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Central Exeter, Sleeps 4, 2 beds, 2 baths, TripAdvisor award winner, Parking

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms - superking doubles or full size singles, 2 Baths, private parking

2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

ExeterSelfCatering - Our super deluxe and serviced apartment is on the ground floor of a skilfully refurbished period building, set in a quiet residential and conservation area in the centre of Exeter, a short walk from the Princesshay shopping area and the Cathedral. It is very large - over 95 sqm.

It has consistently earned 5* ratings on TripAdvisor every month since first being let in 2014. A recent guest commented “We have stayed in many places around Exeter, but this is by far the best!” another that it was “PERFECT in every way!”

Very spacious living/dining/kitchen area with high ceilings and three pairs of floor to ceiling doors, with Juliet balconies overlooking the communal gardens. The dining area is large enough for you to entertain, and the kitchen is fully equipped for keen chefs. There are two double bedrooms, both with a superking double bed or two full size singles , and two bathrooms, accommodating up to 4 guests. High quality hotel contract beds made up with Egyptian linen and towels in the bathrooms.

We provide a very fast fibre internet connection connected to a big screen Smart TV/home entertainment centre and tablet.

Both bathrooms include a shower, toilet and basin and the full bathroom also includes a bath,

Furnished and equipped to a high standard to suit the needs of leisure and business travellers alike, we aim to provide great hospitality, careful personal service and attention to detail – by providing all you need, and more, to ensure that you have the best possible stay. But don’t take our word for it, please take the time to read our guest reviews.

Free onsite secure parking in a designated space is provided – and it’s easy to do without a car during your stay. Wi-Fi with an unlimited broadband connection is also provided.

From the outside you enter into a smart reception area, which only serves four apartments – the rest are upstairs - from which it is a few steps into the entrance hall of our apartment. The skilful refurbishment includes new hardwood double-glazed windows throughout, in addition to gas central heating each radiator with thermostatic valves. This ensures that you can enjoy the period building, with modern heating and insulation. The apartment is almost 90 square metres – the size of a terraced house. You will see care, quality comfort and attention to detail.

Throughout we ensure that there are sufficient supplies for your stay – this includes all linen and towels, full size toiletries, tea and coffee, dishwasher and washing machine tablets, and a welcome pack of goodies to start your stay with a pleasant surprise!

The entrance hall leads to a large south facing sitting/dining room (8m x 4m), and high ceilings with three double doors opening to Juliet balconies overlooking the communal gardens. The room is furnished in a contemporary style, but complementing the building. In the sitting room is a Liberty chesterfield sofa, and an additional retro-design 3 seater sofa.

A wall mounted 50” large screen smart TV/home entertainment system is complemented by blu-ray/DVD/CD, internet radio, bluetooth connection for your own portable devices such as smartphones etc, and a Dolby 5.1 speaker installation.

The dining area comprises a table and seating for 6 people – allowing you to invite guests for dinner. This is complemented by enough cutlery, crockery and glassware enabling you to entertain.

There is a desk if you need to work with adjacent power sockets.

The adjoining open plan kitchen (4m x 3m) comprises a range of fitted units with fridge, freezer, Bosch multi-function oven and induction hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and separate tumble drier. The kitchen is well equipped for cooking and dining.

Both bedrooms (both 4m x 3m) are at the rear of the property, and are light and airy. They contain high quality, hotel contract beds with feather and down duvets, and luxury linen. The main bedroom offers a superking double bed (6ft x 6ft 6in/180cm x 200cm) with wardrobe and chest of drawers, with an en-suite bathroom that contains a large thermostatic shower, basin and toilet.

The second bedroom also offers a superking size bed, or two full size singles, and wardrobe, and is next to the family bathroom which includes a full sized bath, a thermostatic shower, basin and toilet. There is also a hotel safe for your valuables.

Located 100 metres from Belmont Park, the Sports Centre and Golf Driving range, it is a few minutes' level walk to the Cathedral/City Centre, and a wonderful place to enjoy Exeter, Devon and Cornwall and the entire South West, with excellent road, rail and air connections. Whatever your reason for staying with us, be it leisure, business or a bit of both, we want you to feel at home, and have everything you need.

Before you book we will answer your questions promptly, and endeavour to cater for any specific needs you may have. We do vary our minimum stay throughout the year, although it is typically 4 nights – but do ask if your exact dates are not shown as available. We aim to give you all of the information you need prior to arrival where you will be met, and welcomed.

Normally arrivals are from 14.00 but we aim to accommodate any specific needs you may have. Whilst you are staying, we are within easy reach if you have any questions or concerns. On the day of departure we request that you leave by 11.00, but again if you have any specific requests we may be able to accommodate them. If you are coming by public transport we are happy to meet you at the station or airport, and provide a complimentary transfer to/from the apartment at most times.

During your stay you will find the apartment quiet and peaceful, but central and close to all facilities.

You can contact us at any time of you have any questions or requests, and we can be there quickly if we are needed. #exeterselfcatering

More Details

About Us

Philip Haines
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EX1 2EL .
Exeter Self Catering
VAT Reg No

Owner
Philip
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Finnish, Mandarin
Calendar last updated:
11 December, 2017

About Philip

We've been involved with the tourism industry, and been avid travellers ourselves, for many years. This gave us an opportunity to provide the sort of accommodation that we like to stay in when we travel - we hope you like it too!

Philip purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Philip chose Exeter

We looked for a long time to find a central, but quiet, good size two double bedroom apartment with two bathrooms, that also had onsite parking. Not an easy brief, but one we now know is appreciated by the hundreds of guests that have stayed and made kind comments.

What makes this apartment unique

I'm not sure there is any one thing that is unique - it is the the entire package. We believe our reviews across many platforms underline this. As a recent guest commented “We have stayed in many places around Exeter, but this is by far the best!” another that it was “PERFECT in every way!”

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Exeter in East Devon District

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Ensuite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bedroom 1 - ensuite
    Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Superking double or two full size singles
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Superking double or two full size singles
  • Bedroom 1 has an en-suite, Bedroom 2 has a full bathroom next door.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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Central Exeter, Sleeps 4, 2 beds, 2 baths, TripAdvisor award winner, Parking
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
West Vancouver
5

Superb!

  • 5 of 5

Could not have asked for a better venue to bring the family back together again. Comfortable! Clean! Tidy! Spacious! Philip is very accommodating! I will be back! Thank you !

  • Review Submitted: 22-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back at another time. Kind regards Philip www.exeterselfcatering.com
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5

very clean with everything you need

  • 5 of 5

good location for my needs , no problems all week

  • Review Submitted: 14-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Well presented and equipped apartment

  • 5 of 5

Great location (easy walk into town) a nice quiet spot. With gated parking to the rear. Lovely comfortable beds. Spacious light and clean. Host adds those extra welcome touches. Highly recommended, would be more than happy to stay her again!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent property!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is amazing, beautifully furnished and very-well equipped. The service provided by the owner is of high standard.

We felt absolutely comfortable and would definitely book it again.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Windsor, ON
5

Immaculate and spacious ground-floor flat near the heart of Exeter (with a very hospitable host)

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this flat for one week during the summer of 2016. It is among the best VRBO rentals we've ever stayed in. The flat is very well cared for, the beds were really comfortable, the hot water was plentiful, and the towels were large and soft. We appreciated that the flat was very, very clean. The location is ideal, with a nice park a half-block away, the sights of downtown Exeter just a 10-minute walk away, and the university campus a 30-minute walk away. With two bedrooms and two bathrooms, separated by a hallway from the living area, our whole family was very comfortable here. Based on the VRBO photos, I was surprised how large the rooms are; there is a lot of space to spread out in this flat. Our host, Philip, was very hospitable. He helped to transport us to and from the St Davids train station, and he went out if his way to make sure we were comfortable.

If you need to stay in Exeter, this is the place to stay. If we ever find ourselves in the region again, we will stay here.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent place

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased with the flat, the space, the property, the quietness, the welcome, the quality of the whole. I would deeply recommend this flat.

Superbe appartement équipé de tout ce qui est nécessaire pour cuisiner, 2 salles de bains, ce qui est bien pratique. Pas très loin du centre ville, parking privé. Gens charmants. Je recommande sans réserve cet appartement.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2015
  • Date of Stay: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your kind review. We hope to have the chance of welcoming you again.
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Exeter
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Globe Inn
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Plymouth
Nearest Golf
0.5 Kilometres
Driving Range
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Exeter Central
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
M5
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Globe Inn
Nearest Ski
0.5 Kilometres
Dry slope
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Exmouth
Car: not necessary

Walking distance to the city centre, in a quiet residential area. Next to Belmont Park and Clifton Hill Sports centre, golf driving range and dry ski slope.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Exeter, Devon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn
28 Oct 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£637
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£420
for 3 nights
From
£140
£795
 
 
Winter
1 Jan 2018 - 4 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
From
£120
Fri,Sat
£637
 
 
Spring
5 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£460
for 4 nights
From
£115
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£735
 
 
Summer
2 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
£520
for 4 nights
From
£130
From
£150
Fri,Sat
£833
 
 
Summer
7 Jul 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£931
for 7 nights
From
£165
Fri,Sat
£931
 
 
Summer
25 Aug 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
£520
for 4 nights
From
£130
From
£150
Fri,Sat
£833
 
 
Autumn
29 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£460
for 4 nights
From
£115
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£735
 
 
Autumn
3 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
From
£120
Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£600
for 4 nights
From
£150
£895
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£95
for 1 night
From
£95
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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