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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Townhouse was a friendly, clean and pleasant place to stay. I had a nice big room, with high ceiling, period features and stripped board floors. Comfy bed, nice and warm without being too hot; sash window. Breakfast was perfectly ok - good friend/scrambled food and toast. The owners were really attentive, and clearly cared a lot about small details... More 

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Thank mg19702016
townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write this wonderful review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your room and breakfast. We are also extremely happy you thought staying with us was like being at home. More 

Nashua, New Hampshire
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76 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed two nights. The breakfasts were good, The B&B is an easy walk from the Exeter St. David's train station and an easy walk from the Cathedral. I'd be happy to stay there again. The staff was always busy, so it's not one of those places where you get to talk to the locals for half an hour.

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Thank John B
townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. I'm glad you enjoyed the breakfast. More 

Plano TX
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103 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed here for 2 nights. I was part of a tour visiting the SW of England and booked this B&B directly based on the great TA reviews. I wasn't disappointed! I received a very friendly greeting upon arrival and was shown to a lovely double ensuite. The room was very clean and appointed with everything needed for a... More 

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Thank Elaine P
townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Many thanks for the great review, I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay at the Townhouse and hope had a good tour of the south west. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top two things first - great service and super clean. If you've got that down, everything else hardly matters at all. But it doesn't stop there with the Townhouse:) Their breakfast room is beautifully decorated! Which I appreciate. And the breakfast is big and super tasty, with a good selection of cereal, yoghurt and berries as well as the full... More 

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1 Thank mkmidthun
townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write this review. We are pleased you liked the service, decoration and thought the breakfast was big and super tasty. We are aware some of the en-suite bathrooms are not ideal, but as we are a Grade II listed building, it makes it difficult, if not impossible, to expand the size of the bathrooms.... More 

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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful historic building on the outside, done up to a clean a Nd modern finish inside. Our room had period features, which we liked. Breakfast was amazing and freshly cooked. The owner gave us a lot of info regarding restaurants, places to see (he gave us a 2 for 1 voucher to get into the Cathedral and his advice about... More 

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1 Thank Jimmy A
townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are pleased you thought the breakfast was amazing and you found the information supplied to you was helpful. I can see you have also praised one of my recommendations (i.e. Cote Brasserie). If you are ever back in Exeter, we will be more than delighted for you to stay with us. More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely disgusted. My mum and auntie drove all the way from London to visit me at university and after having a terrible 7 hour journey breaking down on the motorway we arrived at the townhouse at 6pm who knew about the journey they had experienced. We booked a triple room and had email confirmation of this, but upon arrival the... More 

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townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

When the booking was made, it was clearly stated that the room was for 2 people. An email was sent confirming that the booking was for 2 people and stated " (Please check the number of people you have booked for as we will only make up beds for that amount of people.)". At no stage was there any mention... More 

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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely lovely b&b. Used to be a Vicarage so the outside very dramatic with lovely old fashioned architecture but inside all very modern and b/fully decorated and clean. I asked for a quiet bedroom at the back - twin room - which we got - with views of the garden and small churchyard. The twin room was spacious and the... More 

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townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear Helena, thank you for taking time to write this wonderful review. We are pleased you would stay here again if you return to Exeter. More 

Solihull, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely rooms with all you need and a good choice for breakfast, excellent location for visiting Exeter and friendly helpful owners- just a shame we were there for a wedding and so couldn't' tell make best use of their recommendations.Would definitely stay again

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Thank liz b
townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review on Tripadvisor. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and that you liked the recommendations we made although, as you say, due to the wedding, you couldn't take advantage of them all. If you are ever back in Exeter, we will be more than happy for you to stay here. More 

St Austell, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My best friend and I stayed here whilst meeting up in Exeter. Fantastically welcoming hosts - kindly took our luggage early and put in our room. Beautiful room with quality bedlinen, fresh coffee, selection of teas. Breakfast is served in a lovely quirky room; we enjoyed fresh fruit and a steaming bowl of porridge although we could have had full... More 

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Thank E P
townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this wonderful review. We are very happy you would not hesitate to come back and you would be more than welcome to return. More 

Basildon, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights here from 23rd October and had a really good experience. Room clean and well decorated, bathroom clean but very compact (we stayed in room 6). Breakfast very good. The guys were very informative and gave some good suggestions of where to eat and what to do in Exeter. Probably the thing that impressed me most... More 

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townhousemanager, Owner at Townhouse, responded to this review

Many thanks for the review and i'm glad you enjoyed your time at the Townhouse. You are more than welcome to return when you next visit your son. More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built around 1870 for the neighbouring St David's Church, the Victorian Grade II Listed Townhouse has undergone refurbishment bringing the guest house up to date with period and contemporary features. The Townhouse is set in a quiet corner of Exeter city centre yet just a few minutes stroll from the stunning Cathedral, the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, the Quayside, shopping centres, pubs, restaurants, university and train station. Our nine stylish rooms range from singles to kingsize and have the following facilities: - Free Wi-Fi in all rooms - Flat screen LCD TV - USB charger socket for phones and tablets - Double glazed windows - Fair Trade teas and ground coffee with biscuits - Crisp white bed linen - En-suite shower rooms (Room #7 which is a single room has a private bathroom) - Complementary toiletries - Fluffy towels - Hairdryer - Iron and ironing board available - Amazing breakfasts included in the price of the room - Resident J-zone street parking permits free of charge or guaranteed off street parking at £5 (only two guaranteed parking spaces) - Luggage can be left with us before check in or up to 1pm after check out - Fair Trade, free-range or local produce used where possible We want your stay at the Townhouse to be as comfortable and memorable as possible and we are on hand to make sure your needs are met. In saying that, we would advise that the Townhouse is a guest house and not a 24 hour service hotel and you will be a guest staying in our house. We have been awarded the 2016 Certificate of Excellence by Tripadvisor and the Food Standards Agency has awarded us 5 stars - the highest possible food hygiene rating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Townhouse

Address: 54 St. Davids Hill, Exeter EX4 4DT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range: $115 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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Townhouse Exeter, Devon
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