Exeter, Devon

This property may also be known as:

  • Royal Clarence Hotel

ABode is a hotel located in Exeter. As the first ABode Hotel as well as the hometown of Michael Caines this is where the ABode vision first began. Centrally located in the heart of Exeters beautiful Cathedral Yard and formerly the historic Royal Clarence Hotel ABode Exeter has built upon a tradition of excellence and quality to create the citys most exciting venue. The hotel offers individual contemporary design allied with tradition and understated elegance. There are 53 bedrooms rated Comfortable Desirable Enviable and Fabulous. Bedrooms have been designed with a sense of luxury and relaxation so the guest can enjoy an ideal nights sleep and wake up refreshed and rejuvenated. Bedrooms at all levels are well-equipped trademark ABode features include Vi-Spring beds bathrooms with monsoon showers luxury toiletries personal DVD players and state-of-the-art LCD televisions. Some rooms enjoy splendid views of the 12th century Gothic Cathedral. Michael Caines is at the helm of all ABode dining experiences. A talented team of chefs makes the best use of the finest local and regional produce and ingredients from Devon and the South West. Whether youre in the mood for a first-rate pub meal with authentic cask ale in the Well House Tavern a casual dinner with eclectic music in the Cafe Bar a glass or two of something good in the Champagne and Cocktail Bar or a tasteful and stunningly delicious three-course meal in the Michael Caines Restaurant Abode Exeter offers something for everyone. The restored Cathedral and Clarence rooms provide the ideal venue for a stylish reception or private dining party and the Regent room is fully equipped for a hi-tech conference or other corporate occasion. ABode Exeter on the beautiful Cathedral Yard is your home from home whatever the occasion.

Local dining options close to ABode include Mc Cafe Bar At Abode Exeter, Pizza Express - Exeter, No 21 Cathedral Yard, and Michael Caines At Abode Exeter.

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Address and Location details

Photo of ABode
Cathedral Yard

Tel: 0(139) 231-9955


24-hour front desk. Accessible facilities. Air conditioning. Baby sitting. Baggage hold. Bell staff/porter. Breakfast served in restaurant. Buffet breakfast. Business center. Business services. Children welcome. Coffee shop. Connecting rooms. Continental breakfast. Dinner served in restaurant. Doctor on call. Dry cleaning. Early check-in. Elevators. Exercise gym. Fax service. Full american breakfast. Full service housekeeping. Hair dryer. Hotel does not provide pornographic films/TV. Housekeeping - daily. Interior corridors. Ironing board. Late check-out available. Laundry/Valet service. Lounges/bars. Lunch served in restaurant. Meeting rooms. Movies in room. Non-smoking rooms (generic). Onsite laundry. Parking. Parking fee managed by hotel. Pets allowed. Public area air conditioned. Room service. Safe deposit box. Security. Storage space. Wakeup service.


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Location details / directions

Ext-exeter Airport (EXT) 7.00 Mile W. Brs-lulsgate Airport (BRS) 69.00 Mile SE.

Starting at EXT-Exeter Airport EXT-Exeter Airport-7MI W1.Start out going EAST 0.04 Mi2.Turn RIGHT0.02 Mi3.Turn SLIGHTLY LEFT 0.05 Mi4.Turn SLIGHTLY RIGHT 0.04 Mi5.Turn RIGHT onto B3184 0.6 Mi Enter next roundabout and take 2nd exit 0.09 Mi6.Enter next roundabout and take 2nd exit 0.21 Mi Stay STRAIGHT to go onto A30 1.01 Mi7.Take the M5 S slip road toward PLYMOUTH/TORQUAY/OKEHAMPTON 0.55 Mi8.Merge onto M5 0.4 Mi Take the A379/A376 exit EXIT 30 toward DAWLISH/EXETER/SIDMOUTH/EXMOUTH/SERVICES 0.35 Mi 12.9.Enter next roundabout and take 3rd exit onto A379 1 Mi 13. Merge onto RYDON LANE/A3015 0.73 Mi 14. Enter next roundabout and take 3rd exit onto A3015 2.15 Mi 15. A3015 becomes SOUTH STREET 0.09 Mi 16. Turn LEFT onto MARKET STREET 0.06 Mi 17. When approaching the next set of traffic lights get into the right hand lane and head across into Mary Arches Street. At the next traffic lights turn right and right again at the following set of traffic lights taking you into North Street.

Starting at BRS-Lulsgate Airport BRS-Lusgate Bristol Airport-69 miles SEPlease contact hotel for directions.

Near to the following attractions

  • Princesshay Shopping Centre
  • St Davids Station
  • BRS-Bristol
  • EXT-Exeter
  • Dartmoor National Park
  • Dawlish Warren Beach
  • Exeter Cathedral
  • Exeter Cental Station
  • Exeter Coach Station
  • Exeter Underground Passages
  • EXT-Exeter Airport
  • BRS-Lulsgate Airport
  • BOH-Bournemouth Intl Airport
  • NQY-St. Mawgan Airport
  • SOU-Eastleigh Airport
  • PLH-Roborough Airport
  • John Lewis
  • Bank of Scotland
  • Ernst and Young
  • Co-operative Bank
  • Hsbc
  • Lloyds TSB

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