The luxurious city hotel was built in 1903 and renovated in 2005. It offers 251 rooms spread over 7 floors, including 21 suites. Facilities include 24-hour reception, concierge service, currency exchange service and parking facilities. All public areas offer WLAN Internet access. The hotel offers 2 excellent restaurants, 2 bars and a health club with a pool and an amazing view of Edinburgh Castle.
The luxury hotel lies in the heart of the city, at the west end of Princes Street. Just a stone's throw away there are various bars, restaurants, shops as well as historical sights are all waiting to be discovered. Excellent transport links can be found right outside the hotel. It is just a 10-minute walk to Waverly Station and the airport can be conveniently reached in around 20 minutes on public transport. Murrayfield stadium and the Edinburgh International Conference Centre are both around a 10-minute walk away.
Beautifully appointed rooms with elegant, classical furnishing starting at 20 square metres. Rooms offer Salvatore Ferragamo bathroom amenities as well as WIFI, provided by BT Openzone (charge applies), telephones with voicemail, flat screen televisions with a selection of national and international channels, in-room mini bars, tea and coffee making facilities including a Nespresso coffee maker, hairdryer and our famous fluffy bathrobes and slippers. For your comfort, rooms are fully air conditioned, offering Waldorf Astoria bedding and pillow menu as well as black out curtains.
The hotel's health club stretches over 2 floors and offers a swimming pool with a view of the castle, with sun loungers, steam bath, spa and a multi-purpose sports hall. There is also a beauty salon with a wide range of manicures and massages. Golfers can play a round of golf on the course which is 6 km away.
The hotel offers 2 excellent restaurants and 2 bars. You can enjoy the breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner in modern, brasserie-style surroundings featuring brown and bronze tones as well as dark wood. A special highlight in this fine restaurant is the listed, hand-painted murals, which make lunch and dinner a special occasion. The American style bar/restaurant is also located in the building.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are all accepted as methods of payment.
From Edinburgh airport: Follow the A8 toward Edinburgh centre. From Glasgow or Glasgow Airport: Take the M8 eastbound towards Edinburgh and follow the signs to the centre. Waverly Station is about 1 km to the west of the hotel, around a 20-minute walk or a short taxi or bus ride away. Haymarket station is around 2 km to the east, around a 10-minute walk or a short taxi or bus ride away.
Check-in from 15:00. Check-out by 12:00.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed