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A 1932 Georgian Stately brick building originally designed to accommodate prestigous families visiting Phillips Exeter Acedemy. The Acedemy is known around the world for its prepareness to attend Harvard University and other major ivy league colleges. The Inn has 46 rooms featuring 3 suites. Located in walking distance to downtown Exeter town center, a short driving distance to Portsmouth, Hampton, Stratham and Epping.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Historic Hotel
Mid-range
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Full view
82Good for walkers
Grade: 82 out of 100
37Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
9Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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120Photos
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60Room tips
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Staying at The Exeter Inn always is a treat! My husband is an hotelier and he thinks that all the staff - from the GM, to the Food & Beverage Manager to the Room Director to the waiters and housekeepers - is of the very highest calibre. Every guest is treated with the utmost
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Response from Derek H, General Manager at Exeter Inn
Responded 1 week ago
It was an absolute pleasure to have you and your husband stay with us! Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with such kind words which I have already shared with our staff. I know I speak for the entire team when I say we can't wait to welcome you both back here at the Exeter Inn. Happy New Year!
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Set in a quant New England town, next to historic Phillips Exeter Academy, the hotel is a classic old brick building with exceptional character. Town is decked out for the holidays. Food and experience in the hotel restaurant was second to none! Staff extremely friendly and
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Response from Derek H, General Manager at Exeter Inn
Responded 4 weeks ago
It was a pleasure to have you stay and dine with us and I am thrilled to learn you had such an enjoyable experience.I will be sure to pass along your extremely kind comments to the entire team. Happy holidays and please come back and visit with us again soon!
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Overpriced garbage. Spoke to the manager Kieran after an easy misunderstanding and he was a total monster. Don’t stay here. You’ll overpay for a small room and a manager that was cut from the freshmen baseball team and is clearly still bitter about it.
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Response from Derek H, General Manager at Exeter Inn
Responded Dec 13, 2018
I am certainly disappointed to learn you did not enjoy your recent stay with us. Our entire team works tirelessly to ensure a truly memorable guest experience and we find anything short of that goal to be unacceptable. Should you wish to discuss your experience further, please do not hesitate to reach out directly to me. Thank you for staying with us and I hope to speak with you soon.
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This establishment, a bout a five minute walk from downtown Exeter with its many shops and restaurants, was founded in 1932 and retains it's original charm with the appropriate updates. Our room was quaint and clean with a very comfortable bed and period pieces for the
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Response from Derek H, General Manager at Exeter Inn
Responded Dec 13, 2018
I appreciate you taking the time to write about your recent stay with us. I'm certainly thrilled you had a pleasant experience while visiting with us. Have a wonderful holiday season and please be sure to visit with us again soon!
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Stayed two nights in the standard queen room. It was a pretty small room and bathrooom but still pretty charming. I liked the old antique look while the bathroom had an upgraded look. There was two of us but there was only one bathrobe and slippers. The front desk did offer to
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Response from Derek H, General Manager at Exeter Inn
Responded Dec 13, 2018
It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with such thoughtful feedback. I certainly apologize your room was not fully prepared with the appropriate number of robes/slippers but I appreciate you bringing that to our attention. Please come back and visit with us again at which time you will have to be sure and enjoy a bite to eat in Epoch! Happy Holidays!
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Do you have wheelchair accessible rooms?
There are rooms on the first floor and I did notice ramps.
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Is this a B&B?
Full breakfast was available, but not included in our rate, Fresh cookies were usually available at the front desk. I guess I might call it a boutique hotel
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"If you can face the back garden that's lovely; but all rooms are great"
"Rooms off the hallways in the alcoves are quieter."
"Ask for a room on the courtyard - much quieter"
"First floor rooms are equipped with a shared door to the room suite that reduces any chatter or noise from the front desk or restaurant."
"3rd floor I have heard has slanted ceilings due to the architecture of the building. If you are tall, I recommend staying on the 2nd floor."
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PRICE RANGE
$84 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
exeter hotel exeterinn exeter
LOCATION
United StatesNew HampshireExeter
NUMBER OF ROOMS
46
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