Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian ★★★★★

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Check-in 6 May 2016 Check-out 8 May 2016
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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian Rooms

Queen classic room
This elegant air-conditioned room comes with an en suite shower room featuring Salvatore Ferragamo bathroom amenities. It features a flat-screen TV, a laptop safe and tea/coffee-making facilities, including a Nespresso coffee maker. Also includes a minibar, Waldorf Astoria bedding and a pillow menu.


The Caledonian, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel is on Princes Street in central Edinburgh, close to Edinburgh Castle, and a short walk from the Convention Centre (EICC). The hotel has eight meeting rooms, free high-speed Internet access, and a business center. Edinburgh International Airport is a 30-minute drive away. The hotel is close to all major Edinburgh attractions and shopping areas.


Guests at The Caledonian, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel choose from four types of rooms -- guest rooms, guest rooms plus, deluxe rooms, and deluxe rooms plus. Three available suites all have panoramic views of the city or castle. Family-friendly and handicapped-accessible rooms are also available. High-speed Internet and standard television are free in all rooms.

Property features

The Caledonian, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel has a comprehensive on-site health club with swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, and steam room. Guests can train with a personal trainer or relax with a massage. The on-site spa provides detox, tanning, and beauty treatments, as well as treatments tailored for men.

The on-site Pompadour Restaurant serves modern Scottish cuisine and has stunning views of the Castle and Princes Street. Afternoon tea is served daily and dinner is served Tuesday through Saturday. Chisholms Restaurant, open seven days a week, is an informal on-site brasserie serving Scottish and international specialties. Henry J. Beans, next door, is a diner-style restaurant and bar serving cocktails and American grill dishes seven days a week. The Caley Bar, within the hotel and open seven days a week, is a private specialty whisky bar serving 250 malts.


  • Spectacular views of the castle
  • Located in the city center
  • Fitness and leisure facilities
  • Multilingual staff

Nearby attractions

  • St. Giles Cathedral (0.7 mi/1.12 km)
  • Greyfriars Kirkyard (0.7 mi/1.12 km)
  • Princes Street Gardens (0.8 mi/1.28 km)
  • Edinburgh Castle (0.7 mi/1.12 km)
  • Scottish Parliament (1.4 mi/2.25 km)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (2.6 mi/4.18 km)


  • Eight meeting rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • Space for up to 300 people
  • Edinburgh International Conference Centre (0.7 mi/1.12 km)


  • Edinburgh Airport (7.1 mi/11.42 km)
  • Transfer bus from airport to city center

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  • Wi-Fi Access in Room (Charges May Apply)


  • Concierge


  • Fitness centre or spa
  • Spa


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour room service


  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Gift shop


  • Wi-Fi Access in Room (Charges May Apply)


  • Parking


  • Wheelchair accessible elevators

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian location and nearby area

Nearby points of interest

Georgian House 0.3 km
Scott Monument 0.5 km
Edinburgh Castle 0.5 km
Trinity House 0.5 km
Princes Street 0.7 km
Outlook Tower 0.7 km
Fountainbridge 0.7 km
Dean Village 0.7 km
Haymarket 0.7 km
National Gallery of Scotland 0.7 km
Scotch Whisky Heritage Centre 0.7 km
Grassmarket 0.7 km
Lochrin 0.8 km
Lauriston 0.8 km
Writer's Museum 0.8 km
Gladstone's Land 0.9 km
Parliament House 1 km
Dalry 1 km
St Giles Cathedral 1 km
Princes Mall 1 km
Stockbridge 1.1 km
National Portrait Gallery 1.1 km
Royal Museum 1.1 km
Museum of Scotland 1.2 km
Cowgate 1.2 km
Meadow park 1.2 km
Dean Gallery 1.2 km
The Grange 1.2 km
Underground City 1.3 km
West Coates 1.3 km
Jim Garrahy's Fudge Kitchen 1.4 km
Comely Bank 1.4 km
Bruntsfield 1.4 km
Merchiston 1.5 km
Royal Mile 1.5 km
Marchmont 1.5 km
Canonmills 1.6 km
People's Story 1.7 km
Ardmillan 1.7 km
Greenhill 1.7 km
The Canongate 1.7 km
Roseburn 1.8 km
Calton Hill 1.8 km
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh 1.8 km
Burghmuirhead 1.8 km

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Terms and conditions

Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Rate based on Check-in 6 May 2016 Check-out 8 May 2016