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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

Princes Street Edinburgh EH1 2AB United Kingdom
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Hotel Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

Description

Hilton Caledonian is a 5 star hotel in Edinburgh that stands below the Castle Rock right in the heart of the city centre. Its location ensures that it is not only conveniently located for visitors to the castle but that it is also within a short walking distance of most of Edinburgh's other attractions. There are 254 rooms, each of which are en suite and equipped with the standard amenities that one would expect to find in a hotel of this class, but in addition to these standard amenities there are also extras including interactive television sets with Internet access. Some of the rooms have been adapted to make them suitable for guests with disabilities or reduced mobility. Facilities at the hotel include an indoor swimming pool, a gym and a sauna and there is a restaurant and bar. Whilst some of the services available from the 24 hour reception include a laundry service (including ironing and dry cleaning), room service and shoe shine is also available. A business centre and conference/meeting rooms are available and the hotel has its own car park, which guests can use for an additional fee of £9.50 per day.

Price range

from $221 to $303

Name

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

Address

Princes Street, EH1 2AB, Edinburgh United Kingdom | 0.5 miles miles from city center | Show on map
Telephone: +44(131)2228888 | Fax:+44(131)2228889 | Official Homepage

Payment

  • American Express
  • Diner's Club
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Suitable for

  • Gourmets
  • Business People
  • Honeymooners

Top 9 Features

  • WiFi
  • Parking
  • TV
  • A/C
  • Terrace
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hotel bar
  • Safe

Room features

  • Bathroom with shower,
  • Ironing board,
  • Fax,
  • Windows that open,
  • Television,
  • Hairdryer,
  • Central heating,
  • Tea/ coffeemaker,
  • Soundproof windows,
  • Mini-bar,
  • Pay-TV,
  • Radio,
  • Satellite TV,
  • Desk,
  • Telephone,
  • Room safe,
  • Computer games,
  • Cable TV,
  • Internet,
  • WiFi in the rooms

Hotel features

  • Beauty Salon,
  • Business center,
  • Cafe,
  • Steam room,
  • Entrance hall/ lobby,
  • Express check-in/ out,
  • Elevator,
  • Gym,
  • Parking lot,
  • Porter service,
  • Pets allowed,
  • Hotel bar,
  • Indoor swimming pool,
  • Hotel safe,
  • Child/ Baby Cot,
  • Childcare/ Babysitting,
  • Conference rooms,
  • Massage,
  • Non-smoking rooms,
  • PC with Internet,
  • Restaurant,
  • 24-hour reception,
  • Wheelchair accessible,
  • Sauna,
  • Deck chairs/ Sun loungers,
  • Laundry service,
  • Wellness Center/ Spa,
  • Jacuzzi/ Spa,
  • WiFi in Lobby,
  • Room service,
  • Shoe cleaning service,
  • Car rental at the hotel,
  • Concierge,
  • Sauna costs,
  • Spa costs

Sports Facilities

  • Golf Course,
  • Fitness/ Aerobics

Rating Overview
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86/100

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    85/100

Review analysis from across the web

  • Breakdown Rating Guest comments
  • Location 94 Great location
  • Service 82 Friendly staff
  • Restaurant 76 Excellent breakfast
  • Room 68 TV channels were minimal
  • Price 57 Value good
  • Internet 40 Bad internet
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Hotel type

City Hotel

Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.

Romantic Hotel

Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.

Luxury Hotel

Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.

Good to know

  • Clean pool area
  • Pleasant entrance area
  • Great pool
  • Good restaurant service
Reviews Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian
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Superb location and a great hotel - rooms variable
Reviewed April 2013 by francesco_l
The hotel is located right in the middle of Edinburgh on Princes Street and you could not choose a more central and well located hotel for access to shopping, restaurants and stunning views of Edinburgh castle. The service that the hotel provides is excellent and so are the facilities (very comfortable bed, superb room furnishings, personal safe etc) . However, the quality of the rooms can be variable. On my first stay my room was large, ...
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Comfort, Class and Caledonian Style!
Reviewed June 2012 by angie83
After having spent the day and evening enjoy a family wedding, I ploughed, with no great accuracy, back to my luxurious room in the Edinburgh Caledonian Hilton. My standard room came with a large bathroom, complete with bath, a selection of bath and shower goodies, a large white dressing gown and everything sparkling with cleanliness! The room itself was vast with desk space, a small seated area, a further dressing bench, drawer, shelf ...
86 out of 100 based on 1176 based on $ratings reviews
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