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Waldorf Astoria - The Caledonian

Edinburgh, Scotland


Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian has undergone a luxury relaunch following a £24 million investment and renovation programme to bring this landmark Scottish property into the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resort portfolio. 'The Caley', as it is affectionately known among Edinburgh locals, has embodied the very best of Scottish hospitality for over a hundred years. 


Only 20 minutes from Edinburgh Airport, the beautiful Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh is easily accessible for all clients. Situated at the west end of Princes Street, this former Victorian railway hotel nestles in the shadow of the historic Edinburgh Castle and is just a two-minute walk from the designer stores and fashionable bars of George Street. 
Map co-ordinates: 55.949690571425045|-3.207286920547517


The Caledonian is home to 241 elegantly furnished guest rooms and suites, many with spectacular views of the historic Edinburgh Castle. Renovated to Waldorf Astoria's peerless, world-renowned standards, each room and suite brings luxury, style and sophistication to the forefront, with bespoke furniture, eclectic artwork and pristine en-suite bathrooms featuring marble and burnished chrome fittings. 


  • Home to the only Guerlain Spa in the UK, guests can find a relaxing haven to unwind and escape with many exclusive and indulgent treatments. 
  • With two exquisite Michelin-starred restaurants, run by brothers Chris and Jeff Galvin, The Pompadour by Galvin and Galvin Brasserie de Luxe, guests can find a meal for every taste. 
  • Fully licensed venue for Edinburgh weddings and civil partnerships with ten unique private rooms to choose from. 
  • Family friendly hotel 

At A Glimpse

Known locally as 'The Caley', Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is one of Edinburgh's most significant and recognisable landmarks. 

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