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Hampton by Hilton Exeter Airport
3 out of 5
Exeter Airport, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (956 reviews)

"Very close to airport...hassle free stay. Bed wasn’t the most comfortable but ok for one night!"…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

Hampton by Hilton Exeter Airport
Woodleigh Coach House
3.5 out of 5
Cheriton Bishop, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.4/5Wonderful! (257 reviews)

"The Woodleigh coach house a lovely little guest house with a cafe attached. It's a beautiful building. We walked down the road to The Old Thatched Inn for a meal in the evening. I'd recommend taking a torch and using the guest house's high vis jackets if you plan to do that."…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2020

Woodleigh Coach House
Holiday Inn Express Exeter M5, Jct 29
3 out of 5
Guardian Road Exeter Business Park, Exeter, England
Free cancellation
The price is £32 per night from 18 Dec to 19 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (980 reviews)

"It was just off the motorway, ideal on our return trip from Cornwall"…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2020

Holiday Inn Express Exeter M5, Jct 29
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St Andrews Hotel
3 out of 5
28 Alphington Road, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £55 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (288 reviews)

"The hotel is ideally located within walking distance to the city centre. There is free parking which is always a bonus. The staff were extremely helpful, professional and friendly. The hotel was very clean as was our room which was comfortable. The breakfast was excellent. No complaints from us. ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2020

St Andrews Hotel
Jurys Inn Exeter
4 out of 5
Western Way, Exeter, England
Free cancellation
The price is £35 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (955 reviews)

"new and not far from the city center. Worth for money."…"

Reviewed on 11 Oct 2020

Jurys Inn Exeter
White Hart Hotel by Marston's Inns
3 out of 5
66 South Street, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (358 reviews)

"Comfortable and good value for money. Central location."…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct 2020

White Hart Hotel by Marston's Inns
Mercure Exeter Southgate Hotel
4 out of 5
Southernhay East, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £36 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (979 reviews)

"Customer service excellent along with the hotel itself will definatley be re visiting this hotel"…"

Reviewed on 31 Oct 2020

Mercure Exeter Southgate Hotel
The City Gate Hotel
4 out of 5
Iron Bridge, Lower North Street, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £89 per night from 3 Dec to 4 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (231 reviews)

"Beautiful and clean rooms. Very quiet and great service"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jul 2020

The City Gate Hotel
Hotel Du Vin Exeter
4 out of 5
Magdalen Street, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £74 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
4.2/5Excellent! (609 reviews)
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"Great location. Room quite small quite dark and dusty although the room itself was clean. Good service and breakfast was nice."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2020

Hotel Du Vin Exeter
Exeter Court Hotel
3 out of 5
Off A38, Kennford, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £45 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
4.2/5Very Good! (806 reviews)

"Hotel and staff were excellent. Food was delicious,service was good.Would definitely use again."…"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2020

Exeter Court Hotel
Best Western Exeter Lord Haldon Country Hotel
3 out of 5
Haldon Drive, Dunchideock, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £47 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
4.2/5Very Good! (269 reviews)

"Beautiful elegant rambly country house on outside but up to date snd comfortable in side. Very dog friendly. Excellent supper and v generous breakfast fed me at lunch time too! friendly relaxed helpful service. Will definitelystay here again . Word of advice use hotel’s directions NOT SAT NAV , I ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

Best Western Exeter Lord Haldon Country Hotel
Gipsy Hill Hotel
3 out of 5
Gipsy Hill Lane, Exeter, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £59 per night from 7 Dec to 8 Dec
4/5Very Good! (269 reviews)

"Beautiful setting. Quiet. Really helpful staff. Good adaptations to Covid. Really nice breakfast options"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2020

Gipsy Hill Hotel
Kings Arms Inn
3.5 out of 5
Huishlane End, Exeter, England
The price is £45 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
3.4/5Good! (299 reviews)

"Love the relaxed attitude,the staff & great local friendly customers, also room7. Great value,please do not change it.😁😁😁.Dave Goodbody.👍👍👍."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2020

Kings Arms Inn
Great Western Hotel
2 out of 5
St David's Station, Exeter, England
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2.8/5 (239 reviews)

"Overnight stay, was fine"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Exeter

Exeter has a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Spacex, this destination is home to Exeter's Underground Passages and Dartmoor, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're hunting for affordable lodging choices in Exeter, the 14 budget accommodation options in the area give you plenty to choose from. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have earned good reviews from travellers searching for a bargain:

Woodleigh Coach House - Guest house - 3.5-star guesthouse. You'll find free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value and clean rooms.

St Andrews Hotel - B&B - Customers like this 3-star bed & breakfast for its good location and overall value. It offers free WiFi and free parking.

Best Western Exeter Lord Haldon Country Hotel - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Reviews mention the spacious rooms and convenient parking.

White Hart Hotel by Marston's Inns - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant at this property.

Gipsy Hill Hotel - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its comfortable beds and good location. It offers free full breakfast, free WiFi and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Exeter

Haven't settled on travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 19°F
  • Coldest months: February, March, January and December, with an average temperature of 4°F
  • Rainiest months: October, February, January and November, with an average rainfall of 3 inches
  • Driest months: July, June, May and September, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Exeter

Exeter attracts visitors with its fantastic dining options and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Spacex, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. If you're looking to enjoy the area's natural beauty, you can get outdoors at Exeter's Underground Passages, Dartmoor or Dawlish Warren Nature Reserve.

Travellers also like Exeter for its:
  • Theatre
  • Monuments
  • Shopping
  • University
  • Historical sites

Getting around Exeter

The nearest airport is 5.1 mi (8.2 km) away from the city centre in Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.). If you want to journey outside of the area, ride aboard a train from Exeter Central Station, Exeter St Thomas Station or Exeter St David's Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Exeter like for travellers on a budget?
Exeter has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Dartmoor National Park and Exeter Cathedral, this destination is home to Exeter’s Underground Passages and Canonteign Waterfalls and Country Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Exeter?
Based on reviews, Kings Arms Inn is a popular 3.5-star inn for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Great Western Hotel and Exeter Court Hotel.
How many low-cost hotels will I be able to find in Exeter?
Expedia has 14 hotels in Exeter that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Exeter?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Exeter, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of 7°C. Average annual precipitation for Exeter is 745 inches.
What is there to see and do in Exeter?
Exeter attracts visitors with its stunning cathedral and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Dartmoor National Park and Exeter Cathedral, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like National Trust Killerton and Exeter’s Historic Quayside, or check out the area’s cultural spots like at Exeter Phoenix Centre.
How can I get to Exeter and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Exeter can help keep you on budget. The most convenient airport is Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), situated 5.1 mi (8.2 km) away. If you want to travel outside the city, hop on a train from Exeter Central Station, Exeter St Thomas Station or Exeter St David’s Station.

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What's the best place to stay on a budget in Exeter?

Based on reviews, Kings Arms Inn is a popular 3.5-star inn for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free full breakfast and a restaurant. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include Holiday Inn Express Exeter M5, Jct 29 and Woodleigh Coach House - Guest house.

What's it like to stay in Exeter?

Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Exeter, and visitors give high marks for the cathedral and lively bar scene. Welcoming and quaint, this city attracts tourists with its theatres and university setting. Around the area, top sights include Dartmoor, Babbacombe Beach, and Princess Theatre. In Exeter, there are 157 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

Where is the best place to stay in Exeter?

Lower Thornton Farm is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star B&B features cable TV and coffee makers. Traveller reviews also recommend Woodleigh Coach House - Guest house and Mill Farm as top choices for your visit.

What should I see while I'm in Exeter?

Well-known for its theatres, the city's cultural venues include Exeter Phoenix Centre, Royal Albert Museum and Art Gallery, and Spacex. The city is notable for its cathedral and landmarks like Exeter Cathedral, Powderham Castle, and Rougemont Castle. The city's natural beauty is on display at Dartmoor, Exeter's Underground Passages, and Canonteign Waterfalls and Country Park.

Where is the best place to stay with easy access to University of Exeter?

Adjacent to University of Exeter, University of Exeter Holland Hall is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this property offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options close by include Jurys Inn Exeter and Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel.