Built-in 1903, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is a historic icon in Edinburgh's Princes Street's heart. It offers the largest number of rooms with views of Edinburgh Castle in the city. A perfect base to explore Scotland's capital, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is within walking distance of Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Edinburgh International Conference Center, and the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The hotel also offers convenient access to Edinburgh's world-famous events, including the Edinburgh International Festival, Fringe and Military Tattoo.
The hotel also offers - A fine-dining restaurant, The Pompadour - A casual and welcoming restaurant, Grazing by Mark Greenaway - Peacock Alley and the Caley Bar - The only Guerlain Spa in the UK, with relaxing French-style beauty treatments - 12-meter pool, sauna, steam room and fitness center - On-site car park - Elegant ballroom, eight meeting and banquet spaces with natural daylight and air-conditioning.
Presenting a grand Edinburgh institution since 1903, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian hotel is proudly set above what was once a grand Victorian railway. With generations of experience in delivering warm Scottish hospitality, this luxury Edinburgh hotel boasts an array of modern amenities and facilities within an iconic, historic building. Swim laps in the luxurious indoor pool, stay active with a personal trainer in the fitness center, or relax in the bubbling whirlpool. With a soothing sauna, steam room, and Guerlain Spa, this Edinburgh hotel provides an elegant refuge of relaxation. Savor a flavorsome 8-course or 4-course tasting menu designed by Head Chef Dan Ashmore at The Pompadour and a mix of traditional and modern dishes in Grazing by Mark Greenaway. Admire the traditionally classic Victorian-inspired décor. Sip on custom cocktails at Peacock Alley or sample fine malt whiskies in the renowned Caley Bar.
Situated only a few steps from Princes Street Gardens, this luxury Edinburgh hotel looks upon the majestic castle that dominates Edinburgh's picturesque skyline. Enjoy a central location close to Edinburgh's most popular attractions, as well as convenient transport links. Set within walking distance of Edinburgh International Convention Centre and unique boutiques and lively Edinburgh nightlife, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is the ideal venue for your flawless special event, professional meeting, or executive conference. Choose from eight flexible function rooms and enjoy a private business dinner or a unique wedding for up to 180 guests. A range of convenient, modern technologies are available throughout the hotel, including WiFi and a fully-equipped business center.
Rooms & Suites - Experience the building’s heritage in a lavish suite or deluxe or premium room. Many of these feature stunning castle views. The unique suites include the Alexander Graham Bell Suite and the luxurious Caledonian Suite.
Restaurants & Lounges - Savor luscious, luxury cuisine at one of Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian hotel's exclusive restaurants and bars. Experience unparalleled service within a unique setting inspired by Edinburgh's rich Victorian past. The Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian hotel presents an impressive collection of restaurants. Experience unparalleled service within the luxuriously grand surroundings of The Pompadour. Blending the hotel's Victorian past with a stylish contemporary twist, this gourmet restaurant offers a selection of delicious recipes within the hotel's listed first-floor banquet room. Discover delectable all-day dining at Grazing by Mark Greenaway. The menu, which reflects the laidback 'grazing' concept, showcases a mix of traditional, modern, and sharing plates.
"Grazing by Mark Greenaway" - Relax, unwind and, of course, eat in the casual and welcoming environment created by award-winning chef Mark Greenaway an all-day dining option in Edinburgh city center. "The Pompadour" - The Pompadour provides a refreshing new concept within the magnificent historic first-floor dining room. Make your selection or allow the chef to decide with the new secret tasting menus, designed by award-winning Head Chef Dan Ashmore. "Peacock Alley"- As the social hub of this luxury Edinburgh hotel, Peacock Alley is located within the impressive lobby lounge. Wake up to a delicious choice of breakfast offerings, meet for an indulgent afternoon tea, or host an informal business gathering in a private and professional setting. Sip custom cocktails and unwind at the end of a busy day with a cool evening drink. "The Caley Bar"- Experience casual elegance and trendy sophistication at The Caley Bar. Inspired by the Caledonian Railway's timeless heritage, this destination Edinburgh bar offers a historical tribute to the luxury hotel's Victorian past. The Caley Bar presents a warm, inviting ambiance with a sense of adventure.
Spa & Wellness - Standing proudly at the west end of Princes Street, the Guerlain Spa and Health Club at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian offers a haven of luxury and tranquility in one of Edinburgh's most famous and historic hotels. Awarded Best Luxury Hotel Spa in the UK at the 2017 World Luxury Spa Awards, the spa at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is the first and only Guerlain Spa in the U.K., utilizing the very finest Guerlain products with patented methods and protocols dating back to the inauguration of the spa's esteemed Parisian counterpart, L'Institut Guerlain, in 1939. This exclusive spa comprises five tranquil Guerlain Cabins, one VIP Dual Suite, a relaxation lounge, a full-service nail bar, and two makeover stations, as well as an aquatic area with a 12.5-meter pool, steam room, sauna, and whirlpool.
Spa Experience - Enter the world of Guerlain Spa, where all treatments begin with a personalized fragrance journey. The expert Beauty Coaches will perform systematic body care or skincare analysis and determine whether the experience should be relaxing or revitalizing. The highly skilled professionals can then recommend a personalized Guerlain fragrance, which is sprayed on your robe and bed linen and is used in your relaxing foot bath, marking the beginning of your journey to personal transformation.
Destination Guide - Prestigiously located at the west end of Princes Street, the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian offers a wonderfully central locale, perfect for exploring Edinburgh's most revered landmarks. Discover a rich history of unparalleled heritage and stunning architecture while admiring the city's grand museums and unique attractions. Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is within walking distance of the city's most wonderful attractions. Unwind in stunning landscapes within Princes Street Gardens, marvel at the National Gallery of Modern Art, or uncover Scotland's ancient past in the National Museum of Scotland. World-famous for grand events such as the Edinburgh International Festival and the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, the city delights visitors year-round. The capital has an unhurried atmosphere, and it's easy to spend a day simply exploring the historical streets off the Royal Mile. Leith shore provides an array of stylish bars with spectacular views over Forth's Firth, while the Royal Yacht Britannia at Leith waterfront offers guided tours on which you can discover how the Queen lived when aboard.