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:
Thur , 21st Mar 2019
Departure Date:
Fri , 22nd Mar 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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    Recent Reviews:

    • Jane d
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      The most awful hotel. Avoid it!
      1 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 20th February 2019
      Quite the most awful hotel I have stayed in for decades. No service and dilapidated room with furniture which looked as if it came from a house clearance sale! The walls needed redecorating and the... Read full review
    • 953nicolaw
      Trip Type:
      Never again
      1 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 23rd February 2019
      Stayed one night room was outdated furniture.was looking forward to a bath until seen dirty bath plus hair in there no curtains on the windows squeaky floors only good point was the breakfast in the... Read full review
    • AJCorwall
      Trip Type:
      4 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 6th March 2019
      Rooms very dated, clean but old fashioned, could do with a complete re-decoration throughout, however, breakfast was excellent, service very good, really friendly staff. Shame about the rooms, only... 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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