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    Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

    Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AB, Scotland
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    Reviewed 19 March 2017

    From the time we arrived until the time we left we could not faulty the hotel or the staff. Customer service was taken to a whole new level. Check-in was effortless, our luggage was taken to the room while we finished the process. When we...More

    Thank cazwill140364
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 20 March 2017

    Dear cazwill140364, Thank you for your detailed and very positive review. I am delighted to read just how good a time you had with us. I am pleased that you enjoyed the room, it also showcases one of our new bathrooms, as we embark on...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    Stayed 11 March17. From start to finish these guys here can't do enough for you. Lovely big room with all the little touches turn down service/chocolates/even a card to tell you the next day's weather. Had a couple of drinks in Peacock Ally nice and...More

    Thank johndunblane
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 19 March 2017

    Dear johndunblane, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay with us and for sharing your experience with your fellow travellers. I am so pleaed to read just how much you enjoyed your time with us and I will be...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    This is a mixed review on this hotel, simply because we booked here for a treat when we would normally stay in Tigerlily. We decided on a family weekend away with kids and love Edinburgh so this was a perfect location as a base to...More

    Thank Lyns_mcd
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 19 March 2017

    Dear Lyns_mcd, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent visit to the hotel. I am sorry that there were aspects of your stay that failed to meet your expectations, but I am pleased that your little ones were able to...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    Stayed here for one night in room 426. Hotel and lobby are very impressive. We booked a delux double. We were advised that we were given an upgrade. But thats the bit I am not sure about. As the next room type seems to be...More

    Thank gillian g
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 19 March 2017

    Dear gillian g, Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us. I am pleased that you enjoyed your time and appreciate your valuable and constructive feedback. I hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the future...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    Stayed for couple of nights, had dinner at the restaurant and drinks at the bar. Everyone was very helpful and friendly. Definitely to recommend for anyone who goes to Edinburgh. The location is perfect, walking distance to everything.More

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    Thank teamserbia
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 18 March 2017

    Dear teamserbia, Thank you for your wonderful review. I am so pleased to read that you thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of your stay and the at the team were a key highlight for you. I also agree that our location is well placed to explore...More

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    1 September 2017|
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    Response from Farook K | Reviewed this property |
    No way, even being a diamond member of Hhonors, most of them offer free b fast expect this property, transport to airport you will be lucky if they are free enough to guide how to get to airport. Do not worry there is taxi... More
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    Response from Stav A | Reviewed this property |
    I doubt it, smoking isn't allowed inside buildings in the UK
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    Response from JohnHowardNorfolk | Reviewed this property |
    It is worth the five stars. Some unreasonable guests have a misplaced sense of entitlement to quibble. The service at the Edinburgh Waldorf is superb and totally due to excellent management, staff training and recruitment.
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