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Okehampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2012

It's is the second time we have stayed at this guest house and I must say it is just perfect, the owners are lovely and the rooms are fantastic, we had the great fortune to stay in the lodge with its own hot tub, the breakfast in the morning is superb would recommend this place to one and all definitely...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2012

'Stayed in Garden Lodge for one night. Worth paying extra to get hot tub and privacy. Would have been nice to have toiletries available for the shower. Made very well come by staff. Good breakfast. Would stay here again when in the area again. '

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2Thank Graham1309
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2012

When I say simple, this is no reflection on the quality of the guest house, it is a compliment to the fact that it is not complicated, because far too many make it a complicated business to run an efficient Guest House. I stayed in room 3 on the first floor with an en-suite shower & sink, with the toilet...

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3Thank 1davo
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2012

'Nice people, very helpful and kind. Guest house has an eclectic interior style, but it's comfortable, cool,and welcoming. The room was cute and comfortable, and above all very clean. Nice touch with the logo'd linen, (and d/gown). High quality toiletries and a really great breakfast. Pricing is locally comparable. Altogether a lovely experience, and I'll be back.'

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2012

We booked this as a night off from the children and it was definitely a good choice. We arrived a little early to check in, but were made very welcome and all staff we encountered were friendly and helpful. We stayed in the Garden Lodge - completely separate from the main house so it felt very private. The lodge itself...

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2Thank Ali W
St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2012

We stayed for two nights at the Melbury Guest House on our way through to Cornwall and had the Lodge. The welcome was friendly, the breakfast good and the location ideal. The hot tub, which came with the lodge, was fabulous and the private feel of the lodge area was great. I would recommend the Melbury even though I agree...

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1Thank Divyesh T
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2012

Stayed for a weekend break. The Melbury is really convenient for the centre of the city, and staff were friendly and helpful. However, the room I had (single top floor) was scruffy and grubby, and the cleanliness of the bedding was suspect. The shower (shared) gacve 3 minutes hot water the first night, trivckled to nothing, came back cold, trickled...

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4Thank MsF0
melbury247, Owner at Melbury Guest House, responded to this review

The Guest review is about are single room which is advertised with a shared bathroom, shared with one other room, so i don't understand why she has put shared in brackets. We have checked the shower, and there is nothing wrong with it, and no other guest has complaned, they in fact love our showers, i can only assume she...

Durham
Reviewed 21 August 2012

We stayed here for 2 nights to attend a wedding, and chose The Melbury because of the good reviews on Trip Advisor. The location was good for the City Centre, only ten minutes walk, the immediate area of the Guest House was a bit scruffy however, bin bags and rubbish in nearby front gardens. The gentleman who greeted us at...

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9Thank SpikeydogDurham
melbury247, Owner at Melbury Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Guest we are sorry you found your room disappointing, as we all try very hard, its been a busy season, we have not been able to carry out mantanance yet, we are aware of a few things regarding this room, and plan to carry these out in October 2012, yes are plant died on the hall, sadly, thanks for...

Andover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2012

We Just loved every minute of it, the staff were really friendly and funny, the Break fast was lovely, The room was perfect, really loved the four poster bed and all the furnishings,i really liked the little added extras like hand lotion, Shampoo etc and we will be back ASAP XXX'

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Bletchley, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2012

The room was clean and tidy and the bed was very comfortable. Breakfast was great and the use of the garden was handy. The proprietors were very friendly and made the stay very enjoyable.Many thanks. . . . .

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The Melbury Guest House is a 3 star Boutique Victorian accommodation, in the heart of Exeter City Center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melbury Guest House

Address: 4 Queens Crescent | St. James, Exeter EX4 6AY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range: $68 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Melbury Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Melbury Guest House Hotel Exeter
Melbury Guest House Exeter, Devon
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“Avoid the room without full bathroom ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles arne68, 26 Oct 2013 | Read review
“St James Suite is at the front on the first floor overlooking a small park. If you would like to use the Hot Tub, you'll need to book the Garden Lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles The_Travelling_Bear, 19 Aug 2013 | Read review
“the lodge with private hot tub worth a stay”
 of 5 bubbles 438karenf, 26 Jan 2013 | Read review
“book early”
 of 5 bubbles STARLINGJ, 23 Jan 2013 | Read review
“There is no double glazing so you are better off away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles Boudicca_9, 20 Dec 2012 | Read review
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