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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

    The hotel is in a great location. It is disappointing there is no mention in the details of the hotel that the Christmas market over the road plays loud music for 12 hours a day. When your in your room, it’s very noisy during the...More

    Thank Craig S
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed for four nights, having booked a superior room. The room was on the fifth floor and the lift was out of order, it was a long climb every time we went up. The hotel offered us a room in an alternative hotel but...More

    Thank Stewart P
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Stayed 3 nights with two friends in the triple room. Large room with plenty of clean towels, tea making facilities. Only draw back was noisy at night which seem like a continuous stream of dustcarts collecting glass bottles!! However location of the hotel brilliant, staff...More

    Thank julia26gay
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We chose this hotel for its location, close to the rail station. The Christmas market and fair was just over the road - we didn't know that when we booked. Very festive, but noisy with resounding bass notes. It all stops at 10pm though. We...More

    Thank Margaret D
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Fantastic location, easy walking distance to everything. Right near Waverley train station, which we used coming from Glasgow. We were so fortunate to get a corner room so had a view of the Scott Monument right outside our window, and Edinburgh Castle in the distance....More

    Thank bjm-7
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    agnesmar12
    23 November 2017|
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    Response from 540PeterS | Reviewed this property |
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    Heather G
    25 September 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
    24 September 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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    "Superior rooms have a great view of Princes Street"
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    "Our room 605 was lovely and quiet though at the back of the building. Suited us perfectly"
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    "Try and get a castle view"
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    "Front of hotel for christmas market, princess gardens, and castle views"
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