Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian has recently 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.

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.

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An Award-Winning Hotel

Condé Nast Johansen's Award of Excellence 2015 - Best Newcomer
World Luxury Hotel Awards 2015 - UK's Luxury Business Hotel of the Year
World Travel Awards 2015 - Scotland's Leading Business Hotel
Scottish Thistle Awards 2015/ 2016 - Most Hospitable Hotel
Scottish Hotel Awards 2014 - Edinburgh's Luxury Hotel of the Year

Spa Awards

Scottish Hotel Awards 2015 - Spa of the Year
The Herald Look Awards 2015 - Spa of the Year
Scottish Hotel Awards 2014 - Spa of the Year, Spa Treatment of the Year

Restaurant Awards

Square Meal UK Top 100 - Number 33 - The Pompadour by Galvin, 2015
Three Rosettes - The Pompadour by Galvin, 2013 - 2015
Michelin Bib Gourmand - Galvin Brasserie de Luxe, 2015 - 2016
One Rosette - Galvin Brasserie de Luxe, 2013 - 2016
Scottish Hotel Awards - Restaurant of the Year 2014: Galvin Brasserie de Luxe