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Get an overview of this hotelHistoric hotel on Edinburgh's Princes Street

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Opposite station

Built in 1848, this eight-storey Victorian hotel is on Princes Street, with views of Edinburgh's famous castle and opposite Waverley railway station.

Hotel restaurant

Guests of Old Waverley Hotel can savor traditional Scottish cooking in the restaurant and enjoy drinks in the bar; there is 24-hour room service and front desk.

Satellite television

The 85 guestrooms have warm decor and wooden furniture; all include flat-screen satellite televisions, direct-dial phones, and tea and coffee making facilities.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests of Old Waverley Hotel can enjoy an array of amenities including a bar and lounge, 24-hour room service, and a 24-hour front desk. Discount rates are offered at a nearby car park for guests arriving by car.

  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 85
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of floors - 8
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Year Built 1848
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Concierge services
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Television in lobby
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access (5.00 GBP per 24 hours surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access (5.00 GBP per 24 hours surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Satellite TV service
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Flat-panel TV
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • In-room safe
  • Climate control
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Cranston's Restaurant - Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and serving traditional Scottish and European cuisine, this first floor restaurant has views of Princes Street Gardens and the castle.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 8.95 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 5.00 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 5.00 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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