October 15, 2019, Chennai: Twenty14 Holdings, the leading hospitality investment firm’s property in Scotland – the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian was adjudged among the top hotels in the UK in the 2019 Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards.
The Readers’ Choice Awards are one of the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry. This year’s edition received responses from more than 600,000 readers who rated their travel experiences to provide a full snapshot of where and how we travel today.
Priding itself on its historical significance, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh was voted a clear favourite by the readers in recognition of its rich heritage, excellent service and exclusive F&B concepts.
Adeeb Ahamed, Managing Director, Twenty14 Holdings, said: “We are extremely honoured to have Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh be so highly rated in the 2019 Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards. It is always a great feeling to receive global recognition for our hotel. We will continue to uphold our position as the destination of choice for our guests and this award inspires us to keep improving our services and ensuring that we offer an experience that is second to none.”
First opened in 1903 as part of the old Princes Street Railway Station, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh currently has 241 rooms and offers awe-inspiring views of Edinburgh Castle.
The hotel also has two restaurants: fine dining at The Pompadour and the more casual Grazing by Mark Greenaway. The hotel also hosts UK’s only Guerlain Spa, which boasts of the best French-style beauty treatments available.
Twenty14 Holdings is one of the leading hospitality investment firms which has assets worth more than $750 million spread across UK, Europe, GCC and India. The company owns prestigious properties around the world including the Great Scotland Yard in London, Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay in Dubai, Sheraton Oman Hotel in Muscat and Port Muziris – A Tribute Portfolio Hotel in Kochi.