Book your room at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian
Premium Double RoomMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
King, Premium RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
King, Premium Room, ViewMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Premium Room, 1 Queen Bed, ViewMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Classic One Queen BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Classic One King BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Deluxe Room, 1 Queen BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Deluxe, Two Twin BedsMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Deluxe Room, 1 King BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Premium Room, 1 Queen BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Premium Twin RoomMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)
Superior Twin Room, ViewMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Premium Twin Room, ViewMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)
Premium Double Room, ViewMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Junior Suite, 1 King BedMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)
Suite, 1 King BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Landmark hotel near Princes Street and Edinburgh Castle
On Princes Street
Built in 1903, this grand landmark hotel is centrally located on Princes Street, overlooking Edinburgh Castle.
Business center and meeting rooms
Guests of The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh can take advantage of the business center and secretarial services, as well as multiple conference rooms and wireless Internet access. Parking is available on site.
Wireless Internet access
Smart, contemporary guestrooms feature wireless Internet access, tea/coffee makers, minibars, bathrobes, and slippers.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh used to be the railway hotel for Princes Street Station which closed in 1965. The architectural features of the station are still visible around this 7-floor Edwardian design hotel, renovated in 2012. The hotel hosted many famous people of stage and screen including Gene Kelly, Charlie Chaplin, Laurel and Hardy, Elizabeth Taylor, and Sir Sean Connery.
The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh opened the first Geurlain Spa in the UK in winter 2012. The spa is a sanctuary of luxury and relaxation, and offers beauty services, manicures and pedicures, and pampering body scrubs and facial treatments for both men and women.
Business guests can access a business center offering a range of services and 8 meeting rooms which accommodate from 10 to 300 people. Both wired and wireless Internet access are provided for surcharges.
Parking is available on site (surcharge).
- Offsite parking discounted rates available
- Babysitting or childcare
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- 24-hour front desk
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Coffee shop or café
- Business center
- Meeting rooms
- Total number of rooms - 241
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 7
- Laundry facilities
- Year Built 1903
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Express check-in
- Luggage storage
- Number of restaurants - 3
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Spa services on site
Family Friendly Amenities
- Laundry facilities
- Babysitting or childcare
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access (14.99 GBP per 24 hours surcharge)
Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
Self parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Coffee/tea maker
- Private bathroom
- Video-game console
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Climate control
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- Shower/tub combination
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- Cribs/infant beds available
- WiFi (surcharge)
- In-room safe
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Where to Eat
The Pompadour by Galvin - This first floor dining room provides a superb French culinary experience complemented by the finest French regional wines, courtesy of the hotel's highly experienced sommelier. Seasonally inspired menus use locally sourced produce. The sumptuous interior is Scottish Heritage listed.
Galvin Brasserie de Luxe - The "Theatre of a Crustacea" showcase is at the heart of this bustling brasserie with dynamic service, resembling a traditional Parisian bistro. Whether it’s a quick bite at the bar or the very best of the brasserie, guests will enjoy French classics including prix fixe menus, with a wide choice of good value wines and beers.
Peacock Alley - Inspired by the grand social promenade that connected the original Waldorf and Astoria hotels in New York, Peacock Alley is the hub of the hotel’s social scene, the perfect setting for a quintessential afternoon tea, or an evening cocktail or two. Enjoy Viennoiserie breakfasts, delicate small platters, an à la carte lunch menu, or the traditional afternoon tea, underneath the clock from the original Caledonian Railway Station.
The Caley Bar - A great place to relax, serving a wide range of whiskies, cocktails and snacks.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body scrubs
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 14.99 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
- Hilton International Edinburgh
- Hilton Edinburgh
- Edinburgh Hilton
- Caledonian Hilton Edinburgh Hotel
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.