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    Southernhay House Hotel

    36 Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1NX, England
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    Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

    The hotel is located in the city centre and is full of character and charm. However, lack of parking facilities makes it difficult and expensive. The bar staff were extremely rude and unhelpful, not what you would expect from this type of establishment.More

    1  Thank Melwturner
    Response from DMCExeter, Owner at Southernhay House HotelResponded 25 February 2016

    Thank you for your post Mel. It's nice that you found the hotel charming but I'm very surprised about your comment on the bar staff; I've worked with Paulie and Elens for years and I consider them to be utterly professional and courteous. I'll need...More

    Reviewed 2 December 2015

    This is a very nice hotel with lovely rooms and staff. Parking is difficult as you have to park on road or a nearby NCP. We were unlucky as our room was above a function room that hosted a very rowdy 50th birthday party until...More

    1  Thank rjbldh
    Response from DMCExeter, Owner at Southernhay House HotelResponded 1 March 2016

    Thank you for your lovely comments, and I apologise unreservedly on behalf of the 50th birthday party. Maybe we shouldn't be surprised when "grown ups" get rowdy but it's rare and we do try and contain this. The bar closes at 12 midnight, but anyone...More

    Reviewed 27 November 2015

    We stayed here for one night due to visiting our daughter at the University. SHH was chosen because of its location being a short walk to the Cathedral and Christmas market with all the shops and restaurants. At the time of booking we knew the...More

    Thank Mrs721v
    Response from DMCExeter, Owner at Southernhay House HotelResponded 1 March 2016

    Hello! Thank you for your extensive review and it's always good to hear detailed feedback. Parking, parking, parking: I know this is a challenge for a lot of guests coming from larger cities....and you may be pleased to know that since your visit a private...More

    Reviewed 20 November 2015

    We were unable to travel to Burgh Island due to adverse weather and so were booked into Southernhay (Burgh Islands sister hotel) for one night. We were allocated Ivory which was a large room with enormous bathroom to the rear of the hotel. Well decorated...More

    Thank Ian L
    Response from DMCExeter, Owner at Southernhay House HotelResponded 1 March 2016

    Ian, it was our pleasure and I hope that enjoyed the rest of your stay at Burgh Island. It's really good to hear from a guest who knows what we do at BI and understands the city centre dynamic here, which is different but we...More

    Reviewed 17 November 2015

    My friend and I had a one nights stay to visit our children both of whom are at Exeter university .The hotel was lovely - great quirky decor ,beautiful bar area , and very efficient and friendly staff . I stayed in the Spice room...More

    1  Thank wendy H
    Response from DMCExeter, Owner at Southernhay House HotelResponded 1 March 2016

    Hi Wendy, can I first say what a pleasure to was to welcome you both here and I hope you are pleased that your kids are at Exeter Uni - I think one of the best in the UK! Now you've found us, please come...More

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    About
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$127 - US$334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Exeter
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 10
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    Dan E
    15 December 2016|
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    Response from Manager_SH | Property representative |
    Hi Dan We do not have a spa. Best regards Sally
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    Response from Manager_SH | Property representative |
    Hi Nina. We have four free parking spaces here, which are for resident guests on a first come first served basis. If you have a disabled badge, please let us know and we'll reserve one specifically for you. If the spaces... More
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    "Any room would be lovely."
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    "As we are from London, it all seemed very quiet and peaceful to us!"
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    "A room the the rear of the hotel for quietness."
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    "Not many of the rooms have baths and there are no wardrobes, just hangers on the wall"
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