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The Old Waverley Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Myself and my partner wanted to enjoy a nice night in Edinburgh to celebrate our anniversary! We booked the old Waverley as we have stayed a couple of times before. We paid the little extra to get a room with a Princes Street view and...More

Thank AlyG280
Reviewed May 1, 2015

Right on Princess Street within a very easy walk of Waverley train station. Good views from bar area as the hotel is elevated above the ground floor. Not very suitable for those who can't climb stairs. Decent rooms. Stayed in what they described as a...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed April 29, 2015

This hotel is right across the street from the train station in Edinburgh. You can walk to the most important sites in the city. There are nice restaurants close by. The downside is that there are stairs just to get to the lobby and then...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2015

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Reviewed April 27, 2015

I like this hotel as it is ideally located on Princes Street and it is a nice old building but it is maybe a little tired. I have stayed a couple of times and the staff are always nice and friendly but the rooms clearly...More

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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
February 16, 2018|
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Response from Britt R | Reviewed this property |
They don't have parking, unfortunately.
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agnesmar12
November 23, 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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"Ask for room with a view of the park."
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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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