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    Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

    Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AB, Scotland
    011 44 131 222 8888
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    Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

    This is a top hotel, but ----. The concierge desk is very helpful, but the reception is neither welcoming nor particularly helpful. I can't be specific, but it's just a feeling of "too much trouble" and no real attempt to treat guests as the life...More

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    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 2 April 2017

    Dear rhunter796, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. I am sorry to learn however that we were unable to exceed your expectations for which I apologise. The service provided by our Front Desk team...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    Everything was fantastic. Our room was wonderful. The quality was amazing in every regard. The breakfast was exceptionally impressive. We enjoyed the West End location after never having stayed in this section of Edinburgh previously.More

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    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 31 March 2017

    Dear robertnY7705ZW, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and I very much hope that we can welcome you back in the very near future. Best regards, Dale MacPhee...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    The Caledonian is known for its notable physical features, but what differentiates it is the quality of the customer-service provided. From the gentlemen greeting at the front door, to the efficient reception team, throughout Peacock Alley and into the bar, the service personnel perform at...More

    Thank John Edward B
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 31 March 2017

    Dear John Edward B, Thank you for the fantastic review. I am so pleased to read just how much you enjoyed your time with us. I will be sure to share your kind words with the team and I very much hope that we can...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for three nights and could not have wished for a better stay :) the staff are all very friendly and extremely helpful. The bar staff know their job and went above and beyond in looking after us, fantastic selection of gin as...More

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    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 31 March 2017

    Dear Teddybear19, Thank you so much for your kind review and positive comments. I am delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us and I will be sure to share your words with the bar team, I know they will be pleased they made...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2017

    We thought that staying at a Waldorf Astoria would guarantee quality. Sadly it does not. The hotel is very tired, particularly the rooms which are small and shabby. I noticed that there were watermarks on the prints adorning the walls in the corridors. Surely someone...More

    Thank Sara2000000
    Response from GMWAEdi, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The CaledonianResponded 31 March 2017

    Dear Sara2000000, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay with us. I am sorry to read that you were disappointed with some aspects of your stay and surprised by your comment on the room size as we have some...More

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    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Heated pool
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    • US$ 206 - US$ 662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Green Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #7 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #18 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #30 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #33 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
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    neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
    Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
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    grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
    crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
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    mkmcginty
    5 October 2017|
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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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    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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    8 July 2017|
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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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