Old Waverley Hotel is a traditional 3-star property offering comfortable accommodation in the heart of Edinburgh. Highlights include onsite dining and an excellent location on Princes Street, close to the Gothic Revival Scott Monument. Edinburgh New Town
is a UNESCO World Heritage Site just north of the Old Town. It was originally a centrally-planned district of Georgian townhouses and is now home to many trendy cafes, restaurants, shops and bars. Nearby places of interest include Edinburgh Castle, the surrounding Princes Street Gardens and the main shopping thoroughfare, Princes Street. Local bus services provide fast and easy access to other popular Edinburgh destinations.
The hotel occupies an elegant 19th-century corner property featuring a mansard roof and a highly decorative facade with intricate stonework and several small columns.
There are no leisure facilities onsite, but chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises.
Standard rooms are decorated in a simple, traditional style with warm colours, thick carpets and classic furniture design. Amenities include a flat-screen satellite TV, telephone and safe. The en-suite bathrooms feature a bathtub with integrated shower.
Cranston's serves traditional Scottish cuisine in an elegant, traditional space, whilst guests can enjoy less formal dining and a range of drinks in the friendly Abbotsford Lounge. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are also plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity.
The hotel provides 24-hour reception and room service. Chargeable indoor parking is possible nearby (St James Centre. approx £16.00 / 24 hours)