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    Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

    Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AB, Scotland
    011 44 131 222 8888
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The stay of fabulous! Catherine in reservation made our stay one we will never forget! This was a 60th birthday and anniversary celebration and the Waldorf didn't miss a beat! Our room was on the small size, but very nice and the bathroom was large...More

    Thank SullivanFamily1
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 1 week ago

    Dear SullivanFamily1, Thank you very much for leaving us with your review. I am absolutely thrilled that you had such a memorable and enjoyable visit with us – especially for such a special occasion. I will be sure to pass on to Rob how much...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel is in a fantastic location, right at the end of Princes Street. We upgraded to a room with a castle view which was well worth it, simply stunning. We decided to eat in the hotel that night and opted for the seven course...More

    Thank Margaret E
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Margaret E, Thank you very much for taking the time to get in contact. I am thrilled that you were happy with our prime location and were able to take in the stunning view of the Edinburgh Castle from your room. In regards to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice historic property. It tries hard, but it lacks atmosphere. Breakfast room dark and unwelcoming, with a poor buffet. Rooms nice, but dark , heavy decor, which makes me feel uncomfortable. Long corridors dated with bad lighting. Not sure what it is, but feels a...More

    1  Thank joycemcgovern
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 1 week ago

    Dear joycemcgovern, Thank you for taking the time to pass on your feedback. We certainly try our best to maintain the integrity of this historic and beautiful building, so am happy you appreciated this. We also are striving to maintain a high and modern standard,...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Location and staff were excellent but the overall quality of the hotel was disappointing considering the cost. It was very noisy at night and the room was in need of upgrading. Very little storage space for clothing considering it was a king and upgraded room.More

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    1  Thank robertsH2213LW
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 1 week ago

    Dear robertsH2213LW, Thank you for leaving your review. I am pleased you found the staff to be working at such a high level and were able to make the best of our wonderful location. However, it is disappointing to see that your room to be...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From the moment we arrived we were in total awe of everything at this property. This property is a converted train station and is rich in history. The location of the hotel is awesome. All of staff were very attentive and courteous, they made us...More

    Thank Tblakely
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Tblakely, Thank you very much for staying at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian and for taking the time to share your incredible feedback. The history of this hotel is indeed very unique and I am delighted to see that you enjoyed it and...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    mkmcginty
    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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    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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    8 July 2017|
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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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    "If you can get an upper floor with a view of the castle it is well worth it!"
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    "Castle view rooms are more expensive but if it's a special occasion well worth it, very memorable."
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