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St. Olaves Court

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#26 of 31 Hotels in Exeter
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

The hotel is central close to shops and restaurants. It's about a 5 minute walk to the cathedral and 10 to the river. The rooms are large and traditionally decorated and breakfast tasty. Staff were also very friendly and helpful.

Thank TheMachineLondon
Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Satisfactory accommodation right in the heart of the town, pleasant atmosphere, nice staff, easy walk to the cathedral and all the right places to eat, was okay as part of an organised tour, most probably wouldn't book it again, and had major issues with the laundry service being a day late!!

Thank DANDGS2016
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We have stayed here several times over the last 5 years, and each time we have been very happy. The staff are lovely, friendly and helpful. The owner Simon is great and we enjoyed meeting Martin who was extremely kind. This year we were lucky enough to have a sunny summer evening in which to wonder over the garden to...

Thank Lisette6
Horam, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Tucked away in an old courtyard with beautiful garden, trees and shrubs, this is a hidden gem, slap-bang in the centre of Exeter. Rooms are superb and delicious breakfast served in the smart Dining Room. Sharing the garden & courtyard is the Forn Tapas Bar & Restaurant, so you get the best of the "old & new" and although authentically...

Thank Roger N
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night only. Nice old style hotel but a bit shabby in places. Room was small with the bed in the way when opening the door. It was also stuffy and I had to prop the window open with a book for air. Bathroom was a good size and electric shower powerful but it wouldn't stay centred so...

2Thank Otinogs
Seymour, Australia
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Staff are great and my room was 3 times the size of the one in London. Private courtyard for the hotel makes it very comfortable. Very close to restaurants and the Exeter cathedral. Would certainly stay again.

Thank Kristie T
Gig Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Friendly and helpful staff, lovely breakfast and charming rooms. Very clean as well. We were lucky enough to stay two nights -- when I booked the room it was available for only one night but there was a cancellation.

Thank beckiekrantz
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Due to unfortunate circumstances, we had the need to stay in Exeter for two nights, three weeks apart. Our first visit bought us to this hotel, as it was close to where we needed to be. We were very fortunate to be allocated Room No. 1, which was a very large bedroom with adjoining bathroom and a separate small sitting...

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

One night stay and arrived in central but secluded courtyard . Receptionist lovely and showed us to our room which is quirky to say the least ! Black and mustard and white ! Huge bathroom and wonderfully comfortable bed ! Ideally suited for cathedral and shopping all in walking distance ! Restaurant in courtyard good ! Breakfast really nice !...

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Solihull, England
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

As an overnight stop on the way to Cornwall this was just the ticket. Nice warm room, good breakfast and friendly staff. A central location and Free parking too if you get there early enough. An independently run hotel that will make you feel welcome.

Thank PaulSomewhere

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Address: Mary Arches Street, Exeter EX4 3AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range: €87 - €120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — St. Olaves Court 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“We didn't stay so can't offer tips! Those who did were more than happy.”
 of 5 bubbles 797judyd, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request an interior room, off the spiral staircase and AWAY from the maddening gulls!”
 of 5 bubbles janett932, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't go for the laundry option”
 of 5 bubbles DANDGS2016, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms overlook the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles 282rogern, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 very spacious with adjoining sitting room, should one party wish to take an early night whilst the other watches the television.”
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 of 5 bubbles tonysX8476AC, 1 May 2016 | Read review
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