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    Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

    Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AB, Scotland
    011 44 131 222 8888
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    The cost of the stay here for one night is a joke the staff tend to care more about talking to each other then to customers the room was very small and no dressing gown's or slippers provided clock in room was wrong so was...More

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    1  Thank Hayley G
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 4 May 2017

    Dear Hayley G, Thank you for your recent stay with us during your visit to Edinburgh. I am very disappointed however to read that we failed to meet your expectations and for the pitfalls in our service that you experienced during your stay which certainly...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Staff were great Place was tastefully decorated Receptionist was engaging and friendly Cocktails are impressive but the staff were very busy and I had to wait a long time to order my drink Room was average and we didn't get a view, but you pay...More

    Thank snkrr12
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 4 May 2017

    Dear snkrr12, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for sharing your feedback which is so greatly appreciated. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us although I am sorry to read of the delay in receiving your drink. I hope...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Spent 6 nights at this hotel. Employee at front desk very welcoming, fast check in and she even took us to our room. She also sent text messages during our stay to make sure everything was fine and to offer help if needed. The room...More

    1  Thank Romantic2011
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 4 May 2017

    Dear Romantic2011, Many thanks for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback following your recent stay with us. It was a pleasure to have had you here with us and I am delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us from start to...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    We quite liked the hotel, especially the location and the building itself (inside and out), but expected a bit more from a 5 star hotel. We had upgraded to a room with the castle view. It was rather small but immaculate and nicely decorated however...More

    Thank O_kocim
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 2 May 2017

    Dear O_kocim, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your recent visit to Edinburgh. Whilst I am pleased that you enjoyed our stay, especially our central location, the stunning view of Edinburgh Castle from your room and the service you received from our...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2017

    Location of hotel is great. Grand classic in design and history. Service slow in bar area. Rooms clean and serviceable but not so large. Hotel staff friendly but hotel is busy. Next time will book smaller hotel with more local charm.More

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    Thank M9929FFmichaelg
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 2 May 2017

    Dear M9929FFmichaelg, Many thanks for sharing your feedback following your recent stay with us. I am pleased that overall you enjoyed your stay however I am disappointed that we were unable to exceed your expectations. We take all feedback very seriously and so please rest...More

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    • US$158 - US$767 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Ashley H
    18 November 2017|
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    Response from Faith P | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, I'm not sure I can answer but I'm sure it's a premium room. I think you mean the room photo at the top of the page next to Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian Questions & Answers. If so, that is on the "right... More
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    Response from Marietta S | Reviewed this property |
    We picked up our car AFTER staying at the Waldorf Astoria so do not know about parking at the hotel. Although, I am an expert on WHERE to pick up your car. Pick it up at the airport (or any place else), and NOT THE Rental... More
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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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