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The Devon Hotel

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Braintree
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overall the hotel was well presented - clean, tidy well signed and hospitable. The rooms sizes are not generous but having one of the rooms with patio doors to the outside was a bonus. Of necessity we occupied a room for the disabled and found it to be well appointed except for the bed which was so high we needed...

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

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear that enjoyed your recent stay with us at The Devon Hotel and that you found the rooms to be clean and well-appointed and the food in our restaurant to be of a high quality. We wish to thank you for your views with regards to...

Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First class. Lovely staff. Spotless room. Good food. Could not have been better. This was a special wedding anniversary celebration and the hotel exceeded all expectations and made our day. Would use again and recommend to friends and family.

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

Thank you for your 5-Star review! We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful stay with us recently and that we were able to make your Wedding Anniversary as special as possible! We take great pride in providing the highest standard of service, and it's great that this doesn't go unnoticed! I will make sure to pass...

Penzance, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited to celebrate my sisters 60th. Great meal for 12 Saturday night then, breakfast Sunday morning, having lost an hour, then Mothers Day lunch with my old Mum! - Stuffed is the word. Had a great room and nothing to complain about. Improvements? Food could have been a bit hotter on Sat but then you were serving 12 at once,...

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

Thank you for your great review! We are thrilled to hear that you had a brilliant time with us last weekend with your family and that our staff were able to make your stay as comfortable and relaxing as possible. Weekends can be a very busy time for us, particularly Mothering Sunday Weekend, and we always strive to go the...

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visit this room and see response below, the restaurant was good but more variety needed with the food. Bedroom was the biggest disappointment and had put me off staying again as I didn't get a single night sleep due to the size of the bed.

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

Dear Mike, Thank you for your review. The confirmation we received for your booking through an online booking agent stated that it was for a Single Bedded Room. These Single Rooms have recently been refurbished to a very high standard and to be in keeping with the rest of our modern accommodation. On your next visit to Exeter, if you...

Reviewed 1 week ago

First time at hotel and what a treat. Great rooms very new, clean and very quiet at back of hotel away from road. Large TV, big comfortable bed, clean shower room, great service, great food and lovely breakfast

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

Dear Paul, Thank you for such a lovely review! We are thrilled to hear that you had a great first stay with us at The Devon Hotel and that you found the room to be very comfortable and the food to be of such a high standard. We are constantly upgrading our rooms and facilities to adapt to the needs...

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on coach trip to Exeter, Stopped for meal, it was so busy but we were served very quickly, Food is excellent, would recommend the carvery A bit expensive but worth it Best to book your table Give it a try u will be impressed

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

Dear Tina, Thank you for your great review! We are very pleased that we were able to accommodate you at the short notice and that you found the service to be efficient and the food to be excellent. We always strive to provide the highest standard of service and quality of food, so it's wonderful to hear when a customer...

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place - nice comfortable rooms - old ones a little tight for space, bathroom more so, but very comfortable - short walk under covers to the bar and restaurant - lovely atmosphere and excellent fresh food massive choice and excellent wines - and as with all Brend hotels - fantastic breakfast - staff helpful and friendly

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

Thank you for your five star review! We are thrilled to hear that you always enjoy staying with us at The Devon Hotel! It is great that you find our rooms to be very comfortable and the quality of the food and wine in our Carriages Restaurant to be exceptional. The Brend Hotel group is a family owned business with...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a double birthday bash 12 in total, well done to the staff very good, food not so good manly the roast this was very poor indeed, roast potatoes poor, selection of veg also very poor, who wants sweet corn with a roast, if you had a better selection it wouldn't be so bad.

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

Dear Tony, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you found the service provided by our staff to be excellent. We take great pride in training all of our employees to ensure that we are always meeting the needs of our guests - and it's great when a guest has noticed this. We apologise if the...

Exeter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An evening was had with friends in the Carriages restaurant on a recent Saturday night. As always the staff were lovely and the food very good. The chef was excellent and arranged for food to fit with my friends dietary issues. My only slight issue was my beef did not cut very easily with the standard cutlery and was slightly...

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

Dear Nicola, Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are thrilled to hear that you and your friends had a lovely meal with us recently, and that the staff were able to make your visit to us as special and relaxing as possible. We do apologise if the meat was not up to the usual standards...

Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in this lovely hotel whilst in Exeter on business for a week. The single room was warm and comfortable and had all facilities including Sky TV and Wi-Fi. The hotel food and atmosphere was wonderful, the Light Bites in the bar are very satisfying. All the staff were very friendly & helpful.

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

Dear Brian, Thank you for your 5-Star review! We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us on your recent business trip to Exeter. Our Single Rooms have recently been refurbished to compliment our new Executive Rooms and to make sure that we are always providing our guests with the facilities that they expect, and they have been...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With easy access to Exeter City Centre and the surrounding area, the Devon Hotel is the perfect place to enjoy a city break or stay whilst on business. Exeter is a bustling and lively city with a fascinating Roman heritage and one of the world's best examples of a twelfth century Gothic cathedral. It is conveniently situated for visiting Dartmoor and the stunning coastline of South Devon. The Devon Hotel in Exeter has an outstanding reputation for fabulous cuisine and great accommodation. Situated on the edge of the vibrant city of Exeter, when you enter the Devon Hotel, you enter a world of exquisite comfort. Set in the Georgian building which is the heart of the hotel, our flagship Carriages Brasserie and Lounge Bar beckon you to linger with colleagues or friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Devon Hotel

Address: Matford, Exeter EX2 8XU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range: RM382 - RM637 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Devon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Devon Hotel Exeter
The Devon Hotel Exeter
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#1 Green Hotel in Exeter
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