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    Blue Ball Inn

    Sandygate, Exeter EX2 7LJ, England
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    • Excellent44%
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    • Average13%
    • Poor7%
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    “the pub” (48 reviews)
    “rugby ground” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    Stayed here for one night to attend a nearby family function, very friendly staff, liked the feel of the pub, good food, enjoyed brekkie. Room adequate for our stay, clean and well stocked with tea and coffee, room looks tired in some places but overall...More

    Thank jez b
    Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

    We booked a stay here as we needed a stop over en route to Cornwall. To be honest we weren't expecting much as it only cost £60 for the room but we were pleasantly surprised. The staff were all lovely, the room was clean and...More

    1  Thank Leyla T
    Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

    Just off the M5 the Blue Ball Inn is a well-priced place to stay to visit Exeter, Exmouth, or North Devon. Accommodation is basic, but comfortable. Comfortable bed, good showers. Have stayed a few times. The star is the inn itself. Great food, drink and...More

    1  Thank Marknoel1964
    Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

    Came here on Sunday for Father's Day. Packed out but still great service. It's the best roast have had in as long as I can remember. Defo coming back. Wonderful. My toddler loved his pasta meal too. And although staff were rushed off feet ,...More

    1  Thank rachel19x
    Reviewed 16 June 2016

    I spent a week eating out with my friend, so we've had many experiences. This far out weighs all of them and is top of the list every time. This evening was spent with 3 other friends. The food is impressive, delicious and carefully displayed....More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Exeter
    • Also Known As
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    • Blue Ball Inn Exeter, Devon
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