WALDORF ASTORIA EDINBURGH THE CALEDONIAN

Princes St., Edinburgh EH12AB United Kingdom (GBR)
5.0 Star Downtown Hotel
55.94989-3.2072
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4.5/5

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 4.0%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 241 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 7 floors in hotel
  • Check out: 12.00
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 8 meeting rooms in property

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Customer Reviews of Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh The Caledonian

4.5 out of 5. Based on 4069 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

The Caledonian, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, has recently undergone a luxury re-launch following a £24 million investment and renovation programme to bring this landmark Scottish property into the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts portfolio.'The Caley', as it is affectionately known among Edinburgh locals, has embodied the very best in Scottish hospitality for over a hundred years. Situated at the west end of Princes Street, this former Victorian railway hotel nestles in the shadow of the historic Edinburgh Castle, just two minutes' walk from the designer stores and fashionable bars of George Street. In an exciting partnership with Michelin-starred brothers Chris and Jeff Galvin, who have brought their culinary expertise and talent to Scotland for the first time, The Caledonian is proud to offer two exceptional new restaurants - The Pompadour by Galvin and Galvin Brasserie de Luxe. With their renowned dedication to perpetuating the very best in traditional French haute cuisine, the à la carte and tasting menus at The Pompadour by Galvin feature classical French-inspired dishes, prepared with an accent on locally-sourced seasonal Scottish ingredients, as well as traditional Scottish and English favourites. The chic but informal Galvin Brasserie de Luxe brings Parisian style to the heart of Edinburgh and the design theme pays homage to the grand urban French bistros of Paris and Lyon, with its highly polished surfaces, ceramic tiles, archetypal lighting, and reflecting mirrors. The atmosphere is redolent of the bustling cosmopolitan railway hotel restaurants of the past. The menu features a blending of classic French brasserie favourites and local seasonal specialities, to include Prixe Fixe, plats du jour, Scottish Crustacea and à la carte menus. The Caley Bar has received a full make-over and will be instantly recognisable as an Edinburgh classic. Guests can choose from a handpicked drinks list and classic original cocktails including the signature '1903'.Peacock Alley formally the station concourse and ticket office, represents the historic heart of The Caley, and is imbued with the peerless style and sophistication of this famous former railway hotel. At once channelling the glamour and prestige of the old Caledonian and the Waldorf Astoria New York, Peacock Alley is the perfect spot for breakfast, afternoon tea or elegant drinks.The Guerlain Spa, the only one in the UK, offers pampering and treatments for men and women, for reviving and healing, or just for pure indulgence. A sanctuary of luxury and relaxation, this exclusive spa will leave you refreshed and invigorated, according the treatment that you select.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:15.00
Check Out:12.00
Year of Last Renovation:2013
Floors:7
Rooms:241
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:241
Handicap Rooms:2
Suites:15
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:8 View Spaces
Meeting Space:7297 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 200 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:07.00- 01.00
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Dependant on the type of booking.
Nightly Parking:19.5
Total Taxes:20.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Parking Fee:19.50 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 2.00 Per Item
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee:14.99 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee:14.99 Per Day
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:15.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:42.50 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:30.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:42.50 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:30.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 3.50 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 3.50 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:20.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 4.95 Per Person
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:25.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Solarium
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail
  • Jogging path
  • Hair dresser
  • Golf course on hotel grounds
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Games room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Edinburgh Airport is 8 miles away.The airport bus stops outside of the hotel.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Waldorf Astoria

  • Luxury brand with over 30 hotels located in major international city centers and growing
  • The True Waldorf Experience includes a personal concierge for guests with a warm greeting upon arrival and direct care throughout the stay. Guests can also enjoy a complimentary bag-packing service and fast check-out when departing.
  • Deluxe, superior and luxury guest rooms are each uniquely decorated with upscale amenities including Waldorf Serenity beds and fine linens, exclusive Ferragamo bath amenities, marble bath or shower, plush seating, flat-screen TV’s, wired and wireless internet, and a work desk area.
  • Waldorf Astoria Hotel & Resort offers a memorable culinary experience with their own distinct menu and 3-course fine dining to enjoy in a fun location within the hotel or resort. Based on your destination, reserve the Taste of Waldorf Astoria Experience and take part in exploring the local farmers market, wine tasting, one-on-one cooking classes, or board a private yacht for a fishing experience unlike any other
  • Waldorf Astoria Hotel & Resorts offers top notch services including the ultimate spa experience with organic and natural treatments, steam rooms, and whirlpools, the ability to reserve a luxury supercar for a drive available in 12 locations, or for golf enthusiasts, select locations worldwide offer award winning courses to play on including a Waldorf Astoria Golf Experience package catered for any level of expertise.

The Waldorf Astoria highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh The Caledonian

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh The Caledonian.

Feel free to use the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh The Caledonian meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Edinburgh event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
The Castle Suite 24 x 8 x 7 219--/170120120808080--/25300300--
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The Castle Suite

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2357.3 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 8 x 7 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
10
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£59.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£65.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£42.50 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£1950.00 GBP
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The Boardroom 14 x 6 x 4 89--/60505040483012/--9080--
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The Boardroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
958.0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
14 x 6 x 4 M.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£59.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£65.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£42.50 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£695.00 GBP
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