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St. Olaves Court

Mary Arches Street, Exeter EX4 3AZ, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sorrento, Italy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say. Am I getting too fussy. Staying at St Olaves was not a happy experience for me and my wife. The " suite I booked was ok but not worth anything like the £135 a night price tag. The small sitting room off the bedroom had a huge television cabinet. Whe n opened it had the smallest... More 

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a frequent visitor to Exeter my first stay at St Olaves was wonderful. Close to the city centre but tucked away down a side street the hotel couldnt have been nicer. Clean, excellent sized room and very tastefully furnished. Breakfasts were cooked to order and excellent quality, the bar area was comfortable and very relaxing and the staff were... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This is a real delight- we stayed in pretty rooms and had very tasty food- both evening meal and breakfast! There is a lovely sunny courtyard that is also served by a tapas and cocktail bar which we then enjoyed for lunch- this place is highly recommended!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Lovely breakfast first time we have stayed at St olaves so peaceful and a real gem of a find.its a nice place to relax and the garden was so good to sit and have a drink ,look forward to my next visit and must say how polite and helpful the proprieter Simon was .

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Lincolnshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Fantastic food, real value for money. On site parking, rooms ok, decor a bit tired looking. Staff brilliant and cannot fault. Only real problem was we were given a garden room and the noise from the near by nightclub disturbed our sleep.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

St Olaves is a wonderful oasis. A magical place which is the most perfect hotel just off the main town in Exeter. The proprietor Simon ensures the customer service is first class. Breakfast is freshly cooked with locally supplied produce. I was fortunate to stay in room 1 which is usually reserved for weddings. What an exquisite room with very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We first stayed at St Olaves several years ago and were amazed that such a peaceful hotel could exist so close to the centre of Exeter. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and the staff could not be more friendly and helpful. It's the perfect place to relax and it has become a regular feature of our holidays in SW... More 

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liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Arrived mid afternoon after family celebration a few days earlier in North Devon to break journey home and without a booking on late May Bank Holiday. Was helped with baggage and upgraded to a superior room. But from what I saw and experienced imagine all rooms good. Asked for advice regarding morning jog and real ale pubs and owner very... More 

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wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Really enjoyed our one night stay in this hotel, it's nice and central for shops cathedral etc. We had room 2 on the first floor with a nice garden view, car parking on site, always a plus, pleasant helpful staff and a very good cooked breakfast. Room was bright and pleasant, all in all a very enjoyable stay.....we will be... More 

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Sawbridgeworth, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We started holidaying in Cornwall 12 years ago and as we live in Hertfordshire decided to break the journey with an overnight stay in Exeter. I found St. Olaves on the internet and we enjoyed the experience so much we have come twice a year every year ever since. It has been part of our holiday that we wouldn't want... More 

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