Hanover House Hotel

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Overview of Hanover House Hotel

Hanover House Hotel

3.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast available
26 Windsor Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH7 5JR

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEdinburgh Playhouse Theatre5 min walk
  • Popular LocationGeorge Street15 min walk
  • Popular LocationRoyal Mile16 min walk
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI)43 min drive

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About this area


Hanover House Hotel is located in Leith, a neighbourhood in Edinburgh. Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Princes Street. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Easter Road Stadium or Meadowbank Stadium. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like cycling.

What's nearby

  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre - 5 min walk
  • Calton Hill - 7 min walk
  • George Street - 15 min walk
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse - 15 min walk
  • Royal Mile - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) - 12 min walk
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 40 min drive


  • Renroc - 3 min walk
  • Taste of Italy - 3 min walk
  • Twelve Triangles - 3 min walk
  • The Gardener's Cottage - 3 min walk
  • Café Marlayne - 3 min walk

About this property

Hanover House Hotel

3-star guest house in the heart of Leith
Close to Royal Mile and Princes Street, Hanover House Hotel has plenty to offer. Stay connected with free WiFi in public areas.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Breakfast (surcharge), multilingual staff and smoke-free property


English, Italian

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Multilingual staff
  • No housekeeping


  • Smoke-free property

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Check-in from 2 PM - 7:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

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Frequently asked questions

Is Hanover House Hotel pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

What time is check-in at Hanover House Hotel?

Check-in is from 2 PM - 7:00 PM.

What time is check-out at Hanover House Hotel?

Checkout is at 10:00 AM.

Where is Hanover House Hotel located?

Located in Leith, this guesthouse is within 1 mile (2 km) of Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, Princes Street and Royal Mile. University of Edinburgh and Edinburgh Castle are also within 2 miles (3 km). Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) is 12 minutes by foot and Edinburgh Waverley Station is 14 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hanover House Hotel and receive a full refund?

Yes, Hanover House Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hanover House Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 71 out of 135 reviews
5 - Excellent 53%
Rating 4 - Good. 50 out of 135 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 135 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 135 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 135 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The breakfast is excellent which is delicious. If you want to try the traditional English breakfast, it is recommended. The only thing reminded is that the Wi-Fi is not strong, but I guess you won’t stay at hotel room to surf the Internet without going out to enjoy the beautiful scene of the city!
Stayed 3 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Jasmin was really great. Wonderful food. Very relaxed and containing atmosphere.
Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Absolutely loved it.youre made more than welcome,breakfast is incredible and cooked to order including haggis if you wish. The owner is just so incredibly nice ,helpful and nothing is to much trouble. Thoroughly enjoyed stay,and will go again. Thanks for making us feel like part of the family. Matt and Sarah
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Fantastic stay
This is a great location to visit Edinburgh, close enough to get in easily but far enough away so it’s quite, will definitely tell anyone who wants to visit to stay here. Host and staff very helpful and nice, an all round great stay, Many Thanks Ian & Laura Donovan
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020