Exeter in Devon
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Raffles
11 Blackall Road
Exeter
Devon
EX4 4HD
Tel: (01392) 270200
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The Local Area
The City of Exeter was founded by the Romans almost 2000 years ago, making it one of the oldest cities in England. By the year 200 AD, a massive wall was built to protect and defend the city, although repaired and rebuilt much of it can be seen today.



The Cathedral of St Peter completed in its present form by the end of the 14th century is an experience not to be missed. Its unique twin towers dominate the skyline and the Gothic vaulted ceiling is the longest in the world. Exeter is one of the few cities to have free guided tours, these allow you to experience the detail and history of this beautiful city.

Exeter situated on the River Exe in Devon. The city of Exeter is full of character a vibrant mix of a modern city and living history. Exeter mixes the two with ease, with Roman Walls and historic buildings blending into a modern shopping and business centre, which offers all the amenities and comforts that would be expected.

Bed and Breakfast near Exeter University St Lukes @ The Raffles Hotel Exeter

If you are planning a trip, a holiday, or a short break, Exeter has something to offer people of all ages to enjoy all year round. The Hotel is almost adjacent to the Exeter University St Luke's Campus, making Raffles the ideal hotel for people visiting the University for interviews or meetings.

Exeter is also ideally placed to base a trip to places such as the famous Dartmoor National Park and the unspoilt beaches along the coastline.

Devon is a county with a long coastline, the south coast ranges from the genteel town of Budleigh Salterton to the bustling fishing port of Brixham. The north coast is windswept and dramatic. Tintagel, where King Arthur is reputedly to have built his castle, whereas Clovelly has quaint cottages and an attractive harbour.

Inland are the two world famous National Parks, the breathtaking scenery of both Dartmoor and Exmoor are within easy reach of Exeter.
Budleigh Salterton