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Hanover Street - A Superb 2 Bedroom City Center Georgian Apartment



Updated: 18-Oct-2016
A luxurious central apartment with period features and a hi-tec specification

This 4 star rated city centre property is located a 2 minute walk from central Princes Street. It's on the first floor of a Georgian building that was built circa 1790. The property was recently restored and retains many period features yet benefits from a hi-tech spec, including a 43-inch plasma TV and Bose sound system supplying music to every room.

The superb triple-windowed Drawing Room overlooks Hanover Street and George Street and has a working fire. This room is furnished with antiques and there are 2 modern comfortable sofas which convert into double beds should guests be staying. There is a double and twin bedroom to the rear of the property and both have fitted wardrobes and wall-mounted LCD TV's. The Shower Room has quality fittings and the power shower benefits from body-jets. The new Kitchen has granite worktops and is well-equipped including a dishwasher, washer/dryer and waste disposal unit. A key to the private gardens is also provided. There is free internet acces

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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Speaks English, French

11 Reviews

based on 11 holidaymaker reviews

Brockville,Ontario, Canada

Excellent place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week in July 2009 and found the apartment to be great for all our needs. We had 4 adults and 2 children staying and were quite comfortable. The apartment is very nice and clean.

The location would be very difficult to beat!

I noticed that a previous review noted the noise from the bar next door. Yes there was some noise but if you shut the front windows you couldn't hear it at all.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Smart, well equipped, lovely big main room, and in a very central location

  • 5 of 5

Came to Edinburgh for a week for the festival fringe. Could not have hoped for a better base from which to enjoy the city.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Manorville, NY USA

Wonderful week

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was centrally located as we walked to everything. All around us there were restaurants, pubs, and clubs. We didn't eat in once during our stay. The apartment was spacious for the 4 male adults and clean. The amenities were very nice and were as described. I would recommend this place for anyone that likes to walk in a neighborhood and doesn't mind a few minor hills.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a family xmas in this well equipped apartment. Really easy access to shops, restaurants, bars and perfect for boxing day sales.

The apartment was clean, well ordered and the heating was more than adequate.

Would thoroughly recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excellent Location

  • 3 of 5

The property is the perfect location, right in the heart of the city. The children enjoyed sitting on the window seat watching the world go by. The heating was very effective, so much so we had to turn it off! The shower is great. However the reason I gave the property 3 stars and not 5 was that it was not clean. When you first walked in it all looked fine. But I had to clean the towel rail before we could use it,unblock the dishwasher, and dust all the bedside lamps. The extractor hood was too greasy to touch.

It could have been the perfect place to stay if it had had a good detailed clean before guests arrive.

This however did not detract from the wonderful holiday we had in Edinburgh.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I've already submitted a review which hasn't yet been published

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Edinburgh Airport at 8 Miles Nearest Train : Waverley Station at 0.5 Miles

The Hanover Street apartment is located in the very centre of Edinburgh's Georgian New Town and as such one is perfectly placed for visiting many of Edinburgh's attractions. Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile are a 10 minute walk away while the Scottish National Gallery and Portrait Gallery are a 2 minute walk. Edinburgh's fashionable shopping district, George Street is literally on your door step and St Andrew Square, which is where Harvey Nichols is based, is round the corner. This part of the city is crammed with excellent restaurants, bars and pubs and one is only a short walk from theatres, cinemas and concert halls. The city really can cater for all tastes.

Other Activities: Shopping and Dining Out


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
18 Sep 2016 - 29 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
30 Oct 2016 - 19 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
20 Dec 2016 - 27 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
New Year
28 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The rates shown above are an indication of price as this will vary depending on your precise dates, length of stay, group size, special occasions etc. Please contact me for an accurate rate.

The rate includes all gas, electricity and taxes. Bed linen and towels are provided and there is no additonal charge for cleaning or laundry.
We accept credit cards with a 2% surcharge.

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Updated: 18-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • apartment


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • city centre

Floor Area

  • 65 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • The power shower has 2 wall-mounted body jets.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed


  • Self-catering


  • Parking is available on request in our private garage. There is an additional charge.

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