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Located in New Town, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Dean Village, Edinburgh International Conference Centre, and Princes Street Gardens. Royal Lyceum Theatre and Usher Hall are also within 10 minutes.
2 restaurants, a full-service spa and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club and a coffee shop/café.
All 241 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as espresso makers and bathrobes, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars and premium bedding.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us! Opens in a new window.
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian
In addition to a full-service spa, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian features an indoor pool and a health club. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.
Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of A business centre and meeting rooms. This Edwardian hotel also offers spa services, tour or ticket assistance and multilingual staff. Parking is available on-site at a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in 2013.
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is a smoke-free property.
- Express check-in
- Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- Indoor pool
- 24-hour front desk
- Conference space
- Business center
- Meeting rooms 8
- Year Built 1903
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Coffee shop or café
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Health club
- Free wired Internet
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Luggage storage
- Offsite parking discounted rates available
- Breakfast available (surcharge) full
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Concierge services
- Total number of rooms - 241
- Number of floors - 7
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Multilingual staff
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Indoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Private bathroom
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- Bathtub or shower
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- In-room safe
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Espresso maker
Where to Eat
The Pompadour by Galvin – This restaurant specialises in French cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.
Galvin Brasserie de Luxe – This brasserie serves lunch and dinner.
Peacock Alley – On-site café.
24-hour room service is available.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a health club.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments and manicures and pedicures.
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body treatments
- Body scrubs
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Breakfast fee: GBP23 per person (approximately)
- Self-parking fee: GBP25 per night
- Valet parking fee: GBP25 per night
- Nearby parking fee: GBP 19.50 24 hours
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We should mention
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.
This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.