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    Blue Ball Inn

    Sandygate, Exeter EX2 7LJ, England
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    • Excellent44%
    • Very good30%
    • Average14%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “the pub” (50 reviews)
    “rugby ground” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    Have only ever been in here for drinks before the rugby and it gets very busy ! Came on Easter Monday night and the pub was very quiet, that said the food was really good. We had the baked Camembert to start followed by the...More

    Thank Barry N
    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    We popped in to have a look and maybe book a table, walked in got to the bar ordered 2 drinks ... the barman poured one drink walked off to sort out a complaint came back half poured second drink (orange & lemonade) talked to...More

    Thank Buddy54321
    Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for a night. Room was modern and had everything we needed. Car parking was free and right next to room. Checking in was easy. Lovely pub with a nice outside to it. Thank you blue ball inn.

    Thank nessy123
    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for 3 nights in September 2016. The room was spacious and comfortable. The only downside is that the whole place including the dining and bar areas looked tired and in need of refurbishment. Staff were helpful and friendly. Food was very good....More

    Thank LisaFairhurst
    Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

    What a top couple of days. Superbly looked after by all of the staff as we stayed for the Exeter v Bristol match. Excellent atmosphere and superb food and ale. Great facilities for pre and post match food/drink or a good stop if passing through....More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$85 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Exeter
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    • Blue Ball Inn Exeter, Devon
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    Room Tips
    "biggest room is room 1, but suffer from light & road noise"
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    "Make sure there isn't a meeting before you start eating."
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    "This is only a restaurant"
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