The Caledonian, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel Begins Welcoming Guests Following £24 Million Upgrade

 Press Release from Grifco PR

London – September 18, 2012 –

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is delighted to announce that The Caledonian, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, has today started to welcome its first guests following the hotel’s luxury re-launch. Indulged with a significant £24 million investment and renovation programme, the highly anticipated unveiling of this landmark Scottish property marks a significant new addition to the world renowned Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts portfolio, bringing the brand’s internationally recognised standard of luxury service to Edinburgh.

Following a restoration project spanning the hotel’s public spaces, bedrooms, spa, restaurants and bars, the property provides an unparalleled guest experience that continues the legacy of the Waldorf Astoria name and is set to secure The Caledonian’s reputation as the very finest hotel address in Scotland.  Centrally located on Edinburgh’s Princes Street and with stunning views up to the imposing castle that dominates the city, The Caledonian, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel is a haven of luxurious accommodation, fine dining and exceptional service.

Upcoming Luxury Additions

Upcoming European additions for Hilton Worldwide’s luxury brands include: Conrad Algarve, opening mid-September 2012; Waldorf Astoria Berlin, expected to open autumn 2012; Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem, expected to open in 2013; and Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam, expected to open in 2014.


For further information or to arrange a stay at the new The Caledonian, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Edinburgh, please contact Charlotte Hill, Lucia Roberts or Emma Powell at Grifco PR on 0207 385 7090 or email;;

Charlotte Hill
Account Executive & Social Media Strategist, Grifco PR


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