Welcome to the
Great Western Hotel.

The Great Western Hotel is the epitome of a true English hotel, in Devon. It's Situated adjacent to Exeter St David's railway station we pride ourselves on a warm welcome coupled with high standards and sensible pricing. We have 35 en-suite rooms (singles, twins, doubles & family sizes) which have Sky™ television access as standard. We attract both leisure and business travelers alike.

Our high class ‘Brunels’ restaurant has an extensive a la carte menu and also caters for vegetarians. Additionally we provide an excellent, three meats, carvery choice on various days. There is a separate popular bar area, also available to non residents, which serves a wide selection of lagers, beers, wines & spirits. We pride ourselves on the varied and ever changing choice of real ales for which we have received various accolades from the Campaign For Real Ale (camra) over the years. The bar area also provides various meals and snacks supplied direct from our restaurant kitchen.

We also cater for conferences, weddings, parties, meetings etc. Please make your specific booking request online.

We are within walking distance of Exeter City Centre, the capital city of Devon, and the prestigious Exeter University. Also the secondary railway station, Central, is a mere ten minutes walk away and the coach & bus station a further five.

The famous Exeter cathedral is also in close proximity as is the historic Exeter Quay, which is a great tourist attraction too.

From just outside our hotel you can begin to explore Devon and Cornwall by various methods of transport. Besides Exeter St. Davids train station (Which incidentally has regular historic steam trains operating throughout the summer) there are taxi ranks and bus stops operating various routes. In addition we can arrange car hire to the hotel, delivered and collected free as a concession for residents, if you prefer to explore the area at your own pace. Visit our links page for further information and local tourist attractions.

We look forward to making your acquaintance soon.