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The Dolphin Hotel Exmouth

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked this last minute and arrived after dark. Staff were friendly and the room was clean but basic. The bathroom was small. The wifi was adequate. Off street parking was provided. This hotel is a 5 min walk from the town centre where there is a reasonable variety of food. Breakfast was again ok. Don't expect any flourishing touches...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 2 nights here 16 / 18 for brothers funeral . Lovely hotel , lovely staff , excellent breakfast . Nothing was too much trouble for anyone . Very close to town . Would definitely stay again .Only one wee negative was the workmen in the bar with torn jeans , maybe a dress code would be in order ....

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2Thank Cindy C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very comfortable stay with family. I stayed in a single room that had a very comfortable large single bed.my family had queen sized beds that they said were also very comfortable. Great breakfast also.will definately return.

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1Thank lisabT1288TY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel very clean and cosy. Bedroom decor very nice and modern shame no wardrobe to put clothes in only a few hangers on the wall. Staff friendly and welcoming and good breakfast choice. Reasonably priced and very comfortable bed. Many thanks. Shall return in the future when visiting family and friends again.

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2Thank Prettyorchid2016
Hampshire
Reviewed 28 October 2016

My son, his crew and I came in for the weekend so they could sail in an event at Exe Sailing Club. The hotel is a short walk to the Sailing Club, to parking where we could leave our boat and into town. The breakfast was really good and plentiful - and really fast. We would definitely stay there again...

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1Thank travellingscubadiver
Margate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The whole place seemed clean, and the staff were welcoming in a polite way. With a little attention to a few things this could be great. My room (20) was spacious, and the bathroom was enormous, although the electric shower was severely under powered. The room lacked anywhere to use a laptop, but the bathroom had a dressing table. Weird...

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Thank GRAHAMK1234
Bridport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Booked a double room, on line, with Booking.com. When we arrived we where informed that we had only booked it for one person and not two, very annoying to be told we had to pay another £50 which made our cheap break away, expensive. We where then informed that there was no parking. We had to park 200 yards away...

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1Thank Mike T
Stafford
Reviewed 25 September 2016

One night stay. Lovely comfortable room on second floor (no lift). Kingsize bed. There was no hairdryer ??. Breakfast was excellent, good choice hot and cold, fresh fruit. Parking was available at rear of hotel (request when booking)( we thought the room was a bit over priced)

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1Thank SophieStafford
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Been to this hotel before in the same room (7) Always good service clean and tidy rooms but the shower room needs attention. Now very tired, mould not being addressed and very tight for space. Breakfast was great and we where allocted parking which was handy as it's difficult to find parking nearby. At £90 a night the shower room...

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1Thank Rpt_03
Southampton
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Was attending a sailing regatta and this place was highly recommended by the sailing club. It's perfectly positioned and take away parking it's spot on. The premium room had a super king-size bed and was excellent, décor fantastic and brilliant facilities...however - no air con and windows that did nothing more then let the noise in. Breakfast was superb -...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dolphin Hotel in Exmouth is a friendly family run business that offers you a warm welcome. Situated just a few minutes walk from Exmouth' stunning golden sandy beaches and marina development it is a beautiful to visit. The town centre is about 3 minutes on foot offering a wide variety of restaurants and bars to choose from. The Dolphin Hotel offers rooms with private en- suite bathrooms and flat screen TVs, a choice of freshly cooked breakfasts in our modern dining area, as well as a cosy residential bar to relax in at the end the day. Free WIFI is available in all public area within the Hotel The Hotel rooms benefit from flat screen TVs , wardrobe storage space, seating and central heating, as well as tea/coffee making facilities. White fluffy towels and free toiletries are provided. Also hair dryers and ironing facilities are available upon request from reception. Guests can enjoy freshly cooked Full English breakfasts or a choice off the breakfast menu all cooked with local produce, along with fresh fruit, yogurts, cereal, toast and juice set out in our breakfast room. Vegetarian and special diets can be catered for on request prior to arriving. The Dolphin Hotel has limited on site parking and also passes for a local car park just a few minutes away, both facilities are free. Reserved parking will need to be requested at time of booking. The 2 mile sandy beach in Exmouth also runs onto the Jurassic Coastline, making it a perfect place for walkers and sightseers.Situated on the mouth of the river Exe it is popular with many watersports including kitesurfing and diving. Exmouth town centre is just a 5-minute walk away offering many shops and coffee bars to relax in. The Exmouth rail and bus stations are a 5 minute walk from the Hotel. The direct train route has 2 trains running each hour and the 57 bus service runs every 15 minutes both into Exeter. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dolphin Hotel Exmouth

Address: Morton Road, Exmouth EX8 1AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exmouth
Price Range: RM319 - RM550 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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“Avoid room 7”
 of 5 bubbles Rpt_03, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“rear rooms are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles misterblott, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No lift and stairs steep.”
 of 5 bubbles Sootywight, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Try and get one on the far side of the hotel not the main side”
 of 5 bubbles Perkie1964, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“if bothered by noise from below do not choose above the bar, it didnt bother us and nice room”
 of 5 bubbles henryandjr, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
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