great delight to read that, from start to finish, we exceeded your expectations and your wonderful comments are greatly appreciated. I so apologise however that...More

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    1 September 2017|
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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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    Response from Stav A | Reviewed this property |
    I doubt it, smoking isn't allowed inside buildings in the UK
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    Response from JohnHowardNorfolk | Reviewed this property |
    It is worth the five stars. Some unreasonable guests have a misplaced sense of entitlement to quibble. The service at the Edinburgh Waldorf is superb and totally due to excellent management, staff training and recruitment.
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