St. Nicholas House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Exeter
Dartmoor is extensive high ridge country north of Plymouth, with open grassland, forests, gullies and gorges, wild ponies, sheep, army, prison, pubs, and lots of legends.
We had lunch with Allan and Lesley and Jake at a pub run by an award winning chef, then did a loop up over the moor on our way to the next call at Ivybridge.
... and friends I've been expected to add features re the places we saw, hotels we stayed in and attractions and things we did.
For those who haven't read my blog before, we started off on the 18th December 2013 with 5 days in Dubai, followed by 4 weeks in Australia including Christmas and New Year, then 3 unbelievable weeks touring the North and South Islands of New Zealand, then 5 restful days ...
Well what can I say we are finally home safe and well in Devon. Words can not even begin to describe what a fantastic holiday we have had. Things could not have been better. Will most definitely miss the warm weather and the beautiful scenery. Time goes so fast when you are having fun. Look forward to catching up with you all and sharing our stories and photos. Much love Emma and Greg ...
While we were in Scotland Prue and I got the sad news that my aunty had passed away. Her funeral was held in Exeter so we made the trip down to pay our respects and to read the eulogy on behalf of my mum. It was obviously a sad day, but the service was a great tribute to my aunty and she was, and always will be remembered as, a very giving person, who always made family a huge ...
... A lot of the residents march to a different drummer
We continued travels thru Somerset which had some beautiful scenery.
Around 4pm we arrived in Exeter, our stop for the evening.
Did a walk about in the downtown for an hour before heading to the hotel.
We had supper in the bar with some of our Ausie friends.
Most of us are realizing the end is in sight and are starting to wind down a ...
Other places to stay in Exeter
Western Way, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $91
Guardian Road M5, Jct. 29, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Southernhay East, Exeter | 4 star hotelfrom $100
- Enjoyable stay at the Macdonal Southgate Hotel, Exeter.
- Really nice hotel for a function
- Excellent Hotel
Queen Street, Exeter | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- Where do I start??
- Lovely Hotel
- FAULTY TOWERS !
A38, Kennford | 1 star hotelfrom $86
Cathedral Yard, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $117
- 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 $98
Moto Service Area, M5 Motorway, Exeter | Hotelfrom $61
398 Topsham Road, Exeter | Hotelfrom $117
Gipsy Hill Lane, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $121
Matford , Exeter | Hotelfrom $108
Dunchideock | 3 star hotelfrom $112
St. David's Station Approach, Exeter | Hotelfrom $95
66 South Street, Exeter | Hotelfrom $119
12 Richmond Rd, St Davids , Exeter | Hotel
- Close to the centre
- Best hotel ever
- Small first class hotel
Iron Bridge, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $100
Kenford, Kennford | 3 star hotelfrom $94
8 Howell Rd, Exeter | Hotelfrom $59
6 - 8 Bystock Terrace, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $121
Mary Arches Street, Exeter | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Huxham, Stoke Canon | 3 star hotelfrom $173