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The Old Waverley Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“scott monument”(142 reviews)
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29 Apr.30 Apr.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed in Edinburgh a few times but this was my first visit to the Old Waverley. I was delighted after booking a very good value standard room to find it had a castle view and was very spacious. The staff were very friendly...More

Thank Zuzka77
Response from Leon_GeneralManager, General Manager at The Old Waverley HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review the Old Waverley Hotel, it is very appreciated and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel was very comfy and the standard room ok. The on suite was OK. Staff were very friendly and nothing too much trouble. Not good for anyone with difficulty walking as steps up to the reception area. However there is a bell to call for...More

1  Thank Julie G
Response from EdinburghCollection, General Manager at The Old Waverley HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for the great review of the Old Waverley, and my special thanks to Julie G for highlighting the friendliness of our team!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for 2 nights and had a wonderful time in Edinburgh. The hotel commands a first class location. Situated opposite the Waverley train station and right on Princes Street next door to Jenner’s department store. We booked rooms with Princes Street...More

Thank MaritaParfett
Response from EdinburghCollection, General Manager at The Old Waverley HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for this super review of the Old Waverley. and for highlighting the friendliness of our staff and our unparalleled location.

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights,could not fault it at all,I recommend having meal in hotel restaurant as it is superb,it’s a 3star hotel but food is definitely 5star!!!,I was on my own so booked a double room ,plenty of space unlike other places I...More

1  Thank Michael L
Response from EdinburghCollection, General Manager at The Old Waverley HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

A superb review for the Old Waverley - many thanks for the favourable comparisons.

Reviewed 14 March 2018

Had a room on 1st floor, facing Jenners. It was not the biggest room I've had but bed was comfy, it was clean and it was only for 1 night. The tv was pretty small and I could not get hot water through the shower....More

1  Thank Eve M
Response from EdinburghCollection, General Manager at The Old Waverley HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for choosing the Old Waverley and for the kind words regarding our attentive staff, and our great Full Scottish Breakfast!

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USD 116 - USD 366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Princes Street and Gardens
Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
...More
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BernieBeetle
17 February 2018|
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Response from Britt R | Reviewed this property |
They don't have parking, unfortunately.
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agnesmar12
24 November 2017|
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Response from Kiwiria | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the booking. I booked through a booking site and could choose between two prices - one with breakfast included and one without. Breakfast there is really good though, and well worth the price.
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"upper floors are quieter and have better views (street side)"
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"Corner room on a higher floor has beautiful views of the Castle"
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