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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

in the chapel which was superb! Choir was lovely and the congregation could sing a number of carols with the choir. Small pretty chapel with good acoustics. Strongly encourage anyone to attend the carol services if possible.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tinkle_24
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Exeter is the fourth oldest college in Oxford. It is incredibly beautiful and well maintained. We were lucky to meet two students who took us around and showed the beautiful college campus. The backside of the campus has great views of the Radcliffe Camera (one...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vigneshkris
Reviewed 5 December 2018

This was so very good looking. Thwe wall Gardens make it special and a perfect film set. Wanted to be a Student here. Fascinating History. Parts of it are wheelchair accessible.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2018

This beautiful old college has a lovely quadrangle & an extensive history, as it was founded in 1314. We enjoyed visiting on a walking tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Konie
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Not one of the oldest. Not one of the newest. Not one of the biggest or the smallest. But Exeter has a lovely quad, charming old dining hall and church, stately library and peaceful garden.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank K4848RPmike
Reviewed 3 October 2018

My Visit was for business, The College has a great history and shows one of the best examples of a typical oxford college both new and old architecture intermingled.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JohnS9573
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Appalling accommodation, general neglect. Wash basin deep unhygienic crack in bedroom. Stains on carpet. Chairs with stains and holes. No individual bedroom locks ( contravenes basic students rights of privacy). Loud pump noise in one bedroom, would be massive detriment to a human s ability...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karrissa W
Reviewed 29 August 2018

They often let you in for free, when others charge, the chapel is amazing, and the gardens more extensive than they first appear. Don't miss the garden walk that gives unique views of the Radcliffe Camera

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martin G
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Very interesting, with a beautiful little church featured in The Remorseful Day, the last ever Morse episode and the one where he dies after a heart attack in the quadrangle of this college. Definately worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BBBB090858
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Such a pretty setting - the grounds were well tended. The chapel was absolutely delightful and we were in awe of the stained glass windows. We were so lucky that a lady led us into the Chapel and sang a blessing - the acoustics were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Suzie J
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