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Southernhay House Hotel

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36 Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1NX England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely charming hotel, only 10 rooms, but really lovely. Our room called Spice was very comfortable and spacious. We did not have dinner in the hotel, although I wish we had. There is a lovely bar, which was nice and busy with lots of chatter....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been here twice before I was really looking forward to my mums birthday meal. It's normally excellent food with impeccable service. The food was not good. Overcooked calamari, tagliatelle which was NOT al Donte - it had clearly been stuck to the pan. (Thick...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing little hotel in a perfect central location. Have now tried several other hotels in Exeter and this is by far the best. We cocked up our initial booking and the hotel were delightful in sorting us out and not charging us for a no...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I recently returned from a four night B&B stay at this small-ish ten bedroomed, city-centre hotel. The building is magnificent - as are all the helpful, cheerful staff. Lily - of the front-of-house staff - even met us at the front door...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Southerhay is a little different from other hotels in Exeter,restrained elegance may best describe it, A glimpse of a different time when the world wasn't run by people whose life rotates around Mr. Steve Jobs rather clever invention, the food is pleasant and plentiful,...More

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Response from deborah c, Owner at Southernhay House HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Love a bit of restrained elegance (and we don’t often get that compliment, so thank you). We all have a personal investment in this hotel and I’m pleased it shows - as you say, we’re nothing like a chain ;)

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$129 - $313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$129 - $313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dan E
December 15, 2016|
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Response from deborah c | Property representative |
Hi Dan We do not have a spa. Best regards Sally
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Nina K
February 3, 2015|
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Response from deborah c | Property representative |
Hi Nina. We have four free parking spaces here, which are for resident guests on a first come first served basis. If you have a disabled badge, please let us know and we'll reserve one specifically for you. If the spaces... More
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"Ring the hotel (01392-439000) to discuss the bathing, toilet facilities before booking."
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"Don't go for Opium Room, unless you're fond of washing machines."
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"Luxury Double Room Spacious with free standing bath"
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