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    ABode Exeter

    Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HD, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good32%
    • Average17%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,268 reviews

    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    I must strongly disagree with a couple of reviews i have read from 2015 and 2016. Firstly to "wreck of a hotel" i say a beautiful old building lovingly cared for. If this reviewer equates old with wreck i am not sure how they would...More

    Thank carole d
    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    I love staying in this hotel, conveniently situated on the Cathedral square although it is quite old and can use a make-over. The best treat of all is eating in the Michelin Star Café or fine-dining in the Michelin Star restaurant.

    1  Thank rgazzaz
    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    My wife and I stayed at the Royal Clarence a week or so prior to the disastrous fire that destroyed one of our favourite hotels. We visited every year for our anniversary. The staff was amazing, always going out of their way to make sure...More

    Thank Paul B
    Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

    Me and my partner stayed here for our wedding anniversary. It was fantastic the service and the food were brilliant. It's such a shame what happened to it. Hopefully they will be able to rebuild it to what it used to be

    Thank Best_things1952
    Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

    I too was staying at the Royal Clarence the night of the fire having enjoyed a delicious dinner in the restaurant the night before. I have always found the staff extremely welcoming and their professionalism and concern for their guests that night could not be...More

    6  Thank acn0202
    Mercure Exeter Southgate Hotel
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$111 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 53
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    • Exeter
    • Also Known As
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    • Exeter Abode Hotel ,
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    • ABode Exeter Devon
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    Bathroom (24)
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    Room Tips
    "Rebuild as it was"
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    "Don't have room 110 it's a disgrace for the money"
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    "We didn't stay at the hotel but had a lunch at the hotel restaurant, using a private room"
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    "312 faces cathedral and is a decent size comapred with eg 311"
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