Abode Exeter Hotel

Cathedral Yard, Exeter, United Kingdom, EX1 1HD  show map
 4 stars
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Abode Exeter Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 11.80 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The pleasant 4-star Abode Exeter Hotel is set in a shopping area within a 15-minute walk of University of Exeter. Offering accommodation in the 4-story building, the hotel combines Gothic architecture and modern facilities.

Abode Exeter Hotel lies in the heart of Exeter. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Exeter city center.

Guests can visit a gallery, a church and a castle as well as golf courses and eateries close by.

The venue is notable for the stunning location within a 15-minute drive to Exeter airport.

Rooms

Abode Exeter Hotel has designer rooms fitted with complimentary wireless internet, cable television, a safe, a work desk and a DVD player. Abode Exeter Hotel offers rooms with the cathedral view. They also have private bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The 24-hour restaurant serves fine British meals. Coffee, champagnes and ales are offered in the café bar. Offering various dining options, The New Horizon are about 10-minute walk away.

The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of GBP 11.50 per person per night. 

Services

Business facilities feature a business center, a meeting room and a copier.

Relax

A gym and a fitness center are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at GBP 11.80 per day.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   53.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Connecting rooms
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room movies
  • DVD player

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

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Hotel Address:

Cathedral Yard, Exeter, United Kingdom, EX1 1HD

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City Center
  • Exeter
    700 ft
Airports
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    53

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Exeter Westpoint400 ft
  • South Gate Gallery700 ft
  • Polka Gallery700 ft
  • Opus Mosaic1000 ft
  • Spacex Gallery1400 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center400 ft

Places of interest

  • Exeter Cathedral400 ft
  • The Guildhall400 ft
  • Exeter Chamber of Commerce and Industry1000 ft
  • underground passages1000 ft
  • Tuckers Hall1000 ft
  • University of Exeter4300 ft
  • Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital1.1 mi

Amusement

  • Latgreen Ltd400 ft
  • Hustlers Snookerhalls400 ft
  • Mecca Bingo400 ft
  • Star Amusements700 ft
  • The Exeter Picturehouse1000 ft
  • Stardust Amusements1400 ft
  • Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club1700 ft
  • Musicroom2300 ft
  • Megabowl3000 ft

Stadiums

  • Sandy Park Rugby Stadium2.9 mi

Museums

  • Exter & Devon Arts Centre700 ft
  • Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery1000 ft

Parks

  • Northernhay Gardens1400 ft
  • Heavitree Pleasure Grounds1.2 mi

Theaters

  • Exeter Phoenix Ltd700 ft
  • Barnfield Theatre1400 ft
  • Northcott Theatre5000 ft

Local attractions

  • Haldon Belvedere 4.8 mi
    Higher Ashton, Exeter
  • Go Ape Haldon5.4 mi
    Bullers Hill, Exeter
  • A La Ronde7.8 mi
    Summer Lane, Exmouth
  • Crealy Adventure Park5.2 mi
    Sidmouth Road, Exeter
  • Haldon Forest Park5.5 mi
    Follow signs from the A38 and A380, Exeter

Near the hotel

  • Exeter Cathedral200 ft
    1 The Cloisters, Exeter
  • Royal Albert Memorial Museum1000 ft
    Queen Street, Exeter
  • Exeter Guildhall700 ft
    High St., Exeter
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    53

Hotel Awards

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Abode Exeter Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Abode Exeter

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 208 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
8.0
Location
6.0
Service
7.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Excellent location, handsome exterior, interior disappointing (somewhat over-refurbished). Good pub attached.

    Two "housekeeping" problems, notified to the hotel.

  • Couple
    7.8

    good size rooms. friendly staff,

    beds are too soft. there is a big thing made of them and it was the biggest let down.

  • Single
    7.8

    I always use this hotel if I stay in Exeter .The staff are helpful and friendly and the location is very special .

  • Single
    10.0

    Attention to detail and the beautiful outlook onto Exeter Catherdral

    Price of breakfast

  • Family with children
    8.8

    Very comfortable rooms, beds of good quality and size, and the facility to put a child in a double room at no extra cost, the city centre location.

    We enjoyed a reasonably priced meal at the cafe bar, but the breakfast rate was too exoensive for us ( for a family of 6). This did not really matter as there were other places nearby.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    Nice location. Nice and friendly staff.

    In this kind of hotel breakfast should be included in the room rate

  • Older travelers
    4.6

    The location of the hotel was superb right on the Cathedral Close overlooking the Cathedral and incredibly central to Exeter city centre

    This hotel is what is currently described as 'boutique' - it is very expensive and has a great deal of charm and character - however the facilities were very disappointing - no full length mirror in room, not enough shelf space in bathroom, very meagre coffee and tea facillities - a noisy air conditioning system. We chose to stay here thinking it would be much more luxurious than the Thistle but it lacked on all fronts except the view.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Courtesy and helpfulness provided by the reception staff

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Really the location was fantastic and the breakfast was so good too nice shower and view in bedroom

    Well we booked it because friends were going to be there, was very dissapointed to learn we did not book breakfast then when we asked for it were quoted 13 pounds extra each, when our friends had got it for 7.50 each. We managed to get the price down to 7.50 then when we got the bill it added on another 27 pounds plus 15, so we had to tell the man who had given us the bill and decided to answer the phone while he was serving us. Its probably not your fault but we couldnt sleep as the bed was too soft and uncomfortable.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Well appointed and most comfortable.

    Access ! Labyrinthine journey to reach the hotel, and a route march to retrieve the car before leaving the following morning ! With or without luggage, an absolute nightmare to get to the building. The 'assigned' car park is not Exeter's finest - but, nor do any of the other City Centre pasr parks have much to commend them in terms of price and convenience. Exeter - please improve your traffic signage !

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The hotel was in every respect excellent and the staff, particularly those at the Reception Desk, were extremely helpful.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Very spacious and comfortable room, very friendly and helpful staff, excellent location for the Cathedral and shops, but above all exquisite food and wine

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    The hotel is in a beautiful and very central location. From front facing rooms you get a magnificent view of the Cathedral and the Close.

    Parking is a quarter of a mile away and you pay an extra £9 for this. Our standard room (208) was ridiculously small, you could barely get round the bed. The bathroom sink was also small and a problem to use without getting water on the floor. Perhaps we were unlucky but our mattress needed replacing as a spring was sticking out. On our last visit we had found the beds very comfortable... how things change.

  • Couple
    7.8

    Location is excellent room was very comfy

    Room wasn't ready until 2 hours after it was supposed to be. Tv/DVD appeared to require 3 remote controls instructions however were for a different system which was very frustrating

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Convenient to city centre shops and most beautiful cathedral.

    No assistance to help with luggage. Car park a distance from hotel and this is most unpleasant when pouring with rain.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Cathedral Yard, Exeter, United Kingdom, EX1 1HD

Get directions
City Center
  • Exeter
    700 ft
Airports
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    53

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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