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    Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

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

    Walking distance from virtually 'everywhere' - castles, palaces, landmarks. Not 50m from a Scotch tasting pub not to be missed. Service with a smile throughout. And view of Edinburgh Castle between my toes...More

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    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 20 September 2017

    Dear FadedFoodie, Thank you very much for the friendly review. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed our superb location, outstanding views and extremely friendly staff. I am looking forward to welcoming you in the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian in a...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

    I want here for tea and scones with a colleague because I love the atmosphere and the elegant surroundings. It is a beautiful space. However this is the second visit where I have been served scones that taste like they have been microwaved. They look...More

    Thank Tracey B
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 20 September 2017

    Dear Tracey B, Thank you for leaving us with your review. We are very happy to have you as a returning guest to the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh-The Caledonian hotel. Your comments regarding the quality of the scones during your two visits are concerning. I assure...More

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    Beginning with our welcome from the doorman to every staff member, we had an amazing time! As we were escorted to our room we were given a little history of the hotel. Used to be a train station, and history was pointed out to us....More

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    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 20 September 2017

    Dear RoPiccoli, I am absolutely thrilled that you had such a first class stay with us here at the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian hotel. We pride ourselves on setting and maintaining the highest of standards and I am very pleased that your impressions...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    A beautiful hotel, great location, with a great staff who welcomed you with open arms. The caramels at the front desk was an extra touch. Food and service excellent. We will highly recommend our friends and family to stay here.More

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    Thank James L
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 20 September 2017

    Dear James L, Thank you for taking the time to leave just a positive review. I am elated that your overall experience was beyond satisfactory. We certainly welcome you, as well as your friends and family, to our Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian hotel....More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    We stayed for 4 nights in Room 240 overlooking St George Church, St Cuthbert Church and perched high and looming closely, Edinburgh Castle. Nothing beats that view! We were there for Tattoo so the city was busy. Admittedly, the hotel is old and tired and...More

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    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 20 September 2017

    Dear Marietta S, I appreciate you taking the time for providing such valuable feedback. It is wonderful that you could come and join us during the military Tattoo and I am pleased to see that you enjoyed the room and its stunning views. I will...More

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