St. Nicholas House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Exeter
... Cardiologist. What will happen next, who knows. But we will, no doubt keep you informed.
So I'm sorry but the planned 9 weeks blog is a sad 2 weeks only. I hope you enjoy what there is and ANY comments on here will be hugely and gratefully received. That way I know you have read it and that IF we are lucky enough to do anymore travel in the future, I will blog again.
Many thanks for listening, hopefully speak again ...
A very happy Christmas to all my friends and relatives.
On my last blog page I reported that I had had to spend a couple of days in Portsmouth waiting for my motorhome to be repaired. It was a great relief to finally leave there and to head off to an upmarket caravan site on the edge of Swannage (Dorset). It is just my luck, however, that when I finally book a site with a heated indoor swimming pool, I miss the first two days because of ...
So it begins. The bags are packed we're ready to go, as the song says. Goodbye Wilbraham Court and our lovely neighbours for 9 weeks of exotic travels. Beryl our wonderful friend drives us to the station as by the wonders of Brunels famous railway we are on our way from Newton Abbot, Devon to pastures new. Gosh we're excited. The joys of 1st class rail means for maybe the last time for some days we can sit back relax and be waited ...
... catch-up of family news over good food.
Then drove on across Dartmoor again. Stopped to climb to a Tor on Burrator Moor before driving to Lee Moor and on to Ivybridge.
Stayed again with Jenny and Rhidian, whom we stayed with in February. Another lovely night in front of a roaring fire with good food and lots of chatting. Great to see them ...
Tuesday finally arrives and we're on the 1803 out of Exeter St David's after a quick beer in the Great Western. As we pull out we dig into our supplies, I head to the buffet car to pilfer some ice and we settle back to enjoy a couple of G&T's. Slightly embarrassing as the bottle of tonic all but explodes over the laptop of the guy sitting opposite, but it's only a toshiba, so I'm not overly concerned. I'm not sure where it started, maybe as a ...
Other places to stay in Exeter
Western Way, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $100
Guardian Road M5, Jct. 29, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $105
Southernhay East, Exeter | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Enjoyable stay at the Macdonal Southgate Hotel, Exeter.
- Really nice hotel for a function
- Excellent Hotel
Queen Street, Exeter | 4 star hotelfrom $96
- Where do I start??
- Lovely Hotel
- FAULTY TOWERS !
A38, Kennford | 1 star hotelfrom $99
Cathedral Yard, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Wonderful Hotel, that we could not fault
- Don't bother!!
- It's just as well they didn't ask if we had enjoyed our stay
Topsham Road, Exeter | 4 star hotelfrom $118
Moto Service Area, M5 Motorway, Exeter | Hotelfrom $65
398 Topsham Road, Exeter | Hotelfrom $131
Gipsy Hill Lane, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Matford , Exeter | Hotelfrom $91
Dunchideock | 3 star hotelfrom $116
St. David's Station Approach, Exeter | Hotelfrom $102
66 South Street, Exeter | Hotelfrom $105
12 Richmond Rd, St Davids , Exeter | Hotelfrom $141
- Close to the centre
- Best hotel ever
- Small first class hotel
Iron Bridge, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $107
Kenford, Kennford | 3 star hotelfrom $21
8 Howell Rd, Exeter | Hotelfrom $59
6 - 8 Bystock Terrace, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $125
Mary Arches Street, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $164
Huxham, Stoke Canon | 3 star hotelfrom $191