Waldorf Astoria Hotel Edinburgh The Caledonia Scotland in Edinburgh Scotland (United Kingdom)
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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 & 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 and is just a two-minute walk from the designer stores and fashionable bars of George Street.
With two exquisite restaurants – The Pompadour by Galvin and Galvin Brasserie de Luxe – luxurious bedrooms and the largest bathrooms of any hotel in Edinburgh, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is also a fully licensed venue for Edinburgh weddings and civil partnerships, providing a magical setting for your special day. We’re delighted to host SocieTEa - a series of exclusive and inspiring ladies‘ afternoons in the elegant Pompadour dining room.
Our hotel is also home to the UK‘s only Guerlain Spa, a relaxing haven in which one can unwind and escape with many exclusive and indulgent treatments as well as state-of-the-art fitness facilities.
Stay with us in this inspirational environment and experience True Waldorf Service.
Stay at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, 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.
These beautifully furnished, elegant Deluxe rooms provide the perfect space in which to unwind with a luxurious double or twin bed complete with an exclusive Waldorf Astoria Serta mattress.
For added comfort, soft lighting casts a welcoming glow over our Deluxe rooms, which are fully air-conditioned and come equipped with blackout curtains to ensure a restful night‘s sleep.
Other room amenities include a Nespresso coffee machine, an in-room mini bar with a full range of beverages, a flat screen TV and a tastefully appointed bathroom with complimentary bathrobes and slippers and exclusive bathing products by Salvatore Ferragamo.
Our elegant, spacious, air-conditioned Premium rooms are equipped with blackout curtains and king, queen or twin beds to ensure you enjoy the very best night’s sleep during your stay.
As well as stunning furnishings, other room amenities include WiFi, a flat screen TV boasting a range of national and international channels, an in-room mini bar and a Nespresso coffee machine offering a wide variety of delicious beverages.
Our Premium rooms also offer deluxe bathroom amenities including complimentary bathrobes and slippers and exclusive bath products by Salvatore Ferragamo for additional comfort and luxury during your stay.
Premium Castle view rooms
What could be better than waking up feeling refreshed after an energising night‘s sleep and drawing back the curtains to reveal a perfectly framed view of Edinburgh Castle? These Premium rooms offer this unrivalled experience and much more.
Your ‚room with a view‘ is exquisitely furnished and offers king, queen or twin beds to ensure you benefit from a perfect night‘s sleep. As you appreciate the spectacular view, enjoy a delicious beverage courtesy of your Nespresso coffee machine or in-room mini bar.
Other amenities include blackout curtains, a flat screen TV and an en-suite bathroom equipped with a complimentary bathrobe and slippers and exclusive Salvatore Ferragamo toiletries.
One bedroom Suites
Our One Bedroom Suites are softly lit havens where you can enjoy some privacy far away from the bustling Edinburgh streets. From the charmingly furnished open-plan living area with a flat screen TV to the spacious bedroom, it is a veritable home away from home.
Wrap yourself in exclusive Waldorf Astoria bedding as you settle down for a luxurious night‘s sleep in your king or queen-sized bed, with full air conditioning at your fingertips and blackout curtains to ensure optimum comfort. Furthermore, enjoy a varied selection of beverages from your Nespresso coffee machine or in-room mini bar. The suites are also equipped with deluxe bathroom amenities, such as complimentary bathrobes, slippers and Salvatore Ferragamo toiletries.
Yield to the magic – your transformation begins here….
Enter the world of Guerlain Spa, a haven of luxury and tranquility in one of Edinburgh’s most famous and historic hotels. Imbued with Guerlain’s world-renowned ethos of elegance and sophistication, this luxury Edinburgh spa echoes the glamour and prestige of its esteemed Champs-Élysées counterpart. Uniquely-tailored beauty and skincare treatments that draw on Guerlain‘s long history of innovation and excellence allow for an unrivalled and unforgettable experience.
At Guerlain Spa, you’ll enjoy a personalised spa experience that transcends the limits of your imagination. From our exquisite, custom-built Guerlain Cabin treatment rooms to our exclusive use of Guerlain products and techniques – made famous at the prestigious Institut Guerlain in Paris – everything is designed to maximise and enhance your comfort and wellbeing.
Our celebrated beauty coaches will perform a systematic bodycare or skincare analysis and will utilise the very finest Guerlain products with patented methods and protocols that date back to the Paris Spa’s inception in 1939.
Dining at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is home to two inspired eateries, The Pompadour by Galvin and Galvin Brasserie de Luxe, both from the renowned Michelin-starred chefs Chris and Jeff Galvin. Dine with us and taste the true excellence of Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian.
In 2005 the Galvins established their reputation as a team in their own right by opening Bistrot de Luxe on London’s Baker Street. The success of the venture led to the creation of the renowned Galvin at Windows on the 28th floor of the London Hilton on Park Lane, the multi award-winning 2102 La Chapelle and Galvin Demoiselle, overlooking the famous Food Hall in Harrods.
The Galvin brothers hold two Michelin stars and ten AA Rosettes and were named AA Chefs‘ Chef of the Year in 2011.
Meetings & events
Host meetings and events for up to 250 guests at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian and enjoy the glamour and prestige of one of Edinburgh’s most iconic venues.
Edinburgh, home to the country‘s foremost financial, governmental and legal institutions, is Scotland‘s commercial hub. Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian has a trusted and treasured reputation as the luxury events venue of choice, having formerly hosted everything from state visits and royal banquets to major international product launches.
8 banqueting suites
WiFi in all guest bedrooms, meeting rooms and public areas
Just 20 minutes from Edinburgh Airport
Edinburgh International Convention Centre (EICC) is a 5-minute walk from the hotel
Celebrate your wedding or special occasion in style at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, one of Edinburgh‘s finest luxury venues.
Since opening in 1903, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian has hosted many prestigious events, from extravagant wedding celebrations and star-studded parties to lavish corporate gatherings and state banquets. Our historic hotel provides the perfect setting for any celebration, with Waldorf Astoria’s impeccably high standards of service guaranteed to make your celebration one to remember. Celebrate your wedding in style at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, one of Edinburgh‘s finest and most historic luxury venues.
Princes Street Edinburgh EH1 2AB, Scotland, Schottland