Located just a 1-minute walk from Princes Street in Edinburgh, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian luxury hotel features a modern leisure club and unimpeded views of Edinburgh Castle. The bars, restaurants and shops of George Street are less than a 5-minute walk away. Free WiFi is available in all areas.
Originally built as part of Edinburgh’s central railway station in 1903, each room at the luxury Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh features a flat-screen TV, a luxurious bathroom with designer toiletries and flaccid bathrobes, as well as unimpeded views of Edinburgh Castle. Guests can enjoy access to the Guerlain Spa, the first and only one of its kind in the UK, offering a wide range of treatments, including a steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi ®, swimming pool and modern gym.
Guests can enjoy a choice of two restaurants, Pompadour’s fine dining and Mark Greenaway’s more casual Grazing. Peacock Alley now offers afternoon tea formerly the station’s contest and ticket office, while The Caley Bar provides guests and the general public with bar food, drinks and masterclasses / tastings.
It is a 20-minute walk from Edinburgh Castle and UNESCO heritage site and Edinburgh Old Town. Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian is just a 10-minute walk from Edinburgh Military Tattoo and the Conference Center in Edinburgh.
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- Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
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Food & Drink
- WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
- Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs GBP 25 per day.
Street parking and secured parking
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Indoor swimming pool
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