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The Devon Hotel

3.0 of 5 Matford, Exeter EX2 8XU , England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived late Friday night - check in took a little time due to the desk being unoccupied. The room was OK - clean and comfortable but the bathroom was the size of a cupboard. The shower was feeble. At this price point, I expect much more. The service at breakfast was atrocious. Inattentive staff standing around chatting about DVDs... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very clean and comfortable rooms, quiet at the back but suffering considerable road noise at the front being on a busy roundabout. More like an up-market motel rather than a Hotel in layout with accomodation separate from hotel facilities and ongoing building work exasperating this problem. Breakfast very good but an interesting dinner menu including carvery ruined by tasteless undercooked... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Living in Barnstaple we have to travel to Exeter to get a good meal .we regularly return here for the carvery and Arnold Bennet omelette with chips the chips are crispy on the outside and fluffy inside a rarity .clean hotel great manager and staff .in the summer sitting outside is pleasant .

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A big thank you to Simon and his team for a wonderful W/E. All the family who had travelled long distances praised the welcome,accommodation,meals and professionalism of all at The Devon Hotel. An occasion to be rememberd

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this very last minute as we fancied a night away. The price was quite reasonable so wasn't expecting a lot. When we got to our room we were very pleasantly surprised. The room was VERY clean and decorated in a modern style. The breakfast was also worth the money - we didn't eat for the rest of the... More

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BrendHotels, Manager at The Devon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at The Devon Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you had a lovely stay. I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future. Kind regards Ross Hamilton Hotel Manager More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us ate here on the eve of starting our long trip to South Africa and Swaziland. Exceptionally comfy surroundings in a Regency setting. The carvery was excellent and cooked to perfection. We were also warmly welcomed by the General Manager, Simon Parkhouse which made us all feel at home. We had a lovely evening here which put us... More

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BrendHotels, Manager at The Devon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. I am thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful meal in Carriages Restaurant. Thank you for commenting on our gardens, a lot of effort goes into maintaining them to the high level we are known for. I look forward to offering you a warm West Country welcome next time you are visiting... More

Dorset
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were very helpful and friendly .. Clean comfortable Hotel the en suite bathroom were very small which was difficult to move in not much floor spce between sink and bath. I had a twin room which I share with my eldly father .. I was a little concerned about the few steps going up to the bathroom as... More

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BrendHotels, Manager at The Devon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, I am happy to hear that it was enjoyable and that the staff made you feel welcome. We are in the process of building 20 new bedrooms which will include two easy access, disabled friendly rooms, this will help us to cater for a much wider variety of needs. We are expecting to be... More

Chard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent the day evening and overnight with The Devon Hotel, I must say the food was excellent the rooms we very clean and warm, and the staff seem to make it there business to make sure each and every one of us were happy all day long. For anyone wanting a Wedding Venue i can recommend The Devon Hotel.

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BrendHotels, Manager at The Devon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, I am delighted that you had an excellent day. A lot of hard work goes into ensuring that all of our weddings go as smoothly as possible, so it is always nice to hear from the guests who attended. Please feel free to visit the hotel and restaurant whenever you like. Kind regards Ross... More

Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I organised a family get together at The Devon Hotel and we were not disappointed, the food and service was first class and the carvery takes a lot of beating, the staff are very helpful and courteous and make you feel very welcome. Our overnight stay was enjoyable with the added bonus of an excellent breakfast. A very enjoyable experience.

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BrendHotels, Manager at The Devon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am thrilled to hear that you had an excellent family meal and that the staff gave you the attention you required. I look forward to welcoming you back for many more get together's. Kind regards Ross Hamilton Hotel Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have not been to this part of the world in many years so were not disappointed when finding The Devon Hotel as our base to tour for a few days,yes rooms were small,yes bathroom was small,but they were spotless and staff could not do enough for us to make our stay enjoyable. Good selection for breakfast and even asked... More

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BrendHotels, Manager at The Devon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a glowing review of your experience at our hotel. I am pleased that you had such a lovely stay with us. It is always satisfying to hear such lovely comments about our staff. A lot of time and effort goes into our staff training. I will pass of your kind comment to the restaurant and kitchen... More

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Address: Matford, Exeter EX2 8XU , England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Devon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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