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Royal Exeter Hotel

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We have stayed at this hotel a couple of times and it's ideal if you are going to the BIC. It can be a little noisy at weekends but that has never bothered us or disturbed our sleep. Had a little trouble with a night porter and a breakfast order but it was rectified and the staff who corrected the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was in Bournemouth from Friday 7th April until Monday 10th April and chose the hotel because it was close to the Bournemouth International Centre which i'd be visiting over a period of three days. I booked the hotel about a year ago and reconfirmed my booking towards the end of last year. I received a good friendly welcome upon...

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, I was so pleased to read your review, thank you very much. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind Regards, Dimitri

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in a single room 216 . Lovely and clean great view and amenities however quite small . Very friendly and accommodating space and lovely breakfast . Great value for money also . However Bathroom floor was a little unappealing and shower small but clean and absolute fine for a weekend away .

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you so much for your "Good hotel and good service" review and I hope we have the opportunity of welcoming you back in the near future. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind Regards, Dimitri

Littlehampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This wonderful old hotel, built in 1812, situated right in the centre of Bournemouth is an absolute gem. While old and creaky, it houses a fabulous cocktail bar and restaurant and after being greeted by the most friendly of staff it made absolute sense to sit at the bar and watch the very talented (and good looking :) ) mixologists...

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Your review was very much appreciated. We were delighted you enjoyed the experience. Many thanks and we hope to see you again soon. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind Regards, Dimitri

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this hotel through TripAdvisor and filtered my search for hotels with breakfast and wifi included. No complaints about the wifi, but the deal on TA didn't include breakfast and I only found this out when I got the confirmation email. Breakfast was £10 extra, so I didn't bother with it. If I'd known, I would've booked a different...

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to share your constructive feedback following your recent stay with us. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind Regards, Dimitri

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed here for one night but it was enjoyable. The location is excellent being only a few minutes walk from the beach and central areas. The Hotel is old dating back to the 1800s (?) but the reception and bar areas are very modern. We stayed in a Family Quadruple Room (Superior #206) which was nice and tidy...

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, I was pleased to read your lovely review, thank you very much. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind Regards, Dimitri

Trowbridge, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good hotel and staff. Fantastic cocktail bar 1812 the best ever! Only had breakfast which was freshly cooked. The rooms however were a little tired and the shower was not great and leaked hence only 3 stars

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to share your constructive feedback following your recent stay with us. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind Regards, Dimitri

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had hoped for an Hotel with sun lounges in which to relax and chill. Unfortunately the staff keep the blinds down in the large bar areas because these areas are the main income earners. Shame really because the hotel is preventing a reputation being gained for a relaxing venue, given the convenient location and the large lounge areas. The...

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Malcom, Thank you for taking the time to share your constructive feedback following your recent stay with us. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind Regards, Dimitri

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here on Tuesday with mu Firend as we were foing to the BIC for a concert - the hotel is ideally located as it is literally across the road. They have parking on site (which once you find your way in is great - you have to come off the roundabout and drive in towards the front door...

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Your review is very much appreciated and it is fantastic to know you enjoyed all aspects of the hotel. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Dimitri

Slough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here because I had a conference at the BIC, ideally locate d a sit was just across the road. So lets start at the beginning this hotel offered a cheap centrally located room that was perfect for my needs. I arrived a about 2 hours before my room was ready this was not an issue. after I parked spoke...

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Dominiox, Manager at Royal Exeter Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, I was so pleased to read your lovely review, thank you very much. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes and thank you for choosing to stay with us. Kind Regards, Dimitri

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Royal Exeter Hotel

Address: Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Price Range: $98 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Exeter Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Royal Exeter Bournemouth
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Bournemouth
#22 Romantic Hotel in Bournemouth
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“South facing is lovely – bright sun, the sea and a bit of the gardens”
WilltheMarbleFiend, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rm 206 was very roomy and faced towards the sea. Was quiet on a Wednesday night”
AndyG167, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher rooms would be quieter at the weekend when the club is open”
508gemmac, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“any thing facing towards the sea has a sea view strangely”
74656, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“As far away from the bar as possible.”
RoyWatford_UK, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
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