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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, Edinburgh

Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2AB, UK
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, Edinburgh Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, Edinburgh 0131 222 8888 Princes Street Edinburgh
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  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Pets Allowed
  • Leisure with pool
  • Spa Treatments
  • Family Friendly
  • Gym
  • Public Transport Nearby

The icon Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian exudes modern luxury throughout and can be found just steps away from Edinburgh’s Princes Street. Home to the UK’s only Guerlain Spa, beautifully furnished bedrooms and a dining experience like no other, a stay at the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh offers a luxury city break not to be missed.

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Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Pets Allowed
  • Leisure with pool
  • Spa Treatments
  • Family Friendly
  • Gym
  • Public Transport Nearby

Number of Bedrooms: 241

Parking Spaces: 0

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 12pm

The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian is housed within a former rail station in the heart of this historic city. Combing modern luxury and Victorian style this grand hotel is a great choice when looking for a romantic break in Edinburgh or an indulgent city break. The Waldorf is just steps away from Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town and the Royal Mile.

Each of the beautifully furnished bedrooms at the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh come complete with a Serta mattress, delicate Egyptian cotton sheets, Nespresso machine and black-out curtains. Other room amenities include an in-room mini bar with a full range of beverages, a flat screen TV and a tastefully appointed bathroom with complimentary bathrobes and slippers and exclusive bathing products by Salvatore Ferragamo. For something a bit different why not book a Carriage Queen Room. These iconic rooms celebrate the rich railway history of The Caledonian. Every detail, from the metalwork to the polished burr veneers, is reminiscent of the finishes which would have featured in the Victorian railway carriages that once transported travellers from around the world. Many rooms and suites benefit from views towards the imposing Edinburgh Castle.

While staying at the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh you are guaranteed to experience award-winning Scottish dining in the relaxed and welcoming environment. The Grazing by Mark Greenway created by celebrated Edinburgh chef Mark Greenaway incorporates locally sourced ingredients with unique concept dishes created by Mark. A sensory experience like no other, modern fine dining restaurant, Dean Banks at The Pompadour, engages all 5 senses to change the way you experience food with the signature 7-course tasting menu showcasing the best Scottish produce from land and sea. Located in the heart of the hotel, the stylish sophistication of the new Peacock Alley is comfortable lounge for residents to treat as their own, for breakfast, light lunch or afternoon tea. Experience casual elegance and trendy sophistication at The Caley Bar with pre-diner drinks, sip on custom cocktails, or sample some of the finest whiskies Scotland has to offer.

Enjoy complimentary access to the Guerlain Spa featuring an indoor swimming pool with views on Edinburgh Castle, sauna, steam room, whirlpool and two gyms.

The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.

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Bedrooms

tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Trouser Press
tick Iron/Board
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Mini Bar
tick Air conditioning
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4
tick Bathrobes & Slippers
tick In room safe
tick Lift
tick Fridge

Due to the Victorian heritage of the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh this hotels bedrooms boasts ornate high ceilings, plenty of space as well as views towards Edinburgh Castle. Enjoy a relaxing night’s sleep with the world famous Waldorf Astoria bedding, Serta mattress and black-out curtains to name but a few of the great amenities the Waldorf’s bedrooms include.

QUEEN/KING DELUXE ROOM
These beautifully furnished rooms feature a queen or king size bed complete with a Serta mattress and delicate Egyptian cotton sheets. The Deluxe Room offers modern amenities including a Nespresso machine and black-out curtains. Other room amenities include an in-room mini bar with a full range of beverages, a flat screen TV and a tastefully appointed bathroom with complimentary bathrobes and slippers and exclusive bathing products by Salvatore Ferragamo.

TWO DOUBLE BED PREMIER ROOM
This spacious premium room is perfect for families, offering two double beds with Serta mattresses and delicate Egyptian cotton sheets. Blackout curtains make sleeping in easier. Modern amenities include a Nespresso coffee machine and an LCD TV. Luxurious bathrobes, slippers and exclusive Salvatore Ferragamo bath products complete the refreshing in-room amenities. Sleeps up to 2 adults and 2 children.

This room type is also available with Castle Views at a supplement.

QUEEN/TWIN/KING PREMIER ROOM
High ceiling, Waldorf Astoria bedding, tea and coffee facilities. This beautifully furnished room is available as a queen, twin or king-sized bed and blackout curtains. Modern amenities include a Nespresso coffee machine and an LCD TV. Luxurious bathrobes, slippers and exclusive Salvatore Ferragamo toiletries complete our refreshing in-room amenities.

This room type is also available with Castle Views at a supplement.

QUEEN CARRIAGE ROOM
Waldorf Astoria bedding, Railway exclusive themed décor, tea and coffee facilities These iconic rooms celebrate the rich railway history of The Caledonian. Every detail, from the metalwork to the polished burr veneers, is reminiscent of the finishes which would have featured in the Victorian railway carriages that once transported travellers from around the world to stay in ?The Old Lady of Princes Street?. Other amenities of the Carriage Queen rooms include a Nespresso coffee machine, a minibar, a flat screen TV and an elegant bathroom with bathrobes and slippers and exclusive bathing products by Salvatore Ferragamo.

KING JUNIOR SUITE
Waldorf Astoria bedding, separate living room, tea and coffee facilities These classically furnished suites include an open plan living area equipped with a large desk and beautifully upholstered seating. In-room amenities include Nespresso machine, silky-smooth bathrobes and Salvatore Ferragamo products.

CALEDONIAN SUITE WITH CASTLE VIEW
Approx. 120 sq.m/1,291 sq. ft., separate living room, high ceiling, tea /coffee facilities. With grand views of the city?s iconic Edinburgh Castle, this suite offers three interconnected en-suite bedrooms (a Queen, King and Twin rooms). The suite also features a lounge area with eclectic artworks, sofa, wall mounted flat screen TV, and dining table. In-room amenities include Nespresso machine, black-out curtains, silky-smooth bathrobes, and Salvatore Ferragamo products. Sleeps up to 6 persons.

TWO BEDROOM SUITE
Featuring modern, elegant décor, the Two Bedroom Suite is complete with two private bedrooms, three beautifully-appointed marble bathrooms, and a spacious separate living area. Enjoy a restful nights' sleep in our luxurious two bedroom suite, equipped with our signature Waldorf Astoria bedding and Egyptian cotton sheets. Sip a coffee from the Nespresso machine and stay entertained using the LCD TV and one button connect Bluetooth speaker. Silky-smooth bathrobes, slippers and Salvatore Ferragamo bath products complete our refreshing selection of amenities. Sleeps up to 5 people.

TWO BEDROOM SUITE WITH VIEW
Showcasing scenic views of the iconic Edinburgh Castle

QUEEN JUNIOR SUITE WITH CASTLE VIEW
44 sq. m./473 sq. ft., castle view, separate living room, tea and coffee facilities Wake up to a perfectly framed view of Edinburgh Castle, the city?s most iconic site. This suite features a living area and a bedroom with a queen-sized Waldorf Astoria bed, Egyptian cotton linens and black-out curtains. Sip a coffee from the Nespresso machine. Silky-smooth bathrobes and exclusive Salvatore Ferragamo products complete our refreshing suite amenities. Sleeps up to 3 people.

Bar & Restaurant

Dean Banks at The Pompadour
A sensory experience like no other, modern fine dining restaurant, Dean Banks at The Pompadour, engages all 5 senses to change the way you experience food with the signature 7-course tasting menu showcasing the best Scottish produce from land and sea. Chef Proprietor, Dean Banks is a Masterchef The Professionals finalist. Putting the environment in the forefront, Dean Banks at The Pompadour focuses on sourcing sustainable produce, with a strong passion for Scottish seafood.

Available Wednesday to Sunday 5pm – 10pm

Grazing by Mark Greenaway
Experience award-winning Scottish dining in the relaxed and welcoming environment created by celebrated Edinburgh chef Mark Greenaway. The menu incorporates locally sourced ingredients with unique concept dishes created by Mark. Chef Mark Greenaway is an ambassador for Scotland Food and Drink. His commitment and drive place him in the very top tier of Scottish chefs. Mark’s first cookbook, ‘Perceptions’, received the ‘Best in the World’ award at The Gourmand Cookbook Awards. Grazing by Mark Greenaway is situated on the ground floor of the hotel with access from Peacock Alley and Rutland Street.

Peacock Alley
Located in the heart of the hotel, the stylish sophistication of the new Peacock Alley will re-connect to all the glamour and traditions of the original Waldorf & Astoria Hotels in New York. The classic place to be, from morning to night. A comfortable lounge for residents to treat as their own, for breakfast, light lunch or afternoon tea. A discreet, professional welcome for informal business meetings; “the place to see and be seen” at cocktail hour; a convivial, attentive “club” in which to wind down at the end of the evening.

Available Monday to Sunday 7am – 12am

The Caley Bar
Experience casual elegance and trendy sophistication at The Caley Bar. Inspired by the timeless heritage of the Caledonian Railway, this destination Edinburgh bar offers an historic tribute to the luxury hotel's Victorian past. The Caley Bar presents a warm, inviting ambiance with a sense of adventure. Savor pre-diner drinks, sip on custom cocktails, or sample some of the finest whiskies Scotland has to offer. Set where Edinburgh's Old Town, New Town, and West End meet, The Caley Bar boasts a fantastic gathering point before exploring the excitements of Scotland's capital city.

Available Thursday to Sunday 5pm – 12am

The Courtyard
Enjoy the sun and relax with our selection of signature cocktails and fresh, Scottish seafood. We are proud to be working in collaboration with five famous brands for each one of our Summer Huts: Edinburgh Gin, Laurent Perrier Champagne, Belvedere Vodka, Glenlivet Whisky and Fever-Tree. Each Summer Hut comes with luxurious blankets by Laurent Perrier as well as personal hot water bottles in case of cooler weather. Our food menu will feature Native Oysters, Lobster and Crayfish Cocktail, Oscietra Caviar, Salmon Platter and Vegetarian Mezze. The Courtyard is open daily, weather permitting. 

Available Thursday to Sunday 3pm – 10pm

Leisure

tick Fitness Suite
tick Sauna
tick Steam Room
tick Relaxation Area
tick Beauty Treatments
tick Indoor Heated Swimming Pool
tick Jacuzzi
tick Spa Lounge

Guerlain Spa
From exquisite, custom-built Guerlain cabins to the exclusive use of Guerlain products and techniques, every aspect of the Guerlain Spa is designed to relax the body and mind, promoting inner well-being and balance.

Opening Hours
Monday – Sunday 7am to 9pm

 

Location & Directions

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Superbly located Edinburgh city centre hotel looking up to Edinburgh Castle at the west end of Princes Street, within walking distance to a large number of attractions. 

Car Parking:
Car Parking is available for £25 per day. 

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Children
When adding children to a reservation the rate quoted is the total for adults only. Children's rates will be applied at the hotel direct.

Car Parking:
Car Parking is available for £25 per day.

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Cycling
tick Horse Racing
tick Golf in Local Area
tick Climbing
tick Shopping

The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is perfectly placed for exploring all that Edinburgh has to offer.

Discover its rich history, admire the stunning architecture and explore the abundance of local shops, museums, festivals and the famous Royal Mile.

Things to see and do while staying at the Waldorf Astoria in Edinburgh 

Edinburgh Castle
Palace of Holyrood House
Scottish National Gallery of Modern art
Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Usher Hall
Kings Theatre
Edinburgh Zoo
Royal Mile Whiskies
Princes Street Gardens

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