Are you staring at your Christmas shopping list and the page is blank? We've got you! Gift your loved ones a little piece of Exeter this Christmas - from food and drink experiences, beauty gifts, days out and more - there's something for everyone in our city...

A bottle of Exeter Rum

Introducing... Exeter Rum! Featuring warming notes of coffee beans, sweet tones of salted caramel, this specially blended rum has the same earthy signature botanicals as Exeter Gin! Purchase your bottle here

An InExeter Gift Card

Take the decision out of gifting and buy an InExeter gift card. A great way to support local independents and discover a huge choice of retailers from boutiques, artisan producers, lifestyle and homeware shops, jewellers, makers and crafters. With over 100 independents to discover, explore and support, you’ll be spoilt for choice of where to spend it! The card works in the same way as department store/shopping centre gift cards but for independents across Exeter city centre. The card will come with a backing and envelope, perfect for sending to someone special

Skincare saviours from Coraline Skincare 

Do you have a skincare fanatic to buy for? Coraline Skincare is here to help with everybody's skincare needs, specialising in care for sensitive skin. Did you know? 50p is donated from every product sold to the charity Small Steps who give children who need it, a helping hand to take their first steps. 

Cocktail making at The Terrace

Who doesn't love a cocktail? If you're looking for a day out in the new year - treat your friends or family to a special cocktail making class at The Terrace. Enjoy the VIP lifestyle as you're taught to create The Terrace's most popular cocktails, the strawberry mojito and the legendary pornstar martini and then finish with a Jagertrain! Prices from £25 per head, find out more here.

Create your own gin at Quayside Gin Distillery

The Quayside Gin Distillery has the perfect gift idea for any gin lover. Book a session at the gin school for a special someone, where they will get the opportunity to create their own unique gin whilst hearing about the spirit's fascinating history along the way. Of course G&T's will be included! Find out more here.

A souvenir from RAMM

Pick up a souvenir at The Shop at RAMM, inspired by the museums collections and exhibitions. You can find hand-picked gifts, books and children's toys! Perfect gifts that you won't find anywhere else in Exeter.

Land Rover Westcountry Experience

Land Rover Experience West Country, based just outside Honiton offer exhilarating off-road driving experiences from 1-hour tasters and half days, to full days for those in need of a real adrenaline fix! Gift vouchers are available for the perfect present or post lockdown family treat. Land Rover Experience West Country, covers 135 acres of outstanding East Devon countryside, with 35 acres of challenging off-road course. View and buy the full range of experience gift vouchers here.

Something special from Leaf Street 

Are you looking for something unique to gift this Christmas? Head to Leaf Street, a 17-year-old established gift shop along Magdalen Road, selling unique and carefully sourced gifts, homeware, cards, jewellery clothing and more!

Something sparkly from a jewellers...

Whether you're after a gorgeous necklace, ring, bracelet or a pair of earrings - our experienced jewellers in the city can help you find the perfect gift this Christmas:

'The gift of choice' at Princesshay

Does your special someone love shopping at Princesshay Exeter when they visit the city? Look no further than a Princesshay gift card! You can gift any value from £5, to £500! Click here to order.

Something sweet from Chococo

If you know someone with a sweet tooth, we know the perfect gift! Head to award-winning Chococo on Gandy Street and select from a wide range of chocolate assortment boxes, lollies and figures - the only problem you'll have is choosing!

A delightful afternoon tea

We love an afternoon tea in Exeter! If your loved one has a sweet tooth, this will make a perfect gift. Check out our blog for location inspiration - wherever you choose, yummy sweet treats and sandwiches guaranteed, just make sure you put the cream before the jam, the Devon way...

An irresitable box of Roly's Fudge

Made using the best natural and carefully sourced ingredients, Roly’s Fudge from Exeter needs to feature on everyone’s gift list! All of their boxes are wrapped by hand for a personal fudge gift experience. Choose from Christmas pudding, mint, vanilla clotted cream and cherry Bakewell flavours, to whisky and ginger, butterscotch and salted maple and pecan.

A thrilling escape room experience

Gift the thrill-seeker of your family/friends with an escape room experience in the heart of the city, it's time to put their skills to the test! Check out: 

A voucher for Winslade Manor

Treat your friends, family and loved ones to the ultimate indulgence of a Winslade Manor Restaurant and Bar e-gift voucher. You'll have two types of gift voucher - an eGift voucher (sent by email, on whichever date you chose) or a physical gift voucher, which can be collected in person. Valid for 12 months, this is the perfect opportunity to give someone a date to look forward to in the New Year! Click here to purchase yours.

A luxury scent from the Recycled Candle Company

We're sure anyone would love to receive a gift from the Recycled Candle Company this Christmas. All fragrances are bespoke-made and include refreshing ginger and lime, seasonal winter spice, romantic rose and oud, plus limited edition ranges. These candles are available as octagon, pillar, heart and three-wick with a gift collection of seasonally scented tins.

A relaxing spa day

If you know someone who is in need of a bit of 'me time', a spa day is the perfect gift this Christmas. Our city is filled with blissful spas to help them unwind, some with treatment and food packages included:

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Winner of the award for Best Classic Gin at the Great British Food Awards 2020, Exeter's own premium gin is made in small batches and produced in a traditional copper still.

Coraline Skincare
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Organic and Natural Skincare created with love to help our daughter's dry and sensitive skin. Inspired by nature, and a goal to help others. Shop in-store in Topsham, or online at www.coralineskincare.com.

The Shop at RAMM
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Situated on the ground floor near the Queen Street entrance, the Shop at RAMM is a haven for retail therapy, with a large selection of hand-picked gifts, books and children’s souvenirs, directly inspired by RAMM's collections and exhibitions.

Land Rover Experience West Country
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4x4 off-road driving instruction in Land Rovers on a site with full facilities, along with archery & clay pigeon shooting by arrangement.

Leaf Street
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External shot of Leaf Street

An independent gift shop, florist and dress agency.

Polkadot Gallery
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Polka Dot logo

We believe that jewellery should enhance your individuality, withstand the test of time and be something you can truly treasure. This is why we strive to ensure every single Polkadot Gallery customer comes away with jewellery that is beautiful, meaningful and a joy to wear. Fairtrade is an important part of our ethos and most of our makers use sustainable metals and ethical stones.

Monty's Jewellery
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Monty’s jewellery shop is located 30 metres from the high street, just behind Pret A Manger

The Recycled Candle Company
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Handmade eco-friendly luxury candles made from 100% recycled wax by Richard and Sargon. We collect old candles from churches, hotels, restaurants and community collections and recycle them into award-winning scented candles.

Princesshay
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The award-winning Princesshay is in the heart of the city, with over 60 stores including big brands such as Next and Zara, as well as smaller independent and regional brands. Princesshay is seriously stylish, featuring distinctive architecture, that complements Exeter's historic buildings, and landscaped European style squares with cafes and restaurants.

Chococo
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Established in Swanage, Dorset in 2002, we are a proudly independent artisan chocolate brand, single-minded in our mission to tantalise your taste buds with the most deliciously uplifting fine fresh chocolate experience in the UK. We are inspired by fine, origin chocolate every day, and love to spread this inspiration to true chocolate lovers across the nation.

Roly’s Fudge Exeter
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At Roly's Fudge, visitors can watch fudge being made right in front of their eyes. Using artisan methods, the fudge is a melt-in-the-mouth experience made in a variety of flavours.

The Terrace
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From daytime delights to dancing until dawn, all under one roof, long lazy lunches, bottomless brunches, stunning hand-crafted cocktails, late night dinners and the ultimate party venue. Indulge yourself in our beautiful, hand crafted, botanical-themed cocktails & globally inspired food in our outdoor areas & private rooftop Terrace

Quayside Distillery
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External shot of Quayside Distillery

Situated on Exeter’s historic Quay, Quayside is the perfect destination venue. Incorporating a modern distillery that offers tours where you can learn about our innovative distillation methods and sample the vacuum distilled spirits made onsite

Winslade Manor
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Winslade Manor Restaurant & Bar is an exciting new lifestyle destination for Exeter and the south west. Chef Director Matt Mason uses the best local ingredients in menus to suit every taste and occasion. We’re excited to welcome you as our guests.

Prodigy Escapes
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The Haunting of Clifton Manor

Prodigy Escapes enable you to escape from reality in experiences that see you and your team as the heroes of your adventure. Work out clues to drive the stories to their conclusion in fully themed experiences. We offer all weather fun which is great for families, parties, get togethers, and corporate events.

Locked in a Room
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Locked in a Room is Exeter’s largest escape game experience located in the heart of the city on Fore Street. You have 60 minutes to use elements of the room to solve puzzles and clues to earn your freedom! Available over 4 identical rooms for a multi-escape experience with 24 player capacity!

Red House Mysteries
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Red House Mystery

From Devon's most exciting Escape Rooms to monthly supernatural murder mysteries, large scale treasure hunts to postal and web-based interactive games - Red House Mysteries are here to inspire, intrigue and thrill.

Erin Cox Jewellery
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Erin Cox was born and raised in Exeter and launched her Erin Cox Jewellery business from her back bedroom. Over five years and three different studios (one of which was on the other side of the world) she is now able to open her own shop and studio in Castle Street selling Gold, Platinum Fair Trade and Precious Stone jewellery. Erin’s Sterling Silver collections are now available at her Gift Shop Georgie and Flo on Upper Paul St If you can’t find the exact piece of jewellery you’re looking for, Erin’s workbench is on the shop floor and she’ll be delighted to work with you to create the perfect piece.

Hotel Du Vin
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Take a step inside this iconic building, formerly the West of England Eye Hospital, where historic walled gardens and striking architecture create the backdrop for a truly special experience.

Wear Park Spa at Exeter Golf & Country Club
Spa
Wear Park spa: signage

Wear Park Spa is a multi-award-winning spa and beauty salon located in the Georgian manor house at Exeter Golf and Country Club. Open to everyone with a discount for members, the single and double treatment rooms enjoy stunning views of the golf course. Wear Park Spa is perfect for both spa days and beauty treatments. Luxurious, with world-class ESPA facials, massage and body treatments, yet convenient for beauty treatments such as Shellac nails, manicures, pedicures, waxing, eyebrows and lashes.

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External shot of St Sidwell's Point

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Nestled in 350 acres of glorious Devon countryside, sits Woodbury Park Hotel & Golf Club. A rural haven close to the heart of Exeter.

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