7.8
Very good1071 reviews

Old Waverley Hotel - Edinburgh

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Address
43 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH2BY
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Overview

Located in New Town district, the 3-star Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh is next-door to the Leith Princes Street and 0.5 km of The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.

Location

Old Waverley Hotel is placed about 15 km from Edinburgh airport and a few minutes' walk from the art museum "Scottish National Gallery". Less than a 6-minute walk to The Real Mary King's Close. This Edinburgh hotel lies within 10 minutes' drive away from Royal Yacht Britannia.

There is Edinburgh Waverley train station within 350 metres away.

Rooms

Apart from a bathtub and a separate toilet, bathroom comforts also include hairdryers and towels.

Eat & Drink

Hard Rock Cafe will spoil you with American cuisine. It is located approximately 5 minutes' walk to Old Waverley Hotel.

The hotel offers a full breakfast at the price of GBP15 per person per day. 

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   88.

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Facilities
Most popular facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness studio

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

General

  • Wi-Fi
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour services
  • Food/ Drinks
  • Fitness/ Gym
  • Spa and relaxation
  • Laundry

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness studio

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Fax/Photocopying

Spa & Leisure

  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Armchair
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Rooms and availability

Standard Twin Room
  • Bed options:
    2 Single beds
  • Room size:

    14 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
The standard twin room features wake-up service, as well as a cupboard, a heating system and a study table. Maximum occupancy is 2 people. The private bathroom includes a bath, shower facilities and a hair dryer. It has a single bed.
room details
Standard Twin Room Princes Street View
  • Bed options:
    2 Single beds
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • City view
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
The standard twin room provides a view of Princes Street. Maximum occupancy of this accommodation unit is 2 guests. It comes with a private bathroom with a shower, a hair dryer and towels. This is a room with 2 single beds.
room details
Junior Double Room Internal Rooms
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
  • Room size:

    10 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
This room has climate control and ironing facilities, while flat-screen television is also provided. The space can accommodate 2 guests. The private bathroom will include a bathtub, a shower and a hair dryer. This unit features a double bed.
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Location
43 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH2BY
  • City landmarks
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
Gallery
Scottish National Gallery
450 m
High Street 2 Warriston's Close
The Real Mary King's Close
470 m
Church
St Giles' Cathedral
550 m
Monument
Scott Monument
100 m
Store
Edinburgh Old Town
410 m
53 Princes Street
Princes Street
380 m
2 Chalmers Close High Street (opposite Museum of Childhood on Royal Mile)
Brass Rubbing Centre
530 m
Church
Mercat Cross
370 m
Gallery
City Art Centre
420 m
Unit P1\u002FP2 Princes Mall
Costa Coffee
110 m
54 Princes Street
Marks and Spencer Cafe
210 m
4A St. Andrew Square
Gaucho
180 m
Princes St Edinburgh Princes Mall
Chopstix
140 m
3 Waverley Bridge
McDonald's
170 m
4 Waverley Bridge
Spud-u-Like
160 m
34 Victoria Street 82 Canongate
Oink
470 m
Waverley Station
The Pasty Shop
180 m
Getting around
Airports
Edinburgh (EDI) 14.1 km
Dundee (DND) 96.8 km
Train
Edinburgh Waverley station300 m
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You can book a shuttle, once your reservation is complete.
Reviews
7.8
Very good1071 reviews
Location8.4
Rooms6.4
Service6.4
Dining8.0
  • 9.4
    Perfect

    A good standard hotel, I appreciated, staff was amazingly efficient. Spectacular location, walking distance to the studio. The English breakfast was superb. Thanks to an impeccable service I had a relaxing stay.

    DavidUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.8
    Great

    Everything was simply beautiful. It was a modern hotel with an amazing view. Perfect service, amazing breakfast spread. Fine tea, lagers and coffee in the downstairs bar, paid parking place.

    FrancisUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.0
    Very good

    It was overall clean and really interesting place, had ideal location and staff. Bed was really lovely, and the room itself was cosy.

    GerardUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Not pushy staff, polite service. Secluded location, at walking distance from an award winning museum. Breakfast was adequate and savoury, cereal and eggs are offered.

    ValerieUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.2
    Very good

    Great riverside location, helpful personnel and varied breakfast. The room is romantic and romantic. Within walking distance of the tidy beach. Unique interior, fantastic restaurant.

    FrankUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.0
    Perfect

    Garden areas were small and staff was accommodating. Had recently renovated room with air-conditioning, stunning view, as for instance for an enjoyable stay. Hotel was spotless, being near the beach.

    MarkUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.4
    Very good

    Excellent location, competent staff, cool room. The hotel was near the sand beach.

    GeorgeUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.6
    Great

    There was the hot breakfast, thoroughly enjoyed the location.

    it was excellent time in edinburgh. the room was huge & gorgeous and the location was unique. the lounge bar was pleasant and the staff were knowledgeable. such a brilliant service too.

    EddieUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.4
    Great

    All in all a fully booked hotel and such great stay. Location and views were exceptional, I liked every detail. Found in a comfortable part of the town. I slept so comfy in the spacious bed. Fantastic hospitality from the breakfast staff. Easy check in and late check out👌

    GeorgeUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.2
    Great

    I appreciated the very central location and the room was excellent quality. Plenty of outstanding options for meal. The service was efficient and the staff were happy to help. Plus their wifi was free. My experience at this medium hotel was very pleasant.

    MaggieUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.0
    Great

    Staff were efficient!

    The view was marvellous and the breakfast was nice hot! Adjacent to a shopping area and the markets in Edinburgh. We stayed here for 2 nights and we really enjoyed our choice.

    JohnUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.0
    Great

    The location was good, near train station, close to the majority of touristy stuff. The bedroom was comfortable and extremely pristine. Internet is free and convenient

    Helen F.Singapore, 
  • 8.0
    Great

    friendly staff, smiling all time. we ordered lunch at twenty princes street, located right by the venue.

    BenjaminUnited States, 
  • 7.0
    Very good

    Wonderful location, close to everything I needed shops bars and short walk away from the castle. Cleanliness, free upgrade

    JoanUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.0
    Very good

    Very nice staff, delicious breakfast, spacious rooms.

    I liked ALL of it.

    NormanUnited Kingdom, 
FAQ
Which airport is the closest to Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh?
Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh is located 15 km from Edinburgh airport.
Can I have breakfast at Old Waverley Hotel?
Yes, a buffet breakfast is available for guests at Old Waverley Hotel.
How far is Old Waverley Hotel from the city centre?
The city centre is located 1 km away from Old Waverley Hotel.
Are there any cleaning services provided at Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh?
Yes, Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh provides room service and laundry.
Is there Internet connection at Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh?
Yes, at Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh guests can use Wi-Fi in public areas.
What landmarks can I find in vicinity of Old Waverley Hotel?
Staying at Old Waverley Hotel, you can visit Omni Centre within 700 metres.
How can I spend my leisure time at Old Waverley Hotel?
You can make use of a shared lounge and entertainment activities provided at Old Waverley Hotel.
Where can I find Old Waverley Hotel?
Old Waverley Hotel is situated in New Town district within 0.7 km from Omni Centre.
Can I have lunch or dinner next to Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh?
Yes, you can have a meal at Cranston's Restaurant and Scott's On Princes Street located about 100 metres away from Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh.
How much does it cost to stay at Old Waverley?
The price for a room in Old Waverley starts at £193.
What room types are available at Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh?
Such room types as Junior Suite, Standard Queen Room and Double Room are available at Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh.
Is there any public transport close to Old Waverley?
Yes, there is Edinburgh Waverley train station 350 metres away from Old Waverley.
Address
43 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH2BY
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Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Getting around
Airports
Edinburgh (EDI) 14.1 km
Dundee (DND) 96.8 km
Train
Edinburgh Waverley station300 m
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