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The Old Waverley Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“great location”(346 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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A friendly hotel in a very central location. A short walk from Airport Bus stop and Waverley Station. Also very convenient for getting to the tattoo and most fringe events. Good breakfast on the restaurant but a though a bit more variety would have been...More

Thank Silchester_John
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Situation : This hotel is very close to everything, on princes street . The Waverley train station and buses are just in front ( airport bus 100 ) . Friendly staff : Very nice welcome at réception , we were pleased to receive a free...More

1  Thank kikimdo
Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The Old Waverley HotelResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you for your review and rating! We are so happy to hear that you felt like you made the right choice by staying with us here at Old Waverley, and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future!

Reviewed 2 days ago

Decided to stop a night in Edinburgh after years of merely changing trains here. It was festival time so expected to pay more for accommodation, but this very Central - only a couple of hundred metres from Waverley Station - hotel was very reasonable. Not...More

Thank Ginny H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arrived to find the single room I booked online having almost no window and facing an inner shaft so absolutely no light. A very damp, dark and sad little room. The receptionist was helpful anyway and with some moving around found a way to upgrade...More

Thank Annika M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent four days at The Old Waverley with friends mainly to see The Tattoo but enjoyed the delights of Edinburgh from the hop on bus to wandering the cobbled streets. Service and hospitality at the hotel suited all our needs rooms where clean, fresh and...More

Thank nozzap
Response from EdinburghCollection, Duty Manager at The Old Waverley HotelResponded 4 days ago

Good Morning Nozzap, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a nice review and i'm glad you had a great time, Edinburgh in summer is spectacular with the tattoo so i'm glad you managed to take that in. I hope your next visit...More

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Restaurant
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$109 - US$376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$109 - US$376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (483)
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Dining (113)
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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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"Anything with a south exposure"
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