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Old Waverley Hotel

Star Rating
3 out of 5



4.0 / 5Good
1,849 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Scott Monument
    1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Princes Street Gardens
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    St. Giles' Cathedral
    5 min walk
  • Airport
    Edinburgh (EDI)
    26 min drive

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  • Standard Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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About this area


In the city center, Old Waverley Hotel is in Edinburgh's New Town neighborhood, an area with good shopping. Princes Street and George Street are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Princes Street Gardens and Calton Hill. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Easter Road Stadium or Murrayfield Stadium. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the nightlife and sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Scott Monument - 1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Princes Street Gardens - 4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    St. Giles' Cathedral - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Real Mary King's Close - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 5 min walk
  • Edinburgh (EDI) - 26 min drive


  • Cranstons – Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

About this property

Old Waverley Hotel

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and 24-hour room service are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning, and a 24-hour front desk are onsite. All 85 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with digital channels, and guests will also find electric kettles and free local calls.



Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions

Guests should be aware that access to this property requires climbing 27 steps to the first floor reception area. The hotel has lift access to every floor above reception. Guests with luggage may ring the bell for assistance.


Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.


  • Pets not allowed

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 15.00 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Property is also known as

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  • Old Waverley Edinburgh
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  • Edinburgh Hotel Old Waverly
  • Edinburgh Hotel Waverley
  • The Old Waverley Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food and Drink

  • Food and drink
  • Breakfast available for a fee: GBP 15.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service


  • Elevator/lift

Guest Services

  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge

Room amenities


  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Free toiletries


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels

Food and Drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Iron/ironing boards

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

Where to eat
Cranstons – Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

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Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Location so central, easy walk to airport bus, all the attractions are at your door step.

Stayed 2 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Perfect location

Always stay here when in Edinburgh. Perfect location and, as a solo traveller, I feel safe and secure at all times.

Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2019

4/5 Good

Everything was well kept and clean. Food was good. Only downside was no AC in room. They did give us a fan wich helped but, even with the window open the room was stuffy. All else was good.

Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2019

4/5 Good

Small room, central location. Clean

Central location. Have a climb one flight of stairs with luggage to reception. Room a bit small and warmth but managed to get a small fan from reception

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

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