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Old Waverley Hotel

43 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2BY, United Kingdom
+44 131 556 4648

£57+

Fri 9/12 Check in
Sat 10/12 Check out

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
Based on 3,087 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 8.2
  • 7.0
  • 4.6

Good to know

  • Great view
  • Train station is close

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    About

    With a stay at Old Waverley Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Edinburgh, steps from Princes Mall and Scott Monument. This eco-friendly hotel is close to Princes Street Gardens and St. Giles' Cathedral.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 85 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms with shower/tub combinations are provided. Conveniences include safes, and both irons/ironing boards and cribs/infant beds (complimentary) are available on request.

    Amenities

    Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a television in a common area.

    Dining

    Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 3,087 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
    • 7.0 "Tasty food."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.6 "Vibe wasn't good."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
    • 3.2 "Terrible amenities."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 2,130 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "Housekeeping was great, according to 75%."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.2 "Average value."
      6.9 "69% thought it was adequately priced."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
      6.7 "For only 67%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.4 "64% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 4.6 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.3 "77% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      3.3 "For 67%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
      2.8 "72% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.7 "Bad amenities."
      3.8 "62% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.1 "89% complained about the elevator."
      3.3 "For 67%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the architecture."
      0.7 "93% thought the facilities needed updating."
      0.0 "100% were unhappy with the handicap accessible facilities."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 586 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.2 "Average value."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were big enough."
      6.1 "61% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.3 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.8 "72% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.9 "For 71%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 2.6 "Terrible amenities."
      2.6 "74% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.8 "92% complained about the elevator."
      2.9 "For 71%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      0.7 "93% thought the facilities needed updating."
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    Overall rating

    6.3 Good
    Based on 30 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.6 "Average value."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 339 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      6.6 "Beds were acceptable for 66%."
      6.9 "For only 69%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.4 "Only 64% thought the shower was ok."
    • 6.1 "Average value."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.3 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.6 "74% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      3.0 "For 70%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 2.8 "Terrible amenities."
      2.9 "71% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.8 "92% complained about the elevator."
      3.0 "For 70%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Great view"
    "Train station is close"
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