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Hanover Street - A Superb 2 Bedroom City Center Georgian Apartment

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 699 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A luxurious central apartment with period features sleeping 5 people

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. 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 wifi access. Parking may be available off site upon request for an additional charge.

Please note that the fire in the living room is currently non operational.

More Details

Property Manager
Francois
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in New Town in Stockbridge

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 699 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • 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
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The power shower has 2 wall-mounted body jets.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Notes:
Parking may be made available on request in our private garage. There is an additional charge.

Reviews

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Hanover Street - A Superb 2 Bedroom City Center Georgian Apartment
average rating of 4.580645 based on 31 reviews
Brockville,Ontario, Canada
5

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: 27-Jul-2009
  • Date of Stay: July 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Loved it

  • 4 of 5

Great apartment and location. Had a wonderful time. Maybe bedding could be improved upon although rest of apartment in good condition

  • Review Submitted: 07-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Roxbury, Connecticut
5

Cozy, comfortable flat in great area

  • 5 of 5

The Hanover Street flat is ideally located in New Town between George and Queen Streets, and offers easy walking access to the entire city. The apartment is clean and cozy warm--important for our November stay--and while the two bedrooms and kitchen are small, the large, well-appointed living room provides plenty of space to relax and enjoy meals. The kitchen is very compact, but has everything you'll need, including a combination washer/dryer. The bathroom is adequate in size and the shower has excellent water pressure, which isn't always the case with European flats. Francois, the owner, was very accommodating and attentive to our needs. New Town is much less busy and hectic than Old Town and the apartments along the Royal Mile, but there are a few late-night bars and restaurants on Hanover Street, so noise from rowdy crowds is not uncommon. Fortunately both bedrooms are in the very rear of the apartment, so street noise wasn't an issue for us. That might not be the case for anyone sleeping on the pull-out sofa beds in the living room, especially during the tourist-crazy summer season. But then again, that might be true for any flat in the city center. Whether this is your first or your 50th visit to this amazing city, I'd recommend staying at the Hanover Street flat. It's affordable, comfortable and perfectly located for enjoying all that Edinburgh has to offer.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

A good place to stay

  • 3 of 5

Great location on Hanover St.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Phoenix, Arizona - USA
4

Great location and easy access to all the main attractions of the city.

  • 4 of 5

They had everything at the flat for our use.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely flat just off George St, so central

  • 5 of 5

Second year we have stayed here during the festival. A great base from which to explore, with a lovely big living room (high ceiling, big windows) and two comfortable bedrooms. The living room also has two sofa beds.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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Location

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

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

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in New Town, Edinburgh and Lothians

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
5 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£590
 
 
Christmas
20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£465
for 3 nights
From
£155
£765
 
 
New Year
28 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
£1,200
 
 
Winter Low
5 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
£550
 
 
Summer Low
6 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£465
for 3 nights
From
£155
£725
 
 
Summer High
1 Jul 2018 - 1 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£495
for 3 nights
From
£165
£810
 

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.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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