Great Western Hotel

Station Approach, St. David's, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4NU

Tel: 01392 274039

2 AA Stars 2 AA Stars 2 AA Stars Hotel

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Great Western Hotel


The Great Western Hotel is the epitome of a traditional English hotel, offering a friendly welcome to visitors, whether they are regular customers or business & leisure travellers. Recommended from the English Tourist Board, a 2 Star rating with the AA. The hotel has all the comforts of a traditional English hotel combined with high a level of service.

Situated adjacent to St David’s Station, the hotel is ideal for exploring the South West of England.
The hotel is privately owned ensuring that the traditional high standards of service and hospitality continue to make the hotel ’Great’ in every way.

We are the proud recipients of the Exeter & District Pub Of The Year Award from CAMRA, the Campaign For Real Ale authority, for the years 2000 & 2002, and third place for 2005 for our large selection of real ales, up to 15 at any one time.

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Booking Details:

Arrival Date:
Wed , 23rd Jan 2019
Departure Date:
Thur , 24th Jan 2019
No. of Nights:


Room 1 - for 1 guest(s)


Room 1 - for 1 guest(s)

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double en suitefrom £62.00 to £72.00 per room (breakfast included)
Family en suitefrom £75.00 to £85.00 per room (breakfast included)
Single en suitefrom £42.00 to £49.00 per room (breakfast included)
Triple en suitefrom £75.00 to £85.00 per room (breakfast included)
Twin en suitefrom £62.00 to £72.00 per room (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Service
      3 of 5 stars
    • Value
      2.5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      3 of 5 stars
    • Location
      3.5 of 5 stars
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    • Average
    • Poor
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    Recent Reviews:

    • David W
      Trip Type:
      It smells unpleasant
      1 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 8th September 2018
      Lying in room at 02:16 unable to get to sleep due to unpleasant odour in room which hit us as we walked in but as we arrived around midnight it was too late to try to relocate. Shower curtain is... Read full review
    • Bea0206
      Exeter, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Very unpleasant stay
      1 of 5 stars
      Monday, 17th September 2018
      The deco in the hotel is very dated, the smell is mix old with bleach, toilet and shower with dump which you can’t missed, broken or missing parts of furniture in rooms, very uncomfortable... Read full review
    • PashWagMan
      Cheltenham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Pleasantly surprised
      3 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 25th September 2018
      Having read so many negative reviews, I was a bit nervous about my visit. However, it’s obvious that they are working hard to improve the hotel. The public rooms are well furnished and a pleasant... Read full review


    Road Directions

    From M5
    Follow signs to city centre, then signs to Exeter St David's or university.

    Public Transport Directions

    From St Davids Station
    Right opposite.



    • Additional meal details - Any
    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age) - 0
    • Accept children all ages
    • Cot
    • Facilities for children
    • Highchair

    Establishment Features

    • Accept coach parties
    • Available for wedding receptions
    • Central heating throughout
    • Conference facilities
    • Ironing facilities
    • Public telephone

    Key Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Inn

    Parking & Transport

    • Off site parking - Pay and Display

    Payment Methods

    • American Express accepted
    • Delta accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Solo accepted
    • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Room / Unit Features

    • Colour television in all bedrooms
    • Radio in all bedrooms
    • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
    • Telephone in all bedrooms

    Opening Times

    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    Great Western Hotel open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)


    • 2 AA Stars Hotel
    2 AA Stars Hotel

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