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Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just had a weekend in Exeter mainly for shopping and to visit the cathedral. We chose St Andrews because it was one of the few hotels within walking distance to the city centre that had free parking. Despite the fact that we arrived late on Friday evening we were given a warm and friendly welcome. The receptionist gave...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good for a short stay to visit people. Obliging staff, good breakfasts. Bus stop to city outside as did not have car but also walked to and from city. Nice lounge clean and comfortable. seemed popular with working people. wi fi etc provided.

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Uckfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here whilst revisiting Exeter after 20 years. The location of the hotel was very convenient for us, yes it is a little away from the centre but its only a 5 minute walk. The rooms were a little smaller than expected, but very well equipped and lets dace it, how much time are you planning on spending in your...

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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for one night at the end of October Nice hotel within walking distance of the city centre Lovely welcome as I arrived which does make a difference Very good room with a comfy bed and nice shower, very clean Good breakfast the next morning to top off my stay

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Helston, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I stayed here with my husband for one night, as we were going out in Exeter with friends and needed somewhere to stay. All the staff we met were friendly and made us feel welcome. The room itself was amazing, very spacious (we were in a family room) and we hardly heard any noise from the road or other people...

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Thank Kerry W
devon
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I stayed here on the 10/October 2016,staff all very friendly and proffessional. A great lounge area to relax in evening and a to die for breakfast room. Minus noise road side kept me awake also coughing guests are rooms sound proof only minus rest super stay. Breakfast mmmmmmmmmm.

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Thank DevonRiddler
Genoa, Italy
Reviewed 7 October 2016

nice hotel, ten mins walking fm downtown, with a free open parking. Rooms very nice and big, and breakfast is very nice. Be careful with front room as a little noisy due to main road passing by.In general worth a short stay

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stayed here for 5 nights. Because we arrived on a Sunday afternoon when reception was closed a very helpful email was sent prior to arrival with instructions on obtaining a key to the entrance and our room so that we could make ourselves comfortable and book-in when reception re-opened. We were in room 33 at the rear of the property...

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is the second time I have stayed at the St Andrews Hotel in Exeter. It is a small hotel on the busy Alphington Road and is not far from the City Centre, Quays and the University, although the traffic can be horrendous around the area.The receptionist was welcoming and helpful, providing a map and information about the local area....

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Just looking for an overnight stay and found this online. Pleasantly surprised upon arrival. Nice friendly greeting and comfortable room. Bed very comfy ( most important ) and very clean en suite Breakfast was very impressive Would stay again.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
St Andrews Hotel is well located within the historic city of Exeter, Devon and is situated close to the picturesque quayside and to the Marsh Barton Trading Estate in the Alphington district. Matford Business Park is less than 1 mile away, which is convenient and practical for anyone looking to venture away on business. It is also close to St Thomas train station, a 15 minute walk to Exeter Cathedral and the Princesshay shopping precinct. We are just 10 minutes easy drive from Junction 31 of the M5 motorway, which means that you can reach us by car without having to contend with City Centre congestion. Being ideally placed allows for easy access to the Devon Countryside, for those of you wishing to visit Dartmoor or the South Devon Coast. St Andrews Hotel is situated on a regular and frequent bus route and Exeter Airport is a 15 minute drive away. There are two comfortable lounges for relaxation and reading. Free parking is available for guests in our large on site car park. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available in all areas. Our dining room is well appointed and offers a full English or continental breakfast to suit your requirements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about St. Andrews

Address: 28 Alphington Road, Exeter EX2 8HN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range: $97 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — St. Andrews 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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St. Andrews Exeter, Devon
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“Our room was no. 5, first floor overlooking the road but we were not aware of any traffic noise. The wifi in this room was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles kayek2013, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Aroom away from the front of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles margaretmeadows43, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose rooms at back no facilities for evening meals.”
 of 5 bubbles DevonRiddler, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Good for access to city (buses etc)”
 of 5 bubbles peterp575, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room which is not on the same side as the main road”
 of 5 bubbles J4856POjulieb, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
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