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    The Old Waverley Hotel

    43 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2BY, Scotland
    011 44 131 322 1258
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Firstly I love Edinburgh having visited last year. This time around was a business trip. Cons: Being asked to pay £25 deposit ?? When asked what for in case I lose the key. I refused saying when making the booking I wasn’t asked to pay...More

    Thank Mandy A
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Just back from 2 nights at The Old Waverley. We were up-graded to a room overlooking Princes St so that was a good start. The hotel is very clean, traditional and cosy. The staff were very helpful and friendly. We slept well, beds comfy. We...More

    Thank Sherry H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I had stayed in the hotel during my recent visit to UK and got 2 days free so decided to visit Edinburgh. While making the booking, I didn't realize that I had to climb 27 stairs to reach Reception which was not easy at all...More

    Thank ZaimJee
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Checked in to be told by some one who was not Scottish that I must deposit £25 err really! all ready paid for a room why should I have to pay a £25 deposit..disgusting! Had a meal in the bar omg wish I hadn't bothered,...More

    1  Thank Toontastico1892
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for 3 nights. Lovely hotel right in the centre of everything. Room was big and clean. Cleaned every day. Staff friendly. Good prices for food and drinks. Would recommend to stay here and would return.More

    Thank sharon s
    Response from EdinburghCollection, General Manager at The Old Waverley HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us at Old Waverley Hotel. We hope you made the most of our great location and explored Edinburgh and we would love to welcome...More

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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
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    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
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    Heather G
    September 25, 2017|
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    Response from EdinburghCollection | Property representative |
    Hi, There are 27 steps up to the lobby. Thanks.
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    Heather G
    September 24, 2017|
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    Response from EdinburghCollection | Property representative |
    Hi, Thank you for your question. There are 27 steps to walk up to get to the lobby, but then there is a lift that operates on all floors of the hotel from the lobby. Another thing to note is that we are located on Princes... More
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    Mandy B
    August 13, 2017|
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    Response from schultse | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. There was one in the drawer. I did use it one morning and it worked well.
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    "rooms at the front of hotel look straight onto princes street"
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    "Princes St view"
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    "if at the front ask for a room on the 6th floor so that you are not bothered with street noise"
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    "Stay away from 506 & 217 location extremely noisy and smelly"
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