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ABode Exeter

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At a Glance

    Pros

  • superb central location
  • wonderful views from front
  • mixes old and new

    Cons

  • some rooms are small and viewless
  • no parking

ABode Exeter Review

Claimed to be the first inn in England to be described as a "hotel," the 1769 Royal Clarence (the old name still appears outside) has been transformed into a strikingly modern boutique hotel. It retains its ancient lines while offering thoroughly up-to-date rooms. On the ground floor are two contrasting restaurants—formal and casual—run by noted chef Michael Caines.

    Hotel Details

  • 53 rooms.
  • Rate includes no meals.
Updated: 06-10-2013

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