Waldorf Astoria - The Caledonian


Built in 1903, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - the Caledonian is a historic icon in the heart of Edinburgh's Princes Street and offers the largest number of rooms with views of Edinburgh Castle in the city.

A perfect base to explore Scotland's capital, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - the Caledonian is within walking distance of Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Edinburgh International Conference Center and the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Our hotel also offers convenient access to Edinburgh's world famous events, including the Edinburgh International Festival, Fringe and Military Tattoo.

The hotel also offers:

• A fine-dining restaurant, The Pompadour 
• A casual and welcoming restaurant, Grazing by Mark Greenaway
• Peacock Alley and the Caley Bar
• The only Guerlain Spa in the UK, with relaxing French-style beauty treatments
• 12 meter pool, sauna, steam room and fitness center
• On-site car park
• Elegant ballroom, eight meeting and banquet spaces with natural daylight and air-conditioning

The hotel received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence in 2019.




  • Indoor Pool

  • Whirlpool

  • Guerlain Spa

  • Fitness centre

  • Local Golf Clubs


Food & Drink

  • Breakfast at The Brasserie

  • Breakfast in the room

  • Grazing by Mark Greenaway

  • The Pompadour

  • Peacock Alley

  • The Caley bar



  • Standard WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.



  • Private parking


Reception services

  • Concierge service

  • Luggage storage

  • Ticket service

  • 24-hour front desk


Entertainment and family services

  • Babysitting/child services

Cleaning services

  • Daily maid service

  • Trouser press

  • Shoeshine

  • Ironing service

  • Dry cleaning      


Business facilities

  • Fax/photocopying

  • Business centre

  • Meeting/banquet facilities



  • Air conditioning

  • Non-smoking throughout

  • Heating

  • Packed lunches

  • Safety deposit box

  • Lift

  • Barber/beauty shop

  • Facilities for disabled guests

  • Non-smoking rooms

  • Newspapers

  • Room service


Languages spoken


  • Arabic

  • Italian

  • Spanish

  • English

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