Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is a Victorian-style hotel venue located in the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland. Overlooking the magical Edinburgh castle, this charming hotel offers beautiful event spaces, all-inclusive services, and warm Scottish hospitality. This venue was formerly a Victorian railway providing a unique location that is full of character. Boasting a traditional rose-coloured Permian sandstone façade, the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is one of the West End’s most iconic buildings, making it the perfect space to host your one-of-a-kind wedding celebration.
Facilities and Capacities
The hotel is a fully licensed venue, allowing you to make your vows in one of their three ceremony rooms. The Boardroom has traditional oak panelling and arched windows that overlook the castle and can accommodate up to 85 guests. For a more intimate ceremony, The Versailles Suite can hold 35 people and is decorated with beautiful neo-classical murals and a delicate handmade chandelier. Their largest function space which can be used to host your reception is the Castle Suite. The stylish space is adorned with beautiful features, including golden eagles and Scottish wildflowers, as well as chandeliers, twinkling lights and vaulted ceilings. The adjoining Castle Lounge is the ideal setting for your drinks reception, with castle views and a fabulous grand piano. Following the celebrations, you can make the most of your stay in their fantastic accommodation. The hotel has a range of lavish suites, deluxe, and premium rooms, many of which have views of the castle. There is also a choice of honeymoon suites for newly-married couples.
You and your guests can make the most of the excellent facilities on offer during your stay, including a restaurant, bar, indoor pool, and Spa, perfect for some pre-wedding pampering. The hotel is set in an ideal location to explore the capital as it is within walking distance of the city’s iconic spots.