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Exeter Inn

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90 Front St, Exeter, NH 03833
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New York City, New York
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Inn is well situated if you are visiting the Academy or NH for the political circus that is the presidential primary race. However, it really needs to be renovated. The rooms are very tired and can be quite small and dark. One of the rooms i was shown had two large closets but was otherwise tiny. The staff is... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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66 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, let me say this is a lovely old, historic Inn and we would definitely stay there again if we are in the area. We stayed 3 nights at the Exeter Inn recently. Our room was on the second floor and quite small with no overhead lighting including in the bathroom. The mirror in the bathroom was back-lit only, no... More 

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear Gmkathy2, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. We appreciate the time you took and the information we get from guests like yourself is invaluable. I am delighted that your stay with us was so pleasurable and you found your bed to be comfortable. Our rooms can be cozy but each and... More 

Hampden ME
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12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Exeter Inn is very near the center of town and close to the Academy. The staff is friendly and helpful. The building is in fine repair and very comfortable. Our queen room was clean and the bathroom was newly redone. We will stay there again when we are going to NH.

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear HastingsHampdenMe, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. I am glad that you found the staff to be friendly and helpful, and that your room was comfortable and clean. We strive to provide each guest with warm and gracious service not associated with a small New England Inn. Again thank you for... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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117 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As an invited guest of the Lamont Gallery at Phillips Exeter Academy, I spent one night at the Exeter inn. Exeter is a very charming, very colonial and historic New England small town. The Inn is part of this wonderful ambiance. My husband and I were given room 103, on the first floor near the reception desk. 103 is actually... More 

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear ElizRes, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. We appreciate the time you took and the information we get from guests like yourself is invaluable. I am delighted that your stay with us was so pleasurable and that you enjoyed your room. I was also happy to read that you had a... More 

Florida
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56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at the Exeter inn while visiting family in NH. Yes the rooms aren't super up to date but they are clean, quiet and the bed was so comfortable. We opted for the room with the jacuzzi tub to celebrate our anniversary and it was wonderful. Only downside was the room was above the kitchen so... More 

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear Lindsay L, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. I am delighted that we are now part of a new tradition for you. How special! Comments like yours are the pinnacle of success for us and source of great pride. This is what we work so hard for and strive to achieve... More 

Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

Location is perfect. Restaurant and hotel staff were helpful, hospitable & pleasant. We had a breakfast & a dinner which were delicious and promptly served. The rooms are small. Carpeting getting old. But the ambiance was 100% New England.

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear SpecialK5630, Thank you for sharing your comments with us. I am delighted that your stay with us was so pleasurable. Comments like yours are the pinnacle of success for us and source of great pride. This is what we work so hard for and strive to achieve every day. Additionally, I will be certain to pass on your review... More 

Boston, MA
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

We stayed at the Exeter Inn for one night on 9/26/15. We were in the area for a wedding. Our room was on the first floor just down from the main lobby. The room was clean and spacious enough for my husband and I. Our room actually had an adjoining conference room which worked out well after the wedding for... More 

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear sara0721, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. We appreciate the time you took and the information we get from guests like yourself is invaluable. We delight in the positive comments of your stay and I must apologize for your room not being ready at check-in time. I am happy to hear... More 

Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

I stay at the Exeter Inn about once a quarter on business. I always find the Inn to be a great place to stay with clean comfortable rooms and excellent food at their restaurant. This time their service was above and beyond. Due to traffic, I arrived at the Inn just a few minutes before I had to take some... More 

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear Scott S, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. We appreciate the time you took and the information we get from guests like yourself is invaluable. I am delighted that your stay with us was so pleasurable. Comments like yours are the pinnacle of success for us and source of great pride.... More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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129 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

This Inn is large for what I think of as a typical New England Inn, but it still has a warm cozy feeling despite size. I can see it as a nice base for fall leaves or winter activities. It is a 1/2 mile walk from Inn into the village of Exeter. The Inn has a very nice bar and... More 

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear SunDogandCompany, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience at the Exeter Inn. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and had a good experience at our restaurant and bar. We do indeed offer banquet space and when you combine that with our delicious food and impeccable service we are a sought out venue... More 

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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Lovely hotel in historical building with excellent restaurant. We stayed here one night and had dinner and breakfast in the restaurant. Service, food, and atmosphere were excellent. The only objection that we found was the size of the king room we reserved. It was clean and attractive but crowded. The bed was very comfortable and we slept well. However if... More 

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Jeff S, General Manager at Exeter Inn, responded to this review

Dear Nancyrwe, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience with us. We appreciate the time you took and the information we get from guests like yourself is invaluable. I am delighted that your stay with us was so pleasurable. We strive to offer a luxury hotel experience in a small quaint New England town. I... More 

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