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Great Western Hotel

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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good12%
  • Average21%
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  • Terrible44%
Nov 13, 2017
“Cheap yes.....but for a central city "Hotel" could be a lot better...”
Sep 27, 2017
“Awful”
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Breakfast included
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed November 13, 2017

Good location next to Exeter St Davids station.Outside looks fine.Things start to change when you walk into the dingy small reception.Quick check in,however wasnt told the "wifi" pin details.... Stairs up to rooms are very narrow and you get the sense or a clostrophobic enviroment,where...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

Firstly Dont listen to the bad reviews,people are to quick to complain about everything and Dont enjoy any character anymore. Its a grand old building overlooking the train station, with friendly staff very comfortable beds and clean towels the place is great value for money...More

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Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights while visiting an ill elderly relative. Was a last minute booking with little time to plan. This place is in need of a total refurbishment. It is dirty, grotty and smelly. It has no atmosphere and there is no customer...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Stayed at GWH with my daughter for Exeter University open day. Without doubt the worst hotel I have stayed in. Having travelled the world and experienced all kinds of weird and wonderful locations, I could not believe a modem hotel in the UK could be...More

Thank 292James
Reviewed October 22, 2017

The hotel receptionist was incredibly helpful, the breakfast was good. Unfortunately the rooms and hallways were not only dirty but falling to bits, plaster hanging of the ceilings and walls, mold ridden shower curtains. The young family in the room above us only had to...More

Thank Lesley P
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No i rang them today, as i have a lwb van to park, they were useless on the phone all parking is hard to find and you have to pay. Sounds a like dump.
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"Top floor would probably get a better view and away from the bar"
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"It's next to busy train station so not much chance of a room with a view."
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"A lot of rooms face the roadway outside Exeter St Davids station which is noisy/busy, and double glazing not..."
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"Book into the Premier Inn just down the road"
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